In an exclusive by Comicbook.com, it was revealed that Build-A-Bear Workshop has selected Squirtle, the beloved first-generation water Pokemon, as their newest addition to their Pokemon Build-A-Bear family. This will be the fourth Pokemon to join the Build-A-Bear family, joining Eevee, Pikachu, and Charmander.
Now what all will be available with this newest addition to the Build-A-Bear family?
Each Squirtle plush will come with an Build-A-Bear Workshop Exclusive Pokemon Trading Card Game (TCG) card emblazoned with the Build-A-Bear logos. Like other Pokemon plushes, Squirtle will come with two outfits: a Ultra Ball Hoodie that can be bought in stores and a Poke Ball Slicker that is only available through Build-A-Bear’s website. Fans can also choose to buy an online exclusive set that comes with a 6-in-1 Squirtle Sound chip, both outfits, and the Pokemon Trading Card in addition to the Squirtle plush. The sound chip and the rain slicker are both only available as part of Build-A-Bear’s online exclusive set.
The Squirtle plush by itself will be $28. The Deluxe edition will sell for $60. The Ultra Ball Hoodie can be bought separately for $10.50.
Squirtle will be available in stores and online on the Build-A-Bear website on June 1. You can also sign up for notifications via the Build-A-Bear website, so they can notify you as soon as they post it.
Check out the photos of the different Squirtle plush below and let us know your thoughts.