Pikachu-themed desserts, including a new McShake, McFlurry, and hot apple pie will be available in McDonald’s Japan as part of a Pokémon cooperation.
McDonald’s Japan has teamed up with Pokémon to create a line of delightful summer sweets. The menu, dubbed “Sweets Trio Fruits-Chu,” includes three products inspired by Pikachu itself.
From Friday, June 11th, 2021, a new McShake, McFlurry, and hot apple pie will be offered.
This summer, McDonald’s Japan will collaborate with the iconic video game franchise Pokémon.
There’s a McShake, a McFlurry, and a Custard Pie on the menu.
— マクドナルド (@McDonaldsJapan) June 7, 2021
Desserts with a Pikachu theme (Desserts include the following):
- McShake with Peaches
- McFlurry with chocolate and bananas
- Custard apple pie
Let’s have a look at them.
McShake with Peaches
Small (120 Yen or S$1.45) and Medium (200 Yen or S$2.42) peach McShakes are available.
Six different Pikachu-themed cup designs are available for the chilled treat.
McFlurry with chocolate and bananas
A thick milk-flavoured soft serve is blended with banana sauce, chocolate sauce, and banana-flavoured corn chips in this chocolate banana McFlurry (290 yen or S$3.50).
It will be available in three Pikachu-themed cup styles.
Custard apple pie
A crisp pastry is filled with warm vanilla-flavoured custard cream and cinnamon-flavoured apples in the apple custard pie (150 yen or S$1.45).
3 different Pikachu-themed package designs will be available.
— マクドナルド (@McDonaldsJapan) June 6, 2021
According to Netizens in Japan, The Pikachu merchandise will be available starting on Friday, June 11th. The apple pie and McFlurry will be available until mid-September, while the McShake will be available until mid-July. You will not, however, be able to select your design when placing your order.