Pikachu

Xatu

Pikachu wearing a batik shirt

As part of the “Pikachu's Indonesia Journey” project, you'll get to see Pikachu wearing batik, an art and tradition recognized in 2009 as part of our Intangible Cultural Heritage!

Design

  • A chic batik pattern, incorporating elements of Pikachu and Poké Balls in its design.

  • Weaved into this Batik motif are patterns of PokéBall and the Mystic Pokémon, Xatu, lending their color palette to a lively yet chic and formal design.

Process of making a batik

Process 1 - Diketeli

Process 1 - Diketeli

Exploring materials. Soaking the base cloth overnight.

Process 2 - Nyanting

Process 2 - Nyanting

Exploring patterns. Cover the pattern with wax to prevent being dyed.

Process 3 - Nyelup

Process 3 - Nyelup

Exploring colors. Dipping the cloth in the dyeing liquid.

Process 4 - Nglorod

Process 4 - Nglorod

Removing wax by washing the cloth in hot water mixed with soda ash solution.

Process 5 - Mepe

Process 5 - Mepe

Drying the wet cloth under the sunshine.

Check out this video showing the secrets of the batik-making process!

Come meet
Pikachu wearing a batik shirt

Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO

A wild Batik Pikachu appears in Bali!
Making their debut on Saturday, March 2, 2024, these special Pikachu will keep appearing all year round!


Event appearances!

Come take a picture with this special Pikachu in “Pikachu’s Indonesia Journey” events!


Pikachu wearing a Batik shirt
Promo Card

This promo card can be obtained at various places such as GYM stores, retail stores, and Pokémon TCG events.


Pikachu Pokémon Plush

Collect all the plush which can be obtained from events.