The Kagawa Prefecture in Japan is well-known for its widespread Sanuki Udon noodles, however Pokemon followers additionally understand it for the affiliation with Slowpoke.
As a way to rejoice the twenty fifth anniversary of the Pokemon franchise, a bunch of merchandise goes to be launched as a part of a collaboration between the “Udon Prefecture” and Slowpoke.
The affiliation is much more evident to Japanese followers, as Slowpoke’s authentic title is Yadon, making the wordplay moderately apparent
The product lineup features a set of “Real Udon Slowpoke Keychains and Brooches” made by hand utilizing salt, water, and flour, that are the identical substances used to make the Sanuki Udon.
When you’d moderately have one thing truly edible, you may get the Slowpoke Oidemai Pocket that accommodates 300 grams of Oidemai rice native of Kagawa in a helpful pocket-sized bag.
When you’d like one thing spicier, the Galarian Slowpoke Curry Udon could also be for you, containing two servings of spicy curry noodles topped by the native Kagawa confectionery named “Oiri.”
Maintaining with the spicy theme, the following product is the Slowpoke and Galarian Slowpoke chili peppers, that are just about what you count on. You get each coarse floor and finely floor native ghost peppers named “Kagawa Mototaka,” which you should use on udon noodles or as an accent on your personal cooking.
“Pokemon Stand Udon Prefecture X Slowpoke” merchandising machines will probably be put in at native Pokemon facilities promoting authentic collaboration challenge like stuffed dolls. They are going to have an authentic distinctive design that includes Slowpoke, in contrast to the usual Pikachu design that you would be able to see within the gallery under. The ultimate design has not been revealed simply but.
Final, however not least, Slowpoke mailboxes will probably be put in in collaboration with Japan submit.
By the way, the affiliation between Kagawa Prefecture with Slowpoke isn’t restricted simply to the wordplay between “Udon” and “Yadon.”
Kagawa’s well-known Wasanbon sugar used to make conventional Wagashi sweets exhibits affinity with Slowpoke’s candy tail. On high of that, the native space has been affected by water shortages, so the idea that it rains when Slowpoke yawns can be fairly acceptable.
Unsurprisingly, the prefecture is residence to a complete bunch of Slowpoke-themed Poke-Lid manholes.