Detective Pikachu Returns to Nintendo Switch:

Detective Pikachu Returns launches worldwide on October 6, 2023.

Release Date

The game is exclusively available on Nintendo Switch.

Exclusive Platform

It serves as a sequel to the 2016 Nintendo 3DS title, Detective Pikachu.

Sequel Status

The sequel is priced at $49.99 or £39.99.


Players can pre-order the game through the official website.


Expect appearances from Detective Pikachu, Tim Goodman, Howard Myers, and more.

Key Characters

Gameplay involves Pikachu riding other pocket monsters, such as Growlithe.

Interactions with Pokemon