Nintendo and The Pokémon Company revealed the upcoming near field communication toys for Pokémon Scramble U. The set includes Bulbasaur, Pikachu, Torchic, Piplup, Lucario, Victini, and one special (or secret) Pokémon. This will be the first official set.
The official release indicates that there will be more NFC Pocket Monster figures in the future. Each figure is priced at ¥200 (US$2.08)There’s also a cute Pokemon carrying case for kids to keep the figures in at the suggested retail price of ¥780 ($8.11). Pokémon Scramble U for Wii U will use these NFC Pocket Monsters figurines and will make use of the Wii U GamePad’s NFC reader. From the 24th April, these figures will go on sale and distributed through the various Pokemon Centers across Japan.