It’s hard to decipher what kind of utilities you might need as a Pokemon trainer flirting in the Kanto region – I mean, what exactly do you need to pack to try and put an electrified squirrel in a ball ? Hey, the mind wonders. Perhaps a good start would be a selection of watches, bags and accessories from Fossil.
When it comes to Pokémon, and specifically its e-commerce platform, Pokémon Center, there are absolutely no limits to crafting and collaborations. If you can imagine it, you will find it. These are the perks of being one of the biggest multimedia franchises in the world, used to the full advantage of the brand.
While some of the biggest money to spend and earn on the franchise comes from its lucrative collectible cards, there’s plenty of fun to be had outside of collecting, trading, or playing. selling these – much less stressful means.
The latest brand to fully immerse itself in the Pokémon universe is Fossil. For this time, the watch brand has put a selection of products on the front of the stage; first and foremost, its globally respected timepieces.
Just like the pocket monsters of the Pokémon universe, the selection within the capsule collection is varied. If something metal is your cup of tea, stainless steel options are available, donning the Kanto region’s iconic starters – Pikachu, Charmander, Bulbasaur, and Squirtle.
If you’re looking for something with a more personal touch, each of these starters (except Pikachu) gets individual treatment on a 42mm mixed-material watch.
An additional option that features Gengar’s face was also available in an all-metal finish but unfortunately sold out.
There’s more to browse than watches from the full collection (which is available to buy online now), including a selection of leather bags, card holders and a metal key ring.