Pop Culture Pikachu has a huge influence
on people to day. He start ed out in one of the most successful games of all time and then moved its
influence to other media. There are now Pokemon cards, stuffed animals, movies, tv shows, over 60
total video games, and even Pokemon pop tarts. You can basically think of any object and there is
a Pokemon version of that item. There are now 19 Pokemon movies all of witch feature
Ash Ketchem and his trusty side kick Pikachu. They where even on the cover of Times Magazine in 1997.