Pikachu is a Japanese fictional cartoon character that appears in video games, TV shows, movies, trading cards and comic books. The first game Pikachu featured in was Pokemon Red and Blue which released in 1996. Pikachu was designed by Atsuko Nishida and Ken Sugimori. The character of Pikachu is one of the major characters in the world of Pokemon as well as it’s mascot, and is popular all over the world. Here are some pictures of Pikachu.