It's not a contamination problem, not a ban designed to reduce the transfer of biological material as we battle against a stubborn pandemic.
Well, we can confirm t-shirts, five vacation t-shirts for five different characters. We're also confident that Pikachu, Bulbasaur and Charmander make up three of the five.
Redditor FiammaFenice has shared some amazing photographs of the board game Carcassonne re-themed into a game of Pokemon.
You can see what the character looked like in a previous evolution and what they'll look like next.
It's been 25 years since Pokemon Red and Blue for the Game Boy came out. Generation I introduced 151 Pokemon, and we've had a further 700 since then.
Each of the one-of-kind boxes contains four exclusive items, a black hoodie, embroidered socks, a white cosmetics bag and a black cap. There will only be 2,500 units for sale.
Mochii Makes kawaii and geeky art, and there are bookmarks, stickers and lots of birthday card options available.
There's a quite remarkable bed that Bandai have on pre-order. A bed? A pillow? A sleeping bag for the office? A geeky power nap?
The two most popular anime on the platform are Pokémon: Mewtwo Strikes Back - Evolution and Blood Of Zeus.
The previous highest price, set last year, was $78,000 and that's been soundly beaten by a new $198,000 total.