Published On: Wed, May 20th, 2020

Random: US Border Officers Seize Over 86,000 Counterfeit Pokémon Figurines

Counterfeit PokemonCounterfeit Pokemon© CBP

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) have reportedly held a shipment of tawdry Pokémon products that were on their approach to Skyder County, Pennsylvania. Officers in Harrisburg seized 15 boxes-worth of figurines nearing from Hong Kong and noted “plastic furnishing articles” according to a news on a CBP website.

The news cites that these Pokémon had a intensity value of “nearly $604,000” had they been a genuine deal. Evidently, a feign figurines were seized for violating US egghead skill rights. As we can see from a images supposing by a CBP itself, we don’t have to be a Pokémon consultant to mark that these competence not be genuine Pocket Monsters. Arbok and Wailmer in sold are looking a small worse for wear in a picture below. Maybe they’re Dittos carrying an off day?

Counterfeit Pokemon 2Counterfeit Pokemon 2© CBP

We’re certain The Pokémon Company will be gratified to see CBP doing their best to locate ’em all. However, if we know anything about Pokémon, it’s that there are always some-more on a way. We’re certain CBP will have a hands full tracking down a whole inhabitant Pokédex for a foreseeable future.

$7 for a dodgy Delibird or a feign Fennekin? We’re not certain we’d have paid that much, though over 86,000 total contingency have been value a neat sum.

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