Updated: Sep 23, 2020
Picking a good nickname for Pikachu, the most well-known and beloved character in the Pokemon universe, is an important job!
Below, you'll find a variety of different name ideas for Pikachu ranging from cute, to scientific, to serious, and even some references to old Pokemon folklore!
Good Nicknames for Pikachu
Sparky [the name of Ritchie's (one of Ash's rivals from the anime series) Pikachu]
Thor (the Norse god of thunder)
Mjolnir (Thor's mighty hammer)
LtSurge (the Vermillion City Gym leader)
Zeus (the Greek god of thunder)
Raiden (like from Mortal Kombat)
Raijin (the Japanese god of lightning)
Volkner (the Sunnyshore City Gym leader)
Wattson (the Mauville City Gym leader)
Pokemon Nicknames by Type
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