Prepare to throw punches as Pikachu as Nintendo Australia has confirmed the Australian release date for the upcoming fighter Pokken – based on the hit franchise that everyone likes, Pokemon.

The game will arrive on the Nintendo Wii U on March 19th, 2016 which was previously only playable in the Arcade in Japan. This will be the first local hands-on with the game.

First production run of the game will include a special Shadow Mewtwo amiibo card which will unlock the playable character in the game.

We went hands-on with Pokken when we were in Japan for Tokyo Game Show 2015, you can watch it below: