Twitter user Skooch recently purchased a 500 dollar lifesize Mareep plush for his girlfriend from the official Pokemon Center website.
The photo of his girlfriend hugging the 114cm plush has caught the attention of many people, triggering 615,000 likes and 97,000 retweets. Have a look below:
Japanese commentators have also reacted to this photo:
“Suddenly thought of melon bread for some reason”
“If Mareep doesn’t exist I couldn’t sleep”
“If I were him I’d divorce her”
“I’ve become a Mareep!”
“Mareep hasn’t won. Gold and silver (money) matters the most”