15 Pokemon Cake Ideas for Any Party That Are Sure to Impress

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You’ll surely be impressed with these awesome Pokemon cake ideas for your next birthday party or event. Whether you’re making a cake yourself or want to show a few ideas to your cake artist, you’re sure to find some great ideas below.

About Pokemon

For those of you who may not know, Pokemon is a popular cartoon and video game franchise that began in the 1990s. The premise is simple – catch and train different creatures known as Pokemon in order to battle others.

The games and TV series have been incredibly popular for years, and show no signs of slowing down.

Pokemon Cake Ideas

If you’re looking for some great ideas for your next Pokemon-themed cake, look no further. We’ve got a wide variety of cakes for you to choose from, so take your time and find the perfect one for your celebration.

1. Gotta Catch Em All

This awesome cake by @billytortas features everyone’s favorite Pokemon. There’s Pikachu, Charmander, Squirtle, and Bulbasaur. And of course, no tiered cake is complete without a Pokemon trainer.

five tier pokemon cake

2. Don’t Forget Jigglypuff

You don’t often see a cake that includes Jigglypuff, so I was so happy when I discovered this cake from @bmwildroudt. Jigglypuff is a rich and spoiled Pokémon who lives in a mansion with her sister Wigglytuff.

jigglypuff cake

3. Charizard

Charizard is known as a flame Pokemon, and is a favorite amongst many. Don’t forget to include a Pokeball in order to make the design complete. For more awesome cakes like this, check out Cakes by Jie.

charizard cake

4. Having a Good Time

These Pokemon are clearly having a good time together. It’s probably because they’re at some awesome birthday party for a lucky kid. I must say, Dulcerie Confeitaria did a fantastic job with this cake.

pokemon cake toppers

5. Pokeball Cake

I love Pokeball cakes because even novice cake decorators can put together a fun and attractive cake with this simple design.

pokeball cake
Credit: elena_calugher

6. Pink Pokemon Cake

You don’t often come across pink Pokemon cakes. I think that this cake looks so creative, unique and fun. Any child (or adult) would be happy to receive this birthday cake.

girly pokemon cake
Credit: esterkitchen_cake

7. Pikachu, I Choose You

Fans of Pikachu will adore this vibrant cake made from fondant, and vanilla birthday sprinkle cake with a vanilla Swiss meringue buttercream. Check out the talented @eveleighcakes on Instagram for more fun cakes.

pikachu birthday cake

8. Pokemon All Stars

This cake features Pikachu, a Pokeball, and loads of colorful stars covering the cake. A cake like this is perfect for the shining star in your life.

pokemon all stars cake
Credit: festejos_depequenos

9. Pikachu and Pokeballs

You can’t go wrong with a cake covered with Pokeballs and the fan favorite Pokemon, Pikachu. At the bottom, you can see a cute little Eevee too.

Pikachu and eevee cake
Credit: fleurspassie

10. Topped with Macarons

Take your cake to the next level by topping it with lots of goodies. This cake is loaded with delicious macarons and Ferrero Rocher chocolates.

Pokemon cake with macarons
Credit: furbsbakery

11. Two Tiers

If you want your cake to stand out, just add more tiers. This large two tier cake will be a showstopper at any kids birthday party.

two tier Pokemon cake
Credit: lilac_cottage_cakery

12. Pastel Colors

Think outside of the box like @lilyandfigcakes did with this pastel colored Pokemon cake. While most Pokemon cakes feature colors like red and blue, this cake uses pastels like orange, yellow and blue.

Pastel Colors Pokemon Cake

13. Pikachu Head

If you find yourself running out of ideas, you really can’t go wrong with a Pikachu head cake. For an extra treat, you can also include Pokeball cookies as a grab bag gift.

Pikachu Head
Credit: lunardidoces

14. Two Layer Pokeball Cake

Here’s a cake that uses both fondant and frosting. If you enjoy working with both, this cake by @nillas_tarteri should provide some great inspiration for your very own Pokemon cake.

Two Layer Pokeball Cake

15. Mini Pokemon

Keep it simple with this smaller cake that features three miniature Pokemon. The addition of the recipient’s name give this cake that special touch.

Mini Pokemon
Credit: sweetblessingsbydenisse

As you can see, there are many different ways to make a cake look like your favorite Pokemon. Some people prefer to use fondant while others may want to do it all with frosting.

The great thing is that the options for creativity and customization are endless when it comes to making a Pokemon cake. So if you’re in need of some ideas or inspiration for next time, we hope this list has been helpful in providing you with an idea or two (or three).