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

five tier pokemon cake

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.

2. Don’t Forget Jigglypuff

jigglypuff cake

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.

3. Charizard

charizard cake

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.

4. Having a Good Time

pokemon cake toppers

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.

5. Pokeball Cake

pokeball cake
Credit: elena_calugher

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

6. Pink Pokemon Cake

girly pokemon cake
Credit: esterkitchen_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.

7. Pikachu, I Choose You

pikachu birthday cake

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.

8. Pokemon All Stars

pokemon all stars cake
Credit: festejos_depequenos

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.

9. Pikachu and Pokeballs

Pikachu and eevee cake
Credit: fleurspassie

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.

10. Topped with Macarons

Pokemon cake with macarons
Credit: furbsbakery

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.

11. Two Tiers

two tier Pokemon cake
Credit: lilac_cottage_cakery

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.

12. Pastel Colors

Pastel Colors Pokemon Cake

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.

13. Pikachu Head

Pikachu Head
Credit: lunardidoces

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.

14. Two Layer Pokeball Cake

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.

15. Mini Pokemon

Mini Pokemon
Credit: sweetblessingsbydenisse

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.

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).