Aug15

Pokémon Ultimate Journeys: The Series to air in the United Kingdom on POP from September 1st

The Pokémon Company International and Narrative Entertainment have announced that Pokémon Ultimate Journeys: The Series, the 25th season of the long-running Pokémon animated series, will be airing on the UK's popular kids TV channel POP from September 1st. New episodes will be broadcast every weekday at 6.30pm. The series will also be available to watch on-demand on the POP Player.
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Aug12

Use code「GANJ0UAG0882」to obtain Ash's Dracovish in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield

A limited-time distribution of Dracovish was announced for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield during the August 12th broadcast of Pokémon Journeys: The Series (Pocket Monsters) in Japan. This Dracovish is based on the Dracovish used by Ash Ketchum in the World Coronation Series. Players can redeem this Dracovish using the code「GANJ0UAG0882」. This code can only be redeemed until August 25th.
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Aug9

Pokémon: The Arceus Chronicles to make its English-language streaming debut on Netflix on September 23rd

The Pokémon Company International has announced that Pokémon: The Arceus Chronicles will be available for streaming on-demand on Netflix from September 23rd. This 4-part special episodes of Pokémon Journeys: The Series features Ash and Pikachu returning to the Sinnoh region, along with Goh, and meeting up with Dawn, Brock, and Cynthia, to stop Team Plasma from bringing back Cyrus back to the real-world. Pokémon: The Arceus Chronicles was first available in Japan on Amazon Prime Video as "Arceus: The One Called God". Netflix is exclusively handling the streaming release of this mini-series outside of Asia.
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Aug6

Ash's Pikachu and four Legendary Pokémon to be distributed for Pokémon Sword and Shield in Japan as part of 25 years of Pokémon Film Festival

The Pokémon Company has announced a series of distribution gifts that movie-goers can receive when they watch the re-airing of previous Pokémon movies: Pokémon Heroes: Latios and Latias, Jirachi: Wish Maker and The Rise of Darkrai in Japanese theaters that are taking place as part of the Summer Memories GET! 25 years of Pokémon Film Festival (夏の思い出、ゲットだぜ!25周年ポケモン映画祭). Codes to redeem Pokémon in-game will only be available while stock lasts, and can be claimed in Pokémon Sword or Pokémon Shield until September 30th this year.
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Aug5

Ash's Pokémon from Journeys: The Series to be distributed for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield

The Pokémon Company has announced that every Friday between August 12th to September 16th, a different passcode will be announced during the Japanese broadcast of Pokémon Journeys: The Series (Pocket Monsters in Japan). These passcodes allow Trainers to receive 5 of Ash's Pokémon from the anime, Dracovish, Dragonite, Gengar, Sirfetch'd, and Lucario, via Mystery Gift in Pokémon Sword or Pokémon Shield.
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Jun8

Fiery Reflections in Snow - Second episode of Pokémon: Hisuian Snow now available on the official Pokémon Youtube channel and Pokémon TV

Fiery Reflections in Snow, the second episode of the three-episode animated series, Pokémon: Hisuian Snow, based on Pokémon Legends: Arceus and set in the Hisui region is now available on the official Pokémon Youtube channel and Pokémon TV. The final episode will be released on June 22nd. The series is being produced by The Pokémon Company International in collaboration with WIT STUDIO.
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May27

Final 15 episodes of Pokémon Master Journeys: The Series now available on Netflix in the US

The final 15 episodes of Pokémon Master Journeys: The Series, the 24th season of the long-running Pokémon animated series, are now available on demand on Netflix in the United States. These episodes will continue to follow Ash Ketchum and his Pikachu climbing the ranks in the World Coronation Series, as well as Goh and Chloe, as they embark on their latest adventures in the Pokémon world.
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May18

"Onto the Icy Blue" - First episode of Pokémon: Hisuian Snow now available on the official Pokémon Youtube channel and Pokémon TV

The first episode of the three-episode animated series, Pokémon: Hisuian Snow, based on Pokémon Legends: Arceus and set in the Hisui region is now available on the official Pokémon Youtube channel and Pokémon TV. It is titled "Onto the Icy Blue". The second episode will be released on June 8th. The series is being produced by The Pokémon Company International in collaboration with WIT STUDIO.
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May12

Pokémon Ultimate Journeys: The Series - international dub of the Pokémon anime receives updated title for its 25th season

The Pokémon Company International has announced that the 25th season of the long-running Pokémon animated series will be known as Pokémon Ultimate Journeys: The Series when it sees its international release later this year. The series will continue to follow Ash Ketchum and his Pikachu, as well as Goh and Chloe, as they embark on their latest adventures in the Pokémon world. For viewers in the United States, Pokémon Ultimate Journeys: The Series will premiere on Netflix later this year.
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May7

New Pokémon Journeys Key Visual released - Masters 8 revealed

This week, the official Pokémon Anime Twitter account released a new key visual to commemorate recent developments in the Pokémon anime. The poster features the top eight trainers ranked in the Pokémon World Coronation Series, a championship to determine the world's strongest Trainer, with their Pokémon. From left to right, the trainers are: Lance with his Gyrados, Alain with his Charizard, Diantha with her Gardevoir, Ash with his Pikachu, Leon with his Charizard, Cynthia with her Garchomp, Steven with his Metagross, and Iris with her Haxorus.
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Apr27

Pokémon: Hisuian Snow, a three-episode animated series produced in collaboration with Wit Studio, will premiere on May 18th

The online animated series set in the Hisui region that was teased during the Pokémon Presents livestream on Pokémon Day 2022 has now been fully revealed. The new three-episode series animated series, titled, "Pokémon: Hisuian Snow", is slated to premiere on May 18, 2022, exclusively on the official Pokémon YouTube channel and Pokémon TV. The series is being produced by The Pokémon Company International in collaboration with WIT STUDIO, who previously worked on 2018's Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us in collaboration with OLM. Wit Studio is best known for producing the first three seasons of Attack on Titan, and has most recently been working on the incredibly popular Ranking of Kings, and this season's Spy × Family.
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Mar12

1-hour special broadcast announced for the 25th anniversary of the Pokémon anime on April 1st

The Pokémon anime will celebrate its 25th anniversary on April 1st. To commemorate this occasion, a one-hour anime special, featuring two Pokémon Journeys: The Series episodes, has been announced. VS shitennou 1jikan batoru supesharu (VS四天王1時間バトルスペシャル - VS The Elite Four 1 Hour Battle Special) will feature both new and returning characters, including the first Pokémon Journeys appearances of Clemont and Bonnie, who traveled with Ash in the Kalos region in Pokémon the Series: XY. The specials will air on TV Tokyo on April 1st, from 6.55 P.M. JST to 7.55 P.M. JST. The first episode of the Pokémon anime aired in Japan on April 1st, 1997.
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Feb28

Pokémon Legends: Arceus receives update to Ver. 1.1.0: the Daybreak Update; Pokémon Day Mystery Gift; Web anime teased for late 2022

Pokémon Legends: Arceus has received an update to software Ver. 1.1.0, "Daybreak". In addition to bugfixes, the Daybreak update adds additional content that will be available after viewing the game's end credits. In this update, Trainers will begin investigating mysterious mass outbreaks of Pokémon that are popping up all over the Hisui region. Players will also have a chance to battle powerful opponents, like Legendary Pokémon and wardens.
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