The Pokémon Company has announced the title of the 23rd season of the English dub version of Pokémon the Series. It is officially titled Pokémon Journeys: The Series, which follows the events that happened in Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon—Ultra Legends. Read on below for more details:
Today, The Pokémon Company International and Netflix announced that upcoming seasons of the iconic Pokémon animated series will premiere exclusively on Netflix in the U.S. The partnership kicks off with the launch of the first 12 episodes of the new 23rd season of the series on June 12, 2020. Additional new episodes of “Pokémon Journeys: The Series” will be added quarterly on Netflix for the duration of the season. Meanwhile, Pokémon Journeys: The Series will make its premiere in the UK via the TV channel POP on September 1. It will premiere in Canada via Teletoon on May 9.
In celebration of this announcement, The Pokémon Company International and Netflix also unveiled the first international trailer and details for “Pokémon Journeys: The Series” today. Fans can look forward to an all-new narrative following Ash and his partner Pikachu as they embark on adventures across multiple regions in the Pokémon world, meeting new characters and discovering more Pokémon along the way.
“Pokémon Journeys: The Series” Synopsis:
Pokémon Trainer Ash Ketchum has a new plan: see the world! But first, he and his partner Pikachu are headed to the opening of the Cerise Laboratory, a research facility dedicated to uncovering the mysteries of Pokémon in every region. Ash meets Goh (Go), another boy with boundless curiosity about Pokémon, and both are overjoyed when Professor Cerise (Professor Sakuragi) asks them to become official research fellows. With Ash as determined as ever to become a Pokémon Master, and Goh aiming to catch one of every Pokémon (including the Mythical Mew), our heroes are in for adventure and excitement as they explore the wide world of Pokémon!
“Pokémon Journeys: The Series” will also feature a new theme song written and performed by the band Walk off the Earth. Fans can view a new trailer for the upcoming season and hear part of the new theme song via the official Pokémon YouTube channel here:
Pokémon Journeys: The Series | Official Trailer
📅 June 12
❓ Ash, Pikachu…and you!
It’s time to gear up for a new adventure, Trainers. The journey continues for Ash and Pikachu in Pokémon Journeys: The Series!
Source: The Pokémon Company International