Legendary Entertainment announced the upcoming live-action Detective Pikachu film will premiere on May 10, 2019.
The next Pokémon anime movie was announced at the Oha Suta variety show. Tentatively titled "Pokémon The Movie 2018", the film will feature the return of the Ash seen in Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!
The Hollywood Reporter reported that actor Ryan Reynolds (Deadpool) will star in the live-action Detective Pikachu film as the film's titular Pikachu.
Variety reported that actor Justice Smith (The Get Down) will star in the live-action Detective Pikachu film.
The Pokémon Company announced that the Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! will make its United States TV premiere via Disney XD later this month.
The official Pokémon YouTube channel posted a sneak peek at the opening sequence of the Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! anime. The opening features an all-new take of the classic Pokémon theme.
TV Tokyo announced their plans to commemorate the Pokémon anime's 1000th episode milestone! Airing for over 20 years now since April 1, 1997 in Japan, the series was rebranded multiple times, with Sun & Moon being the anime's current incarnation.
In an interview with IGN, Game Freak director Shigeru Ohmori revealed that Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon is the "culmination" of Game Freak's Pokémon work for the Nintendo 3DS.