The 25th Season of the Pokemon Anime Will Kick Off This Year – IGN
The 25th season of the Pokemon anime is getting ready to go global, with Pokemon Ultimate Journeys: The Series premiering around the world through 2022 and beyond.
The Pokemon Company International announced that the upcoming season will premiere in select markets “as early as spring” and in additional markets “through the end of 2022 and beyond.” The company also released a trailer, offering fans a sneak peek of what Ash, Goh, and Chloe will be getting up to as they set out on another adventure in the Pokemon world.
The stakes are higher than ever for Ash, Goh, and Chloe as their journeys continue!
Tune in for nonstop action, familiar faces, and Pokémon discoveries in Pokémon Ultimate Journeys: The Series, coming later this year! 🙌🎉 pic.twitter.com/43VGlLemMe
— Pokémon UK (@PokemonNewsUK) May 11, 2022
The trailer for the 25th season of the globally popular animation raises the stakes by teasing new challenges, goals, and plenty of thrills for Ash and his travelling companions as the Pokemon World Coronation Series tournament heats up. According to the official synopsis, “intensive training is in store for Ash, Pikachu and their Pokemon friends.”
“Goh embarks on a series of challenging trial missions to become a member of Project Mew,” it adds. “And as Chloe and Eevee learn about the different evolutionary paths that Eevee can take, will they be able to come to a decision about its future? Get ready for nonstop action, familiar faces from journeys past and more Pokémon discoveries to be made!”
Pokemon Ultimate Journeys: The Series will make its US streaming debut on Netflix later this year. In the meantime, fans can look forward to the imminent release of Pokémon: Hisuian Snow, a new anime miniseries that takes place in the same locale as the franchise’s hit videogame Pokémon Legends: Arceus. The series will debut its first episode on May 18.
Adele Ankers-Range is a freelance writer for IGN. Follow her on Twitter.