21st Pokémon movie announced
The 21st Pokémon movie has been officially announced on the morning show Oha Suta. Tentatively titled 「劇場版ポケットモンスター ２０１８」 Pocket Monsters the Movie: 2018, its Japanese theatrical release is set for July 13. As the date suggests, it will hit the big screen on a Friday, unlike any of its predecessors.
Furthermore, the official Japanese website states:
A new adventure, started by "I Choose You!". The latest info on the 2018 Pokemon movie is finally revealed!
The staff working on the movie includes:
- Director: Tetsuo Yajima
- Animation Supervisor: Kunihiko Yuyama
- Character Design: Shizue Kaneko
- Animation Production: OLM/WIT STUDIO
- Music: Shinji Miyazaki