21st Pokémon movie announced
Japanese theatrical release arriving July 13
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