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"Black & White" anime to resume in UK this September

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caption="Pokémon: Black & White," is the 14th dub season of the Pokémon anime |
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tagline=Episodes 1-14 repeated in summer holidays due to Sendai earthquake and tsunami |
blurb=CITV, who have aired the first fourteenNew episodes of the "Pokémon: Black & White" anime series sincehad beginningbeen airing in the seriesUnited inKingdom on CITV since June. Today, todaythough, startedthey began to re-airingair the series starting from ''In the Shadow offirst Zekrom''episode. AsBulbgarden themoderator return to repeats was rather sudden, fansJoshawott contacted ITVthem (theto parentfind companyout of CITV) inquiring aboutwhy the decisionseries towas start repeatsrepeating so prematurely. ITV has since responded. }}
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{{wp|CITV}}, who have aired the first fourteenNew episodes of the ''{{bp|Season 14|Pokémon: Black & White}}'' anime series sincehad beginningbeen airing in the seriesUnited inKingdom on {{wp|CITV}} since [[Black & White to get June debut in UK|June]]. Today, todaythough, startedthey began to re-airingair the series fromstarting with the first episode, ''{{bp|BW001|In the Shadow of Zekrom!}}''. AsBulbagarden themoderator return<span toclass="plainlinks">[http://bmgf.bulbagarden.net/members/2739.html repeatsJoshawott]</span> was ratherone sudden,of several fans contactedto email CITV's parent company {{wp|ITV}} (the parent company of CITV)and inquiringinquire about the decision to start repeats so prematurely. ITV has since responded.
 
TheHe company has explained thatreceived the reasoningfollowing behind starting the repeats was that the production of {{bp|Season 14|Pokémonresponse: Black & White}} was delayed due to the [[Sendai earthquake, tsunami impact Pokémon officials|Sendai earthquake and tsunami]] in March, and that the best time to repeat the series would be in the recently started summer holidays, as most children are expected to be away during that period. New episodes are currently scheduled to begin in September, and continue through autumn.
{{quote|cat=no|Unfortunately, due to events in Japan earlier this year, the production of Season 14 of Pokemon [''sic''] was delayed. Consequently, we've chosen to repeat the first 14 episodes over the summer holidays when people might be away.
 
We will, however, return to new episodes from September and continue the series through to Autumn.|CITV}}
 
 
This message no doubt refers to the delay in production of ''Pokémon: Black & White'' caused by the [[Sendai earthquake, tsunami impact Pokémon officials|Sendai earthquake and tsunami]] in March.
 
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