Pokemon, a popular Japanese animated series, is set to receive another movie. The new movie, titled Pokemon The Power of Us, is currently in development and will be show in “select locations worldwide.”
The Pokemon Company International announced today that they have renewed their partnership with Fathom Events to work on the new animated film Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us. The two companies have previously collaborated last year to produce Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! which was highly successful.
Pokemon The Power of Us
Just like the original story, The Power of Us follows Ash, Pickachu and a new cast of exciting characters as they go on a quest to rescue a seaside town from a series of threatening incidents. The movie is set during a festival celebrating the Legendary Pokemon Lugia. Although we do not know the region where the movie is set, the first trailer for the movie gives us a preview, check it out below:
“Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us gives fans and families an opportunity to come together in witnessing new plotlines, characters, and settings unfold in the Pokémon world,” said J.C. Smith, senior director of consumer marketing at The Pokémon Company International. “We can’t wait to bring the magic of Pokémon to life on the big screen again with Fathom Events’ expertise in event cinema.”
“We are excited to work with The Pokémon Company International on their latest entry in animation by debuting Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us outside of Japan,” said Ray Nutt, CEO of Fathom Events. “We look forward to delivering another high-quality Pokémon experience that will delight fans nationwide and abroad.”
Pokemon The Power of Us will be shown in select locations worldwide, with its US debut occurring in Fall 2018. Fathom Events will manage ticket sales for The Power of Us that will run for four days, 24 November, 26 November, 28 November and 1 December.