New Pokémon Anime Trailer & Art Introduces Protagonists Liko & Roy; Premiering April 2023
The Pokémon Company has shared a brand-new trailer for the upcoming new Pokémon animated series. With Ash finally moving on as the anime’s protagonists, two new characters will now take on that role; Liko and Roy. The former is described as the “girl with the awe-inspiring pendant,” while the latter is the “boy with the mysterious Poké Ball.” Other new characters include Friede and Captain Pikachu.
For those who missed this news, it was initially announced in the December of 2022 with a teaser trailer.
Japanese fans can look forward to an hour-long special premiere on April 14, 2023, though there is no precise word on when Global fans can look forward to the debut episode.
Additionally, the official Pokémon Twitter account shared concept illustrations of Liko and Roy, viewable below:
You can view the new Pokémon anime trailer below:
Netflix recently announced Pokémon Concierge, a stop-motion animated series occurring within a Pokémon resort.
Check out our coverage of the recently announced Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet DLC titled “The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero, launching throughout this year across two parts, including new areas, storylines, and more.
Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet are currently available on Nintendo Switch, with them having received a significant patch addressing various bugs.
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