After more than twenty years of broadcasting, the announcement of a new season of the animated Pokémon remains a relatively important event for the industry as for the fans. And in 23 seasons, little has changed: Sasha is still not a Pokémon Master, still has not finished filling her pokédex, and continues to discover the world.
But for the first time in the United States, the show will not be intended primarily for television, since it is now in the category of Netflix Originals. Scheduled for June 12, it is the only country in the world where the platform has successfully acquired the rights.
Indeed, it is already on TV Tokyo in Japan, and will for example be broadcast on POP, Sony’s channel in the United Kingdom.
With the competition becoming fierce in terms of streaming services , between the arrival of Disney + or the development of HBO Max, the acquisition of such a popular program can hardly be considered a bad investment, even if it ‘is only from US territory The first twelve episodes will arrive directly on the announced date, and twelve new ones will be released every three months thereafter.