The 90s beloved animated series, Pokémon housed every child’s heart of that decade. There was a time when people used to binge-watch the show on Television. And from that, it continues to grow ever and ever, now reaching its 23 seasons. It is one of the most popular franchises and has become one of the most recognizable anime series ever produced. The news has it that Netflix has bagged exclusive streaming rights to a new Pokémon animated series, Pokémon Journeys, which will land on the platform on June 12.

Netflix announced the news in a press release on Thursday along with it, shared an international trailer for Pokémon Journeys: The Series. The season will include another signature tune composed and performed by Walk Off the Earth. It’s a striking accomplishment for Netflix, given it’s the first run of a new Pokémon series airing exclusively on the service. Netflix progressed on its objective to turn into a home for anime and animated series.

Pokémon Journeys

Ecstatic about their new collaboration with Netflix, Pokémon Company International senior vice president Emily Arons said. “With their tremendous reach and ability for fans to enjoy content anytime and anywhere, Netflix is the ideal partner to premiere new episodes of the beloved animated Pokémon series in the U.S.,” We can’t wait for Pokémon fans of all ages to continue discovering the spirit of adventure and friendship in Pokémon Journeys: The Series, our newest season coming to Netflix this June.”

Though, the Pokémon Company International has locked deals with the other broadcasters around the world, but for now, in the US, Pokémon is about to become a streaming exclusive. Pokémon Journeys: The Series is the 23rd season of the Pokémon animated series which will be discharged on Netflix in June. The initial 12 episodes of Season 23 will begin getting debuted from June 12 on Netflix. From that, new episodes will be added to the administration quarterly for the rest of the period.

As per an official summation, Ash and Pikachu will be going to attend the opening of the Cerise Laboratory, a research facility dedicated to uncovering the mysteries of Pokémon in every region. In the journey, Ash meets Goh, another boy with boundless curiosity about Pokémon, and both boys are asked by Professor Cerise to become official research fellows. We surely can’t contain the excitement. How excited are you? Let us know in the comments section below.


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