The official Twitter account for the Pokémon anime franchise began streaming a promotional video that commemorates the 25th anniversary of the anime assortment. The video recaps Ash’s journey and the Pokémon he has caught all by way of the current’s run. It choices the anime’s first opening theme tune “Mezase Pokémon Master” by Rica Matsumoto, the Japanese voice actress for Satoshi (Ash).

The Pokémon assortment moreover unveiled a promotional video and visual for the continued Pokémon – Journeys anime.


The Pokémon anime premiered in Japan on April 1, 1997.

The anime purchased a one-hour specific on Friday to commemorate the anime’s 25th anniversary.

Pokémon Journeys: The Series premiered on TV Tokyo and its associates in Japan in November 2019, two days after the Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield video video games shipped worldwide. The first 12 episodes of the anime debuted inside the United States on Netflix in June 2020, and the service added new episodes quarterly. The anime moreover premiered on the Canadian television channel Teletoon in May 2020.

Netflix premiered Pokémon Master Journeys: The Series on September 10. The second part of the anime debuted on Netflix on January 21.

Sources: Pokémon anime’s Twitter account, Comic Natalie