Today, The Pokémon Company International unveiled a new Pokémon animated special, “Pokémon: The Arceus Chronicles,” which is inspired by the popular Pokémon Legends: Arceus video game and follows Ash, his Pikachu, and friends on exciting adventures through the Sinnoh region.
The English-language version of “Pokémon: The Arceus Chronicles” will premiere at a screening event at the 2022 Pokémon World Championships in London around 6 p.m. BST on Aug. 19, 2022, available on a first come first served basis. Outside of the 2022 Pokémon World Championships, fans around the world (excluding Asia) will be able to watch “Pokémon: The Arceus Chronicles” exclusively on Netflix on Sept. 23, 2022.
In anticipation of the “Pokémon: The Arceus Chronicles” premiere, The Pokémon Company International offered fans a sneak peek at the upcoming animated special by unveiling first-look screenshots and an official synopsis, as well as debuting the trailer on the Pokémon YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/rHimPkAq5V8.
In “Pokémon: The Arceus Chronicles,” Ash and his Pikachu team up with a trio of Legendary Pokémon to save Sinnoh from being destroyed. The animated special includes popular characters from the Pokémon animated series, including Goh, Dawn, Brock, and Sinnoh Champion Cynthia.