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Detective Pikachu Live-Action Film Moves to Warner Brothers

Several news outlets have reported that the live-action film adaptation for the Detective Pikachu spin-off video game is moving to Warner Brothers for distribution outside of Japan and China. Toho will continue to distribute the film in Japan. For those who aren’t aware the film for was initially set to be distributed by Universal, however this isn’t much of a surprise since details on the project have been scarce outside of some casting announcements. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.Currently the film is still set for a May 10,Read More


Pokémon the Movie: Everyone’s Story Trailers Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with new trailers for Pokémon the Movie: Everyone’s Story. The latest trailers feature a look at the main characters as well as the new Pokémon species, Zeraora. The film’s cast and staff for the film were revealed earlier this June.  The film will focus on Lugia and the new Legendary Pokémon named Zeraora. The film takes place during the annual Wind Festival at Frau City. The city is stated to be blessed by Lugia’s wind. The official website also updated with an official visual for the film. The visual is illustrated by Yoshitoshi Shinomiya. PokémonRead More


Porno Graffiti to Perform Pokémon the Movie: Everyone’s Story’s Theme Song

Recently new information regarding the upcoming 2018 Pokémon film has been revealed. For those who aren’t aware the 2018 film based on the Pokémon franchise is titled , “Pokémon the Movie: Everyone’s Story (Gekijōban Pocket Monster: Minna no Monogatari),” and is the 21st film overall. First, a new promotional video for the film was revealed, which previews the film’s theme song titled, “Breath,” which is performed by the Japanese band, Porno Graffiti.  The film will focus on Lugia and the new Legendary Pokémon named Zeraora. The film takes place during the annual Wind Festival at Frau City. The city is stated to beRead More


Omar Chaparro Joins Live Action Detective Pikachu Film Cast

Deadline has reported that Omar Chaparro has jointed the cast of the live-action Detective Pikachu film, however currently his role has not been confirmed at this time. The confirmed cast include: Justice Smith Kathryn Newton Ken Watanabe: Detective Yoshida Ryan Reynolds: Detective Pikachu Bill Nighy Chris Geere Rita Ora Omar Chaparro Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019.  


“Episode Zeraora” Side Story Manga Announced

The recent issue of the Coro Coro magazine has announced that a side story manga series based on the Pokemon the Movie: Everyone’s Story (Gekijōban Pocket Monster: Minna no Monogatari) film will be soon be published in the magazine.  The manga will launch in the next issue that will be released in May. The manga will be titled, “Pokémon the Movie: Everyone’s Story Side Story -Episode Zeraora- (Gekijōban Pocket Monster: Minna no Monogatari Gaiden -Episode Zeraora-), and will be illustrated by Kemon Kawamoto. Pokemon the Movie: Everyone’s Story will premiere in Japanese theaters on July 13.  


Pokémon: Everyone’s Story Extended Trailer Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel with a new trailer for Pokémon: Everyone’s Story. For those who are unaware, Pokémon: Everyone’s Story is the next upcoming Pokémon film and is the 21st film for the franchise overall. The latest trailer features another look at the film’s story and characters. The trailer also features a short preview of the new Pokémon species, Zeroaora.  The official international Pokémon Youtube channel also updated with a teaser trailer for Zeroaora.  Pokémon: Everyone’s Story will premiere in Japanese theaters this July.  


Pokémon: Everyone’s Story Film Trailer Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a trailer for the 2018 film. The film will be titled, Pokémon Everyone’s Story,” and is set to premiere in July. The trailer shows a look at several of the characters that will be featured in the film. The new characters include: Lisa with her Eevee Kagachi with his Sudowoodo Torito, a researcher with his Chansey Hisui with his Togepi, Totodile, Smoochum & Marill Rarugo No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  


Rita Ora Joins Live-Action Detective Pikachu Film Cast

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Rita Ora will be joining the cast for the Live-Action Detective Pikachu film, although currently her role in the film has not been revealed. The current cast list includes: Justice Smith Kathryn Newton Ken Watanabe: Detective Yoshida Ryan Reynolds: Detective Pikachu Bill Nighy Chris Geere Rita Ora No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.    


Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! Home Video Trailer Streamed

Viz Media has updated their official Youtube channel with the home video release trailer for Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! For those who haven’t been following the film was a re-imagining of the original anime series. The film premiered in Japan last July and was later released internationally via Fathom events last November.  The film also premiered on Disney XD later that same month. Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! will be released on Blu-ray and DVD on February 13.   


Bill Nighy & Chris Geere Join Live-Action Detective Pikachu Film Cast

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Bill Nighy and Chris Geere have joined the cast for the Live-Action Detective Pikachu film. The current cast for the film includes: Justice Smith Kathryn Newton Ken Watanabe: Detective Yoshida Ryan Reynolds: Detective Pikachu Bill Nighy Chris Geere Currently their characters have not been confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.    


Ken Watanabe Joins Detective Pikachu Live-Action Film Cast

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Ken Watanabe is joining the cast of the live-action Detective Pikachu film. For those who are unaware, Ken Watanabe, has starred in various films such as The Last Samurai, Ashita no Kioku/Memories of Tomorrow, and as Dr. Serizawa in the recent Godzilla film by Legendary Pictures.  Ken Watanabe will be playing a new character that be featured in the film named Detective Yoshida.  Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019.


Detective Pikachu Film Premiere Date Announced

Deadline has reported the premiere details for the upcoming Detective Pikachu film. For those who haven’t been following the film, Detective Pikachu is a live-action adaptation of the Pokémon spin-off game of the same name.  As reported earlier, Detective Pikachu will star Ryan Reynolds as the titular character and he will play alongside Justice Smith and Kathyrn Newton.  Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019.    


Pokémon The Movie 2018 Teaser Trailer Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a new teaser trailer for the next Pokémon film. While it doesn’t feature any clear details about the film outside of the film being produced once again by OLM and WIT Studio.  The trailer did however, revealed the premiere date for the film.  Pokémon The Movie 2018 is set to premiere on July 13th 2018.  No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  


Ryan Reynolds Cast in Live-Action Detective Pikachu Film

Yesterday, The Hollywood Repoter reported that Ryan Reynolds is joining the cast of the live-action Detective Pikachu film.  Ryan Reynolds will be portraying the titular detective himself so expect some crazy adventures along the way. As reported earlier, the other main lead roles will be portrayed by Kathryn Newton and Justice Smith. The story features Smith’s character as he searches for the whereabouts of his kidnapped father.  Along the way he will be meeting Newton’s character who is said to be  “sassy journalist” and Detective Pikachu who will help him on his journey. Currently no other details areRead More