The Pokémon Company International has revealed the official title and logo for the new Pokémon animated series, Pokémon Horizons: The Series.
The animated series follows dual protagonists Liko, whose partner Pokémon is Sprigatito, and Roy, who will encounter many characters during their journey, such as a group led by Friede and Captain Pikachu called the Rising Volt Tacklers.
Exploring the Pokémon world aboard an airship, the Rising Volt Tacklers’ members include Orla, who enjoys mechanical and electrical work and is accompanied by her partner Pokémon, Metagross; Murdock, who is skilled at cooking, and his partner Pokémon, Rockruff; Mollie, who specializes in healing treatments, and her partner Pokémon, Chansey; and Ludlow.
Liko and Roy will also meet Amethio, who is joined by his partner Pokémon Ceruledge and belongs to an organisation called the Explorers, and a popular video streamer known as Nidothing.
“Pokémon Horizons: The Series is set to be a thrilling journey that explores new wonders and makes fascinating discoveries about the Pokémon world,” explains The Pokémon Company International vice president of marketing Taito Okiura.
“The latest ‘Pokémon Horizons: The Series’ trailer sheds further light on the mysterious adventures that await Liko and Roy, and we invite Trainers to join in unravelling these secrets when the series begins premiering outside of Japan later this year.”
Pokémon Horizons: The Series will premiere around the world “in 2023 and beyond.”