The Pokémon Company International, CinEvents and Fathom Events have announced that Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us will come to cinemas across the United Kingdom and Ireland next month.
There will be limited screenings at more than 300 cinemas on Saturday 24th November and Saturday 1st December, with additional screenings in select cinemas up until Monday 3rd December.
Those that attend select screenings will be able to receive a free sample pack of the Pokémon Trading Card Game, which will contain three random trading cards.
The movie continues on from last year’s Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You, and follows young trainer Ash Ketchum as he voyages with the adorable and fan-favourite Pikachu as they continue with their Pokémon-capturing adventures.
This will seem them arrive in the seaside town of Frau City, where an annual festival celebrating the legendary Pokémon Lugia is held each year – as it saved the town from danger in the years prior. When the festival’s livelihood is put at risk, Ash must team up with others in Frau City as well as some extremely familiar faces to face off a procession of Pokémon imposing threat to Frau City.
“We’re excited that fans will be able to immerse themselves in Ash and Pikachu’s latest animated adventure from their neighborhood movie theaters,” enthuses J.C. Smith, senior director of consumer marketing at The Pokémon Company International.
“Our continued partnership with Fathom Events allows us to deliver more quality entertainment experiences that delight the Pokémon community.”
To find your closest participating cinema showing Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us and to book your tickets, visit the Fathom Events website.