There is a new Mythical Pokémon in Sun and Moon. The character, however, is also appearing in the upcoming Pokémon reboot feature film.

Titled Pokémon The Movie: I Choose You!, the movie shows how Ash and Pikachu teamed up and goes from there.

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As the latest trailer shows, it also features the new Mythical Pocket Monster known as Marshadow.

Here is the full trailer:

Makes sense...I guess? This character was just revealed, so a movie cross promotion seems inevitable—especially for a flick that has Pokémon from different generations.

But, what’s up with that old guy having Red’s hat?


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