The New Pokémon Movie Is Pretty Much Ash Meets Tarzan

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The trailer for the upcoming Pokémon anime feature has been revealed. The movie is called Pocket Monster: Koko, and the trailer shows Ash meeting a Tarzan-like character.

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Below is said trailer.

Compared to the recent spate of Pokémon movies, this seems rather...different, no?

Illustration for article titled The New Pokémon Movie Is Pretty Much Ash Meets Tarzan

The poster’s tagline reads, “I want to tell you” in Japanese.

Pocket Monster: Koko will hit theaters in Japan this July.

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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