The New Pokémon Movie Is Pretty Much Ash Meets Tarzan

Screenshot: Pokemon Company
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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.

Below is said trailer.

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

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

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

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