Pokémon Origins Anime Debuts In North America This November


Pokémon Origins, an upcoming animated feature that tells the story of the original Pokémon Red/Blue games, will debut in North America on November 15th, The Pokémon Company has announced. The series will be streamed via Pokémon TV and will consist of four episodes and you can watch a trailer for it below.



Pokémon Origins will also be available via the Pokémon TV apps for iOS and Android devices. The story follows Red, the trainer from the first two Pokémon games, as he sets out on his journey to explore the Kanto region and challenges the Pokémon League, running into Team Rocket and his rival along the way.

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