The Pokémon Company announced Pokémon Horizons: The Series will debut on Netflix on February 23, 2024. The premiere will take place just a few days before Pokémon Day 2024 on February 27.
Located in the Paldea region, Pokémon Horizons: the series is a new show from Pokémon universe. For the first time in decades, Ash Ketchum is not the main character of the series as the two protagonists Liko and Roy embark on an action-packed adventure. These two Pokémon trainers are joined respectively by Sprigatito and Fuecoco.
Pokémon Horizons: The Series on Netflix
Pokémon Horizons: the series will premiere on February 23, 2024 exclusively via Netflix in the United States. During Pokemon Day 2024, the anime will premiere on 9GB! in Australia. Furthermore, Pokémon Horizons: the series will arrive on Cartoon Network and Télétoon in Canada on March 2, 2024.
Watch the new trailer and check out the stunning key visual below.
“To celebrate Pokémon Day 2024, fans will be able to embark on an all-new Pokémon animated adventure when ‘Pokémon Horizons: The Series‘will premiere in more markets early next year,’ said Taito Okiura, vice president of marketing for The Pokémon Company International. ” With ‘Pokémon Horizons: The Series ” being the first new animated series released in over 25 years, longtime trainers and a new generation of fans can look forward to exploring the Pokémon world in a new and unique way. “
In Japan, The Pokémon Company recently revealed that Pokémon Horizons: The Series Episodes airing December 1-15 will include mini-episodes for a short 3-part anime focused on Terapagos. The anime will be broadcast during the credits of each Pokémon Horizons episode. The episodes will complement the current arc of the series, “The Brilliance of Terapagos”.
Here’s a synopsis of the animated series, courtesy of The Pokémon Company:
A new adventure begins in the vast world of Pokémon! Upon arriving at Indigo Academy, a girl named Liko receives her first partner Pokémon, Sprigatito. But she soon finds herself pursued by the Explorers, a mysterious group determined to seize the pendant necklace she wears. Liko is not alone, however, as Friede, Captain Pikachu, and the other Rising Volt Tacklers offer her protection aboard their airship. Meanwhile, a boy named Roy dreams of becoming a Pokémon trainer, unaware of the secret hidden in the ancient Poké Ball he carries. As Liko, Roy and the Rising Volt Tacklers set sail for new horizons, what kind of discoveries await them?