Today Pokémon Journeys: The Series tweeted a trailer for future episodes and also shared more information about the anime.
ゴウの #ミュウ への道は…⁉
— アニメ「ポケットモンスター」公式 (@anipoke_PR) April 23, 2021
Two new actors have been cast in the Japanese version: Hiroshi Kamiya will play Tsurugi and Ryoko Shiraishi will play Asahi, both of whom are on the Project Mew team. This is Shiraishi’s second time working in the Pokémon franchise, having formerly played Beautifly in Pokémon Advance.
The announcement also lets us know that Shigeru (a.k.a. Gary) and Iris will be coming back.
Pokémon Journeys: The Series began in fall of 2019 in Japan, and reached America in 2020 through streaming on Netflix.
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