Pokémon Generations Anime To Launch on YouTube

pokemon-generations-key-artA new Pokémon ‘shorts’ anime series is set to launch this Friday on the official Pokémon Company YouTube channel covering stories from the first to the sixth generations of Pokémon games. Spanning 18 episodes, the three to five minute shorts (trailer below) will premiere in English and an episode will be released every week through 23 December 2016. The company has described the series as follows:

Pokémon Generations looks back at each generation of the Pokémon video game series, diving into the stories of the games more deeply and getting to know characters and Pokémon better. Visit each region, from Kanto to Kalos, to relive the world of Pokémon like never before! ”

The news comes only days after the Pokemon Sun & Moon anime series was announced for this November to tie-in with the upcoming 3DS release of the game.

You can check out the new series on the Pokemon YouTube channel.