Pokemon the Movie: The Power of Us to Screen in Select U.S. Cinemas

During a celebration of the legendary pokemon Lugia, a seaside town is beset by evil forces. Find out how Ash, Pikachu, and a group of brand-new characters fares later this year.
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Get ready, trainers. A brand-new Pokemon movie is making its way stateside this November. Partnering with Fathom Events, The Pokemon Company today announced that Pokemon the Movie: The Power of Us, an animated film starring Ash and Pikachu, will make its Western debut in select U.S. theaters as a limited release. 

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Known as Pokemon the Movie: Everyone’s Story in Japan, Pokemon the Movie: The Power of Us will screen in select theaters on the following dates later this year: 

  • November 24
  • November 26
  • November 28
  • December 1

As of this writing, tickets were not on sale and specific theaters had not been announced. However, fans interested in catching the release can sign up here for updates. 

Pokemon the Movie: The Power of Us follows a unique storyline that sees Ash and Pikachu (of course) battling nefarious forces in an idyllic seaside town. During a festival extolling the legendary pokemon Lugia, the dynamic duo teams up with a rag-tag group to do what they do best: save the world. 

Stay tuned to GameSkinny for more news and info on the Pokemon series, as well as Pokemon the Movie: The Power of Us, as it develops. 

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Jonathan Moore is the Editor-in-Chief of GameSkinny and has been writing about games since 2010. With over 1,200 published articles, he's written about almost every genre, from city builders and ARPGs to third-person shooters and sports titles. While patiently awaiting anything Dino Crisis, he consumes all things Star Wars. He has a BFA in Creative Writing and an MFA in Creative Writing focused on games writing and narrative design. He's previously been a newspaper copy editor, ad writer, and book editor. In his spare time, he enjoys playing music, watching football, and walking his three dogs. He lives on Earth and believes in aliens, thanks to Fox Mulder.