Pokemon Journeys: The Series is gearing up for a huge new arc that will take on the Darkest Day story from the Pokemon Sword and Shield games, and a brand new promo for the sequence teased the premiere episode of this big new arc. First being confirmed to be within the works earlier this yr following the announcement that Pokemon Journeys would be moving to a new time slot, the sequence has lastly confirmed that the Sword and Shield arc can be kicking in with Episode 41 of the sequence airing on October 23rd in Japan.
To celebrate the upcoming premiere of the long awaited Sword and Shield arc of the series, Pokemon Journeys: The Series has launched a brand new promo for the episode titled, “Sword and Shield I, The Slumbering Weald.” You can test it out within the video above as shared by the sequence’ official Twitter account.
The new arc will be introducing Zacian and Zamazenta to the anime series formally following a tease from Pokemon Journeys’ second opening theme sequence, and they’re most definitely not the one Galarian Legendaries Ash and Goh can be assembly given what occurs within the arc within the unique games.
Pokemon Journeys: The Series describes the Darkest Day arc as such, “The giant-sized Pokemon are rampaging about!? [Ash and Goh] set off to analysis the unusual phenomenon happening there within the Galar area. Once they arrive, our heroes come face-to-face with the large, rampaging Pokemon themselves.”
The synopsis continues as such, “It seems the rampage is being brought on by a company scheming behind the scenes to recreate the ‘Black Night,’ an awesome disaster that befell the Galar area a protracted, very long time in the past! Once all of the mysteries are solved, the revival of this nice disaster will roar out throughout the land! Just because it appears although your entire Galar area is being thrown in a whirlwind of chaos, the 2 legendary heroes awaken from their slumber.”
But what do you assume? Are you able to see Pokemon Journeys: The Series tackle Pokemon Sword and Shield’s largest story? What are you most excited to see make its option to the anime? Are you excited to see Zacian and Zamazenta be a part of Ash and Goh on their journey? Let us know your ideas within the feedback or you’ll be able to even attain out to me immediately about all issues animated and different cool stuff @Valdezology on Twitter!