Sept. 8 (UPI) — The first official English-language trailer for the upcoming “Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You” has been released.
The trailer shared on the official Pokemon YouTube channel shows protagonist Ash Ketchum’s first moments after being matched with his iconic partner and series mascot, Pikachu.
“Where were you when Ash first met Pikachu? Journey back to where it all began in ‘Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!'” the trailer description states.
The film is described as a retelling of Ash and Pikachu’s origin story from the original animated series, featuring new characters and Pokemon.
Tickets for the film’s Nov. 5 and Nov. 6 release can be ordered online.
Fans who attend the screenings will also receive a free Pokemon trading card featuring the Pikachu in the film, as well as a QR code to download the Pikachu in the upcoming “Pokemon Ultra Sun or Pokemon Ultra Moon” video games.