With the Pokémon TV anime returned to Japanese TV screens, the present Pokémon World Championship arc is again into full swing. With the event being set within the Galar area – the identical area as the most recent entries within the Pokémon video video games, Pokémon Sword and Protect –, a complete new set of characters are showing within the long-running TV anime, reminiscent of Sonia, alongside characters we have identified from earlier TV anime sequence.
Sonia, the professors assistant within the Sword and Protect video games and Leon’s rival/buddy, will probably be making her TV anime debut subsequent week with Marina Inoue set to voice her. Inoue is most identified for being the voice of Armin in Assault on Titan, Momo Yaoyorozu in My Hero Academia, and Sodachi Oikura within the Monogatari sequence beginning with OWARIMONOGATARI. Sonia has already appeared in anime kind within the Pokémon Twilight Wings particular, with Lynn voicing the character.
Inoue beforehand voiced the Aria within the Pokémon XY TV anime sequence and Malva within the Pokémon Generations mini net anime.
Extra photos from the upcoming episode set to air in Japan subsequent Sunday:
Additionally debuting in subsequent week’s episode is dragon-type Fitness center chief Raihan, voiced by Tatsuhisa Suzuki (Makoto within the Free! – Iwatobi Swim Membership sequence). Raihan will probably be battling it out with Leon within the Pokémon World Championship.
Pokémon Journeys: the sequence is presently streaming on Netflix, with 12 episodes presently launched on the platform dubbed into English. No phrase but on when the subsequent batch of episodes will probably be launched.
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Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll Information. He additionally runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff known as TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photographs of his travels on Instagram.