Wednesday, December 19

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Pokémon announces major new partnership with SUPER RTL

Pokémon announces major new partnership with SUPER RTL

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The Pokémon Company International has signed a major new partnership with SUPER RTL, Germany’s leading children’s channel. SUPER RTL has acquired multiple seasons and movies from Pokémon’s programming portfolio based on the globally popular entertainment franchise.  Pokémon animation will launch on the channel in December; significantly increasing the reach and availability of Pokémon animation in Germany. In addition, deals have also been concluded with Pop Italy; CMORE for the Nordics; Neox and Atresplayer in Spain; and with RTL7 BOZ and related SVOD, Videoland, in the Netherlands. These latest deals round off a busy year that has seen Pokémon animated content find several new homes throughout Europe since January. In the UK, Series 18 has just launched on Pop/Pop Max, with Series 1
Pokemon Go joins in for Pokemon Day celebrations

Pokemon Go joins in for Pokemon Day celebrations

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Marking the anniversary of the launch of the first two Pokémon video games in Japan back in 1996, Pokémon Day will see fun start at Pokemon.com, where an updated gallery of fans' Pokémon will be displayed using the hashtag #PokemonDay. "Pikachu is ready to lead the Pokémon Day celebration in Pokémon GO. From February 26 at 1pm PST to March 6 at 1pm PST (9pm UK time), any Pikachu you encounter in the wild will be wearing a festive party hat!" reads a Pokemon Company statement. "The Pikachu you catch during that time will keep its party hat forever, so be sure to look for this special Pikachu during its short time in the wild." Taking place on February 27, Pokémon Day marks the debut of the new Gallery Figures collection in the Pokémon Center. The first set includes figures of Eevee, Me