Pokemon Concierge released the first trailer on November 14, revealing the voice actor for the main character, Haru, the theme song, and the release date. The new trailer features Haru working in a resort for trainers and Pokemon. It introduces a variety of Pokemon to the resort such as Psyduck, Pansage, Pansear, Panpour, Dragonite, Pikachu, etc. Karen Fukuhara will voice Haru in the English dub version while Non (Suzu Urano in In This Corner of The World ) will voice Haru in the Japanese version of the series.
For the first time, the trailer also introduces the main theme song, “Have a Good Time,” sung by legendary singer Mariya Takeuchi, who is known for her legacy in City Pop, a popular Japanese music genre. Edition in the 1980s.
Joining Karen Fukuhara in the British cast are Imani Hakim, Josh Keaton and Lori Alan. Fairouz Ai (Jolyne Kuujou in Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean), Eita Okuno and Yoshiko Takemura will join Non as part of the Japanese voice cast.
Netflix has also released a new key visual for the series. This new image shows Haru and her friends with five Pokemon: Pansage, Pansear, Panpour, Psyduck, and Mudkip. Pokemon Concierge will be streaming on Netflix worldwide on December 28 and is expected to have 14 episodes, each 14 to 20 minutes long.
Pokemon Concierge is a new stop-motion series created by Pokemon and Netflix. It was first announced on February 27, 2023, during the Pokemon Present event of Pokemon Day. The film was directed by Iku Ogawa and produced by Dwarf Films. The series is written by Harumi Doki and the character designs are illustrated by Tadahiro Uesugi. Pokemon Concierge follows a concierge in training named Haru. She works with her fellow employees to meet the needs of the various Pokemon guests visiting the resort while she gradually discovers a new side of herself along the way.
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