It’s onerous to be a father or mother and never be taught concerning the world of Pokémon, whether or not your youngsters commerce playing cards, play the video video games, or be taught the whole lot concerning the characters. Personally, I like walks with my 8-year-old the place we play Pokémon Go and seize critters.
And whereas the Pokémon TV sequence — that includes Ash Ketchum and his iconic yellow pal Pikachu — has been going sturdy since 1997, there’s a brand new sequence coming that appears completely cute, particularly for teenagers who just like the creature greater than the battles.
This week, Netflix introduced a brand new Pokémon cartoon that units itself up as being tremendous completely different from the opposite choices; it’s a mild TV possibility for teenagers (and perhaps additionally adults?) that appears soothing, low-stakes, and cute as heck. It’s a tranquil, chill present that could be a far cry from Pokémon battles and simply focuses on simply how cute these creatures are. And perhaps sprinkles in a life lesson right here or there?
Pokémon Concierge facilities on fundamental character, Haru, who’s the latest concierge at a tropical lodge that caters to Pokémon creatures of all sizes and styles. And she or he’ll be studying rather a lot as she navigates her job of creating positive that everybody has a good time on their trip.
Within the trailer, we see her coaching, assembly a wide selection of shoppers, and having enjoyable at her job and in paradise. Within the background, “Have a Good Time Right here” performs, by pop star Mariya Takeuchi, finishing the amazingly beautiful ambiance. Eevee, Dragonite and Magikarp are simply three creatures we will see throughout the clip, in varied states of being on trip.
The entire thing is a pleasant temper. Possibly the very best half is the animation — which seems to be to both be stop-motion or closely impressed by stop-motion — that makes you simply need to attain out and hug the entire characters.
The sequence is directed by Ogawa Iku with a screenplay by Doki Harumi, and the episodes clock in at a short 14 to twenty minutes every. It’s the primary collaboration between The Pokémon Firm and Netflix, and is created by Dwarf Studios, who additionally make the very enjoyable Rilakkuma and Kaoru sequence.
Pokémon Concierge will debut on Thursday, December 28, good for bingeing between Christmas and New Years, perhaps snuggling below a blanket together with your youngsters and a few good snacks.