Ross founded the UK Anime Network waaay back in 1995 and works in and around the anime world in his spare time.
Netflix have announced that, in conjunction with The Pokemon Company in Japan, the first 12 episodes of the upcoming Pokemon Journeys will air exclusively on Netflix in the US, starting June 12th. With Sun and Moon, Indigo League, I Choose You, Mewtwo Strikes Back – Evolution and The Power of Us all available on Netflix UK currently, it shouldn't be long before Netflix UK follows suit.
“Pokémon Journeys: The Series Synopsis: Pokémon Trainer Ash Ketchum has a new plan: see the world! But first, he and his partner Pikachu are headed to the opening of the Cerise Laboratory, a research facility dedicated to uncovering the mysteries of Pokémon in every region. Ash meets Goh, another boy with boundless curiosity about Pokémon, and both are overjoyed when Professor Cerise asks them to become official research fellows. With Ash as determined as ever to become a Pokémon Master, and Goh aiming to catch one of every Pokémon (including the Mythical Mew), our heroes are in for adventure and excitement as they explore the wide world of Pokémon!”
From the Press Release by Emily Arons of The Pokemon Company:
“With their tremendous reach and ability for fans to enjoy content anytime and anywhere, Netflix is the ideal partner to premiere new episodes of the beloved animated Pokémon series in the U.S. We can’t wait for Pokémon fans of all ages to continue discovering the spirit of adventure and friendship in Pokémon Journeys: The Series, our newest season coming to Netflix this June.”