After Pokémon Go in fast pace our streets has been conquered, there seems now also that Pikachu and Co. on the white cloth are going to appear.
Production company Legendary Pictures has the rights of Pokemon Company bought for a Pokémon film. The film will revolve around detective Pikachu. The production will start in 2017.
In the late 90s was Pokémon a true hype over their trading cards and video games. There were 21,5 bijloen cards shipped, 279 million video games sold, and there was also a popular animated series.
An animated film is the new Pokémon, however, is not. Legendary Pictures talks about a live-action film. That is to say with real actors and actresses.
The Pokémon phenomenon is currently certainly still in full swing, witness the global success of the recent app Pokémon Go. (JVDV)