Pokemon: Hisuian Snow premieres May 18, animated by WIT Studio

Today, Pokémon International announced Pokémon: Emerald Snow, a three-episode web series that will lead fans on new adventures in the ancient Emerald region of the Pokémon world.The series will premiere exclusively on May 18, 2022 Pokémon YouTube Channel and Pokémon TV.

Originally teased in Pokémon Gifts for Pokémon Day 2022, “Pokémon: Hisuian Snow” follows Alec, a young man studying to become a doctor, to the Emerald region and recalls the first time his father took him there the scene there.

Alec travels to the Emerald region in search of herbs. He is a mild-mannered young man who is studying to be a doctor. As a child, he accompanied his father to the Emerald region. When he was a kid, he had an adventurous and mischievous side.

alec’s father
Alec’s father was a woodworker. He originally lived offsite, but recently moved to the Emerald region to source materials. After something, he started to be afraid of Pokémon.

Zorua (Hisuian form)
An evil fox Pokémon living in the Emerald region. It is said that the souls of Zorua, who were banished from their native land and died, were resurrected in this form, fueled by their malevolent power over humans and Pokémon.

“Pokémon: Sea of ​​Water”, produced by The Pokémon International and WIT STUDIO, will premiere on the official website Pokémon YouTube Channel and Pokémon TV. Stay tuned for more information on release dates for additional episodes after the first episode premieres.


  • Director: Ken Yamamoto
  • Screenwriter: Takashi Kishimoto
  • Character design: KURO
  • Color Design: Ayaka Nakamura (WIT STUDIO)
  • Art Director: Yuji Kaneko (AOSYASIN)
  • Director of Photography: Ken Yokoi (WIT STUDIO)
  • Offline Editor: Akari Saito (Mishima Editing Room)
  • Sound director: Masafumi Mima
  • Music: Conisch
  • Animation: Wit Studio

Source: The Pokemon Company UK