The Pokemon Company and Universal Studios Japan announce a new partnership

The Pokémon Company and Universal Studios Japan announced a new partnership between two entertainment leaders. Universal Studios Japan and Pokémon Company will establish a long-term partnership to jointly explore groundbreaking entertainment methods. Starting in 2022, guests will be immersed in the world of Pokémon through innovative technology and creativity.

Pokémon is loved by fans all over the world. We are honored to establish a long-term partnership with the Pokémon Company and to develop groundbreaking Pokémon entertainment for Pokémon fans and our guests at Universal Studios Japan. The globally popular Pokémon character combined with Universal’s innovative approach to creating authentic and unique theme park entertainment is guaranteed to bring excitement to the entire family. Our efforts to develop new guest experiences will continue to help revitalize the travel market.

JL Bonnier (President and CEO of USJ LLC)

The incredible team at Universal Studios Japan has a creative vision and leading expertise in world-class theme park technology and can imagine a unique Pokémon experience. For 25 years, Pokémon has curated a trend-setting innovation tradition, and at the same time has become one of the most popular entertainment brands in the world through video games and animation. The strategic alliance with Universal Studios Japan reflects our commitment to continue to deliver the fun of Pokémon in an evolving way in the coming years. We look forward to the day when we can welcome fans from all over the world to enjoy it.

Tsuneka Ishihara (President and CEO of Pokémon Company)

Source: Public Relations