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    Friday December 13, 2019
  • MPC, Studio Who Worked on Sonic and Detective Pikachu, Closes Its Doors

    Unknown number of animators will be losing their jobs just before Christmas

    With less than two weeks to Christmas, employees of the Vancouver branch of CG studio Moving Picture Company discovered it would be closing its doors. Much is still unknown about the move, including how many will be affected. Get what we know so far after the jump.

  • Wednesday December 4, 2019
  • Weathering with You, PROMARE, and More Nominated for Annie Awards

    Okko's Inn joins the main features in the indie category

    The nominees for the 47th Annie Awards have been revealed, representing a wide array of features and shorts showcasing excellence in animation. As usual, there's a little bit of anime in the mix, and this time the main honors go to Weathering with YouPROMARE, and Okko's Inn. Read on for more.

  • Thursday August 1, 2019
  • Smooshy-Faced Detective Pikachu to Become a Stuffed Toy

    He just wanted to be the very best...

    The title character of Detective Pikachu won hearts in theaters, but one of the most popular things about him has been his smooshy sad face. The Pokémon Company noticed, and now a sad Detective Pikachu plush toy is in the works! Get a look after the jump.

  • Friday May 24, 2019
  • MegaHouse Releases Adorable Life-Size Detective Pikachu Action Doll

    40 cm-tall lovely item will be shipped in late December of 2019

    Japanese toy/figure maker MegaHouse (Bandai Namco group) has listed a life-size high-end action doll of Pikachu from the live-action film Pokemon Detective Pikachu at the price of 21,780 yen (about 199 US dollars). Pre-orders for the 40 cm-tall item will be accepted at select stores from May 25. Check out its lovely details after the jump!

  • Monday May 13, 2019
  • Japan Box Office: Detective Pikachu Leads Weekend, While Detective Conan Nears 8 Billion Yen

    "Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress" ranks No.1 in Pia's first day satisfaction ranking

    In its second weekend of release in Japan, Pokemon Detective Pikachu, the live-action film adaptation of the 2016 video game of the same name, jumped up to the top spot in the ticket sales ranking from third in its opening weekend, with 312 million yen from the 209,000 tickets sales. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Detective Pikachu Boasts Best U.S. Opening for a Video Game Movie

    Pokémon's first live-action feature did well despite not toppling Endgame

    It may not have been able to take down the record-breaking reign of Avengers: Endgame, but Pokémon: Detective Pikachu managed to break a record of its own during its first weekend in the U.S. box office. Read on for more!

  • Friday May 10, 2019
  • Detective Pikachu Is Cool, Cute And Forges Its Own Path

    There's something to like for every level of the Pokemon fandom in here

    Detective Pikachu is out and Crunchyroll has a review! Is it a Pokéfailure, or is it the very best, like no video game movie ever was? Find out by hitting the jump!

  • Who's That Pokémon? We Rate 9 of Detective Pikachu's Monster Makeovers!

    From the cute to the creepy—how do Ryme City's monsters stack up?

    The Pokémon in Detective Pikachu come to life onscreen like never before—but how do they match up to the originals? In honor of the film, now in theaters, we're taking a look at a few of the familiar monsters who appear in the film. How do they fare in CG? Get the breakdown after the jump!

  • Tuesday May 7, 2019
  • Ryan Reynolds "Leaks" 100-Minute Pikachu Film

    He's at it again

    When Ryan Reynolds took the role of Detective Pikachu, we knew we were in for a wild ride. But the 'mon with the mouth has sprung a big surprise on us: a 100-minute video claiming to be a leak of the movie! Is it all it claims to be? See for yourself after the jump!

  • Detective Pikachu Invades Pokémon GO with New Items and Encounters

    You might even be able to catch your own Pika-sleuth!

    Excited about Detective Pikachu? Pokémon GO is building the hype! Players can get in-game avatar items, take part in raids and research related to the film's 'mons, and maybe even snap a picture of Detective Pikachu. Hit the jump for details!

  • Wednesday May 8, 2019
  • Live Action Pokémon Existed Way Before Detective Pikachu

    Do you remember any of these classic commercials?

    If you grew up as a Pokémon fan in the 90s, you know that the upcoming movie isn't the first time that Pokémon have shown up in a live action setting. They were everywhere in the early commercials. Hit the jump to catch 'em all: