The continuing anime Television series Pokémon Journeys: The Series has added a cast Yōko Hikasa as a gym leader and Fighting Pokémon user Bea (Saitō). Bea was recently noticed in the new Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield Nintendo Switch role as the new gym leader of Stow on Side Stadium. In the original series, she also joins in the World Coronation Series with her Pokémon named Grapploct (Otosupus). Bea was previously seen in the Pokémon: Twilight Wings anime as the gym leader of Stow on Side Stadium at that time her character was voiced by Eri Kitamura.
Pokémon Journeys: The Series was first premiered back in 2019 on Tokyo TV Japan and later on the after being dubbed in various languages the series first launched on South Korea on 8 April 2020 on an anime channel called Tooniverse and With Netflix acquiring the distribution rights of the show it was released in the US on June 12, 2020. The new season will follow the journey of Ash and a new lead Goh as they will explore over all eight regions of the Pokémon Franchise. According to the official updates, the show will add exclusive new episodes quarterly. Recently the anime was also released on A Canadian Television Anime channel called Teletoon and the franchise earlier also revealed that they are planning to launch the show in French as well later this year.
But with the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic the series is only half done as with the new safety norms the production was halted by TV Tokyo, MediaNet, and ShoPro on April 19, 2020. But recently they again started streaming the new episodes on the respective streaming services from June 7, 2020. And The First 12 episodes of the show are available for streaming and new episodes will be added quarterly as the franchise is planning the show to launch in France and the United Kingdom in the Fall of 2020. The recently released episode of Pokémon Journeys: The Series on Tokyo Tv was Hinbass and the Beautiful Scale (Hinbasu no Kireina Uroko in Japanese) which was released on August 2, 2002. And the forthcoming episode is Celebi: A Timeless Promise (Serebī ji o Koeta Yakusoku in Japanese) which will be released on August 9, 2020. This is all, for now, we will discuss more updates about the show in some other article.