orasbanner

Pocket Monsters 1000th Episode Event Report


Image

On Saturday, November 11th, 2017, a special event was held at Sunshine City Fountain Square to celebrate 1000 episodes of the TV animation series "Pocket Monsters". Various stage events were held throughout the day and Fountain Square was crowded with many Pokémon fans!

Learn "Pose" with Kiteruguma

Guest's Kei Shindo (Lilie VA's), Hitomi Kikuchi (Suiren VA's) and Fumiko Takekuma (Māmane VA's) entered and appeared on stage and were challenged to strike fully powered poses. Kiteruguma was then called on stage as the master to help the three struggling guest! The audience's eyes were locked on Kiteruguma as it performed some poses. Not to be outdone, the guests intensely practiced the poses: "Fire", "Electric", "Ghost" and "Fighting" with the fans in the audience. When they began to strike poses to the Pocket Monsters Sun and Moon Ending Theme "Pose", the audience applauded!

Image Image

1000th Episode Celebration - Rica Matsumoto SPECIAL LIVE

Satoshi's voice actor Rica Matsumoto appeared on stage! With her partner Pikachu on stage with her, she sang the opening theme to Pocket Monsters XY&Z; "XY&Z" as well as the opening theme for Pocket Monsters Sun & Moon; "Alola!!".

Image Image

Pokémon Ga-Olé Special Stage

Ga-Olé Leader's Ren & Kazuki introduced Z-Moves using the Pokémon Z-Power Ring! Special guests Hideaki Takatori, Aya Ikeda and Tatsuyuki Kobayashi then sang the theme song of Pokémon Ga-Olé and livened up the stage.

Let's! PokéProblem!

In addition to Rica Matsumoto (Satoshi's VA), Kei Shindo (Lilie's VA), Hitomi Kikuchi (Suiren's VA) and Fumiko Takekuma (Māmane's VA), Keiichi Nakagawa who voices Professor Kukui joined the event on stage. Reina Ueda, Mao's voice actor also arrived. The Pocket Monsters segment PokéProblem is very popular and a quiz was conducted there on stage at the event. Those in the audience that correctly answered the quiz question from among the four options could raise their hand and they were given a special original tin badge! Children that got the badge directly from the guests were holding the badge with a joyful look.

Image Image

Fully Powered! Pokémon School Finale Stage

Following "Let's! PokéProblem!" with the five guests, Kaito Ishikawa, Kaki's voice actor surprisingly appeared on stage!

At the end of the live event, Rica Matsumoto sang the theme song to this year's movie "Aim To Be A Pokémon Master - 20th Anniversary"!

Image

Source: http://www.tv-tokyo.co.jp/anime/pokemon1000/#171116
Affiliates:

Pokemon Valhalla
LegendaryPokemon.net
Pokemon-Paradijs.com
Pokemon Espace
Entra in PokemonTimes.it !
Pokemon Research and Dvelopment - Project Pokemon
thePokeCommunity
Official Stores:
Pokemon Center Official Site
Pokemon Center Online Official Site
Pokemon Center Store
Official Sites:
Pokemon Official Site
Pokemon Official Japanese Site
XYZ Official Site
Japanese TCG Official Site
Pokenchi Official Site
Validators:
Valid XHTML!
Valid CSS 3

News Feeds:
Follow PM.net on Twitter
Follow PM.net via RSS
©2002-2017 PocketMonsters.net
Version 5.1778
Rendered in: 0.03136s Queries: 4

Pokémon, all assorted characters, images and audio are ©GAME FREAK, Nintendo, Creatures, TV Tokyo, ShoPro and The Pokémon Company.
All images, text and audio are used in an editorial context. No site content, information, translations, news, images or otherwise may be reposted to any website without expression permission from the staff.
Current logos by: Juno
Working!
Message