News New Pokémon, Bakugan Shows Debut in N. America Next Month
posted on 2011-01-25 13:09 EST
The Pokémon Company confirmed on Monday that the new Pokémon: Black & White television anime series will premiere on the Cartoon Network in the United States on February 12, while Canada's Teletoon network lists the February 13 premiere of the fourth Bakugan television series, Bakugan: Mechtanium Surge.
Before the American premiere of the Pokémon: Black & White anime, the Cartoon Network will run the North American premiere of the Pokémon Zoroark: Master of Illusions (Pocket Monster Diamond & Pearl: Genei no Hasha Zoroark) film on February 5 at 7:00 p.m. Pokémon: Black and White (titled Pocket Monsters: Best Wishes! in Japan) will then premiere with two episodes on February 12 at 9:00 a.m. The next generation of Pokémon videogames, titled Pokémon: Black and Pokémon: White, will ship on March 6 in North America. A new trading card game is also planned.
The official website for Canada's Teletoon network revealed that Bakugan: Mechtanium Surge, a follow-up to Bakugan Battle Brawlers, Bakugan Battle Brawlers: New Vestroia, and Bakugan Gundalian Invaders, will premiere on February 13. The first episode will air at 1:30 p.m. Eastern/Pacific Standard Time.