News Pokémon: XYZ Trailer Reveals Saturday Cartoon Network Premiere
posted on 2016-02-17 00:00 EST
The official English Pokémon website began streaming a trailer for the premiere of the Pokémon the Series: XYZ (Pokémon XY & Z) anime on Cartoon Network on Tuesday. The trailer confirms that the series will premiere on Saturday at 7:00 a.m. EST.
The website describes the series' first episode:
In the first episode of the new season, Bonnie makes an unusual new Pokémon friend, and Ash encounters a new group of villains: Team Flare. This is an episode you definitely won't want to miss!
Cartoon Network also previously aired the four Pokémon Mega Evolution specials. The first special debuted in Japan in April 2014, and then Cartoon Network aired the special under the title Pokémon: Mega Evolution Special I in May 2014. The second special premiered in Japan in November 2014, and Cartoon Network aired it in America last February. The third special aired in Japan on March 19, and Cartoon Network aired it last August. The fourth special aired alongside the Japanese premiere of Pokémon XY & Z last October, and Cartoon Network aired the special last December.