2016 Pokémon Film's 2nd Trailer, 3rd Teaser Videos Preview YUKI's Theme Song

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The Pokémon Company Japan began streaming the second trailer on Thursday for the Pokémon the Movie XY & Z: Volcanion to Karakuri no Magearna (Pokémon the Movie XY & Z: Volcanion and the Tricky Magearna, official English title not yet revealed) anime film.

Jarvis: A miraculous Pokémon born through mysterious science... If I can get my hands on it...
Narrator: Magearna, the machine Pokémon who appeared in front of Satoshi and his friends...
Citron: Glorious! Absolutely glorious!
Narrator: And the human-hating Volcanion.
Volcanion: Hey, spark mouse! Humans aren't to be trusted!
Satoshi: That's not true!
Narrator: But suddenly...
Satoshi: Stop! Magearna!
Jarvis: I shall obtain the Soul Heart!
Volcanion: Time to go off with a blast!
Satoshi: You have to stop, Volcanion!
Narrator: The greatest touching moments in all of Pokémon... And...
Nyarth (Meowth): No...! I can't hear Magearna's voice!
Kimia: Raquelle!! What are you doing!?
Raquelle: It's for the sake of this country, Sister!
Narrator: The hottest battle of the summer is waiting for you!
Volcanion: Time for you to fly!
Narrator: Pokémon the Movie XY & Z: Volcanion to Karakuri no Magearna

The Pokémon Company Japan also began streaming the third teaser for the film.

Narrator: The hottest battle in Pokémon history! And...
Satoshi: Stop!
Jarvis: If I can get my hands on it...
Volcanion: Time to go off with a blast!
Satoshi: Volcanion!
Nyarth: I can't hear Magearna's voice!
Narrator: The most touching moments of the summer are waiting for you!
Volcanion: Time for you to fly!
Narrator: Pokémon the Movie XY & Z: Volcanion to Karakuri no Magearna

Both videos preview YUKI's theme song "Post ni Koe o Nageirete" (Put Your Voice in the Post Box). The videos also reveals the film's guest voice cast.

The guest stars include (from left to right):

  • Shoko Nakagawa as Kimia's younger brother Raquelle
  • Kabuki actor Somegorō Ichikawa VII as Volcanion
  • Actress Mayu Matsuoka as Azod Kingdom's princess Kimia
  • Kouichi Yamadera as Jarvis, the cabinet minister who plans to rule Azod

The film will mark Ichikawa and Matsuoka's voice acting debut.

The end of the trailer also reveals that those who buy advance tickets will receive a code to download Volcanion, and a limited edition poster. The poster is limited to 300,000 items.

The film will open in Japan on July 16.

The Pokémon Company International previously revealed the new Mythical Pokémon Magearna, which will be key to the film's plot. Magearna is an Artificial Pokémon, created by humans 500 years ago The Pokémon Company International describes the film follows:

In this latest Pokémon full-length feature film, a mysterious force binds Ash to the Mythical Pokémon Volcanion when it falls from the sky. Volcanion can't get away, and Ash is dragged along as it continues on its mission. They arrive in a city of cogs and gears, where a corrupt minister has stolen the ultimate invention: the Artificial Pokémon Magearna, created 500 years ago. The minister plans to use Magearna's mysterious power to take control of the mechanical kingdom. Can Ash and Volcanion work together to rescue Magearna? One of the greatest battles in Pokémon history is about to unfold!

The two previous Pokémon XY films have each featured a Pikachu anime short that screened before the film.

The following characters and their returning cast are confirmed for the film: Satoshi (Ash), Pikachu, Serena, Citron (Clemont), Eureka (Bonnie), Musashi (Jessie), Kojirō (James), Nyarth (Meowth), and the Narrator.

Guest star image via Eiga Natalie

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