‘Pokemon: The Series XY’ Season 17 Premiere Date Announced

Pokémon the Series XY

The Cartoon Network has plans to debut the new season of Pokémon the Series: XY on January 18 at 8:30 a.m. The animation, now in its 17th season, will return with all new episodes as Ash Ketchum and new friends set out on a mission to explore the Kalos region, a place filled with all new Pokémon and adventures.

Ash will be joined by an inventor by the name of Clemont and his younger sister Bonnie. Serena, a trainer on her first journey and Ash’s childhood friend, will also join the gang as they travel to several new places; a Lumiose City gym, where Ash gets thrown out, and more. The season will also unfold with a new mystery surrounding the Mega Evolution at the story’s center.

Prior to the series’ debut, ‘Pokémon the Series: XY’ fans can tune in to the roll out of a digitally re-mastered installment of ‘Pokémon: The First Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back’ on January 4 at 8:30 a.m., followed by ‘Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened’ that will include a special half-hour prequel ‘Pokémon: Mewtwo — Prologue to Awakening’ on January 11 at 8:30 a.m.

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