Pokemon (2023)

Pokémon Horizons: The Series

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Pokémon: Liko to Roy no Tabidachi, Pocket Monsters: Liko to Roy no Tabidachi, Pokémon: Terapagos no Kagayaki, Pocket Monsters: Terapagos no Kagayaki, Pokemon Horizons: Liko and Roy's Departure, Pokemon Horizons: Terapagos' Gleam
Japanese: ポケットモンスター(2023)
English: Pokémon Horizons: The Series
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Type: TV
Episodes: Unknown
Status: Currently Airing
Aired: Apr 14, 2023 to ?
Premiered: Spring 2023
Broadcast: Fridays at 18:55 (JST)
Producers: TV Tokyo
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: OLM
Source: Game
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy
Demographic: KidsKids
Duration: 24 min.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 7.401 (scored by 65266,526 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #22612
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #4093
Members: 29,927
Favorites: 276

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In a world filled with strange yet majestic creatures known as Pokémon, a new adventure begins! Hailing from the pristine region of Paldea, the timid Liko travels to the Kanto region to attend the Indigo Academy and become a Pokémon trainer—a person who forms relationships with Pokémon and trains them to participate in battles. Soon, Liko acquires Nyahoja, a fickle Grass-type cat Pokémon, as her first partner.

Prior to Liko's transfer to Kanto, her grandmother gives her a uniquely patterned and gleaming pendant as a protective charm. However, an enigmatic organization—The Explorers—seems to know a secret about the pendant and nearly succeeds in stealing it from Liko. Fortunately, she is rescued by the Rising Volt Tacklers, a group of adventurers led by a Lizardon-riding trainer named Friede.

After a series of encounters with The Explorers, Liko decides to join Friede's team, accompanying him and his crew members on a grand journey across the regions. Along the way, they aim to unravel not only the mysteries of the world of Pokémon, but also the power that resides within her pendant.

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Pokemon (2023) features elements and settings from the 2022 Nintendo Switch games Pokémon Scarlet and Violet by Game Freak.

Characters & Voice Actors


Terasaki, Yuka


Ootani, Ikue









Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
1: "Dokimeki Diary (ドキメキダイアリー)" by asmi feat. Chinozo (eps 3-25)
2: "Halo (ハロ)" by yama x BotchiBoromaru (eps 26-)
3: "Will" by IVE (eps 46-)

Ending Theme

1: "Dokimeki Diary (ドキメキダイアリー)" by asmi feat. Chinozo (eps 2)
2: ''RVR~Rising Volteccer's Rap (ライジングボルテッカーズラップ)'' by Liko (CV: Minori Suzuki), Roy (CV: Yuka Terasaki)
3: "Let Me Battle" by 9Lana (eps 46-)


Mar 31, 2024
Preliminary (45/? eps)
Pokémon has been a very big part of my life since I was a kid, but save for the XY series, the anime has never really hit for me. Unlike most, I was never able to connect with Ash as a protagonist, and after a while the premise began to grow stale to me. As such, I've been hesitant to write a review on Pokémon Horizons due to it being so much more enjoyable for me than its predecessors. Now that I'm through with the first two major arcs, I think I can finally put one together. I don't know how to put my thoughts ...
Apr 6, 2024
Preliminary (13/? eps)
A breath of fresh air for the pokemon franchise

The plot follows a girl named liko and her friends that travel on an airship looking for answers on liko's pendance while they are also hunted by some weird villain group (team rocket's replacement).

The art style is a big improvement from the previous 2 pokemon shows and outside of comparing it to the other pokemon shows the animation is great

The characters are all very likeable, liko is a very decent protagonist and the rest of the cast is also likeable, it has friede, roy, dot, molie and a few others, the only character i dislike is nemo ...
Mar 5, 2024
Preliminary (5/? eps)
Here's a unique review, coming from someone who genuinely doesn't care who the protag is. Ash was cookie cutter and the fact he got to star in like 20+ seasons is beyond me. It's a show about magical monsters, how did they manage to make it revolve around 1 person?!

So that's where I'm left with this. I went in thinking, "Oh nice! They're finally going to change the story formula and make use of the franchise" "We're finally going to get something like Scarlet Wings or Origins, fleshing out the world itself!"

And that's why I stopped watching, I got my hopes up.

It's just female ash, ...

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