The other big news of the day coming from the West is the new Warner Brothers CG/live-action adaptation of the Pokemon game “Detective Pikachu” dropping its very first trailer. As reported back in December 2017, Ryan Reynolds will be voicing Pikachu; the film will premiere on 10th May 2019.
The film’s official synopsis reads:
The story begins when ace private eye Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son Tim to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry’s former Pokémon partner, Detective Pikachu: a hilariously wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth who is a puzzlement even to himself. Finding that they are uniquely equipped to communicate with one another, Tim and Pikachu join forces on a thrilling adventure to unravel the tangled mystery. Chasing clues together through the neon-lit streets of Ryme City—a sprawling, modern metropolis where humans and Pokémon live side by side in a hyper-realistic live-action world—they encounter a diverse cast of Pokémon characters and uncover a shocking plot that could destroy this peaceful co-existence and threaten the whole Pokémon universe.
You can also check out the film’s official website for more updates.