The Pokemon Company and Universal Studios Japan announced a new partnership
The Pokémon Company and Universal Studios Japan have announced a new collaborative partnership between the two entertainment leaders. Universal Studios Japan and The Pokémon Company will enter into a long-term partnership to jointly explore groundbreaking entertainment that will immerse guests into the world of Pokémon with innovative technology and creativity starting in 2022.
Pokémon is loved by fans around the world. We are honored to have a long term partnership with The Pokémon Company while developing groundbreaking Pokémon entertainment at Universal Studios Japan for Pokémon fans and our guests. Globally popular Pokémon characters combined with Universal’s innovative approach to create authentic and unique theme park entertainment promises excitement for the whole family. Our efforts to develop new customer experiences will continue to help reinvigorate the tourism market.
JL Bonnier (President and CEO, USJ LLC)
The amazing team at Universal Studios Japan have the creative vision and cutting edge expertise in world-class theme park technology to imagine a unique Pokémon experience. For 25 years, Pokémon has organized a legacy of forward-thinking innovation while becoming one of the world’s most beloved entertainment brands through video games, animation and more. This strategic alliance with Universal Studios Japan reflects our commitment to continue to deliver the joy of Pokémon in an ever-evolving way for years to come. We look forward to the day when we can welcome fans from all over the world to enjoy it all together.
Tsunekazu Ishihara (President and CEO, The Pokémon Company)