A brand new journey is allegedly within the works at Common Studios Japan, and a few imagine it may very well be a Pokemon journey. Chris Nilghe of TDRExplorer (a weblog devoted to protecting Japanese theme parks) not too long ago talked about on Twitter that Sansei Applied sciences is engaged on an unannounced trackless darkish journey, which is being proven off on the IAAPA convention in Singapore. After exhibiting a show of the brand new journey (viewable within the tweet beneath), Nilghe then speculated that the journey may very well be an unannounced Pokemon journey that may substitute the Spider-Man journey in Common Studios Japan. Sansei Applied sciences is a serious journey developer for each Disney and Common and developed the Na’vi River Journey journey for Walt Disney World and the Ant-Man and The Wasp: Nano Battle! journey at Hong Kong Disneyland.

Common Studios entered right into a partnership with The Pokemon Firm again in 2021, promising “to collectively discover groundbreaking leisure” that includes characters of the favored franchise. Nevertheless, exterior of some nominal mascot presences in Common Studios Japan, the partnership hasn’t actually turned up a lot to this point. Nevertheless, the announcement that Common Studios Japan would shut the Superb Spider-Man journey within the park in early 2024 has pushed hypothesis {that a} Pokemon journey would substitute it in 2025 or 2026. That is supported by numerous job listings for Common that may require engaged on an Orlando undertaking for a 12 months earlier than moving to Osaka to work on a unique undertaking.

Whereas Common Studios has theme parks exterior of Japan, do not count on to see a Pokemon presence exterior of Japan anytime quickly. Whereas a Tremendous Nintendo World space has opened at Common Studios Hollywood and is beneath building on the new Epic Universe park at Common Studios Orlando, the partnership announcement between Common Studios and The Pokemon Firm solely talked about Common Studios Japan.

Clearly, that is all rumor and hypothesis, however issues definitely appear to be trending in the proper route for a Pokemon journey. We’ll hold you knowledgeable of any large developments or official bulletins.