Pokemon might be moving into a brand new collection with out Ash Ketchum within the subsequent few weeks abroad, and the voice cast behind the brand new leads have damaged their silence on becoming a member of this unprecedented new period of the franchise! It was introduced shortly after Ash grew to become a world champion that after 25 lengthy years, the anime can be moving on with out him and beginning up a complete new journey following two new fundamental trainers who’re beginning their journey from the very starting. With this new collection kicking off its run later this Spring, followers have gotten much more particulars about who’s bringing all of it to life.

As Pokemon‘s new anime might be beginning its run this April, the voice cast for the core characters have been revealed. Minori Suzuki and Yuka Terasaki are becoming a member of the cast as the 2 new leads, Liko and Roy respectively, and the official Twitter account noticed the duo breaking their silence (as translated by @DogasusBackpack on Twitter) with how they really feel about becoming a member of such a legendary franchise. It is an unprecedented new collection with out Ash in tow, so it is actually an enormous second for the each of those new stars.

How Do Pokemon’s New Stars Really feel In regards to the Subsequent Anime?

“I met Liko the second I acquired my audition packet. I bear in mind having these robust emotions like ‘I actually wanna go on this journey with Liko!’ or ‘I wanna take that first step!’ that I had by no means felt with anything prior to now,” Minori Suzuki started when reacting to getting the function of Liko. “These emotions had been so robust it is like we had been meant to be collectively, and so I knew I needed to play some function on this show. So when the workers who loves Pokemon a lot determined to entrust me to carry Liko to life…nicely, I used to be over the moon.”

“I used to be born in 1997, the identical 12 months the [Pokemon anime] began. And so, Pokemon’s all the time been by my aspect my complete life,” Suzuki continued. “I hope the identical might be true for everybody else to any extent further, irrespective of where on the planet they’re. And I will be giving it all the things I’ve bought to play Liko. The following [Pokemon anime] is shaping as much as be probably the most great one but. Please sit up for it!” It is totally different for Yuka Terasaki, nevertheless, as she additionally supplied the voice for Korrina earlier than becoming a member of this subsequent collection as Roy.

“I see the three years that made up the Pocket Monsters XY TV collection, where I bought to play [Korrina] and journey along with Ash and Pikachu, as a treasured second in my life,” Terasaki started. “The issues I discovered from my colleagues and the nice and cozy reminiscences I’ve engaged on the show these three years enabled me to get where I’m at the moment, taking part in one of many fundamental characters on this show. However it’s additionally due to these issues that I really feel this even higher sense of stress and duty. Once I look again on that point I wish to take the emotions of affection for the show made by my colleagues, hold it near my coronary heart, and sort out the problem that’s this new collection head on.”


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