Pokémon nostalgia soared after the release of Pokémon GO, and The Pokémon Company has been taking advantage. Along with the Let’s Go games re-visiting Kanto, they also decided to remake the very first Pokémon movie. Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution is a re-telling of the original film with a brand new CGI look. Following its initial run in Japan, it’s finally coming to other regions. Specifically, it’s coming to Netflix. You can check out the exciting announcement trailer below!
Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution trailer
About the movie
You can look forward to Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution hitting Netflix in just over a month. It releases in English on February 27, the anniversary of the Pokémon franchise. You can peruse the official summary of the movie below.
When researchers discover and exploit a fossil of the Mythical Pokémon Mew, they unleash a creation that goes against the very laws of nature. The Legendary Pokémon Mewtwo was intended for use as a tool of destruction. But as Mewtwo becomes aware of its own dubious origin, it begins to resent its human creators and seeks revenge… It’s happening, Trainers. Pokémon: Mewtwo Strikes Back—Evolution arrives, Pokémon Day, February 27, 2020, only on Netflix.