Common Studios Japan and The Pokémon Firm are teaming as much as create a brand new theme park expertise.
Introduced in a press launch right now, the 2 firms have entered a “long-term partnership” to discover new methods to immerse theme park goers in “groundbreaking leisure.” Whereas the announcement does not precisely spell out a completely new theme park, or at the very least a brand new space inside Common Studios Japan a la Tremendous Nintendo World, it appears Pokémon will quickly make their means into the park in some capability.
“Common Studios Japan and The Pokémon Firm will enter a long-term partnership to collectively discover groundbreaking leisure that can immerse visitors into the world of Pokémon with revolutionary expertise and creativity starting in 2022,” the press launch reads.
This information comes simply over per week after Common Studios Japan introduced that Tremendous Nintendo World shall be receiving an growth within the type of a new Donkey Kong-themed space set to open in 2024. Nonetheless, the Donkey Kong information could be very clear about it being a brand new themed space inside the park. This new partnership between Common Studios Japan and The Pokémon Firm could be much less about opening a brand new web site and extra about merely bringing Pokémon into Tremendous Nintendo World.
The press launch appears to lean extra into the concept of recent experiences inside the park quite than an all-new themed space.
“The true and digital worlds will come collectively creating a brand new revolutionary theme park expertise,” the discharge reads.
A brand new Pokémon theme park space could be superior, however assembly Ash Ketchum and petting an almost-real-except-it-is-still-technically-a-robot Pikachu could be superior too.
Thankfully, we cannot have to attend lengthy to seek out out as this partnership’s “revolutionary expertise and creativity” will start in 2022. Whereas ready to see what this new theme park expertise seems to be, try this tour of Tremendous Nintendo World with Shigeru Miyamoto after which try these photographs from the Nintendo-themed park.