Back in February, the Pokémon Company held an exclusive Nintendo Direct in which it announced the seventh generation of collectible monsters and showed a brief trailer. In March, we learned that new details would be delivered monthly through Japan’s Pokémon House television program. April’s Episode has aired, and it turns out that the promised reveal was nothing more than the same trailer shown in February’s Direct.
To be fair, Japan had yet to see that trailer, provided they didn’t find it on the Internet beforehand, so as far as the Asian east is concerned, it was new content. For the UK and U.S., it was more like this: