Now that we live in a post-Detective Pikachu world, there is no limit to the outrageous Pokémon-themed films that we could see. In a recent interview with Screenrant, the writer of the surreal animated/live-action mashup said he wanted to see
Detective Yoshida and Snubbull
Ken Watanabe’s Detective Yoshida and his poke-partner Snubbull were the first characters to come to mind when we started to think about a spin-off. The team would be perfect for an unexpected buddy-cop movie focused on the pair trying to shut down Ryme City’s illegal Poké-fighting rings, or perhaps trying to save rare Pokémon from a smuggling circuit.
With their wicked water powers, it seems like Squirtle would do a very good job as a super-cool action hero. After Ryme City’s police station is held up by a disgruntled Charmander, Squirtle is called in to help cool the situation. He’s half chilled-out hostage negotiator and half badass John McClane-style action hero. Squirtle would be our No. 1 pick for Ryme City’s first blockbuster action star.
After seeing that Mr. Mime is performing at one of the Ryme City theaters, we think that he could be the star of a
There’s only one way for a Psyduck-centric movie to go. It’s a dark psychological thriller that sees the powerful Pokémon tracking down a serial killer targeting the most popular Pokémon trainers. With the massive mental strength of their psychic skills, Psyduck would be the only one who can hunt down the nefarious villain before there are no trainers left. Think
Octillery and Charmander
There aren’t enough slice-of-life movies in the world, so with the introduction of Pokémon as keen chefs with their own burgeoning businesses, this sweet slice would center on Octillery and Charmander as they embark on a televised cooking competition. With non-stop knife-slicing action, a focus on delicious food, and the importance of friendship against all odds, this is the feel-good movie that we all need heading into the second half of 2019.
Though he’s a cute chonky boy we think that Bulbasaur could do brilliantly in a
For the most powerful of Pokémon, there is only one route that we can see this flick taking. An Alejandro Jodorowsky-inspired trip through the history of Mewtwo and their mission to save the world from destroying themselves. It’s
With Ditto’s vital role in