Tsunekazu Ishihara poses with Pikachu on this file photograph. Photograph: HECTOR MATA/AFP (Getty Photographs)At this time in Osaka, Common Studios Japan introduced it’s getting into right into a artistic partnership with The Pokémon Firm. “Common Studios Japan and The Pokémon Firm will enter a long-term partnership to collectively discover groundbreaking leisure that may immerse friends into the world of Pokémon with progressive know-how and creativity starting in 2022,” reads the official announcement.Earlier this yr, Tremendous Nintendo World opened at Common Studios Japan. That is additionally the results of a artistic partnership between USJ and the Kyoto-based sport firm. Equally, Common Studios Japan has additionally collaborated with Capcom for Monster Hunter themed points of interest and in-game objects. “We’re honored to have a long-term partnership with The Pokémon Firm whereas creating groundbreaking Pokémon leisure at Common Studios Japan for each Pokémon followers and our friends,” stated J.L. Bonnier, President and CEO of Common Studios Japan. “The globally well-liked Pokémon characters mixed with Common’s progressive method to creating genuine and one-of-a-kind theme park leisure promise pleasure for your entire household.” There was no formal announcement of a Pokémon themed space or any Pokémon points of interest at USJ, however that now actually appears inevitable. The announcement states that the 2 corporations are nonetheless in an exploratory part, however the point out of immersing friends on this planet of Pokémon is promising. “The unbelievable workforce at Common Studios Japan have the artistic imaginative and prescient and main experience in world-class theme park know-how to think about a uniquely Pokémon expertise,” stated Tsunekazu Ishihara, President and CEO of The Pokémon Firm, in an official announcement. “This strategic alliance with Common Studios Japan displays our dedication to proceed delivering the enjoyment of Pokémon in ever evolving methods for years to return. We’re wanting ahead to the day after we can welcome followers from around the globe to all take pleasure in it collectively.”A Pokémon themed space would little doubt be massively well-liked.