Pokémon Legends: Arceus is getting a web anime by WIT Studio. The anime will be an original story set in the ancient Hissui (now Sinnoh) region and will premiere in the early summer of 2022, A teaser visual (above) was revealed.
As this is a web anime (also known as original net animation – ONA), the series will not air on TV but will instead be released online. There is still no indication about which service(s) the Pokémon Legends: Arceus anime might be streamed on.
Pokémon Legends: Arceus is a role-playing action game developed by Game Freak and published by Nintendo and The Pokémon Company. The game was developed for the Nintendo Switch console and released worldwide on 28 January 2022. The storyline has the player compiling the “first-ever Pokédex”.
Your adventure is set in the expansive natural majesty of the Hisui region, in an age long ago when it was rare for people and Pokémon to live in close harmony. In time, this land of Hisui will come to be called Sinnoh—a region you may know well.Game description, Official EN Website
Mount Coronet rises from the center of the Hisui region, surrounded on all sides by areas with distinct environments. Each area is rich in its own natural features and plays host to different Pokémon ecosystems. One such area is the Obsidian Fieldlands, which is resplendent with gorgeous flowers and verdant vegetation—what’s more, it appears to teem with Pokémon that favor meadows and forests.