Pokemon Journeys is now getting ready for its final climax with its run of episodes in Japan, and has tease more of what is coming next with the preview for the next major episode in the series! The newest iteration has crossed over a major turning point in its original run in Japan as both Ash Ketchum and Goh are closer to accomplishing their dreams than ever before. This means that the series is now reaching the final opportunities to bring in as many notable faces from the past as possible, but thankfully it looks like the next episode is setting up for another major reunion for Ash.
The next episode of the series airing in Japan will feature yet another major reunion between Ash and some of the friends he had met during his journeys in Alola as Episode 111 of the series as Lillie and Gladion will be making their return to the anime as they head to the Crown Tundra for any clues as to reunite with their missing father. Ash and the others will be heading that way for their own reasons, and it seems like we'll see what this reunion turns out to be with the preview for the episode that you can check out below:
As for what we can expect to see from the episode outside of this preview, Episode 111 of Pokemon Journeys is titled "Mohn and Lillie, A Reunion in the Snow!" and the synopsis for the episode teases it as such, "In the Crown Tundra in Galar, information about a mysterious Pokemon appears. [Ash, Goh, and Chloe] head over to investigate. At the same time, [Ash's] friend from the Alola region, Lillie and her brother Gladion also arrive at the Crown Tundra to search for their missing father, Mohn."
While the episode is hitting in Japan, it's going to be a while before it gets its official international release. Thankfully Netflix will be picking it back up soon with the planned launch of Pokemon Ultimate Journeys hitting later this year keeping the run of the series going. What do you think? Are you excited to see these Alola characters making their comeback to the anime? What are you hoping to see from their reunion with Ash? Who are you hoping to see make their return to the series next? Let us know all of your thoughts about it in the comments! You can even reach out to me directly about all things animated and other cool stuff @Valdezology on Twitter!