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How many Pokémon movies are there?

There are currently 23 mainstream Pokémon movies that have been featured in theatres, made-for-movie, or released via a major streaming service like Netflix.*

Over the years, the Pokemon Company has changed the style and format of its movies. Most are cartoon anime, but recently they have released a live-action film called "Detective Pikachu" and a CGI remake of "Pokemon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back".

Scroll down for a list of all 23 Pokémon movies in alphabetical order.

how many pokemon movies are there

In alphabetical order:

  1. Arceus and the Jewel of Life

  2. Black — Victini and Reshiram / White — Victini and Zekrom

  3. Destiny Deoxys

  4. Detective Pikachu

  5. Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction

  6. Genesect and the Legend Awakened

  7. Giratina & the Sky Warrior

  8. Hoopa and the Clash of Ages

  9. I Choose You!

  10. Jirachi — Wish Maker (2004)

  11. Kyurem vs. the Sword of Justice

  12. Lucario and the Mystery of Mew

  13. Mewtwo Strikes Back: Evolution

  14. Pokemon 3: the Movie - Spell of the Unknown

  15. Pokemon 4Ever: Celebi - Voice of the Forest

  16. Pokemon Heroes: Latios and Latias

  17. Pokemon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea

  18. Pokemon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back

  19. Pokemon: The Movie 2000 - The Power of One

  20. The Power of Us

  21. The Rise of Darkrai

  22. Volcanion and the Mechanical Marvel

  23. Zoroark — Master of Illusions

*Data as of 2020. "Pokemon Black — Victini" and "Reshiram / White — Victini and Zekrom" have been counted as a single movie due to their identical release dates and near-identical plots. Does not include Pokemon movie shorts.

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