Detective Pikachu 2 is probably the most anticipated movies, it seems that the sequel to Pokemon: Detective Pikachu is now in the works. Initially, the sequel was announced in January 2019, after which no information or updates were given.

When asked a few sequel in May 2021, even Judge Smith seemed uncertain. He did not believe it would occur. But he sincerely hoped.

Finally, we are happy to announce that the sequel is already in the pre-production stage, with Jonathan Kriselco-creator of Portlandia, will oversee the sequel, which will be written by Chris Galletta.

We have all the latest information and everything you need to know about Detective Pikachu 2.

What is the Release Date of Pokemon: Detective Pikachu 2?

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The release date of Detective Pikachu 2 has been officially confirmed as July 26, 2024. After quite a long wait, fans will be happy to know that the movie is coming out pretty soon. We are only 13 months away from the release date.

Who will be part of the cast for Pokemon: Detective Pikachu 2?

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Although the cast of Detective Pikachu 2 has not yet been officially announced, we can guess that Justice Smith will reprise his role as Tim Goodman.

Ryan Reynoldswho voiced Pikachu in the original film was said to be part of the sequel, according to a March 2023 story by Deadline.

Other likely returning cast may include Ken Watanabe as Detective Yoshida, a friend of Harry Goodmanand Kathryn Newton will portray the role of journalist Lucy Stevens, who assists the case.

What is the Plot?

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We’re still not fully sure how the sequel will pan out, however, we anticipate it being considerably different from the first.

Since Harry has been revived, the sequel could show Tim and Harry working together to solve crimes. But this may take away from the sequel that made the original film such a delight.

It could even be a spin-off centered around the larger setting of Ryme City. He simply said, we do not know yet.


Unfortunately, since Detective Pikachu 2 has just been announced, and production hasn’t started yet, there will not be any new teasers for quite some time. Stick to this space for the latest updates on Detective Pikachu 2.