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List of Japanese language Pokémon movie home video releases

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The following is a list of all of the Japanese language home video releases of the Pokémon movies and their accompanying Pikachu shorts in Japan.

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Single movie releases

Mewtwo Strikes Back

The original theatrical version of Mewtwo Strikes Back was released on VHS on February 12, 1998. Pikachu's Summer Vacation had a separate VHS release two months prior, on December 5, 1998, which also contained the anime episode Rougela's Christmas.

Both the movie and short were released together on LaserDisc on July 17, 1999.

The remastered version of the film, titled Mewtwo Strikes Back - Kanzenban, recieved a solo VHS release on November 12, 1999.

The Kanzenban version of the film was finally released alongside Pikachu's Summer Vacation on DVD on June 23, 2000. It was later rereleased on August 24, 2011, in celebration of the Pokémon movies' 15th anniversary.

To date, the movies original theatrical version has not recieved a DVD or Blu-Ray release of any kind.

Revelation-Lugia

Revelation-Lugia was released on VHS on February 2, 2000. Pikachu's Exploration Party had a separate VHS release two months prior, on December 1, 1998, which also contained the anime episode Pikachu VS Nyarth.

Both the movie and short were released together on DVD on November 22, 2000. This release also included the short Yodaking's Day. It was later rereleased on August 24, 2011, in celebration of the Pokémon movies' 15th anniversary.

Lord of the Unknown Tower

Celebi: A Timeless Encounter

The Guardians of Altomare

Wishing Star of the Seven Nights

Deoxys the Visitor

Mew and the Wave Hero: Lucario

The Pokémon Ranger and The Prince of the Sea

Dialga VS Palkia VS Darkrai

Giratina and the Sky's Bouquet: Shaymin

Arceus: To a Conquering Spacetime

Supreme Ruler of Illusions: Zoroark

Victini and the Black Hero: Zekrom and Victini and the White Hero: Reshiram

Kyurem VS the Sacred Swordsman

ExtremeSpeed Genesect: Mewtwo Awakens

The Cocoon of Destruction and Diancie

The Archdjinni of the Rings: Hoopa

Volcanion and the Mechanical Magearna

I Choose You!

Everyone's Story

Multi-movie releases

Pikachu the Movie Box 1998-2002

Pikachu the Movie Box 2003-2006

Pikachu the Movie Box 2007-2010

Pikachu the Movie Premium Box 1998-2010

This set was released exclusively on Blu-ray on November 28, 2012. This fourteen disc set contains high-definition remasters of the first thirteen Pokémon movies, as well as the first, second, fourth, and fifth Pikachu shorts: the third short, Pichu & Pikachu was not included due to the arrest of Sakai Noriko in 2009.

ExtremeSpeed Genesect: Mewtwo Awakens - Mewtwo Special Pack

Released alongside the singular DVD and Blu-ray versions of ExtremeSpeed Genesect: Mewtwo Awakens, this three-disc DVD set features the aformentioned movie, alongside Mewtwo - Prologue to its Awakening, Mewtwo Strikes Back and Pikachu's Summer Vacation, Mewtwo! I Am Here!, and the anime episode Tokiwa Gym! The Last Badge!.


Pokémon anime home video releases
English Region 1
(United States/Canada):
Indigo LeagueAdventures in the Orange IslandsThe Johto JourneysJohto League ChampionsMaster Quest
AdvancedAdvanced ChallengeAdvanced BattleBattle Frontier
Diamond and PearlBattle DimensionGalactic BattlesSinnoh League Victors
Black & WhiteRival DestiniesAdventures in Unova and Beyond
XYKalos QuestXYZ
Sun & MoonUltra Adventures
Pokémon moviesAnime specialsPokémon All-StarsPokémon Elements
Digital home video releasesGame Boy Advance Video
English Region 2
(United Kingdom):
Indigo League
Pokémon moviesPokémon ChroniclesAnime specials
Digital home video releases
English Region 4
(Australia/New Zealand):
Indigo LeagueAdventures in the Orange IslandsThe Johto JourneysJohto League ChampionsMaster Quest
AdvancedAdvanced ChallengeAdvanced BattleBattle Frontier
Diamond and PearlBattle DimensionGalactic BattlesSinnoh League Victors
Black & WhiteRival DestiniesAdventures in Unova and Beyond
XYKalos QuestXYZ
Sun & MoonUltra Adventures
Pokémon moviesPokémon ChroniclesAnime specialsPokémon All-Stars
Digital home video releasesGame Boy Advance VideoPartner Up with...

Collector's Pokédex Books: Kanto and Orange IslandsJohtoHoennSinnohUnova
Limited Edition Collections: Season 1 & 2Kanto and Orange IslandsGold and SilverRuby and SapphireDiamond and PearlBlack & WhiteXY
Super WalletsHeritage CollectionHeritage Collection IISeasons 1-19: Deluxe EditionSeason 1-20: Ultra Collection

Japanese: Original seriesAdvanced Generation seriesDiamond & Pearl seriesBest Wishes! seriesXY series
Pokémon moviesAnime specialsPokémon de English‎‎
International releases: Canadian FrenchDanishDutchNorwegianSwedish

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