Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! is a celebration of the Pokémon saga as it retells and reimagines the origins of Ash and Pikachu's first meeting, the forging of their friendship, and their first adventure together in the world of Pokémon as they search for the Legendary Pokémon Ho-Oh. During the course of their journey, they'll encounter familiar faces, as well as new characters like the Trainers Verity and Sorrel. They even cross paths with the mysterious new Mythical Pokémon Marshadow. It's a perfect starting point for new Pokémon fans, and a fun way for longtime devotees to see a familiar story from a new angle.