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M16 : Genesect and the Legend Awakened
Pokémon movies


Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction
破壊の繭とディアンシー The Cocoon of Destruction and Diancie
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Japan July 19, 2014
United States TBA
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Ending 夜明けの流星群
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Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction (Japanese: 破壊の繭とディアンシー The Cocoon of Destruction and Diancie) is the first XY series movie and the seventeenth Pokémon movie overall. It will be released in Japan on July 19, 2014.

The first trailer for the film was shown at the end of M16, containing Xerneas, Yveltal, Chespin, Fennekin, and Froakie. Its preliminary title was first revealed by CoroCoro on December 15, 2013. The CoroCoro issue released in February 2014 revealed that the Legendary Pokémon Diancie would also have a starring role in the film.

In addition to Xerneas, Yveltal, and Diancie the film will prominently feature several Mega Evolutions. It will be featured in Japanese theaters with the Pikachu short PK26.

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Ash and Pikachu attempt to help a Diancie find the life-giving Pokémon Xerneas and encounter a strange cocoon, where the Destruction Pokémon, Yveltal, lies in wait.

Featured Pokémon


Pokémon debuts





Ash Sarah Natochenny Satoshi Rica Matsumoto サトシ 松本梨香
Pikachu Ikue Ohtani Pikachu Ikue Ohtani ピカチュウ 大谷育江
Serena Haven Paschall Serena Mayuki Makiguchi セレナ 牧口真幸
Clemont Michael Liscio Citron Yūki Kaji シトロン 梶裕貴
Bonnie Alyson Leigh Rosenfeld Eureka Mariya Ise ユリーカ 伊瀬茉莉也
Dedenne Megumi Sato Dedenne Megumi Sato シトロンのデデンネ 佐藤恵
Jessie Michele Knotz Musashi Megumi Hayashibara ムサシ 林原めぐみ
James Carter Cathcart Kojirō Shin'ichirō Miki コジロウ 三木眞一郎
Meowth Carter Cathcart Nyarth Inuko Inuyama ニャース 犬山イヌコ
Wobbuffet Kayzie Rogers Sonans Yūji Ueda ソーナンス うえだゆうじ
Narration Rodger Parsons Narration Unshō Ishizuka ナレーション 石塚運昇
Special appearances by
Argus Steel Argus Steel アルガス·スティール
Millis Steel Millis Steel ミリス·スティール
Marilyn Flame Marilyn Flame マリリン·フレーム
Ninja Riot Ninja Riot ニンジャ·ライオット
Diancie Diancie ディアンシー
Xerneas Xerneas ゼルネアス
Yveltal Yveltal イベルタル
Di Di ダイイ
Majima Majima マジマ
Knight Knight ナイト
Joke Joke ジョーク


Movie distributions

Diancie distribution artwork

In Japan, Diancie will be distributed at theaters which screen the movie across Japan, which will occur from July 19 to September 30, 2014.


  • Director Kunihiko Yuyama traveled to Canada to scout out locations for the settings of this film.
  • This is the first movie to have its dub title revealed before its Japanese release.

In other languages

External links

See also

Pokémon movies
Original series
Advanced Generation
Diamond & Pearl
Best Wishes
Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction
M16 : Genesect and the Legend Awakened
Pokémon movies


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