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Flag of Thailand
| Original anime airdates
|| March 24, 2001
|| April 30, 2005
|| April 4, 2010*|
June 27, 2015*
|| July 29, 2012*|
October 20, 2014
|| October 18, 2014
|| April 22, 2017*|
February 10, 2018*
April 14, 2018*
The Pokémon franchise was first introduced in Thailand around 2007. The series is popular among kids and adults equally. The Pokémon are usually referred by their Japanese or English name among fans. In Thai script, Pokémon is written as โปเกมอน Pokémon.
Pokémon video games
In Thailand, the main series video games are very popular as side-series games are rare to find. The video games are sent to Thailand in their Japanese version. Afterwards, the English version will become available. However, the English versions are more popular than the Japanese version. As with the anime, there are many illegal copies sold in Thailand.
In 2017, Pokémon Tretta machines was released in Thailand in English.
The anime was introduced in Thailand on Modern Nine TV about 2008. It disappeared since then, but then reappeared between April 4 to October 3, 2010. Today the anime includes movies licensed by Right Beyond Co., Ltd. and can also be found in the form of bootleg DVDs and Video CDs. Currently ongoing are the Sun & Moon series (airs on weekends), licensed by True Corporation and True Visions.
On June 4, 2016, Pokémon Black and White debuted on Disney XD (Southeast Asia) Channel 446.
On April 22, 2017, Pokémon Sun & Moon debuted on True Spark Jump Channel 445.
On February 10, 2018, Pokémon Sun & Moon debuted on TrueID (Thai: ทรูไอดี TrueID).
- Main article: List of Thai Pokémon themes
Logo for Nation Edutainment, publisher of Pokémon Adventures in Thailand
The most well known Pokémon manga in Thailand is Pokémon Adventures, translated with the name โปเกมอนสเปเชียล. It is published by เนชั่น เอ็ดดูเทนเมนท์ (Nation Edutainment). It sold in most comic stores along with a translation of Magical Pokémon Journey (โปเกมอน ผจญภัย), which is published by วิบูลย์กิจคอมมิคส์ (Vibulkij Comics). All of the character and Pokémon names are pronounced similarly to the Japanese version, but move names were translated into Thai.
Thai publisher by บงกชคอมมิคส์ (Bongkoch Comics) has released translations of Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! (โปเกมอน DP) Pokémon Try Adventure and Pokémon Ruby-Sapphire (โปเกมอน RS) Both series have been released in their entirety.
Some of the movie manga adaptations have been released in Thailand as well.
Manga import their Japanese Shogakukan or English VIZ Media Shogakukan Asia person import Books Kinokuniya Thailand.
Pokémon Trading Card Game
- Pokémon Together Roadshow
- In Thailand 11 December 2014 Press Release about Pokémon Together at Siam Paragon.
- In Thailand Children's Day
- 10 - 14 January 2018 Pokémon Smile Day 2018 at Seacon Bangkae.
- 10 - 13 January 2017 Pokémon Every Day 2017 at Siam Paragon.
- 8 - 10 January 2016 Pokémon Day ~Pikachu Dance Party~ at Siam Paragon.
- 9 - 11 January 2015 Pokémon Together Let's meet ~PIKACHU~ at Siam Paragon.
- Other Information
These are Pokémon variety shows that air on Thai television.
| Listed by
| Mecross Mephist
|| EP01-EP15 EP17
| แอด Manis
|| EP01-EP16 EP18-Present