Rob Letterman, who directed Goosebumps, Shark Tale and Monsters vs. Aliens, is on board to direct Legendary Entertainment’s live action film Detective Pikachu. At the height of the Pokemon Go mobile game’s popularity , Legendary Pictures made the movie deal in July. Detective Pikachu features a script by Nicole Perlman and Alex Hirsch. The project follows Detective Pikachu, a new character and storyline in the Pokémon universe.
First introduced in Japan in 1996, Pokémon video games have sold more than 279 million units worldwide across its various incarnations with he animated animated series spanning 20 seasons. There have been 21.5 billion TCG cards shipped to 74 countries.
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