The Pokémon Company International, the organization responsible for managing the Pokémon brand outside of Asia, announced TODAY the initial development of a new unscripted series involving the Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) and the opening a cast for fans of all ages and interests in the best-selling TCG.

Casting for the series will be geared toward fans located in the Los Angeles, California area, and those interested in applying can visit the casting agency’s website here.

“The Pokémon Trading Card Game has been the cornerstone of the Pokémon brand since its launch over 25 years ago, and its fans are central to its success,” said Barry Sams, Vice President of Trading Card Game. collect Pokémon at The Pokémon. International Company.

“From dedicated competitors in the Play! Pokémon program, to casual gamers battling it out after school with friends and family, to collectors or general enthusiasts, we look forward to shining a light on the stories of our diverse fans. of the TCG. Anyone in the Los Angeles area with a Pokémon TCG story to tell is encouraged to apply.”

Driven by the Pokémon TCG, Pokémon was the top-selling toy property at retail in the United States in 20211 and was the top-selling toy property to date in 20222. The Pokémon TCG is currently available in 76 countries and regions and 13 languages ​​and tens of billions of Pokémon TCG cards have been shipped worldwide since the game was launched 25 years ago.

The most recent expansion, Pokémon TCG: Sword & Shield Astral Radiance, launched in May 2022 and the next, Pokémon TCG: Sword & Shield – Lost Origin, will launch on September 9, 2022. Fans can also enjoy a Pokémon Special TCG: Pokémon GO Expansion which launched on July 1, 2022 and is based on the hugely popular Pokémon GO mobile game – as well as an updated version of Pokémon TCG: Battle Academy, which has been recognized by the Toy Association as the 2021 “Game of the Year” at the annual Toy of the Year awards.