Jakks Acquires "Pokémon" Toy License, 8th Movie to Come This Fall
Jakks Pacific announced that it has acquired the master toy license for the Pokémon franchise, which previously belonged to Hasbro. While the article doesn’t say what toys will hit store shelves, the first wave is expected in the spring of 2007.
The article also states that the 8th Movie, Lucario and the Mystery of Mew, will be released in the United States this September. The DVD is currently scheduled for an August release in Australia.
You can view the full press release here.