//The first episode of Pokémon: Paldean Winds is a crash course in treasure hunting

The first episode of Pokémon: Paldean Winds is a crash course in treasure hunting

Arven encountering a Ceititan in Paldean Winds | The Pokémon Company

The mainline Pokémon anime is sure to eventually delve into much of the magic and mystery shaping the new region Scarlet and Violet are set in. But the new Pokémon: Paldean Winds web series gets right to the business of showing you just what the young trainers matriculating at Naranja (and presumably Uva) Academy are really getting up to as they embark on their grand treasure hunts.

Paldean Winds’ first episode — “Breathe Out” from director Ryohei Takeshita and writer Teruko Utsumi — introduces Ohara (Cat Protano), Alquis (Paul Castro Jr.), and Hohma (Caroline Spinola), three Naranja Academy students who are all at different points in figuring out what unique goals they want to achieve as part of the school’s Treasure Hunt course work….

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