Yo-Kai Watch: The Movie, the first English-language movie that is based on the worldwide game and animation phenomenon will make its US TV premiere on November 12, Saturday at 9 a.m. ET/PT on Disney XD. The film will have encore airings on November 13 at 5 p.m. and November 14 at 3:45 p.m. The brand creator LEVEL -5 made the announcement about the TV event.
The movie features the voice talent from the hit TV series and follows Nate Adams and his Yo-kai friends Jibanyan and Whisper as they are transported to the past in order to help Nathaniel, Nate’s grandfather to fight evil Yo-kai and invent the Yo-kai Watch. In addition, the film introduces Hovernyan, a new Yo-kai, which is a floating blue cat who is the heroic companion of Nathaniel.
The 2nd season of Yo-kai Watch series will be made available for a limited time on YouTube, starting with the 1st five episode on November 14 with additional adventures throughout the month on its official YouTube channel. Every episode will show special QR codes, which can be scanned into 3DS games Yo-Kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits and Yo-Kai Watch 2: Fleshy Souls, as well as the Android and iOS apps Yo-Kai Watch Wibbie Wobble and Yo-Kai Watch Land.
Secret passwords can also be collected that are hidden in every episode which can be entered at yo-kai-world.com to enter sweepstakes for more than a thousand prizes including special Hovernyan Yo-Motion Medals. The winner of the grand prize will get a package including Hasbro toys, Nintendo 3DS games and a custom voice greeting from their favorite Yo-kai.
New episodes of the 2nd season of Yo-Kai Watch is currently airing every Saturday on Disney XD at 8:30 a.m. ET/PT.