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ITZY & Pokemon Release Recent Advertisement To Promote ‘Pokémon Legends: Arceus’!

by Victoria Marian Belmis / Feb 10, 2022 03:15 PM EST

MIDZYs and Pokémon fans unite!

READ: ITZY Makes History As JYP Entertainment's K-Pop Girl Group To Do A Collaboration With Pokemon!

"WANNABE" a legend? JYP Entertainment's premiere 4th generation K-pop girl group just teamed up with Nintendo, one of the biggest companies in the world, to promote "Pokémon Legends: Arceus."

It was recently revealed that JYP Entertainment's ITZY was going to partner up with Nintendo, the company heading Pokémon to promote their most recent game, "Pokémon Legends: Arceus." On the 9th of February, their first advertisement for the collaboration was dropped.

The advertisement  from Nintendo went on to feature the K-pop girl group's 2020 hit song "WANNABE." ITZY's English version was very in tune with Pokémon's catchphrase 'I wanna be the very best'.

READ: ITZY And aespa Tops This Week's List Of Most Followed K-Pop Girl Group Beating BLACKPINK And TWICE

The K-pop girl group was seen dancing around in the advertisement with Nintendo and they were seen mimicking popular Pokémon such as Shinx, which Ryujin holds, to the delight of video game fans, netizens and MIDZYs, the fandom name of ITZY.

Specifically, ITZY's Yuna hadHappiny, and Chaeryoung's Pachirisu was also seen by fans. All the members of the K-pop girl group were also holding Pokéballs, a staple item in one of Nintendo's most popular games.

To further make video game and K-pop fans excited, the members of ITZY were even seen playing Nintendo's "Pokémon Legends: Arceus."

READ: BLACKPINK And TWICE Are K-Pop's 'Spotify Queens' Of January, aespa Follows Behind ITZY While MAMAMOO Beat Red Velvet

This could be a dream come true for fans of Nintendo's Pokémon who are also MIDZYs as the collaboration is something that is truly unique and fun. Are you excited to play Nintendo's "Pokémon Legends: Arceus"?

Stay tuned for more news and updates regarding ITZY and other K-pop artists!

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