Tech An entire movie theater went bonkers seeing Pikachu speak English for the first time

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Audiences at "Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!" were shocked to find out that Pikachu can say actual words.

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  • Pikachu speaks English in "Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!"
  • This is the first time audiences have heard Pikachu say actual words, and they were shocked.
  • Watch the audience reaction in the clip below. Pikachu starts speaking English about 18 seconds in.