Ash Ketchum, the protagonist of the Pokémon anime, will be replaced after 25 years.
It is not yet known who will take over as the new protagonist, but we think it'll be Riko and Roy.
Both English voices of Ash have said goodbye to the character.
Ash has been a part of the Pokémon series since its inception.
The Pokémon anime will continue but with a new focus on new protagonists.
The end of Ash's run marks the end of an era.
Fans of the series are excited to see what is in store for the future of Pokémon.
Ash and his Pikachu have been a staple of the Pokémon franchise.
The Pokémon anime has had a successful run, with many ups and downs.
Despite the change in the protagonist, the Pokémon anime will continue to be a beloved series.