The new Pokémon movie includes a moment which is freaking fans out

This year's new Pokémon movie takes some huge liberties. It's a reboot of the series' anime origins focusing on the relationship between Ash and Pikachu (and which, shamefully, introduces new companions to replace Brock and Misty).

All this was known. That said, there's a moment in the film which fans are still freaking out about, even with the whole reboot timeline change.

If you're not a fan, it probably doesn't mean a huge amount. However, listen to the audience reaction in the clip below. Grown men swear in disgust and anguish as everything they thought they knew about Pokémon is rewritten.

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