I love a good pop star/video game crossover, and thankfully they’re pretty common these days. As part of the upcoming release of Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet, Pokémon teamed up with global pop sensation Ed Sheeran, whose new song will be featured in the game.
It’s called “Celestial,” and the music video is out right now, featuring familiar faces like Squirtle, Pikachu, Machamp, and Snorlax, just to name a few.
Fans are guessing that it might be used as an end credits song, or possibly as an upbeat opening to the game. Believe it or not, this isn’t the first time that Ed Sheeran has collaborated with the Pokémon brand.
Last year, he put on a virtual concert in Pokémon GO that players could watch in-game. The concert included performances of six of his most beloved songs, and players could find special Pokémon as part of the event, including a Squirtle wearing sunglasses.Read more on destructoid.com