Detective Pikachu might revolve around an unsolved mystery, but its biggest plot twist? It has eluded the infamous curse that follows video games into the cinematic world. In spite of this expectation, viewers can expect a solid, entertaining movie experience. An unexpected surprise for everyone, Detective Pikachu manages to win the biggest battle of them all.
Objectively, 2016 was a strange year for Pokémon, as the single strangest game in the vast Pokémon library was released: Detective Pikachu. Now, the game is receiving a live-action film adaptation.