Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokemon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists in the help of two friends, Misty and Brock, and his own Pokemon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for all 150 Pokemon, while avoiding the likes of Team Rocket and their Pokemon, Meowth. Written by
Gotta catch 'em all!
Did You Know?
The first episode to air in America was 'Battle Aboard the St. Anne'. When it aired in America the first time, it had different "sneak preview" style narration at the beginning and the end of the episode that wasn't there in subsequent airings. See more
In one episode Brock's Geodude participates in an all-Fighting Pokemon tournament. A Geodude, however, is NOT fighting, it's rock/ground. In the original card series there was no rock or ground type, only fighting type to represent all three types. See more
Why don't you let your stomach do the talking?
Many times during the credits now, a Pokémon Karaokémon will play - this is where a jukebox will come up on the screen and a song will play, while the word come up on the screen, and a short video clip is shown. See more
Referenced in The Irate Gamer: Q*BERT
(ninth theme song)
Written and Produced by John Loeffler
and David Wolfert
Performed by Jason Appleton See more