Pokémon (1998– )

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Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of two friends, Misty and Brock, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. ... See full summary »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Daniel Nicodème ...
 Narrator (764 episodes, 1998-2013)
Ikue Ôtani ...
 Pikachu / ... (663 episodes, 1998-2014)
Rodger Parsons ...
 Narrator / ... (545 episodes, 1998-2013)
Eric Stuart ...
 Brock / ... (424 episodes, 1998-2008)
Kayzie Rogers ...
 Wobbuffet / ... (404 episodes, 1998-2013)
...
 Ash Ketchum / ... (371 episodes, 2006-2014)
Rachael Lillis ...
 Misty / ... (365 episodes, 1998-2008)
Veronica Taylor ...
 Ash Ketchum / ... (363 episodes, 1998-2006)
Madeleine Blaustein ...
 Meowth / ... (341 episodes, 1998-2008)
Jimmy Zoppi ...
 James / ... (337 episodes, 1998-2014)
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Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of two friends, Misty and Brock, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for all 150 Pokémon, while avoiding the likes of Team Rocket and their Pokémon, Meowth. Written by ZeroG1

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Gotta catch 'em all!


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Trivia

"Pikachu's Goodbye" was not originally in the planned production but was created after the incident caused by "Electric Soldier Porygon." "Holiday Hi-Jynx" was originally to follow "Electric Solider Porygon." See more »

Goofs

Despite what the show frequently implies with Pikachu's attacks, electrical attacks can NEVER harm ground types. See more »

Quotes

Brock Harrison: When you have lemons, you make lemonade; and when you have rice, you make rice balls.
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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 »

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Referenced in Fanalysis (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

We Will Be Heroes
(eleventh theme song)
Written and Produced by John Loeffler and David Wolfert
Performed by Kirsten Price
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Lost interest, but it was still a cute show.
22 August 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A 4. something on IMDb? It was better than that. If everyone's going to diss their childhood, w/e. But I'm not going to act like I didn't like I didn't watch the show and play the games every Saturday. The early episodes were best. Best episodes where the ones involving Charmander (and his forms to come), Primeape, The Cinnabar Island gym match, and the Indigo Plateau finals. Also that one where Ash fights the gym owner that has the Dragonite. The Johto episodes were just too drawn out. I mean, there are like 20 cities inbetweeen EACH gym battle, when they're all so close together in the games. It's ridiculous. And yes, those damn Pokemon were damn cute. By the end Team Rocket was just really annoying. But I just stopped caring near the end of it. They just kept adding to the list of Pokemon. First it was 150, than 250, and the list just kept growing higher and higher.......The games where better by the end of it. But it was still a fine fad, and still good for little kids.


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