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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Series cast summary:
Daniel Nicodème ...
 Narrator (764 episodes, 1998-2013)
Ikue Ôtani ...
 Pikachu / ... (681 episodes, 1998-2014)
Rodger Parsons ...
 Narrator / ... (553 episodes, 1998-2013)
Kayzie Rogers ...
 Wobbuffet / ... (471 episodes, 1998-2013)
Eric Stuart ...
 Brock / ... (427 episodes, 1998-2013)
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 Ash Ketchum / ... (377 episodes, 2006-2014)
Rachael Lillis ...
 Jessie / ... (376 episodes, 1998-2008)
Veronica Taylor ...
 Ash Ketchum / ... (376 episodes, 1998-2006)
Madeleine Blaustein ...
 Meowth / ... (356 episodes, 1998-2008)
Jimmy Zoppi ...
 James / ... (351 episodes, 1998-2014)
Michele Knotz ...
 Jessie / ... (307 episodes, 2006-2014)
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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

The names of two Pokemon, Ekans and Arbok, are herpetological words, reversed. See more »

Goofs

In one episode, an Exeggcute evolves into an Exeggutor without a Leaf Stone. This Pokémon requires the Leaf Stone to evolve - it can not evolve through experience points. See more »

Quotes

Brock: It's oh too clear to me now. It was because of a painful seperation from its mother that Larvitar is petrified of the outside world. With zero trust in humans.
Misty: That Tiranitar must be Larvitar's mother.
Ash: Poor Larvitar. Lavitar please you have to remember all of the good times that we had together.
Brock: Not all humans are bad. You just have to give us a chance.
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The Pokemon logo makes one last appearance at the very end of the credits, after the Summit Media Group bumper. See more »

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Referenced in Super Smash Bros. Melee (2001) See more »

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Battle Frontier
(ninth theme song)
Written and Produced by John Loeffler and David Wolfert
Performed by Jason Appleton
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Lost interest, but it was still a cute show.
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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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