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 / ... (662 episodes, 1998-2014)
Rodger Parsons ...
 Narrator / ... (543 episodes, 1998-2013)
Eric Stuart ...
 Brock / ... (421 episodes, 1998-2008)
Kayzie Rogers ...
 Wobbuffet / ... (391 episodes, 1998-2013)
...
 Ash Ketchum / ... (371 episodes, 2006-2014)
Rachael Lillis ...
 Misty / ... (360 episodes, 1998-2008)
Veronica Taylor ...
 Ash Ketchum / ... (361 episodes, 1998-2006)
Jimmy Zoppi ...
 James / ... (336 episodes, 1998-2014)
Madeleine Blaustein ...
 Meowth / ... (338 episodes, 1998-2008)
Michele Knotz ...
 Jessie / ... (306 episodes, 2006-2014)
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Storyline

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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8 September 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Pokemon: Indigo League  »

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Trivia

The Orange Islands (Second Season) is the only time a region has been made purely for the series and not based on the regions seen in the games this series is based upon. See more »

Goofs

In an early episode, Flint (Brock's father) says that Brock's mother passed away. In a later episode, Brock's mother is actually in the episode alive. See more »

Quotes

Torchic: Torchic? Torchic?
[Torchic starts crying]
Max , Caterpie, Butterfree, Additional Voices: Oh Torchic! There you are.
Meowth: What's wrong?
Max , Caterpie, Butterfree, Additional Voices: Torchic is afraid it will never see May again.
Meowth: Well, crying ain't gonna help, I already tried that.
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Crazy Credits

The Pokemon logo makes one last appearance at the very end of the credits, after the Summit Media Group bumper. See more »


Soundtracks

Born to Be A Winner
(fourth theme song)
Written by John Siegler and John Loeffler
Produced and Arranged by Neil Jason
Performed by David Kos Rolfe
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Gotta catch em' all!
15 April 1999 | by (Hasting, Nebraska) – See all my reviews

Pokemon is the best executed cartoons of all time. It's just so cool to watch. The humor is wacked and funny and the Pokemon are so cute. I just love that Pikachu, it's just so cute to watch at. Not to mention the fact that the Game Boy game is also an awesome thing. It's an awesome show, if you go buy your Pokemon game, also go buy a video of Pokemon too. You'll be surprised.


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