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
Gotta catch 'em all!
Did You Know?
The name 'Pikachu' is a combination of two Japanese onomatopoeic words: pika, the noise an electric spark makes and chu, the noise a mouse makes. See more
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
Hey, guys, help me out of this hole.
We'd love to help you, Ash, but unfortunately, you're standing on us.
The Pokemon logo makes one last appearance at the very end of the credits, after the Summit Media Group bumper. See more
Referenced in Attack the Block
I Wanna Be a Hero
(sixth theme song)
Written and Produced by John Siegler
and David Kos Rolfe
Performed by David Kos Rolfe See more