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 / ... (716 episodes, 1998-2014)
Rodger Parsons ...
 Narrator / ... (591 episodes, 1998-2014)
Kayzie Rogers ...
 Wobbuffet / ... (506 episodes, 1998-2014)
Eric Stuart ...
 Brock / ... (427 episodes, 1998-2013)
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 Ash Ketchum / ... (407 episodes, 2006-2014)
Jimmy Zoppi ...
 James / ... (388 episodes, 1998-2014)
Rachael Lillis ...
 Jessie / ... (389 episodes, 1998-2008)
Veronica Taylor ...
 Ash Ketchum / ... (382 episodes, 1998-2006)
Madeleine Blaustein ...
 Meowth / ... (368 episodes, 1998-2008)
Michele Knotz ...
 Jessie / ... (334 episodes, 2006-2014)
Bill Rogers ...
 Brock / ... (312 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

In "Ash Catches A Pokémon" Ash sees Pidgeotto, it is eating a worm and this is the first non-Pokémon animal to be seen in the show. See more »

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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 »

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May: Hey! That's my egg!
James of Team Rocket: Ahh! That's my Mime Jr.
Jessie: We're here for Elekid and Pikachu.
James of Team Rocket: TIME OUT!
[James comes running out of Team Rocket's Golem machine]
May: [May runs up to James] I'll trade you.
James of Team Rocket: That sounds like a plan.
May: Here you go!
James of Team Rocket: Thanks.
MayJames of Team Rocket: Bye!
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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 Robot Chicken: Caffeine-Induced Aneurysm (2013) See more »

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Unbeatable
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Written and Produced by John Siegler and David Kos Rolfe
Performed by David Kos Rolfe
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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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