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?
"Pikachu's Goodbye" was the first hour-long Pokemon special coinciding with "The Battling Evee Brothers." It was also the first to air after the four month hiatus. See more
In one episode Brock's Geodude participates in an all-Fighting Pokemon tournament. A Geodude, however, is NOT fighting, it's rock/ground. In the original card series there was no rock or ground type, only fighting type to represent all three types. See more
Just when you give him a break, he has to be a nice guy, too.
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
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