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 word Pokémon is derived from the Japanese words Pokétto monsutaa, i.e. Pocket Monsters. See more
Despite what the show frequently implies with Pikachu's attacks, electrical attacks can NEVER harm ground types. See more
James of Team Rocket
Drat. We just wasted this whole episode cheering for the good guys.
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
(eight theme song)
Written and Produced by John Siegler
and David Kos Rolfe
Performed by David Kos Rolfe See more