Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokemon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists in the help of two friends, Misty and Brock, and his own Pokemon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for all 150 Pokemon, while avoiding the likes of Team Rocket and their Pokemon, Meowth. Written by
Gotta catch 'em all!
Did You Know?
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
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
[after successfully binding a Hypno and Drowzee to their metal-winged flying system
We got them! Now, we'll fly away with our catch!
James of Team Rocket
I don't get it. Why didn't we do this from the beginning?
[referring to the show runtime
Well, we HAVE to fill a half-hour!
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
(third theme song)
Written by John Siegler
& John Loeffler
Performed by PJ Lequerica See more