The adventures of Ash Ketchum and his partner Pikachu, who travel across many regions in hopes of being regarded as a Pokemon master.
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Ash, angry that he lost against Wulfric, the 8th gym leader, runs into the forest. The next morning, Serena goes to find Ash. Ash loses his temper and yells at her. Meanwhile, Team ...


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Ikue Ôtani ...
 Pikachu / ... (806 episodes, 1998-2015)
Rodger Parsons ...
 Narrator / ... (686 episodes, 1998-2015)
Kayzie Rogers ...
 Wobbuffet / ... (692 episodes, 1998-2015)
James Carter Cathcart ...
 James / ... (460 episodes, 1998-2015)
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 Ash Ketchum / ... (458 episodes, 2006-2016)
Rachael Lillis ...
 Jessie / ... (424 episodes, 1998-2015)
Eric Stuart ...
 James / ... (435 episodes, 1998-2008)
Veronica Taylor ...
 Ash Ketchum / ... (415 episodes, 1998-2007)
Madeleine Blaustein ...
 Meowth / ... (405 episodes, 1998-2008)
Michele Knotz ...
 Jessie / ... (384 episodes, 2006-2015)
Bill Rogers ...
 Brock / ... (336 episodes, 2006-2016)
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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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Trivia

Despite being a Japanese Anime, this show has always been targeted towards an American audience. This is because the video games Pokemon Blue and Red and trading card games were more popular in the USA than in Japan. Thus, the english versions of the first 4 seasons were made before the Japanese versions. Ash in the English versions name isn't Satoshi, and some names of pokemon are respelled english words. Not only that, the characters mouth movements match what they're saying in English, and sometimes they don't match with what they're saying in Japanese. However, 4k entertainment did have a hand in changing the food that they eat. See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

Meowth: I hate water, especially WET water.
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Crazy Credits

First season has a "Poke Rap" segment prior to the end credits, combining the names of the (original 150) Pokemon into a rap-style song. There are 5 different segments like this total, adding up to the total 150. Home video releases featured the complete Poke Rap, combining all 5 parts. See more »

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Spun-off from Pokémon Red Version (1996) 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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Gotta catch em' all!
15 April 1999 | by (Hasting, Nebraska) – See all my reviews

Pokemon is the best executed cartoons of all time. It's just so cool to watch. The humor is wacked and funny and the Pokemon are so cute. I just love that Pikachu, it's just so cute to watch at. Not to mention the fact that the Game Boy game is also an awesome thing. It's an awesome show, if you go buy your Pokemon game, also go buy a video of Pokemon too. You'll be surprised.


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