Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of many friends, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for new Pokémon, while avoiding the likes of Team Rocket, as well as other evil organizations, as well as battling rivals, and meeting legendary Pokémon. Written by
Gotta catch 'em all!
Did You Know?
The first shiny Pokémon, Pokémon with different colour palettes, was the psychic type noctowl in the episode fowl play. Ash would later in the episode catch it and have it remain with him until the next season See more
Despite what the show frequently implies with Pikachu's attacks, electrical attacks can NEVER harm ground 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
(second theme song)
Written by John Siegler
and John Loeffler
Performed by Russell Velázquez See more