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?
In America, the television series debuted roughly a month before the games were released. See more
In one episode, an Exeggcute evolves into an Exeggutor without
a Leaf Stone. This Pokémon requires the Leaf Stone to evolve - it can not evolve through experience points. See more
You miss your mom don't you Larvitar? Don't worry because we're going to get your mother back. I promise.
Don't you worry Larvitar. We're going to do everything we can to get your mother back.
This Larvitar hardens everytime someone it doesn't know tries to talk to it.
What's the matter? Did I make it freeze?
This Larvitar needs time to warm up to people
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
(seventh theme song)
Written and Produced by John Siegler
and David Kos Rolfe
Performed by David Kos Rolfe See more