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Pikachu's Vacation (1998)
"Poketto monsutâ: Pikachû no natsu-yasumi" (original title)

G  |   |  Animation, Short, Comedy  |  10 November 1999 (USA)
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Pikachu and the gang learn responsiblity, team work as well as cooperation during their Summer vacation at Pokemon Island.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ikue Ohtani ...
Pikachu / Tosakinto (voice)
Satomi Koorogi ...
Togepy (voice)
Rikako Aikawa ...
Zenigame / Koduck / Rokon (voice)
Megumi Hayashibara ...
Fushigidane / Pigeon (voice)
Shin'ichirô Miki ...
Lizardon / Hitodeman / Isitsubute / Zubat (voice)
Kôichi Sakaguchi ...
Arbok (voice)
Naoki Tatsuta ...
Bull (voice)
Urara Takano ...
Raichu (voice)
Mika Kanai ...
Maril / Purin (voice)
Chiyako Shibahara ...
Karakara (voice)
Rica Matsumoto ...
Satoshi (voice)
Mayumi Iizuka ...
Kasumi (voice)
Yûji Ueda ...
Takeshi (voice)
Aiko Satô ...
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Jay Goede ...
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On a remote island the pokemon have their holidays. It is generally a very peaceful time of fun and relaxation, however, when Pikachu goes there for his break, he finds things less than fun as he has a baby pokemon to look after; a baby that is difficult to keep happy and entertained leading to conflict between him and other groups of pokemon. Written by bob the moo

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Featured in Pokémon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998) See more »

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Vacation
Written by Colleen Fitzpatrick & Josh Deutsch
Performed by Vitamin C
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Cute but has too many distractions
23 September 2001 | by (England) – See all my reviews

It's great to see so many of our favourite Pokemon enjoying themselves & helping each other out. However the film constantly interrupts itself with weird Pokemon routines. It also would have been better with subtitles so we would know what they were saying. A TV episode called Island of the Giant Pokemon had subtitles and it worked well. A nice idea that needs improvement. 7/10


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