Ash finds out that he's falling behind his rival, Gary, once again. When a Mankey shows up at their camp, Ash tries to catch it and ends up making it angry.
Did You Know?
The rage attack that Charmander uses continues to be used until the battle is over. This is true in the game as well. Once it is selected you can not break the attack cycle until one of the Pokémon faints. See more
During their phone call in the first three minutes, Professor Oak tells Ash that Gary Oak has caught 30 Pokemon. In a previous episode (1.13 "Mystery at the Lighthouse"), Oak told Ash that Gary had already caught 45 Pokemon. See more
[about the hat
I didn't know it wasn't an official Pokémon Leauge hat. I remembered I entered the same contest too.
I had to send in about a million post cards to win that hat!
[Misty turns around embarrassed
No wonder I didn't win, I only sent in one.
Poor Ash, losing an official hat, is like losing your best friend.
Written by Tamara Loeffler and John Siegler
Performed by James Williams and Babi Floyd See more