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Pokémon 

Poketto monsutâ (original title)
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Ash Ketchum, his yellow pet Pikachu and his human friends explore a world of powerful creatures.
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Series cast summary:
Ikue Ôtani ...  Pikachu / ... 947 episodes, 1997-2019
Rica Matsumoto ...  Satoshi / ... 876 episodes, 1997-2019
Rodger Parsons ...  Narrator / ... 843 episodes, 1997-2019
Kayzie Rogers ...  Wobbuffet / ... 771 episodes, 1997-2016
Unshô Ishizuka ...  Narrator / ... 713 episodes, 1997-2016
Shin'ichirô Miki ...  Kojiro / ... 710 episodes, 1997-2014
Megumi Hayashibara ...  Musashi / ... 695 episodes, 1997-2017
Inuko Inuyama ...  Nyarth / ... 691 episodes, 1997-2017
Yûji Ueda ...  Takeshi / ... 639 episodes, 1997-2017
Christopher Collet ...  Steven Stone 637 episodes, 2000-2016
Sarah Natochenny ...  Ash Ketchum / ... 628 episodes, 2005-2020
James Carter Cathcart ...  James / ... 590 episodes, 1997-2020
Michele Knotz ...  Jessie / ... 527 episodes, 2005-2020
Rachael Lillis ...  Jessie / ... 426 episodes, 1997-2015
Eric Stuart ...  James / ... 437 episodes, 1997-2007
Veronica Taylor ...  Ash Ketchum / ... 416 episodes, 1997-2006
Madeleine Blaustein ...  Meowth / ... 409 episodes, 1997-2007
Bill Rogers ...  Brock / ... 383 episodes, 1998-2019
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Storyline

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 ZeroG1

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Gotta catch 'em all!


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Did You Know?

Trivia

(series 8) This is the last season to have the original English dub voice actors. See more »

Goofs

Despite what the show frequently implies with Pikachu's attacks, electrical attacks can NEVER harm ground types. See more »

Quotes

Ash: I had to send in about a million postcards to get that hat!
Misty: Well, no wonder I didn't get mine. I only submitted one.
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Crazy Credits

The Pokemon logo makes one last appearance at the very end of the credits, after the Summit Media Group bumper. See more »

Alternate Versions

The Netflix version edits out the "Who's That Pokemon" and "Pikachu's Jukebox" segments, whereas only the "Pokerap" segment is retained. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Nostalgia Critic: Digimon the Movie (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Under The Alolan Moon
(twenty-first theme song)
Written and composed by Ed Goldfarb
Performed by Haven Paschall and Ben Dixon (guitars by James Harman; additional vocals by Charity Goodin and James Mosely)
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Lost interest, but it was still a cute show.
22 August 2006 | by joestank15See all my reviews

A 4. something on IMDb? It was better than that. If everyone's going to diss their childhood, w/e. But I'm not going to act like I didn't like I didn't watch the show and play the games every Saturday. The early episodes were best. Best episodes where the ones involving Charmander (and his forms to come), Primeape, The Cinnabar Island gym match, and the Indigo Plateau finals. Also that one where Ash fights the gym owner that has the Dragonite. The Johto episodes were just too drawn out. I mean, there are like 20 cities inbetweeen EACH gym battle, when they're all so close together in the games. It's ridiculous. And yes, those damn Pokemon were damn cute. By the end Team Rocket was just really annoying. But I just stopped caring near the end of it. They just kept adding to the list of Pokemon. First it was 150, than 250, and the list just kept growing higher and higher.......The games where better by the end of it. But it was still a fine fad, and still good for little kids.


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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

8 September 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Pokémon: The Johto Journeys See more »

Filming Locations:

Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan See more »

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$32,293,377
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Runtime:

| (200 episodes) | (Per Episode) | (192 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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