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Pokémon 

Poketto monsutâ (original title)
Follows the adventure of Satoshi with his Pokemon, Pikachu and his friends to become the Pokemon master.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
...  Pikachu / ... 1,099 episodes, 1997-2018
...  Satoshi / ... 867 episodes, 1997-2017
Rodger Parsons ...  Narrator / ... 801 episodes, 1997-2018
...  Kojiro / ... 771 episodes, 1997-2014
Unshô Ishizuka ...  Narrator / ... 750 episodes, 1997-2016
...  Wobbuffet / ... 769 episodes, 1997-2016
...  Musashi / ... 710 episodes, 1997-2017
...  Nyarth / ... 689 episodes, 1997-2017
...  Takeshi / ... 684 episodes, 1997-2015
...  Steven Stone 638 episodes, 2002-2016
...  Ash Ketchum / ... 545 episodes, 2005-2018
...  James / ... 533 episodes, 1997-2017
...  Jessie / ... 475 episodes, 2005-2018
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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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| (200 episodes) | (Per Episode) | (192 episodes)

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Trivia

In the opening intro, Mew appears in which it didn't appear in all the episodes of the series. However, it appeared in Pokemon: The First Movie. See more »

Goofs

In one episode Brock's Geodude participates in an all-Fighting Pokemon tournament. A Geodude, however, is NOT fighting, it's rock/ground. In the original card series there was no rock or ground type, only fighting type to represent all three types. See more »

Quotes

James of Team Rocket: I want food.
Jessie: Stop that!
Meowth: Yeah, that whining only makes you hungrier.
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Crazy Credits

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 words come up on the screen, and a short video clip is shown. See more »


Soundtracks

Born to Be a Winner
(fourth theme song)
Written by John Siegler and John Loeffler
Performed by David Rolfe
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Guilty Pleasures
14 February 2000 | by See all my reviews

OK, I know I'm 22 years old and supposed to be part of the counter-culture that ignores most fads targeted at 8-year olds. But this show rocks! I watched it because of the simple fact there was nothing else on that afternoon, and now I've been swept up in the continuing adventures of Ash, Pikachu, Misty, and token grown-up (that would be Brock or Tracey). And Team Rocket! You gotta love those guys. They try so hard to be evil, but it's not really in there hearts. This show is a lot better than people give it credit for. Check it out (if your over 8 and/or don't have kids).


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