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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 / ... 1,123 episodes, 1997-2018
...  Satoshi / ... 868 episodes, 1997-2017
Rodger Parsons ...  Narrator / ... 802 episodes, 1997-2018
...  Kojiro / ... 784 episodes, 1997-2014
Unshô Ishizuka ...  Narrator / ... 757 episodes, 1997-2016
...  Wobbuffet / ... 769 episodes, 1997-2016
...  Musashi / ... 714 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 / ... 534 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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Release Date:

8 September 1998 (USA)  »

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

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

(series 7) This is the last season to have the original English dub voice actors. See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

James of Team Rocket: Drat. We just wasted this whole episode cheering for the good guys.
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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 »

Connections

Referenced in Honest Game Trailers: Super Smash Bros (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

This Dream
(seventh theme song)
Written by John Siegler and David Rolfe
Performed by David Rolfe
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****:perfect 4 stars,quite possibly one of the most entertaining anime's somewhat based on a terrific game around.
25 April 1999 | by See all my reviews

A truly,truly wonderful anime,mix in a good amount of heart & music,kick up a little pokemon battling mayhem,& 2 main story parts make it a crumb of a bit better than the game,(Misty & Brock following with ash,the team rocket group),true contrary to popular belief it's not 80-100% accurate to the show,it's more 60% accurate,but it has been said that the show is based on the upcoming Yellow version,& the story changes are usually for the better,& the humor on this show is well paced in such as the known comic anime "Samurai Pizza Cats" so in some ways you don't have to be a big video game fan to enjoy this one.


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