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Pokémon Origins 

Based on the classic video games Pokemon Red and Blue for the game boy. A young boy named Red is asked to do a seemingly impossible task of capturing all 149 kinds of creatures known as ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Junko Takeuchi ...  Red 4 episodes, 2013
Takuya Eguchi Takuya Eguchi ...  Green 4 episodes, 2013
Natsuki Aikawa Natsuki Aikawa 4 episodes, 2013
Chika Anzai Chika Anzai 4 episodes, 2013
Ryota Asari Ryota Asari 4 episodes, 2013
Lucien Dodge ...  Blue / ... 4 episodes, 2013
Kazuhiro Fusegawa Kazuhiro Fusegawa 4 episodes, 2013
Tomomi Igawa Tomomi Igawa 4 episodes, 2013
Michiko Kaiden Michiko Kaiden 4 episodes, 2013
Meiko Kawasaki Meiko Kawasaki 4 episodes, 2013
Tomoko Kobashi Tomoko Kobashi 4 episodes, 2013
Chikahiro Kobayashi Chikahiro Kobayashi 4 episodes, 2013
Miyuki Kobori Miyuki Kobori 4 episodes, 2013
Marika Minase Marika Minase 4 episodes, 2013
Tsuguo Mogami Tsuguo Mogami 4 episodes, 2013
Yuya Murakami Yuya Murakami 4 episodes, 2013
Bryce Papenbrook ...  Red 4 episodes, 2013
Yoshihito Sasaki Yoshihito Sasaki 4 episodes, 2013
Naoko Sugiura Naoko Sugiura 4 episodes, 2013
Shigeyuki Susaki Shigeyuki Susaki 4 episodes, 2013
Syuhei Takubo Syuhei Takubo 4 episodes, 2013
Satsuki Yukino Satsuki Yukino 4 episodes, 2013
Cristina Valenzuela ...  Lass / ... 3 episodes, 2013
Katsuji Mori ...  Professor Orchid 2 episodes, 2013
Yui Ishikawa ...  Reina 2 episodes, 2013
Minoru Inaba Minoru Inaba ...  Elder Fuji 2 episodes, 2013
Christine Marie Cabanos ...  Reina / ... 2 episodes, 2013
Dorothy Elias-Fahn ...  Female Trainer / ... 2 episodes, 2013
Kyle Hebert ...  Professor Oak 2 episodes, 2013
Wendee Lee ...  Girl / ... 2 episodes, 2013
Laura Post ...  Creepy Girl / ... 2 episodes, 2013
Keith Silverstein Keith Silverstein ...  Brock's Onix / ... 2 episodes, 2013
Kirk Thornton ...  Mr. Fuji 2 episodes, 2013
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Based on the classic video games Pokemon Red and Blue for the game boy. A young boy named Red is asked to do a seemingly impossible task of capturing all 149 kinds of creatures known as Pokemon. On the way he has constant fights and disagreements with his rival Blue , learns about Pokemon battling and strategies about how to win them, and fighting for justice against the infamous organized crime organization Team Rocket. Written by Aidan Todd

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15 November 2013 (USA) See more »

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The rival is named Green in the original Japanese release, but is called Blue in the English dub. This is because the first Pokémon games in Japan were called Red and Green, while the first localized releases were called Red and Blue, due to them being a combination of the Japanese Red, Green, and Blue games. Despite having his name changed in the English dub, however, "Blue" still wears a green shirt. See more »

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Nice, but too rushed and over-rated
29 October 2014 | by reddragonhero17See all my reviews

I grew up with the original Pokémon (Seasons 1-5) and I still love it to this day. It was nice to go back to where it all started since right now I couldn't stand Best Wishes and the more recent XY. However, I feel that just 4-5 episodes is just WAY too short to fully tell a Pokémon story. In the regular show every episode was worth the watch as it was more than just formula, it felt like reading a novel. They made Red to be too perfect unlike Ash who really felt more alive. Sorry fans of this one, but Ash's faults were there for a purpose not to drive you crazy. And the whole "win only one tournament" was there for a reason as well. Here the ultra condensed version is just mostly action, very little adventure, comedy, and drama and that's it. I liked how they played it out in the fashion of the Gameboy Games, but the reason I preferred the anime more, is that it had more life. Characters thought, had deep psychology, and made tough if difficult decisions. Here we don't get that as much. Finally, I felt that the mega stone thing was out of place. The creators should stick where it was back then and what it should be.


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