Pokemon: Advanced Challenge

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  • Season 1
    • A Real Cleffa-Hanger

      Journeying with Misty through Mount Moon, Team Rocket launches another attack but this time Misty and Max get seperated along with Pikachu from the others and they come across the Cleffa, Clefairy and Clefable.

    • The Right Place and the Right Mime

      Ash has returned home to Pallet Town and is reunited with Misty, Max and May and all his old Pokemon. Taking Scott's advise, he decides to challenge the Kanto Battle Frontier and May decides to challenge the contests in Kanto so they prepare to set out on a new journey but with so many Pokemon available, Team Rocket decides to steal them.

    • The Scheme Team
      The Scheme Team
      Episode 39

      With the Hoenn League over, the group go their seperate ways with Ash and Pikachu returning to Pallet Town but Team Rocket begin afresh and continue their troubles of trying to catch Pikachu and makes it harder.

    • At the End of the Fray

      With Tyson's Sceptile and Ash's Glalie down for the count, it is up to Ash's Pikachu, Torkoal, Corphish, Swellow and Grovyle to defeat Tyson's Meowth, Metagross, Donphan, Shiftry and Hariyama but who will win?

    • Choose It or Lose It!

      Morrison finally decides to battle Ash properly and it soon comes down to Metang versus Glalie to which Ash wins but he starts his next match against Tyson, can he win?

    • A Judgment Brawl
      A Judgment Brawl
      Episode 36

      Narrowly beating Katie, Ash soon finds his next match in the Hoenn League is against Morrison, his new friend and rival. The battle starts in Ash's favour as Morrison refuses to fight his friend and if he doesn't send out his third Pokemon, he may be disqualified.

    • Shocks and Bonds
      Shocks and Bonds
      Episode 35

      The Hoenn league promises to be tough with Ash making it through to the full battle matches but down 3 Pokemon, can Ash make it through to the next round.

    • From Brags to Riches

      Continuing through the Hoenn League, Ash along with Morrison struggle to beat their opponents with Morrison using Gligar and Growlithe whilst his opponent Gavin uses Marowak and Machamp whilst Ash using Torkoal and Corphish whilst his opponent Dominick uses Tropius and Swalot.

      Can they win their matches?

    • Saved by the Beldum

      As the Hoenn League gets underway, Morrison appears having gained his 8th badge and registers just in time.

      Ash along with Tyson and Morrison must now progress but using Beldum who only knows Take Down, can he beat Electabuzz and go through to the next round.

    • Like a Meowth to a Flame

      Arriving for the Hoenn League, Ash and the group meet a new rival Tyson who's Meowth saves them from a flock of Murkrow but when Team Rocket steal the Moltres Flame, can they return it.

    • Island Time
      Island Time
      Episode 31

      On their way to Ever Grande City for the Hoenn League, Team Rocket tricks them into believing they won a free flight there only for the plane to run out of fuel, stranding them on a remote Island.

    • Rhapsody in Drew
      Rhapsody in Drew
      Episode 30

      Continuing in the Grand Festival, Drew finds herself against Drew who uses Roselia and Flygon but using Skitty and Combusken, can May beat Drew and proceed to the next round whilst Ash's Snorunt evolves into Glalie, how is its Ice Beam now.

    • Deceit and Assist
      Deceit and Assist
      Episode 29

      Continuing the next round of the Grand Festival, Harley is up to his dirty tricks and suggests to May to always use Skitty's Assist despite it's unpredictability which she does but has she fallen for Harley's trick and will she progress whilst Jessie has gone too far and stolen a contestant's pass and ribbons to take part.

    • Hi Ho Silver Wind!
      Hi Ho Silver Wind!
      Episode 28

      Arriving at Slateport City for the Grand Festival, May finds herself with Harley and Drew, her two rivals who are competing in the festival.

      Using Bulbasaur, Skitty, Beautifly and Combusken, can she make it past the first round.

    • The Ribbon Cup Caper

      Heading to Slateport City for the Grand Festival by Luxury Cruise liner, the gang find Brodie who has stolen the Cup and without it, the Grand Festival won't happen.

      Can the group recover the cup in time?

    • Less is Morrison
      Less is Morrison
      Episode 26

      Heading to Slateport City for the Grand Festival, the group come across Morrison who gets into many competitions with Ash becoming his rival but can the two save Morrison's Beldum from Team Rocket.

    • Berry, Berry Interesting

      Deciding to make their own Pokeblocks, May finds her Pokeblocks stolen, not by Team Rocket but by a Munchlax who is very hungry.

      May decides to catch it but will she succeed and will Team Rocket get away with all the Pokeblocks.

    • Pacifidlog Jam
      Pacifidlog Jam
      Episode 24

      May is still competiting for her 5 and final ribbon and using Skitty, must beet a Jynx and Houndoom to win but can she win.

    • Mean With Envy
      Mean With Envy
      Episode 23

      Arriving in Pacifidlog Town for her next ribbon, May learns she needs to win in order to enter the Grand Festival as this is the last one.

      Facing competition from Joshua, Erica and Jessie, can May get past the appeals round with Skitty

    • Date Expectations
      Date Expectations
      Episode 22

      Training for the Hoenn League, Ash's Snorunt tries to use Ice Beam but has trouble with it.

      The group comes across Donphan and find it is the mating season with the males trying to impress the females.

    • Who, What, When, Where, Wynaut?

      Following an attack from Team Rocket, Ash, May, Max, Brock, Drew along with Team Rocket find themselves on a misty island, separated from each other but they find a friend in the form of Wynaut but can they be reunited.

    • Showdown At Linoone

      With his final gym badge, Ash can enter the Hoenn League. On their way to Pacifidlog Town for May's next contest, the group come across a Linoone who is stealing things including the Pokeballs containing Bulbasaur and Beautifly.

    • Eight Ain't Enough
      Eight Ain't Enough
      Episode 19

      Continuing his Gym battle for his final badge, Ash is down Snorunt whilst Juan still has 3 of 5 Pokemon and Ash 4 of 5 but can Pikachu, Grovyle, Swellow and Corphish defeat Juan's Pokemon and win Ash his badge.

    • The Great Eight Fate!

      Arriving in Sootopolis City for Ash's final Gym Badge, Ash and company meet Juan, the gym leader putting on a water show before accepting Ash's challenge but can Ash beat Juan in a 5 on 5 battle starting with a double battle.

    • Do I Hear a Ralts?
      Do I Hear a Ralts?
      Episode 17

      Continuing their journey to the Sootopolis City gym, Ash, Brock, May and Max come across a sick Ralts who needs to get to the nearest Pokemon Centre and Max makes it his mission to get Ralts there but when Team Rocket interfere, it is up to him and Snorunt as Team Rocket try to capture Ralts for the boss.

    • Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snorunt!

      Ash, May, Max and Brock reach a Pokemon centre where they find a Snorunt causing trouble which ultimately steals Ash's badge case with his badges inside.

      Ash chases Snorunt out into the snow, can he survive and will he get his badges back

    • Absol-ute Disaster
      Absol-ute Disaster
      Episode 15

      The gang spot an Absol, a Pokemon known for causing disaster or that is what the villagers of a town believe.

      And they are out to get Absol, can Ash and the gang convince them and just what is the truth?

    • Beg, Burrow and Steal

      Continuing their journey, Ash and the gang come across Elisa who is looking for The Trapinch Underground Labyrinth where it is believed Trapinch evolve into Vibrava.

      Team Rocket learns of this and plans to catch all the Vibrava. What will happen?

    • Once in a Mawile
      Once in a Mawile
      Episode 13

      Having a practise battle against Brock's Lombre using Torkoal, Ash and the gang soon come across a trainer practising some moves with Mawile.

      Lombre immediately falls in love with Mawile but when Team Rocket go to steal Mawile but catch Lombre instead, what will the outcome be?

    • Claydol Big and Tall

      Team Rocket unknowingly release a giant Claydol which goes on a rampage.

      With the help of an old man, Ash and the gang along with Team Rocket must end its rampage once and for all be resealing it inside its Pokeball.

      A task that isn't going to be easy.

    • A Cacturne for the Worse

      The time has come for May's next contest but she finds herself a new rival in the form of Harley and his Cacturne.

      But Harley is no fair rival, using dirty tricks including getting Max to reveal some secrets, who will win, Harley or May?

    • Where's Armaldo?
      Where's Armaldo?
      Episode 10

      When Max comes across an Cradily, the gang have trouble believing him and he sets off to find it and prove them right.

      Soon the gang come across a lab dealing with Pokemon Fossils including Cradily, Lileep, Armaldo and Anorith but Team Rocket plan to steal them

    • Vanity Affair
      Vanity Affair
      Episode 9

      Having seen Ash battle a trainer, Drake, of the Elite Four offers Ash a battle.

      Using Pikachu and Grovyle, can Ash defeat Drake's Shelgon and Altaria or will he feel the full power of the Elite Four.

    • Solid as a Solrock

      The time has come for Ash's Gym Battle against Liza and Tate of Mossdeep City.

      Using Pikachu and Swellow, can Ash beat Solrock and Lunatone in a double battle and win his seventh badge?

    • It's Still Rocket Roll to Me!

      Arriving in Mossdeep City for his Gym Battle, Ash finds there are two Gym Leaders who are battling each other using Solrock and Lunatone.

      Whilst at the Space Centre, Team Rocket decides to hi-jack the next Rocket Launch but unknown to them, Max along with Tate, one of the Gym Leaders are still onboard.

      What will the outcome be?

    • The Scuffle of Legends

      The confrontation between Team Magma and Aqua continues as Kyogre and Groudon are both on the rampage, threatening to destroy the world.

      It is up to Ash, Max, May, Brock with old friend Lance to stop them. Will they suceed.

    • Gaining Groudon
      Gaining Groudon
      Episode 5

      Finding themselves out in the Ocean, Ash and the gang are relieved when a Submarine comes out of the water but their relief is short lived as they find themselves on Team Magma's sub.

      Both Team Magma and Aqua hold Kyogre and Groudon as they begin to implement their final phase.

      What will the outcome be

    • Training Wrecks
      Training Wrecks
      Episode 4

      Awaiting a boat to Mossdeep City, Ash and the gang come across a work out area where several trainers. Whilst May, Brock and Max along with Team Rocket take part in the work out, Ash has a double battle. Using Pikachu and Grovyle, can he defeat Quagsire and Walrein

    • The Evolutionary War

      Travelling by boat to Mossdeep City, Ash and the gang spot several children surfing on Huntail and Gorebyss.

      Two kids are wanting to evolve their Clamperl, one into Huntail and the other into Gorebyss. Meeting up with Professor Birch, the gang learn that Clamperl can evolve into two different Pokemon, using either aDeepSea Tooth or DeepSea Scale. The gang decides to help the two kids evolve their Pokemon but Team Rocket are out to catch their Pokemon

    • The Relicanth Really Can

      Stopping off at a beach on their way to Mossdeep City, Ash and gang come across a pair of treasure hunters who are after Green Shards and believe there is a link between them and the Relicanth. But Team Rocket show up and are after the treasure.

      Who will get to it first?

    • Clamperl of Wisdom

      Coming upon their old friend Spoink, the gang are shocked to see their pearl go overboard into the sea. Despite their best attempts, the pearl is lost but is soon found in a Clamperl. Getting it back isn't going to be easy.