Ash, Brock and Dawn come across a Murkrow causing trouble with its Confuse Ray to which a girl thinks it is her brother causing trouble.
Both brother and sister are searching for a Dusk stone which will enable her to evolve her Misdreavus into Mismagius but Team Rocket are out to get the Dusk Stone for themselves.moreless
Dawn along with Barry and Ash enter the Ping-Pong competition with Dawn using Ambipom who seems to be an expert though she lost, Dawn is faced with a decision whether to allow Ambipom to leave her to continue training or stay with her in contests.
The time has come for the Sandalstraw Contest and Dawn, Jessie and Kenny are all competing for the ribbon and if Dawn wins, she will have earnt her 5th and final ribbon for entry into the Grand Festival but in the finals, Dawn is up against Kenny and using Prinplup against Ambipom, things won't be easy.moreless
Piplup starts to glow, a sign that it is about to evolve. Dawn looks forward to Piplup about to become Prinplup but Piplup keeps using Bide to prevent evolution.
But with Piplup along with Kenny's Prinplup and Barry's Empoleon, Team Rocket are out to capture the entire evolution family.
Training with Grotle and Chimchar for his next Gym Match, Ash and the gang come across a Snover who offers the gang some Snoverberries that taste brilliant.
But Team Rocket hears of this and are out to get Snover.
Attacked by an Aggron, Dawn finds herself away from the rest of the gang. Sending out her Mamoswine to defend her, Mamoswine is still disobedient and gets seriously injured.
With no other option, she and the rest of her Pokemon help to heal Mamoswine but is this enough to gain Mamoswine's obedience?moreless
Entering a Pokeringer competition, Ash uses Staravia and finds himself up against Paul and his Honchkrow.
Will Ash be able to defeat Paul and win?
Following yet another blast off, Meowth decides to go into the Ramen business working with a former colleague. Jessie also decides to leave Team Rocket to concentrate on acting and contests leaving James on his own.
Hearing of a strong Metagross, James bravely decides to try and catch it but is out of his league. Will this reunite Team Rocket or is this the end?moreless
A Froslass kidnaps Meowth and Piplup, holding them to ransom unless the gang and Team Rocket help to retrieve her friend Snorunt.
They soon learn Snorunt has been taken by a Poacher but can the gang rescue Snorunt.
With Dawn's 4th Ribbon under her belt, Ash and the Gang head to Snowpoint City for Ash's next Gym Battle but encounter an Officer Jenny and her Chatot who have arrived from Kanto on the trail of Jessie and James.
An attempt to catch Pikachu has resulted in Chatot being taken, will Officer Jenny get Chatot back.moreless
The Day of the Chocovine Contest is here and Dawn plans to use Buneary and Pachirisu in the contest but things get of to a bad start when Dawn meets a new rival in the form of Ursula who enters using her Wormadam and Gabite.
Will Dawn be able to defeat Ursula and win her 4th ribbon?moreless
Exploring Chocovine Town before the contest, Ash and the gang go on an underwater submarine where they see the legendary Pokemon Phione but one Phione appears to have a romantic interesting in Buneary.
But Phione is captured by Team Rocket, will things be a happy ending.
Following an attack by Team Rocket, Pikachu and Piplup find themselves stranded on an island, away from their trainers who set out to find their Pokemon.
On the Island is what appears to be a meteorite containing Deoxys but when Team Rocket learn of this, they are out to get it.moreless
Ash and gang with Riley manage to destroy Team Galactic's machinery, freeing the Steel type Pokemon but Mars escapes, but not before placing bombs, ready to destroy Iron Island with everyone still on the Island.
Can Ash and the gang prevent the bombs from exploding and worst, this has only delayed Team Galactic's plans.moreless
Something is wrong with the Steel type Pokemon of Iron Island.
After his Empoleon is affected, Barry informs Ash and his friends who rush over to help.
Bumping into Team Rocket, Barry quickly suspects them but they are innocent, it is Team Galactic who are responsible, up to no good.moreless
Chocovine Town is the nextplace for the gang to visit, ready for Dawn's next contestant but the harbour is blocked by Wailord.
With no option but to spend more time in Canalave City, the gang have a picnic but the food is stolen by a Luxio.
Can the gang get the food back, why does Luxio need it and is it connected with the Wailord?moreless
The time has come for Ash's gym battle against Bryon, the Canalave city gym leader.
Using Chimchar, Buizel and Gliscor, can Ash defeat Bryon's Bronzor, Steelix and Bastidon.
With the return of Bryon, Ash and company head to the Gym only to find him already in a battle with Roark, his son demanding he comes home.
Using Rampardos and Byron sends out his Bastiodon, what will the outcome be.
Preparing for her next contest, Dawn trains with Piloswine, only to learn that Piloswine is disobedient.
Team Rocket meanwhile set up a course to become friends with Pokemon which the gang have a go at but when the Pokemon are captured, can they be retreived?
Ash and the gang head to the Old Chateau to sample their Gateau. They are warned that it is haunted but whilst Brock cooks the Gateau, Ash and Dawn train with their Pokemon, only to be attacked by Rotom, attacking them by taking over Household Appliances.