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    • Pikachu Re-Volts
      Pikachu Re-Volts
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      2/5/00
      9.6
      The group are headed towards Mandarin Island on Lapras. When they arrive there, they see a person being attacked by some Pokémon. As they go to investigate; Pikachu stops, turns around, and attacks Ash. Togepi jumps out of Misty's arms. Then a group of Magnemite surround Ash, shocking him. To create a distraction, an Electrode rolls by and explodes in front of Ash. When the smoke clears Pikachu and Togepi are gone. They find out from Officer Jenny that the same thing has happened to many others. They believe it is some sort of psychic Pokémon behind all of this, because Jenny's Gastly is not effected. Meanwhile, Jessie and James are on the island and Meowth suddenly leaves them. They follow him to the source of all this, it is the work of Butch and Cassidy. Butch and Cassidy get rid of them, and Officer Jenny find them. Team Rocket reluctantly agree to help Officer Jenny and Ash to stop Butch and Cassidy.moreless
    • A Scare to Remember
      A Scare to Remember
      Season 7 - Episode 49
      9/3/05
      9.6
      Nearing Lilycove City, Ash and friends soon come across Team Rocket who try to capture Pikachu using one of their shock-proof mechas. However, they don't get very far when it starts to sink into the ground and before long, it explodes sending them blasting off. However, the explosion is so large it sends Ash and the others blasting off too. The groups are separated and when Meowth lands with Pikachu, he is overjoyed to find Pikachu has amnesia. He starts to tell Pikachu that he is a part of Team Rocket. While the two Pokémon start to look for Jessie and James, Ash, May, Max and Brock start looking for Pikachu. However will they find him before Meowth completely turns him against his friends?moreless
    • Enter The Dragonite
      Enter The Dragonite
      Season 2 - Episode 31
      9/23/00
      9.6
      When the smoke clears, both Lapras and Gengar are unable to battle. With three of Drake's pokémon unable to battle, it is time for a field switch. After the brief intermission the battle resumes. With three pokémon left to defeat, Ash is in for one of the toughest battles yet, and waiting in the wings is Drake's powerful Dragonite, which has never lost a battle.moreless
    • The Heartbreak of Brock
      The Heartbreak of Brock
      Season 4 - Episode 41
      4/13/02
      9.5
      At the end of a long day, our heroes search for a Pokémon Center in a small town near Olivine City. Unable to locate one they ask a local lady for directions. She explains the nearest Pokémon Center is ten miles away! Too exhausted to extend today's journey, the gang decides to set up camp in a local park. As he gets water from a nearby fountain, Brock notices a Nidorina approaching to take a drink. Running after Nidorina is her trainer, who trips and almost falls into the fountain. She is narrowly saved by Brock and immediately falls head over heals in love with him. Introducing herself as Temacu, she insists Brock and his friends stay with her at her father's house. They agree, but what will happy when a girl actually loves Brock and will do anything for him?moreless
    • Pikachu's Goodbye
      Pikachu's Goodbye
      Season 1 - Episode 39
      11/20/98
      9.5
      Ash and the group stop by a river to have a quick lunch. Pikachu hears something and notices another Pikachu nearby. The other Pikachu is younger, and accidentally falls in the river. Pikachu jumps in to save it, and the two are quickly overpowered by the river. Ash tries to help, but cannot reach the two in time. Just before the two fall off a waterfall, a whole group of Pikachu arrives and pulls the two from the river. Ash's Pikachu is quickly accepted in this group. As Ash witnesses all the fun Pikachu is having, he begins to think that maybe this I where Pikachu really belongs. Meanwhile, Team Rocket decide to steal all the Pikachu instead of just Ash's in hopes they will get on Giovanni's good side.moreless
    • Charmander - The Stray Pokémon
      Charmander - The Stray Pokémon
      Season 1 - Episode 11
      9/22/98
      9.4
      On the way to Vermilion City, Ash, Misty, and Brock come across a Charmander sitting on a rock. Ash tries to catch it, but it turns out it has a trainer and can't be captured, so they head to the Pokémon Center. At the center, a hotshot trainer named Damien is bragging about how he left it, promising to come back for it. After hearing this, they head back out to get the poor pokémon as the rainstorm threatens its very life.moreless
    • Pallet Party Panic
      Pallet Party Panic
      Season 1 - Episode 83
      12/4/99
      9.4
      Following the completion of the Pokémon League, Ash is back home in Pallet Town. Professor Oak and Delia throw him a party which of course Team Rocket crashes, but Ash is able to send them off with the help of Charizard, who proceeds to wreck the party. Later that day Professor Oak asks Ash to run a errand for him. He wants Ash to go to the Orange Islands and pick up the GS Ball from Professor Ivy. He agrees and leaves soon after. Along the way they become trapped ina forest where the same flock of Spearow from the beginning of Ash's journey is still causing trouble, along with their newly evolved Fearow leader. Now they must figure out a way to get out of the forest before the Spearow manage to get to them.moreless
    • The Rise of Darkrai
      The Rise of Darkrai
      Season 10 - Episode Movie 10
      2/24/08
      9.4
      Ash and the others arrive in Alamos Town, where Dawn will take part in a contest. However the sudden appearance of the legendary pokemon Darkrai sends the town's citizens into nightmares and a force to stop Darkrai is formed. However, the town is soon warped to another dimension where a battle between the legendary pokemon Dialga and Palkia is occurring. The battle is threating the safety of the town and its citizens and it is up to Ash, Dawn, Brock, Alice, and Darkrai to stop the two from destroying the town.moreless
    • Volcanic Panic
      Volcanic Panic
      Season 1 - Episode 59
      9/18/99
      9.4
      Pikachu was able to dodge Magmar's attack, but just by an inch and is now hanging from the edge of the battlefield. Before anything worse happens, Ash forfeits. He takes Pikachu to the hot spring to heal it, and is trying to come up with ways to beat Blaine. Meanwhile, Team Rocket enters the battlefield to capture Magmar, but when Magmar is unaffected by their freeze guns, they proceed to freeze the entire area. This causes the volcano to become really unstable. Now Ash, Misty, Brock, and Blaine must stop the volcano from erupting, and Ash must still figure out a way to battle and defeat Blaine.moreless
    • Pokémon I Choose You!
      Pokémon I Choose You!
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      9/8/98
      9.4
      Ash Ketchum is finally 10 years old, old enough to become a Pokémon Trainer. He wakes up late, and arrives to Professor Oak's lab late, and all the Pokémon are gone! Ash has no choice but to take a naughty Pikachu. Pikachu won't listen or go inside it's PokéBall, so Ash must drag it along (literally). After many failed attempts at capturing some Pokémon, Ash throws a rock and it hits a Spearow. The Spearow gets angry and starts attacking them! Soon, the entire flock start chasing Ash and Pikachu! Ash, with no Pokemon that will listen to him, he must escape from the raging Spearow. Can they escape and will Ash ever earn Pikachu's trust?moreless
    • Friend And Foe Alike
      Friend And Foe Alike
      Season 1 - Episode 81
      11/27/99
      9.4
      The fifth round match-ups have been determined and Ash is up against his new friend Richie. The two of them are shocked, but determined to win the battle, despite little sleep that night. The day of there battle, Team Rocket use a voice changer to sound like Richie and call Ash. "Richie" wants to meet Ash and talk to him about Pikachu. When Ash arrives at the meeting point, Team Rocket reveal themselves and capture Ash and Pikachu and begin to take him and Pikachu away. Ash manages to escape, but Team Rocket is in pursuit. Now Ash must race back to Indigo Stadium before he is disquialifed for not showing up, while at the same time dodging Team Rocket's attacks.moreless
    • A Tent Situation
      A Tent Situation
      Season 2 - Episode 34
      10/7/00
      9.3
      Ash finally returns home to Pallet Town and is surprised when he gets home and Brock is there, as he is no longer working at Professor Ivy's place. Everyone heads to Professor Oak's lab where Tracey finally gets to meet him in person. However, the good times are short lived when Team Rocket attacks and traps everyone.moreless
    • Wake Up Snorlax!
      Wake Up Snorlax!
      Season 1 - Episode 41
      10/28/98
      9.3
      Ash and friends continue on their journey, and grow tired and hungry. They decide to stop at a town up ahead, but the town has barley any food left as the river has dried up, causing them to have no water to grow any food. Driven by the promise of a meal, the three friends head up the river to find the source. When they find the source of the river, they find out that the river flow is being blocked by a sleeping Snorlax! They convince the owner to play his pokéflute to wake up Snorlax, but the river still does not flow, as there is a mess of vines blocking the passage. They try to cut them away, but there are way too many, so they decide to wake up Snorlax again. However, this is easier said then done, especially when Team Rocket come to steal Snorlax.moreless
    • Princess Versus Princess
      Princess Versus Princess
      Season 1 - Episode 52
      9/4/99
      9.3
      It is Princess Day, the day when there are incredible discounts in the malls, and all sorts of events and activities, but only for girls. Just after having gone shopping and buying a present to get on the boss' good side, Jessie encounters a Lickitung. The Lickitung eats everything Jessie had bought, and so she captures it. When Jessie and Misty hear about a competition where girls can enter to win a set of Pokémon dolls they both decide to compete for the ultimate prize.moreless
    • The Battle Of The Badge
      The Battle Of The Badge
      Season 1 - Episode 63
      9/25/99
      9.3
      Ash arrives at the Viridian Gym and is ready to head inside when Gary shows up. Gary brags about how many badges he has and goes inside the gym before Ash can. Inside Gary is having an easy time battling the Gym Leader until he brings out a pokémon that can't be identified, and uses it to beat Gary. Meanwhile, Togepi gets separated from the group and everyone goes searching for it. Togepi ends up with Team Rocket who deliver it to Giovanni, who wants nothing to do with it. He is then called away on important business and leaves the gym in the care of Jessie, James, and Meowth and hands them pokémon to use. Ash and the others arrive back at the gym only to discover that Togepi is inside. Once inside they find Gary and wake him up and they talk about what happened. Team Rocket then shows up for a battle with Ash. He agrees to a gym battle, but it may have some shocking consequences if he makes a wrong move.moreless
    • The Chikorita Rescue
      The Chikorita Rescue
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      11/25/00
      9.3
      Ash encounters a wild Chikorita and begins to battle it, wanting to add it to his team. However, after battling Charizard, Chikorita is injured. Ash takes it to the Pokémon Center to get healed, but Team Rocket is disguise steal it. Ash chases after Team Rocket, trying to make sure the Chikorita is safe and unharmed.moreless
    • Strong Strategy Steals the Show!
      Strong Strategy Steals the Show!
      Season 16 - Episode 9
      3/30/13
      9.3

      The third round of the qualifying rounds at the Vertress Conference start off with a battle between Ash and Stephan. The two rivals are ready to face each other again and start the battle off with Krookodile and Liepard. The two rivals show off their impressive new moves and battle strategies as the battle rages on. After giving it everything they got, the battle ends up with a head to head match of Krookodile vs Sawk. With the chance to make it to the Quarter-finals at stake, neither trainer will give an inch.

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    • Love, Pokémon Style
      Love, Pokémon Style
      Season 5 - Episode 57
      9/18/03
      9.3
      Ash has made it through the screening rounds of the Silver Conference, and the preliminary tournament is starting soon. In this part of the Johto League, trainers are divided into blocks of three trainers. The three trainers battle each other in individual battles to win points. After all three battles in a block have been fought, the trainer with the most points moves onto the Victory Tournament. Ash is is Block H and his first match against a girl named Macey is coming up. Macey is skilled in Fire-Types, so Ash has his Squirtle come to the Silver Conference, but will it be enough to win?moreless
    • Battling Authority Once Again!
      Battling Authority Once Again!
      Season 15 - Episode 43
      12/8/12
      9.3

      As the Junior Cup tournament continues, Ash, Dawn, Iris, Cilan, and Trip have all made it to the next round. The next battle will be between Iris and Dawn. Before the battle Iris is trying to get through to Dragonite so they can work together. Cynthia shows up and gives Iris advice before she must head to the battlefield. As the battle between Dawn and Iris begins, they trainers go with Mamoswine and Dragonite for their battle choices. Dawn and Mamoswine are easily in sync and battle well, but Iris can't control Dragonite leading it to battle however it wants.

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    • The Power of One
      The Power of One
      Season 2 - Episode Movie 2
      7/21/00
      9.3
      While traveling through the Orange Islands, Ash and friends arrive at legend rich Shamouti Island. There the annual legend festival is beginning and Ash is revealed to be the Chosen One. As a greedy collector disturbs the peace between Moltres, Zapdos, and Articuno by capturing them, nature is thrown out of balance with strange storms happening all over the planet, turning the tropical Orange Islands into a winter wonderland. Now Ash must head to Fire, Lighting, and Ice islands and retrieve the three treasures that will calm the fighting Legendary Birds, as well as stop the greedy collector from capturing Lugia, the only pokémon who can help stop the fighting birds. But that is easy said them done with the three fighting Legendary Pokémon determined to stop him.moreless
    • Attack of the Prehistoric Pokémon
      Attack of the Prehistoric Pokémon
      Season 1 - Episode 46
      2/27/99
      9.3
      Continuing the journey to the next town, Ash and the others notice a bunch of people with digging tolls heading in the same direction. Gary arrives and tells them about Grandpa Canyon, and how ancient pokémon fossils are said to rest there. Team Rocket is also at the canyon, and they plan to use explosives to reveal all the fossils, which will also trap many people down below. After Meowth lights the fuse Ash and Squirtle try to put it out, but they do not make it in time. The explosion causes Ash, Pikachu, and Team Rocket to all fall into an underground cave. The cave is home to the ancient pokémon Kabuto, Kabutops, Omanyte, and Omastar. The four quickly attack them, but the real threat is on its way. Soon an Aerodactyl appears, and decides to take Ash for a ride.moreless
    • For Crying Out Loud!
      For Crying Out Loud!
      Season 3 - Episode 16
      1/20/01
      9.3
      Fresh off his win at the Violet City Gym, Ash and friends encounter a Marill that cries at everything. Following an encounter with Team Rocket, Misty, Togepi, and Marill become separated from everyone after being washed away in a river. Now Misty must somehow get back to Ash and the others while at the same time passing all of the many challenges of a forest.moreless
    • Round One - Begin!
      Round One - Begin!
      Season 1 - Episode 77
      10/30/99
      9.3
      The Pokémon ceremony is about to begin, so Ash heads to register. Each trainer must first battle on four fields made up of Water, Ice, Rock, and Grass before reaching the main stadium. Ash's first match will be on the Water Filed against the arrogant "Astounding Mandi". Ash runs into Gary who taunts Ash as usual and gets him fired up to win, especially after Gary ins his first battle. with his first battle on the Water Field, Ash calls Professor Oak and has him send Krabby over so he can have two water pokémon to use. Misty and Brock advise him not to use Krabby but Ash won't listen, and when the match starts, Ash picks Krabby, but will Krabby be able to pull of a victory in its first battle, and in such an important battle?moreless
    • Better Eight Than Never
      Better Eight Than Never
      Season 5 - Episode 44
      6/21/03
      9.3
      With everything in the Dragon Holy Land back to normal, Ash and Clair are finally able to have their Gym Battle. Clair is all that stands in the way of Ash getting into the Johto League, but will he be able to defeat her and her super strong Dragon Pokémon and win his 8th Badge?moreless
    • The Fortune Hunters
      The Fortune Hunters
      Season 3 - Episode 41
      5/19/01
      9.3
      A Pokémon Fortune Telling boom turns out to be a Team Rocket plot to steal Pokémon from local trainers. The engineers of this plot, though, are not the Team Rocket regulars, but by the formidable Butch and Cassidy. Now it is up to Ash and friends to stop them.
    • The Ties that Bind
      The Ties that Bind
      Season 5 - Episode 59
      9/20/03
      9.3
      With the victory tournament set to start, the trainers in the Silver Conference are given a day off. As the matches are selected, Ash finds out he will be going up against his long time rival Gary. Brock has Liza send Charizard so that Ash can use it in his battle. Ash is determined to beat Gary and studies his team as hard as he can. The next day the battle between the two long time rivals begins, but who will win?moreless
    • Showdown In Pewter City
      Showdown In Pewter City
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      9/14/98
      9.2
      Ash and Misty have arrived in Pewter City. A rock-seller name Flint approaches them and attempts to sell them some rocks. At the pokémon center he learns of the pokémon league and decides to start collecting badges. He heads for the gym and is easily overpowered by Gym Leader Brock. Flint, who happens to be Brock's dad, helps Ash train Pikachu and Ash heads back for a rematch.moreless
    • Electric Shock Showdown
      Electric Shock Showdown
      Season 1 - Episode 14
      9/25/98
      9.2
      Our heroes finally reach Vermilion City. They make their way to the Pokémon Center to refill their empty stomachs, but once there, they witness dozens of injured Pokémon being treated. Pikachu and Ash are alarmed to learn that all of these Pokémon were injured in battles with the Vermilion Gym Leader, Lt. Surge. Nonetheless, eager to earn a badge, Ash challenges Lt. Surge. Pikachu reluctantly enters the battle only to discover its opponent to be a Raichu, its evolved form. After a short battle Pikachu is overwhelmingly defeated. At the pokémon center Ash wonders what he can do to win. Nurse Joy presents him with a Thunder Stone which would evolve Pikachu into Raichu and make it more powerful. Now he must choose whether or not to evolve Pikachu just to beat one trainer.moreless
    • Go West Young Meowth
      Go West Young Meowth
      Season 1 - Episode 72
      10/9/99
      9.2
      Ash, Misty, Brock and Delia get invited to Hollywood for the premiere of the movie they helped to make "Pokémon In Love". They all head to Hollywood (as well as Team Rocket) and wind up at an abandoned movie theater where the director is waiting. After they go in the theater Team Rocket come out of hiding. Meowth says that he will catch up with them in a little bit. As everyone else watches the movie, Meowth walks around town remembering his past in the town and the events that lead him to join Team Rocket.moreless
    • Gotta Catch Ya Later!
      Gotta Catch Ya Later!
      Season 5 - Episode 63
      10/18/03
      9.2
      With the Johto League Silver Conference behind them, Ash, Brock, and Misty head back to Viridian City to relax. Their vacation is cut short when Misty receives an urgent call beckoning her back to Cerulean City to run the gym while her sisters cruise the world. Brock too realizes that has things he has to do back home. After a teary goodbye, the three friends return to their hometowns. Ash, wondering what life will like without traveling with Misty and Brock thinks of what he should do, and an attempt to steal Pikachu from Team Rocket may give him the answer.moreless
    • Wired For Battle
      Wired For Battle
      Season 3 - Episode 24
      2/24/01
      9.2
      When the most promising trainee at a Pokémon Dojo abandons battle altogether, opting to gather information for his comprehensive Poké-database instead, it's up to Ash and friends to convince him that battling, and life for that matter, is more than just a matter of probability.
    • Hello Pummelo
      Hello Pummelo
      Season 2 - Episode 30
      9/23/00
      9.2
      Ash, Misty, and Tracey finally arrive on Pummelo Island. Ash is excited for his battle for the championship. After he registers, his Snorlax won't wake up, so he must switch it for another Pokémon. The next day, Ash begins his long-awaited battle against Drake, the leader of the Orange League, and a trainer skilled to any Pokémon type.moreless
    • A Double Dilemma
      A Double Dilemma
      Season 7 - Episode 28
      3/5/05
      9.2
      Ash and friends have arrived in North Petalburg, a suburb of the main city, and are amazed when they discover that Norman is an idol to everyone who lives there, and May and Max are soon mobbed by Norman fans. While May delightfully shows off her Beautifly and Skitty, Ash also runs into fans of Norman who, after hearing that Ash is planning to challenge the Gym Leader, keep challenging Ash to battle after battle, which exhausts most of his Pokémon. The crowd convince May to challenge Ash and it leads to a showdown between the two friends. Meanwhile, Team Rocket disguise themselves as Norman, Caroline, May, and Max in order to profit from their popularity.moreless
    • Staging A Heroes' Welcome!
      Season 11 - Episode 25
      9/20/08
      9.2
      The Wallace Cup is finally beginning and the competition is going to be fierce with Ash, Dawn, May, Zoey, and Jessie all competing for the prestigious Aqua Ribbon, which can be used in any region's Grand Festival. As the appeals start, May, Zoey, and Ash all put on great appeals, but Dawn is till nervous about her two previous failed contest bids and wonders if she really can make it past the appeals. As her turn arrives, will she be able to keep her cool and perform a great appeal?moreless
    • Pokémon Shipwreck
      Pokémon Shipwreck
      Season 1 - Episode 16
      9/29/98
      9.2

      With the St. Anne fully sunk, the police officers mourn the apparent lose of Ash, Misty, Brock, Jessie, and James. However, deep inside the ship the five of them finally awaken and quickly realize the dire situation they are in. They agree to temporarily put there differences aside so that they can work together and hopefully make it out of the ship alive. They finally manage to get to the weak point of the ship's hull and break through, but will they be able to make it to the surface in time, and eventually manage to find land?

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    • Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea
      Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea
      Season 9 - Episode Movie 9
      3/23/07
      9.2
      In the middle of the ocean, a group of pirates capture a special blue egg, which is soon stolen by Jack Walker, a Pokémon Ranger. Jackie escapes with the egg and disappears. While journeying to the next town, Ash and the others get tired and thirsty when they stumble upon a traveling circus who perform using water Pokémon. They easily befriend the people, Lizabeth, Meredith, Kyle, and Ship, and travel with them to the next town. On the way, they discover that they are descendants of "The People of the Water" and they are trying to deliver the egg of Manaphy back to the Sea Temple along with Jackie. Soon, the pirates, lead by Phantom, return looking for the egg. The egg hatches and Manaphy soon becomes attached to May. Phantom reveals that he wants to capture Manaphy so it can guide him to the Sea Temple, and its treasure, the Sea Crown! After escaping Phantom, Ash, May, Brock, and Max must help Jackie, Lizabeth, and the others to bring Manaphy back to the Sea Temple before Phantom gets his hands on it, and the Sea Crown!moreless
    • A Togepi Mirage!
      A Togepi Mirage!
      Season 7 - Episode 5
      10/2/04
      9.2
      Cornered by Colonel Hansen and Team Rocket, Ash and friends are amazed when they see Togepi's amazing power in defending them. After escaping, Togepi takes them to a dimension populated by unhappy Togepi which has caused the land to grow weak. However when Misty's Togepi is captured by Hansen in order for him to rule the Mirage Kingdom, it leads to a confrontation during which Togepi undergoes the ultimate transformation.moreless
    • Pokémon Food Fight
      Pokémon Food Fight
      Season 2 - Episode 26
      8/19/00
      9.2
      After begin stuck on an island for a week, Ash and friends must go looking for food. However, they end up meeting a kid named Gulzar who wears flowers on his head. He gets upset and demands a battle with Ash. During the battle Ash tries to call out Snorlax and accidentally drops its pokéball, which shatters! The only way to fix it is to go to a Pokémon Center. Now they must get the sleepy and hungry Snorlax all the way to the other side of the island somehow, which is easier said then done.moreless
    • The Rivalry Revival
      The Rivalry Revival
      Season 2 - Episode 35
      10/14/00
      9.2
      Ash and Gary have a battle, and although he puts up a fight, Ash ultimately loses. Later, Professor Oak is examining the GS Ball and can not find out anything about it. Ash comes in and Oak tells him that Gary has left on his next journey, the Johto region. Ash becomes upset knowing that Gary is still ahead of him, and he decides to head to Johto as well, and he may have a few surprises before heading out.moreless
    • A Blustery Santalune Gym Battle!
      A Blustery Santalune Gym Battle!
      Season 17 - Episode 5
      2/15/14
      9.2

      Ash and friends arrive in Santalune City where challenges Viola, the Gym Leader.

    • The Misty Mermaid
      The Misty Mermaid
      Season 1 - Episode 61
      9/23/99
      9.2
      On the way to Viridian City, Misty notices that Horsea isn't feeling well. She decides to take Horsea back to the Cerulean City Gym to get a chance to swim around in their bigger pool. Her sisters get an idea to generate publicity for the gym by having an underwater ballet. To everyone's surprise, they picked Misty to be the star of the show. She reluctantly agrees and the ballet begins perfectly. However, Team Rocket have stolen the villain outfits from Violet and Lily and are planning on crashing the ballet in order to capture the pokémon they are using.moreless
    • The Breeding Center Secret
      The Breeding Center Secret
      Season 1 - Episode 57
      5/1/99
      9.2
      Stopping in a town on the way to Cinnabar Island, Ash and friends see a commercial for a Breeding Center and decide to check it out. Misty decides to leave Psyduck there. Afterwords, they find a restaurant where the chef will give a free buffet meal to anyone who can show him his favorite pokémon, which just happens to be Psyduck. Everyone the races back to the Breeding Center to get it. However, it is closed. After sneaking in the back, they discover that the people who run it are Butch and Cassidy, another duo from Team Rocket and they plan to send all of the pokémon to Giovanni. After trying to escape, everyone (including Jessie and James who were trying to steal some of the pokémon) are sent to jail except Misty, Pikachu, and Togepi. Now those three must find a way to prove them innocent and save Psyduck and all the other pokémon.moreless
    • Charizard Chills
      Charizard Chills
      Season 2 - Episode 24
      9/2/00
      9.2
      Ash, Tracey, and Misty are sailing along on Lapras when they almost crash into another Pokémon trainer wanting to battle Ash. This trainer heard about Ash from the Trovita Island Gym Leader and wants to put his Pokémon up against Ash's. When the new trainer uses a super-powerful Poliwrath on Charizard, it's more than anyone expects. Poliwrath freezes Charizard and the battle is over. Now Ash must work quickly to unfreeze and get Charizard back to full health again so he can challenge Tad again. While Ash is treating it, Charizard seems to have a change of heart, and may change its view on Ash.moreless
    • Pokéball Peril
      Pokéball Peril
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      1/15/00
      9.2
      Walking along the beaches of Valencia Island, Ash and friends are searching for Professor Ivy, who luckily ends up appearing on her own. After finding out why they are there, she takes them to the lab where she shows them the GS Ball and explains why it is so mysterious. Ash then calls Professor Oak about it and Oak is excited to look at it, and then he and Ivy get into a discussion about their various works. Following that, Brock helps clean their living quarters and even makes dinner. That night a little scare happens when Professor Ivy jumps into a cloud of Vileplume's Stun Spore to save a Raticate, and she is taken to the Pokémon Center.After spending the night on the island and seeing how Ivy ans her assistants live and work, Brock decide to make a bold decision as Ash and Misty are ready to leave.moreless
    • From Ghost To Ghost
      From Ghost To Ghost
      Season 4 - Episode 25
      11/10/01
      9.2
      The time finally comes for Ash's fourth Gym Battle in the Johto League. In the Ecruteak Gym, he must face Morty and his team of powerful ghost Pokémon. But Ash has already been witness to Morty's Gengar and been stunned by the Pokémon's power. Does he have a chance against a whole team of such powerful Pokémon phantoms? As Ash thinks over battle strategies, Nurse Joy overhears and suggests he uses his Noctowl, but will that be enough to win the battle?moreless
    • Good 'Quil Hunting
      Good 'Quil Hunting
      Season 3 - Episode 25
      3/3/01
      9.2
      Continuing their way to Azalea Town, Ash and friends come across a trainer who is looking for a Cyndaquil. According to rumors, there are suppose to be many of them living in the area. Ash gets excited and goes looking for one so he can capture it. However, the trainer from before is not to happen with this and capturing Cyndaquil turns into a contest between the two trainers.moreless
    • A Sappy Ending
      A Sappy Ending
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      10/28/00
      9.2
      On the way to Violet City, Ash and friends come across a forest where Pinsir and Heracross are normally separated by a river into their own sections of the forest. However, something has happened in Pinsir's side of the forest, causing them to migrate to the Heracross part of the forest and stir up trouble. Ash and friends, along with a forest ranger named Woodrow and a friendly Heracross set out to find out why the Pinsir are leaving their part of the forest.moreless
    • Lucario and the Mystery of Mew
      Lucario and the Mystery of Mew
      Season 8 - Episode Movie 8
      9/19/06
      9.2
      500 years ago, Sir Aaron saved the kingdom of Rota when two opposing armies nearly destroyed it in a war. Now, a festival is held every year in honor of Sir Aaron's deed. After winning a tournament competition, Ash is selected to be this year's Aura Guardian. When a mysterious woman by the name of Kidd tracks down Mew, Mew disappears and takes an injured Pikachu and Meowth to the Tree of Beginning. At the same time, Lucario is set free from the staff Ash holds, mistaking Ash for Aaron. Lucario reveals that Aaron was no hero and abandoned the queen, along with trapping him in the staff. Now, Ash must rely on Lucario's help if he's to make it to the Tree of Beginning and find Pikachu. Kidd tags along too, only wanting to learn Mew's connection to the tree. However, their adventure will cause more damage than intended, and the truth of the events of 500 years ago will finally be revealed!moreless
    • Spell of the Unown
      Spell of the Unown
      Season 3 - Episode Movie 3
      4/6/01
      9.2
      When Molly Hale's sadness of her father's disappearance gets to her, she unknowingly uses the Unown to create her own dream world along with Entei, who she believes to be her father. When Entei kidnaps Delia, Ash, Misty & Brock invade the mansion looking for her and to try to save Molly from the fantasies of her dream world.moreless
    • Mean With Envy
      Mean With Envy
      Season 8 - Episode 23
      4/1/06
      9.2
      Finally in Pacifidlog Town, May prepares for the upcoming Contest, the one that will determine if she gets into the Grand Festival. When Skitty chases after an Aipom, May runs into Joshua & Erica, two Coordinators who are entering the Contest as well. May and Erica don't get off to a good start due to Erica being jealous of May. The contest begins and after seeing how great Erica and Joshua's appeals are, May is nervous about passing the appeal round.moreless
    • Once In A Blue Moon
      Once In A Blue Moon
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      12/2/00
      9.2
      Ash and friends arrive in Cherrygrove City where they have an encounter with a Quagsire. It steals the GS Ball and runs away. Officer Jenny tells them that the Quagsire do this every year on the night of the blue moon. Not wanting to wait for the GS Ball to float back down the river, Ash, Misty, and Brock follow the Quagsire up the river.moreless
    • Disguise Da Limit
      Disguise Da Limit
      Season 7 - Episode 22
      12/11/04
      9.2
      May is preparing for her third contest, and is nervous about entering, despite her Skitty's confidence. Meanwhile Timmy escapes from his mother and shows up to enter as well with his Dusclops, while Jessie is also entering with her Dustox. When the contest starts, Timmy and Jessie are able to make excellent appeals, while May's Skitty has trouble with it's newly-learned Blizzard and ends up getting a lower score than the other two, making her think she won't progress to the battle rounds. Meanwhile, Timmy's mother has discovered where he is and is on her way to the contest to remove her son. Who will ultimately win the contest?moreless
    • Battle Aboard The St. Anne
      Battle Aboard The St. Anne
      Season 1 - Episode 15
      9/28/98
      9.2

      Ash, Misty, and Brock head to Vermilion Port where the SS Anne, an international cruise liner, is docked. Receiving free tickets from a mysterious duo (who are actually Jessie and James) for a Pokémon Trainer party aboard the SS Anne, they board the ship filled with anticipation of good food and lots of Pokémon excitement. Aboard the ship bustling with Pokémon Trainers, Ash meets a distinguished gentleman who suggests they make a Pokémon trade. Ash exchanges his Butterfree for the gentleman's Raticate. Just then, the SS Anne is taken over by Team Rocket who had arranged the party as a ploy to steal Pokémon.

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    • Ditto's Mysterious Mansion
      Ditto's Mysterious Mansion
      Season 1 - Episode 37
      10/26/98
      9.2
      Ash and the other seek shelter from the rain inside an abandoned theater house. However, it turns out that the place is not abandoned, as they meet a young girl named Duplica that likes to mimic people. Duplica loves to put on acts wit her Ditto, but she has one small problem. When her Ditto transforms, it can't change its face. Ash, Misty, and Brock decide to do anything they can to help her, though their efforts come up short. Meanwhile, Team Rocket plan to steal Ditto so that they can have it transform into Dratini for Giovanni.moreless
    • Friends To The End
      Friends To The End
      Season 1 - Episode 82
      11/27/99
      9.2
      Ash is upset about losing in the Pokémon League and does not want to talk to anybody. when Misty tries to talk to him it turns into a fight. However, Ash does in the end decide to go and watch Richie's sixth round match, which he just narrowly loses. After the match Ash and Richie go out to the lake and talk about their experiences in the league. However, Team Rocket once again comes to interrupt the battle. After defeating them, the only thing left is the awards and closing ceremonies.moreless
    • The Battling Eevee Brothers
      The Battling Eevee Brothers
      Season 1 - Episode 40
      10/27/98
      9.2
      While traveling through the woods, the group encounters an Eevee that was apparently abandoned by a tree. Noticing the collar, they take it to the address in nearby Stone Town. It turns out that the owner is a little boy named Mikey, who left Eevee in the woods because his brothers are pressuring him into evolving Eevee. Stone Town is at the foot of a mountain where evolution stones are plentiful, and Mikey's brothers are hosting a party where people are encouraged to use stones to evolve their pokémon. The brother even try to get Ash and Brock to evolve Pikachu and Vulpix. The party is also a event to decide weather Mikey will evolve Eevee into Vaporeon, Jolteon, or Flareon. however, Mikey does not want to evolve Eevee and Misty encourages him to tell his brothers. However, Team Rocket interrupts the party and steal all the food, evolution stones, and pokémon! Now it is up to Ash and the others to get all of them back.moreless
    • Tanks A Lot!
      Tanks A Lot!
      Season 3 - Episode 17
      1/27/01
      9.2
      Team Rocket's most recent super vehicle, the Arbotank, is their ticket to capturing Pikachu. That is until Togepi and its new found Sentret buddy climb inside and and end up taking it on a joyride. Now Ash. Misty, Brock, and Team Rocket must team up in order to stop the Arbotank and get Togepi back.moreless
    • Mountain Time
      Mountain Time
      Season 4 - Episode 15
      10/20/01
      9.2
      Ash's and friends are traveling through a windy mountain past and meet a mountain patroller named Benji and his dad. Team Rocket show up and steal Pikachu and Togepi, but the winds botch their escape attempt and they wind up on an unstable rock that could fall into the ravine below any second. Ash and friends must team up with Benji and his dad if they are to get their pokémon back.moreless
    • Stopping the Rage of Legends! (1)
      Stopping the Rage of Legends! (1)
      Season 15 - Episode 11
      4/28/12
      9.2

      Ash tries to challenge Clay to a gym battle again but Clay refuses because he has to find some Revival Herbs for Driftviel City. He says if Ash can find some, he will battle him. Ash, Iris, and Cilan learn that they grow on Milos Island and head there to find some. Upon arriving on the island they find out that the herbs have all dried up for some reason. They meet Lewis who decides to pray to Landorus in order to save the island. However, things go unexpectedly wrong when the Legendary Weather pokémon Tornadus and Thundurus show up and begin rampaging.

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    • Island of the Giant Pokémon
      Island of the Giant Pokémon
      Season 1 - Episode 17
      9/30/98
      9.2
      Following Gyarados' powerful Dragon Rage, Ash and the others wind up on an abandoned island with nothing insight. Every quickly notices that Pikachu, Bulbasaur, Charmander, Squirtle, Ekans, Koffing, and Meowth are all missing. All seven end up together and band together to try and survive the dangerous island and its giant inhabitants. Meanwhile the humans try to find their missing pokémon, but don't fare well against all the giant pokémon either.moreless
    • The Totodile Duel
      The Totodile Duel
      Season 3 - Episode 35
      5/5/01
      9.2
      Ash and Misty's "friendly" rivalry is tested when they both try to capture a Totodile at the same time. Unable to determine whose Pokéball had captured the wild Pokémon, the two must battle it out to determine who gets Totodile.
    • Tree's a Crowd
      Tree's a Crowd
      Season 6 - Episode 7
      11/29/03
      9.2
      Deep in the woods, Ash spies a Treecko. He's wanted to catch a Treecko since he first saw one at Professor Birch's laboratory. He follows the Treecko to an enormous tree that seems to be dying. There, Treecko has an argument with all of the other Treecko. It seems that this Treecko is very attached to the tree and wants to stay with it, while the rest of the clan wants to move on to a new tree. Ash watches as the lone Treecko struggles to save the tree. Ash is determined to help this Treecko, but Team Rocket are determined to capture all of the Treecko.moreless
    • Can't Beat the Heat!
      Can't Beat the Heat!
      Season 5 - Episode 60
      9/27/03
      9.2
      Ash and Gary, two long time rivals, are in the middle of their match at the Johto League Silver Conference. The battle is raging on fiercely with neither side letting up. Ash is backed into a corner and Gary gets the upper hand once Ash is left with just his Charizard and Gary still has three Pokémon, including his powerful Blastoise. Who will win this battle of the rivals?moreless
    • A Triple Fighting Chance!
      Season 11 - Episode 16
      8/2/08
      9.2
      Now that Maylene has regained her confidence, she finally accepts Ash's battle challenge. With a power team of Fighting-Type pokémon at her disposal, will Ash be able to defeat her and win his third badge?
    • Snow Way Out
      Snow Way Out
      Season 1 - Episode 66
      12/18/99
      9.2
      Continuing on their way to the next town, Ash and friends come to a fork in the road. Ash rushes down one path and ends up almost falling of the mountain. His compass does not work and he is now lost and can not find Misty and Brock, so he must make his way off of the mountain, and survive the terrible blizzard. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is stuck in the bad weather and are stuck in igloo. Jessie is enjoying this however, remembering her childhood and all the things she used to do with her mother.moreless
    • Showdown at the Po-ké Corral
      Showdown at the Po-ké Corral
      Season 1 - Episode 67
      9/30/99
      9.2
      Ash has finally returned home to Pallet Town. With the Pokémon League still a few months away, he decides to visit Professor Oak. However, his rival Gary is also there. After compared their Pokédexes, it turns out that while ash has seen more Pokémon, Gary has captured more, which upsets Ash. Everyone then decides to spend the day seeing what Professor Oak does each day at the lab. Meanwhile, Team rocket have found their way into the lab's reserve and are planning to steal all the Pokémon!moreless
    • Misty Meets Her Match
      Misty Meets Her Match
      Season 2 - Episode 22
      9/9/00
      9.2
      Ash, Misty, and Tracey finally arrive on Trovita Island, the location of the third Orange League Gym. However, the Gym Leader, Rudy, is too busy focusing on Misty to care about Ash's gym request. After a day of begging, Rudy finally agrees, but Ash must a test first. First he must knock down targets that appear while he travels down a river. After completing that, they move onto the main event, a 3-on-3 battle, and if Ash wins he earns another badge. Meanwhile, Rudy also asks Misty to stay on the island with him, and she is considering it, but will she stay, or continue traveling with Ash?moreless
    • The Underground Round Up
      The Underground Round Up
      Season 2 - Episode 33
      9/30/00
      9.2
      Ash, Misty, and Tracey are on their way back to Pallet Town. They reach an island where a ferry is supposed to take them to Pallet Town. The town is deserted except for tons of Electrode. Togepi befriends a Voltob, but then tons of Electrode appear and start to attack. A man named Poncho appears and helps to get rid of them. He reveals that he was hired to get rid of the Electrode and transfer them to a nearby field. Poncho gets a phone call from the mayor who says he has hired someone else, someone who will get rid of the Electrode that very day. Everyone heads outside and Team Rocket appear with a new machine. They plan to capture all of the Electrode by making them self-destruct and then placing them in the machine while they can't defend themselves. Ash and friends decide to stop them.moreless
    • On Cloud Arcanine
      On Cloud Arcanine
      Season 8 - Episode 46
      5/20/06
      9.2
      On their way to the Battle Arena, Ash and friends stop by a cake shop. An Arcanine comes running by and May falls in love with it and decides to catch it. Drew returns and also wants to capture it.
    • Game Winning Assist
      Game Winning Assist
      Season 7 - Episode 13
      11/13/04
      9.2
      After escaping a group of angry Slugma, Ash and Co. find themselves in a meadow populated by Numel. After befriending the meadow owner, Ash and friends stay at her cabin. May learns that her Skitty knows Assist, which allows it to borrow an attack from another Pokémon in her team. However Skitty's new ability is put to the test when Team Rocket arrive to steal the Numel.moreless
    • Just Waiting On a Friend
      Just Waiting On a Friend
      Season 5 - Episode 23
      9/26/02
      9.2
      As they journey towards Mahogany Town, Ash and friends stop in a house for the night. When they arrive, they discover that there's a girl named Lokoko who owns it and a Ninetales. Brock instantly falls in love with her. Strangely, she likes him too. Brock says that he wants to marry her and she agrees that she wants to marry him. He is about to hug her but actually goes through her. Ash and Misty get scared and as they get suspicious, a fog appears and Ninetales Fire Blast's them out of the house. Meanwhile, Team Rocket tries to sneak into the house but they run into some booby traps. Ash and Misty sneak in and find that there's an old picture of Brock in the house. There's also a diary written by Lokoko that is over 200 years old! What is the mystery behind Lokoko and Ninetails?moreless
    • Here Comes The Squirtle Squad
      Here Comes The Squirtle Squad
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      9/23/98
      9.1
      On the way to Vermilion City, Ash, Misty, and Brock become the "victims" of the Squirtle Squad's pranks. The end up falling down a hole, and are even eventually captured by them. It turns out that they are working together with Team Rocket. When Pikachu is severely injured, the Squirtle let him out to go get medicine from town, but will the Squirtle keep there promise and leave Pikachu, Misty, and Brock alone while he is gone, and what is Team Rocket really up too?moreless
    • Pokémon 4Ever: Celebi: Voice of the Forest
      10/11/02
      9.1
      40 years in the past, the Legendary Celebi flees through time to escape a poacher, accidentally bringing a young boy named Sammy with it. In present times young Sammy encounters Ash and friends in the same forest. They soon discover Celebi, and when a Team Rocket agent arrives to capture Celebi, they must evade the agent and keep Celebi safe while it recovers from its last encounter. But for how long can they keep it safe, and will Sammy be able to make it back to his own time?moreless
    • Do I Hear a Ralts?
      Do I Hear a Ralts?
      Season 8 - Episode 17
      1/21/06
      9.1
      On Izabe Island, Max finds a sick Ralts. Brock is unable to fully cure it and they must bring it to the Pokémon Center. However, Team Rocket wants to capture the Ralts. Ash, May, and Brock battle Team Rocket while Max rushes to the center. However, Max must get to the center before it is too late, and manage to avoid Kirlia and Gardevoir.moreless
    • The Princess and the Togepi
      The Princess and the Togepi
      Season 7 - Episode 4
      9/25/04
      9.1
      Misty arrives in Hoenn for a Togepi Festival, which turns out to be a trick by Team Rocket. They capture her and bring her to Mirage Kingdom so that Colonel Hansen can steal her Togepi and overthrow the king. In the battle, Togepi is separated from Misty and winds up in Princess Sara's hands. Now they must find Togepi and stop Colonel Hansen before it is too late!moreless
    • Ignorance Is Blissey
      Ignorance Is Blissey
      Season 3 - Episode 13
      12/9/00
      9.1
      Ash and friends arrive at a Pokémon Center late in the night and Nurse Joy is nowhere to be seen, only an extremely clumsy Blissey that provides Ash more pain then hospitality. Meanwhile, Team Rocket break into the center to find some food, and are shocked when they find out the Blissey is the same one that Jessie went to nursing school with many years ago. Now Jessie is torn between her evil deeds with Team Rocket and her friendship with Blissey.moreless
    • The Tower of Terror
      The Tower of Terror
      Season 1 - Episode 23
      10/7/98
      9.1
      After suffering a humiliating defeat by Sabrina (and playing with her evil doll), Ash and the others head to Lavender Town so Ash can capture a ghost pokémon to use against Sabrina. Arriving at the Pokémon Tower, Ash and Pikachu head inside capture a ghost pokémon. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is also inside the tower planning something, but soon become victims of the ghost pokémon as well. The tower is haunted by the ghost trio of Gastly, Haunter, and Gengar. The three of them begin playing tricks on everyone, and one of them might have dire consequences for Ash and Pikachu.moreless
    • Mewtwo Strikes Back
      Mewtwo Strikes Back
      Season 1 - Episode Movie 1
      11/10/99
      9.1
      In some ancient ruins, scientists from Team Rocket recover an eyelash from the ancient Pokémon Mew. In a laboratory on New Island, they use it to clone Mew and create the world's most powerful pokémon – Mewtwo. Mewtwo is infuriated at how the scientists want to use him and proceeds to destroy the lab and everyone inside. Giovanni himself lands and tells Mewtwo he can help him control his power. However, their little arrangement does not last long before Mewtwo destroys his lab and goes back to New Island. Meanwhile, Ash, Misty, and Brock are having a seaside lunch when a trainer comes by and wants a battle. Ash agrees and easily beats him, causing a Dragonite to appear and offer him a invitation to the visit the world strongest trainer on New Island. Ash accepts, but due to a storm the boats to the island have been cancelled. Ash, along with a few other trainers brave the storm and cross the ocean storm and land on New Island. There, the world's strongest trainer reveals himself to be none other then Mewtwo. Mewtwo. Mewtwo is planning on destroying the world with his storm, and the only ones who will survive will be himself and wild Pokémon. Ash and the other trainers try to resist, but Mewtwo captures all of their pokémon and clones them. Mewtwo then pits his army of clones in an all out brawl against the other trainers, while he confronts what he believes to be the cause of his problems: Mew. Now Ash and the other trainers must stop the horrible fight between the pokémon and their clones and save the world.moreless
    • Who Gets to Keep Togepi?
      Who Gets to Keep Togepi?
      Season 1 - Episode 50
      3/27/99
      9.1
      Continuing onto the next gym, Ash and friends stop by a pokémon center where Nurse Joy gives Ash a message from Professor Oak. Ash calls him, and the Professor offers to give Ash's pokédex an upgrade, which he accepts. After they leave the center, they encounter Team Rocket, who disguise themselves as eggs thieves. They mix up all their fake eggs with the egg Ash found, and they grab it an run off. However, they leave a trail of eggs behind them and Ash and friends follow them to a cabin where an all out battle ensues for the egg. During the battle, the egg hatches, revealing the pokémon Togepi. However, no one can decide who gets to keep it. To solve the problem, Ash, Misty, Brock, and Meowth decide to hold a tournament to decide Togepi's owner.moreless
    • The Kecleon Caper
      The Kecleon Caper
      Season 4 - Episode 48
      8/17/02
      9.1
      On the way to Olivine City, a blimp lands in the town that Ash and friends are in. It turns out that there are two sick Pokémon on board and Brock is allowed to treat them. The two pokémon are Kecleon, and after being healed they go on a hiding spree. Not knowing whether or not if they are on the blimp, Ash, Misty, and Brock decide to help find them.moreless
    • A Judgment Brawl
      A Judgment Brawl
      Season 8 - Episode 36
      3/18/06
      9.1
      Ash continues his battle with Katie, with her outsmarting him constantly with her constantly switching out her Pokémon. After pulling off a narrow win, Ash must now face off against his friend Morrison. However, Morrison loses his battling spirit and does not want to battle Ash.
    • The Water Flowers Of Cerulean City
      9/16/98
      9.1
      In his search to collect Trainer Badges, Ash heads for Cerulean City, intending to confront the Cerulean Gym Leader. For some reason, Misty expresses a desire to avoid Cerulean City and disappears somewhere along the way. Without concern for Misty, Ash and Pikachu continue toward the Cerulean City Gym. When they arrive, the exterior of the Gym gives the strange appearance of an aquarium. Upon entering the building, Ash and Pikachu are entranced by a synchronized swimming show being performed by three beautiful sisters. Could this truly be the Cerulean Gym? And what could be the role of the three beautiful swimming sisters? More importantly, will Ash be able to defeat the strangely absent Gym Leader to earn his next badge?moreless
    • Hot Springing a Leak!
      Season 11 - Episode 11
      6/28/08
      9.1
      Continuing the journey to Veilstone City, Ash is busy training Turtwig so it can perfect Energy Ball. Realizing that it is getting late, Brock insists that they get to the next town before it gets dark. Dawn says that instead they should go to a nearby hot springs hotel owned by her friend's family. They arrive there and Dawn introduces them to her childhood friend Leona. While they immediately jump into the hot springs, they find out that the water level is low and they are cold. Leona reveals that it happened just recently, and her parents went off to find out the reason. Ash, Dawn, and Brock agree to help her find the reason and head up into the mountains with her. They soon discover a fresh hot spring in the mountains. The hot spring was made by a disguised Team Rocket, who is tapping into Leona's pipeline, and now they must find a way to get the water back.moreless
    • Bye Bye Psyduck
      Bye Bye Psyduck
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      2/26/00
      9.1

      While Pikachu, Togepi and Psyduck are sleeping on Lapras' back, Psyduck slips off and into the water. Everyone searches for Psyduck but they can't find it. Meanwhile, a girl named Marina finds Psyduck and thankfully finds Misty. Psyduck's tail begins to glow and Marina says that is a sign that it should be ready to evolve. Since Marina is a water-type trainer, the two girls decide to have a battle. During the battle, when Misty goes to use Psyduck, she notices the pokéball is empty. She asks Ash to throw her bag to her, but he doesn't throw far enough and it lands in the water. When Misty goes to recover her bag, there is a Golduck hanging from it. She believes it to be hers and is super excited to use it. However, Golduck may not be all that it seems. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is planning on stealing Golduck.

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    • Let Bagons Be Bagons
      Let Bagons Be Bagons
      Season 7 - Episode 3
      9/18/04
      9.1
      While walking through a mountainous area, Ash and friends encounter a Bagon who is attempting to realize its life long dream to fly in the skies. Team Rocket find out about this Bagon and decide to take it for themselves.
    • Wobbu-Palooza
      Wobbu-Palooza
      Season 4 - Episode 16
      10/27/01
      9.1
      Breaking for lunch at a spot in the forest, our heroes notice a nearby Wobbuffet and begin to look around for it's teammates, Team Rocket! Although there's no sign of Team Rocket, everywhere they look there are more Wobbuffet popping up. They follow them to a Wobbuffet Village and find out the village is about to have their annual Wobbuffet fair. During the festival a group of punk crash the festival, and due to festival rules, no one can battle inside the village during the festival. They must now find a way to stop the punks, and the solution maybe something they had never suspected.moreless
    • Espeon, Not Included
      Espeon, Not Included
      Season 5 - Episode 17
      9/24/02
      9.1
      On the way to Mahogany Town, Ash, Misty, and Brock stop in Ecruteak City where they meet up with Sakura. They go to Sakura's house to catch up on what has happened since they last saw each other. Meanwhile, Team Rocket has invited Sakura's sisters to a fake tea ceremony so that they can steal their pokémon. When they learn that they are missing one evolution (Sakura's Espeon), they decide to go and catch it.moreless
    • For Ho-Oh The Bells Toll!
      For Ho-Oh The Bells Toll!
      Season 5 - Episode 18
      9/25/02
      9.1
      When Ash, Misty, and Brock run to investigate a mysterious chorus of bells that spontaneously ring out, they meet their old friend Morty and a Pokémon researcher named Eusine. Morty and Eusine discovered that the sacred Crystal Bells, which are said to ring when the legendary Ho-oh returns, are missing. Since the bells were also used to keep peace with the Bug Pokémon living in that area, these Pokémon lash out against their human neighbors, covering the town with their webs. Ash and friends decide to go into the forest and try to find the Crystal Bells.moreless
    • A Ghost of A Chance
      A Ghost of A Chance
      Season 4 - Episode 24
      11/10/01
      9.1
      Arriving in Ecruteak, Ash immediately heads to the Gym to challenge it's leader for his next Johto League badge. Our heroes soon realize this isn't a normal gym....it bursts into flames as soon as they enter! Trying to douse the flames with their water Pokémon, they find out the blaze is fake. It's actually Gastly, Haunter, and Gengar instigating the illusion. Then the Gym Leader, Morty shows up and asks them what they are doing in the tower. After explaining Morty explains the history of the two towers. Ash asks for a gym battle, but when Togepi and Pikachu wander off, they must tend to Team Rocket.moreless
    • The Legend of Dratini
      The Legend of Dratini
      Season 1 - Episode 35
      9.1
      Ash and friends arrive at the Safari Zone, where they are ready to participate in the Safari Game and captured some new Pokémon. However, the Warden is extremely cranky and is not beyond pointing a gun to them. They talk with Professor Oak and tells them about the Warden and the rare Pokémon Dratini. They then take their Safari Balls and head out into the field. However Team Rocket is also at the Safari Zone and they have captured the warden and attempt to force him to tell them where the Legendary Dratini is.moreless
    • A Six Pack Attack!
      A Six Pack Attack!
      Season 7 - Episode 31
      3/26/05
      9.1
      Fortree City is the location of the next Gym, but before heading there, Ash and friends decide to stop by and see Professor Birch in Litteroot Town. He is on his way to the harbor where he is suppose to pick up Profeesor Oak, who is visiting. Ash and Brock decide to join him while May and Max go to Birch's lab. At the lab May and Max meet up with Birch's assistant who shows them a new batch of starters, and then Professor Oak (who has made his own way to the lab) turns up. Max is overjoyed to meet his idol, and Oak lets him meet a Bulbasaur, Charmander and Squirtle. However soon Team Rocket turn up and nab all six starters and take them to their Secret Base. With Ash, Brock and Birch still waiting at the harbor, it's up to May, Max and Oak to rescue them!moreless
    • Two Hits and a Miss
      Two Hits and a Miss
      Season 4 - Episode 9
      9/15/01
      9.1
      On the way to Ecruteak City, Ash saves an old man from getting trampled by a rampaging Tauros. Seeing promise in Ash, he invites everyone to his Dojo. Before he can do anything, a trainer named Shiro appears and wants to battle Kenzo for leadership of the Dojo. Due to his bad back, his granddaughter Chigusa steps in, much to his annoyance. However, Team Rocket crashes the battle, and even though they defeat them, they must call off the battle for one day. Kenzo however does not believe Chigusa has the talent to battle Shiro or eventually take on the Dojo. Instead, he wants Ash to do it. Ash does not want to, so he Misty, and Brock decide to help Chigusa train with her Hitmontop and prove that she can defeat Shiro the next day. When it comes time for battle, will she be able to defend the Dojo?moreless
    • Once in a Mawile
      Once in a Mawile
      Season 8 - Episode 13
      12/10/05
      9.1
      On their journey across Izabe Island, Ash and friends meet Samantha, a girl who performs her ribbon dance in various towns, and her Mawile. Mawile develops a crush on Lombre and this becomes quite a problem when Corphish develops a crush on Mawile. In the next town, Team Rocket takes Mawile. Now Ash and the other must save Mawile, and Samantha's show!moreless
    • Extreme Pokémon!
      Extreme Pokémon!
      Season 5 - Episode 19
      1/4/03
      9.1
      In a racing competition called Extreme Pokémon in which you are pulled by your Pokémon, Ash and Gary face off once again. The prize is a Pokémon egg. With Bayleef racing with Ash and Arcanine with Gary, who will win?
    • Tag! We're It...!
      Season 10 - Episode 49
      2/1/08
      9.1
      Taking Nando's advice, Ash and Brock decide to enter the Hearthome Tag Battle Tournament. In order to cheer her up following her contest loss, Ash also enters Dawn in the tournament. As everyone is paired up with their partners, Ash finds out that his partner will be none other then Paul! Things are just a strange for Dawn due to her partner, Conway, being a little to attached to her. Meanwhile, Brock gets lucky when he is paired with the beautiful Holly. As the tournament begins, Dawn and Conway, and Brock and Holly manage to pull off wins, but can Ash and Paul set aside their differences and work together?moreless
    • The Fourth Round Rumble
      The Fourth Round Rumble
      Season 1 - Episode 79
      11/13/99
      9.1
      Gary is battling his fourth match of the Pokémon League. His Nidoking is battling against a Golem on the rock field. After a little fighting, Nidoking is defeated and Gary is out of the Pokémon League. This defeat makes Ash nervous that he too may lose his fourth battle. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is making money by selling "official" Pokémon League badges. They also try to distract unsuspecting trainers so they can steal their pokémon, however Officer Jenny quickly puts a kink and the plan and they flee. The time has finally come for Ash's battle on the Grass Field, his final challenge before heading into Indigo Stadium. His trainer is the beautiful Jeanette Fisher, a trainer who is very skilled with her grass-type Pokémon. After tough fights Ash manages to defeat her Beedrill and Scyther, but when she calls out Bellsprout, Ash is in for his toughest league match yet.moreless
    • Viva Las Lapras
      Viva Las Lapras
      Season 2 - Episode 32
      9/30/00
      9.1
      After winning the Orange League, Ash and friends begin their journey back to Pallet Town. They encounter a group of Lapras that just happens to be Ash's Lapras' family! However, the Lapras (minus a teal colored one) reject Ash's Lapras and swim away. They contact Professor Oak who says they must have had a bad encounter with humans. Officer Jenny comes along and confirms this, and says that pirates are after the Lapras. When the pirates attack, Ash, Misty, and Tracey agree to help Officer Jenny stop them and save Lapras' family.moreless
    • Playing With Fire
      Playing With Fire
      Season 5 - Episode 61
      10/4/03
      9.1
      Ash has already defeated his rival Gary in the Johto League Silver conference Victory Tournament, and has manged to get into the Top 8. Now he must battle Harrison, the trainer who comes from the Hoenn Region who uses a few pokémon that he knows nothing about. Will he be able to overcome this weakness and beat Harrison?moreless
    • The Apple Corp
      The Apple Corp
      Season 4 - Episode 22
      12/1/01
      9.1
      Catching a sweet scent on the breeze, Ash and Pikachu follow their noses to a nearby apple orchard. As Misty and Brock follow, they warn him not to eat the apples that don't belong to them. No sooner is this said than Pikachu is caught red-handed with couple of cores! Once Ash proves Pikachu's innocence to the orchard owner, Ash, Misty, and Brock agree to help Charmaine find the real thieves.moreless
    • All Things Bright and Beautifly
      All Things Bright and Beautifly
      Season 6 - Episode 13
      12/27/03
      9.1
      Rustboro City is on the horizon, but they're not there yet. Ash, Brock, Max and May have just arrived at a Contest Hall. Janet and Chaz, two experienced Pokémon Coordinators, teach the gang all about Contests. Pokémon Contests are different from battles in that it's not the strength of the attack that matters, but the beauty of its execution. Winners get ribbons instead of badges. Everyone decides that they want to try entering today's contest, but they're too late. All is not lost, however, because Chaz offers to teach Pikachu the Iron Tail attack, and Janet lets May assist her during the contest. During the contest, Chaz and Janet both perform really well and make it to the final round, but who will be victorious?moreless
    • Eight Ain't Enough!
      Eight Ain't Enough!
      Season 8 - Episode 19
      1/28/06
      9.1
      Ash continues his Gym Battle with Juan. However, Juan's pokémon are well trained and are able to counteract their weaknesses easily. With powerful Pokémon at his aide, Juan is proving to be one of the strongest Gym Leaders Ash has encounterd. With just one more badge needed to enter the Hoenn League, Ash is determined to win, but will he be able to defeat Juan?moreless
    • Nice Pryce, Baby!
      Nice Pryce, Baby!
      Season 5 - Episode 29
      3/8/03
      9.1
      Having earned Pryce's respect and permission to face the trainer in a gym battle, Ash makes the unlikely choice of sending out Cyndaquil to face his opponent on an Ice battlefield. Fortunately, Ash's strategy pans out as he leads the gym leader to lower his defenses, allowing Ash to take the first victory in a two-on-two match. Next the gym leader sends out his trusty Piloswine, which immediately unleashes a Blizzard attack that completely alters the battlefield, allowing it to make quick work of Ash's defending Pokémon. With one victory each, the match enters sudden death with each trainer using his oldest, most reliable Pokémon, Pikachu vs. Piloswine. Will Ash be able to win his seventh Johto Badge?moreless
    • A Battle of Aerial Mobility!
      A Battle of Aerial Mobility!
      Season 17 - Episode 3
      2/1/14
      9.1

      Ash sets his sights on capturing a Fletchling.

    • The Psychic Sidekicks!
      The Psychic Sidekicks!
      Season 3 - Episode 40
      8/11/01
      9.1
      Ash and friends are wandering through a forest that is supposedly haunted by ghosts. Luckily they run into a girl named Cherry, who owns a Girafarig. Once they get to town, Ash decides to have a battle with this unique pokémon. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is planning on stealing all of the psychic pokémon in the town.moreless
    • Bound For Trouble
      Bound For Trouble
      Season 2 - Episode 23
      9/15/00
      9.1
      On the way to the fourth gym, Team Rocket attacks and captures Pikachu. They attach Pikachu to a ring that is also attached to another ring with Meowth on it. Then, Meowth and Pikachu get lost without the key. Now it is a race to find the pair, while at the same time trying to stay clear of the giant Pidgeot and Rhydon that inhabit the island. But what will happen with Pikachu and Meowth while they are lost?moreless
    • Come What May!
      Come What May!
      Season 7 - Episode 11
      11/6/04
      9.1
      The contest begins and May is more determined to win than ever. With Ash, Brock, and Max cheering her on, May and Beautifly soon find themselves progressing to the battle rounds against Drew and his Roselia, Grace and her Medicham and a disguised and cheating Jessie and her Dustox. Will May be able to win her first ribbon?moreless
    • Imitation Confrontation
      Imitation Confrontation
      Season 4 - Episode 17
      10/27/01
      9.1
      Ash and friends arrive at a Pokémon Center and Nurse Joy is nowhere to be found. All of a sudden she comes from around the corner with Chansey, but Brock says this is not Nurse Joy. He is right, as Duplica takes off the costume and reveals herself and Chansey goes back to being Ditto. Nurse Joy is currently doing a check up on Duplica's new Ditto, nicknamed "Mini-Dit". Unlike what happened with her first Ditto, Mini-Dit can transform perfectly, but it remains the same size as a Ditto. Knowing this, Team Rocket hatch a plan to steal Mini-Dit ans use it for their evil purposes.moreless
    • Destiny Deoxys
      Destiny Deoxys
      Season 7 - Episode Movie 7
      1/22/05
      9.1
      Four years ago: A strange meteorite crashes to Earth, and becomes the Legendary Deoxys. It picks up a green crystal, before being attacked by an enraged Rayquaza. The two Pokémon battle, and Rayquaza obliterates Deoxys, and its gem falls into the cold ocean. Professor Lund and his team, who witness the whole event, take the other gem back home to LaRousse City. In present times, Ash and friends arrive in the city to visit the famous Battle Tower. However, when Deoxys returns to the city to find the gem, Rayquaza also returns and soon the two are locked in a battle that threatens to destroy the city. Meanwhile, all electric systems in the city begin going crazy. Now it is up to Ash and friends to find a way to stop all of the crazy happenings and save the city.moreless
    • Type Casting
      Type Casting
      Season 4 - Episode 5
      9/1/01
      9.1
      Ash and friends come across a river where the bridge across it has been washed out due to a recent storm. They see a man in a boat nearby and ask him for a ride. He says he will give them a ride if they can find the pokémon Sudowoodo. They begin their search and come across Marie and Pierre, two scientists who are also after Sudowoodo, trying to figure out what type it is. Realizing they must be related to the guy with the boat, they join them on their quest to find Sudowoodo. However, Team Rocket are also hot on their trail planning to find Sudowoodo first.moreless
    • Dues and Dont's
      Dues and Dont's
      Season 5 - Episode 22
      1/25/03
      9.1
      Upon realizing that Ash and friends have many more Pokémon than they do, Team Rocket go on a search for a new Pokémon. They find a Delibird in a cage. A lady comes out and says that if they can prove they are members of Team Rocket, they can keep the Delibird. They search through Team Rocket records to find their names aren't listed. They have been kicked due to their debt. However, Giovanni lets them back in so that they can repay their debts. With their spirits renewed, Team Rocket take Delibird and go to capture Pikachu.moreless
    • Mission: Defeat Your Rival!
      Mission: Defeat Your Rival!
      Season 16 - Episode 7
      3/16/13
      9.1

      The first round of the Vertress Conference rages on as Ash and Trip are locked in a fierce battle. No matter what Ash does Trip seems to have the upper hand and Serperior is able to counter everything he can do. Just when things seem to look bleak, Ash manages to think up some clever ways to use Pikachu's Iron Tail to free himself from Serperior, and then combine it with Electro ball to defeat Serperior. With Trip defeated, Ash manages to advance to the second round along with Bianca, Cameron, Virgil, and Stephan. The second round soon begins with the first match being Cameron vs Bianca. The battle gets off to a great start but only one will win and advance.

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    • The March Of The Exeggutor Squad
      The March Of The Exeggutor Squad
      Season 1 - Episode 43
      10/30/98
      9.1
      On the way to the next town, Ash, Misty, and Brock arrive at a carnival. Ash and Brock head off to look around while Misty and Pikachu attend a magic show. However, the magician is not good and his act fails horribly. Misty decides to help him, but the act still does not fair well. The magician then gets an idea to use his Exeggcute to hypnotize people into liking his act, he even tries it out on Misty! However, his plan backfires and he ends up hypnotizing a bunch of Exeggutor who begin to go on a rampage that is heading straight for the carnival.moreless
    • Fire And Ice
      Fire And Ice
      Season 1 - Episode 78
      11/6/99
      9.1
      As the Pokémon League continues, Ash pulls off a win on the Rock Field. After the battle Ash leaves his Pokémon with Misty and Brock, while he and Pikachu go to find something to eat. Misty is upset by this and her and Brock take him Pokémon and go to find him. They catch up with him, and tell him to take his Pokémon to the Pokémon Center. However, everyone is filled up. Luckily a strange looking Nurse Joy appears to guide them to a vacant center. It turns out to be a trap by Team Rocket who try to steal his Pokémon. They stop them and finally get them to a real center and they go out to eat. The next say Ash has his third battle on the Ice Field, and so far the match it tied, but his opponent's Arcanine may change that.moreless
    • Mewtwo Returns
      Mewtwo Returns
      Season 4 - Episode 32
      12/4/01
      9.1
      Ash, Misty, and Brock continue exploring the Johto region. They arrive at Mt. Quena, a special location in the Johto region famous for high winds and the Purity River, a river so pure that you can drink from it and feel immediately refreshed. A man named Cullen and his assistant Domino come to the nearby lodge to study the river. Team Rocket arrive and steal Pikachu. As they try to make their escape, the winds of the mountain toss them around and they wind up on top of the mountain. There, Domino reveals that she is actually a member of Team Rocket, and sends everyone on the balloon crashing into the lake on top of the mountain. After making it back to shore, Ash and friends once again encounter Mewtwo and his clones, and are soon caught up in the struggle between Mewtwo and Giovanni. Giovanni still wants to capture and use Mewtwo for his evil purposes, while Mewtwo wants to live a peaceful life with its clones and protect Mount Quena. Ash and friends vow to help Mewtwo in its quest, but will they be able to stop Giovanni, Domino, all of Team Rocket, and all their advance machines?moreless
    • A Hurdle for Squirtle
      A Hurdle for Squirtle
      Season 8 - Episode 51
      6/24/06
      9.1
      As the Saffron Contests begins, Harley apologizes to May, but she yells at him and says she will win the ribbon. May, Harley, and Jessie make it through the appeal rounds with great appeals. In the battle rounds Harley goes up against Jessie with his Ariados vs. her Wobbuffet. Harley doesn't attack because of Counter and Mirror Coat and Wobbuffet can't attack leading to both getting a yellow card and they lose half their points. Not wanting to be disqualified, Harley uses String Shot to tie up Wobbuffet and deplete Jessie's points. After beating more opponents, May and Squritle have to face Harley and Ariados in the final round. Will May win the Saffron Contest and get her first Kanto Ribbon?moreless
    • Fit To Be Tide
      Fit To Be Tide
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      2/5/00
      9.1
      Ash, Misty, and their new friend Tracey begin their journey through the Orange Islands so Ash cam compete in the Orange League. Their first stop is Mikan Island where the first Orange League Gym is located. Ash meets the gym leader Cissy and challenges her to a battle. However, Ash soon learns that in the Orange League, Gym Battles are not what he is used to, such as accuracy tests and water races. Will Ash conquer this type of gym and win his first badge?moreless
    • The Wayward Wobbuffet
      The Wayward Wobbuffet
      Season 4 - Episode 35
      3/2/02
      9.1
      Knowing our heroes are still en-route to Olivine, Team Rocket lie in wait. Dressed as scientists, they explain they've just repaired the amazing "PokéPod." To test it out, Pikachu is placed in the pod and locked in tight. When Team Rocket reveals their true identity and runs, Ash and Co. are chase in hot pursuit. When they catch up to Team Rocket, there isn't a PokéPod or Pikachu in site! Realizing Wobbuffet was hiding for the hand off, Ash chases after it. In Wobbuffet's quick retreat, it trips dropping the Pikachu containing Poké Pod and falls into the rapids of a nearby river. Since the only way to release Pikachu from the PokéPod is the key around Wobbuffet's neck, Ash, Misty, Brock and Team Rocket begin an all out race to find Wobbuffet first.moreless
    • The Evolutionary War
      The Evolutionary War
      Season 8 - Episode 3
      10/1/05
      9.1
      Ash and friends are still on their way to Mossdeep when Max says that according to the PokéNav there are three islands approaching called the A, B, & C Islands, one of which has a Pokémon Center. However, the journey is interrupted when a bunch of kids ride past on a bunch of Huntail and Gorebyss. While at the Pokémon Center, the group hear two kids arguing about if Huntail or Gorebyss are better, which is the same rivalry that exists between the other two islands. While attempting to mediate the quarrel, Ash and the others meet up with Professor Birch, who explains he is on the island to investigate the mystery of Clamperl's evolution. Interested in solving this mystery, Ash and friends join him.moreless
    • A Hot Water Battle
      A Hot Water Battle
      Season 4 - Episode 10
      9/22/01
      9.1
      Ash and friends stop at a Hot Spring to relax for the day. While playing a game, Chikorita, Cyndaquil and Totodile become angry with each other. When the ball they are playing with rolls away, the three of them give chase, but eventually become lost inside of a cave with Meowth. Now they must work together if they are to get back to their trainer. Meanwhile, Jessie and James are beginning to think of a new scheme to capture the starter pokémon.moreless
    • Bye Bye Butterfree
      Bye Bye Butterfree
      Season 1 - Episode 21
      10/5/98
      9.1
      As the group continue on their way, they notice a group of Butterfree out over the ocean. Brock informs Ash that it is the mating season for all of the Butterfree. Ash lets his Butterfree out to try and find a mate, but can he actually come to let his Butterfree go? Meanwhile, Team Rocket comes up with a plan to get all the Butterfree.moreless
    • The Right Place and the Right Mime
      The Right Place and the Right Mime
      Season 8 - Episode 40
      4/15/06
      9.1
      May arrives in Pallet Town and heads to Professor Oak's lab where Ash, Misty, and Max are. Ash shows them all of his Pokémon, and then while having something to drink, tells everyone of his plans to travel through Kanto and participate in the Battle Frontier challenge. May asks to join saying that she wants to enter contests in Kanto. They decide to leave the next day. Team Rocket them arrives and they plan to steal all of Ash's pokémon that are at the lab.moreless
    • Who, What, When, Where, Wynaut?
      Who, What, When, Where, Wynaut?
      Season 8 - Episode 21
      2/4/06
      9.1
      On the way to Pacifidlog Town, Ash and friends run into Drew. May challenges him to a practice battle, but they get interrupted by Team Rocket. However, Team Rocket's sub gets sucked into a whirlpool and everybody winds up on the mysterious Mirage Island. Now, Ash, Max, and Brock must find Drew and May and figure out how to get off of the island.moreless
    • A Dairy Tale Ending
      A Dairy Tale Ending
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      8/18/01
      9.1
      Whitney takes our heroes to her uncle's Miltank farm in the outskirts of Goldenrod City. Here they sample the finest in Miltank dairy products and learn how to groom and care for these Pokémon. Ash realizes this is a great opportunity to study Miltank first hand and hopes it will help him against Whitney's Miltank in their next battle. After learning about Miltank and coming out victorious in a battle against Team Rocket, Ash thinks he has found out the perfect way to combat Miltank and challenges Whitney to a rematch.moreless
    • Bulbasaur's Mysterious Garden
      Bulbasaur's Mysterious Garden
      Season 1 - Episode 51
      4/3/99
      9.1
      During a battle, the bulb on Bulbasaur's back begins to glow. They rush it to the Pokémon Center where Nurse joy tells them that Bulbasaur is getting ready to evolve. Soon after Bulbasaur leaves its bed and is taken by other Bulbasaur to the mysterious garden where the Bulbasaur evolve into Ivysaur. They follow it to the garden where a Venusaur appears to start the ceremony. The rest of the Bulbasaur evolve, but Ash's refuses to. Venusaur and Ivysaur get mad and try to punish it, but Ash steps in the way. Then Team Rocket shows up, and they want Ivysaur and Venusaur.moreless
    • Fight for the Meteorite
      Fight for the Meteorite
      Season 7 - Episode 14
      11/13/04
      9.1
      Needing to pass Mt. Chimney to reach Lavaridge Town, Ash and friends begin their journey over the mountain in a cable car. However Team Magma arrive in order to steal a meterorite that recently landed there from the local Professor. When Team Aqua also arrive to get the meteorite and disable the in-transit cable car, Ash manages to escape and decides to try and save the meterorite from the duelling rivals.moreless
    • A Claim to Flame!
      A Claim to Flame!
      Season 5 - Episode 56
      9/17/03
      9.1
      Ash and friends have finally arrived at Silver Town, the location of the Johto League Silver Conference. Ash is excited to finally be competing. As the tournament starts, Ash must first make it through the screening rounds, a set of one-on-one battles to determine who will move onto the preliminaries.
    • Bulbasaur and the Hidden Village
      Bulbasaur and the Hidden Village
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      9/21/98
      9.0
      Ash and friends are still on their way to Vermilion City and still lost. They stop by a pond for a break when they see an Oddish taking a drink. Ash wants to catch it but Misty already has Starmie out. She weakens it and throws a PokéBall but a Bulbasaur pops out of the bushes and deflects the ball. Ash sends out Butterfree to catch the Bulbasaur, but Bulbasaur deflects its sleep powder and escapes. The continue on their journey and keep getting caught in traps, until Bulbasaur's owner, Melanie, finds them and saves them and brings them back to her cabin. It turns out that she helps injured, sick, and abandoned pokémon, and they decide to help. Meanwhile, Team Rocket decides to steal all the pokémon, while Brock could make a startling decision.moreless
    • The Ultimate Test
      The Ultimate Test
      Season 1 - Episode 56
      4/24/99
      9.0
      While everyone is eating lunch, Misty mentions that it has been a while since Ash received a gym badge. Todd then tells Ash about a test that he can take that will allow him to enter the Pokémon League if he passes it. Everyone heads over to the building and Ash enters, and Jessie and James (in disguises) also enter. However, the test turns out to be harder then they thought, and Jessie quits during the first part. When it comes time to battle with random pokémon that obey whoever uses them, Team Rocket come up with a plan to capture all of the pokémon and Pikachu!moreless
    • Forest Grumps
      Forest Grumps
      Season 3 - Episode 39
      6/2/01
      9.0
      When an Ursaring attack leaves Team Rocket and our heroes separated with people from the opposite side, they must work together if they are to reunite and make it out of this dangerous forest.
    • Spinarak Attack
      Spinarak Attack
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      11/11/00
      9.0
      Our heroes make their way to Catallia City, a town recognized for its magnificent buildings. A patrol car barrels down the street, and knowing that Officer Jenny must be inside, Brock gives chase. However, a few seconds later, he trips over a thin web. Ash and Misty catch up with him and after Togepi notices something approaching, a Spinarak appears. Officer Jenny appears and tells them how in Catallia City they use Spinarak to help them. Ash, Misty, and Brock then become involved in a plot to stop thieves who are copying the legendary Black Arachnid.moreless
    • The Bug Stops Here
      The Bug Stops Here
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      8/25/01
      9.0
      Ash and friends arrive at the National Park where the Bug Catching Contest is about to start. They reunite with Casey who is also competing. As the contest starts, Ash and Casey decide to see who can get the best pokémon. Meanwhile, when Team Rocket is denied entry into the competition, they steal the costume of one of the employees and sneak into the park. When their plan fails, they resort to their old ways and prepare a trap to catch Pikachu.moreless
    • Why? Wynaut!
      Why? Wynaut!
      Season 5 - Episode 45
      6/28/03
      9.0
      Ash plans to go to New Bark Town to register for the Johto Silver Conference now that he has all 8 badges. However, Team Rocket has plans of their own. They decide to steal Ash's badges for money or to enter the Conference themselves. The pretend to give Ash an interview and during the "interview" Jessie puts the badges in a box and gives it to Wobbuffet and has it go to a meeting place. However, in the woods a Wynaut steals them. With no one knowing exactly where the badges are, it becomes a frantic search for all sides to find the badges first.moreless
    • Hatch Me if You Can
      Hatch Me if You Can
      Season 5 - Episode 48
      8/9/03
      9.0
      The mysterious Pokémon Egg that Professor Elm asked Ash to retrieve hatches into Larvitar. However, the newly born Pokémon is cold, meaning that it is sick and needs immediate attention. They rush it to the Pokémon Center to get help, and Professor Oak, Professor Elm, and Delia are all on their way to help out. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is planning on capturing Larvitar.moreless
    • The Saffron Con
      The Saffron Con
      Season 8 - Episode 50
      6/17/06
      9.0
      Finally in Saffron City, May prepares for the upcoming contest. She checks out the stadium and meets Lilian Meridian, the younger sister of Vivian Meridian. At the Pokémon Center, she runs into Harley again. At first she doesn't want to believe him anything that he tells her, but after the info he tells her is true she believes him. He tells her that she can register for the contest with her Hoenn Pass by 11:00 the next morning, but Max doesn't believe him. She goes to train not realizing that he is lying and that Team Rocket is also entering the Contest and plans to steal all the Coordinator's Pokémon!moreless
    • A Mudkip Mission
      A Mudkip Mission
      Season 6 - Episode 25
      3/13/04
      9.0
      While training for Ash's rematch, Ash and friends are walking along a river. After climbing up a waterfall, they come across a river inlet off the side of the main river where there are tons of Mudkips. They meet Old Man Swamp who takes care of Baby Mudkip that will eventually go to beginner trainers. When Team Rocket finds out about this, they plan to take all of the Mudkip.moreless
    • Holy Matrimony!
      Holy Matrimony!
      Season 1 - Episode 48
      3/13/99
      9.0
      While walking down a long road, Ash and friends notices a sign with a picture of James as a young kid. A limo then pulls up, and a butler reveals that James' parents have died recently and he wants to find James so that James can receive his inheritance. Team Rocket is nearby, and Jessie and Meowth encourage James to go and get his inheritance. He reluctantly returns, where everyone finds out that his parents are actually alive! It turns out to be a plan to lure James home so that he can marry his fiance Jessiebelle, a girl who looks similar to Jessie. James once again refuses, so Jessiebelle takes matters into her hands and decides to get rid of Jessie and Meowth and force James to marry her.moreless
    • Once More With Reeling!
      Once More With Reeling!
      Season 9 - Episode 46
      2/24/07
      9.0
      Ash and friends arrive in Terracotta Town, the town where May and Max will board a ship back home to Hoenn, and where Brock will leave for Pewter City. There is a festival going on and a Pokémon Contest is being held. May and shockingly Ash decide to enter it. May and Ash place first and second place in the appeals and will now face each other in the final round. During the contest break, May's Combusken evolves into Blaziken! After sending Team Rocket flying, Ash and May face off in the final round using Sceptile and Blaziken.moreless
    • Gonna Rule the School!
      Gonna Rule the School!
      Season 6 - Episode 15
      1/10/04
      9.0
      Ash and friends have arrived in Rustboro City, and they're taking time to sight see. They bump into a schoolteacher, Roxanne, and her class on a class trip. The kids are about Max's age and one of them, Kenny, is afraid of Pokémon. Roxanne invites the gang back to see the Pokémon Trainer's School. Ash is anxious to get to his gym battle, but Roxanne persuades him to wait. As it turns out, Ash would have had to wait anyway. Roxanne is the Gym Leader! The Pokémon Trainer's School is pretty big and has all kinds of different classes. May is especially interested in a class on Pokémon Contests. Max decides to attend the beginners' class that Kenny is in. He's in the middle of battling the class show-off, Tommy, when the principal comes running in to tell them that the school's Pokéballs have all been stolen. Team Rocket have appeared and are are planning on using the pokémon for their evil schemes, and now someone must stop them.moreless
    • Balance of Power
      Balance of Power
      Season 7 - Episode 30
      3/19/05
      9.0
      Having already won four badges during his adventures in Hoenn, Ash finally starts his long-awaited rematch with Norman. With the entire Slakoth evolutionary line as his arsenal, will Ash be able to defeat Norman and win his fifth badge?
    • All Torkoal, No Play
      All Torkoal, No Play
      Season 7 - Episode 18
      11/27/04
      9.0
      Continuing towards Mauville City, Ash and friends enter Steel Valley, which is home to many Steel Pokémon. Before they get too far however, they encounter a Torkoal under attack by Magnemite and a Skarmory. Having wandered into the valley due to it's love of rocky landscapes, the Pokemon that live there have tried to get it to leave. Realizing the pain it's gone through Ash becomes determined to help Torkoal stand up to the other Pokémon. However, unknown to everyone is that a Steelix also lives in the valley.moreless
    • Fighting Flyer With Fire
      Fighting Flyer With Fire
      Season 3 - Episode 15
      12/16/00
      9.0
      Ash, Misty, and Brock finally arrive at the Violet City Gym, ready to face the Gym Leader. After a little tussle with Team Rocket, Ash challenges Falkner, the Gym Leader to a three on three battle in order to win his first Johto Badge.
    • Octillery The Outcast
      Octillery The Outcast
      Season 5 - Episode 6
      10/19/02
      9.0
      Ash and friend reach the town where the Whirl Cup will be held. They meet a trainer named Marcellus who asks them to battle him to help his Remoraid gain experience. Misty battles him and during the battle Remoraid evolves into Octillery. He thanks them and leaves. The next day, Ash and Misty pass the first round of the Whirl Cup, while Marcellus does not. He tells them that Octillery was unable to battle properly since it is depressed. Ever since it evolved its Remoraid friends have shunned it. Ash and friends decide to help him solve this problem.moreless
    • The Case of the K-9 Caper!
      The Case of the K-9 Caper!
      Season 1 - Episode 54
      4/10/99
      9.0
      While traveling through the forest, the group see who they think is a thief. Ash sends Pikachu after it, but Pikachu is scared because he holds a gun. When a Growlithe comes by to knock the gun out of it's hand, Pikachu goes. They are all stopped because he isn't a thief, but a police officer training the K-9 police squad. Ash wants to have them train Pikachu, but doesn't realize he must go, too. Officer Jenny then drills Ash morning til night and he becomes exhausted. Team Rocket then busts into the school and uses a special gas to confuse the pokémon and alter Ash, Misty, Brock, and Officer Jenny's voices. They then use megaphones that project Ash, Misty, Brock, and Officer Jenny's real voices. Now the Pokémon can't tell where their trainers really are, and Team Rocket plans to use this to steal Pikachu.moreless
    • Get the Show on the Road
      Get the Show on the Road
      Season 6 - Episode 1
      11/1/03
      9.0
      In the land of Hoenn, a girl named May is making her way to Professor Birch's lab where she will get her first Pokémon and start her journey. However, she is more interested in traveling then Pokémon. Meanwhile, Ash arrives in Littleroot Town where he discovers that there is no Pokémon Center. In order to heal Pikachu, he must take it to Professor Birch's lab. Birch hooks Piakchu up to a machine, but the built up electricity in Pikachu causes it to go crazy and run out of the lab. Ash and Birch give chase, but will they be able to find Pikachu in the woods? And what about May?moreless
    • Snack Attack
      Snack Attack
      Season 2 - Episode 13
      3/25/00
      9.0
      Continuing their journey in the Orange Islands, Ash and friends stop at the Seven Grapefruit Islands, a small chain of islands known for grown tons of Grapefruit. When they try to pick them, a girl named Ruby appears and calls them thieves, and tries to stop them. However, it is just misunderstanding. When the real thief appears, they agree to help her, but that may be easier said then done when the thief is a very hungry Snorlax that can swim between islands!moreless
    • A Cacturne for the Worse
      A Cacturne for the Worse
      Season 8 - Episode 11
      11/26/05
      9.0
      Ash, May, Max, & Brock head for Izabe Island for May's Next Contest. On the boat they meet Harley who is also in the contest. Harley gets mad at May for saying things that he takes as insults and promises to defeat her in the contest.
    • The Ninja Poké-Showdown
      The Ninja Poké-Showdown
      Season 1 - Episode 32
      10/20/98
      9.0
      On the way to the Fuchsia City, Ash and the others notice a giant mansion and decide to stop and get directions. When they enter the mansion, a Venonat begins to mislead them around the various traps in the mansion, including hidden Voltorbs, collapsible walls, and invisible walls. After falling through one to many traps, the wind up in a room with ninja Aya, who challenges Ash to a battle. Ash quickly defeats her, and her older brother comes out. It turns out that they did wind up at the Fuchsia Gym after all and Aya's older brother is Koga, the Gym Leader. Now Ash finally has his chance to win his sixth badge. Meanwhile, Team Rocket plans on attacking the mansion and stealing all of the poison pokémon inside.moreless
    • Riddle Me This
      Riddle Me This
      Season 1 - Episode 58
      9/18/99
      9.0
      Ash and friends finally make it to Cinnabar Island, but are saddened to see that the gym has been closed because the island is now a tourist destination. They try to find a place to stay, but every place is packed. They finally find a room at a hotel run by a man who loves riddles. While in the hot spring, they end up discovering an entrance into the volcano, which leads them to a battlefield. The old man appears and reveals himself to be Blaine, the leader of the Cinnabar Gym. Ash challenges him and he accepts, but this match will be way more then Ash expected.moreless
    • Navel Maneuvers
      Navel Maneuvers
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      3/11/00
      9.0
      Ash finally arrives on Navel Island for his second Gym Battle. On the island, they meet Danny, the gym leader. Like the previous gym, Danny's gym is run a little differently. Instead of a battle Ash must complete a few tests. The first one involves climbing up the mountain in the center of the island. Despite having a tough time, Ash makes it to the top. Now comes the real challenge. Ash must freeze a geyser, and use it to slide back down the mountain before Danny in order to win his badge.moreless
    • Gaining Groudon
      Gaining Groudon
      Season 8 - Episode 5
      10/15/05
      9.0
      After being blasted into the sea, Ash and co. are still drifting, with the boat that was to take them to Mossdeep long gone and no land in sight. They are overjoyed when a sub rises nearby, but after sneaking aboard their joy turns to fear when they realize that the sub belongs to Team Magma. They try to hide, but they are spotted by Team Magma's leader, Maxie. Under arrest, Maxie tells the group about Team Magma's ambition to increase the amount of land on Earth by awakening the legendary Pokemon Groudon, and in order to help with this Team Magma have already captured Groudon's nemesis Kyogre as well as the Blue Orb, which they plan to swap with Team Aqua for the Red Orb. Meanwhile, Shelly of Team Aqua is also aboard the base and she frees Kyogre from its prison. But when the huge Pokémon gets free it begins to tear up the place, causing the Blue Orb to fuse with Pikachu. While Ash and Pikachu are separated from Brock, May and Max, Lance arrives to help with the situation but things get worse when Archie and Team Aqua turn up.moreless
    • A Corphish Out of Water
      A Corphish Out of Water
      Season 6 - Episode 24
      2/28/04
      9.0
      After Corphish is injured following a Team Rocket encounter, Ash must rush his newest Pokemon to the Dewford Pokémon Center. However, the river he needs to cross is infested with a school of angry Carvanha, and the bridge across the river is out of service. Meanwhile, Team Rocket's plan backfires and they, along with May, Max, Brock and the pokémon have been trapped in cages on the shore and the tide is coming in. Their only hope is that Ash manages to come back in time.moreless
    • A Call for Brotherly Love!
      A Call for Brotherly Love!
      Season 15 - Episode 10
      4/21/12
      9.0

      While in Driftveil City, Ash and friends run into Cilan's brother Chili. Chili has also left the Striaton Gym so he can improve as a trainer. He and Cilan have a battle which ends with Cilan's victory. Following the battle Chili and Pansear blame each other for the loss and the two end up in a fight. Pansear takes off leading to everyone searching for it. Meanwhile, Pansear is determined to become stronger and prove itself.

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    • Battling on Thin Ice!
      Battling on Thin Ice!
      Season 17 - Episode 6
      2/22/14
      9.0

      Ash trains to have a rematch with Viola.

    • Abra and the Psychic Showdown
      Abra and the Psychic Showdown
      Season 1 - Episode 22
      10/6/98
      9.0
      Continuing on their way to Saffron City, a mysterious girl appears in front of the group. They ask her for directions to Saffron City, but she runs away. Ash gives chase and runs straight off a cliff. After using Bulbasaur to rescue him, they discover that the little girl has lead them to Saffron City. After entering the city, they are greeted by two people as the millionth visitors to the city. The grand prize turns out to a trap by Team Rocket who have left them in a room with no exit, and are ready to leave with Pikachu. Before they can leave the little girl returns and saves them, and even brings them to the Saffron Gym. Ash heads inside, where he is ready to fight Sabrina for his fourth badge.moreless
    • Channeling The Battle Zone!
      Channeling The Battle Zone!
      Season 9 - Episode 37
      12/13/06
      9.0
      As May and Drew continue their battle, Drew quickly gains a lead with a new combo move. As the battle progresses, May manages to finally defeat Flygon with Squritle. However, her victory is soon spoiled as Absol quickly takes out Squirtle. Combusken and Absol continue to battle with neither side letting down. During the battle, Combusken learns Overheat and is able to strike back with amazing power. As the battle ends, it comes down to May winning by just a few points! After the battle, Ash finally catches the troublesome Aipom. May then finds herself up against Solidad and her amazing Pidgeot and Slowbro. Can May defeat Solidad and go on to win the Grand Festival?moreless
    • Tie One On!
      Tie One On!
      Season 5 - Episode 58
      9/19/03
      9.0
      Ash and friends watch as Macey and Jackson, the two other trainers from Ash's division, battle. Macey pulls off a victory. Her victory now puts her and Ash at a tie in their division. The only match left is Ash vs. Jackson, and in order to break the tie and win his division he must tie or beat Jackson. When it comes time to start the battle, Ash quickly learns that although Jackson comes off as a clumsy and goofy trainer, he is very strong and Ash must battle strategically if he wants to defeat Jackson and win his division.moreless
    • The Flame Pokémon-athon!
      The Flame Pokémon-athon!
      Season 1 - Episode 33
      10/21/98
      9.0
      After winning his sixth badge in Fuchsia City, Ash and the others head to the world famous Safari Zone. When Ash tries to catch a pokémon, a Growlithe attacks him. Then a girl named Lara comes by and tells them that this is actually her family's pokémon ranch. After apologizing, Ash, Misty, and Brock follow her to her home where they learn of a festival going on in town. They also learn about the race the following day, which Lara will enter with her Ponyta. It also turns out that her family's rival will be entering the race and she needs to beat him. That night, he hires Team Rocket to make sure Lara does not compete, and they wind up breaking her arm. She then picks Ash as her replacement for the race, who must win it or else.moreless
    • A Friend In Deed
      A Friend In Deed
      Season 1 - Episode 80
      11/20/99
      9.0
      Following his fourth win in the Pokémon League, Ash is enjoying his day off. He goes to get something to eat, and finds his mom in the restaurant cooking for him. After the meal Ash meets another trainer named Richie who he shares a lot in common with. They begin talking when Team Rocket come by in a car pretending to be league officials saying that trainers must get their Pokémon inspected. Team Rocket made a mistake and reveal themselves, so they flee. Ash and Richie chase after them, but eventually lose them. That night they camp out by a river and talk more about their journeys. The next day they manage to find Team Rocket, but Team Rocket wake up and trap them in the back of the van as well. Now they must figure out a way to get out and return the Pokémon.moreless
    • A Scare in the Air
      A Scare in the Air
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      1/8/00
      9.0
      Ash and friends stop at a convenience store for some supplies for their journey to Valencia Island, and outside Ash participates in a contest and ends up winning blimp tickets to the island! What they don't know though, is that it was a setup by Team Rocket. However, before Team Rocket can plan anything, they lose control of the blimp, and Ash, Misty, and Brock also lose Togepi. Now everyone is in an all out race to find Togepi, dodge the ghost of the blimp, and catch Pikachu before the blimp crash lands.moreless
    • Throwing the Track Switch!
      Season 11 - Episode 3
      4/26/08
      9.0
      Continuing the journey to Veilstone City, Ash and the others are at a Pokémon Center watching a contest on TV (and to give time for Ash and Pikachu to rest after eating too much), where they see Kenny win his second ribbon, which upsets Dawn. They then reveal that the next contest will be held in Solaceon Town, and Dawn decides to start training for that contest. Ash also starts to train for his next gym battle. Zoey arrives at the center and decides to help Dawn train. During the training, Ash's Aipom and Dawn's Buizel are distracted by the other's training, and so Zoey suggests that they trade them. Ash and Dawn start to think about the trade, and when Team Rocket attacks, they decide to use the other pokémon as a test to help decide what they should do.moreless
    • Rough, Tough Jigglypuff
      Rough, Tough Jigglypuff
      Season 8 - Episode 45
      5/13/06
      9.0
      While traveling towards the Battle Arena, Ash and friends get caught in a trap made by a man named Mitch. Mitch is trying to capture a Jigglypuff to give to his daughter for her birthday. Ash and the others try to help capture it but it is super strong, smarter, and tricky which makes it that much more difficult.moreless
    • A Corsola Caper!
      A Corsola Caper!
      Season 5 - Episode 4
      10/5/02
      9.0
      Just as Ash and friends arrive at a new island, their ears are met with cries for help. A family had built their house upon a Corsola nesting ground, and when a new, hyperactive Corsola arrived and frightened off the previous Corsola residents, the ground beneath the house weakened and the house was washed out to sea. The father and daughter who had been outside now look on helplessly as the other daughter is washed out toward a large whirlpool. Ash and Misty call their Pokémon to action and manage to save the young girl, but this proves to be only the first challenge of the day. As Ash and friends set out to help recollect the Corsola that had reinforced the foundation of this family's home, Team Rocket soon arrives and attempts to steal not only the Corsola, but also collections of local artwork made from Corsola horns, which these Pokémon shed regularly.moreless
    • Great Bowls of Fire!
      Great Bowls of Fire!
      Season 5 - Episode 43
      6/14/03
      9.0
      As everyone looks to the sky, Ash's Charizard descends from the sky and greets Ash with it's typical Flamethrower. Liza soon arrives as well. Clair tells Liza about the current situation involving Dragonite and she agrees to help. They head into the Holy Land after Team Rocket. Meanwhile, Team Rocket find a shrine. While Dragonite is sleeping they go inside and steal the Prayer Flame. However, James drops it and sets the Holy Land on fire. Dragonite wakes up and turns on Team Rocket. Ash and the others arrive just in time to save Team Rocket from being hit by a Hyper Beam. Now, with the Holy Land burning and Dragonite attacking everyone, Ash and the others must figure out how to stop the fire and stop Dragonite at the same time or else disastrous results could happen.moreless
    • The Mandarin Island Miss Match
      The Mandarin Island Miss Match
      Season 2 - Episode 18
      4/15/00
      9.0
      Ash, Misty, and Tracey are on Mandarin Island where Ash has just won three battles in a row. He starts to become cocky, and when he has a chance encounter with Prima of the Elite 4, he believes he can take her on. However, she ignores his battle request and talks about the sea and admires Pikachu and Togepi, causing Ash to go and battle a nearby trainer. Ash's arrogance gets the best of him when he uses Charizard in a battle and it goes out of control. Prima then comes and uses her Slowbro to stop it. She tells Ash that he should come and watch her demonstration the next day and learn something. They go, and Ash is still unimpressed. He once again demands a battle and she agrees. Will Ash defeat a member of the Elite 4, or will his arrogance get the better of him?moreless
    • The Mystery Menace
      The Mystery Menace
      Season 2 - Episode 21
      5/6/00
      9.0
      Ash and the group have finally made their way to the city of Trovitopolis, which has a ferry to Trovita Island, the location of the next Orange League Gym. However, the town is not as normal as they think, apparently a monster is in the sewer and has taken Ash's Bulbasaur. Now Ash, Misty, and Tracey must venture into the sewers to find this so called monster before the city's mayor and his SWAT team close off the sewers and trap them.moreless
    • Brave The Wave
      Brave The Wave
      Season 6 - Episode 20
      2/7/04
      9.0
      Ash has finally arrived on Dewford Island and is ready to battle against the Gym Leader. However, Ash becomes annoyed when he thinks that Brawly, the Gym Leader, doesn't take his job seriously and just wants to surf. After interrupting Brawly's surf session, he agrees to battle Ash. Will Ash be able to defeat Brawly and his Fighting-Type Pokémon and win his second badge?moreless
    • A Better Pill to Swallow
      A Better Pill to Swallow
      Season 4 - Episode 13
      10/13/01
      9.0
      Ash and friends encounter a man named Old Man Shuckle who uses Shuckle to produce medicine. There is an especially rare one that has a purple shell that has a special juice that it produces. Team Rocket steal the Shuckle and drink the juice which makes all of the pokémon in the area fall in love with them. Ash and friends set out to find them and get the Shuckle back.moreless
    • Hooked On Onix
      Hooked On Onix
      Season 8 - Episode 44
      5/6/06
      9.0
      On thier way to the Battle Arena, Ash and friends take a break. When they run out of water Ash, May, & Brock go to look for some while Max stays and feeds the Pokémon. When Munchlax eats all of the food a battle ensuses which enrages some nearby Geodude who in return, attack and Pikachu, Corphish, Phanpy, Squirtle, and Munchlax are separated from the rest. Meanwhile, Team Rocket convinces an Onix, who is the king of a Rock Pokémon Kingdom, that Ash and the others are evil. Onix then sends his Rock army to capture them...moreless
    • Right On, Rhydon!
      Right On, Rhydon!
      Season 4 - Episode 47
      6/22/02
      9.0

      On the way to Olivine City, Ash and friends run into a girl who is trying to build a tunnel through a mountain, but leaking water is causing her Rock Pokémon to stop digging. In order to finish the tunnel, Ash and friends decide to help her capture a Rhydon that likes water and lives nearby.

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    • Two Degrees of Separation!
      Season 10 - Episode 2
      4/20/07
      9.0
      After getting her starting Pokémon, Piplup, Dawn begins her quest to compete in Super Contests. After many failed capture attempts, she runs into Ash's Pikachu, who was separated from Ash due to Team Rocket, and she tries to catch it. The capture fails because Pikachu is already someone's Pokémon. Then Team Rocket come and attack Pikachu! Meanwhile, Brock returns with new clothes and him, Ash, and Aipom set out to find Pikachu. Can they find Pikachu? and can Dawn save Pikachu?!moreless
    • Fighting Fear With Fear!
      Season 11 - Episode 33
      12/13/08
      9.0
      Ash continues his training with Gligar, but finds out it has become scared of battling since the battle against Paul's Gliscor. The group runs into Gary again, and Gary offers to help him solve the problem with Gligar. Gary offers Ash a Razor Fang, which would let Gligar evolve. However, Team Rocket show up and Ash and Gligar are separated from everyone. Gligar must now conquered all its fears if they want to make it back to their friends.moreless
    • Mantine Overboard!
      Mantine Overboard!
      Season 5 - Episode 5
      10/12/02
      9.0
      While trying to find a ride to Red Rock Isle, Ash and friends meet a girl named Luka. After learning about how she is trying to find a treasure on the bottom of the ocean nearby, Ash and friends decide to join her on her quest.
    • A Three Team Scheme
      A Three Team Scheme
      Season 6 - Episode 27
      4/17/04
      9.0
      Ash and his friends are walking along a beach when they encounter Professor Birch. The Professor is on the island researching. They decide to go look in a cave and accidentally stumble upon a Pokémon Trainer's Secret Base. The boy quickly chases them out. Team Rocket then comes by and take over the base to use it for their Hoenn base of operations. Meanwhile, Team Aqua and Team Magma both arrive on the island in search of ancient artifacts needed for their goals.moreless
    • Hassle in the Castle
      Hassle in the Castle
      Season 4 - Episode 8
      9/29/01
      9.0
      In order to escape the rain, Ash and friends go inside a nearby castle. They venture into the castle and they discover it is actually a clinic where the doctors use pokémon to heal the patients. Team Rocket sneaks into the castle and steals some of the food. When they are discovered, they dash towards another room. Dr. Anna tells them not to go in there, so she and Brock follow them, but then the entrance to the dungeon becomes blocked. While Ash, Misty, and Anna's assistant go to find the entrance to the dungeon in the forest, Brock and Anna must survive the booby trapped maze in order to get out of the dungeon in one piece.moreless
    • Hot Matches!
      Hot Matches!
      Season 3 - Episode 36
      5/12/01
      9.0
      When Ash and friends hear of a unbeatable trainer operating nearby, they seek her out. They are quickly stunned when both Brock's Vuplix and Ash's Cyndaquil are easily defeated by her Skarmory, despite having a huge type advantage. Ash then sets out to train Cyndaquil and help it with its flame problem.moreless
    • Pokémon Scent-sation!
      Pokémon Scent-sation!
      Season 1 - Episode 26
      10/12/98
      8.9
      Ash and the others finally arrive in Celadon City. Misty then drags the boys to a perfume shop. Misty wants to smell all the perfume, while Brock is glad to meet all the pretty girls. Ash insults perfume and the owner throws him out of the shop. After Misty and Brock leave the store, they head over the Celadon Gym. It turns out that the Celadon Gym Leader, Erika, is also the owner of the perfume shop, and refuses to battle Ash and has him kicked out of the gym. Misty and Brock do nothing and decide to attend Erika's class. Meanwhile, Team Rocket decides to help Ash get into the gym, and disguise him as a girl to get in. After acting like "her" parents, they run off and go after the secret perfume Erika has in the gym. Ash then gets into Erika's class, and takes off his disguise to reveal himself and demands Erika battle him.moreless
    • Showdown At Dark City
      Showdown At Dark City
      Season 1 - Episode 42
      10/29/98
      8.9
      The group arrives in Dark City, a seemingly dull town where they are attacked just because they are pokémon trainers. A restaurant owner tells them that the reason why people in the town hate pokémon trainers is because in Dark City there are two unofficial gyms that are trying to best each other so that they can be the official gym of the city. There battles are slowly destroying the town, so Ash, Misty, and Brock decide to help the townspeople stop the pointless fighting.moreless
    • That's Just Swellow
      That's Just Swellow
      Season 7 - Episode 40
      5/28/05
      8.9
      While walking through a mountainous and windy area, Ash and his friends notice a boy training his Swablu to carry rings. The boy, whose name is Shane, explains that he is practicing for the PokéRinger Tournament, a competition where Flying Pokémon have to grab a ring suspended in mid-air and get it back to the goal post before their opponents. Hearing that the registration for contestants is still open, Ash decides to enter with Taillow, while May enters with Beautifly. Also entering is James with Jessie's Dustox, since he trained to be a PokéRinger as a child and is determined to win without cheating. As the competition starts, Ash is dismayed when he is put into the same group as last year's champion Volt, an arrogant trainer who uses his Volbeat's electric attacks to win. However, when Taillow is able to win the first round, knocking Volt out, Ash becomes even more determined to win. Meanwhile, James manages to knock May and Beautifly out of the competition, and begins to think he has a chance too. Who will ultimately win the PokéRinger competition?moreless
    • Fly Me To The Moon
      Fly Me To The Moon
      Season 5 - Episode 2
      9/21/02
      8.9
      Ash and friends discover an island on which the Pidgey population-long protected by environmental regulation and free from predators-has grown to unusually stout proportions and virtually abandoned any desire for flight. There Ash and friends find one Pidgey, however, in which the desire to soar through the heavens burns more fiercely than even in Pidgey from beyond this island. Anxious to see this Pidgey achieve its dreams, the young trainers join with the Pidgey's trainer and follow the Pokémon in a jet-assisted hot air balloon, tracking its flight as the Pidgey climbs higher into the stratosphere.moreless
    • Control Freak!
      Control Freak!
      Season 4 - Episode 39
      3/30/02
      8.9
      On the way to Olivine City, Brock's Golbat begins to act strangely and flies to a archeological dig site. A girl named Tierra is there using ultrasonic waves to help dig up a special artifact, an ancient gold mask and scepter that once belonged to a queen. Together they have the power to control any Pokémon. Team Rocket hears this and plans to steal it.moreless
    • The Scheme Team
      The Scheme Team
      Season 8 - Episode 39
      4/8/06
      8.9
      With their journey in Hoenn over, Ash, May, Max and Brock head back to their hometowns. On his way home to Pallet Town, Ash passes through Viridian City and meets Scott, owner of the Battle Frontier. Then an old woman named Agatha arrives, and it turns out that she is the temporary Gym Leader of the city until a new one can be found. Scott suggests that they battle and both of them agree. Agatha wins and then Scott tells Ash about the Battle Frontier. Ash is not sure what to do, so he decides to continue his trip home, where a surprise is waiting for him.moreless
    • Rhapsody in Drew
      Rhapsody in Drew
      Season 8 - Episode 30
      2/25/06
      8.9
      The battle rounds of the Grand Festival are starting and May's first opponent is none other then Harley. Determined to beat him after what he did to her, she battles her hardest. Harley puts up a good fight, but May defeats him and advances. Later her next opponent is Anthony, the coordinator who Ash and the others helped previously. She once again pulls off a victory, and must now face her biggest challenge yet, Drew. Will May be able to defeat Drew and go onto win the Grand Festival?moreless
    • Don't Touch That 'Dile
      Don't Touch That 'Dile
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      10/14/00
      8.9
      Ash, Misty, and Brock are reunited once again on a brand new journey. They venture west of Pallet Town into the region of Johto, where new adventures and Pokémon await them at every turn. They arrive in New Bark Town where Ash registers for the Johto League. However, they soon become involved in a rescue mission when Team Rocket breaks into Professor Elm's lab, and steal a Totodile.moreless
    • The Stun Spore Detour
      The Stun Spore Detour
      Season 2 - Episode 29
      9/16/00
      8.9
      Ash and Pikachu stand at the edge of a rock by the water, all excited about the upcoming Orange League tournament battle, and then a huge wave from the sea looms over them and splashes down. Meanwhile, Tracey is studying a Vileplume and Ash is going to meet Tracey, but trips on a rock and tumbles into him. They both land inside the Vileplume and breathe in Stun Spore. Pikachu rushes to get help. Misty gets them to a cabin. She finds out that she needs to find some salveyo weed in order to cure Ash and Tracey. She sets out to find some, and with the help of a friendly Poliwag she finds some. However, James and Meowth are now trying to steal it from her so they can heal Jessie, who also is suffering from Stun Spore.moreless
    • Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snorunt
      1/14/06
      8.9
      Still heading for the town with the ferry to Sootopolis City, Ash and friends stop at a Pokémon Center to stay warm as a blizzard approaches. At the Center, a mischievous Snorunt steals all of Ash's Badges. Now, Ash must get his badges back from it, but he must also save Pikachu and Snorunt from Team Rocket.moreless
    • Going, Going, Yawn
      Going, Going, Yawn
      Season 7 - Episode 16
      11/20/04
      8.9
      Ash and Flannery begin their long-awaited Gym battle, with Ash beginning with Corphish and Flannery starting with her newly-evolved Magcargo. With Flannery desperate to prove herself as a worthy Gym Leader, Ash has to hope that his Pokémon are strong enough to defeat her.
    • The Winner By A Nosepass
      The Winner By A Nosepass
      Season 6 - Episode 16
      1/10/04
      8.9
      Ash is about to take on Roxanne, the leader of the Rustboro City Gym. He's going to need all the help he can get to take down her Rock-Type Pokémon. May, on the other hand, isn't really looking forward to the battle. She then announces that she's not going to compete in gym battles. She wants to become a Pokémon Coordinator and compete in contests instead. Ash and friends arrive at the Rustboro Gym and Ash is ready to battle. But will Pikachu's Iron Tail be enough to win him his first Hoenn League Badge?moreless
    • Lumiose City Pursuit!
      Season 17 - Episode 2
      10/19/13
      8.9

      Ash, Clemont, and Bonnie hurry to Professor Sycamore's lab in order to have him help heal Froakie who was injured in battle with Team Rocket. At the lab they discover that Froakie has left all of its trainers and returned to the lab every time. While Froakie heals, the Professor tells everyone about how he and his team are studying Mega Evolutions; a temporary evolutionary stage for certain Pokémon. Upon hearing this, Team Rocket enter the lab and take control of the Garchomp staying there. Garchomp becomes outraged and starts rampaging around Lumiose City. Ash, Clemont, and Bonnie decide to stop it. Meanwhile, Serena trains with her mom so she can learn to ride Rhyhorn.

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    • Tricks of the Trade
      Tricks of the Trade
      Season 3 - Episode 30
      3/24/01
      8.9
      Ash and friends arrive in a town where the Pokémon Swap Meet is being held. The event has many festivities, but the main one is where people trade their pokémon to other trainers. They meet a trainer named Benny who is trying to find someone to trade his Wobbuffet to. Ash, Misty, and Brock decide to help him find someone to trade to. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is using the event to trick trainers into giving them their pokémon. However, a run-in with the Magikarp Salesman leads to events that may change the outcome of Team Rocket's plans.moreless
    • Vanity Affair
      Vanity Affair
      Season 8 - Episode 9
      11/12/05
      8.9
      After his victory over Tate and Liza, and against a trainer before the boat to the next island arrives, Ash is feeling confident with his battle skills. While dining at a restaurant, Ash meets Drake, a member of the Hoenn Elite 4. Drake invites him to come back to his ship for a Pokémon battle, a chance that Ash can't refuse! Team Rocket also con their way onto the boat, hoping to steal some of Drake's powerful Pokémon.moreless
    • Its Still Rocket Roll to Me
      Its Still Rocket Roll to Me
      Season 8 - Episode 7
      10/29/05
      8.9
      Ash and friends have finally arrived at Mossdeep City. They head to the gym, but the Gym Leaders are gone. They are at the space center, so Ash goes to look for them. At the Space Center they are introduced to the Gym Leaders, Tate and Liza. The two of them show everyone around the Space Center and have a day of fun. However, Team Rocket is planning on stealing the Space Shuttle at the center, and when they get inside of it, they tie up Max and Tate and then begin the launch!moreless
    • Ash, Iris and Trip: Then There Were Three!
      12/15/12
      8.9

      The Junior Cup rages on with Ash and Iris going head to head. Ash sends out Krokorok while Iris chooses Dragonite. That battle begins with both sides giving everything they have and Dragonite working well with Iris. However, during the battle Krokorok evolves into Krookodile and lands a powerful hit causing Dragonite to go on a rampage. Taking advantage of this, Ash is able to win and progress onto the final round. The final match comes down to rivals Ash and Trip battling to see who will go onto battle Alder. Both are determined to win, but only one will prove victorious as the Junior Cup champion.

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    • The Song Of Jigglypuff
      The Song Of Jigglypuff
      Season 1 - Episode 45
      2/20/99
      8.9
      Ash and friends arrive in Neon Town, a flashy town where the people are very cranky ad get little to no sleep. They decide to leave the town. In the forest they come across a wild Jigglypuff. Misty decides to capture it, but the pokémon is not feeling good, so she decides not to. They help the Jigglypuff to heal its throat, and then she sings to them, forcing them to fall asleep. After they wake up, they decide to have Jigglypuff sing to Neon Town, but Team Rocket may have other plans for the little pink pokémon, and a new motto to boot.moreless
    • Smells Like Team Spirit!
      Season 10 - Episode 51
      2/1/08
      8.9
      Following Paul releasing Chimchar, Ash offers it to join his team. Delighted, Chimchar joins Ash. The next day the final rounds of the Tag Battle Tournament begin. Dawn and Conway beat their opponents, while Brock and Holly go up against Ash and Paul. Paul refuses to work properly with Ash and quickly ends the battle, even at the risk of knocking Ash's Staravia out. The final round then begins, with Ash choosing to use his new Chimchar. Despite their lack of cooperation, Ash and Paul manage to barely work together in the battle between Dawn and Conway. With Chimchar under a new trainer, and Ash facing a team that has the advantage, who will win the tournament?moreless
    • The Grass Route
      The Grass Route
      Season 4 - Episode 21
      11/3/01
      8.9
      On the way to Ecruteak, Ash and friends are caught by the sight of a Skiploom racing by. They follow it, and encounter its trainer, Ephram. He and his Skiploom are training for the upcoming annual Grass-Type tournament, a contest for Grass Pokémon only. Confident he can win any "local" tournament, Ash decides he and Bulbasaur will enter as well. Ephram and his Skiploom train hard as the tournament quickly approaches. However, Ash doesn't think it is necessary for someone of his Pokémon prowess to prepare. The next day the tournament starts, and with two mystery trainers in the competition, who will emerge victorious?moreless
    • A Chansey Operation
      A Chansey Operation
      Season 1 - Episode 47
      3/6/99
      8.9
      On the way to the next town, Ash, Misty, and Brock stop in a park to have a lunch. Pikachu is in a nearby tree looking for apples to eat. The little pokémon then decides to swallow an apple whole, which results in it passing out. With the nearest pokémon center being far away, they decide to take Pikachu to a human hospital, where "charming" Doctor Proctor reluctantly removes the apple. Then the phone rings. Nurse Joy warns them about a truck hauling pokémon that overturned, injuring dozens of pokémon. Her center can not care for all of them, so she is sending some over to his hospital. Ash, Misty, and Brock agree to help. When the pokémon arrive, it is revealed that Team Rocket was hauling them, and they also agree to help. However, once the doctor is accidentally knocked out from some medicine and the pokémon are resting, Team Rocket decides to take them all back for themselves.moreless
    • Manectric Charge
      Manectric Charge
      Season 7 - Episode 19
      12/4/04
      8.9
      Having reached Mauville City, Ash and friends decide to visit Wattson at his Gym. However, when neither he or his assistant are there, the group go exploring and come across a carnival run by Team Rocket. Just as Team Rocket succeed in stealing their Pokémon, Wattson appears and uses Electrike to blast them off, which causes the Pokémon to evolve into Manectric. With them out of the way, Ash challenges Wattson to a battle against his newly-captured Torkoal, while Watt challenges May to a battle. Both of them accept and head to the gym for the battles.moreless
    • The Bicker The Better
      The Bicker The Better
      Season 7 - Episode 32
      4/2/05
      8.9
      After starting the long journey to Fortree City, Ash and May are challenged to a Tag Battle, which involves two trainers against another two and each trainer using one of their Pokémon. The match is Corphish & Skitty vs. Nidoking & Nidoqueen. However the match doesn't go well, with Corphish and Skitty attacking each other rather than their opponents, leading Ash and May to have a huge fight. They get a chance to settle their rivalry when they encounter Team Rocket, who are also arguing after losing to the same couple. Soon, the match is Ash & James vs. May & Jessie, with both teams determined to win.moreless
    • Hour of the Houndour
      Hour of the Houndour
      Season 3 - Episode 34
      4/14/01
      8.9
      A group of wild Houndour is stealing stuff from people in town and terrorizing people in the forest, and people are becoming scared of them. But when one of them is attacked by a wild Golem, Ash and friends befriend them and make the long trek back to town to help the poor Houndour.moreless
    • Win, Lose or Drew!
      Win, Lose or Drew!
      Season 6 - Episode 35
      5/29/04
      8.9
      It is finally the day of the Slateport City Pokémon Contest. It will be May's first Pokémon Contest and she is both nervous and excited. Also competing in the contest is Drew, the arrogant boy May meet the other day. As May appears on stage to do her appeal, she trips, but manages to recover quickly. Although she does not get as high of score as she would have liked, she makes it past the appeals. However, her opponent in the first round of battles is none other then Drew. Will she be able to beat him and win her first contest?moreless
    • Plant it Now... Diglett Later
      Plant it Now... Diglett Later
      Season 5 - Episode 9
      11/9/02
      8.9
      A village of kind, elderly people prepares a great meal for Ash and friends, and in return requests that the Pokémon Trainers assist them in defending their village against a gang of marauders that invades the village every year and attempts to rustle their sizable herd of Diglett.
    • Claydol Big and Tall
      Claydol Big and Tall
      Season 8 - Episode 12
      12/3/05
      8.9
      Beginning their journey across Izabe Island, Ash and friends run into an old man who tells them a legend of an ancient destructive power that once destroyed the island, and is now sealed in a stone Pokéball in the lake. When Team Rocket hears the legend, they unleash the Claydol that was in the Pokéball and Claydol begins rampaging. Now Team Rocket must help Ash and friends stop the giant Claydol from reaching the nearby town and destroying it.moreless
    • Pokémon Paparazzi
      Pokémon Paparazzi
      Season 1 - Episode 55
      4/17/99
      8.9
      As Ash and the group continue on their way, they notice a boy trying to take a picture of Pikachu. The boy, whose name is Todd, invites them to his place for pancakes and he tries to get a picture of Pikachu. However, Team Rocket has hired him because he says he can "capture" any pokémon. However, he means capture them on film. Later on Team Rocket finds out about this and they decide to get revenge and capture Pikachu themselves, and get rid of Todd.moreless
    • Showdown at Linoone
      Showdown at Linoone
      Season 8 - Episode 20
      2/4/06
      8.9
      While waiting to eat lunch in the woods, a Linoone comes by and steals two of May's Pokéballs! They find out that the Linoone belongs to a boy named Kimmy. Kimmy tells them that Linoone has been acting strange lately and hiding things. Ash and friends decide to help him figure out what is going on with Linoone. However, Team Rocket want Linoone for themselves.moreless
    • The Perfect Match!
      The Perfect Match!
      Season 5 - Episode 8
      11/2/02
      8.9
      Ash and Misty each emerge victorious from arduous bouts only to be paired against one another in the next round. As these two square off, Team Rocket plots to steal the tournament's prize using reverse psychology: they leave an anonymous tip with the local police force that the prize is in danger. This tip, Jessie reasons, will lead to heightened security, which will in turn lead to overconfidence and carelessness, effectually making it easier for Jessie and James to sneak in and claim their prize. With Ash already in strong position, Misty accidentally deploys Psyduck to face his Kingler. In a surprise turn, however, Psyduck launches a Confusion attack that wins the match for Misty. Ash takes his place in the stands and cheers for Misty as she begins her next round, but will she be able to win her battle and advance to the finals? Meanwhile Team Rocket watches in shock as-contrary to Jessie's plan-not only is the police presence at the event fortified, but the police show no sign of growing overconfident.moreless
    • A Parent Trapped!
      A Parent Trapped!
      Season 5 - Episode 12
      11/30/02
      8.9
      With the young Lugia in the possession of Butch and Cassidy, Ash and friends set about rescuing it while protecting its parent from itself. The parent Lugia fights desperately to free its child, playing right into Team Rocket's hands. Will Ash and friends be able to save the two Lugia?
    • Entei at Your Own Risk
      Entei at Your Own Risk
      Season 5 - Episode 49
      8/16/03
      8.9
      On their way to Mount Silver, Ash and friends find a hot spring and decide to soak in it. However, they end up setting off an alarm and a boy named Nelson comes running. After finding out it was a false alarm, he tells them that he is searching for the Legendary Pokémon Entei. He leaves to go continue searching. Team Rocket in disguise come along and pretend to sell smoothies. They trick Ash and his pokémon to getting into the back of the truck. They then close the doors and drive off. He manages to escape, but Team Rocket eventually returns to finish what they started and they attack the hot springs.moreless
    • The Ghost of Maiden's Peak
      The Ghost of Maiden's Peak
      Season 1 - Episode 20
      10/2/98
      8.9
      Ash, Misty, and Brock arrive in the port city of Maiden's Peak. They join in the summer festival where they learn the Legend of the Maiden. Brock decides to visit Maiden's Rock to look at the Maiden while Team Rocket decides to camp outside the shrine so they can steal the paintings inside. That night Brock doesn't return to the pokémon center and James goes missing. In the morning everyone heads to the temple to find them.moreless
    • Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Team Go-Getters Out of the Gate!
      9/8/06
      8.9
      A boy wakes up to find that he's been turned into a Squirtle and can now understand the Pokémon Language. He learns that disasters have been happening lately and rescue teams have been formed. He joins his friends Charmander and Chikorita on Team Go-Getters. They get an assignment where they must go to the Sinister Cave to find the older brother of a Pichu. However, they have rivals on the mission – Team Meanie, a team of mean Pokémon Ekans, Medicham, and Gengar. Will they be able to rescue Pikachu and beat Team Meanies?moreless
    • Giratina and the Sky Warrior
      Giratina and the Sky Warrior
      Season 11 - Episode Movie 11
      2/13/09
      8.9
      Due to the disastrous battle between Dialga and Palkia in Alamos Town, the Reverse World, where the legendary Giratina lives, has become more corrupted than usual. Dark and ominous clouds have appeared which enrages Giratina. As a form of revenge, Giratina tries to lure Dialga into its world. Meanwhile, the small, but legendary Shaymin appears before Ash and friends and guides them to the flower paradise of Gracidea, but what is its intention? There's also the villain Zero on the loose who wants to control Giratina and use it for his evil plan.moreless
    • A Way Off Day Off
      A Way Off Day Off
      Season 2 - Episode 17
      4/8/00
      8.9
      Ash and friends arrive on a small island hoping to get some rest and relaxation. However, things don't turn out so good when Charizard and Scyther begin to fight, and Team Rocket is once again planning on capturing all their pokémon.
    • One Trick Phony!
      One Trick Phony!
      Season 5 - Episode 39
      5/17/03
      8.9
      Ash is pumped for his upcoming Blackthorn City Gym Battle. A trainer he just battled suggests that he visits the Battle Park if he wants to train. Ash, Misty, and Brock head over to the battle park, but what they don't know is that Team Rocket are working there, and are using it as a scheme to use the park's pokémon to capture Pikachu.moreless
    • Stopping the Rage of Legends! (2)
      Stopping the Rage of Legends! (2)
      Season 15 - Episode 12
      5/5/12
      8.9

      Ash and friends have succeeded in summoning Landorus.Team Rocket alert Dr. Zager of this and he begins his journey to the island. Despite the legend saying Landorus is key to the battle being stopped, Landorus begins to become overwhelmed by the combined forces of Tornadus and Thundurus. Before Ash and friends can figure out what to do, Dr. Zager arrives and captures the Kami trio. Everyone must now figure out how to save the trio and restore Milos Island.

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    • The Joy Of Pokémon
      The Joy Of Pokémon
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      3/4/00
      8.9
      Ash and friends continue their journey through the Orange Islands. The come across a very athletic Nurse Joy who travels to nearby islands and helps Pokémon, and decide to follow her as she makes her rounds. Then, a huge storm hits while Nurse Joy is heading to another island, and Ash, Misty, and Tracey decide that they must help her stay safe in the storm and still help all the sick baby Seel.moreless
    • Hoenn Alone!
      Hoenn Alone!
      Season 5 - Episode 64
      10/25/03
      8.9
      Ash has left all of his Pokémon behind in Pallet Town except Pikachu and boarded a ship bound for Littleroot Town in Hoenn. Unfortunately, Team Rocket is on board as well, and they're cooking up a scheme to catch Pikachu once and for all. They nab Pikachu and hop off the boat just as it pulls into a port. Their plan quickly goes awry, and Meowth and Pikachu end up separated in a bad neighborhood. While Meowth and Pikachu team up to chase off a gang of territorial Haunter, Ash teams up with Officer Jenny to rescue Pikachu before the boat leaves.moreless
    • Power Play
      Power Play
      Season 4 - Episode 14
      10/20/01
      8.9
      Ash and friends run into Gary and his newly evolved Umbreon in a forest clearing. Ash challenges Gary to a battle, but all of his pokémon are not paying attention and Gary walks off. Meanwhile, Team Rocket take over a Power Plant and cause a blackout, and Ash must team up with Gary in order to restore the power to the nearby town.moreless
    • A Hole Lotta Trouble
      A Hole Lotta Trouble
      Season 6 - Episode 22
      2/14/04
      8.9
      Team Rocket's newest scheme involves yet another hole. However, what they don't realize is that the hole is right above Granite Cave. When the hole collapses, they, along with Ash, May, Max, and Brock wind up lot in the underground maze that is Granite Cave. With a bunch of Aron running around underground and everyone separated, will they be able to make it out safely?moreless
    • Lessons in Lilycove
      Lessons in Lilycove
      Season 7 - Episode 51
      9/10/05
      8.9
      The Lilycove Pokémon Contest has begun. With her defeat in Rubello Town behind her, May is looking forward to proving that she has improved and can win the contest. However, Jessie and James' Chimecho, and Kelly and her Grumpig also have their minds set on victory and it is going to be an all out battle to see who wins the Lilycove Ribbon.moreless
    • All That Glitters!
      All That Glitters!
      Season 4 - Episode 27
      12/15/01
      8.9
      When a flock of Murkrow steal Ash's badges and James' prized bottle cap collection, it becomes a race to get to the Murkrow first and reclaim their prized possessions.
    • The School of Hard Knocks
      The School of Hard Knocks
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      9/18/98
      8.9
      Our three heroes have lost their way in the depths of a dense wood, shrouded in thick, white mist. Momentarily giving up, they decide to break for a brief rest. As Ash wanders deeper into the wood, searching for firewood, he happens across a young boy being bullied by five classmates gathered around him. Eavesdropping on their conversation, Ash learns that the boys are attending a preparatory school for Pokémon trainers. Graduates from the school are automatically qualified to participate in the Pokémon League without undergoing any actual test of skill. Ash, Misty, and Brock head to the school and don't agree with some of their ideas of training, something their "leader" doesn't take well.moreless
    • Wherefore Art Thou, Pokémon?
      Wherefore Art Thou, Pokémon?
      Season 2 - Episode 19
      4/22/00
      8.9
      Our heroes are on their way to Trovita Island when they come across two Pokémon trainers who seemingly hate each other, even though their two Pokémon are in love. Tony has a male Nidoran and Emily has a female Nidoran and all that the two Pokémon want is to be together. Misty then takes it upon herself to get these two Pokémon together.moreless
    • The Keystone Pops!
      Season 11 - Episode 4
      5/10/08
      8.9
      On the way to Solaceon Town, Ash and Dawn are doing some late night training with their new Buizel and Aipom. During the battle, Buizel accidentally destroys a nearby stone tower, and unleashes the pokémon Spiritomb. Spiritomb attacks them before flying away. The next morning Ash and the others arrive in a nearby village that was attacked by Spiritomb. They meet an old woman who tells them the tale of Spiritomb. After realizing the trouble they have caused, Ash, Dawn, and Brock decide to help seal Spiritomb away. Meanwhile Team Rocket disguise them selves as psychics in order to capture both Pikachu and Spiritomb.moreless
    • Now That's Flower Power
      Now That's Flower Power
      Season 6 - Episode 33
      5/22/04
      8.9
      As May prepares for the upcoming Pokémon Contest, she meets an arrogant coordinator named Drew. Drew insults her performance which makes May mad. She decides to get back to training and has a practice battle with Ash. During the battle a retired Coordinator passes by and compliments her on her battling skills. On hearing that she is preparing for her first Contest, he invites her and her friends to listen to some advice he has, which doesn't turn out to be much. He tells them that he is preparing for a fireworks display that night. When he goes to show them the fireworks May's Torchic comes out of his shed with a black mouth. It has eaten all of Mr. Big's Bluk Berries that he needs for the fireworks. May agrees to repay him by going and finding more. However, when she finally finds some they wind up in the hands of Drew, who says he will give them back if May can beat him in a battle.moreless
    • Machoke, Machoke Man!
      Machoke, Machoke Man!
      Season 4 - Episode 52
      9/7/02
      8.9
      Ash, Misty, Brock and Janina sail toward Cianwood City. They go to the store to get Ampharos' medicine. After say goodbye to Janina, they walk towards the Cianwood Gym. They stop when they see a man battling a Machoke on the beach. It turns out that he is Chuck, the Cianwood Gym Leader. He accepts Ash's request for a battle and they head to the gym. Will Ash be able to win his fifth Johto Badge?moreless
    • Unfair-Weather Friends
      Unfair-Weather Friends
      Season 7 - Episode 43
      6/18/05
      8.9
      Nearing Fortree City, Ash and friends are caught in a sudden snowstorm. When the storm disappears as suddenly as it came, the group discover that it was the work of a Castform, a Unique Pokemon which has the ability to change it's type and form along with the weather. This Castform belongs to the local Weather Research Institute, where the resident scientists study weather conditions. However their tour around the complex is interrupted when Team Aqua attacks the Institute attempting to get a hold of data that they hope will lead them to the location of the legendary Pokémon that Team Aqua have been hoping for and it's up to Ash and friends to stop the data from falling into such dangerous hands.moreless
    • There's a New Gym Leader in Town!
      There's a New Gym Leader in Town!
      Season 16 - Episode 14
      5/4/13
      8.9

      Ash and friends arrive in Aspertia City where they learn that a new Pokémon Gym has just recently opened up. Upon arriving at the Gym they also discover that it is a trainer's school and they tour the school to see hat the young students are learning. Later on, Ash challenges the Gym Leader, Cheren, to an unofficial Gym Battle.

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    • The Lost Lapras
      The Lost Lapras
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      1/22/00
      8.9
      After picking up the "GS Ball" from Professor Ivy, Brock decided to stay on the island so Ash and Misty head back home by blimp. Unfortunately, our duo gets double-crossed by Team Rocket once again, and then Jigglypuff puts the whole crew to sleep. The blimp crashes on sunny Tangelo Island. Ash and Misty then wonder along the beach and find some kids picking on a beached baby Lapras. They chase them away and get a hold of Nurse Joy to come save it. At the center they meet Tracey, and Ash learns of the Orange League, and wants to compete. Professor Oak agrees to wait for the GS Ball so that Ash can compete. Meanwhile, Team Rocket want to steal the Lapras while it is defenseless.moreless
    • Tears for Fears
      Season 11 - Episode 1
      4/12/08
      8.9
      On the way to Veilstone City, Ash and the others stop to have lunch. When Ash, Dawn, and Brock let all their pokémon out, Chimchar is shocked to see a happy environment, which is different from the one it had with Paul. Meanwhile, a group of Zangoose are lured to Team Rocket's Seviper, which results in Team Rocket blasting off. Meowth is separated from Jessie and James, and has a midnight meeting with Chimchar about life. The next day, Team Rocket attacks and captures all of the pokémon except for Ash's Chimchar. The Zangoose also return, and now it is up to Chimchar to put its fear behind it and fight the Zangoose.moreless
    • Just One of The Geysers
      Just One of The Geysers
      Season 6 - Episode 31
      5/15/04
      8.9
      Ash's long-awaited rematch with Brawly of the Dewford Gym finally arrives. For the location, Brawly selects a secret sparring area he has hidden on a nearby island. Above and beyond this gym leader's ability and powerful Pokemon, the battlefield itself presents many unique challenges, most notably a huge geyser that erupts into the air without warning. Will Ash's training be enough to defeat the Gym Leader that beat him so easily before?moreless
    • Abandon Ship!
      Abandon Ship!
      Season 6 - Episode 32
      5/15/04
      8.9
      Ash and friends foil a Team Rocket kidnapping scheme on the high seas, but are then left high and dry themselves when Team Rocket's boat breaks down. Drifting with the tide, they eventually come to rest against an abandoned ship. On board, they meet one of the ship's original passengers, who has returned to search for the Marshtomp he was separated from when the ship first ran aground. Tommy says that if they help him he will give them a ride to Slateport City. However, things on the ship are not what they seem when everyone begins to go missing one at a time.moreless
    • Like a Meowth to a Flame
      Like a Meowth to a Flame
      Season 8 - Episode 32
      3/4/06
      8.9
      Ash and friends arrive in Ever Grande City, the location of the Hoenn League. They meet Tyson and his Meowth, who will also be competing in the Hoenn League. Things get off to a crazy start when Team Rocket steal the flame used for the competition. Now Ash and his new friend Tyson must retrieve the flame so that the Hoenn League can start.moreless
    • Illusion Confusion
      Illusion Confusion
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      11/4/00
      8.8
      Continuing their way to Violet City, Ash and friends have become lost in a forest. The forest seems to be haunted as the trees begin to move and faces appear on them. They try to run, but trees appear everywhere. Then a Hoothoot appears and uses Foresight to clear up the illusions. Gary appears and taunts Ash about going through the forest without a Hoothoot. Ash, Misty, and Brock go to rent a Hoothoot, and get stuck with one that is scared, can't use Foresight, and does not listen to Ash (but loves Misty). A series of crazy adventures ensues as they try to make it through the forest.moreless
    • Gettin' The Bugs Out
      Gettin' The Bugs Out
      Season 3 - Episode 28
      3/17/01
      8.8
      Ash and friends have delivered the GS Ball safely to Kurt and are heading to the Azalea Town Gym for the next badge. Misty thinks Ash will have a tough time without Charizard but Ash is confident that Cyndaquil has the firepower he needs. They arrive at the gym are are surprised to find out that it is a forest inside of a dome. The Gym Leader, Bugsy, appears and accepts Ash's battle. Bugsy specializes in Bug-Types, and quickly proves that Ash will need to think quickly if he is to earn his Second Badge.moreless
    • Chikorita's Big Upset
      Chikorita's Big Upset
      Season 3 - Episode 20
      1/20/01
      8.8
      During a tough Pokémon Battle, Ash tries to call back Chikorita in order to use Pikachu, but Chikorita refuses to go back. Ash continues to try, but eventually the boy has to leave. At the Pokémon Center, Professor Oak and Nurse Joy tell Ash that Chikorita is probably jealous of Pikachu. That night Chikorita sneaks out of the Pokémon Center and Pikachu follows, but what will happen to the two?moreless
    • Numero Uno Articuno
      Numero Uno Articuno
      Season 8 - Episode 42
      4/22/06
      8.8
      During the night, Ash and the others encounter the legendary Articuno. The next day Scott takes them to the Battle Factory for Ash's first Battle Frontier battle. Ash meets with Noland, the Frontier Brain and learns that Articuno is his friend. Then, Team Rocket attacks in hopes of catching Articuno.
    • Watt's With Wattson?
      Watt's With Wattson?
      Season 6 - Episode 40
      9/4/04
      8.8
      Ash's third Gym battle with the electric master Wattson is full of surprises when, after an encounter with a robotic Raikou, Pikachu wins the match alone with super-charged Thunderbolts. However Ash's joy at receiving the badge disappears when Pikachu turns ill, and a depressed Wattson leaves Mauville City convinced he is a weak Gym Leader.moreless
    • Just Add Water
      Just Add Water
      Season 5 - Episode 46
      7/12/03
      8.8
      On the way back to New Bark Town, Ash and friends see a poster advertising a Water Gym down the shore. They decide to visit it, and meet the leader, Dorian. When Misty and Dorian have a disagreement about who is the strongest of Misty and her sisters, Misty challenges him to a battle. Ash also challenges him to a battle and he agrees to battle both. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is planning on capturing all of Dorian's Pokémon.moreless
    • Crazy as a Lunatone
      Crazy as a Lunatone
      Season 7 - Episode 47
      8/20/05
      8.8
      A meteor falls from the sky the and lands on Earth. Ken and Mary of the Pokémon Mystery Club notice and go out to check the meteor. They build a machine and blast the meteor with a missile in order to get samples. The meteor starts to glow and a Lunatone comes out of it. They try to catch the Lunatone, but it stuns them with its Psychic powers and escapes to a town nearby. Meanwhile, Ash and friends have arrived in the same town Lunatone went to and notice something is wrong with Nurse Joy and the townspeople and decide to find out what it going on. Meanwhile, Team Rocket heard about the meteor and are thinking about getting the meteorite and giving it to Giovanni.moreless
    • Pokémon Emergency!
      Pokémon Emergency!
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      9/9/98
      8.8
      Finally arriving in Viridian City, Ash is cornered by Officer Jenny who asks why he is carrying Pikachu instead of having it in a Pokéball. He explains that Pikachu doesn't like Pokéballs and shows her his Pokédex proving that he is one of the Pallet Town Trainers. Jenny takes Ash to the Pokémon Center where Nurse Joy begins treatment on the injured Pikachu. Before Pikachu's treatment finishes, however, the Center is attacked by two members of Team Rocket.moreless
    • All Fired Up!
      All Fired Up!
      Season 1 - Episode 76
      10/23/99
      8.8
      Ash has made it to the Pokémon League. A man is carrying the torch up towards the League, where it will burn throughout the entire event. Ash steps in and asks if he can carry the torch. Although Officer Jenny would not let him, the president of the Pokémon League decides to let him try. He does not get far until Team Rocket appears and tries to steal the torch, and they manage to get away with it. Thankfully, Mr. Goodshow has a spare flame and they continue on their way to the stadium and eventually make it. However, Team Rocket's stolen flame burns out and they decide to crash the opening ceremony and steal the flame!moreless
    • A Shroomish Skirmish
      A Shroomish Skirmish
      Season 7 - Episode 42
      6/11/05
      8.8
      While having a picnic in one of Hoenn's many forests, Ash's Corphish and May's Torchic get into a huge fight when Corphish, having eaten its own food, decides to take Torchic's food for itself. Team Rocket spot an easy opportunity for food when they see a bunch of Shroomish carrying apples. When they attempt to steal the apples, a group of the Shroomish suddenly evolve into Breloom and chase Jessie, James and Meowth into Ash's camp, where the Grass-Type Pokémon send everyone blasting off. Upon landing, the group have been separated into five smaller groups containing Ash, Brock, Pikachu and Swellow in one, Jessie and James in another, May and Mudkip in the third, Max and Meowth in the fourth and Corphish and Torchic (who are still angry with each other) in the last. It's up to the groups to find each other before the angry Breloom do!moreless
    • A Meditite Fight
      A Meditite Fight
      Season 6 - Episode 30
      5/8/04
      8.8
      While taking a break for lunch, a girl named Shauna appears and demands a battle with Ash, saying that she has trained under Brawly. Seeing this as good practice, Ash agrees to after lunch. They begin their battle, but are soon interrupted when Brawly appears and says they must seek shelter immediately as a huge storm is on its way. They quickly pack up and head for shelter, but will they make it in time?moreless
    • Drayden Versus Iris: Past, Present, and Future!
      2/23/13
      8.8

      Ash and friends arrive in Opelucid City where Iris is set to battle Drayden. She quickly becomes overwhelmed with this thought and runs to a nearby tower and climbs all the way to the top, causing panic to the people below. When Iris cools down and comes down to the ground, the group run into a lady named Martha who used to be Iris's dorm adviser when she attended Opelucid Academy. Martha gives everyone a brief tour and lunch at the academy before bringing everyone to meet Drayden. Iris is finally feeling confident enough to take on Drayden. The first round of the match ends up being Haxorus vs. Excadrill, the same battle that Iris and Drayden had many years ago. Although now Iris is sure the battle will be different, but Drayden still has some tricks up his sleeve.

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    • Jostling for the Junior Cup!
      Jostling for the Junior Cup!
      Season 15 - Episode 42
      12/1/12
      8.8

      The Pokémon World Tournament Junior Cup Championship is about to begin. 16 trainers are ready to compete for a chance to battle Alder, champion of the Unova region. However, before the actual tournament gets underway, Cynthia and Caitlin of the Unova Elite Four have an exhibition match. The battle between Garchomp and Gothitelle shows a dazzling array of moves proving Cynthia and Caitlin to be powerful trainers. As the match concludes after the time limit, the tournament begins with match ups of Trip vs. Burgundy and Iris vs. Georgia.

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    • Haunter Versus Kadabra
      Haunter Versus Kadabra
      Season 1 - Episode 24
      10/8/98
      8.8
      After befriending Haunter in Lavender Town, Ash, Misty, and Brock return to Saffron City for his rematch with Sabrina. When they head to the gym, Haunter disappears and Ash tries to run away. Sabrina locks down the gym and turns Misty and Brock into dolls. Then the man that had helped them before returns to save Ash and his pokémon by teleporting them outside. He tell Ash about Sabrina's life, and how her personality is split in two. After Sabrina first developed her psychic powers, her childish side disappeared and turned into the doll she now holds. Now Ash must somehow defeat Sabrina, with or without Haunter. Meanwhile, the doll versions of Brock and Misty have a run in with Sabrina's mom!moreless
    • The Mystery is History
      The Mystery is History
      Season 5 - Episode 11
      11/23/02
      8.8
      After passing through and underground tunnel to Ogi Isle, Ash and friends run into their old friend Richie! He is exploring the island trying to find the mysterious pokémon that is said to live around there. They meet a boy named Oliver who just happens to be playing with that pokémon, a baby Lugia! Meanwhile, Professor Namba of Team Rocket is also operating in the area and they as well are searching for Lugia.moreless
    • As Clear as Crystal
      As Clear as Crystal
      Season 5 - Episode 33
      4/12/03
      8.8
      When Pikachu is left exhausted in battle, the gang meets a trainer who guides them to a secret, yet legendary lake that somehow serves to restore energy to the Electric Pokémon that swim in it. When they learn that the lake is "powered" by a large crystal, Team Rocket attacks in order to get the crystal. Ash, Misty, Brock, and Krystal must now save the crystal before anything bad happens.moreless
    • Go Go Ludicolo!
      Go Go Ludicolo!
      Season 7 - Episode 27
      2/26/05
      8.8
      Ash and friends decide to settle down for a lunch break, and Ash takes the opportunity to introduce his newly-evolved Grovyle to his other Pokémon. Taillow and Torkoal are happy to have Grovyle on the team. Corphish becomes worried that Ash will now favor Grovyle over the others given it's higher stage, especially when Grovyle manages to get fruit off a tree easily and fend off a Team Rocket attack. A Ludicolo and it's bongo-playing trainer, appear and challenge Ash to a match. Ash decides that since Corphish looks desperate for a battle, he should let it. However things don't go well and Corphish is easily beaten, which makes it feel worse and causes it runs off. While walking through the forest, Corphish finds the Ludicolo and it's trainer, but when Team Rocket attempt to capture the two, it's up to Corphish to save the day!moreless
    • The Pokémon Water War
      The Pokémon Water War
      Season 2 - Episode 25
      8/26/00
      8.8
      Ash and friends arrive on an island to get something to eat, but those plans are interrupted by a warehouse fire. They try to help, but it's not enough. All of a sudden a group of Wartortle appear and put the fire out. Their trainer, Captain Aidan uses Squirtle, Wartortle, and Blastoise for fighting fires. Wanting to prove itself as strong as its evolution, Squirtle begins to train with Captain Aidan. Meanwhile, Team Rocket wants to capture all the firefighter teams for themselves.moreless
    • 11/8/08
      8.8
      J has managed to capture Riolu and delivers it to her client. Ash is reunited with his old Ranger friend Solana, and alongside Kellyn they head out to save Riolu.
    • Current Events
      Current Events
      Season 4 - Episode 42
      4/27/02
      8.8
      Ash and friends stop for a rest near a Power Plant. While on a walk, Ash and Chikorita encounter Jigglypuff. They run inside to avoid it, but now they are stuck inside. To make matters worse, they plant is guarded by tons of Electric Pokémon, and Team Rocket is also inside the building. Will they be able to get out?moreless
    • Throwing in the Noctowl
      Throwing in the Noctowl
      Season 5 - Episode 14
      12/14/02
      8.8
      Ash and friends have missed the ferry back to Olivine City. An old fisherman tells them that there is a plane service that can get them to Olivine that day. The fisherman turns out to be the one running the plane and they take off for Olivine. Several problems arise along the course of the trip including Team Rocket, Jigglypuff, and broken plane parts.moreless
    • Grass Hysteria!
      Grass Hysteria!
      Season 7 - Episode 33
      4/9/05
      8.8
      While walking through a dark forest, a Skarmory attacks Ash, May, Max, and Brock. When Skitty pops out it's Pokéball, May rushes to save it and ends up being carried off by the Steel Bird Pokemon, carrying her over a huge fence and dropping her off in a grassy area. While there, May encounters a Bulbasaur and becomes friends with it, but is soon attacked by other Grass Pokemon whom are extremely distrustful of humans. Meanwhile Ash, Brock and Max plead to the Forest's protectors to allow them entry to rescue May, and when they are not allowed in, the three decide to sneak in and save their friend.moreless
    • Absol-ute Disaster
      Absol-ute Disaster
      Season 8 - Episode 15
      1/7/06
      8.8
      Ash and friends arrive in a town where the people hate Absol. They blame the Absol for all of the troubles that have plagued their small town. Ash and friends decide to help a kid named Nicky find his missing brother Gordon, who went to solve the mystery of the Absol appearing, as well as try to solve the mystery of the Absol themselves.moreless
    • Choose It or Lose It!
      Choose It or Lose It!
      Season 8 - Episode 37
      3/25/06
      8.8
      Ash's battle with Morrison isn't turning out like he hoped. Morrison does not want to battle Ash, and quickly loses another Pokémon. Wanting to have a great battle with his friend, Ash tells Morrison to buck up and fight fairly. Morrison starts battling at full power, and it turns out to be more then Ash expected. Who will win and go on to the next round?moreless
    • Hatching A Plan
      Hatching A Plan
      Season 5 - Episode 21
      1/18/03
      8.8
      Ash's egg hatches into a baby Phanpy. Team Rocket attacks, Pikachu's electric attack accidentally hits Phanpy, scaring the pokémon and causing it to run away. Ash goes to search for Phanpy, and the young pokémon eventually winds up with Team Rocket. They then decide to get it on their side by deception, but will it work, and will Ash find Phanpy?moreless
    • Iris and the Rogue Dragonite!
      Iris and the Rogue Dragonite!
      Season 15 - Episode 41
      11/24/12
      8.8

      During the middle of the night in a forest near Undella Town, a wild Dragonite and wild Hydreigon battle in the skies. Hydreigon injures Dragonite, allowing it to escape. The injured Dragonite tries to fly away, but ends up crashing into a power plant. When the security at the plant confront it, it begins to attack and heads farther into the facility. The power going out attracts the attention of Ash and his friends and upon learning what has happened, Iris is determined to find Dragonite and prove to the police that Dragonite is a kind Pokémon. Meanwhile, Officer Jenny is creating a special task force to drive Dragonite out of the power plant.

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    • Mystery At The Lighthouse
      Mystery At The Lighthouse
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      9/24/98
      8.8
      On the way to Vermilion City, Misty and Brock criticize Ash as he has not truly won his two badges and he isn't take the time to try and capture pokémon. Angered at this, he rushes through the forest and winds up on a beach where he finds a Krabby. He catches the Krabby and its pokéball disappears. Worried about it, Misty explains that trainers can only have six pokémon with them at one time. Still wanting to check on it, they head to a nearby lighthouse where the find the pokémon expert Bill trapped in a Kabuto costume. After freeing him, he tells them a little about the history of pokémon, as well as the mysterious pokémon he thinks will show up to his lighthouse one day. All of a sudden they hear a loud noise, and they head outside. A giant shadowed pokémon starts approaching the lighthouse. However, Team Rocket threatens Bill's perfect chance.moreless
    • The Pi-Kahuna
      The Pi-Kahuna
      Season 1 - Episode 69
      10/2/99
      8.8
      While jogging on Seafoam Island, Ash becomes blinded and accidentally causes a traffic mess. Officer Jenny comes along and clears it, and tells everyone about the high tourist traffic is due to the huge tidal wave that is due to hit the island soon "Humunga Dunga". Ash and friends go surfing, and while surfing Ash's foot cramps up and he starts to pass out. He is saved by a man named Victor and his Pikachu "Puka". Ash thanks hims and Victor tells everyone how everyone who rides Humunga Dunga tries to place a flag on the giant rock that sits off shore, as well as the story about his hero, Jan, who is the only one to ride the wave to the top of the rock and place a flag on it. Victor dreams of also doing this. Team Rocket then shows up and steals the two Pikachu's and try to retreat to sea. now they must get they Pikachu's back, as well as get ready for the big wave that is approaching.moreless
    • 11/1/08
      8.8
      On the way to the next town, Ash and friends encounter a Pokémon Ranger named Kellyn who is working undercover to protect a Riolu that can use Aura before it evolves from Pokémon Hunter J. Soon J returns, and she is not happy about seeing Ash again. Ash and friends agree to help the Ranger protect Riolu, but J is more persistent then ever.moreless
    • Fowl Play
      Fowl Play
      Season 3 - Episode 38
      4/28/01
      8.8
      While walking through a forest on the way to Goldenrod City, Ash and friends encounter a rare Noctowl that is smaller then other Noctowl and has different colors too. This Noctowl is a trickster, and when Ash hears this he sets out to capture the tricky Pokémon.
    • Glory Blaze!
      Season 10 - Episode 50
      2/1/08
      8.8
      Ash and Paul, Dawn and Conway, and Brock and Holly have all made it to the next round of the Tag Battle Tournament. Due to the big crowds at the pokémon center, Brock helps Nurse Joy out, while Dawn and Conway try to figure out strategies for the upcoming matches. Meanwhile, Paul is training Chimchar and is forcing it to battle Torterra, Ursaring, Murkrow, and Elekid all at once. When Ash and Dawn find out they are angered. Things go so far that even Nurse Joy intervenes to help Chimchar. After heading back to the center, Paul finally reveals why he trains Chimchar so hard.moreless
    • The Screen Actor's Guilt
      The Screen Actor's Guilt
      Season 4 - Episode 46
      6/1/02
      8.8
      Ash and friends become wrapped up in helping a movie star keep one of his best friends close to him when his manger threatens to pull them apart.
    • Caterpie's Big Dilemma
      Caterpie's Big Dilemma
      Season 8 - Episode 49
      6/10/06
      8.8
      On their way to Saffron City, Ash and friends are accused of breaking into a lab by a kid named Xander and a man named Dr. Gordon. After they are set free Team Rocket breaks in and tries to steal some of the Doctor's inventions. Jessie drops a briefcase and a bunch of blue candy drops on the ground which Xander's friend Caterpie eats. It grows to an enormous size and goes and climbs to the top of the radio tower in town. While Ash and friends try to figure out how to make is small again, Jessie and James show up again and use the candy to make Cacnea and Dustox larger than life.moreless
    • To Catch a Rotom!
      To Catch a Rotom!
      Season 16 - Episode 31
      8/31/13
      8.8

      Ash and friends meet up with Professor Oak who has come to the Decolore Islands to research the Pokémon Rotom.

    • Lost Leader Strategy!
      Season 11 - Episode 14
      7/19/08
      8.8
      Ash and friends finally arrive at Veilstone City. In the forest outside the town, they witness a battle between a female martial-artist and a Lucario. The girl is revealed to be Maylene, the Gym Leader of the city. They also encounter a guy named Reggie, who just happens to be Paul's older brother! He reveals that Maylene does not feel up to battling due to her crushing defeat at the hands of Paul. Her lack of confidence has caused tensions between her, her Lucario, and her trainees. Knowing what she is going through, Dawn decides to go talk to Maylene, while Ash and Brock go to Reggie's house. In order to train Ash and Reggie decide to have a battle. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is planning on stealing Maylene's Lucario.moreless
    • Pasta La Vista!
      Pasta La Vista!
      Season 8 - Episode 52
      7/8/06
      8.8
      Still in Saffron City, May wants to go to a noodle shop but Max finds a dojo and Ash wants to go to it. Ash and Max head for the dojo while May and Brock go the the noodle shop. At the shop, a girl named Terri runs out pulling a guy named Kyle along with him. Terri pulls Kyle away from the shop and May gives chase, wanting Kyle's "Battle Noodles" with Brock behind. At the dojo, Ash and Max are mistaken for students by Master Hamm and are told to clean the floors. Terri, Kyle, May, and Brock burst in and Master Hamm gets in an argument with Kyle, who turns out to be his son. To settle it, they decide to have a battle, Master Hamm using Hitmonlee and Kyle using Hitmonchan. During the battle, Master Ham's bad back fires up on him and he is forced to quit. Ash offers to battle for him, but Kyle objects to that. May offers to battle for Kyle and the match is reset. Ash is given Hitmonlee to train with while May is given Hitmonchan. They practice and then battle each other with Kyle's Noodle Shop on the line!moreless
    • Gathering the Gang of Four!
      Gathering the Gang of Four!
      Season 9 - Episode 44
      2/10/07
      8.8
      Ash trades in some of his old Pokémon and brings Bulbasaur, Charizard, and Squirtle back. They head up into the mountains for a little training and reminiscing of the past. After stopping yet another Pikachu stealing attempt from Team Rocket, Ash runs into Brandon who is impressed by the four Pokémon. Brandon declares a 4-on-4 battle this time so he can see the true strength of the four. Ash agrees and the next day the battle begins. Brandon chooses Dusclops and Ash chooses Charizard. Will he finally be able to win?moreless
    • Flower Power
      Flower Power
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      11/11/00
      8.8
      Upon finally making their way out of the forest, Ash, Misty and Brock find themselves at the outskirts of a large city called Florando. Wondering what they should do next, Misty suggests that they relax and do some sight seeing. Brock quickly jumps in and tells Misty that he cannot relax in a city full of girls that need his protection. As Ash, Misty and Brock walk along the city streets, they stumble across a young lady who advises them to see the Pokémon Exhibition. There they meet a girl named Bailey and her Bellossom. One of her Bellossom is not dancing properly, and Ash, Misty, and Brock decide to help her.moreless
    • Berry, Berry Interesting
      Berry, Berry Interesting
      Season 8 - Episode 25
      2/11/06
      8.8
      On thier way to the Grand Festival, Ash and friends stop at an island filled with berries. May decides to make Pokéblocks but no one except a wild Munchlax likes them. When Munchlax is accused of eating everyone's Pokéblocks, May decides to prove them wrong and capture the Munchlax.
    • A Shadow of a Drought
      A Shadow of a Drought
      Season 3 - Episode 26
      3/3/01
      8.8
      Ash and friends finally arrive in Azalea Town. The town is currently in the middle of a drought. While walking through town Ash accidentally steps on a Slowpoke's tail, which causes the towns residents to chase after him, angry that he injured their mascot. They are saved by a man, who just happens to the be the Pokéball expert Kurt! Before they can deliver the GS Ball to him, they decide to help him investigate the cause of the drought.moreless
    • May’s Egg-Cellent Adventure
      May's Egg-Cellent Adventure
      Season 9 - Episode 5
      9/23/06
      8.8
      On the way to the Battle Dome, Ash and friends stumble upon a Pokémon Breeding Farm. On the farm, a girl named Nicolette dreams of entering Pokémon Contests, but doesn't want to leave the Farm. May tries to encourage her, but instead she challenges May to a battle and launches attack after attack at Munchlax. Munchlax, using its new attack Focus Punch, wins the battle. This really discourages her. Ash and friends then go into the farm buildings and look at all of the Pokémon Eggs before having dinner. Meanwhile, Team Rocket comes up with a plan to steal all the eggs!moreless
    • A Shipful Of Shivers
      A Shipful Of Shivers
      Season 2 - Episode 14
      3/25/00
      8.8
      Ash, Tracey and Misty find more excitement than they bargain for when they reach their next destination. Professor Oak tells them that divers have recovered an Orange League Championship trophy off the coast of Moro Island that dates back over two hundred years! The trophy is on display at the Moro Island Museum of Art for all to see. By the time they get to the museum, Team Rocket has already broken in and stolen the trophy and Ash, Misty, and Tracey must find them and get the trophy back.moreless
    • Arriving in Style!
      Season 11 - Episode 34
      12/20/08
      8.8
      Ash and friends return to Hearthome City to challenge the Gym Leader who was gone during their last visit. However, they hear that the Gym Leader is still gone, making Ash unable to have his Gym Battle. The group meets an Pokémon Stylist named Paris and her Lopunny. Upon seeing Dawn's Buneary, Paris says she should enter the Hearthome Collection, a famous fashion contest in town. Dawn decides to enter it for contest practice and Ash also decides to enter.moreless
    • The Symbol Life
      The Symbol Life
      Season 8 - Episode 43
      4/22/06
      8.8
      Ash's battle at the Battle Factory finally gets underway. Ash has brought back his Charizard to face off against Noland's friend Articuno. Will battling a legendary pokémon prevent Ash from winning his first symbol?
    • A Fan with a Plan
      A Fan with a Plan
      Season 7 - Episode 37
      5/7/05
      8.8
      Ash and friends arrive at Rubello Town, and May is delighted to see that a Pokémon Contest is due to begin the next day. Deciding to enter, May meets up with Drew, who is also entering with his new Masquerain, but Drew is soon surrounded by a lot of fans which makes May feel a little jealous. However, the jealously is forgotten when a group of fans approach her. Savannah, the head of the group, explains that they saw May in the Verdanturf Contest and that she will be entering this contest with her Lairon and Flareon, giving May a new rival in the contest. May and Savannah decide to have a practice battle, but Team Rocket appear. Because the contest is R1, meaning you need at least one ribbon to enter, Jessie is ineligible. To make up for this, she decides to steal a ribbon so she can enter.moreless
    • Dawn of a New Era!
      Season 10 - Episode 4
      6/7/07
      8.8
      After Dawn fails to capture a Buneary, her and Ash begin to fight constantly. They soon run into a trainer named Nando who temporarily stops the fighting. Dawn decides to battle Nando in order to prove to Ash that she is better then he thinks. However, Nando's Budew easily beats Piplup. At the pokémon center, Nurse Joy tells them that he is trying to decide between contests and gym battles. Ash and Dawn decide to try and "help" him decide. Meanwhile, Team Rocket decides to attack Dawn thinking that because she is a new trainer, they can easily beat her.moreless
    • Pokémon Double Trouble
      Pokémon Double Trouble
      Season 2 - Episode 27
      9/9/00
      8.8
      Ash and friends finally arrive on Kumquat Island, the location of the final Orange League Gym Battle. Before Ash can go to the gym, Team Rocket attacks the beach in the Robo-Rhydon. However, Luana, the Gym Leader arrives and defeats it for them. Ash challenges her to a battle and she agrees. However, it will be a double battle, a brand new experience for Ash, will he be able to beat Luana and win his final Orange Leage Badge.moreless
    • Ring Masters
      Ring Masters
      Season 4 - Episode 37
      3/16/02
      8.8
      Ash and friends are passing through a town where a Sumo Competition is about to be held. Ash, competitive as always, decides to enter the contest with his Snorlax. But will he be able to win without any training in sumo wrestling?
    • Date Expectations
      Date Expectations
      Season 8 - Episode 22
      4/1/06
      8.8
      On their way to Pacifidlog Town, the boat Ash and friends are riding breaks down, forcing them to make a pit stop on Donto Island. It is currently the Donphan mating season, which they get caught up in the middle of and end up being separated from each other. May now has to make the ultimate decision: stay and find Max and miss the final contest before the Grand Festival, or leave alone for Pacifidlog Island trusting that Ash will find Max and come to the Contest the next morning.moreless
    • Nerves of Steelix!
      Nerves of Steelix!
      Season 5 - Episode 15
      12/21/02
      8.8
      Jasmine's Ampharos is back to full health, and she finally accepts Ash request for a Gym Battle. With an arsenal full of powerful Steel-Type Pokémon, Jasmine is one powerful trainer and Ash will have to use both attack and defense to its max if he wants to win his sixth badge.moreless
    • Address Unown!
      Address Unown!
      Season 5 - Episode 53
      9/13/03
      8.8
      Having finally reached the base of Mount Silver, Ash and friends stop momentarily when they discover a lost Unown on their path. Spotting this rare Pokémon, Team Rocket decide to capture it. However, when this Unown is attacked a defensive instinct leads it to teleport itself into another dimension. Unfortunately, Ash and friends are also caught up in this multidimensional escape, and wind up in a strange world filled with random things. Now they must reunite with Pikachu and Togepi, and then find a way out.moreless
    • Beauty and the Beach
      Beauty and the Beach
      Season 1 - Episode 18
      8.8
      Ash and the others arrive in beautiful Porta Vista, a beach town that has everything you could think of. They decide to rent a boat and they end up colliding with Team Rocket’s submarine, destroying a nearby dock. They end up working in the owner’s restaurant to pay off the debt, while Team Rocket wind up working in the neighboring restaurant. The two restaurants are rivals and Brutella’s is threatening Moe’s business. Ash and the others try to help Moe, but Team Rocket try to ruin Moe’s business and jack up his debt to Brutella. When Professor Oak and Delia show up, they reveal there is going to be a beauty contest which has a large amount of money as the prize. Misty and Delia decide to enter to try and win the money for Moe. Not aired in the United States.moreless
    • So Near, Yet So Farfetch'd
      So Near, Yet So Farfetch'd
      Season 1 - Episode 49
      3/20/99
      8.8
      Ash and friends stop in a forest to have a snack. Misty notices a Farfetch'd, and tries to catch it. The pokémon runs into the woods and Misty follows. Misty runs into its trainer, causing their bags to fall on the ground, and he gives her bag back to her. After departing, Misty realizes that he tricked her, and stole her bag with all of her supplies and pokémon. However, Psyduck escapes and leads them back to the trainer, who tries to get away. However, Team Rocket show up, and after realizing they have been tricked, try to get back at him. After sending Team Rocket away, Ash and Misty decide to battle the trainer and get all of the pokémon back.moreless
    • I Feel Skitty!
      I Feel Skitty!
      Season 7 - Episode 7
      10/23/04
      8.8
      While training for the Pokémon contest in Fallarbor Town, May encounters a Skitty, a Pokémon known for it's cuteness. While determined to add Skitty to her team, May notices that Skitty is upset and seems sick. Brock takes them to a Pokémon Aromatherapy center where Eliza, the caretaker of the place, comes up with a fragrance that should help. However it isn't long until Team Rocket have their eye on Skitty and the fragrances of the center as well.moreless
    • A Farfetch'd Tale
      A Farfetch'd Tale
      Season 3 - Episode 29
      3/17/01
      8.8
      Ash and friends find themselves inside the Ilex Forest. The encounter a young trainer named Sylvester who is having trouble with his Farfecth'd and can't get it to help him make Charcoal. Team Rocket appear and steal the pokémon, and now Ash, Misty, and Brock must help Sylvester get it back, and prove to Farfetch'd that he really cares for it.moreless
    • Saved By The Beldum
      Saved By The Beldum
      Season 8 - Episode 33
      3/11/06
      8.8
      Ash is doing some warm-ups for the Hoenn League and is wondering if Morrison will arrive. Just then Morrison shows up and reveals that he did win his 8th Badge and then he goes to register. The next day the Hoenn League preliminaries begin, and immediately Ash, Morrison, and Tyson are faced with strong trainers. Will they be able to pull of victories in their first matches?moreless
    • Fires of a Red-Hot Reunion!
      Fires of a Red-Hot Reunion!
      Season 16 - Episode 19
      6/8/13
      8.8

      Ash and friends arrive at a fair celebrating the Kanto region. This immediately makes Ash excited and makes him remember his home region.

    • When Pokémon Worlds Collide!
      Season 10 - Episode 3
      4/20/07
      8.7
      A trainer named Paul challenges Ash to a battle, however, since he has not found Pikachu yet, he has to decline. As Ash and Brock continue searching, they finally run into Dawn and Pikachu and all of them are attacked by Team Rocket. With help from Dawn, Ash is able to beat Team Rocket and reunite with Pikachu. Everyone returns to Sandgem Town and as Ash, Brock, and Dawn are about to begin their journey, Paul appears to challenge Ash. Ash happily accepts, but Paul is more clever then Ash expected.moreless
    • Shocks and Bonds
      Shocks and Bonds
      Season 8 - Episode 35
      3/18/06
      8.7
      The preliminaries come to a close following some tough double battles. The Hoenn League Victory Tournament finally gets started and first up is Ash. His first battle is against Katie, a beautiful trainer who likes to switch her pokémon around. Using this strategy, she quickly gains the lead. Will Ash be able to turn the battle around and defeat her?moreless
    • The Bridge Bike Gang
      The Bridge Bike Gang
      Season 1 - Episode 36
      10/23/98
      8.7
      After finally making it through the Safari Zone, Ash and the others come across a long bridge they will be a shortcut to the next town. However, they need bikes to get across. They head to a pokémon center, where Nurse Joy allows them to borrow some bikes, if they take some medicine to the pokémon center across the bridge. After getting about halfway across the bridge, they run into a local gang that claims the bridge as their territory. Ash begins a battle with them, but when Officer Jenny shows up, they take off. It turns out that Jessie and James used to be part of the gang, and they decide to help them stop Ash and friends from crossing the bridge.moreless
    • The Scuffle of Legends
      The Scuffle of Legends
      Season 8 - Episode 6
      10/22/05
      8.7
      Kyogre is now under the control of Archie and it threatens to drown everybody. Pikachu, possessed by the power of the Blue Orb, uses Thunderbolt to release Groudon from its imprisonment. Groudon and Pikachu then go to confront Kyogre in the battle to end all battles! It's now up to Ash, his friends, and Lance to stop these two Pokémon before anything extremely bad happens.moreless
    • Got Miltank?
      Got Miltank?
      Season 4 - Episode 50
      8/31/02
      8.7
      As Ash, Misty, and Brock head to Olivine City, Team Rocket attacks. In the battle, Cyndaquil and Weezing's attacks cause an explosion and Cyndaquil is separated from Ash. When Cyndaquil wakes up it is in an oasis with a Miltank. Ash then sets out to find it.
    • Dig Those Diglett
      Dig Those Diglett
      Season 1 - Episode 31
      10/19/98
      8.7
      On their way to Fuchsia City, Ash and the others notice a big explosion up ahead. They head to the site where a giant dam is being built. The explosion was caused by a bunch of Diglett, who are trying to prevent the construction. The project manager is more then willing to give a reward to any trainer who can get rid of the Diglett. Gary even shows up and he, along with Ash and many other trainers try to send out their pokémon. When they try to release their pokémon, none of them will come out, so all the trainers leave. Later that night Ash, Misty, and Brock find the home of the Diglett and Dugtrio, and find out that if the dam is built, there home will be washed away, so they decide to help prevent the construction. Meanwhile, Team Rocket are depressed over their losses, and complain that they need stronger pokémon, and Ekans and Koffing just might "grant" their wish.moreless
    • Camping It Up!
      Season 11 - Episode 36
      1/3/09
      8.7
      Ash and friends have decided to participate in the Pokémon Summer Academy that is taught by Professor Rowan. At the academy, trainers gather and spend time together for one week while learning various things about Pokémon. The trainers' first task is to choose a random Pokéball, and train with the Pokémon and eventually battle with it. They are divided into three teams, and Ash meets a girl named Angie who is just as competitive as he is. As they train they both vow to defeat the other in battle, but who will win?moreless
    • A Bout With Sprout
      A Bout With Sprout
      Season 3 - Episode 14
      12/16/00
      8.7
      Ash, Misty, and Brock finally arrive in Violet City, the location the first Johto Gym. They come across a Pokémon Academy. At the academy a young boy named Zackie becomes obsessed with Ash's Pikachu and decides to catch it, even if it belongs to another trainer. However, he ends up catching a Bellsprout instead. Meanwhile, the rest of the class goes on a field trip to the Sprout Tower, where Team Rocket is waiting for Ash so they can get Pikachu.moreless
    • Whiscash and Ash
      Whiscash and Ash
      Season 7 - Episode 35
      4/23/05
      8.7
      While resting by a lake, Ash decides to polish his Badge Case and remembers all the Gym Battles he's so far had in Hoenn. Suddenly a larger than normal Whiscash jumps out and eats the case. Determined to get his hard earned badges back, he dives in, but nearly drowns. He is saved by a Fishing Master who has spent years trying to catch the giant Whiscash. Determined to retrieve the badges, Ash and the others start fishing. Meanwhile Team Rocket are also trying to get a hold of the same Whiscash, figuring if they capture it, they will get both a new Pokémon and a bunch of badges.moreless
    • The Light Fantastic
      The Light Fantastic
      Season 4 - Episode 28
      12/15/01
      8.7
      Parched from a long desert journey, our heroes are excited to see a promising sparkle in the distance. As they head towards it, a city in utter ruin appears before them. Nearby they locate a Pokémon Center and learn from Nurse Joy that the ruins had once been a great city, inhabited by a tribe of people who were known for the reverence they showed to Remoraid. They meet a artist named Gan Gogh who is trying to sketch the lights that they saw. Everyone decides to go and look for the source, including a disguised Team Rocket who want to take the source for themselves.moreless
    • Talkin' 'Bout an Evolution
      Talkin' 'Bout an Evolution
      Season 5 - Episode 26
      2/15/03
      8.7
      Heading for Mahogany Town, Pikachu, Togepi and several wild Pokémon seem a little sick. Ash and friends go to the Lake of Rage to find a Red Gyarados. Team Rocket comes to battle, but they're beaten with the help of Lance of the Elite Four. Defeated, Team Rocket goes to their base to re-group before resuming their capture plan. Ash, Misty, and Brock are determined to make sure they don't take the Gyarados, and prepare for a big battle.moreless
    • Battling the King of the Mines!
      Battling the King of the Mines!
      Season 15 - Episode 13
      5/12/12
      8.7

      After returning to Driftveil City with a bunch of Revival Herbs, Clay finally accepts Ash's gym challenge. Clay's first Pokémon is Krokorok, who quickly proves Clay and his Ground-Type pokémon are all about power. Ash must overcome Clay's powerful and tactful attacks if he wishes to earn his fifth badge.

    • Shell Shock
      Shell Shock
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      3/4/00
      8.7
      Aboard Lapras, the group follows a news crew to an uninhabited island, where a scientific expedition is underway after the discovery of a fossilized Kabuto. A series of natural disasters place our heroes in mortal danger, with only the power of their Pokémon to help them. What is the secret of the Kabuto, and who wants that secret to remain hidden?moreless
    • Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time & Darkness
      9/1/08
      8.7
      Chimchar is ready to join an exploration team, and with his newly human turned pokémon friend Piplup, he is ready for any challenge that may arise, inclduing Grovyle's plot to steal a Time Gear.
    • Journey to the Unown!
      Season 11 - Episode 8
      6/7/08
      8.7
      Ash and friends arrive in Solaceon Town for Dawn's next contest. Dawn is training and shows off Aipom's new move, Double Hit. Brock reveals that this means Aipom is close to evolving. Soon Kenny arrives and reveals his new Breloom. Ash wants to battle him, and Kenny agrees. During the battle Kenny shows off the move Energy Ball, which Ash immediately wants to teach Turtwig. Kenny agrees and the battle is called off to begin training. Meanwhile Team Galactic Commander Saturn and his two henchman arrive at the Solaceon Ruins and retrieve a special cube, and before leaving, they upset all of the ruins' Unown. Ash, Dawn, Brock, and Kenny arrive at the ruins, and are then unexpectedly caught in the Unown's warped dimension and must figure out a way to stop them.moreless
    • True Blue Swablu
      True Blue Swablu
      Season 7 - Episode 24
      2/5/05
      8.7
      While walking through a forest, Ash and friends come across a large amount of debris caused by a recent storm that has trapped an injured Swablu. Determined to help the Pokémon return to it's flock and help it to fly again, May begins to care for the flying Pokémon and develops a bond with it. Meanwhile Team Rocket notice Swablu and immediately begin working on a plan to capture it.moreless
    • The Joy of Water Pokémon
      The Joy of Water Pokémon
      Season 4 - Episode 49
      8/24/02
      8.7
      Ash and friends arrive at a Pokémon Center by a lake. Misty is extremely happy since a Nurse Joy who loves Water Pokémon lives here, and she wants to meet her. However, when they go to the Pokémon Center, this Nurse Joy is not what she appears to be.
    • Going for a Spinda
      Going for a Spinda
      Season 7 - Episode 17
      11/27/04
      8.7
      With their adventures in Lavaridge Town over, Ash and friends decide to head back through Mauville City to Petalburg City so Ash can re-challenge Norman to a proper Gym battle. Ash, remembering Pikachu being beaten up by Vigoroth, is eager to get back to prove himself as a worthy trainer. Before they get too far, however, the gang encounter a group of Spinda, a Pokemon known for having unique markings on their face. They encounter a girl who is looking for one that has a heart-shaped mark on its face, and decide to help her find it. Team Rocket are also looking for the same one to use as bait for Pikachu.moreless
    • The Problem with Paras
      The Problem with Paras
      Season 1 - Episode 44
      2/13/99
      8.7
      On the way to the next gym, Ash and friends are out of medical supplies and stop to get some. However, the town has no pokémon center or mart, so they head to a lady who specializes in special medicines. When they arrive there they meet her and her granddaughter Cassandra. Cassandra tells them that she wants to help her Grandma, but in order to do that she needs her Paras to evolve into Parasect. Ash decides to help her, but his Charmeleon goes a little too far and burns poor Paras. Meanwhile, Meowth has an immediate crush on Cassandra and decides to help her out.moreless
    • Crossing the Battle Line!
      Season 11 - Episode 15
      7/26/08
      8.7
      Following Dawn's two contest losses, and Maylene's loss to Paul, both girls have lost their confidence in battle. The two of them decide to have a battle to regain their spirits.
    • Hook, Line, and Stinker
      Hook, Line, and Stinker
      Season 4 - Episode 11
      9/29/01
      8.7
      Ash and friends arrive at a lake where a competition called the Seaking Catching Competition is going to be held. The goal is to catch the biggest Seaking, and the winner gets the grand prize of a trophy and a year's supply of chocolate. Ash, Misty, and Brock decide to enter, and the competition becomes super important to Misty when a trainer with a Poliwrath insults her and her Poliwhirl and says she has no chance against him. She sets out to prove that she can beat him.moreless
    • Dueling Heroes
      Dueling Heroes
      Season 5 - Episode 7
      10/26/02
      8.7
      As the final round of the Whirl Cup begins, Ash and Misty must each face formidable opponents. Ash has his Kingler transferred from Oak's lab in preparation, but when he and his Totodile begin their first battle, they must face an opponent with a powerful Kingdra. Misty also faces a challenging duel with an experienced opponent and his Qwilfish. Meanwhile, Team Rocket sets about stealing an ancient jewel used in a reward ceremony to be performed for the tournament's victor.moreless
    • New Places... Familiar Faces!
      New Places... Familiar Faces!
      Season 16 - Episode 12
      4/20/13
      8.7

      With the Vertress Conference over, Ash and friends head back to Nuvema Town to see Professor Juniper. While on the road there they meet a girl named Nanette who is nervous about almost everything. A short time later Nanette comes to Juniper's lab where she reveals that she is about to start her Pokémon journey. After some over-thinking, she decides to start her journey with Tepig. Nanette is worried that Tepig might not listen to her so Ash, Iris, and Cilan decide to have a tag battle with her. However, some familiar faces return to crash the battle.

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    • 10/19/13
      8.7

      Ash and Alexa arrive in Lumiose City in the Kalos region where Ash is immediately determined to challenge his first gym. Alexa calls her sister but she is away from the Gym, so Ash parts ways with Alexa and heads to the gym in Lumiose City. He is kicked out because he does not have any badges, and upon being kicked out he meets Clemont and Bonnie. After introducing themselves to each other Ash wants to battle Clemont and see some new Pokémon. However, Team Rocket has followed Ash to Kalos are are watching carefully. Meanwhile, in a distance town, a girl named Serena has started off what is sure to be an eventful day.

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    • Ash Catches A Pokémon
      Ash Catches A Pokémon
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      9/10/98
      8.7
      Ash, Pikachu and Misty have entered the Viridian Forest. Ash has spotted a Caterpie and thrown a Pokéball at it. Capturing it, Ash is overjoyed at his first catch. Misty, however, hates bugs and screams every time it comes near her. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is following them, ready for a fresh attempt at capturing Pikachu. Ash decides to capture another Pokémon, and manages to get a Pidgeotto. Can he, Misty, and his Pokémon, fend off Team Rocket again?moreless
    • Pokémon Heroes: Latios and Latias
      Pokémon Heroes: Latios and Latias
      Season 5 - Episode Movie 5
      5/16/03
      8.7
      Ash, Misty, and Brock travel to the water city of Alto Mare where Ash and Misty compete in the Water Chariot Race, which Misty ends up winning. After the race Ash ends up saving a girl from Annie and Oakley, two members of Team Rocket who are in the city to try and capture the Legendary Pokémon Latios and Latias for Giovanni. Little does Ash know, but this girl is actually Latias in disguise. Ash follows her back to her secret hideout where he meets her brother Latios. Ash also learns that Latias takes the form of her best friend Bianca. Bianca and her grandfather tell Ash all about Latios and Latias and Ash plays with them. That night, Annie and Oakley invade the hideout and capture Latios and steal the Soul Dew in order to power the D.M.A. Now Latias must find Ash and the others and help to save Alto Mare and her brother!moreless
    • Pika and Goliath!
      Season 11 - Episode 22
      8/30/08
      8.7
      Ash and friends encounter Sho, a trainer with a Raichu that wants to capture Ash's Pikachu. after finding out it belongs to someone, Sho wants a batttle. Ash agrees, but Sho easily beats Pikachu and hurts it badly. Both Sho and Paul (who is traveling through the area) laugh and say that Pikachu can't stand up to an evolved form. While Pikachu is at the Pokémon Center recovering, Ash begins to think whether or not evolving Pikachu would be a good thing.moreless
    • Pace - The Final Frontier!
      Pace - The Final Frontier!
      Season 9 - Episode 45
      2/17/07
      8.7
      Ash continues his battle against Brandon. With faith in his Bulbasaur, Ash manages to finally beat Dusclops. Then, Squirtle faces off against the speedy Ninjask and manages to pull off a narrow win. Squirtle isn't so lucky when it faces down Solrock. Solrock defeats Squirtle and then Bulbasaur and Solrock knock each other out. Then, it comes down to the final battle: Pikachu vs. Regice. Will Ash win and become the Battle Frontier champion?moreless
    • Pokéblock, Stock and Berry
      Pokéblock, Stock and Berry
      Season 7 - Episode 50
      9/3/05
      8.7
      Ash and friends arrive in Lilycove City. However, while it was simply intended to be a quick rest stop, it turns into an extended stay when May finds out that a contest is due to start soon. While walking through the city, Pikachu catches the scent of Pokéblocks and leads everyone to them. They meet Kelly, another contest entrant who owns the Psychic Pokémon Grumpig. After learning about Berries and how to blend them, May decides that since both Beautifly and Skitty have already won contests and Bulbasaur isn't quite ready, she should enter Combusken into the Lilycove Contest. Meanwhile, while May is busy preparing for the contest, Ash starts to teach Aerial Ace to Swellow, and Team Rocket begin to come up with a plot to steal Kelly's Grumpig.moreless
    • Pokémon Fashion Flash
      Pokémon Fashion Flash
      Season 1 - Episode 28
      10/14/98
      8.7
      Ash and the others arrive at the world famous Scissor Street, where you can find almost anything. They see a salon where the owners, who are really Team Rocket in disguise, say that pokémon beauty is all that matters, which excites Misty. They then find what they came to look for, the salon of the world famous pokémon breeder Susie. Susie then begins a class to show off some of her techniques. After Ash and Brock insult Team Rocket's salon, Misty decides to bring Psyduck there for a makeover. However this turns out to be a lure by Team Rocket, who want to use Misty as "bait" for Ash.moreless
    • Pacifidlog Jam
      Pacifidlog Jam
      Season 8 - Episode 24
      4/8/06
      8.7
      With qualifying for the Grand Festival hanging on the line, May is more determined than ever to win the contest. As the battle rounds begin, Erica faces of against Jessie. Jessie cheats by having Meowth use "Transform", and it gets her disqualified. Next is May vs. Joshua. Joshua puts up a great fight, but in the end May pulls off a victory. Now the final round in May vs. Erica, and if she loses this battle it means she can't compete in the Grand Festival!moreless
    • The Island of Illusions!
      The Island of Illusions!
      Season 16 - Episode 30
      8/24/13
      8.7

      Ash and friends arrive on a island where Giant Pokémon are said to live.

    • Unova's Survival Crisis!
      Unova's Survival Crisis!
      Season 15 - Episode 49
      1/26/13
      8.7

      Giovanni has captured Meloetta and uses its power to bring the Undersea Temple to the surface. After revealing the Reveal Glass, Giovanni summons Tornadus, Thundurus, and Landorus and uses the Reveal Glass to transform them into their Therian Formes. He then unleashes their powers to summon natural disasters to start his takeover of the Unova region. Iris, Cilan, Cynthia, and Ridley arrive at the temple just as Ash manages to free himself. Together the five of them team-up to stop the Legendary trio from unleashing their full powers on Unova, and to end Team Rocket's Operation Tempest plan for good.

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    • Evolution Exchange Excitement!
      Evolution Exchange Excitement!
      Season 15 - Episode 15
      5/26/12
      8.7

      Ash and friends have joined Professor Juniper at Chargestone Cave so that Juniper and Bianca can trade their Karrablast and Shelmet so they may evolve. Before the trade they decide to have a battle. However, the battle is soon interrupted by a strange electric disturbance in one of the caves areas. After investigating and discovering and helping an injured Klinklang, they return to base camp and proceed with the trade. However, Bianca's new Escavalier wont' listen to Bianca. Professor Juniper decides they should have a tag battle with Ash and Cilan to get Bianca and Escavalier in sync.

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    • The Punchy Pokémon
      The Punchy Pokémon
      Season 1 - Episode 29
      10/15/98
      8.7
      On the way to the next town, Ash sees a Hitmonchan nearby. Ash starts battling it with Pikachu, but then the trainer, Anthony, comes and Hitmonchan easily beats Pikachu. The two of them leave and head to a gym to train. Anthony's daughter shows up and begs for them to enter the P-1 Grand Prix so that they can beat her father. She tells them that he is more concerned with training then his family and his daughter really misses him. Ash and Brock agree to enter with Primeape and Geodude. Meanwhile, Team Rocket decide to enter the tournament for the prize, and steal a trainer's Hitmonlee to enter.moreless
    • Working on a Right Move!
      Season 13 - Episode 28
      12/11/10
      8.7
      With his third round battle against Conway coming up, Ash does some last minute training with Brock, which helps Infernape learn a new move. The following day Ash and Conway arrive in the stadium for their battle. The battle begins and Ash quickly takes Conway by surprise by using different Pokémon than Conway thought he would use and by using some neat tricks. However, things take a turn for the worse when Conway calls out his Dusknoir and has it use Trick Room, causing Conway's Pokémon to be faster than Ash's. Will Ash be able to defeat Conway and progress in the tournament?moreless
    • Sick Daze
      Sick Daze
      Season 4 - Episode 36
      3/9/02
      8.7
      When Brock falls ill, Ash and Misty must do all of the chores that he normally does. This includes cleaning up after themselves, cooking, getting firewood, and taking of Brock. To make matters worse, Team Rocket is planning on ambushing them to take all of their pokémon.
    • Fangs for Nothin'
      Fangs for Nothin'
      Season 5 - Episode 42
      6/7/03
      8.7
      Ash is finally going to challenge the Blackthorn City Gym Leader Clair to a battle. The battle starts, but it is interrupted when Team Rocket steals the Dragon Fang from another building. Ash, Misty, Brock, and Clair give chase and follow Team Rocket towards the Dragon's Den. Will they be able to retrieve the Dragon Fang?moreless
    • Cruisin' for a Losin'
      Cruisin' for a Losin'
      Season 7 - Episode 38
      5/14/05
      8.7
      It's Contest Day in Rubello Town and May is as determined as ever to win, and with her victories in Fallarbor and Verdanturf Town she is extremely confident. After May uses Beautifly in the Appeal rounds, she easily passes the appeals with Drew and Savannah. However, as she prepares for the Battle Rounds against Lairon, Ash warns her that Bulbasaur might not be ready since it has never actually been in a battle before, but May is confident in its abilities. However she is acting a bit overconfident, and it could cloud her judgment. Will May be able to win her third contest ribbon?moreless
    • Strategy Tomorrow - Comedy Tonight!
      1/6/07
      8.7
      On the way to the Battle Pyramid, Ash and friends run into a girl named Ada and her Chatot. Ada tells them that see is planning on competing in the Comedy Grand Prix. However, her Chatot keeps flying away during the day and coming back and night, and saying strange things. They decide to follow Chatot and they find out that it goes to a children's hospital everybody. When Ada explains that her and Chatot must leave, a girl named Corrina gets mad. In order to cheer her up, Ada decides to practice her act in front of the kids. However, Team Rocket wants to steal Chatot!moreless
    • It's Mr. Mime Time
      It's Mr. Mime Time
      Season 1 - Episode 64
      9/27/99
      8.7
      On the way to Pallet Town, Ash and friends run across Stella, a girl who is trying to get her Mr. Mime to obey her so she can properly perform her circus routines. Mr. Mime is lazy and wants nothing to do with her or the circus. Because of this, Ash and friends decide to help her out (and Ash reluctantly end up in a Mr. Mime outfit) Then, Team Rocket show up and take Ash, thinking him to Mr. Mime. Knowing Ash will be ok, Delia takes Misty and Brock her house where another Mr. Mime shows up. Thinking it is Ash, Delia puts it to work, that is until Ash shows up. Team Rocket then return to try and take the Mr. Mime.moreless
    • Setting the World On Its Buneary!
      Season 10 - Episode 9
      6/18/07
      8.7
      While everyone is getting ready for breakfast, Dawn is in the middle of a hair fiasco, which eventually gets solved with Bubblebeam from Piplup. Before breakfast, Dawn once again fails at capturing a Buneary. During breakfast Dawn leaves to chase it down, but Buneary freezes everyone (minus Pikachu, Starly, and Croagunk), and bounces away with Pikachu. Team Rocket then decides to capture the pair of pokémon.moreless
    • A Poached Ego!
      A Poached Ego!
      Season 6 - Episode 6
      11/29/03
      8.7
      Our heroes are headed for Rustboro City, where Ash hopes to have his first real gym battle in Hoenn. Team Rocket is making their way along the same path when they stumble upon a cage full of Ekans. Jessie is delighted that their work has been done for them and orders Arbok to attack. Arbok can't manage to attack the helpless Ekans however, because it remembers when it used to be an Ekans. Jessie is sympathetic. James soon makes a similar concession when they find a cage of Koffing that Weezing will not hurt. The cages belong to a poacher named Rico who uses his Fearow and Pupitar to chase off Team Rocket. Team Rocket returns to the scene, now hoping to free the Ekans and Koffing. Things turn dangerous when Rico's Pupitar evolves into a Tyranitar, and Team Rocket is forced to make the ultimate sacrifice for the Pokémon that they love.moreless
    • The Grass Menagerie!
      Season 10 - Episode 37
      11/17/07
      8.7
      The day finally arrives where Ash will challenge Gardenia for his second Sinnoh Badge. As the battle begins Gardenia and her Cherubi seem to have the upper-hand while using the weather to their advantage. Ash brings out Staravia and scores an early win, but can he repeat the success when Gardenia chooses Turtwig and whatever pokémon she has in store? Meanwhile, Team Rocket try to sneak into the gym to get Pikachu but end up in a underground filled with treasure.moreless
    • Gulpin it Down
      Gulpin it Down
      Season 7 - Episode 25
      2/12/05
      8.7
      Ash and friends are enjoying lunch when a Gulpin comes by and eats their food. Soon an emergency signal goes off. They run into Officer Jenny who tells them that the Gulpin have gathered in town and are eating all of the food. With everyone afraid to do anything, Ash and friends decide to help Nurse Joy, Officer Jenny, and Professor Jacuzzi get rid of the Gulpin.moreless
    • Rage of Innocence
      Rage of Innocence
      Season 5 - Episode 27
      2/22/03
      8.7
      Since Ash, Misty and Brock are all trapped, Jessie and James decide to take advantage of the moment to catch Pikachu. They press the wrong button and it frees Ash and the others! Lance comes with Dragonite to help them. With Dragonite, they destroy Team Rocket's evolution inducement ray, and go off to save the Red Gyarados. With the ray destroyed, Gyarados goes on a rampage as it heads down the river towards Mahogany Town. It is now an all out race to stop Gyarados before it gets to town, or capture it in Team Rocket's case.moreless
    • Holiday Hi-Jynx
      Holiday Hi-Jynx
      Season 1 - Episode 65
      12/11/99
      8.6
      Jessie is convinced that Santa stole a doll from her when she was younger and wants revenge and comes up with a plan to get it back. Meanwhile, Ash, Misty, and Brock encounter a Jynx who wants to get back to Santa at the North Pole. They decide to help it but Team Rocket's plan could pose some trouble for them.moreless
    • Once There Were Greenfields
      Season 11 - Episode 2
      4/19/08
      8.6
      Ash and the others arrive in Emeragrove Town, where the Eterna City Gym Leader, Gardenia, just happens to be. Team Rocket decides to steal Pikachu, but when James calls out Cacnea, Gardenia swoons over it and asks to have a tag battle. The battle ends up being Ash and Dawn vs. James and Gardenia. During the battle Cacnea pulls off the move Drain Punch. James tries to use it a second time, but it does not work. Gardenia then tells James he needs to be in perfect sync with Cacnea for the move to work and asks if she can train Cacnea. James starts to think about it, and decides to try and train Cacnea himself. Jessie and Meowth think that Drain Punch would be a good move for them to have, so they convince Ash to help James train. However, will James' training work?moreless
    • Twice Smitten, Once Shy!
      Season 10 - Episode 19
      7/5/07
      8.6
      After staring at a Pachirisu for some time, Dawn decides to capture it. After she captures it, she is immediately attached to it, loving to spend time with it. However, Pachirisu's playful nature causes Dawn to freak out and doubt her abilities as a trainer. She decides to release Pachirisu, and runs away. Jessie sees this and decides to capture the pokémon for herself. However, Dawn begins to have second thoughts and decides to recapture Pachirisu.moreless
    • Beauty and the Breeder
      Beauty and the Breeder
      Season 4 - Episode 12
      10/6/01
      8.6
      On the way to Ecruteak City, Ash and friends stop in a town where Suzy, Brock's Vulpix's original owner, is planning on meeting them. They meet up with Suzy and go to have lunch with her. She says that she will be entering a beauty contest and she wants to use Vulpix, and she wants Brock to enter with her. However, he has a little competition from Suzy's close friend Zane. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is planning on crashing the ceremony and stealing all of the pokémon.moreless
    • Tunnel Vision
      Tunnel Vision
      Season 3 - Episode 33
      4/7/01
      8.6
      Ash and friends come across a tunnel that is a shortcut to Goldenrod City. However, the Onix in the tunnel don't want to let anyone pass. Now they must find a way through the tunnel, but things are made worse when both Jigglypuff and Snubbull show up!
    • Jump for Joy!
      Jump for Joy!
      Season 6 - Episode 37
      8/28/04
      8.6
      While cutting through a mountain pass, Ash and friends decide to stop at the local Pokemon Center for directions. When they arrive there is no sign of Nurse Joy. They decide to check out footage from a security camera and discover that she was taken by a wild Shiftry. With a clue from the Pokédex, they go off in search of her. Meanwhile, Team Rocket witness part of this event unfold and decide to capture Shiftry.moreless
    • To Master The Onix-pected
      To Master The Onix-pected
      Season 1 - Episode 73
      10/11/99
      8.6
      Ash and Brock are watching Bruno of the Elite 4 on TV, when Misty turns it off and tells Ash to do some real training. Delia then mentions that she heard that Bruno likes to train at Mt. Hideaway near Pallet Town. They decide to try and go find him. On the way up the mountain they have a quick ordeal with Team Rocket trying to steal from an old lady. While walking on the mountain they notice that there is a giant trail, and t was made by a giant Onix that is coming after them! All of a sudden Bruno himself appears and saves them. Ash asks Bruno to train him, but Bruno's lessons are not what Ash had expected. Meanwhile, Team Rocket decide to capture the giant Onix, which causes it to go on a rampage.moreless
    • A Crasher Course in Power!
      Season 11 - Episode 31
      11/22/08
      8.6
      The time has finally come for Ash's gym battle against Crasher Wake. However, the battle may prove more then Ash can handle with Buizel's latest attitude problem. When the battle starts Ash starts off with an early win against Gyarados, but can he repeat the success and win his fourth Sinnoh Badge?moreless
    • Going Apricorn!
      Going Apricorn!
      Season 3 - Episode 27
      3/10/01
      8.6
      Ash, Misty, and Brock arrive at Kurt's house and finally deliver the GS Ball to him. As he needs time to study it, they must find something to do. Since the gym is still closed, they decide to watch Kurt work and create Pokéballs. He makes them out of Apricorns, a special type of fruit that only grows in the Johto region. Kurt gives them each their own Fast Ball. He says he will make them more if they go and pick more Apricorn. As he only has a White Apricorn tree in his yard, his granddaughter Maisy takes them into the mountains outside of town to pick all different kinds of Apricorns. However, Team Rocket is not far behind and they want the Apricorns for themselves.moreless
    • The Superhero Secret
      The Superhero Secret
      Season 3 - Episode 22
      2/17/01
      8.6
      Ash and friends arrive in a town where there is a local superhero - Gligarman. However, upon meeting him, they realize that he is getting a little too old to be fighting crime by himself. He tries to get Ash to be his sidekick, but Ash refuses. Gligarman then faces a real big threat when Team Rocket show up with their newest machine.moreless
    • Charizard's Burning Ambitions
      Charizard's Burning Ambitions
      Season 3 - Episode 18
      2/3/01
      8.6
      Ash and friends meet a girl named Liza, the person who protects the nearby Charicific Valley, a valley where wild Charizard live. Everyone goes there and Ash wants his Charizard to train with the others, but after it is easily beaten by another one, it loses its fighting spirit. Now Ash must figure out what is the best thing to do for Charizard.moreless
    • There's No Place Like Hoenn
      There's No Place Like Hoenn
      Season 6 - Episode 3
      11/15/03
      8.6
      Ash and May have made it all the way to Petalburg City, the first city with a gym. Ash is very excited to take on the gym leader, but May seems a little uneasy. When Ash first gets to the gym, he meets Max, who is pretending to be the gym leader. Max knows a lot about Pokémon and can't wait until he's old enough to become a trainer. Then May shows up and reveals that Max is her brother and the Gym Leader is her father. Norman, the Fym Leader, finally appears, but it order to have a Gym Battle Ash needs three Pokémon. He does not want to rely on his pokémon at Professor Oak's lab, and decides to ask Norman for an unofficial battle. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is planning on taking May's Torchic.moreless
    • A Promise is a Promise
      A Promise is a Promise
      Season 5 - Episode 13
      12/7/02
      8.6
      Ash and friends have been captured by Team Rocket and brought to their base. However, Oliver busts into the base and manages to free them. In order to stop them from getting to Lugia, Dr. Namba calls out his Electabuzz for a battle. Meanwhile, not wanting to see Butch and Cassidy succeed, Jessie, James, and Meowth disguise themselves in the Rocket Base and go to free Lugia.moreless
    • The Light of Floccesy Ranch!
      The Light of Floccesy Ranch!
      Season 16 - Episode 16
      5/18/13
      8.6

      Ash and friends stumble across Floccesy Ranch, which just so happens to be the next target of Team Rocket.

    • Chim-Charred!
      Season 11 - Episode 29
      10/25/08
      8.6
      Ash and the others chase after Gligar who has been blown away by a gust of wind, and run into Paul. After a huge argument about their different ways of treating Pokémon, Ash challenges Paul to a battle and he agrees. However, things may take an unexpected turn for Ash.
    • Houndoom's Special Delivery
      Houndoom's Special Delivery
      Season 4 - Episode 23
      12/1/01
      8.6
      Continuing on the way to Ecruteak City, Ash and friends are peacefully walking when Team Rocket attacks. When Weezing uses Smokescreen, Togepi uses Metronome which causes it to teleport away. Misty becomes frantic trying to find her young pokémon. Together with Ash and Brock she begins a long desperate search for the young pokémon. Meanwhile, a Houndoom finds Togepi who is crying, afraid to be alone. Houndoom grabs the young pokémon and takes it with on its delivery journey.moreless
    • Trouble's Brewing
      Trouble's Brewing
      Season 4 - Episode 26
      12/8/01
      8.6
      After winning his Fog Badge at the Ecruteak Gym, Ash and friends learn of a tea ceremony happening in town and decide to check it out. Inside they find out it is run by five sisters. Misty befriends the youngest sister, Sakura. Sakura wants to start a Pokémon journey and asks if she can join Ash, Misty, and Brock. They agree, but her sisters don't. Her sisters propose a challenge, they have a set of battles, and if Ash, Misty, and Brock defeat them Sakura can go. They agree and the battles begin.moreless
    • Freeze Frame
      Freeze Frame
      Season 4 - Episode 32
      2/9/02
      8.6
      On the way to Snowtop Mountain where Articuno is said to rest, Ash and friends encounter Jigglypuff frozen. They bring it to the Pokémon Center so that Nurse Joy can heal it. After resting a bit, they then begin their journey up to the top of Snowtop Mountain, but the journey will prove to be way more then they expected, and their very lives could be at stake.moreless
    • Primeape Goes Bananas
      Primeape Goes Bananas
      Season 1 - Episode 25
      10/9/98
      8.6
      Ash calls Professor Oak to tell him of his victory at the Saffron Gym. Much to his dismay, Professor Oak tells him that the other trainers from Pallet all have five badges and are well ahead of him, including how many pokémon they have. This angers Ash, and they decide to eat lunch before heading to Celadon City. While eating, a wild Mankey comes neat them. Brock gives it a donut to eat, and Ash decides to capture it. Ironically, Ash ends up capturing the donut instead of Mankey. This angers Mankey, and he begins to chase them. Soon they encounter Team Rocket who, after kicking it, angers it, causing it to evolve into Primeape. Primeape then disposes of Team Rocket and attacks Ash, chasing him. Now Ash needs to somehow stop Primeape from catching him.moreless
    • Disaster of Disguise
      Disaster of Disguise
      Season 7 - Episode 21
      12/11/04
      8.6

      While preparing to enter the Verdanturf Contest with Skitty, May and the others are amazed when they encounter her rival Drew. He says that he is not going to enter as his Roselia is injured after a battle with a Dusclops belonging to a masked Coordinator. Soon they themselves encounter the Masked Coordinator, and Ash begins a battle with him. However, a woman appears looking for her lost son, and the Masked Coordinator flees. They are then drawn into the mystery of his identity.

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    • Judgment Day!
      Judgment Day!
      Season 7 - Episode 52
      9/10/05
      8.6
      With their stay in Lilycove over, Ash and friends race to the port to catch the boat to Mossdeep City for Ash's next Gym Battle. However, in their haste they board the wrong boat and wind up on Bamba Island. They decide to tour the island where they meet a boy named Jimmy. He tells them that he attempted to be a trainer in the Kanto Region, but only received one badge, the Cascade Badge from the Cerulean Gym for cleaning the pool, and then decided to become a Pokémon Referee instead. After seeing him in action, they decide to help him gain his confidence and become a good referee. Meanwhile, Team Rocket are planning on stealing his Ivysaur, Charmeleon, and Wartortle.moreless
    • Sweet Baby James
      Sweet Baby James
      Season 9 - Episode 2
      9/9/06
      8.6
      On the way to the Battle Arena, both James' Chimecho and May's Munchlax fall sick. They bring them to James' old summer mansion where they are attended to by James' Nanny and Pop-Pop. Because he does not want them to know that he joined an evil organization like Team Rocket, James has everyone play along with him when he says he is the leader of a major business. Meanwhile, even though they promised James they would stay out of trouble, Jessie and Meowth decide to steal all the Pokémon in the garden as well as Nanny and Pop-Pop's friend Mime Jr.moreless
    • Bad To The Bone
      Bad To The Bone
      Season 1 - Episode 75
      10/16/99
      8.6
      Ash finds out that the Pokémon League is starting soon, so he, along with Misty, and Brock, begins the journey to the Indigo Plateau. Along the way he is challenged by a trainer named Otoshi. He demands that the winner takes the loser's gym badges. Thinking he will win, Ash agrees. Luckily Ash wins, only to discover that Otoshi does not have any badges, and he tells them that they were stolen by Team Rocket. Meanwhile, James and Meowth discover that they gym badges are gone, and so is Jessie. Jessie has taken the badges and it planning on entering the Pokémon League without Team Rocket's help. Otoshi has now become depressed about losing his badges and has given up hope. His Marowak is angered by this and leaves. Ash, Misty, and Brock agree to help him find his badges and get them back, and reunite him with Marowak.moreless
    • Hocus Pokémon
      Hocus Pokémon
      Season 5 - Episode 32
      4/5/03
      8.6
      Ash, Brock, and Misty meet a magician named Lily. She is seeking ingredients to conduct a spell to make humans more friendly with Pokémon. The one last ingredient she needs is tears of an Aipom. Ash and friend agree to help her find it, but they must battle Team Rocket who is also after Aipom.moreless
    • The Art Of Pokémon
      The Art Of Pokémon
      Season 4 - Episode 40
      4/6/02
      8.6
      Ash and friends arrive in a town where a group of Smeargle are constantly painting on everything and everyone. The townspeople have had enough and demand something be done about it. However, after seeing the amazing works they can make, Ash, Misty, and Brock decide to help their trainer, Jack, convince the townspeople that they are not doing anything wrong.moreless
    • Oh Do You Know the Poffin Plan!
      Season 10 - Episode 25
      9/1/07
      8.6
      Ash and friends finally arrive in Floaroma Town, the site of the next Pokémon Contest. Dawn learns that a class about cooking Poffin will take place that day and wants to join so that she can use them to win the Floaroma Contest. When they arrive at the place they are greeted by Forsythia, the class teacher. As the class begins Ash's poffins turn out burnt while Dawn's taste bad. As they try to make better ones they learn about Forsythia's shy Roserade and how it does not like to be around people. However, when Team Rocket attacks, Roserade might be their only hope in stopping them.moreless
    • Fossil Fools
      Fossil Fools
      Season 4 - Episode 6
      9/15/01
      8.6
      Ash, Misty and Brock have reached the famous Ruins of Alph. Summoned there by a note from Professor Oak they join him and an old student of his, Foster in a facility for studying Pokémon fossils. Foster has made an amazing discovery, live pre-historic water-type Pokémon thought to be extinct for thousands of years! However, their habitat is being threaten by an unknown force, and Ash and friends go to find out what it is.moreless
    • Hail to the Chef!
      Hail to the Chef!
      Season 8 - Episode 48
      6/3/06
      8.6
      On their way to Saffron City, Ash and friends arrive at one restaurant, and Team Rocket arrives at another one. They are run by two twin sisters named Rhonda and Rhoda. The chefs at the restaurants are their pokémon. Rhonda's Mr. Mime makes good looking food but it tastes horrible, while Rhoda’s Sneasel makes great food that looks bad. After they get in another fight, they decide to have a competition to see whose pokémon can make the best meal in looks, taste, and performance. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is using this competition as a way to steal Mr. Mime and Sneasel.moreless
    • An EGG-sighting Adventure!
      An EGG-sighting Adventure!
      Season 5 - Episode 20
      1/11/03
      8.6
      On the way to Mahogany Town, Ash and friends stop by a Pokémon Center to spend the night. While they are sleeping, Team Rocket breaks into the center and steals the egg! The next day Ash is alarmed to find his egg gone. He must now team up with a rather strange Officer Jenny if he wants to get his egg back.moreless
    • Outrageous Fortunes
      Outrageous Fortunes
      Season 5 - Episode 38
      5/10/03
      8.6
      Ash and friends arrive in a town where a trainer is having battles with any trainer that challenges him and his Poliwrath. Both Misty and Ash battle him. Misty loses, and reassures Poliwhirl that it did good, and to watch Poliwrath's next battle since someday it will be one. Team Rocket comes up with a full proof plan. They mange to trick Delaney and get a hold of his Poliwrath. Ash and friends find him and they chase after Team Rocket. They use a special device on Poliwrath which makes it obey them. Now they must find a way to free Poliwrath without hurting it.moreless
    • Aipom and Circumstance!
      Aipom and Circumstance!
      Season 9 - Episode 38
      12/14/06
      8.6
      On the way to Fennel Valley and the Battle Pyramid, Ash and friends stop for lunch. After they are done eating, Aipom tries to show Ash the flowers it gathered, but when Pikachu jumps on Ash’s shoulder, Aipom gets jealous, grabs Ash’s hat, and runs off. Ash, Pikachu, and Brock run off after it and wind up in a village where people are stretching. A boy named Hank explains that they are about to compete in a contest to decide who will be the king of their village for the next year. As the contest begins, Aipom comes by, takes the crown, and runs off into the woods, and everyone gives chase. In the woods Aipom puts the crown on and it gets stuck to her head! Now Ash must catch up with Aipom and remove the crown before the people of the village or Team Rocket get a hold of it!moreless
    • Clamperl of Wisdom
      Clamperl of Wisdom
      Season 8 - Episode 1
      9/17/05
      8.6
      On the way to Mossdeep City, Ash and friends encounter Spoink again. It is floating on a log and a wave knocks it off. They rescue it, but it starts jumping around and the pearl on its head falls into the ocean. After searching the ocean with Mudkip and Corphish, Ash and friends head for a nearby island with the sad Spoink. There, they meet Isaiah who is studying a blue pearl. Team Rocket tries to steal it, but Spoink ends up foiling their plans and runs off with the pearl! Now everyone must find Spoink before Team Rocket does!moreless
    • The Unbeatable Lightness of Seeing!
      1/27/07
      8.6
      After losing to Brandon again, Ash begins to lose hope and feel blue. Meanwhile, May is still thinking about her defeat against Solidad at the Grand Festival. Even the return of Beautifly and Skitty doesn't seem to help. Then Professor Oak shows up with some gifts for Ash. Inside is a poster with Ash's Pokémon's hands and feet prints on it and the word fight across it, a lunch from his mom, a lure from Misty, and a postcard from Gary who is in the Sinnoh Region. The party gets bigger when Drew and Harley show up. Drew challenges May to a match, in which he will use his new Butterfree. Will this battle be able to snap May back into reality?moreless
    • May, We Harley Drew'd Ya!
      May, We Harley Drew'd Ya!
      Season 9 - Episode 35
      12/11/06
      8.6
      Ash and friends finally arrive at the Indigo Plateau for May’s Kanto Grand Festival. Before the competition, excitement already unfolds as Aipom returns and steals everybody’s hats! With that help of Drew and a new trainer named Solidad, they manage to get the hats back. After Drew leaves, Solidad tells May how she knows Drew, and how much he talks about May. While this is going on, Brock and Max run into a cloaked figure that they suspect to be Harley. As the next day begins, May, Drew, and Solidad all pull off impressive performances, but everyone begins to wonder where Harley is. All of a sudden, Harley, dressed as May and calling himself Mayley, comes out for a Harley original appeal. As the first round ends, May, Drew, Harley, and Solidad all progress, however, Harley has set out to defeat all of them!moreless
    • Which Wurmple's Which?
      Which Wurmple's Which?
      Season 6 - Episode 21
      2/14/04
      8.6
      Team Rocket tries another scheme to get their hands on Pikachu. After discovering the plot, a battle ensues. During the battle, May and Jessie get their Wurmple's mixed up. May notices that it is not her Wurmple and begins a search for her's. They manage to find Team Rocket, but Jessie is not planning on giving May's Wurmple back. In fact, she wants both Wurmple for herself!moreless
    • Fight For The Light!
      Fight For The Light!
      Season 4 - Episode 51
      9/7/02
      8.6
      Ash finally arrives in Olivine City and is ready to battle the Gym Leader. At the Gym a girl named Janina arrives and claims to be the Gym Leader. Ash begins to have his battle with her, until the real Gym Leader, Jasmine appears. She apologizes for Janina, and says that at the moment she can not accept his battle because her Ampharos is sick. They head down to the Lighthouse where Ampharos is in order to help it. However, Team Rocket is planning on capturing the pokémon while it is weak.moreless
    • Beauty is Skin Deep
      Beauty is Skin Deep
      Season 5 - Episode 41
      5/31/03
      8.6
      Ash and friends have arrived at a river just outside of Blackthorn City. They see a Dratini laying by the river. They go to have a closer look when all of sudden a Gyarados comes out of the water and attacks. A girl comes over and tells them that this is her Dratini. Her assistant also arrives and reveals her to be Clair, the Blackthorn Gym Leader. They are on their way to perform a annual tradition at a waterfall up the river, and Clair's Dratini is getting ready to shed its skin. Ash and friends decide to help her keep Dratini safe as they make their trip. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is planning on capturing Dratini for Giovanni.moreless
    • Top - Down Training!
      Season 10 - Episode 40
      12/8/07
      8.6
      On the way to Hearthome City, Ash, Dawn, and Brock stop at a pokémon center. On the TV they watch a battle between Lucian and the Sinnoh Champion: Cynthia. When Ash hears that Cynthia is in nearby Amity Square, he rushes off to meet her. When they arrive at the square, Paul is also there and challenges her to battle. Cynthia agrees and the two begin their battle. However, Paul soon losses four of his pokémon to Cynthia's powerful Garchomp and calls off the battle. He takes his pokémon to the Pokémon Center where Cynthia then heals them. Meanwhile, Ash might learn more about Paul and how he treats his pokémon, while Team Rocket plan to steal Paul's pokémon.moreless
    • All in a Day's Wurmple
      All in a Day's Wurmple
      Season 6 - Episode 14
      1/3/04
      8.6
      Ash and friend continue to make their way towards Rustboro City. May spots a Wurmple that she's dying to catch, but she's not the only one with her eye on the cute little bug Pokémon. Jessie wants it too. May ventures off on her own to catch her Wurmple, but Team Rocket follows and gives her trouble. Luckily, she gets some help from a trainer named Franklin. Meanwhile, Ash and Pikachu are practicing Pikachu's Iron Tail attack. A trainer named Franklin sees them practicing and challenges them to a battle. Franklin teaches Ash about double battles, which are common in the Hoenn region. With help from her new friend Franklin, May catches the Wurmple she wanted. However, Jessie is not happen about this and decides to steal Wurmple. Will May be able to save her newly captured pokémon?moreless
    • Wings 'N' Things
      Wings 'N' Things
      Season 4 - Episode 20
      11/17/01
      8.6
      Continuing the journey to Ecruteak City, Ash and friends arrive in a town where a happy little Yanma is constantly going around and accidentally breaking every window in town with its Sonicboom attack. Yanma's trainer, Zachary, loves his Yanma and wishes that his Yanma would stop. However, Zachary's father tells him that he needs to release Yanma back into the wild. Zachary is confused on what to do, and Ash and friends are there to help him decide what to do.moreless
    • Will the Real Oak Please Stand Up?
      Will the Real Oak Please Stand Up?
      Season 5 - Episode 36
      9/27/02
      8.6
      Ash, Brock, and Misty, stop to rest in a small town, and learn that Prof. Oak and Mary are doing an outdoor show in a nearby town. They go there, and as usual, Team Rocket pop up and they impersonate Prof. Oak and Mary. In order to figure out the impostor, a contest of knowledge is held, but will the real Oak be able to win and prove his identity.moreless
    • Crowning the Scalchop King!
      Crowning the Scalchop King!
      Season 16 - Episode 29
      8/17/13
      8.6

      Ash and friends arrive on an island where a Scalchop tournament is about to be held.

    • Stage Fight
      Stage Fight
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      2/12/00
      8.6
      Ash, Misty, and Tracey buy tickets to the Pokémon Showboat, a wonderful carnival where Pokémon can speak and perform plays! A young actress from the performance has been having problems with her Raichu ever since it shocked her early in their relationship. Ash and Pikachu may be able to help. Of course, they'll have to deal with Team Rocket first, as they attempt to steal all the "talking" Pokémon.moreless
    • The Wacky Watcher
      The Wacky Watcher
      Season 2 - Episode 28
      9/16/00
      8.6
      Ash, Misty, And Tracey are suddenly caught in a migrating group of Magikarp. A submarine surfaces and a man named Dr. Quakenpoker comes out and tells them that he studies the Magikarp every year. Ash, Misty, and Tracey decide to help him, and begins an adventure of a lifetime.
    • Tentacool & Tentacruel
      Tentacool & Tentacruel
      Season 1 - Episode 19
      10/1/98
      8.6
      Still in Porta Vista, Ash, Misty, and Brock must wait for another boat to take them to their next destination. After witnessing a boat explosion, they use their pokémon to save the crew. They are thanked by the boat's owner, Nastina, who then asks them to exterminate all of the Tentacool who are harming the construction of her new underwater hotel. Misty refuses saying Nastina is doing all the harm and brags Ash and Brock out of there. Team Rocket then takes up Nastina's offer and once again they ultimately fail, and in the process cause a Tentacruel to grow to a enormous size. The water pokémon then invade the city with the goal of destroying all the humans, and it is up to Ash, Misty, Brock, and their new Horsea friend to save the residents.moreless
    • The Whistle Stop
      The Whistle Stop
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      12/2/00
      8.6
      On the way to Violet City, Ash and friends meet Arielle, a trainer who owns a flock of Ledyba, and uses them to pollinate nearby trees. When Team Rocket steal some of the Ledyba (with some accidental help from Pikachu), Ash and friends must help Arielle find them before Team Rocket can get to far.moreless
    • A Different Kind of Misty
      A Different Kind of Misty
      Season 6 - Episode 38
      8/28/04
      8.6
      Ash and friends get lost in a dark and foggy mountain pass and run into Team Rocket, who have just made off with a stone form a nearby lighthouse. They battle them and take it back, but then the owners come by and accuse them of being the thieves. They clear things up with the two siblings and go with them to their village where they learn about the mountain lighthouse. However, Team Rocket is not ready to accept defeat and are ready to strike again and get the stone.moreless
    • Seeing is Believing
      Seeing is Believing
      Season 6 - Episode 28
      4/24/04
      8.6
      Ash and friends are walking through the woods on Dewford Island while Professor Birch looks at all of the pokémon. Team Rocket attacks hoping to capture Pikachu. During the battle May sends out her Silcoon and it evolves into Beautifly! Ash and friends defeat Team Rocket soon after. Jessie becomes mad that May's Silcoon evolved and begins to train Cascoon so it can evolve. They go back to battle Ash and the others, and in the battle Cascoon starts to evolve, but what will Jessie do once she finds out what Cascoon has evolved into?moreless
    • From Brags to Riches
      From Brags to Riches
      Season 8 - Episode 34
      3/11/06
      8.6
      The Hoenn League continues as Ash, Morrison, and Tyson must face off in a series of Double Battles in order to preceed to the Championship Rounds.
    • The Path to the Pokémon League
      The Path to the Pokémon League
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      9/17/98
      8.5
      After receiving his second badge, Ash sets off triumphantly for Vermilion City. Along the way, they hear of a trainer named A.J. - a fierce pokémon trainer who has never lost a match. Full of self-confidence from his own record of ten victories in a row, Ash heads directly for the gym to find his new opponent. When they arrive, a huge bulletin is in front of the gym with a neon sign declaring "98 Consecutive Victories" appeal to Ash's over-confidence. A.J. is on the brink of achieving his goal of 100 straight victories, after which he will embark on a journey to gather badges. Will victory fall on the side of Ash and his 10 straight victories or with A.J. and his string of 98? In the process, will Ash learn some important lessons about the bonds between pokémon and trainer?moreless
    • Beach Blank-Out Blastoise
      Beach Blank-Out Blastoise
      Season 1 - Episode 60
      9/20/99
      8.5
      Ash and friends are running to catch the last ferry off of Cinnibar Island, and just as they are approaching the ferry, they collide with a Wartortle. Wartortle talks with Ash's Squirtle and the two race off the island. Everyone follows them and they wind up on an island that is a haven for Squirtle and Wartortle and they are protected and led by a Blastoise. However, Blastoise has fallen asleep and will not wake up, and Ash and friends decide to help figure out what is wrong. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is planning on steal the Blastoise.moreless
    • The Double Trouble Header
      The Double Trouble Header
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      10/21/00
      8.5
      Ash, Misty, and Brock start their journey to the first Johto Gym in Violet City. On the way they meet Casey, a brand new trainer who has just received her first Pokémon, Chikorita, from Professor Elm a few days earlier. She insists on a battle with Ash. Ash is hesitant since he is far more experienced then her, but eventually agrees. Ash picks Charizard, and easily defeats all of Casey's pokémon. She becomes discouraged and runs away crying. She then encounters Team Rocket who convince her that Ash cheated, and that they will help her win the right way. She agrees and goes to find Ash.moreless
    • Mother of All Battles
      Mother of All Battles
      Season 5 - Episode 54
      9/15/03
      8.5
      After many days of travel, Ash and friends finally reach the area where their Larvitar was born. They soon encounter a Tyranitar that they recognize from Larvitar's visions to be its mother. Unfortunately, this Tyranitar mistakes them for the poachers that had stolen her child, and Larvitar is scared of its own mother. Our heroes struggle to convince the mother Tyranitar of their good intentions, but to no avail. Things only get worse when the actual poachers arrive, intent on capturing not only the child, but its mother as well.moreless
    • In The Pink
      In The Pink
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      2/12/00
      8.5
      A raging whirlpool whisks our heroes to top-secret Pinkan Island, a magical place where sheer cliffs and special berries have created a plethora of pink Pokémon. Tracey's Pokémon watching skills are put to quite a test, while Ash's attempts at observing lead to trouble for both his friends and a feisty pink Rhyhorn. Officer Jenny and Professor Oak explain that people are not allowed on the island since poachers would love to get their hand on the pokémon. However, Team Rocket is already ready to launch their plan to capture the pink pokémon.moreless
    • The Evolution Solution
      The Evolution Solution
      Season 1 - Episode 68
      10/2/99
      8.5
      Delia, Misty, and Brock leave Ash behind in Pallet Town while they head to Seafoam Island for a vacation. When goes looking for them at Oak's lab, he learns that Professor Oak is trying to figure out the secrets of Slowpoke's evolution. Oak then suggests that Ash should go visit Professor Westwood, the creator of the Pokédex and find out. Ash heads out and surprises they other when he arrives. They head to Westwood's lab where they follow him around as he also studies Slowpoke. Meanwhile, Giovanni is tired of Team Rocket's failures and commands them to go and steal the Pokémon from Westwood's lab.moreless
    • Meowth Rules!
      Meowth Rules!
      Season 2 - Episode 15
      3/25/00
      8.5
      Team Rocket has engine trouble and lands on an island where the natives are waiting for the "Great Meowth of Bounty" to arrive and fulfill an ancient prophecy. When Meowth gets mistaken for this great creature with special powers, he enjoys the special treatment and decides to play along. But, when he's unable to perform the ancient ritual that's expected of him, the treatment he gets becomes less and less enjoyable.moreless
    • A Goldenrod Opportunity
      A Goldenrod Opportunity
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      8/18/01
      8.5
      Our heroes have finally reached the next stop on the road to Johto: Goldenrod City! Looking to challenge the city's Gym Leader, Ash finds out the gym is closed for the day. Knowing they must wait until tomorrow, the gang decides to shop around and enjoy the city when they run into a local trainer, Whitney. After a close-encounter with Team Rocket, our heroes find out Whitney is actually the Goldenrod City Gym Leader! Whitney says that even though it is her day off she will battle him, but will ash be able to beat her and win his third Johto Badge?moreless
    • Foul Weather Friends
      Foul Weather Friends
      Season 3 - Episode 21
      2/10/01
      8.5
      Ash and friends come across a girl name Mariah and her pokémon Hoppip. Mariah uses her pokémon to forecast the weather. A brutal storm is heading their way and they must take cover before anything bad happens, but that's not so easy with the all of the pokémon that they must keep safe.moreless
    • You're a Star, Larvitar!
      You're a Star, Larvitar!
      Season 5 - Episode 52
      9/6/03
      8.5
      Ash and friends reach the base of Mount Silver, where they hope to return Larvitar to its birthplace. On their way, Ash faces a young trainer in Pokémon battle, pitting his Cyndaquil against the trainer's Magby. After the battle, Ash has thoughts about trying to make his Cyndaquil evolve. Following behind, Jessie and James notice all of the strong Pokémon that are getting read to compete in the Johto League. They then decide to steal all of them, and Larvitar.moreless
    • The Needs of the Three!
      Season 12 - Episode 46
      4/3/10
      8.5
      Team Galactic has almost achieved its ultimate goal. In order to complete their plan, Cyrus hires Pokémon Hunter J to catch the legendary Lake Guardians, Azelf, Uxie, and Mesprit. As J drops the Galactic Bomb on Lake Valor, Azelf appears. Gary is also at Lake Valor, but he is prevented from helping the Lake Guardians by Saturn. J captures Azelf, causing Uxie and Mesprit to arrive. J manages to capture them as well. Meanwhile, Looker is investigating Team Galactic on Mt. Coronet. Because of their connections, the Lake Guardians teleport Ash, Dawn, and Brock to Team Galactic's base to help them, but will they be able to save them in time?moreless
    • A Real Cleffa Hanger
      A Real Cleffa Hanger
      Season 8 - Episode 41
      4/15/06
      8.5
      Ash and friends are heading towards the Battle Factory where Ash hopes to earn his first Frontier Symbol. A Cleffa emerges from the bushes and makes some friends with Ash and May's Pokémon. It also takes a liking to Misty's Azurill. During a Team Rocket attack, Misty, Max, Pikachu, Azurill, and Cleffa are sent over a cliff and into a river below. Ash, May, and Brock head out to look for them as Misty and Max try to find their way back to them. Now they must find each other before Team Rocket finds them so that they can capture Cleffa.moreless
    • Turning Over A Nuzleaf!
      Turning Over A Nuzleaf!
      Season 6 - Episode 26
      3/27/04
      8.5
      While walking through Granite Cave, the gang stumble upon Loudred in the middle of a long sleep. When it is accidentally woken, the gang are forced to run and find themselves separated from Pikachu, Treecko, Torchic, Mudkip, Silcoon, Lotad and Corphish. While the worried trainers search, the Pokemon begin to fight among themselves until they find themselves attacked by a group of Nuzleaf. Will the Pokémon be reunited with their trainers?moreless
    • Bulbasaur... the Ambassador!
      Bulbasaur... the Ambassador!
      Season 5 - Episode 16
      9/23/02
      8.5
      Professor Oak and Tracey call Ash and say that they have a problem. The Grass and Water Pokémon in his lab, as well as a group of wandering pokémon are fighting over a lake all day and night. They want to borrow Bulbasaur since Bulbasaur has had experience in this manner. But will Bulbasaur be able to keep the three sides from fighting and attacking each other?moreless
    • The Garden of Eatin'
      The Garden of Eatin'
      Season 7 - Episode 48
      8/27/05
      8.5
      Ash and friends are on the way to Lilycove when they notice a sign for a banana garden. Max wants to go in because there are Slaktoh there. They find the gate to the place locked, but they go in anyway. When they go in they find the place empty, but then they feel shaking and the ground starts to open up. Just as it cracks open a man saves them and brings them to the reception office. They find out from the guy that a Snorlax is eating all the bananas and scaring the Slakoth. Seeing how Snorlax is disrupting the park, everyone agrees to help the man find a way to stop Snorlax. Meanwhile, Team Rocket notice the Snorlax and they plan to capture it and bring it to the boss.moreless
    • Following A Maiden's Voyage!
      Season 10 - Episode 1
      4/20/07
      8.5
      In the far-off region of Sinnoh, a girl named Dawn is finally 10 and has set out from her hometown of Twinleaf to meet Professor Rowan in Sandgem Town to receive her Starter Pokémon. Her dream is to take part in Super Contests positioned throughout the land. On her way, however, she gets lost. When she manages to reach the Lab, the three Starters, Turtwig, Piplup, and Chimchar, are fighting and Chimchar and Piplup escape the building. Now it's up to Dawn to get them all back so she can begin her journey.moreless
    • Tracey Gets Bugged
      Tracey Gets Bugged
      Season 2 - Episode 16
      4/1/00
      8.5
      On the way to the third Orange Island Gym, Ash and friends stop at an island inhabited by tons of bug pokémon (much to Misty's dismay). In the woods they find an injured Scyther and try to catch it so it can be taken to the Pokémon Center. Scyther tries to put up a fight but Tracey has Venonat put it to sleep and he catches it. At the center Nurse Joy tells them about how wild Scyther live and this must have been the former leader of its group. Later that day, Scyther break out of the center and goes to redeem itself. Meanwhile, following a encounter with the wild Scyther which causes part of Jessie's hair to be cut off, Team Rocket decide to capture all of them.moreless
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