Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of many friends, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for new Pokémon, while avoiding the likes of Team Rocket, as well as other evil organizations, as well as battling rivals, and meeting legendary Pokémon. Written by
Gotta catch 'em all!
Did You Know?
At nine seasons and counting (2006), this the longest running television series based on a video game and the longest running show ever on American network Kids WB. See more
Despite what the show frequently implies with Pikachu's attacks, electrical attacks can NEVER harm ground types. See more
James of Team Rocket
We have a proud tradition of failure to uphold.
Many times during the credits now, a Pokémon Karaokémon will play - this is where a jukebox will come up on the screen and a song will play, while the word come up on the screen, and a short video clip is shown. See more
Alternate-language version of Pokémon the Series: Ruby and Sapphire
(ninth theme song)
Written and Produced by John Loeffler
and David Wolfert
Performed by Jason Appleton See more