Butwhile our heroes muse about various Pokemon and places, they disappear one byone—first appearing at the scenes of their musings, then reappearing back atschool! Max is really excited by all of the interesting projects the company is working on. Pelipper attacks Ash's Treecko with a Vine Whip. As part of Satoshi's first Island Trial Challenge, Hala tasks him with finding a solution to an infestation of Koratta and Ratta without fighting them. Episode Air Date Episode Name 1 Apr 01, 1997 2 Apr 08, 1997 3 Apr 15, 1997 4 Apr 22, 1997 5 Apr 29, 1997 6 May 06, 1997 7 May 13, 1997 8 May 20, 1997 9 May 27, 1997 10 Jun 03, 1997 11 Jun 10, 1997 12 Jun 17, 1997 13 Jun 24, 1997 14 Jul 01, 1997 15 Jul 08, 1997 16 Jul 15, 1997 17 Jul 22, 1997 18 Jul 29, 1997 19 Aug 05, 1997 20 Aug 12, 1997 21 Aug 19, 1997 22 Aug 26, 1997 23 Sep 02, 1997 24 Sep 09, 1997 25 Sep 16, 1997 26 Sep 23, 1997 27 Sep 30, 1997 28 Oct 07, 1997 29 Oct 14, 1997 30 Oct 21, 1997 31 Oct 28, 1997 32 Nov 04, 1997 33 Nov 11, 1997 34 Nov 18, 1997 35 Nov 25, 1997 36 Dec 02, 1997 37 Dec 09, 1997 38 Dec 16, 1997 39 Apr 16, 1998 40 Apr 16, 1998 41 Apr 23, 1998 42 Apr 30, 1998 43 May 07, 1998 44 May 14, 1998 45 May 21, 1998 46 May 28, 1998 47 Jun 04, 1998 48 Jun 11, 1998 49 Jun 18, 1998 50 Jun 25, 1998 51 Jul 02, 1998 52 Jul 09, 1998 53 Jul 09, 1998 54 Jul 16, 1998 55 Jul 23, 1998 56 Jul 30, 1998 57 Aug 06, 1998 58 Aug 13, 1998 59 Aug 20, 1998 60 Aug 27, 1998 61 Sep 03, 1998 62 Sep 10, 1998 63 Sep 17, 1998 64 Sep 24, 1998 65 Oct 05, 1998 66 Oct 05, 1998 67 Oct 08, 1998 68 Oct 15, 1998 69 Oct 22, 1998 70 Oct 29, 1998 71 Nov 05, 1998 72 Nov 12, 1998 73 Nov 19, 1998 74 Nov 26, 1998 75 Dec 03, 1998 76 Dec 10, 1998 77 Dec 17, 1998 78 Dec 24, 1998 79 Jan 01, 1999 80 Jan 07, 1999 81 Jan 14, 1999 82 Jan 21, 1999 83 Dec 04, 1999 Special Nov 10, 1999. May and Max begin to pull Ash back and forth to see what he should do: eat lunch, or find new pokémon, Ash on the other hand get extremely annoyed and decides that they can take a quick lunch break and later find pokémon. While Mallow and Steenee are learning the traditional Alola Hula from Anelain the market, Team Rocket spies on them and makes a plan to crash theperformance.
The students have lots of ideas—and varying degrees ofsuccess. They manage to find Team Rocket, but Jessie is not planning on giving May's Wurmple back. During the contest, Chaz and Janet both perform really well and make it to the final round, but who will be victorious? Meowthis filled with jealousy, but he can also breathe a sigh of relief, as thingsare back to normal again! 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? Throughout his adventures, Ash and friends meet countless enemies, allies, and monsters and begin to earn a reputation for themselves. 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. Kapu-Kokeko challenges Satoshi and Pikachu with the whole Pokémon school looking on. After Tapu Koko and the othersperform a ritual, little Nebby evolves into the mighty Solgaleo—one of theLegendary Pokémon of Alola! Will Ash be able to defeat Brawly and his Fighting-Type Pokémon and win his second badge? Always up for an adventure, Ash and Pikachu tag along, too! Satoshi needs to begin training for a possible rematch against Kapu-Kokeko. She then announces that she's not going to compete in gym battles.
He accidentally spills his drink on May's PokéNav and it looks broken. It features Ash Ketchum, his Pikachu, the two siblings from Lumiose City, Clemont and Bonnie, and his old childhood friend, Serena as they continue their adventures in the Kalos region, catching new Kalos Pokémon, and learning more new secrets of Mega Evolution. Ash, Max, Pikachu and their new Shroomish friend head off to find a Pokémon Center. It features 34 episodes of Ash Ketchum and his friends Dawn and Brock's adventure through Sinnoh from Sunyshore City to the Sinnoh Pokémon League at Lily of the Valley Island. . With help from her new friend Franklin, May catches the Wurmple she wanted. When Nina from the pancakerestaurant stops by to wish Ulu good luck, he vows to win for her sake.
Luckily, she gets some help from a trainer named Franklin. They battle them and take it back, but then the owners come by and accuse them of being the thieves. 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. The Torchic is a little troublemaker and attempts to escape! However, Satoshi must defeat their leader in battle in order to earn their cooperation. As the bondbetween Ash and Lycanroc grows, Tapu Bulu returns to its nap, satisfied thatthe training session was a success! Soon after, Tapu Koko battles Ash and Pikachu in order to test their ability to use the Z-Ring. To show theirgratitude, the Sandshrew present Lillie with her very own Icium Z! When Ash first gets to the gym, he meets Max, who is pretending to be the gym leader. As it turns out, Ash would have had to wait anyway.
Brock decides to stock up on supplies, while Max is eager to go hunting for city dwelling Pokémon. On Ash's first day at Pokémon school, Professor Kukui and the other students host a surprise welcome party for him, which includes contests against the other students' Pokemon. The Ultra Guardians spring intoaction to help Celesteela get home, but they have to be careful, as the UltraBeast is filled with explosive gas. It also features a plot involving Team Plasma and Ash returning to the Kanto region. 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 then tells May and Max about his friend Brock and how he always cooked meals for him and Misty and how he helped him out during their travels together. Ash Ketchum dreams of becoming a Pokemon master. A quirky little Lotad seems to have taken a liking to him as well. This time however, Anthony panics and the truth comes out. All of the strange noises and smells that the construction workers were hearing were actually the Shroomish. However, they are soon attacked by a school of Sharpedo. The Professor is on the island researching.
They claim to be researchers working on an evolution machine. Pelipper has been hiding Pokéballs inside its large beak. Meanwhile, Team Rocket has decided to catch all the Lotad in the lake and it's up to Brock's quirky Lotad friend and Pikachu to save the day. Thanks to his friends' suggestion, Satoshi decides to recruit the local Yangoos and Dekagoos. But will Pikachu's Iron Tail be enough to win him his first Hoenn League Badge? However, she is more interested in traveling then Pokémon. With the help of her Alolan Ninetales,Cerah introduces our heroes to the sport, and Lillie and Snowy are excited totry it together—even regaining their confidence after crashing during apractice run.
Preparing to return home, they find a Kosokumushi trapped inside a blocked cave. Although she does not get as high of score as she would have liked, she makes it past the appeals. They meet Old Man Swamp who takes care of Baby Mudkip that will eventually go to beginner trainers. Filled with jealousy, it evolves into a Toxapex and poisons James! Will May be able to save her newly captured pokémon? Fortunately, she runs into Professor Rowan on the street and follows him to the lab. 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. Team Rocket is making their way along the same path when they stumble upon a cage full of Ekans. With no electricity, all of the Pokémon are in danger - including May's Torchic.
What should have been a day of leisure, however, turns into one battle after another as both Team Rocket and Team Magma storm the very same museum in search of a rare rock discovered on the ocean floor. Desperate to avoid May's wrath, Max decides to go for it. It turns out that the area is actually a Pokémon preserve, and it's looked after by a girl named Katrina. 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. 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.