However, Ash and Lycanroc have mastered Continental Crush and send Team Rocket blasting off again, but this time Bewear rescues them. The season premiered in Japan on November 17, 2016 on. He is interrupted by Team Rocket, who have arrived on the island under their own orders to acquire new Pokémon for Giovanni; Mimikyu, who despises Pikachu, willingly sides with Team Rocket to battle Ash's Pokémon. December 8, 2018 July 19, 2018 142 days Dummy, You Shrunk the Kids! May 17, 2017 December 15, 2016 153 days Lillie's Egg-xhilarating Challenge! The Mystery of the Missing Crystal!! At his family's dairy farm, Kiawe assigns Popplio to work with his younger sister Mimo, but later finds the water Pokémon to be a great problem-solver with the farm's Tauros. Ash and Pikachu see another Island Guardian, Tapu Lele, who heals Ash's bruised hands.
But it may not be as innocent as it seems, and Ash and his friends will have to work together to protect the people and Pokémon they care about as they face a mysterious power like nothing they have ever seen. She and Snowy are saved by Ash and Mallow. Jessie eventually repairs Mimikyu's Pikachu disguise, but it is stolen by a flock of Murkrow who were actually after Jessie's donut. After Ash feeds the starving Rowlet, it returns the favor by helping him fight off Team Rocket. Hajimete no shima, hajimete no Pokemon-tachi!! With everyone safe, Kanoa finds the Mystic Water and gives it to Ida. After explaining about Gym Battles and Pokémon Leagues, Professor Kukui announces that the class will be engaging in Gym Battles against Brock and Misty.
July 1, 2017 March 9, 2017 114 days A Seasoned Search! Lillie decides to spend some time alone with her newfound partner and takes a walk with Snowy, while being followed secretly by Mallow and Ash. Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing. At last, Lillie uses her experiences with Snowy and Pikachu to finally get close to her Stoutland. July 6, 2017 2017-07-06 September 30, 2017 With no class today, Ash and Lana go Pokémon-fishing, but they may end up catching more than they bargained for since the lagoon they're fishing in may contain a water-type Totem Pokémon. Kiawe's Z-Move Inferno Overdrive proves useless against Brock's Mega-Evolved Steelix and Turtonator is defeated, but Ash and Pikachu's unorthodox strategy and his Z-move Gigavolt Havoc defeat Misty's Mega-Evolved Gyarados. That night, Gladion's Umbreon delivers a note to Ash agreeing to battle. Soon after, Tapu Koko appears and battles Ash and Pikachu in order to test their ability to use the Z-Ring.
July 1, 2017 March 2, 2017 121 days Crystal-Clear Sleuthing! Ash and Kiawe chase after it, which leads to a fierce battle between Marowak and Kiawe's Turtonator in which, even when using a Z-move, Turtonator is defeated. English Dub Ash Dresses Like a Girl! After watching a group of Crabrawler, following a Cutiefly to a meadow full of friendly bug Pokémon and having fun with a group of Alolan Exeggutor, they are overrun by a school of Wimpod who try to steal their snacks. June 22, 2017 2017-06-22 September 16, 2017 Olivia, the Akala Island Kahuna, and her Lycanroc appear at the school just in time to stop a fight between Kiawe's Charizard and a Tauros. June 24, 2017 February 23, 2017 121 days They Might Not Be Giants! Will the strange Pokémon called Nebby help jog his memory? January 26, 2019 August 30, 2018 149 days The Prism Between Light and Darkness! While searching, Team Rocket run into Team Skull. Previous sequences were broadcast on March 17, 2017. Will the strange Pokémon called Nebby help jog his memory? Rockruff, injured after falling into a river, is found by both Olivia's and Gladion's Lycanroc and brought to the Ruins of Life.
After the battle, Hala rewards Ash with a Fightinium Z, but Tapu Koko intervenes and replaces it with Electrium Z. During a school fishing trip, the class's Ride Pokémon are stolen by Team Rocket. Although Lillie tries to put up a fight with Snowy using Powder Snow, Team Rocket dominates her in battle. October 7, 2017 July 20, 2017 79 days Currying Favor and Flavor! July 16, 2018 February 8, 2018 158 days Acting True to Form! December 29, 2018 August 9, 2018 142 days I Choose Paradise! After Litten finally comes to terms with the loss of its friend, Ash asks Litten to join him, and Litten decides to test him by battling against Pikachu. Ash carries Stoutland to the Pokémon Center, where Ash, Pikachu, and Rotom learn that while Stoutland isn't seriously ill, it is getting very old and there is nothing Nurse Joy can do to help it. When Ash sees the Legendary Pokémon Solgaleo and Lunala in a dream, he makes a promise to them. However, with Sophocles as track spotter, some unorthodox moves and teamwork and Team Rocket's cheating exposed, Team Sophocles puts up a good fight.
Ash, Pikachu, and Rotom-Dex are searching for Pokémon to observe when they run into Team Rocket, who are under pressure from their boss to catch new Pokémon in the Alola region. The Mystery of the Lost Crystal!! Team Rocket's Meowth, who for reasons of his own has been secretly watching everything, seems pleased by the outcome. Kapu Kokeko to no saisen!! However, Team Rocket, who saw Gladion defeat the Team Skull grunts earlier, can't resist getting involved. July 9, 2018 February 1, 2018 158 days A Mission of Ultra Urgency! Preparing to return home, they find a Wimpod trapped inside a blocked cave. Ash and Gladion must work together to rescue Pikachu and Lycanroc. Pikachu and Raichu tie for second place.
Team Rocket have also returned to Kanto on orders, and their latest and old-school plot to steal everyone's Pokémon using a giant mecha reunites the original trio as battling partners including Ash's Lycanroc, Misty's Staryu, and Brock's Crobat. The angry Murkrow return in force, but Mimikyu resumes its Pikachu disguise and drives them off. February 16, 2019 October 7, 2018 132 days Turning the Other Mask! August 26, 2017 May 25, 2017 93 days Lulled to La-La Land! Really got quite sick of the pokemon anime around diamond pearl, if not before. . June 10, 2017 February 2, 2017 128 days Getting to Know You! The season premiered in Canada on on March 17, 2017.
November 25, 2017 September 14, 2017 72 days When Regions Collide! Will the strange Pokémon called Nebby help jog his memory? Thanks to his friends' suggestion, Ash decides to recruit the local Yungoos and Gumshoos. Olivia presents Ash with a Rockium Z-crystal and tells him that Rockruff may evolve soon. Search for the Island King!! The race has three stages: 1 a rocky terrain, 2 a desert terrain, and 3 an urban area, each with obstacles powered by a Pokémon. July 23, 2018 February 15, 2018 158 days Pushing the Fiery Envelope! Ash and his friends work together to cheer up Sophocles with a farewell party. Along with their new friend and the rest of the students at the Pokémon School, Ash and Pikachu explore the Aether Foundation, an organization dedicated to Pokémon conservation and care.
December 22, 2016 2016-12-22 May 18, 2017 Ash's class is assigned to look after a newly discovered Alolan Pokémon egg. The night before Ash and his mother are due to return home, the Melemele Island guardian Pokémon Tapu Koko, who has been watching Ash, appears to him and gives him a Z-Ring that will enable him to perform his own Z-Moves. Before the battle can be decided, Team Rocket are carried off by a wild Bewear. However, he's totally shocked when Lillie appears and calls Gladion her brother. When Ash's new Z-move Continental Crush fails, Kiawe's Z-move sends Team Rocket blasting off.
Ash's attempt to temporarily replace it with Rotom-Dex only makes things worse. April 13, 2017 2017-04-13 July 8, 2017 While training Litten, who is having trouble mastering Fire Fang, Ash accidentally incurs the wrath of an unfriendly Sandygast when Rockruff's Rock Throw knocks the shovel off its head. Rockruff is horrified by what it's done, but Ash forgives and encourages his Pokémon, and Rockruff goes on to defeat Lycanroc. October 21, 2017 August 3, 2017 79 days Rising from the Ruins! August 13, 2018 March 15, 2018 151 days Love at First Twirl! When Team Rocket try to steal the Mystic Water, they anger a Dhelmise that's been living on the wreck and trick it into attacking Kanoa's boat. Now they have to help the Wailmer and fend off the Bruxish at the same time. However, Bewear fails to appear and Team Rocket crashes separately, with Jessie and Mimikyu landing in a shopping mall.