Mime, spied upon by Mew! Ash decides to help Rockruff train, and Rockruff learns to use Rock Throw. August 26, 2017 May 25, 2017 93 days Lulled to La-La Land! In order to regain the power of Z-Moves, Ash decides to undergo the island challenge. Ash and Kiawe are keen to help, with Ash acting as track partner and Kiawe as mechanic. Laugh and Cry, Island Queen!! Ash and his Pokémon must now battle Lurantis and its partner Castform, but there may be more to this than meets the eye. When he decides to catch it, he learns why it steals food from people.
For a complete episode listing, see the. Guided by , the Champion, the heroes manage to cripple Team Rocket's power. Sophocles's experiments with Steenee don't work out well, but he finds that Steenee can be a great night-time comfort. Lillie finally is able to touch a Pokémon, although she is only able to touch Snowy for now. Ash and his friends work together to cheer up Sophocles with a farewell party.
Naturally, this arouses Tapu Koko's interest. Soon after, the heroes meet the Champion and famous actress, , who possesses the power of and , the Gym Leader, who manages to obtain a Key Stone for her. May 11, 2017 2017-05-11 August 5, 2017 Sophocles and his family may be moving away, so Sophocles will have to leave the Pokémon school and all his friends. One by one, the gang except for Lillie is attacked, knocked out, and their energy drained from them. After encountering a bunch of Mareanie, the group splits up to find and observe Pokémon.
Despite his loss, Ash trains in the local fighting club and manages to defeat Lenora. Preparing to return home, they find a Wimpod trapped inside a blocked cave. Olivia presents Ash with a Rockium Z-crystal and tells him that Rockruff may evolve soon. Team Rocket turns up once again, but this time instead of stealing Pikachu they plan to steal all of the nectar. You are about to leave a site operated by The Pokémon Company International, Inc.
It premiered on November 17, 2016 in Japan and on May 12, 2017 in the United States, although the first two episodes aired as a sneak peek in on December 5, 2016. With his mother's permission, Ash decides to stay in Alola and enroll in the Pokémon school to learn more about Alolan Pokémon. Meanwhile, Kiawe takes the rest of the gang to visit his family's dairy farm where they're more interested in sampling the produce then in helping him , and Team Rocket doesn't have much luck with their own Totem Pokémon-fishing, especially when it's interrupted by Bewear. Meanwhile, Ash is reluctantly trying to prepare a report he has to give in front of his classmates, the school visitors and his own mother. After Rockruff defeats a Magmar that previously defeated it, Professor Kukui decides to leave Rockruff in Ash's care. It is there where Ash loses the gym match against , sister of Alexa, whom Ash met some time back. December 5, 2016 November 17, 2016 18 days Loading the Dex! Kiawe races a Rapidash on his Ride Charizard and then rides it.
The two gangs compete to acquire the Z-crystal. 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. With some training and support, Ash manages to defeat Viola and goes with Serena, Clemont and Bonnie through the region. However, with Sophocles as track spotter, some unorthodox moves and teamwork and Team Rocket's cheating exposed, Team Sophocles puts up a good fight. Once done, they arrive to Nimbasa City, but find Team Rocket causing trouble, as the trio is to capture all the Poké Balls from the Pokémon Center.
Misty and Brock are waiting for him at the airport, and Brock shows he hasn't changed as he first cares for Lillie's Snowy and then chases after a pretty flight attendant. Concerned for Rockruff, Ash and Pikachu chase after and find Rockruff, but Rockruff attacks Ash and, immediately ashamed, runs away. Team Rocket also starts following them and soon corners Lillie and Snowy. Pokémon: Indigo League English logo of Pokémon: Indigo League Main article: , a new trainer aiming to become the Pokémon Champion from , travels with his starter Pokémon,. To prepare for the Gym Match, Clemont flies off to Lumiose City, while Ash, Serena and Bonnie meet up with.
When Mallow's father and the gang arrive, Mallow's father recognizes Oranguru as his cooking teacher, and he and Mallow reconcile. Fortunately, the Dragonite is stopped and Ash manages to defeat , the final Gym Leader. Previous sequences were broadcast on March 17, 2017. Mimikyu's disguise has been badly damaged, so Jessie first devises a temporary disguise from a paper bag and then tries to find something new. However, Ash and Lycanroc have mastered Continental Crush and send Team Rocket blasting off again, but this time Bewear rescues them.
Mallow and Steenee have an unfortunate interaction with a Kanto Vileplume. If there is, then Lana is determined to battle it. January 12, 2019 August 16, 2018 149 days Filling the Light with Darkness! Misty, but each battle is taken to a new level with Brock and Misty both revealing they have Key Stones and using Mega-Evolution. When Brionne is knocked out and Dhelmise creates a deadly whirlpool, Lana and Popplio are able to use Hydro Vortex to defeat Dhelmise. While Ash and Lillie's butler, Hobbes, are having a practice battle, the Salandit attacks Lillie and the egg. Ash and Pikachu see another Island Guardian, Tapu Lele, who heals Ash's bruised hands.