About Episode – Still on their way to Goldenrod City, Ash and friends find themselves in a forest. They notice a birdhouse and a Noctowl being shooed away. Another Noctowl comes by, only this one is a different color and smaller than a normal Noctowl. The Noctowl pecks out the man hiding in the tree. He introduces himself to Ash and friends as Dr. Wiseman, collector of Rare Pokémon, like the shiny Noctowl. Dr. Wiseman says that the Noctowl in question always outsmarts him every time he tries to catch it. Later, Team Rocket enters the scene with their own plans for Noctowl. Can Ash be able to save it? And why does Meowth always break the fourth wall?
About Episode – While heading to Goldenrod City, Ash and co take a lunch break and decide to let their Pokémon come out and play, including Ash’s new Totodile. Totodile then hears the siren song of an Azumarill and instantly falls in love, but Azumarill does not return the feelings of Totodile when they first meet. Soon Ash and co. meet Trixie, a Pokémon magician and soon she and her Azumarill are reunited thanks to Totodile. Later, Team Rocket swoops in and steals all of Trixie’s Pokémon. Will Totodile be Azumarill’s knight in shining armor, or is their love never meant to be?
About Episode – n the next town, Ash and company see a Jenny who has a Spinarak to help her solve crimes. Knowing Ash and company as the trainers who helped her sister in New Bark Town, Jenny asks them for their help in solving some crimes that bear a resemblance to the crimes of the Black Arachnid, a figure who eight generations previously was known for being a legendary thief and for the Meowth that assisted him in his crimes.Ash and others find that Team Rocket are behind the thefts.
About Episode – On their trip to Violet City, Ash and company come across a trainer with two Bellossom who are trying to participate in a contest but just can’t get their rhythm right. Ash decides to try to help them out. Our heroes must help prepare an insecure Bellossom dance troupe for their upcoming exhibition—a chore that’s further complicated when Team Rocket attempts to steal the show with their raucous act.
About Episode – Heading into a forest which is inhabited by ghost Pokémon, Ash and company get tricked by illusions, but Gary tells them to see through them by getting a Hoothoot. Ash goes to get one and when he finds the rental place, he discovers the Hoothoot he can rent is a rowdy one.
About Episode – Ash and friends discover a forest where invading Pinsirs are causing heavy deforestation. Investigation reveals the root of the problem: Team Rocket is carelessly harvesting sap from a nearby woods, thereby upsetting the balance of nature.
About Episode – Ash encounters a Donphan and wants to capture it, thinking it’s wild, but finds out it is owned by a trainer who is looking for Amberite. Team Rocket however wants to get the Amberite and steal Donphan.
About Episode – Ash, Brock and Misty arrive in New Bark Town and Ash’s plan to register for the Johto League hit a snag when he and the team get involved in a case of a Totodile that Team Rocket has kidnapped.
About Episode – Heading to Violet City for the first gym, Ash and company meet Casey, a new Trainer who just got her first Pokémon, a Chikorita who eagerly challenges Ash to a battle. When Ash easily beats her with his Charizard, she gets upset and runs off wanting revenge. She makes an alliance with Team Rocket, who agree to help her beat Ash, that is, until she finds out that Team Rocket was just using her.