|1||1||โปเกมอน ฉันเลือกนาย! In English, Pokémon, I Choose You! (ポケモン！きみにきめた！ Pokemon! Kimi ni kimeta!)||1 เมษายน 2540||8 กันยายน 2541|
|การเดินทางของซาโตชิเริ่มต้นขึ้นเมื่อเขาได้รับโปเกมอนตัวแรกในชีวิตนั่นคือพิกะจูซึ่งดูเหมือนจะไม่ชอบซาโตชิ หลังจากพลาดท่าจากการจับป๊อปโปะ เขาขว้างก้อนหินและโดนหัวโอนิสุสุเมะโดยไม่ได้ตั้งใจ โอนิสุสุเมะตัวนั้นเริ่มโมโหและเรียกฝูงโอนิสุสุเมะออกมา ขณะที่ซาโตชิและพิกะจูกำลังวิ่งหนี เขาได้พบกับคาสึมิกำลังนั่งตกปลาและปั่นจักรยานของเธอหนีไป ซาโตชิและพิกะจูจะหลบฝูงโอนิสุสุเมะที่กำลังโกรธอยู่ได้หรือไม่|
|2||2||การต่อสู้ที่โปเกมอนเซ็นเตอร์ In English, Pokémon Emergency! (たいけつ！ポケモンセンター！ Taiketsu! Pokemon Sentā!)||8 เมษายน 2540||9 กันยายน 2541|
|ซาโตชิพาพิกะจูที่ได้รับบาดเจ็บไปรักษาที่โปเกมอนเซ็นเตอร์ของเมืองโทคิวะซิตี ขณะที่พิกะจูกำลังรักษาตัวอยู่นั้น ได้มีสมาชิกจากกลุ่มลึกลับที่ชื่อแก๊งร็อคเก็ต ได้เข้ามาจู่โจมโปเกมอนเซ็นเตอร์ โดยเจตนาจะขโมยโปเกมอนหายากและมีค่าภายในนั้น แต่พิกะจูมีพลังแกร่งกล้ามากเกินจนสามารถทำให้พวกแก๊งร็อคเก็ตพุ่งหายไปในท้องฟ้า ตอนนี้เป็นตอนแรกของซีรีส์ที่แก๊งร็อคเก็ตปรากฏตัว มีสมาชิกคือ มูซาชิ โคจิโร่ และโปเกมอนชื่อเนียส|
|3||3||ฉันจับโปเกมอนได้แล้ว! In English, Ash Catches a Pokémon (ポケモンゲットだぜ！ Pokemon getto da ze!)||15 เมษายน 2540||10 กันยายน 2541|
|ซาโตชิและคาสึมิเดินทางเข้าไปในป่าโทคิวะ ซึ่งซาโตชิได้จับโปเกมอนของเขาเป็นครั้งแรก และจับได้ถึง 2 ตัว นั่นคือคาเตอปี (ซึ่งคาสึมิเกลียดและกลัว) และพีเจียน ต่อมาคาเตอปีได้พัฒนาร่างเป็นทรานเซลหลังจากสู้กับแก๊งร็อคเก็ต|
|4||4||คำท้าของซามูไร In English, Challenge of the Samurai (サムライしょうねんのちょうせん！ Samurai shōnen no chōsen!)||22 เมษายน 2540||11 กันยายน 2541|
|ซาโตชิต้องการจะจับบีเดิลในป่าโทคิวะ แต่มีผู้ฝึกโปเกมอนคนหนึ่งมาท้าต่อสู้ เป็นเหตุให้บีเดิลหนีไปได้ ซาโตชิได้รับคำท้าต่อสู้เป็นครั้งแรกกับผู้ฝึกโปเกมอน แต่ฝูงสเปียร์ป่าเข้ามาทำลายการต่อสู้และลักพาตัวทรานเซลของซาโตชิไป ซึ่งต่อมามันได้พัฒนาร่างเป็นบัตเตอร์ฟรีมาช่วยชีวิตเขาไว้|
|5||5||การต่อสู้ที่นิบิยิม In English, Showdown in Pewter City (ニビジムのたたかい！ Nibi Jimu no tatakai!)||29 เมษายน 2540||14 กันยายน 2541|
|ซาโตชิและคาสึมิมาถึงเมืองนิบิซิตี และพบกับชายขายหิน เขาพาซาโตชิและคาสึมิไปที่โปเกมอนเซ็นเตอร์ ซาโตชินำโปเกมอนไปรักษาตัว ซาโตชิพร้อมแล้วที่จะท้าต่อสู้กับหัวหน้ายิมนิบิ คือ ทาเคชิ เพื่อคว้าเข็มกลัดอันแรกมาให้ได้ แต่ก็ต้องแพ้ ต่อมา ชายที่ซาโตชิเจอตอนต้นได้พาซาโตชิและพิกะจูไปที่เครื่องทดน้ำเพื่อทำให้พิกะจูแข็งแรงขึ้น หลังจากนั้น ซาโตชิท้าต่อสู้กับทาเคชิอีกครั้ง พิกะจูใช้ท่าไฟฟ้าแสนโวลต์ช็อตทั้งสนามแข่ง ขณะที่ซาโตชิดูเหมือนจะแพ้อีกครั้ง ทาเคชิหยุดการแข่งขันไว้เท่านั้น ทันใดนั้น เกิดไฟไหม้และน้ำไหลทะลัก ซาโตชิกำลังจะเอาชนะทาเคชิได้แล้วแต่น้อง ๆ ของทาเคชิมาห้ามไว้ ซาโตชิเดินออกจากยิมแต่ทาเคชิวิ่งไล่ตามเขาเพื่อมอบเข็มกลัดสีเทาให้เขา และความจริงแล้ว ชายลึกลับในตอนต้นเป็นพ่อของทาเคชิและดูแลยิมแทน ทาเคชิจึงตัดสินใจร่วมเดินทางกับซาโตชิ|
|6||6||ปิ๊ปปี้กับหินแสงจันทร์ In English, Clefairy and the Moon Stone (ピッピとつきのいし Pippi to Tsuki no Ishi)||6 พฤษภาคม 2540||15 กันยายน 2541|
|ซาโตชิ คาสึมิ และทาเคชิ มาถึงที่ภูเขาโอสึคิมิเพื่อตามหาแก๊งร็อคเก็ตที่กำลังทำอันตรายโปเกมอนที่นั่นอยู่ ในส่วนของทาเคชิก็ได้จับซูแบทเพิ่มมาหนึ่งตัว|
|7||7||สาวสวยใต้น้ำแห่งเมืองฮานาดะ In English, The Water Flowers of Cerulean City (ハナダシティのすいちゅうか Hanada Shiti no suichūka)||13 พฤษภาคม 2540||16 กันยายน 2541|
|ซาโตชิมาถึงเมืองฮานาดะซิตี เขาอยากได้เข็มกลัดอันที่ 2 เมื่อเขาไปถึงยิม เขาก็พบว่าหัวหน้ายิมคือคาสึมินั่นเอง|
|8||8||เส้นทางสู่โปเกมอนลีก In English, The Path to the Pokémon League (ポケモンリーグへのみち Pokemon Rīgu e no michi)||20 พฤษภาคม 2540||17 กันยายน 2541|
|9||9||Pokémon Victory Manual In English, The School of Hard Knocks (ポケモンひっしょうマニュアル Pokemon hisshō manyuaru)||May 27, 2540||September 18, 2541|
|Ash and his friends stumble upon a school made for Pokémon Trainers who would rather study than collect badges.|
|10||10||Bulbasaur of the Hidden Village In English, Bulbasaur and the Hidden Village (かくれざとのフシギダネ Kakurezato no Fushigidane)||June 3, 2540||September 21, 2541|
|Ash and his friends find a hidden village of recovering abandoned Pokémon, guarded by a surly and protective Bulbasaur. Then, Ash catches the Bulbasaur.|
|11||11||The Lost Pokémon – Charmander In English, Charmander – The Stray Pokémon (はぐれポケモン・ヒトカゲ Hagure Pokemon Hitokage)||June 10, 2540||September 22, 2541|
|A loyal Charmander is abandoned by its trainer who only wants tough Pokémon. Weakened by sitting in the rain, it is taken to a nearby Pokémon Center by Ash and his friends. Then, Ash capture the Charmander, gaining a new friend and Pokémon.|
|12||12||Enter Squirtle Corps! In English, Here Comes the Squirtle Squad (ゼニガメぐんだんとうじょう！ Zenigame-gundan tōjō!)||June 17, 2540||September 23, 2541|
|Ash arrives in a town that is being terrorized by a gang of Squirtle, known as Squirtle Squad, and decides it's time to put a stop to the madness. In the end, he caught the leader of the Squirtle Squad, gaining yet another friend and Pokémon.|
|13||13||Bill's Lighthouse In English, Mystery at the Lighthouse (マサキのとうだい Masaki no tōdai)||June 24, 2540||September 24, 2541|
|When the Krabby Ash catches disappears, he goes to a nearby lighthouse to see if it reached Professor Oak's lab. The keeper of the lighthouse is Bill, a Pokémon Watcher who is searching for a mysterious Pokémon. Bill teaches them about Pokémon and they get to see a mysterious Pokémon.|
|14||14||Electric Shock Showdown! Vermilion Gym In English, Electric Shock Showdown (でんげきたいけつ！クチバジム Dengeki taiketsu! Kuchiba Jimu)||July 1, 2540||September 25, 2541|
|Ash finally arrives in Vermilion City and is ready to prove that he can defeat a Gym Leader through battle rather than sympathy. However, his opponent has a very tough Raichu that has made the Pokémon Center very busy...|
|15||15||Battle of the St. Anne! In English, Battle Aboard the St. Anne (サントアンヌごうのたたかい！ Santo Annu gō no tatakai!)||July 8, 2540||September 28, 2541|
Ash 'wins' a ticket to take a trip on a luxury cruise ship, the Saint Anne. However, this is a scheme devised by Giovanni, who plans to steal the Pokémon of all the trainers onboard.Note: This was the first episode to air in the USA on September 7, 2541 as a "sneak preview episode". The actual series began the following day on September 8, 2541. 
|16||16||Pokémon Adrift In English, Pokémon Shipwreck (ポケモンひょうりゅうき Pokemon hyōryūki)||July 15, 2540||September 29, 2541|
|The St. Anne flips over and sinks to the bottom of the sea after a perilous storm. All the passengers managed to escape, except for Ash, Misty, Brock and Team Rocket, who are trapped on board. After regaining consciousness, Ash, Misty, Brock and Team Rocket discover their predicament and have to work together to escape.|
|17||17||Island of Giant Pokémon!? In English, Island of the Giant Pokémon (きょだいポケモンのしま!? Kyodai Pokemon no shima!?)||July 22, 2540||September 30, 2541|
|Now hit by a Dragon Rage attack from wild Gyarados at sea, the humans are separated from their Pokémon on an island containing many giant Pokémon run by none other than the wicked Team Rocket boss Giovanni himself.|
|18||18||Holiday at Porta Vista In English, Beauty and the Beach (アオプルコのきゅうじつ Aopuruko no kyūjitsu)||July 29, 2540||June 24, 2000|
Ash and his friends have finally arrived in Porta Vista, a beachside tourist town. After destroying an old man's ship, they must help in the old man's business.Note: The dubbing of this episode was skipped due to a scene where James puts on inflatable breasts. When it was finally dubbed and aired in 2000, the scenes were removed.
|19||19||Tentacruel, Tentacool In English, Tentacool & Tentacruel (メノクラゲドククラゲ Menokurage Dokukurage)||August 5, 2540||October 1, 2541|
Stuck in Porta Vista because they missed the boat, Ash and friends sit around waiting for the next boat and witness a great explosion. They later discover that it is a group of Tentacool that is attacking the boats. Ash and his friends manage to appease the Tentacool and continue on their journey.Note: This episode was removed from rotation following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
|20||20||The Poison/Grass/Water Pokémon and the Summer Festival In English, The Ghost of Maiden's Peak (ゆうれいポケモンとなつまつり Yūrei Pokemon to natsumatsuri)||August 12, 2540||October 2, 2541|
|The boat that Ash and his friends was, lands at a small town. This town is celebrating Obon. Brock and James both see a girl standing by the sea who disappears, and while Brock falls for this mirage girl, Ash, Misty and Team Rocket have a different plan. They try to stop Brock and James and suddenly, the maiden reveals herself as Ghastly, a ghost Pokémon. It is revealed that the maiden actually exists as a ghost and is still waiting for the one she loves to return. When Ash battles the Gastly with Squirtle/Bulbasaur, he turns to Venustoise (Venusaur + Blastoise).|
|21||21||Bye Bye Butterfree In English, Bye Bye Butterfree (バイバイバタフリー Bai Bai Batafurī)||August 19, 2540||October 5, 2541|
|As the group continues on their way, they notice a flock of Butterfree out over the ocean. Brock informs Ash that it is the mating season for all of the Butterfree. Ash releases Butterfree so that it can mate.|
|22||22||Sabrina! Psychic Showdown! In English, Abra and the Psychic Showdown (ケーシィ！ちょうのうりょくたいけつ！ Kēshī! Chōnōryoku taiketsu!)||August 26, 2540||October 6, 2541|
|Ash and his friends finally arrived at Saffron City. Ash has found the Saffron Gym, but is warned by a strange man not to go in. Ash goes in anyway to discover a strange training facility. He battles Sabrina who has two personalities; that of an evil trainer, and that of a little girl. Transported into a toy box set, the group is rescued by the strange man who gives Ash a tip that he may be able to beat Sabrina with a ghost Pokémon from Lavender Town.|
|23||23||I Got it at Pokémon Tower! In English, The Tower of Terror (ポケモンタワーでゲットだぜ！ Pokemon Tawā de getto da ze!)||September 2, 2540||October 7, 2541|
On their way to Lavender Town, the woods suddenly become foggy. The group fights a bit and arrives at the ghost tower. Team Rocket encounters the ghost Pokémon while setting a trap for Ash and his friends, and end up getting frightened by the ghost Pokémon. The gang hear screaming from the tower and are afraid to go in. They learn that it was a Gastly, Haunter and Gengar looking for playmates. After having fun with Ash, Haunter decides to follow Ash as his new Pokémon.Note: After the September 11 attacks, this episode was banned on certain TV networks due to the title.
|24||24||Haunter vs. Kadabra! In English, Haunter versus Kadabra (ゴーストＶＳエスパー！ Gōsuto VS Esupā!)||September 9, 2540||October 8, 2541|
|Ash and his friends go back to Saffron City ready to try again for the Marsh Badge in the Gym. Ash asks Haunter for help to defeat Sabrina and Haunter agrees. Haunter disappears on Ash during the match and Brock and Misty get turned into dolls. During the next match, Haunter suddenly appears in front of Sabrina while Kadabra and Pikachu are battling. Sabrina and her Kadabra become unable to battle after being sent into peals of laughter by Haunter, giving Ash the victory.|
|25||25||Don't Get Angry, Primeape! In English, Primeape Goes Bananas (おこらないでねオコリザル！ Okoranaide ne Okorizaru!)||September 16, 2540||October 9, 2541|
|Ash is on his way towards Celadon City, and they encounter a Mankey. The Mankey starts chasing them. Later on, the Mankey steals Ash's hat. Ash tries to get it back and fails. Team Rocket arrive to get Pikachu and when Mankey walks by, James kicks it away and it evolves into Primeape. They run away from it. After remembering the words Prof. Oak say, Ash captures it.|
|26||26||Erika and Gloom In English, Pokémon Scent-sation! (エリカとクサイハナ Erika to Kusaihana)||September 23, 2540||October 9, 2541|
|When Ash reaches the Celadon Gym, he is kicked out. He soon discovers that it is only for people who love perfume. So, with the help of Team Rocket, Ash sneaks into the Gym disguised as a girl. In the Gym, his disguise is ruined by Misty, Brock and Pikachu. During the battle, Team Rocket interrupts and sets the Gym on fire. After rescuing Gloom, Ash is presented with the Rainbow Badge.|
|27||27||Sleeper and Pokémon Hypnotism!? In English, Hypno's Naptime (スリーパーとポケモンがえり！？ Surīpā to Pokemon gaeri!?)||September 30, 2540||October 13, 2541|
|Ash has won his fifth badge and is still behind his rival, Gary. Meanwhile, Ash and his friends arrived at a town where many of the town's children are disappearing. Ash and his friends found the culprit which was Hypno. Drowzee manages to change all the children and Pokémon back to normal. Misty effortlessly captures a Psyduck she does not want.|
|28||28||Vulpix! Breeder Showdown! In English, Pokémon Fashion Flash (ロコン！ブリーダーたいけつ！ Rokon! Burīdā taiketsu!)||October 7, 2540||October 14, 2541|
|Team Rocket plans a scheme to steal many Pokémon by opening a barber shop. Ash and his friends meet Susie, a famous Pokémon breeder. At the end, Brock gains a Vulpix when Susie tells him to look after it as she goes off to learn more about Pokémon breeding.|
|29||29||Fighting Pokémon! Huge Battle! In English, The Punchy Pokémon (かくとうポケモン！だいバトル！ Kakutō Pokemon! Dai Batoru!)||October 14, 2540||October 15, 2541|
|To make a father go home to his daughter, Ash enters a fighting tournament with his Primeape. After winning, the man promise to make Primeape stronger so, Ash gives it away.|
|30||30||Do Coil Dream of Electric Mice!? In English, Sparks Fly for Magnemite (コイルはでんきネズミのユメをみるか!? Koiru wa denki nezumi no yume o miru ka!?)||October 21, 2540||October 16, 2541|
|The group arrives in Gringy City where everything is dark and gloomy. A Magnemite follows Pikachu everywhere ever since it caught a peculiar illness, but it's the Grimers and Muk that are causing trouble in a local Power Plant. Ash captures Muk, but sends it to Professor Oak because of the smell leaking out of Ash's Pokéball.|
|31||31||Full of Digda! In English, Dig Those Diglett (ディグダがいっぱい！ Diguda ga ippai!)||October 28, 2540||October 19, 2541|
|Ash finds himself among a group of Pokémon Trainers hired to protect a construction site from interfering ground Pokémon. Jessie's Ekans and James' Koffing evolve into Arbok and Weezing respectively. The construction is shut down after it is revealed that the construction site is interfering by the Digletts.|
|32||32||Sekichiku Ninja Showdown! In English, The Ninja Poké-Showdown (セキチクにんじゃたいけつ！ Sekichiku ninja taiketsu!)||November 4, 2540||October 20, 2541|
|The group finds a strange looking mansion-sized ninja style building. They explore it and encounter various traps. They discover that this is the Fuchsia Gym and Ash battles the Gym Leader for the Soul Badge.|
|33||33||The Great Race of Fire Pokémon! In English, The Flame Pokémon-athon! (ほのおのポケモンだいレース！ Honō no Pokemon dai rēsu!)||November 11, 2540||October 21, 2541|
|The group arrive at the Laramy Ranch where a family of ranchers prepares for an annual Pokémon race. Ash takes over as Ponyta's rider when Laura gets hurt. Then, the Ponyta evolves and wins the race.|
|34||34||Kangaskhan's Lullaby In English, The Kangaskhan Kid (ガルーラのこもりうた Garūra no komori uta')||November 18, 2540||October 22, 2541|
|Ash and his friends have arrived in the Safari Zone. They come across a wild boy named Tommy that leads a herd of Kangaskhan. They eventually find Tommy's parents who were searching for him since he was only three.|
|35||--||The Legend of Dratini In English, (ミニリュウのでんせつ Miniryū no densetsu)||November 25, 2540||UNAIRED|
Ash and his friends get challenged by Team Rocket in seeing who can capture the most Pokémon within the Safari Zone, with Ash catching a whole herd of Tauros. As soon as Ash and his friends head out Pokémon hunting, Team Rocket manages to get the drop on the game warden (Mr. Kaiza) and forces him into giving up the location on where Dratini is (the Dragon Valley). In the end, Ash, his friends, Team Rocket, and Kaiza end up seeing the legendary Dratini and Dragonair, with our heroes saving the day.Note: In North America, this episode was banned due to the excessive use of guns which subsequently caused continuity problems due to Ash capturing a herd of Tauros.
|36||35||Stormy Cycling Road In English, The Bridge Bike Gang (あらしのサイクリングロード Arashi no Saikuringu Rōdo)||December 2, 2540||October 23, 2541|
|Continuing their journey, the group came across a bridge which could be used as a shortcut to the next town. They soon discovered that the bridge is too long to walk and they would need bicycles to cross. They go to the Pokémon Center where Nurse Joy asks them to take some medicine to a sick Pokémon across the bridge. Can they make in time? On their way, a Bicycle gang appears to cause trouble!|
|37||36||Metamon and the Copycat In English, Ditto's Mysterious Mansion (メタモンとものまねむすめ Metamon to monomane musume)||December 9, 2540||October 26, 2541|
|During a storm, Ash and his friends arrives at a mysterious Mansion. While at the Mansion, Ash met a girl with a Ditto that doesn’t transform well. Ash and his friends decide to help out the girl and her Ditto. Meanwhile, Team Rocket tries to steal the Ditto so it can transform into a Dratini which they can give to the boss.|
|38||--||Computer Soldier Porygon In English, (でんのうせんしポリゴン Dennō senshi Porigon)||December 16, 2540||UNAIRED|
Ash and his friends arrive at a chaotic Pokémon Center; Ash asks Nurse Joy what is wrong. She tells our heroes that the Pokéball transfer machine is having problems. The Pokémon she sends arrive at another Pokémon Center as a different Pokémon! Professor Akihabara, the inventor of the Pokémon Transport System, explains that some thieves have intruded on the system and are causing havoc. The professor then sends our heroes and his Porygon into the virtual world, will they be able to help Nurse Joy and avoid getting deleted?Note: This episode caused over 700 Japanese children to suffer seizures due to a flashing strobe effect of a red and blue flash. The episode was never commercially released or re-broadcast anywhere in the world. The show went on a four month hiatus in Japan following this event.
|39||37||Pikachu's Forest In English, Pikachu's Goodbye (ピカチュウのもり Pikachū no mori')||April 16, 2541||November 20, 2541|
The group come into a forest where it is quiet and peaceful. They notice a large group of Pikachu that Ash's Pikachu tries to make friends with. At the end, Ash tries to leave Pikachu behind, thinking it is better off with its own kind. Note: This episode was created after the EP038 incident: the episode schedule did not include this episode before the incident. The original EP039 was supposed to be "Holiday Hi-Jynx".Later, it was first aired as a 1 hour special along with "The Battling Eevee Brothers".
|40||38||The 4 Eievui Brothers In English, The Battling Eevee Brothers (イーブイ４きょうだい Ībui yon kyōdai)||April 16, 2541||October 27, 2541|
While traveling through the woods, the group encounters an Eevee that was apparently abandoned by a tree. They take it to its address in Stone Town and find it belongs to a little boy. All the Pokémon at the Evolution Party gets stolen by Team Rocket. They are eventually defeat by Mikey and Eevee who saved his 3 brothers and their Jolteon, Flareon and Vaporeon. Note: It was originally going to air on January 6, 2541.Later, it was first aired as the second part of a 1 hour special along with "Pikachu's Goodbye".
|41||39||Wake Up! Kabigon! In English, Wake Up Snorlax! (おきろ！カビゴン！ Okiro! Kabigon!)||April 23, 2541||October 28, 2541|
|Ash and his friends continue on their journey. The group arrived at a town which is having problems with their water source. It seems that a Snorlax is blocking the water path.|
|42||40||Showdown! Pokémon Gym! In English, Showdown at Dark City (たいけつ！ポケモンジム！ Taiketsu! Pokemon Jimu!)||April 30, 2541||October 29, 2541|
|Entering Dark City, Ash and his friends discover that Pokémon Trainers aren't liked due to two warring Gyms who involve Ash and the gang as well as Team Rocket in their feuds. Can Ash stop the feud?|
|43||41||The Huge March of the Nassy Squad! In English, The March of the Exeggutor Squad (ナッシーぐんだんだいこうしん！ Nasshī gundan daikōshin!)||May 7, 2541||October 30, 2541|
When at a carnival, Ash and his friends meet a Magician who is really losing his touch and no longer very well. In his effort to get good, he decides to hypnotise Ash and uses his Pokémon to capture loads of Exeggutor. But the Exeggutor end up hypnotising themselves. Luckily, they were saved by Charmander. Later, Ash's Charmander evolves into a disobedient Charmeleon.Note: In the first US run of the series, this was the final episode to be shown on Cartoon Network before it was moved to Kids WB. The show also went on a 3 month hiatus in the US.
|44||42||Paras and Parasect In English, The Problem with Paras (パラスとパラセクト Parasu to Parasekuto)||May 14, 2541||February 13, 1999|
|Having ran out of medicine, Ash and his friends go to a local place to get some Potions. However, they don't have much due to the owner's Paras being weak. Can Ash and company help train the Paras so it can evolve into Parasect?|
|45||43||Sing! Purin! In English, The Song of Jigglypuff (うたって！プリン！ Utatte! Purin!)||May 21, 2541||February 20, 1999|
|Entering a bustling Metropolis where everyone is tired and rude, Ash and his friends find a Jigglypuff who is too shy to sing. Realising they can kill two birds with one stone... Misty tries to teach the Jigglypuff to sing.|
|46||44||Revival!? Fossil Pokémon! In English, Attack of the Prehistoric Pokémon (ふっかつ!? かせきポケモン！ Fukkatsu!? Kaseki Pokemon!)||May 28, 2541||February 27, 1999|
|Arriving at a canyon to find an old fashioned fossil hunt, Ash, Gary and the gang decided to join in. But Team Rocket arrives and intends to blow the canyon up. In doing so, Ash and Pikachu fall into a pit which is full of awakened ancient Pokémon. Their only hope may last in Ash's disobedient Charmeleon, which evolves into a still disobedient Charizard even though he possess 6 Gym Badges allowing Pokémon up to level 70 to obey him.|
|47||45||Lucky's Medical Records In English, A Chansey Operation (ラッキーのカルテ Rakkī no karute)||June 4, 2541||March 6, 1999|
|After Pikachu gets an apple stuck in its throat, Ash and his friends rush it to a hospital. After being treated, they hear of a traffic accident that has left many Pokémon injured so Ash and the gang are recruited to help treat the Pokémon.|
|48||46||Gardie and Kojirō In English, Holy Matrimony! (ガーディとコジロウ Gādi to Kojirō)||June 11, 2541||March 13, 1999|
|After finding a missing person sign featuring James, Ash and his friends decide to find James and inform him of his parents' demise. However when James' parents turn out to be alive, they concoct a plan to get James married to Jessibelle. Will James suffer the wrath of Jessibelle or will he stay with Team Rocket and Jessie?|
|49||47||Kamonegi's Easy Mark In English, So Near, Yet So Farfetch'd (カモネギのカモ Kamonegi no Kamo)||June 18, 2541||March 20, 1999|
When Misty's Pokéballs are stolen by Farfetch'd, Ash and the gang go to investigate to try and find the thief and get all the stolen things back.Note: This episode was supposed to be aired after "Princess Versus Princess, because Jessie claims to already have Lickitung, yet Lickitung wasn't caught until a later episodes.
|50||48||Togepy is Whose!? In English, Who Gets to Keep Togepi? (トゲピーはだれのもの!? Togepī wa dare no mono!?)||June 25, 2541||March 27, 1999|
|When the egg Ash found hatches into a brand new Pokémon, everyone wants to own it. So they decided to do a small Pokémon Tournament. Ash, who found it, claims he should be the one to keep it.|
|51||49||Fushigidane's Mysterious Garden In English, Bulbasaur's Mysterious Garden (フシギダネのふしぎのはなぞの Fushigidane no fushigi na hanazono)||July 2, 2541||April 3, 1999|
|When Bulbasaur gets injured in a battle, it starts to feel different. Noting that it was time for the Bulbasaur festival, Bulbasaur gets kidnapped by a group of Bulbasaur and taken to the festival to evolve.|
|52||50||Fierce Fighting! Pokémon Hinamatsuri In English, Princess vs. Princess (げきとう！ポケモンひなまつり Gekitō! Pokemon Hinamatsuri)||July 9, 2541||September 4, 1999|
It is the Princess Festival and Misty and Jessie are going all out for it. After hours of shopping, they both decide to enter the Princess Festival Battle Tournament.Note: This episode was originally scheduled to air on Girls' Day itself, on March 3, 2541, but was rescheduled in the aftermath of EP038. The original airing schedule suggests that this episode takes place between EP047 and EP048.
|53||51||It's Children's Day! Everyone Gather! In English, The Purr-fect Hero (こどものひだよ！ぜんいんしゅうごう！ Kodomo no Hi da yo! Zen'in shūgō!)||July 9, 2541||September 11, 1999|
Ash and his friends arrive at a small school on "Kids Day" and let the children play with their Pokémon. One of the children only wants to meet Meowth after being saved by a wild one from a Beedrill when he was young. Team Rocket's Meowth pretends to be his hero, but is soon caught out by Misty. Later, Timmy is saved again by the wild Meowth again.Note: This episode was originally scheduled to air on Children's Day itself, on May 5, 2541, but was rescheduled in the aftermath of EP038.
|54||52||Gardie the Police Dog In English, The Case of the K-9 Capers! (けいさつけんガーディ Keisatsuken Gādi)||July 16, 2541||April 10, 1999|
|When Ash and his friends see a group of Growlithe training against a Policeman posing as a robber, Ash decides for him and Pikachu to do the same training to get the best they can be. However when Team Rocket comes to steal them, the Pokémon get mixed up.|
|55||53||The Photo Op is Pikachu In English, Pokémon Paparazzi (シャッターチャンスはピカチュウ Shattā chansu wa Pikachū)||July 23, 2541||April 17, 1999|
|Ash meets a photographer named Todd.|
|56||54||Pokémon League License Test!? In English, The Ultimate Test (ポケモンけんていしけん!? Pokemon Rīgu kentei shiken!?)||July 30, 2541||April 24, 1999|
|While travelling, Ash notes it has been a long time since his last Badge, so Todd suggests he takes the Pokémon League exam. Winning this will get you immediate entry into the Pokémon League.|
|57||55||The Breeding Center Secret! In English, The Breeding Center Secret (そだてやのひみつ！ Sodateya no himitsu!)||August 6, 2541||May 1, 1999|
After putting Psyduck in a breeding center, Misty relises she needs it to get some food from a generous chef. But when she goes to get it, Ash and the gang discover a diabolical plot by 2 new Team Rocket members, Cassidy and Butch, who are trying to steal Pokémon, and in doing so, Ash and the gang get captured and arrested.Note: In Japan, this was the final Original 1st Season Episode of Pokémon, and in the US, this was the final episode to end with the PokéRap. From the next episode, and up until the end of Season 2, episodes ended with Pikachu's Jukebox.
|58||56||Burn! Guren Gym! In English, Riddle Me This (もえろ！グレンジム！ Moero! Guren Jimu!)||August 13, 2541||September 18, 1999|
|Heading to Cinnabar Island, Ash is dismayed to find the Gym gone from the Island. Desperate for his 7th badge, Ash goes around and meets Blaine, a riddle master who tells him that the Gym had moved.|
|59||57||Decisive Battle! Guren Gym！ In English, Volcanic Panic (けっせん！グレンジム Kessen! Guren Jimu!)||August 20, 2541||September 18, 1999|
|Having lost his match at the Cinnabar Gym, Ash is upset and intends to battle again. But when Team Rocket invade the Gym and cause the volcano to begin erupting, Ash and Blaine, along with their Charizard and Magmar, must work together to stop it. After that, Ash battles Blaine again.|
|60||58||Kamex's Island In English, Beach Blank-Out Blastoise (カメックスのしま Kamekkusu no shima)||August 27, 2541||September 20, 1999|
|On their way back to Kanto, Ash discovers that the ruler of a small island will not awake from its slumber.|
|61||59||Hanada Gym! Underwater Battle! In English, The Misty Mermaid (ハナダジム！すいちゅうのたたかい！ Hanada Jimu! Suichū no tatakai!)||September 3, 2541||September 23, 1999|
|Back into Cerulean City, Misty has been asked to help out with a new performance by her sisters. She decides to help for this underwater play with Pokémon, but Team Rocket arrive and ruin things.|
|62||60||Piipi vs. Purin In English, Clefairy Tales (ピッピVSプリン Pippi VS Purin)||September 10, 2541||September 25, 1999|
|In Viridian City, Ash and his friends are victim to several thefts by some Clefairy. Whilst investigating with Professor Boffin, they discover the Clefairy are building a space ship.|
|63||61||Tokiwa Gym! The Last Badge! In English, The Battle of the Badge (トキワジム！さいごのバッジ！ Tokiwa Jimu! Saigo no Bajji!)||September 17, 2541||September 25, 1999|
|In Viridian City, Ash goes to the Gym, but Gary gets in there before him and gets beaten by a never before seen Pokémon, Mewtwo. Luckily Giovanni leaves the Gym and puts Jessie and James in charge.|
|64||62||Barrierd of the Pokémon Circus In English, It's Mr. Mime Time (ポケモンサーカスのバリヤード Pokemon Sākasu no Bariyādo)||September 24, 2541||September 27, 1999|
|Heading back to Pallet Town, Ash and his friends see a Mr. Mime trying to escape from its trainer who runs a circus. Unable to get the Mr. Mime to act, Ash and the gang have to find another one. The gang choose to dress up Ash so he can look like a Mr. Mime.|
|65||63||Rougela's Christmas In English, Holiday Hi-Jynx (ルージュラのクリスマス Rūjura no Kurisumasu)||October 5, 2541||December 11, 1999|
Ash, Misty, Brock, Pikachu and Togepi(unseen) must return a lost Jynx to Santa before Christmas, with the help of a Lapras. Meanwhile, Jessie attempts to take revenge on Santa for stealing her favorite doll when she was young.Note: This episode shows Ash battling a Jynx with his Charmander, when he has had a Charizard for a long while. Because this episode was supposed to be aired as EP39, but due to EP38, it was aired at a later date.
|66||64||Iwark the Bivouac In English, Snow Way Out (イワークでビバーク Iwāku de Bibāku)||October 5, 2541||December 18, 1999|
Ash and his friends are trapped in a snow storm. Brock suggests that the group uses his Onix to create a bivouac. They're about to start when a strong gust of wind blows Pikachu away, which cause Ash to go save Pikachu. After saving Pikachu who is about to fall off a cliff, Ash finds himself separated from the rest of the group.Note: This episode was supposed to be aired as EP40, but due to EP38, it was aired at a later date.
|67||65||Rival Showdown! Okido Research Lab In English, Showdown at the Po-Ké Corral (ライバルたいけつ！オーキドけんきゅうじょ Raibaru taiketsu! Ōkido kenkyūjo)||October 8, 2541||September 30, 1999|
|Back in Pallet Town, Ash finds Gary already there wanting to partake in the Pokémon League. Having a constant quarrel with Gary, Oak tells them both the meaning of Pokémon. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is trying to get inside the Lab to steal the Pokémon.|
|68||66||When Yadon Becomes Yadoran In English, The Evolution Solution (ヤドンがヤドランになるとき Yadon ga Yadoran ni naru toki)||October 15, 2541||October 2, 1999|
|Ash goes to the Seafoam Islands to help Professor Oak with his research. There, Professor Westwood V is trying to discover the mystery of how Slowpoke evolves into Slowbro. Jessie then captures a Shellder, and tries to rush a Slowpoke's evolution, forcing Psyduck to stall the evolution.|
|69||67||The Legend of the Surfing Pikachu In English, The Pi-Kahuna (なみのりピカチュウのでんせつ Naminori Pikachū no densetsu)||October 22, 2541||October 2, 1999|
|Ash and the gang take some time off to go surfing. However, while surfing, Ash passes out, but thankfully rescued by a surfer named Victor and his Pikachu, Puka. Victor then reveals his plans to surf a tsunami called "Humungadunga" and become a surfing legend.|
|70||68||Kusaihana of the Botanical Garden In English, Make Room for Gloom (しょくぶつえんのクサイハナ Shokubutsuen no Kusaihana)||October 29, 2541||October 4, 1999|
|Ash goes to a flower garden to get some fertilizer for Delia. But Bulbasaur sniffs the flowers and becomes paralyzed.|
|71||69||Pokémon the Movie! In English, Lights, Camera, Quack-tion! (ポケモン・ザ・ムービー！ Pokemon za Mūbī!)||November 5, 2541||October 8, 1999|
|When there's a Pokémon movie made nearby, Ash and his friends put their Pokémon in for audition. Misty's Psyduck gets the main role while the others get minor roles.|
|72||70||Nyarth's ABCs In English, Go West Young Meowth (ニャースのあいうえお Nyāsu no aiueo)||November 12, 2541||October 9, 1999|
Ash and his friends have gone to Hollywood to see the premier of the movie. Team Rocket follows them to find Meowth has history in this town; it is where he learnt to speak to win the heart of a female Meowth. However, that Meowth has become part of a gang of Persians.Note: An alternate title for the episode on the third Indigo League box set is "Hollywood Heartbreak".
|73||71||Enter Elite Four Shiba! In English, To Master the Onix-pected (してんのうシバとうじょう！ Shitennō Shiba tōjō!)||November 19, 2541||October 11, 1999|
|After watching Elite Four member Bruno on TV, Ash and his friends decide to do training in the mountains to be as strong as Bruno. However, they meet Bruno and Bruno manipulates them to do some menial tasks for him. Meanwhile, a giant Onix is on a rampage.|
|74||72||Clash! Super-Ancient Pokémon In English, The Ancient Puzzle of Pokémopolis (げきとつ！ちょうこだいポケモン Gekitotsu! Chō kodai Pokemon)||November 26, 2541||October 14, 1999|
|While training, Ash and his friends accidentally uncover some ruins of Pokémopolis, an ancient city. After a bit of research, they find a giant Gengar and a giant Alakazam and start fighting.|
|75||73||Garagara's Bone Club In English, Bad to the Bone (ガラガラのホネこんぼう Garagara no Hone konbō)||December 3, 2541||October 16, 1999|
|Ash and his friends offer to help a Trainer that's heading for the Pokémon League to retrieve his stolen Gym Badges from Team Rocket.|
|76||74||Fire! The Pokémon League Opening Ceremony! In English, All Fired Up! (ファイヤー！ポケモンリーグかいかいしき！ Faiyā! Pokemon Rīgu kaikaishiki!)||December 10, 2541||October 23, 1999|
|They're here... the Indigo Pokémon League. It is at the time of running the Moltres flame to the League. Ash, as a participant, is free to carry the flame but when Team Rocket steals it, the League may be cancelled.|
|77||75||Pokémon League Commencement! Water Field! In English, Round One – Begin! (ポケモンリーグかいまく！みずのフィールド！ Pokemon Rīgu kaimaku! Mizu no Fīrudo!)||December 17, 2541||October 30, 1999|
|Ash faces a trainer named Mandy, who uses a Golbat, an Exeggutor and a Seadra.|
|78||76||Ice Field! Fire Battle! In English, Fire and Ice (こおりのフィールド！ほのおのたたかい！ Kōri no Fīrudo! Honō no tatakai!)||December 24, 2541||November 6, 1999|
|Ash gets lost in town, which may delay his next match.|
|79||77||Grass Field! An Unexpectedly Powerful Opponent! In English, The Fourth Round Rumble (くさのフィールド！いがいなきょうてき！ Kusa no Fīrudo! Igai na kyōteki!)||January 1, 1999||November 13, 1999|
|In the fourth round, Ash must defeat a Beedrill, a Scyther and a Bellsprout to advance.|
|80||78||Enter Rival! In English, A Friend in Deed (ライバルとうじょう！ Raibaru tōjō!)||January 7, 1999||November 20, 1999|
|Ash meets a new trainer named Richie, who is eerily similar to Ash. However, Team Rocket makes another attempt to steal Ash and Richie's Pokémon.|
|81||79||Sekiei Stadium! Vs. Hiroshi! In English, Friend and Foe Alike (セキエイスタジアム！VSヒロシ！ Sekiei Sutajiamu! VS Hiroshi!)||January 14, 1999||November 27, 1999|
|After making a promise with Richie that he'll have the best battle of his life, Ash is kidnapped by Team Rocket, who scheme to prevent him from participating in his fifth round match against Richie, let alone steal Pikachu. Ash isn't about to let Team Rocket make him break the promise he made with Richie, so he eventually escapes, but loses the match due to a disobedient Charizard at the final battle.|
|82||80||Pokémon League! The Last Battle! In English, Friends to the End (ポケモンリーグ！さいごのたたかい！ Pokemon Rīgu! Saigo no tatakai!)||January 21, 1999||November 27, 1999|
|After losing to Richie, Ash is moping around annoyed that he lost. He is convinced by Misty that he should support Richie who is now in the Quarter Finals. However when Richie loses, they both have to look inside themselves to see if they are good Trainers.|
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