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(Japanese: アローラ最強のZ！カプ・コケコVSピカチュウ！！ Alola's Strongest Z! Kapu-Kokeko VS Pikachu!!) is the 144th episode of the Sun & Moon series, and the 1,083rd episode of the Pokémon anime. It first aired in Japan on October 20, 2019.
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- Professor Kukui receives a Tapunium Z from Tapu Koko.
- Ash's Electrium Z briefly transforms into a Pikashunium Z yet again.
- Ash defeats Tapu Koko, winning his exhibition match against Professor Kukui.
- The Manalo Conference ends.
- For a list of all major events in the anime, please see the timeline of events.
- Professor Oak
- Professor Kukui
- Professor Burnet
- Acerola (flashback)
- Pikachu (Ash's)
- Rotom (Rotom Pokédex)
- Rowlet (Ash's; flashback)
- Rockruff (Ash's; flashback)
- Lycanroc (Ash's; Dusk Form; flashback)
- Torracat (Ash's; flashback)
- Poipole (Ash's; flashback)
- Naganadel (Ash's)
- Melmetal (Ash's; flashback)
- Popplio (Lana's; flashback)
- Primarina (Lana's)
- Eevee (Lana's; Sandy)
- Charizard (Kiawe's; Ride Pokémon)
- Turtonator (Kiawe's)
- Marowak (Kiawe's; Alola Form)
- Vulpix (Lillie's; Alola Form; Snowy)
- Togedemaru (Sophocles's)
- Vikavolt (Sophocles's)
- Steenee (Mallow's; flashback)
- Tsareena (Mallow's)
- Mr. Mime (Delia's; Mimey)
- Umbreon (Gladion's)
- Lycanroc (Gladion's; Midnight Form; flashback)
- Silvally (Gladion's; flashback)
- Hariyama (Hala's; flashback)
- Lycanroc (Olivia's; Middady Form; flashback)
- Decidueye (Hau's)
- Golisopod (Guzma's; flashback)
- Raichu (Trainer's)
- Castform (Trainer's)
- Caterpie (Trainer's)
- Wigglytuff (Trainer's)
- Poliwag (Trainer's)
- Wooper (Trainer's)
- Bellsprout (Trainer's)
- Drowzee (Trainer's)
- Charjabug (Trainer's)
- Rowlet (Trainer's)
- Slowpoke (Trainer's)
- Lillipup (Trainer's)
- Yungoos (Trainer's)
- Cleffa (Trainer's)
- Pelipper (Ride Pokémon; flashback)
- Garchomp (Ride Pokémon; flashback)
- Metang (Ride Pokémon; flashback)
- Flygon (Ride Pokémon; flashback)
- Dragonair (Ride Pokémon; flashback)
- Altaria (Ride Pokémon; flashback)
- Noivern (Ride Pokémon; flashback)
- Tapu Koko (anime)
- Tapu Lele (anime)
- Tapu Bulu (anime)
- Tapu Fini (anime)
- Solgaleo (Nebby; flashback)
- Celesteela (anime; flashback)
- Lunala (anime; flashback)
- Necrozma (anime; Ultra Necrozma; flashback)
- Shaymin (anime)
- Poké Problem: We see Tapu Koko's Z-Move, "_ of Alola", in today's episode. What's the first word?
- This episode concludes the seventeen-part Manalo Conference arc.
- The opening animation is updated to include Incineroar.
- This is the first time in the anime where a battle has taken more than three episodes to complete.
- This episode features the following flashbacks of Ash's time in Alola:
- Tapu Koko giving Ash his Z-Ring in Alola to New Adventure!.
- Ash battling Tapu Koko in The Guardian's Challenge!.
- Ash battling Hala in Trial and Tribulation!.
- Ash helping Kiawe on his delivery missions in Young Kiawe Had a Farm!.
- Ash and Pikachu seeing Tapu Lele in Partner Promises!.
- Ash and his classmates watching the flowers boom in Lulled to La-La Land!.
- Ash's Rockruff evolving into Lycanroc in Rising from the Ruins!.
- Nebby evolving from Cosmoem into Solgaleo in Revealing the Stuff of Legend!.
- Ash and his classmates saying goodbye to Celesteela in Rise and Shine, Starship!.
- Ash, Pikachu, and Rowlet playing in Some Kind of Laziness!.
- Hapu performing the ceremony to become Poni Island's Island Kahuna in A Grand Debut!.
- Ash and his classmates after arriving back in Alola in Securing the Future!.
- Professor Kukui, Sophocles, Professor Burnet, Lillie, Lana, Kiawe, and Mallow narrate the preview for the next episode.