Ash and friends have traveled to Verdanturf Town so May can enter her Skitty in the Pokémon Contest. But when they arrive, they hear strange rumors of a mysterious Pokémon Coordinator. And now, Ash and his friends have been offered a huge reward to unmask him!
Things get complicated when the friends realize there's more to the Phantom than meets the eye. Will the Phantom need their help after all? And who will win the Pokémon Contest?