**This marks the first time an episode is aired in Italy one day after the American airing.
* Ash captured a Pidove and Jessie captured a Woobat, oddly, these Pokémon swarm in Nuvema Town after the player goes out whether in day or night.
From now on, [[Team Rocket trio|Team Rocket]] does not blasts off and escape using different methods.
* When Team Rocket capture Pikachu and Axew, Pikachu is shown to be held in the left arm and Axew in the right. Later they are shown in the opposite arms.