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Pokémon in Germany

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Pokémon anime
The German dub of the [[Pokémon anime]] is recorded and produced by '''FFF Studio Gruppe'''. The German dub is based on the English dub produced by [[4Kids Entertainment]] and [[The Pokémon Company International]]. Some characters such as {{an|Brock}} and {{an|Dawn}} are renamed in the German dub, but others retain their English names, such as [[Ash Ketchum]] and {{an|Misty}}.
In Germany, the Pokémon anime was aired on '''{{wp|RTL II}}''' children's programming block, ''It's fun''. Episodes were aired from the debut of the [[original series]] up to the {{series|Best Wishes}}, until it was dropped on February 24, 2013.
The ''[[S18|Pokémon the Series: XY - Kalos Quest]]'' began to air on May 2, 2015 with the first four episodes on '''Disney XD'''.
The Pokémon anime is currently being aired on '''DisneyProSieben XDMAXX''', and '''NickelodeonDisney XD''' aired the anime until their broadcast rights expired in 2017 and '''ProSieben2018, MAXX'''respectively.
Currently, '''Super RTL''' airs the anime on its Toggo programming strand and acquired the broadcast rights to all of the new seasons of the series in 2018, starting with [[S22|Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon—Ultra Legends]], and have aired older seasons as well. Many older seasons continue to air on '''Nickelodeon'''.
In Austria and Switzerland, the German dub airs on '''Nickelodeon Austria''' and '''Nickelodeon Schweiz'''.
In Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, the anime is also available on [[Netflix]] and [[Amazon Video]].