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Jessie's Arbok

No change in size, 20 October
It was mentioned in ''[[EP017|Island of the Giant Pokémon]]'' that [[Jessie]] received {{p|Ekans}} as a [[birthday]] present, for {{wp|chūgen}} in the original Japanese version. It is unknown who the gift was from.
Arbok first appeared in ''[[EP002|Pokémon Emergency!]]'' as an Ekans. Throwing their {{i|Poké Ball}}s down from their [[Team Rocket's mechas|Meowth balloon]], Jessie and [[James]] used both it and [[James's Koffing]] to quickly overtake the defenseless {{ci|Viridian}} [[Pokémon Center]]. Koffing's job was to create a {{m|Smokescreen}} while Ekans destroyed the computers. Chasing {{Ash}}, {{an|Misty}} and [[Nurse Joy]], Ekans scared all of Ash's Pokémon, and Misty attempt with {{p|Goldeen}} was a flop. Though Nurse Joy's {{p|Pikachu}} came out and replenished [[Ash's Pikachu]] with a {{m|Thunder Shock}} attack, while at the same time attacking the Rocket trio. Giving Ash's Pikachu enough power to stand up, Ash charged up Pikachu using Misty's charred bike, and he let him have his own Thunder Shock. As Team Rocket were being electrocuted, Koffing's {{pm|Smog}} was ignited by the voltage, causing the entire Pokémon Center to explode, and sending Team Rocket blasting off.
While the [[SS Anne|St. Anne]] had already sunk into the ocean, Ekans was responsible for the vessel flooding with seawater as Jessie ordered it to open a hole in the floor to escape in ''[[EP016|Pokémon Shipwreck]]''. Team Rocket and the group later escaped thanks to their {{t|Water}} Pokémon.