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User:Michail2003/List of Team Rocket's blast offs

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Team Rocket's blast off – Running gag of Pokémon anime, when Team Rocket trio loses the fight and being sent into the sky by the Pokémon's attack, usually Ash's Pikachu's Thunderbolt.

Original series

Indigo League

Blast off as a term first appeared in Ash Catches a Pokémon and the first "usual" blast off appeared in Clefairy and the Moon Stone. In some episode trio could blast off several times

Episode Cause Screamed phrase Picture
Pokémon Emergency Pikachu's Thunderbolt Ahh! Team Rocket blastoff EP002.png
Ash Catches a Pokémon Caterpie's String Shot —This time Team Rocket blasting off.
—We may miss this round, but we'll be back!
Team Rocket blastoff EP003.png
Challenge of the Samurai Beedrill's chase Ahh! Team Rocket blastoff EP004.png
Showdown in Pewter City Their own trap We'll hit the rock bottom! Team Rocket blastoff EP005 1.png
Clefairy and the Moon Stone Butterfree's Whirlwind Team Rocket's blasting off again!
—We may miss this round, but we'll be back!
Team Rocket blastoff EP006.png
Clefairy's Metronome —Well, it's looks like Team Rocket is...
—Blasting off again...
Team Rocket blastoff EP006 2.png
The Water Flowers of Cerulean City Pikachu's Thunderbolt Looks like Team Rocket blasting off again! Team Rocket blastoff EP007.png
The Path to the Pokémon League Sandshrew's Fissure Not this again, ugh! Team Rocket blastoff EP008 1.png
The School of Hard Knocks Poké Balls' hits Looks like Team Rocket's blasting off again! Team Rocket blastoff EP009 1.png
Bulbasaur and the Hidden Village Pidgeotto's Gust Ahh! Team Rocket blastoff EP010 3.png
Charmander – The Stray Pokémon Charmander's Flamethrower Looks like Team Rocket's blasting off again! Team Rocket blastoff EP011.png
Here Comes the Squirtle Squad Squirtle's Water Gun Team Rocket blastoff EP012.png
Mystery at the Lighthouse Giant Dragonite's hit We blasting off again! Team Rocket blastoff EP013.png
Electric Shock Showdown Spending the episode cheering Ash and friends Huh? Team Rocket blastoff EP014.png
Battle Aboard the St. Anne Shipwreck Ahh! Team Rocket blastoff EP015.png
Pokémon Shipwreck Sinking None Team Rocket blastoff EP016.png
Island of the Giant Pokémon Falling into the water It was a very-very long ride! Team Rocket blastoff EP017.png
Beauty and The Beach Their own missile Blasting off again! Team Rocket blastoff EP018 1.png
Tentacool & Tentacruel Tentacool's hit Ahh! Team Rocket blastoff EP018 2.png
Bye Bye Butterfree Pikachu's Thunder Shock Looks like Team Rocket's blasting off again! Team Rocket blastoff EP021.png
Abra and the Psychic Showdown Being frozen by a girl —I can't move...
—Me neither...
Team Rocket blastoff EP022.png
Being dragged by Meowth Maybe we should go to the psychic hotline! Team Rocket blastoff EP022 1.png
The Tower of Terror Falling into Pokémon Tower Ahh! Team Rocket blastoff EP023.png
Being dragged to a spinning carousel by Gengar and Gastly Looks like Team Rocket's throwing up again! Team Rocket blastoff EP023 2.png
Haunter versus Kadabra Falling off skyscraper Ahh! Team Rocket blastoff EP024.png
Chasing Ash and friends We blasting off again! Team Rocket blastoff EP024 1.png
Primeape Goes Bananas Primeape's Rage Looks like Team Rocket's blasting off again! Team Rocket blastoff EP025.png
Landing in the canyon full of Primeapes I wish we had some donuts! Team Rocket blastoff EP025 1.png

Sun & Moon series

Sun & Moon

In Sun & Moon series the blasting off gag was replaced with Bewear's rescues, though usual blast offs happening in some episodes, being sometimes interrupted by Bewear.

Episode Cause Screamed phrase Picture
Yo, Ho, Ho! Go, Popplio! Rowlet's Leafage Ahh! Team Rocket blastoff SM005.png
‪That's Why the Litten is a Scamp! Litten's Ember Team Rocket blastoff SM007.png
They Might Not Be Giants! We blasting off again! Team Rocket blastoff SM016.png
A Seasoned Search! Bewear's rescue We're off with an ugly cheap blast... Team Rocket blastoff SM018.png
One Journey Ends, Another Begins... Ash's disappearence Let's retreat and recruit! Team Rocket blastoff SM021.png
Getting the Band Back Together! Bewear's rescue We're off with a new blast... Team Rocket blastoff SM023.png
A Team-on-Team Tussle! Totem Raticate's hit Ahh! Team Rocket blastoff SM025.png
Bewear's rescue We're off with a new blast... Team Rocket blastoff SM025 1.png
A Glaring Rivalry! Now there's a new blast! Team Rocket blastoff SM027.png
Pulling Out the Pokémon Base Pepper! How could you? You got lost the timing! Why? Why? Why? Team Rocket blastoff SM028.png
Big Sky, Small Fry! We're off with a new blast! Team Rocket blastoff SM033.png
Mimikyu Unmasked! Turtonator's Inferno Overdrive Say it, as it so! Team Rocket blastoff SM038.png
Bewear's rescue And we're off with a new blast! Team Rocket blastoff SM038 1.png
Mallow and the Forest Teacher! We're off with a new blast... Team Rocket blastoff SM039.png
Balloons, Brionne, and Belligerence! We're off with a new blast! Team Rocket blastoff SM040.png
Mounting an Electrifying Charge! Team Rocket blastoff SM041.png
Alola, Kanto! It's blast off with a new blast! Team Rocket blastoff SM042.png
When Regions Collide! We off with a new blast! Team Rocket blastoff SM043.png

Sun & Moon—Ultra Adventures

Episode Cause Screamed phrase Picture
Now You See Them, Now You Don't! Bewear's rescue We're off with a new blast... Team Rocket blastoff SM045.png
Deceiving Appearances! Being almost caught by Faba on viewing the secret files Hahahahaha! Team Rocket blastoff SM046.png
Mission: Total Recall! Leaving the Aether Foundation I refuse! Team Rocket blastoff SM049.png
Faba's Revenge! Bewear's rescue We're off with a new blast! Team Rocket blastoff SM050.png
Revealing the Stuff of Legend! Team Rocket blastoff SM0052.png
Rescuing the Unwilling! Ahh! Team Rocket blastoff SM0053.png