User:Satsjoe/Ash's Pokémon History

This page shows the history of Ash Ketchum's Pokémon team.

Original series


Image Description Episode
  Ash receives a Pikachu from Professor Oak. Pokémon - I Choose You!
  Ash catches a Caterpie. Ash Catches a Pokémon
  Ash catches a Pidgeotto.
  Ash's Caterpie evolves into Metapod.
  Ash's Metapod evolves into Butterfree. Challenge of the Samurai
  Ash wins the Boulder Badge. Showdown in Pewter City
  Ash wins the Cascade Badge. The Water Flowers of Cerulean City
  Ash catches a Bulbasaur. Bulbasaur and the Hidden Village
  Ash catches a Charmander. Charmander – The Stray Pokémon
  Ash catches a Squirtle. Here Comes the Squirtle Squad
  Ash catches a Krabby and leaves it at Professor Oak's Laboratory. Mystery at the Lighthouse
  Ash wins the Thunder Badge. Electric Shock Showdown
  Ash trades his Butterfree for a Gentleman's Raticate. Battle Aboard the St. Anne
  Ash trades Raticate back for Butterfree.
  Ash releases his Butterfree. Bye Bye Butterfree
  Ash wins the Marsh Badge. Haunter versus Kadabra
  Ash catches a Primeape. Primeape Goes Bananas
  Ash wins the Rainbow Badge. Pokémon Scent-sation!
  Ash leaves his Primeape with Anthony for training. The Punchy Pokémon
  Ash catches a Muk and leaves it at Professor Oak's Laboratory. Sparks Fly for Magnemite
  Ash wins the Soul Badge. The Ninja Poké-Showdown
  Ash catches 30 Tauros and leaves them at Professor Oak's Laboratory. EP035
  Ash's Charmander evolves into Charmeleon. The March of the Exeggutor Squad
  Ash's Charmeleon evolves into Charizard. Attack of the Prehistoric Pokémon
  Ash wins the Volcano Badge. Volcanic Panic
  Ash wins the Earth Badge. The Battle of the Badge
  Delia obtains a Mr. Mime and nicknames it Mimey, sharing it with Ash. It's Mr. Mime Time
  Ash's Krabby evolves into Kingler. Round One - Begin!
  Ash competes in the Indigo Plateau Conference and places Top 16. Friend and Foe Alike

Orange Archipelago

Image Description Episode
  Ash's Pidgeotto evolves into Pidgeot. Pallet Party Panic
  Ash releases his Pidgeot.
  Ash catches a Lapras. The Lost Lapras
  Ash wins the Coral-Eye Badge. Fit To Be Tide
  Ash wins the Sea Ruby Badge. Navel Maneuvers
  Ash catches a Snorlax. Snack Attack
  Ash temporarily brings his Muk from Professor Oak's Laboratory. The Mystery Menace
  Ash wins the Spike Shell Badge. Misty Meets Her Match
  Ash wins the Jade Star Badge. Pokémon Double Trouble
  Ash sends his Snorlax to Professor Oak's Laboratory for one of his Tauros. Hello, Pummelo!
  Ash wins the Orange League, receiving the Winner's Trophy and earning a spot in the Palace of Victory. Enter The Dragonite
  Ash releases his Lapras. Viva Las Lapras
  Ash leaves Tauros at Professor Oak's Laboratory. A Tent Situation


Image Description Episode
  Ash catches a Heracross. A Sappy Ending
  Ash catches a Chikorita. The Chikorita Rescue
  Ash wins the Zephyr Badge. Fighting Flyer with Fire
  Ash leaves Charizard with Liza at Charicific Valley for training. Charizard's Burning Ambitions
  Ash catches a Cyndaquil. Good 'Quil Hunting
  Ash wins the Hive Badge. Gettin' The Bugs Out
  Ash sends his Heracross to Professor Oak's Laboratory for one of his Tauros. Tricks of the Trade
  Ash sends Tauros back to Professor Oak's Laboratory. The Fire-ing Squad!
  Ash leaves Squirtle with Officer Jenny and the Squirtle Squad.
  Ash catches a Totodile. The Totodile Duel
  Ash catches a Shiny Noctowl. Fowl Play!
  Ash wins the Plain Badge. A Dairy Tale Ending
  Ash catches a Beedrill and gives it to Casey. The Bug Stops Here
  Ash catches a Seaking. Hook, Line, and Stinker
Ash releases his Seaking.
  Ash wins the Fog Badge. From Ghost to Ghost
  Ash temporarily sends his Noctowl to Professor Oak's Laboratory for his Snorlax. Ring Masters
  Ash's Chikorita evolves into Bayleef. Current Events
  Ash wins the Storm Badge. Machoke, Machoke Man!
  Ash temporarily sends his Bayleef to Professor Oak's Laboratory for his Kingler. From Duelling Heroes until The Perfect Match!
  Ash wins the Mineral Badge. Nerves of Steelix!
  Ash leaves Bulbasaur at Professor Oak's Laboratory. Bulbasaur... the Ambassador!
  Ash receives an Egg from Mr. Shellby. Extreme Pokémon!
  Ash's Egg hatches into a Phanpy. Hatching a Plan
  Ash wins the Glacier Badge. Nice Pryce, Baby!
  Ash temporarily brings his Charizard back to his team. From Great Bowls of Fire! until Better Eight Than Never
  Ash temporarily brings his Snorlax from Professor Oak's Laboratory. Better Eight Than Never
  Ash wins the Rising Badge.
  Ash competes in the Silver Conference and places Top 8. Johto Photo Finish
  Ash leaves all of his Pokémon (except Pikachu) at Professor Oak's Laboratory. Gotta Catch Ya Later

Pokémon the Series: Ruby and Sapphire


Image Description Episode
  Ash catches a Taillow. You Never Can Taillow
  Ash catches a Treecko. Tree's a Crowd
  Ash wins the Stone Badge. The Winner by a Nosepass
  Ash catches a Corphish. Gone Corphishin'
  Ash wins the Knuckle Badge. Just One of the Geysers
  Ash wins the Dynamo Badge. Watt's with Wattson?
  Ash wins the Heat Badge. Going, Going, Yawn
  Ash catches a Torkoal. All Torkoal, No Play
  Ash's Treecko evolves into Grovyle. Exploud and Clear!
  Ash wins the Balance Badge. Balance of Power
  Ash temporarily brings his Bulbasaur from Professor Oak's Laboratory. Hokey Poké Balls!
  Ash's Taillow evolves into Swellow. That's Just Swellow
  Ash wins the Feather Badge. Sky High Gym Battle!
  Ash wins the Mind Badge. Solid as a Solrock
  Ash catches a Snorunt. Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snorunt!
  Ash wins the Rain Badge. Eight Ain't Enough
  Ash's Snorunt evolves into Glalie. Rhapsody in Drew
  Ash competes in the Ever Grande Conference and places Top 8. At the End of the Fray
  Ash leaves Torkoal and Glalie at Professor Oak's Laboratory. The Right Place and the Right Mime
  Ash's Phanpy rejoins his team.

Kanto Battle Frontier

Image Description Episode
  Ash temporarily brings his Charizard back to his team. From Numero Uno Articuno until The Symbol Life
  Ash wins the Knowledge Symbol. The Symbol Life
  Ash temporarily brings his Snorlax from Professor Oak's Laboratory. Wheel of Frontier
  Ash wins the Guts Symbol.
  Ash wins the Tactics Symbol. Tactics Theatrics!!
  Ash's Phanpy evolves into Donphan. Reversing the Charges
  Ash wins the Luck Symbol. Queen of the Serpentine!
  Ash's Grovyle evolves into Sceptile. Odd Pokémon Out!
  Ash temporarily brings his Heracross from Professor Oak's Laboratory. Ka Boom with a View!
  Ash wins the Spirits Symbol.
  Ash temporarily brings one of his Tauros from Professor Oak's Laboratory. From Talking a Good Game! until Second Time's the Charm!
  Ash wins the Ability Symbol. Second Time's the Charm!
  Ash catches an Aipom. Channeling the Battle Zone!
  Ash temporarily sends his Aipom to Professor Oak's Laboratory for his Torkoal. From Overjoyed! until Pinch Healing!
  Ash temporarily brings his Bulbasaur, Charizard, and Squirtle back to his team. From Gathering the Gang of Four! until Pace - The Final Frontier!
  Ash wins the Brave Symbol, entering the Battle Frontier Hall of Fame. Pace - The Final Frontier!
  Ash leaves all of his Pokémon (except Pikachu) at Professor Oak's Laboratory. Home is Where the Start Is!
  Ash's Aipom rejoins his team.

Pokémon the Series: Diamond and Pearl

Image Description Episode
  Ash catches a Starly. Two Degrees of Separation!
  Ash catches a Turtwig. Gettin' Twiggy With It!
  Ash's Starly evolves into Staravia. A Staravia Is Born!
  Ash wins the Coal Badge. O'er the Rampardos We Watched!
  Ash wins the Forest Badge. The Grass Menagerie!
  Ash catches the Chimchar that was recently released by Paul. Smells Like Team Spirit!
  Ash trades his Aipom for Dawn's Buizel. Throwing the Track Switch
  Ash catches a Gligar. Riding the Winds of Change!
  Ash wins the Cobble Badge. A Triple Fighting Chance!
  Ash wins the Fen Badge. A Crasher Course in Power!
  Ash's Gligar evolves into Gliscor. Fighting Fear with Fear!!
  Ash's Turtwig evolves into Grotle. Aiding the Enemy!
  Ash wins the Relic Badge. Shield with a Twist!
  Ash wins the Mine Badge. Dealing with Defensive Types!
  Ash's Staravia evolves into Staraptor. Pursuing a Lofty Goal!
  Ash wins the Icicle Badge. Sliding Into Seventh!
  Ash's Chimchar evolves into Monferno. Evolving Strategies!
  Ash leaves his Gliscor with McCann for training. Mastering Current Events!
  Ash catches a Gible. Gotta Get a Gible!
  Ash's Monferno evolves into Infernape. Fighting Ire with Fire!
  Ash's Grotle evolves into Torterra. The Fleeing Tower of Sunyshore!
  Ash wins the Beacon Badge. The Eighth Wonder of the Sinnoh World!
  Ash's Cyndaquil evolves into Quilava. An Old Family Blend!
  Ash's Gliscor rejoins his team. Working on a Right Move!
  Ash competes in the Lily of the Valley Conference and places Top 4. The Semi-Final Frontier!
  Ash leaves all of his Pokémon (except Pikachu) at Professor Oak's Laboratory. Between Memories are Made of Bliss! and In the Shadow of Zekrom!

Pokémon the Series: Black & White

Image Description Episode
  Ash catches a Pidove. Enter Iris and Axew!
  Ash receives an Oshawott from Professor Juniper. A Sandile Gusher of Change!
  Ash catches a Tepig. The Battle Club and Tepig's Choice!
  Ash wins the Trio Badge. Dreams by the Yard Full!
  Ash catches a Snivy. Snivy Plays Hard to Catch!
  Ash receives an Egg from Karena. Here Comes the Trubbish Squad!
  Ash wins the Basic Badge. Rematch at the Nacrene Gym!
  Ash's Egg hatches into a Scraggy. Scraggy—Hatched to be Wild!
  Ash catches a Sewaddle and starts rotating his team. Sewaddle and Burgh in Pinwheel Forest!
  Ash's Pidove evolves into Tranquill. A Venipede Stampede!
  Ash's Sewaddle evolves into Swadloon. Battling For The Love of Bug-Types!
  Ash wins the Insect Badge.
  Ash catches a Palpitoad. Facing Fear with Eyes Wide Open!
  Ash catches a Roggenrola. Gotta Catch A Roggenrola!
  Ash wins the Bolt Badge. Dazzling the Nimbasa Gym!
  Ash's Roggenrola evolves into Boldore. Battling the King of the Mines!
  Ash wins the Quake Badge.
  Ash catches the Sunglasses Krokorok. Battling the Bully!
  Ash's Tranquill evolves into Unfezant. An Amazing Aerial Battle!
  Ash wins the Jet Badge.
  Ash's Swadloon evolves into Leavanny. Battling the Leaf Thieves!
  Ash's Tepig evolves into Pignite. Evolution by Fire!
  Ash wins the Freeze Badge. Caution: Icy Battle Conditions!
  Ash wins the Toxic Badge. Rocking the Virbank Gym! Part 2
  Ash's Krokorok evolves into Krookodile. Ash, Iris, and Trip: Then There Were Three!
  Ash competes in the Vertress Conference and places Top 8. A Unova League Evolution!
  Ash sends his Unfezant to Professor Oak's Laboratory for his Charizard. The Fires of a Red-Hot Reunion!
  Ash leaves all of his Pokémon (except Pikachu) at Professor Oak's Laboratory. The Dream Continues!

Pokémon the Series: XY

Image Description Episode
  Ash receives a Froakie from Professor Sycamore. Lumiose City Pursuit!
  Ash catches a Fletchling. A Battle of Aerial Mobility!
  Ash wins the Bug Badge. Battling on Thin Ice!
  Ash wins the Cliff Badge. Climbing the Walls!
  Ash catches a Hawlucha. The Forest Champion!
  Ash's Fletchling evolves into Fletchinder. Battles in the Sky!
  Ash wins the Rumble Badge. Showdown at the Shalour Gym!
  Ash's Froakie evolves into Frogadier. A Stealthy Challenge!
  Ash catches a Goomy. A Slippery Encounter!
  Ash wins the Plant Badge. The Green, Green Grass Types of Home!
  Ash's Goomy evolves into Sliggoo. An Oasis of Hope!
  Ash's Sliggoo evolves into Goodra. Good Friends, Great Training!
  Ash wins the Voltage Badge. The Moment of Lumiose Truth!
  Ash releases his Goodra. Beyond the Rainbow!
  Ash wins the Fairy Badge. Fairy-Type Trickery!
  Ash finds an Egg. A Not-So-Flying Start!
  Ash's Egg hatches into a Noibat.
  Ash's Fletchinder evolves into Talonflame. A Legendary Photo Op!
  Ash wins the Psychic Badge. All Eyes on the Future!
  Ash's Frogadier evolves into Greninja. A Festival of Decisions!
  Ash's Greninja becomes able to transform into Ash-Greninja.
  Ash's Noibat evolves into Noivern. An Electrifying Rage!
  Ash wins the Iceberg Badge. A Real Icebreaker!
  Ash's Goodra rejoins his team. Valuable Experience for All!
  Ash competes in the Lumiose Conference and places as the Runner-Up. Down to the Fiery Finish!
  Ash returns Goodra to its home in the wetlands. Facing the Needs of the Many!
  Ash releases his Greninja.
  Ash leaves all of his Pokémon (except Pikachu) at Professor Oak's Laboratory. Between Till We Compete Again! and Alola to New Adventure!

Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon

Image Description Episode
  Ash catches a Rowlet. First Catch in Alola, Ketchum-Style!
  Ash clears the Verdant Cavern trial and wins a Normalium Z. To Top a Totem!
  Ash clears the Melemele Island grand trial and wins an Electrium Z. Trial and Tribulation!
  Ash catches the Rockruff that Professor Kukui was taking care of. Rocking Clawmark Hill!
  Ash catches a Litten. One Journey Ends, Another Begins...
  Ash clears the Lush Jungle trial and wins a Grassium Z. Currying Favor and Flavor!
  Ash clears the Akala Island grand trial and wins a Rockium Z. Trials and Determinations!
  Ash's Rockruff evolves into Dusk Form Lycanroc. Rising from the Ruins!
  Ash receives a Solganium Z from Nebby. Revealing the Stuff of Legend!
  Ash gains the ability to temporarily transform his Electrium Z into a Pikashunium Z and back. 10,000,000 Reasons to Fight!
  Ash catches a Buzzwole and releases it back into Ultra Space. A Mission of Ultra Urgency!
  Ash's Litten evolves into Torracat. Pushing the Fiery Envelope!
  Ash catches a Poipole. Love at First Twirl!
  Ash clears the Thrifty Megamart trial. A Battle Hand-Off!
  Ash clears the Ula'ula Island grand trial and wins a Lycanium Z. Guiding an Awakening!
  Ash catches a Stakataka and releases it back into Ultra Space. The Long Vault Home!
  Ash releases his Poipole. Securing the Future!
  Ash clears the Poni Island grand trial and wins a Steelium Z. A Grand Debut!
  Ash catches a Meltan. Got Meltan?
  Ash catches a Pheromosa and releases it back into Ultra Space. Beauty is Only Crystal Deep!
  Ash receives a Firium Z from a Totem Trevenant. A Timeless Encounter!
  Ash's Meltan evolves into Melmetal. Final Rivals!
  Ash competes in the Manalo Conference and wins, becoming a Pokémon League Champion. Enter the Champion!
  Ash's Poipole is revealed to have evolved into Naganadel. Z-Move Showdown!
  Ash's Naganadel rejoins his team. Exhibition Unmasked!
  Ash's Torracat evolves into Incineroar. Fiery Surprises!
  Ash's Electrium Z permanently transforms into a Pikashunium Z. From Z to Shining Z!
  Ash's Naganadel returns to its home world. Dreams of the Sun and Moon!
  Ash leaves all of his Pokémon (except Pikachu) with Professors Kukui and Burnet. Thank You, Alola! The Journey Continues!

Pokémon Journeys: The Series

Image Description Episode
  Mimey temporarily rejoins Ash's team. Serving Up the Flute Cup!
  Ash catches a Dragonite. A Test in Paradise!
  Ash becomes able to Gigantamax his Pikachu into Gigantamax Pikachu. The Climb to Be the Very Best!
  Ash catches a Gengar. A Chilling Curse!
  Ash registers for the World Coronation Series, entering the Normal Class. Destination: Coronation!
  Ash receives an Egg from Nurse Joy. Caring for a Mystery!
  Ash's Egg hatches into a Riolu.
  Ash reaches the Great Class. A Festival Reunion!
  Ash catches a Galarian Farfetch'd. Toughing It Out!
  Ash falls back into the Normal Class. Making Battles in the Sand!
  Ash is revealed to have re-entered the Great Class. Octo-Gridlock at the Gym!
  Ash's Riolu evolves into Lucario. Sword and Shield... The Legends Awaken!
  Ash catches a Dracovish. A Pinch of This, a Pinch of That!
  Ash's Farfetch'd evolves into Sirfetch'd. Beyond Chivalry… Aiming to be a Leek Master!
  Ash reaches the Ultra Class. Thrash of the Titans!
  Ash Mega Evolves his Lucario into Mega Lucario for the first time. A Battle of Mega Versus Max!
  Ash becomes able to Gigantamax his Gengar into Gigantamax Gengar. The Winding Path to Greatness!
  Ash catches a Rowlet. The Arceus Chronicles (Part 1)
Ash releases his Rowlet.
  Ash wins a second Rain Badge. Reuniting for the First Time!
  Ash reaches the Master Class. Aim For The Eight!
  Ash competes in the Masters Eight Tournament and wins, becoming the Monarch. Partners in Time!
  Ash starts rotating his team. The Road Most Traveled!
  Ash's Pidgeot rejoins his team. The Rainbow and the Pokémon Master!