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Pikachu's Good-Bye
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Forest of Pikachu
First broadcast
Japan April 16, 1998
United States November 20, 1998
English themes
Opening Pokémon Theme
Japanese themes
Opening めざせポケモンマスター
Ending ポケットにファンタジー
Animation Team Ota
Screenplay 藤田伸三 Shinzō Fujita
Storyboard 日高政光 Masamitsu Hidaka
Assistant director 井硲清高 Kiyotaka Itani
Animation director 酒井啓史 Hiroshi Sakai
No additional credits are available at this time.

Pikachu's Good-Bye (Japanese: ピカチュウのもり Forest of Pikachu) is episode 39 of the Pokémon anime. It was first broadcast in Japan on April 16, 1998 and in USA on November 20, 1998.

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Major events

  • Ash attempts to release Pikachu, but Pikachu returns to Ash.





Who's That Pokémon?: Pikachu


  • This episode was created after the EP038 incident: the episode schedule did not include it before the incident. The original EP039 was supposed to be Holiday Hi-Jynx.
  • The episode aired as a two-hour special (放送再開スペシャル(放送再開スペシャル やっとあえるね!)1時間SP) with The Four Eevee Brothers, when Pokémon was rebroadcasted.


Dub edits

In other languages

  • French: Au revoir Pikachu

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