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This is a '''list of English opening themes''' of the Pokémon anime.
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==Main series==
 
==Main series==
 
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! style="background:#3467af" | {{color|1d2c5e|Season}}
 
! style="background:#3467af" | {{color|1d2c5e|Season}}
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! style="background:#3467af" | {{color|1d2c5e|Debut episode}}
! style="background:#3467af; {{roundytr|5px}};" | {{color|1d2c5e|Final Episode}}
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! style="background:#3467af; {{roundytr|5px}};" | {{color|1d2c5e|Final episode}}
 
|- style="background:#fff"
 
|- style="background:#fff"
 
| style="background:#000" | [[File:OPE01.png|150px]]
 
| style="background:#000" | [[File:OPE01.png|150px]]
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==Pokémon Chronicles==
 
==Pokémon Chronicles==
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===US TV airings===
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{| style="background: #1d2c5e; {{roundy}}; border: 5px solid #ffcb05; margin:auto; text-align:center"
! English title
 
! Debut episode
 
! Final episode
 
! Screenshot
 
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| ''[[Pokérap GS]]''{{tt|*|Theme used for all Toonami Jetstream airings}}
 
| [[The Legend of Thunder!|''The Legend of Thunder!'' (Part 1)]]
 
| [[The Legend of Thunder!|''The Legend of Thunder!'' (Part 1)]]
 
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! style="background:#3467af; {{roundytl|5px}};" | {{color|1d2c5e|Screenshot}}
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! style="background:#3467af" | {{color|1d2c5e|Title}}
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! style="background:#3467af" | {{color|1d2c5e|Debut episode}}
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! style="background:#3467af; {{roundytr|5px}};" | {{color|1d2c5e|Final episode}}
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:Porygon2 anime.png|150px]]
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| ''[[Pokérap GS]]''
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| colspan=2 | [[The Legend of Thunder!|''The Legend of Thunder!'' (Part 1)]]
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:NOEP.png|150px]]
 
| ''[[Pokémon Chronicles theme]]''
 
| ''[[Pokémon Chronicles theme]]''
 
| [[The Legend of Thunder!|''The Legend of Thunder!'' (Part 2)]]
 
| [[The Legend of Thunder!|''The Legend of Thunder!'' (Part 2)]]
 
| ''[[PK02|Christmas Night]]''/''[[PK03|Kanga Games]]''
 
| ''[[PK02|Christmas Night]]''/''[[PK03|Kanga Games]]''
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==Other==
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===Non-US English airings and [[Toonami Jetstream]]===
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{| style="background: #1d2c5e; {{roundy}}; border: 5px solid #ffcb05; margin:auto; text-align:center"
|- style="background: #ccf;"
 
! English title
 
! Episode
 
! Screenshot
 
 
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! style="background:#3467af; {{roundytl|5px}};" | {{color|1d2c5e|Screenshot}}
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! style="background:#3467af" | {{color|1d2c5e|Title}}
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! style="background:#3467af" | {{color|1d2c5e|Debut episode}}
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! style="background:#3467af; {{roundytr|5px}};" | {{color|1d2c5e|Final episode}}
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:Porygon2 anime.png|150px]]
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| ''[[Pokérap GS]]''
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| [[The Legend of Thunder!|''The Legend of Thunder!'' (Part 1)]]
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| ''[[PK02|Christmas Night]]''/''[[PK03|Kanga Games]]''
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==Special episodes==
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{| style="background: #1d2c5e; {{roundy}}; border: 5px solid #ffcb05; margin:auto; text-align:center"
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! style="background:#3467af; {{roundytl|5px}};" | {{color|1d2c5e|Screenshot}}
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! style="background:#3467af" | {{color|1d2c5e|Title}}
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! style="background:#3467af; {{roundytr|5px}};" | {{color|1d2c5e|Episode}}
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:NOEP.png|150px]]
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| ''[[Vacation]]''
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| ''[[PK01|Pikachu's Vacation]]''
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:NOEP.png|150px]]
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| ''[[Comin' to the Rescue]]''
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| ''[[PK04|Pikachu's Rescue Adventure]]''
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:NOEP.png|150px]]
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| ''[[Pikachu's Coming]]''
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| ''[[PK10|Pikachu's PikaBoo]]''
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:NOEP.png|150px]]
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| ''{{so|Camp Pikachu}}''
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| ''[[PK11|Camp Pikachu]]''
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:PolkaODolka.png|150px]]
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| ''[[Polka O Dolka]]''
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| ''[[PK12|Gotta Dance!!]]''
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:NOEP.png|150px]]
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| ''[[Hoenn Pokérap]]''
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| ''[[PK17|Pikachu's Island Adventure]]''
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:NOEP.png|150px]]
 
| ''[[Side by Side]]''
 
| ''[[Side by Side]]''
 
| ''[[Pichu Bros. in Party Panic]]''
 
| ''[[Pichu Bros. in Party Panic]]''
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:NOEP.png|150px]]
| ''[[Go Pokémon Go]]''
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| ''[[Go Pokémon Go]]'' ([[Go Pokémon Go#The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon redub opening 2|rap]])
| ''[[The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon]]''{{tt|*|Original dub only}}
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| ''[[The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon]]'' (original dub)
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:NOEP.png|150px]]
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| ''[[Go Pokémon Go]]'' ([[Go Pokémon Go#The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon rap version|song]])
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| ''[[The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon]]'' (redub)
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:NOEP.png|150px]]
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| ''[[Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Rescue Team title theme]]''
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| ''[[SS019|Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Team Go-Getters Out of the Gate!]]''
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|- style="background:#fff"
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| style="background:#000" | [[File:NOEP.png|150px]]
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| ''[[Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Explorers title theme]]''
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| ''[[SS020|Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time & Darkness]]''
 
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Revision as of 11:09, 20 January 2013

This is a list of English opening themes of the Pokémon anime.

Main series

Screenshot Title Season Debut episode Final episode
OPE01.png Pokémon Theme Indigo League EP001
Pokémon - I Choose You!
EP083
Poké Ball Peril
OPE02.png Pokémon World Adventures in the Orange Islands EP084
The Lost Lapras
EP116
The Rivalry Revival
OPE03.png Pokémon Johto The Johto Journeys EP117
Don't Touch That 'dile
EP157
The Fortune Hunters
OPE04.png Born to Be a Winner Johto League Champions EP158
A Goldenrod Opportunity
EP209
Machoke, Machoke Man!
OPE05.png Believe in Me Master Quest EP210
Around the Whirlpool
EP274
Hoenn Alone!
OPE06.png I Wanna Be a Hero Advanced AG001
Get the Show on the Road
AG040
Watt's with Wattson
OPE07.png This Dream Advanced Challenge AG041
What You Seed is What You Get
AG092
Judgment Day!
OPE08.png Unbeatable Advanced Battle AG093
Clamperl of Wisdom!
AG145
Pasta La Vista!
OPE09.png Battle Frontier Battle Frontier AG146
Fear Factor Phony
AG192
Home is Where the Start Is!
OPE10.png Diamond and Pearl Diamond and Pearl DP001
Following a Maiden's Voyage!
DP052
Smells Like Team Spirit!
OPE11.png We Will Be Heroes Diamond & Pearl: Battle Dimension DP053
Tears For Fears!
DP104
Sleepless in Pre-Battle!
OPE12.png Battle Cry - (Stand Up!) Diamond & Pearl: Galactic Battles DP105
Get Your Rotom Running!
DP157
Gotta Get A Gible!
OPE13.png We Will Carry On! Diamond & Pearl: Sinnoh League Victors DP158
Regaining the Home Advantage!
DP191
Memories are Made of Bliss!
OPE14.png Black and White Pokémon: Black & White BW001
In the Shadow of Zekrom!
BW048
Battle for the Underground!
OPE15.png Rival Destinies Pokémon Black & White: Rival Destinies BW049
Enter Elesa, Electrifying Gym Leader!
BW097
Unova's Survival Crisis!

Trivia

  • Each of these themes was also used as the English ending theme in episodes where they were used, except in episodes where Battle Frontier was the opening, where Go Pokémon Go served as the ending theme instead.
  • All opening themes were sung by males until We Will Be Heroes, and was sung again by a male in the thirteenth opening.
  • Starting with We Will Be Heroes, the opening themes started to include credits.
  • John Loeffler and David Wolfert are tied for doing the lyrics to the most themes.

Pokémon Chronicles

US TV airings

Screenshot Title Debut episode Final episode
Porygon2 anime.png Pokérap GS The Legend of Thunder! (Part 1)
NOEP.png Pokémon Chronicles theme The Legend of Thunder! (Part 2) Christmas Night/Kanga Games

Non-US English airings and Toonami Jetstream

Screenshot Title Debut episode Final episode
Porygon2 anime.png Pokérap GS The Legend of Thunder! (Part 1) Christmas Night/Kanga Games

Special episodes

Screenshot Title Episode
NOEP.png Vacation Pikachu's Vacation
NOEP.png Comin' to the Rescue Pikachu's Rescue Adventure
NOEP.png Pikachu's Coming Pikachu's PikaBoo
NOEP.png Camp Pikachu Camp Pikachu
PolkaODolka.png Polka O Dolka Gotta Dance!!
NOEP.png Hoenn Pokérap Pikachu's Island Adventure
NOEP.png Side by Side Pichu Bros. in Party Panic
NOEP.png Go Pokémon Go (rap) The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon (original dub)
NOEP.png Go Pokémon Go (song) The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon (redub)
NOEP.png Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Rescue Team title theme Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Team Go-Getters Out of the Gate!
NOEP.png Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Explorers title theme Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time & Darkness

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