| Pokémon: Advanced Challenge|
Advanced Challenge title screen.
Pokémon: Advanced Challenge is the seventh season of the English-dubbed Pokémon TV series. It is comprised of episodes 41-92 of the Advanced Generation series. This season showcases the adventures of Ash, May, Brock and Max in the Hoenn region, from the outskirts of Mauville City up to past Lilycove City.
It originally aired as part of the 2004-2005 Kids' WB! Saturday morning line-up. The season began with What you Seed is What You Get, which originally aired on September 11, 2004, and ended with Judgement Day, which originally aired on September 10, 2005.
This season, Bella Hudson takes over the role of Nurse Joy from Megan Hollingshead, who left after the previous season. Additionally, original voice actress Tara Jayne leaves the series after providing the voice of Princess Sara. Jamie Davyous Owens joins the cast providing the voice of Officer Jenny from Megan Hollingshead.
See the list of Pokémon: Advanced Challenge episodes for a list of episodes aired this season.
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- Misty makes an appearance for two episodes at the Mirage Kingdom. (AG044, AG045)
- At Mt. Chimney, Team Magma and Team Aqua chase after Professor Cozmo and his meteorite sample. Ash helps Cozmo in destroying the sample. (AG054)
- Professor Oak pays a visit with the Kanto Starter Pokémon. (AG071)
- Ash, May, and James participate at a PokéRinger competition. (AG080)
- Team Aqua holds hostage the scientists at the Weather Institute. Ash and friends try to prevent the theft of data regarding the ancient Pokémon Groudon and Kyogre, only to be tricked by Brodie, a member of Team Magma. (AG083)
The following Pokémon are obtained:
The following Pokémon evolve:
- Misty's Togepi → Togetic
- Brock's Lotad → Lombre
- Ash's Treecko → Grovyle
- Ash's Taillow → Swellow
- May's Torchic → Combusken
The following Pokémon are released:
Ash defeats the following Gym Leaders:
May wins a Pokémon Contest in each of the following locations:
In other languages
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