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These donuts are great! This article is about an episode of the Pokémon anime that has not been dubbed into English. As such, its coverage may contain romanized Japanese names, rather than dub names.
BW029 : Cottonee in Love!
Best Wishes series
BW031 : Ash and Trip's Third Battle!
A UFO for Elgyem!
BW030   EP687
Ligray and the UFO!
First broadcast
Japan May 5, 2011
United States August 27, 2011
English themes
Opening Black and White
Japanese themes
Opening ベストウイッシュ!
Ending ポケモン言えるかな?BW
Animation Team Kato
Screenplay 米村正二 Shōji Yonemura
Storyboard うえだしげる Shigeru Ueda
Assistant director うえだしげる Shigeru Ueda
Animation director 緒方厚 Atsushi Ogata
Additional credits

A UFO for Elgyem! (Japanese: リグレーと未確認飛行物体! Ligray and the UFO!) is the 30th episode of the Best Wishes series, and the 687th episode of the Pokémon anime. It first aired in Japan on May 5, 2011, and is scheduled to air in the United States on August 27, 2011.

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Major events

For a list of all major events in the anime, please see the timeline of events.


Pokémon debuts



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One of Cilan's vest errors (all black back)
  • During the scene where Cilan first meets Professor Imori, the back of his vest turns all gray and at one point turns all black.
  • When Cilan's Dwebble was using X-Scissor to destroy Team Rocket's machine, its rock was colored like Burgh's Dwebble's rock.

Dub edits

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BW029 : Cottonee in Love!
Best Wishes series
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