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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.
DP119 : Trials and Adulations!
Diamond & Pearl series
DP121 : The Lonely Snover!
DP120   EP586
The Mysterious Creatures, Pocket Monsters!
First broadcast
Japan March 26, 2009
United States Not aired
English themes
Japanese themes
Opening ハイタッチ!
Ending あしたはきっと
Animation Team Iguchi
Assistant director
Animation director
Additional credits

(Japanese: ふしぎないきものポケットモンスター! The Mysterious Creatures, Pocket Monsters!) is the 120th episode of the Diamond & Pearl series, and the 586th episode of the Pokémon anime. It first aired in Japan on March 26, 2009. Similar to DP048, this episode is a clip show that summarizes all the events of the Diamond & Pearl saga up to this episode.

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The gang travels toward Snowpoint City, and along the way, remember what has happened so far in their adventure. Future events are also hinted.

Major events


Pokémon debuts





  • The episode was originally believed to be called 教えて!ポケットモンスター!! Teach me! Pocket Monsters!. Then it was announced that it was to be a special aired with DP119 and that the episode's title was really さびしがりやのユキカブリ! The Lonely Yukikaburi!. It was then revealed that the former was actually DP121 set to air on April 2, 2009 and that this episode's title was changed yet again.
  • This is the anime's third clip show, after AG120 and DP048.
  • This is the third episode since DP048 that Jessie, James, and Meowth did not appear in.
    • Coincidently both episodes aired in the month of March.
  • Aim to Be a Pokémon Master, By Your Side ~Hikari's Theme~ and Pokémon Symphonic Medley are used as background music.
  • This is the final episode to be broadcasted in Japan in a 4:3 Aspect ratio. As of the following episode, all episodes are shown in a 16:9 aspect ratio.
    • However, Cartoon Network's standard-definition feed continued to air the show in a 4:3 aspect ratio for another five episodes after this, not switching to 16:9 until Classroom Training!; Cartoon Network would start switching back and forth between 4:3 and 16:9 for standard-definition airings starting five episodes afterward, before the network stopped its cropping practices during the week prior to the initial dubbed airing of Sticking With Who You Know!; high-definition presentations were maintained in all instances.
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Dub edits

  • This episode was skipped in the dub, much like AG120 and DP048 were.

DP119 : Trials and Adulations!
Diamond & Pearl series
DP121 : The Lonely Snover!
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