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|Pokémon: The Johto Journeys|
Logo for the season
|Preceded by||Pokémon: Adventures in the Orange Islands|
|Followed by||Pokémon: Johto League Champions|
Pokémon: The Johto Journeys is the third season of the dubbed version of the Pokémon anime. It follows the adventures of Ash, Misty, and Brock in the Johto region, from New Bark Town up to Goldenrod City.
It originally aired as part of the 2000-2001 Kids' WB! Saturday morning lineup. The season began with The Pokémon Water War, which originally aired on August 26, 2000, and ended with The Fortune Hunters, which originally aired on May 19, 2001; it was later shortened to exclude all of the episodes until the start of Pokémon the Series: Gold and Silver with Don't Touch That 'dile.
It is preceded Pokémon: Adventures in the Orange Islands and succeeded by Pokémon: Johto League Champions.
The Orange League beckons and Ash answers the call, taking on the Orange Crew and their leader, Drake. Upon returning to Pallet Town, Ash and Misty reunite with Brock and set out on the next stage of their Pokémon journey—the Johto region! Though he still has an errand to run for Professor Oak, Ash jumps with both feet into the Johto League, taking on a couple of Gym Leaders and adding Pokémon like Totodile and Chikorita to his team.
- Ash, Misty and Brock arrive in the Johto region, and Ash registers for the Johto League. (EP117)
- Ash safely delivers the GS Ball to Kurt. (EP143)
The following Pokémon are obtained:
- Ash's Heracross (EP119)
- Ash's Chikorita (EP126)
- Ash's Cyndaquil (EP141)
- Brock's Pineco (EP143)
- Ash's Totodile (EP151)
- Ash's Shiny Noctowl (EP154)
The following Pokémon evolve:
The following Pokémon are traded:
- Ash's Charizard (left in Liza's care at the Charicific Valley, can be called upon at any time; EP134)
- Ash's Heracross (left at Oak's Laboratory, EP146)
- Ash's Squirtle (rejoined Squirtle Squad, can be called upon at any time; EP147)
Ash battles the following Gym Leaders:
The television definition is used by Region 4 home video releases and formerly on Pokémon TV, Toonami Jetstream, and Cartoon Network Video. It includes the last third of the Orange League arc and the first 41 episodes of the Johto League arc of the anime.
The home video definition is the definition currently used by Region 1 home video releases by VIZ Media, Pokémon TV, DisneyNOW, and digital home video releases. It includes only the first 41 episodes of the Johto League arc of the anime.
|Epicode||Episode Title||Television||Home video|
|EP106||The Pokémon Water War||1||Part of S02|
|EP107||Pokémon Food Fight!||2|
|EP108||Pokémon Double Trouble||3|
|EP109||The Wacky Watcher!||4|
|EP110||The Stun Spore Detour||5|
|EP112||Enter The Dragonite||7|
|EP113||Viva Las Lapras||8|
|EP114||The Underground Round Up||9|
|EP115||A Tent Situation||10|
|EP116||The Rivalry Revival||11|
|EP117||Don't Touch That 'dile||12||1|
|EP118||The Double Trouble Header||13||2|
|EP119||A Sappy Ending||14||3|
|EP120||Roll On, Pokémon!||15||4|
|EP125||The Little Big Horn||20||9|
|EP126||The Chikorita Rescue||21||10|
|EP127||Once in a Blue Moon||22||11|
|EP128||The Whistle Stop||23||12|
|EP129||Ignorance is Blissey||24||13|
|EP130||A Bout With Sprout||25||14|
|EP131||Fighting Flyer with Fire||26||15|
|EP132||For Crying Out Loud||27||16|
|EP133||Tanks a Lot!||28||17|
|EP134||Charizard's Burning Ambitions||29||18|
|EP135||Grin to Win!||30||19|
|EP136||Chikorita's Big Upset||31||20|
|EP137||Foul Weather Friends||32||21|
|EP138||The Superhero Secret||33||22|
|EP139||Mild 'n Wooly||34||23|
|EP140||Wired for Battle!||35||24|
|EP141||Good 'Quil Hunting||36||25|
|EP142||A Shadow of a Drought||37||26|
|EP144||Gettin' The Bugs Out||39||28|
|EP145||A Farfetch'd Tale||40||29|
|EP146||Tricks of the Trade||41||30|
|EP147||The Fire-ing Squad!||42||31|
|EP148||No Big Woop!||43||32|
|EP150||Hour of the Houndour||45||34|
|EP151||The Totodile Duel||46||35|
|EP153||Love, Totodile Style||48||37|
|EP156||The Psychic Sidekicks!||51||40|
|EP157||The Fortune Hunters||52||41|
Home video releases
North American DVD releases
Australian DVD releases
- The first four English dub episodes of this season aired exactly one year after the Japanese originals.
- The Mediaset Italian version of the season's theme, Always Pokémon, used a scene from the banned episode EP035.
- The tentative title of this season was "Pokémon GS".
- This season did not air in Denmark and Norway, along with Pokémon: Johto League Champions.
- In Finland and Sweden, only Don't Touch That 'dile through A Shadow of a Drought were dubbed and aired.
- An event in Pokémon GO, lasting from September 2 to 9, 2019, was called "Johto Journey," possibly in reference to this season.
In other languages
|Bulgarian||Покемон: Джото пътешествие|
|Croatian||Pokémon: Johto liga|
|Czech||Pokémon: Johtová liga|
|Dutch||Pokémon: De Reis Van Johto|
Pokémon: The Johto Journeys *
Pokémon: De Reis Naar Johto *
|Finnish||Pokémon: The Johto Journeys|
|European French||Pokémon: Voyage à Johto|
|German||Pokémon: Die Johto Reisen|
|Hindi||पोकेमोन: द जोह्टो जर्नीस्|
|Hungarian||Pokémon: Utazások Johtóban|
|Italian||Always Pokémon - The Johto Journeys * |
Pokémon: I Viaggi di Johto *
Pokémon: The Johto Journeys *
|Portuguese||Brazil||Pokémon - A Jornada Johto|
Pokémon: The Johto Journeys *
|Portugal||Pokémon: Liga Johto|
|Serbian||Pokémon: Johto liga|
|Slovak||Pokémon: Krasny Svet|
|Spanish||Latin America||Pokémon: Los Viajes Johto|
|Spain||Pokémon: The Johto Journeys|
Pokémon: Los Viajes Johto *
|Swedish||Pokémon: The Johto Journeys|
|Tamil||பொகெமொன்: ட ஜோஹ்டோ ஜர்நீஸ்|
|Telugu||పోకీమాన్: డా జోహ్తో జొర్నీస్|
|Turkish||Pokémon: Johto Yolculukları|
|Ukrainian||Покемон: Хроніки Джото|
|This article is part of Project Anime, a Bulbapedia project that covers all aspects of the Pokémon anime.|