Pokémon in Romania

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Pokémon in Romania
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Flag of Romania
Language Romanian
Continent Europe
Original anime airdates
EP001 2001
AG001 Never aired
DP001 September 2008
BW001 Never aired
XY001 Never aired
SM001 April 1, 2018

The Pokémon franchise first reached Romania with the airing of Pokémon Te Aleg Pe Tine!.

Pokémon video games

Pokémon games are sold in Romania in English.

Pokémon merchandise

In 2000, it was available for Romanian fans to get Pokémon stickers by buying Chipicao (a croissant brand). They included the first 151 Pokémon.

Pokémon anime

The anime in Romanian has been dubbed from the first season to the fifth. The other seasons have been skipped and from the Diamond & Pearl series, only the 13th never aired.

The series first aired in the 2000s, with the first four seasons airing on ProTv before moving to TVR1. The fifth season premiered on Animax. The entire Advanced Generation Series was skipped due to unknown reasons. The anime resumed with the airing of the tenth season on Jetix in September 2008 but with entriely different voice actors. The eleventh season premiered in January 2009. Jetix became Disney Channel Romania on September 19, 2009 and it started airing season twelve in the same year. The anime stopped airing after the twelfth season for unknown reasons.

After about an eight to nine-year hiatus, the anime finally returned on April 1, 2018 with the release of Pokemon: Serialul - Soarele și Luna on Netflix. Only the voice actors for Ash and James, Cristian Niculescu and Dan Lupu respectively, returned for this season.

All of the English theme songs of these seasons have been dubbed into Romanian, except the tenth.

Pokémon movies

The eleventh movie was translated and dubbed in Romanian with the title Giratina și Războinicul Văzduhului and aired on Jetix.

Cast and crew

The dub of the Original series is by Zone Studio Oradea. Fast Production Film dubbed the 10th and the 11th seasons. The 12th is dubbed by Ager Film. The 20th was once again dubbed by Fast Production Film.

S01 - S05 (Zone Studio Oradea)

S10 - S12 (Fast Production Film and Ager Film)

S20 (Fast Production Film)

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