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Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon—Ultra Adventures is the twenty-first season of the dubbed version of the Pokémon anime. It is the second season of the Sun & Moon series. The season follows Ash and his classmates as he continues his journey, attending the Pokémon School in the Alola region.
In the United States, it premiered on Disney XD on March 24, 2018 with the dub premiere of A Dream Encounter!, and concluded on February 23, 2019 with Turning the Other Mask!. It originally aired in the United States as part of the 2018-2019 Disney XD Saturday morning lineup, with the exception of seven episodes that aired as part of their summer 2018 Monday evening lineup. In New Zealand, it debuted on March 1, 2018 on Television New Zealand's video-on-demand service. In Canada, it debuted on March 10, 2018 on Teletoon. This season skips SM064, which was banned from airing, making it the first undubbed non-clip show episode of the main series since EP250 of the original series.
It is preceded by Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon and succeeded by Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon—Ultra Legends.
When Ash sees the Legendary Pokémon Solgaleo and Lunala in a dream, he makes a promise to them. But when he wakes up, he can’t remember what it was! Will the strange Pokémon called Nebby help jog his memory? Along with their new friend and the rest of the students at the Pokémon School, Ash and Pikachu explore the Aether Foundation, an organization dedicated to Pokémon conservation and care. But it may not be as innocent as it seems, and Ash and his friends will have to work together to protect the people and Pokémon they care about as they face a mysterious power like nothing they have ever seen.
- Ash finds and befriends a Cosmog, which Lillie nicknames Nebby. (SM044)
- Ash learns about the Aether Foundation and Ultra Beasts upon meeting Lusamine, Professor Burnet, Faba, and Wicke for the first time. (SM044)
- Ash learns that Lillie's fear of touching Pokémon is related to Nihilego. (SM047)
- Lillie becomes unable to touch any Pokémon again after encountering Gladion's Silvally. (SM048)
- Gladion's Silvally breaks free of its mask, revealing its true form. (SM049)
- Lillie remembers the incident that made her afraid of touching Pokémon and overcomes her fear, becoming able to touch all Pokémon once again. (SM049)
- Faba kidnaps Nebby, which then evolves into Cosmoem. (SM050)
- Faba summons a Nihilego, which takes Lusamine through an Ultra Wormhole. (SM050)
- Lillie changes her outfit into her "Z-Powered form". (SM051)
- Ash and his classmates travel to Poni Island with Professor Kukui, following Lillie and Gladion who are searching for a way to save Lusamine. (SM051 - SM054)
- Nebby is revealed to have returned to the wild. (SM055)
- Professor Kukui proposes to Professor Burnet and get married. (SM055)
- Lusamine, Wicke, and Faba invite Ash and his classmates to join the "Ultra Guardians" task force to deal with any future Ultra Beast incidents, which they accept. (SM055)
- Ash visits Ula'ula Island for the first time. (SM060)
- Ash and his classmates go on their first Ultra Guardians mission, catching a Buzzwole and releasing it back into Ultra Space. (SM061)
- An Alolan Meowth joins Team Rocket and travels to the Team Rocket HQ in Kanto, where it is appointed as Matori's assistant. (SM062)
- Ash, the Masked Royal, Sophocles, and Kiawe participate in a Battle Royal and the Masked Royal wins. (SM063)
- Ash and his classmates go on their second Ultra Guardians mission, freeing a Celesteela and allowing it to fly back home. (SM069)
- Team Rocket receives a Z-Power Ring from Nanu, while Jessie receives a Mimikium Z from Acerola's Mimikins. (SM073)
- Professor Kukui is revealed to have told Ash and his classmates about the Pokémon League he's establishing in Alola. (SM074)
- Ash and his classmates go on their third Ultra Guardians mission, catching a Blacephalon and a Xurkitree, and releasing them back into Ultra Space. (SM078)
- Lillie receives an Icium Z from the newly evolved Alolan Sandslash. (SM080)
- Lillie offers an Ice Stone to Snowy, but it refuses to evolve for the time being. (SM080)
- Ash and his classmates go on their fourth Ultra Guardians mission, catching a Stakataka and releasing it back into Ultra Space. (SM085)
- A small Ultra Wormhole opens above the Altar of the Sunne, covering Alola with dark clouds and draining the region of its Ultra Aura, causing all adults to lose their energy and motivation, and draining Z-Moves of their power. (SM087)
- Gladion is revealed to have joined the Ultra Guardians and acquired a Z-Power Ring. (SM087)
- A special Team Rocket unit led by Matori called the "Matori Matrix", arrives in Alola on Giovanni's orders, but fails in its attempts to capture Necrozma, Nebby, and Lunala, and is forced to retreat. (SM087 - SM090)
- Ash and his classmates go on their fifth Ultra Guardians mission, traveling to the Altar of the Sunne and to Poipole's home world through an Ultra Wormhole. (SM087 - SM090)
- Necrozma brings the light back to Poipole's home world, restoring it to its former state, and the Ultra Guardians, Nebby, and Lunala return to Alola. (SM090)
The following Pokémon evolve:
The following Pokémon are released:
Ash Clears the following Trials:
|| Episode Title
|| A Dream Encounter!
|| Now You See Them, Now You Don't!
|| Deceiving Appearances!
|| A Masked Warning!
|| Night of a Thousand Poses!
|| Mission: Total Recall!
|| Faba's Revenge!
|| Family Determination!
|| Revealing the Stuff of Legend!
|| Rescuing the Unwilling!
|| 10,000,000 Reasons to Fight!
|| The Professors' New Adventure!
|| Let Sleeping Pokémon Lie!
|| The Dex Can't Help It!
|| Fighting Back the Tears!
|| Tasting the Bitter with the Sweet!
|| Getting a Jump on the Competition!
|| A Mission of Ultra Urgency!
|| Acting True to Form!
|| Pushing the Fiery Envelope!
|| Turning Heads and Training Hard!
|| Smashing with Sketch!
|| Love at First Twirl!
|| Real Life...Inquire Within!
|| Rise and Shine, Starship!
|| The Young Flame Strikes Back!
|| Dewpider Ascending!
|| Sours for the Sweet!
|| Why Not Give Me a Z-Ring Sometime?
|| Tough Guy Trials!
|| Some Kind of Laziness!
|| A Battle Hand-Off!
|| Guiding an Awakening!
|| Twirling with a Bang!
|| Showering the World with Love!
|| Not Caving Under Pressure!
|| A Young Royal Flame Ignites!
|| All They Want to Do is Dance Dance!
|| Dummy, You Shrunk the Kids!
|| The Shape of Love to Come!
|| The Long Vault Home!
|| I Choose Paradise!
|| Filling the Light with Darkness!
|| Full Moon and Many Arms!
|| The Prism Between Light and Darkness!
|| Securing the Future!
|| A Plethora of Pikachu!
|| Turning the Other Mask!
Home video releases
North American DVD releases
- Main article: List of English language Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon—Ultra Adventures home video releases (Region 1)
Australian DVD releases
- Main article: List of English language Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon—Ultra Adventures home video releases (Region 4)
In other languages
| Mandarin Chinese
|| 寶可夢 太陽與月亮之究極冒險 *|
宝可梦：太阳 & 月亮 – 究级冒险篇 *
|| Pokémon Série: Slunce a Měsíc - Ultra Dobrodružství
|| Pokémon-serien: Sol og Måne – Ultraeventyr
|| Pokémon de Serie: Zon & Maan — Ultra-avonturen
|| Pokémon-sarja: Sun & Moon – Ultraseikkailuja
| European French
|| Pokémon, la série : Soleil et Lune – Ultra-Aventures
|| Pokémon – Die TV-Serie: Sonne & Mond – Ultra-Abenteuer
|| Pokémon η Σειρά: Ήλιος και Σελήνη - Υπερπεριπέτειες
|| פוקימון - הסדרה: שמש וירח – הרפתקאות אולטרה
|| La serie Pokémon Sole e Luna - Ultravventure
|| 포켓몬스터 썬&문 – 울트라 어드벤처
|| Pokémon-serien: Sol og måne – Ultraeventyr
|| Pokémon Seria: Słońce i Księżyc - Ultra Przygody
|| Pokémon, a série: Sol e Lua – Ultra-aventuras
|| Pokémon, a série: Sol e Lua - Ultra-Aventuras
|| Pokémon Serialul: Soarele și Luna - Ultraaventuri
|| Покемон сериал Солнце и Луна: Ультраприключения
|| Latin America
|| La serie Pokémon Sol y Luna - Ultra Aventuras
|| La serie Pokémon Sol y Luna - Ultraaventuras
|| Pokémon Serien: Sol & Måne - Ultraäventyren
|| โปเกมอน ซันแอนด์มูน - อัลตร้าแอดเวนเจอร์
|| Pokémon Serisi: Güneş ve Ay - Ultra Maceralar