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Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon – Ultra Legends is the twenty-second season of the dubbed version of the Pokémon anime. It is the third and final season of Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon. 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 23, 2019 with the dub premiere of Lillier and the Staff!, and concluded on March 7, 2020 with Thank You, Alola! The Journey Continues!. It originally aired in the United States as part of the 2019-2020 Disney XD Saturday morning lineup. In Canada, it debuted on March 2, 2019 on Teletoon.
It is preceded by Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon—Ultra Adventures and succeeded by Pokémon Journeys: The Series, the first season of the dub of Pokémon Journeys: The Series, which is based on the Generation VIII games.
Ash has completed three of his four grand trials in the Alola region, and more adventures await as he and his classmates acquire new Z-Crystals, make new Pokémon friends, and learn how to Mantine Surf! In their role as Ultra Guardians, the Pokémon School students take on an important mission to protect Wela Volcano. Ash meets a new rival, Hau, whose Dartrix offers Rowlet quite a challenge. Even Rotom Dex gets an adventure of its own when our heroes visit the set of its favorite TV show! And Professor Kukui's dream of starting a Pokémon League in Alola just might be getting closer to reality...
- Ash and his classmates go on their sixth Ultra Guardians mission. (SM095)
- Jessie tries and fails to catch a Stufful that starts to follow her around. Bewear is revealed to be Stufful's mother. (SM096)
- Ash meets Hau for the first time. (SM097)
- Ash and Pikachu are transported to the Ultra Ruin, where they help Dia stop the Guzzlord by sending it through an Ultra Wormhole before returning to Alola. (SM100 - SM101)
- Misty and Brock travel to Alola to visit Ash and his classmates, as a surprise organized by Lana. (SM102 - SM103)
- Ash and his classmates travel to Poni Island. (SM104 - SM109)
- Hapu offers Ash a type-specific Z-Crystal of his choice as his prize. Pikachu picks the Steelium Z. (SM109)
- Ash and his classmates reunite with Professor Kukui and return to Melemele Island. (SM109)
- Ash and his classmates meet Kahili for the first time. (SM110)
- Ash, his classmates, and Team Rocket encounter a group of wild Meltan. (SM111)
- Ash and his classmates go on their seventh Ultra Guardians mission, catching a Pheromosa and releasing it back into Ultra Space. (SM114)
- Professor Kukui officially announces the first-ever Alola League, whose winner will become Alola's first-ever Champion. The League Conference is revealed to be held at a yet-to-be-completed stadium near Aether Paradise. (SM115)
- Ash, his classmates, and Team Rocket meet the Team Skull Boss Guzma and Plumeria for the first time. (SM115)
- The Aether Foundation begins to search for Mohn. (SM116)
- Sophocles participates in a Vikavolt race and wins, earning a Buginium Z as a reward. He also receives a Z-Ring from Hapu. (SM119)
- Mallow receives an old Z-Ring from Oranguru, which Olivia cleans up and repairs before giving it back to her. (SM121)
- The wild Meltan are revealed to be multiplying. (SM124)
- Ash and his classmates go on their eighth Ultra Guardians mission, and attempt to catch a Kartana, but fail as it slices the Beast Ball to pieces. Kartana opens itself its own Ultra Wormhole, allowing it to return home. (SM124)
- Ash receives a Firium Z from a Totem Trevenant. (SM125)
- Professor Kukui reveals that the winner of the Alola League will face the Masked Royal in an exhibition battle. (SM127)
- Ash, his classmates, Jessie, James, Samson Oak, Gladion, Ilima, Guzma, Plumeria, and Hau all enter the Manalo Conference. (SM128)
- The Manalo Conference takes place, beginning with 151 competitors. (SM129 - SM144)
- Ash, his classmates, Jessie, James, Gladion, Hau, Faba, Ilima, Acerola, Mina, Guzma, and Samson Oak make it through the Battle Royal preliminary round. (SM129)
- Ash, Guzma, Hau, Lana, Sophocles, James, Kiawe, and Gladion defeat Faba, Ilima, Samson Oak, Mallow, Mina, Jessie, Acerola, and Lillie, respectively, and advance to the second round. (SM130 - SM131)
- Gladion, Ash, Kiawe, and Guzma defeat James, Hau, Sophocles, and Lana, respectively, and advance to the semifinals. (SM132 - SM134)
- Ash's Meltan starts calling for its fellow Meltan to meet up with it. (SM133)
- Gladion and Ash defeat Kiawe and Guzma, respectively, and advance to the finals. (SM135 - SM137)
- Professor Oak, Delia, Mimey, and the wild Meltan arrive at Manalo Stadium. (SM138)
- Ash defeats Gladion, winning the Manalo Conference and becoming the first Champion of Alola. (SM139)
- A Guzzlord and two Shiny Guzzlord appears from three Ultra Wormholes, interrupting the awards ceremony. They are defeated and sent back to Ultra Space. (SM139 - SM140)
- Professor Kukui's identity as the Masked Royal becomes public knowledge. (SM140)
- Ash defeats Professor Kukui and Tapu Koko in the exhibition match. (SM141 - SM144)
- The group parts ways, with Ash returning to Pallet Town to begin traveling around the world, Rotom staying to work at Aether Paradise, Lillie, Gladion, and Lusamine leaving Alola to search for Mohn, Sophocles and Molayne heading to Mossdeep City to visit the Mossdeep Space Center, Lana and her father leaving for the ocean survey to find Manaphy, and Mallow and Kiawe remaining in the Alola region. (SM146)
- Shaymin turns into its Sky Forme by touching Gracidea flowers brought by Ulu, and leaves Mallow. (SM146)
- Professor Burnet is revealed to be pregnant. (SM146)
The following Pokémon evolve:
The following Pokémon are released:
The following Pokémon return to their Trainer:
Ash clears the following trials:
Kiawe clears the following trials:
Mallow clears the following trials:
|| Episode Title
|| Lillier and the Staff!
|| A Haunted House for Everyone!
|| Sparking Confusion!
|| Don't Ignore the Small Stufful!
|| No Stone Unturned!
|| Bright Lights, Big Changes!
|| We Know Where You're Going, Eevee!
|| Battling the Beast Within!
|| Parallel Friendships!
|| Alola, Alola!
|| Heart of Fire! Heart of Stone!
|| That's Some Spicy Island Research!
|| Showdown on Poni Island!
|| Evolving Research!
|| Run, Heroes, Run!
|| Memories in the Mist!
|| A Grand Debut!
|| Keeping Your Eyes on the Ball!
|| Show Me the Metal!
|| Got Meltan?
|| This Magik Moment!
|| Beauty is Only Crystal Deep!
|| The Dealer of Destruction!
|| The Secret Princess!
|| Drawn with the Wind!
|| Aiming for the Top Floor!
|| A High-Speed Awakening!
|| The One That Didn't Get Away!
|| A Recipe for Success!
|| Spying for the Big Guy!
|| A Fiery Training Camp Trick!
|| Living on the Cutting Edge!
|| A Timeless Encounter!
|| Pikachu's Exciting Adventure!
|| Chasing Memories, Creating Dreams!
|| League Offenders and Defenders!
|| Battle Royal 151!
|| Battling Besties!
|| The Battlefield of Truth and Love!
|| Imitation Is the Sincerest Form of Strategy!
|| Battling on the Wing!
|| The Road to The Semifinals!
|| The Final Four!
|| Getting Down to The Ire!
|| The Wisdom Not To Run!
|| Final Rivals!
|| Enter the Champion!
|| Z-Move Showdown!
|| Exhibition Unmasked!
|| A Full Battle Bounty!
|| Fiery Surprises!
|| From Z to Shining Z!
|| Dreams of the Sun and Moon!
|| Thank You, Alola! The Journey Continues!
Home video releases
Australian DVD releases
- Main article: List of English language Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon – Ultra Legends home video releases (Region 4)
- With 54 episodes, this is the longest dub season under the television definition or the third longest under the digital release and home video definitions.
- This is the last season to air on Disney XD in the United States, as well as the last to air on traditional television.
- This is the only season that Ash uses a Mythical and an Ultra Beast in a league.
In other languages
|| بوكيمون: الشمس والقمر - أساطير ألترا
| Mandarin Chinese
|| 寶可夢 太陽與月亮之究極傳說 *|
宝可梦：太阳 & 月亮 – 究级传奇篇 *
|| Pokémon série: Slunce a Měsíc – Ultra legendy
|| Pokémon-serien: Sol og Måne – Ultralegender
|| Pokémon de serie: Zon & Maan—Ultra Legendes
|| Pokémon-sarja: Sun & Moon – Ultralegendoja
| European French
|| Pokémon, la série : Soleil et Lune – Ultra-Légendes
|| Pokémon – Die TV-Serie: Sonne & Mond – Ultra-Legenden
|| Pokémon η Σειρά: Ήλιος και Σελήνη - Υπερθρύλοι
|| פוקימון - הסדרה: שמש וירח – אגדות אולטרה
|| La serie Pokémon Sole e Luna - Ultraleggende
|| 포켓몬스터 썬&문 – 울트라 레전드
|| Pokémon-serien: Sol og måne – Ultralegender
|| Pokemon Seria: Słońce i Księżyc - Ultra Legendy
|| Pokémon, a série: Sol e Lua – Ultralendas
|| Pokémon, A Série: Sol e Lua – Ultralendas
|| Pokémon Serialul: Soarele și Luna - Ultralegende
|| Покемон сериал Солнце и Луна: Ультралегенды
|| Latin America
|| La serie Pokémon Sol y Luna - Ultraleyendas
|| La serie Pokémon Sol y Luna - Ultraleyendas
|| Pokémon Serien: Sol & Måne - Ultralegenderna
|| โปเกมอน ซันแอนด์มูน - อัลตร้าเลเจนด์
|| Pokémon Serisi: Güneş ve Ay - Ultra Efsaneler
|| Pokémon: Mặt Trời & Mặt Trăng – Huyền thoại siêu cấp