Pokémon is an anime series based on the video game series of the same name. It follows Ash ketchum, a young trainer of fictional creatures called young trainer of fictional creatures called Pokémon, creatures who are often captured and used to compete in fighting tournaments. His main pokemon is Pikachu and together, along with various human companions, embrakes on a journey to become a Pokemon Master.
The series has been dubbed in English, originally by 4Kids Entertainment. That version aired on Kids' WB! from 1999 to 2006. After 4Kids Entertainment lost the right to distribute the series, the series was dubbed by Pokemon USA and the series moved to Cartoon Network .