Ash and co. meet up with Barry, who has won three more badges, bringing his total to six, Ash catches the Gible from the last episode, Ash battles Barry with his new Gible and loses to Barry's Empoleon.
While on their way to Daybreak Town, Ash and co. are pursued by Team Rocket, only to have them stopped by Gible. After meeting up with them Ash decides to catch the Gible. However this little munch monster has been causing trouble in a local town by munching on everything in sight, including Barry's new bike (dejavu anyone?). Can Ash be able to soothe this savage beast? More importantly: can Ash pay Barry back for the bike that was devoured?