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DP163: Fighting Ire With Fire!

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Fighting Ire with Fire!
General Other Information
Season: Pokémon: DP Sinnoh League Victors Char. of the Day: None
Episode №: #629 Main: Ash, Dawn, Brock
Aired: JapanFlag February 11, 2010 Recurring: Jessie, James, Barry, Paul, Nurse Joy,Marian (TV), Raoul Contesta (TV), Mr. Sukizo (TV),
UnitedStatesFlag July 10, 2010
Opening theme: We Will Carry On! Minor: Citizens, Unnamed Trainer
Badge(s): Coalbadge Forestbadge Cobblebadge Fenbadge Relicbadge Minebadge Iciclebadge Setting: Near Sunyshore City
Pokémon: Ash's Pikachu, Team Rocket's Meowth, Jessie's Wobbuffet, Dawn's Piplup, Ash's Infernape (newly evolved from Monferno), Brock's Croagunk, Brock's Happiny, Paul's Electabuzz, Barry's Empoleon, Mothim
Major event(s)
The gang meet up with Barry again, who is revealed to have won the Beacon Badge from Sunyshore Gym, completing his requirement for the Sinnoh League. Barry meets Paul for the first time and challenges him to a battle, which Paul refuses. Dawn learns that there are seven contests remaining before the Sinnoh Grand Festival, and that the event itself will be held at Lake Valor. Ash's Monferno activates Blaze and goes on a rampage again. Ash's Monferno evolves into an Infernape.
Pokémon: DP Sinnoh League Victors


On their way to the Sunyshore Gym and Ash's next battle, our heroes come across their friend Barry. He shows off all eight of the Badges he's earned, which prove he's ready to compete in the Sinnoh League! Paul is on the scene, too, and he's also won eight Badges. Barry challenges Paul to a battle on the spot, but Paul refuses, suggesting Barry battle Ash instead. Barry would rather take on Paul, but when Barry discovers that Ash has previously battled Paul in a full battle, he changes his mind and challenges Ash.

Meanwhile, Team Rocket has decided to try a new approach: catch the heroes first to get them out of the way, and then catch their Pokémon. It appears to work! Pikachu, Piplup, and Barry's Empoleon are caught and held captive. But, while Barry and Ash are battling, Monferno becomes enraged, thanks to an out-of-control Blaze ability! Ash reasons with Monferno to calm it down, only to get a big surprise when it evolves into Infernape! Infernape saves Pikachu, Piplup, and Empoleon, and proves to be a powerful and quick Pokémon in its own right.

Paul tells Ash he will battle him in the upcoming Sinnoh League. But first, Ash knows he must set his sights on winning his eighth Badge at the Sunyshore Gym!




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