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Forest Grumps
General Other Information
Season: Pokémon: The Johto Journeys Char. of the Day: None
Episode №: #155 Main: Ash, Misty, Brock
Aired: JapanFlag July 6, 2000 Recurring: Jessie, James
UnitedStatesFlag June 2, 2001
Opening theme: Pokémon Johto Minor:
Badge(s): Zephyrbadge Hivebadge Setting:
Pokémon: Ash's Pikachu, Team Rocket's Meowth, Misty's Togepi, Jessie's Wobbuffet, Ash's Bulbasaur, Ash's Chikorita, Ash's Cyndaquil, Ash's Totodile, Ash's Noctowl, Misty's Psyduck, Misty's Poliwhirl, Misty's Goldeen, Misty's Staryu, Brock's Zubat, Brock's Pineco, Brock's Geodude, Brock's Onix, Jessie's Arbok, James' Victreebel, Ursaring (debut)
Major event(s)
James' Victreebel knows Vine Whip
Pokémon: The Johto Journeys


While heading to Goldenrod City Ash and co. encounter Team Rocket again and fly away, Only to have Team Rocket shot down by an Ursaring. The gang decides to recall their Pokémon and run for it. Later they find that Ash, Brock and Pikachu had Jessie and James and Meowth had Misty. Both girls decide to form a temporary truce with the other's friends. Will the two main female characters Rachael Lillis voices be able to return to their respective groups? And why are there so many Ursaring everywhere?


  • This episodes english title refers to the movie "Forrest Gump"
  • The "Who's that Pokémon?" in this episode is Noctowl.
  • If one follows the episodes by release date, then the third pokemon movie happens right after this episode.
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