Ash and Gary receive a Pokédex upgrade, Ash is reunited with Charizard, Harrison gets through the second round, Gary is revealed to have obtained a Magmar, an Alakazam, a Fearow, a Skarmory, a Pinsir and a Kingdra, Ash begins his battle with Gary, Ash's Tauros is revealed to know Horn Attack, Ash's Heracross is revealed to know Megahorn, It is revealed that Gary's starter Pokémon was a Squirtle, which has since evolved into Wartortle and again into Blastoise.
Everyone it's the moment you've been waiting for: Ash vs. Gary in the Silver Conference. After losing in the fourth round of the Indigo League Gary is determined to put Ash in his place. Likewise, Ash wants some payback for Gary always putting him down. This is the ultimate way to settle things once and for all. Will Ash finally be able to beat Gary, or will Gary humiliate Ash once more?
This episode reveals that Gary's starter Pokémon was a Squirtle which evolved into Wartortle and then into Blastoise. Indicating the other two trainers from Pallet Town at the start of Ash's journey had a Bulbasaur and a Charmander respectively.
Ash is wearing a hat that looks like Yellow's from Pokemon Adventures.