Ash Ketchum Journey In Pokemon Is About To End


After the two-and-a-half-decade adventure of Ash Ketchum, Pokemon finally opens a new curtain following the new protagonists as their hat. But, with respect to the long journey of Ash and Pikachu, the “aftermath” special episodes will be premiered on January 13, 2023.

So, what can we expect in the season finale of this best adventure anime? Below, we’ve gathered information related to the series finale of Pokemon anime and how this franchise will continue. Read on!

Pocket Monsters: Mezase Pokemon Master

The epilogue of Ash and Pikachu’s journey in the Pokemon series was announced on December 16, 2022. It will conclude the aftermath of Ash after he won the world championship. The series’ trailer has also been released at the same time as the announcement.

In the trailer, we can see that the first companion of Ash Ketchum, Misty and Brock, makes a comeback. The first rival of Ash, Gary, also seems to hit the screen once again. Now, this series will tell about him bringing his trophy to his home in the Kanto region.

The visual animation stays the same as the previous season. Even though it is arguably worse than its prequel, compared to the earliest Pokemon from 1997, it is still way better.

For the fans of Pokemon out there, don’t fret, although the journey of Ash Ketchum has finally ended on a good note, doesn’t mean that the world of Pokemon will cease to exist. The next generation of Pokemon will follow the journey of the new two protagonists, Riko and Roy.

Ash Ketchum Journey In Pokemon Is About To End
Source: Official Website of Pokemon

With a seemed new brand generation of starter Pokemon, we can finally add a whole new generation of Pokemon to the repertoire. That said, the new series may use the Scarlet and Violet video game’s Pokemon database which unlocked a new Paldea region.

The new season is still TBA. But, we can expect new information dropped as soon as the story of Ash ends in March. The new Pokemon will debut in April 2023. Just sit back and relax enjoying the story of Ash and Pikachu after they won the Pokemon world championship.

Pokemon: 25 Years Journey of Ash Ketchum

It is almost unreal that Ash, a never-aging 10-year-old boy, finally becomes a master of Pokemon. Along with his yellow friend, Pikachu, he has ventured into nine different major regions and met many friends along the way.

Reportedly, there are 1300 episodes in total. It tells about those two journeys from Pallet Town to Galar region where he becomes the strongest trainer of Pokemon.

Ash Ketchum Journey In Pokemon Is About To End
Source: Visual Trailer of Pocket Monster: Mezase Pokemon Master

Having the iconic duo which represents the franchise Pokemon retired, generations of fans seem emotional about parting with them. But, with how everyone tired by Ash and Pikachu’s failure to become the champion over the years, it is a bold decision to end the series and start to blow fresh wind to the Pokemon franchise.

Sarah Natochenny, who has voiced Ash Ketchum since 2006, revealed her journey with Pokemon over the years. She announced the epilogue on December 16, 2022. Considering this will be her last stop, she is grateful for the long journey of Ash and Pikachu and for the impact she had on her life.

Source: Official Twitter @sarahnatochenny

Farewell to Childhood Friend, Ash Ketchum

Saying goodbye is hard. Moreover to our friends, Ash and Pikachu, who have been accompanying us for two decades. But, we must look forward to the future franchise. What will Pokemon bring in the future? Well, just stay tuned for future anime news related to Pokemon in Animefleek.

If you want to look at the conclusion of two and half decades of adventure, be sure to watch Pocket Monster: Mezase Pokemon Master on January 13, 2023.

This might be the last time you hear our beloved character say “I choose you, Pikachu!”

Frequently Asked Questions:

Will it be the last series of Pokemon?

No, the series will bring two new protagonists in the summer of 2023.

When will Pocket Monsters: Mezase Pokemon Master premiere?

The anime series will premiere on January 13, 2023. It has 11 episodes in total.


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