The BEST Episodes of Pokémon Chronicles
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: May 25, 2020
Network: Cartoon Network
Housou tells the tales of many events that happen in parallel with Ash and his journey. The tales range from what his old Pokemon are doing in Prof. Oak's lab, to the origins and secrets of Team Rocket, and the lives of past trainers he met such as Kenji, Hiroshi, and Shigeru. Each episode tells a chapter in that person's life.
#1 - The Legend of Thunder!
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 30, 2001
#2 - Pikachu's Winter Vacation (2000): Snorlax Snowman
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 22, 2000
#3 - Trouble in Big Town
Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Dec 24, 2002
Meowth is trying to have a picnic. Then, he can have peace and quiet. It doesn't go that way, when some Pokemon knock it over. Meowth doesn't like this. He decides to look for his basket, in hope to regain it. Poor Meowth is still hungry. His food was eaten. What will he do now for food? He takes up work, delivering pizzas. He tries to take the easy way out, but it doesn't work out too well.
#4 - Pikachu's Winter Vacation (2000): Delibird's Dilemma
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 22, 2000
#5 - Those Darn Electabuzz!
Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Sep 21, 2004
#6 - The Legend of Thunder! (Part 2)
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Dec 30, 2001
#7 - A Family that Battles Together Stays Together
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 3, 2002
Brock returns home to Pewter City to find that the gym has been converted from a Rock gym to a Water gym, by his mother. Now Brock has to fight to get the gym restored to it's normal state. Meanwhile, Brock ends up leaving his Pokemon with his little brother. He is off to the Hoenn Region.
#8 - Cerulean Blues
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 10, 2002
Misty is glad to return to the Cerulean Gym. A gym leader for the gym has not appeared in a while, so the gym is in danger of closure. One of Misty's worst fears is a Gyarados, but now she has to cope with it because it is loose in the gym.
#9 - We're No Angels
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 17, 2002
A village is in danger of a huge robot, about to ruin their crops. Team Rocket end up landing in the village, so the people, hope they will stop the robot, before any destruction of the crops. Jesse, James, and Meowth manage to stop the one robot, but more come leading to more complications. To add to the problems, a huge swarm of Taillow are flying in that direction.
#10 - Showdown at the Oak Corral
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 14, 2003
Butch and Cassidy, also members of Team Rocket, return. They are in search for Pokemon, but in Oak's lab. Will Ash be able to stop them? Meanwhile, guess who's back, the Magikarp Salesman. This time he tries to sell Pokemon to another person.
#11 - The Blue Badge of Courage
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Feb 25, 2003
Sakura returns, asking Misty, ""could she battle her?"" Misty gladly approves, but she is out of badges. She goes to get some created, where she is taught herself, but she encounters trouble. Sakura helps battle the bad guys. Will she be able to win a Cascade Badge from Misty, though?
#12 - Oaknapped!
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 8, 2003
Richie returns with a new Pokemon. Butch and Cassidy also come back (with new Pokemon), but they are up to no good. They capture Oak. It is up to Richie to save him. Later on, Richie thinks about traveling again, so he leaves to go to the Hoenn Region.
#13 - Of Meowth and Pokémon (Part 1): The Millennium Town Meetup
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Mar 4, 2003
Meowth is ready to have another picnic. As he is about to eat, his sandwhich disappears. He is very confused to where it went. Meowth sees the sandwhich floating on front of him. It runs away and Meowth chases it. Can Meowth solve the sandwich mystery? Meowth is trying to impress a Skitty. He performs various actions, hoping the Skitty will become interested. When he is very close to giving Skitty a gift, something happens. He has departed from Skitty. What is Meowth left to do, now?
#14 - A Date With Delcatty
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Sep 2, 2003
Misty receives a guest to the gym. This guest happens to be Casey, the girl who loves Electabuzz. Lily, Violet, and Daisy, sisters of Misty, also come back to manage the Cerulean Gym. Meanwhile, Cassidy and Butch are up to no good, again. They are looking to take someone's Pokemon, but they are defeated. It all ends well for everyone, except Misty, because she no longer is the leader of the Cerulean Gym.
#15 - Training Daze
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Sep 30, 2003
Jessie, James, and Meowth weren't always together. They once were solo. They were of youth and didn't know much about Pokemon. This episode explains how and what brought them as one team.
#16 - Celebi & Joy
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Oct 7, 2003
Celebi is back. This time, it is spotted by Richie. He is able to indentify it, but he is wondering why it appeared to him. Richie is confused because Celebi guides him into the woods, where it's symbol of rememberance is located. What might be the reason, Celebi brought Richie with him?
#17 - Journey to the Starting Line
Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Oct 14, 2003
A new Pokemon Trainer is coming. It will be his first Pokemon, but he doesn't know which Pokemon to choose. After a small incident, he selects a Pokemon. The trainer is excited with his new Pokemon and the journeys that they will experience.
#18 - Putting the Air Back in Aerodactyl!
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Mar 16, 2004
Gary has become a Pokemon Researcher. He is trying to discover more facts and information about Pokemon. He meets an Aerodactyl, in which Team Rocket are looking in taking, since it is rare. Gary, Oak, and Tracey have to make sure Aerodactyl stays safe because Team Rocket have it.