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Pokemon: Pikachu no Natsuyasumi

Pokemon: Pikachu no Natsuyasumi

Alternative Titles

English: Pokemon: Pikachu's Summer Vacation
Synonyms: Pocket Monsters: Pikachu no Natsuyasumi, Pikachu Short 1
Japanese: ピカチュウのなつやすみ

Information

Type: Special
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 18, 1998
Genres: Comedy, Kids
Duration: 21 min. per episode
Rating: PG - Children
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 6.861 (scored by 8486 users)
Ranked: #34932
Popularity: #1533
Members: 13,194
Favorites: 4
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top anime page.

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Synopsis

Ash and his friends arrive at a Pokémon-only park. They set all their Pokémon loose and, after Ash tells Pikachu to watch over Togepi, they enter for a day of fun and relaxation. Unfortunately, it's not going to turn out the way they had hoped.

(Source: Serebii)

Related Anime

Parent story: Pokemon: Mewtwo no Gyakushuu

Characters & Voice Actors

Pikachu
Pikachu
Main
Ootani, Ikue
Japanese
Ootani, Ikue
Nyarth
Nyarth
Main
Inuyama, Inuko
Japanese
Inuyama, Inuko
Blaustein, Maddie
English
Blaustein, Maddie
...
Togepi
Togepi
Main
Koorogi, Satomi
Japanese
Koorogi, Satomi
Satoshi
Satoshi
Supporting
Matsumoto, Rika
Japanese
Matsumoto, Rika
Taylor, Veronica
English
Taylor, Veronica
...

Staff

Tajiri, Satoshi
Original Creator
Sugimori, Ken
Original Character Design



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Mar 13, 2014
DrRobotnik
While it's hard to review the first Pokèmon movie without your nostalgia goggles fogging up, Pikachu's Summer Vacation is enough of an oddity that it can be more closely examined without prejudice from fanboys.

It opens to our 3 heroes, Brock, Misty and Ash, arriving at the Pokepark. As they arrive they release their Pokèmon, and the 90's electro pop song begins. Actually, the song is pretty good. It's by American pop artist Vitamin C and was wrote primarily for the movie. Maybe Nintendo where big Eve's Plum fans? Who knows. As the pokemon enter through the gate of their vacation destination, the screen read more
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Opening Theme

#01: "Summer Vacation Fan Club" by Pokémon Kids, Pokémon Mamas, Ikue Ohtani (Japanese Version)
#02: "Vacation: by Vitamin C (English Version)

Ending Theme

"Pika Pika Massaichu" by Pokémon Kids & Okido-hakase + Pikachu

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