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Pokemon Best Wishes! Season 2

Alternative Titles

English: Pokémon: Black & White: Rival Destinies
Synonyms: Pocket Monsters: Best Wishes! 2, Black & White 2
Japanese: ポケットモンスター ベストウイッシュ シーズン2


Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jun 21, 2012 to Jan 10, 2013
Premiered: Summer 2012
Broadcast: Thursdays at 19:00 (JST)
Studios: OLM
Source: Game
Duration: 22 min. per ep.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 6.631 (scored by 15,599 users)
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Ranked: #51892
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Popularity: #2289
Members: 29,144
Favorites: 33
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Satoshi, Iris & Dent continue their travels through the Isshu region. After successfully winning his 8th Gym Badge against Homika in Tachiwaki City, Shirona invites everyone to stay at her villa in East Isshu, where old friend Hikari is also staying, and participate in the Pokemon World Tournament Junior Cup before Satoshi participates in the Unova League. Team Rocket, meanwhile, initiate their final plan for the Isshu region-what is their purpose in their desire for the legendary Pokémon Meloetta?


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Characters & Voice Actors

Miki, Shinichiro
Toyoguchi, Megumi
Hayashibara, Megumi
Inuyama, Inuko
Aikawa, Rikako


Koga, Kazuomi
Episode Director, Storyboard
Asada, Yuuji
Episode Director
Yonemura, Shouji
Valencia, Amparo
Script, ADR Director

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"Yajirushi ni Natte! (やじるしになって!)" by Rica Matsumoto

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#01: "Mite Mite ☆ Kocchicchi (みてみて☆こっちっち)" by Momoiro Clover Z (eps 01-12, 14-)
#02: "Rocket Gang Forever (ロケット団よ永遠に)" by Rocket Gang (ep 13)

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Oct 20, 2017
Duckielover151 (All reviews)
This is an interesting reviewing experience for me. I'm used to having about 100 episodes to have to sum up-- or sometimes twice or three times that amount. And these 24 episodes feel a little oddly placed... But they were pretty good, and a lot of important things happened. I'm not really sure where to start... so I guess I'll just go in order.

I really liked that they brought Dawn back for a little adventure with the new gang. Continuing on in Unova, I missed Diamond and Pearl more than I'd expected to. Though that little adventure was brought down a bit by Meloetta... the read more
Dec 3, 2012
AaronDesu (All reviews)
People are beginning to forget what kind of audience Pokemon cater towards, which are little children who are just coming to age.

Anyways, Pokemon Best Wishes 2 kicks off right after Ash gets his 8th gym badge in the Unova (Isshu) region. It's your standard Pokemon with Ash and friends helping out people until their problems are solved. They don't drop the formula and have a high standing in morality.

Best Wishes 2 is no exception to Pokemon's standard formula of emphasizing friendship and bonds. Expect a lot of speeches about such. The art is very repetitive, and you'll be seeing A LOT read more


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