Episode: Cracked China
Characters: Ash Ketchum, Pikachu, Jigglypuff, Misty, Gary Oak, Charizard
Segment Summary: See what goes on in Ash's balls.
- This clip parodies the Pokémon anime.
Trivia / Info:
- The blue/red/white Poké Ball shown in this segment is modeled after the Great Ball (a.k.a. Super Ball) from the video game series.
- The episode this segment is in was made before the Japanese release of Pokémon Diamond and Pearl, and since the games' Japanese release, female Pikachu's tails have a V-shaped dent. In this segment, female Pikachu have the males' tails.
- At one point, when Pikachu is facing Charizard, an actual Pikachu action figure is used.
- In the French dub, Aurelien Ringelheim reprises his role of Ash Ketchum.
Goofs / Nitpicks:
- In the Pokémon anime show Ash doesn't keep Pikachu in a Poké Ball, as he is one of the Pokémon who do not like to be kept in Poké Balls.
- In the Pokémon anime show, Gary does not own a Charizard, but he actually owns a Blastoise instead, and a Charizard in the Pokémon anime show was meant to be owned by his trainer Ash Ketchum.
- Pikachu's limbs are too long.
- Pikachu does not have visible teeth in any official Pokémon media.