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- (ロケット(だん)VSプラズマ(だん)!(後編(こうへん) Team Rocket VS Team Plasma! (Part 2)) is the skipped 24th episode of Pokémon: Best Wishes! and Pokémon: Black & White.


After Team Plasma attacks Castelia City and steal the Meteonite from Team Rocket, Ash and co. follow them back to the Desert Resort where the Meteonite is unleashing unstable energy upon the city. To complicate matters further, Team Rocket is still intent on rolling out their plan and stopping Team Plasma. Will Ash and co. survive the attack and stop Team Rocket and Team Plasma?


  • This episode was postponed indefinitely because of the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami. TV Tokyo has stated that it will be broadcast at another time, although as of March 15, 2011 when that statement was made, the episodes have not aired and their official statement from then has not been updated or clarified on whether it is still applicable. As of late 2018, all summaries of the Black & White series including the promise to air these episodes was taken down from TV Tokyo's online TV guide timetable.
  • According to Tom Wayland on Twitter, The Pokémon Company International received both this episode and the previous unaired episode and he said that he has seen it, although the episodes were not dubbed as a result of them never airing in Japan to date.
  • This is the final appearance of both Jessie and James' charcoal grey Team Rocket uniforms due to the next episode's, Battling for the Love of Bug-Types! reverting to their original color white.