Ash and Dawn! Head Toward a New Adventure!! (サトシとヒカリ!(あら)たなる冒険(ぼうけん)()かって!! ) is the 48th episode of Pokémon: Diamond and Pearl.

Episode plot

On their way to Hearthome City, Ash, Dawn and Brock recall their adventures together so far.


  • "Professor Oak's Pokémon Lecture": Torterra
    • Pokémon senryū: ドダイトス こうらはみどりの どだいです Dodaitosu, kōra wa midori no, dodai desu.
  • Aim to Be a Pokémon Master 2001, an instrumental version of By Your Side ~Hikari's Theme~ and of Advance Adventure, and Pokémon Symphonic Medley is used as background music.
  • This is the second clip episode in the Pokémon anime's history, the first being RS121. Like that episode, it was skipped in the dub.
  • This is the second episode since RS121 that Jessie, James, and Meowth did not appear in.


  • Turtwig was shown having its energy drained by Leech Seed, however, Grass-type Pokémon cannot be affected by it.


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