Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon is the twentieth season of the Pokémon anime and the first season of the Sun & Moon series. It features Ash Ketchum, his Pikachu, and their new classmates Lillie, Mallow, Lana, Sophocles, and Kiawe as they attend a school in the Alola region, discover new Alolan Pokémon, and learn about the region's secrets and mysteries. It premiered on November 17, 2016 in Japan, and on May 12, 2017 in the United States, with the first two episodes receiving an English dubbed preview on December 5, 2016 (and at similar times in certain other countries around the world).

Characters

Human

Pokémon

Ash's

Misty's

Brock's

Mallow's

Lana's

Sophocles'

Kiawe's

Lillie's

Team Rocket's

Episodes

Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon episode list
Ep № Ep Code Title Debut Image
951 SM001 Alola to New Adventure!
アローラ!はじめての島、はじめてのポケモンたち!!
Alola! The Starting Island, the Starter Pokémon!!
Japan: November 17, 2016
United States: December 5, 2016 (sneak peek)
United States: February 11, 2017 (Watch Disney XD)
United States: March 17, 2017 (original order)
United States: May 12, 2017 (sequence)
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952 SM002 The Guardian's Challenge!
守り神カプ・コケコ登場!挑戦、オレたちのZワザ!!
Guardian Deity Tapu Koko Appears! A Challenge, With Our Z-Move!!
Japan: November 17, 2016
United States: December 5, 2016 (sneak peek)
United States: February 11, 2017 (Watch Disney XD)
United States: March 17, 2017 (original order)
United States: May 12, 2017 (sequence)
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953 SM003 Loading the Dex!
よロトしく、ボク、ロトム図鑑ロト!
Nice to Roto-meet You, I am the Rotomdex, Roto!
Japan: November 24, 2016
United States: May 13, 2017
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954 SM004 First Catch in Alola, Ketchum-Style!
モクロー登場!アローラでポケモンゲットだぜ!!
Enter Rowlet! I Caught a Pokémon in Alola!!
Japan: November 24, 2016
United States: May 14, 2017
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955 SM005 Yo, Ho, Ho! Go, Popplio!
アシマリ、がんバルーン!
Popplio, Do Your Balloonest!
Japan: December 1, 2016
United States: May 15, 2017
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956 SM006 A Shocking Grocery Run!
びりびりちくちくトゲデマル!
The Zing Zap Togedemaru!
Japan: December 8, 2016
United States: May 16, 2017
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957 SM007 That's Why the Litten is a Scamp!
市場の風来坊ニャビー!
The Marketplace Wanderer, Litten!
Japan: December 15, 2016
United States: May 17, 2017
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958 SM008 Lillie's Egg-xhilarating Challenge!
タマゴ係はだ~れだ?
Who's in Charge of the Egg?
Japan: December 22, 2016
United States: May 18, 2017
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959 SM009 To Top a Totem!
ぬしポケモンはデカグース!
The Totem Pokémon is Gumshoos!
Japan: January 5, 2017
United States: May 19, 2017
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960 SM010 Trial and Tribulation!
出るかZワザ! 大試練への挑戦!!
Will the Z-Move Work?! Challenging the Grand Trial!!
Japan: January 12, 2017
United States: May 20, 2017
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961 SM011 Young Kiawe Had a Farm!
サトシ、カキんちに行く!
Ash Visits Kiawe!
Japan: January 19, 2017
United States: May 27, 2017
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962 SM012 The Sun, the Scare, the Secret Lair!
課外授業はヒドイデ!?
The Extracurricular Lesson is on Mareanie!?
Japan: January 26, 2017
United States: June 3, 2017
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963 SM013 Racing to a Big Event!
アローラパンケーキ大レース!
The Great Alola Pancake Race!
Japan: February 2, 2017
United States: June 10, 2017
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964 SM014 Getting to Know You!
勇気の結晶、リーリエとロコン!
The Fruit of Courage: Lillie and Vulpix!
Japan: February 9, 2017
United States: June 17, 2017
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965 SM015 Rocking Clawmark Hill!
爪あとの丘、イワンコとルガルガン!!
Clawmark Hill, Rockruff and Lycanroc!!
Japan: February 23, 2017
United States: June 24, 2017
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966 SM016 They Might Not Be Giants!
小さな三匹、大きな冒険!!
A Tiny Trio on a Big Adventure!!
Japan: March 2, 2017
United States: July 1, 2017
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967 SM017 Crystal-Clear Sleuthing!
アローラ探偵ロトム!消えたクリスタルの謎!!
Alola Detective Rotom! The Mystery of the Lost Crystal!!
Japan: March 9, 2017
United States: July 1, 2017
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968 SM018 A Seasoned Search!
マジィ!?マオのお料理大作戦!!
Are You Bounserious!? Mallow's Cooking Operation!!
Japan: March 16, 2017
United States: July 1, 2017
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969 SM019 A Guardian Rematch!
電撃猛特訓!カプ・コケコとの再戦!!
Intense Electric Shock Training! A Rematch with Tapu Koko!!
Japan: March 23, 2017
United States: July 1, 2017
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970 SM020 Partner Promises!
サトシとピカチュウ、二人の約束
Ash and Pikachu, the Promise of the Two
Japan: April 6, 2017
United States: July 1, 2017
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971 SM021 One Journey Ends, Another Begins...
ニャビー、旅立ちの時!
Litten, Journey Departure Time!
Japan: April 6, 2017
United States: July 1, 2017
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972 SM022 A Shivering Shovel Search!
スコップに要注意!!!
Beware of Shovels!!!
Japan: April 13, 2017
United States: July 8, 2017
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973 SM023 Getting the Band Back Together!
衝撃!ダグトリオ解散? !
Here's a Real Shocker! A Dugtrio Split-Up?!
Japan: April 20, 2017
United States: July 15, 2017
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974 SM024 Alolan Open House!
アローラ!はじめての授業参観!!
Alola! The First Open House!!
Japan: April 27, 2017
United States: July 22, 2017
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975 SM025 A Team-on-Team Tussle!
クリスタル争奪戦!ロケット団対スカル団!!
The Fight Over the Crystal! Team Rocket VS Team Skull!!
Japan: May 4, 2017
United States: July 29, 2017
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976 SM026 So Long, Sophocles!
さよならマーマネ!
Farewell, Sophocles!
Japan: May 11, 2017
United States: August 5, 2017
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977 SM027 A Glaring Rivalry!
出でよ!紅き眼差しルガルガン!!
Come Forth! Lycanroc with the Crimson Look!!
Japan: May 18, 2017
United States: August 19, 2017
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978 SM028 Pulling Out the Pokémon Base Pepper!
熱闘ポケベース!ねらえ逆転ホームラン!!
Fierce Pokébase Match! Aiming for a Home Run to Turn the Tide!!
Japan: May 25, 2017
United States: August 26, 2017
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979 SM029 Lulled to La-La Land!
ネマシュの森であなたも寝ましゅ?
So You're Sleeping in the Morelull Forest As Well-lull?
Japan: June 8, 2017
United States: September 2, 2017
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980 SM030 The Ol' Raise and Switch!
リーリエ、ピカチュウをかわいがってあげてね
Lillie, Take Good Care of Pikachu
Japan: June 15, 2017
United States: September 9, 2017
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981 SM031 The Island Whisperer!
ライチ登場!泣いて笑って、島クイーン!!
Olivia Appears! Crying, Laughing, the Island Kahuna!!
Japan: June 22, 2017
United States: September 16, 2017
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982 SM032 Treasure Hunt, Akala Style!
お宝発見!ムーランドサーチ!!
Treasure Discovery! Search of Stoutland!!
Japan: June 29, 2017
United States: September 23, 2017
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983 SM033 Big Sky, Small Fry!
ヨワシ強し、池のぬし!
The Mighty Wishiwashi, Totem of the Lake-y!
Japan: July 6, 2017
United States: September 30, 2017
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984 SM034 A Crowning Moment of Truth!
炎のバトル!ガラガラあらわる!!
A Fiery Battle! Marowak Appears!!
Japan: July 20, 2017
United States: October 7, 2017
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985 SM035 Currying Favor and Flavor!
カレーなバトル!ラランテスの舞!!
A Curry-ficent Battle! The Lurantis Dance!!
Japan: July 27, 2017
United States: October 14, 2017
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986 SM036 Trials and Determinations!
ライチの大試練!一番ハードなポケモン勝負!!
Olivia's Grand Trial! The Hardest Pokémon Match!!
Japan: August 3, 2017
United States: October 21, 2017
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987 SM037 Rising from the Ruins!
イワンコといのちの遺跡の守り神!
Rockruff and the Ruins of Life Guardian Deity!
Japan: August 10, 2017
United States: October 28, 2017
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988 SM038 Mimikyu Unmasked!
ミミッキュのばけのかわ!
Mimikyu's Disguise!
Japan: August 17, 2017
United States: November 4, 2017
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989 SM039 Mallow and the Forest Teacher!
家出のマオとヤレユータン!
Mallow's Runaway from Home and Oranguru!
Japan: August 24, 2017
United States: November 11, 2017
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990 SM040 Balloons, Brionne, and Belligerence!
アシマリ、オシャマリ、いかりのダダリン!
Popplio, Brionne, the Anch-gry Dhelmise!
Japan: August 31, 2017
United States: November 18, 2017
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991 SM041 Mounting an Electrifying Charge!
ダッシュ!デンヂムシ
Dash! Charjabug
Japan: September 7, 2017
United States: November 25, 2017
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992 SM042 Alola, Kanto!
カントーでアローラ!タケシとカスミ!!
In Kanto, Alola! Brock and Misty!!
Japan: September 14, 2017
United States: November 25, 2017
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993 SM043 When Regions Collide!
ジムバトル!Zワザ対メガシンカ!!
Gym Battle! Z-Move VS Mega Evolution!!
Japan: September 21, 2017
United States: December 9, 2017
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