Pokémon the Series: XYZ, also known as Pocket Monsters: XY & Z (ポケットモンスター XY&Z Poketto Monsutaa Ekkusu Wai ando Zetto) in Japan and Pocket Monsters: XY & Z (포켓몬스터 XY&Z Poketmonseuteo XY&Z) in South Korea, respectively, is the nineteenth season of the Pokémon anime and the second series (in addition to the third season) of the XY and XYZ series. Tying in to the XY series and the Mega Evolution Specials, it features Ash Ketchum, his Pikachu, the two siblings from Lumiose City, Clemont and Bonnie, and his old childhood friend, Serena as they continue their adventures in the Kalos region, catching new Kalos Pokémon, and learning more new secrets of Mega Evolution. Also, it introduced a story involving Team Flare and Zygarde as part of this arc. It premiered on October 29, 2015 in Japan and February 20, 2016 in the United States.

Japanese poster for XY&Z, the Japanese arc which this season is based on

English Poster for XYZ

Due to the announcement of the Pokémon anime's move to Disney XD,[1] this is the final Pokémon anime season that was aired on Cartoon Network in the United States.

Characters

Major

Pokémon

Ash's

Serena's

Clemont's

Team Rocket's

Episodes

Pokémon the Series: XYZ episode list
Ep № Ep Code Title Debut Image
903 XY094 From A to Z!
Z爆誕!カロスに潜むもの!!
Z's Explosive Birth! That Which Lurks in Kalos!!
Japan: October 29, 2015
United States: February 20, 2016
XY094.png
904 XY095 Love Strikes! Eevee, Yikes!
熱血ハリボーグ!狙われたプニちゃん!!
Hot-blooded Quilladin! Squishy is Being Targeted!!
Japan: November 5, 2015
United States: February 27, 2016
XY095.png
905 XY096 A Giga Battle with Mega Results!
メガタブンネVSギガギガニャース!!
Mega Audino VS the Giga Giga Meowth Machine!!
Japan: November 12, 2015
United States: March 5, 2016
XY096.png
906 XY097 A Fiery Rite of Passage!
シシコとカエンジシ!炎の旅立ち!!
Litleo and Pyroar! A Fiery Journey!!
Japan: November 19, 2015
United States: March 12, 2016
XY097.png
907 XY098 Dream a Little Dream from Me!
ピカチュウ、プニちゃんの夢を見る!
Pikachu Dreaming of Squishy!
Japan: November 26, 2015
United States: March 19, 2016
XY098.png
908 XY099 The Legend of the Ninja Hero!
ようこそ忍者村へ!英雄ゲッコウガの伝説!!
Welcome to the Ninja Village! The Legend of the Heroic Greninja!!
Japan: December 3, 2015
United States: March 26, 2016
XY099.png
909 XY100 A Festival of Decisions!
忍者村決戦!ゲコガシラ対キリキザン!!
Decisive Battle in the Ninja Village! Frogadier VS Bisharp!!
Japan: December 10, 2015
United States: April 2, 2016
XY100.png
910 XY101 A Dancing Debut!
踊れイーブイ!トライポカロン・デビュー!!
Dance, Eevee! Its Pokémon Showcase Debut!!
Japan: December 17, 2015
United States: April 9, 2016
XY101.png
911 XY102 Meeting at Terminus Cave!
ついの洞窟!動き出したZの謎!!
Terminus Cave! The Mystery of Z is Set in Motion!!
Japan: December 24, 2015
United States: April 16, 2016
XY102.png
912 XY103 A Cellular Connection!
ユリーカとプニちゃん!
Bonnie and Squishy!
Japan: January 14, 2016
United States: April 23, 2016
XY103.png
913 XY104 A Windswept Encounter!
オンバットとフラエッテ!風の中のめぐりあい!!
Noibat and Floette! An Encounter in the Wind!!
Japan: January 21, 2016
United States: April 30, 2016
XY104.png
914 XY105 Party Dancecapades!
サトシとセレナ!ダンスパーティでゲットだぜ!!
Ash and Serena! Get One at the Dance Party!!
Japan: January 28, 2016
United States: May 7, 2016
XY105.png
915 XY106 A Meeting of Two Journeys!
最強メガバトル!ゲッコウガVSメガリザードン!!
The Strongest Mega Battle! Greninja VS Mega Charizard!!
Japan: February 4, 2016
United States: May 14, 2016
XY106.png
916 XY107 An Explosive Operation!
爆裂グランドフォース!ジガルデ捕獲作戦!!
The Explosive Land's Wrath! Operation: Capture Zygarde!!
Japan: February 11, 2016
United States: May 21, 2016
XY107.png
917 XY108 A Watershed Moment!
荒野のブリガロン!木を植えるロボン!!
A Chesnaught from the Wilderness! The Tree-planting Robon!!
Japan: February 18, 2016
United States: May 28, 2016
XY108.png
918 XY109 Master Class Choices!
マスタークラスへの試練!どうするセレナ!?
The Master Class Trial! What Will You Do, Serena!?
Japan: February 25, 2016
United States: June 4, 2016
XY109.png
919 XY110 An Electrifying Rage!
サンダーとオンバーン!怒りの雷撃!!
Zapdos and Noivern! A Furious Strike of Lightning!!
Japan: March 3, 2016
United States: June 11, 2016
XY110.png
920 XY111 Unlocking Some Respect!
レフトとライト!揺れる心のカメテテ!!
Lefty and Righty! The Binacle with a Swaying Mind!!
Japan: March 10, 2016
United States: June 18, 2016
XY111.png
921 XY112 Master Class is in Session!
マスタークラス開幕!火花散る乙女の激闘!!
The Master Class Begins! A Maidens' Fierce Fight Where Sparks Fly!!
Japan: March 17, 2016
United States: June 25, 2016
XY112.png
922 XY113 Performing a Pathway to the Future!
エルVSセレナ!開け未来への扉!!
Aria VS Serena! Open the Door to the Future!!
Japan: March 24, 2016
United States: July 2, 2016
XY113.png
923 XY114 A Keeper for Keeps?
シトロンの花嫁!?ユリーカのシルブプレパニック!!
A Bride for Clemont!? Bonnie's S'il-vous-plaît Panic!!
Japan: April 7, 2016
United States: July 9 2016
XY114.png
924 XY115 Battling at Full Volume!
セレナ、サトシになる!最強ピカチュウ対決!!
Serena Becomes Ash! The Strongest Pikachu Showdown!!
Japan: April 14, 2016
United States: July 16, 2016
XY115.png
925 XY116 The Synchronicity Test!
サトシとアラン!ゲッコウガVSメガリザードンふたたび!!
Ash and Alain! Greninja VS Mega Charizard Once Again!!
Japan: April 21, 2016
United States: July 23, 2016
XY116.png
926 XY117 Making Friends and Influencing Villains!
森の呪いと白いボクレー!
The Forest's Curse and the White Phantump!
Japan: April 28, 2016
United States: July 30, 2016
XY117.png
927 XY118 Championing a Research Battle!
サトシ対チャンピオン・カルネ!VSメガサーナイト!!
Ash VS Champion Diantha! VS Mega Gardevoir!!
Japan: May 5, 2016
United States: August 6, 2016
XY118.png
928 XY119 A Full-Strength Battle Surprise!
ライバル対決!サトシVSショータ!!
Rival Showdown! Ash VS Sawyer!!
Japan: May 12, 2016
United States: August 13, 2016
XY119.png
929 XY120 All Hail the Ice Battlefield!
エイセツジム戦!氷のバトルフィールド!!
Snowbelle Gym Match! An Icy Battlefield!!
Japan: May 19, 2016
United States: August 20, 2016
XY120.png
930 XY121 Seeing the Forest for the Trees!
迷いの森・・・進化の夜明け!
The Winding Woods... The Dawn of Evolution!
Japan: May 26, 2016
United States: August 27, 2016
XY121.png
931 XY122 A Real Icebreaker!
サトシゲッコウガVSメガユキノオー!発動巨大水手裏剣!!
Ash-Greninja VS Mega Abomasnow! The Giant Water Shuriken Triggers!!
Japan: June 2, 2016
United States: September 3, 2016
XY122.png
932 XY123 A Diamond in the Rough!
メレシーを探せ!ヌメルゴンとデデンネ!!
Find Carbink! Goodra and Dedenne!!
Japan: June 9, 2016
United States: September 10, 2016
XY123.png
933 XY124 A Gaggle of Gadget Greatness!
爆熱の機巧フェスティバル!
Heatbursts at the Gadget Festival!
Japan: June 16, 2016
United States: September 17, 2016
XY124.png
934 XY125 A League of His Own!
カロスリーグ開幕!メガリザードン対決・X対Y!!
The Kalos League Begins! Mega Charizard Showdown: X VS Y!!
Japan: June 30, 2016
United States: September 24, 2016
XY125.png
935 XY126 Valuable Experience for All!
メガジュカインVSライチュウ!経験値いただきます!!
Mega Sceptile VS Raichu! I Received Some EXP!!
Japan: July 7, 2016
United States: October 1, 2016
XY126.png
936 XY127 Analysis Versus Passion!
準決勝フルバトル!サトシ対ショータ!!
Semifinal Full Battle! Ash VS Sawyer!!
Japan: July 21, 2016
United States: October 8, 2016
XY127.png
937 XY128 A Riveting Rivalry!
ライバル決戦!サトシゲッコウガVSメガジュカイン!!
Rival Showdown! Ash Greninja VS Mega Sceptile!!
Japan: July 28, 2016
United States: October 15, 2016
XY128.png
938 XY129 Kalos League Passion with a Certain Flare!
激闘カロスリーグ!集え、すべての熱き想いよ!!
Fierce Fighting at the Kalos League! Gather, All of My Passion!!
Japan: August 4, 2016
United States: October 22, 2016
XY129.png
939 XY130 Finals Not for the Faint-Hearted!
決勝戦!サトシ対アラン!!
The Finals! Ash VS Alain!!
Japan: August 11, 2016
United States: October 29, 2016
XY130.png
940 XY131 Down to the Fiery Finish!
カロスリーグ優勝! サトシ頂上決戦!!
Kalos League Victory! Ash's Ultimate Match!!
Japan: August 18, 2016
United States: November 5, 2016
XY131.png
941 XY132 A Towering Takeover!
襲撃フレア団!プリズムタワーのジガルデ!!
Team Flare Attacks! The Zygarde at the Prism Tower!!
Japan: August 25, 2016
United States: November 12, 2016
XY132.png
942 XY133 Coming Apart at the Dreams!
衝撃ジガルデ対ジガルデ!壊れゆく世界!!
The Shocking Zygarde VS Zygarde! The Breaking World!!
Japan: September 1, 2016
United States: November 19, 2016
XY133.png
943 XY134 The Right Hero for the Right Job!
突撃ミアレジム!シトロイドよ永遠に!!
Attack on Lumiose Gym! Clembot Forever!!
Japan: September 8, 2016
United States: December 3, 2016
XY134.png
944 XY135 Rocking Kalos Defenses!
進撃する巨石!カロス防衛線!!
The Giant Rock Advances! The Kalos Line of Defense!!
Japan: September 15, 2016
United States: December 10, 2016
XY135.png
945 XY136 Forming a More Perfect Union!
反撃のジガルデ!カロス最終決戦!!
Zygarde Fights Back! The Last Ultimate Match of Kalos!!
Japan: September 15, 2016
United States: December 17, 2016
XY136.png
946 XY137 Battling with a Clean Slate!
はじまりはゼロ!シトロンの決断!
We Start at Zero! Clemont's Decision!!
Japan: October 6, 2016
United States: December 24, 2016
XY137.png
947 XY138 The First Day of the Rest of Your Life!
サトシとラストバトル!セレナの選択!!
The Last Battle with Ash! Serena's Choice!!
Japan: October 13, 2016
United States: January 7, 2017
XY138.png
948 XY139 Facing the Needs of the Many!
さらばサトシゲッコウガ!クセロシキの逆襲!!
Farewell, Ash-Greninja! Xerosic Strikes Back!!
Japan: October 20, 2016
United States: January 14, 2017
XY139.png
949 XY140 Till We Compete Again!
終わりなきゼロ!また逢う日まで!!
The Endless Zero! Until the Day We Meet Again!!
Japan: October 27, 2016
United States: January 21, 2017
XY140.png
950 XY141 The Legend of X, Y, and Z!
XYZの伝説!
The XYZ Legend!
Japan: November 3, 2016
United States: January 28, 2017
XY141.png
951 XY142 N/A
最強の二人!シトロンとデント!!
The Strongest Duo! Clemont and Cilan!!
Japan: November 10, 2016
United States: N/A
XY142.png


Trivia

  • This is the last season of the English dub of the Pokémon anime to be aired on Cartoon Network.
  • This is the first season where the villain Team goes after the third member of a Legendary Trio instead of the first two. Unlike the games, Team Flare goes after Zygarde.

See also

References


Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.