Join Ash and Pikachu as they travel through the Kalos region, making new friends and catch more Pokemon along the way. Recently: Jessie captures a Pumpkaboo Froakie learns Double Team in an attempt to learn Quick Attack. Ash participate at the Battle Chateau where he meets Grant, the Cyllage City Gym Leader. Fennekin somehow knows Hidden Power and learned Flamethrower. Ash defeats Grant to earn his second Kalos Gym badge. Ash and his friends meet the Champion of the Kalos region Diantha and learn about Mega Evolution. Last Time: "The Bonds Of Evolution!" As they continue on their journey, Ash and his friends get to me Diantha, the Champion of the Kalos region. Of course, Ash wants to battle her and Diantha agrees. However, Team Rocket shows up to kidnap Diantha's Gardevoir. Will Ash and his friends be able to rescue Gardevoir before it's too late? This Time: "Heroes--Friends and Faux Alike!" Saturday, August, 2nd, 8:00am Eastern Encore: Sunday, August, 10th, 8:00am Eastern Before Ash and his friends arrive in the next town on their journey, Team Rocket comes off with a new plan. They dress up as Ash, Serena and Bonnie to create as much chaos and confusion as possible in order to capture Pikachu. Will their plan be a success and can Ash stop them before it's too late? Notes: The 17th season of Pokemon is officially here to promote the sixth generation. Hoenn Confirmed! Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire will be released on November 21st. More new designs, including some Gym Leaders, Elite 4 members and the Pokedex, and Mega Metagross have been revealed. Different Pikachu have been revealed in relation to Contests with Pokemon Amie returning as well. Pokemon X and Y are available worldwide! The Mega Evolution Special I is available on Pokemon.com Pokemon XY premieres are now at 8AM instead of 8:30AM. Re-runs of Pokemon BW Adventures in Unova are now on weekdays at 8:00am. Please stay on topic when discussing the episode and do not focus on any kind of edits. Please avoid using spoilers, including vague ones, in these talkbacks. Thank you.