Join Ash and Pikachu as they make new friend and explore the Alola region. Recently: Team Rocket makes Beware's cave their secret base. James captures a Mareanie. Lillie's egg hatches into a Vulpix. Lillie bonds with Vulpix who she nicknames Snowy Lillie is able to touch Snowy, but is still unable to touch other Pokemon. Ash captures Rockruff after helping it to learn Rock Throw. Mallow's Bounsweet evolves into Steenee. Ash challenges Tapu Koko to a rematch and loses. Ash captures Litten. Litten learns Fire Fang. Team Rocket gets a Darkinium Z Crystal before Team Skull could. Last Time: "A Team-on-Team Tussle!" Ash is practicing his Z-Moves alongside his friends. However, Team Rocket watches them from afar and they decide to find their own Z-Crystal. They soon find one, but it is guarded by a huge Alolan Raticate and Team Skull battles for the Z-Crystal too. Will Team Rocket win the Z-Crystal? This Time: "So Long, Sophocles!" Saturday August 5th, 9AM Sophocles learns that his family will be moving away soon. Ash and his friends decide to throw a going away celebration for Sophocles. However, Sophocles doesn't want to move away. Will Sophocles be able to stay at the Pokemon School? Notes: The 20th season of Pokemon is here to promote the seventh generation. Disney XD is the new home for the Pokemon anime series. There will be a break next week due to the Ducktales premiere event. The first season of Pokemon in HD is available for digital purchase and rental. Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon will be released on November 17th. There is a main series Pokemon game in development for the Switch system. The Shiny Tapu Koko event is available until August 14th. The episodes are available on both Disney XD's website and On Demand section. Please avoid using detailed spoilers here. Thank you.