All appearances of pikachu and his other forms pichu raichu in anime tv series movies shorts and live action film from pokemon.
Pikachu anime. Pikachu pikachu is an electric type mouse pokemon given to satoshi ash in the english version as a last choice since he was late getting to professor oaks lab the day he was to be given his first pokemon. Electricity can be used to receive and send messages with each other as well as other electric pokemon species. Pikachu is currently the only electric type pokemon ash has ever had was the only electric type owned by a main character in the anime until the capture of dawns pachirisu.
Satoshis pikachu is the signature pokemon of the pokemon anime and the first pokemon that ash obtained on his journey as a pokemon trainer given to him by professor oak. After many years of waiting ashs pikachu has achieved a new form in the pokemon anime as it can use the gigantamax form from pokemon sword shield. The pokemon anime series and films feature the adventures of ash ketchum and his pikachu traveling through the various regions of the pokemon universe.
Despite multiple main characters currently owning electric type pokemon pikachu is still the only one of them that is a member of an evolution family until the debut of clemonts magnemite magneton and heliolisk. Pikachu is ash ketchums main pokemon from the pokemon anime. Originally a reluctant member of ashs team when the young boy tried to save pikachus life from a flock of spearow he warmed up to ash and ever since then he remained an invaluable member of ashs team going through thick and thin to help ash achieve his dream of being the very best.
They are accompanied by a group of alternating friends including misty brock tracey may max dawn iris cilan bonnie serena and clemont. In the anime alolan pikachu are known to greet each other by sniffing one another and rubbing their tails together. With the lets go games coming out i got super.
The original series 1997 to pokemon. In pokemon sword shield the people who have a save file from either of the lets go games will be able to claim either a pikachu or eevee that can turn into a gigantamax pokemon rather than using a standard dynamax form. At first pikachu avoided satoshi shocking him every time he had a chance.