The past first of April but of 23 years ago aired for the first time through the signal Tokyo TV in Japan an anime series that would capture thousands of viewers in the country and later become a success at the international level, we are talking about Pokémon.
After seeing the success that the video game series Pokémon caused in japan and around the world, the mangakas Satoshi Tajiri, Junichi Masuda and Ken Sugimori they decided to create an anime series based on the plot of the project Game Freak and Nintendo launched in 1996.
It was thanks to the study of animation, japanese, Oriental Light and Magic, and the first of abrul, 1997 Ash Ketchum, the protagonist of the series, and his friends were able to come to life and entertain the viewing public with his adventures who lived along the 276 episodes, which lasted the first season, in which he sought to become the best Pokémon master in the region.
Re-enjoy the first episode of Pokémon
And as part of the celebration, fans of Pokémon have wanted to remember the first episode of the series that captivated and hooked to you follow the adventures of Ash and his friends, as they grow fond of each one of the pokémones that appeared within the episodes.
In regards to this chapter, which aired 23 years ago in Japan, you must know that it is titled “Oh Pokémon, I choose you!” and in which we may learn for the first time at Ash, a child of 10 years old that is very excited to receive her first pokémon initial.
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But things do not happen as expected, and ends up falling asleep, so Professor Oak only you can give Pikachu the only pokémon that was left over and although everything seemed to indicate that between Ash and his new friend would not have good chemistry, at the end we realized that we became two inseparable companions of battle.
Photographs: Oriental Light and Magic