The Pokemon Company International announced the upcoming airing of the 1,000th episode of Pokemon the Series, the iconic animated television series that premiered in the United States nearly 20 years ago. Chronicling the adventures of Ash and Pikachu alongside their many friends and companions, Pokemon the Series has taken viewers to a variety of different regions, islands, cities, and towns in the Pokemon world. The 1,000th episode is part of the latest season, Pokemon the Series: Sun & Moon—Ultra Adventures, set in the tropical Alola region. The episode promises to be memorable, as it features something not yet seen in the beloved series—a wedding.
“The Professors’ New Adventure” Episode Synopsis:
Following their journey through the Ultra Wormhole, our heroes return to the Pokemon School, where Lillie thanks everyone for their help saving her mother. Later, during a walk on the beach, Professor Kukui asks Professor Burnet to marry him. They aren’t planning a wedding ceremony, but our heroes have other ideas…a surprise ceremony awaits. Then, Lusamine asks the Pokemon School class to join the Ultra Guardians—a group that protects Alola from Ultra Beasts. And just after the bouquet toss, Solgaleo appears. Ash gets his wish and thanks the Legendary Pokemon for all its help, and he looks forward to seeing it again someday.
This special episode of Pokemon the Series: Sun & Moon—Ultra Adventures will air on Disney XD, and will be available on demand and on the DisneyNOW app in the United States on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. ET/PT.