Pokémon the Series: XY is the seventeenth season of the dubbed version of the Pokémon anime. It follows the conclusion of the third and final dubbed season of Best Wishes series, and as such is the first dubbed season of the XY series. The season follows Ash as he continues his journey, venturing in the Kalos region. It debuted with a special showing of its first two episodes on October 19, 2013, following Cartoon Network's showing of Genesect and the Legend Awakened.


  • Serena is introduced. (XY001)
  • Ash arrives in Kalos. (XY001)
  • Clemont and Bonnie are introduced. (XY001)
  • Clemont is revealed to own a Bunnelby. (XY001)
  • Ash meets Professor Sycamore. (XY002)
  • Ash, Clemont, Bonnie, and Team Rocket learn about Mega Evolution. (XY002)
  • Serena sees Ash on TV and recognizes him from when they were younger. (XY002)
  • Serena leaves on her Pokémon journey. (XY003)
  • Ash, Clemont and Bonnie agree to travel together. (XY003)
  • Ash registers for the Kalos League. (XY003)
  • Bonnie befriends a Dedenne. (XY003)
  • Serena reunites with Ash and meets Clemont and Bonnie for the first time. (XY005)
  • Serena officially joins the gang in their travels. (XY007)
  • Ash and Serena meet Limone, Clemont and Bonnie's father. (XY009)
  • Ash and Serena learn that Clemont is the ejected Gym Leader of Lumiose Gym, having been forced to abandon it with Bonnie when Clembot, one of his inventions, ran amok and took over. (XY009)
  • Blaziken Mask is revealed to be Limone, Clemont and Bonnie's father. (XY010)