English Publisher: VIZ Media Catalog #: 782009189732 Release Date: 2004-07-20 Aspect Ratio: 4:3 Region Code: Video Format: NTSC Storage Medium: DVD5 Closed Captions?: No Rental Only?: No
With his lifelong rival, Gary, abandoning Pokémon training for academia and his best friends Brock and Misty being called back home, Ash too may well have decided to set aside his goal of becoming a Pokémon Master...if not for discovering a distant land in with new Pokémon were being discovered in droves. Leaving all his Pokémon in the care of Professor Oak, Ash and Pikachu travel to the Hoenn Region, a land rife with mystery, adventure and more than a hundred new Pokémon he's never seen nor heard of before.