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Titles and Airdates
  • United States 2015-12-26 Pokémon: Mega Evolution Special IV
  • Japan 2015-10-29 ポケットモンスター XY 特別編 最強メガシンカ ~Act IV~
  • Japan 2015-10-29 Pocket Monsters XY tokubetsu-hen - Saikyō Megashinka ~Act IV~
  • Japan 2015-10-29 Pocket Monsters XY Special: The Strongest Mega Evolution ~Act IV~
Staff List
Japan Screenplay 冨岡淳広 (Atsuhiro Tomioka)
Japan Episode Director 浅田裕二 (Yūji Asada)
Japan Storyboard 浅田裕二 (Yūji Asada)
Japan Animation Director 岩根雅明 (Masaaki Iwane)
Japan Assistant Executive Animation Director 松永香苗 (Kanae Matsunaga)
Japan Assistant Executive Animation Director 志村泉 (Izumi Shimura)
Japan Assistant Animation Director 中矢利子 (Toshiko Nakaya)


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  • United States Steven Stone
  • Japan ツワブキ ダイゴ
  • Japan Tsuwabuki Daigo
  • Japan Tsuwabuki Daigo
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  • United States Professor Sycamore
  • Japan プラターヌ博士
  • Japan Platane-hakase
  • Japan Professor Platane
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  • United States Nurse Joy (Kalos)
  • Japan ジョーイ (カロス地方)
  • Japan Joy (Kalos-chihō)
  • Japan Joy (Kalos Region)
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  • United States Nurse Joy's Wigglytuff
  • Japan ジョーイのプクリン
  • Japan Joy no Pukurin
  • Japan Joy's Pukurin
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  • United States Sophie
  • Japan ソフィー
  • Japan Sophie
  • Japan Sophie
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  • United States Alain
  • Japan アラン
  • Japan Alan
  • Japan Alan
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  • United States Mairin
  • Japan マノン
  • Japan Manon
  • Japan Manon
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  • United States Lysandre
  • Japan フラダリ
  • Japan Fleur-de-lis
  • Japan Fleur-de-lis
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  • United States Alain's Charmander
  • Japan アランのヒトカゲ
  • Japan Alan no Hitokage
  • Japan Alan's Hitokage
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  • United States Alain's Charizard
  • Japan アランのリザードン
  • Japan Alan no Lizardon
  • Japan Alan's Lizardon
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  • United States Mairin's Chespin (Chespie)
  • Japan ハリさん (マノンのハリマロン)
  • Japan Hari-san (Manon no Harimaron)
  • Japan Manon's Harimaron (Hari-san)
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  • United States Lysandre's Pyroar
  • Japan フラダリのカエンジシ
  • Japan Fleur-de-lis no Kaenjishi
  • Japan Fleur-de-lis' Kaenjishi
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  • United States Malva
  • Japan パキラ
  • Japan Pachira
  • Japan Pachira
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  • United States Malva's Houndoom
  • Japan パキラのヘルガー
  • Japan Pachira no Hellgar
  • Japan Pachira's Hellgar
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  • United States Squishy
  • Japan プニちゃん
  • Japan Puni-chan
  • Japan Squishy

Wild Pokémon

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  • United States Venusaur
  • Japan フシギバナ
  • Japan Fushigibana
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  • United States Psyduck
  • Japan コダック
  • Japan Koduck
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  • United States Alakazam
  • Japan フーディン
  • Japan Foodin
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  • United States Pinsir
  • Japan カイロス
  • Japan Kailios
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  • United States Furret
  • Japan オオタチ
  • Japan Ootachi
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  • United States Ampharos
  • Japan デンリュウ
  • Japan Denryu
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  • United States Marill
  • Japan マリル
  • Japan Maril
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  • United States Scizor
  • Japan ハッサム
  • Japan Hassam
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  • United States Heracross
  • Japan ヘラクロス
  • Japan Heracros
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  • United States Smeargle
  • Japan ドーブル
  • Japan Doble
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  • United States Zigzagoon
  • Japan ジグザグマ
  • Japan Ziguzaguma
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  • United States Aggron
  • Japan ボスゴドラ
  • Japan Bossgodora
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  • United States Gulpin
  • Japan ゴクリン
  • Japan Gokulin
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  • United States Kecleon
  • Japan カクレオン
  • Japan Kakureon
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  • United States Banette
  • Japan ジュペッタ
  • Japan Juppeta
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  • United States Kyogre
  • Japan カイオーガ
  • Japan Kyogre
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  • United States Groudon
  • Japan グラードン
  • Japan Groudon
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  • United States Rayquaza
  • Japan レックウザ
  • Japan Rayquaza
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  • United States Gallade
  • Japan エルレイド
  • Japan Ellade
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  • United States Audino
  • Japan タブンネ
  • Japan Tabunne
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  • United States Scrafty
  • Japan ズルズキン
  • Japan Zuruzukin
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  • United States Furfrou
  • Japan トリミアン
  • Japan Trimmien
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  • United States Zygarde
  • Japan ジガルデ
  • Japan Zygarde
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Special First-Airing Segment Data Broadcast Boardgame

Alternate-colored Xerneas - Data Broadcast Distribution: An alternate-colored Xerneas was distributed via wi-fi through a universal serial code provided to viewers that played the Data Broadcast game during this episode.

The serial code was MOKUYO7JI

Data Broadcast Pokémon: Hellgar

A new lottery period started with this episode which allowed players to collect and submit lottery entries. The lottery period lasted from October 29th to December 24th, 2015 and the lottery drew 5 winners who each received a Pokémon Zukan Z.

Japanese Music:

Time Track Notes
Japan 00:00 XY&Z
Japanese (Romanized): XY&Z
Japanese (Trans): XY&Z
Satoshi hypes up the 1-hour special
Japan 00:41 コールドフレア
Japanese (Romanized): Cold Flare
Japanese (Trans): Ice Burn
Movie 15 BGM - Fleur-de-lis recaps "The Strongest Mega Evolution" thus far
Japan 01:37 タイトルテーマ2012
Japanese (Romanized): Title thema 2012
Japanese (Trans): Title Theme 2012
Movie 15 BGM - The logos for Pocket Monsters XY and the episode are presented
Japan 02:38 対峙
Japanese (Romanized): Taiji
Japanese (Trans): Taking a Stand
Movie 16 BGM - Alan prepares to begin his 10 mega battles
Japan 04:11 みんなダイヤが好き
Japanese (Romanized): Minna dia ga suki
Japanese (Trans): Everyone Loves Diamonds
Movie 17 BGM - Alan's first mega battle is about to begin!
Japan 05:25 XY M06A 戦闘!トレーナー
Japanese (Trans): Battle! Trainer
The battle between Mega Lizardon and Mega Fushigibana begins!
Japan 06:33 BW M77 A Threat Lizardon's arms are trapped by Fushigibana's Vine Whip
Japan 07:43 Movie 12 Remixed BGM - ギラティナ
Japanese (Romanized): Giratina
Japanese (Trans): Giratina
Movie 12 Remixed BGM - The second mega-evolving trainer appears
Japan 10:26 ディアンシーの涙
Japanese (Romanized): Diancie no namida
Japanese (Trans): Diancie's Tears
Movie 17 BGM - Manon and Hari-san are shocked after Alan told her off
Japan 11:53 デスウィング
Japanese (Romanized): Death wing
Japanese (Trans): Oblivion Wing
Movie 17 BGM - Hari-san sneaks his way into the experimenting room
Japan 14:22 地上最強のドラゴンポケモン
Japanese (Romanized): Chijō saikyō no Dragon Pokémon
Japanese (Trans): The Strongest Dragon Pokémon on Earth
Movie 15 BGM - Pachira enters as Alan's final opponent
Japan 15:30 排除せよ!
Japanese (Romanized): Haijose yo!
Japanese (Trans): Eliminate it!
Movie 16 BGM - Flamethrower had no effect on Hellgar?!
Japan 17:27 聖剣士を助けるぞ!
Japanese (Romanized): Seikenshi wo tasukeru zo!
Japanese (Trans): Save the Sacred Swordsmen!
Movie 15 BGM - Pachira notes how straightforward Alan is
Japan 19:05 聖剣士の教え
Japanese (Romanized): Seikenshi no oshie
Japanese (Trans): The Teachings of the Sacred Swordsmen
Movie 15 BGM - Alan clears his ten mega battles
Japan 21:01 キュレムの元へ
Japanese (Romanized): Kyurem no moto e
Japanese (Trans): To Kyurem's Location
Movie 15 BGM - Alan is angry at himself for what happened to Manon
Japan 22:12 BW M47A タイトル
Japanese (Trans): Title
Alan battles against a Mega Jupetta before Fleur-de-lis closes out the episode
Japan 23:12 XY&Z
Japanese (Romanized): XY&Z
Japanese (Trans): XY&Z
Next up, the premiere of the new series!

Dub Music:

Time Track Notes
United States 04:44 XY M06A 戦闘!トレーナー
Japanese (Trans): Battle! Trainer
The battle between Mega Charizard and Mega Venusaur begins!

Music Statistics:

Number of Assigned Tracks to the Japanese Original: 17
Number of Assigned Tracks to the English Dub: 1
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"Pocket Monsters XY&Z 1-hour Premiere Commemoration Special"

The new series finally starts! Today we will air an extravagant 1 hour long double episode special. We will also have the first part of the 3-week giveaway project! Paticipate in the data broadcast and receive an "Alternate-colored Xerneas" in your video game!

Today we're showing an extravagant 1-hour double episode special consisting of "The Strongest Mega Evolution: Act IV" and episode 1 of the new series "Pocket Monsters XY&Z", "The Explosive Birth of Z! That Which Lies Hidden in Kalos!!"!!
In "The Strongest Mega Evolution: Act IV", we've finally reached the final act! And in "The Explosive Birth of Z! That Which Lies Hidden in Kalos!!", Satoshi and his friends meet a mysterious, squishy Pokémon the Pokémon Zukan has no data on!? And then, Satoshi and Alan finally... Don't miss these shocking new developments!

Data broadcast:
A three-week-straight data broadcast giveaway campaign starts today! In today's data broadcast, a "universal serial code" for receiving an "alternate-colored Xerneas" in your Pocket Monsters X/Y/Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire" video game will be announced!
*the exact timing of the "universal serial code" announcement varies by television.
How to receive:
Once the show has started, press the d-button on your remote to participate in the data broadcast. Then, use the button in the top right of the data broadcast screen to enter the screen where the "universal serial code" can be seen. Finally, enter the announced "universal serial code" in a Nintendo 3DS "Pocket Monsters X/Y/Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire" video game that's connected to the internet to obtain the Pokémon.

Voice Cast:
"The Strongest Mega Evolution: Act IV"
Kensho Ono: Alan
Mikako Komatsu: Manon
Yuka Terasaki: Harimaron
Hideaki Tezuka: Fleur-de-lis
Kenichi Suzumura: Daigo
Kensuke Sato: Lizardon
Hiroshi Tsuchida: Platane
Akeno Watanabe: Pachira
Kiyotaka Furushima: Hellgar
Katsuhiro Tokuishi: Staff Member A
Isamu Yusen: Staff Member B
Noriko Shitaya: Trainer A
Tsuguo Mogami: Fushigibana
Chinatsu Akasaki: Joy

"The Explosive Birth of Z! That Which Lies Hidden in Kalos!!"
Rica Matsumoto: Satoshi
Ikue Ohtani: Pikachu
Mayuki Makiguchi: Serena
Yuki Kaji: Citron
Mika Kanai: Eureka
Megumi Sato: Dedenne
Megumi Hayashibara: Musashi
Shinichiro Miki: Kojiro
Inuko Inuyama: Nyarth
Yuji Ueda: Sonansu
Akane Fujita: Bara
Rinko Natsuhi: Akebi
Karin Nanami: Correa
Sayuri Hara: Momiji
Yuka Terasaki: Onbat
Hitomi Nabatame: Harimaron
Unsho Ishizuka: Narration
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Voice Cast:
Kensho Ono: Alan
Mikako Komatsu: Manon
Kenichi Suzumura: Daigo
Hideaki Tezuka: Fleur-de-lis
Hiroshi Tsuchida: Platane
Kensuke Sato: Lizardon
Yuka Terasaki: Harimaron
Yuki Kaji: Zygarde Core
Tsuguo Mogami: Fushigibana
Kiyotaka Furushima: Hellgar
Akeno Watanabe: Pachira
Chinatsu Akasaki: Joy
Noriko Shitaya: Trainer A
Katsuhiro Tokuishi: Staff Member A
Isamu Yusen: Staff Member B