The initial airing of this episode started by announcing that with today's airing, the Pokémon anime has now reached one thousand aired episodes, and that the show is starting 8 straight weeks of ultra massive giveaways to commemorate this. Details will be announced during the show.
Believe it or not, with this week's airing, the Pokémon anime has now reached one thousand aired episodes! This week, the show is starting 8 straight weeks of ultra massive giveaways expressing our gratitude!
This week's extravagant giveaways were these:
1) A special set consisting of a "Pokémon Crane" MonCollé Crane Game and 10 MonCollé figures
2) A GachaPoké Vending Machine
3) A Monster Collection Extra Silvady figure
Each of these gifts were given out to 10 winners each. Phone numbers corresponding to each of the three gifts were listed, and viewers could call the number for the gift they wanted in order to enter a lottery for that gift. The deadline was Thursday November 16th at 5pm.