Parents' Guide to

Pokémon: To Be a Pokémon Master

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 6+

Ash and Pikachu's final Pokémon series has fantasy violence.

Pokémon: To Be a Pokémon Master poster: Ash and Pikachu are surrounded by friends, pokémon, enemies.

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Community Reviews

age 5+

Based on 1 parent review

age 5+

great show for Pokemon fans

My little boy loved this so much that he’s watching it again for the second time.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (1 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

The third installment of Pokémon Journeys: The Series marks the end of Ash Ketchum and Pikachu's 25-year anime journey. While there's some new adventures and surprising interactions along the way, it also makes sure to bring in longstanding or nostalgic characters to celebrate the end of Ash's run. Pokémon: To Be a Pokémon Master also makes sure that fans know that while Ash and Pikachu's story may cease to be told, their personal adventures continue; this creates a positive space in which new characters and plotlines can be introduced into the franchise. Like any Pokémon-themed series, there's lots of Pokémon creatures and battle devices featured throughout that are marketed as toys and games. But the overall series features positive narratives about friendship, family, and helping others. Fans of the franchise will no doubt be entertained.

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