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    The Underground Round-Up!

    Having to travel by Boat, Ash & Co. arrive on Hamlin Island, their Final stop before returning to Kanto to discover that the town is being attacked by hundreds of Electrodes. A Man named Poncho is trying to stop them with his Digletts...Can he do it before explosive means are used?

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    I loved this episode, strangly. Yes, I know, fillerish. But I still liked it, even with it's below-par animation and such.

    I think it has something to do with Poncho. I'm like, his ONLY fan. Pity he didn't join up with the group, 'cause it would have been fun having an older person with them. One thing though, he had WAY more than 6 Pokemon. I think if you provide a Public Service, you can have as many Pokemon as you want, providing that they are used for the service in question.

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    Eeeee....... Poncho in Ash`s group? Nah, he is quite old and I don`t see him with kids.
    But he has cool Digletts LOL

    Ummm.... this episode was pretty weird. I mean, I like it, but it had something about...ummm.... sex? First was one Voltorb and later a lot of Electrodes ^.~ ehem...
    I`m wondering, which Electrode is a Father or Mother of them.
    Oh, how cute shippy we can find there: Voltorb and Togepi

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    I love this episode, cause about Togepi in it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Togepi Trainer
    I love this episode, cause about Togepi in it!
    Actually you can see Togepi in every episode

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    Yes, but he was major role, poor sad Togi, *Togepi cries.*

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    Quote Originally Posted by Togepi Trainer
    Yes, but he was major role, poor sad Togi, *Togepi cries.*
    Oh yes, I forgot, he learnt Metronome
    Honestly, Togepi was so small but so powerful ^^

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    Yes; the scenes with Togepi and Voltorb were so kawaii!-^_^- Didn't really like Voltorb's voice in this eppie though; the one from the Fuschia Gym ep was so much cooler! *giggles at Togi's Metronome of the day* Who expected it to turn out as SPLASH of all things?! Poncho was a pretty cool character; plus he had a Dugtrio! You don't see many of those in the animé nowadays... Overall; 7/10.

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    This episode isn't all that interesting, but it was interesting how Team Rocket was recruited to be the ones to take the electrodes out of the city and were almost able to get away with it.
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    this episode was ok... it wasnt the best but it was still interesting to watch

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    This episode was average; not that interesting but I like the scenes of Togepi and Voltorb together...

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    I didn't like the episode, partly because Ash and Co were helpless in stopping TR

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    Poncho a guy so epic he doesn't need a last name. Very good episode I liked when Misty's expression when she found Togepi rolling around on the Voltorb. Really interesting that that they went with the invasive species angle with the Voltorb and Electrode, it only takes one before the whole ecosystem is out of whack. Also enjoyed Poncho being based off of Clint Eastwood.
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    Kinda of a boring filler, but alright, kind of wierd though

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    An ok episode, pretty good but not excellent. Another of the many team rocket failures.

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    Watching this again i'm noticing echoes of introduced species and the problems they cause in the storyline with the Voltorb & Electrode, most noticeably the same way Africanized Honey bees came into existence as part of an experiment.
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    all those multiple voltorb voices are pretty annoying to hear, for the rest it's a good episode.

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    Not a bad filler. Couldnt figure out what move togepi got from metronome but i guess it was just splash

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    Eh it was pretty good. Plot was kind of meh. I like Electrode though. I liked how they were threatening the town with exploding too :P

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    Its nice from Poncho that he made a place for Electrode where they all can live happy ^_^
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    I liked the episode. As aforementioned it was a bit of a filler but hey, it has an anime Clint Eastwood in it!
    Poncho is a cool extra character, love his beard lol

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    Good episode.
    i loved how Electrode was send out of the city, it was fast and clear.
    And Poncho was a great Diglett master.
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    Such an odd Filler episode, and right after the Orange League too. I liked the whole Voltorb/Electrode part of the story and how they were everywhere in that town and the whole "Diglett digging holes", but it felt like an unnecessary episode after all the excitement of the previous episode. 4/10.
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    I would have a heartattack if I was surrounded by that many electrode. Some scary s***.


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    This is one of my favorite episodes from this arc. It features one of my favorite Pok&#233;mon in the franchise (Diglett) and I liked how Poncho was a Diglett master.

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