# At the beginning of the episode Masamune and Tetsuya still appeared.
# There is a flashback scene of the first episode of Advanced Generation.
# May and Max returned to Petalburg Gym as soon as the league ended.
# Norman was seen, together with Slakoth and Vigoroth.
# Ash and Brock returned to Kanto, and eventually Brock went home aswell.
# In Viridian City Ash meets Scott and the new leader Agatha.
# Agatha was seen with Gengar and Golbat.
# Ash battles Agatha and loses.
# Scott tells Ash that the Battle Frontier is located in Kanto and that it has several facilities which are led by Frontier Brains. When a Frontier Brain is defeated, a symbol will be awarded.
# Ash plans to go to Battle Frontier.
# Team Rocket contacts the Team Rocket headquarters in Kanto to do a report on the activity in Hoenn.
# Giovanni appears with his Persian.
# Butch and Cassidy appear.
# Ash and Pikachu then go to Pallet Town where he meets his mother, Prof. Oak, Misty and Tracey.
# Misty receives an Azurill from Tracey(Azurill is the child of Tracey's Marril).
# In the next episode May and Max will return.
# It appears Brock is not seen in the preview of the next episode.
* There are rumors that May may get a Squirtle *.
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