Professor Oak

    Character » Professor Oak appears in 82 issues.

    When Ash reaches the Professors lab for his new pokemon, he finds that the original 3 that were up for 'adoption' have gone. Because of this Professor Oak decides to entrust Ash with the Pokemon Pikachu. He also gave Ash his Pokedex.

    Short summary describing this character.

    Professor Oak last edited by kaneundertaker2 on 10/13/20 08:08AM View full history

    Professor Oak features in the RBY series of the Pokemon Manga.

    He owns every non-legendary Pokemon that lives in the Kanto region.

    Professor Oak gave Red and Green both a Pokedex each, Green obtained Charmander and Red received Bulbasaur.

    After accidentally releasing all of Oaks' Pokemon, Red sort out to help Oak. Hours later, Red and Oak re-captured all of the accidentally released pokemon, except one, Bulbasaur. After saving Red from a wild Machoke, Oak decided to give Red Bulbasaur.


    In the anime Professor Oak is a famous scientist and poet pokémon, it was he who gave Ash Ketchum, when he turned 10 years old, his first Pokemon, Pikachu, and his grandson Gary Oak a Squirtle. May also gave a Squirtle baby.

    Several of Ash's Pokémon are in their lab, such as:

    1. Krabby> Kingler
    2. Muk
    3. 30 Tauros
    4. Bulbasaur
    5. Heracross
    6. Totodile
    7. Cyndaquil> Quilava
    8. Noctowl
    9. Chikorita> Bayleef
    10. Phanpy> Donphan
    11. Snorunt> Glalie
    12. Torkoal
    13. Taillow> Swellow
    14. Treecko> Grovyle> Sceptale
    15. Starly> Staravia> Staraptor
    16. Corphish
    17. Turtwig> Grotle> Torterra
    18. Chimchar> Monferno> Infernape
    19. Buizel
    20. Gible

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