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Ash Ketchum finally becomes a Pokémon Master and fans have different #feels

Every 90s kid knows that Ash Ketchum—the main character of the ever-popular Pokémon anime—had always wanted to be the very best like no one ever was. But to become a Pokémon Master, the 10-year-old trainer from Pallet Town had to catch all the pocket monsters and win against a number of Pokémon League tournaments. 

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For 22 years, we have become witnesses to Ash’s ups and downs. He lost a lot of times to more “experienced” Pokemon trainers and even got Pikachu injured during his first few battles. After all, the story of the Japanese series has pretty much always been the same—but this has changed recently when Ash finally become a Pokemon Master!

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In the most recent episode of “Pokémon the Series: Sun and Moon”, Ash finally reached his dreams after winning the Alola League championship competition. 

Because of that major achievement, Twitter users immediately and enthusiastically jumped on it: 

Even the long-time director of the show congratulated the protagonist’s achievement

Apparently, not everyone seems too ecstatic about it

So does Ash’s victory signify the show’s nearing end? Although we can’t really tell what’s next for him, one thing is for sure: It doesn’t matter how slow the journey is, as long as you never give up like Ash! 

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