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Race to the finish line with Pikachu and friends in the first Pokémon game for the Nintendo DS! The stylus is used to control Pikachu, running on a variety of race tracks versus different Pokémon over different terrains, including snow, sand, mud, and even lava. A GBA Pokémon cartridge can be inserted into the DS, allowing the player to create race courses based on the Pokémon they've collected in the GBA games.


Pokémon Dash Nintendo DS Title screen with main menu.

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Alternate Titles

  • "ポケモンダッシュ" -- Japanese spelling
  • "포켓몬 대시" -- Korean spelling

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Critic Reviews

64 Power / big.N / N Games Mar, 2005 68 out of 100 68
N-Zone Feb 24, 2005 65 out of 100 65
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Sep 23, 2005 60 out of 100 60
Game Informer Magazine May, 2005 5.5 out of 10 55 Mar 11, 2005 11 out of 20 55
JeuxActu Mar 08, 2005 10 out of 20 50
Edutaining Kids Mar, 2005 C- 42
G4 TV: X-Play Apr 20, 2005 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
The Game Hoard Jan 20, 2020 2 out of 7 29
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Sep 09, 2005 2 out of 10 20


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Lampbane (5329) added Pokémon Dash (Nintendo DS) on Nov 09, 2006