- Cubone reuniting with its mother. Also doubles as a Tear Jerker.
Marowak: *Upon having its true form uncovered* Get out! Leave this place! You shouldn't get close to them!
- When Red uses the Silph Scope, it is finally revealed why Marowak was chasing people away. She was trying to protect them, because Team Rocket was still occupying the tower. A common belief before this was she had become embittered towards humanity—turns out the opposite was true.
- Giovanni vowing to end Team Rocket and atone for his crimes after his Gym battle with Red. The scene where he remembers how he felt about Pokemon as a child is even more heartwarming for viewers who grew up with the original games.Giovanni: There was a time where I, like this boy, was obsessed with Pokemon. Those were different times. Where business and money didn't come before Pokemon. I feel like I've become that boy from long ago.
- The best part? Turns out Giovanni's very first Pokémon was a Charmander.
- When Red's Mega Charizard X attacks Mewtwo, Red has a brief moment where he sees his old Charmander fighting in Mega Charizard X's place, and you realize just how long they've been together and how much they've been through together.
- Red's dialogue from the scene really nails it home.Red: Charmander, you've really grown strong, haven't you? We've come a long way...
- Red's dialogue from the scene really nails it home.
- The fact that Pokemon Origins even exists at all. Great tribute to the 90's kids who played the games from the start.
Heartwarming / Pokémon Origins