Banette- A doll that became a Pokémon over its grudge of being junked. It seeks out the child that disowned it. Phantump- According to old tales, these Pokémon are stumps possessed by the spirits of children who died while lost in the forest.
Pokémon Humor ~ If you pay close attention to the first seasons of Pokémon, Ash didn't beat most of the gym leaders. He would fight the gym leader, Team Rocket would show up, Ash and the gym leader would defeat Team Rocket, and then Ash would get a badge.