After a few years of separation a young Russian girl Olga comes to New York to reunite with her boyfriend Sasha who defected from his ballroom dance team at the International competition. Sasha lives with his American girlfriend Susan whom he tells that Olga, a circus artist, is his cousin. The situation becomes quite uncomfortable: Olga, who doesn't speak English, is jealous, Sasha is confused and Susan is suspicious. She demands to place Olga somewhere else. Thus start Olga's adventures in the US.
Eight years have passed since Sara Wolfe and Eddie Baker escaped the House on Haunted Hill. Now the kidnapped Ariel, Sara's sister, goes inside the house with a group of treasure hunters to find the statue of Baphomet, worth millions and believed to be the cause of the House's evil.
Ash and friends (this time accompanied by newcomer Dawn) arrive at an idyllic village on their way to their next Pokemon contest, where chaos will soon erupt with the prophecy of two Pokemon Gods (Dialga and Palkia) and the arrival of a mysterious, seemingly deadly Pokemon named Darkrai, which has the power to distort space and time.