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Wilbur

Wilbur

Wilbur (Japanese: 飛太 Tobio) is the character of the day of the anime in Fly Me to the Moon.

Wilbur lives on Pudgy Pidgey Isle, and is the caretaker of all the Pidgey who live there. Out of all the Pidgey on the island, the one he is closest to is Orville. Unlike the other Pidgey, Orville had a desire to fly as high as he could. Wilbur promised to help Orville achieve that goal.

Joined by Ash, his friends, and Team Rocket, Wilbur flew in a hot air balloon behind Orville when he made his attempt to fly to the moon. Although Wilbur wasn't able to follow his friend all the way, he kept in contact with Orville the entire way. When Orville fell due to lack of oxygen, Wilbur and Pikachu saved his life.

After Orville's flight, the other Pidgey began to show signs of flying. Wilbur hoped that thanks to Orville, the other Pidgey on the island would get into shape and start flying too.

Pokémon

Orville
Orville
Main article: Orville

Orville (Japanese: オルドリン Aldrin) is Wilbur's main Pokémon who is the leader of a flock of Pidgey that he owns.

Debut Fly Me to the Moon

Cares for

Wilbur's Pidgey
Pidgey (multiple)
Wilbur also cares for many other Pidgey that live at the lodge on Pudgy Pidgey Isle. They were chubbier than normal Pidgey and over the years forgot how to fly, but Orville inspired them to fly again.
Debut Fly Me to the Moon

Voice actors

Language Voice actor
Japanese 伊藤健太郎 Kentarō Itō
English Wayne Grayson
Polish Aleksander Gawek
Brazilian Portuguese Vágner Fagundes
European Spanish Pablo Sevilla

Trivia

  • In the dub, Wilbur and Orville are named after the Wright Brothers.
  • Wilbur's Japanese contains トビ Tobi, from the verb 飛ぶ tobu, "to fly".


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Last modified on 9 July 2014, at 16:26