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ジュン Jun
Art from Diamond/Pearl
Gender Male
Hometown Unknown
Region Sinnoh
Relatives Palmer, Unnamed Mother
Trainer class Rival Trainer
Generation IV
Games Diamond, Pearl

Pearl (Japanese: パール) is one of the two rival characters in Pokémon Diamond and Pearl, along with either Lucas or Dawn.

The character Pearl from the Pokémon Special manga is based off of this Pearl.

A version of the character also appears in the Pocket Monsters DP manga.


This listing is for Pearl's Pokémon in the video games in which he has appeared.

Pokémon Diamond and Pearl

First battle (As partner)
Second battle
Third battle
Fourth battle
Fifth battle

Sixth battle (As partner)
Seventh battle


Optional names for Pearl

Language Diamond Pearl
  • Barry
  • Damion
  • Tyson
  • Markus
  • Clint
  • Ralph
  • Lewis
  • Tommy
  • ジュン Jun
  • シゲル Shigeru
  • コウジ Kōji
  • トシノブ Toshinobu
  • ヒサシ Hisashi
  • ソウスケ Sōsuke
  • アキト Akito
  • ノゾム Nozomu

If player doesn't give the name for Rival, in Japanese Diamond the name パール Pearl is automatically given. In Pearl at the same situation, the name ダイヤ Dia is automatically given. In English version, the same situation happens. However, Pearl the automatically-given name is Diamond, not Dia.


  • The song that plays when battling against Pearl is a remix of the "Neo Tokyo" theme from Pulseman
  • All Japanese default names for Pearl come from game staff members' first names. They are all listed in the game's credits. Jun is from Jun'ichi Masuda, production director and music composer. Shigeru is from Shigeru Ōmori, game design leader. Kōji comes from Kōji Nishino, a game designer. Toshinobu is from Toshinobu Matsumiya, game scenario author. Hisashi is from Hisashi Sogabe, battle system programmer. Sōsuke is from Sōsuke Tamada, field system programmer. Akito is from Akito Mori, communication system programmer and Nozomu is from Nozomu Saito, also one of programmers.
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