Agatha (Masters)

キクコ Kikuko
Spr Masters Agatha.png
Agatha's model
No. 9
English voice actor Dorothy Fahn[1]
Japanese voice actor Yoshino Otori[2]
Description A strong—willed veteran with a penchant for battling, this member of the Elite Four tries to wear opponents down. She seems to have some history with Professor Oak.

Agatha (Japanese: キクコ Kikuko) is a Pokémon Trainer in Pokémon Masters EX, based on the character of the same name in the core series. She forms a sync pair with Gengar, which is capable of Mega Evolving. This sync pair was first made available since the game release.


  Type   Ghost
Move type   Ghost
Role Tech
Base Potential ★★★★
Gengar Weakness   Dark
You can hear tales told all over the world about how Gengar will pay a visit to children who are naughty.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 533 158 132 380 177 413
Lv. 140, Max Potential 613 198 172 420 217 453
Mega Gengar
Lv. 140, Base Potential 533 158 132 455 194 454
Lv. 140, Max Potential 613 198 172 503 234 502


Agatha's Gengar uses Lick and Shadow Ball as its two damage-dealing moves. Upon Mega Evolution, Gengar replaces Lick for Hex.

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Lick Ghost
Physical 1 12 14 100% An opponent Has a chance (30%) of leaving the target paralyzed.
(Only before Mega Evolving)
Hypnosis Psychic
Status 2 75% An opponent Puts the target to sleep.
Run Along Now! None Status 0 (2 uses) Self Raises the user's Speed by six stat ranks. The user takes damage equal to 25% of its maximum HP.
Shadow Ball Ghost
Special 3 99 110 100% An opponent Has a chance (20%) of lowering the target's Sp. Def.
Hex Ghost
Special 2 38 45 100% An opponent Its power is doubled if the target is affected by a status condition.
(Only after Mega Evolving)
Sync moves
Tried-and-True Hex Ghost
Special 160 192 An opponent Become Mega Gengar until the end of the battle. This move's power increases if the opponent is asleep.


Name Description
Passive Skills
Wide Awake Prevents the Pokémon from falling asleep.
Theme Skills
Ghost Tech Raises allies' Attack and Sp. Atk by 12 when using Ghost-type attacks.
Raises the maximum HP of allied sync pairs by 12.
Kanto Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 1.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 1.
Elite Four Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 1.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 1.
Veteran Trainer Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Old-Timer Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 2.

Sync Grid

The sync grid for Agatha and Gengar is a basic grid which has not yet been expanded.

Name Effect Energy required Sync orb required Move level required
HP +10 HP +10 0 5 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 0 5 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 1
Sp. Atk +5 Sp. Atk +5 0 5 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 0 5 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 0 5 1


Agatha is available in the sync pair scout since the game release.

Agatha and Gengar can be battled against in:

Agatha has also been shown to own an Golbat. The pair can be battled against in:

  • Champion Stadium: Kanto Challenge, Hard Lv. 1 (Ice-type weakness)

Sync Pair Stories

  • A Day with Agatha


Main article: Agatha/Quotes → Pokémon Masters EX


Artwork of Agatha
in Pokémon Masters EX
Agatha and Gengar on
Pokémon Masters EX Dream Team Maker
Agatha's sync move mindscape
(Indigo Plateau: Agatha's room)
VS model from
Pokémon Masters EX
Trainer emote
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote



Agatha's design is based on her appearance in Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen. Gengar is Agatha's signature Pokémon in the core series games. Gengar's Dex entry comes from Pokémon Ultra Sun.

In other languages

Run Along Now!

Language Title
  Japanese たいしたもんだよ Taishita monda yo
Mandarin Chinese 真是了不起! Zhēnshi Liǎobùqǐ!
  French Tu as du talent !
  German Euer Talent ist beachtlich!
  Italian Tu sì che sei speciale!
  Korean 대단하군 Daedanhagun
  Spanish ¡No está nada mal!

Tried-and-True Hex

Language Title
  Japanese 本当の戦いを教える たたりめ Hontō no Tatakai o Oshieru Tatarime
Mandarin Chinese 告訴你什麼是真正的戰鬥之 禍不單行 Gàosù nǐ Shénme shì Zhēnzhèng de Zhàndòu zhī Huòbùdānxíng
  French La force de l'âge ! Châtiment !
  German Bürde der Lehren eines wahren Trainers
  Italian Sciagura esemplare
  Korean 진정한 싸움을 보여주는 병상첨병 Jinjeonghan Ssaumeul Boyeojuneun Byeongsang Cheom Byeong
  Spanish Infortunio del Buen Combate


  1. Dorothy Fahn on Twitter
  2. Nintendo DREAM (vol. 329)

Characters appearing in Pokémon Masters EX
Pasio ScottieBettieLearRachelSawyer
Kanto BrockMistyLt. SurgeErikaBlaineLoreleiBrunoAgathaJanineKogaBlueGiovanniLeafLanceProfessor OakRedSabrinaJessieJames
Johto KrisBugsyWhitneyPryceClairWillKarenLyraEthanSilverJasmineMortyFalkner
Hoenn BrendanRoxanneBrawlyFlanneryNormanWinonaTateLizaPhoebeDrakeNolandGlaciaZinniaStevenWallaceWallyLucyLisiaMayMaxieArchieSidney
Sinnoh BarryRoarkGardeniaMayleneCrasher WakeCandiceFlintThortonCherylMarleyCynthiaFantinaDawnCyrusVolknerDarachLucasAaronBerthaLucian
Unova RosaClaySkylaBrycenIrisRoxieMarlonShauntalMarshalCherenHilbertHildaElesaCaitlinGrimsleyBurghAlderNateBiancaNGhetsisIngoEmmet
Kalos GrantKorrinaRamosWulfricSieboldWikstromViolaCalemValerieClemontSerenaLysandreProfessor SycamoreDianthaEvelyn
Alola HauSophoclesMinaOliviaHapuKahiliNanuAcerolaKukuiPlumeriaGuzmaLusamineGladionLillieMolayneMallowSeleneElioLanaKiaweHalaThe Masked Royal
Galar GloriaPiersLeonMarnieRaihanNessaBeaHopAllisterSonia
NPCs PauloProfessor BellisTristaTriciaTrinniaTina
MeowthRyukiCourtneyTabithaMattShellyMarsJupiterSaturnLookerCilanChiliCressTeam Break

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