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ハチク Hachiku
Spr Masters Brycen.png
Brycen's model
No. 42
English voice actor Christopher Bevins[1]
Japanese voice actor Unknown
Description This former movie star left the silver screen due to an on-set injury. Known for his stellar performance in the Brycen-Man movie, he is also a strong Gym Leader.

Brycen (Japanese: ハチク Hachiku) is a Pokémon Trainer in Pokémon Masters EX, based on the character of the same name in the core series games. He forms a sync pair with Cryogonal. The sync pair can be obtained through the sync pair scout.



Masters615.png Type IceIC Masters.png Ice
Move types IceIC Masters.png Ice / RockIC Masters.png Rock
Role Tech
Base Potential ★★★
Cryogonal Weakness FightingIC Masters.png Fighting
They are born in snow clouds. They use chains made of ice crystals to capture prey.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 125, Base Potential 525 212 119 212 150 373
Lv. 125, Max Potential 625 292 199 292 230 453
Lv. 125, Base Potential
Lv. 125, Max Potential


Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Ice Beam Ice
IceIC Masters.png
Special 2 46 55 100% An opponent Has a very small chance of leaving the target frozen.
Ancient Power Rock
RockIC Masters.png
Special 2 47 56 100% An opponent Has a very small chance of raising the user's Attack, Defense, Speed, Sp. Atk, and Sp. Def, and Speed.
Stone-Cold Endurance! None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Sharply raises the user's Sp. Def. Makes the user able to endure the next hit it takes.
Haze Ice
IceIC Masters.png
Status 2
(2 uses)
All opponents Returns raised stats of all opposing sync pairs to normal.
Sync moves
Lights, Camera, Ice Shard Ice
IceIC Masters.png
Physical 200 240 An opponent The power of this move is increased if none of the opponent's stats are raised.


Name Description
Passive Skills
Snow Shelter Protects the Pokémon from damage from a hailstorm.
Healing Hail 1 Restores the Pokémon's HP whenever it takes an action during a hailstorm.
Theme Skills
Ice Tech Raises allies' Attack and Sp. Atk by 12 when using Ice-type attacks.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 12.
Unova 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.
Gym Leader 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.
Artistic 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 Brycen and Cryogonal 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


Brycen and Cryogonal can be battled against in:

Brycen has also been shown to own a Zoroark. The pair can be battled against in:

  • Sync Pair Story: Snivy's Evolution

Sync Pair Stories

  • A Day with Brycen



VSBrycen Masters.png Masters Dream Team Maker Brycen and Cryogonal.png Brycen Mindscape.png
VS model from
Pokémon Masters EX
Brycen and Cryogonal on
Pokémon Masters EX Dream Team Maker
Brycen's sync move mindscape
(Pokéstar Studios; Brycen-Man Strikes Back 2)
Brycen Emote 1 Masters.png Brycen Emote 2 Masters.png Brycen Emote 3 Masters.png Brycen Emote 4 Masters.png
Trainer emote
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote


Characters appearing in Pokémon Masters EX
Pasio ScottieBettie
Kanto BrockMistyLt. SurgeErikaBlaineLoreleiBrunoAgathaJanineKogaBlueGiovanniLanceLeafProfessor OakRedSabrinaJessieJames
Johto KrisBugsyWhitneyPryceClairWillKarenLyraEthanSilverJasmineMorty
Hoenn BrendanRoxanneBrawlyFlanneryNormanWinonaTateLizaPhoebeDrakeNolandGlaciaZinniaStevenWallaceWallyLucyLisiaMay
Sinnoh BarryRoarkGardeniaMayleneCrasher WakeCandiceFlintCherylMarleyThortonCynthiaFantinaDawnCyrusVolkner
Unova RosaClaySkylaBrycenIrisMarshalShauntalRoxieMarlonCherenHilbertHildaElesaCaitlinGrimsleyBurghAlderNateBiancaN
Kalos GrantKorrinaRamosWulfricSieboldWikstromViolaCalemValerieClemontSerenaProfessor SycamoreLysandreDiantha
Alola HauOliviaSophoclesMinaHapuKahiliNanuAcerolaKukuiGuzmaPlumeriaLusamineGladionLillieMolayneMallowSeleneElio
Galar GloriaPiersLeonMarnie
NPCs PauloProfessor BellisLearSawyerRachelTristaTriciaTrinnia
DarachMeowthRyukiTeam Break

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