Clair (Masters)

Clair
イブキ Ibuki
Spr Masters Clair.png
Clair's model
No. 14
English voice actor Sarah Anne Williams[1]
Japanese voice actor Kei Kawamura[2]
Description She is a proud, confident Gym Leader who uses Dragon-type Pokémon. Her cousin Lance is also a Dragon-type Pokémon user.

Clair (Japanese: イブキ Ibuki) is a Pokémon Trainer in Pokémon Masters EX, based on the character of the same name in the core series games. She forms a sync pair with Kingdra. This sync pair was first made available since the game release. The pair's potential can be upgraded to Masters EX star.png 6★ EX beginning on July 25, 2023.

Clair in her New Year's 2024 attire forms a sync pair with Drampa. This pair can be obtained through a seasonal sync pair scout beginning on January 1, 2024. This pair can be raised to Masters EX star.png 6★ EX since it first released.

In the games

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Kingdra

    Type   Dragon
Move type   Dragon
Role   Strike (Special)
Base Potential ★★★★☆☆EX
Kingdra Weakness   Dragon
Kingdra lives at extreme ocean depths that are otherwise uninhabited. It has long been believed that the yawning of this Pokémon creates spiraling ocean currents.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 620 272 160 345 161 270
Lv. 140, Max Potential 700 312 200 385 201 310
Mega Kingdra
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential

Availability

Clair is teamed up with by completing Chapter 13 of the PML Arc.

Moves

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Dragon Breath Dragon
 
Special 2 42 50 100% An opponent Has a chance (30%) of leaving the target paralyzed.
X Sp. Atk None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Raises the user's Sp. Atk by two stat ranks.
Draco Meteor Dragon
 
Special 3 136 163 90% An opponent Lowers the user's Sp. Atk by two stat ranks.
Victory Is Mine! None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Returns the user's lowered stats to normal. Raises the user's critical-hit rate by one stat rank.
Sync moves
No Mercy Dragon Pulse Dragon
 
Special 250 300 An opponent (6★ EX effect: Sync move targets all opponents)

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
Racing Rain 2 Quickly charges the move gauge when the weather is rainy.
Theme Skills
  Dragon Strike Raises allies' Attack and Sp. Atk by 15 when using Dragon-type attacks.
  Johto Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
  Gym Leader Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
  Cape Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 3.
  Dragon Cousin Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 3.
Expedition Skills
 Fiery ↑ 1  Wistful ↑ 1 Raises the following discovery levels by 1:
 Fiery Crystal
 Wistful Crystal

Sync grid

Clair and Kingdra's sync grid is an expanded grid, made available on February 5, 2020.

Name Effect Energy required Sync orb required Move level required
HP +10 HP +10 0 5 1
HP +10 HP +10 2 24 1
HP +30 HP +30 10 120 2
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Defense +10 Defense +10 4 48 1
Defense +10 Defense +10 4 48 3
Sp. Atk +5 Sp. Atk +5 0 5 1
Sp. Atk +5 Sp. Atk +5 0 5 1
Sp. Atk +5 Sp. Atk +5 2 24 1
Sp. Atk +5 Sp. Atk +5 2 24 1
Sp. Atk +5 Sp. Atk +5 2 24 1
Sp. Atk +5 Sp. Atk +5 3 36 1
Sp. Atk +10 Sp. Atk +10 5 60 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 0 5 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 1
Sp. Def +10 Sp. Def +10 4 48 2
Speed +5 Speed +5 0 5 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +10 Speed +10 4 48 1
Speed +10 Speed +10 4 48 2
Dragon Breath: Power +4 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +4 2 24 1
Dragon Breath: Power +4 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +4 2 24 1
Dragon Breath: Power +4 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Dragon Breath: Power +4 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +4 3 36 2
Dragon Breath: Power +5 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +5 5 60 2
Dragon Breath: Power +5 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +5 5 60 3
Dragon Breath: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 6 72 2
Dragon Breath: Hostile Environment 1 Raises the chance of inflicting status conditions with the additional effects of moves. 11 132 3
Draco Meteor: Power +4 Draco Meteor: Power ↑ +4 5 60 1
Draco Meteor: Power +4 Draco Meteor: Power ↑ +4 5 60 1
Draco Meteor: Power +4 Draco Meteor: Power ↑ +4 5 60 2
Draco Meteor: Power +4 Draco Meteor: Power ↑ +4 5 60 2
Draco Meteor: Accuracy +10 Draco Meteor: Accuracy ↑ +10 8 96 2
Draco Meteor: Move Gauge Refresh 4 Has a chance (50%) of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 6 72 3
Draco Meteor: Paralysis Synergy 5 Powers up moves when the target is paralyzed. 10 120 3
Draco Meteor: Stat's Quo 4 Has a chance (50%) of returning the user's lowered stats to normal when a move is successful. 10 120 3
X Sp. Atk: MP Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of restoring one MP of the move used if the move is successful. 7 84 1
Victory Is Mine!: MP Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of restoring one MP of the move used if the move is successful. 7 84 2
Dragon Guard Reduces damage when the Pokémon is attacked by Dragon-type moves. 5 60 1
Rain Gear 3 Reduces damage when the Pokémon is hit by an attack move when the weather is rainy. 7 84 1
Raging Rain 5 Powers up moves when the weather is rainy. 9 108 2
Special Reserves 6 Raises the user's Sp. Atk by six stat ranks the first time it is in a pinch each battle. 7 84 2
Stamina Reserves 6 Charges the user's move gauge by six the first time it is in a pinch each battle. 7 84 3
Dire Rain 1 Critical hits land more easily when an attack move is used while the weather is rainy. 10 120 3
No Mercy Dragon Pulse: Power +25 No Mercy Dragon Pulse: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
No Mercy Dragon Pulse: Power +25 No Mercy Dragon Pulse: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Drampa

Clair (New Year's 2024)
イブキ(24シーズン) Ibuki (2024 Season)
 
Clair's model (New Year's 2024)
No. 14
English voice actor Sarah Anne Williams
Japanese voice actor Kei Kawamura
Description Clair is here in traditional clothing from her hometown. She’s taking on a New Year’s challenge with Drampa, who’s fond of kids. Her wish, of course, is to be the best Dragon-type sync pair.
    Type   Dragon
Move type   Dragon
Role   Support
EX Role   Tech
Base Potential ★★★★★☆EX
Drampa Weakness   Ice
If a child it has made friends with is bullied, Drampa will find the bully’s house and burn it to the ground.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 674 156 288 200 300 268
Lv. 140, Max Potential 834 216 348 260 360 308
Mega Drampa
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential

Availability

Clair (New Year's 2024) is exclusive to seasonal scouts. Her offering rate was increased in the following sync pair scouts:

Banner Dates Notes
Clair Seasonal Scout January 1 to 19, 2024 Debut
All banners lasted from 06:00 UTC on the start date to 05:59 UTC on the end date unless noted otherwise.

She was also available in the following sync pair scouts:

Banner Dates Notes
Blue Mix Scout May 1 to September 1, 2024 Available using paid gems only
All banners lasted from 06:00 UTC on the start date to 05:59 UTC on the end date unless noted otherwise.


Moves

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Twister Dragon
 
Special 2 45 54 100% All opponents Has a chance (20%) of making the target flinch.
X Defense All None Status 0
(2 uses)
All allies Raises the Defense of all allied sync pairs by 2 stat ranks.
Dragon Breath Dragon
 
Special 2 42 50 100% An opponent Has a chance (30%) of leaving the target paralyzed.
You’re Good! None Status 0
(1 use)
All allies Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2 stat ranks. Raises the critical-hit rate of all allied sync pairs by 3 stat ranks.
Sync moves
New Year’s Dance Dragon Beam Dragon
 
Special 250 300 An opponent (6★ EX effect: The sync buff is doubled the first time a sync move is used.)
(EX role effect: Sync move power will be multiplied by 1.5.)

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
T-Move: Team Free Move Next 9 Applies the Free Move Next effect to all allied sync pairs when the user’s Trainer uses a move.
Initial Synchro Healing 2 Restores the HP of all allied sync pairs by approximately 40% of their maximum HP the first time the user’s sync move is used each battle.
Team Takes Hit From P-/S-/Max Move: Ignore WTZ Power ↑ Ignores the power-up effects of weather conditions, terrains, and zones when an ally is hit by an attack move, sync move, or max move.
Theme Skills
  Dragon Support Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 30.
  Johto Support Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 4.
  Gym Leader Support Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 4.
  Seasonal Outfit Support Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 6.
Expedition Skills
 Fiery ↑ 1  Wistful ↑ 1 Raises the following discovery levels by 1:
 Fiery Crystal
 Wistful Crystal

Sync grid

Clair and Drampa's sync grid is an expanded grid, made available on since the pair first released.

Name Effect Energy required Sync orb required Move level required
HP +10 HP +10 0 5 1
HP +10 HP +10 2 24 1
HP +10 HP +10 2 24 1
HP +10 HP +10 2 24 1
HP +10 HP +10 2 24 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Defense +10 Defense +10 4 48 2
Sp. Atk +5 Sp. Atk +5 0 5 1
Sp. Atk +5 Sp. Atk +5 0 5 1
Sp. Atk +5 Sp. Atk +5 2 24 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 0 5 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 2
Sp. Def +10 Sp. Def +10 4 48 2
Speed +5 Speed +5 0 5 1
Twister: Power +4 Twister: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Twister: Power +4 Twister: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Twister: Power +4 Twister: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Twister: Power +4 Twister: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Twister: Power +4 Twister: Power ↑ +4 3 36 2
Twister: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of charging the user’s move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 2
Twister: Aggravation 1 Raises the chance of inflicting the flinching, confused, or trapped condition with the additional effects of moves. 9 108 3
Dragon Breath: Power +4 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Dragon Breath: Power +4 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Dragon Breath: Power +4 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Dragon Breath: Power +4 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Dragon Breath: Power +4 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Dragon Breath: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of charging the user’s move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 2
Dragon Breath: Hostile Environment 1 Raises the chance of inflicting status conditions with the additional effects of moves. 7 84 2
You’re Good!: Team Hit and Heal Applies the Gradual Healing effect to all allied sync pairs when the user’s move is successful. 10 120 2
Unbending Defense cannot be lowered. 5 60 1
Revenge Boost 4 Has a chance (50%) of charging the user’s move gauge by one when the user is hit by an attack move. 7 84 2
Quick Cure Removes the confused, flinching, and trapped conditions from the user the first time they are inflicted each battle. 7 84 2
Panic Button Applies the Move Gauge Acceleration effect to the allied field of play the first time the user is in a pinch each battle. 7 84 2
Grass Guard Reduces damage when the user is attacked by Grass-type moves. 8 96 2
Team Fist Bump 3 Has a chance (40%) of restoring the HP of all allied sync pairs when the user’s attack move is successful. 9 108 3
First Aid 4 Restores the user’s HP by approximately 40% of its maximum HP the first time it is in a pinch each battle. 10 120 3
Hit Paralyzed Opp: HP Recovery 9 Restores the user’s HP when its attack move is successful against a paralyzed opponent. 10 120 3
Half HP: Restore MP Once 9 Restores 1 MP for the user’s moves when its HP drops to half or below. This effect can activate only once per battle. 10 120 3
WTZ Change: Team Moves ↑ 2 Powers up the moves of all allied sync pairs when weather conditions, a terrain, or a zone are in effect. 10 120 3
Berserk Bunch 1 Raises the Attack of all allied sync pairs by 1 stat rank when the user’s move is successful. 10 120 3
All Ramped Up 1 Raises the Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 1 stat rank when the user’s move is successful. 10 120 3
New Year’s Dance Dragon Beam: Power +25 New Year’s Dance Dragon Beam: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
New Year’s Dance Dragon Beam: Power +25 New Year’s Dance Dragon Beam: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Appearances

Battle appearances

Clair and Kingdra can be battled against in:

Story appearances

Clair appears in her normal outfit in the following story areas:

Clair appears in her New Year's outfit in the following story areas:

Sync pair stories

Clair and Kingdra

  • A Day with Clair

Clair (New Year's 2024) and Drampa

  • The Key to Success?
  • A Dragon That's Fond of Kids
  • Artist from Another World
  • Opponents That Fairies Are Good Against
  • Beat the Rain Clouds!

Quotes

Main article: Clair/Quotes → Pokémon Masters EX

Gallery

Clair

       
Artwork of Clair and Kingdra
in Pokémon Masters EX
Clair and Kingdra on
Pokémon Masters EX Dream Team Maker
Clair's sync move mindscape
(Blackthorn Gym)
Artwork of Chapter 13: Cold Confidence
       
VS model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(EX colors)
VS model
(EX colors)
       
Trainer emote
Nice!
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote
Thanks!

Clair (New Year's 2024)

         
VS model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(EX colors)
VS model
(EX colors)
Clair's sync move mindscape
(New Year's 2024)
         
Trainer emote
Nice!
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote
Thanks!
       
Medal
1★ Rising New Year's Resolutions
Medal
2★ Rising New Year's Resolutions
Medal
3★ Rising New Year's Resolutions
Medal
Fire Artist Dancing in the Sky
Artwork for the Rising New Year's Resolutions event
by Haduki Tohru[3]

Trivia

  • Clair and Kingdra were the first sync pair whose weakness is the same as their type.
  • All versions of Clair use special voice-over lines upon entering a team that contains certain Trainers (regardless of their partner Pokémon). Those Trainers include Jasmine, Erika, and Lance.
    • Clair also uses special voice-over lines upon winning a battle with Jasmine or Lance in the same team.
  • Clair and Drampa being released for the 2024 New Year's event may reference 2024 being the Year of the Dragon.

Origin

Clair's design is based on her appearance in Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver. Kingdra is Clair's signature Pokémon in the core series games. Kingdra's Dex entry comes from Pokémon Ruby.

Clair is not seen owning a Drampa outside this game. Drampa's Dex entry comes from Pokémon Ultra Sun.

In other languages

Victory Is Mine!

Language Title
  Japanese 勝つのはわたし! Katsu no wa Watashi!
Mandarin Chinese 贏的人是我! Yíng de Rén shì wǒ!
  French C'est moi qui vais gagner !
  German Der Sieg wird uns gehören!
  Italian Devo vincere!
  Korean 이기는건나야! Igineun Geonnaya!
  Spanish ¡La victoria será mía!

No Mercy Dragon Pulse

Language Title
  Japanese 全力でぶつかる りゅうのはどう Zenryoku de Butsukaru Ryū no Hadō
Mandarin Chinese 全力以赴之 龍之波動 Quánlìyǐfù zhī Lóng zhī Bōdòng
  French Admire la force pure ! Dracochoc !
  German Drachenpuls der Weltklasse
  Italian Dragopulsar tabula rasa
  Korean 전력을 다해 싸우는 용의파동 Jeonnyeog-eul Dahae Ssauneun Yong-ui Padong
  Spanish Pulso Dragón Incontenible


You're Good!

Language Title
  Japanese 認めてあげるわ! Mitomete Ageru wa!
Mandarin Chinese 我就認同你吧! Wǒ jiù Rèntóng Nǐ ba!
  French Je reconnais ta valeur !
  German Ich sehe dich als würdig an!
  Italian Riconosco il vostro valore!
  Korean 인정하겠어! Injeonghagess-eo!
  Spanish ¡Tienes mi aprobación!

New Year's Dance Dragon Beam

Language Title
  Japanese 新年を祝い舞う ドラゴンレイ Shinnen o Iwai Mau Doragon Rei
Mandarin Chinese 龍舞賀新年之 龍之光線 Lóngwǔ Hè Xīnnián zhī Lóng zhī Guāngxiàn
  French Danse du Nouvel An ! Laser Dragon !
  German Drachenstrahl des Neujahrstanzes
  Italian Raggio Drago della danza di capodanno
  Korean 새해를 축하하며 춤추는 드래곤레이 Saehae-reul Chukhahamyeo Chumchuneun Deuraegon Rei
  Spanish Rayo Dragón del Baile de Año Nuevo


References



Characters appearing in Pokémon Masters EX
Pasio ScottieBettieLearRachelSawyerPauloTina
Kanto BrockMistyLt. SurgeErikaBlaineLoreleiBrunoAgathaJanineKogaBlueGiovanniLeafLanceProfessor OakRedSabrinaJessieJamesAshElaineChase
Johto KrisBugsyWhitneyPryceClairWillKarenLyraEthanSilverJasmineMortyFalknerEusineArcherArianaPetrelProton
Hoenn BrendanRoxanneBrawlyFlanneryNormanWinonaTateLizaPhoebeDrakeNolandGlaciaZinniaStevenWallaceWallyLucyLisiaMayMaxieArchieSidneyCourtney
Sinnoh BarryRoarkGardeniaMayleneCrasher WakeCandiceFlintThortonCherylMarleyCynthiaFantinaDawnCyrusVolknerDarachLucasAaronBerthaLucianLookerAdamanIridaPalmerArgentaAkariReiRileyDahliaVolo
Unova RosaClaySkylaBrycenIrisRoxieMarlonShauntalMarshalCherenHilbertHildaElesaCaitlinGrimsleyBurghAlderNateBiancaNGhetsisIngoEmmetHughColressLenoraBrycen-ManBellelba
Kalos GrantKorrinaRamosWulfricSieboldWikstromViolaCalemValerieClemontSerenaLysandreProfessor SycamoreDianthaEvelynNitaHelenaKaliShaunaEmmaOlympiaDrasnaDanaKatherineTierno
Alola HauSophoclesMinaOliviaHapuKahiliNanuAcerolaKukuiPlumeriaGuzmaLusamineGladionLillieMolayneMallowSeleneElioLanaKiaweHalaThe Masked RoyalNaomiAnabelRyuki
Galar GloriaPiersLeonMarnieRaihanNessaBeaHopAllisterSoniaBedeGordieMelonyVictorBall GuyRoseOleanaEvePeteyKabu
Paldea NemonaPennyIonoGrushaGeetaJacqRikaPoppyLarry
NPCs Professor BellisTristaTriciaTrinniaMeowthTabithaMattShellyMarsJupiterSaturnCilanChiliCressChuckKiyoShadow TriadTrevorMalvaFabaTeam Break


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