Cook (Trainer class)

Cook
コック Cook
Cook TCG.png
Cook TCG artwork by Sanosuke Sakuma
Other names
Introduced in Generation VII
Appears in Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Sword and Shield
Gender Male
Counterpart Chef
Notable members Abe
Anime debut A Seasoned Search!
TCG debut Sword & Shield Family Pokémon Card Game
TCG card Cook
Manga debut {{{manga}}}

A Cook (Japanese: コック Cook) is a type of Trainer class introduced in Generation VII. They are depicted as apron-wearing men interested in cooking. They can be seen as the Generation VII counterpart for Generation VI's Chef class.

In Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, all Pokémon used by Cooks are holding Leftovers.

In Pokémon Sword and Shield, Cooks keep their Pokémon in Great Balls. In the Battle Tower, they specialize in Bug-, Fire-, and Water-type Pokémon.

Appearance

     
In-battle model from
Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
VS model from
Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
VS model from
Generation VIII
   
Overworld model from
Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
Y-Comm profile image from
Generation VIII

Trainer list

Pokémon Sun and Moon


See also:
List of Battle Tree Trainers/Cook

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon


Pokémon Sword and Shield


In the anime

 
Abe, a Cook in the anime

Mallow's father, Abe, is based on the Cook Trainer class. He is a recurring character in Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon, first appearing in A Seasoned Search!. He runs the Aina's Kitchen restaurant along with his daughter.

In the TCG

This listing is of cards mentioning or featuring Cooks in the Pokémon Trading Card Game.

Cook
Cards listed with a blue background are only legal to use in the current Expanded format.
Cards listed with a silver background are legal to use in both the current Standard and Expanded formats.
Card Type English
Expansion
Rarity # Japanese
Expansion
Rarity #
Cook Su       Sword & Shield Family Pokémon Card Game   046/053
 


In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 西餐廚師 Sāichāan Chyùhsī
Mandarin 西餐廚師 / 西餐厨师 Xīcān Chúshī
  French Cuisinier
  German Küchenchef
  Italian Cuoco
  Korean Cook
  Spanish Chef



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Team MagmaUSUMTeam PlasmaUSUMTeam SkullTeam Skull AdminTeam Skull BossTeam Skull Grunt
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Sparring PartnersUSUMSurferUSUMTeam Rainbow RocketUSUMTeam Rainbow Rocket GruntUSUM
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Expansion Pass only:
Dojo MasterDojo MatronMaster Dojo Student


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