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Cynthia (Masters)

Cynthia
シロナ Shirona
Spr Masters Cynthia.png
Cynthia's model
No. 78
English voice actor Allegra Clark
Japanese voice actor Mie Sonozaki
Description This Champion of Sinnoh is an archeologist who researches the history and mythology of Pokémon. Her deep love for Pokémon sent her on an adventure when she was young.

Cynthia (Japanese: シロナ Shirona) 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 Garchomp, which is capable of Mega Evolving. The sync pair can be obtained through limited-time sync pair scouts, first available on January 1, 2020.

Cynthia is also available in her sygna suit, alongside her sync pair Kommo-o. The sync pair can be obtained through a limited sync pair scout, and was first available August 17, 2020.

Contents

Garchomp

Masters445.png Type GroundIC Masters.png Ground
Move type GroundIC Masters.png Ground
Role Strike (Physical)
Base Potential ★★★★★☆EX
Garchomp Weakness IceIC Masters.png Ice
It flies at the speed of sound while searching for prey, and it has midair battles with Salamence as the two compete for food.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 125, Base Potential 561 341 148 131 145 334
Lv. 125, Max Potential 661 381 188 171 185 374
Mega Garchomp
Lv. 125, Base Potential 561 409 177 131 145 334
Lv. 125, Max Potential 661 449 217 171 185 374

Moves

Cynthia's Garchomp uses Stomping Tantrum and Earthquake as its two damage-dealing moves. Upon Mega Evolution, Garchomp replaces Stomping Tantrum for Slash.

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Stomping Tantrum Ground
GroundIC Masters.png
Physical 2 44 52 100% An opponent Its power is doubled if the user's previous move failed.
(Only before Mega Evolving)
X Attack None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Sharply raises the user's Attack.
Earthquake Ground
GroundIC Masters.png
Physical 3 100 120 100% All opponents No additional effect.
This Match Is Too Fun! None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Raises the user's Speed and critical-hit rate. These stats are sharply raised when the user is in a sandstorm.
Slash Normal
NormalIC Masters.png
Physical 2 50 60 100% An opponent Critical hits land more easily.
(Only after Mega Evolving)
Sync moves
Earthquake of Ancient Lore Ground
GroundIC Masters.png
Physical 160 192 An opponent Become Mega Garchomp until the end of battle.

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
Fast-Track 2 Has a moderate chance of raising the Pokémon's Speed after it uses a move.
Surging Sand 5 Powers up moves in a sandstorm.
Ground Shift Normal-type moves become Ground-type moves.
(Only after Mega Evolving)
Theme Skills
Ground Strike Raises allies' Attack and Sp. Atk by 15 when using Ground-type attacks.
Sinnoh Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Champion Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Undella Town Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 3.
Researcher Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 3.

Sync Grid

Cynthia and Garchomp's sync grid is an expanded grid, made available on May 2, 2020.

Name Effect Energy required Sync orb required Move level required
HP +10 HP +10 0 5 1
HP +20 HP +20 4 48 1
HP +50 HP +50 8 96 2
Attack +5 Attack +5 0 5 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 0 5 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 2 24 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 2 24 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 2 24 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 3 36 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Defense +10 Defense +10 4 48 2
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 0 5 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 1
Sp. Def +10 Sp. Def +10 4 48 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 0 5 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +10 Speed +10 4 48 2
Stomping Tantrum: Power +7 Stomping Tantrum: Power ↑ +7 2 24 1
Stomping Tantrum: Power +7 Stomping Tantrum: Power ↑ +7 2 24 1
Stomping Tantrum: Power +7 Stomping Tantrum: Power ↑ +7 2 24 2
Stomping Tantrum: Move Gauge Refresh 4 Has a good chance of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 6 72 2
Stomping Tantrum: Defense Crush 4 Has a good chance of lowering the target's Defense when an attack against it is successful. 7 84 3
Earthquake: Power +3 Earthquake: Power ↑ +3 4 48 1
Earthquake: Power +3 Earthquake: Power ↑ +3 4 48 1
Earthquake: Power +3 Earthquake: Power ↑ +3 4 48 2
Earthquake: Power +3 Earthquake: Power ↑ +3 4 48 2
Earthquake: Move Gauge Refresh 4 Has a good chance of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 3
Slash: Power +8 Slash: Power ↑ +8 2 24 1
Slash: Power +8 Slash: Power ↑ +8 2 24 1
Slash: Power +8 Slash: Power ↑ +8 2 24 2
Slash: Critical Strike 3 Powers up attacks if they become critical hits. 7 84 3
X Attack: MP Refresh 3 Has a moderately good chance of restoring one MP of the move used if the move is successful. 7 84 1
This Match Is Too Fun!: MP Refresh 3 Has a moderately good chance of restoring one MP of the move used if the move is successful. 7 84 1
This Match Is Too Fun!: Propulsion 3 Has a moderately good chance of reducing the user's sync move countdown by one when the user's move is successful. 10 120 3
Sand Shelter Protects the Pokémon from damage from a sandstorm. 3 36 1
Sand Screen Sp. Def increases 50% in a sandstorm. 7 84 1
Soothing Sand 1 Restores the Pokémon's HP whenever it takes an action during a sandstorm. 8 96 2
Sands of Time 2 Quickly charges the move gauge in a sandstorm. 8 96 2
Surging Sand 3 Powers up moves in a sandstorm. 10 120 3
Build Up Ensures that the user's next attack will be a critical hit after using a sync move. 8 96 3
Sharp Entry 1 Raises the user's critical-hit rate when the Pokémon enters a battle. 10 120 3
Ramming Speed The more the user's Speed has been raised, the more it powers up moves. 10 120 3
Earthquake of Ancient Lore: Power +25 Earthquake of Ancient Lore: Power ↑ +25 5 60 2
Earthquake of Ancient Lore: Power +25 Earthquake of Ancient Lore: Power ↑ +25 5 60 2
Earthquake of Ancient Lore: Power +25 Earthquake of Ancient Lore: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Earthquake of Ancient Lore: Power +25 Earthquake of Ancient Lore: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Kommo-o

Sygna Suit Cynthia
マジコスシロナ Serious Cosplay Shirona
Spr Masters Cynthia Sygna.png
Sygna Suit Cynthia's model
No. 78
English voice actor Allegra Clark
Japanese voice actor Mie Sonozaki
Description Cynthia's sygna suit conceals a passionate fighting spirit. She has vowed to fight her way to the top in Pokémon battles with her partner, Kommo-o.
Masters784.png Type DragonIC Masters.png Dragon
Move type DragonIC Masters.png Dragon
Role Strike (Special)
Base Potential ★★★★★☆EX
Kommo-o Weakness FairyIC Masters.png Fairy
When it howls after finishing off its prey, the metallic sounds of its celebrating comrades can be heard from all around.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 125, Base Potential 492 370 152 381 152 190
Lv. 125, Max Potential 592 410 192 421 192 230
Lv. 125, Base Potential
Lv. 125, Max Potential


Moves

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Dragon Breath Dragon
DragonIC Masters.png
Special 2 42 50 100% An opponent Has a moderate chance of leaving the target paralyzed.
X Sp. Atk None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Sharply raises the user's Sp. Atk.
Clanging Scales Dragon
DragonIC Masters.png
Special 4 176 211 100% All opponents Lowers the user's Defense.
Eyes on the Prize! None Status 0
(1 use)
Self Reduces the user's sync move countdown by up to three based on how low their HP is. Raises the user's critical-hit rate by up to three stat ranks based on how low their HP is.
Sync moves
Historymaker Clanging Scales Dragon
DragonIC Masters.png
Special 250 300 An opponent No additional effect.

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
High Five 1 Raises the user's Attack, Defense, Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, and Speed after a sync move.
Head Start 1 Reduces the sync move countdown by 1 when the Pokémon enters a battle for the first time.
Stamina Reserves 6 Once per battle, charges the user's move gauge by six when the user is in a pinch.
Theme Skills
Dragon Strike Raises allies' Attack and Sp. Atk by 15 when using Dragon-type attacks.
Sinnoh Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Battle Facility Foe Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Sygna Suit Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 3.
Researcher Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 3.

Sync Grid

Cynthia and Kommo-o's sync grid is an expanded grid, made available since the sync pair was 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
HP +20 HP +20 4 48 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 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. Atk +10 Sp. Atk +10 4 48 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
Speed +5 Speed +5 0 5 1
Speed +20 Speed +20 7 84 2
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 2
Dragon Breath: Power +4 Dragon Breath: Power ↑ +4 3 36 2
Dragon Breath: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a moderately good chance of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 6 72 2
Dragon Breath: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a moderately good chance 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. 8 96 2
Dragon Breath: Furious Brawn The more the user's Attack has been raised, the more it powers up moves. 8 96 2
Clanging Scales: Power +2 Clanging Scales: Power ↑ +2 4 48 1
Clanging Scales: Power +2 Clanging Scales: Power ↑ +2 4 48 1
Clanging Scales: Power +2 Clanging Scales: Power ↑ +2 4 48 1
Clanging Scales: Power +2 Clanging Scales: Power ↑ +2 4 48 1
Clanging Scales: Power +2 Clanging Scales: Power ↑ +2 4 48 2
Clanging Scales: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a moderately good chance of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 6 72 2
Clanging Scales: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a moderately good chance of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 6 72 3
X Sp. Atk: MP Refresh 2 Has a moderate chance of restoring one MP of the move used if the move is successful. 7 84 1
X Sp. Atk: MP Refresh 2 Has a moderate chance of restoring one MP of the move used if the move is successful. 7 84 2
Eyes on the Prize!: MP Refresh 4 Has a good chance of restoring one MP of the move used if the move is successful. 12 144 3
Sand Shelter Protects the Pokémon from damage from a sandstorm. 3 36 1
Snow Shelter Protects the Pokémon from damage from a sandstorm. 3 36 1
Last Dash 4 Once per battle, substantially raises the user's Speed when in a pinch. 8 96 2
Static Shock 5 Powers up sync moves when the target is paralyzed. 8 96 2
Paralysis Synergy 2 Powers up moves when the target is paralyzed. 10 120 3
On the Ropes 5 Reduces damage when the Pokémon is in a pinch and is hit by a physical attack move. 10 120 3
Adrenaline 1 Reduces the sync move countdown by one when a sync move is used for the first time. 10 120 3
High Five 1 Raises the user's Attack, Defense, Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, and Speed after a sync move. 10 120 3
Historymaker Clanging Scales: Power +25 Historymaker Clanging Scales: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Historymaker Clanging Scales: Power +25 Historymaker Clanging Scales: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Availability

Cynthia and Garchomp can be battled against in:

  • Story event: Two Champions (December 26, 2019 to January 22, 2020)

Cynthia and Kommo-o can be battled against in:

Cynthia has also been shown to own a Milotic which can be battled in:

  • Solo event: Training with Legends (July 15 to 28, 2020)

Sync Pair Stories

Cynthia and Garchomp:

  • A Day with Cynthia

Cynthia and Kommo-o:

  • A Day with Sygna Suit Cynthia

Quotes

In the anime

Pokémon Masters Animated Trailer

In the Pokémon Masters Animated Trailer, Cynthia teamed up with Steven Stone and Lance to battle Korrina, Cheren, and Misty at a stadium in Pasio.

Pokémon

Cynthia's Garchomp
Garchomp
Main article: Cynthia's Garchomp

Garchomp is Cynthia's only known Pokémon. She appeared along with her at a stadium in Pasio. Alongside Steven's Metagross and Lance's Dragonite, she battled Korrina's Lucario, Cheren's Stoutland, and Misty's Starmie. Garchomp deflected Stoutland's Giga Impact with Dragon Claw, sending Stoutland flying.

Garchomp's only known move is Dragon Claw.

Debut Pokémon Masters Animated Trailer

Gallery

Cynthia

Masters Cynthia Garchomp.png Masters Cynthia Garchomp artwork.png Masters EX Cynthia artwork.png Masters Dream Team Maker Cynthia and Garchomp.png Cynthia Mindscape.png
Artwork of Cynthia and Garchomp
in Pokémon Masters EX
Key artwork of Pokémon Masters EX by Ken Sugimori Key artwork from Pokémon Masters EX Cynthia and Garchomp on
Pokémon Masters EX Dream Team Maker
Cynthia's sync move mindscape
(Pokémon League, Cynthia's room)
Spr Masters Cynthia 2.png VSCynthia Masters.png Spr Masters Cynthia EX.png VSCynthia EX Masters.png Masters chapter 20 artwork.png
5★ model 5★ VS model 6★ EX model 6★ EX VS model Artwork of Chapter 20: Shifting Shadows
Cynthia Emote 1 Masters.png Cynthia Emote 2 Masters.png Cynthia Emote 3 Masters.png Cynthia Emote 4 Masters.png
Trainer emote
Nice!
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote
Thanks!

Sygna Suit Cynthia

Masters Dream Team Maker Cynthia and Kommo-o.png Cynthia Mindscape 2.png
Sygna Suit Cynthia and Kommo-o on
Pokémon Masters EX Dream Team Maker
Sygna Suit Cynthia's sync move mindscape
(Pokémon League, Cynthia's room)
Spr Masters Cynthia Sygna 2.png VSCynthia Sygna Masters.png Spr Masters Cynthia Sygna EX.png VSCynthia Sygna EX Masters.png
5★ model 5★ VS model 6★ EX model 6★ EX VS model
Cynthia Sygna Emote 1 Masters.png Cynthia Sygna Emote 2 Masters.png Cynthia Sygna Emote 3 Masters.png Cynthia Sygna Emote 4 Masters.png
Trainer emote
Nice!
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote
Thanks!

Trivia

  • In her Sync Pair Story, Sygna Suit Cynthia reveals that she raised her Kommo-o from an Egg she received in Alola.

In other languages

This Match Is Too Fun!

Language Title
Japan Flag.png Japanese 楽しい勝負ね! Tanoshī Shōbune!
Mandarin Chinese 愉快的對戰! Yúkuàide Duìzhàn!
France Flag.png French Amusons-nous !
Germany Flag.png German Was für ein Kampf!
Italy Flag.png Italian Questa sì che è una bella lotta!
South Korea Flag.png Korean 즐거운승부야! Jeulgeo-un Seungbuya!
Spain Flag.png Spanish ¡Sobran las palabras!

Earthquake of Ancient Lore

Language Title
Japan Flag.png Japanese 神話の真実に迫る じしん Shinwa no Shinjitsuni Semaru Jishin
Mandarin Chinese 探究神話真相之 地震 Tànjiū Shénhuàzhēnxiàng-zhī Dìzhèn
France Flag.png French Le choc des mythes ! Séisme !
Germany Flag.png German Erdbeben der Legendenforscherin
Italy Flag.png Italian Terremoto della verità mitologica
South Korea Flag.png Korean 신화의 진실에 다가가는 지진 Sinhwa-ui Jinsire Dagaganeun Jijin
Spain Flag.png Spanish Terremoto Mitológico


Eyes on the Prize!

Language Title
Japan Flag.png Japanese 胸が高鳴るわ! Munega Takanaruwa!
Mandarin Chinese 我心激昂! Wǒxīn Jīáng!
France Flag.png French Mon cœur bat la chamade !
Germany Flag.png German Mein Herz schlägt höher!
Italy Flag.png Italian Il cuore mi balza in petto!
South Korea Flag.png Korean 가슴이두근거려! Gaseumi Dugeungeoryeo!
Spain Flag.png Spanish Vuelco de corazón

Historymaker Clanging Scales

Language Title
Japan Flag.png Japanese 歴史に名をとどろかす スケイルノイズ Rekishini Nao Todorokasu Skeiru Noizu
Mandarin Chinese 名震歷史之 鱗片噪音 Míngzhènlìshǐ-zhī Línpiàn Zàoyīn
France Flag.png French Écrivons l'Histoire ! Vibrécaille !
Germany Flag.png German Schuppenrasseln der Geschichte
Italy Flag.png Italian Clamorsquame di echi passati
South Korea Flag.png Korean 역사에 이름을 떨칠 스케일노이즈 Yeoksa-e Ireumeul Ddeolchil Scale Noise
Spain Flag.png Spanish Fragor Escamas de Resonancia Histórica


Pokémon Champions
Core series BlueLanceRedStevenWallaceCynthiaAlderIrisDianthaTraceLeonMustardPeonyAll player characters
Masters EX BlueLanceRedStevenCynthiaAlderIrisDianthaLeon
Other
spin-offs
Ronald (TCG GB)Mark (TCG GB)Mint (TCG GB)Glenn (Pokkén)
Anime CaptainDrakeAsh KetchumLanceCynthiaWallaceAlderDianthaStevenLeon
Origins BlueRed
Generations BlueCynthiaDianthaCalem
Adventures Professor OakRedSidneyPhoebeGlaciaDrakeStevenWallaceCynthiaAlderIrisDianthaLeon
Other manga Drake (EToP)Ash (EToP)Shigeru (Zensho)Satoshi (Zensho)Rald (Battle Frontier)


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 HauOliviaSophoclesMinaHapuKahiliNanuAcerolaKukuiGuzmaPlumeriaLusamineGladionLillieMolayneMallow
Galar GloriaPiersLeonMarnie
NPCs PauloProfessor BellisLearSawyerRachelTristaTriciaTrinnia
DarachMeowthRyukiTeam Break

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