Ethan (Masters)


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Ethan
ヒビキ Hibiki
Spr Masters Ethan.png
Ethan's model
No. 75
English voice actor Unknown
Japanese voice actor Daisuke Hirose[1]
Description A reliable veteran Pokémon Trainer from Johto, this energetic nature lover can often be found roaming the mountains.

Ethan (Japanese: ヒビキ Hibiki) 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 Cyndaquil and its evolutions, Quilava and Typhlosion. This sync pair was first made available January 15, 2020. This pair can be raised to 6★ EX from May 20, 2021.

Cyndaquil → Quilava → Typhlosion

Cyndaquil can evolve into Quilava once it has reached level 30 through its Sync Pair Story Cyndaquil's Evolution, and then into Typhlosion once it has reached level 45 through its Sync Pair Story Quilava's Evolution.

  Type   Fire
Move type   Fire
Role Strike (Special)
Base Potential ★★★★★☆EX
Cyndaquil Weakness   Rock
Cyndaquil protects itself by flaring up the flames on its back. The flames are vigorous if the Pokémon is angry. However, if it is tired, the flames splutter fitfully with incomplete combustion.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 584 135 143 270 145 365
Lv. 140, Max Potential 684 175 183 310 185 405
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential


  Type   Fire
Move type   Fire
Role Strike (Special)
Base Potential ★★★★★☆EX
Quilava Weakness   Rock
Quilava keeps its foes at bay with the intensity of its flames and gusts of superheated air. This Pokémon applies its outstanding nimbleness to dodge attacks even while scorching the foe with flames.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 599 138 145 277 147 387
Lv. 140, Max Potential 699 178 185 317 187 427
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential


  Type   Fire
Move type   Fire
Role Strike (Special)
Base Potential ★★★★★☆EX
Typhlosion Weakness   Rock
Typhlosion obscures itself behind a shimmering heat haze that it creates using its intensely hot flames. This Pokémon creates blazing explosive blasts that burn everything to cinders.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 621 143 150 302 152 397
Lv. 140, Max Potential 721 183 190 342 192 437
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential

Moves

Ethan's Cyndaquil and Quilava use Fire Sync Beam as their sync move. Upon evolution, Typhlosion learns the upgraded Fierce Flames Eruption.

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Flamethrower Fire
 
Special 2 47 56 100% An opponent Has a chance (10%) of leaving the target burned.
X Sp. Atk None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Raises the user's Sp. Atk by 2 stat ranks.
Eruption Fire
 
Special 3 135 162 100% All opponents The smaller the user's percentage of remaining HP, the lower the power of this move becomes.
Stoke the Fire! None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Restores the user's HP by approximately 40% of its maximum HP. Raises the user's Speed and evasiveness by 1 stat rank.
Sync moves
Fire Sync Beam Fire
 
Special 200 240 An opponent No additional effect.
Fierce Flames Eruption Fire
 
Special 250 300 An opponent No additional effect.

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
Speeding Sun 2 Quickly charges the move gauge when the weather is sunny.
Theme Skills
Fire Strike Raises allies' Attack and Sp. Atk by 15 when using Fire-type attacks.
Johto Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Main Character Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Pokéathlete Strike Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 3.

Sync Grid

Ethan and Cyndaquil's sync grid is an expanded grid, made available on September 3, 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 +20 HP +20 4 48 1
HP +50 HP +50 10 120 2
HP +50 HP +50 10 120 3
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Defense +10 Defense +10 4 48 1
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 +20 Sp. Def +20 7 84 2
Speed +5 Speed +5 0 5 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Flamethrower: Power +4 Flamethrower: Power ↑ +4 2 24 1
Flamethrower: Power +4 Flamethrower: Power ↑ +4 2 24 1
Flamethrower: Power +4 Flamethrower: Power ↑ +4 2 24 1
Flamethrower: Power +4 Flamethrower: Power ↑ +4 2 24 1
Flamethrower: Power +4 Flamethrower: Power ↑ +4 2 24 2
Flamethrower: Power +4 Flamethrower: Power ↑ +4 2 24 2
Flamethrower: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 6 72 1
Flamethrower: Hostile Environment 2 Raises the chance of inflicting status conditions with the additional effects of moves. 7 84 2
Eruption: Power +3 Eruption: Power ↑ +3 4 48 1
Eruption: Power +3 Eruption: Power ↑ +3 4 48 1
Eruption: Power +3 Eruption: Power ↑ +3 4 48 2
Eruption: Power +3 Eruption: Power ↑ +3 4 48 2
Eruption: Power +3 Eruption: Power ↑ +3 4 48 2
Eruption: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 6 72 1
X Sp. Atk: MP Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of restoring one MP of the move used if the move is successful. 7 84 1
Stoke the Fire!: MP Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of restoring one MP of the move used if the move is successful. 7 84 1
Stoke the Fire!: Fleet Feet 1 Raises the user's Speed by 1 stat rank when a move is successful. 7 84 2
Stoke the Fire!: Master Healer 2 Increases the amount of HP restored by the user's healing moves. 10 120 2
Focus Rush 1 Raises the user's critical-hit rate by 1 stat rank after using a sync move. 7 84 2
Healing Sun 1 Restores the Pokémon's HP whenever it takes an action while the weather is sunny. 8 96 2
Charging Sun 2 Powers up moves when the weather is sunny. 10 120 3
Look Alive 2 Has a chance (30%) of increasing the user's evasiveness by 1 stat rank when the user is hit by an attack move. 8 96 3
Bob and Weave The more the user's evasiveness has been raised, the more it powers up moves. 10 120 3
Healthy Healing Applies the Gradual Healing effect to the user when its HP is full when it enters a battle. 10 120 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
HP Advantage 5 The larger user's percentage of remaining HP, the more it powers up the user's moves. 10 120 3
Superduper Effective 1 Powers up moves that are super effective. 10 120 3
Fierce Flames Eruption: Power +25 Fierce Flames Eruption: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Fierce Flames Eruption: Power +25 Fierce Flames Eruption: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Availability

Ethan's offering rate was increased in the following sync pair scout banners:

  • (Debut) Ethan Spotlight Scout (January 15 to 30, 2020)
  • Ethan and Hilda Spotlight Scout (July 3 to 21, 2020)
  • Ethan, Kris and Lyra Spotlight Scout (September 3 to 17, 2020)
  • Serena, Hilda, and Ethan Spotlight Scout (May 20 to June 3, 2021)

Ethan and Typhlosion could be battled against in:

Sync Pair Stories

  • A Day with Ethan

Evolution

Name Trainer Pokémon Price First-Time Rewards
Cyndaquil's Evolution  
Kahili
 
Toucannon
Weakness:  
5 Evolution Shards Cyndaquil evolves into Quilava
Gems ×30
Quilava's Evolution  
Blaine
 
Ponyta
Weakness:  
3 Evolution Crystals Quilava evolves into Typhlosion
Gems ×30

Quotes

Main article: Ethan (game)/Quotes → Pokémon Masters EX

Gallery

   
Ethan and Cyndaquil on
Pokémon Masters EX Dream Team Maker
Ethan's sync move mindscape
(Johto)
       
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!

Trivia

Origin

Ethan's design is based on his appearance in Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver. Cyndaquil is the one of the starter Pokémon of Johto in the core series games. In addition, Ethan's anime and Pokémon Adventures counterparts have been depicted with Cyndaquil and its evolutions. Cyndaquil, Quillava, and Typhlosion's Dex entries come from Ruby, Sapphire, Omega Ruby, and Alpha Sapphire.

In other languages

Stoke the Fire!

Language Title
  Japanese あきらめないよ! Akiramenai yo!
Mandarin Chinese 我絕不放棄! Wǒ Jué bù Fàngqì!
  French N'abandonne pas !
  German Ich gebe nicht klein bei!
  Italian Non mi arrendo!
  Korean 포기하지않아! Pogihaji Ana!
  Spanish ¡No nos damos por vencidos!

Fierce Flames Eruption

Language Title
  Japanese 駆け抜ける情熱の ふんか Kakenukeru Jōnetsu no Funka
Mandarin Chinese 熱情奔放之 噴火 Rèqíng Bēnfàng zhī Pēnhuǒ
  French Une passion débordante ! Éruption !
  German Eruption des Enthusiasmus
  Italian Eruzione affamata d'avventura
  Korean 달려나가는 열정의 분화 Dallyeonaganeun Yeoljeong-ui Bunhwa
  Spanish Estallido de Pasión Aventurera


References


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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