Grusha (Masters)

Grusha
グルーシャ Grusha
Spr Masters Grusha.png
Grusha's model
No. 192
English voice actor Edward A. Mendoza[1]
Japanese voice actor Natsuki Hanae
Description This Glaseado Gym Leader from Paldea keeps a cool head, but when his matches start to heat up, that’s when his passionate side comes out. He used to be a pro snowboarder.

Grusha (Japanese: グルーシャ Grusha) 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 Cetitan. This pair can be obtained through a Poké Fair sync pair scout beginning on January 22, 2024. This pair can be raised to Masters EX star.png 6★ EX since it first released.

Cetitan

    Type   Ice
Move type   Ice
Role   Support
EX Role   Tech
Base Potential ★★★★★☆EX
Cetitan Weakness   Steel
This Pokémon wanders around snowy, icy areas. It protects its body with powerful muscles and a thick layer of fat under its skin.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 694 244 297 112 297 295
Lv. 140, Max Potential 854 304 357 172 357 335
Mega Cetitan
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential

Availability

Grusha is exclusive to Poké Fair scouts. He was available in the following sync pair scout banners:

  • (Debut) Grusha Poké Fair Scout (January 22 to February 11, 2024)
  • 10-Pair Scout (Max 100 Pairs) (February 19 to March 25, 2024)
  • 5★-Select Poké Fair Scout ×15 (C) (February 28 to March 26, 2024)

Moves

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Ice Fang Ice
 
Physical 2 46 55 95% An opponent Has a chance (10%) of making the target flinch. Has a chance (10%) of leaving the target frozen.
Dire Hit All + None Status 0
(2 uses)
All allies Raises the critical-hit rate of all allied sync pairs by 2 stat ranks.
Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche Ice
 
Physical 2
(2 uses)
100 120 100% Self Activation Condition: When the user’s Defense is raised. Deactivation Condition: When the user’s Defense is not raised.
The user takes up a defensive posture. Using this move again will make the user leave this defensive posture, then attack. No other actions can be taken when in this defensive posture. Nullifies an attack move that targets the user or all allies while in this defensive posture, then the user leaves the defensive posture and attacks the target with double the power of this attack. Lowers the Attack and Sp. Atk of this attack’s target by 3 stat ranks.
Let’s Cool Down! None Status 0
(2 uses)
Entire field Turns the field of play’s zone into an Ice Zone. (An Ice Zone powers up Ice-type attacks.) Raises the Defense and Sp. Def of all allied sync pairs by 2 stat ranks.
Sync moves
Sub-zero Shredder Avalanche Ice
 
Physical 250 300 An opponent (6★ EX effect: The sync buff is doubled the first time a sync move is used.)
(EX Role effect: Power of sync move increases 50%.)

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
Fear the Snowy Mountain Reduces physical attack move damage taken by allies when the zone is an Ice Zone. Quickly charges the move gauge when the zone is an Ice Zone.
Super Interference 2 Raises the chance of inflicting status conditions—as well as inflicting the flinching, confused, or trapped condition—with the additional effects of the user’s moves.
Impervious The user’s stats cannot be lowered.
Theme Skills
  Ice Support Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 30.
  Paldea 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.
  Scarf Support Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 6.
  Nature Lover Support Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 6.
Expedition Skills
 Soothing ↑ 1  Wistful ↑ 1 Raises the following discovery levels by 1:
 Soothing Crystal
 Wistful Crystal

Sync grid

The sync grid for Grusha and Cetitan is an expanded grid, made available 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 +20 HP +20 4 48 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 0 5 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 0 5 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 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 +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 +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 1
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
Ice Fang: Power +4 Ice Fang: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Ice Fang: Power +4 Ice Fang: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Ice Fang: Power +4 Ice Fang: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Ice Fang: Power +4 Ice Fang: Power ↑ +4 3 36 2
Ice Fang: Power +4 Ice Fang: Power ↑ +4 3 36 2
Ice Fang: Accuracy +5 Ice Fang: Accuracy ↑ +5 3 36 2
Ice Fang: 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
Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche: Power +4 Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche: Power +4 Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche: Power +4 Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche: Power +4 Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche: Power ↑ +4 3 36 2
Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche: Power +4 Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche: Power ↑ +4 3 36 2
Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche: Inspire Ire Makes opponents target the user for a short time when a move is successful. 8 96 2
Dire Hit All +: MP Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of restoring one MP of the user’s move when that move is successful. 7 84 2
Let’s Cool Down!: Hit and Heal 9 Applies the Gradual Healing effect to the user when its move is successful. 8 96 2
Let’s Cool Down!: Pep Rally 1 Raises the Speed of all allied sync pairs by 1 stat rank when the user’s move is successful. 10 120 2
Let’s Cool Down!: Move: Team Def ↑ & Sp. Def ↑ 9 Raises the Defense and Sp. Def of all allied sync pairs by 1 stat rank when the user’s move is successful. 10 120 3
Let’s Cool Down!: Propulsion 9 Reduces the user’s sync move countdown by one when the user’s move is successful. 10 120 4
Snow Shelter Protects the user from damage from a hailstorm. 5 60 1
Quick Cure Removes the confused, flinching, and trapped conditions from the user the first time they are inflicted each battle. 7 84 2
Fire Guard Reduces damage when the user is attacked by Fire-type moves. 8 96 2
Ice Guard Reduces damage when the user is attacked by Ice-type moves. 8 96 2
Team Mighty Sync 9 Increases the Physical Moves ↑ Next effect of all allied sync pairs by 1 rank after using the user’s sync move. This effect can activate only once per battle. 9 108 2
Use Move When Ice Zone: Team HP Recovery 9 Restores the HP of all allied sync pairs when the user uses a move while the zone is an Ice Zone. 8 96 3
Revenge Boost 9 Charges the user’s move gauge by one when the user is hit by an attack move. 9 108 3
1st S-Move: HP Recovery 2 Restores the user’s HP by approximately 40% of its maximum HP the first time its sync move is used each battle. 10 120 3
Trainer Sync Redemption 1 Restores 1 MP for the user’s Trainer the first time its sync move is used each battle. 10 120 3
Team Fierce Entry 2 Raises the Attack of all allied sync pairs by 2 stat ranks when the user enters a battle. 10 120 3
Team Sharp Entry 1 Raises the critical-hit rate of all allied sync pairs by 1 stat rank when the user enters a battle. 10 120 3
Vigilance Protects the user against critical hits. 10 120 3
Ice Zone: Team Status Immunity Status conditions cannot be inflicted on any allied sync pairs when the zone is an Ice Zone. 10 120 4
Defense Crush 9 Lowers the target’s Defense by one stat rank when the user’s attack move against it is successful. 10 120 5
Super Interference 2 Raises the chance of inflicting status conditions—as well as inflicting the flinching, confused, or trapped condition—with the additional effects of the user’s moves. 10 120 5
Sub-zero Shredder Avalanche: Power +25 Sub-zero Shredder Avalanche: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Sub-zero Shredder Avalanche: Power +25 Sub-zero Shredder Avalanche: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Appearances

Story appearances

Grusha appears in his normal outfit in the following story areas:

Sync pair stories

  • A Day with Grusha

Quotes

Main article: Grusha/Quotes → Pokémon Masters EX

Gallery

         
6★ model
(Normal colors)
VS model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(EX colors)
VS model
(EX colors)
Grusha's sync move mindscape
(Glaseado Gym)
         
Trainer emote
Nice!
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote
Thanks!
       
Medal
1★ Sub-zero—My Past, My Future
Medal
2★ Sub-zero—My Past, My Future
Medal
3★ Sub-zero—My Past, My Future
Medal
The Sub-zero Shredder
Artwork with Iono by
kirisAki[2]

Trivia

  • Grusha debuted in a background cameo during the last scene of The Electrifying Influencer story event.
  • All versions of Grusha use special voice-over lines upon entering a team that contains certain Trainers (regardless of their partner Pokémon). Those Trainers include Pryce, Brycen, and Geeta.
    • Grusha also uses special voice-over lines upon winning a battle with Geeta on the same team.

Origin

Grusha's design is based on his appearance in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet. Cetitan is one of Grusha's signature Pokémon in the core series games. Cetitan's Dex entry comes from Pokémon Scarlet.

In other languages

Absolute Zero Ice Avalanche

Language Title
  Japanese 絶氷ゆきなだれ Zetsuhyō Yukinadare
Mandarin Chinese 絕冰雪崩 Juébīng Xuěbēng
  French Avalanche du froid absolu
  German Lawine des endlosen Eises
  Italian Slavina del gelo puro
  Korean 절빙눈사태 Jeolbing Nunsatae
  Spanish Alud Gélido

Let's Cool Down!

Language Title
  Japanese 頭を冷やそうか Atama o Hiyasou ka
Mandarin Chinese 我來冷卻你的腦袋吧 Wǒ lái Lěngquè Nǐ de Nǎodai ba
  French Je vais devoir jeter un froid...
  German Ich verpasse dir eine Abkühlung!
  Italian Vi state scaldando troppo
  Korean 머리를식혀주겠어 Meori-reul Sikhyeojugess-eo
  Spanish Te enfriaré los ánimos

Sub-zero Shredder Avalanche

Language Title
  Japanese 絶対零度トリックが放つ ゆきなだれ Zettaireido Torikku ga Hanatsu Yukinadare
Mandarin Chinese 絕對零度酷炫技釋放之 雪崩 Juéduì Língdù Kùxuàn Jì Shìfàng zhī Xuěbēng
  French Place au Freeze-Rider... valanche !
  German Lawine der coolsten Tricks
  Italian Slavina dell'acrobata sottozero
  Korean 절대영도 트릭이 발하는 눈사태 Jeoldaeyeongdo Teurik-i Balhaneun Nunsatae
  Spanish Alud del Cero Absoluto


References



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


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