Jacq (Masters)

Jacq
ジニア Zinnia
Spr Masters Jacq.png
Jacq's model
No. 200
English voice actor Ricco Fajardo[1]
Japanese voice actor Yūki Uehara
Description This teacher from the Paldea region teaches biology at an academy and does things at his own pace. He developed a Pokédex app for Rotom Phones.

Jacq (Japanese: ジニア Zinnia) 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 Farigiraf. This pair can be obtained through a Poké Fair sync pair scout beginning on March 31, 2024. This pair can be raised to Masters EX star.png 6★ EX since it first released.

Farigiraf

    Type   Psychic
Move type   Psychic
Role   Tech
EX Role   Support
Base Potential ★★★★★☆EX
Farigiraf Weakness   Bug
Now that the brain waves from the head and tail are synced up, the psychic power of this Pokémon is 10 times stronger than Girafarig’s.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 710 312 172 468 172 312
Lv. 140, Max Potential 870 352 252 508 252 352
Mega Farigiraf
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential

Availability

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

  • (Debut) Jacq Poké Fair Scout (March 31 to April 18, 2024)

Moves

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Twin Beam Psychic
 
Special 2 25 30 100% An opponent Attacks twice in a row.
Lum Berry None Status 0
(3 uses)
An ally Removes all status conditions from an ally.
Experimental Stored Power Psychic
 
Special 2 150 180 An opponent Activation Condition: When the user’s stats are raised by a total of ten stat ranks or more. Deactivation Condition: When the user’s stats are raised by a total of 9 stat ranks or less.
Never misses. Except in certain circumstances, successful hits with this attack become critical hits. The more the user’s stats are raised, the greater the power of this attack. Removes all of the user’s stat increases.
There You Have It! None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self If the user’s stats are raised, the amount of increase is doubled. Applies the Gradual Healing effect to the user. Applies the Supereffective ↑ Next effect to the user.
Sync moves
Laid-Back Biology Teacher Twin Beam Psychic
 
Special 200 240 An opponent The more the user’s stats are raised, the greater the power of this attack.
(6★ EX effect: Sync move power will be multiplied by 1.5.)
(EX role effect: The sync buff is doubled the first time a sync move is used.)

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
Jacq’s Lesson Reduces MP by 1 for the user’s moves that have the Berry effect tag and raises its Sp. Atk and Sp. Def by 2 stat ranks when its attack move is successful.
S-Move: Restore “Berry” MP 3 Restores 3 MP of the user’s moves that have the Berry effect tag after using its sync move.
Strike: Stat ↑2 9 Raises one of the user’s following stats by 2 stat ranks at random when its attack move hits: Attack, Defense, Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, Speed, accuracy, or evasiveness. If the move has the multistrike effect tag, raises one of the user’s following stats by 2 stat ranks at random for each hit: Attack, Defense, Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, Speed, accuracy, or evasiveness.
Theme Skills
  Psychic Tech Raises allies' Attack and Sp. Atk by 12 when using Psychic-type attacks.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 12.
  Paldea Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 1.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 1.
  Knowledgeable Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 2.
  Gadgeteer Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 2.
  Free Spirit Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Expedition Skills
 Soothing ↑ 2 Raises the following discovery level by 2:
 Soothing Crystal

Sync grid

The sync grid for Jacq and Farigiraf 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
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 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. Atk +5 Sp. Atk +5 2 24 1
Sp. Atk +10 Sp. Atk +10 4 48 2
Sp. Atk +10 Sp. Atk +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
Twin Beam: Power +3 Twin Beam: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Twin Beam: Power +3 Twin Beam: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Twin Beam: Power +3 Twin Beam: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Twin Beam: Power +3 Twin Beam: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Twin Beam: Power +3 Twin Beam: Power ↑ +3 3 36 2
Twin Beam: 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
Twin Beam: Superduper Effective 9 Powers up moves that are super effective. 8 96 2
Twin Beam: Strike: Flinch 1 Has a chance (20%) of making the target flinch when the user’s attack move hits. If the move has the multistrike effect tag, has a chance (20%) of making the target flinch for each hit. 8 96 3
Experimental Stored Power: Power +3 Experimental Stored Power: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Experimental Stored Power: Power +3 Experimental Stored Power: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Experimental Stored Power: Power +3 Experimental Stored Power: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Experimental Stored Power: Power +3 Experimental Stored Power: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Experimental Stored Power: Power +3 Experimental Stored Power: Power ↑ +3 3 36 2
Experimental Stored Power: 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
There You Have It!: Precision 1 Raises the user’s accuracy by 1 stat rank when its move is successful. 7 84 2
There You Have It!: Brain Gain 9 Increases the user’s Special Moves ↑ Next effect by 1 rank when its move is successful. 10 120 4
Unflappable Prevents the user from flinching. 5 60 1
Superduper Effective 3 Powers up moves that are super effective. 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
Natural Remedy Removes all status conditions from the user the first time it is inflicted by any status condition each battle. 7 84 2
On the Run 1 Raises the user’s evasiveness by 1 stat rank the first time it is in a pinch each battle. 7 84 2
Grass Guard Reduces damage when the user is attacked by Grass-type moves. 7 84 2
Ghost Guard Reduces damage when the user is attacked by Ghost-type moves. 7 84 2
Adrenaline 1 Reduces the sync move countdown by 1 the first time the user’s sync move is used each battle. 10 120 3
Rising Tide The more the user’s stats are raised, the more it powers up the user’s sync move. 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
Sync Damage Guard Applies the Damage Guard Next effect to the user the first time its sync move is used each battle. 10 120 3
Stacking Strike 9 Raises the user’s critical-hit rate by 1 stat rank when its attack move hits. If the move has the multistrike effect tag, raises the user’s critical-hit rate by 1 stat rank for each hit. 10 120 3
Unfortunate Strike 9 Lowers one of the target’s following stats by one stat rank at random when the user’s attack move against it hits: Attack, Defense, Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, Speed, accuracy, or evasiveness. If the move has the multistrike effect tag, lowers one of the target’s following stats by one stat rank at random for each hit: Attack, Defense, Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, Speed, accuracy, or evasiveness. 10 120 3
Vigilance Protects the user against critical hits. 10 120 3
Soften Up 1 Critical hits land more easily when the user attacks with a sync move. 10 120 4
Strike: Sp. Def ↓ 9 Lowers the target’s Sp. Def by 1 stat rank when the user’s attack move against it hits. If the move has the multistrike effect tag, lowers the target’s Sp. Def by 1 stat rank for each hit. 10 120 5
S-Move: 7 Stats ↑ 1 Raises the user’s Attack, Defense, Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, Speed, accuracy, and evasiveness by 1 stat rank after using its sync move. 10 120 5
Laid-Back Biology Teacher Twin Beam: Power +25 Laid-Back Biology Teacher Twin Beam: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Laid-Back Biology Teacher Twin Beam: Power +25 Laid-Back Biology Teacher Twin Beam: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Appearances

Story appearances

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

Sync pair stories

  • A Day with Jacq

Quotes

Main article: Jacq/Quotes → Pokémon Masters EX

Gallery

         
VS model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(EX colors)
VS model
(EX colors)
Jacq's sync move mindscape
(Naranja Academy, Classroom 1-A)
       
Trainer emote
Nice!
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote
Thanks!
       
Medal
1★ Researcher and Seeker
Medal
2★ Researcher and Seeker
Medal
3★ Researcher and Seeker
Medal
Excited for the Complete Pokédex

Trivia

  • All versions of Jacq use special voice-over lines upon entering a team that contains certain Trainers (regardless of their partner Pokémon) and victory with them. Those Trainers include Nemona.

Origin

Jacq's design is based on his appearance in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet. Farigiraf is Jacq's signature Pokémon in the core series games. Farigiraf's Dex entry comes from Pokémon Scarlet.

In other languages

Experimental Stored Power

Language Title
  Japanese プロトアシストパワー Puroto Ashisuto Pawā
Mandarin Chinese 原型輔助力量 Yuánxíng Fǔzhù Lìliàng
  French Force Ajoutée prototypique
  German Kraftvorrat der Experimentierfreude
  Italian Veicolaforza sperimentale
  Korean 프로토어시스트파워 Peuroto Eosiseuteu Pawo
  Spanish Poder Reserva Experimental

There You Have It!

Language Title
  Japanese 注ぎこみまあす Sosogikomimāsu
Mandarin Chinese 我將注入能量~ Wǒ jiāng Zhùrù Néngliàng~
  French Ajoutons-y e un peu d'énergie !
  German Hier kommt eine Ladung Energie!
  Italian Un po'di energia!
  Korean 주입하겠어 Ju-iphagess-eo
  Spanish Un poco de energía... ¡Pam!

Laid-Back Biology Teacher Twin Beam

Language Title
  Japanese マイペースな生物教師の ツインビーム Mai-Pēsu-na Seibutsu Kyōshi no Tsuin Bīmu
Mandarin Chinese 我行我素的生物老師之 雙光束 Wǒxíngwǒsù de Shēngwù Lǎoshī zhī Shuāng Guāngshù
  French Professeur de biologie tête en l'air ! Double Laser !
  German Doppelstrahl des lässigen Biologielehrers
  Italian Doppioraggio del distratto Docente di biologia
  Korean 마이페이스 생물 교사의 트윈빔 Mai-Peiseu Saengmul Gyosa-ui Teuwin Bim
  Spanish Láser Doble del Profesor que Vive en su Mundo


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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