Janine (Masters)


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Janine
アンズ Anzu
Spr Masters Janine.png
Janine's model
No. 15
English voice actor Unknown
Japanese voice actor Riho Sugiyama[1]
Description Koga's daughter and a ninja Gym Leader, she uses Poison-type Pokémon out of respect for her father. She also likes to argue like him from time to time.

Janine (Japanese: アンズ Anzu) 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 Ariados. This sync pair was first made available since the game release.

Janine also forms a sync pair with her Crobat. This pair can be obtained by exchanging a BP Sync Pair Voucher and was first made available on August 28, 2022. This pair could be raised to Masters EX star.png 6★ EX beginning on March 29, 2023, though this pair lacks an EX style.

Ariados

    Type   Poison
Move type   Poison
Role   Tech
Base Potential ★★★
Ariados Weakness   Fire
Every night, it wanders around in search of prey, whose movements it restrains by spewing threads before it bites into them with its fangs.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 523 242 189 144 184 269
Lv. 140, Max Potential 643 302 249 204 244 329
Mega Ariados
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential

Availability

Janine is available in the general sync pair scout since the game's release.

Moves

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Cross Poison Poison
 
Physical 2 38 45 100% An opponent Critical hits land more easily. Has a chance (10%) of leaving the target poisoned.
Dire Hit + None Status 0 (2 uses) Self Raises the user's critical-hit rate by two stat ranks.
Venom Drench Poison
 
Status 2 100% All opponents Lowers the target's Attack, Sp. Atk and Speed by one stat rank if the target is poisoned or badly poisoned. Fails if the target is not poisoned or badly poisoned.
Move Like the Wind! None Status 0 (2 uses) Self Raises the user's Speed and evasiveness by two stat ranks.
Sync moves
Ninja Spirit Cross Poison Poison
 
Physical 200 240 An opponent This move's power increases when the target is poisoned or badly poisoned.

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
Hostile Environment 1 Raises the chance of inflicting status conditions with the additional effects of moves.
Theme Skills
  Poison Tech Raises allies' Attack and Sp. Atk by 12 when using Poison-type attacks.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 12.
  Kanto 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.
  Gym Leader 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.
  Scarf 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.
  Ninja Family 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 ↑ 1  Wistful ↑ 1 Raises the following discovery levels by 1:
 Soothing Crystal
 Wistful Crystal

Sync grid

The sync grid for Janine and Ariados is an expanded grid, made available on December 25, 2022.

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
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
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Defense +20 Defense +20 7 74 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
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
Cross Poison: Power +3 Cross Poison: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Cross Poison: Power +3 Cross Poison: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Cross Poison: Power +3 Cross Poison: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Cross Poison: Power +3 Cross Poison: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Cross Poison: Power +3 Cross Poison: Power ↑ +3 3 36 2
Cross Poison: 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
Cross Poison: Discombobulate 2 Has a chance (30%) of lowering the target's accuracy by one stat rank when the user's attack move against it is successful. 9 108 3
Venom Drench: Move Gauge Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 1
Venom Drench: Move Gauge Refresh 4 Has a chance (50%) of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 2
Dire Hit +: MP Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of restoring one MP of the user's move when that move is successful. 7 84 2
Move Like the Wind!: MP Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of restoring one MP of the user's move when that move is successful. 7 84 2
Move Like the Wind!: Hit and Heal 9 Applies the Gradual Healing effect to the user when its move is successful. 9 108 2
Move Like the Wind!: Pep Rally 1 Raises the Speed of all allied sync pairs by 1 stat rank when the user's move is successful. 10 120 3
Antitoxin Prevents the user from getting poisoned or badly poisoned. 5 60 1
Wide Awake Prevents the user from falling asleep. 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
Critical Strike 1 Powers up the user's attacks when they become critical hits. 7 84 2
Agile Entry 1 Raises the user's evasiveness by 1 stat rank when it enters a battle. 7 84 2
Hostile Environment 3 Raises the chance of inflicting status conditions with the additional effects of moves. 7 84 2
Hostile Environment 5 Raises the chance of inflicting status conditions with the additional effects of moves. 9 108 3
Quick Tempo Applies the Move Gauge Acceleration effect to the allied field of play the first time the user enters a battle each battle. 10 120 3
Virulent Toxin 5 Powers up the user's sync move when the target is poisoned or badly poisoned. 10 120 3
Safety Tether Applies the Enduring effect to the user the first time its sync move is used each battle. 10 120 3
Ninja Spirit Cross Poison: Power +25 Ninja Spirit Cross Poison: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Ninja Spirit Cross Poison: Power +25 Ninja Spirit Cross Poison: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Ninja Spirit Cross Poison: Power +25 Ninja Spirit Cross Poison: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Ninja Spirit Cross Poison: Power +25 Ninja Spirit Cross Poison: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Crobat

    Type   Poison
Move type   Poison
Role   Support
Base Potential ★★★★☆☆EX
Crobat Weakness   Electric
Its fangs are so sharp, if it bites you in the dark and sucks your blood, you won't notice any pain or realize you've been bitten.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 587 190 208 190 212 346
Lv. 140, Max Potential 667 230 248 230 252 386
Mega Crobat
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential

Availability

Janine and Crobat can be teamed up with by exchanging a BP Sync Pair Voucher in the shop, beginning on August 28, 2022.

Moves

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Poison Fang Poison
 
Physical 2 34 40 100% An opponent Has a chance (50%) of leaving the target badly poisoned.
X Attack All None Status 0
(2 uses)
All allies Raises the Attack of all allied sync pairs by 2 stat ranks.
Venoshock Poison
 
Special 2 42 50 100% An opponent This move's power is doubled when the target is poisoned or badly poisoned.
See Through THIS! None Status 0
(2 uses)
All allies Raises the Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2 stat ranks. Raises the Speed and evasiveness of all allied sync pairs by 1 stat rank.
Sync moves
Shadow-Slinking Poison Beam Poison
 
Special 250 300 An opponent (6★ EX effect: The stat increase after a sync move is doubled once per battle)

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
Fast-Track 4 Has a chance (50%) of raising the user's Speed by one stat rank after its Pokémon uses a move.
Recuperation 1 Restores the user's HP by approximately 20% of its maximum HP after using its sync move.
Unflappable Prevents the user from flinching.
Theme Skills
  Poison Support Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 30.
  Kanto 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.
Expedition Skills
 Soothing ↑ 1  Wistful ↑ 1 Raises the following discovery levels by 1:
 Soothing Crystal
 Wistful Crystal

Sync grid

Janine and Crobat's sync grid 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
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. 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 +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 1
Sp. Def +10 Sp. Def +10 4 48 2
Speed +5 Speed +5 0 5 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Poison Fang: Power +4 Poison Fang: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Poison Fang: Power +4 Poison Fang: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Poison Fang: Power +4 Poison Fang: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Poison Fang: Power +4 Poison Fang: Power ↑ +4 3 36 2
Poison Fang: Move Gauge Refresh 1 Has a chance (20%) of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 1
Poison 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
Venoshock: Power +4 Venoshock: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Venoshock: Power +4 Venoshock: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Venoshock: Power +4 Venoshock: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Venoshock: Power +4 Venoshock: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Venoshock: Move Gauge Refresh 1 Has a chance (20%) of charging the user's move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 1
Venoshock: 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
X Attack All: 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
X Attack All: MP Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of restoring one MP of the user's move when that move is successful. 7 84 3
See Through THIS!: 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
See Through THIS!: MP Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of restoring one MP of the user's move when that move is successful. 7 84 3
Fast Runner Evasiveness cannot be lowered. 5 60 1
Antitoxin Prevents the user from getting poisoned or badly poisoned. 5 60 1
Unbending Defense cannot be lowered. 5 60 2
Haste Speed cannot be lowered. 5 60 2
Quick Cure Removes the confused, flinching, and trapped conditions from the user the first time they are inflicted each battle. 7 84 2
Speedy Entry 1 Raises the user's Speed by 1 stat rank when it enters a battle. 9 108 2
Ramming Speed The more the user's Speed is raised, the more it powers up the user's moves. 8 96 3
Ground Guard Reduces damage when the user is attacked by Ground-type moves. 9 108 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
Shifty Squad 2 Has a chance (30%) of raising the evasiveness of all allied sync pairs by one stat rank when the user's Pokémon uses a move. 10 120 3
Offensive Defense 2 Has a chance (30%) of raising the user's Defense by one stat rank when its attack move is successful. 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
Catalyst Applies the Move Gauge Acceleration effect to the allied field of play the first time the user's sync move is used each battle. 10 120 3
Shadow-Slinking Poison Beam: Power +25 Shadow-Slinking Poison Beam: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Shadow-Slinking Poison Beam: Power +25 Shadow-Slinking Poison Beam: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Appearances

Battle appearances

Janine and Ariados can be battled against in:

Janine and Crobat can be battled against in:

Story appearances

Janine appears in her normal outfit in the following story areas:

Sync pair stories

Janine and Ariados

  • A Day with Janine

Quotes

Main article: Janine/Quotes → Pokémon Masters EX

Gallery

       
6★ model VS model Janine and Ariados on
Pokémon Masters EX Dream Team Maker
Janine's sync move mindscape
(Fuchsia Gym)
       
Trainer emote
Nice!
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote
Thanks!

Trivia

  • Despite having the   Kanto theme skill, Janine is listed among Johto characters on the sync pair story list.
  • Janine's Crobat shares its attacking moves with her father's Crobat.

Origin

Janine's design is based on her appearance in Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver. Janine uses Ariados during her Gym battle with the player in the Johto-based core series games. Ariados's Dex entry comes from Pokémon Ultra Sun.

Crobat is Janine's signature Pokémon in the core series games. Crobat's Dex entry comes from Pokémon Ultra Sun.

In other languages

Move Like the Wind!

Language Title
  Japanese 風よりもはやく! Kaze yori mo Hayaku!
Mandarin Chinese 比風還快! Bǐ Fēng hái Kuài!
  French Rapide comme le vent !
  German Schneller als der Wind!
  Italian Più veloce del vento!
  Korean 바람보다빠르게! Baram Boda Ppareuge!
  Spanish ¡Más rápidos que el viento!

Ninja Spirit Cross Poison

Language Title
  Japanese 受け継いだ忍ぶ心の クロスポイズン Uketsuida Shinobu Kokoro no Kurosu Poizun
Mandarin Chinese 繼承忍術心法之 十字毒刃 Jìchéng Rěnshù Xīnfǎ zhī Shízì Dúrèn
  French Technique secrète de Papa ! Poison-Croix !
  German Giftstreich der Ninja-Nachfahrin
  Italian Velenocroce dell'eredità ninja
  Korean 시노비 정신을 계승한 크로스포이즌 Sinobi Jeongsineul Gyeseunghan Keuroseu Poijeun
  Spanish Veneno X de Alma Ninja


See Through THIS!

Language Title
  Japanese みやぶれる? Miyabureru?
Mandarin Chinese 你能看穿嗎? Nǐ Néng Kànchuān ma?
  French Est-ce que tu peux voir ça ?
  German Lass es uns rausfinden!
  Italian Riuscirete a vederci?
  Korean 간파할수있겠니? Ganpahalsu-itgenni?
  Spanish ¡A través de las Sombras!

Shadow-Slinking Poison Beam

Language Title
  Japanese 音もなく闇夜を駆ける ポイズンレイ Oto mo Naku Yamiyo o Kakeru Poizun Rei
Mandarin Chinese 無聲夜翔之 毒之光線 Wúshēng Yèxiáng zhī Dú-zhī Guāngxiàn
  French Vol nocturne silencieux ! Laser Poison !
  German Giftstrahl des geräuschlosen Fluges
  Italian Raggio Veleno che vola nella notte
  Korean 소리 없이 암야를 달리는 포이즌레이 Soli eopsi Amya-reul Dallineun Poijeun Rei
  Spanish Rayo Veneno Silencioso en la Oscuridad


References


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


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