Lucian (Masters)

Lucian
ゴヨウ Goyou
Spr Masters Lucian.png
Lucian's model
No. 148
English voice actor Brandon McInnis[1]
Japanese voice actor Yōhei Azakami
Description This polite and soft-spoken fellow is the Psychic-type user of the Sinnoh Elite Four. He spends his time enjoying a good book as he awaits his next challenger.

Lucian (Japanese: ゴヨウ Goyou) 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 Girafarig. This sync pair was first made available on May 13, 2022. This pair can be raised to 6★ EX from the day it was released.

Girafarig

  Type   Psychic
Move type   Psychic
Role Tech
Base Potential ★★★★★☆EX
Girafarig Weakness   Dark
Girafarig’s rear head also has a brain, but it is small. The rear head attacks in response to smells and sounds. Approaching this Pokémon from behind can cause the rear head to suddenly lash out and bite.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 599 273 181 380 181 300
Lv. 140, Max Potential 699 313 221 420 221 340
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential

Moves

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Confusion Psychic
 
Special 1 18 21 100% An opponent Has a chance (10%) of leaving the target confused.
X Sp. Atk None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Raises the user's Sp. Atk by 2 stat ranks.
Growl Normal
 
Status 1 100% All opponents Lowers the target's Attack by 1 stat rank.
Read It and Weep! None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Raises the user's Defense and Sp. Def by 1 stat rank. Raises the user's critical-hit rate by 2 stat ranks. Applies the Gradual Healing effect to the user.
Sync moves
Psychic Epilogue Psychic
 
Special 200 240 An opponent The more the target's Sp. Def is lowered, the greater the power of this attack.
(6★ EX) effect: Power of sync move increases by 50%.

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
Stupefy 9 Lowers the target's Sp. Def by one stat rank when a move targeting that opponent is successful.
Team Viral Hustle 9 Raises the Speed of all allied sync pairs by one stat rank when the user's Pokémon uses a status move.
Pecking Order The more the target's Attack is lowered, the more it powers up the user's sync moves.
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.
Sinnoh 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.
Elite Four 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.
Glasses 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.
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.

Sync Grid

Lucian and Girafarig's sync grid is an expanded grid, made available when 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 2
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 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 +20 Sp. Atk +20 7 84 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 +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
Confusion: Power +4 Confusion: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Confusion: Power +4 Confusion: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Confusion: Power +4 Confusion: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Confusion: Power +4 Confusion: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Confusion: Power +4 Confusion: Power ↑ +4 3 36 2
Confusion: Power +4 Confusion: Power ↑ +4 3 36 2
Confusion: 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
Confusion: Foul Fighting 9 Powers up the user’s moves against targets that are flinching, confused, or trapped. 9 108 2
Confusion: Aggravation 4 Raises the chance of inflicting the flinching, confused, or trapped condition with the additional effects of moves. 10 120 3
X Sp. Atk: MP Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of restoring one MP of the user's move when that move is successful. 7 84 1
X Sp. Atk: Ramp Up 1 Raises the user’s Sp. Atk by 1 stat rank when its move is successful. 10 120 3
Growl: Charging Infliction 2 Charges the user’s move gauge by 2 when its Pokémon uses a status move. 10 120 3
Read It and Weep!: MP Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of restoring one MP of the user's move when that move is successful. 7 84 1
Unflappable Prevents the user from flinching. 5 60 1
Dauntless Sp. Atk cannot be lowered. 5 60 1
Haste Speed cannot be lowered. 5 60 1
Wide Awake Prevents the user from falling asleep. 5 60 1
Burst In Applies the Critical Hit Next effect to the user when it enters a battle. 7 84 2
Dominating Sync 2 Powers up the user’s sync moves when the target’s Attack is lowered. 8 96 2
Weird Recovery 1 Restores the user’s HP whenever its Pokémon takes an action when the terrain is Psychic Terrain. 8 96 2
Precognition 2 Quickly charges the user’s move gauge when the terrain is Psychic Terrain. 10 120 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
Healthy Superhit Applies the Supereffective ↑ Next effect to the user if its HP is full when it 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
Psychic Epilogue: Power +25 Psychic Epilogue: Power ↑ +25 5 60 2
Psychic Epilogue: Power +25 Psychic Epilogue: Power ↑ +25 5 60 2
Psychic Epilogue: Power +25 Psychic Epilogue: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Psychic Epilogue: Power +25 Psychic Epilogue: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Psychic Epilogue: Power +25 Psychic Epilogue: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Psychic Epilogue: Power +25 Psychic Epilogue: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Availability

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

  • (Debut) Lucian Spotlight Scout (May 13 to 27, 2022)

Lucian and Girafarig can be battled against in:

  • Champion Stadium: Sinnoh Challenge, Hard Lv. 1 (Bug-type weakness)

Lucian has also been shown to pair alongside Slowbro, Gallade, and Bronzong, and can be battled against in:

  • Slowbro
    • Champion Stadium: Sinnoh Challenge, Hard Lv. 1 (Dark-type weakness)
  • Gallade
    • Champion Stadium: Sinnoh Challenge, Hard Lv. 1 (Flying-type weakness)
  • Bronzong
    • Champion Stadium: Sinnoh Challenge, Hard Lv. 1 (Ghost-type weakness)

Sync Pair Stories

  • A Day with Lucian

Quotes

Main article: Lucian/Quotes → Pokémon Masters EX

Gallery

         
VS model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(EX colors)
VS model
(EX colors)
Lucian's sync move mindscape
(Pokémon League, Lucian's room)
       
Trainer emote
Nice!
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote
Thanks!

Trivia

Origin

Lucian's design is based on his appearance in Pokémon Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum and Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. Lucian uses Girafarig during his first battle with the player in Pokémon Diamond, Pearl, Brilliant Diamond, and Shining Pearl. Girafarig's Dex entry comes from Pokémon Ruby and Omega Ruby.

In other languages

Read It and Weep!

Language Title
  Japanese 本はいいものです Hon wa Ii Mono desu
Mandarin Chinese 書是好東西 Shū shì Hǎo Dōngxī
  French Les livres sont fascinants.
  German Bücher sind unschlagbar!
  Italian I libri sono meravigliosi!
  Korean 책은좋은겁니다 Chaeg-eun Jo-eun Geomnida
  Spanish ¡Los libros son maravillosos!

Psychic Epilogue

Language Title
  Japanese エピローグへと導くサイコキネシス Epirōgu eto Michibiku Saikokinesisu
Mandarin Chinese 導向故事結局之 精神強念 Dǎo Xiàng Gùshì Jiéjú zhī Jīngshén Qiángniàn
  French Vers l'épilogue ! Psychique !
  German Psychokinese des letzten Kapitels
  Italian Psichico che conduce all'epilogo
  Korean 에필로그로 인도하는 사이코키네시스 Epillogeuro Indohaneun Saikokinesiseu
  Spanish Psíquico que lleva al Epílogo


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 GloriaPiersLeonMarnieRaihanNessaBeaHopAllisterSoniaBede
NPCs PauloProfessor BellisTristaTriciaTrinniaTina
MeowthRyukiCourtneyTabithaMattShellyMarsJupiterSaturnLookerCilanChiliCressArcherArianaPetrelProtonHughTeam Break