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Oleana
オリーヴ Olive
Sword Shield Oleana.png
Artwork from Sword and Shield
Gender Female
Hometown Unknown
Region Galar
Trainer class Macro Cosmos's
Generation VIII
Games Sword and Shield
Member of Macro Cosmos
Rank Vice-President, Secretary
Game animation debut Letter
English voice actor Julia McIlvaine
Japanese voice actor Ayumi Nagao
Anime debut Sword and Shield: Slumbering Weald!
English voice actor
Japanese voice actor Atsuko Yuya

Oleana (Japanese: オリーヴ Olive) is Rose's secretary. She also serves as the vice-president of his company, Macro Cosmos. Previously, she was a researcher and invented the Dynamax Band.[1]

Contents

In the games

Oleana is first seen by Rose's side at Motostoke Stadium during the Gym Challenge opening ceremony. She later accompanies him at Hulbury, where she urges the player to earn their Water Badge and join the chairman at a local seafood restaurant. Once the player has won the Badge, Oleana will give the player Rose's League Card and repeat her request. Once the player reaches Hammerlocke, Oleana is seen meeting up with Bede. When Bede later threatens to destroy the ancient mural at Stow-on-Side, Oleana appears with Chairman Rose and revokes Bede's Gym Challenger status.

After the player has cleared the Champion Cup semi-finals, Oleana tasks a League Staff member with keeping the key to Rose Tower away from the player and Hop, wanting to keep Chairman Rose undisturbed during his conversation with Leon. Once the player and Hop reach the top floor of Rose Tower, Oleana challenges the player to a battle in an effort to stop them from reaching Rose.

During the climax of Pokémon Sword and Shield, Oleana requests the player's help in stopping Rose's plan of using Eternatus to bring about the second Darkest Day. During the post-game, she can be found doing voluntary community service at the Galar Mine, giving the player Rose's rare League Card.

After the player has completed The Crown Tundra storyline, Oleana can be found at the Old Cemetery at nighttime, having come to the Crown Tundra to investigate rumors about Rose having been seen there. Upon learning that the person in question was actually Peony and not Rose, she is momentarily angered but quickly calms down before leaving.

Pokémon

Pokémon Sword and Shield

Oleana will Gigantamax her Garbodor at the first opportunity.



Quotes

Main article: Oleana/Quotes

Artwork

Oleana TW.png
Artwork of Oleana
from Pokémon: Twilight Wings

League Cards

League Card Rose rare.png
Oleana in Rose's
rare League Card in
Sword and Shield

In the anime

Oleana in the anime

In the main series

Oleana debuted in Sword and Shield: Slumbering Weald!, where she and Rose visited the Galar Energy Plant, just as a burst of Galar Particles escaped from the reactor core. She pushed for more energy to be injected into the core, eventually prompting Eternatus to awaken. In the meantime, she had one of her subordinates follow Goh and Sonia, who were trying to learn more about the Darkest Day legend.

In Sword and Shield: From Here to Eternatus!, Oleana stopped Goh from reaching Rose, but she lost in the battle that unfolded inside the Hammerlocke Stadium foyer in JN045. She returned to her boss's side, joining him in a helicopter to watch Eternatus transform into its Eternamax form and take on Ash, Goh, and Leon. Following Eternatus's defeat and capture, she went into hiding with Rose.

Character

Oleana is dedicated to her position as Rose's secretary and wholeheartedly supports his ambitions. She is contemptuous and prone to violent outbursts of anger, especially when Rose's integrity is questioned. Later in JN045, when Eternatus transformed into its Eternamax form, Oleana expressed some concerns about Rose's actual motives.

Pokémon

This listing is of Oleana's known Pokémon in the anime:

Oleana's Milotic
Milotic
Milotic was sent out to battle Goh and Raboot. In JN045, it was defeated by Goh's newly evolved Cinderace.

Milotic's known moves are Water Pulse and Aqua Tail.

Debut Sword and Shield: From Here to Eternatus!

Voice actors

Language Voice actor
Japanese 湯屋 敦子 Atsuko Yuya

In Pokémon: Twilight Wings

Young Oleana

In Pokémon: Twilight Wings, Oleana is a major recurring character. She debuted in Letter, where she accompanied Rose during his visit to a children's hospital.

In Training, Bea called Oleana to tell her that she would be training at the Wild Area for a while and thus be away from her Gym. Oleana then told Rose.

In Early-Evening Waves, Oleana was with Rose when he approached Nessa. Later, Nessa visited her, and told her to tell Rose that she would be successful both as a Gym Leader and as a model.

In Assistant, Oleana led Macro Cosmos while Chairman Rose was away for the day, eventually reuniting with him by the evening. Her past as a laboratory assistant was also explored.

In Sky, Oleana informed Chairman Rose that Leon hadn't arrived to the stadium yet. She was later seen with Chairman Rose on the field, waiting for the match to start.

In The Gathering of Stars, Oleana was seen doing volunteer work at Galar Mine.

Character

Like her game counterpart, Oleana is extremely dedicated to her work, almost as if it were an extension of her life. In the past, she was the only one to make progress in studying the Dynamax phenomenon, which earned her the admiration of Rose.

Pokémon

Oleana's Trubbish
Trubbish
Trubbish is Oleana's first known Pokémon. It was seen by her side in a laboratory in a flashback.

None of Trubbish's moves are known.

Debut Assistant
Oleana's Tsareena
Tsareena
Tsareena is Oleana's second known Pokémon. It was seen with her when she started a day of work at Rose Tower.

None of Tsareena's moves are known.

Debut Assistant

Voice actors

Language Voice actor
Japanese 長尾歩 Ayumi Nagao
English Julia McIlvane
Korean 김채하 Kim Chaeha

In the GOTCHA! music video

Oleana briefly appeared in GOTCHA!.

In the manga

In the Pocket Monsters manga

Oleana appeared in JNM13 and JNM14, playing the same role as she does in the anime.

Pokémon

Milotic
Milotic is Oleana's only known Pokémon.

None of Milotic's moves are known.

Debut JNM14
Oleana in Pokémon Adventures

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

Oleana debuted in PASS02, appearing with Rose at Rose Tower as he received a call from Leon about an endorsement he was planning to give.

In PASS08, when Rose tried to arrange a meal with Sōdo before his match with Nessa in Hulbury, she reminds Rose of his tight schedule and drags him off.

In PASS09, after Sōdo won his match, she appears to show him and Sonia the way after Rose's insistent to have lunch with the both of them.

In PASS10, she was seen talking to Bede on a phone call who told him that Rose's no longer in Hulbury due to his work being delayed after an unexpected meal with a Gym Challenger. Bede angrily demands that why he as someone who was endorsed by the Chairman did not get to meet him yet Sōdo being endorsed by the Champion gets to meet him. Oleana states that whatever the Chairman does is up to him and demands him to continue gather Wishing Stars as ordered.

At Stow-on-Side, she and Rose appeared with Macro Cosmos's employees to restrain Bede after he destroyed the monument and disqualified him from the Gym Challenge.

In the TCG

Full Art print of Oleana
Main article: Oleana (Rebel Clash 163)

Oleana was introduced as a Supporter card in the Pokémon Trading Card Game during the English Sword & Shield Series (the Japanese Sword & Shield Era). It was first released in the Japanese Rebellion Crash and the English Rebel Clash expansions, with artwork by Yusuke Ohmura. It was also released as a Full Art card and Secret card in the same Japanese and English expansions, with artwork by kirisAki. It allows the player to move an opponent's Trainer card to the bottom of their deck after the user discards two cards.

Trivia

  • Oleana is the only member of Macro Cosmos that does not specialize in the Steel type.
  • Oleana was designed by Haruko Ichikawa.[citation needed]
  • Oleana is 5'11" (180 cm) tall, including heels.

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese オリーヴ Olive From olive
English, Brazilian Portuguese Oleana From Olea (genus that contains olives)
German, Spanish Olivia Similar to her Japanese name
French Liv From olive
Italian Olive From her Japanese name
Korean 올리브 Olive Transcription of her Japanese name
Chinese (Mandarin) 奧利薇 / 奥利薇 Àolìwéi / Àolìwēi Transcription of her Japanese name
Chinese (Cantonese) 奧利薇 Ouleihmèih Mandarin-based transcription of her Japanese name
Russian Олиана Oliana Transcription of her English name

References


President: Rose
Vice-President: Oleana
Lower members: Macro Cosmos'sLeague Staff
Oleana's subordinate*
Locations: Rose TowerEnergy Plant

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