Artwork from Scarlet
|Trainer class||Team Star|
|Games||Scarlet and Violet|
|Specializes in||Fairy types|
|Member of||Team Star|
|Rank||Boss, Ruchbah Squad|
Ortega (Japanese: オルティガ Ortiga) is the boss of Team Star's Fairy crew, the Ruchbah Squad. He specializes in Fairy-type Pokémon. He is the creator of the five different Starmobiles used by Team Star.
In the core series
Although Ortega is short-tempered and prone to snide remarks, he deeply cares about Team Star. He is also a skilled engineer and mechanic, building the five Starmobiles by himself.
Ortega comes from a life of wealth; his family owns a major apparel company in Paldea. Despite this, he was bullied at the academy, so he bonded with the other Team Star bosses, who were also bullied. The former director of the academy, Mr. Harrington, is his piano teacher.
Ortega awards the player with Team Star's Fairy Badge and TM079 (Dazzling Gleam) upon his defeat. Additionally, his defeat allows the player to craft the following TMs using the TM Machine:
Ortega keeps his Pokémon in Luxury Balls.
|Japanese||オルティガ Ortiga||From ortiga (Spanish and Portuguese for nettle)|
|English||Ortega||Similar to his Japanese name and possibly the Ortega family (founder of Spanish multinational clothing company Inditex)|
|German||Otis||Similar to his Japanese name|
|Spanish||Gus||From Urtica angustifolia (East Asian nettle)|
|French||Ortiga||From his Japanese name|
|Italian||Ortiz||Similar to his Japanese name|
|Korean||오르티가 Ortiga||Transcription of his Japanese name|
|Chinese (Mandarin)||奧爾迪加 / 奥尔迪加 Ào'ěrdíjiā||Transcription of his Japanese name|
|Chinese (Cantonese)||奧爾迪加 Ouyíhdihkgā|
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