Royce (Japanese: ロイス Royce) is a character of the day who appeared in Going for a Spinda!. He is a butler to Claire, who lost her lucky Spinda.

Royce (right) and Claire

Royce provided Ash and his friends with a photo of the Spinda before the group agreed to assist in the search effort. He was also the person who suggested the group split up to cover more ground. Royce was able to tell various Spinda apart based on their footprints and knew about the move Dizzy Punch.

Voice actors

Language Voice actor
Japanese 岡和男 Kazuo Oka
English Marc Thompson
Finnish Pasi Ruohonen
European French Daniel Nicodème
Brazilian Portuguese Leonardo Camillo
European Spanish Fernando Hernández


  • His name seems to be based on the Rolls-Royce, a type of luxury car usually associated with rich people.
  • Royce apparently has the notable ability to distinguish different Spinda by their tracks, being able to determine that a certain set of Spinda tracks did not belong to their lucky Spinda.

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