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'''Contest announcers''' are people who comment on the [[Pokémon Contest]]s and {{pkmn|Super Contest}}s. They also announce the start of the Contests.
 
==In the games==
In {{game2|Ruby|Sapphire|Emerald}}, theythe appearannouncer appears in the [[Contest Hall]]s to announce the start of the rounds. They also announce the winner and present them with their [[Ribbon]].
 
In {{game2|Diamond|Pearl|Platinum}}, the announcer is {{FB|Contest Judge|Dexter}}, who is also a judge.
 
==In the anime==
[[File:Jessadia May Interview.png|thumb|220px|[[Jessie|Jessadia]] interviewing {{an|May}}]]
===In Kanto===the {{pkmn|anime}}, an unnamed announcer appeared in ''[[AG013|All Things Bright and Beautifly!]]'' during the [[Rustboro City]] [[Pokémon Contest]]. He was the one responsible for explaining the proceedings to the audience, introducing the panel of judges, welcoming each [[Pokémon Coordinator]] on stage, and showing the prize [[Ribbon]] at the beginning of the competition.
* [[Lilian Meridian|Lilian]] is the Contest announcer in [[Kanto]].
* [[Jessie|Jessadia]] was once the co-announcer alongside Lilian in the [[Kanto Grand Festival]].
 
===InStarting with ''[[AG035|Win, Lose or Drew!]]'', [[Vivian Meridian|Vivian]] fulfilled the emcee duties for every other Pokémon Contest held in the [[Hoenn===]] [[region]] and the [[Hoenn Grand Festival]] as well. She hosted every competition in a formal and ceremonious way, much like the host of an award ceremony.
* [[Vivian Meridian|Vivian]] is the Contest announcer in [[Hoenn]].
 
===The younger sister of Vivian, [[Lilian Meridian|Lilian]], was introduced in ''[[AG143|The Saffron Con]]'' as the announcer for the [[Kanto]] Pokémon Contests. Unlike her sister, Lilian's style as an announcer was more in line with that of a {{wp|Sports commentator|sportscaster}}. In Sinnoh===addition, she was always trying to get the audience pumped up and create a cheerful atmosphere in the [[Contest Hall]]s. This was noted by {{Ash}} and {{ashfr}}, who commented how the crowd in Kanto Contests differed from the ones in Hoenn.
* [[Marian]] is the announcer in [[Sinnoh]].
*In the [[Jessie|JessadiaSinnoh]] helpedregion, the master of ceremonies is [[Marian]], who made her debut appearance in ''[[DP011|Mounting a Coordinator Assault!]]'' during the [[WallaceJubilife CupCity]] Pokémon Contest. SheBesides interviewedworking theas competingan {{pkmnannouncer, Marian has a [[Television|Coordinator}}sTV fromshow]] theand quartersshe upalso torecords videos for the finalsofficial Pokémon Contest website.
 
[[Jessie]] disguised as the reporter Jessadia was once the co-announcer of the [[Kanto Grand Festival]] alongside Lilian. She also helped Marian during the [[Wallace Cup]], interviewing the competing {{pkmn|Coordinator}}s from the quarters up to the finals.
 
==In the manga==
[[File:Contest Announcer DPA.png|thumb|220px|An announcer in Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure!]]
===In the Pokémon Adventures manga===
The announcer for the [[Pokémon Contest]]s held in the [[Hoenn]] [[region]] has made multiple appearances in the [[Pokémon Adventures]] {{pkmn|manga}}, starting in ''[[PS217|Mind-Boggling with Medicham]]'', in which he hosted the [[Rank (Contest)|Normal Rank]] Pokémon Contests in [[Verdanturf Town]].
 
===In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! manga===
In the [[Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure!]] {{pkmn|manga}}, an unnamed announcer appeared in ''[[DPA06|Beauty Contest: The Pokémon Super Contest!!]]'' during a [[Pokémon Super Contest]] in which [[Hareta]] and {{OBP|Jun|DPA}} were participating. As part of his duties, he welcomed the four contestants on stage and introduced [[Jordan|the]] [[Contest Judge Dexter|three]] [[Keira|judges]]. During the event, he announced the start of each round and commented on the reaction of both the judges and the audience. He was later seen announcing a [[Rank (Contest)|Master Rank]] [[Beautiful (condition)|Beauty Contest]] that had [[Mitsumi]] as one of the participants.
 
==Trivia==
* In the Japanese, theversion threeof the {{pkmn|anime}}, all three announcers share アン ''an'' on their names. In the English [[dub]], theytheir names also shareend with ''an'' in their names.
 
==In other languages==
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|de=Wettbewerbs-Ansager
|es=Presentadora de concursos
|fr=Présentatrice des Concours
|it=Presentatore delle Gare
|pt_br=Anfitriã de Torneio
}}
 
==See also==
* {{cat|Episodes with Contests}}
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