ホワイトタウン White Town
Region Johto
Debut The Art of Pokémon
The streets of Whitestone

Whitestone (Japanese: ホワイトタウン White Town) is an anime-exclusive town in Johto, located between Ecruteak City and Olivine City, which appeared in The Art of Pokémon.

Surrounded by mountains and bordering a giant lake, Whitestone is known for its white walls, which are said to resemble marble. However, they are in fact readily painted white to maintain a unique character, a practice maintained by citizens for generations.

Many of its buildings are terrace-style with wooden window shutters. It also has a church, which sits at the top of the hill Whitestone is built on. Whitestone is home to abstract artist Jack Pollockson and his trio of Smeargle.

Pokémon seen in Whitestone

Jack Pollockson's Smeargle (×3)


  • Whitestone shares a similarity in geography and architecture with Sootopolis City.
  • The settlement may draw inspiration from Ostuni, a city renowned for its historic center, whose housing is coated in white lime.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 白色鎮
Mandarin 白色鎮 / 白色镇 Báisè Zhèn
白镇 Bái Zhèn
  Italian Pietrabianca
  Polish Białygłaz
  Spanish Piedra Blanca

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