Whitney (Masters)

Whitney
アカネ Akane
Spr Masters Whitney.png
Whitney's model
No. 12
English voice actor Sarah Anne Williams[1]
Japanese voice actor Yuko Natsuyoshi[2]
Description A lively, talkative, trend-following Gym Leader who's proud of her cute Pokémon, she cries in disappointment when she loses a battle.

Whitney (Japanese: アカネ Akane) is a Pokémon Trainer in Pokémon Masters EX, based on the character of the same name in the core series. She forms a sync pair with Miltank. This sync pair was first made available since the game release.

Whitney is also available in her Holiday 2022 attire, paired along Winter Form Sawsbuck. This pair could be obtained through a limited seasonal sync pair scout and was first made available on December 16, 2022. This pair can be upgraded to Masters EX star.png 6★ EX since its release.

Miltank

    Type   Normal
Move type   Normal
Role   Tech
Base Potential ★★★★
Miltank Weakness   Fighting
It produces over five gallons of milk a day. The higher the quality of the pastures it lives in, the richer and tastier its milk becomes.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 652 331 122 132 139 300
Lv. 140, Max Potential 732 371 162 172 179 340
Mega Miltank
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential

Availability

Whitney is available in the general sync pair scout, and has been since the game's release. Prior to May 27, 2022, she was the guaranteed sync pair in the player's first sync pair scout.

Moves

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Body Slam Normal
 
Physical 2 53 63 100% An opponent Has a chance (30%) of leaving the target paralyzed.
X Speed None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Raises the user's Speed by two stat ranks.
Stomp Normal
 
Physical 2 53 63 100% An opponent Has a chance (30%) of making the target flinch.
I'm All Kinds of Strong! None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Restores the user's HP by approximately 40% of its maximum HP. Raises the user's Defense by two stat ranks.
Sync moves
Supercute Rolling Tackle Normal
 
Physical 250 300 An opponent Its power increases if the target is paralyzed.

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
Mad Strength 2 Has a chance (30%) of raising the Pokémon's Attack by one stat rank when one of its attacks is successful.
Theme Skills
  Normal Tech Raises allies' Attack and Sp. Atk by 12 when using Normal-type attacks.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 12.
  Johto Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 1.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 1.
  Gym Leader Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 1.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 1.
  Pigtails Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 2.
  Pokéathlete Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Expedition Skills
 Fiery ↑ 1  Soothing ↑ 1 Raises the following discovery levels by 1:
 Fiery Crystal
 Soothing Crystal

Sync grid

The sync grid for Whitney and Miltank is an expanded grid, made available on May 25, 2022.

Name Effect Energy required Sync orb required Move level required
HP +10 HP +10 0 5 1
HP +10 HP +10 2 24 1
HP +10 HP +10 2 24 1
HP +20 HP +20 4 48 2
Attack +5 Attack +5 0 5 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 0 5 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 2 24 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 2 24 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Defense +20 Defense +20 7 84 2
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 0 5 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 1
Sp. Def +20 Sp. Def +20 7 84 2
Speed +5 Speed +5 0 5 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Body Slam: Power +4 Body Slam: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Body Slam: Power +4 Body Slam: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Body Slam: Power +4 Body Slam: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Body Slam: Power +4 Body Slam: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Body Slam: Power +4 Body Slam: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Body Slam: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of charging the user’s move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 1
Body Slam: Hostile Environment 1 Raises the chance of inflicting status conditions with the additional effects of moves. 9 108 3
Stomp: Power +4 Stomp: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Stomp: Power +4 Stomp: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Stomp: Power +4 Stomp: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Stomp: Power +4 Stomp: Power ↑ +4 3 36 1
Stomp: Power +4 Stomp: Power ↑ +4 3 36 2
Stomp: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of charging the user’s move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 1
Stomp: Aggravation 1 Raises the chance of inflicting the flinching, confused, or trapped condition with the additional effects of moves. 9 108 3
X Speed: MP Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of restoring one MP of the user’s move when that move is successful. 7 84 2
X Speed: Critical Eye 1 Raises the user’s critical-hit rate by 1 stat rank when its move is successful. 10 120 3
I'm All Kinds of Strong!: MP Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of restoring one MP of the user’s move when that move is successful. 7 84 3
I'm All Kinds of Strong: Master Healer 1 Increases the amount of HP restored by the user’s healing moves. 10 120 2
Fierce Entry 1 Raises the user’s Attack by 1 stat rank when it enters a battle. 6 72 2
Fire Guard Reduces damage when the user is attacked by Fire-type moves. 6 72 2
Grass Guard Reduces damage when the user is attacked by Grass-type moves. 6 72 2
Ice Guard Reduces damage when the user is attacked by Ice-type moves. 6 72 2
Dirty Fighting 3 Powers up the user’s moves against targets that are affected by a status condition. 7 84 2
Ramming Speed The more the user’s Speed is raised, the more it powers up the user’s moves. 7 84 2
Mad Strength 4 Has a chance (50%) of raising the user’s Attack by one stat rank when one of its attack moves is successful. 10 120 3
Defense Crush 4 Has a chance (50%) of lowering the target’s Defense by one stat rank when an attack move against it is successful. 10 120 3
Interference Sync 5 Powers up the user’s sync move against targets that are flinching, confused, or trapped. 8 96 3
Inertia The more user’s Speed is raised, the more it powers up the user’s sync moves. 10 120 3
Supercute Rolling Tackle: Power +25 Supercute Rolling Tackle: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Supercute Rolling Tackle: Power +25 Supercute Rolling Tackle: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Sawsbuck (Winter Form)

Whitney (Holiday 2022)
アカネ(22シーズン) Akane (2022 Season)
 
Whitney's model (Holiday 2022)
No. 12
English voice actor Sarah Anne Williams
Japanese voice actor Yuko Natsuyoshi
Description Whitney’s working hard to set up a successful party. She makes a pretty sync pair with her fluffy Winter Form Sawsbuck.
    Type   Normal
Move types   Normal /   Grass
Role   Tech
Base Potential ★★★★★☆EX
Sawsbuck Weakness   Fighting
They migrate according to the seasons. People can tell the season by looking at Sawsbuck’s horns.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 654 404 161 224 161 351
Lv. 140, Max Potential 754 444 201 264 201 391
Mega Sawsbuck
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential

Availability

Whitney (Holiday 2022) is exclusive to seasonal scouts. Her offering rate was increased in the following sync pair scout banners:

Banner Dates Notes
Whitney Seasonal Scout December 16, 2022 to January 1, 2023 Debut
Super Spotlight Seasonal Scout December 19, 2023 to January 2, 2024
All banners lasted from 06:00 UTC on the start date to 05:59 UTC on the end date unless noted otherwise.

She was also available in the following sync pair scouts banners:

Banner Dates Notes
5★-Select Seasonal Scout ×11 B August 23 to September 7, 2023 Available using paid gems only
Red Mix Scout November 1, 2023 to May 1, 2024 Available using paid gems only
Blue Mix Scout May 1 to September 1, 2024 Available using paid gems only
All banners lasted from 06:00 UTC on the start date to 05:59 UTC on the end date unless noted otherwise.


Moves

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Headbutt Normal
 
Physical 2 53 63 100% An opponent Has a chance (30%) of making the target flinch.
Move Gauge Boost None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Charges the user’s move gauge by 3.
Horn Leech Grass
 
Physical 3 91 109 100% An opponent The more damage dealt to the target, the more it restores the user’s HP.
Fun Times! None Status 0
(2 uses)
Entire field Applies the Critical-Hit Defense effect to the allied field of play. Applies the Move Gauge Acceleration effect to the allied field of play. Turns the field of play’s terrain into Grassy Terrain if the remaining MP for the user’s Move Gauge Boost is 2 when this move is selected. Turns the field of play’s terrain into Psychic Terrain if the remaining MP for the user’s Move Gauge Boost is 1 when this move is selected. Turns the field of play’s terrain into Electric Terrain if the remaining MP for the user’s Move Gauge Boost is 0 when this move is selected.
Sync moves
Indomitable Happiness Normal Impact Normal
 
Physical 250 300 An opponent This attack’s power increases when a terrain is in effect.
(6★ EX effect: Sync move power will be multiplied by 1.5.)

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
Team Verdant Defense Drain 9 Grants all of the following effects if the user’s attack move against the target is successful when the terrain is Grassy Terrain: Raises the Defense of all allied sync pairs by 1 stat rank. Lowers the Defense of all opposing sync pairs by 1 stat rank.
Team Weird Sp. Def Drain 9 Grants all of the following effects if the user’s attack move against the target is successful when the terrain is Psychic Terrain: Raises the Sp. Def of all allied sync pairs by 1 stat rank. Lowers the Sp. Def of all opposing sync pairs by 1 stat rank.
Team Charged Speed Drain 9 Grants all of the following effects if the user’s attack move against the target is successful when the terrain is Electric Terrain: Raises the Speed of all allied sync pairs by 1 stat rank. Lowers the Speed of all opposing sync pairs by 1 stat rank.
Theme Skills
  Normal Tech Raises allies' Attack and Sp. Atk by 12 when using Normal-type attacks.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 12.
  Johto Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 1.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 1.
  Gym Leader Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 1.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 1.
  Seasonal Outfit Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 2.
  Pokéathlete Tech Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the maximum HP of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Expedition Skills
 Fiery ↑ 1  Soothing ↑ 1 Raises the following discovery levels by 1:
 Fiery Crystal
 Soothing Crystal

Sync grid

Whitney and Sawsbuck's sync grid is an expanded grid, made available since the sync pair was first released.

Name Effect Energy required Sync orb required Move level required
HP +10 HP +10 0 5 1
HP +10 HP +10 2 24 1
HP +10 HP +10 2 24 1
HP +10 HP +10 2 24 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 0 5 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 0 5 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 2 24 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 0 5 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 0 5 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Speed +20 Speed +20 7 84 2
Headbutt: Power +3 Headbutt: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Headbutt: Power +3 Headbutt: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Headbutt: Power +3 Headbutt: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Headbutt: Power +3 Headbutt: Power ↑ +3 3 36 2
Headbutt: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of charging the user’s move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 1
Headbutt: Aggravation 1 Raises the chance of inflicting the flinching, confused, or trapped condition with the additional effects of moves. 10 120 3
Horn Leech: Power +3 Horn Leech: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Horn Leech: Power +3 Horn Leech: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Horn Leech: Power +3 Horn Leech: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Horn Leech: Power +3 Horn Leech: Power ↑ +3 3 36 2
Horn Leech: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of charging the user’s move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 1
Move Gauge Boost: MP Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of restoring one MP of the user’s move when that move is successful. 7 84 1
Move Gauge Boost: Pep Rally 1 Raises the Speed of all allied sync pairs by 1 stat rank when the user’s move is successful. 10 120 2
Turbo Turf 2 Quickly charges the move gauge when the terrain is Grassy Terrain. 7 84 2
Verdant Recovery 1 Restores the user’s HP whenever its Pokémon takes an action when the terrain is Grassy Terrain. 7 84 2
Precognition 2 Quickly charges the user’s move gauge when the terrain is Psychic Terrain. 7 84 2
Weird Recovery 1 Restores the user’s HP whenever its Pokémon takes an action when the terrain is Psychic Terrain. 7 84 2
Turbo Charge 2 Quickly charges the move gauge when the field is Electric Terrain. 7 84 2
Shock Recovery 1 Restores the user’s HP whenever its Pokémon takes an action when the terrain is Electric Terrain. 7 84 2
Flabbergast 4 Has a chance (50%) of leaving the target confused when a move targeting that opponent is successful. 7 84 2
Mad Strength 9 Raises the user’s Attack by one stat rank when one of its attack moves is successful. 10 120 2
Empowering Overgrowth 3 Powers up the user’s moves when the terrain is Grassy Terrain. 7 84 3
Team Charged Slo-mo 9 Lowers the Speed of all opposing sync pairs by 1 stat rank when the user’s attack move is successful while the terrain is Electric Terrain. 7 84 3
Sharp Entry 1 Raises the user’s critical-hit rate by 1 stat rank when it enters a battle. 10 120 3
Mind Boggler 9 Lowers the target’s Sp. Def by one stat rank when the user’s attack move is successful against a flinching, confused, or trapped opponent. 10 120 3
Sync Burst 1 Restores 1 MP for the user the first time its sync move is used each battle. 10 120 3
Terrain Sync-Up 9 Powers up the user’s sync move when a terrain is in effect. 10 120 3
Interference Sync 9 Powers up the user’s sync move against targets that are flinching, confused, or trapped. 10 120 3
Indomitable Happiness Normal Impact: Power +25 Indomitable Happiness Normal Impact: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Indomitable Happiness Normal Impact: Power +25 Indomitable Happiness Normal Impact: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Appearances

Battle appearances

Whitney and Miltank can be battled against in:

Whitney (Holiday 2022) and Sawsbuck can be battled against in:

Story appearances

Whitney appears in her normal outfit in the following story areas:

Whitney appears in her holiday outfit in the following story areas:

Sync pair stories

Whitney and Miltank

  • A Day with Whitney

Whitney (Holiday 2022) and Sawsbuck

  • Sad Ampharos
  • Operation: Light Up!
  • Cutie on a Mission
  • The Party Begins?
  • Guide through the Darkness

Quotes

Main article: Whitney/Quotes → Pokémon Masters EX

Gallery

Whitney

     
Artwork of Whitney and Miltank Whitney and Miltank on
Pokémon Masters EX Dream Team Maker
Whitney's sync move mindscape
(Goldenrod Gym)
         
VS model Trainer emote
Nice!
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote
Thanks!

Whitney (Holiday 2022)

           
6★ model
(Normal colors)
VS model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(EX colors)
VS model
(EX colors)
Whitney's sync move mindscape
(Holiday 2022)
Happy Holidays artwork by MONO-Land
           
Trainer emote
Nice!
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote
Thanks!
       
Medal
1★ Shine a Gentle Light
Medal
2★ Shine a Gentle Light
Medal
3★ Shine a Gentle Light
Medal
Cutie Clang
Shine a Gentle Light artwork
by Sanosuke Sakuma
Season's Greetings artwork
by Touyarokii

Trivia

  • In her sync pair story, Whitney reveals that she first met her Miltank at the Moomoo Farm.
  • All versions of Whitney use special voice-over lines upon entering a team that contains certain Trainers (regardless of their partner Pokémon) and victory with them. Those Trainers include Jasmine.
  • During the Shine a Gentle Light story event, Whitney reveals she received her Sawsbuck from a Trainer from Unova as a Deerling.

Origin

Whitney's design is based on her appearance in Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver. Miltank is Whitney's signature Pokémon in the core series games. Miltank's Dex entry comes from Pokémon Ultra Sun.

Whitney is not seen using a Sawsbuck outside this game. Sawsbuck's Dex entry comes from Pokémon Black.

In other languages

I'm All Kinds of Strong!

Language Title
  Japanese めっちゃつよいで Metcha Tsuyoi de
Mandarin Chinese 超強的喔! Chāo Qiáng de ō!
  French C'est moi la plus balèze !
  German Vorsicht, ich bin sehr stark!
  Italian Sono forte, t'avverto!
  Korean 엄청강하다고 Eomcheong Ganghadago
  Spanish ¡Somos la leche de fuertes!

Supercute Rolling Tackle

Language Title
  Japanese めっちゃプリティに ころがってたいあたり Metcha Puritī ni Korogatte Taiatari
Mandarin Chinese 滾得有夠漂亮之 撞擊 Gǔn dé yǒu gòu Piàoliang zhī Zhuàngjí
  French Attaque grave trop cool ! Charge !
  German Tackle der Schönheit
  Italian Azione rotolante tutto pepe
  Korean 엄청 프리티하게 굴러서 몸통박치기 Eomcheong Peuriti-hage Gulleoseo Momtong Bakchigi
  Spanish Placaje Monísimo


Fun Times!

Language Title
  Japanese 盛りあがってくで! Moriagattekude!
Mandarin Chinese 要嗨翻天囉! Yào Hāi Fāntiān luō!
  French On va trop s'amuser !!!
  German Zeit für Spaß!
  Italian Divertiamoci in allegria!
  Korean 열광해보자! Yeolgwanghaeboja!
  Spanish ¡A repartir diversión!

Indomitable Happiness Normal Impact

Language Title
  Japanese なんぼでも幸せ届けたる ノーマルインパクト Nanbodemo Shiawase Todoketaru Nōmaru Inpakuto
Mandarin Chinese 讓你幸福個夠之 一般衝擊 Ràng Nǐ Xìngfú Gè Gòu zhī Yībān Chōngjí
  French Distribution de joie infinie ! Impact Normal !
  German Normalstoß des endlosen Glücks
  Italian Impatto Normale che dà gioia senza freni
  Korean 얼마든지 행복을 전하는 노말임팩트 Eolmadeunji Haengbog-eul Jeonhaneun Nomal-Impaekteu
  Spanish Impacto Normal de Alegría Contagiosa


References



Characters appearing in Pokémon Masters EX
Pasio ScottieBettieLearRachelSawyerPauloTina
Kanto BrockMistyLt. SurgeErikaBlaineLoreleiBrunoAgathaJanineKogaBlueGiovanniLeafLanceProfessor OakRedSabrinaJessieJamesAshElaineChase
Johto KrisBugsyWhitneyPryceClairWillKarenLyraEthanSilverJasmineMortyFalknerEusineArcherArianaPetrelProton
Hoenn BrendanRoxanneBrawlyFlanneryNormanWinonaTateLizaPhoebeDrakeNolandGlaciaZinniaStevenWallaceWallyLucyLisiaMayMaxieArchieSidneyCourtney
Sinnoh BarryRoarkGardeniaMayleneCrasher WakeCandiceFlintThortonCherylMarleyCynthiaFantinaDawnCyrusVolknerDarachLucasAaronBerthaLucianLookerAdamanIridaPalmerArgentaAkariReiRileyDahliaVolo
Unova RosaClaySkylaBrycenIrisRoxieMarlonShauntalMarshalCherenHilbertHildaElesaCaitlinGrimsleyBurghAlderNateBiancaNGhetsisIngoEmmetHughColressLenoraBrycen-ManBellelba
Kalos GrantKorrinaRamosWulfricSieboldWikstromViolaCalemValerieClemontSerenaLysandreProfessor SycamoreDianthaEvelynNitaHelenaKaliShaunaEmmaOlympiaDrasnaDanaKatherineTierno
Alola HauSophoclesMinaOliviaHapuKahiliNanuAcerolaKukuiPlumeriaGuzmaLusamineGladionLillieMolayneMallowSeleneElioLanaKiaweHalaThe Masked RoyalNaomiAnabelRyuki
Galar GloriaPiersLeonMarnieRaihanNessaBeaHopAllisterSoniaBedeGordieMelonyVictorBall GuyRoseOleanaEvePetey
Paldea NemonaPennyIonoGrushaGeetaJacqRikaPoppy
NPCs Professor BellisTristaTriciaTrinniaMeowthTabithaMattShellyMarsJupiterSaturnCilanChiliCressChuckKiyoShadow TriadTrevorMalvaFabaTeam Break


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