[[folder: Protagonists]]



* AdaptationDyeJob: His hair is black/dark brown, while Lucas' is a navy blue.
* BadassNormal: Hareta is quite a scrapper on his own. He can call himself a Pokémon and no one will argue.
* BigEater
* BerserkButton: In his case, anyone who's cruel to Pokémon.
* {{Determinator}}: No matter how much you beat him, he'll come back with a grin and a renewed determination to train harder and fight better. And no matter how many threats you make against him, his friends, or any Pokémon, he'll be doubly determined to stop you.
* DisappearedDad
* DoesNotLikeShoes: [[http://www.mangatank.com/manga/pokemon-diamond-and-pearl-adventure/v4/c4/25 Throws away his shoes and socks]] to fight as a "Pokémon" [[http://www.mangatank.com/manga/pokemon-diamond-and-pearl-adventure/v5/c1/33 in his bare feet]]. Overlaps with WildChild.
* FearlessFool
* {{Expy}}: Of Goku in ''Manga/DragonBall''.
* GreenEyes
* IdiotHero
* {{Keet}}
* KidHero
* LikeFatherLikeSon
* MadeOfIron
* MissingMom
* NiceHat
* PintSizedPowerhouse
* RaisedByWolves
* ScarfOfAsskicking


* AlwaysSomeoneBetter: [[spoiler: For Jupiter.]]
* BadassNormal
* CoolBigSis: To Hareta, it seems.
* CurtainsMatchTheWindow: Only in uniform
* DarkAndTroubledPast
* [[spoiler:DrivenToSuicide: She got better.]]
* MiniDressOfPower
* NiceHat
* ScarfOfAsskicking
* TroublingUnchildhoodBehavior
* {{Tsundere}}: In a platonic example, to [[IdiotHero Hareta]].
* {{Tykebomb}}
* [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Green Hair]]
* ZettaiRyouiki


* DoggedNiceGuy: To Mitsumi.
* GenerationXerox: He looks and acts like his father.
* HeroicBSOD: His defeat by Jupiter at Lake Acuity, and revelation of Mitsumi's past, sends him into one.
* HotBlooded
* TheRival
* ScarfOfAssKicking
* StrongFamilyResemblance: With Palmer.
* TookALevelInBadass: He did this after his loss to Jupiter made him decide to get stronger.


[[folder:Team Galactic]]


* AGodAmI
* BigBad: Up 'til Volume 5.
* TheComicallySerious: At times, surprisingly enough.
* [[spoiler:HeelFaceTurn]]
* KnightTemplar
* LargeHam: Through artwork, this is the least emotionally restrained version of Cyrus out there.
* LightIsNotGood: He's named after the sun but is a definite antagonist.
* NietzscheWannabe
* OmnicidalManiac
* VisionaryVillain
* WellIntentionedExtremist: What he believes himself to be. But due to he lengths he goes to and his AGodAmI madness, he's really a KnightTemplar.


* CurtainsMatchTheWindow
* TheDragon
* DudeLooksLikeALady: It's unclear if Viz calling him "she" twice on one page was them ''not knowing'' or not.
* [[spoiler:HeelFaceTurn]]
* ImprobableHairstyle
* TheMole: Betrays Cyrus to serve Charon...except not, as he's secretly working for Cyrus undercover.
* YouGottaHaveBlueHair


* CurtainsMatchTheWindow
* DarkChick
* EvilRedHead: But she mellows out overtime.
* FieryRedHead
* HairTriggerTemper
* [[spoiler:HeelFaceTurn]]
* MiniDressOfPower
* RedEyesTakeWarning
* {{Tsundere}}: Towards Hareta, oddly enough.
* VillainousBSOD: At the Spear Pillar, but she gets over it in time to contribute to stopping Palkia.


* BerserkButton: Initially Mitsumi's very presence is this, but later it's being called an old lady.
* TheBrute
* FashionableAsymmetry
* [[spoiler:HeelFaceTurn]]
* TheRival: To Mitsumi.
* {{Tsundere}}: Towards Mitsumi in the Platinum volumes.
* [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Purple Hair]]

!!B-2 (K2)


* AssKicksYou: He has a "Butt Bump" attack that he used on Hareta once.
* ButtMonkey: An extremely literal example.
* [[spoiler:HeelFaceTurn]]
* PunnyName: His English name is somewhat similar to "booty", while his Japanese name is pronounced similar to "ketsu", which means butt.
* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname
* [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Green Hair]]

* AdaptationalVillainy: He's even worse than he was in the games.
* BigBad: Of the last three volumes.
* EvilGenius
* EvilOldFolks
* ItsAllAboutMe
* {{Jerkass}}
* MadScientist
* OnlyInItForTheMoney
* ShorterMeansSmarter
* TheStarscream
* TheUnfought: Averted in this canon.


[[folder: Gym Leaders, Elite Four, and Battle Frontier]]


* BadassAdorable
* BishieSparkle
* DishingOutDirt
* [[{{Meganekko}} Megane-kun]]
* [[NiceHat Nice Helmet]]
* WhiteGloves


* BareYourMidriff
* GreenThumb
* TrapMaster


* CuteBruiser
* DoesNotLikeShoes
* GeniusBruiser: Heavily implied to be this, or at least a rough equivalent.
* LittleMissBadass

!!Crasher Wake

* CoolMask
* MakingASplash
* MaskPower
* ShirtlessScene


* BerserkButton: Does not like to be called grandma.
* GenkiGirl
* {{Odango}}
* PimpedOutDress
* SoulPower


* BadassBeard
* BadassCape
* BigEater
* ExtraOreDinary
* HotBlooded
* LargeHam
* PermaStubble
* RatedMForManly
* SleevesAreForWimps


* BowtiesAreCool
* ExposedToTheElements: Though, unlike most canons, she is actually seen being affected by the cold briefly.
* FreezeSneeze
* GirlishPigtails
* AnIcePerson
* OlympusMons: She's got Regice, Regirock, and Registeel.
* TheStoic: In a shocking contrast to her game counterpart, which was a GenkiGirl.


* DemotedToExtra
* ShockAndAwe
* TheUnfought: Logically he had to have been fought at some point, but it's both unseen and unmentioned.


* DanceBattler
* FieryRedhead
* FunnyAfro
* HotBlooded
* PlayingWithFire


* ActionGirl
* BadassLongcoat
* CoolBigSis
* CombatStilettos
* HairDecorations
* PeekABangs
* RapunzelHair

!!Tower Tycoon Palmer

* BadassLongcoat
* DirtyOldMan: He attempts to hit on Mitsumi until Jun stops him.
* GenerationXerox: Jun looks a lot like him.





* DarkAndTroubledPast
* {{Expy}}: Of [[VideoGame/PokemonGoldAndSilver Silver]].
* GreenEyes
* JerkAss: Starts out as one, but is closer to a JerkWithAHeartOfGold by the end.
* TsurimeEyes
* WhiteGloves


* BigEater
* DaddyHadAGoodReasonForAbandoningYou: The first time, not so much. The second time [[spoiler: when Hareta and Kaisei meet, he is being chased by Interpol agents]].
* GreenEyes
* IdiotHero: May even be worse than his own son.
* LikeFatherLikeSon: Noted under Hareta's entry, yeah, but Cyrus actually lampshades it when he meets Kaisei.
* ShockAndAwe: Any other Pokémon he may have aren't really mentioned, but he does have a Plusle and gives Hareta an egg that hatches into a Minun.