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* FamilyBusiness: The police force in Kanto is entirely made up of the Jennies, all of whom are somehow related to Rose. The Jennies frequently state that they have to work harder, which confuses Rose since, to her, it makes no sense that Jennys should be obligated to work harder when they're he ones who make up the majority of the police force and that clash of logic is part of the reason she wants no part of it.

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* FakeTexting: In order to find out whether her cousin Amelia [[spoiler:is a crooked cop]], Rose pickpockets Amelia's phone-slash-Pokedex to go through its contacts and messages. In a moment of RefugeInAudacity, she plays up her BrattyTeenageDaughter reputation within the family to pull out the phone right in front of Amelia herself and search it while looking like she's busying herself with it while an otherwise important conversation is going on.
* FamilyBusiness: The police force in Kanto is entirely primarily made up of the Jennies, all of whom are somehow related to Rose. The Jennies Jennys frequently state that they have to work harder, harder to compete with the non-Jennys, which confuses Rose since, to her, it makes no sense that Jennys should be obligated to work harder when they're he ones who make up the majority of the police force and that clash of logic is part of the reason she wants no part of it.


** For online videos, one can go to Rotomtube (Website/YouTube), Pidge.tv (Twitch.tv), or maybe just "Spinflix and Chill" (Website/{{Netflix}}). There's also the Pokemon equivalent to Apple's services, Leppa.

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** For online videos, one can go to Rotomtube (Website/YouTube), Pidge.tv (Twitch.tv), or maybe just "Spinflix and Chill" (Website/{{Netflix}}).(Creator/{{Netflix}}). There's also the Pokemon equivalent to Apple's services, Leppa.


* BlackAndGreyMorality: Not for the whole show, but with regards to the Rockets. [[spoiler: The black-suit Rockets are pretty bad, especially considering their leadership has brainwashed most of them into following them. The white-suit Rockets are still criminals, but they have morals as well and are significantly nicer than the others. Rose even calls the two "Rockets" and "''Bad'' Rockets".
* BlandNameProduct: Many real-world products and media have equivalents in the Pokémon world, including Oran berries for oranges, and Mesprit instead of Sprite. An arts and crafts selling website is named Floettesy, and when a Pokemon-themed name for ''Series/IronChef'' is needed, the cast comes up with "Steel-Type Chef"

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* BlackAndGreyMorality: Not for the whole show, but with regards to the Rockets. [[spoiler: The black-suit Rockets are pretty bad, especially considering their leadership has brainwashed [[spoiler:brainwashed most of them into following them.them]]. The white-suit Rockets are still criminals, but they have morals as well and are significantly nicer than the others. Rose even calls the two "Rockets" and "''Bad'' Rockets".
Rockets", and acknowledges that, in the case of the White rockets, you can at least see the line of reasoning of "steal Pokemon > Get money".
* BlandNameProduct: BlandNameProduct:
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Many real-world products and media have equivalents in the Pokémon world, including Oran berries for oranges, and Mesprit instead of Sprite. An arts and crafts selling website is named Floettesy, and when a Pokemon-themed name for ''Series/IronChef'' is needed, the cast comes up with "Steel-Type Chef"Chef"
** For online videos, one can go to Rotomtube (Website/YouTube), Pidge.tv (Twitch.tv), or maybe just "Spinflix and Chill" (Website/{{Netflix}}). There's also the Pokemon equivalent to Apple's services, Leppa.

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* BadassBoast:
** Episode 60 provides two:
*** Before Rose and Acantha's battle, their mother Ambrosia tries to talk Acantha out of it, asking her if she ''really'' wants to go through with this. When Acantha demands to know why she wouldn't, Ambrosia responds with "because she will wipe the floor with you."
*** After Rose wipes the floor with Acantha and Acantha has left, Ambrosia and Rose's grandmother, Odessa, warn her that Acantha will not take this humiliation lying down, and is certain to use any connections she can to make Rose's life miserable any way she can. Rose responds that Acantha or anyone she sics on her is going to have to actually deal with ''her'', as well as and her friends.


* BlandNameProduct: Many real-world products and media have equivalents in the Pokémon world, including Oran berries for oranges, and Mesprit instead of Sprite.

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* BlandNameProduct: Many real-world products and media have equivalents in the Pokémon world, including Oran berries for oranges, and Mesprit instead of Sprite. An arts and crafts selling website is named Floettesy, and when a Pokemon-themed name for ''Series/IronChef'' is needed, the cast comes up with "Steel-Type Chef"



* CainAndAbel: Rose's relationship with her eldest sister Acantha eventually devolves into at the end of Act Two, with Acantha as the Cain to Rose's Abel. They were always on the outs with one another, as Acantha is the oldest and most serious minded of Rose's sisters, while Rose herself is the BlackSheep baby of the family who considers Acantha the "mean sister". When Rose pushes Acantha a step too far after [[spoiler:confronting Acantha about her possibly being a Rocket]], Acantha calls their mother and informs her that Rose [[spoiler:stole Bango after he washed out of the Academy]]. It comes to a head when Acantha challenges Rose to a one-on-one battle using their Growlithes, with the stakes being whether Rose is arrested or pardoned for her actions. After Rose wins handily, Rose is warned by her mother and grandmother that Acantha will not take what happened lying down, and will almost certainly use any connections she has to make Rose's life miserable.



* ColourfulThemeNaming: Cobalt and Rose, of course. Cobalts parents as well--Chartreuse and Cyan are shades of blue as well.

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* ColourfulThemeNaming: Cobalt and Rose, of course. Cobalts Cobalt's parents as well--Chartreuse and Cyan are shades of blue as well.


** Upon meeting Rawley the Pokemon Ranger: "Would you say that he's a Ranger[[Series/PowerRangers ...with Power]]?"

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** Upon meeting Rawley the Pokemon Ranger: "Would you say that he's a Ranger[[Series/PowerRangers ...Ranger[[Franchise/PowerRangers ...with Power]]?"


* BeneathNotice: In spite of Rose's playing a central role in foiling Team Rocket multiple times, most of the other members of the Jenny family regard her as either a BrattyTeenageDaughter or a BlackSheep. Trajan suggests taking advantage of this when trying to [[spoiler:convince Amelia Jenny to let Rose in on confidential information and letting her lead the investigation into the compromised and/or brainwashed Jennys]]. He notes that between her family's feelings about Rose dodging the Academy and her various {{Jerkass}} moments during her broadcast Gym battles, most will assume she has neither the skills nor the temperament to actually be a danger.

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* BeneathNotice: In spite of Rose's playing a central role in foiling Team Rocket multiple times, most of the other members of the Jenny family regard her as either a BrattyTeenageDaughter or a BlackSheep. Trajan suggests taking advantage of this when trying to [[spoiler:convince Amelia Jenny to let Rose in on confidential information and letting her lead the investigation into the compromised and/or brainwashed Jennys]]. He notes that between her Rose's family's feelings about Rose her dodging the Academy and her various {{Jerkass}} moments during her broadcast Gym battles, most will assume she Rose has neither the skills nor the temperament to actually be a danger.

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* CanonWelding: The first episode establishes that the series takes place twenty years after the events of the ''VideoGame/PokemonRedAndBlue'' video games, with Red being a Pallet Town hero and Blue being the first Gym Leader Rose and Cobalt face. However, the end of act one reveals that Team Rocket's new leadership consists of characters from the ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}'' anime, specifically [[spoiler:Jesse and James]]. Further, other characters from the anime, [[spoiler:Butch and Cassidy]], are aligned with ALighterShadeOfBlack faction of Team Rocket. Later, when exploring the old Rocket hideout in the Celadon City Game Center, Cobalt uncovers a document describing the new regime's rise in power, which includes mentions of Ash and his frequent battles with grunts Jesse and James and their talking Meowth. This all amounts to show that, in this version of the ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'' universe, the events of the game ''and'' the events of the anime both occurred.


* FamilyBusiness: The police force in Kanto is entirely made up of the Jennies, all of whom are somehow related to Rose.

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* FamilyBusiness: The police force in Kanto is entirely made up of the Jennies, all of whom are somehow related to Rose. The Jennies frequently state that they have to work harder, which confuses Rose since, to her, it makes no sense that Jennys should be obligated to work harder when they're he ones who make up the majority of the police force and that clash of logic is part of the reason she wants no part of it.



* FlippingTheBird: In episode 11, between losing her Gym Battle with Kent, arguing with Roxy over her assumptions of her and Cobalt's relationship, and a sheer barrage of everyone else's rock-based {{Incredibly Lame Pun}}s, Rose is in a foul mood. So it's no surprise when she eventually flips off the cameras broadcasting Cobalt's battle with Kent out of annoyance. What ''is'' surprising is when Scramble sees the gesture, looks at the little flippers Togepi have instead of hands, and cheerfully tries to imitate it. Kent remarks that, while he not condone that act, [[ActuallyPrettyFunny it was pretty adorable]].

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* FlippingTheBird: In episode 11, between losing her Gym Battle with Kent, arguing with Roxy over her assumptions of her and Cobalt's relationship, and a sheer barrage of everyone else's rock-based {{Incredibly Lame Pun}}s, HurricaneOfPuns, Rose is in a foul mood. So it's no surprise when she eventually flips off the cameras broadcasting Cobalt's battle with Kent out of annoyance. What ''is'' surprising is when Scramble sees the gesture, looks at the little flippers Togepi have instead of hands, and cheerfully tries to imitate it. Kent remarks that, while he not condone that act, [[ActuallyPrettyFunny it was pretty adorable]].


* ClingyMacGuffin: The one-feathered Taillow, that Cobalt tried to capture in the first or second episode, has been following him, and makes an appearance outside of Professor Skye's lab.

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* BeneathNotice: In spite of Rose's playing a central role in foiling Team Rocket multiple times, most of the other members of the Jenny family regard her as either a BrattyTeenageDaughter or a BlackSheep. Trajan suggests taking advantage of this when trying to [[spoiler:convince Amelia Jenny to let Rose in on confidential information and letting her lead the investigation into the compromised and/or brainwashed Jennys]]. He notes that between her family's feelings about Rose dodging the Academy and her various {{Jerkass}} moments during her broadcast Gym battles, most will assume she has neither the skills nor the temperament to actually be a danger.


* AudienceParticipation: All of ''Hey! Jake and Josh's'' shows have this to one degree or another. ''United'' is the best known for it as the Gym Leaders except Blue are all voiced by Patreon sponsors and, in the case of Trajan, even become recurring characters. One of the reasons later episodes introduce the Underground Trials is to allow for more audience participation beyond just the limited number of Gym Leaders.



** Also, Rose didn't steal her cousin Amy's phone when they met at the Sunflora Cafe, she just picked it up after the latter dropped it. And Rose returned it later, and it's not her fault it recognized her face as Amy's and also that she read all of Amy's texts.

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** Also, Rose didn't steal her cousin Amy's Amethyst's phone when they met at the Sunflora Cafe, she just picked it up after the latter dropped it. And Rose returned it later, and it's not her fault it recognized her face as Amy's Amethyst's and also that she read all of Amy's Amethyst's texts.


* OhMyGods: Since there is (presumably) no God in Pokémon, the characters say "Oh my Arceus" instead.



* UnusualEuphemism: Since there is (presumably) no God in Pokémon, the characters say "Oh my Arceus" instead.


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* CallingYourAttacks

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* NeverMessWithGranny: The Rosey Ladies team that Cobalt, Rose, and Cira go against in the Saffron Colosseum.
* NeverSayDie: Both played straight and averted. [[spoiler:Rose and Cobalt are fully aware that Baritone's mother and its Clefairy protector are dead. They conceal this fact from Victor and Baritone.]]

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* %%* NeverMessWithGranny: The Rosey Ladies team that Cobalt, Rose, and Cira go against in the Saffron Colosseum.
* NeverSayDie: NeverSayDie:
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Both played straight and averted. [[spoiler:Rose Rose and Cobalt are fully aware that Baritone's [[spoiler:Baritone's mother and its Clefairy protector are dead. dead]]. They conceal this fact from Victor and Baritone.]]Baritone.
** Played for laughs when the group returns to Lavender Town and meets Tsubaki at the Radio Tower. Rose has Pepper out and keeps covering his ears and getting upset when people say the word "die" around the undead Charmeleon.



* ScoobyDoobyDoors: Aegeon, Cobalt, Victor, and the Deli-Gorgon get stuck in this sequence during the 2017 Candlenights Special.

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* %%* ScoobyDoobyDoors: Aegeon, Cobalt, Victor, and the Deli-Gorgon get stuck in this sequence during the 2017 Candlenights Special.



* SheIsNotMyGirlfriend: Rose and Cobalt are ''very'' insistent on this. Nobody really believes them.
** It gets shaken up in episode 51 when Amelia Jenny knows that Cobalt isn't Rose's boyfriend...[[spoiler: so assumes victor must be]].

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* SheIsNotMyGirlfriend: SheIsNotMyGirlfriend:
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Rose and Cobalt are ''very'' insistent on this.this. Rose especially, since Cobalt sometimes is slow to get the hint. Nobody really believes them.
** It gets shaken up in episode 51 when Amelia Jenny knows that Cobalt isn't Rose's boyfriend...[[spoiler: so assumes victor Victor must be]].be. Cobalt is shown finding this hilarious.



* VitriolicBestBuds: Arguably, Rose, Cobalt, Victor, and Cira.
* WaxingLyrical: Alan has a habit of slipping song lyrics into his narration.

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* %%* VitriolicBestBuds: Arguably, Rose, Cobalt, Victor, and Cira.
* %%* WaxingLyrical: Alan has a habit of slipping song lyrics into his narration.


* CanonDiscontinuity: Although it's set up in a manner similar to the anime, PWTU disregards all of the anime and the video games' plot, except for the first generation..

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