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Anthea and Concordia also appeared in [[BW118|the next episode]], where they and N told Ash and company about their past with [[Team Plasma]] and [[Ghetsis]]. When several {{tc|Team Plasma Grunt|Plasma Grunts}} found their way into the refuge, Ash and his friends battled against the Grunts, and managed to subdue them. After this, N joined his foster sisters, and disappeared into the mist. When the mist faded, N, Anthea, and Concordia were gone, and Ash and his friends found themselves on a wide field, where they saw the [[Dragonspiral Tower]], towering a little distance away.
 
Anthea and Concordia also appeared in [[BW118|the next episode]], where they and N told Ash and company about their past with [[Team Plasma]] and [[Ghetsis]]. When several {{tc|Team Plasma Grunt|Plasma Grunts}} found their way into the refuge, Ash and his friends battled against the Grunts, and managed to subdue them. After this, N joined his foster sisters, and disappeared into the mist. When the mist faded, N, Anthea, and Concordia were gone, and Ash and his friends found themselves on a wide field, where they saw the [[Dragonspiral Tower]], towering a little distance away.
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They were briefly seen at the beginning of [[BW119]].
   
 
They are N's allies and have similar abilities for hearing the voices of Pokémon.
 
They are N's allies and have similar abilities for hearing the voices of Pokémon.

Revision as of 09:39, 29 March 2013

Anthea and Concordia
愛の女神と平和の女神 Goddess of Love and Goddess of Peace
Black 2 White 2 Anthea and Concordia.png
Concept art from Black 2 and White 2
Gender Female
Eye color Pink*
Yellow*
Brown*
Hair color Pink*
Blonde*
Hometown N's Castle
Region Unova
Relatives Ghetsis (foster father)
N (foster brother)
Generation V
Games Black and White
Black 2 and White 2
Member of Team Plasma
Rank Goddesses
Anime debut BW117
English voice actor N/A
Japanese voice actor Saki Fujita (Anthea)
Miho Arakawa (Concordia)

Anthea (Japanese: 女神 Goddess of Love, バーベナ Verbena) and Concordia (Japanese: 平和女神 Goddess of Peace, ヘレナ Helena) are members of Team Plasma.

In the games

Anthea and Concordia as seen in the Black and White introduction

Pokémon Black and White

Anthea and Concordia are first seen in the opening sequence of Black and White. The player only encounters them in N's Castle, where Anthea heals the player's Pokémon, while Concordia tells the player more about N's past and Ghetsis.

Pokémon Black 2 and White 2

Anthea and Concordia are seen in the original Team Plasma's safehouse in Driftveil City. They give the player more backstory about themselves and N, revealing that all three of them were orphans that Ghetsis took in. They were then put in charge of caring for N while he was a child.

Appearance

Anthea
Anthea BW OD.png Anthea OD.png
Overworld sprite from
Black and White
Overworld sprite from
Black 2 and White 2
Concordia
Concordia BW OD.png Concordia OD.png
Overworld sprite from
Black and White
Overworld sprite from
Black 2 and White 2

Quotes

Anthea

Pokémon Black and White
"I am Anthea... Trainer. Before you go to confront my lord N, please take a moment to rest..."
"Ah, good. Both you and your Pokémon regained energy... Trainers battle to practice their skills and to grow in experience, but never to hurt their Pokémon. My lord N has realized this, deep down in his heart...but he has spent too much painful time here in this castle to admit it..."
Pokémon Black 2 and White 2
"Team Plasma is an organization created by a man named Ghetsis to help him take over the Unova region. The one he groomed to help him further his nefarious aims was N. N was a strange boy who was called the child of the Pokémon."
"I wonder if N understands now. Trainers battle with Pokémon not to hurt them, but so Trainers and Pokémon can understand one another better! It's the simplest way for them to do this. The more serious the battle, the more the true nature of Pokémon and people becomes apparent!"

Concordia

Pokémon Black and White
"I am Concordia. I give peace and comfort to N. N has been separated from people since he was young. He was brought up with Pokémon... Pokémon that were betrayed, mistreated and hurt by bad people... Ghetsis deliberately brought only those poor Pokémon closer to N. N was touched by their plight, and started pursuing idealsB/the truthW, thinking only of Pokémon. N's heart is pure and innocent. But there is nothing more beautiful and terrifying than innocence."
Pokémon Black 2 and White 2
"N was an orphan. I heard that right after he was born, he upset people with behavior that suggested he could talk to Pokémon. When he was living in the woods with Darmanitan and Zorua, Ghetsis took him in. We are also orphans Ghetsis took in. Our task was to take care of N."
"I don't understand N's pure and innocent feelings. But I will be very happy if he figured out what he wants to do on his own during his travels with the legendary Pokémon."

In the anime

Anthea and Concordia in the anime

Anthea and Concordia debuted at the end of BW117, where they rescued N after he was injured fighting Colress and Team Plasma in a city. With Ash and his friends in tow, they took N to their secret refuge in the woods where they protect injured Pokémon.

Anthea and Concordia also appeared in the next episode, where they and N told Ash and company about their past with Team Plasma and Ghetsis. When several Plasma Grunts found their way into the refuge, Ash and his friends battled against the Grunts, and managed to subdue them. After this, N joined his foster sisters, and disappeared into the mist. When the mist faded, N, Anthea, and Concordia were gone, and Ash and his friends found themselves on a wide field, where they saw the Dragonspiral Tower, towering a little distance away.

They were briefly seen at the beginning of BW119.

They are N's allies and have similar abilities for hearing the voices of Pokémon.

Pokémon

Anthea's
Anthea's Gothitelle
Gothitelle
Gothitelle is Anthea's only known Pokémon. It first appeared by her side when she and Concordia arrived to save N, who was injured. It was also used to carry him with its Psychic powers. Later, it was used to deflect the attacks of a Plasma Grunt's Muk and Magnezone.

Gothitelle's known moves are Psychic and Protect.

Debut BW117
Concordia's
Concordia's Gardevoir
Gardevoir
Gardevoir is Concordia's only known Pokémon. It appeared by her side when she and Concordia arrived to save N, who was injured. Later, it was used to deflect the attacks of a Plasma Grunt's Muk and Magnezone.

Gardevoir's only known move is Protect.

Debut BW117

Voice actors

Anthea

Language Voice actor
Japanese 藤田咲 Saki Fujita

Concordia

Language Voice actor
Japanese 荒川美穂 Miho Arakawa

In the manga

Anthea and Concordia in Pokémon Adventures

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

Anthea and Concordia appear in the Black & White chapter of Pokémon Adventures. They are first seen in a flashback during N's battle against Black, in which they are seen accompanying him while he walks to his coronation.

It is later revealed that Anthea and Concordia were introduced to the Seven Sages three years before, when Ghetsis shows them in N's room, while explains to the other sages his plan to make N the king of Team Plasma. It seems that their task in this plan was to keep N's innocence, bringing him up to be what he is now.

Trivia

Names

Anthea

Language Name Origin
Japanese 愛の女神 Ai no Megami
バーベナ Verbena
Means "Goddess of Love".
From the flower genus Verbena. Symbolizes "tender love" in the language of flowers.[1]
English, French Anthea From Anthea, an epithet of the Greek goddess Hera.
German Muse der Liebe Direct translation of her title.
Italian Antea Variant of Anthea.
Spanish Musa del Amor Direct translation of her title.
Korean 사랑의 여신 Sarang-yi Yeoshin Direct translation of her title.


Concordia

Language Name Origin
Japanese 平和の女神 Heiwa no Megami
ヘレナ Helena
Means "Goddess of Peace".
Refers to a species of olive. Symbolizes "peace and wisdom" in the language of flowers.[1]
English, French, Italian Concordia From Concordia, the Roman goddess of peace.
German Muse des Friedens Direct translation of her title.
Spanish Musa de la Paz Direct translation of her title.
Korean 평화의 여신 Pyeonghwa-yi Yeoshin Direct translation of her title.


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 https://twitter.com/matsumiyan/status/314678782697029632



King: N
Seven Sages: GhetsisGormBroniusRoodZinzolinGialloRyoku
Notable Members: Shadow TriadAnthea and ConcordiaColress
Lower Members: Plasma GruntsTogariAldithSchwarz and WeissBarretWhi-Two
Buildings: N's CastleP2 LaboratoryPlasma Frigate

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