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デント Dent
"Trial triangle"
Artwork from Black and White
Gender Male
Eye color Green
Hair color Green
Hometown Sanyou City
Region Unova
Relatives Pod (brother), Corn (brother)
Trainer class Gym Leader
Generation V
Games Black and White
Leader of Sanyou Gym
Badge Tri Badge
Specializes in Template:Type2s
Anime debut BW005
English voice actor N/A
Japanese voice actor Mamoru Miyano

(Japanese: デント Dent) is one of the three Gym Leaders of Sanyou City's Gym, known officially as the Sanyou Gym. He specializes in Template:Type2 Pokémon and will battle the player if they chose Oshawott as their starter Pokémon. He gives the Tri Badge to Trainers who defeat him.

In the games

Dent appears in Pokémon Black and White as the Gym Leader of Sanyou City's gym, alongside Pod and Corn. This gym is the first to be challenged by the player. Dent battles the player if Oshawott is the chosen starter Pokémon. Trainers who defeat Dent will receive the Tri Badge, along with TM83 (Cheer Up).


Pokémon Black and White

Gym match


File:Spr BW Dent.png File:VSDent.png
Dent's sprite from
Generation V
Dent's VS sprite from
Generation V

In the anime

File:Dent anime.png
Dent in the anime
Main article: Dent (anime)

Dent appears in the anime as one of Ash Ketchum's traveling partners.

In the manga

In the Pocket Monsters BW manga

In the Pocket Monsters BW manga, Dent appears along with his brothers Pod and Corn. They are seen in PMBW03, where Isamu Akai and his Pokémon visit a restaurant owned by the three brothers. Clefairy tries to instigate a fight between the brothers, but fails on many occasions.


This listing is for Dent's Pokémon in the Pocket Monsters BW manga.



  • His Japanese Leader title, shared with Pod and Corn, is トライアル トライアングル.
  • Dent is the first male Grass-type Gym Leader.
  • Dent has no sclera in his eyes, while his brothers do.


Language Name Origin
Japanese デント Dent From dent corn, similar to Pod and Corn's names. May also refer to trident. Also from 田 den, "field".

Gym Leaders of the Unova region
Striaton Gym Trio Badge
Cilan OD.png Chili OD.png Cress OD.png
Cilan Chili Cress
Nacrene Gym Basic Badge
Lenora OD.png
Castelia Gym Insect Badge
Burgh OD.png
Nimbasa Gym Bolt Badge
Elesa OD.png
Driftveil Gym Quake Badge
Clay OD.png
Mistralton Gym Jet Badge
Skyla OD.png
Icirrus Gym Freeze Badge
Brycen OD.png
Opelucid Gym Legend Badge
Drayden OD.png Iris BW OD.png
Drayden Iris
Aspertia Gym Basic Badge
Cheren OD.png
Virbank Gym Toxic Badge
Roxie OD.png
Humilau Gym Wave Badge
Marlon OD.png

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