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Contest announcers are people who comment on the Pokémon Contests and Super Contests. They also announce the start of the Contests.
In the anime
- Lilian is the Contest announcer in Kanto.
- Jessie was once the co-announcer alongside Lilian in the Kanto Grand Festival.
- Vivian is the Contest announcer in Hoenn.
- Marian is the announcer in Sinnoh.
- Jessie helped Marian during the Wallace Cup. She interviewed the losing Coordinators from the quarters up to the finals.
In Japanese, the three announcers share アン an on their names. In English, they also share an in their names.
In the games
Generation III games
In Pokémon Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald, they appear in the Contest Halls to announce the start of the rounds. They also announce the winner and present them with their Ribbon.
Generation IV games
The announcer is Dexter, who is also a judge.