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クルト Kuruto
Karl M13.png
Gender Male
Hometown Crown City
Region Sinnoh
Relatives Joe (grandfather)
Anime debut Zoroark: Master of Illusions
English voice actor Wayne Grayson
Japanese voice actor Takashi Tsukamoto

Karl (Japanese: クルト Kuruto) is a character from Zoroark: Master of Illusions. He is a newspaper reporter from Crown City who is interested in learning Kodai's secrets.


Karl's Bronzor
Karl called Bronzor for the first time when the gang was going through a dark tunnel. It was later used to levitate Zorua transformed as Celebi to protect the real Celebi from Kodai.

Bronzor's known moves are Flash, Psychic and Reflect.

Debut Zoroark: Master of Illusions
Voice actors
Japanese Daisuke Sakaguchi


Sugimori Karl anime.png
Ken Sugimori's design of Karl for the anime.

Voice actors

Language Voice actor
Japanese 塚本高史 Takashi Tsukamoto
English Wayne Grayson
Danish Simon Nøiers
European Spanish Jesús Alberto Pinillos


  • According to one Japanese site, he's partially based on Michael Moore, which states that they're both baseball cap-wearing journalists with messy hair.[1]
  • Karl's hat has a stylized Woobat on it, a Pokémon that was not fully revealed until the day after the movie was released.


Language Name Origin
Japanese クルト Kuruto
English, German, Italian, Spanish Karl
French Charles
Korean 크루트 Kroot A corruption of his Japanese name.
Chinese (Taiwan) 庫魯特 Kùlǔtè Transliteration of his Japanese name.



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