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'''Kimberly''' (Japanese: '''キワメ''' ''Kiwame'') is an old woman who lives on [[Boon Island]] in the [[Pokémon Adventures]] {{pkmn|manga}}.
 
'''Kimberly''' (Japanese: '''キワメ''' ''Kiwame'') is an old woman who lives on [[Boon Island]] in the [[Pokémon Adventures]] {{pkmn|manga}}.
   
Kimberly is known as the "guardian of ultimate attacks," and has been known to require {{pkmn|Trainer}}s to go through trials known as the [[Pokémon Jump|Path of Skipping]], [[Dodrio Berry Picking|Path of Catching]], and Path of Battling in order for their Pokémon to learn these techniques. Through these trials, {{adv|Red}}'s [[Saur]] was able to learn {{m|Frenzy Plant}} and [[Blue's Charizard]] was able to learn {{m|Blast Burn}}. Kimberly later taught {{adv|Green}}'s [[Blasty]] {{m|Hydro Cannon}} without having to go through the trials. At some point after the events of the {{chap|FireRed & LeafGreen}}, she took both {{adv|Crystal}} and {{adv|Gold}} under her tutelage to help teach [[Exbo]] to learn how to use Blast Burn after two months of training, and [[Megaree]] to learn how to use Frenzy Plant.
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Kimberly is known as the "guardian of ultimate attacks," and has been known to require {{pkmn|Trainer}}s to go through trials known as the [[Pokémon Jump|Path of Skipping]], [[Dodrio Berry Picking|Path of Catching]], and Path of Battling in order for their Pokémon to learn these techniques. Through these trials, {{adv|Red}}'s [[Saur]] was able to learn {{m|Frenzy Plant}} and [[Blue's Charizard]] was able to learn {{m|Blast Burn}}. Kimberly later taught {{adv|Green}}'s [[Blasty]] {{m|Hydro Cannon}} without having to go through the trials.
   
Kimberly made a cameo appearance in ''[[PS337|Epilogue]]'' on a ship to the Battle Frontier.
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During the battle at [[Trainer Tower]], Kimberly stole a huge amount of items from [[Team Rocket]], including an [[Old Sea Map]] that would have been used to locate [[Faraway Island]], the home of {{p|Mew}}. She contacted [[Mr. Briney]], an old friend of hers, but by sheer coincidence Briney informed her that he had found Faraway Island shortly before she called him, and that Mew was headed towards the [[Kanto]] region.
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After the {{chap|FireRed & LeafGreen}}, in which the five [[Pokédex holder]]s were turned to stone, Kimberly handed {{adv|Professor Oak}} some data that she had taken from Team Rocket which held information on {{p|Jirachi}}, thereby beginning the plan to save the petrified Trainers in the {{chap|Emerald}}. She took both {{adv|Crystal}} and {{adv|Gold}} under her tutelage to help teach [[Exbo]] to learn how to use Blast Burn after two months of training, and [[Megaree]] to learn how to use Frenzy Plant. She also handed {{adv|Gold}} a Faraway Island soil sample Briney had given her, who in turn gave it to {{adv|Emerald}} so he could stop [[Guile Hideout]]'s mind-controlled rental Pokémon army.
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Kimberly made a final cameo appearance in ''[[PS337|Epilogue]]'', on a ship to the Battle Frontier.
   
 
Kimberly is based on the old woman living on [[Cape Brink]] in {{game|FireRed and LeafGreen|s}}, a [[Move Tutor]] known for teaching Frenzy Plant to Venusaur, Blast Burn to Charizard, or Hydro Cannon to Blastoise.
 
Kimberly is based on the old woman living on [[Cape Brink]] in {{game|FireRed and LeafGreen|s}}, a [[Move Tutor]] known for teaching Frenzy Plant to Venusaur, Blast Burn to Charizard, or Hydro Cannon to Blastoise.

Revision as of 07:41, 1 May 2013

Kimberly
キワメ Kiwame
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Kimberly
Gender Female
Birthday February 2
Blood type B
Hometown Boon Island
Region Sevii Islands

Kimberly (Japanese: キワメ Kiwame) is an old woman who lives on Boon Island in the Pokémon Adventures manga.

Kimberly is known as the "guardian of ultimate attacks," and has been known to require Trainers to go through trials known as the Path of Skipping, Path of Catching, and Path of Battling in order for their Pokémon to learn these techniques. Through these trials, Red's Saur was able to learn Frenzy Plant and Blue's Charizard was able to learn Blast Burn. Kimberly later taught Green's Blasty Hydro Cannon without having to go through the trials.

During the battle at Trainer Tower, Kimberly stole a huge amount of items from Team Rocket, including an Old Sea Map that would have been used to locate Faraway Island, the home of Mew. She contacted Mr. Briney, an old friend of hers, but by sheer coincidence Briney informed her that he had found Faraway Island shortly before she called him, and that Mew was headed towards the Kanto region.

After the FireRed & LeafGreen chapter, in which the five Pokédex holders were turned to stone, Kimberly handed Professor Oak some data that she had taken from Team Rocket which held information on Jirachi, thereby beginning the plan to save the petrified Trainers in the Emerald chapter. She took both Crystal and Gold under her tutelage to help teach Exbo to learn how to use Blast Burn after two months of training, and Megaree to learn how to use Frenzy Plant. She also handed Gold a Faraway Island soil sample Briney had given her, who in turn gave it to Emerald so he could stop Guile Hideout's mind-controlled rental Pokémon army.

Kimberly made a final cameo appearance in Epilogue, on a ship to the Battle Frontier.

Kimberly is based on the old woman living on Cape Brink in Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen, a Move Tutor known for teaching Frenzy Plant to Venusaur, Blast Burn to Charizard, or Hydro Cannon to Blastoise.

Pokémon

Kimberly's Typhlosion
Typhlosion
Typhlosion was first seen demonstrating the power of the Blaze Ability.

Typhlosion's only known move is Flamethrower and its Ability is Blaze.

Debut Old Kimberly of Two Island
Kimberly's Meganium
Meganium
Meganium was first seen demonstrating the power of the Overgrow Ability.

Meganium's only known move is SolarBeam and its Ability is Overgrow.

Debut Old Kimberly of Two Island
Kimberly's Dragonite
Dragonite
Dragonite is Kimberly's main mode of transportation, first seen when Red and Blue were battling on the Path of Battling and when Green's Ditty explained what happened to its Trainer.

None of Dragonite's moves are known and its Ability is Inner Focus.

Debut Old Kimberly of Two Island
Kimberly's Feraligatr
Feraligatr
Feraligatr was first seen protecting Green when she was attacked by the residents of One Island.

Feraligatr's only known move is Hydro Pump.

Debut Red, Man of Failure

Trivia

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese キワメ Kiwame From 極める kiwameru, "to master" or "to carry to extremes"
English Kimberly Similar to her Japanese name.
Chinese (Taiwan) 究極 Jiùjí From 究める kiwameru and 極める kiwameru. Means "ultimate".
Chinese (Mainland China) 极梅 Jíméi From 極める kiwameru and méi.



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