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(I agree that the page should not be moved. But following his in-game nomenclature, it's redundant to state that the "Radio Director is the head of the Radio Tower".)
m (I'd like to add his first design, by Mato, but I don't think it will fit anywhere in the article.)
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==In the manga==
 
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[[File:Eusine Mary Director Crystal Mom Adventures.png|thumb|230px|right|The Director (leftmost) in Pokémon Adventures]]
 
The Director first appears in ''[[PS105|Smeargle Smudge]]'' inviting {{adv|Gold}} to participate in a radio show at the Goldenrod Radio Tower. He is later seen with [[DJ Mary]] broadcasting events such as Gold's race against [[Whitney]], her visit to [[Mahogany Gym]] and the battles between [[Gym Leader]]s from [[Kanto]] and [[Johto]].
 
The Director first appears in ''[[PS105|Smeargle Smudge]]'' inviting {{adv|Gold}} to participate in a radio show at the Goldenrod Radio Tower. He is later seen with [[DJ Mary]] broadcasting events such as Gold's race against [[Whitney]], her visit to [[Mahogany Gym]] and the battles between [[Gym Leader]]s from [[Kanto]] and [[Johto]].
   
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Revision as of 16:25, 17 January 2013

This article is about the Radio Director. For other directors seen in the anime, see Construction director and Director (AG165).
Director
きょくちょう Director
Radio Director Adventures.png
The Director in Pokémon Adventures
Gender Male
Eye color Black
Hair color Auburn*
Hometown Unknown
Region Johto
Generation II, IV
Games Gold, Silver, Crystal, Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver

The Director (Japanese: きょくちょう Director) is the head of the Radio Tower in Goldenrod City. He appears in Pokémon Gold, Silver, Crystal, HeartGold, and SoulSilver.

In the games

A key part of all Johto-based games is Team Rocket's invasion of the Radio Tower. After defeating many Grunts, the player meets up with who is assumed to be the Director. It turns out that this Director is merely an impostor: Team Rocket Executive Petrel disguised as the Director. Once he has been defeated, Petrel will reveal that the Director is in the Goldenrod Tunnel. After rescuing him, the real Director will give the Card Key, that will give access to the fifth floor, where Team Rocket's Executives are.

Once Team Rocket has been conclusively defeated and disbanded, the Director will express his gratitude by awarding an item. In Pokémon Gold and HeartGold he will give the Rainbow Wing, in Pokémon Silver and SoulSilver he will give the Silver Wing, and in Pokémon Crystal he will give the Clear Bell. The Director supposedly found the item given when the tower previously there was knocked down, and they are all used in summoning a legendary Pokémon, specifically the version mascots Ho-Oh, Lugia, and Suicune respectively.

Items given

Item Location Games
Bag Card Key Sprite.png Card Key At the Goldenrod Tunnel  G  S  C  HG  SS 
Bag Clear Bell Sprite.png Clear Bell After defeating Team Rocket  C 
Bag Rainbow Wing Sprite.png Rainbow Wing After defeating Team Rocket  G  HG 
Bag Silver Wing Sprite.png Silver Wing After defeating Team Rocket  S  SS 

Sprites

Radio Director II OD.png Baoba OD.png
Overworld sprite from
Generation II
Overworld sprite from
Generation IV

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

The Director (leftmost) in Pokémon Adventures

The Director first appears in Smeargle Smudge inviting Gold to participate in a radio show at the Goldenrod Radio Tower. He is later seen with DJ Mary broadcasting events such as Gold's race against Whitney, her visit to Mahogany Gym and the battles between Gym Leaders from Kanto and Johto.

In VS Togepi, while he is broadcasting the Pokéathlon events, Lance's Dragonite suddenly attacks the place and the Director ends up on the Pokémon's head, being saved by Gold. The Director then takes Gold by car to Ecruteak City, where he wants to meet the Kimono Girls.

Pokémon

Radio Director's Dusknoir
Dusknoir
Dusknoir appears with the Director at the Ecruteak Gym, right after it is destroyed by Arceus.
Debut VS Arceus II

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese きょくちょう Director
English Director
French Directeur
German Intendanten Literally means Intendant.
Italian Direttore
Spanish Director



Non-player characters in the core series games
Johto Professor ElmProfessor OakMomEthanLyraSilverMr. PokémonEusineLanceRedKiyoBaobaMagnusEarlKurt
CarrieMaryBuenaRadio DirectorHaircut brothersWebsterMaster of the Dragon Tamer ClanLiWilmaPrimoJetDudeMr. Game
Team RocketGym guideGym LeadersElite FourFrontier BrainsKimono GirlsName RaterFelicityTealaCameron

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