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The Ranse region

(Japanese: ランセ地方 Ranse-chihō) is the name of the region that appears in the game Pokémon + Nobunaga's Ambition. It is said to be similar to feudal Japan. The region is divided into 17 nations, each with its own castle.


Nation Translation Military commander Pokémon
ハジメの国 Hajime Nation Player Eevee
カエンの国 Kaen Nation Toyotomi Hideyoshi Monferno
アオバの国 Aoba Nation Mōri Motonari Servine
イズミの国 Izumi Nation Chōsokabe Motochika Dewott
ダイチの国 Daichi Nation
コブシの国 Kobushi Nation
シデンの国 Shiden Nation
サナギの国 Sanagi Nation

Name origin

Language Name Origin
Japanese ランセ Ranse From 乱世 Ransei, meaning "turbulent times".
Chinese (Mandarin) 亂世 Luànshì From its Japanese name.

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The shape of the Ranse region resembles the Pokémon Arceus, which also plays an important role in the game's storyline.