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Yū Shirogane (Japanese:しろがね遊 Shirogane Yū) is the main character of the Pocket Monsters Platinum: Aim to Be Battle King!! manga series. He is a schoolboy who plays the video game Pokémon Platinum Version, aiming to become the Battle King. He debuted in the first chapter of the manga. Yū's rival is Shin.
|| しろがね遊 Yū Shirogane
|| From 白金 shirogane (silver, or platinum when read as hakkin) and 遊 yū (play) or 遊戯 yūgi (game).