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Camphrier Town コボクタウン
Koboku Town
"A town where you can taste the ages."
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Map description
This ancient town was once famous for the long-neglected manor home of a noble family.
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Camphrier Town
Route 5
Location
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Location of Camphrier Town in Kalos.

Camphrier Town (Japanese: コボクタウン Koboku Town) is a town located in the central Kalos region.

The northern part of town houses Shabboneau Castle, a large castle surrounded by a moat. Hotel Camphrier is also located in the town and offers a place for visitors to rest. The town is also home to Cassius, who operates the Kalos region's Pokémon Storage System. The citizens of Camphrier Town are known to be generous towards tourists. The town's cobblestone paths and tall, enclosing stone walls lend to its atmosphere of age.

To the east of the town lies Route 5, while to its west lies Route 7.

Places of interest

Shabboneau Castle

Main article: Shabboneau Castle

Name Rater

Kalos's Name Rater can be found inside the Pokémon Center of Camphrier Town.

Hotel Camphrier

On the second floor of Hotel Camphrier, a group of travelers will rotate in and out of the rooms. Any of the travelers not at Hotel Camphrier on one day may be found at the hotels in Ambrette Town, Cyllage City, Geosenge Town, Coumarine City, and Couriway Town.

Six travelers will rotate among the first room on a six day cycle: a Hiker, a Waiter, a Madame, a Maid, a male Tourist, and a Backpacker (in that order); as the player talks to these travelers on different days (at any hotel), they will gradually open up to the player. A female Tourist who gives out Ribbons will also occupy the second room every Tuesday.

Mr. Bonding also initially occupies the third room, granting the player the Sp. Atk. Power O-Power when spoken to.

Demographics

Pokémon X and Y

The population of Camphrier Town is 20, making it a medium-sized town.

Poké Mart

Generation VI
Poké Ball Poké Ball
Pokémon Dollar200
Great Ball Great Ball
Pokémon Dollar600
Ultra Ball Ultra Ball3 Badges
Pokémon Dollar1,200
Potion Potion
Pokémon Dollar300
Super Potion Super Potion
Pokémon Dollar700
Hyper Potion Hyper Potion2 Badges
Pokémon Dollar1,200
Max Potion Max Potion4 Badges
Pokémon Dollar2,500
Full Restore Full Restore5 Badges
Pokémon Dollar3,000
Revive Revive2 Badges
Pokémon Dollar1,500
Antidote Antidote
Pokémon Dollar100
Paralyze Heal Paralyze Heal
Pokémon Dollar200
Awakening Awakening
Pokémon Dollar250
Burn Heal Burn Heal
Pokémon Dollar250
Ice Heal Ice Heal
Pokémon Dollar250
Full Heal Full Heal3 Badges
Pokémon Dollar600
Escape Rope Escape Rope
Pokémon Dollar550
Repel Repel
Pokémon Dollar350
Super Repel Super Repel2 Badges
Pokémon Dollar500
Max Repel Max Repel3 Badges
Pokémon Dollar700

Items

Item Location Games
Bag Ultra Ball Sprite.png Ultra Ball From the man pacing around outside of the Pokémon Center  X  Y 
Bag TM Dark VI Sprite.png TM46 (Thief) From a Punk Girl in Cassius's house  X  Y 
Bag Antidote Sprite.png Antidote In the bush northwest of the center fountain (hidden)  X  Y 
Bag Berry Juice Sprite.png Berry Juice From a girl west of the fountain  X  Y 
Bag Sweet Heart Sprite.png Sweet Heart From a Maid in the northwestern-most house (daily; 5 given on 14 February and 14 March)  X  Y 
Bag Cheri Berry Sprite.png Cheri Berry From a man in the northwestern-most house that asks to see a Pokémon of a specific type (daily)  X  Y 
Bag Chesto Berry Sprite.png Chesto Berry From a man in the northwestern-most house that asks to see a Pokémon of a specific type (daily)  X  Y 
Bag Pecha Berry Sprite.png Pecha Berry From a man in the northwestern-most house that asks to see a Pokémon of a specific type (daily)  X  Y 
Bag Rawst Berry Sprite.png Rawst Berry From a man in the northwestern-most house that asks to see a Pokémon of a specific type (daily)  X  Y 
Bag Aspear Berry Sprite.png Aspear Berry From a man in the northwestern-most house that asks to see a Pokémon of a specific type (daily)  X  Y 
Bag X Attack Sprite.png X Attack In the southwestern corner of town, over the ledge  X  Y 
Bag Full Heal Sprite.png Full Heal From the Rising Star in the lobby of Hotel Camphrier  X  Y 
Bag Rage Candy Bar Sprite.png Rage Candy Bar On 2F of Hotel Camphrier if the player is talking to the Waiter for the fourth time  X  Y 
Bag Lava Cookie Sprite.png Lava Cookie On 2F of Hotel Camphrier if the player is talking to the Madame for the fourth time  X  Y 
Bag Strange Souvenir Sprite.png Strange Souvenir On 2F of Hotel Camphrier if the player is talking to the Backpacker for the fourth time  X  Y 
Shock Ribbon.png Shock Ribbon On 2F of Hotel Camphrier, given to the player's lead Pokémon by a Tourist womanTu  X  Y 
Bag Star Piece Sprite.png Star Piece At the end of the wooded path at the south of the town  X  Y 
Bag Ether Sprite.png Ether Directly past the Star Piece in the wooded area to the south of town, in the bush (hidden)  X  Y 

Pokémon

If the player is speaking to the Hiker or Maid on the second floor of Hotel Camphrier for the fourth time, they will offer to trade the player a Magikarp or Eevee (respectively).

  Pokémon     Games     Location     Levels     Rate  
Special Pokémon
129 Magikarp
X Y
130 Trade
Gyarados
5 One
133 Eevee
X Y
000 Trade
Any Pokémon
5 One
A colored background means that the Pokémon can be found in this location in the specified game. A white background with a colored letter means that the Pokémon cannot be found here.

In the anime

Camphrier Town in the anime

Camphrier Town appeared in Awakening the Sleeping Giant!. Every year, a Snorlax visits the town to eat lot of food. Afterwards it falls asleep, and so Lord Shabboneau of Shabboneau Castle plays the Poké Flute to wake the Snorlax. It then returns the year after. The citizens of Camphrier Town celebrate a festival around this event. When Ash and his friends came to visit Camphrier Town, they found the Snorlax causing loud noises, and found out Lord Shabboneau refused to play the flute. As they visited Shabboneau Castle, they discovered Lord Shabboneau had lost the flute to Princess Allie of Parfum Palace. They went to reclaim it and ultimately delivered it back to Lord Shabboneau, who played the flute to awake Snorlax.

Trivia

  • Camphrier's Japanese motto is 枯れた 味わいの 町 "A town with a feeling of deep age".
  • Camphrier is the only town in any generation to have the Name Rater inside the Pokémon Center.
  • The presence of Shabboneau Chateau and Battle Chateau in this area can be related to the Châteaux of the Loire Valley in France.

Name origin

Language Name Origin
Japanese コボクタウン Koboku Town From 枯木 koboku (dry wood) or 古墨 (old inkstick)
English Camphrier Town From camphrier, French for camphor tree
French Fort-Vanitas From Fort and Vanitas
German Vanitéa From Vanité, French for Vanitas
Italian Castel Vanità From castel (castle) and Vanitas
Spanish Pueblo Vánitas From Vanitas
Korean 고목내마을 Gomoknae Maeul From 고목 (枯木) gomok, dry wood
Chinese (Mandarin) 古木鎮 Gǔmù Zhèn From 古木 gǔmù, old wood
Chinese (Cantonese) 古木鎮 Gúmuhk Jan From 古木 gúmuhk, old wood



Kalos
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Settlements
Vaniville TownAquacorde Town‎Santalune CityLumiose CityCamphrier TownCyllage City
Ambrette TownGeosenge TownShalour CityCoumarine CityLaverre CityDendemille TownAnistar City
Couriway TownSnowbelle CityPokémon LeagueKiloude City‎
Routes
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Landmarks
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Team Flare Secret HQTerminus CavePokémon VillageVictory RoadBattle MaisonFriend SafariUnknown Dungeon

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