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ダモス Damos
Gender Male
Hometown Michina Town
Region Sinnoh
Relatives Sheena (descendant)
Anime debut Arceus and the Jewel of Life
English voice actor Dan Green
Japanese voice actor Masahiro Takashima

Damos (Japanese: ダモス Damos) is a character from Arceus and the Jewel of Life. Like his descendant Sheena, he also possesses the ability to transcend time and space to connect with the hearts of Pokémon.


Damos once witnessed Arceus sacrificing its life to save the world from meteors. Arceus sustained heavy damage doing this, and lost possession of its Plates. Damos returned them to Arceus, and as gratitude for saving its life, Arceus granted him the Jewel of Life, made of five of them, to revitalize Michina Town, at that time a wasteland.

Though Arceus made Damos promise to return the Jewel of Life at the time of the next solar eclipse, Marcus was fearful that Michina Town would revert to its lifeless state if this was done, and together the two betrayed Arceus, with Damos under the control of Marcus's Bronzong's Hypnosis.

Ash, Dawn, Brock and Sheena travel back in time with the help of Dialga to prevent Arceus's betrayal. It was revealed Marcus used to be Damos's underling but overthrew the latter and put him in prison. There he finds out from Ash and his friends that he would betray Arceus in the near future and that Marcus is behind everything, making Ash and his friends realize that the legend of his betrayal of Arceus was a lie. Thanks to the help of his friend, the Spiky-eared Pichu, he managed to break free. He saved Sheena from certain doom and managed to convince her that he isn't a betrayer like the legend makes him out to be. Together they stop all of the Pokémon from attacking Arceus by connecting with them. Damos manages to break through Arceus's anger and connect with it thereby calming it down. He then later bids farewell to the "future children" and makes a stone engraving with them on it for them to see when they get back to the future.


This listing is of Damos's known Pokémon:

Damos's Pokémon
Various Pokémon
Damos was shown to own many Pokémon, including two Nidoking and Exploud, three Claydol, Luxray, and Probopass, four Baltoy, Absol, Nidoqueen, and Nosepass, and five Linoone, Electrike, and Manectric. They were first seen locked up until Marcus takes them to where Arceus is to be trapped. They then attack Arceus with Shock Wave.

Their only known move is Shock Wave*.

Debut Arceus and the Jewel of Life


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Spiky-eared Pichu
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Voice actors

Language Voice actor
Japanese 高嶋政宏 Masahiro Takashima
English Dan Green
Dutch Sander de Heer
Finnish Antti Jaakola
Italian Gianluca Iacono
Brazilian Portuguese Nestor Chiesse
Spanish Latin America Leonardo Garcia
Spain Alejandro Garcia

In the manga

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In the Arceus and the Jewel of Life manga

Damos appears in the manga adaptation of the fourteenth movie. He plays the same role in the manga as he did in the film.


On hand
Various Pokémon
Damos was shown to own Baltoy, Luxray, Manectric, two Claydol, and Exploud, all of which were hypnotized by Marcus's Bronzong to attack Arceus.

Their only known move is Shock Wave*.

Debut Arceus and the Jewel of Life
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Ken Sugimori's design of Damos

In other languages

Language Name Origin
German Damos Same as Japanese name.
Korean 다모스 Damos Transliteration of his Japanese name.
Chinese (Taiwan) 達摩斯 Dámósī Transliteration of his Japanese name.

Movie characters
Human protagonists
Sir AaronAliceAudreyBarazBiancaCarlitaCoreyDamosDianaDianeEricFergusNewton Graceland
JuanitaKarlKathrynLisaLizabethLorenzoProfessor LundTory LundMannesMarenMelodyMerayNeesha
RafeRebeccaRowenaSamSheenaSidKidd SummersTonioTowaJack WalkerYuko
Human antagonists
AnnieButlerDamonGalenGooneMolly HaleIron-Masked MarauderGrings KodaiLawrence IIIMarcusMerilyn
OakleyThe PhantomRiotArgus SteelMillis SteelZero
ArceusArticunoCarbinkCelebi (M04)Celebi (M13)CobalionDarkraiDeoxysDialgaDiancieEntei (M03)Entei (M13)Genesect
GiratinaHoopaJirachiKeldeoKyuremLatiasLatiosLucarioLugiaManaphyMew (M01)Mew (M08)
Mewtwo (OS)Mewtwo (BW)MoltresPalkiaPichuPikachutwoRaikouRayquazaRegiceRegirockRegisteelReshiram
ShayminSlowkingSuicune (M04)Suicune (M13)TerrakionUnownVictiniVirizionXerneasYveltalZapdosZekromZoroarkZorua
Baron AlbertoBlock BotAliciaAllegraAstridBanksCarolDabuDavidOld Man DomDonukeDundeeEvaDr. FujiGabuGhrisGlacineGodey
Groudon (M06)Spencer HaleHeroes of Truth and IdealsQueen IleneInfiJennyJoeJudyKaiKakoKanataKatoKevin
KikoKing of the People of the ValeKyleLaylaLeekuLuisLuisaMakoMalinManukeMarcus's soldiersMauryMeredithMewtwo's creators
MirandaMisakiMooseMother and daughterOginPegPeople of the WaterPokémon Baccer teamsRavineRaymondQueen RinRossSabu
SchuylerShipShunTakaTammyTannerTappTatsukiTobiasUschiMr. White

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