Wikstrom

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Wikstrom
ガンピ Gampi
XY Wikstrom.png
Art from X and Y
Gender Male
Eye color Blue
Hair color Dull brown
Hometown Unknown
Region Kalos
Trainer class Elite Four
Duke*
Generation VI
Games X and Y
Elite Four of Pokémon League (Kalos)
Specializes in Steel types
Anime debut Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction
English voice actor Not heard
Japanese voice actor Not heard

Wikstrom (Japanese: ガンピ Gampi) is a Master Steel-type Trainer and member of the Kalos Elite Four.

In the games

In Pokémon X and Y, Wikstrom appears as an Elite Four Trainer of Kalos. He is quite chivalric, reveling in a fair and honorable Pokémon battle.[1]

Pokémon

Pokémon X and Y

Pokémon League


Battle Chateau


Battle Chateau - Blue Writ of Challenge


Battle Chateau - Writ of Challenge


Battle Chateau - Red Writ of Challenge


Battle Chateau - Black Writ of Challenge


Quotes

Pokémon X and Y

Pokémon League
  • Before battle
"Well met, young challenger! Verily am I the Elite Four's famed blade of hardened Steel, Wikstrom! With my magnificent Pokémon at my side, I will reveal the scope of Trainer achievement! Let us both give our word that our contest shall be fair and honorable. Ready? En garde!"
  • Being defeated
"Glorious! The trust that you share with your honorable Pokémon surpasses even mine!"
  • After being defeated
"What now? What sweet, glorious pain and joy now rock my mighty heart? My will, which even shakes spears, trembles at so fine a battle as this! I am undone! Good sir/lady, you are indeed our equal--and worthy to enter this lofty hall!"
  • General afterword (if chosen first)
"Easy, child. You need not explain. It is no mystery to me why you came to me first. Nature herself has framed man as such a creature that any would choose to face their strongest enemy before all others. Now, to the elevator with you! It burns with a desire to hasten you on your way!"
  • General afterword (if chosen second)
"So you have struck down two of the Elite Four! The road is still long. Do not waver now."
  • General afterword (if chosen third)
"Is your heart prepared for this? One last wall remains before you. You would do well to remember: defeat us, and then you will face the Champion in battle!"
  • General afterword (if chosen last)
"The time has come at last for your greatest challenge. Now show our Champion the same strength you have shown us!"
Battle Chateau
  • Before battle
"Well met, young challenger! Verily am I the famed blade of hardened Steel, Duke Wikstrom! Let the battle begin! En garde!"
  • Being defeated
"Glorious! The trust that you share with your honorable Pokémon surpasses even mine!"
  • After being defeated
(if giving the player an item) "Do accept this token of my regard. Long has this treasure been held by the esteemed knights of my family... Verily has it been our most treasured possession, since I happened to pick it up in a shop a week ago. Or two weeks, mayhap! May it serve you well."
"What manner of disaster be this? My heart, it doth hammer ceaselessly in my breast! At last do I understand that sweet torture, that perfect balance of joy and frustration!"
  • After defeating the player
"What manner of magic is this? My heart, it doth hammer ceaselessly in my breast! Winning against such a worthy opponent doth give my soul wings -- thus do I soar!"

Sprites

VSWikstrom.png XY Wikstrom Icon.png
VS portrait from
X and Y
PSS icon from
X and Y

In the anime

Wikstrom debuted in Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction as part of the World of Pokémon intro. During his cameo, he was seen in a battle with Diantha.

Pokémon

Wikstrom's Mega Scizor
Scizor ↔ Mega Scizor
Wikstrom used his Scizor in a battle against Diantha's Gardevoir, with both Pokémon Mega Evolved.

Scizor's only known move is Shadow Claw*.

Debut Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

Wikstrom in Pokémon Adventures

Wikstrom debuts in the X & Y chapter. He first appears as a fantasy when Diantha informed Korrina about each of the Kalos Elite Four. He later debuts in person alongside Drasna, where he assists X and Y's group in their quest to stop Team Flare. With his Probopass's magnetic abilities, Wikstrom created guides in the road to help X's group travel to Team Flare's hiding place. Later, Wikstrom battles against members of Team Flare at Route 20.

Pokémon

Wikstrom's Probopass
Probopass
Probopass is Wikstrom's only known Pokémon. It was first used to help X and his friends on their way to Team Flare's hiding place. By using its magnetism to pull ore from the ground, Probopass made guides in the road to lead X and his friends on their way.

Probopass's only known move is Magnet Bomb.

Debut X & Y chapter

Trivia

  • Wikstrom is the first Elite Four member to appear in-person in a Pokémon movie.

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese ガンピ Gampi From gampi
English Wikstrom From the genus Wikstroemia
French Thyméo From thym (thyme) and τιμώ timáo (Greek for honor)
German Thymelot From Thymiane (thyme) and Camelot
Italian Timeus From timo (thyme) and Timaeus
Spanish Tileo From tomillo, thyme
Korean 간피 Ganpi Transliteration of his Japanese name


Notes

  1. http://www.pokemonxy.com/en-us/characters/elite_four/
Kalos League
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Elite Four
Malva
VSSiebold.png
Elite Four
Siebold
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Elite Four
Wikstrom
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Elite Four
Drasna
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Champion
Diantha

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