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If you were looking for the magazine about the Pokémon TCG, see Pokémon Card Fan Club.
If you were looking for the building in Saffron City and Lilycove City, see Pokémon Trainer Fan Club.
If you were looking for the real-world Japanese Pokémon fan club, see Pokémon Daisuki Club.
Artwork by Ken Sugimori for the TCG

The Pokémon Fan Club (Japanese: ポケモン 大好きクラブ Pokémon Lovers Club) is an organization spread throughout the Pokémon world, with at least one Club House in nearly every region. The club is considered a place for people to meet and chat about their favorite Pokémon and to show off their collections to each other. In general, the members are usually more oriented to unevolved, cute Pokémon and Pokémon Contests than Pokémon battles.

In the games

The Chairman of the Pokémon Fan Club has appeared in many of the core series Pokémon games. Gabby and Ty often visit the Club House in Hoenn to do interviews with enthusiastic Trainers.

Trainers of the Poké Fan Trainer class are members of the Pokémon Fan Club. In Platinum, members of the Pokémon Fan Club randomly appear in the Battle Frontier facilities.

In Pokémon Emerald, there is a tutor in the Slateport Fan Club who will teach Swagger to a compatible Pokémon, but only once.

Club Houses

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Reason: Missing images from Generation VI and images of Club Houses; also needs complete layout maps for the inside.

In the anime

Though it was mentioned several times, the Pokémon Fan Club has not made an actual appearance in the anime. However, it is known that Mr. Sukizo is the President. Also, the Pokémon Lover's Club that appeared in Hypno's Naptime might be based on the Pokémon Fan Club.

In All Dressed Up With Somewhere To Go!, Rhonda revealed that the members of the Pokémon Fan Club are responsible for organizing the annual Pokémon Dress-Up Contest.

In the manga

Pokémon Fan Club in Kanto in Pokémon Adventures

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

Pokémon Fan Clubs are found in Kanto, Hoenn and Sinnoh regions. In Kanto and Hoenn the club houses are marked with plaques featuring a Pikachu located in front of the building, while the Sinnoh club house is shown having a heart-shaped plaque in front of the building.

The Kanto branch is introduced in Danger: High Voltorb in the Red, Green & Blue chapter. Red is made an honorary member of the club by the club's chairman after he saw Red's Pokémon. The members are primarily made up of a group of middle-aged Pokéfans that talk about their favorite Pokémon and read the club magazine. They hate to force Pokémon into battles and they prefer unevolved ones, because they're cuter. In the manga, their Pokémon are stolen by Team Rocket, but they're returned to their Trainers in Buzz Off, Electabuzz! when Red defeats Lt. Surge.

The Hoenn branch is introduced in Tripped Up by Torkoal where the Pokémon club's chairman brings Ruby to the club house after making him an honorary member of the club.

The Sinnoh branch is introduced in Perturbed by Pachirisu where Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum are made honorary members of the club and taken to the club house by the chairman.


These Pokémon were shown being owned by the Kanto fan club members. Most of the Pokémon are small and often considered cute.

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Abra → Kadabra → Alakazam

In the Pokémon Zensho manga

Pokémon Fan Club in Pokémon Zensho

The Fan Club appeared in Vermilion City.

In the TCG

Main article: Pokémon Fan Club (Aquapolis 130)
Regular Wild Blaze print of Pokémon Fan Club

Pokémon Fan Club was introduced as a Supporter card in the Pokémon Trading Card Game during the English e-Card Series (the Japanese e-Card Era). First released in the Japanese The Town on No Map expansion, it later debuted in English in the Aquapolis expansion, with both prints featuring an illustration by Ken Sugimori. It was later reprinted in Japanese as one of the PCG-P Promotional cards and in English in POP Series 4, with a new illustration by Ken Sugimori. It was reprinted yet again in the Japanese Wild Blaze expansion, both as a regular card and a Full Art card. The regular print features an illustration based on the Yusuke Ohmura artwork of both genders of the Generation VI Poké Fan Trainer class, while the Full Art print features the debut artwork of Emi Ando.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 小精靈同好會 Síujīnglìhng Tùhnghouwúi *
我愛寵物小精靈俱樂部 Ngóh'oi Chúngmaht-Síujīnglìhng Kēuilohkbouh *
愛好寵物小精靈俱樂部 Oihou Chúngmaht-Síujīnglìhng Kēuilohkbouh *
愛好寵物小精靈迷俱樂部 Oihou Chúngmaht-Síujīnglìhng Màih Kēuilohkbouh *
Mandarin 宝可梦同好会 Pokémon Tónghàohuì *
神奇寶貝同好會 Shénqí-Bǎobèi Tónghàohuì *
我愛神奇寶貝俱樂部 Wǒ'ài Shénqí-Bǎobèi Jùlèbù *
神奇寶貝同好俱樂部 Shénqí-Bǎobèi Tónghào Jùlèbù *
神奇寶貝迷俱樂部 / 神奇宝贝迷俱乐部 Shénqí-Bǎobèi Mí Jùlèbù *
神奇宝贝爱好俱乐部 Shénqí-Bǎobèi Àihào Jùlèbù *
宠物小精灵迷俱乐部 Chǒngwù-Xiǎojīnglíng Mí Jùlèbù *
小精灵爱好者俱乐部 Xiǎojīnglíng Àihàozhě Jùlèbù *
France Flag.png French Fan Club Pokémon
Germany Flag.png German Pokémon Fan Clubs
Italy Flag.png Italian Pokémon Fan Club
South Korea Flag.png Korean 포켓몬애호가클럽 Pokémon Lovers Club
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Fã Clube Pokémon
Russia Flag.png Russian Фан-Клуб Покемонов Fan-Klub Pokémonov
Spain Flag.png Spanish Club de Fans de Pokémon
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Hội những người yêu thích Pokémon