Area Leader (Trainer class)

From Bulbapedia, the community-driven Pokémon encyclopedia.
Revision as of 22:37, 11 March 2023 by Amiosi (talk | contribs) (Undo revision 3681414 by Amiosi (talk) HUH?)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to navigationJump to search
Area Leader
エリアリーダー Area Leader
Colo Vander.png
Area Leader Vander as seen in Pokémon Colosseum
Other names
Introduced in Generation III
Appears in Pokémon Colosseum, XD
Gender Both
Counterpart {{{counterpart}}}
Notable members Vander
Anime debut [[]]
TCG debut [[(TCG)|]]
TCG card {{{card}}}
Manga debut {{{manga}}}

An Area Leader (Japanese: エリアリーダー Area Leader) is a type of Pokémon Trainer that debuted in the Generation III games, appearing in Pokémon Colosseum and Pokémon XD. Each Area Leader rules over 10 sections of Mt. Battle and many specialize in a single Pokémon type. In this way, they are much like the closest thing Orre has to Gym Leaders. After defeating an Area Leader, the player receives Poké Coupons as a reward instead of a Badge. The tenth one faced is known as a Mt BtlMaster, the Area Leader of all of Mt. Battle.

Each Area (with the exception of the first and last) has four leaders in total. Three in Colosseum, depending on if Battle Mode or Story Mode is selected, and one in XD. The listing is as follows:
Area 1: Vander, Vannos, Elion
Area 2: Arth, Erben, Altor, Eldof
Area 3: Renson, Leven, Kucher, Taria
Area 4: Trinch, Slewis, Vernice, Boyden
Area 5: Zentin, Cryal, Konaik, Calus
Area 6: Loko, Glydin, Atrice, Hampy
Area 7: Athey, Vario, Langot, Nocom
Area 8: Shobon, Dessa, Mortac, Naday
Area 9: Norus, Axley, Neblek, Ragen
Area 10: SomekColo/BattlusXD, Infin, Inity


Colo Vander.png Colo Arth.png Colo Supertrainer f 1.png Colo Trinch.png Colo Supertrainer m 2.png Colo Chaser f 1.png Colo Athey.png Colo Supertrainer f 2.png Colo Supertrainer m 1.png
Vander's VS sprite
from Colosseum
Arth's VS sprite
from Colosseum
Renson and Shobon's
VS sprite
from Colosseum
Trinch, Kucher, Slewis,
Vario, and Mortac's VS
sprite from Colosseum
Zentin and Norus'
VS sprite
from Colosseum
Loko, Elion, Leven,
Glydin, and Atrice's VS
sprite from Colosseum
Athey's VS sprite
from Colosseum
Vannos, Vernice, Langot,
and Dessa's VS
sprite from Colosseum
Erben, Altor, Cryal,
Konaik, Axley, and
Neblek's VS sprite
from Colosseum

Trainer List

Pokémon Colosseum

Story Mode

Battle Mode singles

Battle Mode doubles

Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness


  • In Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness, the Area Leaders for Areas 7 through 9 all use Pokémon that distribute one EV stat only.
    • Nocom, the Area Leader for Area 7, has Pokémon that give out only Special Attack EVs. Furthermore, all of his Pokémon have their Special Attack as their highest stat.
    • Naday, the Area Leader for Area 8, has Pokémon that give out only Attack EVs. Furthermore, all of her Pokémon have their Attack as their highest stat.
    • Ragen, the Area Leader for Area 9, has Pokémon that give out only Defense EVs.

In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French Chef Secteur
Germany Flag.png German Areal-Leiter (; Colo, )
Areal-Leiterin (XD, )
Italy Flag.png Italian Capo Area
Spain Flag.png Spanish Líder ZonaColo
Líder TramoXD

Orre Trainer classes
Area LeaderBodybuilderChaserCipher AdminCipher PeonCooltrainerFun Old ManHunterMatron*Mt BtlMaster*Myth Trainer
Newscaster*PregymleaderResearcherRiderRogueSim Trainer*Spy*SupertrainerTeam SnagemSnagem HeadWorker
Colosseum only:
AthleteBandana GuyCipherCipher HeadDeep KingGlasses ManGuyLadyLady in Suit
Miror B.PeonRich BoyRoller BoyShady GuySt.PerformerTeacher
XD: Gale of Darkness only:
BeautyCasual DudeCasual GuyCipher CmdrCipher R&DCurmudgeonGrand MasterKaminko Aide
Mystery ManNavigatorRobo GroudonSailorThugWanderer

Project CharacterDex logo.png This Trainer Class article is part of Project CharacterDex, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each character found in the Pokémon games.