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Professor Kodama (Japanese: コダマ博士 Doctor Kodama) is the character of the day in DP149. He is voiced by 柴田秀勝 Hidekatsu Shibata in Japanese.
Kodama had created a machine that made Template:Type2 Pokémon and Template:Type2 Pokémon become inseparable. Two of the Pokémon affected were Ash's Pikachu and Dawn's Piplup. However, his Quagsire and Magnemite seemed to despise each other when the machine was turned on.
He had hired Team Rocket to help him work on the machine. They eventually decided to steal it along with Pikachu and Piplup. Professor Kodama attempted to stop them and managed to turn off the machine. This allowed his Quagsire and Magnemite to help him. It also allowed Pikachu and Piplup to come back to their senses and send Team Rocket blasting off.
Brock explained to Professor Kodama that perhaps the machine had the opposite effect on Magnemite and Quagsire because they were dual-typed Pokémon, with Quagsire's secondary type being Ground and Magnemite's secondary type being Steel.