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ギンチヨ Ginchiyo
Pokemon Conquest Ginchiyo.png
Gender Female
Relatives Unknown
Kingdom Violight
Specialty  Electric 
Default Pokémon


Ginchiyo (Japanese: ギンチヨ) is a Warlord in Pokémon Conquest.

In the games

Aya, Ranmaru, Ina, Oichi, Kai, , and Ginchiyo
Spoiler warning: this article may contain major plot or ending details.

Warlord information

Rank I

Conquest Ginchiyo I.png Power 74
Wisdom 68
Charisma 72
Total 214
Warrior Skill Bustle
Capacity 5
Perfect Links
Luxio Luxio

Rank II

Conquest Ginchiyo II.png Power 84
Wisdom 78
Charisma 82
Total 244
Warrior Skill Thunderclap
Capacity 6
Perfect Links
Luxio Luxio Luxray Luxray
  • Transforms to Rank II by reaching a 60% link with Luxio or Luxray while Muneshige is in a non-adjacent kingdom.

Default Pokémon

The Legend of Ransei Unite Ransei stories Collect 100 Pokémon stories Ransei's Greatest Beauty stories Defeat Nobunaga stories Two Heroes of Ransei


  • Start of turn:
  • When asleep:
"Hmm... Sleeping soundly."
  • With low health or a status ailment:
"Don't give in!"
  • When victory is near:
"Victory is close at hand!"
  • Otherwise:
  • Start of battle:
    • When attacking a castle:
"Our pride will not permit defeat!"
  • When defending a castle:
"On my honor, you will be stopped!"
  • During battle:
"I shall win, even if I am the last one standing! That is the very strength on which my clan prides itself!"
  • When ordering to attack:
"<Move's name>! Do it!"
  • When ordering to go to battle:
  • To a kingdom:
"Let us stake our reputation on our victory!"
  • To a wild Pokémon location:
"We shall succeed, whomever our enemies may be."
  • Upon forming a link:
"Come with me, <Pokémon's name>."
  • When using an item:
"Time to use my <item>!"
"Take this!"
  • After winning a battle:
  • If she attacked a castle:
"Defeat is simply inconceivable!"
  • If she defended a castle:
"<kingdom's name> shall never be yours as long as I draw breath!"
  • When defeated:
    • If recruitable:
"I feel we could achieve great things together."
  • If defeated by something other than the enemy:
  • Otherwise:
"Gah... I never thought you'd let them get the better of you, <Pokémon's name>."
  • When being recruited:
"Henceforth my strength lies with you."
"It is my wish to go on a training trip in order to strengthen my bond with <Pokémon's name>. Do I have your permission?"
  • Yes:
"I am grateful to you. I shall return."
  • No:
"I see."
  • When returning from a training trip:
"Here I am. The trip was good for me. It seems that <Pokémon's name> also grew stronger."
"You will not actually be doing battle for the castles. It is merely a kind of game... But this does not mean that defeat will be tolerated! You understand, don't you, Muneshige?"
  • At the end of Blowing in the Wind:
"Well, well. I did not expect such success, I must say."
"Such insolence! I am the only Warlord around here!"
" I will not be taken in by such ridiculous talk!"


Born to a clan famous for producing talented Warriors who fight alongside Electric-type Pokémon. Fiercely proud, she does not forgive easily.

In the manga

In the Pokémon + Nobunaga's Ambition ~ Ranse's Color Picture Scroll ~ manga

Ginchiyo debuted in The Green Scroll: Kenshin's Adventure.


Luxio is Ginchiyo's only known Pokémon.
Debut The Green Scroll: Kenshin's Adventure


  • In Japanese history, Tachibana Ginchiyo's father, Tachibana Dōsetsu, gained the epithet "Thunder God" (雷神 Raijin) after surviving being struck by lightning (described in myth as Dōsetsu having cut in two the thunder god inside the lightning with his sword, Chidori). Ginchiyo's Electric-type specialty and status as Warlord of Ransei's Electric-type kingdom is a reference to this relation.

Historical origin

Ginchiyo is based on the real-life Tachibana Ginchiyo of Japanese history. Muneshige was her husband and Dōsetsu (Tachibana Dōsetsu) was her father. The Tachibana served as retainers to the Ōtomo clan, which included Sōrin (Ōtomo Sōrin). Her father-in-law, Shōun (Takahashi Shōun), was also a retainer of the Ōtomo.

Ransei Warlords
Spr Aurora Kingdom.png Aurora Hero/HeroineOichi
Spr Ignis Kingdom.png Ignis HideyoshiHanbeiKanbei
Spr Greenleaf Kingdom.png Greenleaf Motonari
Spr Fontaine Kingdom.png Fontaine Motochika
Spr Pugilis Kingdom.png Pugilis Yoshihiro
Spr Violight Kingdom.png Violight GinchiyoMuneshige
Spr Chrysalia Kingdom.png Chrysalia Yoshimoto
Spr Terrera Kingdom.png Terrera ShingenYukimuraKunoichi
Spr Illusio Kingdom.png Illusio KenshinKanetsuguAya
Spr Cragspur Kingdom.png Cragspur UjiyasuKai
Spr Viperia Kingdom.png Viperia NeneHanzō
Spr Yaksha Kingdom.png Yaksha Kotarō
Spr Avia Kingdom.png Avia MasamuneMagoichi
Spr Valora Kingdom.png Valora IeyasuTadakatsuIna
Spr Spectra Kingdom.png Spectra Okuni
Spr Nixtorm Kingdom.png Nixtorm MitsuhideGracia
Spr Dragnor Kingdom.png Dragnor NobunagaRanmaru
No Kingdom Keiji

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