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マサノリ Masanori
Fukushima Masanori.png
Artwork with Krokorok
Gender Male
Relatives Unknown
Kingdom Fontaine*
Specialty Ground, Dark
Default Pokémon Skorupi

Masanori (Japanese: マサノリ) is a Warlord in Pokémon Conquest. He is friends with two other Warlords, Kiyomasa and Mitsunari.

In the games

Masanori and other Warriors with Pokémon
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Warlord information

Rank I

Conquest Masanori I.png Power 88
Wisdom 37
Charisma 63
Total 188
Warrior Skill Impact
Capacity 5
Perfect Links
Krokorok Krokorok
Kiyomasa, Mitsunari, and Masanori watching the sunset at the beach

Rank II

Conquest Masanori II.png Power 97
Wisdom 50
Charisma 73
Total 220
Warrior Skill Sacrifice
Capacity 6
Perfect Links
Krokorok Krokorok Krookodile Krookodile
  • Transforms to Rank II by reaching a 60% link with Krokorok or Krookodile.

Default Pokémon

Not Worth Fighting Over stories Junior Warlord stories* Two Heroes of Ransei*


  • Start of turn:
  • When asleep:
"Get up, I said!"
  • With low health or a status ailment:
"Arrgh, this isn't looking so hot!"
  • When victory is near:
"Looks like they're finished!"
  • Otherwise:
  • Start of battle:
  • When attacking a castle:
"I'm going straight to the top!"
  • When defending a castle:
"No way we're giving up this castle!"
  • During battle:
"Right, <Pokémon's name>! Let's do these guys in! Let's crush 'em into crumbs!"
  • When ordering to attack:
"It's <move's name> time!"
  • When ordering to go to battle:
  • To a kingdom:
"Stand back and behold Masanori! Here's how a true man fights!"
  • To a wild Pokémon location:
"Now we're talking! It's fighting time!"
  • Upon forming a link:
"Hey, guess what! I linked with <Pokémon's name>!"
  • When using an item:
"Use my <item>!"
"I'm gonna blow you away!"
  • After winning a battle:
  • If he attacked a castle:
"Yeahhh! Victory is ours!"
  • If he defended a castle:
"Wow! We're so good, I almost can't believe it!"
  • When defeated:
  • If recruitable:
"Yeah... You sure pack a powerful punch..."
  • If defeated by something other than the enemy:
"This is how it ends? You got to be kiddin' me."
  • Otherwise:
"What?! You gotta be kiddin'! My precious <Pokémon's name>...!"
  • When being recruited:
"Count yourself lucky to have a real man like Masanori at your service!"


A simpleminded soul brimming over with pure macho energy. Often gets into trouble from not thinking things through properly but is also in possession of a determined streak.

In the manga

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

Masanori debuted in The White Scroll: Oichi's Worries.


Sandile → Krokorok
Krokorok is Masanori's only known Pokémon, which was owned since it was a Sandile.
Debut The White Scroll: Oichi's Worries


  • Masanori has the lowest Wisdom of any Warlord.

Historical origin

Masanori is based on the real-life Fukushima Masanori of Japanese history.



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