Moon (game)

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This article is about the character. For the game, see Pokémon Sun and Moon.
Moon
ムーン Moon
Ultra Sun Ultra Moon Protagonist female.png
Official artwork from Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Age 11+
Gender Female
Eye color Black*, Blue*, Brown*
Hair color Black*, Blonde*, Brown*
Hometown Route 1 (Hau'oli Outskirts)
Region Alola (previously Kanto)
Relatives Mom, unnamed father
Trainer class Pokémon Trainer, player character, Champion
Generation VII
Games Sun and Moon, Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Manga counterpart(s) Moon

Moon (Japanese: ムーン Moon) is the female player character in Pokémon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon. Her male counterpart is Sun.

In the games

Moon is a girl who recently moved from the Kanto region to Melemele Island in the Alola region. Early in her adventure, Moon meets the guardian deity of Melemele Island, Tapu Koko, and quickly befriends Lillie, her Cosmog, Nebby, and Hau. After receiving a starter Pokémon and Z-Ring from Melemele's Island Kahuna, Hala, Moon begins her island challenge in earnest.

Artwork

Sun Moon Protagonist female.png Sun Moon Poké Ride artwork.png Sun Moon Poké Finder artwork.png Pokémon Refresh artwork.png
Official artwork from
Sun and Moon
Poké Ride Poké Finder Pokémon Refresh
Hau'oli City artwork.png Moon and Rowlet Artwork.png Ultra Sun Ultra Moon story artwork.png
Hau'oli City Moon and Rowlet concept artwork
for Kotobukiya ArtFx J figurines
Promotional artwork for
Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

Sprites

SM Prerelease player selection.png USUM Prerelease character select.png
Choosing the player's appearance
at the beginning of Sun and Moon
Choosing the player's appearance
at the beginning of Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

Counterparts

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

Main article: Moon (Adventures)

Moon's counterpart in Pokémon Adventures is Moon, who is a pharmacist.

In the Pokémon Horizon manga

In Pokémon Horizon, Moon has a counterpart named Mana.

Trivia

  • Pre-release media for Pokémon Sun and Moon referred to Moon as "Moon" (Japanese: ムーン Moon, Korean: Moon). The name "Selene" (Japanese: ミヅキ Mizuki, Korean: 미월 Miwol, Chinese: 美月 Měiyuè / Méihyuht) was also used in a pre-release video and (in Japanese) on official merchandise.
  • Pre-release media for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon referred to Moon as "Ailey" (Japanese: コウミ Koumi, Korean: 울트라문 Ultra Moon).
  • Unused internal data refers to Moon as (Japanese: ラナ Lana), Hawaiian for afloat.

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese ムーン Moon From Pokémon Moon
English, French, German
Italian, Spanish
Moon From Pokémon Moon
Korean Moon From Pokémon Moon
Chinese Moon From Pokémon Moon


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Side series: WesMichael
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