Oleana

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Oleana
オリーヴ Olive
Sword Shield Oleana.png
Artwork from Sword and Shield by Yusuke Ohmura[1]
Age Unknown
Gender Female
Eye color Green
Hair color Blonde
Hometown Unknown
Region Galar
Trainer class Macro Cosmos's
Generation VIII, IX
Counterpart(s) Oleana (Masters)
Games Sword and Shield, Masters EX
English voice actor Linsay Rousseau (Masters EX)
Japanese voice actor Ayumi Nagao (Masters EX)
Member of Macro Cosmos
Rank Vice-President, Secretary
Anime series Pokémon the Series
Pokémon: Twilight Wings
Debut Sword and Shield, Slumbering Weald! (Series)
Letter (Twilight Wings)
English voice actor Jennifer Losi (Series)
Julia McIlvaine (Twilight Wings)
Japanese voice actor Atsuko Yuya (Series)
Ayumi Nagao (Twilight Wings)
Manga series Pokémon Adventures
Pokémon Journeys: The Series
Debut Crackle!! Practice Battle (Adventures)
Sword and Shield... The Legends Awaken! (Part 1) (Journeys)

Oleana (Japanese: オリーヴ Olive) is Rose's secretary. She also serves as the vice-president of his company, Macro Cosmos. Previously, she was a researcher and invented the Dynamax Band.[2]

In the core series games

Oleana is first seen by Rose's side at Motostoke Stadium during the Gym Challenge opening ceremony. She later accompanies him at Hulbury, where she urges the player to earn their Water Badge and join the chairman at a local seafood restaurant. Once the player has won the Badge, Oleana will give the player Rose's League Card and repeat her request. Once the player reaches Hammerlocke, Oleana is seen meeting up with Bede. When Bede later threatens to destroy the ancient mural at Stow-on-Side, Oleana appears with Chairman Rose and revokes Bede's Gym Challenger status.

After the player has cleared the Champion Cup semi-finals, Oleana tasks a League Staff member with keeping the key to Rose Tower away from the player and Hop, wanting to keep Chairman Rose undisturbed during his conversation with Leon. Once the player and Hop reach the top floor of Rose Tower, Oleana challenges the player to a battle in an effort to stop them from reaching Rose.

During the climax of Pokémon Sword and Shield, Oleana requests the player's help in stopping Rose's plan of using Eternatus to bring about the second Darkest Day. During the post-game, she can be found doing voluntary community service at the Galar Mine, giving the player Rose's rare League Card.

After the player has completed The Crown Tundra storyline, Oleana can be found at the Old Cemetery at nighttime, having come to the Crown Tundra to investigate rumors about Rose having been seen there. Upon learning that the person in question was actually Peony and not Rose, she is momentarily angered but quickly calms down before leaving.

Pokémon

Pokémon Sword and Shield

Oleana will Gigantamax her Garbodor at the first opportunity.



In the spin-off games

Pokémon Masters EX

Main article: Oleana (Masters)

Oleana forms a sync pair with Garbodor in Pokémon Masters EX. Her Garbodor is capable of Gigantamaxing. Oleana became a playable sync pair on July 16, 2023.

Oleana first appeared as an NPC during the Galar chapter of the Villain Arc. She also made notable appearances later in the Villain Arc.

Sync Dex Trainer NDex Pokémon Type Weakness Role Base Potential Availability
#170 VSOleana Masters.png Oleana #0569 MastersIcon0569.png Garbodor Dynamax icon.png
Gigantamax
Poison
PoisonIC Masters.png
Ground
GroundIC Masters.png
Masters Tech.png ★★★★★☆EX Poké Fair Sync Pair Scout

Gallery

Artwork

Oleana TW.png
Artwork of Oleana
from Pokémon: Twilight Wings
Oleana SwSh concept art.jpg
Concept art of Oleana from Sword and Shield

League Cards

League Card Rose rare.png
Oleana in Rose's rare League Card in
Sword and Shield

Quotes

Main article: Oleana/Quotes

In the anime

Main series

Oleana in the anime

Oleana debuted in Sword and Shield, Slumbering Weald!, where she and Rose visited the Galar Energy Plant, just as a burst of Galar particles escaped from the reactor core. She pushed for more energy to be injected into the core, eventually prompting Eternatus to awaken. In the meantime, she had one of her subordinates follow Goh and Sonia, who were trying to learn more about the Darkest Day legend.

In Sword and Shield: "From Here to Eternatus!", Oleana stopped Goh from reaching Rose, but she lost in the battle that unfolded inside the Hammerlocke Stadium foyer in Sword and Shield... The Legends Awaken!. She returned to her boss's side, joining him in a helicopter to watch Eternatus transform into its Eternamax form and take on Ash, Goh, and Leon. Following Eternatus's defeat and capture, she went into hiding with Rose.

Oleana briefly reappeared in Partners in Time!, where she, alongside Rose, witnessed Eternatus restoring and stabilizing the Dynamax energy at Wyndon Stadium during Ash and Leon's battle in the Masters Eight Tournament finals.

Pokémon

This listing is of Oleana's known Pokémon in the anime:

Oleana's Milotic
Milotic
Milotic was sent out to battle Goh and Raboot. In Sword and Shield... The Legends Awaken!, it was defeated by Goh's newly evolved Cinderace.

Milotic's known moves are Water Pulse and Aqua Tail.

Debut Sword and Shield: "From Here to Eternatus!"

Voice actors

Language Voice actor
Japanese 湯屋 敦子 Atsuko Yuya
English Jennifer Losi
Polish Zuzanna Saporznikow
Brazilian Portuguese Isis Koschdoski
Spanish Latin America Cony Madera
Spain Beatriz Berciano


Pokémon: Twilight Wings

Young Oleana

In Pokémon: Twilight Wings, Oleana is a major recurring character. She debuted in Letter, where she accompanied Rose during his visit to a children's hospital.

In Training, Bea called Oleana to tell her that she would be training at the Wild Area for a while and thus be away from her Gym. Oleana then told Rose.

In Early-Evening Waves, Oleana was with Rose when he approached Nessa. Later, Nessa visited her, and told her to tell Rose that she would be successful both as a Gym Leader and as a model.

In Assistant, Oleana led Macro Cosmos while Chairman Rose was away for the day, eventually reuniting with him by the evening. Her past as a laboratory assistant was also explored.

In Sky, Oleana informed Chairman Rose that Leon hadn't arrived to the stadium yet. She was later seen with Chairman Rose on the field, waiting for the match to start.

In The Gathering of Stars, Oleana was seen doing volunteer work at Galar Mine.

Character

Like her game counterpart, Oleana is extremely dedicated to her work, almost as if it were an extension of her life. In the past, she was the only one to make progress in studying the Dynamax phenomenon, which earned her the admiration of Rose.

Pokémon

Oleana's Trubbish
Trubbish
Trubbish is Oleana's first known Pokémon. It was seen by her side in a laboratory in a flashback.

None of Trubbish's moves are known.

Debut Assistant
Oleana's Tsareena
Tsareena
Tsareena is Oleana's second known Pokémon. It was seen with her when she started a day of work at Rose Tower.

None of Tsareena's moves are known.

Debut Assistant

Voice actors

Language Voice actor
Japanese 長尾歩 Ayumi Nagao
English Julia McIlvane
Korean 김채하 Kim Chaeha


GOTCHA!

Oleana briefly appeared in GOTCHA!.

In the manga

Oleana in Pokémon Adventures

Pokémon Adventures

Oleana debuted in Crackle!! Practice Battle. She was first seen at Rose Tower, where Rose received a call from Leon about endorsing Henry Sword and Casey Shield for the Gym Challenge.

In Toasty!! Battle Against Toxapex, Oleana appeared with Rose at Hulbury, where they met Henry and Marvin. Seeing potential in Henry, Rose invited the boy to dinner at the Captain's Table restaurant, only to be dragged away by Oleana, who noted he didn't have free time to spare. Later, she took Henry and Sonia to meet with Rose, whose insistence on having dinner forced her to add it to his schedule. Noting Sonia's investigation of the Dynamax phenomenon, Rose suggested she may find hints about it in Galar's history. He had Oleana make arrangements for Sonia to be allowed access to the vault in Hammerlocke.

In Teary!! The Voice of the Master, Oleana and Rose stopped Bede from destroying the Stow-on-Side mural to obtain Wishing Stars. Rose reprimanded Bede for damaging an important piece of Galar's history and punished him with disqualification from the Gym Challenge.

In Stealth!! Infiltrate the Energy Plant, after an earthquake shook Hammerlocke, Raihan went into the Energy Plant to see if Rose was safe. There, he found Oleana and Rose, who explained the shaking was due to an experiment with Wishing Stars. They hoped to find a new source of electricity to prevent an energy crisis a thousand years away. Raihan agreed to keep what he learned secret and left without issue, though Oleana noted he didn't believe their explanation. They then prepared to feed the Wishing Stars to an Eternatus they held captive.

In Chomp!! It's Dracovish, Oleana was revealed to have sent a group Macro Cosmos's to deal with a Dracovish that suddenly Dynamaxed due to the Energy Plant incident. When they reported their failure, an annoyed Oleana informed Rose of the situation and ordered the team to stand back in Wyndon.

In Rumble!! The Horrific Darkest Day, after discovering Rose was working together with Sordward and Shielbert, the Gym Leaders gathered at Rose Tower to find out if Rose intended on bringing harm to Galar. Oleana faced the Gym Leaders to prevent them from getting inside, but Henry, Casey, Bede, Hop, and Marnie managed to sneak by. Rose wasn't in the building, but appeared on a video screen, where he revealed his plan to release Eternatus and restart the Darkest Day, thus ensuring the safety of Galar's future. Power Spot lights began appearing all over the region, causing Pokémon to start Dynamaxing at random.

In Shock!! Chairman Rose's Plan, after Sordward and Shielbert failed to defeat Eternatus and prevent the Darkest Day from going out of control, Oleana was ordered by Rose to begin plan B. While Rose faced Eternatus with his Gigantamax Copperajah, Oleana asked Henry's group to help assist Rose. They agreed and went to the summit, where they found Rose had already lost. While Oleana and Bede tended to Rose, Leon's group took Eternatus down, only for it to get back up, change into its Eternamax form, and quickly overwhelm everyone. The others were saved by Zacian and Zamazenta, but when the two Pokémon tried using the Rusted Sword and Shield, Eternatus snatched the artifacts and Henry out of the air.

In PASS30, Zacian and Zamazenta struck Eternatus with a double Giga Impact, causing a massive explosion of energy and light. Once the light cleared, Henry, Zacian, Zamazenta, Eternatus had all vanished. Casey and Marvin reviewed footage of the incident and discovered something teleporting Henry away just as Zacian, Zamazenta, and Eternatus clashed. By tracking samples of the poison on Henry's body and the material of the rusted artifacts, they found matching signals on both the Isle of Armor and the Crown Tundra. With no idea where Henry ended up, Oleana sent Casey, Marvin, Bede, Hop, and Marnie to both locations.

In PASS34, she received news that the antidote has been collected and send a Macro Cosmos's employee to collect. Later in PASS35, she checked in on the hospitalized Gym Leaders along with Sonia.

In PASS39, she was seen monitoring the situation with some Macro Cosmos employees after the Darkest Day has restarted. In PASS40, she entrusted the situation of the Darkest Day to the recovered Gym Leaders and Leon to handle.

In PASS41, she called Leon to inform Eternatus is being protected by Gigantamax Sandaconda, Gigantamax Kingler, Gigantamax Orbeetle due to the interference of other nobles who are taking advantage of the chaos to demand the release of Sordward and Shieldbert.

In PASS42, she contacted the nobles to try to persuade them to surrender to no avail due to their arrogance and stubborness. She later informed Casey that Henry started ascending towards Eternatus at the summit on the back of Zacian.

In PASS43, after Eternatus had finally been defeated, Oleana and several Macro Cosmos's arrived to seal it back underneath the Energy Plant. Casey suggested that instead of keeping Eternatus locked up against its will, that they try to uncover a way for it to live in Galar peacefully which she agrees to do so.

Pokémon

On hand
Oleana's Tsareena
Tsareena
Tsareena is Oleana's first known Pokémon. She was first used to attack Raihan after he snuck into the Energy Plant. She was later used to stall the Gym Leaders trying to climb Rose Tower.

None of Tsareena's moves are known.

Debut Stealth!! Infiltrate the Energy Plant
Oleana's Froslass
Froslass
Froslass is Oleana's second known Pokémon. She was first used to attack Raihan after he snuck into the Energy Plant. She was later used to stall the Gym Leaders trying to climb Rose Tower.

None of Froslass's moves are known.

Debut Stealth!! Infiltrate the Energy Plant
Oleana's Salazzle
Salazzle
Salazzle is Oleana's third known Pokémon. She was first used to stall the Gym Leaders trying to climb Rose Tower.

None of Salazzle's moves are known.

Debut Rumble!! The Horrific Darkest Day
Oleana's Milotic
Milotic
Milotic is Oleana's fourth known Pokémon. It was first used to stall the Gym Leaders trying to climb Rose Tower.

None of Milotic's moves are known.

Debut Rumble!! The Horrific Darkest Day
Oleana's Garbodor

Oleana's Gigantamax Garbodor
Garbodor ↔ Gigantamax Garbodor
Garbodor is Oleana's fifth known Pokémon. It was first used to stall the Gym Leaders trying to climb Rose Tower. In its Gigantamax state, it fought Bea's Gigantamax Machamp.

None of Garbodor's moves are known.

Debut Rumble!! The Horrific Darkest Day
Captured
Oleana's Eternatus
Eternatus
Eternatus was originally held captive in the Energy Plant's reactor. It eventually escaped when Rose started the Darkest Day, intending for it produce enough Galar particles to sustain Galar for the next thousand years. It was eventually defeated and put in Macro Cosmos custody.

Eternatus's only known move is Flamethrower.

Debut Rumble!! The Horrific Darkest Day

Pokémon Journeys: The Series

Oleana appeared in Sword and Shield... The Legends Awaken! (Part 1) and (Part 2), playing the same role as she does in the anime.

Pokémon

Oleana's Milotic
Milotic
Milotic is Oleana's only known Pokémon. It was used in a Tag Battle against Ash and Goh, alongside Rose's Copperajah, only to be defeated by Goh's newly evolved Cinderace.

Milotic's only known move is Water Pulse.

Debut Sword and Shield... The Legends Awaken! (Part 2)

In the TCG

Full Art print of Oleana
Main article: Oleana (Rebel Clash 163)

Oleana was introduced as a Supporter card in the Pokémon Trading Card Game during the English Sword & Shield Series (the Japanese Sword & Shield Era). It was first released in the Japanese Rebellion Crash and the English Rebel Clash expansions, with artwork by Yusuke Ohmura. It was also released as a Full Art card and Secret card in the same Japanese and English expansions, with artwork by kirisAki. It allows the player to move an opponent's Trainer card to the bottom of their deck after the user discards two cards.

Trivia

  • Oleana is the only member of Macro Cosmos that does not specialize in the Steel type.
  • Oleana was designed by Haruko Ichikawa.[3]
  • Concept art of Oleana states that she is 5’11”/180 cm, including heels.

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese オリーヴ Olive From olive
English, Brazilian Portuguese Oleana From Olea (genus that contains olives)
German, Spanish Olivia Similar to her Japanese name
French Liv From olive
Italian Olive From her Japanese name
Korean 올리브 Olive Transcription of her Japanese name
Chinese (Mandarin) 奧利薇 / 奥利薇 Àolìwéi / Àolìwēi Transcription of her Japanese name
Chinese (Cantonese) 奧利薇 Ouleihmèih Mandarin-based transcription of her Japanese name
Russian Олиана Oliana Transcription of her English name

References


President: Rose (Masters)
Vice-President: Oleana (Masters)
Lower members: Macro Cosmos'sLeague Staff
Oleana's subordinate*
Locations: Rose TowerEnergy PlantTower Summit


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