Riley (Masters)

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Riley
ゲン Gen
Spr Masters Riley.png
Riley's model
No. 195
English voice actor Unknown
Japanese voice actor Jun Kasama
Description This mysterious Trainer with a soft demeanor trains on Iron Island in the Sinnoh region. Through his aura powers, he is able to sense the emotions of others.

Riley (Japanese: ゲン Gen) is a Pokémon Trainer in Pokémon Masters EX, based on the character of the same name in the core series games. He forms a sync pair with Lucario, which is capable of Dynamaxing. This pair can be obtained through a special sync pair event beginning on February 19, 2024. This pair can be raised to Masters EX star.png 6★ EX since it first released.

Lucario

Masters0448.png Masters025W.png Type FightingIC Masters.png Fighting
Move types FightingIC Masters.png Fighting / SteelIC Masters.png Steel
Role Masters Sprint.png Sprint
EX Role Masters Physical Strike.png Strike (Physical)
Base Potential ★★★★★☆EX
Lucario Weakness FireIC Masters.png Fire
It concentrates its mental energy and fires off mysterious waves called auras, which can crush boulders of large size to dust.
Stats HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
Lv. 140, Base Potential 651 390 136 390 136 383
Lv. 140, Max Potential 811 470 176 470 176 423
Mega Lucario
Lv. 140, Base Potential
Lv. 140, Max Potential

Availability

Riley could be teamed up with during the special sync pair event Riley & Lucario (February 19 to March 31, 2024).

Moves

Name Type Category Move gauge Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Description
Close Combat Fighting
FightingIC Masters.png
Physical 3 124 148 100% An opponent Lowers the user’s Defense and Sp. Def by 1 stat rank.
Dire Hit + None Status 0
(2 uses)
Self Raises the user’s critical-hit rate by 2 stat ranks.
Iron Tail Steel
SteelIC Masters.png
Physical 3 132 158 75% An opponent Has a chance (30%) of lowering the target’s Defense by 1 stat rank.
Testing Our Skills! None Status 0
(1 use)
Allied side Applies the Move Gauge Acceleration effect to the allied field of play. Raises the user’s Attack by 4 stat ranks. Raises the user’s Defense and Sp. Def by 2 stat ranks.
Sync moves
Aura Driven Fighting Impact Fighting
FightingIC Masters.png
Physical 200 240 An opponent The more the user’s Speed is raised, the greater the power of this attack.
(6★ EX effect: The first time the user’s sync move is used each battle, the sync move countdown is reduced by three.
(EX role effect: Sync move targets all opponents.)
Max moves
Max Knuckle Fighting
FightingIC Masters.png
Physical 400 480 An opponent Raises the Attack of all allied sync pairs by 2 stat ranks.
Max Steelspike Steel
SteelIC Masters.png
Physical 400 480 An opponent Raises the Defense of all allied sync pairs by 2 stat ranks.

Skills

Name Description
Passive Skills
MAX Countdown 3 Reduces the user’s sync move countdown by 3 after using its max move.
Dashing Team 9 Raises the Speed of all allied sync pairs by one stat rank when the user’s attack move is successful.
Unflappable Prevents the user from flinching.
Theme Skills
Theme skill icon type.png Fighting Sprint Raises allies' Attack and Sp. Atk by 12 when using Fighting-type attacks.
Raises the Speed of all allied sync pairs by 12.
Theme skill icon region.png Sinnoh Sprint Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 1.
Raises the Speed of all allied sync pairs by 1.
Theme skill icon other.png Supernatural Sprint Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the Speed of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Theme skill icon other.png Battle Partner Sprint Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the Speed of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Theme skill icon other.png Battleground Foe Sprint Raises the Attack and Sp. Atk of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Raises the Speed of all allied sync pairs by 2.
Expedition Skills
Masters Fiery Crystal icon.pngFiery ↑ 2 Raises the following discovery level by 2:
Masters Fiery Crystal icon.pngFiery Crystal

Sync grid

The sync grid for Riley and Lucario is an expanded grid, made available since the pair first released.

Name Effect Energy required Sync orb required Move level required
HP +10 HP +10 0 5 1
HP +10 HP +10 2 24 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 0 5 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 0 5 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 2 24 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 2 24 1
Attack +5 Attack +5 2 24 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 0 5 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Defense +5 Defense +5 2 24 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 0 5 1
Sp. Def +5 Sp. Def +5 2 24 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 0 5 1
Speed +5 Speed +5 2 24 1
Close Combat: Power +3 Close Combat: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Close Combat: Power +3 Close Combat: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Close Combat: Power +3 Close Combat: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Close Combat: Power +3 Close Combat: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Close Combat: Power +3 Close Combat: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Close Combat: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of charging the user’s move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 2
Iron Tail: Power +3 Iron Tail: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Iron Tail: Power +3 Iron Tail: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Iron Tail: Power +3 Iron Tail: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Iron Tail: Power +3 Iron Tail: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Iron Tail: Power +3 Iron Tail: Power ↑ +3 3 36 1
Iron Tail: Accuracy +10 Iron Tail: Accuracy ↑ +10 5 60 2
Iron Tail: Move Gauge Refresh 3 Has a chance (40%) of charging the user’s move gauge by one when a move is successful. 7 84 2
Iron Tail: On a Roll 1 Raises the chance of lowering stat values with the additional effects of the user’s moves. 7 84 2
Dire Hit +: MP Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of restoring one MP of the user’s move when that move is successful. 7 84 2
Dire Hit +: Fleet Feet 1 Raises the user’s Speed by 1 stat rank when its move is successful. 7 84 2
Testing Our Skills!: MP Refresh 2 Has a chance (30%) of restoring one MP of the user’s move when that move is successful. 7 84 3
Testing Our Skills: Shielding Strikes 1 Raises the user’s Defense by 1 stat rank when its move is successful. 7 84 2
Escape Artist Prevents the user from becoming trapped. 5 60 1
Sand Shelter Protects the user from damage from a sandstorm. 5 60 1
Unbending Defense cannot be lowered. 5 60 2
Stalwart Sp. Def cannot be lowered. 5 60 2
Quick Cure Removes the confused, flinching, and trapped conditions from the user the first time they are inflicted each battle. 7 84 2
Sync Freebie Applies the Free Move Next effect to the user after using its sync move. 7 84 2
Pinpoint Entry 1 Raises the user’s accuracy by 1 stat rank when it enters a battle. 7 84 2
Ramming Speed The more the user’s Speed is raised, the more it powers up the user’s moves. 10 120 3
Brawn Sync 5 Powers up the user’s sync move when its Attack is raised. 10 120 3
Super Syncer Applies the Supereffective ↑ Next effect to the user the first time its sync move is used each battle. 10 120 3
Amped Up 1 Raises the user’s Speed by 1 stat rank when it lands a critical hit. 10 120 3
Sharp Entry 1 Raises the user’s critical-hit rate by 1 stat rank when it enters a battle. 10 120 3
Max Knuckle: Power +100 Max Knuckle: Power ↑ +100 8 96 3
Max Steelspike: Power +100 Max Steelspike: Power ↑ +100 8 96 3
Aura Driven Fighting Impact: Power +25 Aura Driven Fighting Impact: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3
Aura Driven Fighting Impact: Power +25 Aura Driven Fighting Impact: Power ↑ +25 5 60 3

Appearances

Story appearances

Riley appears in his normal outfit in the following story areas:

Sync pair stories

  • A Day with Riley

Quotes

Main article: Riley/Quotes → Pokémon Masters EX

Gallery

VSRiley Masters.png Spr Masters Riley 2.png Spr Masters Riley EX.png VSRiley EX Masters.png Riley Mindscape.png
VS model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(Normal colors)
6★ model
(EX colors)
VS model
(EX colors)
Riley's sync move mindscape
(Iron Island)
Riley Emote 1 Masters.png Riley Emote 2 Masters.png Riley Emote 3 Masters.png Riley Emote 4 Masters.png
Trainer emote
Nice!
Trainer emote
Watch out!
Trainer emote
Let's do this!
Trainer emote
Thanks!

Trivia

  • Riley and Lucario are the first sync pair with the Sprint role to be made obtainable outside of the sync pair scout.
    • They are also the first sync pair with an EX role to be made obtainable outside of the sync pair scout.
  • All versions of Riley use special voice-over lines upon entering a team that contains certain Trainers (regardless of their partner Pokémon). Those Trainers include Roark, Cheryl, and Marley.

Origin

Riley's design is based on his appearance in Pokémon Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, SoulSilver, Brilliant Diamond, and Shining Pearl. Lucario is Riley's signature Pokémon in the core series games. Lucario's Dex entry comes from Pokémon Ultra Sun.

In other languages

Testing Our Skills!

Language Title
Japan Flag.png Japanese 力を試そう Chikara o Tamesou
Mandarin Chinese 試試實力吧 Shìshì Shílì ba
France Flag.png French Mettons notre force à l'épreuve !
Germany Flag.png German Messen wir unsere Kräfte!
Italy Flag.png Italian Prova di forza
South Korea Flag.png Korean 힘을시험해보자 Him-eul Siheom-haeboja
Spain Flag.png Spanish ¡Pongámonos a prueba!

Aura Driven Fighting Impact

Language Title
Japan Flag.png Japanese 波動に導かれし ファイティングインパクト Hadō ni Nichibikareshi Faitingu Inpakuto
Mandarin Chinese 受波導指引之 格鬥衝擊 Shòu Bōdǎo Zhǐyǐn zhī Gédòu Chōngjí
France Flag.png French Une aura d'une puissance incroyable ! Impact Combat !
Germany Flag.png German Kampfstoß der leitenden Aura
Italy Flag.png Italian Impatto Lotta guidato dall'aura
South Korea Flag.png Korean 파동에 이끌린 파이팅임팩트 Padong-e Ikkeullin Paiting Impaekteu
Spain Flag.png Spanish Impacto Lucha del Aura Guía




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Galar GloriaPiersLeonMarnieRaihanNessaBeaHopAllisterSoniaBedeGordieMelonyVictorBall GuyRoseOleanaEvePetey
Paldea NemonaPennyIonoGrushaGeetaJacq
NPCs Professor BellisTristaTriciaTrinniaMeowthTabithaMattShellyMarsJupiterSaturnCilanChiliCressChuckKiyoShadow TriadTrevorMalvaFabaTeam Break


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