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ティム・グッドマン Tim Goodman
Art from Detective Pikachu
Leaventown (movie, originally)
|Relatives||Harry Goodman (father)|
Unnamed mother, grandmother, and younger sibling
|English voice actor||Khoi Dao|
|Japanese voice actor||Yūma Uchida (game)|
Ryōma Takeuchi (movie)
Tim Goodman (Japanese: ティム・グッドマン Tim Goodman) is the player character in the game Detective Pikachu and the main protagonist of the movie of the same name. He is the partner of Detective Pikachu.
In the games
Tim meets Detective Pikachu shortly after arriving in Ryme City in order to look for his father, Harry Goodman, who had disappeared in a car accident two months earlier. Prior to the events of the game, Tim passed the admissions test to attend Ryme University in the fall. Together with Pikachu and the Ryme City Detective Agency, Tim solves various puzzles and mysteries.
|Official artwork from
Birth of a New Duo
|Official artwork from|
In the movie
Tim Goodman appears as one of the protagonists of Detective Pikachu. Tim was once an aspiring Pokémon Trainer, but in his own words, it "didn't really... work out". Haunted by painful memories, Tim feels that he does not need a Pokémon partner. While in Ryme City, at the home of his missing father Harry, Tim meets Detective Pikachu and, after discovering a mysterious ability to communicate with him, reluctantly teams up with him to find Harry, eventually joining forces with a journalist named Lucy Stevens and her partner Psyduck.
Tim is played by Justice Smith and the younger version of Tim is played by Max Fincham.
In other languages
|This game character article is part of Project CharacterDex, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each character found in the Pokémon games.|