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Victor (Japanese: マサル Masaru) is the male player character in Pokémon Sword and Shield. His female counterpart is Gloria.
In the games
| Artwork of Victor in his Gym uniform
| Choosing the player's appearance|
at the beginning of Sword and Shield
- Pre-release media referred to Victor as both "Victor" and "Sword" (Japanese: ソード Sword, Korean: 소드 Sword).
|| マサル Masaru
|| From 勝る masaru (to surpass). Forms a pun of 勝利 shōri (victory) and 優勝 yūshō (championship) with ユウリ Yūri (Gloria)
| English, French, German
|| From victory
|| 승재 Seungjae
|| From 승 (勝) seung (victory) and 재 (才) jae (talent). Forms a pun of 승리 (勝利) seungni (victory) and 우승 (優勝) useung (championship) with 우리 Uri (Gloria)