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Elite 8 Members: Dyrov (the Valiant Dragon-Knight), Brock and Reginald (the Old-stone Elites), Erkenhelm (the Twitch Streamer), and Po, the Poor Performer!

Dyrov, the Valiant Dragon-Knight!

Dyrov
Trainer Strategy: Fights with honor while harnessing true power.
Trainer Pokémon: Enemies of man, now tamed.
Trainer Message: Fight with honor and compassion worthy of Lancelot himself to earn the Valor Emblem!

Valor Emblem

Brock and Reginald, the old-stone elites!

BrockReginald
Strategy: Rough and tumble
Trainers’ Pokemon: The 12 labors are set in stone…
Trainer’s Message: Ne plus ultra!
Pillars of Hercules Emblem

Prove your labours fruitful to earn the Pillars of Hercules Emblem!

Erkenhelm, the Twitch Streamer!

Erkenhelm
Strategy: Play video games, watch video games, live video games.
Trainer’s Pokémon: My fellow streamers’ favorite Pokémon.
Trainer’s Message: Can you handle the Kappa?
Streamer Emblem
Avoid dropping frames to win the Streamer Emblem!

Po, the Poor Performer!

Po
Strategy: Dazzle the opponent with our star-studded cast!
Trainer’s Pokémon: The most talented normal-types around!
Trainer’s Message: If you can best the diva and her friends, you’ll earn The Prima Donna Emblem!

Prima Donna Emblem

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Leaders: Rosette, the Glamorous Queen of Beauty, and Pending, the Rogue Tactician!

Rosette, the Glamorous Queen of Beauty!

Rosette
Strategy: Fascinate with beauty and grace!
Trainer’s Pokémon: There they are, the most beautiful Pokémon in all the regions~
Trainer’s Message: Whether human or Pokémon, only the truest beauty comes from within the soul.

Tiara Badge
Dethrone Rosette’s Queens to be bestowed the Tiara Badge!

Pending, the Rogue Tactician!

Pending
Strategy: To win with tactics over power.
Pokémon: Weaker Pokémon can have the greatest strength when working together towards a goal.
Message: You’ll need planning more than just strength to defeat my tactics.

Pending Badge
Overcome Pending’s tactical prowess to earn the Pending Badge!

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Leaders: Tenta, the Turf-Trouncing Trainer, and Theodore, the Velvet Room Assistant!

Tenta, the Turf-Trouncing Trainer!

Tenta
Strategy: Ink where my foe least expects it!
Trainer’s Pokémon: My squad has the freshest Pokémon this side of Urchin Underpass!
Trainer’s Message: I hope you know how to swim in ink, trainer. I’ve got one killer wail!

Squid BadgeKid Badge
Cover your bases and splat this squid to earn yourself the Kid Badge or the Squid Badge!

Theodore, the Velvet Room Assistant!

Theodore
Strategy: Let Fate determine the outcome
Trainer’s Pokémon: The Harbingers of Destiny
Trainer’s Message: What will the cards have in store?

Velvet Badge
Show Theodore you’ve embraced your Destiny to earn the Velvet Badge!

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Leaders: Pepper, the Flaming Chef, and Ren Daitox, the Shiny Bug Hunter!

Pepper, the Flaming Chef!

Pepper

Strategy: Roast, skewer, and SERVE ‘EM UP!
Trainer’s Pokémon: My kitchen team!
Trainer’s Message: ALLEZ CUISINE!
Searing Badge
Survive Pepper’s flambe to receive the Searing Badge!

Ren Daitox, the Shiny Bug Hunter!

Ren Daitox
Strategy: Like a great hive, all my bug Pokémon benefit from one another to form an unstoppable team.
Trainer’s Pokémon: I found the best shiny bug Pokémon, and trained them to work well together.
Trainer’s Message: Never give up searching for the best Pokémon to be your buddies. Show me the strength of the bond between you and your Pokémon to get the The Gilded Bug Badge!

Gilded Bug Badge

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Leaders: Thor, God of Thunder, and Poru, the Clever Conjurer!

Thor, God of Thunder!

Thor

Strategy: My Strength will electrify you!
Favorite Pokémon: My Pokémon were trained to be mighty Asgardian Warriors.
Trainer Message: Do you have what it takes to challenge a God? Let me see if you are worthy!

Ragnarok Badge
Prove yourself god-like to earn the Ragnarok Badge!

Poru, the Clever Conjurer!

Poru

Strategy: The balance of the world is the greatest defense and offence!
Trainer’s Pokémon: A harmony of natures; a whole greater than the individual parts!
Trainer’s Message: Let us show you the beauty and might of equilibrium!

Harmony Badge
If your team can unite and support itself, you will win the Harmony badge!

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Leaders: Rufus, the League Janitor, and Tony of Terror!

Rufus, The League Janitor!

Rufus
Strategy: With the league in full swing, Rufus has a lot of cleaning to do. Keep him from his rounds at your own peril!
Trainer’s Pokémon: A crew of muck and grime turned to the path of cleanliness.
Trainer’s Message: Don’t track dirt on my freshly mopped floors or I’ll sweep you into the dust bin!

Spotless Badge
Avoid getting swept up on Rufus’ rounds to earn yourself the Spotless Badge!

Tony of Terror!

Tony
Strategy: Taunt, Terrify, Torment, and Trick/Treat!
Trainer’s Pokémon: Pokémon only found in the scariest of places and the most haunted of houses.
Trainer’s Message: How much Fear can you take?

Haunted Badge
Be brave and earn the Haunted Badge!

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Leaders: NoBeard, the Notorious Pirate, and Roxie, the Toxic Rocker!

NoBeard, the Notorious Pirate!

Nobeard
Strategy: Me scallywags will swab the deck with ye!
Pokémon: Swashbuckling & Fighting on the sea
Trainer’s Message: Sink my team of scallywags and earn the Landlubber Badge!

LandLubber Badge

Roxie, the Toxic Rocker!

Roxie
Strategy: Go all out, gotta rock hard!
Trainer’s Pokémon: Only the most punk Pokémon to rock your world!
Trainer’s Message: Get ready! I’m gonna knock some sense outta ya!

Toxic Badge
Can you out-jam Roxie to earn the Toxic Badge?

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Leaders: Mike, the Kanto Air Force Ace, and Volcanus, the Pure Flame!

Mike, the Kanto Air Force Ace!

Mike
Strategy: I will test your knowledge of Flying-types before testing how you can handle my Wingmons!
Trainer’s Pokémon: A photo floats down from the sky:

Mike

Trainer’s Message: Will you crash, or will you be able soar above my Squadron of Flying-types to get the Flight Badge?

Flight Badge

Volcanus, the Pure Flame!

Volcanus
Strategy: After training in Stark mountain once again, I return to PAX to use flames to purifry my opponents.
Trainer’s Pokémon : The purest of fire-types
Trainer’s Message: Embrace the heat or flame out.

Purefire Badge
Stand victorious in the heat of battle to earn the Purefire Badge!

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Leaders: Vi, the Hidden Princess, and James, the Mind Warrior!

Vi, the Hidden Princess!

Vi
Strategy: Only the rain can cleanse the wounds from my past!
Trainer’s Pokémon: Swimmingly magnificent; we work with each other to wash away our competition.
Trainer’s Message: Hidden away in the vast oceans of Hoenn for years, I’ve learned to synergize with my water-type Pokémon. Bring your towel because you’ll need to endure our harsh rains to be victorious!

Coral Badge
Leave Vi’s team floundering if you desire the Coral Badge!

James, the Mind Warrior!

James
Strategy: Mind over matter!
Trainer’s Pokémon: An army of psychic soldiers.
Trainer’s Message: Wars do not make you great, your spirit makes you great.

Psywave Badge

Prove your mind to be resiliant and your spirit strong to earn the Psywave Badge!

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Leaders: Jordan, the Traveling Juggler, and Joshua Eldridge, The Seeker of Knowledge!

Jordan, the Traveling Juggler!

Jordan
Strategy: Keep the audience guessing!
Trainer’s Pokémon: My Pokémon are acrobats that can change places at a moment’s notice.
Trainer’s Message: These moves are tricky. Keep you eye on the ball if you want to keep up!

Juggle Badge
Be flexible and quick thinking to earn the Juggle Badge!

Joshua Eldridge, The Seeker of Knowledge!

Joshua Eldridge
Strategy: Utilize knowledge taken from ruins to crush my opponents.
Trainer’s Pokémon: Pokémon gathered during my research.
Trainer’s Message: If knowledge is power, I should be nigh unbeatable by now!

Scholar's Badge
Withstand his arcane secrets to earn the Scholar’s Badge!

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