The Nieve Castle is the official gym of Nieve City and specializes with Ice-types. The Gym Leader is Princess Alyssa Eirlys and trainers who defeat her receive the Snowflake Badge.

Trainers who challenge Princess Alyssa do a Four-on-Four Battle.


The Nieve Gym is styled similar to that of Sinnoh's Snowpoint City Gym, but is constantly having snow falling into the building.

Pokémon used in Gym

Egg → Vulpix → Ninetales
Main article: Alyssa's Ninetales

Ninetales is Alyssa's fourth and final Pokémon used in her four-on-four battles.

Ninetales' known moves are Powder Snow, Confuse Ray, Feint Attack, Aurora Beam, Ice Beam, Extrasensory, Sheer Cold, Hidden Power,, Dark Pulse, Dazzling Gleam and Moonblast.

Beartic is usually either the first or second Pokemon Alyssa uses in her four-on-four battles.

Beartic's known move are Icicle Crash, Rock Smash, Hyper Beam, Slash, Ice Beam Focus Blast, Superpower, Aqua Jet, Bide, Brick Break, Bulldoze, and Stone Edge.

Sandshrew → Sandslash
Sandslash is usually sent out after Beartic during her four-on-four battles.

Sandslash's known moves are Icicle Spear, Metal Burst, Slash, Defense Curl, Ice Ball, Metal Claw, Earthquake, Focus Blast and Shadow Claw,

Aurorus is Alyssa's third Pokemon she uses in battle.

Aurorus' known moves are Freeze-Dry, Thunder Wave, Powder Snow, Icy Wind, Aurora Beam, Ancient Power, Light Screen and Hyper Beam


  • The Nieve Gym is the fifth Gym to specialize in Ice types.
  • Unlike the other Gyms, the Nieve City Gym is lead by Amara's Royal Family, The Eirylis'
Gym Leaders of the Amara region
Ombre Gym
Faith Moran
Argyris Museum
Slate Oryx
Stheno Tower
Nova Anguis
Fulmine Factory
Rai Veton
Titania Theater
Luna Leonardo
Tempesta Skywalk
Sora Gale
Arachne Garden
Valon Prince
Dragon Temple Gym
Addison Rhodes
Vulcan Gym
Aidan and Hestia
Nieve Castle
Princess Alyssa Eirlys