The following is a list of canon characters from the Pokémon Anime that will appear in Journey Through the Regions, arranged categorically.
[Note: Some canon characters have made up names as they don't have last names in the anime, or some are using their Japanese/Game/Manga character's name, or even made up names]
Alain is the Kalos Champion and a professional Pokémon Trainer. After traveling with Mairin for a while, he challenged the Kalos Elite Four and Diantha and won becoming the new Kalos Champion.
Aria is the former Kalos Queen during Serena's travels as a trainer. She still competes in Showcases but also does performances for children that are in the hospital and orphanages.
Professor Augustine Sycamore is still Kalos' leading Professor in the study of Mega Evolution. He continues to give new trainers their starter Pokémon of either Chespin, Froakie or Fennekin.
- This page refers to the human named Jun, for the Pokémon, see Jun.
Barry Jun is the father of twins Benjamin Jun and Belladonna Jun, the ex-husband of Alejandra Jun and a professional Pokémon Trainer. He is rivals with Ash. He and Alejandra divorced after Barry started reverting to his old ways of only thinking Powerful Pokémon can help win.
Bonnie is a professional Pokémon Performer/Coordinator, the younger sister of Clemont and the paternal aunt of Topaz. She is usually traveling around the world, but is currently staying in town and helping Serena when Ash must leave the house.
Dawn Berlitz is the mother of Taylor Berlitz, a professional Pokémon Coordinator and the daughter of former Top Coordinator Johanna Berlitz. She guests stars as a judge every occasionally. After the birth of Taylor, Dawn moved to Sandgem Town, reasons are unknown.
- It is unknown if Dawn is married or married or had a divorce.
Johanna Berlitz is the mother of professional Pokémon Coordinator Dawn Berlitz, a professional Pokémon Coordinator, and the maternal grandmother of Taylor Berlitz.
Clemont is the Lumiose City Gym leader and father of Topaz. He still invents things, but they don't explode on him as much.
Cosette and Sophie
Cosette and Sophie are still Professor Sycamore's assistants and work with him at the lab.
Diantha is the former Kalos Champion and is now a full-time movie actress. She does do battles every occasionally, but her time as an actress normally takes up her time.
Iris is the Gym Leader of the Opelucid City, having taken the position after Drayden's retirement. She is the mother of Gavin.
Kenny Kengo is a professional Pokémon Coordinator and friends with Barry Jun. His relationship with Dawn is unknown as the two stopped talking after she had Taylor.
Ash Ketchum is the father of Bailey and Zachary Ketchum, the husband of Serena Ketchum and the only son of Delia Ketchum. He is a professional Pokémon Trainer and lives in outskirts of Lumiose City with a very large yard with his wife, daughter and soon-to-be-born son.
Delia Ketchum is the mother of professional Pokémon Trainer Ash Ketchum and the paternal grandmother of Bailey Ketchum. She still lives in Pallet Town, Kanto, but travels to Kalos every birthday, Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving and Christmas/New Years to be with her family.
Grace Gabena is the mother of professional Pokémon Coordinator/Performer Serena Ketchum and the maternal grandmother of Bailey. Grace still lives Vaniville Town, and regularly meets up with Serena and Ash.
Serena Ketchum is the wife of Ash Ketchum and the mother of Bailey and Zachary. She is a professional Pokémon Coordinator/Performer but is currently on maternity leave, at eight months.
Mairin is a part-time professional Pokémon trainer and part-time assistant to Professor Sycamore.
Caroline Maple is the mother of May Maple and Max Maple, wife of Norman Maple and the maternal grandmother of Dylan and Lilly Maple.
Drew Maple is the husband of May Maple and the father of Dylan and Leila Maple. Drew is a professional Pokémon Coordinator and is well known for doing Tag Contests with his wife, May. Drew lives in Petalburg City of the Hoenn Region with his wife and children, in a house near May's parents and brother.
- Upon his marriage to May, he took on her last name.
May Maple is the wife of Drew Maple and the mother of Dylan and Leila. May is a professional Pokémon Coordinator and is well known for doing Tag Contests with her husband, Drew. May lives in Petalburg City of the Hoenn Region with Drew and her children, in a house near her parents and brother.
Max Maple is the younger brother of professional Pokémon Coordinator May Maple, younger child and son of Norman and Caroline Maple, and the maternal uncle of Dylan and Leila.
Norman Maple is the father of May Maple and Max Maple, husband of Caroline Maple and the maternal grandfather of Dylan and Leila Maple. He is the leader of the Petalburg Gym.
Meyer is the father of Clemont and Bonnie and Topaz's paternal grandfather. He is still the manager of an electrical appliance store.
Miette is a part time professional Pokémon Performer and a part time Poké Puff cook. She is still friends with Serena.
Nini is a professional Pokémon Performer. She is still friends with Serena.
Samuel Oak is the grandfather of Gary Oak, and great-grandfather of Austin and Riley Oak.
Tierno Rivera is a professional Pokémon Trainer, the husband of professional Pokémon Performer Tiffany Rivera and is expecting his first child. He is also a part-time dancing instructor and founder at Tierno's Dancin' and Shakin' Dance Studio.
Shauna is a professional Pokémon Performer and the mother of Travis, a Pokémon Trainer/Coordinator. She is still good friends with Tierno, Trevor and Serena.
Reggie Shinji is a Pokémon Breeder and Paul's older brother and Hope's paternal uncle.
Tracey Sketchit is now Professor Gary Oak's assistant at the Oak Labs. He is currently dating Misty, and does not care that she has a son already. He gets along great with Gabriel.
Steven Stone is the Hoenn Region Champion, the heir to Devon Corp and the father of Sydney Stone.
Brock Takeshi is a Pokémon Doctor, the husband of Lucy Takeshi and the father Liam and Carly Takeshi. He and his family live in Fuchsia City, which is close to the Battle Pike. Brock and his family make constant visits to Pewter City to see Brock's brothers and sisters and parents, where Forrest the Gym Leader.
Lucy Takeshi is a Frontier Brain, the wife of Brock Takeshi and the mother Liam and Carly Takeshi. She and her family live in Fuchsia City, which is close to the Battle Pike, where Lucy is still the Frontier Brain. Brock and his family make constant visits to Pewter City to see Brock's brothers and sisters and parents, where Forrest the Gym Leader.
Cilan is one of the former three Gym Leaders of the Striaton City Gym and an A-class Pokémon Connoisseur. He is the triplet to Chili and Cress, the husband of Willow Triton and the father of Cayden Triton, who is now the gym leader with her cousin Blaze, and the paternal uncle of Blaze.
Chili Triton is one of the former three Gym Leaders of the Striaton City Gym. He is the triplet to Chili and Cress, the paternal uncle of Cayden Triton and father of Blaze Triton, who is now the gym leader with her cousin Cayden.
Cress Triton is one of the former three Gym Leaders of the Striaton City Gym. He is the triplet to Chili and Cress, the father of Delaney Triton, and the paternal uncle of Cayden and Blaze, who are now the gym leaders along with Delaney.
Trevor is a professional Pokémon Trainer, and is dating professional Pokémon Trainer Briella.
Trip is a professional Pokémon Trainer from Unova. He is allies/rivals with Ash.
Misty Waterflower is the Gym Leader of the Cerulean City Gym, the mother of Gabriel Waterflower and the younger sister of Daisy, Violet and Lily Waterflower. She is currently dating Tracy Sketchit who does not care that she has a son.
- It is unknown if Misty is married or married or had a divorce.
Zoey is a professional Pokémon Coordinator and the wife of professional Pokémon Coordinator Conner. She is the mother of Pokémon Coordinator Bryant and Pokémon Trainer Brianna. She is still good friends with Dawn and often visits her in Sandgem Town.