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Byron
(トウガン Tougan)
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"The Man with the Steel Body!"
General
Hometown Canalave City
Region Sinnoh
Family Underground Man (Father)
Badge Mine Badge
Preferred Type Steel
First Appearance

DP107: Ancient Family Matters!

Class: Gym Leader
"Ah! That's Oreburgh Gym Badge! I see, I see! You've defeated my son. But that's no surprise. He still has much to learn. In place of my son Roark, I, Byron, will take your challenge!""
— Byron, Pokémon Platinum

Byron (トウガン Tougan) He is a Steel-type Gym Leader. He also serves as the Gym Leader for the Canalave City Gym, and is also the father of the Oreburgh City Gym Leader, Roark. Byron specializes in Steel-type Pokémon and holds the Mine Badge for the trainers that can defeat him.

In Anime

Byron made his debut appearance in Ancient Family Matters! together with his son, Roark. It was revealed Byron had once been the Gym Leader of Oreburgh and had left his family to become the Gym Leader of Canalave as he was more interested in fossils, leaving his former position to Roark. Byron battles his son for a short time before the match got interrupted by Team Rocket. It was later revealed that Byron still cared for his son as he kept the fossil Roark had found as a child with him ever since.

Byron-1-

Byron is obsessed with digging and fossils. Because of such, he has a great admiration for those who craft eligant tunnels. When his fossils were stolen by Team Rocket in Ancient Family Matters!, Byron was too busy admiring the hole they dug (which came from three regions worth of experiance doing so) into the building to notice.

In Dealing With Defensive Types!, Ash had his gym battle with Byron, defeating him and earning a Mine Badge.

In-Game

Byron first appeared in the Diamond and Pearl games as the Gym Leader of Canalave City. Upon defeating him, Byron will give the player the Mine Badge and TM91, which contains (Flash Cannon).

After defeating the regional Elite Four in Diamond and Pearl, Byron can be found in the cabin on Iron Island. After talking to him, he will give the player a Metal Coat.

Sprites

Gen. IV Platinum Challenge Sprite Gen. V
Byron(DPP)Sprite
ByronPlatinum
VSByron
ByronB2W2
Yes. Look at those! Well designed ^.^

Pokémon

In Anime

Pokémon Information
Byron Bronzor
Byron used Bronzor in his Gym battle against Ash. It has very high special defense, as seen by the fact that it was able to withstand several fire-type attacks. After a long battle against Ash's Chimchar, it lost to Chimchar's powerful Flame Wheel.
Bronzor
Pokémon Information
Byron Steelix
Steelix is a very strong opponent capable of take several blow without too much damage. Its Screech attack stopped Ash's Buizel in its tracks, but after using several strategic Dig attacks, Chimchar was able to defeat it.
Steelix
Pokémon Information
Byron Bastiodon
Bastiodon was first seen battling Roark's Rampardos. It was later used to battle Ash in his gym battle against Byron. It has very strong defense and easily defeated the weakened Chimchar. After a long battle against Ash's Gliscor, it lost to its Fire Fang.
Bastiodon

In Canalave Gym

Pokémon Information
Byron OmastarKabutoOmanyte
Omastar, Kabuto and Omanyte were seen in the Canalave Gym as guards. Their true battle strengths are unknown.
Omastar, Kabuto, Omanyte
Pokémon Information
Byron Kabutops anime
Kabutops was seen in the Canalave Gym as a guard. Its true battle strengths are unknown.
Kabutops
Pokémon Information
Byron Armaldo Cradily
Armaldo and Cradily were seen in the Canalave Gym as guards. Their true battle strengths are unknown.
Armaldo and Cradily

In Game

There are several changes in Platinum Byron has a Magneton and the level of the Pokémon isn't the same.

Diamond and Pearl

Bronzor(DP)Sprite
Bronzor
 Type Steel Type Psychic 
Steelix(DP)SpriteMale
Steelix
 Type Steel Type Ground 
Bastiodon(DP)Sprite
Bastiodon
 Type Rock Type Steel 
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[[]]
 Type 
[[File:{{{P5}}}_BW.gif|link={{{P5}}}]]
[[]]
 Type 
[[File:{{{P6}}}_BW.gif|link={{{P6}}}]]
[[]]
 Type 
Lv. 36 - Lv. 36 Lv. 39 Lv. ? - Lv. ? - Lv. ? -
Ability: Levitate Ability: Sturdy Ability: Sturdy Ability: Unknown Ability: Unknown Ability: Unknown
Item: ? Item: None Item: Chesto Berry Item: ? Item: ? Item: ?
Flash Cannon Gyro Ball Iron Defense - - -
Extrasensory Ice Fang Ancient Power - - -
Confuse Ray DragonBreath Rest - - -
Hypnosis Sandstorm Flash Cannon - - -


Platinum

Magneton(P)Sprite
Magneton
 Type Electric Type Steel 
Steelix(P)SpriteMale
Steelix
 Type Steel Type Ground 
Bastiodon(P)Sprite
Bastiodon
 Type Rock Type Steel 
[[File:{{{P4}}}_BW.gif|link={{{P4}}}]]
[[]]
 Type 
[[File:{{{P5}}}_BW.gif|link={{{P5}}}]]
[[]]
 Type 
[[File:{{{P6}}}_BW.gif|link={{{P6}}}]]
[[]]
 Type 
Lv. 37 - Lv. 38 Lv. 41 Lv. ? - Lv. ? - Lv. ? -
Ability: Magnet Pull Ability: Rock Head Ability: Sturdy Ability: Unknown Ability: Unknown Ability: Unknown
Item: ? Item: None Item: Sitrus Berry Item: ? Item: ? Item: ?
Flash Cannon Earthquake Iron Defense - - -
Thunderbolt Ice Fang Stone Edge - - -
Tri Attack Flash Cannon Taunt - - -
Metal Sound Sandstorm Metal Burst - - -

Rematch Team

Skarmory(DPPt)Sprite
Skarmory
 Type Steel Type Flying 
Steelix(P)SpriteMale
Steelix
 Type Steel Type Ground 
Magnezone PtHGSS
Magnezone
 Type Electric Type Steel 
Bastiodon(P)Sprite
Bastiodon
 Type Rock Type Steel 
Aggron(DPPt)Sprite
Aggron
 Type Steel Type Rock 
[[File:{{{P6}}}_BW.gif|link={{{P6}}}]]
[[]]
 Type 
Lv. 61 Lv. 61 Lv. 62 - Lv. 63 Lv. 65 Lv. ? -
Ability: Keen Eye Ability: Rock Head Ability: Magnet Pull Ability: Sturdy Ability: Sturdy Ability: Unknown
Item: ? Item: None Item: None Item: None Item: Sitrus Berry Item: ?
Drill Peck Gyro Ball Thunderbolt Metal Burst Avalanche -
Night Slash Ice Fang Flash Cannon AncientPower Earthquake -
Rock Tomb DragonBreath Thunder Wave Iron Defense Stone Edge -
Stealth Rock Sandstorm Supersonic Rest Metal Burst -


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Voice Actors

  • English: Dan Green
  • Japanese: Kazuki Yao
  • Czech: Ladislav Ciganek
  • Portuguese (Brazil): Luiz Antonio Lobue
  • Spanish: Pablo Adan
  • Iberian Spanish: Jorge Ornelas

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