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I am Bruno of the Elite Four! Through rigorous training, people and Pokémon can become stronger! I've weight trained with my Pokémon! And that will never change! Red! We will grind you down with our superior power! Hoo hah!
~ Bruno vs Red
I am Bruno of the Elite Four. I always train to the extreme because I believe in our potential. That is how we became strong. Can you withstand our power? Hm? I see no fear in you. You look determined. Perfect for battle! Ready, Ethan? You will bow down to our overwhelming power! Hoo hah!
~ Bruno vs Ethan


Bruno (シバ Siba) is a Fighting-type Trainer and member of the Elite Four of Kanto and Johto.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 9-B | At least 7-C | 7-B | At least 7-B, likely higher

Name: Bruno

Origin: Pokémon

Gender: Male | Male | Male | Male


Classification: Pokémon Trainer, Elite Four of Kanto and Johto Member

Powers and Abilities: Peak Human Physical Characteristics, Martial Arts | Varies, though all of his Pokémon have varying degrees of Superhuman Physical Characteristics | Martial Arts, Enhanced Aim for Critical Hit and Able to Hit Intangible Beings with Physical Attacks via Foresight, Precognition, Ability to Destroy Reflective Barriers, Confusion Inducement and Statistics Amplification via Swagger, Statistics Amplification while under Status Effect Inducement abilities, Earth Manipulation, Fire Manipulation with Hitmonlee | Ice Manipulation, Electricity Manipulation, Fire Manipulation, Earth Manipulation, Attack Reflection, Afterimage Creation with Hitmonchan | Martial Arts, Precognition, Defense Nerfing, Statistics Raising and Nerfing, Earth Manipulation, Ability to Destroy Reflective Barriers with Machamp | Earth Manipulation, Sand Manipulation, Sound Manipulation, Energy Manipulation, Power Raising with Each Hit Received with Onix | Martial Arts, Earth Manipulation, Darkness Manipulation, Temporal Perfect Dodging, Attack Reflection with Hitmontop | Energy Manipulation, Earth Manipulation, Darkness Manipulation with Steelix | Martial Arts, Attack Reflection, Temporal Speed Boost with Lucario | Martial Arts, Statistics Amplification with Hariyama

Attack Potency: Wall level (Possess a well worked physique due to his constant training. Comparable to others black bet martial artists, that can break boulders) | At least Town level (Superior to Lorelei. Commands a well-trained Machamp) | City level (Stronger than Claire, who fought Ethan's fully evolved starter) | At least City level+, likely higher (Stronger than before. Comparable to Pre-Rematch Blue)

Speed: Athletic Human | Supersonic movement (Kept peace with Blue's well-trained Pidgeot) with High Hypersonic reactions and combat speed (Swifter than Lorelei) | Supersonic+ with High Hypersonic+ reactions and combat speed (Faster than before) | Supersonic+ with likely Massively Hypersonic reactions and combat speed

Lifting Strength: Peak Human (Should be stronger than Chuck) | Class G (Commands a well-trained Machamp) | Class G | Class G

Striking Strength: Wall Class | At least Town Class | City Class | At least City Class

Durability: Wall level | At least Town level (Took hits from Red's Team) | City level (Stronger than Claire, who took hits from Ethan's fully evolved starter) | At least City level+, likely higher (Stronger than before. Comparable to Pre-Rematch Blue)

Stamina: Peak Human | Superhuman for his Team

Range: Melee Range for Bruno. Depends in the move for his Team.

Standard Equipment: His Pokémon | Hold Items

Intelligence: Gifted (As a Elite Four, Bruno should posses a lot of experience in battle, as well as knowledge in Pokémon Battles, a knowledge superior to that of the Gym Leaders. He is also a black bet martial artist)

Weaknesses: Normal Human Weakness | Varies depending in the Pokémon, but the majority is weak to Flying, Fairy and Psychic type attacks.

Notable Attacks/Techniques: Each picture of the gallery is linked to the respective learnset of the Pokémon

Key: By Himself | Gen 1 Team | Gen 2 Team | Rematch Team


Notable Victories:

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Inconclusive Matches:

Pokémon Team

Generation 1

Generation 2


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