Japanese Name
ハヤト Hayato
Voice Actors
Matthew Mitler (USA)
Akira Ishida (Japan)
Gym Leader
Police Officer (Anime)
Zephyr Badge
First Anime Episode

Falkner is the first Gym Leader in the Johto Region. He uses Flying Type Pokémon.

HeartGold and SoulSilver

In HeartGold and SoulSilver his gym features massive wooden lifts which will take you up to a vast platform shaped like the letter S. Once you reach the end platform. You will encounter Falkner.

In HeartGold and SoulSilver this is his team for your first battle:

Falkner's Pokémon
Pidgey HGSS Sprite.png Pidgeotto HGSS Sprite.png
Pidgey Lv. 9 Pidgeotto Lv. 13


Your rewards for beating Falkner first time round are:

  • Zephyr Badge - Traded Pokémon up to level 20 will obey.
  • TM51
  • Can now use HM06 in the Overworld to smash rocks.

Falkner Rebattle

To rebattle Falkner you will need to get his phone number. To obtain his number you will need to go to the 4th floor of the Department store in Celadon City on a Monday. Talk to him and he will give you his number. Then on Saturday Mornings you can call to arrange a rematch.

When you have a rematch against him this is his team:

Falkner's Rematch Pokémon
Staraptor HGSS Sprite.png Noctowl HGSS Sprite.png Swellow HGSS Sprite.png Honchkrow HGSS Sprite.png Pelipper HGSS Spite.png Pidgeot HGSS Sprite.png
Staraptor Lv. 50 Noctowl Lv. 52 Swellow Lv. 52 Honchkrow Lv. 54 Pelipper Lv. 48 Pidgeot Lv. 56
Last edited by Relmutsie AN on 29 April 2010 at 12:43
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