- "I'm Brock! I'm the Pewter's Gym Leader! I believe in rock hard defense and determination! That's why my Pokémon are all Rock-type! Do you still want to challenge me? Fine then! Show me your best!"
- — Brock in Pokémon Yellow
Brock (タケシ Takeshi) serves as the Gym Leader at the Pewter City Gym, and holds the Boulder Badge for the trainers that defeat him in a Pokémon battle. In the Pokémon games, Brock specializes in and only uses Rock-type Pokémon.
In the anime series, Brock was the longest lasting traveling companion to travel with the Trainer Ash Ketchum. Brock, as well as Dawn, separated from Ash when their journey in Sinnoh ended. In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Special Episode 2, he has photos of Ash, Misty, May, Max and Dawn reminding him of his journeys with them.
Brock is a teenager with brown hair and black eyes.
Brock, in the main series Pokémon games, has always been featured as the Pewter City
Gym Leader. He first appeared in the original
games, and later on, an older version of Brock was seen in Pokémon Gold and Silver
Brock was again the Pewter Gym Leader in the Red and Blue remakes, Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen, with an updated appearance.
An updated version of the Gen II Brock is seen in the remakes; Heartgold and Soulsilver.
- "Pewter City Pokémon Gym
The Rock-Solid Pokémon Trainer!'"
- — Pewter Gym - sign
- "My rock-hard willpower is evident in even my Pokémon.
My Pokémon are all rock hard and have true-grit determination.
That's right - my Pokémon are all the Rock type!'"
- — Pewter Gym - Brock
- "There aren’t many serious Pokémon trainers here.
They’re all like Bug Catchers, you know, just hobbyists.
But Pewter Gym’s Brock isn’t like that, not one bit.'"
- — Pewter City - young man
- "Brock is cool. He's not just tough.
People like and respect him.
I want to become a Gym Leader like him.'"
- — Route 4 - boy
- "Hi. I’m excavating for fossils here under Mt. Moon.
Sometimes, Brock of Pewter Gym lends me a hand.'"
- — Mt. Moon - man
- "Brock rarely laughs, but is said to be unable to stop if he starts."
- — Pewter Museum - Pokémon Journal
- "In this big world of ours, there must be many tough trainers.
Let's both keep training and making ourselves stronger!'"
- — Message from Brock
- Main article: Brock (anime)
- Main article: Brock (Adventures)
- Rock-type Tournament
- Kanto Gym Leader Tournament
Gym Leader Castle (Second Round)[edit | edit source]
- Brock's name is a play on the word ROCK, because he is a rock type Pokémon trainer.
- In all of the Pokémon Games, Brock has an Onix or it's evolved form, Steelix.
- Brock rarely opens his eyes , but when he does, they appear to be blue.