Art from Solar Light & Lunar Dark.

Gender Male
Eye color Green
Hair color Blonde
Hometown Soltree Town
Region Rikoto
Trainer class Pokémon Trainer, Player character
Generation WTI
Games Solar Light & Lunar Dark

Cole is the male player character in Pokémon Solar Light & Lunar Dark. His female counterpart is Ella.

In the games

As the protagonist

Cole lives in the peaceful town of Soltree Town with his parents. He and Rodney, his childhood friend and rival, embark on a journey with the help of Pokémon Professor Prof. Pinewood who gives him and Rodney a starter Pokémon (Herovor, Purrlit or Salatad) and a Pokédex. The Pokémon Professor then ask him if he can send him another Trainer from Mossy Town, named Keira, who forgot to come and get her starter Pokémon.


Cole Sprite ColeBack - ColeFront2
Sprite from Solar Light & Lunar Dark Back sprite from Solar Light & Lunar Dark Challenge sprite from Solar Light & Lunar Dark Overworld sprite from Solar Light & Lunar Dark


  • Water Type Gym Leader Wade from Waytide City is his brother (or Ella's brother if the player chose the female character). Strangely, this is never adressed from the player character's parents.


Language Name Origin
Japanese フユキ Fuyuki Comes from 冬 fuyu, "winter". Also a common Japanese name.
English Cole

From charcoal. Also a common given name.

French Nicolas Similar as English.