The Player is the main protagonist of the game. He/She will embark on a Pokémon journey. The player is controlled by whoever is playing the game. The player's name is up to whoever is playing the game.
When starting , the Player has a choice of several skins.
As of version 0.33 the skins are; Ethan, Lyra, Nate, Rosa, Hilbert and Hilda.
Before this point, players could choose to be Red. (This can still be done by changing "skin|x" to "skin|Red" in the Player.dat)
Starting with the implementation of online mode in version 0.32 the player's sprite was locked to a specific sprite depending on their Player Rank. The following ranks exist in the game as of version 0.33:
Since version 0.45.1 players can upload sprites they want here, uploaded sprite will appear in game and other people see that person with sprite he uploaded.
- Before the 0.__ patch, Lyra, Nate, and Rosa were unavailable.
- Before the 0.18 patch, Lass, Bugcatcher and Youngster skin were available choices and before 0.18 Youngster was known as "14".
- Before the 0.18 patch, there were skins for Red and Blue.
- As of the 0.45.1 update, players can choose what sprites they want to appear as. (Online mode only)