Cheren is one of your childhood friends who will start a journey with you. His goal is to become the Pokémon Champion!
Bianca is a childhood friend who, despite her father's initial reluctance, goes on an adventure with you. You'll meet up with her frequently.
Professor Juniper is a brilliant lady who lives in your hometown. As a Pokémon Researcher, she'll play an important role throughout your journey. Before you begin your adventure, you'll want to stop by her lab—she has an important task for you. Professor Juniper wants you to discover every Pokémon in the Unova region.
Professor Juniper's friend will hand you the C-Gear, a device with a variety of communication features. Fennel needs your help to complete her research.
Cedric Juniper is Professor Juniper's father, and they both share a deep enthusiasm for Pokémon. He's also something of a technical wizard, as he'll upgrade your Pokédex in a snap.