Kenny is a character appearing in the Diamond and Pearl series, who is a friend and rival of Dawn.


Kenny has red hair and black eyes. He wears a green T-shirt with a white border and stripe, a darker green long-sleeved undershirt, a Pokétch, khaki pants, and green and white sneakers with yellow stripes.

His Contest outfit consists of a short teal jacket with gold trim and shoulder pads, a teal vest over a white dress shirt with a dark teal tie, a pink belt, teal pants with gold vertical stripes, white leggings, and dark teal shoes.


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He lives in Twinleaf Town, the same town as where Dawn lives. Kenny always calls Dawn "Dee Dee" because of Dawn's past. Kenny also wants to be a top coordinator. Kenny's Starter Pokémon was a Piplup, now an Empoleon. He also had Ash's Turtwig train a bit about the Energy Ball, which Ash managed to teach Turtwig in full.

During the Sinnoh Grand Festival, he attempted to make a grand combo using Floatzel's Whirlpool against Empoleon's Flash Cannon, but failed and did not go to the next round. After the Grand Festival, he met up with Dawn and asked her to go on a journey with him. While Dawn had to go with Ash to support him in the League, she yelled to Kenny that they will see each other again because they both follow the same dream. It is revealed in the same episode that Kenny has fallen in love with Dawn which is why he wants her to go on a journey with him. Since Dawn rejects Kenny and goes with Ash, Pearlshippers take this as a hint that Dawn loves Ash.

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