Alder is a character in Pokémon Black & White. He is the Unova League Champion.

Pokémon Black & White Edit

Episode 23: Daily Garbage Run Edit

West of Nimbasa City, Alder is met by Emile/Blair and Cheren, while they're being escorted by Elesa. He introduces himself as Champion.

Episode 35: Riding the Otter Edit

Alder gives advice to Cheren and Emile on Route 7, hopping off of a cliff. He then gives them both the HM for Surf.

Episode 44: The Upward Spiral Edit

After N reveals that he has captured Reshiram, Bianca, Cedric, Emile, Cheren, Brycen, and Alder discuss it at the base of Dragonspiral Tower.

Episode 45: Ancient Relics Edit

Deep within the Relic Castle, Ghetsis and Alder face off verbally.

Once Emile reaches Nacrene Museum and receives the Dark Stone from Lenora, Alder advises Emile to go to Opelucid City in order to ask the Gym Leader if they know how Zekrom can be awakened from the stone.

Episode 78: Down to the 'Wire Edit

After defeating the other Elite Four members, Emile has his showdown against Alder. The intense battle ends in Alder's favour, although he is left only with his last Pokémon.

Episode 79: Alder History Edit

Emile has a rematch against Alder, finally taking him down once and for all.

Trivia Edit

  • Alder bears a striking resemblance to Dakim.
  • Alder is the first Champion to be immediately identified as such.
    • Ironically, he is also the first Champion to not be battled by the player the first time they reach the Elite Four.
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