Professor Rowan is a major character in Pokémon Platinum. Rowan is an ally to Emile, Dawn, and Barry both in the journey to complete the Pokédex and the battle against Team Galactic. He is also the one who gave Emile his Turtwig, Barry his Chimchar, and Dawn her Piplup.
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Rowan first appeared alongside his assistant Dawn. Rowan gave Emile and Barry their very first Pokémon.
Rowen gave Emile his Pokédex.
Two Team Galactic Grunts attempted to rob Rowan of his research, however Emile and Dawn came to his rescue. He then gave the Grunts a good scolding, and they ran away.
Rowan joined Emile and Cynthia in Emile's crowning as League Champion.
Rowan joined Emile and Cynthia in Emile's second crowning as League Champion.
- Rowan is the 5th Pokémon Professor to appear in a Let's Play, after Professor Oak in Pokémon FireRed and Pokémon Crystal, Professor Elm in Pokémon Crystal, Professor Birch in Pokémon Emerald, and Professor Krane in Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness.