Ichiro Takuma

タクマ・イチロー, Forrester Franklin
Forrester Franklin Japanese: Ichir Takuma is a onetime character in the Pokeacutemon anime who appeared in the episode All in a Day039s Wurmple. Forrest Franklin is Forrester039s identical twin brother Forrester is distinguished by his orange tshirt and a mole on the right side of his face. His Japanese voice actress is Makoto Tsumura and his English voice actor is Andrew Rannells. Forrest was born around Rustboro City. In the episode he has just returned there after traveling with his Pokeacutemon for a long time. When Forrester first met Ash he asked for a battle as he was impressed by Pikachu039s strength. He taught Ash about double battles and they held the first double battle in the anime since the introduction of the concept to the games in Pokeacutemon Ruby and Sapphire though the anime had previously featured one in Pokeacutemon Double Trouble. Forrester039s Ariados and Yanma used many combination attacks to provide a threat but were still defeated by Ash039s Pikachu and Treecko. This defeat made Forrester realize that he still had a lot more work to do on his battle skills. Forrester joined the group for lunch where he was reunited with Forrest. When Forrest announced his decision to travel Forrester promised that he would watch over the forest for him. Bulbapedia