The protagonist in Pokémon Red, Pokémon Blue, Pokémon Yellow, Pokémon FireRed, and Pokémon LeafGreen. The protagonist is universally male in Pokémon Red, Pokémon Blue, and Pokémon Yellow. The protagonist may be either male or female in Pokémon FireRed and Pokémon LeafGreen.
The male or female protagonist are functionally identical; the difference is in the graphic portrayal only.
The names noted here are the default names use in the games indicated; the player can edit the name when the game starts.