Battle Subway English names revealed

Subway Bosses Ingo and Emmet revealed by ONM
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  • Monday, February 21, 2011

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The Official Nintendo Magazine UK has revealed that the English names of several concepts relating to the Battle Subway. Firstly, the Battle Subway keeps its name. Meanwhile, the Trainer class Subway Master is now Subway Boss, Nobori is now Ingo, and Kudari is now Emmet. However, it also incorrectly labeled the Poké Transfer as keeping its Japanese name, PokéShifter.

The two Subway Bosses, Ingo and Emmet

The official Pokémon Black and White website updated shortly afterward to correct the aforementioned mistake and give the names in other languages. It also revealed that the localization of the Shift Factory is Poké Transfer Lab.


Image Japanese English Spanish French German Italian
  Nobori Ingo Fero Chammal Hin Andy
  Kudari Emmet Caril Chamsin Her Torn


Image Japanese English Spanish French German Italian
  Battle Subway Battle Subway Metro Batalla Métro de Combat Kampfmetro Metrò Lotta
  Shift Factory Poké Transfer Lab Laboratorio Transfer Porterlabor


Image Japanese English Spanish French German Italian
  Subway Master Subway Boss Jefe Metro Chef Métro Metromeister Capometrò
  PokéShifter Poké Transfer Pokétransfer Poké Fret Poképorter Pokétrasporto