Janine is the gym leader of Fuchsia City. Her predecessor, Koga, is also her father. Like her father, Janine is a ninja and she specializes in poison-type Pokémon. Her badge is the Soul Badge.
Suicune challenges Janine in its search for a worthy trainer; however, it leaves.
Janine later competes in the tournament between the Kanto and Johto gym leaders.
- Koga and Roxie also train poison-type Pokémon