Dawn () is the female choice for the player character in Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum. Her male counterpart is Lucas.
Other Pokémon games
In the anime
Dawn appears as a supporting traveller in the Sinnoh region of the anime series. She is a strong female lead and is often seen with her starter Pokémon, Piplup.
In the anime, her dream is to become Top Coordinator in Pokémon Contests like her mother Johanna.
In the anime, Dawn owns her starter Pokémon Piplup, a Buneary, a Pachirisu, a Cyndaquil, a Mamoswine, and a Togekiss.
Swinub → Piloswine → Mamoswine
Egg → Cyndaquil → Quilava