Pokémon Details
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Basic Info
Introduced Generation 1
Species Tadpole Pokémon
Type Water
Height 0.6m
Weight 12.4kg
Catch Rate 255
Base Happiness 70
Gender Ratio 50% Female / 50% Male
Pokédex 3D AR AR Marker
Generation 6 Cry
Names
Language Name
Chinese (Cantonese) 蚊香蝌蚪
Chinese (Mandarin) 蚊香蝌蚪
English Poliwag
French Ptitard
German Quapsel
Italian Poliwag
Japanese ニョロモ
Japanese (Romanized) Nyoromo
Japanese (Trademark) Nyoromo
Korean 발챙이
Spanish Poliwag
Dex Numbers
Abilities
  • Water Absorb: Restores HP if hit by a Water-type move instead of taking damage.
  • Damp: Prevents the use of explosive moves, such as Self-Destruct, by dampening its surroundings.
  • Swift Swim: Boosts the Pokémon’s Speed stat in rain.
Evolutionary Chain
Pokemon
Level 25
Pokemon
Water Stone
Pokemon
Pokemon
Level 25
Pokemon
Trade
Pokemon
Breeding
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Damage Taken
Electric 2x
Fire 0.5x
Grass 2x
Ice 0.5x
Steel 0.5x
Water 0.5x
Base Stats
Gen Type(s) HP ATK DEF SP. ATK SP. DEF SPEED TOTAL
8 Water 40
50
40
40
40
90
300
7 Water 40
50
40
40
40
90
300
6 Water 40
50
40
40
40
90
300
Pokédex Entries
Game Dex Flavor Text
United States Shield
United States Sword
United States Stadium2 Because it is inept at walking on its newly grown legs, it always swims around in water.
Japan Stadium おなかの うずまきは ひふが うすくて ないぞうが すけて いるため。 あるくより およぐほうが とくい。
United States Stadium The spiral on its belly is its internal organs seen through its thin skin. It is better at swimming than walking.
United States Red Its newly grown legs prevent it from running. It appears to prefer swimming than trying to stand.
United States Blue Its newly grown legs prevent it from running. It appears to prefer swimming than trying to stand.
United States Yellow The direction of the spiral on the belly differs by area. It is more adept at swimming than walking.
United States Gold Because it is inept at walking on its newly grown legs, it always swims around in water.
United States Silver The direction of its belly spiral differs by area. The equator is thought to have an effect on this.
United States Ruby Poliwag has a very thin skin. It is possible to see the Pokmeon's spiral innards right through the skin. Despite its thinnes, however, the skin is also very flexible. Even sharp fangs bounce right off it.
United States Sapphire POLIWAG has a very thin skin. It is possible to see the POKeMON's spiral innards right through the skin. Despite its thinness, however, the skin is also very flexible. Even sharp fangs bounce right off it.
United States Emerald It is possible to see this POKeMON's spiral innards right through its thin skin. However, the skin is also very flexible. Even sharp fangs bounce right off it.
United States LeafGreen Its newly grown legs prevent it from walking well. It appears to prefer swimming over walking.
United States FireRed Its slick black skin is thin and damp. A part of its internal organs can be seen through the skin as a spiral pattern.
United States Pearl Its skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
United States Diamond Its skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
United States Platinum Its skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
United States SoulSilver The direction of its belly spiral differs by area. The equator is thought to have an effect on this.
United States HeartGold Because it is inept at walking on its newly grown legs, it always swims around in water.
United States White Its skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
Japan Black ないぞうが すけて みえるほど ひふが うすい。はえたばかりの あしは あるくことが にがて。
Japan White ないぞうが すけて みえるほど ひふが うすい。はえたばかりの あしは あるくことが にがて。
United States Black Its skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
United States Black 2 Its skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
Japan White 2 ないぞうが すけて みえるほど ひふが うすい。はえたばかりの あしは あるくことが にがて。
Japan Black 2 ないぞうが すけて みえるほど ひふが うすい。はえたばかりの あしは あるくことが にがて。
United States White 2 Its skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
United States X Its slick black skin is thin and damp. A part of its internal organs can be seen through the skin as a spiral pattern.
Japan Y 渦巻の 向きは 生まれた 地方によって 違うらしい。 歩くより 泳ぐほうが 上手。
South Korea Y 배의 소용돌이 방향은 태어난 지방에 따라 다른 듯하다. 걷기보다 헤엄치기를 잘한다.
Italy Y La spirale che ha sulla pancia varia da zona a zona. È molto più bravo nel nuoto che nella corsa.
Spain Y La dirección de la espiral en el vientre cambia según el área. Prefiere nadar a correr.
France Y Le sens de la spirale sur son ventre diffère selon son origine. Il préfère la nage à la marche.
Germany Y Dieses Pokémon kann sehr schlecht laufen. Sein Bauchmuster ist unterschiedlich, je nach Region.
United States Y The direction of the spiral on the belly differs by area. It is more adept at swimming than walking.
Japan X スベスベした くろいひふは うすく しめっている。ないぞうの いちぶが すけて うずまきじょうに みえる。
Germany X Seine glatte, schwarze Haut ist dünn und feucht. Teilweise sind seine Innereien als spiralförmige Muster sichtbar.
France X Sa peau est humide, lisse et surtout très fine. La forme en spirale sur son ventre est en fait une partie de ses organes internes que l’on peut apercevoir.
Spain X Tiene una piel extraordinaria, fina y húmeda, que deja entrever las vísceras que tiene dispuestas en espiral.
South Korea X 매끄럽고 검은 피부는 얇고 축축하다. 내장 일부가 비쳐서 소용돌이 모양으로 보인다.
Japan Y うずまきの むきは うまれた ちほうに よって ちがうらしい。 あるくより およぐほうが じょうず。
Japan X スベスベした 黒い皮膚は 薄く 湿っている。内臓の 一部が 透けて 渦巻状に 見える。
Italy X Dalla pelle nera, lucida, umida e sottile si intravedono gli organi interni, che formano una spirale.
Germany Alpha Sapphire Quapsel hat eine sehr dünne Haut. Durch sie hindurch kann man sogar sein spiralförmiges Inneres sehen. Obwohl seine Haut so dünn ist, ist sie sehr elastisch. Selbst scharfe Reißzähne können sie nicht durchdringen.
United States Omega Ruby Poliwag has a very thin skin. It is possible to see the Pokémon’s spiral innards right through the skin. Despite its thinness, however, the skin is also very flexible. Even sharp fangs bounce right off it.
Japan Alpha Sapphire 渦巻き 模様の 内臓が 透けてしまうほど 薄い 皮膚だが 鋭い キバを はね返す 弾力を 持っているのだ。
South Korea Alpha Sapphire 소용돌이 모양인 내장이 비칠 정도로 얇은 피부이지만 날카로운 이빨을 튕겨내는 탄력을 지니고 있다.
Italy Alpha Sapphire Poliwag ha una pelle molto sottile, attraverso cui è possibile intravedere i suoi organi interni spiraliformi. Nonostante il suo esiguo spessore, la pelle è molto elastica. Anche le zanne più affilate non riescono a lacerarla.
Spain Alpha Sapphire Poliwag tiene una piel muy fina. Tanto que es posible entrever a través de la misma las vísceras en espiral que tiene. La piel, aunque fina, tiene la ventaja de ser flexible y hacer rebotar hasta los colmillos más afilados.
France Alpha Sapphire Ptitard a une peau très fine. On peut même voir les entrailles en spirale de ce Pokémon à travers sa peau. Malgré sa finesse, cette peau est aussi très élastique. Même les crocs les plus acérés rebondissent dessus.
Japan Omega Ruby うずまき もようの ないぞうが すけてしまうほど うすい ひふだが するどい キバを はねかえす だんりょくを もっているのだ。
Japan Alpha Sapphire うずまき もようの ないぞうが すけてしまうほど うすい ひふだが するどい キバを はねかえす だんりょくを もっているのだ。
United States Alpha Sapphire Poliwag has a very thin skin. It is possible to see the Pokémon’s spiral innards right through the skin. Despite its thinness, however, the skin is also very flexible. Even sharp fangs bounce right off it.
Japan Omega Ruby 渦巻き 模様の 内臓が 透けてしまうほど 薄い 皮膚だが 鋭い キバを はね返す 弾力を 持っているのだ。
South Korea Omega Ruby 소용돌이 모양인 내장이 비칠 정도로 얇은 피부이지만 날카로운 이빨을 튕겨내는 탄력을 지니고 있다.
Italy Omega Ruby Poliwag ha una pelle molto sottile, attraverso cui è possibile intravedere i suoi organi interni spiraliformi. Nonostante il suo esiguo spessore, la pelle è molto elastica. Anche le zanne più affilate non riescono a lacerarla.
Spain Omega Ruby Poliwag tiene una piel muy fina. Tanto que es posible entrever a través de la misma las vísceras en espiral que tiene. La piel, aunque fina, tiene la ventaja de ser flexible y hacer rebotar hasta los colmillos más afilados.
France Omega Ruby Ptitard a une peau très fine. On peut même voir les entrailles en spirale de ce Pokémon à travers sa peau. Malgré sa finesse, cette peau est aussi très élastique. Même les crocs les plus acérés rebondissent dessus.
Germany Omega Ruby Quapsel hat eine sehr dünne Haut. Durch sie hindurch kann man sogar sein spiralförmiges Inneres sehen. Obwohl seine Haut so dünn ist, ist sie sehr elastisch. Selbst scharfe Reißzähne können sie nicht durchdringen.
United States Sun The swirl on its belly is its internal organs showing through. If the swirl is tinged white, that means it’s affected by some disease.
United States Moon It’s still not very good at walking. Its Trainers should train this Pokémon to walk every day.
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