List of Pokémon (494–545)

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The Pokémon franchise has 719 (as of the release of Pokémon X and Y) distinctive fictional species classified as the titular Pokémon. This is a selected listing of 52 of the Pokémon species, originally found in the Black and White versions, arranged as they are in the main game series' National Pokédex.

Victini[edit]

Number: 494 Type: Psychic/Fire Does not evolve

Victini, known as the Victory Pokémon,[1] is a small rodent-like Pokémon. Its large pointed ears are shaped like letter V. It is said that a trainer with a Victini will always win any kind of battle.[2] It produces infinite energy within itself and shares it with others by touching them,[3] making their bodies overflow with power.[4] Victini was designed by Mana Ibe, under the instructions from game director Junichi Masuda that it would be more appealing to women. He commented that he liked Victini the best of all Pokémon.[5]

Victini, similar to earlier Pokémon species Mew, Celebi, Jirachi, and Shaymin, can only be obtained via an official distribution events. In the story of the games, this Victini was brought to Liberty Garden and locked up in a room to keep it safe and make sure it never fell into the wrong hands. Team Plasma arrives on the island to free Victini into the world, and the player must stop them and then capture Victini, as it wishes to find a worthy trainer. Victini has the Unova regional Pokédex #000, which makes it the first non-glitch Pokémon that has such designation in any regional Pokédex. Victini also appears in the Pokémon spin-off game Battle & Get! Pokémon Typing DS where players type in the names of Pokémon that they see. It is also a non-player character in PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond and Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity. Victini also appears in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Super Smash Bros. for Wii U as a Master Ball Pokémon.

In a teaser trailer shown by Pokémon Sunday, alongside with Unova's legendary Pokémon, Zekrom and Reshiram, Victini starred in the 14th Pokémon films Pokémon the Movie: Black—Victini and Reshiram and White—Victini and Zekrom.[6]

Starting the release of Pokémon Black and White in Japan on September 18, 2010, the company released the Liberty Ticket (リバティチケット Ribati Chiketto?), a special item that allows players to get in touch and capture Victini that cannot be caught normally in the games.[7] In English speaking countries, the item is known as the Liberty Pass and was distributed from March 6 to April 10, 2011, in the United States, Canada, and Australia.[8][9][10] The Pass Liberté (French), Gartenpass (German), Ticket Libertad (Spanish), Liberticket (Italian), or Liberty Pass (English & Dutch) was distributed in European nations from March 4 to April 22.[11][12][13] Another unique Victini was released for a promotion for the Victini and the Black Hero: Zekrom and Victini and the White Hero: Reshiram films, which has an attack which cannot be learned by the Victini given out to commemorate the games' release.

GamesRadar's Carolyn Gudmundson commented that it was "definitely worthy of his legendary status" due to its power, also praising it for being cute like Celebi, Mew, Jirachi, and Shaymin, but unique from them as well. She describes it as "cute yet aggressive", adding on that it is "ultra-Japanese", citing its "V-for-victory hand pose and bento apple rabbit ear design."[14] When the design was revealed, GamesRadar discussed whether Victini was "cool or not", with the question of the week being what the readers thought of it, specifically whether it held up to previous cute legendary Pokémon.[15] Joystiq's Griffin McElroy called it adorable.[16]

Snivy[edit]

Number: 495 Type: Grass Evolves from: None Evolves into: Servine

Snivy[17] (ツタージャ Tsutāja?, Tsutarja), known as the Grass Snake Pokémon, is one of the starter Pokémon in the Pokémon Black and White versions. Its arms and tails are similar to a palmate tree with three prongs, respectively. A Snivy uses its tail to process photosynthesis, and if it loses energy, its tail sags gradually.[18] When charged up with sun's energy, its movement speed sharpens.[19] Snivy is known to behave accordingly in situations.[19] In an interview with Ken Sugimori, he explained that Snivy was based on snakes that look like vines, and would have an aristocrat-like personality. He also stated that Snivy's evolution would be Western style of design.[20]

It was first revealed as a silhouette on the May 9, 2010, episode of Pokémon Sunday.[21] In the anime, Snivy was first seen in "In the Shadow of Zekrom" as the starter Pokémon of Trip, a beginner trainer in the Unova region.[22] In "Snivy Plays Hard to Catch", Ash Ketchum also encounters a female Snivy which he captures, with difficulty.[23] Snivy is also featured along with the other starter Pokémon in the Pokémon Adventures manga as one of the starters in Professor Juniper's lab. Snivy is Monta's starter Pokémon in the Pokémon Master Black & White manga.

In a poll by Official Nintendo Magazine, it was voted as the most popular of the Starter Pokémon from Pokémon Black and White.[24][25] As such, it was nicknamed "Smugleaf" by fans and quickly became an internet meme.[26][27] GamesRadar's Gudmundson called it "arguably the coolest-looking starter of the three."[28] Gudmundson later noted its quality as a grass Pokémon due to a healthy movepool of grass-type moves.[29] IGN's Audrey Drake and Rich George chose Snivy as their starting Pokémon; Drake chose it "because he's a little badass" and due to it being the most challenging, while George described him as "mischievous". Drake found its final form's lack of arms to be weird, while George called it an "awesome snake." Fellow IGN editor Sam Claiborn described Snivy as an "abomination."[30]

Servine[edit]

Number: 496 Type: Grass Evolves from: Snivy Evolves into: Serperior

Servine[31] (ジャノビー Janobī?, Janovy), a Grass Snake Pokémon, is the evolution of Snivy. Servine resembles a grass snake, and its appearance is very similar to Snivy except its back is grown by three palmate leaves with three prongs each. During a battle, it can run as if gliding from the ground that may bewilder its enemies.[32] It evades attack by passing overgrown plants and then whipping the foe quickly.[33]

In the anime, a Servine is first seen battling against a Dewott in one of the Battle Clubs in the Unova region.[34] Trip's Snivy was revealed to have evolved into a Servine some time before Trip's second battle against Ash Ketchum.[35]

Serperior[edit]

Number: 497 Type: Grass Evolves from: Servine Evolves into: None

Serperior (ジャローダ Jarōda?, Jalorda), known as the Regal Pokémon, is the final evolution of Snivy. Unlike its pre-evolutions, Serperior has no legs anymore and has retained its short hands. Serperior is more snake-like than Snivy and Servine. It intimidates its foe by raising its head high and glaring at them, usually petrifying enemies.[36][37] If it faces a formidable enemy, Serperior tends to battle seriously.[37] It increases its power by utilizing solar energy in its body.[36]

Serperior debuts in the anime in the episode, Jostling for the Junior Cup, under the ownership of Trip. It evolved from his Servine before then. It also appears in "New Places Familiar Faces" in one of Nanette's fantasies.

In a poll by Official Nintendo Magazine, Serperior was voted as one of the best Pokémon from Black and White. Editor Thomas East stated that "not many people would dispute that choosing Snivy as a Starter is all worth it in the end for its awesome final evolution.".[38]

Tepig[edit]

Number: 498 Type: Fire Evolves from: None Evolves into: Pignite

Tepig[17] (ポカブ?, Pokabu) is a Fire Pig Pokémon that resembles a pig and is one of the starter Pokémon for Pokémon Black and White versions. When hungry, it uses its flame to cook for its food.[39] It blows fire from its nostrils, but this is replaced with smoke when it catches a cold.[40] In an interview with Ken Sugimori, he stated that Tepig's evolution would be Chinese style of design.[20] Tepig's original Japanese name is a portmanteau of Pokapoka (ぽかぽか?), a Japanese word that refers to the warm feeling that circulates repeatedly throughout a body, and Bū (ブー?), which refers to a pig's sound.Tepig was the third Pokémon that Ash Ketchum caught in the Unova region. In the English version, Tepig was voiced by Marc Thompson.

In the anime, Tepig was first seen in In the Shadow of Zekrom!, under the ownership of Professor Juniper, as one of the starter Pokémon to be chosen by Trip. One later appears as an unfortunate Pokémon that was left behind by its trainer in Battle Club, after being defeated in a challenge. Ash Ketchum befriended the Pokémon and captured it afterward.[34] This Tepig later evolved into Pignite in the episode Evolution by Fire! in a battle against the trainer who abandoned it. In the Pokémon Adventures manga, Tepig, along with Oshawott and Snivy appear when Black accidentally drops his box containing the Pokémon. The Tepig eventually joins his team and is named "Poka", which is short for Tepig's Japanese name, Pokabu. Tepig is Cheren's starter Pokémon in the Pokémon Master Black & White manga series. In the English anime Pokémon, Tepig was voiced by Marc Thompson.

The Escapist criticized Tepig's evolution line for being another Fire/Fighting type starter.[41] Game Informer '​s Jeff Marchiafava criticized its name for possibly being a pun of "tepid", which means lukewarm.[42] GamesRadar's Carolyn Gudmundson criticized its evolutionary line; while she enjoyed the first form's design, she felt that the final form was a disappointment, as well as the use of a combination of fire and fighting as its type, a type combination used for the last three fire starters.[43] IGN's Sam Claiborn chose Tepig as his starting Pokémon due to its final form which he described as a "bipedal pig demon".[30]

Pignite[edit]

Number: 499 Type: Fire/Fighting Evolves from: Tepig Evolves into: Emboar

Pignite[44] (チャオブー Chaobū?, Chaoboo), a Fire Pig Pokémon, is the evolved form of Tepig. Its appearance is somewhat similar to its pre-evolution except that it stands on its two feet and is adorned with golden features on its chest. When mad, its power increases which comes from the food it ate and converted to fuel.[45] In addition to that, its speed and sharpness also increases.[46] Just like it's pre-evolution, in the English anime, Pignite was voiced by Marc Thompson.

In the anime, Pignite made its debut appearance in Minccino-Neat and Tidy! under the ownership of Bianca. It evolves into an Emboar prior to Search for the Clubultimate! Ash's Tepig evolves into Pignite in the episode Evolution by Fire!

Emboar[edit]

Number: 500 Type: Fire/Fighting Evolves from: Pignite Evolves into: None

Emboar (エンブオー Enbuō?, Enbuoh) known as the Mega Fire Pig Pokémon, is the final evolution of Tepig. While it still appears to have resemblance to its pre-evolution, Emboar is much more boar-like than pig-like. Additionally, it appears to have beard-like fire that circles its neck and shoulders. It has longer tusks that protrude from its jaw, and golden adornment around its waist. Emboar utilizes the flames on its neck during battle, where it uses its fist to set up combined fire and fighting moves on opponents.[47] When leveling up, it masters up both fighting skills with speed and powers combined.[48]

Emboar debuts in the anime in Search for the Clubultimate! under the ownership of Bianca, having evolved from Pignite.

GamesRadar called it "such a disappointment design-wise."[49]

Oshawott[edit]

Number: 501 Type: Water Evolves from: None Evolves into: Dewott

Oshawott (ミジュマル?, Mijumaru), known as the Sea Otter Pokémon, has a shell on its belly made of the same components as fingernails. It can detach the shell from its body and use it as a blade. Oshawott appears in Pokémon Black and White, where it is first available as a Starter Pokémon for players to choose from alongside Snivy and Tepig.

Dewott[edit]

Number: 502 Type: Water Evolves from: Oshawott Evolves into: Samurott

Dewott (フタチマル?, Futachimaru), known as the Discipline Pokémon, has two shells, both of which it uses as weapons. With rigorous training, Dewott acquires the ability to perform two-shell attacks with flowing swordsmanship.

Samurott[edit]

Number: 503 Type: Water Evolves from: Dewott Evolves into: None

Samurott (ダイケンキ Daikenki?), known as the Formidable Pokémon, is a quadruped, sea lion-like Pokémon. It can silence its enemies by glaring at them, and it can defeat an opponent by swinging the sword on its armor.

Patrat[edit]

Number: 504 Type: Normal Evolves from: None Evolves into: Watchog

Patrat[50] (ミネズミ Minezumi?), known as the Lookout Pokémon, is a rodent-like Pokémon that resembles a chipmunk. It continues keeping watch for several days, saving up food in its cheek pouches. It signals to its companions with its tail.[51] They are extremely wary and keep watch outside their burrows in turns. They become anxious if no one keeps watch.[52]

Patrat first appeared in the first few episodes of the Pokémon: Black and White anime. Multiple Patrat made a brief cameo in Black and White episode 3 with multiple Pidove and Deerling where they needed help from Ash and his friends. In the Pokémon Master Black & White manga, Monta captures a Patrat in the first chapter.

Patrat and its evolution Watchog were called "fairly unremarkable aside from their intense facial expressions" by GamesRadar's Carolyn Gudmundson.[53] Gudmundson later noted it as a "Bidoof analog", in spite of the fact that it can only learn one Hidden Machine, whereas Bidoof can learn many. She adds that it is very easy to become bored of it.[54] Official Nintendo Magazine '​s Chris Schilling commented that Patrat was the "new Bidoof".[55]

Watchog[edit]

Number: 505 Type: Normal Evolves from: Patrat Evolves into: None

Watchog[56] (ミルホッグ Miruhoggu?, Miruhog), known as the Precaution Pokémon, is the evolved form of Patrat. It attacks by hurling the seeds of berries collected in its cheek sacs. When it spots an enemy it stands its tail erect.[57] It makes the patterns on its body shine in order to intimidate enemies. It has eyes that can see its surroundings even in the dark.[58]

In the anime, Nacrene City Gym Leader Lenora has a Watchog and she uses it in "A Night in the Nacrene City Museum!!" where it used its ability to reveal Yamask's presence. She then uses it against Ash in his Gym Battle in "The Battle Acconding to Lenora" where it defeats his Oshawott with Thunderbolt. It appears once more in "Rematch at the Nacrene Gym!", where it is defeated by Oshawott's Aqua Jet. A Watchog is implied to be owned by Cameron in BW108.

Game Informer '​s Jeff Marchiafava described Watchog as a "pissed-off meerkat", and further calling it a "disgruntled-looking jerk".[42] An editor for GamesRadar included it in a satirical character battle between their "ultimate hated characters".[59]

Lillipup[edit]

Number: 506 Type: Normal Evolves from: None Evolves into: Herdier

Lillipup[60] (ヨーテリー Yōterī?, Yorterrie) is known as the Puppy Pokémon. The long hairs covering its face are excellent radars. It delicately senses the state of its surroundings.

In the anime, Lillipup appeared under the ownership of Lenora, where it won in a battle against Ash's Tepig. Later, when it evolved into a Herdier, it lost against Ash's Tepig during the Rematch in "Rematch At The Nacrene City Gym."

GamesRadar's Carolyn Gudmundson noted it as being initially weak, but becomes quite powerful in its final evolution.[61] Official Nintendo Magazine '​s Chris Schilling called Lillipup the new Rattata.[55]

Herdier[edit]

Number: 507 Type: Normal Evolves from: Lillipup Evolves into: Stoutland

Herdier[62] (ハーデリア Hāderia?, Herderrier), known as the Loyal Dog Pokémon, is a dog-like Pokémon with particular similarities to a Yorkshire Terrier. Its face sports an abundance of cream fur, forming a "mustache" and a three-pointed crest of fur on its head. Its ears are large and perked, and it has a shaggy dark blue pelt on its body and tail. Its limbs are orange-brown. The black fur that covers its body like a cape is heavy, and softens the impact of attacks.[63] Faithful to its trainer's instructions, it has helped trainers raise Pokémon since long ago.[64]

The Escapist commented that while much of the Pokémon in Pokémon Black and White look weird, "I will readily admit to wanting to hug that Yorkshire Terrier one, though. It's just too cute!"[41]

Stoutland[edit]

Number: 508 Type: Normal Evolves from: Herdier Evolves into: None

Stoutland (ムーランド Mūrando?, Mooland), known as the Big-Hearted Pokémon, is a dog-like Pokémon that is the final evolution of Lillipup. It looks very similar to Herdier, its pre-evolved form, with a brown base coat, black-gray thicker fur, and white-cream thick fur on its face like a long mustache. Stoutland are very talented at saving people, especially people stranded in the mountains or at sea. Its thick fur protects it from freezing cold temperatures.

Stoutland debuted in the anime under the ownership of Burgundy. It battled Ash's Palpitoad in the Club Battle and lost.

Stoutland's name comes from stout, meaning bulky or tough, and the last part of the dog breed Newfoundland.

Purrloin[edit]

Number: 509 Type: Dark Evolves from: None Evolves into: Liepard

Purrloin[65] (チョロネコ Choroneko?), known as the Devious Pokémon, is a purple feline Pokémon. It plays with and steals people's belongings. Even the people it steals from unconsciously forgive it due to its charming behavior.[66] Its adorable behavior causes people to let down their guard, and it takes that opportunity to steal their belongings. If it gets mad it will fight back with its claws.[67]

GamesRadar's Carolyn Gudmundson noted it and its evolution as a decent Dark-type pair, though the stats are somewhat low.[68]

Liepard[edit]

Number: 510 Type: Dark Evolves from: Purrloin Evolves into: None

Liepard[69] (レパルダス Reparudasu?, Lepardas), known as the Cruel Pokémon, is the evolved form of Purrloin. They vanish and appear unexpectedly.[70] They also stealthily sneak up to its target, striking from behind before the victim has any time to react.[71] They resemble purple Leopards. They are one of the most commonly used Pokémon in Team Plasma.

Liepard was originally planned to make its anime debut in the Team Rocket vs Team Plasma! 2-part episode, but it was postponed due to the tsunami in Japan. It made its true debut under the ownership of Stephan in BW106.

Pansage[edit]

Number: 511 Type: Grass Evolves from: None Evolves into: Simisage

Pansage[72] (ヤナップ Yanappu?) is known as the Grass Monkey Pokémon. It is part of a trio that seems to be inspired by the three wise monkeys motif; with its mouth open, Pansage represents "speak no evil".[73] Pansage lives in thick forests,[74] and shares the leaves on its head with exhausted Pokémon. They have the effect of relieving from fatigue.[75]

In the anime, Cilan owns a Pansage that first appeared along with Pansear and Panpour owned by Chili and Cress respectively.[76] In the Pocket Monsters BW manga, Cilan uses a Pansage against Isamu Akai's Clefairy in issue 3 when he tries to instigate a fight between Cilan, Chili, and Cress. In the Pokémon Master Black & White manga, Cheren uses a Pansage against Monta in a triple battle.

Game Informer '​s Jeff Marchiafava stated that its ability, Gluttony, "almost makes up for the broccoli growing out of its head".[42] GamesRadar's Carolyn Gudmundson commented that it was the most appealing of the three monkeys, design-wise. She also compared it to Eevee and its evolutions, due to each one being of a different type: grass, fire, and water.[77]

Simisage[edit]

Number: 512 Type: Grass Evolves from: Pansage Evolves into: None

Simisage (ヤナッキー Yanakkī?, Yanakkie), known as the Thorn Monkey Pokémon, evolves from Pansage when using Leaf Stone. It is known for being a wild Pokémon which strikes out with its thorn covered tail.

Pansear[edit]

Number: 513 Type: Fire Evolves from: None Evolves into: Simisear

Pansear[78] (バオップ Baoppu?) is known as the High Tempature Pokémon. It is part of a trio that seems to be inspired by the three wise monkeys motif; with its hand by its ear, Pansear represents "hear no evil".[73] It resides in caves near volcanoes. When it is angry, the temperature of the tuft on its head increases to over 300 degrees Celsius.

In the anime, Pansear appears under the ownership of Chili, where it loses in a battle against Ash's Tepig. It reappears when Chili returns, this time battling Ash's Oshawott and winning.

Simisear[edit]

Number: 514 Type: Fire Evolves from: Pansear Evolves into: None

Simisear (バオッキー Baokkī?, Baokkie), known as the Ember Pokémon, evolves from Pansear when a Fire Stone is used on it. It scatters embers from its head and tail to sear its opponents. It also enjoys sweets, as they become energy for the fire burning in its body.

Panpour[edit]

Number: 515 Type: Water Evolves from: None Evolves into: Simipour

Panpour[79] (ヒヤップ Hiyappu?) is known as the Spray Pokémon. It is part of a trio that seems to be inspired by the three wise monkeys motif; with its eyes closed, Panpour represents "see no evil".[73] It used to live in forests in ancient times, but its body changed so it could live on the waterside more easily. It can store water in the tuft on its head.

In the anime, Panpour appears under the ownership of Cress, where it wins in a battle against Ash's Pikachu.

Simipour[edit]

Number: 516 Type: Water Evolves from: Panpour Evolves into: None

Simipour (ヒヤッキー Hiyakkī?, Hiyakkie), known as the Geyser Pokémon, evolves from Panpour when a Water Stone is used on it. The tuft on its head holds water. When the water level is running low, it will siphon water using its tail.[80] The water which is expelled from its tail is of such high pressure that it can destroy concrete.[81]

Munna[edit]

Number: 517 Type: Psychic Evolves from: None Evolves into: Musharna

Munna[82] (ムンナ?) is known as the Dream Eater Pokémon. It resembles a round pink tapir with purple floral patterns on its body. It can smoke out a projection after eating the dreams of people and Pokémon. It evolves into Musharna when exposed to a Moon Stone.

Munna makes its anime debut in Dreams by the Yard Full! under the ownership of Fennel. It reappears whenever Fennel does.

Game Informer '​s Jeff Marchiafava stated "the fact that it can eat my dreams makes it one Pokémon that I would want as an ally rather than an enemy."[42]

Musharna[edit]

Number: 518 Type: Psychic Evolves from: Munna Evolves into: None

Musharna[83] (ムシャーナ Mushāna?), known as the Drowsing Pokémon, is a rounded, fetal pig- or tapir-like Pokémon. Many of the dreams of people and Pokémon are packed into the smoke emitted from its forehead.[84] It makes the dreams it ate materialize. The smoke leaking from its forehead changes form into the things from the dreams.[85]

Musharna appears in Black and White episode 6, "Dreams by the Yard Full".

Game Informer '​s Jeff Marchiafava criticized Musharna, stating the way it emits dreams from its forehead, calling it "terrifying!"[42]

Pidove[edit]

Number: 519 Type: Normal/Flying Evolves from: None Evolves into: Tranquill

Pidove[86] (マメパト Mamepato?) is also known as the Tiny Pigeon Pokémon. Though it listens to its Trainer's instructions, its nature means it doesn't always understand them.[87] A Pokémon that lives in urban areas. It loves company so many of them gather in parks and plazas.[88]

In Black and White episode 2 "Enter Iris And Axew!", after Ash was attacked by a flock of Pidove that later flew away, one was left behind. He battled and eventually caught it. It eventually evolves into Tranquill in episode 22 "A Venipede Stampede!". In the Pokémon Adventures manga, a Pidove is one of the Pokémon employed by White in her BW Agency.

Official Nintendo Magazine '​s Chris Schilling commented that Pidove was the new Pidgey.[55]

Tranquill[edit]

Number: 520 Type: Normal/Flying Evolves from: Pidove Evolves into: Unfezant

Tranquill (ハトーボー Hatōbō?, Hatoboh), known as the Wild Pigeon Pokémon, is the evolved form of Pidove. It is believed that, deep within the forest where Tranquill live, there is a peaceful country without strife.[89]

In the anime, Ash's Pidove evolves into a Tranquill in Best Wishes! episode 22 "A Venipede Stampede!" after seeing Trip's Tranquill in action. In episode 44, a flock of wild Tranquill appears, enraged at a Purrloin for stealing their berries.

Unfezant[edit]

Number: 521 Type: Normal/Flying Evolves from: Tranquill Evolves into: None

Unfezant (ケンホロウ Kenhorō?, Kenhallow), known as the Proud Pokémon, evolves from Tranquill, and is the final form of Pidove. Unfezant are one of the few Pokémon to have very noticeable gender differences. The males have large, pink, ribbon-like wattles, and green underbellies. The females have a small crest, and brown underbellies. Males swing their head plumage to threaten opponents,[90] and will never let themselves feel close to anyone other than their trainers.[91] The females have flying abilities that surpass those of the males.[90]

A male Unfezant makes its anime debut under the ownership of Skyla in the episode Cilan Takes Flight! In the next episode, Ash's Tranquill evolves into a female Unfezant.

Blitzle[edit]

Number: 522 Type: Electric Evolves from: None Evolves into: Zebstrika

Blitzle[92] (シママ Shimama?), known as the Electrified Pokémon, is a zebra-like Pokémon. Its mane shines when it discharges electricity. It communicates with its comrades by the light of its mane.[93] It appears when the sky is obscured by thunderclouds. It uses its mane to catch lightning and store the electricity.[94]

In the anime, Blitzle debuts in the episode Oshawott's Lost Scalchop! under the ownership of Stephan. It evolves into a Zebstrika some time before the Club Battle.

Game Informer '​s Jeff Marchiafava stated, "Something about Blitzle seems like it's trying too hard."[42]

Zebstrika[edit]

Number: 523 Type: Electric Evolves from: Blitzle Evolves into: None

Zebstrika (ゼブライカ Zeburaika?, Zebraika), known as the Thunderbolt Pokémon, is the evolved form of Blitzle. It is known for its ill tempered nature, and when its angry, the lightning that shoots from its mane goes in all directions.

Zebstrika makes its anime debut in the anime episode Reunion Battles in Nimbasa!, having evolved from Stephan's Blitzle.

Roggenrola[edit]

Number: 524 Type: Rock Evolves from: None Evolves into: Boldore

Roggenrola (ダンゴロ Dangoro?), known as the Mantle Pokémon, is a blue rock-like Pokémon with a yellow hexagonal "ear".[95] It has brown feet, and a brown rocky figure extending from the top of its body. Compressed underground, its body is as hard as steel.[95] They were discovered a hundred years ago in an earthquake fissure. Inside each one is an energy core.[96]

Roggenrola made its anime debut in "Gotta Catch a Roggenrola" where Ash Ketchum caught one after using his Tepig to catch one. It later evolved into Boldore in "Battling the King of the Mines" while battling Clay's Excadrill.

In the Pokémon Master Black & White manga, Monta uses a Roggenrola against Cheren in a triple battle.

Boldore[edit]

Number: 525 Type: Rock Evolves from: Roggenrola Evolves into: Gigalith

Boldore (ガントル Gantoru?, Gantol), known as the Ore Pokémon, is the evolved form of Roggenrola, and will evolve into Gigalith when traded. Boldore is a blue Rock-type Pokémon, with orange crystals on its back and feet. These crystals formed when energy leaked from Boldore's body.[97] Whenever its power gets too great, the orange crystals on its body glow. It is often found underground in caves, looking for water.[98]

Ash currently owns a Boldore after evolving it from Roggenrola in "Battling the King of the Mines".

Gigalith[edit]

Number: 526 Type: Rock Evolves from: Boldore Evolves into: None

Gigalith[99] (ギガイアス Gigaiasu?, Gigaiath), known as the Compressed Pokémon, is a blue quadruped Pokémon with various red crystal-like objects on its body. It evolves from Boldore when traded, and is the final form of Roggenrolla. It compresses energy in the core inside its body in order to attack with enough power to blow away mountains.[100] It absorbs sunlight with its orange-colored crystal and shoots energy from its mouth.[101]

Game Informer '​s Jeff Marchiafava praised it, stating "Gigalith is exactly what you would want out of a Pokémon".[42]

Woobat[edit]

Number: 527 Type: Psychic/Flying Evolves from: None Evolves into: Swoobat

Woobat[102] (コロモリ Koromori?), known as the Bat Pokémon, is a white, shaggy creature based upon the Honduran white bat. It has a piggish, large nose with a nostril in the shape of a heart. Its eyes are hidden behind two shaggy tufts of fur. It has a large mouth with a single fang, and two relatively small wings on either side of it. It lives in dark forests and caves. It explores its surroundings by releasing ultrasonic waves from its nostrils.[103] It sleeps stuck on the walls of caves by its nostrils. It leaves heart marks on the places where it was stuck.[104]

Woobat's first appearance in the video games is in the two games Pokémon Black and White as a common Pokémon found in the wild. It eventually evolves into the Pokémon Swoobat by leveling up when its happiness is high. Happiness can be raised by fighting through many Pokémon battles. In the games, it was described as Black and White '​s version of the Pokémon Zubat due to being of a similar species[105] Woobat also appears in the Pokémon spin-off game Battle & Get! Pokémon Typing DS where players type in the names of Pokémon that they see.

In the anime, Jessie catches a Woobat while in a cave with James and Meowth. She uses it to battle against Ash and Iris. It manages to defeat Ash's newly captured Pidove but is defeated by Oshawott's Water Gun. Woobat has made other minor appearances in the anime. In the Pokémon Adventures manga, a Woobat is in the possession of the character White.

IGN described it as the baby of "a Tribble, a bat, and a pig".[106] Game Informer '​s Jeff Marchiafava stated "I kind of like the idea of having a romantic bat as a Pokémon...However, I'm not sold on its abilities".[42] Jeremy Parish of Retronauts criticized the series' use of redundant new Pokémon, commenting that Woobat was the same as Zubat, referencing the uncanny similarities in name.[107] IGN's Jack DeVries questioned whether Woobat would act as a Zubat replacement.[105] He later expressed that despite being unsure of Woobat's quality, he wrote that "at least he's not a Zubat".[108] 1UP.com's Kat Bailey wrote that Woobat was basically a Zubat with a pig's snout.[109] 1UP.com's Michael Vreeland wrote that Woobat was "a lot more interesting" than Zubat.[110] G4TV's Nikole Zivalich, however wrote that Woobat was derivative and inferior to Zubat and that while fans will appreciate not having to run into so many Zubats, the "alternative isn't much better".[111] Carolyn Gudmundson of GamesRadar similarly described Woobat as the "new Zubat", noting that based on their looks, it and its evolution are two of their favourite Pokémon; however, they do note that they have some faults gameplay-wise.[112]

Swoobat[edit]

Number: 528 Type: Psychic/Flying Evolves from: Woobat Evolves into: None

Swoobat (ココロモリ Kokoromori?), known as the Courting Pokémon, evolves from Woobat by leveling it up when its happiness is high. Happiness can be raised by fighting through many Pokémon battles, having the Pokémon in your party or feeding it vitamins. Swoobat is a blue bat-like Pokémon with a white mane of fur, a heart shaped nose, and a vaguely heart shape at the end of its tail. The sound waves it emits from its nose are of a frequency powerful enough to destroy rocks.[113] The ultrasonic waves emitted by a courting male causes people to have a positive mood.[114]

Drilbur[edit]

Number: 529 Type: Ground Evolves from: None Evolves into: Excadrill

Drilbur (モグリュー Moguryū?, Mogurew),[115] known as the Mole Pokémon, burrows underground at more than 50 km/h. Its running speed above ground rivals automobiles. It evolves in Excadrill[116] By crossing both its claws it makes itself rotate at high speeds and progresses underground at a great speed.[117]

Game Informer '​s Jeff Marchiafava criticized its design, stating "I just don't feel very intimidated when I look at Drilbur."[42]

Excadrill[edit]

Number: 530 Type: Ground/Steel Evolves from: Drilbur Evolves into: None

Excadrill[118] (ドリュウズ Doryūzu?), known as the Subterrene Pokémon, is the evolved form of Drilbur. It makes a labyrinth-like burrow 100 meters below the surface. Its drills have the destructive power to pierce through any iron plate.

Excadrill appears in the Black & White season of the anime, owned by Iris.

Game Informer '​s Jeff Marchiafava praised Excadrill calling it "bad-ass", and citing its steel claws and revenge-seeking expression.[42]

Audino[edit]

Number: 531 Type: Normal Does not evolve

Audino[119] (タブンネ Tabunne?), is known as the Hearing Pokémon. With its big ears, it can access other Pokémon's emotions and health. It also has the power to understand its surroundings through slight sounds.[120] In the anime, Audino replaces Chansey and Blissey as the preferred companions of Nurse Joys in the Unova region.

Players often search incessantly for it, as it gives an enormous amount of Experience Points when defeated, making the training of a Pokémon slightly more easy, and sometimes even heals the player's Pokémon with Heal Pulse. It can, despite being a pure Normal type, learn nine Psychic-type moves, with two more from breeding.

In the upcoming Pokémon remake, Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, Audino has a mega-evolution.

Timburr[edit]

Number: 532 Type: Fighting Evolves from: None Evolves into: Gurdurr

Timburr (ドッコラー Dokkorā?), known as the Muscular Pokémon, is a gray-colored bipedal Pokémon that has pink vein-like bulges. It carries a piece of lumber around, which it uses to fight with.[121] These Pokémon often are seen at building sites helping out with construction.[122]

Timburr debuts in the anime under the ownership of Trip in the episode Ash and Trip's Third Battle! It battles Ash's Oshawott and loses. It evolves into a Gurdurr before the Club Battle.

Gurdurr[edit]

Number: 533 Type: Fighting Evolves from: Timburr Evolves into: Conkeldurr

Gurdurr (ドテッコツ Dotekkotsu?), known as the Muscular Pokémon, is the evolved form of Timburr. Gurdurr are so strong and muscular they will not move when attacked by a group of pro wrestlers. They carry I-shaped steel beams to increase this muscle, which is shown off to friends.

In the anime, Gurdurr debuts in the episode Cilan vs Trip, Ash vs Georgia! under the ownership of Trip. This Gurdurr is revealed to have evolved from Timburr. It battles Cilan's Dwebble and loses, eliminating Trip from the Club Battle. Gurdurr evolves into a Conkeldurr some time before the Cubsplosion.

Conkeldurr[edit]

Number: 534 Type: Fighting Evolves from: Gurdurr Evolves into: None

Conkeldurr (ローブシン Rōbushin?), known as the Muscular Pokémon, is the final evolution of Timburr. They are burly humanoid Pokémon and use two stone pillars, one in each hand, as walking canes which can be freely swung around in battle.[123] Apparently, they taught humans how to make concrete over two millennia ago.[124]

Conkeldurr debuts in the episode The Clubsplosion Begins! under Trip's ownership, having evolved from his Gurdurr. In the span of the next two episodes, it battles Bianca's Emboar and loses, eliminating Trip from the Clubsplosion.

Tympole[edit]

Number: 535 Type: Water Evolves from: None Evolves into: Palpitoad

Tympole (オタマロ Otamaro?), known as the Tadpole Pokémon, is a tadpole-like Pokémon with a cream-colored face, a blue tail, and blue bumps on the side of its head. They vibrate their cheeks to make a high-pitched sound that warns others of danger.[125] While these sound waves are unable to be heard by humans, Tympole use them to talk with each other.[126]

Palpitoad[edit]

Number: 536 Type: Water/Ground Evolves from: Tympole Evolves into: Seismitoad

Palpitoad (ガマガル Gamagaru?), known as the Vibration Pokémon, is the evolved form of Tympole. Palpitoad have vibraters on their bodies that look like lumps. When they vibrate these lumps they can cause earthquakes. It possesses a sticky long tongue in which it uses to catch prey.

In the Best Wishes episode "Facing Fear With Eyes Wide Open!", a Palpitoad is encountered and it leads a school of Tympole to attack Ash's Oshawott and prevent it from getting herbs to cure the company's poisoned Pokémon. After the Tympole swim away, it calls on its friend, a Stunfisk, to get rid of Oshawott. Cilan makes short work of Stunfisk with his fishing rod, so Palpitoad comes to battle Oshawott personally. After a long battle, Oshawott learns to keep its eyes open underwater, leading to the perfection of its new Aqua Jet attack, which helps Ash to catch the Palpitoad and Cilan to catch the Stunfisk.

Seismitoad[edit]

Number: 537 Type: Water/Ground Evolves from: Palpitoad Evolves into: None

Seismitoad (ガマゲロゲ Gamageroge?), known as the Vibration Pokémon, is the final evolution of Tympole. According to the Pokédex, they shoot paralyzing liquid from their head bumps. They use vibration to hurt their opponents.[127] Their vibration also increases the power of their punches. With a single punch, a boulder can be turned into a pile of rubble.[128]

Throh[edit]

Number: 538 Type: Fighting Does not evolve

Throh (ナゲキ Nageki?), known as the Judo Pokémon, is a red, stout human-like Pokémon wearing a white and black martial arts outfit. When it tightens its belt, it becomes stronger. Wild Throh use vines to weave their own belts.[129] Always traveling in packs of five, they throw foes that are bigger than them.[130]

Throh makes its anime debut in the episode The Clubsplosion Begins! under the ownership of Montgomery. Throughout the next three episodes, it defeats a Mienshao, Iris' Excadrill, and Ash's Scraggy before being defeated by Stephan's Sawk.

Throh has higher defenses than its counterpart Sawk, but has slightly less Attack and much lower Speed.

Sawk[edit]

Number: 539 Type: Fighting Does not evolve

Sawk (ダゲキ Dageki?) known as the Karate Pokémon, is a blue, thin human-like Pokémon wearing a white and black martial arts outfit. The sound of Sawk punching boulders and trees can be heard all the way from the mountains where they train.[131] Tying their belts gets them pumped and makes their punches more destructive. Disturbing their training angers them.[132]

In the anime, Sawk debuts in The Club Battle Hearts of Fury: Emolga vs Sawk! under the ownership of Stephan. It battles Iris' Emolga, but loses. Sawk reappears in the Clubsplosion arc, this time defeating a Seismitoad, Cilan's Pansage, Bianca's Emboar, and Montgomery's Throh, winning the tournament.

Sewaddle[edit]

Number: 540 Type: Bug/Grass Evolves from: None Evolves into: Swadloon

Sewaddle[133] (クルミル Kurumiru?), known as the Sewing Pokémon, is a caterpillar-like Pokémon with a leaf around its head. Its parent makes clothes to dress it in once it hatches from its egg. It sleeps with its head covered by its hood.[134] It makes its own clothes by gnawing up leaves and sewing them together with adhesive thread from its mouth.[135]

Sewaddle makes its anime debut in "Sewaddle and Burgh in Pinwheel Forest!" where Ash catches one. It evolves into Swadloon while battling Burgh's Whirlipede.

Game Informer '​s Jeff Marchiafava stated "I don't normally like Grass-based Pokémon, but Sewaddle is alright in my book."[42]

Swadloon[edit]

Number: 541 Type: Bug/Grass Evolves from: Sewaddle Evolves into: Leavanny

Swadloon (クルマユ Kurumayu?), known as the Leaf-Wrapped Pokémon, is the evolved form of Sewaddle.

In the Best Wishes! anime, Ash acquires a Swadloon when his Sewaddle evolves in the episode "Battling for the love of Bug Types!".

Leavanny[edit]

Number: 542 Type: Bug/Grass Evolves from: Swadloon Evolves into: None

Leavanny (ハハコモリ Hahakomori?), known as the Nurturing Pokémon, evolves from Swadloon if it has high happiness. Happiness is gained by leveling up Pokémon, but decreases slightly if it faints. Its appearance is similar to that of a mantis. It weaves clothing for small Pokémon, especially Sewaddle, using the cutters on its arm and its sticky silk.[136] It also keeps its eggs warm from fermenting leaves.[137] It makes clothes by attaching mucoid string to the tips of its hands and sews leaves together.

In the Best Wishes Pokémon anime series, Burgh's Leavanny has appeared in the episodes Sewaddle and Burgh in Pinwheel Forest! and Battling For The Love of Bug-Types!. In the latter episode, he uses it in battle when Ash challenges him for the Insect Badge. Later, in the episode Battling the Leaf Thieves, Ash's Swadloon evolves into Leavanny in a practice battle with Iris's Emolga.

Venipede[edit]

Number: 543 Type: Bug/Poison Evolves from: None Evolves into: Whirlipede

Venipede (フシデ Fushide?), known as the Centipede Pokémon, is a red insect-like Pokémon with a green band around its body. While some large birds try to prey on it, Venipede's bite has enough poison to paralyze them.[138] Brutally aggressive, it discovers what is going on around it by using the feelers on its head and tail.[139]

A swarm of Venipede appear in Best Wishes! episode 22 "A Venipede Stampede!".

Whirlipede[edit]

Number: 544 Type: Bug/Poison Evolves from: Venipede Evolves into: Scolipede

Whirlipede (ホイーガ Hoīga?, Wheega), known as the Curlipede Pokémon, is the evolved form of Venipede. Protected by a hard shell, it's usually motionless, but when it's attacked, it rotates at high speed and crashes furiously into the opponent(s).[140][141]

Burgh uses a Whirlipede against Ash in a gym battle.

Scolipede[edit]

Number: 545 Type: Bug/Poison Evolves from: Whirlipede Evolves into: None

Scolipede (ペンドラー Pendorā?, Pendror), known as the Mega Centipede Pokémon, is the evolved form of Whirlipede. Scolipede is a centipede-like Pokémon, with bright magenta coloration with purple rings spaced evenly along its segmented upper body. It will chase down enemies with its fast movements and attack them with the horn on its head. It is to date the largest Bug-type Pokémon at 8'02". It gives no mercy until it strikes the final blow.[142] It digs into opponents with the claws on its neck and injects poison.[143]

A wild Scolipede appears in The Bloom is on Axew. Iris's Axew falls out of a tree and gets caught in Scolipede's antennae. This startles Scolipede and causes it to go on a rampage, until Iris's Excadrill decides to defeat it with its Drill Run attack.[144] A Scolipede also appeared in Emolga The Irresistible, after Bianca blasted it with her Pignite's Flamethrower. Scolipede also appears in the Rocking the Virbank Gym! two-part episode under Roxie's ownership.

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  95. ^ a b Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. Its ear is hexagonal in shape. Compressed underground, its body is as hard as steel. 
  96. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. They were discovered a hundred years ago in an earthquake fissure. Inside each one is an energy core. 
  97. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. Because its energy was too great to be contained, the energy leaked and formed orange crystals. 
  98. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. When it overflows with power, the orange crystal on its body glows. It looks for underground water in caves. 
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  121. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. It fights by swinging a piece of lumber around. It is close to evolving when it can handle the lumber without difficulty. 
  122. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. These Pokémon appear at building sites and help out with construction. They always carry squared logs. 
  123. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. They use concrete pillars as walking canes. They know moves that enable them to swing the pillars freely in battle. 
  124. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. It is thought that Conkeldurr taught humans how to make concrete more than 2,000 years ago. 
  125. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. They warn others of danger by vibrating their cheeks to create a high-pitched sound. 
  126. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. By vibrating its cheeks, it emits sound waves imperceptible to humans. It uses the rhythm of these sounds to talk. 
  127. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. They shoot paralyzing liquid from their head bumps. They use vibration to hurt their opponents. 
  128. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. It increases the power of its punches by vibrating the bumps on its fists. It can turn a boulder to rubble with one punch. 
  129. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. When it tightens its belt, it becomes stronger. Wild Throh use vines to weave their own belts. 
  130. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. When they encounter foes bigger than themselves, they try to throw them. They always travel in packs of five. 
  131. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. The sound of Sawk punching boulders and trees can be heard all the way from the mountains where they train. 
  132. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. Tying their belts gets them pumped and makes their punches more destructive. Disturbing their training angers them. 
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  135. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. This Pokémon makes clothes for itself. It chews up leaves and sews them with sticky thread extruded from its mouth. 
  136. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. Upon finding a small Pokémon, it weaves clothing for it from leaves, using the cutters on its arms and sticky silk. 
  137. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. It keeps its eggs warm with heat from fermenting leaves. It also uses leaves to make warm wrappings for Sewaddle. 
  138. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. Its bite injects a potent poison, enough to paralyze large bird Pokémon that try to prey on it. 
  139. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. It discovers what is going on around it by using the feelers on its head and tail. It is brutally aggressive. 
  140. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. Protected by a hard shell, it spins its body like a wheel and crashes furiously into its enemies. 
  141. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. It is usually motionless, but when attacked, it rotates at high speed and then crashes into its opponent. 
  142. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon Black". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. It will chase down enemies with its fast movements and attack them with the horn on its head. It gives no mercy until it strikes the final blow. 
  143. ^ Game Freak (2010-09-18). "Pokémon White". Nintendo DS. Nintendo. It makes the claws on its neck dig into its opponent and injects poison. It has a very aggressive personality. 
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