Kakuna - Pokemon #14

Information about the Kakuna Pokemon

Kakuna - Ken Sugimori's Official Artwork
Kakuna. Nintendo

Kakuna Pokemon, #14, is part of the Pokemon Pokedex and the Pokemon Cheats index and is known by the following names within the Pokemon series of video games:

  • English: Kakuna
  • Japanese: Cocoon
  • German: Kokuna
  • French: Coconfort

Here are the numbers that Kakuna is represented by in the various Pokedexes.

  • National: 14
  • Hoenn: 216
  • Johto: 28

Kakuna Description from the Various Pokemon Games

Pokemon Red/Blue
Flies at high speed and attacks using its large venomous stingers on its forelegs and tail.

Pokemon Yellow
Able to move only slightly. When endangered, it may stick out its stinger and poison its enemy.

Pokemon Gold
Although it is a cocoon, it can move a little. It can extend its poison barb if it is attacked.

Pokemon Silver
From this form, it will grow into an adult. As its body becomes softer, the external shell hardens.

Pokemon Crystal
Nearly incapable of movement, it leans against stout trees while waiting for its evolution.

Pokemon Ruby
KAKUNA remains virtually immobile as it clings to a tree. However, on the inside, it is extremely busy as it prepares for its coming evolution. This is evident from how hot the shell becomes to the touch.

Pokemon Sapphire
KAKUNA remains virtually immobile as it clings to a tree. However, on the inside, it is extremely busy as it prepares for its coming evolution. This is evident from how hot the shell becomes to the touch.

Pokemon Emerald
It remains virtually immobile while it clings to a tree.

However, on the inside, it busily prepares for evolution. This is evident from how hot its shell becomes.

Pokemon Fire Red
This Pokemon is in a temporary stage while making its body. It is almost completely unable to move on its own.

Pokemon Leaf Green
Almost incapable of moving, this Pokemon can only harden its shell to protect itself when it is in danger.

Pokemon Diamond
While awaiting evolution, it hides from predators under leaves and in nooks of branches.

Pokemon Pearl
While awaiting evolution, it hides from predators under leaves and in nooks of branches.

Locations - Where to find the Kakuna Pokemon

Pokemon Diamond
Eterna Forest (LG Inserted into DS) [Uncommon]

Pokemon Pearl
Eterna Forest (LG Inserted into DS) [Uncommon]

Kakuna Base Stats

  • HP = 45 (ranked 62)
  • ATTACK = 25 (ranked 74)
  • DEFENSE = 50 (ranked 58)
  • SPECIAL ATTACK = 25 (ranked 70)
  • SPECIAL DEFENSE = 25 (ranked 70)
  • SPEED = 35 (ranked 58)
  • Total Base Stats = 205

Kakuna Pokemon Type, Egg Group, Height, Weight, and Gender

  • Pokemon Type: Bug / Poison
  • Egg Type: Bug
  • Height: 0.6 m / 2' 00"
  • Weight: 10.0 kg / 22.0 lbs.
  • Male: 50%
  • Female: 50%

Kakuna Ability - Shed Skin

Game's description
The Pokemon may heal its own status problems.

Battle effect
Every turn, it has a 1 in 3 chance of healing from a status condition (BURN, PARALYZE, SLEEP, POISON, FREEZE).

Additional Info for Kakuna

Damage Taken:

  • 25%: Fighting, Grass
  • 50%: Poison, Bug
  • 200%: Flying, Rock, Fire, Psychic

Pal Park:

  • Area: Forest
  • Points: 50
  • Encounter rate: 30

Wild Item:

NONE

Miscellaneous Info:

  • Species: Cocoon Pokemon
  • Steps to hatch: 3,840
  • Color: Yellow
  • Catch Rate: 120
  • Base Tameness: 70
  • Growth Group: Medium Fast
    1,000,000 exp. points to Lv100

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