Poliwag - Pokemon #60

Information about the Poliwag Pokemon

Poliwag Pokemon #60 is a part of the Pokemon Pokedex and the Pokemon Cheats index.  Poliwag is known by the following names within the Pokemon series of video games:

  • English: Poliwag
  • Japanese: Nyoromo
  • German: Quapsel
  • French: Ptitart

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

  • National: 60
  • Hoenn: 247
  • Johto: 72

Poliwag Description from the Various Pokemon Games

Pokemon Red/Blue
Its newly grown legs prevent it from running.

It appears to prefer swimming than trying to stand.

Pokemon Yellow
The direction of the spiral on the belly differs by area. It is more adept at swimming than walking.

Pokemon Gold
Because it is inept at walking on its newly grown legs, it always swims around in water.

Pokemon Silver
The direction of its belly spiral differs by area. The equator is thought to have an effect on this.

Pokemon Crystal
The swirl on its belly is its insides showing through the skin. It looks clearer after it eats.

Pokemon Ruby
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.

Pokemon 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.

Pokemon 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.

Pokemon Fire Red
Its slick black skin is thin and damp. A part of its internal organs can be seen through the skin as a spiral pattern.

Pokemon Leaf Green
Its newly grown legs prevent it from walking well. It appears to prefer swimming over walking.

Pokemon Diamond
Its skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.

Pokemon Pearl
Its skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.

Locations - Where to find the Poliwag Pokemon

Pokemon Diamond
Routes 225, 227 and 228 (Fish w/ Good Rod) [Uncommon]

Pokemon Pearl
Routes 225, 227 and 228 (Fish w/ Good Rod) [Uncommon]

Poliwag Base Stats

  • HP = 40 (ranked 66)
  • ATTACK = 50 (ranked 59)
  • DEFENSE = 40 (ranked 67)
  • SPECIAL ATTACK = 40 (ranked 62)
  • SPECIAL DEFENSE = 40 (ranked 63)
  • SPEED = 90 (ranked 19)
  • Total Base Stats = 300

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

  • Pokemon Type: Water
  • Egg Type: Water 1
  • Height: 0.6 m / 2' 00"
  • Weight: 12.4 kg / 27.3 lbs.
  • Male: 50%
  • Female: 50%

Poliwag Ability - Water Absorb

Game's description
Restores HP if hit by a Water-type move.

Battle effect
The Pokemon heals up to 1/4 of its maximum Hit Points when hit with Water-type moves.

Additional Info for Poliwag

Damage Taken:

  • 50%: Steel, Fire, Water, Ice
  • 200%: Grass, Electric

Pal Park:

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

    Wild Item:

    NONE

    Miscellaneous Info:

    • Species: Tadpole Pokemon
    • Steps to hatch: 5,120
    • Color: Blue
    • Catch Rate: 255
    • Base Tameness: 70
    • Growth Group: Medium Slow
      1,059,860 exp. points to Lv100

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