Ekans

Ekans is a Poison Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as Snake Pokémon

Pokédex data

National No.023
TypePOISON
SpeciesSnake Pokémon
Height2 m (6' 7")
Weight6.9 kg (15.2 lbs)
Abilities1. Intimidate
2. Shed Skin
Unnerve (hidden)
Local No.023 (National)
023 (Kanto)
050 (Original Johto)
050 (Updated Johto)
054 (Gallery)
037 (Mountain Kalos)
023 (Let's Go Kanto)
Footprint
Color

Training

Catch Rate255
EV Yield1 Attack
Base Happiness70
Base Experience58
Growth RateMedium

Breeding

Egg GroupsDragon
Field
GenderMale: 50% Female: 50%
Egg Cycles20 (5140 - 5397 Steps)

Base stats

HP35
Attack60
Defense44
Speed55
Special Attack40
Special Defense54
Total288MinMax

Moves learned by Ekans

Pokédex entries

GameEntry
Let's Go, Eevee!The older it gets, the longer it grows. At night, it wraps its long body around tree branches to rest.
Let's Go, Pikachu!The older it gets, the longer it grows. At night, it wraps its long body around tree branches to rest.
Ultra SunBy dislocating its jaw, it can swallow prey larger than itself. After a meal, it curls up and rests.
Alpha SapphireEkans curls itself up in a spiral while it rests. Assuming this position allows it to quickly respond to a threat from any direction with a glare from its upraised head.
Omega RubyEkans curls itself up in a spiral while it rests. Assuming this position allows it to quickly respond to a threat from any direction with a glare from its upraised head.
YMoving silently and stealthily, it eats the eggs of birds, such as Pidgey and Spearow, whole.
XThe older it gets, the longer it grows. At night, it wraps its long body around tree branches to rest.
White 2It sneaks through grass without making a sound and strikes unsuspecting prey from behind.
Black 2It sneaks through grass without making a sound and strikes unsuspecting prey from behind.
WhiteIt sneaks through grass without making a sound and strikes unsuspecting prey from behind.
BlackIt sneaks through grass without making a sound and strikes unsuspecting prey from behind.
SoulSilverIt always hides in grass. When first born, it has no poison, so its bite is painful, but harmless.
HeartGoldIt can freely detach its jaw to swallow large prey whole. It can become too heavy to move, however.
PlatinumIt sneaks through grass without making a sound and strikes unsuspecting prey from behind.
PearlIt sneaks through grass without making a sound and strikes unsuspecting prey from behind.
DiamondIt sneaks through grass without making a sound and strikes unsuspecting prey from behind.
LeafGreenMoving silently and stealthily, it eats the eggs of birds, such as PIDGEY and SPEAROW, whole.
FireRedA very common sight in grassland, etc. It flicks its tongue in and out to sense danger in its surroundings.
EmeraldAn EKANS curls itself up in a spiral while it rests. This position allows it to quickly respond to an enemy from any direction with a threat from its upraised head.
SapphireEKANS curls itself up in a spiral while it rests. Assuming this position allows it to quickly respond to a threat from any direction with a glare from its upraised head.
RubyEKANS curls itself up in a spiral while it rests. Assuming this position allows it to quickly respond to a threat from any direction with a glare from its upraised head.
CrystalIt flutters the tip of its tongue to seek out the scent of prey, then swallows the prey whole.
SilverIt always hides in grass. When first born, it has no poison, so its bite is painful, but harmless.
GoldIt can freely de­ tach its jaw to swallow large prey whole. It can be­ come too heavy to move, however.
YellowThe older it gets, the longer it grows. At night, it wraps its long body around tree branches to rest.
BlueMoves silently and stealthily. Eats the eggs of birds, such as PIDGEY and SPEAROW, whole.
RedMoves silently and stealthily. Eats the eggs of birds, such as PIDGEY and SPEAROW, whole.

Sprites


Red/Blue
Normal
Shiny

Green
Normal
Shiny

Yellow
Normal
Shiny

Gold
Normal
Shiny

Silver
Normal
Shiny

Crystal
Normal
Shiny

Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald
Normal
Shiny

FireRed/LeafGreen
Normal
Shiny

Diamond/Pearl/Platinum
Normal
Shiny

HeartGold/SoulSilver
Normal
Shiny

Black/White
Normal
Shiny

X/Y
Normal
Shiny

Sun/Moon
Normal
Shiny