Poliwag

Poliwag is a Water Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as Tadpole Pokémon

Pokédex data

National No.060
TypeWATER
SpeciesTadpole Pokémon
Height0.6 m (2' 0")
Weight12.4 kg (27.3 lbs)
Abilities1. Water Absorb
2. Damp
Swift Swim (hidden)
Local No.060 (National)
060 (Kanto)
072 (Original Johto)
072 (Updated Johto)
033 (Mountain Kalos)
060 (Let's Go Kanto)
Footprint
Color
Shape
Legs

Training

Catch Rate255
EV Yield1 Speed
Base Happiness70
Base Experience60
Growth RateMedium Slow

Breeding

Egg GroupsWater 1
GenderMale: 50% Female: 50%
Egg Cycles20 (5140 - 5397 Steps)

Base stats

HP40
Attack50
Defense40
Speed90
Special Attack40
Special Defense40
Total300MinMax

Moves learned by Poliwag

Pokédex entries

GameEntry
Let's Go, Eevee!The direction of the spiral on the belly differs by area. It is more adept at swimming than walking.
Let's Go, Pikachu!The direction of the spiral on the belly differs by area. It is more adept at swimming than walking.
Ultra SunDespite the danger, it wants to come up on land. So it does its best to waddle along, but when an enemy finds it, it rushes back to the water.
MoonIt’s still not very good at walking. Its Trainers should train this Pokémon to walk every day.
Alpha SapphirePoliwag 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.
Omega RubyPoliwag 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.
YThe direction of the spiral on the belly differs by area. It is more adept at swimming than walking.
XIts slick black skin is thin and damp. A part of its internal organs can be seen through the skin as a spiral pattern.
White 2Its skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
Black 2Its skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
WhiteIts skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
BlackIts skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
SoulSilverThe direction of its belly spiral differs by area. The equator is thought to have an effect on this.
HeartGoldBecause it is inept at walking on its newly grown legs, it always swims around in water.
PlatinumIts skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
PearlIts skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
DiamondIts skin is so thin, its internal organs are visible. It has trouble walking on its newly grown feet.
LeafGreenIts newly grown legs prevent it from walking well. It appears to prefer swimming over walking.
FireRedIts slick black skin is thin and damp. A part of its internal organs can be seen through the skin as a spiral pattern.
EmeraldIt is possible to see this POKéMON’s spiral innards right through its thin skin. However, the skin is also very flexible. Even sharp fangs bounce right off it.
SapphirePOLIWAG 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.
RubyPOLIWAG 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.
CrystalThe swirl on its belly is its insides showing through the skin. It looks clearer after it eats.
SilverThe direction of its belly spiral differs by area. The equator is thought to have an effect on this.
GoldBecause it is in­ ept at walking on its newly grown legs, it always swims around in water.
YellowThe direction of the spiral on the belly differs by area. It is more adept at swimming than walking.
BlueIts newly grown legs prevent it from running. It appears to prefer swimming than trying to stand.
RedIts newly grown legs prevent it from running. It appears to prefer swimming than trying to stand.

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