While Wobbuffet is technically Jessie's Pokémon, it has been around so long that it has become a main character, appearing in almost every episode of the series since it debut.
rarely battles but when he does, his Counter
and Mirror Coat
moves have proved to be very effective. Unfortunately, Jessie
's tactics aren't always sufficient to master Wobbuffet
's superior defensive skills.
also randomly comes out of his Pokeball, especially during the Team Rocket motto. He is also seen blasting off with Jessie regardless if he was actually part of the action.
Trade meet in Leaf Town Wobbuffet
was first seen walking around with Benny
, his previous trainer. While looking for trade partners, Ash Ketchum
called Benny's Wobbuffet
"the greatest Sonansu in the world!" and a really obedient and nice Pokémon. Ash Ketchum
and his friends managed to convince an Odoshishi Trainer but just as they were about to trade, the Odoshishi Trainer decided that he wanted a flying Pokémon instead. Jessie
landed near the official trade station after James
and the Magikarp Salesman
came running through. Benny
wanted to trade his Wobbuffet for a stronger Pokémon but Jessie
accidentally traded her Lickitung for Benny's Wobbuffet
after her Poké ball fell out of her pocket and onto the machine and she picked up the wrong Poké ball.
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In the Top 16 round of the Alola League, Wobbuffet
faced off against James's Mareanie
. The match was planned to be setup for Jessie to win but half way through the match, Mareanie decided that it wanted to battle for real and it fired up James and they were able to defeat Wobbuffet's defense to advance to the next round.