Pokémon Details
Official Art
Sugimori Artwork
Official Art
Global Link Art Image
Basic Info
Introduced Generation 1
Species Mouse Pokémon
Type Electric
Height 0.4m
Weight 6kg
Catch Rate 190
Base Happiness 70
Gender Ratio 50% Female / 50% Male
Pokédex 3D AR AR Marker
Generation 6 Cry
Names
Language Name
Chinese (Cantonese) 皮卡丘
Chinese (Mandarin) 皮卡丘
English Pikachu
French Pikachu
German Pikachu
Italian Pikachu
Japanese ピカチュウ
Japanese (Romanized) Pikachu
Japanese (Trademark) Pikachu
Korean 피카츄
Spanish Pikachu
Dex Numbers
Abilities
  • Static: The Pokémon is charged with static electricity, so contact with it may cause paralysis.
  • Lightning Rod: The Pokémon draws in all Electric-type moves. Instead of being hit by Electric-type moves, it boosts its Sp. Atk.
Evolutionary Chain
Pokemon
Happiness
Pokemon
Thunder Stone
Pokemon
Breeding
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Damage Taken
Electric 0.5x
Flying 0.5x
Ground 2x
Steel 0.5x
Forms
Cosplay
Form Thumbnail
Original-cap
Form Thumbnail
Rock-star
Form Thumbnail
Hoenn-cap
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Belle
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Sinnoh-cap
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Pop-star
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Unova-cap
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Kalos-cap
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Libre
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Alola-cap
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Base Stats
Gen Type(s) HP ATK DEF SP. ATK SP. DEF SPEED TOTAL
8 Electric 35
55
40
50
50
90
320
7 Electric 35
55
40
50
50
90
320
6 Electric 35
55
40
50
50
90
320
Pokédex Entries
Game Dex Flavor Text
United States Shield When Pikachu meet, they’ll touch their tails together and exchange electricity through them as a form of greeting.
United States Sword Pikachu that can generate powerful electricity have cheek sacs that are extra soft and super stretchy.
United States Stadium2 This intelligent Pokémon roasts hard Berries with electricity to make them tender enough to eat.
Japan Stadium ひとけの ない もりに すむ。 でんきを ほっぺたの でんきぶくろに ためて いざというとき ほうでんする。
United States Stadium Lives in forests away from people. It stores electricity in its cheeks for zapping an enemy if it is attacked.
United States Red When several of these Pokemon gather, their electricity could build and cause lightning storms.
United States Blue When several of these Pokemon gather, their electricity could build and cause lightning storms.
United States Yellow It keeps its tail raised to monitor its surroundings. If you yank its tail, it will try to bite you.
United States Gold This intelligent Pokemon roasts hard berries with electricity to make them tender enough to eat.
United States Silver It raises its tail to check its surroundings. The tail is sometimes struck by lightning in this pose.
United States Crystal When it is angered, it immediately discharges the energy stored in the pouches in its cheeks.
United States Ruby Whenever a Pikachu comes across something new, it blasts it with a jolt of electricity. If you come across a blackened berry, it's evidence that this Pokemon mistook the intensity of its charge.
United States Sapphire This POKeMON has electricity-storing pouches on its cheeks. These appear to become electrically charged during the night while PIKACHU sleeps. It occasionally discharges electricity when it is dozy after waking up.
United States Emerald It stores electricity in the electric sacs on its cheeks. When it releases pent-up energy in a burst, the electric power is equal to a lightning bolt.
United States LeafGreen When several of these POKeMON gather, their electricity can build and cause lightning storms.
United States FireRed It has small electric sacs on both its cheeks. If threatened, it looses electric charges from the sacs.
United States Pearl If it loses crackling power from the electric pouches on its cheeks, it is being wary.
United States Diamond It lives in forests with others. It stores electricity in the pouches on its cheeks.
United States Platinum It occasionally uses an electric shock to recharge a fellow PIKACHU that is in a weakened state.
United States SoulSilver It raises its tail to check its surroundings. The tail is sometimes struck by lightning in this pose.
United States HeartGold This intelligent Pokémon roasts hard berries with electricity to make them tender enough to eat.
United States White It occasionally uses an electric shock to recharge a fellow Pikachu that is in a weakened state.
Japan Black よわった なかまの ピカチュウに でんきをながし ショックをあたえて げんきを わけることも ある。
Japan White よわった なかまの ピカチュウに でんきをながし ショックをあたえて げんきを わけることも ある。
United States Black It occasionally uses an electric shock to recharge a fellow Pikachu that is in a weakened state.
United States Black 2 It occasionally uses an electric shock to recharge a fellow Pikachu that is in a weakened state.
Japan White 2 よわった なかまの ピカチュウに でんきをながし ショックをあたえて げんきを わけることも ある。
Japan Black 2 よわった なかまの ピカチュウに でんきをながし ショックをあたえて げんきを わけることも ある。
United States White 2 It occasionally uses an electric shock to recharge a fellow Pikachu that is in a weakened state.
United States X It raises its tail to check its surroundings. The tail is sometimes struck by lightning in this pose.
Japan Y ほっぺたの 両側に 小さい 電気袋を 持つ。 ピンチのときに 放電する。
South Korea Y 뺨의 양쪽에 작은 전기 주머니가 있다. 위기 상황일 때 방전한다.
Italy Y Se spaventato, perde scariche elettriche dalle due sacche che ha sulle guance.
Spain Y Las bolsas de las mejillas están llenas de electricidad, que libera cuando se siente amenazado.
France Y Pikachu a de petites poches pleines d’électricité sur ses joues. S’il se sent menacé, il laisse s’échapper des décharges électriques.
Germany Y Es hat kleine Backentaschen, die mit Elektrizität gefüllt sind. Bei Gefahr entlädt es sie.
United States Y It has small electric sacs on both its cheeks. If threatened, it looses electric charges from the sacs.
Japan X しっぽを たてて まわりの ようすを さぐっていると ときどき かみなりが しっぽに おちてくる。
Germany X Es streckt seinen Schweif nach oben, um seine Umgebung zu prüfen. Häufig fährt ein Blitz hinein.
France X Il élève sa queue pour surveiller les environs. Elle attire souvent la foudre dans cette position.
Spain X Levanta su cola para vigilar los alrededores. A veces, puede ser alcanzado por un rayo en esa pose.
South Korea X 꼬리를 세우고 주변의 상황을 살피다 보면 가끔 꼬리에 번개가 친다.
Japan Y ほっぺたの りょうがわに ちいさい でんきぶくろを もつ。 ピンチのときに ほうでんする。
Japan X 尻尾を 立てて まわりの 様子を 探っていると ときどき 雷が 尻尾に 落ちてくる。
Italy X Solleva la coda per esaminare l’ambiente circostante. A volte la coda è colpita da un fulmine quando è in questa posizione.
Germany Alpha Sapphire Immer wenn Pikachu auf etwas Neues stößt, jagt es einen Elektroschock hindurch. Wenn du eine verkohlte Beere findest, hat dieses Pokémon seine elektrische Ladung falsch eingeschätzt.
United States Omega Ruby This Pokémon has electricity-storing pouches on its cheeks. These appear to become electrically charged during the night while Pikachu sleeps. It occasionally discharges electricity when it is dozy after waking up.
Japan Alpha Sapphire はじめて みる ものには 電撃を 当てる。 黒こげの きのみが 落ちていたら それは 電撃の 強さを 間違えた 証拠だよ。
South Korea Alpha Sapphire 처음 보는 것에게는 전격을 맞춘다. 새까맣게 탄 나무열매가 떨어져 있다는 것은 전격의 세기를 조절하지 못했다는 증거다.
Italy Alpha Sapphire Quando Pikachu incontra qualcosa che non conosce, lo colpisce con una scarica elettrica. Quando si vede una bacca annerita, è evidente che questo Pokémon ha emesso una scossa troppo forte.
Spain Alpha Sapphire Cada vez que un Pikachu se encuentra con algo nuevo, le lanza una descarga eléctrica. Cuando se ve alguna baya chamuscada, es muy probable que sea obra de un Pikachu, ya que a veces no controlan la intensidad de la descarga.
France Alpha Sapphire Chaque fois que Pikachu découvre quelque chose de nouveau, il envoie un arc électrique. Lorsqu’on tombe sur une Baie carbonisée, ça signifie sans doute qu’un de ces Pokémon a envoyé une charge trop forte.
Japan Omega Ruby ほっぺの でんきぶくろの でんきは まよなか ねている あいだに ためられている らしいよ。 ねぼけて ほうでんしてしまう ことが ある。
Japan Alpha Sapphire はじめて みる ものには でんげきを あてる。 くろこげの きのみが おちていたら それは でんげきの つよさを まちがえた しょうこだよ。
United States Alpha Sapphire Whenever Pikachu comes across something new, it blasts it with a jolt of electricity. If you come across a blackened berry, it’s evidence that this Pokémon mistook the intensity of its charge.
Japan Omega Ruby ほっぺの 電気袋の 電気は 真夜中 寝ている 間に ためられている らしいよ。 寝ぼけて 放電してしまう ことが ある。
South Korea Omega Ruby 뺨의 전기 주머니에 있는 전기는 한밤중 자는 동안 축적되는 것 같다. 잠이 덜 깨서 방전하기도 한다.
Italy Omega Ruby Pikachu immagazzina l’elettricità nelle guance. Pare che queste si ricarichino durante la notte quando dorme. Talvolta emette delle scariche elettriche al risveglio mentre è ancora assonnato.
Spain Omega Ruby Este Pokémon tiene unas bolsas en las mejillas donde almacena electricidad. Parece ser que se recargan por la noche, mientras Pikachu duerme. A veces, cuando se acaba de despertar y está aún medio dormido, descarga un poco.
France Omega Ruby Ce Pokémon dispose de petites poches dans les joues pour stocker de l’électricité. Elles semblent se charger pendant que Pikachu dort. Il libère parfois un peu d’électricité lorsqu’il n’est pas encore bien réveillé.
Germany Omega Ruby Dieses Pokémon kann in seinen Backentaschen Elektrizität speichern. Diese laden sich nachts auf, während Pikachu schläft. Es entlädt manchmal seine elektrische Ladung, wenn es gerade aufgewacht und noch schläfrig ist.
United States Sun A plan was recently announced to gather many Pikachu and make an electric power plant.
United States Moon It’s in its nature to store electricity. It feels stressed now and then if it’s unable to fully discharge the electricity.
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