078 #078 Rapidash #080 Slowbro 080

Slowpoke Slowpoke #079 - Dopey Pokemon

Slowpoke
Hear Slowpoke's Cry
types WaterPsychic
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 4'11" 1.2 m
weight 79.4 lb. 36.0 kg
generation
National: #079 | Johto: #080

Family Family

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Monster | Water 1 5,100

079 Locations

Where to catch Slowpoke in Pokemon Red

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Seafoam Islands (1f)30Walking in tall grass or a cave20%
Seafoam Islands (B1f)28-30Walking in tall grass or a cave15%
Seafoam Islands (B2f)30-32Walking in tall grass or a cave30%
Seafoam Islands (B3f)31-33Walking in tall grass or a cave35%
Seafoam Islands (B4f)29-31Walking in tall grass or a cave15%
Safari Zone (Area 2, North)15Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Safari Zone (Area 3, West)15Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Safari Zone (Middle)15Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Safari Zone (Area 1, East)15Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Celadon City15Fishing with a Super Rod50%
Route 1015Fishing with a Super Rod50%

Where to catch Slowpoke in Pokemon Blue

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Seafoam Islands (1f)28Walking in tall grass or a cave5%
Celadon City15Fishing with a Super Rod50%
Safari Zone (Area 3, West)15Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Safari Zone (Area 2, North)15Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Safari Zone (Area 1, East)15Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Safari Zone (Middle)15Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Route 1015Fishing with a Super Rod50%

Where to catch Slowpoke in Pokemon Yellow

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Seafoam Islands (1f)28-30Walking in tall grass or a cave15%
Seafoam Islands (B1f)29Walking in tall grass or a cave10%
Seafoam Islands (B2f)31Walking in tall grass or a cave4%
Route 1215Surfing95%
Route 1315Surfing95%

Moves Moves

Abilities

ObliviousPrevents infatuation and protects against Captivate.
Own TempoPrevents confusion.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial5025100%Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.
18DisableNormalNone--20100%Disables the target's last used move for 1-8 turns.
22HeadbuttNormalPhysical7015100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
27GrowlNormalNone--40100%Lowers the target's Attack by one stage.
33Water GunWaterSpecial4025100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
40AmnesiaPsychicNone--20--Raises the user's Special Defense by two stages.
48PsychicPsychicSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM8Body SlamNormalPhysical8515100%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
TM9Take DownNormalPhysical902085%User receives 1/4 the damage it inflicts in recoil.
TM10Double-edgeNormalPhysical12015100%User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.
TM11BubblebeamWaterSpecial6520100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.
TM12Water GunWaterSpecial4025100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
TM13Ice BeamIceSpecial9510100%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM14BlizzardIceSpecial120570%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM16Pay DayNormalPhysical4020100%Scatters money on the ground worth five times the user's level.
TM20RageNormalPhysical2020100%If the user is hit after using this move, its Attack rises by one stage.
TM26EarthquakeGroundPhysical10010100%Inflicts regular damage and can hit Dig users.
TM27FissureGroundPhysical1530%Causes a one-hit KO.
TM28DigGroundPhysical8010100%User digs underground, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.
TM29PsychicPsychicSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM30TeleportPsychicNone--20--Immediately ends wild battles. No effect otherwise.
TM31MimicNormalNone--10--Copies the target's last used move.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM33ReflectPsychicNone--20--Reduces damage from physical attacks by half.
TM34BideNormalPhysical110--User waits for 2-3 turns, then hits back for twice the damage it took.
TM38Fire BlastFireSpecial120585%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
TM39SwiftNormalSpecial6020--Never misses.
TM40Skull BashNormalPhysical10015100%Raises the user's Defense by one stage. User charges for one turn before attacking.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM45Thunder WaveElectricNone--20100%Paralyzes the target.
TM46PsywavePsychicSpecial11580%Inflicts damage between 50% and 150% of the user's level.
TM49Tri AttackNormalSpecial8010100%Has a 20% chance to burn, freeze, or paralyze the target.
TM50SubstituteNormalNone--10--Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.
HM3SurfWaterSpecial9515100%Inflicts regular damage and can hit Dive users.
HM4StrengthNormalPhysical8015100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM5FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP90
Statbar
290 - 384290 - 384290 - 384
Attack65
Statbar
121 - 206135 - 229148 - 251
Defense65
Statbar
121 - 206135 - 229148 - 251
Sp. Attack40
Statbar
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
Sp. Defense40
Statbar
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
Speed15
Statbar
31 - 11635 - 12938 - 141
TOTAL 315
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
99 1,000,000 190 70 HP: 1 point

Images Images

BlackSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpoke
White
DiamondSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpoke
Pearl
PlatinumSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpoke
HeartGoldSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpoke
SoulSilver
RubySlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpoke
Sapphire
EmeraldSlowpokeSlowpoke
FireRedSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpoke
LeafGreen
GoldSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpoke
Silver
CrystalSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpokeSlowpoke
RedSlowpokeSlowpoke
Blue
YellowSlowpokeSlowpoke

Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2Although slow, it is skilled at fishing with its tail. It does not feel pain if its tail is bitten.
White 2
Black
White
DiamondAlthough slow, it is skilled at fishing with its tail. It does not feel pain if its tail is bitten.
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldIt lazes vacantly near water. If something bites its tail, it won't even notice for a whole day.
SoulSilverA sweet sap leaks from its tail's tip. Although not nutritious, the tail is pleasant to chew on.
RubySLOWPOKE uses its tail to catch prey by dipping it in water at the side of a river. However, this POKeMON often forgets what it's doing and often spends entire days just loafing at water's edge.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedIt is always vacantly lost in thought, but no one knows what it is thinking about. It is good at fishing with its tail.
LeafGreenIncredibly slow and dopey. It takes five seconds for it to feel pain when under attack.
GoldIt lazes vacantly near water. If something bites its tail, it won't even notice for a whole day.
SilverA sweet sap leaks from its tail's tip. Although not nutritious, the tail is pleasant to chew on.
CrystalIt is always so absent-minded that it won't react, even if its flavorful tail is bitten.
RedIncredibly slow and dopey. It takes 5 seconds for it to feel pain when under attack.
Blue
YellowIncredibly slow and sluggish. It is quite content to loll about without worrying about the time.

Other Other

Name Etymology As in the name for someone who is slow
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