Showing posts with label pokemon. Show all posts
Showing posts with label pokemon. Show all posts

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Sandshrew - Pokemon of the Day

Sandshrew, the Mouse Pokémon. Sandshrew hates moisture and lives in holes it digs in dry places. It protects itself by curling into a ball.

Cool facts about Sandshrew:

  • It is mainly situated underground and during hunting it grabs its prey and drags it down the hole where it devours it.
  • They curl their bodies to break the impact of opponents’ attacks on them and may also throw sand at its attackers.
  • Its body can absorb water which it can use to survive in desert areas.

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Gothita - Pokemon of the Day

Gothita, the Fixation Pokémon. Gothita watches Pokémon and Trainers with an intense stare. Its bow-like feelers amplify its Psychic powers.

Cool facts about Gothita:

  • Gothita intently observes those around it, and can become unaware of attacks
  • They intently observe both Trainers and Pokémon. Apparently, they are looking at something that only Gothita can see.  

Friday, July 19, 2019

Marill - Pokemon of the Day

Marill, the Water Mouse Pokémon. Its sensitive ears can detect distant sounds and the round rubbery tip on its tail can expand and contract, assisting Marill in the water.

 Cool facts about Marill:
  • Its arms and feet are short and possess no visible digits.
  • There is a blue, bubble-like ball at the tip of its zigzagging black tail that is full of oil. The oil is lighter than water, and keeps Marill afloat in the water.
  • It can bounce on its tail. 

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Chimchar - Pokemon of the Day

Chimchar, the Monkey Pokémon. Chimchar easily climbs the sheerest of walls and lives on mountain tops. When it sleeps, its flames go out.

Cool facts about Chimchar:

  • Its fire is put out when it sleeps.
  • Its fiery rear end is fueled by gas made in its belly. 
  • Even rain can’t extinguish the fire.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Dedenne - Pokemon of the Day

Pokedex entry: Dedenne, the Antenna Pokémon. Dedenne communicates long distance with other Dedenne by sending radio waves through its antenna-like whiskers.

Cool facts about Dedenne:

  • Dedenne can also plug its tail into outlets to drain electricity from them.
  • It fires the electricity from its whiskers. 

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Swablu - Pokemon of the Day

Pokedex Entry: Swablu, the Cotton Bird Pokémon. Swablu loves cleanliness and is quick to wipe off any unclean surface with its cotton-like wings.

Cool facts about Swablu:

  • It lands on the heads of people and sits there like a cotton-fluff hat. 
  • Since it has no discernible neck, its body appears to be all head.

Monday, July 15, 2019

Shelmet - Pokemon of the Day

Shelmet, the Snail Pokémon. Shelmet can spit a sticky poisonous acid when attacking, and it can defend itself by closing its shell.

Cool facts about Shelmet:

  • When it and Karrablast are together, and both receive electrical stimulation, they both evolve. 
  • When traded with a Karrablast, it takes Shelmet's helmet, deshelling it and causing it to evolve into Accelgor, the Deshelled Pokémon. Karrablast then evolves into Escavalier and wears Shelmet's armor.

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Passimian - Pokemon of the Day

Passimian, the Teamwork Pokémon. A Fighting type. It works on its teammates and attacks by throwing fruits. They undergo intense training together, and their mutual bond is remarkable.

Cool facts about Passimian:
  • Passimian live in troops of 20 to 30 individuals, all following a leader. This leader will take 10 of the individuals in the best condition to search for food.
  • They battle with hard berries for weapons. The one that can throw a berry the farthest is the boss of the troop.
  • They use their saliva to stick leaves to their shoulders. You can tell what troop they belong to from the position of the leaves.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Patrat - Pokemon of the Day

Patrat Pokedex entry: Using food stored in cheek pouches, they can keep watch for days. They use their tails to communicate with others.

Cool facts about Patrat:

  • Very cautious and always on the lookout, although it won't see if it is getting attacked from behind.
  • It lives in a tunnel.
  • It's name is a combination of the words patrol and rat.
I couldn't find a video but there are several Patrat coloring pages:

Friday, July 12, 2019

Piplup - Pokemon of the Day

Piplup, the Penguin Pokémon. Piplup's limited walking skills often cause it to fall down, but that never hurts its pride.

Cool facts about Piplup:

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Yamask - Pokemon of the Day

Yamask, the Spirit Pokémon. A Ghost-type Pokémon, Yamask wanders the ruins of ancient civilizations.

Cool facts about Yamask:
  • Yamask was once human.
  • If someone wears its mask they will become possessed by Yamask.
  • When it looks at its mask it cries from its memories.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Ralts - Pokemon of the Day

Ralts, the Feeling Pokémon. Ralts is the pre-evolved form of Kirlia. It can use the horns on its head to read human emotions. Ralts rarely shows itself to humans, but may occasionally approach when it senses positive or happy feelings.

Pokedex entry:

Cool facts about Ralts:
  • Ralts has is the lowest base stat total of all Psychic-type Pokémon. 
  • Each evolution is supposed to represent that of a person -- toddler, child and then warrior or mother.

I couldn't find an animated clip but I did find a video for how to make a Ralts out of clay.

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Pawniard - Pokemon of the Day

Pawniard, the Sharp Blade Pokémon. Pawniard's entire body is made of blades which it uses to inflict damage on its opponent.

Cool facts about Pawniard
  • Blades comprise this Pokémon's entire body. If battling dulls the blades, it sharpens them on stones by the river. Each Pawniard has its own favorite sharpening stone.
  • When hunting, Pawniard immobilizes its prey by repeated stabbing it with its blades.
  • In the wild, Pawniard lives in packs governed by Bisharp.  

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Monday, July 8, 2019

Magmar - Pokemon of the Day

Magmar, the Spitfire Pokémon. Its body is like a furnace, making Magmar a living inferno. It has been discovered only near active volcanoes.

 Cool facts about Magmar:
  • Magmar will use its full fire power against even the smallest challengers and drag them down into the lava where it lives.
  •  Magmar’s body temperature is almost 2,200°F (1,200 °C).
  • If Magmar feels somewhere is too cold for it, it’ll spit fire to scorch the surroundings making it more suitable for it to be there.
  • In battle, Magmar blows out intensely hot flames from all over its body to intimidate its opponent. This Pokémon's fiery bursts create heat waves that ignite grass and trees in its surroundings. 

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Emolga - Pokemon of the Day

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Emolga, the Sky Squirrel Pokémon. Emolga lives in trees and uses its cape-like membrane to glide through the air.

Cool facts about Emolga:
  • Emolga is a Japanese dwarf flying squirrel.
  • It can store electricity on its electric sacs located on its cheeks.
  • It's the only Pokemon that can learn Volt Switch by leveling up.  

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Audino - Pokemon of the Day

Audino, the Hearing Pokémon. Audino can assess a Pokémon's overall physical condition and mood using its ears.

Friday, July 5, 2019

Ponyta - Pokemon of the Day

Ponyta, The Fire Horse Pokémon. Its mane is made of intense flames. 

Cool facts about Ponyta:
  • It's mane is made of fire.
  • Ponyta is very weak at birth. It can barely stand up. 
 You can even create your own 3d paper model at  or draw one at

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Popplio - Pokemon of the Day

Popplio, the Sea Lion Pokémon. A Water type. Popplio can control water balloons, and works hard so it can make bigger balloons.

Cool facts about Popplio:
  •  When Popplio was first introduced people HATED it so much so other fans created support groups for it such as this one on Reddit.  Someone even created a video (clip below) in homage to its struggle for fandom.  
  • Popplio snorts body fluids from its nose, blowing balloons to smash into its foes.

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Mankey - Pokemon of the Day

Mankey, the Pig Monkey Pokémon of the Fighting-type. Known for its superior footwork, it packs a powerful punch.

Cool facts about Mankey:

  • If just one Mankey in all an entire treetop colony begins to frenzy with rage, all of the others will join in.
  • They love to eat chestnuts, but their two-fingered hands make them almost impossible to get open. So when they can’t, they get very upset, very quickly.
  • When Mankey starts shaking and its nasal breathing turns rough, it's a sure sign that it is becoming angry. However, because it goes into a towering rage almost instantly, it is impossible for anyone to flee its wrath.