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* Manaphy is the only Pokémon shown in the anime to use an attack ''before'' hatching from its egg.
 
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* Manaphy is the only anime Pokémon that was hatched from an egg that hatched in a movie rather than a normal episode, and the only one that is completely unrelated to {{cat|Generation II Pokémon}}.
 
* Manaphy is the only anime Pokémon that was hatched from an egg that hatched in a movie rather than a normal episode, and the only one that is completely unrelated to {{cat|Generation II Pokémon}}.
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* Manaphy shares similarities with [[Misty's Togetic|Misty's Togepi]] and [[Jirachi (movie 6)]]. When Manaphy hatched, it thought of May as its mother, similar to how Togepi did with Misty, and thus developed a mother/child bond. Also, in the case of Jirachi, who developed a close bond and friendship with Max, Manaphy did so with May, Max's older sister.
   
 
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Revision as of 19:35, 1 October 2010

Manaphy
マナフィ Manaphy
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Manaphy riding a Lapras
Egg obtained Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea
Hatches in Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea
Gender Unknown
Ability Unknown
Released in Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea
Current location Samiya
Manaphy Egg Manaphy
This Pokémon was hatched from its Egg during the movie.
Voice actor Japanese English
As Manaphy Yuri Shiratori Michele Knotz

Manaphy (Japanese: マナフィ Manaphy) is a Pokémon which was the star of Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea. It was voiced by 白鳥由里 Yuri Shiratori in Japanese and by Michele Knotz in English.

May catching the transparent Manaphy egg

In the anime

Ash and company met up with a Pokémon Ranger, Jack Walker, who was on the mission to protect the egg of Manaphy.

When Manaphy finally hatched, the first thing it saw was May and thus it thought of her as its mother, showing love and affection to her. Manaphy and May soon developed a very close bond even to the point that May treated it as her own child and Manaphy began learning words like "love" and "you", but their bond was affecting Manaphy's goal to find Samiya, so she tried to stay away from Manaphy but they eventually came back to one another and shared a tearful hug.

But sadly, it still had to return to Samiya. So after a tearful goodbye, Manaphy left but not before Manaphy shared one more hug with May and said "Love you Mama, Love you May."

Moves used

Manaphy Heart Swap.png
Using Heart Swap
Move First Used In
Heart Swap Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea
A shows that the move was used recently, unless all moves fit this case or there are fewer than five known moves.

In the TCG

This listing is of cards mentioning or featuring Manaphy.

Name Type Level Rarity Set Set no.
Sea's Manaphy Water - - 9th Movie Half Deck (no English release) 005/019
Sea's Manaphy Water - - PCG-P Promotional cards (no English release) 139/PCG-P
Sea's Manaphy Water - - PCG-P Promotional cards (no English release) 146/PCG-P
Sea's Manaphy Water - - PCG-P Promotional cards (no English release) 147/PCG-P
Sea's Manaphy Water - - PCG-P Promotional cards (no English release) 150/PCG-P
Sea's Manaphy Water - - PCG-P Promotional cards (no English release) 154/PCG-P
Prince of the Sea Manaphy Water - - 10th Movie Commemoration Set (no English release) -

Trivia

  • Manaphy is the only Pokémon shown in the anime to use an attack before hatching from its egg.
  • Manaphy is the only anime Pokémon that was hatched from an egg that hatched in a movie rather than a normal episode, and the only one that is completely unrelated to Generation II Pokémon.
  • Manaphy shares similarities with Misty's Togepi and Jirachi (movie 6). When Manaphy hatched, it thought of May as its mother, similar to how Togepi did with Misty, and thus developed a mother/child bond. Also, in the case of Jirachi, who developed a close bond and friendship with Max, Manaphy did so with May, Max's older sister.

Related articles

For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Manaphy.

Movie characters
Human protagonists
Sir AaronAliceAudreyBarzaBiancaCarlitaCoreyDamosDianaDianeEricFergusNewton Graceland
JuanitaKarlKathrynLisaLizabethLorenzoProfessor LundTory LundMarenMaryMelodyMannesNeesha
RafeRebeccaRowenaSamSheenaSidKidd SummersTonioTowaJack WalkerYuko
Human antagonists
AnnieButlerDamonMarilyn FlameGalenGooneMolly HaleIron-Masked MarauderGrings KodaiLawrence IIIMarcus
Ninja RiotOakleyThe PhantomArgus SteelMillis SteelZero
Pokémon
ArceusArticunoCarbinkCelebi (M04)Celebi (M13)CobalionDarkraiDeoxysDialgaDiancieEntei (M03)Entei (M13)Genesect
GiratinaGroudon (M18)HoopaJirachiKeldeoKyogreKyuremLatiasLatiosLucarioLugiaManaphyMew (M01)Mew (M08)
Mewtwo (OS)Mewtwo (BW)MoltresPalkiaPichuPikachutwoRaikouRayquaza (M07)Rayquaza (M18)RegiceRegirockRegisteelReshiram
ShayminSlowkingSuicune (M04)Suicune (M13)TerrakionUnownVictiniVirizionXerneasYveltalZapdosZekromZoroarkZorua
Others
Baron AlbertoBlock BotAliciaAllegraAstridBanksCarolDabuDavidDonukeDundeeEvaDr. FujiGabuGhrisGlacineGodeyGrandpa DamGroudon (M06)Spencer Hale
Heroes of Truth and IdealsQueen IleneInfiJennyJoeJudyKaiKakoKanataKatoKevinKikoKing of the People of the ValeKyleLayla
LeekuLuisLuisaMakoMalinManukeMarcus's soldiersMauryMeredithMewtwo's creatorsMirandaMisakiMooseMother and daughter
OginPegPeople of the WaterPokémon Baccer teamsRavineRaymondQueen RinRossSabuSchuylerShipShopperShunTaka
TammyTannerTappTatsukiTobiasMr. White

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