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Miltank (Pokémon)

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Miltank
ミルタンク Miltank
#241
241Miltank.png
Artwork from GSC
Type
Normal '
Category
Milk Cow Pokémon
Abilities
Thick Fat or Scrappy
Exp. at Lv. 100
1,250,000
Regional Pokédex numbers
Johto
#149
Hoenn
#376
Sinnoh
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Regional Browser numbers
Height
3′11″
Imperial
1.2 m
Metric
Weight
166.4 lbs.
Imperial
75.5 kg
Metric
Dex color
Pink
Catch rate
45 (5.9%)
Body style
BodyUnknown.png
Footprint
 F241.png 
Gender ratio
Genderless
Breeding
Ground group 1 cycles
(255 minimum steps)
EV yield
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
Base Exp.: 200 Battle Exp.: 2001*

Miltank (Japanese: ミルタンク Miltank) is a Normal-type Pokémon.

Biology

Physiology

Miltank is a pink, black, and cream colored cow with small horns and a long tail with a black ball in the end. It has a cream colored belly with four udders.

Gender differences

Miltank is a female-only species. The male counterpart is Tauros.

Special abilities

Miltank's signature move is Milk Drink.

Behavior

Habitat

Diet

Main article: Pokémon food

In the anime

Miltank first appeared under the ownership of Whitney during A Goldenrod Opportunity and A Dairy Tale Ending.

In Got Miltank?, a Miltank was guarding an area that was for Pokémon only.

Harrison also has a Miltank, but he has only been seen using her to quell an argument between Ash's Bulbasaur and Squirtle and Vincent's Meganium and Azumarill during the Silver Conference in Tie One On!.

Solana enlists the help of a wild Miltank in Pokémon Ranger: Deoxys Crisis.

Miltank will appear in DP062.

In the manga

In the Pokémon Special manga

Miltank is seen as Whitney's main Pokémon powerhouse.

In the TCG

Main article: Miltank (TCG)

Game data

Pokédex entries

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation II.
Generation I
Red {{{redbluedex}}}
Blue
Yellow {{{yellowdex}}}
Stadium {{{stadiumdex}}}
Generation II
Gold Its milk is packed with nutrition, making it the ultimate beverage for the sick or weary.
Silver If it has just had a baby, the milk it produces contains much more nutrition than usual.
Crystal In order to milk a Miltank, one must have a knack for rhythmically pulling up and down on its udders.
Stadium 2 Its milk is packed with nutrition, making it the ultimate beverage for the sick or weary.
Generation III
Ruby Miltank gives over five gallons of milk on a daily basis. Its sweet milk is enjoyed by children and grown-ups alike. People who can't drink milk turn it into yogurt and eat it instead.
Sapphire Miltank gives over five gallons of milk on a daily basis. Its sweet milk is enjoyed by children and grown-ups alike. People who can't drink milk turn it into yogurt and eat it instead.
Emerald It gives over five gallons of milk daily. Its sweet milk is enjoyed by children and grown-ups alike. People who can't drink milk turn it into yogurt and eat it instead.
FireRed If it has just had a baby, the milk it produces contains much more nutrition than usual.
LeafGreen Its milk is packed with nutrition, making it the ultimate beverage for the sick or weary.
Generation IV
Diamond It is said that kids who drink Miltank's milk grow up to become hearty, healthy adults.
Pearl It is said that kids who drink Miltank's milk grow up to become hearty, healthy adults.
Platinum {{{platinumdex}}}
HeartGold {{{heartgolddex}}}
SoulSilver {{{soulsilverdex}}}
Generation V
Black {{{blackdex}}}
White {{{whitedex}}}
Black 2 {{{black2dex}}}
White 2 {{{white2dex}}}
Generation VI
X Unknown
Y Unknown

Game locations

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation II.
Generation I
Red Blue
None Trade
Blue (Japan)
None Trade
Yellow
None Trade
Generation II
Gold Silver
Rare Routes 38, 39
Crystal
Rare Routes 38, 39 (Day)
Generation III
Ruby Sapphire
None Trade
Emerald
Rare Hoenn Safari Zone extension
FireRed LeafGreen
None Trade
Colosseum
One Realgam Tower (Shadow)
XD
None Trade
Generation IV
Diamond Pearl
Uncommon (Diamond)
Rare (Pearl)
Routes 209, 210 (PokéRadar)
Platinum
None Trade
HeartGold SoulSilver
None Trade
Pal Park
Field
Pokéwalker
None
Generation V
Black White
None Trade
Black 2 White 2
None Trade
Dream World
None
Generation VI
X Y
None Trade


In side games

Game Location
Pokémon Trozei! Endless Level 10
Endless Level 13
Forever Level 59
Mr. Who's Den
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Western Cave (10F, 20F, 30F, 40F, 50F-53F, 60F-98F)

Base stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 95
155 - 202 300 - 394
Attack: 80
76 - 145 148 - 284
Defense: 105
99 - 172 193 - 339
Sp.Atk: 40
40 - 101 76 - 196
Sp.Def: 70
67 - 134 130 - 262
Speed: 100
94 - 167 184 - 328
Total: 490   Other Pokémon with this total  
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and a hindering nature, if applicable.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and a helpful nature, if applicable.


Type effectiveness

Under normal battle conditions in Generation V, this Pokémon is:
Damaged
normally by:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None

Note that Miltank's Thick Fat ability halves the power of Fire and Ice moves.

Learnset

Template:Learnset intro

By leveling up

Level Generation II Generation III Generation IV
Start Tackle
Growl
Tackle Tackle
3 Growl
4 Growl
5 Defense Curl
8 Defense Curl Defense Curl Stomp
11 Milk Drink
13 Stomp Stomp
15 Bide
19 Milk Drink Milk Drink Rollout
24 Body Slam
26 Bide Bide
29 Zen Headbutt
34 Rollout Rollout
35 Captivate
41 Gyro Ball
43 Body Slam Body Slam
48 Heal Bell
53 Heal Bell Heal Bell
55 Wake-Up Slap

By TM/HM

# Generation II Generation III Generation IV
TM01 DynamicPunch Focus Punch Focus Punch
TM02 Headbutt
TM03 Curse Water Pulse Water Pulse
TM04 Rollout
TM06 Toxic Toxic Toxic
TM07 Zap Cannon
TM08 Rock Smash
TM09 Psych Up
TM10 Hidden Power Hidden Power Hidden Power
TM11 Sunny Day Sunny Day Sunny Day
TM12 Sweet Scent
TM13 Snore Ice Beam Ice Beam
TM14 Blizzard Blizzard Blizzard
TM15 Hyper Beam Hyper Beam Hyper Beam
TM16 Icy Wind
TM17 Protect Protect Protect
TM18 Rain Dance Rain Dance Rain Dance
TM20 Endure
TM21 Frustration Frustration Frustration
TM22 SolarBeam SolarBeam
TM23 Iron Tail Iron Tail Iron Tail
TM24 Thunderbolt Thunderbolt
TM25 Thunder Thunder Thunder
TM26 Earthquake Earthquake Earthquake
TM27 Return Return Return
TM30 Shadow Ball Shadow Ball Shadow Ball
TM31 Mud Slap Brick Break Brick Break
TM32 Double Team Double Team Double Team
TM33 Ice Punch
TM34 Swagger Shock Wave Shock Wave
TM35 Sleep Talk
TM37 Sandstorm Sandstorm Sandstorm
TM39 Rock Tomb Rock Tomb
TM40 Defense Curl
TM41 ThunderPunch
TM42 Facade Facade
TM43 Secret Power Secret Power
TM44 Rest Rest Rest
TM45 Attract Attract Attract
TM48 Fire Punch
TM52 Focus Blast
TM56 Fling
TM58 Endure
TM68 Giga Impact
TM73 Thunder Wave
TM74 Gyro Ball
TM75 Swords Dance
TM77 Psych Up
TM78 Captivate
TM80 Rock Slide
TM82 Sleep Talk
TM83 Natural Gift
TM87 Swagger
TM90 Substitute
HM03 Surf Surf Surf
HM04 Strength Strength Strength
HM06 Rock Smash Rock Smash

By breeding

By tutoring

FireRed and LeafGreen:

Emerald:

Special moves

N/A

Side game data

Template:Side game

Evolution

Template:EvoChart Box


Sprites

Gen Game
I Red Blue Yellow Red (Ja) Green Back
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation I.
II Gold Silver Crystal   Back
Spr 2g 241.png Spr 2s 241.png Spr 2c 241.gif Spr b 2g 241.png
Spr 2g 241 s.png Spr 2s 241 s.png Spr 2c 241 s.gif Spr b 2g 241 s.png
III Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
Spr 3r 241.png Spr 3e 241.png Spr 3r 241.png Spr b 3r 241.png
Spr 3r 241 s.png Spr 3e 241 s.png Spr 3r 241 s.png Spr b 3r 241 s.png
IV Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
Spr 4d 241.png Spr 4d 241.png Spr 4h 241.png Spr b 4d 241.png
Spr 4d 241 s.png Spr 4d 241 s.png Spr 4h 241 s.png Spr b 4d 241 s.png
V Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Spr 5b 241.png Spr 5b 241.png Spr b 5b 241.png
Spr 5b 241 s.png Spr 5b 241 s.png Spr b 5b 241 s.png
Miltank For other sprites and images, please see Miltank images on Bulbagarden Archives.

Trivia

  • Its male counterpart is Tauros.
  • In the anime, people have eaten or wanted hamburgers, which usually comes from cows. Since Miltank are cow Pokémon, it is speculated that people may or may not eat Miltank.

Origin

Miltank is based on female cattle, or cows.

Name origin

Miltank's name is a combination of milk and tank, a storage container for liquid. The tank part of Miltank's name could also refer to her tank-like defense stats.

In other languages

Related articles

External links

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