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List of sprite errors

Generation I

Pokémon Game Reason
001 Spr 1g 001.pngSpr 1b 001.png Bulbasaur Red and Green
Red and Blue
Round ears instead of triangular.
002 Spr 1b 002.pngPin002.png Ivysaur Red and Blue
Pokémon Pinball
Red/Blue is bipedal despite Pokédex entries stating that Ivysaur cannot stand on its hind legs. Pinball has yellow-tipped vines and Venusaur's flower stalk.
003 Pin003.png Venusaur Pokémon Pinball Flower stalk is green instead of brown.
005 Pin005.png Charmeleon Pokémon Pinball Orange instead of crimson.
007 Pin007.gifPin007.png Squirtle Pokémon Pinball Blue eyes instead of reddish brown. The animated sprite's plastron design is simplified.
008 Pin008.png Wartortle Pokémon Pinball Blue eyes instead of brown.
010 Pin010.png Caterpie Pokémon Pinball Green feeler instead of red.
011 Spr 1g 011.pngSpr b g1 011.png Metapod Generation I core series Red/Green and the back sprite have crosshair-like eyes instead of droopy ones.
012 Spr 1g 012.png Butterfree Red and Green Withered wings.
013 Spr 1g 013.pngSpr 1b 013.pngPin013.gif Weedle Red and Green
Red and Blue
Pokémon Pinball
Less than seven body segments.
014 Spr 1g 014.pngSpr 1b 014.pngSpr b g1 014.png Kakuna Generation I core series Smaller head.
015 Spr 1g 015.pngSpr 1b 015.pngPin015.png Beedrill Red and Green
Red and Blue
Pokémon Pinball
Red/Green and Red/Blue have a different wing pattern. Pinball's eyes, wings, and stingers are yellow.
016 Spr 1g 016.pngSpr 1b 016.pngSpr b g1 016.pngPin016.gif Pidgey Generation I core series
Pokémon Pinball
Pinball's secondary color is white instead of cream; all others have beady eyes and all-brown crest feathers.
019 Spr b g1 019.pngSpr 1y 019.pngPin019.gifPin019.png Rattata Generation I core series
Pokémon Pinball
The back sprite has a white tail. Yellow is dark green instead of purple. Pinball sprites are pink instead of purple.
020 Spr 1g 020.pngSpr 1b 020.pngSpr 1y 020.pngSpr b g1 020.png Raticate Generation I core series Not brown.
023 Spr 1g 023.pngSpr 1b 023.pngPin023.png Ekans Red and Green
Red and Blue
Pokémon Pinball
Red/Green and Red/Blue have a different ring pattern. Pinball is pink instead of purple.
024 Pin024.png Arbok Pokémon Pinball Pink instead of purple.
025 Spr 1g 025.pngSpr 1b 025.pngSpr b g1 025.png Pikachu Generation I core series Misshapen tail.
027 Spr 1g 027.pngSpr 1b 027.pngSpr 1y 027.pngSpr b g1 027.png Sandshrew Generation I core series Orange-brown instead of yellow. Red/Green and Red/Blue have beady eyes.
028 Spr 1g 028.pngSpr 1b 028.pngSpr 1y 028.pngSpr b g1 028.png Sandslash Generation I core series All brown instead of yellow and brown.
029 Spr 1b 029.pngSpr b g1 029.pngPin029.pngPin029.gif Nidoran♀ Generation I core series
Pokémon Pinball
The back sprite has misplaced spikes. Red/Blue's front sprite has no horn and different ears. The Pinball portrait has an extraneous tail and the sprite has no whiskers.
030 Spr 1g 030.pngSpr 1b 030.png Nidorina Red and Green
Red and Blue
Snout has a distinct color. Red/Green has an extraneous horn.
031 Spr 1g 031.png Spr b g1 031.pngPin031.png Nidoqueen Generation I core series Pinball's jaw, chest plate, and inner ears are blue; all others are misshapen.
032 Pin032.pngPin032.gif Nidoran♂ Pokémon Pinball Purple inner ears instead of teal.
033 Pin033.png Nidorino Pokémon Pinball Fuchsia body instead of purple, and purple inner ears instead of teal.
034 Spr 1g 034.png Spr 1b 034.png Spr 1y 034.pngPin034.png Nidoking Generation I core series
Pokémon Pinball
Outer ears do not have two notches. Pinball's inner ears are purple instead of teal.
035 Spr b g1 035.png Clefairy Generation I core series Upside-down tail and a missing wing.
036 Spr b g1 036.png Clefable Generation I core series Upside-down tail.
037 Spr 1g 037.pngSpr 1b 037.pngSpr 1y 037.pngSpr b g1 037.pngPin037.gif Vulpix Generation I core series The head fur on each one but Yellow is different. Red/Green, Yellow, and Pinball have five tails instead of six.
039 Pin039.png Jigglypuff Pokémon Pinball Purple eyes instead of blue.
040 Spr 1g 040.pngSpr 1b 040.pngSpr b g1 040.pngPin040.png Wigglytuff Generation I core series
Pokémon Pinball
Pinball has purple eyes instead of blue; all others are misshapen.
041 Pin041.gifPin041.png Zubat Pokémon Pinball Inner wings and ears are white or blue instead of purple.
042 Spr 1b 042.png Pin042.png Golbat Red and Blue
Pokémon Pinball
Red/Blue is malformed. Pinball's inner wings are blue instead of purple.
049 Spr 1g 049.pngSpr 1b 049.pngSpr b g1 049.png Venomoth Generation I core series Different wing pattern.
053 Spr 1b 053.png Persian Red and Blue Pointy ears instead of round.
061 Spr 1g 061.pngSpr 1b 061.png Poliwhirl Red and Green
Red and Blue
Clockwise spiral.
065 Spr 1g 065.png Alakazam Red and Green Extraneous Star of David on its forehead.
091 Spr 1b 091.png Cloyster Red and Blue Horizontal shell.
096 Spr 1g 096.pngSpr 1b 096.png Drowzee Red and Green
Red and Blue
More than three fingers.
097 Pin097.png Hypno Pokémon Pinball Pendulum is not grey.
099 Spr 1b 099.png Kingler Red and Blue Symmetrical pincers.
109 Spr 1b 109.png Koffing Red and Blue Belly mark is above face.
110 Spr 1b 110.png Weezing Red and Blue Smaller head is conjoined differently (like its original art) and the third chamber is on top.
147 Spr 1g 147.pngSpr 1b 147.png Dratini Red and Green
Red and Blue
Striped underbelly.
149 Spr 1g 149.pngSpr b g1 149.png Dragonite Generation I core series Extraneous ridge down the back.

Generation II

Pokémon Game Reason
010 Spr 2g 010.pngSpr 2s 010.pngSpr 2c 010.gif Caterpie Generation II core series Six body segments instead of five.
011 Spr b 2g 011.pngSpr b 2c 011.png Metapod Generation II core series Missing the crest that goes down the middle of its back. Extraneous line connecting the eyes.
012 Spr 2g 012.pngSpr 2s 012.pngSpr b 2g 012.png Butterfree Gold and Silver Pink eyes instead of red.
013 TCG2 D03 Weedle.png Weedle Pokémon Card GB2: Here Comes Team GR! Less than seven body segments.
015 Spr 2g 015.png Spr 2s 015.png Spr 2c 015.gif Beedrill Generation II core series Different wing pattern.
021 Spr 2g 021.pngSpr 2s 021.pngSpr b 2g 021.png Spearow Gold and Silver Brown wings instead of red.
023 Spr 2g 023.pngSpr 2s 023.pngSpr b 2g 023.pngSpr 2c 023.gif Ekans Generation II core series The front sprites have a different ring pattern. Gold, Silver, and their back sprite are pink instead of purple.
025 Spr b 2g 025.pngSpr b 2c 025.png Pikachu Generation II core series Misshapen tail.
027 Spr 2g 027.pngSpr 2s 027.pngSpr b 2g 027.png Sandshrew Gold and Silver Brown instead of yellow.
028 Spr 2g 028.pngSpr 2s 028.pngSpr b 2g 028.png Sandslash Gold and Silver All brown instead of yellow and brown.
032 Spr 2g 032.pngSpr 2s 032.pngSpr b 2g 032.pngTCG2 A06 Nidoran M.png Nidoran♂ Pokémon Card GB2: Here Comes Team GR! Gold, Silver, and their back sprite are pinkish red instead of purple, and Card GB 2's inner ears are purple instead of teal.
033 Spr 2g 033.pngSpr 2s 033.pngSpr b 2g 033.pngTCG2 A07 Nidorino.png TCG2 D09 Nidorino.png Nidorino Gold and Silver
Pokémon Card GB2: Here Comes Team GR!
Gold, Silver, and their back sprite are pinkish red instead of purple, and the rest have purple inner ears instead of teal.
034 Spr 2g 034.png Spr 2s 034.png Spr 2c 034.gifTCG2 B07 Nidoking.png Nidoking Generation II core series
Pokémon Card GB2: Here Comes Team GR!
Purple inner ears instead of teal, and outer ears do not have two notches.
036 Spr b 2g 036.pngSpr b 2c 036.png Clefable Generation II core series Upside-down tail.
041 Spr 2g 041.pngSpr 2s 041.pngSpr 2c 041.gifSpr b 2g 041.pngSpr b 2c 041.png Zubat Generation II core series Inner wings and ears are blue instead of purple.
042 Spr 2c 042.gifSpr b 2c 042.png Golbat Crystal Inner wings are bluish grey instead of purple.
079 Spr 2g 079.pngSpr 2s 079.pngSpr b 2g 079.pngSpr 2c 079.gif Slowpoke Generation II core series While the Japanese Silver's belly was changed for the international versions, Gold and Crystal were not. Gold, Silver, and their back sprite are neon pink instead of dull pink.
097 Spr 2g 097.pngSpr 2s 097.pngSpr b 2g 097.pngSpr 2c 097.gifSpr b 2c 097.png Hypno Gold and Silver Pendulum is not grey.
110 Spr 2s 110.png Weezing Silver Larger head is conjoined differently.
127 Spr b 2g 127 jp.png Pinsir Gold and Silver (Ja) Extraneous wing-like exoskeleton segment.
153 Spr 2g 153.pngSpr 2s 153.pngSpr b 2g 153.png Bayleef Gold and Silver Tan (like its shiny coloration) instead of light yellow and slightly different leaves.
154 Spr 2g 154.png Spr 2s 154.png Meganium Gold and Silver Five petals instead of six, the pattern on them is different, and it has a ruff around its neck.
156 Spr 2g 156.pngSpr 2s 156.pngSpr b 2g 156.png Quilava Generation II core series Gold, Silver, and the back sprite's eyes are completely red instead of just the irises.
159 Spr 2g 159.pngSpr 2s 159.pngSpr b 2g 159.pngSpr 2c 159.gif Croconaw Generation II core series Body pattern is mirrored. Gold, Silver, and their back sprite are colored aquamarine and have different head spikes.
160 Spr 2g 160 jp.pngSpr 2s 160 jp.png Feraligatr Gold and Silver Underside of tail is white instead of light blue.
167 Spr 2g 167.pngSpr 2s 167.pngSpr b 2g 167.png Spinarak Gold and Silver Purple instead of green.
171 Spr 2g 171 jp.pngSpr 2s 171 jp.pngSpr b 2g 171 jp.png Lanturn Gold and Silver (Ja) Extraneous yellow cheeks.
172 Spr 2g 172 jp.pngSpr 2s 172 jp.pngSpr b 2g 172 jp.png Pichu Gold and Silver (Ja) Collars have two spikes on the front and three on the back instead of the opposite.
178 Spr 2g 178.pngSpr 2s 178.png Xatu Gold and Silver The Gold sprite has a red-and-black spot and one of the stripes on Silver is black.
180 Spr b 2g 180 jp.png Flaaffy Gold and Silver (Ja) Extraneous collar.
181 Spr 2g 181.pngSpr 2s 181.pngSpr b 2g 181.png Ampharos Gold and Silver Ear stripes are reversed (black-yellow instead of yellow-black).
186 Spr b 2g 186 jp.png Politoed Gold and Silver (Ja) Three extraneous yellow spots on its back.
188 Spr 2g 188.pngSpr 2s 188.pngSpr 2c 188.gifSpr b 2g 188.png Skiploom Generation II core series Eartips are yellow instead of green.
190 Spr 2g 190 jp.pngSpr 2s 190 jp.pngSpr b 2g 190 jp.pngSpr 2g 190.pngSpr 2s 190.pngSpr b 2g 190.png Aipom Gold and Silver The Japanese versions have dark blue fur instead of purple, yellow skin instead of cream, and furry bellies instead of hairless. Only the bellies were corrected for the international versions.
191 Spr 2g 191.pngSpr 2s 191.pngSpr b 2g 191 jp.pngSpr b 2g 191.png Sunkern Gold and Silver The middle stripe on the back sprite of the Japanese Gold and Silver is shorter then the others instead of longer and all their bodies are green instead of yellow. Only the stripe lengths were corrected for the international versions.
194 Spr b 2g 194 jp.png Wooper Gold and Silver (Ja) Extraneous stripe down its back.
203 Spr b 2g 203 jp.png Girafarig Gold and Silver (Ja) Back spots touch its spikes.
205 Spr 2g 205.pngSpr 2s 205.pngSpr b 2g 205.png Forretress Gold and Silver Gold, Silver, and their back sprite have darker coloration and a different shell.
211 Spr b 2g 211 jp.png Qwilfish Gold and Silver (Ja) Extra spot on its tail.
215 Spr 2g 215.pngSpr 2g 215 jp.pngSpr b 2g 215 jp.pngSpr b 2g 215.png Sneasel Gold and Silver Brown body and blue feathers instead of dark blue and fuchsia. The Japanese back sprite's ear has a depression.
216 Spr 2s 216 jp.png Teddiursa Silver (Ja) No spots on its feet.
219 Spr 2s 219.pngSpr 2g 219.pngSpr b 2g 219.png Magcargo Gold and Silver Lava and fire are pink instead of red or orange. Shell has a different design and is brown instead of grey.
222 Spr 2g 222.pngSpr 2s 222.pngSpr 2c 222.gif Corsola Generation II core series Different body shape.
224 Spr 2g 224.pngSpr 2s 224.png Octillery Gold and Silver Golden eyes instead of white.
225 Spr 2g 225.pngSpr 2s 225.pngSpr b 2g 225.png Delibird Generation II core series Different mask design. Crystal corrected the front sprite, but not the back.
227 Spr 2g 227.pngSpr 2s 227.png Skarmory Gold and Silver Extra tail.
232 Spr 2s 232 jp.png Donphan Silver (Ja) Underside of trunk is grey and striped.
234 Spr 2g 234 jp.pngSpr 2s 234 jp.png Stantler Gold and Silver (Ja) No spots on its hindquarters.
242 Spr 2s 242 jp.png Blissey Silver (Ja) Left wing does not fully cover the shoulder.
243 Spr 2g 243.pngSpr b 2g 243.png Raikou Gold and Silver Different muzzle, no ears, smaller fangs, an orange mane instead of purple, and a second, black collar.
244 Spr 2g 244.png Entei Gold and Silver Smoother chest fur, no sideburns.
245 Spr 2c 245.gif Suicune Crystal Chin spike is blue instead of white.
247 Spr b 2g 247 jp.png Pupitar Gold and Silver (Ja) Extra line around its abdomen.

Generation III

Pokémon Game Reason
008 Spr 3r 008.pngSpr b 3r 008.pngSpr 3f 008.pngSpr 3e 008.gifSpr b 3f 008.png Wartortle Generation III core series Ruby/Sapphire have greenish white ears and tail instead of bluish white. FireRed/LeafGreen and Emerald's skin is indigo instead of blue.
011 Spr b 3r 011.png Metapod Ruby and Sapphire
Emerald
Extraneous line connecting the eyes.
012 Spr 3f 012 s.pngSpr b 3f 012 s.png Butterfree FireRed and LeafGreen Peach wings, limbs, and snout instead of pink.
016 Ani016MS.png016 III OD.png Pidgey Generation III-V core series
FireRed and LeafGreen
White feathers instead of cream.
025 Doll Pikachu III.png Pikachu Generation III core series Pink cheeks instead of red.
030 Ani030MS.png Nidorina Generation III-V core series Dark blue instead of light blue.
032 Ani032MS.png032 III OD.png Nidoran♂ Generation III-V core series
FireRed and LeafGreen
Purple inner ears instead of teal.
033 Ani033MS.pngMD033F.png Nidorino Generation III-V core series
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team
Menu sprites' inner ears are purple instead of teal. Mystery Dungeon sprite's horn is too low.
034 Ani034MS.png Nidoking Generation III-V core series Purple inner ears instead of teal, and outer ears do not have two notches.
036 Spr b 3r 036.pngSpr b 3f 036.png Clefable Generation III core series Upside-down tail.
037 Ani037MS.png Vulpix Generation III-V core series Four tails instead of six, and brown instead of red.
037 Spr b 3r 040.png Wigglytuff Ruby and Sapphire
Emerald
Eartips are pink instead of white.
041 PinRS041.png Zubat Pokémon Pinball: Ruby & Sapphire Inner wings and ears are green instead of purple.
042 Ani042MS.png Golbat Generation III-V core series Inner wings are grey instead of purple.
110 Spr 3r 110.pngSpr 3e 110.gif Weezing Ruby and Sapphire
Emerald
Larger head is conjoined differently and on the right side instead of the left.
132 Spr 3r 132.pngSpr b 3r 132.png Ditto Generation III core series Pink instead of purple.
163 Spr 3r 163.pngSpr 3e 163.gifSpr b 3r 163.png Hoothoot Generation III core series Olive green feathers instead of brown.
172 Spr 3r 172.pngSpr 3e 172.gifSpr b 3r 172.png Pichu Generation III core series Red cheeks instead of pink.
212 Spr 3r 212.pngSpr 3e 212.gifSpr b 3r 212.png Scizor Generation III core series Red-orange instead of crimson.
243 Spr 3r 243.pngSpr 3e 243.gifSpr b 3r 243.png Raikou Generation III core series Tail and "X" on face are grey instead of light blue.
245 Spr 3r 245.pngSpr 3e 245.gifSpr b 3r 245.pngAni245MS.png245 III OD.pngMD245F.png MDP245.png 245msra.png Suicune Generation III-V core series
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon games
Pokémon Ranger
Crest and skin are the same hue of blue. Generation III-V menusprite has a pink mane.
253 Spr 3r 253.pngSpr 3e 253.gifSpr b 3r 253.png Grovyle Generation III core series Blue leaves instead of green.
260 Spr 3r 260.png Spr 3e 260.gifSpr b 3r 260.png Swampert Generation III core series Blue fins instead of black.
266 Spr 3r 266.pngSpr 3e 266.gifPinRS266.gifPinRS266.png Silcoon Generation III core series
Pokémon Pinball: Ruby & Sapphire
Yellow iris instead of red.
267 Spr 3r 267.pngSpr 3e 267.gifSpr b 3r 267.png Beautifly Generation III core series Body's hue is yellow instead of greyscale.
268 Spr 3r 268.pngSpr 3e 268.gifPinRS268.gifPinRS268.png Cascoon Generation III core series
Pokémon Pinball: Ruby & Sapphire
Yellow pupil instead of white.
273 Spr 3r 273.pngSpr 3e 273.gifSpr b 3r 273.png Seedot Generation III core series Green cap instead of grey.
292 Spr 3r 292.pngSpr 3e 292.gifSpr b 3r 292.png Shedinja Generation III core series Body is golden brown and brown instead of light brown and grey.
299 Spr 3r 299.pngSpr 3e 299.gifSpr b 3r 299.png Nosepass Generation III core series Different body design and color.
309 Spr b 3r 309.png Electrike Generation III core series One tail spike instead of three.
344 Spr 3r 344.pngSpr b 3r 344.pngSpr 3e 344.gif Claydol Generation III core series Dark green body instead of black and salmon-colored eyes instead of hot pink.
345 Spr 3r 345.pngSpr 3e 345.gifSpr b 3r 345.png Lileep Generation III core series Peach and orange tentacles instead of pink and purple.
346 Spr 3r 346.pngSpr 3e 346.gifSpr b 3r 346.png Cradily Generation III core series Peach and orange tentacles instead of pink and purple.
348 Spr 3r 348.pngSpr 3e 348.gif Armaldo Generation III core series Grey chest plates instead of blue.
353 Spr 3r 353.pngSpr 3e 353.gif Shuppet Ruby and Sapphire
Emerald
Green irises instead of dark blue.
361 PinRS361.gif Snorunt Pokémon Pinball: Ruby & Sapphire No spots on its back.
366 Spr b 3r 366.png Clamperl Generation III core series Different shell design.
371 Spr 3r 371.pngSpr 3e 371.gifSpr b 3r 371.png Bagon Generation III core series Indigo skin instead of light blue. Ears, jaw, and underbelly are orange instead of yellow.
373 Spr 3r 373.pngSpr 3e 373.gifSpr b 3r 373.png Salamence Generation III core series Indigo skin instead of light blue. Wings, crests, and undersides of legs, neck, and tail are orange instead of crimson.
375 Spr 3r 375.pngSpr 3e 375.gifSpr b 3r 375.png Metang Generation III core series Different body design. Its back sprite shows two holes in its body.
384 Spr 3r 384.pngSpr 3e 384.gif Rayquaza Generation III core series Inside of mouth is blue instead of pink or red.

Generation IV

Pokémon Game Reason
010 Spr 4d 010.pngSpr 4h 010.png Caterpie Generation IV core series Instead of five body segments, Diamond/Pearl and Platinum have seven while HeartGold/SoulSilver has four.
012 Spr 4d 012 f s.png Butterfree Diamond and Pearl
Platinum
Shiny female's wings are less pink than male's.
023 Spr 4d 023.pngSpr b 4d 023.png Ekans Generation IV core series Different ring pattern seen during the front sprite's animation and on the back sprite, which HeartGold/SoulSilver uses as well.
036 Spr b 4d 036.pngSpr b 4p 036.png Clefable Generation IV core series Upside-down tail.
110 Spr 4d 110.png Weezing Diamond and Pearl
Platinum
Third chamber attaches to the back of each head instead of the undersides.
127 Spr b 4d 127.png Pinsir Diamond and Pearl Missing body lines.
175 Spr b 4d 175 s.png Togepi Diamond and Pearl All three markings on the shiny back sprite are shades of red.
207 Spr 4p 207 m.png Gligar Platinum Indigo instead of purple.
245 Spr 4d 245.pngSpr b 4d 245.pngSpr b 4p 245.png Spr b 4h 245.png Suicune Generation IV core series Crest and skin are the same hue of blue. HeartGold/SoulSilver corrected the front sprite, but not the back.
253 Spr 4d 253.pngSpr b 4d 253.png Grovyle Generation IV core series Blue leaves instead of green.
260 Spr 4d 260.pngSpr b 4d 260.png Swampert Generation IV core series Blue fins instead of black.
344 Spr 4d 344.pngSpr b 4d 344.png Claydol Generation IV core series Dark green body instead of black and salmon-colored eyes instead of hot pink.
345 Spr 4d 345.pngSpr b 4d 345.png Lileep Generation IV core series Peach and orange tentacles instead of pink and purple.
346 Spr 4d 346.pngSpr b 4d 346.png Cradily Generation IV core series Peach and orange tentacles instead of pink and purple.
348 Spr 4d 348.png Armaldo Generation IV core series Grey chest plates instead of blue.
373 Spr 4d 373.pngSpr b 4d 373.png Salamence Generation IV core series Wings, crests, and undersides of legs, neck, and tail are orange instead of crimson.
380 Spr 4d 380 s.png Latias Diamond and Pearl Golden eyes instead of green.
426 Spr 4d 426.png Drifblim Diamond and Pearl Slightly smaller eyes.

Generation V

Pokémon Game Reason
024 Spr 5b 024.png Arbok Generation V core series One tail segment is wider than the others.
035 Spr b 5b 035.png Clefairy Generation V core series Upside-down tail.
036 Spr b 5b 036.png Clefable Generation V core series Upside-down tail.
080 Spr 5b 080.png Slowbro Generation V core series During the animation, the Shellder is only seen with one eye.
095 Spr 5b 095.pngSpr b 5b 095.png Onix Generation V core series Curves after two body sections in the front sprite, but after three in the back sprite.
110 Spr 5b 110.pngSpr b 5b 110.png Weezing Generation V core series Third chamber attaches to the back of each head instead of the undersides.
245 Spr b 5b 245.png Suicune Generation V core series Crest and skin are the same hue of blue.
555 Spr b 5b 555Z.png Darmanitan (Zen Mode) Generation V core series No stripes on its back.
599 Spr 5b 599.pngSpr b 5b 599.png Klink Generation V core series In the back sprite, the upper gear is on the wrong side.
600 Spr 5b 600.pngSpr b 5b 600.png Klang Generation V core series In the back sprite, the smaller gear is on the wrong side.
601 Spr 5b 601.pngSpr b 5b 601.png Klinklang Generation V core series In the back sprite, the smaller gear is on the wrong side.

List of sprite discolorations due to palette limitations

Pokémon Game Reason
012 Spr 1g 012.pngSpr 1b 012.png Spr 1y 012.pngSpr b g1 012.png Spr 2g 012.png Spr 2s 012.pngSpr b 2g 012.pngSpr 2c 012.gifSpr b 2c 012.png Butterfree Generation I-II core series Black body instead of purple. Generation I sprites have blue eyes instead of red.
017 Spr 1g 017.pngSpr 1b 017.pngSpr 1y 017.pngSpr b g1 017.png Pidgeotto Generation I core series Crest is brown instead of salmon.
021 Spr 1g 021.pngSpr 1b 021.pngSpr 1y 021.pngSpr b g1 021.png Spearow Generation I core series Brown wings instead of red.
021 Spr 1g 022.png Spr 1b 022.png Spr 1y 022.pngSpr b g1 022.png Fearow Generation I core series Beak, feet, and coxcomb are brown.
023 Spr 1g 023.pngSpr 1b 023.pngSpr b g1 023.png Ekans Generation I core series White with purple stripes (like its original art) instead of purple with yellow.
024 Spr 1g 024.png Spr 1b 024.png Spr 1y 024.pngSpr 2g 024.png Spr 2s 024.png Spr 2c 024.gif Arbok Generation I core series Hood marking lacks yellow, and red as well in Generation I.
031 Spr 1g 031.png Spr 1b 031.png Spr 1y 031.png Nidoqueen Generation I core series Secondary color is light blue instead of cream.
032 Spr 1g 032.pngSpr 1b 032.pngSpr 1y 032.pngSpr 2c 032.gifSpr b 2c 032.png Nidoran♂ Generation I-II core series Inner ears are purple or red instead of teal.
033 Spr 1g 033.pngSpr 1b 033.pngSpr 1y 033.pngSpr b g1 033.pngSpr 2c 033.gifSpr b 2c 033.png Nidorino Generation I-II core series Inner ears are purple instead of teal.
034 Spr 1g 034.png Spr 1b 034.png Spr 1y 034.png Nidoking Generation I-II core series Inner ears are purple instead of teal.
035 Spr 1g 035.pngSpr 1b 035.pngSpr 1y 035.pngSpr b g1 035.png Clefairy Generation I core series Black eartips instead of brown.
036 Spr 1g 036.pngSpr 1b 036.pngSpr 1y 036.pngSpr b g1 036.png Clefable Generation I core series Black eartips instead of brown.
039 Spr 1g 039.pngSpr 1b 039.pngSpr 1y 039.png Jigglypuff Generation I core series Eyes are not blue.
040 Spr 1g 040.pngSpr 1b 040.pngSpr 1y 040.pngSpr b g1 040.png Wigglytuff Generation I core series Black eyes instead of blue.
041 Spr 1g 041.pngSpr 1b 041.pngSpr 1y 041.png Zubat Generation I core series Inner wings and ears are blue (like its original art) instead of purple.
042 Spr 1g 042.png Spr 1b 042.png Spr 1y 042.pngSpr b g1 042.png Golbat Generation I core series Inner wings are blue (like its original art) instead of purple.
096 Spr 1g 096.pngSpr 1b 096.png Spr b g1 096.png Drowzee Generation I core series Lower body is black instead of brown.
097 Spr 1g 097.png Spr 1b 097.pngSpr 1y 097.pngSpr b g1 097.png Hypno Generation I core series Pendulum is not grey.
121 Spr 2g 121.pngSpr 2s 121.pngSpr 2c 121.gif Starmie Generation II core series Gem is purple instead of red.
124 Spr 2g 124.pngSpr 2s 124.pngSpr 2c 124.gifSpr b 2g 124.png Jynx Generation II core series Since Jynx's sprites were altered for the international versions, it has white hair instead of yellow.
191 Spr 2g 191.pngSpr 2s 191.pngSpr b 2g 191 jp.pngSpr b 2g 191.pngSpr 2c 191.gifSpr b 2c 191.png Sunkern Generation II core series Stripes are green instead of brown.
207 Spr 2g 207.pngSpr 2s 207.pngSpr 2c 207.gif Gligar Generation II core series Tongue is purple instead of pink.
245 Spr 2g 245.pngSpr 2s 245.pngSpr b 2g 245.pngSpr 2c 245.gif Suicune Generation II core series In Gold, Silver and the back sprite, the crest matches the color of its mane, and in Crystal, its skin.

List of sprite variants

Pokémon Game Reason
002 Spr 1g 002.pngSpr 1b 002.pngSpr b g1 002.pngSpr 1y 002.pngSpr 2g 002.pngSpr 2s 002.pngSpr 2c 002.gif Ivysaur Generation I-II core series Two leaves (like its original art) instead of four. The flower buds of Red/Green, Red/Blue, and their back sprite are completely closed.
003 Spr 1g 003.png Spr b g1 003.png Spr 2g 003.pngSpr 2c 003.gifSpr b 2g 003.pngSpr b 2c 003.pngSpr 3r 003.pngSpr 3f 003.png Spr b 3r 003.pngSpr b 3f 003.png Venusaur Red and Green
Generation II-III core series
Five petals (like its original art) instead of six. Red/Green has two leaves instead of four.
004 Spr 1g 004.png Charmander Red and Green Snout is as large as its skull, as depicted in Charmander (Unnamed Third Set 5) and the Pocket Monsters Carddass Trading Cards.
009 Spr 1g 009.pngSpr 1b 009.png Spr 1y 009.pngSpr b g1 009.png Spr 2g 009.png Spr 2s 009.pngSpr 2c 009.gifSpr b 2c 009.pngSpr 3r 009.pngSpr 3e 009.gifSpr 3f 009.png Blastoise Generation I-III core series Different cannon cover design, like its original art.
014 Spr 1b 014.png Kakuna Red and Blue Two pincers extend from its body, as depicted in the Pocket Monsters Carddass Trading Cards.
017 Spr 2g 017.pngSpr 2s 017.pngSpr b 2g 017.pngMDP017.pngMD017F.pngMD017FL.png Pidgeotto Gold and Silver Bright pink crest feathers instead of salmon. These feathers have been depicted in various hues of red.
018 Spr 2g 018.pngSpr 2s 018.pngSpr 2c 018.gifSpr b 2g 018.pngSpr b 3r 018.pngTrozeiani018.gifMD018FL.png Pidgeot Generation II core series
Ruby and Sapphire
Emerald
Pokémon Trozei!
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon games
Crest feathers are much shorter, and are bright pink instead of salmon in some sprites. These feathers have been depicted with various lengths and hues of red.
019 Spr 1g 019.pngSpr 1b 019.pngSpr 1y 019.pngSpr b g1 019.pngSpr 2g 019.pngSpr 2s 019.pngSpr b 2g 019.pngSpr 2c 019.gifSpr b 2c 019.pngSpr 3r 019.pngSpr 3e 019.gifSpr b 3r 019.pngSpr 3f 019.pngSpr b 3f 019.pngAni019MS.png019msra.png Rattata Generation I-V core series
Pokémon Ranger
Secondary color is white instead of cream.
024 Spr b g1 024.pngPin024.pngSpr 2g 024.pngSpr 2s 024.png Spr 2c 024.gif TCG2 D05 Arbok.pngTCG2 G02 Dark Arbok.png MD024F.pngMD024FL.png024msra.png Arbok Generation I-II core series
Pokémon Pinball
Pokémon Card GB2: Here Comes Team GR!
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon games
Pokémon Ranger
Generation I back sprite has W-shaped markings. Dark Arbok is based on a TCG card. All others have an alternative hood design.
025 Spr 1g 025.pngSpr 1b 025.pngSpr b g1 025.png025 III OD.png Pikachu Generation I core series
Ruby and Sapphire
Emerald
Red/Green and Red/Blue's bellies have a distinct color, as depicted in the Pocket Monsters Carddass Trading Cards. They and the Generation I back sprite have thin tails, like the original art. The Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald overworld sprite has pink cheeks.
033 Spr 1b 033.pngSpr 2c 033.gifSpr 3r 033.pngSpr 3f 033.pngSpr 4h 033.pngSpr b g1 033.pngSpr b 2c 033.pngSpr b 3f 033.pngSpr b 4d 033.pngSpr b 5b 033.png Nidorino Generation I-V core series Ears were inconsistently designed until Generation IV, and back spikes as well until Generation V.
034 Spr b g1 034.pngSpr b 2g 034.pngSpr 3r 034.pngSpr 3e 034.gifSpr 3f 034.pngSpr b 3f 034.pngSpr b 4p 034.png Nidoking Generation I-IV
Generation III
Back spikes were inconsistently designed until Generation IV. Generation III front sprites resemble the original art.
040 Spr 1g 040.pngSpr 1b 040.pngSpr b g1 040.pngPin040.png Wigglytuff Generation I core series
Pokémon Pinball
Tuft of hair is white (like its original art) instead of pink.
061 Spr 1g 061.pngSpr 1b 061.pngSpr 2g 061.pngSpr 2s 061.pngSpr b 2g 061.pngSpr 2c 061.gifSpr b 2c 061.pngSpr 3r 061.pngSpr b 3r 061.png Poliwhirl Red and Green
Red and Blue
Generation II core series
Ruby and Sapphire
Emerald
Gloves (like its original art) instead of fingerless mittens.
068 Spr 2c 068.gif Spr 3r 068.pngSpr 3f 068.png Machamp Crystal
Generation III core series
No belt, like its original art.
079 Spr 2s 079 jp.png Slowpoke Silver (Ja) Striped underbelly, as depicted in the Pocket Monsters Carddass Trading Cards.
102 Spr 1b 102.png Exeggcute Red and Blue One egg is visibly larger than the other five, like its original art exaggerated.
127 Spr b 2g 127.png Pinsir Gold and Silver Slightly thinner body.
146 Spr 2g 146.pngSpr 2s 146.png Spr 2c 146.gif Moltres Generation II core series Wings are fully engulfed in flames, like its original art.
149 Spr 1g 149.png Spr 1b 149.pngSpr 1y 149.pngSpr b g1 149.png Dragonite Generation I core series No horn, like its original art.
218 Spr b 2g 218 jp.png Slugma Gold and Silver (Ja) Extra lava bubbles on its back.
234 Spr 2c 234.gifSpr 3r 234.pngSpr 3e 234.gif Stantler Crystal
Generation III core series
Cream-colored tail (like its original art) instead of brown.
250 Spr 3r 249.png Spr b 3r 249.png Lugia Generation III core series Spikes are black instead of blue. Lugia's spikes have been depicted in both colors in various media.