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Poké Ball
Debuts in VS. Cacnea
Caught at Unknown
Evolves in VS. Mawile
Gender Female
Ability Unknown
Nature Adamant
Current location With Ruby
Poochyena Mighyena
This Pokémon spent 13 rounds as Poochyena.

Nana (Japanese: NANA Nana) was one of the first Pokémon that Ruby obtained in the Pokémon Adventures manga.


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Nana as a Poochyena

Nana first appeared as a Poochyena. Nana was capable of using a different version of Hyper Beam when she was still a Poochyena, and her powers fully manifested after she evolved into a Mightyena at Granite Cave. After Ruby decided to pursue the path of Contests, Nana became in charge of the Cool category and has a stubborn streak.

Moves used

Using Move First Used In
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Howl Unknown
Leer Unknown
Hyper Beam Unknown
Roar Unknown
Take Down Unknown
Odor Sleuth Unknown
An x shows that the move cannot be legitimately learned by this Pokémon in the games.
  Moves used recently are in bold unless all moves all fit this case.


  • Ruby has a Mightyena with the name Nana and a Castform with the name Popo, both of which seem to share their names with the Ice Climbers.
  • Despite being a Dark-type Pokémon, Nana hasn't used any Dark-type moves.

Related articles

For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Poochyena and Mightyena.

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