Difference between revisions of "Palpitoad (Pokémon)"

From Bulbapedia, the community-driven Pokémon encyclopedia.
Jump to: navigation, search
m (By leveling up)
(Trivia)
Line 233: Line 233:
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
+
*Its ''[[Pokédex]]'' entree states that it eats prey by ensnaring it with its long tongue. However, it is unable to learn the move [[''Lick'']]
 
===Origin===
 
===Origin===
 
Gamagaru appears to be a combination of a {{wp|Surinam toad}} tadpole and a loudspeaker. The Surinam Toad is an aquatic amphibian whose backs are covered in pockets that hold its eggs, which may have inspired Gamagaru's spherical "speakers" on its body. Its Pokédex entry also mentions the fact that it creates vibrations underwater, also like the Surinam.
 
Gamagaru appears to be a combination of a {{wp|Surinam toad}} tadpole and a loudspeaker. The Surinam Toad is an aquatic amphibian whose backs are covered in pockets that hold its eggs, which may have inspired Gamagaru's spherical "speakers" on its body. Its Pokédex entry also mentions the fact that it creates vibrations underwater, also like the Surinam.

Revision as of 21:14, 29 November 2010

BulbaShadow.png The subject of this article is a Pokémon which has recently been announced.

This article's contents will change as more information becomes available, perhaps abruptly. Please be cautious when adding information to this article, as rumors and speculation can often be confused with facts. Avoid any information on this subject which is not confirmed by reliable sources. Some art on this page, to suit Bulbapedia templates, may not be official.


Otamaro #535: Otamaro
Pokémon
#537: Gamageroge Gamageroge
Gamagaru
ガマガル Gamagaru
#536
136px
Art by Ken Sugimori from Black and White
Type
Water Ground
Category
Vibration Pokémon
Abilities
Swift Swim or Hydration Water Absorb
Hidden Ability
Exp. at Lv. 100
1,059,860
Regional Pokédex numbers
Unova
#042
Regional Browser numbers
Height
2'07"
Imperial
0.8 m
Metric
Weight
37.5 lbs.
Imperial
17.0 kg
Metric
Dex color
Blue
Catch rate
120 (15.7%)
Body style
BodyUnknown.png
Footprint
 F536.png 
Gender ratio
50% male, 50% female
Breeding
Water 1 group 21 cycles
(5355 minimum steps)
EV yield
HP
2
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
Base Exp.: 134 Battle Exp.: 1341*

(Japanese: ガマガル Gamagaru) is a dual-type Water/Ground Pokémon introduced in Generation V.

It evolves from Otamaro starting at level 25, and evolves into Gamageroge starting at level 36.

Biology

Physiology

Gamagaru is a dual-type, Water- and Ground-type Pokémon with primarily blue coloration. There are various bumps, ringed with black and possessing blue centers, on its head and approximately where its forelimbs would be. Gamagaru have cream undersides that are rimmed in black coloration, and their tapered tails are small and white.

Gender differences

None

Special abilities

The lumps on its head can vibrate to cause waves and earthquakes. It possesses a long, sticky tongue that it uses to eat its prey.

Behavior

Habitat

Gamegaru live both above and under water.

Diet

Main article: Pokémon food

Gamagaru eat prey by ensnaring them with its long, sticky tongue.

In the anime

Major appearances

Minor appearances

In the manga

In the TCG

Game data

Pokédex entries

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation V.
Generation I
Red {{{redbluedex}}}
Blue
Yellow {{{yellowdex}}}
Stadium {{{stadiumdex}}}
Generation II
Gold {{{golddex}}}
Silver {{{silverdex}}}
Crystal {{{crystaldex}}}
Stadium 2 Unknown
Generation III
Ruby {{{rubydex}}}
Sapphire {{{sapphiredex}}}
Emerald {{{emeralddex}}}
FireRed {{{firereddex}}}
LeafGreen {{{leafgreendex}}}
Generation IV
Diamond {{{diamonddex}}}
Pearl {{{pearldex}}}
Platinum {{{platinumdex}}}
HeartGold {{{heartgolddex}}}
SoulSilver {{{soulsilverdex}}}
Generation V
Black あたまの コブを しんどうさせると すいちゅうが なみたつ だけでなく じめんも じしんのように ゆれる。
White すいちゅうと ちじょうで せいかつ。ながく ネバネバした したで えものを からめて とらえる。
Black 2 {{{black2dex}}}
White 2 {{{white2dex}}}
Generation VI
X Unknown
Y Unknown

Game locations

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation V.
Generation I
Red Blue
None Trade
Blue (Japan)
None Trade
Yellow
None Trade
Generation II
Gold Silver
None Trade
Crystal
None Trade
Generation III
Ruby Sapphire
None Trade
Emerald
None Trade
FireRed LeafGreen
None Trade
Colosseum
None Trade
XD
None Trade
Generation IV
Diamond Pearl
None Trade
Platinum
None Trade
HeartGold SoulSilver
None Trade
Pal Park
None
Pokéwalker
None
Generation V
Black White
Common Sekka City (in water), Route 8, Sekka Wetlands
Not present in winter
Black 2 White 2
None Trade
Dream World
None
Generation VI
X Y
None Trade


In side games

Held items

Game Held Item(s)
Black White Persim Berry Persim Berry (50%)

Stats

Base stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
75
135 - 182 260 - 354
65
63 - 128 121 - 251
55
54 - 117 103 - 229
65
63 - 128 121 - 251
55
54 - 117 103 - 229
69
66 - 133 128 - 260
Total:
384
Other Pokémon with this total
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and (if applicable) a hindering nature.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and (if applicable) a helpful nature.

Type effectiveness

Under normal battle conditions in Generation V, this Pokémon is:
Damaged
normally by:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison ½×
Ground
Rock ½×
Bug
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison ½×
Ground
Rock ½×
Bug
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison ½×
Ground
Rock ½×
Bug
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison ½×
Ground
Rock ½×
Bug
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None
Notes:

Learnset

By leveling up

Generation V
Other generations:
VI - VII
 Level   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
00Start Bubble Water Special 02020 100100% 30
00Start Growl Normal Status 0000 100100% 40
00Start Supersonic Normal Status 0000 05555% 20
00Start Canon Normal Special 06060 100100% 15
055 Supersonic Normal Status 0000 05555% 20
099 Canon Normal Special 06060 100100% 15
1212 BubbleBeam Water Special 06565 100100% 20
1616 Mud Shot Ground Special 05555 09595% 15
2020 Aqua Ring Water Status 0000 —% 20
2323 Uproar Normal Special 09090 100100% 10
2828 Muddy Water Water Special 09595 08585% 10
3333 Rain Dance Water Status 0000 —% 5
3737 Flail Normal Physical 0000 100100% 15
4242 Echo Voice Normal Special 04040 100100% 15
4747 Hydro Pump Water Special 120120 08080% 5
5151 Hyper Voice Normal Special 09090 100100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Gamagaru
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Gamagaru
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see level-up moves from other generations

By TM/HM

Generation V
Other generations:
VI - VII
 TM   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic Poison Status 0000 090}}90% 10
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM07 Hail Ice Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power Normal Special 0000 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM17 Protect Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM18 Rain Dance Water Status 0000 —}}—% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 15
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM34 Slime Wave Poison Special 09595 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM36 Sludge Bomb Poison Special 09090 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM42 Facade Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM44 Rest Psychic Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM45 Attract Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM48 Canon Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM49 Echo Voice Normal Special 04040 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM55 Boiling Water Water Special 08080 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM78 Smooth Over Ground Physical 06060 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger Normal Status 0000 090}}90% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM94 Rock Smash Fighting Physical 04040 100}}100% 15
Bag HM Water Sprite.png HM03 Surf Water Special 09595 100}}100% 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Gamagaru
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Gamagaru

By breeding

Generation V
Other generations:
VI - VII
 Father   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
Corsola Earth Power Ground Special 90 100% 10
LaprasWooperQuagsireLotadLombreLudicolo
WingullPelipperSurskitPiplupPrinplupEmpoleon
Mist Ice Status —% 30
PoliwagPoliwhirlWooperQuagsireMudkipMarshtomp
SwampertShellosShellosGastrodonGastrodonMaggyo
Mud Shot Ground Special 55 95% 15
WooperQuagsireMudkipRelicanthShellosShellos
GastrodonGastrodonMaggyo
Mud Sport Ground Status —% 15
CorsolaMilotic Refresh Normal Status —% 20
SphealSealeoWalrein Snore Normal Physical 40 100% 15
PsyduckGolduckSlowpokeSlowbroSlowkingSeel
DewgongLaprasWooperQuagsireSphealSealeo
WalreinRelicanthBidoofBibarelMaggyo
Sleep Talk* Normal Status —% 10
SquirtleWartortleBlastoisePsyduckGolduckSlowpoke
SlowbroSlowkingLaprasRemoraidMantineWingull
PelipperMiloticHuntailGorebyssShellosShellos
GastrodonGastrodonKoaruhieSwannaMamanbou
Water Pulse Water Special 60 100% 20
  • Moves marked with an asterisk (*) must be chain bred onto Gamagaru in Generation V
  • Moves marked with a double dagger (‡) can only be bred from a Pokémon who learned the move in an earlier generation.
  • Moves marked with a superscript game abbreviation can only be bred onto Gamagaru in that game.
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Gamagaru
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Gamagaru

By tutoring

Generation V
Other generations:
VI - VII
 Game   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
This Pokémon learns no moves by tutoring.
  • A black abbreviation in a colored box indicates that Gamagaru can be tutored the move in that game
  • A colored abbreviation in a white box indicates that Gamagaru cannot be tutored the move in that game
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Gamagaru
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Gamagaru

Special moves

TCG-only moves

Side game data

Evolution

Otamaro
Unevolved
Otamaro
 Water 
Rare Candy
Level 25


Gamagaru
First evolution
Gamagaru
 Water  Ground 
Rare Candy
Level 36


Gamageroge
Second evolution
Gamageroge
 Water  Ground 

Sprites

Gen Game
I Red Blue Yellow Red (Ja) Green Back
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation I.
II Gold Silver Crystal   Back
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation II.
III Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation III.
IV Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation IV.
V Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Spr 5b 536.png Spr 5b 536.png Spr b 5b 536.png
Spr 5b 536 s.png Spr 5b 536 s.png Spr b 5b 536 s.png
Gamagaru For other sprites and images, please see Gamagaru images on Bulbagarden Archives.

Trivia

  • Its Pokédex entree states that it eats prey by ensnaring it with its long tongue. However, it is unable to learn the move ''Lick''

Origin

Gamagaru appears to be a combination of a Surinam toad tadpole and a loudspeaker. The Surinam Toad is an aquatic amphibian whose backs are covered in pockets that hold its eggs, which may have inspired Gamagaru's spherical "speakers" on its body. Its Pokédex entry also mentions the fact that it creates vibrations underwater, also like the Surinam.

Name origin

Otamaro #535: Otamaro
Pokémon
#537: Gamageroge Gamageroge
Project Pokédex logo.png This Pokémon article is part of Project Pokédex, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each Pokémon as a species.