(Pokémon Red, Blue, Yellow, Gold, Silver and Crystal Versions)

Poliwrath is a Water/Fighting-type Pokémon.

Poliwhirl evolves into Poliwrath when exposed to the Water Stone. Poliwrath does not evolve.


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Base Stats

Special Attack70GSC
Special Defense90GSC


Number 062: Poliwrath, the Tadpole Pokémon. Height: 4'3", Weight: 119.0lbs.

Red and Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
An adept swimmer
at both the front
crawl and breast
stroke. Easily
overtakes the best
human swimmers.
Swims powerfully
using all the
muscles in its
body. It can even
overtake champion
This strong and
skilled swimmer is
even capable of
crossing the
Pacific Ocean just
by kicking.
Although an ener-
getic, skilled
swimmer that uses
all of its mus-
cles, it lives on
dry land.
It can use its
arms and legs to
run on the surface
of the water for a
split second.


Poliwrath can use the following moves:

Move Learnt
Surf from HM03
Strength from HM04
Whirlpool from HM06GSC
Waterfall from HM07GSC
Doubleslap at level 1
Body Slam at level 1RBY
Water Gun at level 1
Submission at level 1GSC
Hypnosis at level 1
Hypnosis at level 16RBY
Water Gun at level 19RBY
Submission at level 35GSC
Mind Reader at level 51GSC
Mega Punch from TM01RBY
Dynamicpunch from TM01GSC
Headbutt from TM02GSC
Curse from TM03GSC
Mega Kick from TM05RBY
Toxic from TM06
Body Slam from TM08RBY
Rock Smash from TM08GSC
Take Down from TM09RBY
Double-edge from TM10RBY
Hidden Power from TM10GSC
Bubblebeam from TM11RBY
Water Gun from TM12RBY
Ice Beam from TM13RBY
Snore from TM13GSC
Blizzard from TM14
Hyper Beam from TM15
Icy Wind from TM16GSC
Submission from TM17RBY
Protect from TM17GSC
Counter from TM18RBY
Rain Dance from TM18GSC
Seismic Toss from TM19RBY
Rage from TM20RBY
Endure from TM20GSC
Frustration from TM21GSC
Earthquake from TM26
Fissure from TM27RBY
Return from TM27GSC
Psychic from TM29
Mimic from TM31RBY
Mud-slap from TM31GSC
Double Team from TM32
Ice Punch from TM33GSC
Bide from TM34RBY
Swagger from TM34GSC
Metronome from TM35RBY
Sleep Talk from TM35GSC
Defense Curl from TM40GSC
Skull Bash from TM40RBY
Detect from TM43GSC
Rest from TM44
Attract from TM45GSC
Psywave from TM46RBY
Thief from TM46GSC
Substitute from TM50RBY
Ice Beam from a Move TutorC

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Generation I: Red Blue Yellow
Generation II: Gold Silver Crystal

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