Body Type Tadpole
Abilities Water Absorb, Damp, Swift Swim (Hidden)
Episode First Shown in The Crystal Onix
First Known Owner Tracey
First Game Appeared in
Type Water
National Dex Number 060

Poliwag is a Tadpole Pokemon. Poliwag evolves into Poliwhirl starting at level 25, which evolves into Poliwrath when exposed to a Water Stone, or Politoed when traded holding a King's Rock.


Poliwag has large eyes, a pink mouth, and a long trasparent tail. It has tiny legs, black and white swirls on its abdomen, and a tiny, pink mouth.


Zach's Kanto Journey Zach won his Poliwag in Enter Viridian! It evolved in Erika's Greenhouse Fury!

Flare InsigniaEdit

A Shadow Poliwag appeared in Claws and Laws. It was killed by Claws.

Adventures In KantoEdit

Wild Poliwag appeared in First Stop, Valencia Island!

Pokémon TalesEdit

The New Adventures Of Pokemon Trainer Red Edit

  • Red has a Poliwag.
  • Charlie has a Poliwag.
  • Green has a Poliwag.
  • Yellow has a Poliwag.

The Legend of Spinarak-Man Edit


  • Water Sport
  • Bubble
  • Hypnosis
  • Water Gun
  • DoubleSlap
  • Rain Dance
  • Body Slam
  • BubbleBeam
  • Mud Shot
  • Belly Drum
  • Wake-Up Slap
  • Hydro Pump
  • Mud Bomb