Kakuna

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Kakuna
コクーン
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Weedle < Kakuna > Beedrill

Species Type
Cacoon Pokémon Bug.pngPoison.png
Number Ability
#14 Shed Skin
Height Weight
2' (0.6m) 22 lbs. (10kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
Weedle Beedrill
Egg Group Catch Rate
Bug 120
Tier EV Yield
NFE 2 Defense Points

Kakuna (コクーン) is the 14th Pokémon in the Pokédex. It is a Bug/Poison type, and is known as the Cocoon Pokémon.

Kakuna uses the Shed Skin Ability, an Ability that gives it a 1 in 3 chance of healing from a status condition every turn in which it is afflicted with one.

Weedle can evolve into Kakuna at Level 7, and can evolve a second time into Beedrill at Level 10.

Kakuna is in the Bug Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 3,840 Steps to hatch. It takes Kakuna One Million Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Kakuna takes on the appearance of a yellow cocoon with dark-colored eyes.

[edit] Gender Differences

Kakuna doesn't have any gender differences.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Kakuna can be found at Viridian Forest and Routes 24 and 25 in the Generation I games Red and Blue. Kakuna could only be obtained by trading for one in Yellow. Kakuna would be available at the Bug Catching Competition in Generation II across all three games. In Silver and Crystal, however, Kakuna could also be obtained at the National Park, Ilex Forest, Routes 2, 30, 31, and at the Headbutt Trees.

Kakuna would be available at Viridian Forest, Route 25 and Pattern Bush in the Generation III games FireRed and LeafGreen. With LeafGreen Inserted into the Nintendo DS, Kakuna could also be obtained at Eterna Forest in Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum after the National Pokédex is obtained.

Kakuna can be obtained at the Bug Catching Contest in Heart Gold and Soul Silver, as well as Routes 2, 30, 31, Ilex Forest, National Park, Viridian Forest, and the Headbutt Trees at Ilex Forest in Soul Silver.

Kakuna can be found at Route 12 in Pokémon Black. In Pokémon Black 2, the only way to obtain a Kakuna is to breed a Beedrill, then evolve the offspring Weedle. Obtaining one in Pokémon White and White 2 requires trading with another Generation V game.

Kakuna can be found at Santalune Forest in Pokémon X, and can be obtained at Friend Safari or by evolving a Weedle in Pokémon Y.

[edit] Spin-off Games

Kakuna appears in Secret Storage 5 & 15, Endless Level 14 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.

Kakuna can be found at Joyous Tower 9F-13F in the first set of Mystery Dungeon games. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Kakuna appears at Apple Woods 8F-12F. Kakuna is exclusive to Blazing Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Cheerful Meadow 2F-6F.

Kakuna has yet to appear in the Pokémon Ranger series.

Kakuna can be found in the Haunted Zone in PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure. To obtain Kakuna, beat Rotom's Spooky Shoot-'em-Up first. Knock it from a tree, then talk to it to finish the process. In PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond, Kakuna appears at Windmill Way in the Arbor Area after retrieving it from Wish Park. There are four Kakuna in the area, and knocking all four Kakuna simultaneously is how you befriend it.

Kakuna can be found at Misty Edgewater Forest 2-2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Kakuna appears in 10 different sets. It is listed as a Common Card in the Skyridge, Great Encounters and Rising Rivals sets, and is listed as an Uncommon Card in the Base, Gym Challenge, Neo Discovery, EX FireRed and Leaf Green, EX Delta Species, Unleashed and XY sets.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Like its pre-evolved form Weedle, the majority of Kakuna's Anime appearances are as Wild Kakuna, including its debut in the episode Challenge of the Samurai. Its only trainer appearance was in the episode All Dressed Up With Somewhere To Go!

[edit] Movies

Kakuna has yet to make an appearance in the Movies as of writing.

[edit] Manga

A Kakuna was inadvertently set free from Professor Oak's Lab in Chapter 2, which Red would have to recapture.

In addition to his Weedle, Gold also owns a Kakuna at his home, which he grew up with. This Kakuna appears in Chapter's 91-93.

Bugsy uses two Kakuna that are capable of weaving nests made of silk, utilized to ensnare and trap their enemies. These Kakuna appear in Chapters 100, 102, 134, 449 and 451.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Kakuna is in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it has yet to reach its final stage of evolution.

[edit] Area Locations

Game Rarity Location
Red/Blue Many Viridian Forest
Route 24
Route 25
Yellow None Trade
Gold Few Bug Catching Contest
Silver Many National Park
Ilex Forest
Route 2
Route 30
Route 31
Headbutt Trees: Forest Areas
Crystal Few National Park
Ilex Forest
Route 2
Route 30
Route 31
Headbutt Trees: Forest Areas
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald None Trade
FireRed/LeafGreen Common Viridian Forest
Route 25
Pattern Bush
Diamond/Pearl 8% Eterna Forest (Leaf Green Inserted into DS)
Platinum 4% Eterna Forest (Leaf Green Inserted into DS)
HeartGold/SoulSilver 10% National Park (Bug Catching Contest)
SoulSilver 10% Route 30 (Morning)
Route 31 (Morning)
SoulSilver 11% Route 2 (Night)
SoulSilver 15% Route 30 (Day)
Route 31 (Day)
SoulSilver 20% Route 2 (Morning & Day)
SoulSilver 30% Ilex Forest (Morning & Day)
National Park (Morning & Day)
Viridian Forest (Morning& Day)
Black 10% Route 12 (Regular and Double Grass)
White None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade
Black 2 None Breed Beedrill, then Evolve offspring Weedle
White 2 None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade
X Rare Santalune Forest
X/Y %TBD Friend Safari
Y None Evolve Weedle

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red Almost incapable of moving, this Pokémon can only harden its shell to protect itself from predators.
Pokémon Blue Almost incapable of moving, this Pokémon can only harden its shell to protect itself from predators.
Pokémon Yellow Able to move only slightly. When endangered, it may stick out its stinger and poison the enemy.



II Pokémon Gold Although it's a cocoon, it can move a little. It can extend its poison barb if it's attacked.
II Pokémon Silver From this form, it will grow into an adult. As its body becomes softer, the external shell hardens.
II Pokémon Crystal Nearly incapable of movement, it leans against stout trees while waiting for its evolution.



III Pokémon Ruby Kakuna remains virtually immobile as it clings to a tree. However, on the inside, it is extremely busy as it prepares for its coming evolution. This is evident from how hot the shell becomes to the touch.
III Pokémon Sapphire Kakuna remains virtually immobile as it clings to a tree. However, on the inside, it is extremely busy as it prepares for its coming evolution. This is evident from how hot the shell becomes to the touch.
III Pokémon Emerald It remains virtually immobile while it clings to a tree. However, on the inside, it busily prepares for evolution. This is evident from how hot its shell becomes.
III Pokémon FireRed This Pokémon is in a temporary stage while making its body. It is almost completely unable to move on its own.
III Pokémon LeafGreen Almost incapable of moving, this Pokémon can only harden its shell to protect itself from predators.



IV Pokémon Diamond While awaiting evolution, it hides from predators under leaves and in nooks of branches.
IV Pokémon Pearl While awaiting evolution, it hides from predators under leaves and in nooks of branches.
IV Pokémon Platinum While awaiting evolution, it hides from predators under leaves and in nooks of branches.
IV Pokémon HeartGold Although it is a cocoon, it can move a little. It can extend its poison barb if it is attacked.
IV Pokémon SoulSilver From this form, it will grown into an adult. As its body becomes softer, the external shell hardens.



V Pokémon Black While awaiting evolution, it hides from predators under leaves and in nooks of branches.
V Pokémon White While awaiting evolution, it hides from predators under leaves and in nooks of branches.
V Pokémon Black 2 While awaiting evolution, it hides from predators under leaves and in nooks of branches.
V Pokémon White 2 While awaiting evolution, it hides from predators under leaves and in nooks of branches.



VI Pokémon X Almost incapable of moving, this Pokémon can only harden its shell to protect itself when it is in danger.
VI Pokémon Y While awaiting evolution, it hides from predators under leaves and in nooks of branches.

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stat
Speed Full.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.png
Power Full.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.png
Technique Full.png
Stamina Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngFull.pngEmpty.png
Jump Full.pngFull.pngEmpty.png


[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
Min-MinMaxMax+
HP
45
- 200 294 -
Atk
25
49 55 149 163
Def
50
94 105 199 218
Sp. Atk
25
49 55 149 163
Sp. Def
25
49 55 149 163
Spd
35
67 75 169 185

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start
7
Harden Normal.png N/A N/A Status

[edit] Via TM/HM

Kakuna cannot learn any moves by using a TM or HM.

[edit] Via Breeding

Kakuna cannot learn any moves by way of breeding.

[edit] Weedle Exclusive Moves

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Poison Sting Poison.png 15 100 Physical
Start String Shot Bug.png N/A 95 Status
15 Bug Bite Bug.png 60 100 Physical

[edit] Generation V Exclusive Move Tutor Moves (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Bug Bite Bug.png 60 100% Physical
Electroweb Bug.png 55 95% Special
Iron Defense Steel.png -- --% Status

[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line
Weedle Kakuna Beedrill
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Level 07 -- Level 10

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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Last edited by Docile on 1 March 2014 at 04:29
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