|#458|| Swift Swim/Water Absorb|
|3′3″ (1m)||143.3 lbs. (65kg)|
|Male: 50%||Female: 50%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NFE||1 Special Defense Point|
Mantyke (Sinnoh Pokédex. It is a Water/Flying Type, and is known as the Kite Pokémon.) is the 140th Pokémon in the
Mantyke can use one of two Abilities: Swift Swim, which doubles its Speed while it is raining; or Water Absorb, which recovers up to 25% of its Maximum HP whenever it gets hit with a Water-Type move. A third Ability is available to Mantyke from the Dream World, the Water Veil Ability. This Ability protects it from taking a Burn.
Mantyke is in the Undiscovered Egg Group, but an Egg with a Mantyke can be bred if a Mantine is holding a Wave Incense. This Egg takes approximately 6,400 Steps to hatch. It takes Mantyke 1,250,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Mantyke takes on the appearance of a blue baby manta ray. Its facial features resemble a happy face.
Mantyke doesn't have any features that differentiate between male and female.
Mantyke can be found while Surfing at Sunyshore City in Diamond and Pearl, and Route 223 in Diamond, Pearl and Platinum. The only way to obtain a Mantyke in Heart Gold and Soul Silver is to trade for one or to breed a Mantine.
Mantyke also appears while Surfing in Black and White, as it appears at Undella Bay during the Spring, Summer and Autumn months, and Undella Town regardless the season. In Black 2 and White 2, Mantyke can be found while Surfing at Route 21 throughout the year, and Undella Bay during the Spring, Summer and Autumn months.
Mantyke can be found at Miracle Sea B1-B18 and DPB1-B4 in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky. Mantyke is exclusive to Blazing Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Ripple Seas 1F-17F.
Mantyke can be found at Puel Sea in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia. In Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs, Mantyke appears at Coral Sea in the area in which the current is strong in the Present. Mantyke doesn't appear in the Past missions.
Mantyke can be found at Challengers' Ground Beach 1-4 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
Trading Card Game
Mantyke is in the 9th Movie Halfdeck and the Pokémon Card Game Promo set. Mantyke is listed as an Uncommon Card in the Diamond and Pearl set.
Another trainer's Mantyke would be used by Ash in the episode One Team, Two Team, Red Team, Blue Team!, which featured a Pokémon Triathlon. Wild Mantyke also appeared in the episodes Following a Maiden Voyage! and Cheers on Castaways Isle!
Mantyke's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.
Mantyke is in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.
Black 2/White 2
Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
Generation IV Exclusive Moves
- TM43: Secret Power
- TM58: Endure
- TM78: Captivate
- TM83: Natural Gift
- HM05: Whirlpool ([[Heart Gold/Soul Silver Only)
Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver)
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