|2′ (0.6m)||71.6 lbs. (32.5kg)|
|Male: Genderless||Female: Genderless|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|UU/OU||2 Special Attack Points|
Porygon2 (Johto Pokédex. It is a Normal-Type, and is known as the Virtual Pokémon.) is the 221st Pokémon in the
Porygon2 can use one of two Abilities: Trace, which copies the Ability of the opposing Pokémon, but the Ability that gets copied is selected at Random during a Double Battle or Triple Battle; or Download, which increases either its Attack or Special Attack depending on whether the opponent has a lower Defense or Special Defense. A third Ability is available to Porygon2 from the Dream World, the Analytic Ability. This Ability increases its Attack by 30% if it moves last on any given turn.
Porygon2 is in the Mineral Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Porygon 2 One Million Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Porygon2 takes on the appearance of a virtually-created duck, taking on a smoother appearance than that of its previous form.
 Gender Differences
Porygon2 is a Genderless Pokémon species; as a result it can only breed with a Ditto.
 Game Information
 Original Games
The only way to obtain a Porygon2 is to evolve Porygon, which is consistent across all Main Series games that it appears in.
 Spin-Off Games
Porygon2 can be found at Huge Storage 1 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
Porygon2 can be found at Buried Relic 10F-14F & 16F-18F, Wish Cave 79F-84F and Joyous Tower 80F-84F in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Porygon2 appears at Temporal Tower UP1F-10F, but it can't be recruited, leaving evolution as the only method of obtaining one in these games. Porygon2 is exclusive to Blazing Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing on the Path to Treasure Valley B18-B24.
Porygon2 appears on the Third Floor of the Wireless Tower in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs in the Present, but Porygon2 doesn't appear in the Past Missions.
Porygon2 can be found at Sunny Seashore Factory 4-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
 Trading Card Game
Porygon2 is listed in the HeartGold/SoulSilver Promo set; as an Uncommon Card in the Great Encounters and Triumphant sets; and as a Rare Card in the Neo Revelation, Neo Destiny, Aquapolis, EX Unseen Forces and EX Delta Species sets.
 Anime/Manga Information
Despite being introduced in Generation II Porygon2 has yet to appear in the Anime as of writing.
Porygon2 has yet to appear in any of the films as of writing.
Porygon2's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Porygon 2 is a viable option in both the Under-Utilized and Over-Utilized Tiers of Competitive Battling thanks to its usage of Eviolite, which takes its modest Defensive Statistics and makes Porygon 2 into a tank with a lot of firepower. It can also use Trick Room to take advantage of its low Speed. It can also utilize Psyshock to take on Special Walls that try to wall it.
Fighting-Type Pokémon perform well against it, especially if it's lacking any Psychic-Type moves. Any moves or Abilities that can remove its Hold Item can also cripple its defensive capabilities.
 Area Location
|FireRed/Leaf Green||None||Evolve Porygon|
|Black||None||PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade|
|White||None||PokéTransfer, Dream World or Evolve Porygon|
|Black 2/White 2||None||PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade|
 Pokédex Entries
|I||Pokémon Red||Not in game|
|I||Pokémon Blue||Not in game|
|I||Pokémon Yellow||Not in game|
|II||Pokémon Gold||This upgraded version of Porygon is designed for space exploration. It can't fly, though.|
|II||Pokémon Silver||Further research enhanced its abilities. Sometimes, it may exhibit motions that were not programmed.|
|II||Pokémon Crystal||This manmade Pokémon evolved from the latest technology. It may have unprogrammed reactions.|
|III||Pokémon Ruby||Porygon2 was created by humans using the power of science. The man-made Pokémon has been endowed with artificial intelligence that enables it to learn new gestures and emotions on its own.|
|III||Pokémon Sapphire||Porygon2 was created by humans using the power of science. The man-made Pokémon has been endowed with artificial intelligence that enables it to learn new gestures and emotions on its own.|
|III||Pokémon Emerald||It was created by humans using the power of science. It has been given artificial intelligence that enables it to learn new gestures and emotions on its own.|
|III||Pokémon FireRed||Further research enhanced its abilities. Sometimes, it may exhibit motions that were not programmed.|
|III||Pokémon LeafGreen||This upgraded version of Porygon is designed for space exploration. However, it can't even fly.|
|IV||Pokémon Diamond||With planetary development software installed, it became capable of working in space.|
|IV||Pokémon Pearl||With planetary development software installed, it became capable of working in space.|
|IV||Pokémon Platinum||It was upgraded to enable the exploration of other planets. However, it failed to measure up.|
|IV||Pokémon HeartGold||This upgraded version of Porygon is designed for space exploration. It can't fly, though.|
|IV||Pokémon SoulSilver||Further research enhanced its abilities. Sometimes, it may exhibit motions that were not programmed.|
|V||Pokémon Black||It was upgraded to enable the exploration of other planets. However, it failed to measure up.|
|V||Pokémon White||It was upgraded to enable the exploration of other planets. However, it failed to measure up.|
|V||Pokémon Black 2||It was upgraded to enable the exploration of other planets. However, it failed to measure up.|
|V||Pokémon White 2||It was upgraded to enable the exploration of other planets. However, it failed to measure up.|
 Pokéthlon Statistics
 Via Level-up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
Porygon2 is Genderless and does not have any Egg Moves as a result.
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 Via TM/HM
 Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver)
 Evolution Line
|Trade while holding an Upgrade -- Trade while holding a Dubious Disc|
 Type Matchups
|Type||Attack Advantages||Attack Disadvantages||Defense Advantages||Defense Disadvantages|
- Porygon2's signature moves, Conversion and Conversion 2, allow it to temporarily become any of the 16 elemental types. Because of this, it is one of five Pokémon (the others being Arceus, Kecleon and the rest of the Porygon evolutionary line) capable of becoming a pure Flying type.
A sixth Pokémon is always a pure-Flying Type: Tornadus.