Porygon2

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Porygon2
ポリゴン2
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Donphan < Porygon2 > Stantler

Species Type
Virtual Pokémon Normal.png
Number Ability
#233 Trace/Download
Analytic
Height Weight
2′ (0.6m) 71.6 lbs. (32.5kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: Genderless Female: Genderless
Evolves From Evolves Into
Porygon Porygon-Z
Egg Group Catch Rate
Mineral 45
Tier EV Yield
UU/OU 2 Special Attack Points

Porygon2 (ポリゴン2) is the 221st Pokémon in the Johto Pokédex. It is a Normal-Type, and is known as the Virtual Pokémon.

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.

Porygon can evolve into Porygon2 if it is traded while holding an Upgrade, and can evolve a second time into Porygon-Z if traded while holding a Dubious Disc.

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.

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Porygon2 takes on the appearance of a virtually-created duck, taking on a smoother appearance than that of its previous form.

[edit] Gender Differences

Porygon2 is a Genderless Pokémon species; as a result it can only breed with a Ditto.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] 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.

[edit] 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.

[edit] 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.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Despite being introduced in Generation II Porygon2 has yet to appear in the Anime as of writing.

[edit] Movies

Porygon2 has yet to appear in any of the films as of writing.

[edit] Manga

Porygon2's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] 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.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Gold/Silver/Crystal None Evolve Porygon
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald None Trade
FireRed/Leaf Green None Evolve Porygon
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum None Evolve Porygon
HeartGold/SoulSilver 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

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
I Red N/A
Blue N/A
Yellow N/A
II Gold This upgraded version of Porygon is designed for space exploration. It can't fly, though.
Silver Further research enhanced its abilities. Sometimes, it may exhibit motions that were not programmed.
Crystal This manmade Pokémon evolved from the latest technology. It may have unprogrammed reactions.
III 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.
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.
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.
FireRed Further research enhanced its abilities. Sometimes, it may exhibit motions that were not programmed.
LeafGreen This upgraded version of Porygon is designed for space exploration. However, it can't even fly.
IV Diamond With planetary development software installed, it became capable of working in space.
Pearl With planetary development software installed, it became capable of working in space.
Platinum It was upgraded to enable the exploration of other planets. However, it failed to measure up.
HeartGold This upgraded version of Porygon is designed for space exploration. It can't fly, though.
SoulSilver Further research enhanced its abilities. Sometimes, it may exhibit motions that were not programmed.
V Black It was upgraded to enable the exploration of other planets. However, it failed to measure up.
White It was upgraded to enable the exploration of other planets. However, it failed to measure up.
Black 2 It was upgraded to enable the exploration of other planets. However, it failed to measure up.
White 2 It was upgraded to enable the exploration of other planets. However, it failed to measure up.
VI X Further research enhanced its abilities. Sometimes, it may exhibit motions that were not programmed.
Y With planetary development software installed, it became capable of working in space.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stats
Speed
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Power
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Technique
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Stamina
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Jump
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[edit] Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
85
. 280 374 .
Atk
80
148 165 259 284
Def
90
166 185 279 306
Sp. Atk
105
193 215 309 339
Sp. Def
95
175 195 289 317
Speed
60
112 125 219 240

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Conversion 2 Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
Start Tackle Normal.gif 50 100 Physical.png
Start Conversion Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
Start Defense Curl Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
7 Psybeam Psychic.gif 65 100 Special.png
12 Agility Psychic.gif N/A N/A Other.png
18 Recover Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
23 Magnet Rise Electric.gif N/A N/A Other.png
29 Signal Beam Bug.gif 75 100 Special.png
34 Recycle Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
40 Discharge Electric.gif 80 100 Special.png
45 Lock-On Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
51 Tri Attack Normal.gif 80 100 Special.png
56 Magic Coat Psychic.gif N/A N/A Other.png
62 Zap Cannon Electric.gif 120 50 Special.png
67 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Special.png

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM03 Psyshock Psychic.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM13 Ice Beam Ice.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM14 Blizzard Ice.gif 110 70 Special.png
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Special.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM22 Solarbeam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM24 Thunderbolt Electric.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM25 Thunder Electric.gif 110 70 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM29 Psychic Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.gif 60 -- Physical.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM46 Thief Dark.gif 40 100 Physical.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM57 Charge Beam Electric.gif 50 90 Special.png
TM68 Giga Impact Normal.gif 150 90 Physical.png
TM70 Flash Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM73 Thunder Wave Electric.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM77 Psych Up Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM85 Dream Eater Psychic.gif 100 100 Special.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM92 Trick Room Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png

[edit] Via Breeding

Porygon2 is Genderless and does not have any Egg Moves as a result.

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Electroweb Electric.gif 55 95 Special.png
Foul Play Dark.gif 95 100 Physical.png
Gravity Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Icy Wind Ice.gif 55 95 Special.png
Iron Tail Steel.gif 100 75 Physical.png
Last Resort Normal.gif 140 100 Physical.png
Magic Coat Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Magnet Rise Electric.gif -- -- Other.png
Pain Split Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Recycle Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Signal Beam Bug.gif 75 100 Special.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Trick Psychic.gif -- 100 Other.png
Wonder Room Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Zen Headbutt Psychic.gif 80 90 Physical.png

[edit] Porygon Exclusive Moves

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
1 Sharpen Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png

[edit] Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves

[edit] Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Nightmare Ghost.gif -- 100 Other.png

[edit] Fire Red/Leaf Green

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Mimic Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

[edit] Generation IV Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Swift Normal.gif 60 -- Special.png

[edit] Evolution Line

TradeUp-Grade.png
Trade (Holding Upgrade)
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Porygon2
DubiousDisc.png
Trade (Holding a Dubious Disc)


[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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[edit] Trivia

  • 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.

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