Skorupi

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Skorupi
スコルピ
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Hippowdon < Skorupi > Drapion

Species Type
Scorpion Pokémon Poison.pngBug.png
Number Ability
#451 Battle Armor/Sniper
Keen Eye
Height Weight
2′7″ (0.8m) 26.5 lbs. (12kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
None Drapion
Egg Group Catch Rate
Bug/Water 3 120
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 Defense Point

Skorupi (スコルピ) is the 127th Pokémon in the Sinnoh Pokédex. It is a Poison/Bug Type, and is known as the Scorpion Pokémon.

Skorupi can use one of two Abilities: Battle Armor, which protects it from taking a Critical Hit; or Sniper, which triples the power of moves that score a Critical Hit. A third Ability is available to Skorupi from the Dream World, the Keen Eye Ability. This Ability prevents opposing Pokémon from lowering its Accuracy.

Skorupi gain the opportunity to evolve into Drapion starting at Level 40.

Skorupi is in the Egg Groups Bug and Water 3, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Skorupi 1,250,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Skorupi resembles a purple scorpion. Skorupi has a segmented tail that curls up over its body, and each segment alternates between a lighter purple and a darker purple. It also has arm-like stingers next to its head, and two stingers at the end of its tail.

[edit] Gender Differences

Skorupi doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Skorupi appears in the Great Marsh as a Daily Binocular Pokémon in Diamond, Pearl and Platinum. In Heart Gold and Soul Silver, Skoupi can appear at the Safari Zone's Wasteland area after placing 28 Peak Objects in the area.

Skorupi can be found at Reversal Mountain and in a Hidden Grotto on Route 13 in Black 2 and White 2. Skorupi also appears in the Dream World area Rugged Mountain.

[edit] Spin-Off Games

Skorupi can be found in the Quicksand Cave B1-B10 and DPB1-B5 in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky. Skorupi is exclusive to Light Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing on the Path to Treasure Island B1-B8 and Final Cave 23F-26F.

Skorupi appears at Habura Desert and Hippowdon Temple in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia. In Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs, Skorupi can be found at the Entrance to the Oblivia Ruins in the Present, and the Light Temple mission "At Last, Arceus and the Light" in the Past by defeating it and obtaining its Slate, but since it's also the last mission in the Past, completing the mission won't be easy.

Skorupi can be found at Avia, Pupa Nation and Viperia in Pokémon Conquest.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Skorupi is listed as a Common Card in the Diamond and Pearl, Stormfront, Supreme Victors and Triumphant sets.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Aaron of Sinnoh's Elite Four would appear with a Skorupi during the episode A Trainer and Child Reunion. Wild Skorupi appear in the episodes Historical Mystery Tour and The Four Seasons of Sawsbuck!

[edit] Movies

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

[edit] Manga

Skorupi's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Skorupi is in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum 10% Great Marsh: Daily Binocular Pokémon
Heart Gold/Soul Silver Unknown% Safari Zone: Wasteland (Place 28 Peak Objects, 0 Day Wait)
Black/White None PokéTransfer, Dream World, or Trade
Black 2/White 2 Unknown% Route 13 (Hidden Hollow)
Black2/White2 15% Reversal Mountain: B1
Reversal Mountain: Rooms 1-4 & Heatran Room
Black2/White2 30% Reversal Mountain: Outside

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red N/A
Pokémon Blue N/A
Pokémon Yellow N/A



II Pokémon Gold N/A
II Pokémon Silver N/A
II Pokémon Crystal N/A



III Pokémon Ruby N/A
III Pokémon Sapphire N/A
III Pokémon Emerald N/A
III Pokémon FireRed N/A
III Pokémon LeafGreen N/A



IV Pokémon Diamond It grips prey with its tail claws and injects poison. It tenaciously hangs on until the poison takes.
IV Pokémon Pearl It lives in arid lands. It buries itself in sand and lies in wait for unsuspecting prey.
IV Pokémon Platinum As soon as the tail claws close, its needle tips secrete poison. It can survive a year without food.
IV Pokémon HeartGold It burrows under the sand to lie in wait for prey. Its tail claws can inject its prey with a savage poison.
IV Pokémon SoulSilver It burrows under the sand to lie in wait for prey. Its tail claws can inject its prey with a savage poison.



V Pokémon Black As soon as the tail claws close, its needle tips secrete poison. It can survive a year without food.
V Pokémon White As soon as the tail claws close, its needle tips secrete poison. It can survive a year without food.
V Pokémon Black 2 It lives in arid regions and can go without food for a year while waiting for prey.
V Pokémon White 2 It lives in arid regions and can go without food for a year while waiting for prey.



VI Pokémon X Unknown Entry
VI Pokémon Y Unknown Entry

[edit] Pokéathlon Statistics

Stat
Speed
Power
Technique
Stamina
Jump

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
Min-MinMaxMax+
HP
40
- 190 284 -
Atk
50
94 105 199 218
Def
90
166 185 279 306
Sp. Atk
30
58 65 159 174
Sp. Def
55
103 115 209 229
Spd
65
121 135 229 251

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

[edit] Black/White

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Bite Dark.png 60 100 Physical
Start Poison Sting Poison.png 15 100 Physical
Start Leer Normal.png N/A 100 Status
6 Knock Off Dark.png 20 100 Physical
12 Pin Missile Bug.png 14 85 Physical
17 Acupressure Normal.png N/A N/A Status
23 Scary Face Normal.png N/A 100 Status
28 Toxic Spikes Poison.png N/A N/A Status
34 Bug Bite Bug.png 60 100 Physical
39 Poison Fang Poison.png 50 100 Physical
45 Hone Claws Dark.png N/A N/A Status
50 Venoshock Poison.png 65 100 Special
56 Crunch Dark.png 80 100 Physical
61 Cross Poison Poison.png 70 100 Physical

[edit] Black 2/White 2

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Bite Dark.png 60 100 Physical
Start Poison Sting Poison.png 15 100 Physical
Start Leer Normal.png N/A 100 Status
5 Knock Off Dark.png 20 100 Physical
9 Pin Missile Bug.png 14 85 Physical
13 Acupressure Normal.png N/A N/A Status
16 Pursuit Dark.png 40 100 Physical
20 Bug Bite Bug.png 60 100 Physical
23 Poison Fang Poison.png 50 100 Physical
27 Venoshock Poison.png 65 100 Special
30 Hone Claws Dark.png N/A N/A Status
34 Toxic Spikes Poison.png N/A N/A Status
38 Night Slash Dark.png 70 100 Physical
41 Scary Face Normal.png N/A 100 Status
45 Crunch Dark.png 80 100 Physical
49 Cross Poison Poison.png 70 100 Physical

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM No. Move Type Power Acc% Class
TM01 Hone Claws Dark.png -- -- Status
TM06 Toxic Poison.png -- 90 Status
TM09 Venoshock Poison.png 65 100 Special
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.png -- -- Status
TM12 Taunt Dark.png -- 100 Status
TM17 Protect Normal.png -- -- Status
TM18 Rain Dance Water.png -- -- Status
TM21 Frustration Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM27 Return Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM28 Dig Ground.png 80 100 Physical
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.png 80 100 Special
TM31 Brick Break Fighting.png 75 100 Physical
TM32 Double Team Normal.png -- -- Status
TM36 Sludge Bomb Poison.png 90 100 Special
TM39 Rock Tomb Rock.png 60 95 Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.png 60 -- Physical
TM41 Torment Dark.png -- 100 Status
TM42 Facade Normal.png 70 100 Physical
TM44 Rest Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM45 Attract Normal.png -- 100 Status
TM46 Thief Dark.png 40 100 Physical
TM48 Round Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM54 False Swipe Normal.png 40 100 Physical
TM56 Fling Dark.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM66 Payback Dark.png 50 100 Physical
TM70 Flash Normal.png -- 100 Status
TM75 Swords Dance Normal.png -- -- Status
TM76 Struggle Bug Bug.png 50 100 Special
TM81 X-Scissor Bug.png 80 100 Physical
TM84 Poison Jab Poison.png 80 100 Physical
TM87 Swagger Normal.png -- 90 Status
TM90 Substitute Normal.png -- -- Status
TM94 Rock Smash Fighting.png 40 100 Physical
HM01 Cut Normal.png 50 95 Physical
HM04 Strength Normal.png 80 100 Physical


[edit] Via Breeding

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Faint Attack Dark.png 60 --% Physical
Screech Normal.png -- 85% Status
Sand-Attack Ground.png -- 100% Status
Slash Normal.png 70 100% Physical
Confuse Ray Ghost.png -- 100% Status
Whirlwind Normal.png -- 100% Status
Agility Psychic.png -- --% Status
Pursuit Dark.png 40 100% Physical
Night Slash Dark.png 70 100% Physical
Iron Tail Steel.png 100 75% Physical
Twineedle Bug.png 25 100% Physical
Poison Tail Poison.png 50 100% Physical


[edit] Via Dream World

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Aqua Tail Water.png 90 90% Physical

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

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Aqua Tail Water.png 90 90% Physical
Bug Bite Bug.png 60 100% Physical
Dark Pulse Dark.png 80 100% Special
Iron Tail Steel.png 100 75% Physical
Knock Off Dark.png 20 100% Physical
Sleep Talk Normal.png -- --% Status
Snore Normal.png 40 100% Special

[edit] Generation IV Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor

[edit] Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Acc% Class
Fury Cutter Bug.png 20 95% Physical
Mud-Slap Ground.png 20 100% Special
[edit] Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Acc% Class
Headbutt Normal.png 70 100% Physical

[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line
Skorupi Drapion
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Level 40

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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Psychic.png
Ghost.png
Ground.png
Poison.png
Rock.png
Steel.png
Fighting.png
Fire.png
Flying.png
Bug.png
Fighting.png
Grass.png
Poison.png
Fire.png
Flying.png
Psychic.png
Rock.png

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