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

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
I Red N/A
Blue N/A
Yellow N/A
II Gold N/A
Silver N/A
Crystal N/A
III Ruby N/A
Sapphire N/A
Emerald N/A
FireRed N/A
LeafGreen N/A
IV Diamond It grips prey with its tail claws and injects poison. It tenaciously hangs on until the poison takes.
Pearl It lives in arid lands. It buries itself in sand and lies in wait for unsuspecting prey.
Platinum As soon as the tail claws close, its needle tips secrete poison. It can survive a year without food.
HeartGold It burrows under the sand to lie in wait for prey. Its tail claws can inject its prey with a savage poison.
SoulSilver It burrows under the sand to lie in wait for prey. Its tail claws can inject its prey with a savage poison.
V Black As soon as the tail claws close, its needle tips secrete poison. It can survive a year without food.
White As soon as the tail claws close, its needle tips secrete poison. It can survive a year without food.
Black 2 It lives in arid regions and can go without food for a year while waiting for prey.
White 2 It lives in arid regions and can go without food for a year while waiting for prey.
VI X It grips prey with its tail claws and injects poison. It tenaciously hangs on until the poison takes.
Y It burrows under the sand to lie in wait for prey. Its tail claws can inject its prey with a savage poison.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

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

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
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
Speed
65
121 135 229 251

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

[edit] Black/White

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

[edit] Black 2/White 2

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

[edit] Via TM/HM

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

[edit] Via Breeding

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

[edit] Via Dream World

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Aqua Tail Water.gif 90 90 Physical.png

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

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

[edit] Generation IV Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor

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

[edit] Evolution Line

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Skorupi
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Level 40


[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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