|#535|| Swift Swim/Hydration|
DW: Water Absorb
|1'8" (0.5m)||9.9 lbs (4.5kg)|
|Male: 50%||Female: 50%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NFE||1 Speed Point|
Tympole (Unova Pokédex. It is a Water Type, and it is known as the Tadpole Pokémon.) is the 41st Pokémon in the
Tympole's two abilities are Swift Swim, which doubles its speed when rainy, however this won't take effect on the same turn the weather becomes rainy; and Hydration, which heals all status problems when it is raining. A third Ability is available to Tympole from the Dream World, the Water Absorb Ability, which restores up to 1/4 of it's maximum Hit Points when hit with a Water-type move.
Tympole is in the Water 1 Egg Group, and its Egg will take approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Tympole 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Tympole takes the appearance of a tadpole that has puffy cheeks
 Gender Differences
Tympole doesn't have any distinguishable characteristics to help differentiate between male and female.
 Game Information
 Original Games
 Spin-off Games
Tympole appears on Windmill Way in the Arbor Area in PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond. To befriend it, you need to show Tympole a photograph of a Seismitoad.
 Trading Card Game
Tympole is listed as a Common Card in the Noble Victories and Dark Explorers sets.
 Anime/Manga Information
Tympole appears in both versions of the 14th Movie, it's lone appearance in the films as of writing.
N would use a Tympole to launch a surprise attack at Black at Accumula Town in Chapters 467 and 468.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Tympole is listed in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it hasn't evolved yet.
 Area Locations
 Via Level-Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
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