|3'3" (1m)||49.6 lbs. (22.5 kg)|
|Male: 87.5%||Female: 12.5%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NU|| 1 Defense Point|
1 Special Defense Point
Wartortle has the Torrent Ability. This Ability powers up its Water-type moves when its HP falls below a third of its Maximum. A second Ability is available to Wartortle from the Dream World, the Rain Dish Ability. This Ability allows it to recover HP when it's raining in battle.
Wartortle takes on the appearance of a blue aquatic sea turtle with a relatively long tail and wings on its ears.
Wartortle doesn't have any distinguished features that make it appear male or female.
Wartortle can only be obtained by evolving a Squirtle, a constant through all five generations.
Wartortle appears at Endless Levels 56 & 65, Forever Level 6 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
Wartortle appears at NorthWind Field 27F-29F in the first round of Mystery Dungeon games. Wartortle appears at End Lake at random from B1 to B24 in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky. Wartortle is exclusive to Stormy Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing on Storm Island 11F-20F and Final Island 21F-25F.
Wartortle appears at Lila Forest in Pokémon Ranger, but the Field Assist Break x2 is required to find it. Wartortle appears at Vien Forest in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia, but doesn't appear in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs.
Wartortle appears at Everspring Valley Lake 4-2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
Trading Card Game
Wartortle appears in a total of 10 sets, the Southern Islands Collection, Battle Strength Deck Blastoise + Kyurem EX, and the Black/White Promo set. Wartortle is listed as an Uncommon Card in the Base, Team Rocket, Expedition, EX FireRed and Leaf Green, EX Crystal Guardians (2), Secret Wonders, Platinum, Unleashed and Boundaries Crossed sets.
While Wartortle hasn't appeared in any of the films, a Wild Wartortle appeared in the Pikachu Short Pikachu's Vacation.
Prior to Green's confrontation with Red at Celadon City in Chapter 15, her Squirtle had evolved into a Wartortle. This Wartortle, to whom she nicknamed "Turtley" would also appear in Chapters 16 & 17.
A Wartortle also appeared as a Rental Pokémon in Chapters 306, 315, 325, 32 & 329.
Wartortle finds itself in the Never-Utilized Tier of Competitive Battling thanks to its access to the combination of Foresight and Rapid Spin, which allows it to remove entry hazards against Ghost-Type Pokémon with the exception of Shedinja. While Wartortle is limited to this one niche due to low offensive Statistics, it can still perform this role effectively, but must be wary of powerful Grass and Electric-Type Pokémon, who can still get a One-Hit KO against a Wartortle that's holding an Eviolite.
Via Move Tutor
All Generation 5 Games
Black 2/White 2 Exclusive Moves
Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves
Generation IV Exclusive Moves
- TM01: Focus Punch
- TM43: Secret Power
- TM58: Endure
- TM78: Captivate
- TM83: Natural Gift
- HM05: Whirlpool (Heart Gold/Soul Silver Only)
Via Move Tutor
Heart Gold/Soul Silver
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