This Kingler is a water-type Pokémon owned by Giovanni.


Giovanni initially used Kingler in his Gym Battle against Gary Oak and later entrusted to Jessie, James, and Meowth when he had business to attend to and left the Viridian City Gym in their care. It battled Ash's Bulbasaur.

Known moves

Move Episode/Chapter
Giovanni Kingler Harden
Crabhammer The Battle of the Badge
Harden The Battle of the Badge
Bubble The Battle of the Badge
+ indicates this Pokémon used this move recently.*
- indicates this Pokémon normally can't use this move.

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