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'''Gyarados''' (Japanese: '''ギャラドス''' ''Gyaradosu'') is a {{Type|Water}}/{{Type|Flying}}-[[Types|type]] [[Pokémon (creature)|Pokémon]] and is a {{Type|Dark}} And {{Type|Water}} if [[Mega Evolved]] introduced in [[Generation I]].
{{PokéBox
 
|name = Gyarados
 
|jname = ギャラドス Gyaradosu
 
|image = Gyarados.png
 
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|species = Atrocious Pokémon
 
|egg1 = Water 2
 
|egg2 = Dragon
 
|body = 02
 
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|metheight = 6.5 m
 
|imheight = 21'04"
 
|metweight = 235.0kg
 
|imweight = 518.1 lbs
 
|ability = [[Intimidate]]
 
|dw = Moxie
 
|color = Blue
 
|male = 50
 
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Mega Gyarados=
 
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|name = Mega Gyarados
 
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|species = Atrocious Pokémon
 
|egg1 = Water 2
 
|egg2 = Dragon
 
|body = 02
 
|type = Water
 
|type2 = Dark
 
|metheight = 6.5 m
 
|imheight = 21'04"
 
|metweight = 305.0kg
 
|imweight = 672.4 lbs
 
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'''Gyarados''' (Japanese: '''ギャラドス''' ''Gyaradosu'') is a {{Type|Water}}-[[Types|type]] [[Pokémon (species)|Pokémon]] introduced in [[Generation I]].
 
   
 
==Biology==
 
==Biology==
 
===Physiology===
 
===Physiology===
It is serpentine in shape and is covered in blue and yellow scales. It has white fins on top of its body and it has a tan underbelly. It has fins on the side of its face and a large blue crest on its forehead. Like Magikarp, it has "whiskers."
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It is serpentine in shape and is covered in blue and yellow scales. It has white fins on top of its body and it has a tan underbelly. It has fins on the side of its face and a large blue crest on its forehead. Like [[Magikarp]], it has "whiskers."
   
 
===Behavior===
 
===Behavior===
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==Evolution==
 
==Evolution==
'''Gyarados''' is the [[Evolution|evolved]] form of [[Magikarp]] as of level 20.
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'''Gyarados''' is the [[Evolution|evolved]] form of Magikarp as of level 20.
   
 
==Game info==
 
==Game info==
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|yellow=Fishing in [[Fuchsia City]] ([[Super Rod]])
 
|yellow=Fishing in [[Fuchsia City]] ([[Super Rod]])
 
|yrarity=Rare
 
|yrarity=Rare
|goldsilver=Fishing at the [[Lake of Rage]], [[Fuchsia City]] (Super Rod)<br>[[Red Gyarados]] ([[Lake of Rage]])
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|goldsilver=Fishing at the [[Lake of Rage]], [[Fuchsia City]] (Super Rod)<br />[[Red Gyarados]] ([[Lake of Rage]])
|gsrarity=Uncommon<br>One
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|gsrarity=Uncommon<br />One
|crystal=Fishing at the [[Lake of Rage]], [[Fuchsia City]] (Super Rod)<br>Shiny Gyarados ([[Lake of Rage]])
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|crystal=Fishing at the [[Lake of Rage]], [[Fuchsia City]] (Super Rod)<br />Shiny Gyarados ([[Lake of Rage]])
|crarity=Uncommon<br><br>One
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|crarity=Uncommon<br /><br />One
 
|rubysapphire=Fishing in [[Sootopolis City]] ([[Super Rod]])
 
|rubysapphire=Fishing in [[Sootopolis City]] ([[Super Rod]])
 
|rsrarity=Common
 
|rsrarity=Common
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|platinum=Fishing ([[Super Rod]])
 
|platinum=Fishing ([[Super Rod]])
 
|ptrarity=Common
 
|ptrarity=Common
|heartgoldsoulsilver=Fishing at the [[Lake of Rage]], [[Fuchsia City]], [[Mt. Silver]], [[Seafoam Islands]] ([[Super Rod]])<br>Shiny Gyarados ([[Lake of Rage]])
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|heartgoldsoulsilver=Fishing at the [[Lake of Rage]], [[Fuchsia City]], [[Mt. Silver]], [[Seafoam Islands]] ([[Super Rod]])<br />Shiny Gyarados ([[Lake of Rage]])
|hgssrarity=Uncommon<br>One
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|hgssrarity=Uncommon<br />One
 
|blackwhite=Evolve [[Magikarp]]
 
|blackwhite=Evolve [[Magikarp]]
 
|bwrarity=None
 
|bwrarity=None
 
|xy=Fishing at [[Kalos Route 3|Route 3]], [[Kalos Route 22|Route 22]], [[Parfum Palace]] ([[Super Rod]])
 
|xy=Fishing at [[Kalos Route 3|Route 3]], [[Kalos Route 22|Route 22]], [[Parfum Palace]] ([[Super Rod]])
 
|xyrarity=Common
 
|xyrarity=Common
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====Side game locations====
 
====Side game locations====
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|Snap=Valley
 
|Snap=Valley
 
|RS Pinball=[[Evolution|Evolve]] [[Magikarp]]
 
|RS Pinball=[[Evolution|Evolve]] [[Magikarp]]
|Trozei=Phobos Submarine<br>Trozei Battle<br>Mr. Who's Den
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|Trozei=Phobos Submarine<br />Trozei Battle<br />Mr. Who's Den
 
|PMD1=[[Evolution|Evolve]] [[Magikarp]]
 
|PMD1=[[Evolution|Evolve]] [[Magikarp]]
 
|PMD2=[[Zero Isle South]] (B41F-B48F)
 
|PMD2=[[Zero Isle South]] (B41F-B48F)
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|silver=Once it appears, it goes on a rampage. It remains enraged until it demolishes everything around it.
 
|silver=Once it appears, it goes on a rampage. It remains enraged until it demolishes everything around it.
 
|crystal=It appears whenever there is world conflict, burning down any place it travels through.
 
|crystal=It appears whenever there is world conflict, burning down any place it travels through.
|ruby=When [[Magikarp]] evolves into Gyarados, its brain cells undergo a structural transformation. It is said that this transformation is to blame for this Pokémon's wildly violent nature.
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|ruby=When Magikarp evolves into Gyarados, its brain cells undergo a structural transformation. It is said that this transformation is to blame for this Pokémon's wildly violent nature.
 
|sapphire=Once Gyarados goes on a rampage, its ferociously violent blood doesn't calm until it has burned everything down. There are records of this Pokémon's rampages lasting a whole month.
 
|sapphire=Once Gyarados goes on a rampage, its ferociously violent blood doesn't calm until it has burned everything down. There are records of this Pokémon's rampages lasting a whole month.
 
|emerald=It is an extremely vicious and violent Pokémon. When humans begin to fight, it will appear and burn everything to the ground with intensely hot flames.
 
|emerald=It is an extremely vicious and violent Pokémon. When humans begin to fight, it will appear and burn everything to the ground with intensely hot flames.
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|black 2=Once it begins to rampage, a Gyarados will burn everything down, even in a harsh storm.
 
|black 2=Once it begins to rampage, a Gyarados will burn everything down, even in a harsh storm.
 
|white 2=Once it begins to rampage, a Gyarados will burn everything down, even in a harsh storm.
 
|white 2=Once it begins to rampage, a Gyarados will burn everything down, even in a harsh storm.
|y=Rarely seen in the wild. Huge and vicious, it is capable of destroying entire cities in a rage.
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|x=In ancient literature, there is a record of a Gyarados that razed a village when violence flared.
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|y=Rarely seen in the wild. Huge and vicious, it is capable of destroying entire cities in a rage.}}
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
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{{main|Misty's Gyarados}}
 
{{main|Misty's Gyarados}}
 
[[File:Shiny-gyarados.png|thumb|A Shiny Gyarados]]
 
[[File:Shiny-gyarados.png|thumb|A Shiny Gyarados]]
[[James]]'s [[Magikarp]], which he bought from a dealer, evolves into a Gyarados, which called forth four wild Gyarados to use [[Dragon Rage]] and send Ash and co flying.
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[[James' Gyarados|James' Magikarp]], which he bought from a dealer, evolves into a Gyarados, which called forth four wild Gyarados to use Dragon Rage and send [[Ash Ketchum|Ash]] and co flying.
   
A Red Gyarados is found in the [[Lake of Rage]], north of [[Mahogany Town]], in [[Johto]]. It is owned by the [[Elite Four]], [[Lance]].
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A [[Lance's Gyarados|Red Gyarados]] is found in the [[Lake of Rage]], north of [[Mahogany Town]], in [[Johto]]. It is owned by the [[Elite Four]], [[Lance]].
[[Lance]] once use the [[Red Gyarados]] to save [[Brock]], [[May (anime)|May]] and [[Max]] from drowning while he is disguising as a [[Team Magma]] grunt.
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Lance once use the Red Gyarados to save [[Brock (anime)|Brock]], [[May (anime)|May]] and [[Max]] from drowning while he is disguising as a [[Team Magma]] grunt.
 
[[Misty (anime)|Misty]] owns a [[Misty's Gyarados|Gyarados]].
 
[[Misty (anime)|Misty]] owns a [[Misty's Gyarados|Gyarados]].
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*[[James' Gyarados]]
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*[[Lance's Gyarados]]
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*[[Misty's Gyarados]]
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*[[Clair's Gyarados]]
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*[[Crasher Wake's Gyarados]]
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*[[Trinity's Gyarados]]
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*[[Lola's Gyarados]]
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*[[Fergus' Gyarados]]
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*[[Nurse Joy's Gyarados]]
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*[[Professor Ivy's Gyarados]]
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==Trivia==
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*Despite its dragon-like appearance, it isn't {{Type|Dragon}}-type, yet it can learn Dragon Type moves such as [[Dragon Rage]] and [[Dragon Breath]] and is used by many Dragon Trainers such as [[Lance]] and [[Clair]].
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*Despite it being a {{Type|Flying}}-type, it can only learn one Flying-type move, [[Bounce]], and this is only because its pre-evolution, [[Magikarp]] can learn it in Generation IV only.
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*Despite it being seen flying in the anime, it cannot learn the move, [[Fly]].
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*This was the first ever [[Shiny Pokémon]] ever seen.
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*If Mega Evolved, it is a {{Type|Water}} and {{Type|Dark}} type Pokemon.
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===Origins===
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*Gyarados appears to based off a sea dragon or a sea serpent from China.
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*This Pokémon may be based off of [[w:c:megaman:Utuboros|Utuboros]] from the Megaman games.
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*Gyarados may be based on the mythological creature, the Kraken, since its original name was going to be Skullkraken.
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*Gyarados, being evolved from Magikarp, which is a useless and weak Pokémon, is a reference to a common belief in Asian countries that a carp will transform into dragon after it passes through hard ordeals.
   
 
==Gallery==
 
==Gallery==
 
<gallery>
 
<gallery>
gyrados s.png|A Red Gyarados
 
Gyrados using Hydro Pump.png|Gyrados using Hydro Pump
 
Gyrados using Hyper Beam.png|Gyrados using Hyper Beam
 
 
130Gyarados_OS_anime.png
 
130Gyarados_OS_anime.png
 
130Gyarados_OS_anime_2.png
 
130Gyarados_OS_anime_2.png
 
130Gyarados_AG_anime.png
 
130Gyarados_AG_anime.png
 
130Gyarados_Dream.png
 
130Gyarados_Dream.png
130Gyarados_Pokemon_Colosseum.jpg
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130Gyarados_Mega_Dream.png
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130Gyarados_Pokemon_Stadium.png
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130Gyarados_Pokemon_PokéPark.jpg
 
130Gyarados Pokemon Conquest.png
 
130Gyarados Pokemon Conquest.png
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gyrados s.png|A Red Gyarados
 
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</gallery>
   
==Trivia==
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{{References|gyarados|130}}
*Despite its dragon-like appearance, it isn't {{Type|Dragon}}-type, yet it learns Dragon Type moves such as [[Dragon Rage]] and [[Dragonbreath]] and is used by many Dragon Trainers such as [[Lance]] and [[Clair]].
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{{GenInav}}{{Family|[[File:129.png|link=Magikarp]][[File:130.png]][[File:130M.png]]}}{{PokémonPrevNext|prev=Magikarp|next=Lapras}}
*Despite it being a {{Type|Flying}}-type, it can only know one Flying-type move, [[Bounce]], and this is only because it's pre-evolution, [[Magikarp]] can learn it in Generation IV only.
 
*Despite it being seen flying in the anime, it cannot learn the move, [[Fly]].
 
*Gyarados may be based on the mythological creature, the Kraken, since it's original name was going to be Skullkraken.
 
*In [[Generation II]] and [[Generation/Fourth|IV]], Gyarados is the only 100%-certain shiny encounter and the first of only two shiny Pokémon to be integrated into a game's plot (the second was [[Celebi]] in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time and Explorers of Darkness). Due to it being a guaranteed Shiny some fans consider the red Gyarados in Gold, Silver, Crystal, HeartGold and SoulSilver not to be a "True Shiny".
 
*Gyarados, being evolved from Magikarp, which is a useless and weak Pokémon, is a reference to a common belief in Asian countries that a carp will transform into dragon after it passes through hard ordeals.
 
*This was the first ever [[Shiny Pokémon]] ever seen.
 
*This pokemon may be based off of [http://megaman.wikia.com/wiki/Utuboros Utuboros] from the megaman games.
 
 
===Origins===
 
Gyarados appears to based off a sea dragon or a sea serpent from China.
 
 
{{References|gyarados|130}}{{GenInav}}
 
{{PokémonPrevNext|prev=Magikarp|next=Lapras}}
 
 
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[[Category:Stage 1 Pokémon]]
 
[[Category:Pokémon that are part of a two-stage evolutionary line]]
 
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[[Category:Large Pokémon]]
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[[Category:Heavy Pokémon]]

Latest revision as of 03:23, August 22, 2014

Type(s)
Water  Flying
Species Atrocious Pokémon
Abilities Intimidate
Moxie (DW)
Pokédex
Magikarp ← 130 → Lapras
Kanto 130 Johto 077
Hoenn 130 Sinnoh 024
Unova N/A Central Kalos 050
Evolves From Magikarp
Evolves Into None
Gyarados
130
ギャラドス Gyaradosu
130Gyarados
Generation I
Evolutionary Line
129130
Gender
50% ♂ / 50 % ♀
Weight Height
518.1 lbs. 235.0 kg 21'04" 6.5 m
Pokédex Color Egg Group
Blue Water 2
Dragon
Body Style Footprint
Body02
F130
Cry

Type(s)
Water  Dark
Species Atrocious Pokémon
Abilities Mold Breaker
Pokédex
Magikarp ← 130M → Lapras
Kanto 130 Johto 077
Hoenn 130 Sinnoh 024
Unova N/A Central Kalos 050
Evolves From Magikarp
Evolves Into None
Mega Gyarados
130M
メガギャラドス Mega Gyaradosu
130MGyarados
Generation I
Evolutionary Line
129130M
Gender
50% ♂ / 50 % ♀
Weight Height
672.4 lbs. 305.0 kg 21'04" 6.5 m
Pokédex Color Egg Group
Blue Water 2
Dragon
Body Style Footprint
Body02
F130M
Cry

Gyarados (Japanese: ギャラドス Gyaradosu) is a Water/Flying-type Pokémon and is a Dark And Water if Mega Evolved introduced in Generation I.

BiologyEdit

PhysiologyEdit

It is serpentine in shape and is covered in blue and yellow scales. It has white fins on top of its body and it has a tan underbelly. It has fins on the side of its face and a large blue crest on its forehead. Like Magikarp, it has "whiskers."

BehaviorEdit

Gyarados is known as The Atrocious Pokémon. They are to be extremely violent, destroying anything when in a rampage. It is all so one of the only Pokémon that can have a red form.

Special abilitiesEdit

Gyarados have the ability Intimidate, which decreases the opponent's Attack by one level when Gyarados is sent out into the battle.

Gender differencesEdit

The females have light whiskers.

EvolutionEdit

Gyarados is the evolved form of Magikarp as of level 20.

Game infoEdit

Game locationsEdit

Gyarados Locations
Version(s) Location Rarity
Red/Blue Evolve Magikarp None
Yellow Fishing in Fuchsia City (Super Rod) Rare
Gold/Silver Fishing at the Lake of Rage, Fuchsia City (Super Rod)
Red Gyarados (Lake of Rage)
Uncommon
One
Crystal Fishing at the Lake of Rage, Fuchsia City (Super Rod)
Shiny Gyarados (Lake of Rage)
Uncommon

One
Ruby/ Sapphire Fishing in Sootopolis City (Super Rod) Common
Emerald Fishing in Sootopolis City (Super Rod) Rare
FireRed/ LeafGreen Fishing (Super Rod) Rare
Diamond/ Pearl Fishing (Super Rod) Common
Platinum Fishing (Super Rod) Common
HeartGold/SoulSilver Fishing at the Lake of Rage, Fuchsia City, Mt. Silver, Seafoam Islands (Super Rod)
Shiny Gyarados (Lake of Rage)
Uncommon
One
Black/White Evolve Magikarp None
X/Y Fishing at Route 3, Route 22, Parfum Palace (Super Rod) Common


Side game locationsEdit

Gyarados Locations
Game(s) Location
Pokémon Snap Valley
Pokémon Trozei! Phobos Submarine
Trozei Battle
Mr. Who's Den
Red Rescue Team & Blue Rescue Team Evolve Magikarp
Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness Zero Isle South (B41F-B48F)
Pokémon Ranger Olive Jungle (during mission)


Pokédex entriesEdit

Pokédex Entries
Red
Blue
Rarely seen in the wild. Huge and vicious, it is capable of destroying entire cities in a rage.
Yellow
Brutally vicious and enormously destructive. Known for totally destroying cities in ancient times.
Gold
They say that during past wars, Gyarados would appear and leave blazing ruins in its wake.
Silver
Once it appears, it goes on a rampage. It remains enraged until it demolishes everything around it.
Crystal
It appears whenever there is world conflict, burning down any place it travels through.
Ruby
When Magikarp evolves into Gyarados, its brain cells undergo a structural transformation. It is said that this transformation is to blame for this Pokémon's wildly violent nature.
Sapphire
Once Gyarados goes on a rampage, its ferociously violent blood doesn't calm until it has burned everything down. There are records of this Pokémon's rampages lasting a whole month.
Emerald
It is an extremely vicious and violent Pokémon. When humans begin to fight, it will appear and burn everything to the ground with intensely hot flames.
FireRed
It has an extremely aggressive nature. The Hyper Beam it shoots from its mouth totally incinerates all targets.
LeafGreen
Rarely seen in the wild. Huge and vicious, it is capable of destroying entire cities in a rage.
Diamond
Once it appears, its rage never settles until it has razed the fields and mountains around it.
Pearl
In ancient literature, there is a record of a Gyarados that razed a village when violence flared.
Platinum
Once it begins to rampage, a Gyarados will burn everything down, even in a harsh storm.
HeartGold
They say that during past wars, Gyarados would appear and leave blazing ruins in its wake.
SoulSilver
Once it appears, it goes on a rampage. It remains enraged until it demolishes everything around it.
Black
Once it begins to rampage, a Gyarados will burn everything down, even in a harsh storm.
White
Once it begins to rampage, a Gyarados will burn everything down, even in a harsh storm.
Black 2
Once it begins to rampage, a Gyarados will burn everything down, even in a harsh storm.
White 2
Once it begins to rampage, a Gyarados will burn everything down, even in a harsh storm.
X
In ancient literature, there is a record of a Gyarados that razed a village when violence flared.
Y
Rarely seen in the wild. Huge and vicious, it is capable of destroying entire cities in a rage.

AppearancesEdit

In the animeEdit

Main article: Misty's Gyarados
Shiny-gyarados

A Shiny Gyarados

James' Magikarp, which he bought from a dealer, evolves into a Gyarados, which called forth four wild Gyarados to use Dragon Rage and send Ash and co flying.

A Red Gyarados is found in the Lake of Rage, north of Mahogany Town, in Johto. It is owned by the Elite Four, Lance. Lance once use the Red Gyarados to save Brock, May and Max from drowning while he is disguising as a Team Magma grunt. Misty owns a Gyarados.

TriviaEdit

  • Despite its dragon-like appearance, it isn't Dragon-type, yet it can learn Dragon Type moves such as Dragon Rage and Dragon Breath and is used by many Dragon Trainers such as Lance and Clair.
  • Despite it being a Flying-type, it can only learn one Flying-type move, Bounce, and this is only because its pre-evolution, Magikarp can learn it in Generation IV only.
  • Despite it being seen flying in the anime, it cannot learn the move, Fly.
  • This was the first ever Shiny Pokémon ever seen.
  • If Mega Evolved, it is a Water and Dark type Pokemon.

OriginsEdit

  • Gyarados appears to based off a sea dragon or a sea serpent from China.
  • This Pokémon may be based off of Utuboros from the Megaman games.
  • Gyarados may be based on the mythological creature, the Kraken, since its original name was going to be Skullkraken.
  • Gyarados, being evolved from Magikarp, which is a useless and weak Pokémon, is a reference to a common belief in Asian countries that a carp will transform into dragon after it passes through hard ordeals.

GalleryEdit

SourcesEdit


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