Kenny's Empoleon is one of Kenny's Pokémon and is his main Pokémon in Contests. It first appeared as a Prinplup in Getting the Pre-Contest Titters!, during its time as a Prinplup, it helped him win his 2nd and 3rd ribbon. It also has a fierce rivalry with Dawn's Piplup. Prior to Last Call, First Round! it evolved into an Empoloen. While in Sunyshore City, Kenny and Empoleon trained with the Olivine Gym Leader Jasmine and defeated Ash in a Pokémon Battle. Empoleon is currently with Kenny.