AppearanceMankey is a small, monkey like Pokémon which also is like a pig. They are a mostly tan in color, with a round body, long limbs and a tail. They have a pig nose due to it being the Pig Monkey species. The Mankey are also renowned for there pointy ears and medium lengthed fur. They have triangular eyes with a red iris, this clearly represents the anger this Pokémon is known for.
Mankey can have the abilities Vital Spirit or Anger Point. Vital Spirit allows Mankey to be immune to sleeping. Anger Point raises Mankey's Attack when it is hit by a critical hit. Mankey are very easy to anger.
In the anime
- Main article: Ash's Primeape
In the anime, a Mankey stole Ash's trademark cap. After James kicked it, the Mankey soon evolved into a Primeape which Ash then caught after subduing it with rage from his Charmander.
Mankey evolves into Primeape at level 28.
|Red/Blue||Route 5-8 (Red only)||Common|
|Yellow||Route 3, 4, 22, 23||Uncommon|
|Gold/Silver||Route 9, 42 (Gold only)||Common|
|FireRed/LeafGreen||Route 3, 4, 22, 23, Rock Tunnel||Common|
|Diamond/Pearl||Route 225, 226 (PokéRadar)||Rare|
|Platinum||Route 225, 226 (PokéRadar)||Rare|
|HeartGold/SoulSilver||Route 9, 42 (HeartGold only)||Common|
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