The Pikachu-family of Pokémon are an iconic set of Pokémon, each Generation featuring the debut of a Pikachu family, with the first two being Pikachu and its evolution Raichu. Every member is an type rodent. All have cheek pouches and resemble each other in some way.-
All members of the Pikachu-family have electricty pouches on their cheeks, the colours vary, with Pikachu, Plusle, and Dedenne having red cheeks, Raichu, Pachirisu, and Emolga having yellow cheeks, Pichu having pink cheeks, and Minun having blue cheeks.
The members are always a type of rodent. All of them are mice other than Pachirisu and Emolga, who are squirrels, and Dedenne, who is a gerbil.
- Pikachu (Generation I)
- Raichu (Generation I)
- Pichu (Generation II)
- Plusle (Generation III)
- Minun (Generation III)
- Pachirisu (Generation IV)
- Emolga (Generation V)
- Dedenne (Generation VI)
- Due to it's similar appearance, Spinda is sometimes considered a Pikachu-family member. Though it is a Normal type and not part Electricty in any way.