Wikia

Pokémon Wiki

Poochyena

Talk0
7,629pages on
this wiki
Type
Dark  
Species Bite Pokémon
Abilities Run Away
Quick Feet
Rattled (DW)
Pokédex
Swampert ← 261 → Mightyena
Kanto N/A Johto N/A
Hoenn N/A Sinnoh N/A
Unova N/A Kalos N/A
Evolves From None
Evolves Into Mightyena
Poochyena
261
ポチエナ Pochiena
261Poochyena
Generation III
Evolutionary Line
261 262
Gender
50% ♂ / 50% ♀
Weight Height
30.0 lbs 13.6kg 1'08" 0.5 m
Pokédex Color Egg Group
Grey
Body Style Footprint
F261
Cry

Poochyena (Japanese: ポチエナ Pochiena) is a Dark-type Pokémon introduced in Generation III.

Biology

Physiology

Poochyena is a black and grey Pokémon with a black face and paws. It has a red nose and red eyes. Its tail is unkempt and messy. Its body and tail is grey and its underbelly is black. It looks like a dog, though its name indicates it's a hyena. It has greyish-blackish fur and, if it is Team Aqua's Poochyena, has a robotic appearance and sharp fangs. Shiny Poochyenas are brown in color.

Evolution

Poochyena evolves into Mightyena at level 18.

Game info

Game locations

Poochyena Locations
Version(s) Location Rarity
Ruby/ Sapphire Routes 101, 102, 103 Uncommon
Emerald Routes 101, 102, 103, 104, 110, 116, 117, 121, 123, Petalburg Woods Common
FireRed/ LeafGreen Trade None
Diamond/ Pearl Breed Mightyena (Diamond only) None
Platinum Route 214 (Poké Radar) Rare
HeartGold/SoulSilver Route 1 Swarm
Black/White Route 9 Swarm


Side game locations

Poochyena Locations
Game(s) Location
Pokémon Trozei! Secret Storage 16,
Endless Level 33,
Pair Trozei,
Mr. Who's Den
Red Rescue Team & Blue Rescue Team Thunderwave Cave (1F-3F)
Howling Forest (1F-8F)
Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness Concealed Ruins (B1F-B15F)
World Abyss (B1F-B15F)
Marowak Dojo Final Maze (B1F-B48F)


Pokédex entries

Pokédex Entries
Ruby
At first sight, Poochyena takes a bite at anything that moves. This Pokémon chases after prey until the victim becomes exhausted. However, it may turn tail if the prey strikes back.
Sapphire
Poochyena is an omnivore - it will eat anything. A distinguishing feature is how large its fangs are compared to its body. This Pokémon tries to intimidate its foes by making the hair on its tail bristle out.
Emerald
It savagely threatens foes with bared fangs. It chases after fleeing targets tenaciously. It turns tail and runs, however, if the foe strikes back.
FireRed
It has a very tenacious nature. Its acute sense of smell lets it chase a chosen prey without ever losing track.
LeafGreen
It has a very tenacious nature. Its acute sense of smell lets it chase a chosen prey without ever losing track.
Diamond
A Pokémon with a persistent nature, it chases its chosen prey until the prey becomes exhausted.
Pearl
A Pokémon with a persistent nature, it chases its chosen prey until the prey becomes exhausted.
Platinum
A Pokémon with a persistent nature, it chases its chosen prey until the prey becomes exhausted.
HeartGold
It chases its prey until the victim becomes exhausted. However, it turns tail if the prey strikes back.
SoulSilver
It chases its prey until the victim becomes exhausted. However, it turns tail if the prey strikes back.
Black
A Pokémon with a persistent nature, it chases its chosen prey until the prey becomes exhausted.
White
A Pokémon with a persistent nature, it chases its chosen prey until the prey becomes exhausted.
Black 2
A Pokémon with a persistent nature, it chases its chosen prey until the prey becomes exhausted.
White 2
A Pokémon with a persistent nature, it chases its chosen prey until the prey becomes exhausted.
X
Y


Trivia

Etymology

The name Poochyena is most likely a combination of the words "Pooch" and "Hyena".

References


Advertisement | Your ad here

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki