Popplio (アシマリ Ashimari) is a Water-type Pokémon. It is one of the three Starter Pokémon of the Alola region, the other two being Litten and Rowlet.
Popplio is a blue sea lion Pokémon, who has a white mouth with whiskers and a round pink nose. It has a light blue collar around its neck and has a flat body, with two pairs of claws and flippers.
Popplio is a showman, and the more attention it gets, the more strength it can activate. Nevertheless, Popplio also has a hardworking side, and it usually practices how to manufacture balloons.
Popplio evolves into Brionne at level 17 and then Primarina at level 34.
| Pokédex Entries
|This Pokémon snorts body fluids from its nose, blowing balloons to smash into its foes. It’s famous for being a hard worker.
|This Pokémon can control water bubbles. It practices diligently so it can learn to make big bubbles.
Popplio is based on the Hawaiian monk seal with some traits of a sea lion.
Popplio is a combination of pop (as in popping bubbles) and lio, the first three letters of lion in sea lion.