# Changes: Wailord

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Wailord
(ホエルオー Whaloh)
Artwork General
National Dex: #321
Evolves From: Wailmer
Evolves Into: None
Generation: Generation III
Pronunciation: $WAIL-lord$
Icon(s):
Base Stats Biological Details
HP: 170 Species: Float Whale Pokémon
Attack: 90 Type(s): Water
Defense: 45 Height: 47'07"
Special Atk: 90 Weight: 877.4 lbs.
Special Def: 45 Abilities: Water Veil
Oblivious
Pressure (Dream World)
Speed: 60 Pokédex Color: Blue
Stat Total: 500 Gender: 50% ♀/50% ♂
Footprint:
Cry:

Wailord (Japanese: ホエルオー Whaloh) is a Water-type Pokémon introduced in Generation III that was known as the largest recorded Pokémon at the time. It is over 47 feet long and evolves from Wailmer. In Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald, Wailord is needed to unlock the Regi's Caves along with the help of a Relicanth. One is used by Gym Leader Marlon and Wallace in Emerald.

## Appearance

Wailord is a giant blue Pokémon with small eyes and a huge tail. Its flippers or fins are blue and its underbelly is a light tan color with stripes going up and down. It resembles both a blimp and a whale.

## Evolution

Wailord is the evolved form of Wailmer starting at level 40.

## Game info

### Game locations

Version(s) Location Rarity Wailord Locations Ruby/ Sapphire Route 129 Rare Emerald Route 129 Rare FireRed/ LeafGreen Trade None Diamond/ Pearl Route 223, 230 (Super Rod) Rare Platinum Route 223, 230 (Super Rod) Rare HeartGold/SoulSilver Trade None Black/White Undella Bay Rare

### Pokédex entries

Pokédex Entries
Generation I
Wailord did not appear during the Generation I games.
Generation II
Wailord did not appear during the Generation II games.
Ruby
Wailord is the largest of all identified Pokémon up to now. This giant Pokémon swims languorously in the vast open sea, eating massive amounts of food at once with its enormous mouth.
Sapphire
When chasing prey, Wailord herds them by leaping out of the water and making a humongous splash. It is breathtaking to see this Pokémon leaping out of the sea with others in its pod.
Emerald
It breathes through nostrils that it raises above the sea. By inhaling to its maximum capacity, a Wailord can dive close to 10,000 feet beneath the waves.
FireRed
It is among the largest of all Pokémon. It herds prey in a pack then swallows the massed prey in one gulp.
LeafGreen
It is among the largest of all Pokémon. It herds prey in a pack then swallows the massed prey in one gulp.
Diamond
The biggest of all Pokémon. It can dive to a depth of almost 10,000 feet on only one breath.
Pearl
The biggest of all Pokémon. It can dive to a depth of almost 10,000 feet on only one breath.
Platinum
The biggest of all Pokémon. It can dive to a depth of almost 10,000 feet on only one breath.
HeartGold
It is the largest of all identified Pokémon. They jump as a pack to herd their prey.
SoulSilver
It is the largest of all identified Pokémon. They jump as a pack to herd their prey.
Black
The biggest of all Pokémon. It can dive to a depth of almost 10,000 feet on only one breath.
White
The biggest of all Pokémon. It can dive to a depth of almost 10,000 feet on only one breath.
Black 2
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White 2
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## Trivia

• Wailord has the highest amount of HP out of all Water-type Pokémon.
• Wailord the only Pokémon to exceed 10 metres in length. It is considered a the biggest Pokémon.

they are seen in the marine tube,appearing a lot more common then they actually are.despite the black 2 pokedex saying that it can knock out foes with the shock of its body crashing, he cant learn earthquake

## Origin

Wailord's name derives from "whale", the animal, and "lord", a reference to its size.