- Hatch Time20 Cycles (~5100 Steps)
- Growth RateMedium
EkansSnake Pokemon #23
Pokédex • Pokémon #23 • Ekans
The older it gets, the longer it grows. At night, it wraps its long body around tree branches to rest.
- Height6' 7''
- Weight15.2 lbs.
- GenderMale or Female
When this Pokemon enters battle, the opponent's Attack is lowered by one stage. In a double battle, both opponents are affected. This ability also takes effect when acquired during a battle, but will not take effect again if lost and reobtained without leaving battle. This ability has no effect on an opponent that has a substitute. Overworld: If the first Pokemon in the party has this ability, any random encounter with a Pokemon five or more levels lower than it has a 50% chance of being skipped.Shed-Skin
After each turn, this Pokemon has a 33% of being cured of any major status ailment.
Opposing Pokemon cannot eat held Berries while this Pokemon is in battle. Affected Pokemon can still use bug bite or pluck to eat a target's Berry.