#509 Purrloin
509Purrloin.png
Purrloin's artwork for Pokémon Black and White.
Category Devious Pokémon
Original Region Unova
National Dex Nr. #509
Unova Dex Nr. #015 (BW) 012 (B2W2)
Generation 5
Pokémon Color Purple
First Appearance Pokémon Black and White
Latest Appearance Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
Type(s) Dark
Ability/ies Limber, Unburden
(Hidden: Prankster)
Average Height 1'04"
Average Weight 22.3 lbs.
Evolves From N/A
Evolves Into Liepard

Purrloin (Japanese: チョロネコ Choroneko) is a Dark-type Pokémon. It evolves into Liepard starting at level 20.

Biology

Purrloin is a primarily purple, feline Pokémon. Its head has tufted fur on its ears and cheeks. There are long, tapered violet markings above its green, eyes. It has a diminutive black nose on its creamy muzzle, and a small, oval, cream-colored marking above each eye. Its neck, shoulders, back, and hind paws are also cream-colored. The tip of its tail has a curved, vaguely scythe-like extension. Purrloin is a quadruped Pokémon, but it can stand and walk on its hind legs as well.

Purrloin is a mischievous Pokémon that likes to steal from people. It will put on a cute act in order to get its victims to let its guard down. However, it is often forgiven even if it is caught stealing due to its charm. When angered, it fights back with its claws.

Statistics

Purrloin

Base Stats
HP
 
72
Attack
 
95
Defense
 
67
Sp. Attack
 
103
Sp. Defense
 
71
Speed
 
122
Total
 
530



Trivia

  • Purrloin is the only Pokémon with a base stat total of 281.
  • Purrloin has the lowest Attack base stat of all Dark-type Pokémon.
  • Purrloin was seen first in the Pokémon Sunday special episode preview in September 6. It was later removed from the same preview, much like the revelation of Zekrom's secondary type earlier.

Gallery


National Pokédex
Stoutland
← #508: Stoutland
Purrloin
#509: Purrloin
Liepard
#510: Liepard →
Pokkén Tournament 2
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