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Why is Palkia a Water type?

1 vote

I get Girantina being a Ghost/Dragon type and Dialga being a Steel/Dragon type, but why is
Palkia a Water type.

asked Sep 3, 2013 by Torterra57
Why is Palkia a Water type?
Because Palkia felt like it.

yeah its water type cause it is.
Because it is not a fire type ; )
Why is blastoise a water type ? Why is Dragonite a  Dragon type ?
Blastoise is water type cuz its a turtle, dragonit is dragon type cuz itsa dragon =3

1 Answer

6 votes

The presence of fins in their back, the fish-like head and the pearls are possibly the reason for its Water type.

Its secondary type may also originate from the weightlessness one experiences in water, such as the fact that astronauts use water to train for space expeditions.

Source: Bulbapedia/ Palkia

Just saying, I was already thinking of the second reason before I went on Bulbapedia. They just happened to think of it too.

answered Sep 3, 2013 by 5th of November
I thought its because palkia remembles pearls and pearls come from underwater
I thought those were wings on its back it can fly in the anime
Then it is a flying fish (those are real. Look it up. )