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Why is Goodra known as the Dragon Pokemon? (Does not fit)?

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I know it is a dragon-type, but I am not talking about that. I'm talking about why it is known as the Dragon Pokemon. Just look at it. Too fat, too slimy, and too weird.

asked Jan 19, 2014 by a Magikarp

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Now, Goodra is a Dragon type Pokemon. There's nothing wrong about that. However, I think I know why it is a Dragon type. Let's look at its Pre-Evo, Goomy.
When you look at Goomy, it looks like a slime or a slug, right? Well, it turns out that Game Freak actually based it off the Blue Dragon Sea-Slug.
Since Goomy is a Dragon type, there's no point replacing it's evolution with a different type, so I guess Game Freak made Goodra pure Dragon because of that.
Plus, the Pokedex Species for Goodra is the Dragon Pokemon.
^That is where I found the Blue Dragon Sea Slug thing
^Where I found its Species

answered Jan 19, 2014 by Pahff
selected Jan 23, 2014 by a Magikarp
Thanks, very useful.
Nice answer, I also wondered why Goodra was a Dragon type +1
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The only accurate answer would be because Gamefreak wanted it to be like that. However Sliggoo shares some similarities with Dragonair which is also a Dragon-type. But, Goodra does look a bit like a Dragon to me. Dragon Tail, Dragon Hands, just ignore the goo falling out of it's hands and mouth. But it does look a bit too cute for a dragon-type.

answered Jan 19, 2014 by Zekrom88
Yeah, that is the only answer possible.