Elekid

Elekid is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Electric Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold It rotates its arms to generate electricity, but it tires easily, so it charges up only a little bit.
Silver Even in the most vicious storm, this POKéMON plays happily if thunder rumbles in the sky.
Crystal It loves violent thunder. The space between its horns flickers bluish-white when it is charging energy.
Ruby
Sapphire
ELEKID stores electricity in its body. If it touches metal and accidentally discharges all its built-up electricity, this POKéMON begins swinging its arms in circles to recharge itself.
FireRed Even in the most vicious storm, this POKéMON plays happily if thunder rumbles in the sky.
LeafGreen It rotates its arms to generate electricity, but it tires easily, so it charges up only a little bit.
Emerald If it touches metal and discharges the electricity it has stored in its body, an ELEKID begins swinging its arms in circles to recharge itself.
Diamond
Pearl
It generates electricity by whirling its arms. However, it can’t store the energy it makes.
Platinum A weak electric current flows between its horns. Sticking a hand there shocks the unwary.
HeartGold It rotates its arms to generate electricity, but it tires easily, so it only charges up a little bit.
SoulSilver Even in the most vicious storm, this Pokémon plays happily if thunder rumbles in the sky.
Black
White
A weak electric current flows between its horns. Sticking a hand there shocks the unwary.
Black 2
White 2
Spinning its arms around to generate electricity makes the area between its horns shine light blue.
X It generates electricity by whirling its arms. However, it can’t store the energy it makes.
Y Spinning its arms around to generate electricity makes the area between its horns shine light blue.

Evolution chart

Elekid
#239
Elekid
Electric

(Level 30)
Electabuzz
#125
Electabuzz
Electric

(trade holding
Electrizer)
Electivire
#466
Electivire
Electric

Name origin

electricity
energy from electric currents
kid
a child

Moves learned by Elekid

Elekid sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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See all Elekid sprites

Where to find Elekid

Crystal Route 34
Diamond
Pearl
Route 205, Valley Windworks
Black
White
White Forest
Black 2
White 2
Virbank Complex