Kangaskhan

Kangaskhan is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Parent Pokémon.

Kangaskhan has a Mega Evolution, available from X & Y onwards.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
The infant rarely ventures out of its mother's protective pouch until it is 3 years old.
Yellow Raises its young in its belly pouch. Won't run from any fight to keep its young protected.
Gold If it is safe, the young gets out of the belly pouch to play. The adult keeps a close eye on the youngster.
Silver To protect its young, it will never give up during battle, no matter how badly wounded it is.
Crystal To avoid crushing the baby it carries in its pouch, it always sleeps standing up.
Ruby
Sapphire
If you come across a young KANGASKHAN playing by itself, you must never disturb it or attempt to catch it. The baby POKéMON’s parent is sure to be in the area, and it will become violently enraged at you.
FireRed The female raises its offspring in a pouch on its belly. It is skilled at attacking using COMET PUNCH.
LeafGreen The infant rarely ventures out of its mother’s protective pouch until it is three years old.
Emerald If you come across a young KANGASKHAN playing by itself, never try to catch it. The baby’s parent is sure to be in the area, and it will become violently enraged.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It raises its offspring in its belly pouch. It lets the baby out to play only when it feels safe.
HeartGold If it is safe, the young gets out of the belly pouch to play. The adult keeps a close eye on the youngster.
SoulSilver To protect its young, it will never give up during battle, no matter how badly wounded it is.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It raises its offspring in its belly pouch. It lets the baby out to play only when it feels safe.
X It raises its offspring in its belly pouch. It lets the baby out to play only when it feels safe.
Y If it is safe, the young gets out of the belly pouch to play. The adult keeps a close eye on the youngster.

Evolution chart

  • Kangaskhan does not evolve.

Name origin

kangaroo
Australian mammal
Genghis Khan
Mongolian leader

Moves learned by Kangaskhan

Kangaskhan sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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Where to find Kangaskhan

Gold
Silver
Rock Tunnel
Diamond
Pearl
Great Marsh
Platinum Great Marsh
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Rock Tunnel
Black
White
Route 15
X
Y
Glittering Cave