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.
Omega Ruby
Alpha 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.
Sun Kangaskhan’s maternal love is so deep that it will brave death to protect its offspring.
Moon The child in its pouch leaves home after roughly three years. That is the only time the mother is heard to cry wildly.

Evolution chart

  • Kangaskhan does not evolve.

Name origin

kangaroo
Australian mammal
Genghis Khan
Mongolian leader

Moves learned by Kangaskhan

Kangaskhan sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Kangaskhan  sprite from Red & Blue Kangaskhan  sprite from Silver Kangaskhan  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Kangaskhan  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Kangaskhan  sprite from Black & White Kangaskhan  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Kangaskhan Shiny sprite from Silver Kangaskhan Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Kangaskhan Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Kangaskhan Shiny sprite from Black & White Kangaskhan Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Kangaskhan

Red
Blue
Yellow
Trade/migrate from another game
Gold
Silver
Rock Tunnel
Crystal Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Emerald
Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Great Marsh
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Rock Tunnel
Black
White
Route 15
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Glittering Cave
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Wela Volcano Park