Krabby

Krabby is a Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the River Crab Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Its pincers are not only powerful weapons, they are used for balance when walking sideways.
Yellow Its pincers are superb weapons. They sometimes break off during battle, but they grow back fast.
Gold If it senses danger approaching, it cloaks itself with bubbles from its mouth so it will look bigger.
Silver The pincers break off easily. If it loses a pincer, it somehow becomes incapable of walking sideways.
Crystal If it is unable to find food, it will absorb nutrients by swallowing a mouthful of sand.
Ruby
Sapphire
KRABBY live on beaches, burrowed inside holes dug into the sand. On sandy beaches with little in the way of food, these POKéMON can be seen squabbling with each other over territory.
FireRed It can be found near the sea. The large pincers grow back if they are torn out of their sockets.
LeafGreen Its pincers are not only powerful weapons, they are used for balance when walking sideways.
Emerald KRABBY live in holes dug into beaches. On sandy shores with little in the way of food, they can be seen squabbling with each other over territory.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It lives in burrows dug on sandy beaches. Its pincers fully grow back if they are broken in battle.
HeartGold If it senses danger approaching, it cloaks itself with bubbles from its mouth so it will look bigger.
SoulSilver The pincers break off easily. If it loses a pincer, it somehow becomes incapable of walking sideways.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It lives in burrows dug on sandy beaches. Its pincers fully grow back if they are broken in battle.
X If it senses danger approaching, it cloaks itself with bubbles from its mouth so it will look bigger.
Y It can be found near the sea. The large pincers grow back if they are torn out of their sockets.

Evolution chart

Krabby
#098
Krabby
Water

(Level 28)
Kingler
#099
Kingler
Water

Name origin

crab
marine creature
crabby
irritable, bad-tempered

Moves learned by Krabby

Krabby sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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Answers to Krabby questions