Mankey

Mankey is a Fighting type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Pig Monkey Pokémon.

Pokédex descriptions

Red
Blue
Extremely quick to anger. It could be docile one moment then thrashing away the next instant.
Yellow An agile POKéMON that lives in trees. It angers easily and will not hesitate to attack anything.
Gold
HeartGold
It is extremely ill-tempered. Groups of them will attack any handy target for no reason.
Silver
SoulSilver
It’s unsafe to approach if it gets violently enraged for no reason and can’t distinguish friends from foes.
Crystal It lives in groups in the treetops. If it loses sight of its group, it becomes infuriated by its loneliness.
Ruby
Sapphire
When MANKEY starts shaking and its nasal breathing turns rough, it’s a sure sign that it is becoming angry. However, because it goes into a towering rage almost instantly, it is impossible for anyone to flee its wrath.
Emerald When it starts shaking and its nasal breathing turns rough, it’s a sure sign of anger. However, since this happens instantly, there is no time to flee.
FireRed Light and agile on its feet, and ferocious in temperament. When angered, it flies into an uncontrollable frenzy.
LeafGreen Extremely quick to anger. It could be docile one moment, then thrashing away the next instant.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It lives in treetop colonies. If one becomes enraged, the whole colony rampages for no reason.

Evolution chart

Mankey
#056
Mankey
Fighting

(Level 28)
Primeape
#057
Primeape
Fighting

Name origin

monkey
a species of primate
manky
inferior, worthless

Moves learned by Mankey

Mankey sprites

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

Red
Blue
Route 5, 6, 7, 8
Yellow Route 3, 4, 22, 23
Gold
Silver
Route 9, 42
FireRed
LeafGreen
Route 3, 4, 22, 23, Rock Tunnel
Diamond
Pearl
Route 225, 226
Platinum Route 225, 226
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 9, 42
Black
White
Route 15

Answers to Mankey questions