Slaking

Slaking is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Lazy Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Ruby SLAKING spends all day lying down and lolling about. It eats grass growing within its reach. If it eats all the grass it can reach, this POKéMON reluctantly moves to another spot.
Sapphire Wherever SLAKING live, rings of over a yard in diameter appear in grassy fields. They are made by the POKéMON as it eats all the grass within reach while lying prone on the ground.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It is the world’s most slothful POKéMON. However, it can exert horrifying power by releasing pent-up energy all at once.
Emerald Hordes of SLAKING gather around trees when fruits come into season. They wait around patiently for ripened fruits to fall out of the trees.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
The world’s laziest Pokémon. When it is lounging, it is actually saving energy for striking back.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
The world’s laziest Pokémon. It moves to another spot when there’s no food left within its reach.
Black
White
The world’s laziest Pokémon. When it is lounging, it is actually saving energy for striking back.
Black 2
White 2
This Pokémon lives lying on its side. It only rolls over and moves when there is no more grass to eat.
X The world’s laziest Pokémon. It moves to another spot when there’s no food left within its reach.
Y It is the world’s most slothful Pokémon. However, it can exert horrifying power by releasing pent-up energy all at once.

Evolution chart

Slakoth
#287
Slakoth
Normal

(Level 18)
Vigoroth
#288
Vigoroth
Normal

(Level 36)
Slaking
#289
Slaking
Normal

Name origin

slack
slow or lazy; full name sounds like ‘slacking’
king
royalty

Moves learned by Slaking

Slaking sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Slaking normal sprite Slaking shiny sprite Slaking normal sprite Slaking shiny sprite

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Where to find Slaking

Black 2
White 2
Pinwheel Forest