Slowking

Slowking is a Water/Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Royal Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold It has incredible intellect and intuition. Whatever the situation, it remains calm and collected.
Silver When its head was bitten, toxins entered SLOWPOKE's head and unlocked an extraordinary power.
Crystal Every time it yawns, SHELLDER injects more poison into it. The poison makes it more intelligent.
Ruby
Sapphire
SLOWKING undertakes research every day in an effort to solve the mysteries of the world. However, this POKéMON apparently forgets everything it has learned if the SHELLDER on its head comes off.
FireRed When its head was bitten, toxins entered SLOWPOKE’s head and unlocked an extraordinary power.
LeafGreen It has incredible intellect and intuition. Whatever the situation, it remains calm and collected.
Emerald It undertakes research every day to solve the mysteries of the world. However, it apparently forgets everything if the SHELLDER on its head comes off.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Being bitten by SHELLDER gave it intelligence comparable to that of award-winning scientists.
HeartGold It has incredible intellect and intuition. Whatever the situation, it remains calm and collected.
SoulSilver When its head was bitten, toxins entered SLOWPOKE’s head and unlocked an extraordinary power.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Being bitten by Shellder gave it intelligence comparable to that of award-winning scientists.
X It has incredible intellect and intuition. Whatever the situation, it remains calm and collected.
Y When its head was bitten, toxins entered Slowpoke’s head and unlocked an extraordinary power.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Slowking undertakes research every day in an effort to solve the mysteries of the world. However, this Pokémon apparently forgets everything it has learned if the Shellder on its head comes off.
Sun A poisonous bite reacted with its system, blessing it with the enhanced intellect of a genius. It has full control of its psychic powers.
Moon This Pokémon is so famed for its intellect that a proverb still persists in some regions: “When in doubt, ask Slowking.”

Evolution chart

Slowpoke
#079
Slowpoke
Water · Psychic
(Level 37)
Slowbro
#080
Slowbro
Water · Psychic


(trade holding
King's Rock)
Slowking
#199
Slowking
Water · Psychic

Name origin

slow
not fast
king
royalty

Moves learned by Slowking

Slowking sprites

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

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Where to find Slowking

Gold
Silver
Crystal
Evolve Slowpoke
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
Trade/migrate from another game
LeafGreen Evolve Slowpoke
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond Trade/migrate from another game
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Slowpoke
Black
White
Abundant Shrine
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Slowpoke
Sun
Moon
Evolve Slowpoke