Elekid

Elekid is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Electric Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold It rotates its arms to generate electricity, but it tires easily, so it charges up only a little bit.
Silver Even in the most vicious storm, this POKéMON plays happily if thunder rumbles in the sky.
Crystal It loves violent thunder. The space between its horns flickers bluish-white when it is charging energy.
Ruby
Sapphire
ELEKID stores electricity in its body. If it touches metal and accidentally discharges all its built-up electricity, this POKéMON begins swinging its arms in circles to recharge itself.
FireRed Even in the most vicious storm, this POKéMON plays happily if thunder rumbles in the sky.
LeafGreen It rotates its arms to generate electricity, but it tires easily, so it charges up only a little bit.
Emerald If it touches metal and discharges the electricity it has stored in its body, an ELEKID begins swinging its arms in circles to recharge itself.
Diamond
Pearl
It generates electricity by whirling its arms. However, it can’t store the energy it makes.
Platinum A weak electric current flows between its horns. Sticking a hand there shocks the unwary.
HeartGold It rotates its arms to generate electricity, but it tires easily, so it only charges up a little bit.
SoulSilver Even in the most vicious storm, this Pokémon plays happily if thunder rumbles in the sky.
Black
White
A weak electric current flows between its horns. Sticking a hand there shocks the unwary.
Black 2
White 2
Spinning its arms around to generate electricity makes the area between its horns shine light blue.
X It generates electricity by whirling its arms. However, it can’t store the energy it makes.
Y Spinning its arms around to generate electricity makes the area between its horns shine light blue.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Elekid stores electricity in its body. If it touches metal and accidentally discharges all its built-up electricity, this Pokémon begins swinging its arms in circles to recharge itself.
Sun When it’s in a house, electrical outlets serve as its baby bottles. It sucks down electricity.
Moon This Pokémon is constantly fighting with Togedemaru that try to steal its electricity. It’s a pretty even match.
Ultra Sun When it hears the crash of thunder, Elekid’s mood improves. It can be useful to record that sound and play it when Elekid’s feeling down.
Ultra Moon When its horns shine a bluish white, that’s the sign it’s fully charged. You’ll get a shocking jolt if you touch it!

Evolution chart

Elekid
#239
Elekid
Electric

(Level 30)
Electabuzz
#125
Electabuzz
Electric

(trade holding
Electrizer)
Electivire
#466
Electivire
Electric

Name origin

electricity
energy from electric currents
kid
a child

Moves learned by Elekid

Elekid sprites

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

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Where to find Elekid

Gold
Silver
Breed Electabuzz
Crystal Route 34
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed Breed Electabuzz
LeafGreen
Emerald
Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Route 205, Valley Windworks
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Breed Electabuzz/Electivire
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White White Forest
Black 2 Trade/migrate from another game
White 2 Virbank Complex
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Mirage Spots
Sun
Moon
Route 12, Blush Mountain
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Blush Mountain