Rain Dish (Dream World)
|Pokédex color||Egg groups|
|49.6 lbs.||22.5 kg||3'03"||1.0 m|
|Generation IV||Generation V|
Wartortle are small, bipedal, turtle-like Pokémon with a similar appearance to that of their pre-evolved form, Squirtle. Some differences are that Wartortle have developed sharper and larger claws and teeth. Their tails are larger and fluffier than Squirtle's and Wartortle have developed large furry ears.
In the anime
Wartortle first appeared in the anime series in the episode Beach Blank-Out Blastoise. During this episode, a large number of Squirtle and Wartortle, along with their leader, a Blastoise, had fallen asleep on an island and could not wake up.
Wartortle along with its other forms cannot be obtained in the wild and can only be obtained in the wild in games where it cannot be received in a certain event.
|FireRed/ LeafGreen||Evolve Squirtle||None|
|Diamond/ Pearl||Pal Park||None|
|Black 2/White 2||Poké Transfer||None|
|X/Y||-type Friend Safari||None|
|Red||Often hides in water to stalk unwary prey. For swimming fast, it moves its ears to maintain balance.|
|Yellow||When tapped, this Pokémon will pull in its head, but its tail will still stick out a little bit.|
|Stadium||The tail is covered with a rich fur. It stores air in the fur before taking extended dives underwater|
|Gold||It is recognized as a symbol of longevity. If its shell has algae on it, that Wartortle is very old.|
|Silver||It cleverly controls its furry ears and tail to maintain its balance while swimming.|
|Crystal||Its long, furry tail is a symbol of longevity, making it quite popular among older people.|
|Ruby||Its tail is large and covered with a rich, thick fur. The tail becomes increasingly deeper in color as Wartortle ages. The scratches on its shell are evidence of this Pokémon's toughness as a battler.|
|Emerald||Its large tail is covered with rich, thick fur that deepens in color with age. The scratches on its shell are evidence of this Pokémon's toughness in battle.|
|FireRed||This Pokémon is very popular as a pet. Its fur-covered tail is a symbol of its longevity.|
|LeafGreen||It often hides in water to stalk unwary prey. For fast swimming, it moves its ears to maintain balance.|
|Diamond||It is said to live 10,000 years. Its furry tail is popular as a symbol of longevity.|
Spin-off game data
- Main article: Wartortle/Learnset Generation I
- Main article: Wartortle/Learnset Generation II
- Main article: Wartortle/Learnset Generation III
- Main article: Wartortle/Learnset Generation IV
- Main article: Wartortle/Learnset Generation V
|I||Red||Blue||Yellow||Red (JP)||Green (JP)||Back|
|V||Black||White||Black 2||White 2||Back|
- English: Wartortle's English name comes from combining the words "war", "tortoise", and "turtle".
- Japanese': Kameil (Kamēru in Romaji), probably came from Kame (亀) which means turtle and "veil"
- French: "Carabaffe" comes from the combination of the words "carapace" (shell) and "baffe" (slap).