Porygon, The Virtual Pokémon. The First Pokémon to be made by Man, It's the only Pokémon that people expect to fly in space...but none have done that yet. It consists entirely out of Programming Code. It is capable of moving around in cyberspace. Since it cannot breathe, people wish to try it in any environment.. It came to be as a result from research...it can only perform what has been programmed. It is capable of reverting back to it's programming. It is Copy Protected to prevent Duplication

Battle Moveset

A Good Moveset for Porygon would have to be this:


Ice Beam

Items Attached:

Left Overs

Preferred Nature:


Strategy Using Porygon

Porygon has average special defense and defense. Conversion2 to help prevent type weaknesses. Toxic and Protect will help Porygon to stay longer within battle plus dealing damage to your opponent. Ice beam is to take advantage of its good special attack. You also might want to consider Recover over Ice beam if you wish, depends what you prefer.

EV Corner:

Max out the EVs in HP for Porygon with any remaining in Special Defense & Defense

Strategy Against Porygon

With Average Defense and Slightly better than Average Special Defense...you're best bet here is to go in with a full volley of Physical Attacks. Fighting type would be wonderful if you can get it before it Converts

Contest Moveset

The best Moveset for Porygon would have to be this for the Smart Contest best with Calm, Gentle, Careful, Sassy Nature:


Shadow Ball
Dream Eater

Items Attached:

Green Scarf

Strategy Using Porygon

If you do the attacks in this following order you should have very few problems; 1st - Recover, 2nd - Shadow ball, 3rd - Psychic, 4th - Dream eater, 5th Shadow ball

Locations in Games


Trade From FR/LG


Trade From FR/LG

Fire Red/Leaf Green

Game Corner

Animé Appearences

Porygon has had ONE Animé Appearence. In it, Nurse Joy informed Ash of a problem in the Pokémon Transportation System. So Porygon is sent in there, Ash & Co. Joining to find that Team Rocket and another Porygon are causing problems

Episode 38: Electric Soldier Porygon!

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