♂ 50% square tail end   ♀ 50% heart tail end   pl. Pikachu  National Dex No. #25
 Forest Domestic 
Lifespan unknown
Average height 1' 04"
Average weight 13.2 lbs
Subspecies Mouse Pokémon

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Pikachu is a species of mouse-like Pokémon with electrical abilities. Pikachu's are most common to the Kanto region and are among the best known Pokemon. They are mostly yellow with long, black tiped ears, two red, circular cheek pouches, two brown stripes on their back and a tail shaped like a lightning bolt. It has it's anime cry in Pokémon X and Y. It is the mascot of the franchise.


    •Pichu, Pikachu, and Raichu have a signature attack called Volt Tackle.
    •Clefairy was originally going to 

be the mascot. But they decided to have Pikachu because of the popularity of the anime.