Species: Mouse Pokémon
Height: 1′4″ (0.41m)
Weight: 13.2 lbs (6.0 kg)
Native to: Kanto (#025)
Abilities: Intimidate; Static; Lightning Rod (Hidden Ability)
Pikachu is the twenty-fifth Pokemon on the National Pokedex and was introduced in Generation I (Red, Blue, Yellow). Pikachu serves as the sole Starter Pokemon in Yellow Version (Special Pikachu Edition) and is iconic as Ash's Pokemon in the Anime. Because of this, it serves as a symbol of the Pokemon franchise. Pikachu is an Electric type Pokemon. It is a Stage 1 Pokemon (Basic in Generation 1) that evolves from Pichu based on Happiness and evolves into Raichu by using a Thunderstone.