Pikachu (ピカチュウ, Pikachū) are a species of Electric-type Pokémon which first appeared in Pokémon Red and Green in Japan, and later in the first internationally released Pokémon video games, Pokémon Red and Blue, for the original Game Boy.
Pikachu are one of the most well-known varieties of Pokémon, largely because a Pikachu is a central character in the Pokémon anime series. Pikachu is regarded as a major character of the Pokémon franchise as well as its mascot, and has become an icon of Japanese pop culture in recent years.
Powers and Stats
Tier: At least 8-C
Classification: Mouse Pokémon
Powers and Abilities: Electricity Manipulation, Superhuman Speed, Can turn his tail into iron, Status Effect Inducement (Paralysis), Very experienced fighter, Resistance to Flying, Steel and Electric attacks.
Durability: At least Building level (Kept on fighting after being set on fire, Survived a helicopter exploding, Survived attacks from a Meowth who could easily destroy a tree, Survived Latios' Giga Impact, Was thrown in a boulder so hard that it shatered)
Range: Melee with attacks such as Iron Tail or Tackle, Several meters with thunder attacks
Standard Equipment: None notable
Weaknesses: Weak against ground based attacks. Most of his attacks are based on eletricity, and he will have problems defeating enemies who are immune to it.