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Jessie's Arbok from the Anime.
National Pokédex No: - #024 
Species: Cobra Pokemon 
Type: Poison  
Abilities: Intimidate or Shed Skin 
Hidden Ability: Unnerve
Found In: Kanto, Johto, Orre, Sinnoh
Locations: 
                    Route 23 and Cerulean Cave (Red only) 
                    Routes 3, 4, 22, and 28 (Silver only) 
                    Routes 3, 4, 26, 27, 28, and 42, Mt. Silver (Crystal
                    Route 23 and Cerulean Cave (FireRed only) 
                    Routes 3, 4, 22, 26, 27, and 28 (SoulSilver only)
Evolves at: N/A

Arbok has a pattern on its "hood" that looks like an angry face, and there are at least six different ones. 
It can be found in grassy savannas and plains. 
If successful, its Glare technique will paralyze an enemy. Arbok's Screech lowers an enemy's defenses.

Evolutionary Chain 

 
Ekans (Level 22) --> Arbok 
 

Type Effectiveness

 
Weak to: Ground and Psychic 
Resistant against: Poison, Fighting, Grass and Bug 
Unaffected by: None 
Damaged Normally by: Normal, Flying, Steel, Rock, Ghost, Fire, Water, Electric, Ice, Dragon and Dark 

Pokedex Entries

  
 Ash attempts to remember Arbok's attacks.
  • Red/Blue: It is rumored that the ferocious warning markings on its belly differs from area to area.
  • Yellow: The frightening pattern on its belly have been studied. Six variations have been confirmed.
  • Gold: Transfixing prey with the face-like pattern on its belly, it binds and poisons the frightened victim.
  • Silver: With a very vengeful nature, it won't give up the chase, no matter how far, once it targets its prey.
  • Crystal: To intimidate foes, it spreads its chest wide and makes eerie sounds by expelling air from its mouth.
  • Ruby/Sapphire: This Pokemon is terrifically strong in order to constrict things with its body. It can even flatten steel oil drums. Once Arbok wraps its body around its foe, escaping its crunching embrace is impossible.
  • Emerald: This Pokemon has a terrifically strong constricting power. It can even flatten steel oil drums. Once it wraps its body around its foe, escaping is impossible.
  • FireRed: The pattern on its belly appears to be a frightening face. Weak foes will flee just at the sight of the pattern.
  • LeafGreen: It is rumored that the ferocious warning markings on its belly differs from area to area.
  • Diamond/Pearl/Platinum: The pattern on its belly is for intimidation. It constricts foes when they are frozen in fear.
  • HeartGold: Transfixing prey with the face-like pattern on its belly, it binds and poisons the frightened victim.
  • SoulSilver: With a very vengeful nature, it won't give up the chase, no matter how far, once it targets its prey.
  • Black/White: The pattern on its belly is for intimidation. It constricts foes when they are frozen in fear.

Notes

  
  • Arbok is available in Pokemon XD as a Shadow Pokemon, which learns a special move when purified

Trivia

  • Arbok is actually Kobra backwards which is the mispelling of Cobra, a real life type of snake.

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