Rikuo (Japanese: リクオ Rikuo) is a character who appeared in Wait for Me, Magikarp!, the fourth episode of the POKÉTOON animated shorts. He likes to play a flute, the sound of which caught the attention of a Magikarp, which he ended up befriending and leaving at a Pokémon Nursery. When he later returned, Magikarp evolved into Gyarados.
|Rikuo befriended Magikarp with the melody from his flute. It eventually evolved into a Gyarados.
None of Gyarados's moves are known.
|From 陸 riku (land)
|Same as his Japanese name
|From the Japanese name 陸生 Rikuo and 陆生 lùshēng (terrestrial)
|This episode article is part of Project Anime, a Bulbapedia project that covers all aspects of the Pokémon anime.