Sealeo is a bright blue, pinniped Pokémon. Its throat and chest are beige with speckling around the edges. There are two short tusks protruding from its upper jaw, and it has dark brown, oval eyes. It has a powerful pair of front flippers, which are able to crush ice. Additionally, it has a short, flipper-like tail. On the sides of its blunt muzzle are thick, white whiskers.
When it encounters new objects, they are placed on its nose and rolled around to test its smell and texture. The reason it to determined if it like the object or not. It has also been known to roll Spheal or Poké Balls on its nose. Sealeo is capable of coating its body in ice and rolling to use its former signature move, Ice Ball. This Pokémon lives in the sea, and dives underwater to hunt for prey five times a day.
In the anime
Sealeo debuted alongside its pre-evolution at the Oceanic Museum in Slateport City in The Spheal of Approval. It was owned by Captain Stern, who sent it out to battle Team Magma and their three Mightyena.
In The Great Eight Fate!, Sootopolis Gym Leader Juan used a Sealeo in his Gym battle against Ash. Sealeo battled against Snorunt and Pikachu alongside Seaking and managed to defeat Snorunt but were defeated by Pikachu and Corphish.
In Up Close and Personable!, Angie stumbled across a Sealeo at the lake near the Pokémon Summer Academy with Ash, and she decided to sketch it.
In Destiny Deoxys, multiple Sealeo were startled by the crash-landing of an asteroid containing two Deoxys and fled, traumatizing Tory Lund in the process.
A Coordinator's Sealeo appeared in Deceit and Assist.
In Getting the Pre-Contest Titters! and Settling a Not-So-Old Score!, a Coordinator's Sealeo competed in the Floaroma Contest.
A Sealeo appeared in Giratina and the Sky Warrior.
In PK19, a Sealeo was living on the icy island.
A Sealeo appeared in a flashback in A Timeless Encounter!, where it was seen in a picture.
|| Ash's Pokédex
|| Sealeo, the Ball Roll Pokémon. Sealeo is the evolved form of Spheal. Upon seeing something new, it tends to roll it on its snout, testing its smell and texture.
In the manga
In the TCG
Sealeo is likely based on an earless seal.
Sealeo is a combination of sea or seal and leo (Latin for lion, referring to a seal's relation to sea lions).
Todoggler may be a combination of 胡獱 todo (sea lion) and juggler.
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