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epnum=PS181 |
numeps1=13 |
numeps2=100+ |
firststagename=Poochyena |
secondstagename=Mightyena |
[[File:Nana Poochyena.png|thumb|left|150px|Nana as a Poochyena]]
NanaPrior firstto appearedthe as a {{p|Poochyena}} and is onestart of the threeseries PokémonNana obtainedwas bygiven to Ruby beforeas thea startPoochyena ofas hisa {{pkmn|journey}}.gift Rubyfrom attemptedhis tofather, use[[Norman]]. herOne inday awhen battleRuby againstwas aplaying pack ofwith {{pkmn2adv|wildSapphire}} a {{p|MightyenaSalamence}}, whomattacked them. Ruby enviedsent for having splendid fur thatout Nana, lacked at the time. As a {{pkmn|Contest}} trained Pokémon[[Kiki]], Nana'sand {{m[[Ralts|Leer}}Rara]] wasto ineffectivefend andit theoff. pairThe fledthree frommanaged theto battle.scare Sheit lateraway, awakensbut Ruby ingot ainjured cavein afterthe beingprocess, rescuedwhich byscared {{adv|Sapphire}},. andBecause dueof tothis aincident misunderstanding,Ruby shedecided bitesto Sapphire, causing anever battle betweenin thefront twoof thatpeople Nana was not used inagain.
HerNana [[evolution]]first occursappeared simultaneouslyas witha Poochyena in ''[[KikiPS181|Creeping Past Cacnea]]'s', duringwhere ashe battlewas againstseen awith hordeRuby ofon Mawilehis intrip Graniteto Cave,[[Hoenn]]. inAfter whichrunning Rubyaway tookfrom many pictures. Later, whilehome Ruby andruns Sapphire chased afterinto [[StevenProfessor StoneBirch]], Nanabeing isattacked seenby outtwo ofMightyena. herRuby Balldecides forto battle the majority of their tripMightyena, and issends finallyout returnedNana nearand thehas endher ofuse the volume after being fed a Berry she could not consume and faintingLeer. NanaThe appearsmove againdoesn't whendo sheanything isdue forcefullyto sentRuby outcaring byonly theabout directorappearances ofand the [[PokémonMightyena Fanpounce Club]]on andthem travelsagain, around the town withcausing Ruby, Kiki,to andfall Mumuoff until being attacked by Team Magma; she is supposedly returned back into her Balla afterwardscliff.
SheIn reappears later when her Ball is destroyed by a {{p''[[PS194|Seviper}}Guile andfrom {{p|Zangoose}}Mawile]]'', and she flees with Ruby toheads an abandoned building with the rest of his Pokémon. In Ruby's battle againstinto [[NormanGranite Cave]], Nana isin revealedorder to befind onea of{{p|Milotic}}. During the three Pokémon Norman caught for Ruby to use in battles, along with Rara and Kiki.trip Shehe is usedattacked in the battle with Kiki asby a decoygroup andof is{{p|Mawile}}. not used after this point inDuring the fight. SheNana isand shownKiki greeting Popo as it joins Ruby'sboth teamevolve.
NanaIn quickly''[[PS209|Hanging advancesAround upWith toSlaking theI]]'', Super Ranks andNana is used into Ruby'sfight Out-Of-Contestalongside challengeKiki against [[Wallace]]Norman along with the rest ofand his Pokémon,{{TP|Norman|Slaking}} butand loses{{p|Delcatty}}. SheNana isfires useda laterHyper toBeam protectwhile SapphireKiki whileattacks beingwith attacked{{m|Iron byTail}}. aDespite herdtheir of Grumpigstrength, Nana and accidentallyKiki revealsare toeasily Sapphireswept Ruby'saway truebecause strengthNorman by knocking outknows all twelve of themRuby's withstrategies, oneas move.he Shewas isthe returnedone afterto ateach quick battle against Sapphire and later attemptsthem to cheer up Ruby along the rest of his Pokémon after the incidenthim.
ItIn is''[[PS217|Mind-Boggling muchwith laterMedicham]]'', revealedNana thatis Ruby vowedused to neveradvance battleRuby againthrough afterthe aNormal traumatizingRank experienceof asthe aCool child,Contest. thoughIn Ruby eventually accepts the offer''[[PS220|Going to partakeEleven inwith theLoudred final& battleExploud andI]]'', Nana is used alongside Ruby's other Pokémon to battle against [[Maxie]]{{FB|Magma Admin|Courtney}} and [[Archie]]her {{p|Ninetales}}. SheAlthough isRuby shownhas aftera thefive battleto havingone wonadvantage thehis Masterteam Rankis Contest,beaten alongdue withto Ruby'sNinetales otherhaving Pokémon,control wearingof anine {{DL|Scarf|Reddifferent Scarf}}fireballs.
In ''[[PS223|I More Than Like You, Luvdisc I]]'', Nana is used to advance Ruby through the Super Rank of the Cool Contest. After the contest Nana is used in Ruby's battle against [[Wallace]] alongside the rest of team, bar [[Feefee]], and loses. In ''[[PS227|I'm Always Grumpig First Thing in the Morning I]]'', Nana is sent out to protect Sapphire while being attacked by a herd of {{p|Grumpig}}, and accidentally reveals to Sapphire Ruby's true strength by knocking out all twelve of them with one move.
In ''[[PS232|Always Keep Whiscash on You for Emergencies]]'', Nana is used to advance Ruby through the Hyper Rank of the Cool Contest.
In ''[[PS248|The Beginning of the End with Kyogre & Groudon X]]'', Nana, alongside Ruby and Sapphire's other Pokémon, are used to battle against [[Archie]] and [[Maxie]]. Nana was seen charging at Maxie's {{p|Camerupt}} but was pushed back by {{m|Eruption}}.
In ''[[PS267|It All Ends Now VIII]]'', Nana is shown to have won the Master Rank of the Cool Contest, wearing a {{DL|Scarf|Red Scarf}}.
==Personality and characteristics==
After Ruby starts his journey, Nana is showna tocool beand hiscollected [[Coolindividual. (condition)|Cool]]Much Contestlike Pokémon.Ruby Sheshe wasis plannedflashy, loves to beshow inoff [[Beautyher (condition)|Beauty]]looks, Contestsand whenhates shegetting evolveddirty. intoNana ais Mightyena,also butvery evenstubborn afterat hertimes evolution,and sherefuses isto neverchange shownher tomind enterwhen one.she Nanasets was shownherself to be a stronggoal. battler despiteDespite Ruby's bitterdistaste tastetowards forbattling themNana asis showna whenvery shepowerful single-handedlybattler. took out all twelve Grumpig using one move.
==Moves used==
{{anmov|Normal|Hyper Beam|PS209|Hanging Around With Slaking I}}
{{anmov|Normal|Roar|PS223|I More Than Like You, Luvdisc I}}
{{anmov|Normal|Take Down|PS227|I'm Always Grumpig First Thing in the Morning I|rec=yes}}
{{anmov|Normal|Odor Sleuth|PS243|No Armaldo Is an Island|rec=yes}}
{{anmov|Normal|Howl|PS248|The Beginning of the End with Kyogre & Groudon X|rec=yes}}