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Purrloin (Pokémon)

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Minor appearances
 
==In the anime==
[[File:Ricard Nouveau Purrloin.png|thumb|left|220px250px|Purrloin in the {{pkmn|anime}}]]
===Major appearances===
A {{DL|Misha|Purrloin}} appearedmade its main series debut in ''[[BW044|Purrloin: Sweet or Sneaky?]]'', under the ownership of [[Misha]]. {{AP|Oshawott}} and {{MTR}} both fell in love with Purrloin, but Misha later revealed that Purrloin was actually a boy and had been tricking them.
 
A {{DL|Ricard Nouveau|Purrloin}} appeared in ''[[BW080|Clash of the Connoisseurs!]]'', under the ownership of [[Ricard Nouveau]]. It was used in a battle against {{an|Cilan}}, where it battled {{TP|Cilan|Crustle}}; it was eventually defeated by a combination of {{m|Shell Smash}} and {{m|Rock Wrecker}}. Purrloin reappeared in a flashback in ''[[BW140|Survival of the Striaton Gym!]]''.
 
A {{DL|Mrs. Ripple|Purrloin}} appeared in ''[[BW125|Cilan and the Case of the Purrloin Witness!]]'', under the ownership of [[Mrs. Ripple]]. Having witnessed the theft of the Eye of Liepard, it tried to help Cilan's investigation, but Cilan was scared of Purrloin. However, it eventually revealed [[Teaque]] wasas the culprit of the theft.
 
===Minor appearances===
Purrloin debuted in ''[[M14|''White—Victini and Zekrom'' and ''Black—Victini and Reshiram]]'']].
 
A {{pkmn|Trainer}}'s Purrloin appeared in ''[[BW069|Climbing the Tower of Success!]]''.
 
A Purrloin appeared in ''[[M15|Kyurem VS. The Sword of Justice]]'', during the [[{{OBP|Swords of Justice (|M15)|Swords of Justice]]}} legend.
 
A Purrloin appeared in a flashback in ''[[BW120|Ash and N: A Clash of Ideals!]]''.
A Purrloin appeared in a flashback in ''[[BW128|To Catch a Rotom!]]''.
 
A Purrloin appeared in ''[[M16|Genesect and the Legend Awakened]]'' atas a resident of [[Pokémon Hills]].
 
A Trainer's Purrloin appeared in a fantasy or a flashback in ''[[BW134|The Journalist from Another Region!]]''.
 
A {{pkmn|Trainer}}'s Purrloin appeared in ''[[XY039|Summer of Discovery!]]'', ''[[XY041|Foggy Pokémon Orienteering!]]'', and ''[[XY042|Battling Into the Hall of Fame!]]''.
 
A Purrloin appeared in ''[[XY040|Day Three Blockbusters!]]'', under the ownership of a [[Pokémon Performer]].
 
===In the Pokémon Adventures manga===
A {{pkmn|Trainer}}'s Purrloin appeared in ''[[PS466|An Odd Speech]]''.
 
A Purrloin is the first Pokémon seenappeared in ''[[NPS467|Letting Go]]'s', under the possessionownership of {{adv|N}}. He was used to battle {{adv|Black}} in [[Accumula Town]] in ''[[PS467|Letting Go]]''.
 
A {{tc|Team Plasma Grunt}} used a Purrloin in ''[[PS522|Homecoming]]''.
==In the TCG==
{{main|Purrloin (TCG)}}
 
==Other appearances==
===''{{mov|Detective Pikachu}}''===
A Purrloin appeared in ''{{mov|Detective Pikachu}}''.
 
==Game data==
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{{Dex/NA|gen=V}}
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{{Dex/Entry1|v=Black|t=FFF|entry=They steal from people for fun, but their victims can't help but forgive them. Their deceptively cute act is perfect.}}
{{Dex/Entry1|v=White|entry=Its cute act is a ruse. When victims let down their guard, they find their items taken. It attacks with sharp claws.}}
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{{Dex/Gen/2|gen=VI|reg1=Kalos|num1=042|label1=Mountain|reg2=Hoenn }}
{{Dex/Entry1|v=X|t=FFF|entry=Its cute act is a ruse. When victims let down their guard, they find their items taken. It attacks with sharp claws.}}
{{Dex/Entry1|v=Y|entry=They steal from people for fun, but their victims can't help but forgive them. Their deceptively cute act is perfect.}}
{{Dex/Entry1|v=Omega Ruby|t=FFF|entry=Its cute act is a ruse. When victims let down their guard, they find their items taken. It attacks with sharp claws.}}
{{Dex/Entry1|v=Alpha Sapphire|t=FFF|entry=They steal from people for fun, but their victims can't help but forgive them. Their deceptively cute act is perfect.}}
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{{Dex/Gen/2|gen=VII|reg1=Alola|reg2=Kanto}}
{{Dex/NE|[[Generation VII]]}}
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{{Availability/Gen|gen=VII}}
{{Availability/Entry2/None|v=Sun|v2=Moon|area=[[Pokémon Bank]]}}
{{Availability/Entry2/None|v=Ultra Sun|v2=Ultra Moon|area=[[Pokémon Bank]]}}
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====By [[Move Tutor|tutoring]]====
{{learnlist/tutorh/7|Purrloin|Dark|Dark|5}}
{{learnlist/tutor7nulltutor7|Covet|Normal|Physical|60|100|25|||no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutor7|Foul Play|Dark|Physical|95|100|15||'''|no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutor7|Gunk Shot|Poison|Physical|120|80|5|||no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutor7|Hyper Voice|Normal|Special|90|100|10|||no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutor7|Iron Tail|Steel|Physical|100|75|15|||no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutor7|Knock Off|Dark|Physical|65|100|20||'''|no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutor7|Role Play|Psychic|Status|—|—|10|||no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutor7|Seed Bomb|Grass|Physical|80|100|15|||no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutor7|Snatch|Dark|Status|—|—|10|||no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutor7|Snore|Normal|Special|50|100|15|||no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutor7|Spite|Ghost|Status|—|100|10|||no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutor7|Trick|Psychic|Status|—|100|10|||no|yes}}
{{learnlist/tutorf/7|Purrloin|Dark|Dark|5}}
 
{{Spindata/Shuffle|col=3|type=Dark|ndex=509|num=34
|min=40
|max=60115
|raisemaxlevel=015
|skill=Opportunist
|skilldesc=Rarely, attacks can deal greaterincreases damage than usual.
|swapper=Flash Mob
}}
|}
 
===Origin===
Purrloin is based on a {{wp|black cat}}. Its fur patterningpattern, behavior, and feline influence suggest that it may also be based on a female thief, commonly known as a {{wp|Burglary|cat burglar}}.
 
====Name origin====
 
[[de:Felilou]]
[[es:Purrloin]]
[[fr:Chacripan]]
[[it:Purrloin]]
[[ja:チョロネコ]]
[[pl:Purrloin]]
[[zh:扒手猫]]
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