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Greninja (Pokémon)

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==Biology==
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Greninja moves with the speed and grace of a ninja,. It usinguses swift movements to confuse its enemies while it slices them up with {{m|Water Shuriken|throwing stars}} made of compressed water;. theseThese throwing stars are sharp enough to split metal. In the past, {{m|Water Shuriken}} and {{m|Mat Block}} were its [[signature move]]s.
 
Through a transformation called [[Bond Phenomenon]], [[Ash's Greninja]] in the anime and any Greninja with the Ability {{a|Battle Bond}} in [[Generation VII]] can change into an [[List of Pokémon with form differences#Greninja|alternate form]] called Ash-Greninja. In this form, Greninja's skin turns a lighter shade of blue, while its face gains red stripes and its cheeks and side fins turn black, changing shape to resemble {{Ash}}'s hair. Its legs are stronger in this form, and it gains the ability to form large Water Shurikens on its back.
 
Through a transformation called [[Bond Phenomenon]], [[Ash's Greninja]] in the anime and any Greninja with the Ability {{a|Battle Bond}} in [[Generation VII]] can change into an [[List of Pokémon with form differences#Greninja|alternate form]] called Ash-Greninja. In this form, Greninja's skin turns a lighter shade of blue, while its face gains red stripes and its cheeks and ears turn black, changing shape to resemble {{Ash}}'s hair. Its legs are stronger in this form, and it gains the ability to form large {{m|Water Shuriken}}s on its back.
 
==In the anime==
===Pokédex entries===
{{Animedexheader|Kalos}}
{{Animedexbody|XY052|Greninja|Ash's Pokédex|Greninja, the Ninja Pokémon, and the evolved form of Frogadier. Greninja's swift movements confound its opponents, and it can {{m|Water Shuriken|compress water into sharp-edged throwing stars}}.}}
{{Animedexbody|XY100|Greninja|Ash's Pokédex|Greninja, the Ninja Pokémon, and the final evolved form of Froakie. Greninja can {{m|Water Shuriken|compress water into sharp-edged throwing stars}}. With the grace of a ninja, it slips in and out of sight to attack from the shadows.}}
{{Animedexfooter/Pokémon|''XY''|Kalos}}
 
{{Dex/NA|gen=VI}}
{{Dex/Gen/1|gen=VI|reg1=Kalos|num1=009|label1=Central:}}
{{Dex/Entry1|v=X|t=FFF|entry=It creates {{m|Water Shuriken|throwing stars out of compressed water}}. When it spins them and throws them at high speed, these stars can split metal in two.}}
{{Dex/Entry1|v=Y|entry=It appears and vanishes with a ninja’s grace. It toys with its enemies using swift movements, while slicing them with throwing stars of sharpest water.}}
{{Dex/Entry1|v=Omega Ruby|t=FFF|entry=It creates throwing stars out of compressed water. When it spins them and throws them at high speed, these stars can split metal in two.}}