"Obviously prefers hot places. When it rains, steam is said to spout from the tip of its tail."
-Pokédex Entry for Charmander, Pokémon Red & Blue
Charmander, the "Lizard Pokémon", is a species of
Pokémon in the popular Pokémon franchise. Charmander is the fourth
Pokémon and the one of three starter choices
available in Professor Oak's Lab. It cannot be caught in the wild.
Charmander's type is Fire. At level
16 it evolves into Charmeleon, and Charizard at level 36. Charmander is two feet tall and weighs all of 19 pounds.
Outside of the Red & Blue generations, Charmander appears in:
- The Pokémon animated series
- The Pokémon manga series
- Pokémon Trading Cards
- Super Smash Bros. Melee and Super Smash Bros. Brawl
- Pokémon Yellow, Pokémon Stadium, Pokémon Gold, Pokémon
Silver, Pokémon Crystal, Pokémon Ruby, Pokémon Sapphire, Pokémon
Emerald, Pokémon FireRed, Pokémon LeafGreen, Pokémon Colosseum,
Pokémon XD, Pokémon Diamond, Pokémon Pearl, Pokémon Platinum,
Pokémon HeartGold, Pokémon SoulSilver, Pokémon Black, and Pokémon
White and every single side release, such as Pokémon Snap.