Quagsire is a dual type Water and Ground Pokemon introduced in Generation II. It evolves from Wooper starting at level 20. Take a look below for 23 fun and interesting facts about Quagsire.
1. Quagsire is a light blue, bipedal, amphibious Pokemon.
2. Its head is broad and round, having little neck to distinguish it from the rest of Quagsire’s body.
3. It has a wide mouth and tiny, black eyes.
4. A wavy, purple stripe runs down its back.
5. Along its spine is a dark blue fin, which is larger on the male than on the female.
6. Quagsire’s hands and feet both have three digits.
7. Its outer layer of skin is slimy and slippery.
8. Quagsire is carefree and sluggish by nature.
9. An unintelligent Pokémon, it tends to bump its head inadvertently while swimming and seems not to care.
10. It hunts for food by leaving its mouth wide open in water and waiting for its unaware prey to blunder in.
11. Because Quagsire does not move, it does not get very hungry and can afford to wait for its food.
12. Quagsire lives in clean bodies of freshwater and muddy swamps.
13. In the anime, wild Quagsire are shown to have an annual celebration at Blue Moon Falls when the moon is full.
14. There they attempt to shoot round objects they have collected to the top of a waterfall with their attacks to see who can launch their objects the highest, with the apparent target being the moon.
15. Quagsire appears to be based on a giant salamander.
16. Quagsire is a combination of quagmire and the honorific sire or Siren (a genus of salamander).
17. Multiple Quagsire debuted in Once in a Blue Moon, where one of them stole the GS Ball from Ash for a festival.
18. A Quagsire appeared in Training Wrecks, under the ownership of Rocky. It was used in his battle against Ash. Quagsire battled Pikachu and Grovyle, alongside a Walrein. Before Pikachu could hit Walrein with its Electric attacks, Quagsire would protect Walrein from being shocked, due to its immunity to electricity, while Walrein’s Ice Ball hit Grovyle and Pikachu hard. However, after the Ice Ball went slower every turn, Pikachu and Grovyle defeated Walrein and Quagsire.
19. A Quagsire appeared in Like It Or Lup It!. It was part of a group also consisting of a Poliwag and a Wooper, and led by a Golduck.
20. A Quagsire appeared in A Crasher Course in Power!, under the ownership of Crasher Wake. It was used in his Gym battle against Ash, where it battled and defeated Turtwig before losing to Buizel and its Ice Aqua Jet. It reappeared briefly in Mamie’s flashback in For The Love Of Meowth.
21. Six Quagsire appeared in A Faux Oak Finish!. They kidnapped Professor Oak as he was making a poem about two of them, and brought him to a Lombre that wanted to evolve.
22. Multiple Quagsire appeared in Defending the Homeland! and Beyond the Rainbow! as Pokémon that lived in the wetlands that Ash’s Goodra was from. One reappeared in Master Class is in Session! and Performing a Pathway to the Future! to watch Serena’s performance along with the rest of the wetland Pokémon. They appeared once again in A Diamond in the Rough! and Facing the Needs of the Many!, when Ash and his friends returned to the wetlands. Three of them appeared again in Till We Compete Again!.
23. A Quagsire appeared in Tricks of the Trade as one of the Pokémon seen at the Pokémon Swap Meet in Palmpona.