173px-HeartGold SoulSilver Erika


Erika is the sleepy fourth Gym leader of Kanto, known as the Nature Loving Princess. She specializes in the Grass- type, and gives out the Rainbow badge when defeated.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least 8-A, possibly Low 7-C | At least 7-B | At least 7-B | At least 7-A

Name: Erika

Origin: Pokémon

Gender: Female

Age: Late teens to early twenties

Classification: Celadon City Gym Leader, Nature Loving Princess, Pokémon Trainer

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Status Effect Inducement, Plant Manipulation, Acid Manipulation, Absorption | Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Plant Manipulation, Status Effect Inducement, Weather Manipulation, Earth Manipulation | Same, plus Acid Manipulation, Statistics Amplification, Darkness Manipulation, and Empathic Manipulation | Same, plus Mind Manipulation and Forcefield

Attack Potency: At least Multi City Block level+, possibly Small Town level (Stronger than Lt. Surge, and not too far behind Sabrina) | At least City level (Stronger than Lance) | At least City level+ (Stronger than before. Comparable to Pryce, who commands a well-trained Abomasnow) | At least Mountain level (Comparable to Brock and Candice)

Speed: Likely Hypersonic+ (Not too far behind Sabrina) | High Hypersonic+ (Faster than Lance in his first champion run) | Likely Massively Hypersonic (Comparable to pre-rematch Blue) | At least Massively Hypersonic+ (Comparable to Elesa)

Lifting Strength: Unknown

Striking Strength: At least Multi City Block Class+, likely Small Town Class | City Class | City Class+ | At least Mountain Class

Durability: At least Multi City Block level+, possibly Small Town level | At least City level | At least City level+ | At least Mountain level

Stamina: Relatively low by herself (is borderline narcoleptic). High with her Pokémon

Range: Varies from Standard Melee Range to several kilometers depending on the move.

Standard Equipment: Pokéballs

Intelligence: High. Gym Leaders have to do a lot of training to get their position.

Weaknesses: Fire, Flying, Bug, Poison, and Ice moves are very damaging for the most part, though she has counters for them. By herself, she's just a normal human.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

See here for her Pokémon.

Key: FireRed/LeafGreen | HeartGold/Soulsilver | HeartGold/SoulSilver (Rematch) | Black 2/White 2


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