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A Python wrapper for PokéAPI (

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A python wrapper for PokéAPI. (former pykemon)

Maintainer: Kronopt


Nice and simple:

$ pip install pokepy


Even simpler:

>>> import pokepy
>>> client = pokepy.V2Client()
>>> client.get_pokemon(14)
<Pokemon - Kakuna>


For more information, check the documentation at


  • Generate Python objects from PokéAPI resources
  • Cache
  • Human-friendly API


0.6.2 (2021-05-16)

  • Add version subproperty to FlavorTextSubResource

0.6.1 (2020-05-31)

  • Fixed disk-based cache not handling different filesystems on Windows

0.6.0 (2019-05-3)

  • V2Client get methods now return element instead of single element list
  • set urllib3 version to >=1.24.3, <1.25 (CVE-2019-11236)
  • Support for Python 3.4 and 3.5

0.5.2 (2019-03-01)

  • Fixed bug that caused pokemon_encounters subresource to not be detected in LocationAreaResource (thanks to jachymb)

0.5.1 (2019-02-16)

  • New V2Client cache-related methods:
    • cache_info
    • cache_clear
    • cache_location

0.5.0 (2019-01-19)

  • Pykemon is now Pokepy!
  • Cache (disk- and memory-based)

0.4.0 (2018-10-11)

  • Removed code from pre-beckett versions
  • Removed V1 API support, as it is now deprecated
  • Added some tweaks to the beckett package

0.3.0 (2017-10-19)

  • V2 support added
  • Added some missing V1 resources
  • Removed files related to API 0.1

0.2.0 (2016-06-11)

  • Beckett API Client framework added

0.1.2 (2014-1-3)

  • Sprite attribute added to Pokemon class

0.1.1 (2013-12-24)

  • Description attribute added to Pokemon class

0.1.0 (2013-12-23)

  • First release on PyPI
  • All PokéAPI resources fully supported and represented in an object-oriented style
  • Easy-to-use API: just one method!

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