The RESTful Pokémon API

Integrate the PokéAPI API with the Python API

Setup the PokéAPI API trigger to run a workflow which integrates with the Python API. Pipedream's integration platform allows you to integrate PokéAPI and Python remarkably fast. Free for developers.

Run Python Code with the Python API

Write Python and use any of the 350k+ PyPi packages available. Refer to the Pipedream Python docs to learn more.

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Overview of PokéAPI

PokéAPI is a great resource for any Pokémon enthusiast. With this API, you can access over 800 Pokémon, as well as all of their associated stats, abilities and moves. With these resources, you can build exciting applications, such as:

  • A Pokédex - Allowing you to look up Pokémon based on type and ability;
  • A battle simulator - Where two Pokémon fight each other using their moves and stats;
  • A breeding simulator - Where two Pokémon can mate with specified stats;
  • An exploration game - Where you explore various areas to find and capture Pokémon.

You can also use PokéAPI to build informative websites that help Pokémon trainers understand their Pokémon better. Here are some examples of what you can build:

  • A database of Pokémon stats, moves and abilities;
  • A matchup database between different types of Pokémon;
  • A database of all the items available in the game;
  • A chart showing the progress of Pokémon evolutions;
  • A timeline of game releases showing which Pokémon were added when.

All in all, the possibilities with PokéAPI are endless. With the resources it offers you can create extremely robust applications, or informative websites that cater to a wide range of Pokémon fans. Whether you're a budding developer, or an experienced player, PokéAPI has something for you!

Connect PokéAPI

import { axios } from "@pipedream/platform"
export default defineComponent({
  props: {
    pokeapi: {
      type: "app",
      app: "pokeapi",
  async run({steps, $}) {
    return await axios($, {
      url: `https://pokeapi.co/api/v2/pokemon/ditto`,

Overview of Python

Python API on Pipedream offers developers to build or automate a variety of
tasks from their web and cloud apps. With the Python API, users are able to
create comprehensive and flexible scripts, compose and manage environment
variables, and configure resources to perform a range of functions.

By using Pipedream, you can easily:

  • Create automated workflows that run on a specific schedule
  • Compose workflows across various apps and services
  • React to events in cloud services or form data
  • Automatically create content and notifications
  • Construct classifications and predictions
  • Analyze and react to sentiment, sentiment analysis and sentiment score
  • Connect backends to the frontend with serverless functions
  • Work with files and databases
  • Perform web requests and fetch data
  • Integrate third-party APIs into your apps
  • Orchestrate data processing tasks and pipelines
  • Create powerful application APIs with authentication and authorization
  • Design CI/CD pipelines and Continuous Delivery services
  • Connect databases like MongoDB and MySQL
  • Monitor connections and events
  • Generate alerts and notifications for corresponding events

Connect Python

def handler(pd: "pipedream"):
  # Reference data from previous steps
  # Return data for use in future steps
  return {"foo": {"test":True}}