Villain Overview
So it's finally come to this....It must be due to the power of friendship...If that's the case....
~ Darkrai erasing Pikachu's friends memories of Pikachu.

Darkrai is a minor character in Poképark: Pikachu's Adventure and the main antagonist of the 2011 video game PokePark 2: Wonder's Beyond. He wanted all the Pokemon that lived in the PokePark to remain in Wish Park, all because he was lonely.

While his intentions weren't evil per se, he nearly destroys both worlds in the process as well as possessing several Pokemon such as Zoroark, and Piplup, and nearly wiping out the memory Snivy, Tepig, and Oshawott of Pikachu.

Poképark: Pikachu's Adventure

In the original Poképark, Darkrai was a regular citizen of Poképark and became friends with Pikachu.

Poképark 2: Wonders Beyond

Capturing Piplup

After Pikachu and his friends defeated Cofagrigus, Darkrai attempted to keep Pikachu, Oshawott, and Piplup in the Wishland. Pikachu and Oshawott managed to escape, but Darkrai captured Piplup.

Darkrai Revealed

After Haxorus was defeated by Pikachu and his friends, both he and Hydriegon found out that they were tricked by Gothitelle. Just when they were about to confront her, Darkrai attacks them, knocks them out, and reveals himself to the main heroes. He then ordered Gothitelle to retreat to the final Wish Park Zone.

Breaking Pikachu

When Pikachu and his friends reached the palace, Darkrai possesses Piplup and convinces him to fight his friends. When Piplup was defeated, he regain full control and ran away. Just then Darkrai, along with Gothitelle, Gothorita, and Gothita teleported in the palace. Darkrai used his powerful psychic abilities and wiped out Snivy's, Tepig's and Oshawott's memories of Pikachu. He then teleported Pikachu into the center of the square. As Pikachu is feeling depressed, Piplup appears and tells him that there's still hope. So Pikachu went towards the Cove Area to find Oshawott, Meadow Area to find Snivy, and the Crag Area to find Tepig, as well as getting their memory back.

Confront Pikachu and Friends

After Pikachu found all four of his friends, they went to Wish Park and confronted Darkrai. After he was defeated, Darkrai absorbed all of his power and grew rough 10x his size. After being defeated again, He saw the Dark Vortex. He realized that this was all his doing, so he decided to scarifice himself to protect the Wish Park.

Darkrai's Rescue

Despite Darkrai doing more harm than good, Pikachu and his friends were wondering about Darkrai, and if he was still alive, so they went on a search for him. With the help of Reuniclus, Tornadus, Thundurus, Landorus, as well with Reshiram, and Zekrom, they were able rescue Darkrai. Despite his previous actions, Darkrai was asked by Pikachu and his friends to be his friend. Since they had forgiven Darkrai, he accepted their offers.

Other Incarnations


I never imagined you would break my spell. So your bonds of friendship are that strong... It seems my only remaining option is forcing you to yield!
~ Darkrai before his boss battle
Ideal world... A place where all Pokémon gather... A world that has only fun forever! Why do you interfere?! What's wrong? What's happening?!
~ Darkrai after nearly destroying the whole Poképark.
This is not the world I was wishing for... I'm sorry!
~ Darkrai understanding his mistakes and sacrificing himself.


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