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Has anyone noticed that Ratooeys have a resemblance (aside from the head) to the Pokemon Ampharos? Same body structure, white belly, stubby arms, Ratooeys even have the little orb on their tails. -- Sir Grodus

Many Mario creatures look like Pokémon, if you look closely. I don't remember any, at the moment, but there are some. D:
~ ‎ Luigi hc ‎

There's a lotta of poke'mon. Any resemblance unless noted in game is coincidental.
- Yoshi Master


Anyone gonna mention their name might be based off the word "Ratatouille"? Alpheta 23:40, 9 September 2009 (EDT)

That's not a word, and the movie came out after the game.--Knife (talk) 19:40, 10 September 2009 (EDT)

It is a word. Time Questions 05:54, 11 September 2009 (EDT)
Well then what other possibility can their name origin be?Alpheta 19:03, 11 September 2009 (EDT)
Hmm? Alpheta 20:58, 16 September 2009 (EDT)