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The section on Rotom says that there is some controversy on whether or not Rotom is a Legendary Pokémon. He is most likely not, for several reasons:
- His music simply suggests that he is a one-shot-capture Pokémon
- His Stats are deplorably low, lower than any Legendary has, or, probably, ever will have
- Probably the most important fact, he is breedable with a Ditto, and besides Manaphy, no Legendary can do that.