Lugia is a Pokemon in the Game Freak and Nintendo s Pokemon franchise. Lugia first appeared in the film Pokemon-The Movie 2000 , as its central character. It was then the version mascot of Pokemon Silver , the video game and later in its remake, Pokemon Soul Silver also. Within the Franchise, it is ruler of the legendary birds and is strongly associated with element of water and sea. Lugia is very strong and so it lives deep within the sea to ensure that it does not cause storms and other kind of destruction. It possesses various psychic abilities like telepathy and the ability to fly. Lugia was well received by the audiences and critics.