|#36|| Cute Charm/Magic Guard|
|4'3" (1.3m)||88.2 lbs. (40kg)|
|Male: 25%||Female: 75%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
| 4th Gen: UU
5th Gen: RU
6th Gen: OU
Clefable (Pokédex. It is a Fairy-Type, formerly Normal-Type, and is known as the Fairy Pokémon.) is the 36th Pokémon in the
Clefable can use one of two Abilities: Cute Charm, which has a 30% chance of infatuating an opponent of the opposite gender that uses a move requiring physical contact against it; or Magic Guard, which prevents all forms of indirect damage, taking damage from only direct-attacking moves. A third Ability is available to Clefable from the Dream World, the Unaware Ability. This Ability ignores the Statistic Modifications of the opposing Pokémon.
Clefable is in the Fairy Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 2,560 Steps to hatch. It takes Clefable 800,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Clefable is a small-ish pink Pokémon with visible wings on its back, but these wings don't enable Clefable to fly. It retains the curled tail and curled head tuft after evolving. The tips of its ears take on a black appearance.
 Gender Differences
Clefable doesn't have any gender differences.
 Game Information
 Original Games
 Spin-Off Games
Clefable make appearances at Endless Level 51, Pair Trozei, Forever Level 1 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
The only way to obtain a Clefable in the first set of Mystery Dungeon games is to evolve Clefairy. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Clefable can be found at The Nightmare B1-B17 and Marine Resort B1-B19. Clefable appears in all three versions of Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing in each game's respective Unown-and Final-themed areas.
Clefable can be found at Firebreathing Mountain Autumnwood 3-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast after completing the game. In Pokémon Rumble U, Clefable can be found at Flower Garden section called the Mt. Moon Festival.
 Trading Card Game
Clefable is listed in 10 different sets. It is listed as a Common Card in the Versus Set; as an Uncommon Card in the EX Unseen Forces and Plasma Storm sets; and as a Rare Card in the Jungle (2), Gym Heroes, Expedition (2), EX FireRed and LeafGreen, Diamond and Pearl, HeartGold/SoulSilver and Call of Legends sets.
 Anime/Manga Information
Wild Clefable make appearances in Clefairy and the Moon Stone and A Real Cleffa-Hanger, both episodes taking place in the vicinity of Mt. Moon. Other trainers have used Clefable in Stage Fight, Beauty and the Breeder, Deceit And Assist! and New Plot - Odd Lot!.
While Clefable has yet to appear in any of the films, Wild Clefable make an appearance in the Pikachu Short "Pikachu's Vacation".
Using the Moon Stone that Red had found on Mt. Moon, Green would evolve her Clefairy into a Clefable in Chapter 33. Nicknamed Cleffo by his Trainer, he would make subsequent appearances in Chapters 69, 84, 270, 271, 286 and 334.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
In the Sixth Generation, Clefable received a massive buff in its new-found Fairy typing, making it one of the biggest metagame defining Pokemon. This propelled it into the OverUsed Tier. With great mixed bulk, an amazing typing that allows it to check many top tier threats in Mega Sableye, Kyurem-B, and Mega Lopunny, two great abilities in Magic Guard, which provides Clefable an immunity to Toxic, Leech Seed, and other passive damage, and Unaware, which shuts down some of the most fearsome set-up sweepers of the tier, such as Dragon Dance Mega Altaria and Tail Glow Manaphy. Clefable's best set is its Calm Mind set with Magic Guard, which can set up with ease on some of the biggest threats in the metagame, not care about status ailments, and proceed to tear teams apart. Clefable can alternatively run a more supportive set with moves like Stealth Rock, Heal Bell, and Wish with either a physically defensive or specially defensive bias depending on what is necessary to check. Clefable can also utilize a Calm Mind set with Unaware and set up on setup sweepers that Magic Guard Clefable is incapable of checking. Lastly, Clefable can take a more offensive route with a Tank set that has decent power when packed behind a Life Orb. Clefable's only real flaw is its vulnerability to Taunt and lack of great offensive prowess when considering the defensive sets.
Clefable is also usable in Ubers despite its mediocre bulk by Ubers standards due to its amazing typing and Unaware, which gives way for it to counter some of the most threatening setup sweepers, such as Calm Mind variants of Arceus, Geomancy Xerneas, and Swords Dance Arceus. Clefable is also a great supporter with access to moves like Wish and Heal Bell. Clefable has to choose between investing in special defense to check Xerneas and Calm Mind Arceus, or physical defense for Swords Dance Arceus, as it cannot check all three threats altogether. Clefable is hampered by its susceptibility to hazards in Ubers as it cannot run Magic Guard or it won't retain its defensive niche. Clefable's lack of offensive prowess leaves it vulnerable to being bait to Primal Groudon, Ho-oh, and Mega Gengar, with the latter being capable of trapping Clefable and eliminating it without much trouble. Despite these flaws, it makes for a solid defensive Pokemon in the tier and has a very unique niche.
 Area Locations
 Pokéthlon Statistics
 Via Level-Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Pre-Evolution Exclusive Moves
 Via Level-Up
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Black 2/White 2
 Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 Via TM/HM
- TM01: Focus Punch
- TM03: Water Pulse
- TM34: Shock Wave
- TM43: Secret Power
- TM58: Endure
- TM78: Captivate
- TM83: Natural Gift
 Via Move Tutor
 Heart Gold/Soul Silver
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
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