HM

An HM, also known as a Hidden Machine, is a type of move in the Pokémon games. They cannot be deleted without using the Move Deleter, and are used outside of battle to get around certain obstacles.

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Generation I

These are the HM's found in Pokémon Red, Blue, and Yellow.

HM01 - Cut

  • Cut is located on the S.S. Anne.
  • Outside of battle, Cut is used to slash small, weak trees so that you may pass by.

HM02 - Fly

  • Fly is located along Route 16.
  • Outside of battle, Fly is used to fly to cities that you have already visited, so that you don't have to cross the routes.
  • This HM is not necessary to complete the game.

HM03 - Surf

  • Surf is located in the Safari Zone in Fuchsia City.
  • Outside of battle, Surf is used to cross water bodies.

HM04 - Strength

  • Strength is located in Fuchsia City.
  • Outside of battle, Strength is used to push boulders.

HM05 - Flash

  • Flash is located along Route 2.
  • Outside of battle, Flash is used to light up dark caves.
  • This HM is not necessary to complete the game.

Generation II

These are the HM's found in Pokémon Gold, Silver, and Crystal.

HM01 - Cut

  • Cut is located in Ilex Forest.
  • Outside of battle, Cut is used to slash small, weak trees so that you may pass by.

HM02 - Fly

  • Fly is located outside of the Cianwood City Gym.
  • Outside of battle, Fly is used to fly to cities that you have already visited, so that you don't have to cross the routes.
  • This HM is not necessary to complete the game.

HM03 - Surf

  • Surf is located in Ecruteak City.
  • Outside of battle, Surf is used to cross water bodies.

HM04 - Strength

  • Strength is located in Olivine City.
  • Outside of battle, Strength is used to push boulders.

HM05 - Flash

  • Flash is located at the top of Bellsprout Tower.
  • Outside of battle, Flash is used to light up dark caves.
  • This HM is not necessary to complete the game.

HM06 - Whirlpool

  • Whirlpool is located in Mahogony Town.
  • Outside of battle, Whirlpool is used to pass by whirlpools.
  • This HM is not necessary to complete the game.

HM07 - Waterfall

  • Waterfall is located in Ice Cave.
  • Outside of battle, Waterfall is used to scale waterfalls.

Generation III

These are the HM's found in Pokémon Ruby, Pokémon Sapphire, Pokémon Emerald, Pokémon FireRed and Pokémon LeafGreen.

HM01 - Cut

  • Cut is located in Rustboro City in Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald.
  • Cut is located on the ship S.S. Anne in FireRed and LeafGreen.
  • Outside of battle, Cut is used to slash small, weak trees so that you may pass by.

HM02 - Fly

  • Fly is located in Fortree City in Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald.
  • Fly is located on Route 16 in FireRed and LeafGreen.
  • Outside of battle, Fly is used to fly to cities that you have already visited, so that you don't have to cross the routes.

HM03 - Surf

  • Surf is located in Petalburg City in Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald.
  • Surf is located in the Safari Zone in FireRed and LeafGreen.
  • Outside of battle, Surf is used to cross water bodies.

HM04 - Strength

  • Strength is located in Rusturf Tunnel in Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald.
  • Strength is located in Fuchsia City in FireRed and LeafGreen.
  • Outside of battle, Strength is used to push boulders.

HM05 - Flash

  • Flash is located in Granite Cave in Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald.
  • Flash is located on Route 2 in FireRed and LeafGreen.
  • Outside of battle, Flash is used to light up dark caves.

HM06 - Rock Smash

  • Rock Smash is located in Mauville City in Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald.
  • Rock Smash is located in the Ember Spa in FireRed and LeafGreen.
  • Outside of battle, Rock Smash is used for smashing breakable rocks.

HM07 - Waterfall

  • Waterfall is located on the Seafloor Cavern in Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald.
  • Waterfall is located in the Icefall Cave in FireRed and LeafGreen.
  • Outside of battle, Waterfall is used to scale waterfalls.

HM08 - Dive

  • Dive is located in Mossdeep City.
  • Outside of battle, Dive allows players to go underwater in specific spots when they are surfing.

Generation IV

These are the HM's found in Pokémon Diamond, Pokémon Pearl, and Pokémon Platinum.

HM01 - Cut

  • Cut is located in Eterna City.
  • Outside of battle, Cut is used to slash small, weak trees so that you may pass by.

HM02 - Fly

  • Fly is located in Veilstone City (Galactic Warehouse).
  • Outside of battle, Fly is used to fly to cities that you have already visited, so that you don't have to cross the routes.

HM03 - Surf

  • Surf is located in Celestic Town.
  • Outside of battle, Surf is used to cross water bodies.

HM04 - Strength

  • Strength is located in the Lost Tower in Diamond and Pearl.
  • Strength is located on Iron Island in Platinum.
  • Outside of battle, Strength is used to push boulders.

HM05

Diamond/Pearl/Platinum

HM05 contains the move Defog in Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum.

  • Defog is located on the Great Marsh in Diamond and Pearl.
  • Defog is located in the Solaceon Ruins in Platinum.
  • Outside of battle, Defog clears away fog

HeartGold/SoulSilver

HM05 contains Whirlpool in Heart Gold and Soul Silver.

  • Whirlpool is located at Team Rocket's hideout in Mahogany Town in Heart Gold and Soul Silver, awarded by Lance.
  • Outside of battle, Whirlpool can be used to cross whirlpools that are encountered while using Surf.

HM06 - Rock Smash

  • Rock Smash is located in Oreburgh Mine.
  • Outside of battle, Rock Smash is used for smashing breakable rocks.

HM07 - Waterfall

  • Waterfall is located in Sunyshore City.
  • Outside of battle, Waterfall is used to scale waterfalls.

HM08 - Rock Climb

  • Rock Climb is located on Route 217.
  • Outside of battle, Rock Climb is used to scale rocky walls.

Generation V

These are the six HM's that are found in Pokémon Black and Pokémon White.

HM01 - Cut

  • Cut can be found at Striaton City.
  • Outside of battle, Cut is used to chop down small trees.

HM02 - Fly

  • Fly is given to you by Bianca at Driftveil City.
  • Outside of battle, Fly can be used to visit any previously visited town except Anville Town. Fly can also be used to access Unity Tower after making an international trade.

HM03 - Surf

  • Surf is given to you by Alder at Twist Mountain.
  • Outside of battle, Surf is used to cross various bodies of water that would be otherwise impassible.

HM04 - Strength

  • Strength can be fount inside a building in the top-left corner of Nimbasa City.
  • Outside of battle, Strength can be used to push around large boulders.

HM05 - Waterfall

  • Waterfall can be found on Route 18. Surf is required to reach this route.
  • Outside of battle, Waterfall can be used in conjunction with Surf to climb waterfalls.

HM06 - Dive

  • Dive can be found in Undella Town.
  • Outside of battle, Dive can be used at locations in which the water appears to be a dark shade of blue, specifically found in the Undella Bay area.

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