Kricketune

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Kricketune
コロトック
Kricketune.png

Kricketot < Kricketune > Shinx

Species Type
Cricket Pokemon Bug.png
Number Ability
#402 Swarm
Technician
Height Weight
3'3″ (1m) 56.2 lbs. (25.5kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50 % Female: 50 %
Evolves From Evolves Into
Kricketot N/A
Egg Group Catch Rate
Bug 45
Tier EV Yield
NU 2 Attack Points

Kricketune (コロトック) is the 16th Pokémon in the Sinnoh Pokédex. It is a Bug-Type, and it is known as the Cricket Pokémon.

Kricketune uses the Swarm Ability. This Ability increases the power of its Bug-Type moves by 50% once its HP falls below a third of its maximum. A second Ability is available to Kricketune from the Dream World, the Technician Ability. This Ability increases the power of any moves that have a Base Power that is less than or equal to 60 by 50%.

Kricketot evolves into Kricketune at Level 10.

Kricketune is in the Bug Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 3,840 Steps to hatch. It takes Kricketune 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Kricketne is a Pokémon that closely resembles a cricket. Kricketune has black wings, and a gray mustache. It has two small feet, and its body is mostly red, other than three gray spots on its torso, and two cream-colored lines running down its body.

[edit] Gender Differences

The male Kricketune has a longer mustache than the female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Kricketune can be found at Route 206 and the Trophy Garden in Diamond, Pearl and Platinum. Kricketune also appears at Routes 210, 212, 214 & 215 in Diamond and Pearl, and at the Lake Valor Lakefront in Platinum. In Heart Gold and Soul Silver, Kricketune appears during the Bug Catching Contest on Thursdays and Saturdays.

Kricketune appears within the Dreamyard in Black and White. To obtain a Kricketune in Black 2 and White 2 you'll have to trade for one.

[edit] Spin-Off Games

Kricketune can be found within Steam Cave 1F-8F & UP-1F-3F in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky. Kricketune is exclusive to Blazing Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Weird Mountain 1F-13F.

Kricketune appears within Vien Forest in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia. In Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs, Kricketune appears along the Cliffside section of Dangerous Cliff in the Present, and in the Forest Temple mission "A Pokémon Forest in the Way" by defeating it or its pre-evolved form and obtaining its Slate.

Kricketune appears at Volcanic Slope Autumnwood 3-2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Kricketune is listed as an Uncommon Card in the Next Destinies set, and as a Rare Card in the Mysterious Treasures, Platinum and Triumphant sets.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Kricketune is listed as a Common Card in the Mysterious Treasures, Platinum, Supreme Victors, Triumphant and Next Destinies sets.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Nando has used a Kricketune since the episode Dawn's Early Night, and also used it in the episode League Unleashed!, in which Nando's Kricketune would be defeated by Ash's Heracross.

[edit] Movies

A Wild Kricketune and Nando's Kricketune both appear during the film Zoroark: Master of Illusions.

[edit] Manga

Kricketune's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Kricketune finds itself in the Never-Utilized Tier of Competitive Battling due to low defenses and a less-than-stellar Speed.

[edit] Area Locations

Game Rarity Location
Diamond/Pearl 5% Route 214 (Walk)
Valor Lakefront (Walk)
Diamond/Pearl 10% Route 206 (Walk; Night)
Route 210: South (Walk)
Route 212: North (Night)
Route 212: South (Walk)
Route 215 (Walk)
Trophy Garden (Walk)
Diamond/Pearl 20% Route 210: South (Night)
Route 212: North (Walk)
Route 212: South (Night)
Route 214 (Night)
Rotue 215 (Night)
Valor Lakefront (Night)
Diamond/Pearl 30% Trophy Garden (Night)
Platinum 10% Route 206 (Morning & Night)
Valor Lakefront (Morning & Night)
Trophy Garden (Morning)
Platinum 20% Trophy Garden (Night)
HeartGold/SoulSilver 10% National Park: Bug Catching Contest (Thursday & Saturday)
Black/White 10% Dreamyard: Main (Double Grass)
Black/White 35% Dreamyard: Basement
Black2/White2 None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
I Red Not in Game
Blue Not in Game
Yellow Not in Game
II Gold Not in Game
Silver Not in Game
Crystal Not in Game
III Ruby Not in Game
Sapphire Not in Game
Emerald Not in Game
FireRed Not in Game
LeafGreen Not in game
IV Diamond It crosses its knifelike arms in front of its chest when it cries. It can compose melodies ad lib.
Pearl It signals its emotions with its melodies. Scientists are studying these melodic patterns.
Platinum There is a village that hosts a contest based on the amazingly variable cries of this Pokémon.
HeartGold By allowing its cry to resonate in the hollow of its belly, it produces a captivating sound.
SoulSilver By allowing its cry to resonate in the hollow of its belly, it produces a captivating sound.
V Black There is a village that hosts a contest based on the amazingly variable cries of this Pokémon.
White There is a village that hosts a contest based on the amazingly variable cries of this Pokémon.
Black 2 There is a village that hosts a contest based on the amazingly variable cries of this Pokémon.
White 2 There is a village that hosts a contest based on the amazingly variable cries of this Pokémon.
VI X It crosses its knifelike arms in front of its chest when it cries. It can compose melodies ad lib.
Y It signals its emotions with its melodies. Scientists are studying these melodic patterns.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stats
Speed
Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngEmpty.png
Power
Full.pngFull.pngEmpty.png
Technique
Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngFull.pngEmpty.png
Stamina
Full.pngFull.pngFull.png
Jump
Full.pngFull.pngFull.png

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
77
. 264 358 .
Atk
85
157 175 269 295
Def
51
96 107 201 221
Sp. Atk
55
103 115 209 229
Sp. Def
51
96 107 201 221
Speed
65
121 135 229 251

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Growl Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
Start Bide Normal.gif ?? N/A Physical.png
10 Fury Cutter Bug.gif 20 95 Physical.png
14 Leech Life Bug.gif 20 100 Physical.png
18 Sing Normal.gif N/A 55 Other.png
22 Focus Energy Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
26 Slash Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
30 X-Scissor Bug.gif 80 100 Physical.png
34 Screech Normal.gif N/A 85 Other.png
38 Taunt Dark.gif N/A 100 Other.png
42 Night Slash Dark.gif 70 100 Physical.png
46 Bug Buzz Bug.gif 90 100 Special.png
50 Perish Song Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM01 Hone Claws Dark.gif -- -- Other.png
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM12 Taunt Dark.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Special.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM31 Brick Break Fighting.gif 75 100 Physical.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.gif 60 -- Physical.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM49 Echoed Voice Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
TM54 False Swipe Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
TM68 Giga Impact Normal.gif 150 90 Physical.png
TM70 Flash Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM75 Swords Dance Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM76 Struggle Bug Bug.gif 50 100 Special.png
TM81 X-Scissor Bug.gif 80 100 Physical.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM94 Secret Power Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
HM01 Cut Normal.gif 50 95 Physical.png
HM04 Strength Normal.gif 80 100 Physical.png

[edit] Via Breeding

Kricketune cannot learn any moves by way of breeding.

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Bug Bite Bug.gif 60 100 Physical.png
Endeavor Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Heal Bell Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Hyper Voice Normal.gif 90 100 Special.png
Knock Off Dark.gif 20 100 Physical.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Uproar Normal.gif 90 100 Special.png

[edit] Kricketot Exclusive Moves

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
6 Struggle Bug Bug.gif 30 100% Special.png
16 Bug Bite Bug.gif 60 100% Physical.png

[edit] Generation IV Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor

[edit] Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Mud-Slap Ground.gif 20 100 Special.png
[edit] Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
String Shot Bug.gif -- 95 Other.png

[edit] Evolution Line

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Level 10
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Kricketune


[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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