Kricketune

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Kricketune
コロトック
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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

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red Not in Game
Pokémon Blue Not in Game
Pokémon Yellow Not in Game



II Pokémon Gold Not in Game
II Pokémon Silver Not in Game
II Pokémon Crystal Not in Game



III Pokémon Ruby Not in Game
III Pokémon Sapphire Not in Game
III Pokémon Emerald Not in Game
III Pokémon FireRed Not in Game
III Pokémon LeafGreen Not in game



IV Pokémon Diamond It crosses its knifelike arms in front of its chest when it cries. It can compose melodies ad lib.
IV Pokémon Pearl It signals its emotions with its melodies. Scientists are studying these melodic patterns.
IV Pokémon Platinum There is a village that hosts a contest based on the amazingly variable cries of this Pokémon.
IV Pokémon HeartGold By allowing its cry to resonate in the hollow of its belly, it produces a captivating sound.
IV Pokémon SoulSilver By allowing its cry to resonate in the hollow of its belly, it produces a captivating sound.



V Pokémon Black There is a village that hosts a contest based on the amazingly variable cries of this Pokémon.
V Pokémon White There is a village that hosts a contest based on the amazingly variable cries of this Pokémon.
V Pokémon Black 2 There is a village that hosts a contest based on the amazingly variable cries of this Pokémon.
V Pokémon White 2 There is a village that hosts a contest based on the amazingly variable cries of this Pokémon.



VI Pokémon X Unknown Entry
VI Pokémon Y Unknown Entry

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stat
Speed
Power
Technique
Stamina
Jump

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
Min-MinMaxMax+
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
Spd
65
121 135 229 251

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

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

[edit] Via TM/HM

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


[edit] Via Breeding

Kricketune cannot learn any moves by way of breeding.

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

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

[edit] Kricketot Exclusive Moves

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

[edit] Generation IV Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor

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

[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line
Kricketot Kricketune
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Level 10

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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Grass.png
Ground.png
Fire.png
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