|3'3″ (1m)||56.2 lbs. (25.5kg)|
|Male: 50 %||Female: 50 %|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NU||2 Attack Points|
Kricketune (Sinnoh Pokédex. It is a Bug-Type, and it is known as the Cricket Pokémon.) is the 16th Pokémon in the
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.
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.
 Gender Differences
The male Kricketune has a longer mustache than the female.
 Game Information
 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.
 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.
 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.
 Trading Card Game
Kricketune is listed as a Common Card in the Mysterious Treasures, Platinum, Supreme Victors, Triumphant and Next Destinies sets.
 Anime/Manga Information
A Wild Kricketune and Nando's Kricketune both appear during the film Zoroark: Master of Illusions.
Kricketune's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Kricketune finds itself in the Never-Utilized Tier of Competitive Battling due to low defenses and a less-than-stellar Speed.
 Area Locations
|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)|
|Black2/White2||None||PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade|
 Pokédex Entries
|I||Pokémon Red||Not in Game|
|I||Pokémon Blue||Not in Game|
|I||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.|
 Pokéthlon Statistics
 Via Level-Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
Kricketune cannot learn any moves by way of breeding.
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 Via TM/HM
 Via Move Tutor
 Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver
 Heart Gold/Soul Silver
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
|Type||Attack Advantages||Attack Disadvantages||Defense Advantages||Defense Disadvantages|
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