Natu

Natu
ネイティ - Naty
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Togetic < Natu > Xatu
Species
Type
Tiny Bird Pokémon
Psychic.gif Flying.gif
Number
Ability
#177
Height
Weight
0′08″ (0.2m)
4.4 lbs. (2.0kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% ♂
Female: 50% ♀
Evolves From
Evolves Into
None
Egg Group
Catch Rate
190
Tier
EV Yield
1 SpA
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Natu (ネイティ - Naty) is a Psychic and Flying. Natu has two abilities which are both useful when battling an opponent. The first of the abilities is Synchronize. If the opponent uses a status effective move and succeeds at freezing etc. Natu will cause the same effect back. The Second of the two abilities is Early Bird. This allows Natu to wake up earlier when under the Sleep condition. At level 25, Natu has the option to evolve into Xatu. Natu is part of the Egg Group, Flying, and will hatch after 5,120 steps. It will take 1,000,000 experience points to level up Natu to Level 100.

Contents

Biology

Physiology

Natu is a tiny, green bird Pokémon with a nearly spherical body, and with other colours of red, yellow and black along with its main coloration. It possesses brightly colored, yellow-and-red wings with thick black stripes. This Pokémon is unable to fly because the wings are small and not fully grown. Natu has a feather on the top of its head, and its three-toed feet and three tail feathers are also red/pinkish. Natu also has a yellow beak.

Gender Differences

There is no differences between the male version and the female version of this Pokémon.

Game Information

Original Games

Natu is the first Psychic and Flying type to be created.

Spin-off Games

No Spin-off game information available as of yet.

Trading Card Game

Anime/Manga Information

Anime

Natu's first appearance was in Doin' What Comes Natu-rally!.

Movies

Natu has currently appeared in one Pokémon movie called Pokémon Heroes, were they were used to signal the start of a race.

Manga

Crystal owns a Natu, whose Psychic attacks allow it to hold its own despite its size. Crystal also uses Natu to provide flight transport over short distances.

In Volume 22, Will is seen to have a Natu during Silver's flashback of his escape from the Masked Man.

Pokémon Information

Competitive Battling

Natu is in the NFE tier due to the fact it is a first stage Pokémon.

Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Red/Blue None Not Avaliable In This Game
Yellow None Not Avaliable In This Game
Gold/Silver Common Ruins of Alph
Crystal Common Ruins of Alph
Ruby/Sapphire Rare Safari Zone
Emerald Rare Safari Zone
FireRed Common Ruin Valley
LeafGreen Uncommon Ruin Valley
Diamond/Pearl Swarm Route 224
Platinum Swarm Route 224
HeartGold/SoulSilver Common Ruins of Alph
Black/White None Transfer or Dream World
Black 2/White 2 40% Route 5 (Swarm)
X None Breed Xatu
Y None Breed Xatu
Omega Ruby None Breed Xatu
Alpha Sapphire None Breed Xatu

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
I Red N/A
Blue N/A
Yellow N/A
II Gold Because its wings aren't yet fully grown, it has to hop to get around. It is always staring at something.
Silver It usually forages for food on the ground but may, on rare occasions, hop onto branches to peck at shoots.
Crystal It is extremely good at climbing tree trunks and likes to eat the new sprouts on the trees.
III Ruby Natu cannot fly because its wings are not yet fully grown. If your eyes meet with this Pokémon's eyes, it will stare back intently at you. But if you move even slightly, it will hop away to safety.
Sapphire Natu has a highly developed jumping ability. The Pokémon flaps and leaps onto tree branches that are taller than grown-up people to pick at the tree's new shoots.
Emerald It runs up short trees that grow on the savanna to peck at new shoots. A Natu's eyes look as if they are always observing something.
FireRed It usually forages for food on the ground but may, on rare occasions, hop onto branches to peck at shoots.
LeafGreen Because its wings aren't yet fully grown, it has to hop to get around. It is always staring at something.
IV Diamond It picks food from cactus plants, deftly avoiding buds and spines. It seems to skip about to move.
Pearl It picks food from cactus plants, deftly avoiding buds and spines. It seems to skip about to move.
Platinum It picks food from cactus plants, deftly avoiding buds and spines. It seems to skip about to move.
HeartGold Because its wings aren't yet fully grown, it has to hop to get around. It is always staring at something.
SoulSilver It usually forages for food on the ground but may, on rare occasions, hop onto branches to peck at shoots.
V Black It picks food from cactus plants, deftly avoiding buds and spines. It seems to skip about to move.
White It picks food from cactus plants, deftly avoiding buds and spines. It seems to skip about to move.
Black 2 It picks food from cactus plants, deftly avoiding buds and spines. It seems to skip about to move.
White 2 It picks food from cactus plants, deftly avoiding buds and spines. It seems to skip about to move.
VI X Because its wings aren't yet fully grown, it has to hop to get around. It is always staring at something.
Y It usually forages for food on the ground but may, on rare occasions, hop onto branches to peck at shoots.
Omega Ruby Natu cannot fly because its wings are not yet fully grown. If your eyes meet with this Pokémon's eyes, it will stare back intently at you. But if you move even slightly, it will hop away to safety.
Alpha Sapphire Natu has a highly developed jumping ability. The Pokémon flaps and leaps onto tree branches that are taller than grown-up people to pick at the tree's new shoots.

Pokéthlon Statistics

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

Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
40
. 221 284 .
Atk
50
122 136 199 218
Def
45
113 126 189 207
Sp. Atk
70
158 176 239 262
Sp. Def
45
113 126 189 207
Speed
70
158 176 239 262

Moves

Via Level-up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Peck Flying.gif 35 100 Physical.png
Start Leer Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
6 Night Shade Ghost.gif ?? 100 Special.png
9 Teleport Psychic.gif N/A N/A Other.png
12 Lucky Chant Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
17 Miracle Eye Psychic.gif N/A N/A Other.png
20 Me First Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
23 Confuse Ray Ghost.gif N/A 100 Other.png
28 Wish Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
33 Psycho Shift Psychic.gif N/A 90 Other.png
36 Future Sight Psychic.gif 80 90 Special.png
39 Ominous Wind Ghost.gif 60 100 Special.png
44 Power Swap Psychic.gif N/A N/A Other.png
44 Guard Swap Psychic.gif N/A N/A Other.png
47 Psychic Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png

Via TM/HM

TM/HM - Gen 6
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM04 Calm Mind Psychic.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
TM16 Light Screen Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM19 Roost Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM22 Solar Beam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM29 Psychic Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM33 Reflect Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.gif 60 -- Physical.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM43 Flame Charge Fire.gif 50 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM46 Thief Dark.gif 60 100 Physical.png
TM47 Low Sweep Fighting.gif 65 100 Physical.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM51 Steel Wing Steel.gif 70 90 Physical.png
TM58 Sky Drop Flying.gif 60 100 Physical.png
TM62 Acrobatics Flying.gif 55 100 Physical.png
TM70 Flash Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM73 Thunder Wave Electric.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM77 Psych Up Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM78 Bulldoze Ground.gif 60 100 Physical.png
TM82 Dragon Tail Dragon.gif 60 90 Physical.png
TM83 Infestation Bug.gif 20 100 Special.png
TM85 Dream Eater Psychic.gif 100 100 Special.png
TM86 Grass Knot Grass.gif  ?? 100 Special.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM88 Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM89 U-turn Bug.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM92 Trick Room Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png

Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Drill Peck Flying.gif 80 100 Physical.png
Faint Attack Dark.gif 60 -- Physical.png
Featherdance Flying.gif -- 100 Other.png
Haze Ice.gif -- -- Other.png
Psych Up Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Quick Attack Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
Refresh Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Steel Wing Steel.gif 70 90 Physical.png
Sucker Punch Dark.gif 80 100 Physical.png
Zen Headbutt Psychic.gif 80 90 Physical.png

Via Move Tutor

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Air Cutter Flying.gif 55 95 Physical.png
Heat Wave Fire.gif 100 90 Special.png
Magic Coat Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Ominous Wind Ghost.gif 60 100 Special.png
Pain Split Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Signal Beam Bug.gif 75 100 Special.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Sucker Punch Dark.gif 80 95 Physical.png
Swift Normal.gif 60 -- Special.png
Tailwind Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
Trick Psychic.gif -- 100 Other.png
Twister Dragon.gif 40 100 Special.png
Zen Headbutt Psychic.gif 80 90 Physical.png

Evolution Line

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Natu
Rare Candy Sprite.png
Level 25

Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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Rock.gif
Steel.gif
Fighting.gif
Grass.gif
Ground.gif
Psychic.gif
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Electric.gif
Ghost.gif
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