Samurott < Patrat > Watchog

Species Type
Scout Pokémon Normal.png
Number Ability
#504 Run Away/Keen Eye
Height Weight
1'8" (0.5m) 25.6 lbs (11.6kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
None Watchog
Egg Group Catch Rate
Field 255
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 Attack Point

Patrat (ミネズミ) is the tenth Pokémon in the Unova Pokédex. It is a Normal Type, and it is known as the Scout Pokémon.

Patrat's two abilities are Run Away, an ability that guarantees escape from encounters with wild Pokémon, and Keen Eye, which prevents accuracy loss. A third Ability is available to Patrat that come from the Dream World, the Analytic Ability. On a turn in which it attacks last, the power of its Attacks increase by 30%.

Patrat gains the opportunity to evolve into Watchog starting at Level 20.

Patrat is in the Field Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 3,840 Steps to hatch. It takes Patrat One Million Experience Points to reach Level 100.




Patrat takes on the appearance of a small chipmunk-like Pokémon that is mostly tan, with the exception of a small patch on its belly and another on the tip of its tail.

Gender Differences

Patrat has no distinguishable characteristics to differentiate between male and female.

Game Information

Original Games

Patrat appears on Routes 1-3 and the Dreamyard in Pokémon Black and Pokémon White. In Black 2 and White 2, Patrat can be found at Routes 19 & 20, Floccesy Ranch and the Virbank Complex.

Spin-off Games

Patrat appears at Sea Song Beach in the Cove Area in PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond. It can be befriended by giving it a ball, but it cannot be called into battle.

Trading Card Game

Patrat appears in two sets and a Japanese promo. It is listed as a Common Card (2) in the Black&White and Emerging Powers set.

Anime/Manga Information


Patrat first appeared in a group in the first episode of the Best Wishes series, In The Shadow of Zekrom!. Another group was seen running away from a battle in episode #659, Enter Iris and Axew!.


Wild Patrat appears in both versions of Pokémon Movie 14.


Patrat's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

Pokémon Information

Competitive Battling

Patrat is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.

Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Black/White 50% Route 1
Black/White 40% Route 2
Dreamyard: Main
Black/White 20% Route 3 (Regular Grass & Double Grass)
Black2/White2 10% Floccesy Ranch
Black2/White2 15% Virbank Completx: Inside (Regular and Double Grass)
Black2/White2 20% Route 20 (Regular and Double Grass)
Black2/White2 35% Virbank Complex: Outside
Black2/White2 50% Route 19
Black2/White2 100% Route 19 (Shaking Spots)

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
I Red N/A
Blue N/A
Yellow N/A
II Gold N/A
Silver N/A
Crystal N/A
III Ruby N/A
Sapphire N/A
Emerald N/A
FireRed N/A
LeafGreen N/A
IV Diamond N/A
Pearl N/A
Platinum N/A
HeartGold N/A
SoulSilver N/A
V Black Using food stored in cheek pouches, they can keep watch for days. They use their tails to communicate with others.
White Extremely cautious, they take shifts to maintain a constant watch of their nest. They feel insecure without a lookout.
Black 2 Extremely cautious, one of them will always be on the lookout, but it won't notice a foe coming from behind.
White 2 Extremely cautious, one of them will always be on the lookout, but it won't notice a foe coming from behind.
VI X Using food stored in cheek pouches, they can keep watch for days. They use their tails to communicate with others.
Y Extremely cautious, one of them will always be on the lookout, but it won't notice a foe coming from behind.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire


Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
. 200 294 .
103 115 209 229
74 83 177 194
Sp. Atk
67 75 169 185
Sp. Def
74 83 177 194
80 89 183 201


Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Tackle Normal.gif 50 100 Physical.png
3 Leer Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
6 Bite Dark.gif 60 100 Physical.png
8 Bide Normal.gif N/A 100 Physical.png
11 Detect Fighting.gif N/A 100 Other.png
13 Sand-Attack Ground.gif N/A 100 Other.png
16 Crunch Dark.gif 80 100 Physical.png
18 Hypnosis Psychic.gif N/A 60 Other.png
21 Super Fang Normal.gif ?? 90 Physical.png
23 After You Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
26 Work Up Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
28 Hyper Fang Normal.gif 80 90 Physical.png
31 Mean Look Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
33 Baton Pass Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
36 Slam Normal.gif 80 75 Physical.png


TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM24 Thunderbolt Electric.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM28 Dig Ground.gif 80 100 Physical.png
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.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
TM56 Fling Dark.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM67 Retaliate Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM75 Swords Dance Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM83 Infestation Bug.gif 20 100 Other.png
TM86 Grass Knot Grass.gif  ?? 100 Special.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
HM01 Cut Normal.gif 50 95 Physical.png

Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Foresight Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Iron Tail Steel.gif 100 75 Physical.png
Screech Normal.gif -- 85 Other.png
Assurance Dark.gif 50 100 Physical.png
Pursuit Dark.gif 40 100 Physical.png
Revenge Fighting.gif 60 100 Physical.png
Flail Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png

Via Move Tutor (Black2/White2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
After You Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Aqua Tail Water.gif 90 90 Physical.png
Covet Normal.gif 60 100 Physical.png
Endeavor Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Gunk Shot Poison.gif 120 70 Physical.png
Helping Hand Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Iron Tail Steel.gif 100 75 Physical.png
Last Resort Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Low Kick Fighting.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Seed Bomb Grass.gif 80 100 Physical.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Super Fang Normal.gif  ?? 90 Physical.png
Zen Headbutt Psychic.gif 80 90 Physical.png

Evolution Line

Rare Candy Sprite.png
Level 20

Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages

Related Threads

Shiny Patrat Isn't Real - last post by @ Jul 13, 2013
Lillipup or Patrat - last post by @ Oct 4, 2011
Lillipup vs. Patrat - last post @ Aug 25, 2014
Last edited by leDinx on 27 December 2014 at 04:37
This page has been accessed 5,621 times.