Pidgeotto

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Pidgeotto
ピジョン
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Pidgey < Pidgeotto > Pidgeot

Species Type
Bird Pokémon Flying.pngNormal.png
Number Ability
#17 Keen Eye/Tangled Feet
Big Pecks
Height Weight
3'7" (1.1m) 66.1 lbs. (30kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
Pidgey Pidgeot
Egg Group Catch Rate
Flying 120
Tier EV Yield
NFE 2 Speed Points

Pidgeotto (ピジョン) is the 17th Pokémon in the Pokédex. It is a Normal/Flying Type, and is known as the Bird Pokémon.

Pidgeotto can use one of two Abilities: Keen Eye, which prevents opposing Pokémon from lowering its Accuracy, or Tangled Feet, which increases its Evasion by one level in the event it becomes Confused. Pidgeotto's Hidden Ability is the Big Pecks Ability, an Ability that prevents opposing Pokémon from reducing its Defense Statistic.

Pidgey can evolve into Pidgeotto at Level 18, and gain the opportunity to evolve into Pidgeot starting at Level 36.

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

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Pidgeotto is a bird Pokémon that is designed like the birds of prey, mostly focused on the Osprey. Compared to its pre-evolution, Pidgeotto is quite colourful. It has a long red crest, that flips backwards. Its tail is yellow and red. Its plumage colouration is basically the same as Pidgey's, but somewhat brighter. Pidgeotto has two pink feet, with two toes at the front and one at the back. It has very sharp talons, as it is known to be a bird of prey. Pidgeotto has two layers of flight feathers on each wing. It has black markings around its eyes.

[edit] Gender Differences

Pidgeotto doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Pidgeotto can be found on Routes 14, 15 and 21 in Pokémon Red and Blue. Pidgeotto appear in more areas in Pokémon Yellow, appearing at Viridian Forest and Routes 5-8, 11, 12, 24 and 25. In the Generation III remakes Fire Red and Leaf Green, Pidgeotto can be found at Routes 13-15, Bond Bridge, Berry Forest and Five Isle Meadow.

Pidgeotto can be found at Routes 2, 8, 13-15, 25, 37 and 43 in Gold, Silver and Crystal. Additionally, Pidgeotto make appearances at Routes 5, 11, 38 & 39 in Crystal. In the Generation IV remakes Heart Gold and Soul Silver, Pidgeotto can be found at Routes 2, 8, 13-15, 25, 37 & 43, along with Viridian Forest.

The only way to obtain a Pidgeotto in Generation V is to evolve a Pidgey in Pokémon White or to trade for one. Evolution is also the only way to obtain a Pidgeotto in Pokémon X and Pokémon Y, as Pidgeotto doesn't appear in the wild. Wild Pidgeotto can be found throughout the Safari Zone in Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire whilst using the DexNav.

[edit] Spin-Off Games

Pidgeotto is a Shadow Pokémon in Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness, obtainable by Snagging it from Cipher Peon Lok at Cipher's Key Lair.

Pidgeotto makes appearances at Secret Storage 11 & 17, Endless Level 21 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.

Pidgeotto can be found at Mt. Thunder 2F-5F, Rock Hole B1-B4, Mt. Blaze 1F-3F and Oddity Cave B5 in the first set of Mystery Dungeon games. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Pidgeotto makes appearances at Concealed Ruins B10-B20, World Abyss B1-B20 and Mt. Mistral 1F-9F; Mt. Mistral is known as Mt. Wind in Explorers of Sky but the floor range isn't any different.

Pidgeotto can be found flying the skies of the Oblivia Region in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs during the Present, and can be obtained in the past at the Forest Temple missions "A Pokémon Forest In The Way" by defeating one of the other members of its evolution line and obtaining its Slate, and in the Forest Temple mission "Pidgeotto and the Switch Path" by finishing the mission with an S Rank.

Pidgeotto can be found at Challengers' Ground Meadow 1-4 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Pidgeotto is listed in 8 sets and the 5th Movie Halfdeck. It is listed as an Uncommon Card in the Expedition, EX FireRed and LeafGreen, EX Holon Phantoms (Delta Species Card), Secret Wonders, Triumphant and Call of Legends sets. Pidgeotto is listed as a Rare Card in the Base and Gym Challenge sets.

[edit] Anime/Manga

[edit] Anime

Ash would capture a Pidgeotto in Ash Catches a Pokémon despite starting the battle with his Caterpie. Pikachu took over, using Thundershock before Ash threw a Poké Ball. His Pidgeotto would be a major asset to Ash, winning a number of battles before evolving in Pallet Party Panic.

[edit] Movies

Ash's Pidgeotto makes an appearance in the first Pikachu Short Pikachu's Adventure. Wild Pidgeotto make appearances in The Power of One, Celebi: Voice of the Forest, The Rise of Darkrai, Giratina and the Sky Warrior and Zoroark: Master of Illusions, along with the Pikachu Short Pikachu's Rescue Adventure.

[edit] Manga

Falkner appears with a Pidgeotto in Chapters 99 and 105. Wild Pidgeotto make appearances in Chapters 54 and 174.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Pidgeotto is listed in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it hasn't reached its final evolution.

[edit] Area Locations

Game Rarity Location
Red/Blue 5% Route 14
Route 15
Red/Blue 15% Route 21
Yellow 1% Route 24
Route 25
Viridian Forest
Yellow 5% Route 5
Route 6
Yellow 10% Route 7
Route 8
Route 11
Route 12
Route 14
Route 15
Route 21
Yellow 15% Route 13
Gold 5% Route 2 (Morning & Day)
Gold 65% Route 8 (Morning & Day)
Silver 35% Route 8 (Morning & Day)
Crystal 5% Route 37 (Morning & Day)
Crystal 10% Route 38 (Morning & Day)
Route 39 (Morning & Day)
Crystal 20% Route 25 (Morning & Day)
Crystal 30% Route 8 (Morning & Day)
Route 43
Gold/Silver 5% Route 37 (Day)
Gold/Silver 20%
25%
Route 43 (Day)
Route 43 (Morning)
Silver/Crystal 5% Route 2 (Day)
Gold/Silver 5% Route 25 (Morning & Day)
Gold/Silver/Crystal 20% Route 13 (Morning & Day)
Route 14 (Morning & Day)
Route 15 (Morning & Day)
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald None Trade
FireRed/LeafGreen 5% Route 13
Route 14
Route 15
FireRed/LeafGreen 15% Bond Bridge
Five Isle Meadow
FireRed/LeafGreen 20% Berry Forest
XD: Gale of Darkness Only One Cipher Key Lair: Snag from Cipher Peon Lok
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum None Evolve Pidgey
HeartGold/SoulSilver 4% Viridian Forest (Morning)
HeartGold/SoulSilver 5% Route 2 (Morning)
Route 25 (Morning & Day)
Route 37 (Day)
HeartGold/SoulSilver 9% Viridian Forest (Day)
HeartGold/SoulSilver 20% Route 13 (Morning & Day)
Route 14 (Morning & Day)
Route 15 (Morning & Day)
Route 43 (Day)
HeartGold/SoulSilver 25% Route 43 (Morning)
HeartGold/SoulSilver 30% Route 25 (Morning & Day)
Route 31 (Morning & Day)
HeartGold 9% Route 2 (Day)
HeartGold 65% Route 8 (Day)
SoulSilver 35% Route 8 (Morning & Day)
Black None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade
White None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Evolve Pidgey
Black 2/White 2 None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade
X/Y None Evolve Pidgey
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire DexNav Safari Zone: All Areas

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
I Red Very protective of its sprawling territory, this Pokémon will fiercely peck at any intruder.
Blue Very protective of its sprawling territory, this Pokémon will fiercely peck at any intruder.
Yellow This Pokémon is full of vitality. It constantly flies around its large territory in search of prey.
II Gold It has outstanding vision. However high it flies, it is able to distinguish the movements of its prey.
Silver It immobilizes its prey using well-developed claws, then carries the prey more then 60 miles to its nest.
Crystal It slowly flies in a circular pattern, all the while keeping a sharp lookout for prey.
III Ruby Pidgeotto claims a large area as its own territory. This Pokémon flies around, patrolling its living space. If its territory is violated, it shows no mercy in thoroughly punishing the foe with its sharp claws.
Sapphire Pidgeotto claims a large area as its own territory. This Pokémon flies around, patrolling its living space. If its territory is violated, it shows no mercy in thoroughly punishing the foe with its sharp claws.
Emerald This Pokémon flies around, patrolling its large territory. If its living space is violated, it shows no mercy in thoroughly punishing the foe with its sharp claws.
FireRed The claws on its feet are well developed. It can carry prey such as an Exeggcute to its nest over 60 miles away.
LeafGreen Very protective of its sprawling territorial area, this Pokémon will fiercely peck at any intruder.
IV Diamond It flies over its wide territory in search of prey, downing it with its highly developed claws.
Pearl It flies over its wide territory in search of prey, downing it with its highly developed claws.
Platinum It flies over its wide territory in search of prey, downing it with its highly developed claws.
HeartGold It has outstanding vision. However high it flies, it is able to distinguish the movements of its prey.
SoulSilver It renders its prey immobile using well-developed claws, then carries the prey more then 60 miles to its nest.
V Black It flies over its wide territory in search of prey, downing it with its highly developed claws.
White It flies over its wide territory in search of prey, downing it with its highly developed claws.
Black 2 It flies over its wide territory in search of prey, downing it with its highly developed claws.
White 2 It flies over its wide territory in search of prey, downing it with its highly developed claws.
VI X The claws on its feet are well developed. It can carry prey such as an Exeggcute to its nest over 60 miles away.
Y Very protective of its sprawling territorial area, this Pokémon will fiercely peck at any intruder.
Omega Ruby Pidgeotto claims a large area as its own territory. This Pokémon flies around, patrolling its living space. If its territory is violated, it shows no mercy in thoroughly punishing the foe with its sharp claws.
Alpha Sapphire Pidgeotto claims a large area as its own territory. This Pokémon flies around, patrolling its living space. If its territory is violated, it shows no mercy in thoroughly punishing the foe with its sharp claws.

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stats
Speed
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Power
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Technique
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Stamina
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Jump
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[edit] Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
63
. 236 330 .
Atk
60
112 125 219 240
Def
55
103 115 209 229
Sp. Atk
50
94 105 199 218
Sp. Def
50
94 105 199 218
Speed
71
132 147 241 265

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Tackle Normal.gif 50 100 Physical.png
Start
5
Sand-Attack Ground.gif N/A 100 Other.png
Start
9
Gust Flying.gif 40 100 Special.png
13 Quick Attack Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
17 Whirlwind Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
22 Twister Dragon.gif 40 100 Special.png
27 Feather Dance Flying.gif N/A N/A Other.png
32 Agility Psychic.gif N/A N/A Other.png
37 Wing Attack Flying.gif 60 100 Physical.png
42 Roost Flying.gif N/A N/A Other.png
47 Tailwind Flying.gif N/A N/A Other.png
52 Mirror Move Flying.gif N/A N/A Other.png
57 Air Slash Flying.gif 75 95 Special.png
62 Hurricane Flying.gif 110 70 Special.png

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM
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
TM19 Roost Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 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
TM46 Thief Dark.gif 40 100 Physical.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM51 Steel Wing Steel.gif 70 90 Other.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
TM94 Secret Power Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM100 Confide Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
HM02 Fly Flying.gif 90 95 Physical.png

[edit] Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Air Cutter Flying.gif 55 95 Special.png
Air Slash Flying.gif 75 95 Special.png
Brave Bird Flying.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Defog Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
Faint Attack Dark.gif 60 -- Physical.png
Foresight Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Pursuit Dark.gif 40 100 Physical.png
Steel Wing Steel.gif 70 90 Physical.png
Uproar Normal.gif 90 100 Special.png

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Heat Wave Fire.gif 95 90 Special.png
Sky Attack Flying.gif 140 90 Physical.png
Snore Normal.gif 50 100 Special.png
Tailwind Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
Uproar Normal.gif 90 100 Special.png

[edit] Past Moves

[edit] Generation III

[edit] Via Purification

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Refresh Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Fire Red/Leaf Green)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Mimic Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

[edit] Generation IV

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Ominous Wind Ghost.gif 60 100 Special.png
Swift Normal.gif 60 -- Special.png
Mud-Slap Ground.gif 20 100 Special.png

[edit] Generation V TM/HM Moves

[edit] Evolution Line

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Level 18
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Pidgeotto
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Level 36


[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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