010 #010 Caterpie #012 Butterfree 012

Metapod Metapod #011 - Cocoon Pokemon

Metapod
Hear Metapod's Cry
type Bug
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 2'4" 0.7 m
weight 21.8 lb. 9.9 kg
generation
National: #011 | Johto: #025

Family Family

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Bug 3,825

011 Locations

Where to catch Metapod in Pokemon White

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 1248Walking in tall grass or a cave10%
Route 1259Walking in dark grass10%

Moves Moves

Abilities

Shed SkinHas a 30% chance of curing any major status ailment after each turn.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1HardenNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Defense by one stage.
7HardenNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Defense by one stage.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP50
Statbar
210 - 304210 - 304210 - 304
Attack20
Statbar
40 - 12545 - 13949 - 152
Defense55
Statbar
103 - 188115 - 209126 - 229
Sp. Attack25
Statbar
49 - 13455 - 14960 - 163
Sp. Defense25
Statbar
49 - 13455 - 14960 - 163
Speed30
Statbar
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
TOTAL 205
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
72 1,000,000 120 70 Defense: 2 points

Images Images

BlackMetapodMetapodMetapodMetapod
White
DiamondMetapodMetapodMetapodMetapod
Pearl
PlatinumMetapodMetapodMetapodMetapod
HeartGoldMetapodMetapodMetapodMetapod
SoulSilver
RubyMetapodMetapodMetapodMetapod
Sapphire
EmeraldMetapodMetapod
FireRedMetapodMetapodMetapodMetapod
LeafGreen
GoldMetapodMetapodMetapodMetapod
Silver
CrystalMetapodMetapodMetapodMetapod
RedMetapodMetapod
Blue
YellowMetapodMetapod

Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2A steel-hard shell protects its tender body. It quietly endures hardships while awaiting evolution.
White 2
Black
White
DiamondA steel-hard shell protects its tender body. It quietly endures hardships while awaiting evolution.
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldInside the shell, it is soft and weak as it prepares to evolve. It stays motionless in the shell.
SoulSilverIt prepares for evolution by hardening its shell as much as possible to protect its soft body.
RubyThe shell covering this Pokemon's body is as hard as an iron slab. METAPOD does not move very much. It stays still because it is preparing its soft innards for evolution inside the hard shell.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedEven though it is encased in a sturdy shell, the body inside is tender. It can't withstand a harsh attack.
LeafGreenThis Pokemon is vulnerable to attack while its shell is soft, exposing its weak and tender body.
GoldInside the shell, it is soft and weak as it pre­ pares to evolve. It stays motionless in the shell.
SilverIt prepares for evolution by hardening its shell as much as possible to protect its soft body.
CrystalThis is its pre- evolved form. At this stage, it can only harden, so it remains motionless to avoid attack.
RedThis Pokemon is vulnerable to attack while its shell is soft, exposing its weak and tender body.
Blue
YellowHardens its shell to protect itself. However, a large impact may cause it to pop out of its shell.

Other Other

Name Etymology Meta (as in metamorphosis) + pod (as in it being a pod)
010 #010 Caterpie #012 Butterfree 012