197 #197 Umbreon #199 Slowking 199

Murkrow Murkrow #198 - Darkness Pokemon

Murkrow
Hear Murkrow's Cry
types DarkFlying
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 2'8" 0.5 m
weight 4.6 lb. 2.1 kg
generation
National: #198 | Johto: #208 | Sinnoh: #074

Family Family

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Flying 5,100

198 Locations

Where to catch Murkrow in Pokemon Diamond

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Eterna Forest10-11Walking in tall grass or a cave20%
Lost Tower (1f)17Walking in tall grass or a cave20%
Lost Tower (2f)18Walking in tall grass or a cave20%
Lost Tower (3f)19Walking in tall grass or a cave20%
Lost Tower (4f)20Walking in tall grass or a cave20%
Lost Tower (5f)21Walking in tall grass or a cave20%

Where to catch Murkrow in Pokemon HeartGold

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 717-19Walking in tall grass or a cave35%
Route 1629Walking in tall grass or a cave10%

Where to catch Murkrow in Pokemon SoulSilver

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 717Walking in tall grass or a cave30%
Route 1629Walking in tall grass or a cave10%

Moves Moves

Abilities

InsomniaPrevents sleep.
Super LuckRaises moves' critical hit rates one stage.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1PeckFlyingPhysical3535100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1AstonishGhostPhysical3015100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
5PursuitDarkPhysical4020100%If the target leaves battle this turn, user will hit the target with double power and then hit its replacement normally.
11HazeIceNone--30--Resets all Pokemon's stats, accuracy, and evasion.
15Wing AttackFlyingPhysical6035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
21Night ShadeGhostSpecial115100%Inflicts damage equal to the user's level.
25AssuranceDarkPhysical5010100%Power is doubled if the target has already received damage this turn.
31TauntDarkNone--20100%For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.
35Faint AttackDarkPhysical6020--Never misses.
41Mean LookNormalNone--5--Prevents the target from leaving battle.
45Sucker PunchDarkPhysical805100%Only works if the target is about to use a damaging move.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
TM4Calm MindPsychicNone--20--Raises the user's Special Attack and Special Defense by one stage.
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM10Hidden PowerNormalSpecial115100%Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.
TM11Sunny DayFireNone--5--Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.
TM12TauntDarkNone--20100%For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM18Rain DanceWaterNone--5--Changes the weather to rain for five turns.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM29PsychicPsychicSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM30Shadow BallGhostSpecial8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM40Aerial AceFlyingPhysical6020--Never misses.
TM41TormentDarkNone--15100%Prevents the target from using the same move twice in a row.
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM43Secret PowerNormalPhysical7020100%Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM45AttractNormalNone--15100%Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.
TM46ThiefDarkPhysical4010100%Takes the target's item.
TM47Steel WingSteelPhysical702590%Has a 10% chance to raise the user's Defense by one stage.
TM49SnatchDarkNone--10--Steals the target's move, if it's self-targeted.
TM51RoostFlyingNone--10--Heals the user by half its max HP.
TM58EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
TM63EmbargoDarkNone--15100%Target cannot use held items.
TM66PaybackDarkPhysical5010100%Power is doubled if the target has already moved this turn.
TM73Thunder WaveElectricNone--20100%Paralyzes the target.
TM77Psych UpNormalNone--10--Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.
TM78CaptivateNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.
TM79Dark PulseDarkSpecial8015100%Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.
TM82Sleep TalkNormalNone--10--Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.
TM83Natural GiftNormalPhysical115100%Power and type depend on the held berry.
TM85Dream EaterPsychicSpecial10015100%Only works on sleeping Pokemon. Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
TM88PluckFlyingPhysical6020100%If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.
TM90SubstituteNormalNone--10--Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.
HM2FlyFlyingPhysical901595%User flies high into the air, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
Wing AttackFlyingPhysical6035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
WhirlwindNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
Drill PeckFlyingPhysical8020100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
ScreechNormalNone--4085%Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
Confuse RayGhostNone--10100%Confuses the target.
Mirror MoveFlyingNone--20--Uses the target's last used move.
Sky AttackFlyingPhysical140590%User charges for one turn before attacking. Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
Faint AttackDarkPhysical6020--Never misses.
Perish SongNormalNone--5--User and target both faint after three turns.
FeatherdanceFlyingNone--15100%Lowers the target's Attack by two stages.
Psycho ShiftPsychicNone--1090%Transfers the user's major status effect to the target.
Brave BirdFlyingPhysical12015100%User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP60
Statbar
230 - 324230 - 324230 - 324
Attack85
Statbar
157 - 242175 - 269192 - 295
Defense42
Statbar
80 - 16489 - 18397 - 201
Sp. Attack85
Statbar
157 - 242175 - 269192 - 295
Sp. Defense42
Statbar
80 - 16489 - 18397 - 201
Speed91
Statbar
168 - 252187 - 281205 - 309
TOTAL 405
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
107 1,059,860 30 35 Speed: 1 point

Images Images

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Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2If spotted, it will lure an unwary person into chasing it then lose the pursuer on mountain trails.
White 2
Black
White
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldFeared and loathed by many, it is believed to bring misfortune to all those who see it at night.
SoulSilverIt is said that when chased, it lures its attacker onto dark mountain trails where the foe will get lost.
RubyMURKROW was feared and loathed as the alleged bearer of ill fortune. This POKeMON shows strong interest in anything that sparkles or glitters. It will even try to steal rings from women.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedIt is said that when chased, it lures its attacker onto dark mountain trails where the foe will get lost.
LeafGreenFeared and loathed by many, it is believed to bring misfortune to all those who see it at night.
GoldFeared and loathed by many, it is believed to bring misfortune to all those who see it at night.
SilverIt is said that when chased, it lures its attacker onto dark mountain trails where the foe will get lost.
CrystalIt hides any shiny object it finds in a secret location. MURKROW and MEOWTH loot one another's stashes.

Other Other

Name Etymology Murky (gloomy) + crow
197 #197 Umbreon #199 Slowking 199