253 #253 Grovyle #255 Torchic 255

Sceptile Sceptile #254 - Forest Pokemon

Sceptile
Hear Sceptile's Cry
type Grass
gender 87.5% Male12.5% Female
height 6'7" 1.7 m
weight 115.1 lb. 52.2 kg
generation
National: #254 | Hoenn: #003

Family Family

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Monster | Dragon 5,100

Moves Moves

Abilities

OvergrowStrengthens Grass moves to inflict 1.5× damage at 1/3 max HP or less.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1PoundNormalPhysical4035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1LeerNormalNone--30100%Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.
1AbsorbGrassSpecial2025100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
1Night SlashDarkPhysical7015100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical4030100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
6AbsorbGrassSpecial2025100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
11Quick AttackNormalPhysical4030100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
16X-scissorBugPhysical8015100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
17PursuitDarkPhysical4020100%If the target leaves battle this turn, user will hit the target with double power and then hit its replacement normally.
23ScreechNormalNone--4085%Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
29Leaf BladeGrassPhysical9015100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
35AgilityPsychicNone--30--Raises the user's Speed by two stages.
43SlamNormalPhysical802075%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
51DetectFightingNone--5--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
59False SwipeNormalPhysical4040100%Cannot lower the target's HP below 1.
67Leaf StormGrassSpecial140590%Lowers the user's Special Attack by two stages after inflicting damage.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
TM1Focus PunchFightingPhysical15020100%If the user takes damage before attacking, the attack is canceled.
TM2Dragon ClawDragonPhysical8015100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
TM5RoarNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM9Bullet SeedGrassPhysical2530100%Hits 2-5 times in one 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.
TM15Hyper BeamNormalSpecial150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM19Giga DrainGrassSpecial7510100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
TM20SafeguardNormalNone--25--Protects the user's field from major status ailments and confusion for five turns.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM22SolarbeamGrassSpecial12010100%Requires a turn to charge before attacking.
TM23Iron TailSteelPhysical1001575%Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
TM26EarthquakeGroundPhysical10010100%Inflicts regular damage and can hit Dig users.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM28DigGroundPhysical8010100%User digs underground, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.
TM31Brick BreakFightingPhysical7515100%Destroys Reflect and Light Screen.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM39Rock TombRockPhysical501080%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.
TM40Aerial AceFlyingPhysical6020--Never misses.
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.
TM52Focus BlastFightingSpecial120570%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM53Energy BallGrassSpecial8010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM54False SwipeNormalPhysical4040100%Cannot lower the target's HP below 1.
TM56FlingDarkPhysical110100%Throws held item at the target; power depends on the item.
TM58EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
TM59Dragon PulseDragonSpecial9010100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
TM60Drain PunchFightingPhysical7510100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
TM68Giga ImpactNormalPhysical150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM70FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
TM75Swords DanceNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Attack by two stages.
TM78CaptivateNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.
TM80Rock SlideRockPhysical751090%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
TM81X-scissorBugPhysical8015100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
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.
TM86Grass KnotGrassSpecial120100%Inflicts more damage to heavier targets, with a maximum of 120 power.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
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.
HM1CutNormalPhysical503095%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM4StrengthNormalPhysical8015100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM6Rock SmashFightingPhysical4015100%Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
HM8Rock ClimbNormalPhysical902085%Has a 20% chance to confuse the target.

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
Razor WindNormalSpecial8010100%Requires a turn to charge before attacking.
Double KickFightingPhysical3030100%Hits twice in one turn.
Leech SeedGrassNone--1090%Seeds the target, stealing HP from it every turn.
DragonbreathDragonSpecial6020100%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
SynthesisGrassNone--5--Heals the user by half its max HP. Affected by weather.
CrunchDarkPhysical8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
EndeavorNormalPhysical15100%Lowers the target's HP to equal the user's.
Mud SportGroundNone--15--All damage from Electric moves is halved until the end of the battle.
Crush ClawNormalPhysical751095%Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
GrasswhistleGrassNone--1555%Puts the target to sleep.
Magical LeafGrassSpecial6020--Never misses.
Worry SeedGrassNone--10100%Changes the target's ability to Insomnia.
Leaf StormGrassSpecial140590%Lowers the user's Special Attack by two stages after inflicting damage.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP70
Statbar
250 - 344250 - 344250 - 344
Attack85
Statbar
157 - 242175 - 269192 - 295
Defense65
Statbar
121 - 206135 - 229148 - 251
Sp. Attack105
Statbar
193 - 278215 - 309236 - 339
Sp. Defense85
Statbar
157 - 242175 - 269192 - 295
Speed120
Statbar
220 - 305245 - 339269 - 372
TOTAL 530
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
208 1,059,860 45 70 Speed: 3 points

Images Images

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Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2The leaves that grow on its arms can slice down thick trees. It is without peer in jungle combat.
White 2
Black
White
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldIt agilely leaps about the jungle and uses the sharp leaves on its arms to strike its prey.
SoulSilver
RubyThe leaves growing on SCEPTILE's body are very sharp edged. This Pokemon is very agile - it leaps all over the branches of trees and jumps on its foe from above or behind.
SapphireSCEPTILE has seeds growing on its back. They are said to be bursting with nutrients that revitalize trees. This Pokemon raises the trees in a forest with loving care.
EmeraldIn the jungle, its power is without equal. This Pokemon carefully grows trees and plants. It regulates its body temperature by basking in sunlight.
FireRedThe leaves on its forelegs are as sharp as swords. It agilely leaps about the branches of trees to strike.
LeafGreen

Other Other

Name Etymology Scepter + reptile
253 #253 Grovyle #255 Torchic 255