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Skarmory Skarmory #227 - Armor Bird Pokemon

Skarmory
Hear Skarmory's Cry
types SteelFlying
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 6'7" 1.7 m
weight 111.4 lb. 50.5 kg
generation
National: #227 | Johto: #198 | Hoenn: #115

Family Family

General227
#227 - Skarmory

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Flying 6,375

227 Locations

Where to catch Skarmory in Pokemon Diamond and Pearl

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Stark Mountain56Walking in tall grass or a cave5%
Route 22756Walking in tall grass or a cave5%

Where to catch Skarmory in Pokemon Platinum

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Stark Mountain53Walking in tall grass or a cave5%
Route 22753Walking in tall grass or a cave5%

Where to catch Skarmory in Pokemon SoulSilver

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 4527Walking in tall grass or a cave5%

Moves Moves

Abilities

Keen EyeProtects against accuracy drops.
SturdyPrevents being KOed from full HP, leaving 1 HP instead. Protects against the one-hit KO moves regardless of HP.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1LeerNormalNone--30100%Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.
1PeckFlyingPhysical3535100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
6Sand-attackGroundNone--15100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
9SwiftNormalSpecial6020--Never misses.
12AgilityPsychicNone--30--Raises the user's Speed by two stages.
17Fury AttackNormalPhysical152085%Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
20FeintNormalPhysical3010100%Only works if the target uses Protect or Detect on this turn.
23Air CutterFlyingSpecial552595%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
28SpikesGroundNone--20--Scatters Spikes, hurting opposing Pokemon that switch in.
31Metal SoundSteelNone--4085%Lowers the target's Special Defense by two stages.
34Steel WingSteelPhysical702590%Has a 10% chance to raise the user's Defense by one stage.
39Air SlashFlyingSpecial752095%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
42SlashNormalPhysical7020100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
45Night SlashDarkPhysical7015100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
TM5RoarNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
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.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM37SandstormRockNone--10--Changes the weather to a sandstorm for five turns.
TM39Rock TombRockPhysical501080%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed 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.
TM51RoostFlyingNone--10--Heals the user by half its max HP.
TM58EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
TM66PaybackDarkPhysical5010100%Power is doubled if the target has already moved this turn.
TM70FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
TM75Swords DanceNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Attack by two stages.
TM76Stealth RockRockNone--20--Causes damage when opposing Pokemon switch in.
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.
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.
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.
TM91Flash CannonSteelSpecial8010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
HM1CutNormalPhysical503095%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM2FlyFlyingPhysical901595%User flies high into the air, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.
HM6Rock SmashFightingPhysical4015100%Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
WhirlwindNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
Drill PeckFlyingPhysical8020100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
Sky AttackFlyingPhysical140590%User charges for one turn before attacking. Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
CurseGhostNone--10--Ghosts pay half their max HP to hurt the target every turn. Others decrease Speed but raise Attack and Defense.
PursuitDarkPhysical4020100%If the target leaves battle this turn, user will hit the target with double power and then hit its replacement normally.
AssuranceDarkPhysical5010100%Power is doubled if the target has already received damage this turn.
Guard SwapPsychicNone--10--User swaps Defense and Special Defense changes with 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%)
HP65
Statbar
240 - 334240 - 334240 - 334
Attack80
Statbar
148 - 233165 - 259181 - 284
Defense140
Statbar
256 - 341285 - 379313 - 416
Sp. Attack40
Statbar
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
Sp. Defense70
Statbar
130 - 215145 - 239159 - 262
Speed70
Statbar
130 - 215145 - 239159 - 262
TOTAL 465
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
168 1,250,000 25 70 Defense: 2 points

Images Images

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Sapphire
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Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2Its heavy-looking iron body is actually thin and light, so it can fly at speeds over 180 mph.
White 2
Black
White
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldIts sturdy wings look heavy, but they are actually hollow and light, allowing it to fly freely in the sky.
SoulSilverAfter nesting in bramble bushes, the wings of its chicks grow hard from scratches by thorns.
RubySKARMORY is entirely encased in hard, protective armor. This POKeMON flies at close to 190 mph. It slashes foes with its wings that possess swordlike cutting edges.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedAfter nesting in bramble bushes, the wings of its chicks grow hard from scratches by thorns.
LeafGreenIts sturdy wings look heavy, but its bones are hollow and light, allowing it to fly freely in the sky.
GoldIts sturdy wings look heavy, but they are actually hollow and light, allowing it to fly freely in the sky.
SilverAfter nesting in bramble bushes, the wings of its chicks grow hard from scratches by thorns.
CrystalThe feathers that it sheds are very sharp. It is said that people once used the feathers as swords.

Other Other

Name Etymology Sky + armory
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