Metronome (move)

Facebook Twitter Google+ Email

Move data

Type Normal
Category Status Status
Power -
Accuracy -
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 1

Technical/Hidden Machine

Red/Blue
Yellow
TM35

Effects

User performs any move in the game at random.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Game descriptions

Gold/Silver
Crystal
Randomly uses any POKéMON move.
Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
Waggles a finger to use any POKéMON move at random.
FireRed/LeafGreen Waggles a finger and stimulates the brain into using any move at random.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user waggles a finger and stimulates the brain into randomly using nearly any move.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user waggles a finger and stimulates its brain into randomly using nearly any move.
X/Y The user waggles a finger and stimulates its brain into randomly using nearly any move.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Metronome at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon X & Y and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Clefairy
#035 / Fairy
Level 31
Clefable
#036 / Fairy
Level 1
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Level 20
Togepi
#175 / Fairy
Level 5
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Level 1
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Level 5
Munchlax
#446 / Normal
Level 1

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Metronome as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.

Clefairy
#035 / Fairy
Fairy
Clefable
#036 / Fairy
Fairy
Chansey
#113 / Normal
Fairy
Cleffa
#173 / Fairy
Undiscovered
Snubbull
#209 / Fairy
Fairy, Field
Granbull
#210 / Fairy
Fairy, Field
Blissey
#242 / Normal
Fairy
Happiny
#440 / Normal
Undiscovered

Learnt in previous generations only

These Pokémon can only learn Metronome in previous games; check the respective Pokédex pages for full details.

Mankey
#056 / Fighting
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Primeape
#057 / Fighting
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Poliwhirl
#061 / Water
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Poliwrath
#062 / Water · Fighting
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Abra
#063 / Psychic
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Kadabra
#064 / Psychic
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Alakazam
#065 / Psychic
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Machop
#066 / Fighting
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Machoke
#067 / Fighting
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Geodude
#074 / Rock · Ground
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Graveler
#075 / Rock · Ground
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Gengar
#094 / Ghost · Poison
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Drowzee
#096 / Psychic
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Hypno
#097 / Psychic
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Hitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Mr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Fairy
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Mewtwo
#150 / Psychic
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Politoed
#186 / Water
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Aipom
#190 / Normal
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Teddiursa
#216 / Normal
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Ursaring
#217 / Normal
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Smoochum
#238 / Ice · Psychic
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Miltank
#241 / Normal
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Celebi
#251 / Psychic · Grass
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Ludicolo
#272 / Water · Grass
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Makuhita
#296 / Fighting
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Hariyama
#297 / Fighting
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Meditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Plusle
#311 / Electric
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Minun
#312 / Electric
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Volbeat
#313 / Bug
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Illumise
#314 / Bug
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Spinda
#327 / Normal
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Kecleon
#352 / Normal
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Banette
#354 / Ghost
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Dusclops
#356 / Ghost
Gen 3 — Move tutor
Jirachi
#385 / Steel · Psychic
Gen 3 — Move tutor