Archen

Archen is a Rock/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the First Bird Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Black Said to be an ancestor of bird Pokémon, they were unable to fly and moved about by hopping from one branch to another.
White Revived from a fossil, this Pokémon is thought to be the ancestor of all bird Pokémon.
Black 2
White 2
It was revived from an ancient fossil. Not able to fly, it lived in treetops and hopped from one branch to another.
X Revived from a fossil, this Pokémon is thought to be the ancestor of all bird Pokémon.
Y Said to be an ancestor of bird Pokémon, they were unable to fly and moved about by hopping from one branch to another.

Evolution chart

Archen
#566
Archen
Rock · Flying

(Level 37)
Archeops
#567
Archeops
Rock · Flying

Name origin

archaeopteryx
a reptile-like fossil bird
chicken
a species of bird

Moves learned by Archen

Archen sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Archen normal sprite Archen shiny sprite

See all Archen sprites

Where to find Archen

Black
White
Nacrene City
X
Y
Ambrette Town