Misdreavus

Misdreavus is a Ghost type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Screech Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold It likes playing mischievous tricks such as screaming and wailing to startle people at night.
Silver It loves to bite and yank people's hair from behind without warning, just to see their shocked reactions.
Crystal It loves to watch people it's scared. It frightens them by screaming loudly or appearing suddenly.
Ruby
Sapphire
MISDREAVUS frightens people with a creepy, sobbing cry. The POKéMON apparently uses its red spheres to absorb the fearful feelings of foes and turn them into nutrition.
FireRed It loves to bite and yank people’s hair from behind without warning, just to see their shocked reactions.
LeafGreen It likes playing mischievous tricks such as screaming and wailing to startle people at night.
Emerald A MISDREAVUS frightens people with a creepy, sobbing cry. It apparently uses its red spheres to absorb the fear of foes as its nutrition.
Diamond It loves to sneak up on people late at night, then startle them with its shrieklike cry.
Pearl It gets nourishment from fear that it absorbs into its red orbs. In daytime, it sleeps in darkness.
Platinum A Pokémon that startles people in the middle of the night. It gathers fear as its energy.
HeartGold It likes playing mischievous tricks, such as screaming and wailing to startle people at night.
SoulSilver It loves to bite and yank people’s hair from behind without warning, just to see their shocked reactions.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
A Pokémon that startles people in the middle of the night. It gathers fear as its energy.
X It gets nourishment from fear that it absorbs into its red orbs. In daytime, it sleeps in darkness.
Y It likes playing mischievous tricks, such as screaming and wailing to startle people at night.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Misdreavus frightens people with a creepy, sobbing cry. The Pokémon apparently uses its red spheres to absorb the fearful feelings of foes and turn them into nutrition.
Sun It will use any means necessary to frighten people and absorb their life energy. It practices constantly to hone its skill in causing fear.
Moon If you hear a sobbing sound emanating from a vacant room, it’s undoubtedly a bit of mischief from Misdreavus.

Evolution chart

Misdreavus
#200
Misdreavus
Ghost

(use Dusk Stone)
Mismagius
#429
Mismagius
Ghost

Name origin

mischievous
naughty
dream
mental images seen during sleep
reave
rob, steal

Moves learned by Misdreavus

Misdreavus sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Misdreavus  sprite from Silver Misdreavus  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Misdreavus  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Misdreavus  sprite from Black & White Misdreavus  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Misdreavus Shiny sprite from Silver Misdreavus Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Misdreavus Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Misdreavus Shiny sprite from Black & White Misdreavus Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Misdreavus

Gold
Silver
Mt. Silver
Crystal Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
Trade/migrate from another game
LeafGreen Lost Cave
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond Trade/migrate from another game
Pearl Eterna Forest, Lost Tower
Platinum Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Cliff Cave, Mt. Silver
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Abundant Shrine
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 114, 115
Sun
Moon
Hau'oli Cemetery