Rattata

Rattata is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Mouse Pokémon.

Pokédex descriptions

Red
Blue
LeafGreen
Bites anything when it attacks. Small and very quick, it is a common sight in many places.
Yellow Will chew on anything with its fangs. If you see one, it is certain that 40 more live in the area.
Gold
HeartGold
It eats anything. Wherever food is available, it will settle down and produce offspring continuously.
Silver
SoulSilver
Living wherever there is food available, it ceaselessly scavenges for edibles the entire day.
Crystal This POKéMON’s impressive vitality allows it to live anywhere. It also multiplies very quickly.
Ruby
Sapphire
RATTATA is cautious in the extreme. Even while it is asleep, it constantly listens by moving its ears around. It is not picky about where it lives - it will make its nest anywhere.
Emerald A RATTATA is cautious in the extreme. Even while it is asleep, it constantly moves its ears and listens for danger. It will make its nest anywhere.
FireRed Its fangs are long and very sharp. They grow continuously, so it gnaws on hard things to whittle them down.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Black
White
Cautious in the extreme, its hardy vitality lets it live in any kind of environment.
Black 2
White 2
It searches for food all day. It gnaws on hard objects to wear down its fangs, which grow constantly during its lifetime.

Evolution chart

Rattata
#019
Rattata
Normal

(Level 20)
Raticate
#020
Raticate
Normal

Name origin

rat
a rodent mammal
rat-a-tat-tat
repeated fast knocking sound

Moves learned by Rattata

Rattata sprites

Normal
Black/White
Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Rattata normal sprite
Female
Rattata normal sprite
Male
Rattata shiny sprite
Female
Rattata shiny sprite
Male
Rattata normal sprite
Female
Rattata normal sprite
Male
Rattata shiny sprite
Female
Rattata shiny sprite
Male

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Where to find Rattata

Red
Blue
Route 1, 2, 4, 9, 16, 21, 22
Yellow Route 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 16, 18, 21, 22
Gold
Silver
Route 1, 3, 4, 7, 9, 11, 22, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 38, 39, 46, Burned Tower, Mt. Mortar, Sprout Tower, Tin Tower, Tohjo Falls, Union Cave
Crystal Route 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11, 21, 22, 29, 32, 33, 34, 38, 39, 42, 46, Tohjo Falls
FireRed
LeafGreen
Route 1, 2, 4, 9, 16, 17, 18, 22
Diamond
Pearl
Route 225, 226
Platinum Route 225, 226
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 1, 3, 4, 7, 9, 11, 22, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 38, 39, 46, Bell Tower, Burned Tower, Mt. Mortar, Sprout Tower, Tohjo Falls, Union Cave
Black 2
White 2
Castelia City, Castelia Sewers, Relic Passage