Smeargle

Smeargle is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Painter Pokémon.

Pokédex descriptions

Gold
LeafGreen
HeartGold
A special fluid oozes from the tip of its tail. It paints the fluid everywhere to mark its territory.
Silver
FireRed
SoulSilver
Once it becomes an adult, it has a tendency to let its comrades plant footprints on its back.
Crystal The color of the mysterious fluid secreted from its tail is predetermined for each SMEARGLE.
Ruby
Sapphire
SMEARGLE marks the boundaries of its territory using a body fluid that leaks out from the tip of its tail. Over 5,000 different marks left by this POKéMON have been found.
Emerald A SMEARGLE marks its territory using a fluid that leaks out from the tip of its tail. About 5,000 different marks left by this POKéMON have been found.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It marks its territory by using its tail like a paintbrush. There are more than 5,000 different marks.

Evolution chart

  • Smeargle does not evolve.

Name origin

smear
smudge (e.g. ink, paint)
beagle
a breed of dog

Moves learned by Smeargle

Smeargle sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Smeargle normal sprite Smeargle shiny sprite Smeargle normal sprite Smeargle shiny sprite

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Where to find Smeargle

Gold
Silver
Ruins of Alph
Emerald Altering Cave, Artisan Cave
Diamond
Pearl
Route 212
Platinum Route 208, 212
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Ruins of Alph
Black
White
Route 5
X
Y
Route 7 (Rivière Walk)