Roost (move)

Move data

Type Flying
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 10  (max. 16)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 4

Machine/Record

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
TM51
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
TM19
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
TM19
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee TM50

Effects

User recovers half of its max HP and loses the Flying type temporarily.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Flyinium Z and uses its Z-Power, Roost turns into Z-Roost and eliminates any stat drops applied to the user, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Other languages

English Roost
Japanese はねやすめ (Hane Yasume)
German Ruheort
French Atterrissage
Italian Trespolo
Spanish Respiro

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user lands and rests its body. It restores the user’s HP by up to half of its max HP.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user lands and rests its body. It restores the user’s HP by up to half of its max HP.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user lands and rests its body. It restores the user’s HP by up to half of its max HP.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee
The user lands and rests its body. It restores the user’s HP by up to half of its max HP.
Sword​/​Shield The user lands and rests its body. This move restores the user’s HP by up to half of its max HP.

Learnt by level up

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

Hoothoot
#163 / Normal · Flying
Level 30
Noctowl
#164 / Normal · Flying
Level 38
Dunsparce
#206 / Normal
Level 40
Mantine
#226 / Water · Flying
Level 1
Wingull
#278 / Water · Flying
Level 40
Pelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
Level 48
Pidove
#519 / Normal · Flying
Level 36
Tranquill
#520 / Normal · Flying
Level 44
Unfezant
#521 / Normal · Flying
Level 50
Fletchling
#661 / Normal · Flying
Level 45
Fletchinder
#662 / Fire · Flying
Level 57
Talonflame
#663 / Fire · Flying
Level 65
Hawlucha
#701 / Fighting · Flying
Level 36
Noibat
#714 / Flying · Dragon
Level 44
Noivern
#715 / Flying · Dragon
Level 44

Learnt by breeding

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