Chimecho

Chimecho is a Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Wind Chime Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 358
Type Psychic
Species Wind Chime Pokémon
Height 2′00″ (0.6 m)
Weight 2.2 lbs (1.0 kg)
Abilities Levitate
Local № 151 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
083 (Diamond/Pearl)
083 (Platinum)
112 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
158 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)

Training

EV yield 1 Special Attack, 1 Special Defense
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 159
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Amorphous
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 25 (base 6,400 steps)

Base stats

HP 75
260 354
Attack 50
94 218
Defense 80
148 284
Sp. Atk 95
175 317
Sp. Def 90
166 306
Speed 65
121 251
Total 455 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Chimecho.

Evolution chart

(high Friendship, Nighttime)

Chimecho changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby CHIMECHO makes its cries echo inside its hollow body. When this POKéMON becomes enraged, its cries result in ultrasonic waves that have the power to knock foes flying.
Sapphire In high winds, CHIMECHO cries as it hangs from a tree branch or the eaves of a building using a suction cup on its head. This POKéMON plucks berries with its long tail and eats them.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It travels by riding on winds. It cleverly uses its long tail to pluck nuts and berries, which it loves to eat.
Emerald They fly about very actively when the hot season arrives. They communicate among themselves using seven different and distinguishing cries.
Diamond To knock foes flying, it makes the air shudder with its cries. It converses using seven cries.
Pearl Emitting ultrasonic cries, it floats on winds to travel great distances.
Platinum Its cries echo inside its hollow body to emerge as beautiful notes for startling and repelling foes.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It uses the sucker on its head to hang from a tree or from eaves. It can produce seven different tones.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Its cries echo inside its hollow body to emerge as beautiful notes for startling and repelling foes.
X It uses the sucker on its head to hang from a tree or from eaves. It can produce seven different tones.
Y Emitting ultrasonic cries, it floats on winds to travel great distances.
Omega Ruby Chimecho makes its cries echo inside its hollow body. When this Pokémon becomes enraged, its cries result in ultrasonic waves that have the power to knock foes flying.
Alpha Sapphire In high winds, Chimecho cries as it hangs from a tree branch or the eaves of a building using a suction cup on its head. This Pokémon plucks berries with its long tail and eats them.

Moves learned by Chimecho

Moves learnt by level up

Chimecho learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhost 30 100
1ConfusionPsychic 50 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1Healing WishPsychic
1SynchronoisePsychic 120 100
1WrapNormal 15 90
4GrowlNormal 100
7AstonishGhost 30 100
10ConfusionPsychic 50 100
13YawnNormal
16PsywavePsychic 80
19Take DownNormal 90 85
22ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100
27Heal BellNormal
32UproarNormal 90 100
37SafeguardNormal
42Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
47Heal PulsePsychic
52SynchronoisePsychic 120 100
57Healing WishPsychic

Egg moves

Chimecho learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Chimecho egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Cosmic PowerPsychic
Crafty ShieldFairy
CurseGhost
DisableNormal 100
Future SightPsychic 120 100
HypnosisPsychic 60
Perish SongNormal
RecoverNormal
Skill SwapPsychic
Stored PowerPsychic 20 100
WishNormal

Move Tutor moves

Chimecho can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Chimecho. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
EntrainmentNormal 100 Level up
Last ResortNormal 140 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

Chimecho is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3PsyshockPsychic 80 100
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
99Dazzling GleamFairy 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Chimecho can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Pre-evolution
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

Chimecho learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun & Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhost 30 100
1ConfusionPsychic 50 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1Healing WishPsychic
1SynchronoisePsychic 120 100
1WrapNormal 15 90
4GrowlNormal 100
7AstonishGhost 30 100
10ConfusionPsychic 50 100
13YawnNormal
16PsywavePsychic 80
19Take DownNormal 90 85
22ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100
27Heal BellNormal
32UproarNormal 90 100
37SafeguardNormal
42Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
47Heal PulsePsychic
52SynchronoisePsychic 120 100
57Healing WishPsychic

Egg moves

Chimecho learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Chimecho egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Cosmic PowerPsychic
CurseGhost
DisableNormal 100
Future SightPsychic 120 100
HypnosisPsychic 60
RecoverNormal
Skill SwapPsychic
Stored PowerPsychic 20 100
WishNormal

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Sun & Moon by a previous evolution of Chimecho. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
EntrainmentNormal 100 Level up
Last ResortNormal 140 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

Chimecho is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3PsyshockPsychic 80 100
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
99Dazzling GleamFairy 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Chimecho can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Pre-evolution
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Chimecho sprites

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

Where to find Chimecho

Ruby
Sapphire
Mt. Pyre
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Mt. Pyre
Diamond
Pearl
Mt. Coronet, Sendoff Spring
Platinum Mt. Coronet, Turnback Cave
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Chingling
Black
White
Abundant Shrine
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Evolve Chingling
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Mt. Pyre
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game

Other languages

English Chimecho
Japanese チリーン (Chirean)
German Palimpalim
French Éoko

Name origin

chime
to ring out (e.g. a bell)
echo
(of sound) to reverberate