Espeon

Espeon is a Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Sun Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold It uses the fine hair that covers its body to sense air currents and predict its enemy's actions.
Silver By reading air currents, it can predict things such as the weather or its foe's next move.
Crystal The tip of its forked tail quivers when it is predicting its opponent's next move.
Ruby
Sapphire
ESPEON is extremely loyal to any TRAINER it considers to be worthy. It is said that this POKéMON developed its precognitive powers to protect its TRAINER from harm.
FireRed By reading air currents, it can predict things such as the weather or its foe’s next move.
LeafGreen It uses the fine hair that covers its body to sense air currents and predict its enemy’s actions.
Emerald An ESPEON is extremely loyal to any TRAINER it considers to be worthy. It is said to have developed precognitive powers to protect its TRAINER from harm.
Diamond
Pearl
Its fur has the look and feel of velvet. The orb on its forehead glows when it uses psycho-power.
Platinum Its fur is so sensitive, it can sense minute shifts in the air and predict the weather.
HeartGold It uses the fine hair that covers its body to sense air currents and predict its enemy’s actions.
SoulSilver By reading air currents, it can predict things such as the weather or its foe’s next move.
Black
White
Its fur is so sensitive, it can sense minute shifts in the air and predict the weather.
Black 2
White 2
Its fur is so sensitive, it can feel minute shifts in the air and predict the weather...and its foes’ thoughts.
X The tip of its forked tail quivers when it is predicting its opponent’s next move.
Y Its fur is so sensitive, it can feel minute shifts in the air and predict the weather...and its foes’ thoughts.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Espeon is extremely loyal to any Trainer it considers to be worthy. It is said that this Pokémon developed its precognitive powers to protect its Trainer from harm.
Sun It can instantaneously sense its opponent’s movements by feeling air currents with its fine fur.
Moon It unleashes psychic power from the orb on its forehead. When its power is exhausted, the orb grows dull and dark.
Ultra Sun Although it originally had no powers at all, people say its precognitive faculties were awakened by its need to protect itself.
Ultra Moon Psychic power builds up in the orb on its forehead as it bathes in the sunshine. Espeon is not good at battling at night.

Evolution chart

Vaporeon
#134
Vaporeon
Water
(use Water Stone)

Jolteon
#135
Jolteon
Electric

(use Thunderstone)

Flareon
#136
Flareon
Fire

(use Fire Stone)

Sylveon
#700
Sylveon
Fairy

(2♥ Affection in Pokémon Amie, knowing Fairy move)
Eevee
#133
Eevee
Normal
(Happiness, Daytime)
Espeon
#196
Espeon
Psychic

(Happiness, Nighttime)
Umbreon
#197
Umbreon
Dark


(near a Mossy Rock)
Leafeon
#470
Leafeon
Grass


(near an Icy Rock)
Glaceon
#471
Glaceon
Ice

Name origin

ESP
Extra Sensory Perception; psychic power
eon
long period of time (implying evolution)

Moves learned by Espeon

Espeon sprites

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

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Where to find Espeon

Gold
Silver
Evolve Eevee
Crystal Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Evolve Eevee
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Eevee
Black
White
Trade/migrate from another game
Black 2
White 2
Evolve Eevee
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Eevee
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 4, 6