Fearow

Fearow is a Normal/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Beak Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 022
Type Normal Flying
Species Beak Pokémon
Height 3′11″ (1.2 m)
Weight 83.8 lbs (38.0 kg)
Abilities Keen Eye
Sniper (hidden ability)
Local № 022 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
014 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
022 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
014 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
110 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
074 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
088 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 2 Speed
Catch rate 90 (11.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 155
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Flying
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (base 3,840 steps)

Base stats

HP 65
240 334
Attack 90
166 306
Defense 65
121 251
Sp. Atk 61
114 243
Sp. Def 61
114 243
Speed 100
184 328
Total 442 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 Fearow.

Evolution chart

(Level 20)

Fearow changes

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
With its huge and magnificent wings, it can keep aloft without ever having to land for rest.
Yellow A POKéMON that dates back many years. If it senses danger, it flies high and away, instantly.
Gold It shoots itself suddenly high into the sky, then plummets down in one fell swoop to strike its prey.
Silver It cleverly uses its thin, long beak to pluck and eat small insects that hide under the ground.
Crystal It uses its long beak to attack. It has a surprisingly long reach, so it must be treated with caution.
Ruby
Sapphire
FEAROW is recognized by its long neck and elongated beak. They are conveniently shaped for catching prey in soil or water. It deftly moves its long and skinny beak to pluck prey.
FireRed Its huge and magnificent wings can keep it aloft in the sky. It can remain flying a whole day without landing.
LeafGreen With its huge and magnificent wings, it can keep aloft without ever having to land for rest.
Emerald Its long neck and elongated beak are ideal for catching prey in soil or water. It deftly moves this extended and skinny beak to pluck prey.
Diamond
Platinum
It has the stamina to fly all day on its broad wings. It fights by using its sharp beak.
Pearl It has the stamina to keep flying all day on its broad wings. It fights by using its sharp beak.
HeartGold It shoots itself suddenly high into the sky, then plummets down in one fell swoop to strike its prey.
SoulSilver It cleverly uses its thin, long beak to pluck and eat small insects that hide under the ground.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It has the stamina to fly all day on its broad wings. It fights by using its sharp beak.
X With its huge and magnificent wings, it can keep aloft without ever having to land for rest.
Y It has the stamina to fly all day on its broad wings. It fights by using its sharp beak.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Fearow is recognized by its long neck and elongated beak. They are conveniently shaped for catching prey in soil or water. It deftly moves its long and skinny beak to pluck prey.
Sun It’s tough and has excellent stamina. It has no problem flying continuously for a whole day carrying a heavy load.
Moon Drawings of a Pokémon resembling Fearow can be seen in murals from deep in ancient history.
Ultra Sun Carrying food through Fearow’s territory is dangerous. It will snatch the food away from you in a flash!
Ultra Moon In Alola, fish Pokémon are its prey. It can be seen circling above the ocean searching for food.

Moves learned by Fearow

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Drill RunGround 80 95
1GrowlNormal 100
1LeerNormal 100
1PeckFlying 35 100
1PluckFlying 60 100
1PursuitDark 40 100
4LeerNormal 100
8PursuitDark 40 100
11Fury AttackNormal 15 85
15Aerial AceFlying 60
18Mirror MoveFlying
23AssuranceDark 60 100
27AgilityPsychic
32Focus EnergyNormal
36RoostFlying
41Drill PeckFlying 80 100
45Drill RunGround 80 95

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhost 30 100
Feather DanceFlying 100
Feint AttackDark 60
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
Razor WindNormal 80 100
Scary FaceNormal 100
Sky AttackFlying 140 90
Steel WingSteel 70 90
Tri AttackNormal 80 100
UproarNormal 90 100
WhirlwindNormal

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlying
Drill RunGround 80 95
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Laser FocusNormal
Sky AttackFlying 140 90
SnoreNormal 50 100
TailwindFlying
Throat ChopDark 80 100
UproarNormal 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19RoostFlying
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
76FlyFlying 90 95
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Fearow 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Drill RunGround 80 95
1GrowlNormal 100
1LeerNormal 100
1PeckFlying 35 100
1PluckFlying 60 100
1PursuitDark 40 100
4LeerNormal 100
8PursuitDark 40 100
11Fury AttackNormal 15 85
15Aerial AceFlying 60
18Mirror MoveFlying
23AssuranceDark 60 100
27AgilityPsychic
32Focus EnergyNormal
36RoostFlying
41Drill PeckFlying 80 100
45Drill RunGround 80 95

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhost 30 100
Feather DanceFlying 100
Feint AttackDark 60
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
Razor WindNormal 80 100
Scary FaceNormal 100
Sky AttackFlying 140 90
Steel WingSteel 70 90
Tri AttackNormal 80 100
UproarNormal 90 100
WhirlwindNormal

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19RoostFlying
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
76FlyFlying 90 95
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Fearow 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Fearow sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Fearow  sprite from Red & Blue Fearow  sprite from Silver Fearow  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Fearow  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Fearow  sprite from Black & White Fearow  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Fearow Shiny sprite from Silver Fearow Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Fearow Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Fearow Shiny sprite from Black & White Fearow Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Fearow

Red
Blue
Route 17, 18, 23
Yellow Route 9, 16, 17, 18, 23
Gold
Silver
Route 9, 10, 16, 17, 18, 22
Crystal Route 9, 10, 16, 17, 18, 22, 42
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Route 17, 18, 23, Canyon Entrance, Cape Brink, Kindle Road, Mt. Ember, Ruin Valley, Seavault Canyon, Treasure Beach, Water Path
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 225, 226, 227, Stark Mountain
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 9, 10, 16, 17, 18, 22, 47, 48
Black
White
Route 15
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Victory Road
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 10, 17, Mount Hokulani, Poni Plains

Other languages

English Fearow
Japanese オニドリル (Onidrill)
German Ibitak
French Rapasdepic

Name origin

fear
to be scared of
sparrow
a species of bird