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 1.2 m (3′11″)
Weight 38.0 kg (83.8 lbs)
Abilities 1. 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)
022 (Let's Go Pikachu/Let's Go Eevee)

Training

EV yield 2 Speed
Catch rate 90 (11.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 155
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Flying
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (3,599–3,855 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.
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
A Pokémon that dates back many years. If it senses danger, it flies high and away, instantly.

Moves learned by Fearow

Moves learnt by level up

Fearow learns the following moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Drill RunGroundPhysical 80 95
1Focus EnergyNormalStatus
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1PeckFlyingPhysical 35 100
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
1Sky AttackFlyingPhysical 140 90
3GrowlNormalStatus 100
8LeerNormalStatus 100
11Focus EnergyNormalStatus
16Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
19Mirror MoveFlyingStatus
29RoostFlyingStatus
37AgilityPsychicStatus
47Drill PeckFlyingPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Fearow is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
05RestPsychicStatus
07ProtectNormalStatus
08SubstituteNormalStatus
12FacadeNormalPhysical 70 100
14FlyFlyingPhysical 90 95
18U-turnBugPhysical 70 100
27ToxicPoisonStatus 90
28Tri AttackNormalSpecial 80 100
48Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90
50RoostFlyingStatus
58Drill RunGroundPhysical 80 95

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 RunGroundPhysical 80 95
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1PeckFlyingPhysical 35 100
1PluckFlyingPhysical 60 100
1PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
4LeerNormalStatus 100
8PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
11Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
15Aerial AceFlyingPhysical 60
18Mirror MoveFlyingStatus
23AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
27AgilityPsychicStatus
32Focus EnergyNormalStatus
36RoostFlyingStatus
41Drill PeckFlyingPhysical 80 100
45Drill RunGroundPhysical 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.
AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
Feather DanceFlyingStatus 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100
Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
Sky AttackFlyingPhysical 140 90
Steel WingSteelPhysical 70 90
Tri AttackNormalSpecial 80 100
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100
WhirlwindNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlyingStatus
Drill RunGroundPhysical 80 95
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
Laser FocusNormalStatus
Sky AttackFlyingPhysical 140 90
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
TailwindFlyingStatus
Throat ChopDarkPhysical 80 100
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

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
BideNormalPhysical Generation 1 — TM
RageNormalPhysical 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
DetectFightingStatus Generation 2 — TM
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlyingSpecial 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragonSpecial 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Fearow sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
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 Fearow  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
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 Fearow Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

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, Sevault 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
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Route 3, 4, 9, 10, 22, 23
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game

Other languages

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

Name origin

fear
to be scared of
sparrow
a species of bird