Glameow

Glameow is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Catty Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 431
Type Normal
Species Catty Pokémon
Height 0.5 m (1′08″)
Weight 3.9 kg (8.6 lbs)
Abilities 1. Limber
2. Own Tempo
Keen Eye (hidden ability)
Local № 076 (Diamond/Pearl)
076 (Platinum)
076 (Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl)
152 (Legends: Arceus)

Training

EV yield 1 Speed
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 62
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 25% male, 75% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 49
208 302
Attack 55
103 229
Defense 42
80 201
Sp. Atk 42
80 201
Sp. Def 37
71 190
Speed 85
157 295
Total 310 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 Glameow.

Evolution chart

(Level 38)

Glameow changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond It claws if displeased and purrs when affectionate. Its fickleness is very popular among some.
Pearl With its sharp glare, it puts foes in a mild hypnotic state. It is a very fickle Pokémon.
Platinum It hides its spiteful tendency of hooking its claws into the nose of its Trainer if it isn’t fed.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
When it’s happy, GLAMEOW demonstrates beautiful movements of its tail, like a dancing ribbon.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It hides its spiteful tendency of hooking its claws into the nose of its Trainer if it isn’t fed.
X
Omega Ruby
It claws if displeased and purrs when affectionate. Its fickleness is very popular among some.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
When it’s happy, Glameow demonstrates beautiful movements of its tail, like a dancing ribbon.
Brilliant Diamond It claws if displeased and purrs when affectionate. Its fickleness is very popular among some.
Shining Pearl With its sharp glare, it puts foes in a mild hypnotic state. It is a very fickle Pokémon.
Legends: Arceus Bewitches humans with its helical tail and piercing gaze. Its hidden claws are quite sharp as well, making this Pokémon an exceedingly tricky opponent if antagonized.

Moves learned by Glameow

Moves learnt by level up

Glameow learns the following moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Fake OutNormalPhysical 40 100
5ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
8GrowlNormalStatus 100
13HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
17Aerial AceFlyingPhysical 60
20Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
25CharmFairyStatus 100
29TauntDarkStatus 100
32RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100
37SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
41Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
44AttractNormalStatus 100
48Hone ClawsDarkStatus
50Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90

Egg moves

Glameow learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Glameow gen 8 learnset page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Last ResortNormalPhysical 140 100
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
Tail WhipNormalStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

Glameow is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl:

Moves learnt by level up

Glameow learns the following moves in Pokémon Legends: Arceus at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
5HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
10Nasty PlotDarkStatus
16SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
23Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
31Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90
40Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100

Move Tutor moves

Glameow can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Legends: Arceus from move tutors:

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aerial AceFlyingPhysical 60
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90
RestPsychicStatus
Shadow BallGhostSpecial 80 100
Shadow ClawGhostPhysical 70 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 60
ThunderboltElectricSpecial 90 100
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Glameow sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8 Generation 9
Normal Glameow  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Glameow  sprite from Black & White Glameow  sprite from X & Y Glameow  sprite from Legends: Arceus
Shiny Glameow Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Glameow Shiny sprite from Black & White Glameow Shiny sprite from X & Y Glameow Shiny sprite from Legends: Arceus

Where to find Glameow

Diamond Trade/migrate from another game
Pearl Route 218, 222
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Mirage Spots
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game
Brilliant Diamond Trade/migrate from another game
Shining Pearl Route 218, 222, Spacious Cave, Grassland Cave, Riverbank Cave, Still-Water Cavern, Sunlit Cavern
Legends: Arceus Crossing Slope, Glacier Terrace, Veilstone Cape
Scarlet
Violet
Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Glameow
Japanese ニャルマー (Nyarmar)
German Charmian
French Chaglam

Name origin

glamour
expensive good looks
meow
the sound a cat makes