Mew

Mew is a Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the New Species Pokémon.

Mew

Pokédex data

National № 151
Type Psychic
Species New Species Pokémon
Height 0.4 m (1′04″)
Weight 4.0 kg (8.8 lbs)
Abilities 1. Synchronize
Local № 151 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
250 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
151 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
255 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
151 (Let's Go Pikachu/Let's Go Eevee)

Training

EV yield 3 HP
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 100 (higher than normal)
Base Exp. 270
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 120 (30,584–30,840 steps)

Base stats

HP 100
310 404
Attack 100
184 328
Defense 100
184 328
Sp. Atk 100
184 328
Sp. Def 100
184 328
Speed 100
184 328
Total 600 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 Mew.

Evolution chart

Mew changes

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
So rare that it is still said to be a mirage by many experts. Only a few people have seen it worldwide.
Yellow When viewed through a microscope, this POKéMON’s short, fine, delicate hair can be seen.
Gold Apparently, it appears only to those people who are pure of heart and have a strong desire to see it.
Silver Its DNA is said to contain the genetic codes of all POKéMON, so it can use all kinds of techniques.
Crystal Because it can learn any move, some people began research to see if it is the ancestor of all POKéMON.
Ruby
Sapphire
MEW is said to possess the genetic composition of all POKéMON. It is capable of making itself invisible at will, so it entirely avoids notice even if it approaches people.
FireRed A POKéMON of South America that was thought to have been extinct. It is very intelligent and learns any move.
LeafGreen So rare that it is still said to be a mirage by many experts. Only a few people have seen it worldwide.
Emerald A MEW is said to possess the genes of all POKéMON. It is capable of making itself invisible at will, so it entirely avoids notice even if it approaches people.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Because it can use all kinds of moves, many scientists believe MEW to be the ancestor of Pokémon.
HeartGold Apparently, it appears only to those people who are pure of heart and have a strong desire to see it.
SoulSilver Its DNA is said to contain the genetic codes of all Pokémon, so it can use all kinds of techniques.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Because it can use all kinds of moves, many scientists believe Mew to be the ancestor of Pokémon.
X Because it can use all kinds of moves, many scientists believe Mew to be the ancestor of Pokémon.
Y Its DNA is said to contain the genetic codes of all Pokémon, so it can use all kinds of techniques.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Mew is said to possess the genetic composition of all Pokémon. It is capable of making itself invisible at will, so it entirely avoids notice even if it approaches people.
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
When viewed through a microscope, this Pokémon’s short, fine, delicate hair can be seen.
Sword It’s very intelligent and can use an incredible variety of moves. Many believe that all other Pokémon are descendants of this one.
Shield This mythical Pokémon is said to be extinct, but sightings of it are still being reported to this day.

Moves learned by Mew

Moves learnt by level up

Mew learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1PoundNormal 40 100
1Reflect TypeNormal
10AmnesiaPsychic
20Baton PassNormal
30Ancient PowerRock 60 100
40Life DewWater
50Nasty PlotDark
60MetronomeNormal
70ImprisonPsychic
80TransformNormal
90Aura SphereFighting 80
100PsychicPsychic 90 100

Egg moves

Mew does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield.

Moves learnt by TM

Mew is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
00Mega PunchNormal 80 85
01Mega KickNormal 120 75
02Pay DayNormal 40 100
03Fire PunchFire 75 100
04Ice PunchIce 75 100
05Thunder PunchElectric 75 100
06FlyFlying 90 95
07Pin MissileBug 25 95
08Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
09Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
10Magical LeafGrass 60
11Solar BeamGrass 120 100
12Solar BladeGrass 125 100
13Fire SpinFire 35 85
14Thunder WaveElectric 90
15DigGround 80 100
16ScreechNormal 85
17Light ScreenPsychic
18ReflectPsychic
19SafeguardNormal
20Self-DestructNormal 200 100
21RestPsychic
22Rock SlideRock 75 90
23ThiefDark 60 100
24SnoreNormal 50 100
25ProtectNormal
26Scary FaceNormal 100
27Icy WindIce 55 95
28Giga DrainGrass 75 100
29CharmFairy 100
30Steel WingSteel 70 90
31AttractNormal 100
32SandstormRock
33Rain DanceWater
34Sunny DayFire
35HailIce
36WhirlpoolWater 35 85
37Beat UpDark 100
38Will-O-WispFire 85
39FacadeNormal 70 100
40SwiftNormal 60
41Helping HandNormal
42RevengeFighting 60 100
43Brick BreakFighting 75 100
44ImprisonPsychic
45DiveWater 80 100
46Weather BallNormal 50 100
47Fake TearsDark 100
48Rock TombRock 60 95
49Sand TombGround 35 85
50Bullet SeedGrass 25 100
51Icicle SpearIce 25 100
52BounceFlying 85 85
53Mud ShotGround 55 95
54Rock BlastRock 25 90
55BrineWater 65 100
56U-turnBug 70 100
57PaybackDark 50 100
58AssuranceDark 60 100
59FlingDark 100
60Power SwapPsychic
61Guard SwapPsychic
62Speed SwapPsychic
63Drain PunchFighting 75 100
64AvalancheIce 60 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
66Thunder FangElectric 65 95
67Ice FangIce 65 95
68Fire FangFire 65 95
69Psycho CutPsychic 70 100
70Trick RoomPsychic
71Wonder RoomPsychic
72Magic RoomPsychic
73Cross PoisonPoison 70 100
74VenoshockPoison 65 100
75Low SweepFighting 65 100
76RoundNormal 60 100
77HexGhost 65 100
78AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
79RetaliateNormal 70 100
80Volt SwitchElectric 70 100
81BulldozeGround 60 100
82ElectrowebElectric 55 95
83Razor ShellWater 75 95
84Tail SlapNormal 25 85
85SnarlDark 55 95
86Phantom ForceGhost 90 100
87Draining KissFairy 50 100
88Grassy TerrainGrass
89Misty TerrainFairy
90Electric TerrainElectric
91Psychic TerrainPsychic
92Mystical FireFire 75 100
93Eerie ImpulseElectric 100
94False SwipeNormal 40 100
95Air SlashFlying 75 95
96Smart StrikeSteel 70
97Brutal SwingDark 60 100
98Stomping TantrumGround 75 100
99Breaking SwipeDragon 60 100

Moves learnt by TR

Mew is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

TR
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
00Swords DanceNormal
01Body SlamNormal 85 100
02FlamethrowerFire 90 100
03Hydro PumpWater 110 80
04SurfWater 90 100
05Ice BeamIce 90 100
06BlizzardIce 110 70
07Low KickFighting 100
08ThunderboltElectric 90 100
09ThunderElectric 110 70
10EarthquakeGround 100 100
11PsychicPsychic 90 100
12AgilityPsychic
13Focus EnergyNormal
14MetronomeNormal
15Fire BlastFire 110 85
16WaterfallWater 80 100
17AmnesiaPsychic
18Leech LifeBug 80 100
19Tri AttackNormal 80 100
20SubstituteNormal
21ReversalFighting 100
22Sludge BombPoison 90 100
23SpikesGround
24OutrageDragon 120 100
25PsyshockPsychic 80 100
26EndureNormal
27Sleep TalkNormal
28MegahornBug 120 85
29Baton PassNormal
30EncoreNormal 100
31Iron TailSteel 100 75
32CrunchDark 80 100
33Shadow BallGhost 80 100
34Future SightPsychic 120 100
35UproarNormal 90 100
36Heat WaveFire 95 90
37TauntDark 100
38TrickPsychic 100
39SuperpowerFighting 120 100
40Skill SwapPsychic
41Blaze KickFire 85 90
42Hyper VoiceNormal 90 100
43OverheatFire 130 90
44Cosmic PowerPsychic
45Muddy WaterWater 90 85
46Iron DefenseSteel
47Dragon ClawDragon 80 100
48Bulk UpFighting
49Calm MindPsychic
50Leaf BladeGrass 90 100
51Dragon DanceDragon
52Gyro BallSteel 100
53Close CombatFighting 120 100
54Toxic SpikesPoison
55Flare BlitzFire 120 100
56Aura SphereFighting 80
57Poison JabPoison 80 100
58Dark PulseDark 80 100
59Seed BombGrass 80 100
60X-ScissorBug 80 100
61Bug BuzzBug 90 100
62Dragon PulseDragon 85 100
63Power GemRock 80 100
64Focus BlastFighting 120 70
65Energy BallGrass 90 100
66Brave BirdFlying 120 100
67Earth PowerGround 90 100
68Nasty PlotDark
69Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90
70Flash CannonSteel 80 100
71Leaf StormGrass 130 90
72Power WhipGrass 120 85
73Gunk ShotPoison 120 80
74Iron HeadSteel 80 100
75Stone EdgeRock 100 80
76Stealth RockRock
77Grass KnotGrass 100
78Sludge WavePoison 95 100
79Heavy SlamSteel 100
80Electro BallElectric 100
81Foul PlayDark 95 100
82Stored PowerPsychic 20 100
83Ally SwitchPsychic
84ScaldWater 80 100
85Work UpNormal
86Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
87Drill RunGround 80 95
88Heat CrashFire 100
89HurricaneFlying 110 70
90Play RoughFairy 90 90
91Venom DrenchPoison 100
92Dazzling GleamFairy 80 100
93Darkest LariatDark 85 100
94High HorsepowerGround 95 95
95Throat ChopDark 80 100
96Pollen PuffBug 90 100
97Psychic FangsPsychic 85 100
98LiquidationWater 85 100
99Body PressFighting 80 100

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConfusionPsychic 50 100
1MimicNormal
1PoundNormal 40 100
11SwiftNormal 60
22AmnesiaPsychic
33PsywavePsychic 80
44BarrierPsychic
55Mega PunchNormal 80 85
66MetronomeNormal
77PsychicPsychic 90 100
88Nasty PlotDark
99TransformNormal

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01HeadbuttNormal 70 100
02TauntDark 100
03Helping HandNormal
04TeleportPsychic
05RestPsychic
06Light ScreenPsychic
07ProtectNormal
08SubstituteNormal
09ReflectPsychic
10DigGround 80 100
11Will-O-WispFire 85
12FacadeNormal 70 100
13Brick BreakFighting 75 100
14FlyFlying 90 95
15Seismic TossFighting 100
16Thunder WaveElectric 90
17Dragon TailDragon 60 90
18U-turnBug 70 100
19Iron TailSteel 100 75
20Dark PulseDark 80 100
21Foul PlayDark 95 100
22Rock SlideRock 75 90
23Thunder PunchElectric 75 100
24X-ScissorBug 80 100
25WaterfallWater 80 100
26Poison JabPoison 80 100
27ToxicPoison 90
28Tri AttackNormal 80 100
29ScaldWater 80 100
30Bulk UpFighting
31Fire PunchFire 75 100
32Dazzling GleamFairy 80 100
33Calm MindPsychic
34Dragon PulseDragon 85 100
35Ice PunchIce 75 100
36ThunderboltElectric 90 100
37FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38ThunderElectric 110 70
39OutrageDragon 120 100
40PsychicPsychic 90 100
41EarthquakeGround 100 100
42Self-DestructNormal 200 100
43Shadow BallGhost 80 100
44Play RoughFairy 90 90
45Solar BeamGrass 120 100
46Fire BlastFire 110 85
47SurfWater 90 100
48Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
49SuperpowerFighting 120 100
50RoostFlying
51BlizzardIce 110 70
52Sludge BombPoison 90 100
53Mega DrainGrass 40 100
54Flash CannonSteel 80 100
55Ice BeamIce 90 100
56Stealth RockRock
57Pay DayNormal 40 100
58Drill RunGround 80 95
59Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
60MegahornBug 120 85

Mew sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Mew  sprite from Red & Blue Mew  sprite from Silver Mew  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Mew  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Mew  sprite from Black & White Mew  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Mew Shiny sprite from Silver Mew Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Mew Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Mew Shiny sprite from Black & White Mew Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Mew

Red
Blue
Yellow
Trade/migrate from another game
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Faraway Island
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Location data not yet available
Sword
Shield
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English Mew
Japanese ミュウ (Mew)
German Mew
French Mew

Name origin

mew
cat sound