Raticate

Raticate is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Mouse Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
It uses its whiskers to maintain its balance. It apparently slows down if they are cut off.
Yellow Its hind feet are webbed. They act as flippers, so it can swim in rivers and hunt for prey.
Gold Gnaws on anything with its tough fangs. It can even topple concrete buildings by gnawing on them.
Silver Its whiskers help it to maintain balance. Its fangs never stop growing, so it gnaws to pare them down.
Crystal The webs on its hind legs enable it to cross rivers. It searches wide areas for food.
Ruby
Sapphire
RATICATE’s sturdy fangs grow steadily. To keep them ground down, it gnaws on rocks and logs. It may even chew on the walls of houses.
FireRed Its rear feet have three toes each. They are webbed, enabling it to swim across rivers.
LeafGreen It uses its whiskers to maintain its balance. It apparently slows down if they are cut off.
Emerald A RATICATE’s sturdy fangs grow steadily. To keep them ground down, it gnaws on rocks and logs. It may even chew on the walls of houses.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It whittles its constantly growing fangs by gnawing on hard things. It can chew apart cinder walls.
HeartGold Gnaws on anything with its tough fangs. It can even topple concrete buildings by gnawing on them.
SoulSilver Its whiskers help it to maintain balance. Its fangs never stop growing, so it gnaws to pare them down.
Black
White
It whittles its constantly growing fangs by gnawing on hard things. It can chew apart cinder walls.
Black 2
White 2
With its long fangs, this surprisingly violent Pokémon can gnaw away even thick concrete with ease.
X It whittles its constantly growing fangs by gnawing on hard things. It can chew apart cinder walls.
Y The webs on its hind legs enable it to cross rivers. It searches wide areas for food.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Raticate’s sturdy fangs grow steadily. To keep them ground down, it gnaws on rocks and logs. It may even chew on the walls of houses.
Sun Its hind feet are webbed, so it’s a strong swimmer. It can cross rivers and sometimes even oceans.
Moon Its disposition is far more violent than its looks would suggest. Don’t let your hand get too close to its face, as it could bite your hand clean off.
Ultra Sun People say that it fled from its enemies by using its small webbed hind feet to swim from island to island in Alola.
Ultra Moon Its whiskers are essential for maintaining its balance. No matter how friendly you are, it will get angry and bite you if you touch its whiskers.

Evolution chart

Rattata
#019
Rattata
Normal

(Level 20)
Raticate
#020
Raticate
Normal
Alolan Rattata
#019
Rattata
Alolan Rattata
Dark · Normal

(Level 20, Nighttime, in Alola)
Alolan Raticate
#020
Raticate
Alolan Raticate
Dark · Normal

Name origin

rat
a rodent mammal
eradicate
to exterminate

Moves learned by Raticate

Raticate sprites

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

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Where to find Raticate

Red
Blue
Route 16, 17, 18, 21
Yellow Route 9, 10, 11, 16, 18, 21, Pokémon Mansion
Gold
Silver
Route 7, 9, 10, 26, 27, 38, 39, Burned Tower, Mt. Mortar, Tohjo Falls, Union Cave
Crystal Route 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 21, 26, 27, 38, 39, 42, 43, Tohjo Falls
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Route 16, 17, 18, Pokémon Mansion
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 225, 226
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 7, 9, 10, 26, 27, 38, 39, 47, Burned Tower, Mt. Mortar, Tohjo Falls, Union Cave
Black
White
Dreamyard
Black 2
White 2
Dreamyard, Relic Passage, Strange House
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 118
Sun
Moon
Route 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, Akala Outskirts, Tapu Village, Malie City, Poni Wilds, Ancient Poni Path, Poni Grove, Poni Plains, Poni Gauntlet
Ultra Sun Route 8, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, Akala Outskirts, Tapu Village, Mount Lanakila, Poni Plains
Ultra Moon Route 8, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, Akala Outskirts, Tapu Village, Mount Lanakila, Poni Plains, Heahea Beach