Spearow

Spearow is a Normal/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Tiny Bird Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Eats bugs in grassy areas. It has to flap its short wings at high speed to stay airborne.
Yellow Inept at flying high. However, it can fly around very fast to protect its territory.
Gold It flaps its short wings to flush out insects from tall grass. It then plucks them with its stubby beak.
Silver Very protective of its territory, it flaps its short wings busily to dart around at high speed.
Crystal To protect its territory, it flies around ceaselessly, making high-pitched cries.
Ruby
Sapphire
SPEAROW has a very loud cry that can be heard over half a mile away. If its high, keening cry is heard echoing all around, it is a sign that they are warning each other of danger.
FireRed It busily flits around here and there. Even if it is frail, it can be a tough foe that uses MIRROR MOVE.
LeafGreen Eats bugs in grassy areas. It has to flap its short wings at high speed to stay airborne.
Emerald Its loud cry can be heard over half a mile away. If its high, keening cry is heard echoing all around, it is a sign that they are warning each other of danger.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It flaps its small wings busily to fly. Using its beak, it searches in grass for prey.
HeartGold It flaps its short wings to flush out insects from tall grass. It then plucks them with its stubby beak.
SoulSilver Very protective of its territory, it flaps its short wings busily to dart around at high speed.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It flaps its small wings busily to fly. Using its beak, it searches in grass for prey.
X Very protective of its territory, it flaps its short wings busily to dart around at high speed.
Y Eats bugs in grassy areas. It has to flap its short wings at high speed to stay airborne.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Spearow has a very loud cry that can be heard over half a mile away. If its high, keening cry is heard echoing all around, it is a sign that they are warning each other of danger.
Sun Its short wings make it inept at flying. It moves about hurriedly and pecks at Bug-type Pokémon in the tall grass.
Moon Farmers whose fields are troubled by bug Pokémon appreciate Spearow for its vigorous appetite and look after it.

Evolution chart

Spearow
#021
Spearow
Normal · Flying

(Level 20)
Fearow
#022
Fearow
Normal · Flying

Name origin

spear
pointed weapon
sparrow
a species of bird

Moves learned by Spearow

Spearow sprites

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

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Where to find Spearow

Red
Blue
Route 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23
Yellow Route 3, 4, 9, 16, 18, 22
Gold
Silver
Route 3, 4, 7, 9, 10, 22, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 35, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46
Crystal Route 3, 4, 7, 9, 10, 22, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 42, 46
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Route 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, Canyon Entrance, Cape Brink, Kindle Road, Mt. Ember, Ruin Valley, Treasure Beach, Water Path
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Route 225, 226
Platinum Route 225
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 3, 4, 7, 9, 10, 11, 16, 22, 33, 42, 44, 45, 46, 47, Azalea Town, Vermilion City
Black
White
Breed Fearow
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Breed Fearow
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Route 2, 3