Xatu

Xatu is a Psychic/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Mystic Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold They say that it stays still and quiet because it is seeing both the past and future at the same time.
Silver In South America, it is said that its right eye sees the future and its left eye views the past.
Crystal Once it begins to meditate at sunrise, the entire day will pass before it will move again.
Ruby XATU stands rooted and still in one spot all day long. People believe that this POKéMON does so out of fear of the terrible things it has foreseen in the future.
Sapphire XATU is known to stand motionless while staring at the sun all day long. Some people revere it as a mystical POKéMON out of their belief that XATU is in possession of the power to see into the future.
FireRed In South America, it is said that its right eye sees the future and its left eye views the past.
LeafGreen They say that it stays still and quiet because it is seeing both the past and future at the same time.
Emerald It has the enigmatic power of foreseeing the future. Some people in different lands have long believed that XATU are emissaries from another world.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
This odd Pokémon can see both the past and the future. It eyes the sun’s movement all day.
HeartGold They say that it stays still and quiet because it is seeing both the past and future at the same time.
SoulSilver In South America, it is said that its right eye sees the future and its left eye views the past.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
This odd Pokémon can see both the past and the future. It eyes the sun’s movement all day.
X Once it begins to meditate at sunrise, the entire day will pass before it will move again.
Y They say that it stays still and quiet because it is seeing both the past and future at the same time.
Omega Ruby Xatu stands rooted and still in one spot all day long. People believe that this Pokémon does so out of fear of the terrible things it has foreseen in the future.
Alpha Sapphire Xatu is known to stand motionless while staring at the sun all day long. Some people revere it as a mystical Pokémon out of their belief that Xatu is in possession of the power to see into the future.

Evolution chart

Natu
#177
Natu
Psychic · Flying

(Level 25)
Xatu
#178
Xatu
Psychic · Flying

Name origin

X
exotic
Atu
the first man, in Samoan mythology

Moves learned by Xatu

Xatu sprites

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

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Where to find Xatu

Gold
Silver
Evolve Natu
Crystal Pewter City
Ruby
Sapphire
Safari Zone
FireRed
LeafGreen
Evolve Natu
Emerald Safari Zone
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Evolve Natu
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Pewter City
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Safari Zone, Mirage Spots
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game