#163 Hoothoot
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Name Jp. Name No. Gender Ratio Type
Hoothoot Hoho
ホーホー
National: #163
Sinnoh: #106
Johto: #015
Male :50%
Female :50%
Ability: Insomnia & Keen Eye
Insomnia: The Pokémon cannot be under the SLEEP condition while having this ability.
Keen Eye: Opponent cannot lower this Pokémon’s accuracy.
Classification Height Weight Capture Rate Base Egg Steps
Owl Pokémon 2'04" 46.7lbs 255 3,840
Experience Growth Base Happiness Effort Values Earned Colour Safari Zone Flee Rate
1,000,000 Points
Medium Fast
70 1 HP Point(s)
Brown 90
Damage Taken
*1 *1 *1 *2 *0.5 *2 *1 *1 *0 *1 *1 *0.5 *2 *0 *1 *1 *1
Wild Hold Item Egg Groups
No Hold Item
Flying
Evolutionary Chain
Flavour Text
Diamond It always stands on one foot. Even when attacked, it does not brace itself using both feet.
Pearl It switches its standing foot so quickly, it can't be seen. It cries at the same time every day.
Platinum It marks time precisely. Some countries consider it to be a wise friend, versed in the world's ways.
HeartGold It always stands on one foot. It changes feet so fast, the movement can rarely be seen.
SoulSilver It has a perfect sense of time. Whatever happens, it keeps rhythm by precisely tilting its head in time.

Location (In-Depth Details)
Game Location
Ruby Trade from Emerald
Sapphire Trade from Emerald
Emerald Safari Zone Extentions 1 & 2
FireRed Trade from Emerald
LeafGreen Trade from Emerald
Colosseum Trade from Emerald
XD Trade from Emerald
Diamond Routes 210-North & 211-West, Safari Game (Night) Details
Pearl Routes 210-North & 211-West, Safari Game (Night) Details
Platinum Route 205 North, Route 210, Route 211 West, Eterna Forest, Great Marsh (Night) Details
HeartGold Route 1, Route 2, Route 29, Route 30, Route 37, Route 35, Route 36, Route 37, National Park, Viridian Forest
Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31, 32, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 43, 47 & 48, New Bark Town, Cherrygrove City, Violet City, Ilex Forest, National Park, Ecruteak City, Lake of Rage, Safari Zone Gate, Pallet Town, Viridian City, Viridian Forest, Pewter City, Cerulean City, Fuchsia City (Headbutt)
Details
SoulSilver Route 1, Route 2, Route 29, Route 30, Route 37, Route 35, Route 36, Route 37, National Park, Viridian Forest
Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31, 32, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 43, 47 & 48, New Bark Town, Cherrygrove City, Violet City, Ilex Forest, National Park, Ecruteak City, Lake of Rage, Safari Zone Gate, Pallet Town, Viridian City, Viridian Forest, Pewter City, Cerulean City, Fuchsia City (Headbutt)
Details
PokéWalker Rugged Road, Edge of the Night's Sky Details
Trainer Locations  Details

Diamond/Pearl Level Up
LevelAttack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Tackle359535--
A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the foe with its whole body.
Growl--10040--
The user growls in an endearing way, making the foe less wary. The target's Attack stat is lowered.
5Foresight----40--
Enables the user to hit a Ghost type with any type of move. It also enables the user to hit an evasive foe.
9Hypnosis--7020--
The user employs hypnotic suggestion to make the target fall into a deep sleep.
13Peck3510035--
The foe is jabbed with a sharply pointed beak or horn.
17Reflect----20--
A wondrous wall of light is put up to suppress damage from physical attacks for five turns.
21Confusion501002510
The foe is hit by a weak telekinetic force. It may also leave the foe confused.
25Take Down908520--
A reckless, full-body charge attack for slamming into the foe. It also damages the user a little.
29Air Slash75952030
The user attacks with a blade of air that slices even the sky. It may also make the target flinch.
33Zen Headbutt80901520
The user focuses its willpower to its head and rams the foe. It may also make the target flinch.
37Extrasensory801003010
The user attacks with an odd, unseeable power. It may also make the foe flinch.
41Psycho Shift--9010--
Using its psychic power of suggestion, the user transfers its status problems to the target.
45Roost----10--
The user lands and rests its body. It restores the user's HP by up to half of its max HP.
49Dream Eater10010015--
An attack that works only on a sleeping foe. It absorbs half the damage caused to heal the user's HP.

Platinum/HeartGold/SoulSilver Level Up
LevelAttack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Tackle359535--
A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the foe with its whole body.
Growl--10040--
The user growls in an endearing way, making the foe less wary. The target's Attack stat is lowered.
Foresight----40--
Enables the user to hit a Ghost type with any type of move. It also enables the user to hit an evasive foe.
5Hypnosis--7020--
The user employs hypnotic suggestion to make the target fall into a deep sleep.
9Peck3510035--
The foe is jabbed with a sharply pointed beak or horn.
13Uproar5010010--
The user attacks in an uproar for two to five turns. Over that time, no one can fall asleep.
17Reflect----20--
A wondrous wall of light is put up to suppress damage from physical attacks for five turns.
21Confusion501002510
The foe is hit by a weak telekinetic force. It may also leave the foe confused.
25Take Down908520--
A reckless, full-body charge attack for slamming into the foe. It also damages the user a little.
29Air Slash75952030
The user attacks with a blade of air that slices even the sky. It may also make the target flinch.
33Zen Headbutt80901520
The user focuses its willpower to its head and rams the foe. It may also make the target flinch.
37Extrasensory801003010
The user attacks with an odd, unseeable power. It may also make the foe flinch.
41Psycho Shift--9010--
Using its psychic power of suggestion, the user transfers its status problems to the target.
45Roost----10--
The user lands and rests its body. It restores the user's HP by up to half of its max HP.
49Dream Eater10010015--
An attack that works only on a sleeping foe. It absorbs half the damage caused to heal the user's HP.

TM & HM Attacks
TM/HM #Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
TM06 Toxic -- 85 10 --
A move that leaves the target badly poisoned. Its poison damage worsens every turn.
TM10 Hidden Power ?? 100 15 --
A unique attack that varies in type and intensity depending on the Pokémon using it.
TM11 Sunny Day -- -- 5 --
The user intensifies the sun for five turns, powering up Fire-type moves.
TM17 Protect -- -- 10 --
It enables the user to evade all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
TM18 Rain Dance -- -- 5 --
The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water- type moves.
TM21 Frustration ?? 100 20 --
A full-power attack that grows more powerful the less the user likes its Trainer.
TM27 Return ?? 100 20 --
A full-power attack that grows more powerful the more the user likes its Trainer.
TM29 Psychic 90 100 10 10
The foe is hit by a strong telekinetic force. It may also reduce the foe's Sp. Def stat.
TM30 Shadow Ball 80 100 15 20
The user hurls a shadowy blob at the foe. It may also lower the foe's Sp. Def stat.
TM32 Double Team -- -- 15 --
By moving rapidly, the user makes illusory copies of itself to raise its evasiveness.
TM33 Reflect -- -- 20 --
A wondrous wall of light is put up to suppress damage from physical attacks for five turns.
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 -- 20 --
The user confounds the foe with speed, then slashes. The attack lands without fail.
TM42 Facade 70 100 20 --
An attack move that doubles its power if the user is poisoned, paralyzed, or has a burn.
TM43 Secret Power 70 100 20 30
The user attacks with a secret power. Its added effects vary depending on the user's environment.
TM44 Rest -- -- 10 --
The user goes to sleep for two turns. It fully restores the user's HP and heals any status problem.
TM45 Attract -- 100 15 --
If it is the opposite gender of the user, the foe becomes infatuated and less likely to attack.
TM46 Thief 40 100 10 --
The user attacks and steals the foe's held item simultaneously. It can't steal if the user holds an item.
TM47 Steel Wing 70 90 25 10
The foe is hit with wings of steel. It may also raise the user's Defense stat.
TM51 Roost -- -- 10 --
The user lands and rests its body. It restores the user's HP by up to half of its max HP.
TM58 Endure -- -- 10 --
The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
TM62 Silver Wind 60 100 5 10
The foe is attacked with powdery scales blown by wind. It may also raise all the user's stats.
TM67 Recycle -- -- 10 --
The user recycles a held item that has been used in battle so it can be used again.
TM77 Psych Up -- -- 10 --
The user hypnotizes itself into copying any stat change made by the foe.
TM78 Captivate -- 100 20 --
If it is the opposite gender of the user, the foe is charmed into sharply lowering its Sp. Atk stat.
TM82 Sleep Talk -- -- 10 --
While it is asleep, the user randomly uses one of the moves it knows.
TM83 Natural Gift ?? 100 15 --
The user draws power to attack by using its held Berry. The Berry determines its type and power.
TM85 Dream Eater 100 100 15 --
An attack that works only on a sleeping foe. It absorbs half the damage caused to heal the user's HP.
TM87 Swagger -- 90 15 --
The user enrages the foe into confusion. However, it also sharply raises the foe's Attack stat.
TM88 Pluck 60 100 20 --
The user pecks the foe. If the foe is holding a Berry, the user plucks it and gains its effect.
TM90 Substitute -- -- 10 --
The user makes a copy of itself using some of its HP. The copy serves as the user's decoy.
HM02 Fly 90 95 15 --
The user soars, then strikes on the second turn. It can also be used for flying to any familiar town.
HM05 DPt Defog -- -- 15 --
It reduces the foe's evasion stat. It also removes spikes, light screens, etc.
Platinum/HeartGold/SoulSilver Move Tutor Attacks
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Air Cutter 55 95 25 --
The user launches razorlike wind to slash the foe. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
Ominous Wind 60 100 5 10
The user creates a gust of repulsive wind. It may also raise all the user's stats at once.
Zen Headbutt 80 90 15 20
The user focuses its willpower to its head and rams the foe. It may also make the target flinch.
Swift 60 -- 20 --
Star-shaped rays are shot at the foe. This attack never misses.
Uproar 50 100 10 --
The user attacks in an uproar for two to five turns. Over that time, no one can fall asleep.
Heat Wave 100 90 10 10
The user exhales a heated breath on the foe to attack. It may also leave the target with a burn.
Mud-slap 20 100 10 100
The user hurls mud in the foe's face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
Twister 40 100 20 20
The user whips up a vicious tornado to tear at the foe. It may also make the foe flinch.

HeartGold/SoulSilver Move Tutor Attacks
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Tailwind -- -- 30 --
The user whips up a turbulent whirlwind that ups the Speed of all party Pokémon for three turns.

Egg Moves (Details)
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %  
Mirror Move----20--Details
The user counters the foe by mimicking the move last used by the foe.
Supersonic--5520--Details
The user generates odd sound waves from its body. It may confuse the target.
Faint Attack60--20--Details
The user draws up to the foe disarmingly, then throws a sucker punch. It hits without fail.
Wing Attack6010035--Details
The foe is struck with large, imposing wings spread wide to inflict damage.
Whirlwind--10020--Details
The foe is blown away, to be replaced by another Pokémon in its party. In the wild, the battle ends.
Sky Attack14090530Details
A second-turn attack move with a high critical-hit ratio. It may also make the target flinch.
Featherdance--10015--Details
The user covers the foe with a mass of down that sharply lowers the Attack stat.
Agility----30--Details
The user relaxes and lightens its body to move faster. It sharply boosts the Speed stat.
Night Shade??10015--Details
The user makes the foe see a mirage. It inflicts damage matching the user's level.

Base/Max Pokéathlon Stats
SpeedPowerSkillStaminaJump

Stats
  HP Attack Defense Sp. Attack Sp. Defense Speed
Base Stats 60 30 30 36 56 50
Max Stats
Hindering Nature
Lv. 50 120 - 167 31 - 73 31 - 73 36 - 79 54 - 97 49 - 91
Lv. 100 230 - 324 58 - 143 58 - 143 69 - 153 105 - 189 94 - 179
Max Stats
Neutral Nature
Lv. 50 120 - 167 35 - 82 35 - 82 41 - 88 61 - 108 55 - 102
Lv. 100 230 - 324 65 - 159 65 - 159 77 - 171 117 - 211 105 - 199
Max Stats
Beneficial Nature
Lv. 50 120 - 167 38 - 90 38 - 90 45 - 96 67 - 118 60 - 112
Lv. 100 230 - 324 71 - 174 71 - 174 84 - 188 128 - 232 115 - 218

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