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Scyther - Pokemon #123

Information about the Scyther Pokemon.

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Scyther

Nintendo

This Pokemon is a part of the Pokemon Pokedex and the Pokemon Cheats index. You may also find more useful information in the Pokemon Hints section.

Scyther - Pokemon #123

Scyther is known by the following names within the Pokemon series of video games:

  • English: Scyther
  • Japanese: Strike
  • German: Sichlor
  • French: Insecateur

Here are the numbers that Scyther is represented by in the various Pokedexes.

  • National: 123
  • Hoenn: 281
  • Johto: 110

Scyther Description from the Various Pokemon Games

Pokemon Red/Blue
With ninja-like agility and speed, it can create the illusion that there is more than one.

Pokemon Yellow
Leaps out of tall grass and slices prey with its scythes. The movement looks like that of a ninja.

Pokemon Gold
It slashes through grass with its sharp scythes, moving too fast for the human eye to track.

Pokemon Silver
When it moves, it leaves only a blur. If it hides in grass, its protective colors make it invisible.

Pokemon Crystal
It's very proud of its speed. It moves so fast that its opponent does not even know what knocked it down.

Pokemon Ruby
SCYTHER is blindingly fast. Its blazing speed enhances the effectiveness of the twin scythes on its forearms. This Pokemon's scythes are so effective, they can slice through thick logs in one wicked stroke.

Pokemon Sapphire
SCYTHER is blindingly fast. Its blazing speed enhances the effectiveness of the twin scythes on its forearms. This Pokemon's scythes are so effective, they can slice through thick logs in one wicked stroke.

Pokemon Emerald
Its blindingly fast speed adds to the sharpness of its twin forearm scythes. The scythes can slice through thick logs in one wicked stroke.

Pokemon Fire Red
It tears and shreds prey with its wickedly sharp scythes. It very rarely spreads its wings to fly.

Pokemon Leaf Green
With ninja-like agility and speed, it can create the illusion that there is more than one of itself.

Pokemon Diamond
It is nearly impossible to parry its attacking scythes. Its movements are like a ninja's.

Pokemon Pearl
It is nearly impossible to parry its attacking scythes. Its movements are like a ninja's.

Locations - Where to find the Scyther Pokemon

Pokemon Diamond
Route 229 [Uncommon]

Pokemon Pearl
Transfer from GBA Games, Trade with Diamond [None]

Scyther Base Stats

  • HP = 70 (ranked 42)
  • ATTACK = 110 (ranked 14)
  • DEFENSE = 80 (ranked 31)
  • SPECIAL ATTACK = 55 (ranked 49)
  • SPECIAL DEFENSE = 80 (ranked 31)
  • SPEED = 105 (ranked 12)
  • Total Base Stats = 500

Scyther Pokemon Type, Egg Group, Height, Weight, and Gender

  • Pokemon Type: Bug / Flying
  • Egg Type: Bug
  • Height: 1.5 m / 4' 11"
  • Weight: 56.0 kg / 123.5 lbs.
  • Male: 50%
  • Female: 50%

Scyther Ability - Swarm

Game's description
Powers up Bug-type moves in a pinch.

Battle effect
When HP is below 1/3rd, Bug's power increases to 1.5 times.

Map effect
While travelling, the roar of common wild Pokemon can be heard more often if the Pokemon is in the lead spot.

Additional Info for Scyther

Damage Taken:

  • Immune: Ground
  • 25%: Fighting, Grass
  • 50%: Bug
  • 200%: Flying, Fire, Electric, Ice
  • 4x: Rock

Pal Park:

  • Area: Field
  • Points: 70
  • Encounter rate: 20

Wild Item:

NONE

Miscellaneous Info:

  • Species: Mantis Pokemon
  • Steps to hatch: 6,400
  • Color: Green
  • Catch Rate: 45
  • Base Tameness: 70
  • Growth Group: Medium Fast
    1,000,000 exp. points to Lv100

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