Essentials

Pidove

The Tiny Pigeon Pokémon

Pidove

Normal Flying

Abilities

Big Pecks

Protects against Defense drops.

Super Luck

Raises moves' critical hit rates one stage.

Hidden Ability

Rivalry

Increases damage inflicted to 1.25× against Pokémon of the same gender, but decreases damage to 0.75× against the opposite gender.

Damage Taken

  • Bug ½
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric 2
  • Fairy 1
  • Fighting 1
  • Fire 1
  • Flying 1
  • Ghost 0
  • Grass ½
  • Ground 0
  • Ice 2
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock 2
  • Steel 1
  • Water 1

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 5
National
519
Original Unova
25 Black, White
Updated Unova
14 Black 2, White 2

Names

Japanese
マメパト (mamepato)
Korean
콩둘기
French
Poichigeon
German
Dusselgurr
Spanish
Pidove
Italian
Pidove

Breeding

Gender
½ male, ½ female Search:
Egg groups
  • Flying
Hatch counter
15 Search:
Steps to hatch
4080 / 2295

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
53 Search:
Effort points
  • 1 Attack
Capture rate
255 Search:
Base happiness
70 Search:
Growth rate
medium slow Search:

Wild held items

Generation 5 nothing
Generation 6 nothing

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Pidove Tranquill Level up, starting at level 21 Unfezant Level up, starting at level 32

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
50
22.8 273 304
Attack
55
25.5 178 209
Defense
50
23.8 168 199
Special Attack
36
11.4 140 171
Special Defense
30
3.6 128 159
Speed
43
21.2 154 185
Total
264
6.7

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black

Each follows its Trainer’s orders as best it can, but they sometimes fail to understand complicated commands.

White

These Pokémon live in cities. They are accustomed to people. Flocks often gather in parks and plazas.

Black 2, White 2

This very forgetful Pokémon will wait for a new order from its Trainer even though it already has one.

Generation 6
X

This very forgetful Pokémon will wait for a new order from its Trainer even though it already has one.

Y

These Pokémon live in cities. They are accustomed to people. Flocks often gather in parks and plazas.

Sprites

Pidove Pidove Pidove Pidove

Miscellany

Species
Tiny Pigeon Search:
Color
Gray Search:
Cry
Footprint
Pidove
Shape
Alar Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Pidove
3

0'11.8"
0.3 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Pidove
21

4.6 lb
2.1 kg

Locations

Black Black
White White
Black 2 Black 2
White 2 White 2

Moves

Normal and Flying moves get STAB, and have their type highlighted in green.

Physical moves better suit Pidove's higher Attack, and have their class highlighted in green.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Gust Flying special 35 40 100%

Inflicts regular damage and can hit Pokémon in the air.

4 4 Growl Normal status 40 100%

Lowers the target's Attack by one stage.

8 8 Leer Normal status 30 100%

Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.

11 11 Quick Attack Normal physical 30 40 100% 1

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

15 15 Air Cutter Flying special 25 60 95%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

18 18 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

22 22 Detect Fighting status 5 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

25 25 Taunt Dark status 20 100%

For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.

29 29 Air Slash Flying special 15 75 95%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

32 32 Razor Wind Normal special 10 80 100%

Requires a turn to charge before attacking.

36 36 Feather Dance Flying status 15 100%

Lowers the target's Attack by two stages.

39 39 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

43 43 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.

46 46 Tailwind Flying status 15

For three turns, friendly Pokémon have doubled Speed.

50 50 Sky Attack Flying physical 5 140 90%

User charges for one turn before attacking. Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.
• • Bestow Normal status 15

Gives the user's held item to the target.

• • Hypnosis Psychic status 20 60%

Puts the target to sleep.

• • Lucky Chant Normal status 30

Prevents the target from scoring critical hits for five turns.

• • Morning Sun Normal status 5

Heals the user by half its max HP. Affected by weather.

• Night Slash Dark physical 15 70 100%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

• • Steel Wing Steel physical 25 70 90%

Has a 10% chance to raise the user's Defense by one stage.

• • Uproar Normal special 10 90 100%

Forced to use this move for several turns. Pokémon cannot fall asleep in that time.

• • Wish Normal status 10

User will recover half its max HP at the end of the next turn.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Black 2, White 2 Heat Wave Fire special 10 95 90%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

Black 2, White 2 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

Black 2, White 2 Sky Attack Flying physical 5 140 90%

User charges for one turn before attacking. Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Black 2, White 2 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Black 2, White 2 Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Black 2, White 2 Tailwind Flying status 15

For three turns, friendly Pokémon have doubled Speed.

Black 2, White 2 Uproar Normal special 10 90 100%

Forced to use this move for several turns. Pokémon cannot fall asleep in that time.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Machine: Can be taught at any time by using a TM or HM.
06 06 Toxic Poison status 10 90%

Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.

10 10 Hidden Power Normal special 15 60 100%

Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.

11 11 Sunny Day Fire status 5

Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.

12 12 Taunt Dark status 20 100%

For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.

17 17 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

18 18 Rain Dance Water status 5

Changes the weather to rain for five turns.

19 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

21 21 Frustration Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.

27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.

32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

40 40 Aerial Ace Flying physical 20 60

Never misses.

42 42 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.

44 44 Rest Psychic status 10

User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.

45 45 Attract Normal status 15 100%

Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.

48 48 Round Normal special 15 60 100%

Has double power if it's used more than once per turn.

49 49 Echoed Voice Normal special 15 40 100%

Power increases by 100% for each consecutive use by any friendly Pokémon, to a maximum of 200.

83 Work Up Normal status 30

Raises the user's Attack and Special Attack by one stage each.

51 Steel Wing Steel physical 25 70 90%

Has a 10% chance to raise the user's Defense by one stage.

87 87 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

88 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

88 Pluck Flying physical 20 60 100%

If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.

89 89 U-turn Bug physical 20 70 100%

User must switch out after attacking.

90 90 Substitute Normal status 10

Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

100 Confide Normal status 20

Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

H2 H2 Fly Flying physical 15 90 95%

User flies high into the air, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.

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