Essentials

Snover

Snover

Grass Ice

Abilities

Snow Warning

Summons hail that lasts indefinitely upon entering battle.

Hidden Ability

Soundproof

Protects against sound-based moves.

Damage Taken

  • Bug 2
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric ½
  • Fairy 1
  • Fighting 2
  • Fire 4
  • Flying 2
  • Ghost 1
  • Grass ½
  • Ground ½
  • Ice 1
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 2
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock 2
  • Steel 2
  • Water ½

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 4
National
459
Original Sinnoh
142 Diamond, Pearl
Extended Sinnoh
142 Platinum
Mountain Kalos
88 X, Y

Names

French
Blizzi
German
Shnebedeck
Chinese
雪笠怪
Italian
Snover
Korean
눈쓰개
Spanish
Snover
Japanese
ユキカブリ (yukikaburi)
Official roomaji
Yukikaburi

Breeding

Gender
½ male, ½ female Search:
Egg groups
  • Monster
  • Grass
Search:
Hatch counter
20 Search:
Steps to hatch
5355 / 2805

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
67 Search:
Effort points
  • 1 Attack
Capture rate
120 Search:
Base happiness
70 Search:
Growth rate
slow Search:

Wild held items

Generation 4 5% Never-Melt Ice Never-Melt Ice
Generation 5 5% Never-Melt Ice Never-Melt Ice
Generation 6 nothing

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Snover Abomasnow Level up, starting at level 40

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
60
39.0 293 324
Attack
62
33.8 192 223
Defense
50
23.9 168 199
Special Attack
62
45.6 192 223
Special Defense
60
38.8 188 219
Speed
40
17.8 148 179
Total
334
27.3

HeartGold, SoulSilver Pokéathlon Performance

★ Minimum; ✯ Base; ☆ Maximum

Speed
★✯☆☆
Power
★✯☆☆
Skill
★✯✯☆
Stamina
★✯✯☆
Jump
★★☆
Total
6/12/19

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

Seemingly curious about people, they gather around footsteps they find on snowy mountains.

Generation 6
X

During cold seasons, it migrates to the mountain’s lower reaches. It returns to the snow-covered summit in the spring.

Y

In the spring, it grows berries with the texture of frozen treats around its belly.

Sprites

Snover Snover Snover Snover
Snover Snover Snover Snover

Miscellany

Species
Frost Tree Search:
Color
White Search:
Cry
Footprint
Snover
Shape
Sciurine Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Snover
10

3'3.4"
1.0 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Snover
505

111.3 lb
50.5 kg

Locations

Diamond Diamond
Pearl Pearl
Platinum Platinum

Pal Park

Area
Mountain
Score
50
Rate
30

Moves

Grass and Ice moves get STAB, and have their type highlighted in green.

Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Powder Snow Ice special 25 40 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

Leer Normal status 30 100%

Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.

5 5 5 5 Razor Leaf Grass physical 25 55 95%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

9 9 9 9 Icy Wind Ice special 15 55 95%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.

13 13 13 13 Grass Whistle Grass status 15 55%

Puts the target to sleep.

17 17 17 17 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

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

21 21 21 21 Mist Ice status 30

Protects the user's stats from being changed by enemy moves.

26 26 26 26 Ice Shard Ice physical 30 40 100% 1

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

31 31 31 31 Ingrain Grass status 20

Prevents the user from leaving battle. User regains 1/16 of its max HP every turn.

36 36 36 36 Wood Hammer Grass physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

41 41 41 41 Blizzard Ice special 5 110 70%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

46 46 46 46 Sheer Cold Ice special 5 * 30%

Causes a one-hit KO.

Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.
• • Avalanche Ice physical 10 60 100% -4

Inflicts double damage if the user takes damage before attacking this turn.

• • Bullet Seed Grass physical 30 25 100%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

• • • • Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

• • • • Growth Normal status 20

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

• • • • Leech Seed Grass status 10 90%

Seeds the target, stealing HP from it every turn.

• • • • Magical Leaf Grass special 20 60

Never misses.

• • • • Mist Ice status 30

Protects the user's stats from being changed by enemy moves.

• • Natural Gift Normal physical 15 * 100%

Power and type depend on the held berry.

• • • • Seed Bomb Grass physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

• • • Skull Bash Normal physical 10 130 100%

Raises the user's Defense by one stage. User charges for one turn before attacking.

• • • • Stomp Normal physical 20 65 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Giga Drain Grass special 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Ice Punch Ice physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Icy Wind Ice special 15 55 95%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Iron Tail Steel physical 15 100 75%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mud-Slap Ground special 10 20 100%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Role Play Psychic status 10

Copies the target's ability.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Seed Bomb Grass physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Synthesis Grass status 5

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

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Worry Seed Grass status 10 100%

Changes the target's ability to Insomnia.

Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.
03 03 Water Pulse Water special 20 60 100%

Has a 20% chance to confuse the target.

06 06 06 06 Toxic Poison status 10 90%

Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.

07 07 07 07 Hail Ice status 10

Changes the weather to a hailstorm for five turns.

09 09 Bullet Seed Grass physical 30 25 100%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

10 10 10 10 Hidden Power Normal special 15 60 100%

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

13 13 13 13 Ice Beam Ice special 10 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

14 14 14 14 Blizzard Ice special 5 110 70%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

16 16 16 16 Light Screen Psychic status 30

Reduces damage from special attacks by 50% for five turns.

17 17 17 17 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

18 18 18 18 Rain Dance Water status 5

Changes the weather to rain for five turns.

19 19 Giga Drain Grass special 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

20 20 20 20 Safeguard Normal status 25

Protects the user's field from major status ailments and confusion for five turns.

21 21 21 21 Frustration Normal physical 20 * 100%

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

22 22 22 22 Solar Beam Grass special 10 120 100%

Requires a turn to charge before attacking.

23 23 Iron Tail Steel physical 15 100 75%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

27 27 27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

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

30 30 30 30 Shadow Ball Ghost special 15 80 100%

Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

32 32 32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

42 42 42 42 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

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

43 43 Secret Power Normal physical 20 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.

44 44 44 44 Rest Psychic status 10

User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.

45 45 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.

53 53 53 53 Energy Ball Grass special 10 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

58 58 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

70 70 70 70 Flash Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

72 72 Avalanche Ice physical 10 60 100% -4

Inflicts double damage if the user takes damage before attacking this turn.

75 75 75 75 Swords Dance Normal status 20

Raises the user's Attack by two stages.

79 79 Frost Breath Ice special 10 60 90%

Always scores a critical hit.

78 78 Captivate Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.

82 82 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

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

83 83 Natural Gift Normal physical 15 * 100%

Power and type depend on the held berry.

86 86 86 86 Grass Knot Grass special 20 * 100%

Inflicts more damage to heavier targets, with a maximum of 120 power.

87 87 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.

90 90 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.

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