Essentials

Xatu

Xatu

Psychic Flying

Abilities

Synchronize

Copies burns, paralysis, and poison received onto the Pokémon that inflicted them.

Early Bird

Makes sleep pass twice as quickly.

Hidden Ability

Magic Bounce

Reflects most non-damaging moves back at their user.

Damage Taken

  • Bug 1
  • Dark 2
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric 2
  • Fairy 1
  • Fighting ¼
  • Fire 1
  • Flying 1
  • Ghost 2
  • Grass ½
  • Ground 0
  • Ice 2
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic ½
  • Rock 2
  • Steel 1
  • Water 1

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 2
National
178
Original Johto
160 Gold, Silver, Crystal
Hoenn
163 Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald
Updated Johto
162 HeartGold, SoulSilver

Names

Italian
Xatu
Korean
네이티오
Chinese
天然鳥
French
Xatu
Spanish
Xatu
German
Xatu
Japanese
ネイティオ (neitio)
Official roomaji
Natio

Breeding

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

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
165 Search:
Effort points
  • 1 Special Attack
  • 1 Speed
Capture rate
75 Search:
Base happiness
70 Search:
Growth rate
medium Search:

Wild held items

Generation 3 nothing
Generation 4 nothing
Generation 5 nothing
Generation 6 nothing

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Natu Xatu Level up, starting at level 25

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
65
48.7 303 334
Attack
75
50.6 218 249
Defense
70
52.6 208 239
Special Attack
95
77.4 258 289
Special Defense
70
53.2 208 239
Speed
95
80.7 258 289
Total
470
58.0

HeartGold, SoulSilver Pokéathlon Performance

★ Minimum; ✯ Base; ☆ Maximum

Speed
★✯☆
Power
★✯✯
Skill
★✯✯
Stamina
★✯✯✯
Jump
★★✯☆
Total
6/15/17

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
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.

Generation 6
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.

Sprites

Xatu Xatu Xatu Xatu
Xatu Xatu Xatu Xatu

Miscellany

Species
Mystic Search:
Color
Green Search:
Cry
Habitat FireRed, LeafGreen
forest Search:
Footprint
Xatu
Shape
Alar Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Xatu
15

4'11.1"
1.5 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Xatu
150

33.1 lb
15.0 kg

Locations

Ruby Ruby
Sapphire Sapphire
Emerald Emerald

Pal Park

Area
Forest
Score
70
Rate
20

Moves

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

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

Generation 2 Generation 3 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.
Peck Flying physical 35 35 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Leer Normal status 30 100%

Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.

10 6 6 6 6 Night Shade Ghost special 15 * 100%

Inflicts damage equal to the user's level.

10 Night Shade Ghost special 15 * 100%

Inflicts damage equal to the user's level.

20 20 9 9 9 9 Teleport Psychic status 20

Immediately ends wild battles. No effect otherwise.

35 Wish Normal status 10

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

12 12 12 12 Lucky Chant Normal status 30

Prevents the target from scoring critical hits for five turns.

17 17 17 17 Miracle Eye Psychic status 40

Forces the target to have no evasion, and allows it to be hit by Psychic moves even if it's Dark.

20 20 20 20 Me First Normal status 20 *

Uses the target's move against it before it attacks, with power increased by half.

23 23 23 23 Confuse Ray Ghost status 10 100%

Confuses the target.

27 27 27 27 Tailwind Flying status 15

For three turns, friendly Pokémon have doubled Speed.

30 30 30 30 Wish Normal status 10

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

37 37 37 37 Psycho Shift Psychic status 10 100%

Transfers the user's major status effect to the target.

35 35 42 42 42 42 Future Sight Psychic special 10 120 100%

Hits the target two turns later.

50 50 Confuse Ray Ghost status 10 100%

Confuses the target.

47 47 Stored Power Psychic special 10 20 100%

Power is higher the more the user's stats have been raised, to a maximum of 31×.

47 47 54 54 Ominous Wind Ghost special 5 60 100%

Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.

54 54 54 54 Power Swap Psychic status 10

User swaps Attack and Special Attack changes with the target.

54 54 59 59 Guard Swap Psychic status 10

User swaps Defense and Special Defense changes with the target.

65 65 59 59 66 66 Psychic Psychic special 10 90 100%

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

Generation 2 Generation 3 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.
Egg, learned by Natu but not Xatu
• Ally Switch Psychic status 15 1

User switches places with the friendly Pokémon opposite it.

• • • • • • Drill Peck Flying physical 20 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

• • • • • Feather Dance Flying status 15 100%

Lowers the target's Attack by two stages.

• • • • • • Feint Attack Dark physical 20 60

Never misses.

• • • • • • Haze Ice status 30

Resets all Pokémon's stats, accuracy, and evasion.

• • • Psych Up Normal status 10

Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.

• • • • • • Quick Attack Normal physical 30 40 100% 1

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

• • • • • Refresh Normal status 20

Cleanses the user of a burn, paralysis, or poison.

• • Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

• Simple Beam Normal status 15 100%

Changes the target's ability to Simple.

• • Skill Swap Psychic status 10

User and target swap abilities.

• • • • • • Steel Wing Steel physical 25 70 90%

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

• • • • Sucker Punch Dark physical 5 80 100% 1

Only works if the target is about to use a damaging move.

• • Synchronoise Psychic special 15 120 100%

Hits any Pokémon that shares a type with the user.

• • • • Zen Headbutt Psychic physical 15 80 90%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Generation 2 Generation 3 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.
Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Air Cutter Flying special 25 60 95%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Dream Eater Psychic special 15 100 100%

Only works on sleeping Pokémon. Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Endure Normal status 10 4

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

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Foul Play Dark physical 15 95 100%

Calculates damage with the target's attacking stat.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Giga Drain Grass special 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Heat Wave Fire special 10 95 90%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Magic Coat Psychic status 15 4

Reflects back the first effect move used on the user this turn.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Magic Room Psychic status 10

Negates held items for five turns.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mimic Normal status 10

Copies the target's last used move.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Nightmare Ghost status 15 100%

Target loses 1/4 its max HP every turn as long as it's asleep.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Ominous Wind Ghost special 5 60 100%

Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Pain Split Normal status 20

Sets the user's and targets's HP to the average of their current HP.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Psych Up Normal status 10

Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Signal Beam Bug special 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Skill Swap Psychic status 10

User and target swap abilities.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen 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.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen 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.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 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.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Sucker Punch Dark physical 5 80 100% 1

Only works if the target is about to use a damaging move.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

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

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Swift Normal special 20 60

Never misses.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Tailwind Flying status 15

For three turns, friendly Pokémon have doubled Speed.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Thunder Wave Electric status 20 100%

Paralyzes the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Trick Psychic status 10 100%

User and target swap items.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Twister Dragon special 20 40 100%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Zen Headbutt Psychic physical 15 80 90%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Generation 2 Generation 3 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 Psyshock Psychic special 10 80 100%

Inflicts damage based on the target's Defense, not Special Defense.

03 Curse Ghost status 10

Ghosts pay half their max HP to hurt the target every turn. Others decrease Speed but raise Attack and Defense.

04 04 04 04 04 Calm Mind Psychic status 20

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

06 06 06 06 06 06 Toxic Poison status 10 90%

Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.

09 Psych Up Normal status 10

Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.

10 10 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.

11 11 11 11 11 11 Sunny Day Fire status 5

Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.

13 Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

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

15 15 15 15 15 15 Hyper Beam Normal special 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

16 16 16 16 16 Light Screen Psychic status 30

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

17 17 17 17 17 17 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

18 18 18 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.

19 Telekinesis Psychic status 15

Moves have 100% accuracy against the target for three turns.

19 19 19 19 Giga Drain Grass special 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

20 Endure Normal status 10 4

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

21 21 21 21 21 21 Frustration Normal physical 20 * 100%

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

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

Requires a turn to charge before attacking.

27 27 27 27 27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

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

29 29 29 29 29 29 Psychic Psychic special 10 90 100%

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

30 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 32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

34 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

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

35 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

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

39 Swift Normal special 20 60

Never misses.

42 Dream Eater Psychic special 15 100 100%

Only works on sleeping Pokémon. Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

43 Detect Fighting status 5 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

33 33 33 33 33 Reflect Psychic status 20

Reduces damage from physical attacks by half.

40 40 40 40 40 Aerial Ace Flying physical 20 60

Never misses.

42 42 42 42 42 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

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

43 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 44 44 Rest Psychic status 10

User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.

45 45 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.

46 46 46 46 46 46 Thief Dark physical 25 60 100%

Takes the target's item.

50 Nightmare Ghost status 15 100%

Target loses 1/4 its max HP every turn as long as it's asleep.

48 48 Round Normal special 15 60 100%

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

51 Ally Switch Psychic status 15 1

User switches places with the friendly Pokémon opposite it.

47 47 47 51 Steel Wing Steel physical 25 70 90%

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

48 48 48 Skill Swap Psychic status 10

User and target swap abilities.

51 51 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

58 58 Endure Normal status 10 4

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

62 62 Silver Wind Bug special 5 60 100%

Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.

68 68 68 68 Giga Impact Normal physical 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

70 70 70 70 Flash Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

73 73 73 73 Thunder Wave Electric status 20 100%

Paralyzes the target.

77 77 77 77 Psych Up Normal status 10

Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.

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.

85 85 85 85 Dream Eater Psychic special 15 100 100%

Only works on sleeping Pokémon. Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

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.

88 88 88 Pluck Flying physical 20 60 100%

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

89 89 89 89 U-turn Bug physical 20 70 100%

User must switch out after attacking.

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.

92 92 92 92 Trick Room Psychic status 5 -7

For five turns, slower Pokémon will act before faster Pokémon.

99 Dazzling Gleam Fairy special 10 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

100 Confide Normal status 20

Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

H2 H2 H2 H2 H2 H2 Fly Flying physical 15 90 95%

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

H5 Defog Flying status 15

Lowers the target's evasion by one stage. Removes field effects from the enemy field.

H5 H5 Flash Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

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