Metapod

Metapod is a Bug Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as Cocoon Pokémon

Pokédex data

National No.011
TypeBUG
SpeciesCocoon Pokémon
Height0.7 m (2' 4")
Weight9.9 kg (21.8 lbs)
Abilities1. Shed Skin
Local No.011 (National)
011 (Kanto)
025 (Original Johto)
025 (Updated Johto)
024 (Central Kalos)
011 (Let's Go Kanto)
Footprint
Color

Training

Catch Rate120
EV Yield2 Defense
Base Happiness70
Base Experience72
Growth RateMedium

Breeding

Egg GroupsBug
GenderMale: 50% Female: 50%
Egg Cycles15 (3855 - 4112 Steps)

Base stats

HP50
Attack20
Defense55
Speed30
Special Attack25
Special Defense25
Total205MinMax

Moves learned by Metapod

  • Moves learnt by level up
    LevelMoveTypeCategoryPowerAccuracy
    1HardenNORMAL
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  • Moves learnt by Machines
    TM/HMMoveTypeCategoryPowerAccuracy

Pokédex entries

GameEntry
Let's Go, Eevee!Hardens its shell to protect itself. However, a large impact may cause it to pop out of its shell.
Let's Go, Pikachu!Hardens its shell to protect itself. However, a large impact may cause it to pop out of its shell.
Ultra SunIts shell is filled with a thick liquid. All of the cells throughout its body are being rebuilt in preparation for evolution.
MoonIts shell is hard, but it’s still just a bug shell. It’s been known to break, so intense battles with it should be avoided.
Alpha SapphireThe shell covering this Pokémon’s body is as hard as an iron slab. Metapod does not move very much. It stays still because it is preparing its soft innards for evolution inside the hard shell.
Omega RubyThe shell covering this Pokémon’s body is as hard as an iron slab. Metapod does not move very much. It stays still because it is preparing its soft innards for evolution inside the hard shell.
YThis Pokémon is vulnerable to attack while its shell is soft, exposing its weak and tender body.
XA steel-hard shell protects its tender body. It quietly endures hardships while awaiting evolution.
White 2A steel-hard shell protects its tender body. It quietly endures hardships while awaiting evolution.
Black 2A steel-hard shell protects its tender body. It quietly endures hardships while awaiting evolution.
WhiteA steel-hard shell protects its tender body. It quietly endures hardships while awaiting evolution.
BlackA steel-hard shell protects its tender body. It quietly endures hardships while awaiting evolution.
SoulSilverIt prepares for evolution by hardening its shell as much as possible to protect its soft body.
HeartGoldInside the shell, it is soft and weak as it prepares to evolve. It stays motionless in the shell.
PlatinumA steel-hard shell protects its tender body. It quietly endures hardships while awaiting evolution.
PearlA steel-hard shell protects its tender body. It quietly endures hardships while awaiting evolution.
DiamondA steel-hard shell protects its tender body. It quietly endures hardships while awaiting evolution.
LeafGreenThis POKéMON is vulnerable to attack while its shell is soft, exposing its weak and tender body.
FireRedEven though it is encased in a sturdy shell, the body inside is tender. It can’t withstand a harsh attack.
EmeraldIts shell is as hard as an iron slab. A METAPOD does not move very much because it is preparing its soft innards for evolution inside the shell.
SapphireThe shell covering this POKéMON’s body is as hard as an iron slab. METAPOD does not move very much. It stays still because it is preparing its soft innards for evolution inside the hard shell.
RubyThe shell covering this POKéMON’s body is as hard as an iron slab. METAPOD does not move very much. It stays still because it is preparing its soft innards for evolution inside the hard shell.
CrystalThis is its pre- evolved form. At this stage, it can only harden, so it remains motionless to avoid attack.
SilverIt prepares for evolution by har­ dening its shell as much as possi­ ble to protect its soft body.
GoldInside the shell, it is soft and weak as it pre­ pares to evolve. It stays motion­ less in the shell.
YellowHardens its shell to protect itself. However, a large impact may cause it to pop out of its shell.
BlueThis POKéMON is vulnerable to attack while its shell is soft, exposing its weak and tender body.
RedThis POKéMON is vulnerable to attack while its shell is soft, exposing its weak and tender body.

Sprites


Red/Blue
Normal
Shiny

Green
Normal
Shiny

Yellow
Normal
Shiny

Gold
Normal
Shiny

Silver
Normal
Shiny

Crystal
Normal
Shiny

Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald
Normal
Shiny

FireRed/LeafGreen
Normal
Shiny

Diamond/Pearl/Platinum
Normal
Shiny

HeartGold/SoulSilver
Normal
Shiny

Black/White
Normal
Shiny

X/Y
Normal
Shiny

Sun/Moon
Normal
Shiny