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Screech (move)

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Screech
いやなおと Unpleasant Tone
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Type  Normal
Category  Status
PP  40 (max. 64)
Power  —
Accuracy  85%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone but the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation I
Condition  Smart
Appeal  1
Jam  3 ♥♥♥
Badly startles those that have made appeals.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Lowers the Voltage of all Judges by 1.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Screech (Japanese: いやなおと Unpleasant Tone) is a non-damaging Template:Type2 move introduced in Generation I.

Effect

Screech decreases the target's Defense stat by two stat levels.

Screech will do nothing if the target's Defense stat has reached a stat level of -6 or a value of 1, and will fail if the target has a Substitute or is under the effect of Mist. The effect of Screech is ignored by critical hits.

Learnset

Generation I

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
023 023 Ekans Poison 31
024 024 Arbok Poison 36
042 042 Golbat Poison Flying --
052 052 Meowth Normal 24
053 053 Persian Normal 24
056 056 Mankey Fighting 45Y
057 057 Primeape Fighting 45Y
072 072 Tentacool Water Poison 40
073 073 Tentacruel Water Poison 43
081 081 Magnemite Electric 47
082 082 Magneton Electric 54
088 088 Grimer Poison 48
089 089 Muk Poison 53
095 095 Onix Rock Ground --
100 100 Voltorb Electric --
101 101 Electrode Electric --
108 108 Lickitung Normal 39
125 125 Electabuzz Electric 47
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Generation II

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
023 023 Ekans Poison 29
024 024 Arbok Poison 33
042 042 Golbat Poison Flying --
052 052 Meowth Normal 35
053 053 Persian Normal 38
054 054 Psyduck Water 23
055 055 Golduck Water 23
056 056 Mankey Fighting 45
057 057 Primeape Fighting 54
072 072 Tentacool Water Poison 43
073 073 Tentacruel Water Poison 47
081 081 Magnemite Electric Steel 39
082 082 Magneton Electric Steel 43
088 088 Grimer Poison 31
089 089 Muk Poison 31
095 095 Onix Rock Ground --
100 100 Voltorb Electric 9
101 101 Electrode Electric --
9
108 108 Lickitung Normal 43
125 125 Electabuzz Electric 36
158 158 Totodile Water 43
159 159 Croconaw Water 45
160 160 Feraligatr Water 47
167 167 Spinarak Bug Poison 45GS
168 168 Ariados Bug Poison 53GS
169 169 Crobat Poison Flying --
190 190 Aipom Normal 36
193 193 Yanma Bug Flying 43
197 197 Umbreon Dark 47
206 206 Dunsparce Normal 30
207 207 Gligar Ground Flying 44
208 208 Steelix Steel Ground --
215 215 Sneasel Dark Ice 17
239 239 Elekid Electric 33
246 246 Larvitar Rock Ground 15
247 247 Pupitar Rock Ground --
15
248 248 Tyranitar Rock Dark --
15
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

By breeding

Template:Breedlist

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 019 | style="background: #FFF" | 019 | style="background: #FFF" | Rattata | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Ekans, Arbok
Meowth, Persian
Psyduck, Golduck
Mankey, Primeape
Aipom
Umbreon
Dunsparce
Sneasel

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 046 | style="background: #FFF" | 046 | style="background: #FFF" | Paras | colspan="1" style="background:#A8B820; text-align:center" | Bug || style="background:#78C850" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Grass | style="background: #FFF" | Yanma
Gligar

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 048 | style="background: #FFF" | 048 | style="background: #FFF" | Venonat | colspan="1" style="background:#A8B820; text-align:center" | Bug || style="background:#A040A0" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Poison | style="background: #FFF" | Yanma
Gligar

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 050 | style="background: #FFF" | 050 | style="background: #FFF" | Diglett | colspan="2" style="background:#E0C068; text-align:center" | Ground | style="background: #FFF" | Ekans, Arbok
Meowth, Persian
Psyduck, Golduck
Mankey, Primeape
Aipom
Umbreon
Dunsparce
Sneasel

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 090 | style="background: #FFF" | 090 | style="background: #FFF" | Shellder | colspan="2" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water | style="background: #FFF" | Tentacool, Tentacruel

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 104 | style="background: #FFF" | 104 | style="background: #FFF" | Cubone | colspan="2" style="background:#E0C068; text-align:center" | Ground | style="background: #FFF" | Lickitung
Totodile, Croconaw
Feraligatr
Larvitar, Pupitar, Tyranitar
Mareep, Flaaffy, Ampharos

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 109 | style="background: #FFF" | 109 | style="background: #FFF" | Koffing | colspan="2" style="background:#A040A0; text-align:center" | Poison | style="background: #FFF" | Grimer, Muk

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 170 | style="background: #FFF" | 170 | style="background: #FFF" | Chinchou* | colspan="1" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water || style="background:#F8D030" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Electric | style="background: #FFF" | Remoraid, Octillery

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 179 | style="background: #FFF" | 179 | style="background: #FFF" | Mareep | colspan="2" style="background:#F8D030; text-align:center" | Electric | style="background: #FFF" | Ekans, Arbok
Meowth, Persian
Psyduck, Golduck
Mankey, Primeape
Lickitung
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Aipom
Umbreon
Dunsparce
Sneasel
Larvitar, Pupitar, Tyranitar

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 200 | style="background: #FFF" | 200 | style="background: #FFF" | Misdreavus | colspan="2" style="background:#705898; text-align:center" | Ghost | style="background: #FFF" | Grimer, Muk

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 222 | style="background: #FFF" | 222 | style="background: #FFF" | Corsola | colspan="1" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water || style="background:#B8A038" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Rock | style="background: #FFF" | Psyduck, Golduck
Tentacool, Tentacruel
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 223 | style="background: #FFF" | 223 | style="background: #FFF" | Remoraid | colspan="2" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water | style="background: #FFF" | Psyduck, Golduck
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 240 | style="background: #FFF" | 240 | style="background: #FFF" | Magby | colspan="2" style="background:#F08030; text-align:center" | Fire | style="background: #FFF" | Electabuzz

|- | colspan="6" | Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution gets STAB from this move.
*Indicates Pokémon that can only learn the move through chain breeding.
|} |}

Generation III

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
023 023 Ekans Poison 25
024 024 Arbok Poison 28
042 042 Golbat Poison Flying --
052 052 Meowth Normal 31FRLG
052 052 Meowth Normal 35RSE
053 053 Persian Normal 34FRLG
053 053 Persian Normal 38RSE
054 054 Psyduck Water 23
055 055 Golduck Water 23
056 056 Mankey Fighting 41FRLG
056 056 Mankey Fighting 45RSE
057 057 Primeape Fighting 53FRLG
057 057 Primeape Fighting 54RSE
072 072 Tentacool Water Poison 43
073 073 Tentacruel Water Poison 47
081 081 Magnemite Electric Steel 44
082 082 Magneton Electric Steel 53
088 088 Grimer Poison 26
089 089 Muk Poison 26
095 095 Onix Rock Ground --
100 100 Voltorb Electric 8
101 101 Electrode Electric --
8
108 108 Lickitung Normal 45
125 125 Electabuzz Electric 36
158 158 Totodile Water 43
159 159 Croconaw Water 45
160 160 Feraligatr Water 47
169 169 Crobat Poison Flying --
190 190 Aipom Normal 43
193 193 Yanma Bug Flying 49RSE
193 193 Yanma Bug Flying 50FRLG
197 197 Umbreon Dark 47
206 206 Dunsparce Normal 31RSE
206 206 Dunsparce Normal 34FRLG
207 207 Gligar Ground Flying 44
208 208 Steelix Steel Ground --
215 215 Sneasel Dark Ice 15
239 239 Elekid Electric 33
246 246 Larvitar Rock Ground 15
247 247 Pupitar Rock Ground --
15
248 248 Tyranitar Rock Dark --
15
252 252 Treecko Grass 21
253 253 Grovyle Grass 23
254 254 Sceptile Grass 23
291 291 Ninjask Bug Flying 20
293 293 Whismur Normal 31
294 294 Loudred Normal 37
295 295 Exploud Normal 37
318 318 Carvanha Water Dark 28
319 319 Sharpedo Water Dark 28
329 329 Vibrava Ground Dragon 41
330 330 Flygon Ground Dragon 41
336 336 Seviper Poison 19
352 352 Kecleon Normal 24
353 353 Shuppet Ghost 8
354 354 Banette Ghost --
8
367 367 Huntail Water 15
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

By breeding

Template:Breedlist

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 019 | style="background: #FFF" | 019 | style="background: #FFF" | Rattata | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Ekans, Arbok
Meowth, Persian
Psyduck, Golduck
Mankey, Primeape
Aipom
Umbreon
Dunsparce
Sneasel
Whismur, Loudred, Exploud
Seviper
Kecleon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 046 | style="background: #FFF" | 046 | style="background: #FFF" | Paras | colspan="1" style="background:#A8B820; text-align:center" | Bug || style="background:#78C850" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Grass | style="background: #FFF" | Yanma
Gligar
Ninjask
Vibrava, Flygon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 048 | style="background: #FFF" | 048 | style="background: #FFF" | Venonat | colspan="1" style="background:#A8B820; text-align:center" | Bug || style="background:#A040A0" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Poison | style="background: #FFF" | Yanma
Gligar
Ninjask
Vibrava, Flygon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 050 | style="background: #FFF" | 050 | style="background: #FFF" | Diglett | colspan="2" style="background:#E0C068; text-align:center" | Ground | style="background: #FFF" | Ekans, Arbok
Meowth, Persian
Psyduck, Golduck
Mankey, Primeape
Aipom
Umbreon
Dunsparce
Sneasel
Whismur, Loudred, Exploud
Seviper
Kecleon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 090 | style="background: #FFF" | 090 | style="background: #FFF" | Shellder | colspan="2" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water | style="background: #FFF" | Tentacool, Tentacruel

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 104 | style="background: #FFF" | 104 | style="background: #FFF" | Cubone | colspan="2" style="background:#E0C068; text-align:center" | Ground | style="background: #FFF" | Lickitung
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Larvitar, Pupitar, Tyranitar
Treecko, Grovyle, Sceptile
Whismur, Loudred,Exploud

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 109 | style="background: #FFF" | 109 | style="background: #FFF" | Koffing | colspan="2" style="background:#A040A0; text-align:center" | Poison | style="background: #FFF" | Grimer, Muk
Shuppet, Banette

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 170 | style="background: #FFF" | 170 | style="background: #FFF" | Chinchou | colspan="1" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water || style="background:#F8D030" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Electric | style="background: #FFF" | Carvanha, Sharpedo

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 179 | style="background: #FFF" | 179 | style="background: #FFF" | Mareep | colspan="2" style="background:#F8D030; text-align:center" | Electric | style="background: #FFF" | Ekans, Arbok
Meowth, Persian
Psyduck, Golduck
Mankey, Primeape
Lickitung
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Aipom
Umbreon
Dunsparce
Sneasel
Larvitar, Pupitar, Tyranitar
Treecko, Grovyle, Sceptile
Whismur, Loudred, Exploud
Seviper
Kecleon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 200 | style="background: #FFF" | 200 | style="background: #FFF" | Misdreavus | colspan="2" style="background:#705898; text-align:center" | Ghost | style="background: #FFF" | Grimer, Muk
Shuppet, Banette

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 222 | style="background: #FFF" | 222 | style="background: #FFF" | Corsola | colspan="1" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water || style="background:#B8A038" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Rock | style="background: #FFF" | Psyduck, Golduck
Tentacool, Tentacruel
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Huntail

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 223 | style="background: #FFF" | 223 | style="background: #FFF" | Remoraid | colspan="2" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water | style="background: #FFF" | Psyduck, Golduck
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Carvanha, Sharpedo
Huntail

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 240 | style="background: #FFF" | 240 | style="background: #FFF" | Magby | colspan="2" style="background:#F08030; text-align:center" | Fire | style="background: #FFF" | Electabuzz

|- | colspan="6" | Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution gets STAB from this move.
*Indicates Pokémon that can only learn the move through chain breeding.
|} |}

Generation IV

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
023 023 Ekans Poison 17
024 024 Arbok Poison 17
042 042 Golbat Poison Flying --
052 052 Meowth Normal 17
053 053 Persian Normal 17
054 054 Psyduck Water 31
055 055 Golduck Water 31
056 056 Mankey Fighting 21
057 057 Primeape Fighting 21
072 072 Tentacool Water Poison 36
073 073 Tentacruel Water Poison 42
081 081 Magnemite Electric Steel 33
082 082 Magneton Electric Steel 34
088 088 Grimer Poison 33
089 089 Muk Poison 33
095 095 Onix Rock Ground 6
100 100 Voltorb Electric 19
101 101 Electrode Electric 19
108 108 Lickitung Normal 45
125 125 Electabuzz Electric 52
158 158 Totodile Water 34
159 159 Croconaw Water 39
160 160 Feraligatr Water 45
169 169 Crobat Poison Flying --
190 190 Aipom Normal 25
193 193 Yanma Bug Flying 46
197 197 Umbreon Dark 64
206 206 Dunsparce Normal 29
207 207 Gligar Ground Flying 27
208 208 Steelix Steel Ground 6
215 215 Sneasel Dark Ice 10
239 239 Elekid Electric 43
246 246 Larvitar Rock Ground 10
247 247 Pupitar Rock Ground --
10
248 248 Tyranitar Rock Dark --
10
252 252 Treecko Grass 21
253 253 Grovyle Grass 23
254 254 Sceptile Grass 23
291 291 Ninjask Bug Flying 20
293 293 Whismur Normal 31
294 294 Loudred Normal 37
295 295 Exploud Normal 37
318 318 Carvanha Water Dark 18
319 319 Sharpedo Water Dark 18
329 329 Vibrava Ground Dragon 41
330 330 Flygon Ground Dragon 41
336 336 Seviper Poison 19
352 352 Kecleon Normal 32
353 353 Shuppet Ghost 5
354 354 Banette Ghost --
8
367 367 Huntail Water 10
402 402 Kricketune Bug 30DP
402 402 Kricketune Bug 34PtHGSS
408 408 Cranidos Rock 37
409 409 Rampardos Rock 43
424 424 Ambipom Normal 25
434 434 Stunky Poison 7
435 435 Skuntank Poison 7
446 446 Munchlax Normal 20
447 447 Riolu Fighting 24
461 461 Weavile Dark Ice 10
462 462 Magnezone Electric Steel 34
463 463 Lickilicky Normal 45
466 466 Electivire Normal 52
469 469 Yanmega Bug Flying 43DP
469 469 Yanmega Bug Flying 46PtHGSS
472 472 Gliscor Ground Flying 27
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

By breeding

Template:Breedlist

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 019 | style="background: #FFF" | 019 | style="background: #FFF" | Rattata | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Ekans, Arbok
Meowth, Persian
Psyduck, Golduck
Mankey, Primeape
Aipom
Umbreon
Dunsparce
Sneasel
Whismur, Loudred, Exploud
Seviper
Kecleon
Stunky, Skuntank

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 046 | style="background: #FFF" | 046 | style="background: #FFF" | Paras | colspan="1" style="background:#A8B820; text-align:center" | Bug || style="background:#78C850" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Grass | style="background: #FFF" | Yanma, Yanmega
Gligar, Gliscor
Ninjask
Vibrava, Flygon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 048 | style="background: #FFF" | 048 | style="background: #FFF" | Venonat | colspan="1" style="background:#A8B820; text-align:center" | Bug || style="background:#A040A0" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Poison | style="background: #FFF" | Yanma, Yanmega
Gligar, Gliscor
Ninjask
Vibrava, Flygon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 050 | style="background: #FFF" | 050 | style="background: #FFF" | Diglett | colspan="2" style="background:#E0C068; text-align:center" | Ground | style="background: #FFF" | Ekans, Arbok
Meowth, Persian
Psyduck, Golduck
Mankey, Primeape
Aipom
Umbreon
Dunsparce
Sneasel
Whismur, Loudred, Exploud
Seviper
Kecleon
Stunky, Skuntank

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 090 | style="background: #FFF" | 090 | style="background: #FFF" | Shellder | colspan="2" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water | style="background: #FFF" | Tentacool, Tentacruel

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 104 | style="background: #FFF" | 104 | style="background: #FFF" | Cubone | colspan="2" style="background:#E0C068; text-align:center" | Ground | style="background: #FFF" | Lickitung, Lickilicky
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Larvitar, Pupitar, Tyranitar
Treecko, Grovyle, Sceptile
Whismur, Loudred,Exploud
Cranidos, Rampardos

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 109 | style="background: #FFF" | 109 | style="background: #FFF" | Koffing | colspan="2" style="background:#A040A0; text-align:center" | Poison | style="background: #FFF" | Grimer, Muk
Shuppet, Banette

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 140 | style="background: #FFF" | 140 | style="background: #FFF" | Kabuto | colspan="2" style="background:#B8A038; text-align:center" | Rock | style="background: #FFF" | Psyduck, Golduck
Tentacool, Tentacruel
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Huntail

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 165 | style="background: #FFF" | 165 | style="background: #FFF" | Ledyba | colspan="1" style="background:#A8B820; text-align:center" | Bug || style="background:#A890F0" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Flying | style="background: #FFF" | Yanma, Yanmega
Gligar, Gliscor
Ninjask
Vibrava, Flygon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 170 | style="background: #FFF" | 170 | style="background: #FFF" | Chinchou | colspan="1" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water || style="background:#F8D030" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Electric | style="background: #FFF" | Carvanha, Sharpedo

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 179 | style="background: #FFF" | 179 | style="background: #FFF" | Mareep | colspan="2" style="background:#F8D030; text-align:center" | Electric | style="background: #FFF" | Ekans, Arbok
Meowth, Persian
Psyduck, Golduck
Mankey, Primeape
Lickitung
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Aipom
Umbreon
Dunsparce
Sneasel
Larvitar, Pupitar, Tyranitar
Treecko, Grovyle, Sceptile
Whismur, Loudred, Exploud
Seviper
Kecleon
Cranidos, Rampardos
Stunky, Skuntank

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 198 | style="background: #FFF" | 198 | style="background: #FFF" | Murkrow | colspan="1" style="background:#705848; text-align:center" | Dark || style="background:#A890F0" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Flying | style="background: #FFF" | Golbat, Crobat

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 200 | style="background: #FFF" | 200 | style="background: #FFF" | Misdreavus | colspan="2" style="background:#705898; text-align:center" | Ghost | style="background: #FFF" | Grimer, Muk
Shuppet, Banette

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 222 | style="background: #FFF" | 222 | style="background: #FFF" | Corsola | colspan="1" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water || style="background:#B8A038" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Rock | style="background: #FFF" | Psyduck, Golduck
Tentacool, Tentacruel
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Huntail

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 223 | style="background: #FFF" | 223 | style="background: #FFF" | Remoraid | colspan="2" style="background:#6890F0; text-align:center" | Water | style="background: #FFF" | Psyduck, Golduck
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Carvanha, Sharpedo
Huntail

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 240 | style="background: #FFF" | 240 | style="background: #FFF" | Magby | colspan="2" style="background:#F08030; text-align:center" | Fire | style="background: #FFF" | Electabuzz, Electivire

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 304 | style="background: #FFF" | 304 | style="background: #FFF" | Aron | colspan="1" style="background:#B8B8D0; text-align:center" | Steel || style="background:#B8A038" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Rock | style="background: #FFF" | Lickitung, Lickilicky
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Larvitar, Pupitar, Tyranitar
Treecko, Grovyle, Sceptile
Whismur, Loudred,Exploud
Cranidos, Rampardos

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 347 | style="background: #FFF" | 347 | style="background: #FFF" | Anorith | colspan="1" style="background:#B8A038; text-align:center" | Rock || style="background:#A8B820" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Bug | style="background: #FFF" | Tentacool, Tentacruel

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 410 | style="background: #FFF" | 410 | style="background: #FFF" | Shieldon | colspan="1" style="background:#B8A038; text-align:center" | Rock || style="background:#B8B8D0" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Steel | style="background: #FFF" | Lickitung, Lickilicky
Totodile, Croconaw, Feraligatr
Larvitar, Pupitar, Tyranitar
Treecko, Grovyle, Sceptile
Whismur, Loudred,Exploud
Cranidos, Rampardos

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 451 | style="background: #FFF" | 451 | style="background: #FFF" | Skorupi | colspan="1" style="background:#A040A0; text-align:center" | Poison || style="background:#A8B820" align="center" colspan="1" rowspan="1" | Bug | style="background: #FFF" | Tentacool, Tentacruel
Yanma, Yanmega
Gligar, Gliscor
Ninjask
Vibrava, Flygon

|- | colspan="6" | Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution gets STAB from this move.
*Indicates Pokémon that can only learn the move through chain breeding.
|} |}

In the anime

150px 150px 150px 150px
Gliscor Golbat Onix Steelix
An earsplitting screech is emitted from the user.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
042 Golbat Golbat opens its mouth and releases thin yellow circles from its mouth.
Koga's Golbat The Ninja Poké-Showdown Debut
206 Dunsparce Dunsparce chitters over and over again, irritating the opponent.
Multiple Dunsparce The Dunsparce Deception None
246 Larvitar Larvitar releases a loud, irritating cry.
Ash's Larvitar Hatch Me if You Can None
294 Loudred Loudred sucks in a gulp of air then screams loudly, distorting the air.
A wild Loudred Gone Corphishin' None
293 Whismur Whismur screams loudly, distorting the air.
Alanna's Whismur A Poké-BLOCK Party None
100 Voltorb Voltorb glows blue and it releases sound waves from its body that distort the air around it.
Wattson's Voltorb Watt's with Wattson None
367 Huntail Huntail opens its mouth and yells out loudly, distorting the air.
Keith's Huntail The Evolutionary War None
354 Banette Banette yells out loudly, and a red orb appears in front of its mouth, sending off red shockwaves at the opponent.
Harley's Banette Rhapsody in Drew None
329 Vibrava Vibrava shakes its wings and they become surrounded in a white aura, sending purple shockwaves from its wings to the opponent.
Brianna's Vibrava Spontaneous Combusken! None
095 Onix Onix opens its mouth and the inside of it glows white. It then releases a light blue cylinder beam from its mouth at the opponent, blowing the opponent back the louder it roars.
Roark's Onix A Gruff Act to Follow! None
472 Gliscor Gliscor opens its mouth and calls out loudly, distorting the air.
Ash's Gliscor A Breed Stampede! None
208 Steelix Steelix releases a high-piteched screech and releases a beam of invisible shockwaves that distorts the air.
Byron's Steelix Dealing with Defensive Types! None
462 Magnezone Magnezone releases a shriek that distorts the air.
A wild Magnzeone Regaining the Home Advantage! None

In other languages

  • Dutch: Schreeuw
  • Spanish: Chirrido
  • Latin-American Spanish: Alarido
  • French: Grincement
  • German: Kreideschrei. This comes from the words Kreide meaning "chalk" and schreien meaning "to cry".
  • Portuguese: Uivo. In The Dunsparce Deception it is translated to Brazilian Portuguese as Ataque sônico
  • Italian: Stridio


Variations of the move Screech
Status ScreechMetal Sound
Formerly a variation
Status Cotton Spore


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