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'''Screech''' (Japanese: '''いやなおと''' ''Unpleasant Tone'') is a mostly accurate non-damaging {{t|Normal}}-type move introduced in [[Generation I]].
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'''Screech''' (Japanese: '''いやなおと''' ''Unpleasant Tone'') is a mostly accurate non-damaging {{type2|Normal}} move introduced in [[Generation I]].
   
=Effect=
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==Effect==
==Generation I==
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Screech decreases the opponent's {{stat|Defense}} by two levels.
   
Screech decreases the opponent's defense by 2 levels.
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Screech will do nothing if the opponent's Defense has reached a level of -6 or a value of 1, and will fail if the opponent has a {{m|Substitute}} or is under the effect of {{m|Mist}}. The effect of Screech is ignored by critical hits.
   
Screech will do nothing if the opponent's defense has reached a level of -6 or a value of 1, and
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==In the anime==
will fail if the opponent has a {{m|Substitute}} or is under the effect of {{m|Mist}}. The effect of
 
Screech is ignored by critical hits.
 
 
=In the anime=
 
 
[[Image:Golbat Screech.PNG|left|thumb|240px|[[Koga|Koga's]] {{p|Golbat}} using '''Screech'''.]][[Image:Golbat Screech 2.PNG|none|thumb|240px|[[Ash's Charmander]] being hit by Golbat's '''Screech'''.]]
 
[[Image:Golbat Screech.PNG|left|thumb|240px|[[Koga|Koga's]] {{p|Golbat}} using '''Screech'''.]][[Image:Golbat Screech 2.PNG|none|thumb|240px|[[Ash's Charmander]] being hit by Golbat's '''Screech'''.]]
 
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==Pokémon==
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===Pokémon===
'''{{p|Golbat}}'''. Golbat opens its mouth and a glass-shatering shriek is released.
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'''{{p|Golbat}}'''. Golbat opens its mouth and a glass-shattering shriek is released.
 
* Used by [[Koga|Koga's]] {{p|Golbat}} in ''[[EP032|The Ninja Poké-Showdown!]]''.
 
* Used by [[Koga|Koga's]] {{p|Golbat}} in ''[[EP032|The Ninja Poké-Showdown!]]''.
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'''{{p|Onix}}'''. Onix opens its mouth and roars loudly.
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* Used by [[Roark|Roark's]] {{p|Onix}} in ''[[DP016|A Gruff Act to Follow]]''.
   
=Learnset=
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==Learnset==
==[[Generation I]]==
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===[[Generation I]]===
 
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<div style="{{Learnset section box style}}">
===By [[Level|leveling up]]===
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====By [[Level|leveling up]]====
 
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* {{p|Ekans}} at Lv.31
 
* {{p|Ekans}} at Lv.31
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==[[Generation II]]==
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===[[Generation II]]===
 
<div style="{{Learnset section box style}}">
 
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===By [[Level|leveling up]]===
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====By [[Level|leveling up]]====
 
<div style="{{Learnset list style|items=40}}">
 
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* {{p|Ekans}} at Lv.29
 
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===By [[breeding]]===
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====By [[breeding]]====
 
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* {{p|Rattata}}
 
* {{p|Rattata}}
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==[[Generation III]]==
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===[[Generation III]]===
 
<div style="{{Learnset section box style}}">
 
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===By [[Level|leveling up]]===
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====By [[Level|leveling up]]====
 
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* {{p|Ekans}} at Lv.25
 
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<div style="{{Learnset section box style}}">
 
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===By [[breeding]]===
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====By [[breeding]]====
 
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* {{p|Rattata}}
 
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==[[Generation IV]]==
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===[[Generation IV]]===
 
<div style="{{Learnset section box style}}">
 
<div style="{{Learnset section box style}}">
===By [[Level|leveling up]]===
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====By [[Level|leveling up]]====
 
<div style="{{Learnset list style|items=68}}">
 
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* {{p|Ekans}} at Lv.17
 
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====By [[breeding]]====
 
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* {{p|Rattata}}
 
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=In other languages=
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==In other languages==
 
* Spanish: '''Chirrido'''
 
* Spanish: '''Chirrido'''
 
* French: '''Grincement'''
 
* French: '''Grincement'''

Revision as of 21:53, 15 March 2008

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
Does not affect any Pokémon*
Availability
Introduced  [[Generation {{{gen}}}]]
Condition  Smart
Appeal  1
Jam  3 ♥♥♥
 ???
Condition  Smart
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Lowers the Voltage of all Judges by one each.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

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

Effect

Screech decreases the opponent's Defense by two levels.

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

In the anime

File:Golbat Screech 2.PNG
Ash's Charmander being hit by Golbat's Screech.


Pokémon

Golbat. Golbat opens its mouth and a glass-shattering shriek is released.

Onix. Onix opens its mouth and roars loudly.

Learnset

Generation I

By leveling up

Generation II

By leveling up

Generation III

By leveling up

Generation IV

By leveling up

In other languages

  • Spanish: Chirrido
  • French: Grincement
  • German: Kreideschrei
  • Portuguese: Uivo

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