Screech
Battles
Type  Normal
Category  Status
PP  40 (max. 64)
Power  -
Accuracy  100%
Priority  0
Target
Foe Foe
Self Ally
May affect anyone but the user
Availability
  • Not a TM, HM or Move Tutor move.

Screech is a  Normal-type status move.

Effect

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

Pokémon with the Ability Soundproof are not affected by this move.

Description

Description
An earsplitting screech that harshly lowers the target's Defense stat by two stages.


Pokémon that can learn Screech

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
007 Water Salatad Water Water 18
008 Water Salanip Water Poison 19
009 Water Salaslam Water Poison 19
012 Normal Budcheep Normal Flying 36
013 Normal Budcherp Normal Flying 42
014 Normal Budsoar Normal Flying 45
026 Poison Tadart Poison Grass 41
027 Poison Dartoad Poison Grass 46
037 Bug Jumple Bug Bug 40
038 Bug Casspring Bug Flying 45
097 Normal Paracaw Normal Flying 22
098 Normal Paraful Normal Flying 22
099 Normal Parabow Normal Flying 22
118 Rock Rexite Rock Fire 13
119 Rock Tarexite Rock Fire 13
120 Rock Stegron Rock Steel 13
121 Rock Stegasteel Rock Steel 13
129 Fire Dynaball Fire Steel 18
130 Fire Explonade Fire Steel 18
168 Water Shrimpet Water Bug 6
169 Water Shrimpoon Water Fire 6
190 Poison Toxidon Poison Ground 46
191 Poison Snapike Poison Ground 53
196 Poison Purpole Poison Poison 27
197 Poison Frogoo Poison Poison 27
198 Poison Toxitoad Poison Poison 27
211 Ghost Skreech Ghost Ghost 28
212 Ghost Banshreek Ghost Ghost 28
213 Ghost Banscream Ghost Ghost 28
237 Fairy Pupyro Fairy Fire 20
255 Ghost Syrill Ghost Flying 5
256 Ghost Cycrill Ghost Flying 5
257 Ghost Syphoon Ghost Flying Start
265 Steel Hamawl Steel Water 21
266 Steel Silvicious Steel Water 21
281 Bug Bugray Bug Flying Start
282 Bug Dracofly Bug Dragon Start
297 Bug Crysilla Bug Ice 43
313 Poison Battic Poison Ice 63
314 Poison Blizzibat Poison Ice 66
315 Ice Carbonix Ice Ice 44
316 Ice Carbonitro Ice Ice 44
336 Dragon Serpyro Dragon Fire 25
337 Dragon Slitheat Dragon Fire 25
338 Dragon Blazilisk Dragon Fire 25
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
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