#290

pokemon-sprite

nincada

Species

Trainee Pokémon

Type

bug

ground

Height

1.6 FT

Weight

12.1 lbs(5.5 kg)

Abilities

compound-eyes

run-away(hidden)

Training

Base Friendship 50
Capture Rate 50
Growth Rate slow-then-very-fast
Held Items

soft-sand pokemon-items

Stats

Base Stats Max Stats
HP 31 266
Attack 45 207
Defense 90 306
Sp.Atk 30 174
Sp.Def 30 174
Speed 40 196
Total 266 1234

Evolution

Type Damages

Takes 1/2* From
Takes 0* From

Moves

Learned Moves
Lv Move Type Power Acc PP
1 Scratch

Nor

40 100 35
1 Harden

Nor

- - 30
5 Absorb

Gra

20 100 25
5 Leech Life

Bug

20 100 15
9 Sand Attack

Gro

- 100 15
14 Fury Swipes

Nor

18 80 15
19 Mind Reader

Nor

- - 5
25 False Swipe

Nor

40 100 40
29 Bide

Nor

- - 10
38 Metal Claw

Ste

50 95 35
45 Dig

Gro

80 100 10
Tutor Moves
Move Type Power Acc PP
String Shot

Bug

- 95 40
Mimic

Nor

- - 10
Substitute

Nor

- - 10
Snore

Nor

50 100 15
Spite

Gho

- 100 10
Swagger

Nor

- 90 15
Fury Cutter

Bug

40 95 20
Sleep Talk

Nor

- - 10
Egg Moves
Move Type Power Acc PP
Gust

Fig

40 100 35
Flail

Nor

- 100 15
Feint Attack

Dar

60 - 20
Endure

Nor

- - 10
Silver Wind

Bug

60 100 5
Night Slash

Dar

70 100 15
Bug Buzz

Bug

90 100 10
Bug Bite

Bug

60 100 20
Final Gambit

Fig

- 100 5
Machine Moves
Move Type Power Acc PP
Cut

Nor

50 95 30
Solar Beam

Gra

120 100 10
Toxic

Poi

- 90 10
Double Team

Nor

- - 15
Flash

Nor

- 100 20
Rest

Psy

- - 10
Protect

Nor

- - 10
Sandstorm

Roc

- - 10
Giga Drain

Gra

75 100 10
Return

Nor

- 100 20
Frustration

Nor

- 100 20
Hidden Power

Nor

60 100 15
Sunny Day

Fir

- - 5
Shadow Ball

Gho

80 100 15
Facade

Nor

70 100 20
Secret Power

Nor

70 100 20
Aerial Ace

Fig

60 - 20
Natural Gift

Nor

- 100 15
Hone Claws

Dar

- - 15
Round

Nor

60 100 15
Struggle Bug

Bug

50 100 20
Confide

Nor

- - 20

PokeDex Entries

ruby NINCADA lives underground for many years in complete darkness. This POKéMON absorbs nutrients from the roots of trees. It stays motionless as it waits for evolution.
sapphire NINCADA lives underground. It uses its sharp claws to carve the roots of trees and absorb moisture and nutrients. This POKéMON can’t withstand bright sunlight so avoids it.
emerald It makes its nest at the roots of a mighty tree. Using its whiskerlike antennae, it probes its surroundings in the pitch-black darkness of soil.
firered Because it lived almost entirely underground, it is nearly blind. It uses its antennae instead.
leafgreen Because it lived almost entirely underground, it is nearly blind. It uses its antennae instead.
diamond It grows underground, sensing its surroundings using antennae instead of its virtually blind eyes.
pearl It grows underground, sensing its surroundings using antennae instead of its virtually blind eyes.
platinum It grows underground, sensing its surroundings using antennae instead of its virtually blind eyes.
heartgold It can sometimes live underground for more than 10 years. It absorbs nutrients from the roots of trees.
soulsilver It can sometimes live underground for more than 10 years. It absorbs nutrients from the roots of trees.
black It grows underground, sensing its surroundings using antennae instead of its virtually blind eyes.
white It grows underground, sensing its surroundings using antennae instead of its virtually blind eyes.
black-2 It grows underground, sensing its surroundings using antennae instead of its virtually blind eyes.
white-2 It grows underground, sensing its surroundings using antennae instead of its virtually blind eyes.
x Because it lived almost entirely underground, it is nearly blind. It uses its antennae instead.
y It can sometimes live underground for more than 10 years. It absorbs nutrients from the roots of trees.
omega-ruby Nincada lives underground for many years in complete darkness. This Pokémon absorbs nutrients from the roots of trees. It stays motionless as it waits for evolution.
alpha-sapphire Nincada lives underground. It uses its sharp claws to carve the roots of trees and absorb moisture and nutrients. This Pokémon can’t withstand bright sunlight so avoids it.
sword Because it lived almost entirely underground, it is nearly blind. It uses its antennae instead.
shield It can sometimes live underground for more than 10 years. It absorbs nutrients from the roots of trees.