Archen

←(#565) CarracostaCarracostaNew.png Archen.pngArchen (#566) Archeops.pngArcheops (#567)→
Archen
#566
Archen.pngArvhen.png

Type
Rock Flying
Catch rate
45
Abilities
Defeatist
Hidden Ability
None
Biomes
Fossil machine
Spawn time
Dawn/Day/Dusk/Night
Level range in wild
1
Spawn location
Air
Gender ratio
87.5% ♂, 12.5% ♀
EV yield
1 Attack
Mount
None
Egg Groups
Flying/Water 3
Behavior
Timid 80%
Neutral 0%
Aggressive 20%

Archen is a Rock/Flying-type Pokémon obtained by putting a Plume Fossil in a Fossil machine. It evolves into Archeops at level 37.

Revived from a fossil, this Pokémon is thought to be the ancestor of all bird Pokémon.

Contents

Drops

Drop Chance Quantity
Grid Cobblestone.pngCobblestone 100% 1-2
Grid Feather.pngFeather 50% 1

Stats

HP: 55
Attack: 112
Defense: 45
Sp. Atk: 74
Sp. Def: 45
Speed: 70
Total: 401

Type effectiveness

BugType.png DarkType.png DragonType.png ElectricType.png FairyType.png FightingType.png FireType.png FlyingType.png GhostType.png GrassType.png GroundType.png IceType.png NormalType.png PoisonType.png PsychicType.png RockType.png SteelType.png WaterType.png
½× ½× ½× ½× ½×

Moves

By level

Level Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
011 Quick Attack NormalType.pngNormal Physical 40 100% 30
011 Leer NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 30
011 Wing Attack FlyingType.pngFlying Physical 60 100% 35
055 Rock Throw RockType.pngRock Physical 50 90% 15
088 Double Team NormalType.pngNormal Status 15
1111 Scary Face NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 10
1515 Pluck FlyingType.pngFlying Physical 60 100% 20
1818 Ancient Power RockType.pngRock Special 60 100% 5
2121 Agility PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 30
2525 Quick Guard FightingType.pngFighting Status 15
2828 Acrobatics FlyingType.pngFlying Physical 55 100% 15
3131 Dragon Breath DragonType.pngDragon Special 60 100% 20
3535 Crunch DarkType.pngDark Physical 80 100% 15
3838 Endeavor NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 5
4141 U-turn BugType.pngBug Physical 70 100% 20
4545 Rock Slide RockType.pngRock Physical 75 90% 10
4848 Dragon Claw DragonType.pngDragon Physical 80 100% 15
5050 Thrash NormalType.pngNormal Physical 120 100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Archen.

By TM/HM

TM Move Type Category Power Accuracy  PP 
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM01 Hone Claws DarkType.pngDark Status 15
Bag TM Dragon Sprite.png TM02 Dragon Claw DragonType.pngDragon Physical 80 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM05 Roar NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic PoisonType.pngPoison Status 90% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power
Varies
Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM12 Taunt DarkType.pngDark Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM17 Protect NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM23 Smack Down RockType.pngRock Physical 50 100% 15
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM26 Earthquake GroundType.pngGround Physical 100 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM28 Dig GroundType.pngGround Physical 80 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team NormalType.pngNormal Status 15
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM37 Sandstorm RockType.pngRock Status 10
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM39 Rock Tomb RockType.pngRock Physical 60 95% 15
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png TM40 Aerial Ace FlyingType.pngFlying Physical 60 20
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM41 Torment DarkType.pngDark Status 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM42 Facade NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM44 Rest PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM45 Attract NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM48 Round NormalType.pngNormal Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM51 Ally Switch PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 15
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png TM62 Acrobatics FlyingType.pngFlying Physical 55 100% 15
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM65 Shadow Claw GhostType.pngGhost Physical 70 100% 15
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM69 Rock Polish RockType.pngRock Status 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM71 Stone Edge RockType.pngRock Physical 100 80% 5
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM78 Bulldoze GroundType.pngGround Physical 60 100% 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM80 Rock Slide RockType.pngRock Physical 75 90% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger NormalType.pngNormal Status 90% 15
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png TM88 Pluck FlyingType.pngFlying Physical 60 100% 20
Bag TM Bug Sprite.png TM89 U-turn BugType.pngBug Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM94 Rock Smash FightingType.pngFighting Physical 40 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM132 Snore NormalType.pngNormal Special 50 100% 15
Bag TM Steel Sprite.png TM136 Iron Tail SteelType.pngSteel Physical 100 75% 15
Bag TM Dragon Sprite.png TM137 Dragon Breath DragonType.pngDragon Special 60 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM140 Sleep Talk NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Steel Sprite.png TM144 Steel Wing SteelType.pngSteel Physical 70 90% 25
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM152 Secret Power NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png TM155 Roost FlyingType.pngFlying Status 10
Bag TM Dragon Sprite.png TM157 Dragon Pulse DragonType.pngDragon Special 85 100% 10
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM162 Stealth Rock RockType.pngRock Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM170 Confide NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png HM01 Cut NormalType.pngNormal Physical 50 95% 30
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png HM05 Defog FlyingType.pngFlying Status 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png HM06 Rock Smash FightingType.pngFighting Physical 40 100% 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Archen.

By move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Ancient Power RockType.pngRock Special 60 100% 5
Aqua Tail WaterType.pngWater Physical 90 90% 10
Bounce FlyingType.pngFlying Physical 85 85% 5
Earth Power GroundType.pngGround Special 90 100% 10
Endeavor NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 5
Heat Wave FireType.pngFire Special 95 90% 10
Iron Defense SteelType.pngSteel Status 15
Knock Off DarkType.pngDark Physical 65 100% 20
Tailwind FlyingType.pngFlying Status 15
Uproar NormalType.pngNormal Special 90 100% 10
Zen Headbutt PsychicType.pngPsychic Physical 80 90% 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Archen.

By breeding

 Parent   Move   Type   Category   Power   Accuracy   PP 
Zubat.pngGolbat.pngOmanyte.pngOmastar.pngAerodactyl.pngCrobat.pngSkorupi.pngDrapion.pngTirtouga.pngCarracostaNew.png Bite DarkType.pngDark Physical 60 100% 25
Corsola.png Earth Power GroundType.pngGround Special 90 100% 10
Corsola.png Head Smash* RockType.pngRock Physical 150 80% 5
Farfetch'd.pngCorphish.pngCrawdaunt.pngSkorupi.pngDrapion.png Knock Off DarkType.pngDark Physical 65 100% 20
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Archen.
  • An asterisk (*) indicates a move that must be chain bred onto Archen.

Breeding environment

Rock

Block Value
Grid Bedrock.pngBedrock 3
Grid Block of Coal.pngBlock of Coal 3
Grid Cobblestone.pngCobblestone 1
Grid End Stone.pngEnd Stone 3
Grid Fossil.pngFossil 2
Grid Furnace New.pngFurnace 2
Grid Stone.pngStone 1
Grid Torch.pngTorch 2

Flying

Block Value
Grid Beacon.pngBeacon 3
Grid Dispenser.pngDispenser 3
Grid Glass.pngGlass 2
Grid Grass Block.pngGrass Block 1
Grid Jukebox.pngJukebox 2
Grid Note Block.pngNote Block 2
Grid Stained Glass.pngStained Glass 2
Grid Stained Glass Pane.pngStained Glass Pane 2