Get to Know Drowzee — #96 in the National Pokémon Pokédex

Stats, locations, and more

Drowzee - Ken Sugimori's Official Artwork
Drowzee. Nintendo

Drowzee is the 96th Pokémon listed in the National Pokémon Pokédex. It's a Psychic-type that puts enemies to sleep and eats their dreams. It was first introduced in Generation I. Here's everything you need to know about it, including stats, alternate names, and more.

Alternate Names

Drowzee ​is​ known by the following names within the Pokémon series of video games:

  • English: Drowzee
  • Japanese: Sleepe
  • German: Traumato
  • French: Soporifik

Position in the Pokédex

Drowzee is represented by the following numbers in the various Pokédexes:

  • National: 96
  • Hoenn: 266
  • Johto: 87

Drowzee's Description in the Various Pokémon Games

Red/Blue

Puts enemies to sleep then eats their dreams. Occasionally gets sick from eating bad dreams.

Yellow

If you sleep by it all the time, it will sometimes show you dreams it has eaten in the past.

Gold

If you think that you had a good dream, but you can’t remember it, a DROWZEE has probably eaten it.

Silver

It remembers every dream it eats. It rarely eats the dreams of adults because children’s are much tastier.

Crystal

When it twitches its nose, it can tell where someone is sleeping and what that person is dreaming about.

Ruby/Sapphire

If your nose becomes itchy while you are sleeping, it’s a sure sign that one of these POKéMON is standing above your pillow and trying to eat your dream through your nostrils.

FireRed

A descendent of the legendary animal baku, which is said to eat dreams. It is skilled at hypnotism.

LeafGreen

Puts enemies to sleep, then eats their dreams. Occasionally gets sick from eating only bad dreams.

Emerald

If your nose becomes itchy while you are sleeping, it’s a sure sign that a DROWZEE is standing above your pillow and trying to eat your dream through your nostrils.

Diamond/Pearl/Platinum

It can tell what people are dreaming by sniffing with its big nose. It loves fun dreams.

HeartGold

If you think that you had a good dream but you can’t remember it, a DROWZEE has probably eaten it.

SoulSilver

It remembers every dream it eats. It rarely eats the dreams of adults because children’s are much tastier.

Black/White/Black 2/White 2

It can tell what people are dreaming by sniffing with its big nose. It loves fun dreams.

X

Puts enemies to sleep, then eats their dreams. Occasionally gets sick from eating only bad dreams.

Y

If you think that you had a good dream but you can’t remember it, a Drowzee has probably eaten it.

Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire

If your nose becomes itchy while you are sleeping, it’s a sure sign that one of these Pokémon is standing above your pillow and trying to eat your dream through your nostrils.

Sun

A Pokémon that nourishes itself by eating dreams, it is thought to share common ancestry with Munna and Musharna.

Moon

It finds really fun dreams tasty. When it makes friends with people, it may show them the most delicious dreams it’s ever eaten.

Ultra Sun

It can be spotted near recreational facilities, intending to eat the pleasant dreams of children who enjoyed themselves there that day.

Ultra Moon

It puts its prey to sleep and devours their dreams. It seems that bad dreams taste sour, so Drowzee doesn’t particularly like eating them.

Let's Go Pikachu/Let's Go Eevee

If you sleep by it all the time, it will sometimes show you dreams it had eaten in the past.

Where to Find Drowzee

Red/Blue/Yellow

Route 11

Gold/Silver

Route 11, 34, 35

Crystal

Route 6, 11, 34, 35

Ruby/Sapphire

Trade/migrate from another game

FireRed/LeafGreen

Route 11, Berry Forest

Emerald

Trade/migrate from another game

Diamond/Pearl/Platinum

Route 215

HeartGold/SoulSilver

Route 11, 34, 35

Black/White/Black 2/White 2

Trade/migrate from another game

X/Y

Trade/migrate from another game

Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire

Breed Hypno

Sun/Moon/Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon

Route 2

Let's Go Pikachu/Let's Go Eevee

Route 11

Drowzee Base Stats

  • HP = 60 (ranked 51)
  • ATTACK = 48 (ranked 61)
  • DEFENSE = 45 (ranked 62)
  • SPECIAL ATTACK = 43 (ranked 59)
  • SPECIAL DEFENSE = 90 (ranked 24)
  • SPEED = 42 (ranked 53)
  • Total Base Stats = 328

Drowzee Pokémon Type, Egg Group, Height, Weight, and Gender

  • Pokemon Type: Psychic
  • Egg Type: Humanshape
  • Height: 1 m / 3' 03"
  • Weight: 32.4 kg / 71.4 lbs.
  • Male: 50%
  • Female: 50%

Drowzee Ability: Insomnia

Game's description: Prevents the Pokémon from falling asleep.

Battle effect: The Pokémon cannot be under the SLEEP condition while having this ability.

Additional Info for Drowzee

Damage Taken

  • 50%: Fighting, Psychic
  • 200%: Bug, Ghost, Dark

Pal Park

  • Area: Forest
  • Points: 50
  • Encounter rate: 30

Wild Item

NONE

Miscellaneous Info

  • Species: Hypnosis Pokémon
  • Steps to hatch: 5,120
  • Color: Yellow
  • Catch Rate: 190
  • Base Tameness: 70
  • Growth Group: Medium Fast
  • 1,000,000 exp. points to Lv100