Get to Know Ninetales Pokemon #38

Information about the Ninetales Pokemon

Ninetales - Ken Sugimori's Official Artwork
Ninetales. Nintendo

Ninetales, Pokemon #38 is a part of the Pokemon Pokedex and the Pokemon Cheats index and  is known by the following names within the Pokemon series of video games:

  • English: Ninetales
  • Japanese: Kyukon
  • German: Vulnona
  • French: Feunard

Here are the numbers that Ninetales is represented by in the various Pokedexes:

  • National: 38
  • Hoenn: 154
  • Johto: 126

Ninetales Description From the Various Pokemon Games

Pokemon Red/Blue
Very smart and very vengeful. Grabbing one of its many tails could result in a 1000-year curse.

Pokemon Yellow
According to an enduring legend, 9 noble saints were united and reincarnated as this Pokemon.

Pokemon Gold
Some legends claim that each of its nine tails has its own unique type of special mystical power.

Pokemon Silver
Its nine beautiful tails are filled with a wondrous energy that could keep it alive for 1,000 years.

Pokemon Crystal
It is said to live a thousand years, and each of its tails is loaded with supernatural powers.

Pokemon Ruby
NINETALES casts a sinister light from its bright red eyes to gain total control over its foe's mind. This Pokemon is said to live for a thousand years.

Pokemon Sapphire
Legend has it that NINETALES came into being when nine wizards possessing sacred powers merged into one. This Pokemon is highly intelligent - it can understand human speech.

Pokemon Emerald
It has long been said that each of the nine tails embodies an enchanted power. A long-lived NINETALES will have fur that shines like gold.

Pokemon Fire Red
It has nine long tails and fur that gleams gold. It is said to live for 1,000 years.

Pokemon Leaf Green
Very smart and very vengeful. Grabbing one of its many tails could result in a 1,000-year curse.

Pokemon Diamond
Its nine tails are said to be imbued with a mystic power. It can live for a thousand years.

Pokemon Pearl
Its nine tails are said to be imbued with a mystic power. It can live for a thousand years.

Locations - Where to Find the Ninetales Pokemon

Pokemon Diamond
Evolve from Vulpix [Evolve]

Pokemon Pearl
Evolve from Vulpix [Evolve]

Ninetales Base Stats

  • HP = 73 (ranked 39)
  • ATTACK = 76 (ranked 36)
  • DEFENSE = 75 (ranked 36)
  • SPECIAL ATTACK = 81 (ranked 26)
  • SPECIAL DEFENSE = 100 (ranked 21)
  • SPEED = 100 (ranked 14)
  • Total Base Stats = 505

Ninetales Pokemon Type, Egg Group, Height, Weight, and Gender

  • Pokemon Type: Fire
  • Egg Type: Ground
  • Height: 1.1 m / 3' 07"
  • Weight: 19.9 kg / 43.9 lbs.
  • Male: 25%
  • Female: 75%

Ninetales Ability - Flash Fire

Game's description
Powers up Fire-type moves if hit by a fire move.

Battle effect
Activates when a user is hit by a damaging Fire-type move (including Fire-type Hidden Power). Once activated, user's Fire-type moves deal 1.5 times damage. While this ability is in effect, this Pokemon is immune to damage from Fire-type attacks and Fire-type Hidden Power (accuracy and effect from these moves are ignored). For Fire-type Pokemon with this ability, Will-O-Wisp activates this ability without having an effect. If a non-Fire-type Pokemon has this ability, Will-O-Wisp will activate the ability and will have an effect.

Additional Info for Ninetales

Damage Taken:

  • 50%: Bug, Steel, Fire, Grass, Ice
  • 200%: Ground, Rock, Water

Pal Park:

  • Area: Field
  • Points: 80
  • Encounter rate: 10

Wild Item:

Rawst - Rawst Berry 9 (100%)

Miscellaneous Info:

  • Species: Fox Pokemon
  • Steps to hatch: 5,120
  • Color: Yellow
  • Catch Rate: 75
  • Base Tameness: 70
  • Growth Group: Medium Fast
    • 1,000,000 exp. points to Lv100

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