Yellow Flute

Yellow Flute
Yellow Vidro
Yellow Flute
Yellow Flute
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation III
Generation III Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Generation IV Bag Battle items pocket icon.png Battle items
Generation V Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Generation VI Bag Items pocket icon.png ItemsXY
Generation VI Bag Medicine pocket icon.png MedicineORAS
Generation VII Bag Medicine pocket icon.png Medicine
Power 30

The Yellow Flute (Japanese: きいろビードロ Yellow Vidro) is a type of medicine introduced in Generation III. It is one of the flutes.

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
N/A  150

In the Generation V games, the Yellow Flute can be sold to the billionaire maniac in Undella Town for  7500.


Generation III to Generation IV

When used in battle, snaps a Pokémon out of confusion.

Generation V and Pokémon X and Y

The Yellow Flute serves no practical purpose other than to be sold.

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

When used in battle, snaps a Pokémon out of confusion.


Games Description
RSE A glass flute that snaps Pokémon out of confusion.
FRLG A yellow glass flute that snaps one Pokémon out of confusion.
Colo.XD A glass flute that snaps Pokémon out of confusion.
DPPtHGSS A yellow flute made from blown glass. Its melody snaps a single Pokémon out of confusion.
BWB2W2 A toy flute made from yellow glass. A maniac will buy it for a high price.
XY A lovely toy flute to admire. It's made from yellow glass.
A flute made from yellow glass that snaps Pokémon out of confusion.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
RSE Route 113 Glass Workshop (500 steps)
FRLG Rocket Game Corner (1600 Coins)
XD S.S. Libra
DPPt Trade
HGSS Route 12
PW Rally
BW Route 13 (treasure hunter)
B2W2 Route 13 (treasure hunter)
XY Trade
ORAS Route 113 Glass Workshop (500 grams)

In the anime

Flutes in the anime

In Serving Up the Flute Cup!, a Yellow Flute was included in the set of flutes promised for the winner of the Battle Frontier Flute Cup, which was eventually won by Ash.


  • The Yellow Flute (along with the Blue Flute and Red Flute) was moved to the medicine pocket in Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, meaning that it has been in three different bag pockets over three generations.
  • The Yellow Flute is the only one of the flutes obtainable in an Orre game, being obtainable in Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 黃色玻璃哨 Wòhngsīk Bōlēi Saau
Mandarin 黃色玻璃哨 / 黄色玻璃哨 Huángsè Bōlí Shào *
黃色哨子 / 黄色哨子 Huángsè Shàozi *
  French Flûte Jaune
  German Gelbe Flöte
  Italian Flauto Giallo*
Flauto Gial.*
  Korean 노랑비드로 Nolang Vidro
  Spanish Flauta Amarilla*
Fl. Amarilla*

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