#288 Vigoroth
General Location Attacks Stats Egg Moves SpinOff Dex
Gen VI Dex Gen V Dex Gen IV Dex Gen III Dex

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Name Other Names No. Gender Ratio Type
Vigoroth
Japan: Yarukimono
ヤルキモノ
French: Vigoroth
German: Muntier
Korean: 발바로
National: #288
BW Unova: #---
B2W2 Unova: #277
Male :50%
Female :50%
Abilities: Vital Spirit
Vital Spirit: The Pokémon cannot be under the SLEEP condition while having this ability.
Classification Height Weight Capture Rate Base Egg Steps
Wild Monkey Pokémon 4’07”
1.4m
102.5lbs
46.5kg
120 3,840
Experience Growth Base Happiness Effort Values Earned Flee FlagEntree Forest Level
1,250,000 Points
Slow
70 2 Speed Point(s)
0 Level 18
Damage Taken
*1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *2 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *0 *1 *1 *1
Wild Hold Item Egg Groups
Field
Evolutionary Chain
Locations
Black Trade from White
White Evolve Slakoth
Black 2 Pinwheel ForestDetails
White 2 Pinwheel ForestDetails
Trainer Locations  Details

Flavor Text
Black Its heart beats at a tenfold tempo, so it cannot sit still for even a moment.
White
Black 2 Its hearbeat is fast and its blood so agitated that it can't sit still for one secodn.
White 2

Black/White/Black 2/White 2 Level Up
LevelAttack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Scratch 40 100 35 --
Hard, pointed, and sharp claws rake the target to inflict damage.
Focus Energy -- -- 30 --
The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that critical hits land more easily.
Encore -- 100 5 --
The user compels the target to keep using only the move it last used for three turns.
Uproar 90 100 10 --
The user attacks in an uproar for three turns. Over that time, no one can fall asleep.
7 Encore -- 100 5 --
The user compels the target to keep using only the move it last used for three turns.
13 Uproar 90 100 10 --
The user attacks in an uproar for three turns. Over that time, no one can fall asleep.
19 Fury Swipes 18 80 15 --
The target is raked with sharp claws or scythes for two to five times in quick succession.
25 Endure -- -- 10 --
The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
31 Slash 70 100 20 --
The target is attacked with a slash of claws or blades. Critical hits land more easily.
37 Counter ?? 100 20 --
A retaliation move that counters any physical attack, inflicting double the damage taken.
43 Chip Away 70 100 20 --
Looking for an opening, the user strikes continually. The target's stat changes don't affect this attack's damage.
49 Focus Punch 150 100 20 --
The user focuses its mind before launching a punch. It will fail if the user is hit before it is used.
55 Reversal ?? 100 15 --
An all-out attack that becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.
TM & HM Attacks
TM/HM #Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
TM01 Hone Claws -- -- 15 --
The user sharpens its claws to boost its Attack stat and accuracy.
TM05 Roar -- 100 20 --
The target is scared off and replaced by another Pokémon in its party. In the wild, the battle ends.
TM06 Toxic -- 90 10 --
A move that leaves the target badly poisoned. Its poison damage worsens every turn.
TM08 Bulk Up -- -- 20 --
The user tenses its muscles to bulk up its body, boosting both its Attack and Defense stats.
TM10 Hidden Power ?? 100 15 --
A unique attack that varies in type and intensity depending on the Pokémon using it.
TM11 Sunny Day -- -- 5 --
The user intensifies the sun for five turns, powering up Fire-type moves.
TM12 Taunt -- 100 20 --
The target is taunted into a rage that allows it to use only attack moves for three turns.
TM13 Ice Beam 95 100 10 10
The target is struck with an icy-cold beam of energy. It may also freeze the target solid.
TM14 Blizzard 120 70 5 10
A howling blizzard is summoned to strike the opposing team. It may also freeze them solid.
TM17 Protect -- -- 10 --
It enables the user to evade all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
TM18 Rain Dance -- -- 5 --
The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water-type moves.
TM21 Frustration ?? 100 20 --
A full-power attack that grows more powerful the less the user likes its Trainer.
TM22 Solarbeam 120 100 10 --
A two-turn attack. The user gathers light, then blasts a bundled beam on the second turn.
TM24 Thunderbolt 95 100 15 10
A strong electric blast is loosed at the target. It may also leave the target with paralysis.
TM25 Thunder 120 70 10 30
A wicked thunderbolt is dropped on the target to inflict damage. It may also leave the target with paralysis.
TM26 Earthquake 100 100 10 --
The user sets off an earthquake that strikes those around it.
TM27 Return ?? 100 20 --
A full-power attack that grows more powerful the more the user likes its Trainer.
TM30 Shadow Ball 80 100 15 --
The user hurls a shadowy blob at the target. It may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
TM31 Brick Break 75 100 15 --
The user attacks with a swift chop. It can also break any barrier such as Light Screen and Reflect.
TM32 Double Team -- -- 15 --
By moving rapidly, the user makes illusory copies of itself to raise its evasiveness.
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100 15 10
The target is scorched with an intense blast of fire. It may also leave the target with a burn.
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85 5 10
The target is attacked with an intense blast of all-consuming fire. It may also leave the target with a burn.
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80 10 --
Boulders are hurled at the target. It also lowers the target's Speed by preventing its movement.
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 -- 20 --
The user confounds the target with speed, then slashes. The attack lands without fail.
TM42 Facade 70 100 20 --
An attack move that doubles its power if the user is poisoned, burned, or has paralysis.
TM44 Rest -- -- 10 --
The user goes to sleep for two turns. It fully restores the user's HP and heals any status problem.
TM45 Attract -- 100 15 --
If it is the opposite gender of the user, the target becomes infatuated and less likely to attack.
TM47 Low Sweep 60 100 20 --
The user attacks the target's legs swiftly, reducing the target's Speed stat.
TM48 Round 60 100 15 --
The user attacks the target with a song. Others can join in the Round and make the attack do greater damage.
TM52 Focus Blast 120 70 5 --
The user heightens its mental focus and unleashes its power. It may also lower the target's Sp. Def.
TM56 Fling ?? 100 10 --
The user flings its held item at the target to attack. Its power and effects depend on the item.
TM59 Incinerate 30 100 15 --
The user attacks the target with fire. If the target is holding a Berry, the Berry becomes burnt up and unusable.
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100 15 --
The user slashes with a sharp claw made from shadows. Critical hits land more easily.
TM67 Retaliate 70 100 5 --
The user gets revenge for a fainted ally. If an ally fainted in the previous turn, this attack's damage increases.
TM78 Bulldoze 60 100 20 --
The user stomps down on the ground and attacks everything in the area. Hit Pokémon's Speed stat is reduced.
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90 10 --
Large boulders are hurled at the opposing team to inflict damage. It may also make the targets flinch.
TM83 Work Up -- -- 30 --
The user is roused, and its Attack and Sp. Atk stats increase.
TM87 Swagger -- 90 15 --
The user enrages and confuses the target. However, it also sharply raises the target's Attack stat.
TM90 Substitute -- -- 10 --
The user makes a copy of itself using some of its HP. The copy serves as the user's decoy.
TM94 Rock Smash 40 100 15 --
The user attacks with a punch that can shatter a rock. It may also lower the target's Defense stat.
HM01 Cut 50 95 30 --
The target is cut with a scythe or a claw. It can also be used to cut down thin trees.
HM04 Strength 80 100 15 --
The target is slugged with a punch thrown at maximum power. It can also be used to move heavy boulders.
Egg Moves (Details)
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %  
Pursuit 40 100 20 -- Details
An attack move that inflicts double damage if used on a target that is switching out of battle.
Slash 70 100 20 -- Details
The target is attacked with a slash of claws or blades. Critical hits land more easily.
Body Slam 85 100 15 30 Details
The user drops onto the target with its full body weight. It may also leave the target with paralysis.
Snore 40 100 15 -- Details
An attack that can be used only if the user is asleep. The harsh noise may also make the target flinch.
Crush Claw 75 95 10 -- Details
The user slashes the target with hard and sharp claws. It may also lower the target's Defense.
Curse -- -- 10 -- Details
A move that works differently for the Ghost type than for all other types.
Sleep Talk -- -- 10 -- Details
While it is asleep, the user randomly uses one of the moves it knows.
Hammer Arm 100 90 10 -- Details
The user swings and hits with its strong and heavy fist. It lowers the user's Speed, however.
Night Slash 70 100 15 -- Details
The user slashes the target the instant an opportunity arises. Critical hits land more easily.
After You -- -- 15 -- Details
The user helps the target and makes it use its move right after the user.
Tickle -- 100 20 -- Details
The user tickles the target into laughing, reducing its Attack and Defense stats.

Black 2/White 2 Move Tutor Attacks
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
After You----15--
The user helps the target and makes it use its move right after the user.
Covet6010040--
The user endearingly approaches the target, then steals the target's held item.
Fire Punch751001510
The target is punched with a fiery fist. It may also leave the target with a burn.
Gunk Shot12070530
The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. It may also poison the target.
Ice Punch751001510
The target is punched with an icy fist. It may also leave the target frozen.
Icy Wind559515--
The user attacks with a gust of chilled air. It also reduces the targets' Speed stat.
Low Kick??10020--
A powerful low kick that makes the target fall over. It inflicts greater damage on heavier targets.
Sleep Talk----10--
While it is asleep, the user randomly uses one of the moves it knows.
Thunderpunch751001510
The target is punched with an electrified fist. It may also leave the target with paralysis.
Uproar9010010--
The user attacks in an uproar for three turns. Over that time, no one can fall asleep.
Pre-Evolution Only Moves
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect % Method
Yawn -- -- 10 --
Lv. 1
The user lets loose a huge yawn that lulls the target into falling asleep on the next turn.
Slack Off -- -- 10 --
Lv. 13
The user slacks off, restoring its own HP by up to half of its maximum HP.
Faint Attack 60 -- 20 --
Lv. 19
The user approaches the target disarmingly, then throws a sucker punch. It hits without fail.
Amnesia -- -- 20 --
Lv. 25
The user temporarily empties its mind to forget its concerns. It sharply raises the user's Sp. Def stat.
Covet 60 100 40 --
Lv. 31
The user endearingly approaches the target, then steals the target's held item.
Flail ?? 100 15 --
Lv. 49
The user flails about aimlessly to attack. It becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.
Gen III & IV Only Moves (Details)
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %Method
Water Pulse 60 100 20 20 Gen IV TM03
The user attacks the target with a pulsing blast of water. It may also confuse the target.
Shock Wave 60 -- 20 -- Gen IV TM34
The user strikes the target with a quick jolt of electricity. This attack cannot be evaded.
Secret Power 70 100 20 30 Gen IV TM43
The user attacks the target with a secret power. Its added effects vary depending on the user's environment.
Captivate -- 100 20 -- Gen IV TM78
If it is the opposite gender of the user, the target is charmed into harshly lowering its Sp. Atk stat.
Natural Gift ?? 100 15 -- Gen IV TM83
The user draws power to attack by using its held Berry. The Berry determines its type and power.
Fury Cutter 20 95 20 -- Move Tutor - PtHGSS
The target is slashed with scythes or claws. Its power increases if it hits in succession.
Sucker Punch 80 100 5 -- Move Tutor - PtHGSS
This move enables the user to attack first. It fails if the target is not readying an attack, however.
Mud-slap 20 100 10 -- Move Tutor - PtHGSS
The user hurls mud in the target's face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
Headbutt 70 100 15 -- Move Tutor - HGSS
The user sticks out its head and attacks by charging straight into the target. It may also make the target flinch.
Dynamicpunch 100 50 5 100 Move Tutor - Emerald
The user punches the target with full, concentrated power. It confuses the target if it hits.
Mega Punch 80 85 20 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
The target is slugged by a punch thrown with muscle-packed power.
Mega Kick 120 75 5 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
The target is attacked by a kick launched with muscle-packed power.
Double-edge 120 100 15 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
A reckless, life-risking tackle. It also damages the user by a fairly large amount, however.
Seismic Toss ?? 100 20 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
The target is thrown using the power of gravity. It inflicts damage equal to the user's level.
Mimic -- -- 10 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
The user copies the target's last move. The move can be used during battle until the Pokémon is switched out.
Stats
  HP Attack Defense Sp. Attack Sp. Defense Speed
Base Stats 80 80 80 55 55 90
Max Stats
Hindering Nature
Lv. 50 140 - 187 76 - 118 76 - 118 54 - 96 54 - 96 85 - 127
Lv. 100 270 - 364 148 - 233 148 - 233 103 - 188 103 - 188 166 - 251
Max Stats
Neutral Nature
Lv. 50 140 - 187 85 - 132 85 - 132 60 - 107 60 - 107 95 - 142
Lv. 100 270 - 364 165 - 259 165 - 259 115 - 209 115 - 209 185 - 279
Max Stats
Beneficial Nature
Lv. 50 140 - 187 93 - 145 93 - 145 66 - 117 66 - 117 104 - 156
Lv. 100 270 - 364 181 - 284 181 - 284 126 - 229 126 - 229 203 - 306

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