#277 Swellow
General Location Attacks Stats Egg Moves
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Name Other Names No. Gender Ratio Type
Swellow
Japan: Ohsubame
オオスバメ
French: Hélédelle
German: Schwalboss
Korean: 스왈로
National: #277
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Male :50%
Female :50%
Normal-type Flying-type
Classification Height Weight Capture Rate Base Egg Steps
Swallow Pokémon 2'04"
0.7m
43.7lbs
19.8kg
453,840
Abilities: Guts - Scrappy (Hidden Ability)
Guts: Attack is increased by 50% when induced with a status (BURN, PARALYZE, SLEEP, POISON, FREEZE). Burn’s effect of lowering Attack is not applied.
Hidden Ability (Available through transfer):
Scrappy: Allows the Pokémon to hit Ghost-type Pokémon with Normal-type and Fighting-type moves.
Experience Growth Base Happiness Effort Values Earned S.O.S. Calling
1,059,862 Points
Medium Slow
70 2 Speed Point(s)
Can't call S.O.S. Partners
Damage Taken
Attacking Move Type: Normal-type Attacking Move Type: Fire-type Attacking Move Type: Water-type Attacking Move Type: Electric-type Attacking Move Type: Grass-type Attacking Move Type: Ice-type Attacking Move Type: Fighting-type Attacking Move Type: Poison-type Attacking Move Type: Ground-type Attacking Move Type: Flying-type Attacking Move Type: Psychic-type Attacking Move Type: Bug-type Attacking Move Type: Rock-type Attacking Move Type: Ghost-type Attacking Move Type: Dragon-type Attacking Move Type: Dark-type Attacking Move Type: Steel-type Attacking Move Type: Fairy-type
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Wild Hold Item Egg Groups
 
Flying
Evolutionary Chain
Taillow Level Swellow
Locations - In-Depth Details
Sun Trade from Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon
Moon Trade from Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon
Ultra Sun Ultra Space WildsDetails
Ultra Moon Ultra Space WildsDetails
Generation VII Level Up
LevelAttack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Brave Bird Brave Bird - Flying-type Brave Bird: Physical Move 120 100 15 --
The user tucks in its wings and charges from a low altitude. This also damages the user quite a lot.
Air Slash Air Slash - Flying-type Air Slash: Special Move 75 95 15 30
The user attacks with a blade of air that slices even the sky. This may also make the target flinch.
Pluck Pluck - Flying-type Pluck: Physical Move 60 100 20 --
The user pecks the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.
Peck Peck - Flying-type Peck: Physical Move 35 100 35 --
The target is jabbed with a sharply pointed beak or horn.
Growl Growl - Normal-type Growl: Other Move -- 100 40 --
The user growls in an endearing way, making opposing Pokémon less wary. This lowers their Attack stat.
Focus Energy Focus Energy - Normal-type Focus Energy: Other Move -- -- 30 --
The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that critical hits land more easily.
Quick Attack Quick Attack - Normal-type Quick Attack: Physical Move 40 100 30 --
The user lunges at the target at a speed that makes it almost invisible. This move always goes first.
5 Focus Energy Focus Energy - Normal-type Focus Energy: Other Move -- -- 30 --
The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that critical hits land more easily.
9 Quick Attack Quick Attack - Normal-type Quick Attack: Physical Move 40 100 30 --
The user lunges at the target at a speed that makes it almost invisible. This move always goes first.
13 Wing Attack Wing Attack - Flying-type Wing Attack: Physical Move 60 100 35 --
The target is struck with large, imposing wings spread wide to inflict damage.
17 Double Team Double Team - Normal-type Double Team: Other Move -- -- 15 --
By moving rapidly, the user makes illusory copies of itself to raise its evasiveness.
21 Aerial Ace Aerial Ace - Flying-type Aerial Ace: Physical Move 60 -- 20 --
The user confounds the target with speed, then slashes. This attack never misses.
27 Quick Guard Quick Guard - Fighting-type Quick Guard: Other Move -- -- 15 --
The user protects itself and its allies from priority moves.
33 Agility Agility - Psychic-type Agility: Other Move -- -- 30 --
The user relaxes and lightens its body to move faster. This sharply raises the Speed stat.
39 Air Slash Air Slash - Flying-type Air Slash: Special Move 75 95 15 30
The user attacks with a blade of air that slices even the sky. This may also make the target flinch.
45 Endeavor Endeavor - Normal-type Endeavor: Physical Move ?? 100 5 --
This attack move cuts down the target's HP to equal the user's HP.
51 Brave Bird Brave Bird - Flying-type Brave Bird: Physical Move 120 100 15 --
The user tucks in its wings and charges from a low altitude. This also damages the user quite a lot.
57 Reversal Reversal - Fighting-type Reversal: Physical Move ?? 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 Work Up Work Up - Normal-type Work Up: Other Move -- -- 30 --
The user is roused, and its Attack and Sp. Atk stats increase.
TM06 Toxic Toxic - Poison-type Toxic: Other Move -- 90 10 --
A move that leaves the target badly poisoned. Its poison damage worsens every turn.
TM10 Hidden Power Hidden Power - Normal-type Hidden Power: Special Move 60 100 15 --
A unique attack that varies in type depending on the Pokémon using it.
TM11 Sunny Day Sunny Day - Fire-type Sunny Day: Other Move -- -- 5 --
The user intensifies the sun for five turns, powering up Fire-type moves. It lowers the power of Water-type moves.
TM15 Hyper Beam Hyper Beam - Normal-type Hyper Beam: Special Move 150 90 5 --
The target is attacked with a powerful beam. The user can't move on the next turn.
TM17 Protect Protect - Normal-type Protect: Other Move -- -- 10 --
Enables the user to evade all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
TM18 Rain Dance Rain Dance - Water-type Rain Dance: Other Move -- -- 5 --
The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water-type moves. It lowers the power of Fire-type moves.
TM19 Roost Roost - Flying-type Roost: Other Move -- -- 10 --
The user lands and rests its body. It restores the user's HP by up to half of its max HP.
TM21 Frustration Frustration - Normal-type Frustration: Physical Move ?? 100 20 --
This full-power attack grows more powerful the less the user likes its Trainer.
TM27 Return Return - Normal-type Return: Physical Move ?? 100 20 --
This full-power attack grows more powerful the more the user likes its Trainer.
TM32 Double Team Double Team - Normal-type Double Team: Other Move -- -- 15 --
By moving rapidly, the user makes illusory copies of itself to raise its evasiveness.
TM40 Aerial Ace Aerial Ace - Flying-type Aerial Ace: Physical Move 60 -- 20 --
The user confounds the target with speed, then slashes. This attack never misses.
TM42 Facade Facade - Normal-type Facade: Physical Move 70 100 20 --
This attack move doubles its power if the user is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
TM44 Rest Rest - Psychic-type Rest: Other Move -- -- 10 --
The user goes to sleep for two turns. This fully restores the user's HP and heals any status conditions.
TM45 Attract Attract - Normal-type Attract: Other Move -- 100 15 --
If it is the opposite gender of the user, the target becomes infatuated and less likely to attack.
TM46 Thief Thief - Dark-type Thief: Physical Move 60 100 25 --
The user attacks and steals the target's held item simultaneously. The user can't steal anything if it already holds an item.
TM48 Round Round - Normal-type Round: Special Move 60 100 15 --
The user attacks the target with a song. Others can join in the Round to increase the power of the attack.
TM49 Echoed Voice Echoed Voice - Normal-type Echoed Voice: Special Move 40 100 15 --
The user attacks the target with an echoing voice. If this move is used every turn, its power is increased.
TM51 Steel Wing Steel Wing - Steel-type Steel Wing: Physical Move 70 90 25 10
The target is hit with wings of steel. This may also raise the user's Defense stat.
TM68 Giga Impact Giga Impact - Normal-type Giga Impact: Physical Move 150 90 5 --
The user charges at the target using every bit of its power. The user can't move on the next turn.
TM76 Fly Fly - Flying-type Fly: Physical Move 90 95 15 --
The user soars and then strikes its target on the next turn.
TM87 Swagger Swagger - Normal-type Swagger: Other Move -- 85 15 --
The user enrages and confuses the target. However, this also sharply raises the target's Attack stat.
TM88 Sleep Talk Sleep Talk - Normal-type Sleep Talk: Other Move -- -- 10 --
While it is asleep, the user randomly uses one of the moves it knows.
TM89 U-turn U-turn - Bug-type U-turn: Physical Move 70 100 20 --
After making its attack, the user rushes back to switch places with a party Pokémon in waiting.
TM90 Substitute Substitute - Normal-type Substitute: Other Move -- -- 10 --
The user makes a copy of itself using some of its HP. The copy serves as the user's decoy.
TM100 Confide Confide - Normal-type Confide: Other Move -- -- 20 100
The user tells the target a secret, and the target loses its ability to concentrate. This lowers the target's Sp. Atk stat.
Egg Moves (Details)
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %  
Pursuit Pursuit - Dark-type Pursuit: Physical Move 40 100 20 -- Details
The power of this attack move is doubled if it's used on a target that's switching out of battle.
Supersonic Supersonic - Normal-type Supersonic: Other Move -- 55 20 -- Details
The user generates odd sound waves from its body that confuse the target.
Refresh Refresh - Normal-type Refresh: Other Move -- -- 20 -- Details
The user rests to cure itself of poisoning, a burn, or paralysis.
Mirror Move Mirror Move - Flying-type Mirror Move: Other Move -- -- 20 -- Details
The user counters the target by mimicking the target's last move.
Rage Rage - Normal-type Rage: Physical Move 20 100 20 -- Details
As long as this move is in use, the power of rage raises the Attack stat each time the user is hit in battle.
Sky Attack Sky Attack - Flying-type Sky Attack: Physical Move 140 90 5 30 Details
A second-turn attack move where critical hits land more easily. This may also make the target flinch.
Whirlwind Whirlwind - Normal-type Whirlwind: Other Move -- -- 20 -- Details
The target is blown away, and a different Pokémon is dragged out. In the wild, this ends a battle against a single Pokémon.
Brave Bird Brave Bird - Flying-type Brave Bird: Physical Move 120 100 15 -- Details
The user tucks in its wings and charges from a low altitude. This also damages the user quite a lot.
Roost Roost - Flying-type Roost: Other Move -- -- 10 -- Details
The user lands and rests its body. It restores the user's HP by up to half of its max HP.
Steel Wing Steel Wing - Steel-type Steel Wing: Physical Move 70 90 25 10 Details
The target is hit with wings of steel. This may also raise the user's Defense stat.
Defog Defog - Flying-type Defog: Other Move -- -- 15 -- Details
A strong wind blows away the target's barriers such as Reflect or Light Screen. This also lowers the target's evasiveness.
Boomburst Boomburst - Normal-type Boomburst: Special Move 140 100 10 -- Details
The user attacks everything around it with the destructive power of a terrible, explosive sound.
Hurricane Hurricane - Flying-type Hurricane: Special Move 110 70 10 30 Details
The user attacks by wrapping its opponent in a fierce wind that flies up into the sky. This may also confuse the target.

Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Move Tutor Attacks
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
SnoreSnore - Normal-typeSnore: Special Move501001530
This attack can be used only if the user is asleep. The harsh noise may also make the target flinch.
Heat WaveHeat Wave - Fire-typeHeat Wave: Special Move95901010
The user attacks by exhaling hot breath on the opposing Pokémon. This may also leave those Pokémon with a burn.
TailwindTailwind - Flying-typeTailwind: Other Move----15--
The user whips up a turbulent whirlwind that ups the Speed stat of the user and its allies for four turns.
Sky AttackSky Attack - Flying-typeSky Attack: Physical Move14090530
A second-turn attack move where critical hits land more easily. This may also make the target flinch.
EndeavorEndeavor - Normal-typeEndeavor: Physical Move??1005--
This attack move cuts down the target's HP to equal the user's HP.
DefogDefog - Flying-typeDefog: Other Move----15--
A strong wind blows away the target's barriers such as Reflect or Light Screen. This also lowers the target's evasiveness.
Laser FocusLaser Focus - Normal-typeLaser Focus: Other Move----30--
The user concentrates intensely. The attack on the next turn always results in a critical hit.
Usable Z Moves
Attack NameTypeCat.Max Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Breakneck Blitz Breakneck Blitz - Normal-type Physical MoveSpecial Move 200(Phy)/200(Spe) -- 1 --
The user builds up its momentum using its Z-Power and crashes into the target at full speed. The power varies, depending on the original move.
All-Out Pummeling All-Out Pummeling - Fighting-type Physical Move 160 -- 1 --
The user rams an energy orb created by its Z-Power into the target with full force. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Supersonic Skystrike Supersonic Skystrike - Flying-type Physical MoveSpecial Move 200(Phy)/185(Spe) -- 1 --
The user soars up with its Z-Power and plummets toward the target at full speed. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Savage Spin-Out Savage Spin-Out - Bug-type Physical Move 140 -- 1 --
The user binds the target with full force with threads of silk that the user spits using its Z-Power. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Corkscrew Crash Corkscrew Crash - Steel-type Physical Move 140 -- 1 --
The user spins very fast and rams into the target with the full force of its Z-Power. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Inferno Overdrive Inferno Overdrive - Fire-type Special Move 175 -- 1 --
The user breathes a stream of intense fire toward the target with the full force of its Z-Power. The power varies depending on the original move.
Black Hole Eclipse Black Hole Eclipse - Dark-type Physical Move 120 -- 1 --
The user gathers dark energy using its Z-Power and sucks the target into it. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Usable Z Moves (Transfer Only/Improved)
Attack NameTypeCat.Max Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Tectonic Rage
Gen V or earlier
Tectonic Rage - Ground-type Special Move 100 -- 1 --
The user burrows deep into the ground and slams into the target with the full force of its Z-Power. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Never-Ending Nightmare
Gen V or earlier
Never-Ending Nightmare - Ghost-type Special Move 120 -- 1 --
Deep-seated grudges summoned by the user's Z-Power trap the target. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Devastating Drake
Gen V or earlier
Devastating Drake - Dragon-type Special Move 100 -- 1 --
The user materializes its aura using its Z-Power and attacks the target with full force. The power varies, depending on the original move.


Transfer Only Moves (Details)
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %Method
Secret Power 70 100 20 30 Gen VI TM94 (ΪRαS)
The additional effects of this attack depend upon where it was used.
Secret Power 70 100 20 30 Gen IV TM43
The additional effects of this attack depend upon where it was used.
Endure -- -- 10 -- Gen IV TM58
The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
Captivate -- 100 20 -- Gen IV TM78
If any opposing Pokémon is the opposite gender of the user, it is charmed, which harshly lowers 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 the move's type and power.
Air Cutter 60 95 25 -- Move Tutor - PtHGSS
The user launches razor-like wind to slash the opposing Pokémon. Critical hits land more easily.
Ominous Wind 60 100 5 10 Move Tutor - PtHGSS
The user blasts the target with a gust of repulsive wind. This may also raise all the user's stats at once.
Swift 60 -- 20 -- Move Tutor - PtHGSS
Star-shaped rays are shot at the opposing Pokémon. This attack never misses.
Mud-slap 20 100 10 100 Move Tutor - PtHGSS
The user hurls mud in the target's face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
Twister 40 100 20 20 Move Tutor - PtHGSS
The user whips up a vicious tornado to tear at the opposing Pokémon. This may also make them flinch.
Double-edge 120 100 15 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
A reckless, life-risking tackle. This also damages the user quite a lot.
Counter ?? 100 20 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
A retaliation move that counters any physical attack, inflicting double the damage taken.
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.
Sky Attack 140 90 5 30 Move Tutor - XD
A second-turn attack move where critical hits land more easily. This may also make the target flinch.


Stats
  HP Attack Defense Sp. Attack Sp. Defense Speed
Base Stats - Total: 455 60 85 60 75 50 125
Max Stats
Hindering Nature
Lv. 50 120 - 167 81 - 123 58 - 100 72 - 114 49 - 91 117 - 159
Lv. 100 230 - 324 157 - 242 112 - 197 139 - 224 94 - 179 229 - 314
Max Stats
Neutral Nature
Lv. 50 120 - 167 90 - 137 65 - 112 80 - 127 55 - 102 130 - 177
Lv. 100 230 - 324 175 - 269 125 - 219 155 - 249 105 - 199 255 - 349
Max Stats
Beneficial Nature
Lv. 50 120 - 167 99 - 150 71 - 123 88 - 139 60 - 112 143 - 194
Lv. 100 230 - 324 192 - 295 137 - 240 170 - 273 115 - 218 280 - 383

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