#172 Pichu

General Location Attacks Stats Egg Moves
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Normal SpriteShiny Sprite
Name Other Names No. Gender Ratio Type
Pichu
Japan: Pichu
ピチュー
French: Pichu
German: Pichu
Korean: 피츄
National: #172
Galar: #193
Male :50.2%
Female :49.8%
Electric-type
Classification Height Weight Capture Rate Base Egg Steps
Tiny Mouse Pokémon 1'00"
0.3m
4.4lbs
2kg
1902,560
Abilities: Static - Lightning Rod (Hidden Ability)
Static: The opponent has a 30% chance of being induced with PARALYZE when using an attack, that requires physical contact, against this Pokémon.
Hidden Ability (Available):
Lightning Rod: Electric-type moves are drawn to this Pokémon. Electric-type moves will do no damage and the Pokémon's SP ATK is raised one stage.
Experience Growth Base Happiness Effort Values Earned
1,000,000 Points
Medium Fast
1 Speed Point(s)
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
  Pichu cannot breed
Evolutionary Chain
GigantamaxGigantamax Pikachu
Use Thunder Stone
(Not Possible in Sword & Shield)

Locations

- In-Depth Details
Sword Max Raid Battles: Giant's Cap, Hammerlocke Hills, Motostoke Riverbank
Shield Max Raid Battles: Giant's Cap, Hammerlocke Hills, Motostoke Riverbank
Flavor Text
Sword Despite its small size, it can zap even adult humans. However, if it does so, it also surprises itself.
Shield The electric sacs in its cheeks are small. If even a little electricity leaks, it becomes shocked.


Attacks

Level UpTM & HMEgg Moves

Standard Level Up

LevelAttack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Thunder Shock Thunder Shock - Electric-type Thunder Shock: Special Move 40 100 30 10
A jolt of electricity crashes down on the target to inflict damage. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
Tail Whip Tail Whip - Normal-type Tail Whip: Other Move -- 100 30 --
The user wags its tail cutely, making opposing Pokémon less wary and lowering their Defense stats.
4 Play Nice Play Nice - Normal-type Play Nice: Other Move -- 101 20 100
The user and the target become friends, and the target loses its will to fight. This lowers the target's Attack stat.
8 Sweet Kiss Sweet Kiss - Fairy-type Sweet Kiss: Other Move -- 75 10 --
The user kisses the target with a sweet, angelic cuteness that causes confusion.
12 Nuzzle Nuzzle - Electric-type Nuzzle: Physical Move 20 100 20 100
The user attacks by nuzzling its electrified cheeks against the target. This also leaves the target with paralysis.
16 Nasty Plot Nasty Plot - Dark-type Nasty Plot: Other Move -- 101 20 --
The user stimulates its brain by thinking bad thoughts. This sharply raises the user's Sp. Atk stat.
20 Charm Charm - Fairy-type Charm: Other Move -- 100 20 --
The user gazes at the target rather charmingly, making it less wary. This harshly lowers the target's Attack stat.

Technical Machine Attacks

TM #Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
TM00 Mega Punch Mega Punch - Normal-type Mega Punch: Physical Move 80 85 20 --
The target is slugged by a punch thrown with muscle-packed power.
TM01 Mega Kick Mega Kick - Normal-type Mega Kick: Physical Move 120 75 5 --
The target is attacked by a kick launched with muscle-packed power.
TM05 Thunder Punch Thunder Punch - Electric-type Thunder Punch: Physical Move 75 100 15 10
The target is punched with an electrified fist. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
TM14 Thunder Wave Thunder Wave - Electric-type Thunder Wave: Other Move -- 90 20 --
The user launches a weak jolt of electricity that paralyzes the target.
TM17 Light Screen Light Screen - Psychic-type Light Screen: Other Move -- 101 30 --
A wondrous wall of light is put up to reduce damage from special attacks for five turns.
TM18 Reflect Reflect - Psychic-type Reflect: Other Move -- 101 20 --
A wondrous wall of light is put up to reduce damage from physical attacks for five turns.
TM21 Rest Rest - Psychic-type Rest: Other Move -- 101 10 --
The user goes to sleep for two turns. This fully restores the user's HP and heals any status conditions.
TM24 Snore Snore - Normal-type Snore: Special Move 50 100 15 30
This attack can be used only if the user is asleep. The harsh noise may also make the target flinch.
TM25 Protect Protect - Normal-type Protect: Other Move -- 101 10 --
This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
TM29 Charm Charm - Fairy-type Charm: Other Move -- 100 20 --
The user gazes at the target rather charmingly, making it less wary. This harshly lowers the target's Attack stat.
TM31 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.
TM33 Rain Dance Rain Dance - Water-type Rain Dance: Other Move -- 101 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.
TM39 Facade Facade - Normal-type Facade: Physical Move 70 100 20 --
This attack move doubles its power if the user is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
TM40 Swift Swift - Normal-type Swift: Special Move 60 101 20 --
Star-shaped rays are shot at opposing Pokémon. This attack never misses.
TM41 Helping Hand Helping Hand - Normal-type Helping Hand: Other Move -- 101 20 --
The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally's attack.
TM59 Fling Fling - Dark-type Fling: Physical Move ?? 100 10 --
The user flings its held item at the target to attack. This move's power and effects depend on the item.
TM76 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.
TM80 Volt Switch Volt Switch - Electric-type Volt Switch: Special Move 70 100 20 --
After making its attack, the user rushes back to switch places with a party Pokémon in waiting.
TM82 Electroweb Electroweb - Electric-type Electroweb: Special Move 55 95 15 100
The user attacks and captures opposing Pokémon using an electric net. This lowers their Speed stats.
TM90 Electric Terrain Electric Terrain - Electric-type Electric Terrain: Other Move -- 101 10 --
The user electrifies the ground for five turns, powering up Electric-type moves. Pokémon on the ground no longer fall asleep.

Technical Record Attacks

TR #Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
TR01 Body Slam Body Slam - Normal-type Body Slam: Physical Move 85 100 15 30
The user drops onto the target with its full body weight. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
TR04 Surf Surf - Water-type Surf: Special Move 90 100 15 --
The user attacks everything around it by swamping its surroundings with a giant wave.
TR08 Thunderbolt Thunderbolt - Electric-type Thunderbolt: Special Move 90 100 15 10
A strong electric blast crashes down on the target. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
TR09 Thunder Thunder - Electric-type Thunder: Special Move 110 70 10 30
A wicked thunderbolt is dropped on the target to inflict damage. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
TR20 Substitute Substitute - Normal-type Substitute: Other Move -- 101 10 --
The user creates a substitute for itself using some of its HP. The substitute serves as the user's decoy.
TR21 Reversal Reversal - Fighting-type Reversal: Physical Move ?? 100 15 --
An all-out attack that becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.
TR26 Endure Endure - Normal-type Endure: Other Move -- 101 10 --
The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
TR27 Sleep Talk Sleep Talk - Normal-type Sleep Talk: Other Move -- 101 10 --
While it is asleep, the user randomly uses one of the moves it knows.
TR30 Encore Encore - Normal-type Encore: Other Move -- 100 5 --
The user compels the target to keep using the move it encored for three turns.
TR31 Iron Tail Iron Tail - Steel-type Iron Tail: Physical Move 100 75 15 30
The target is slammed with a steel-hard tail. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.
TR35 Uproar Uproar - Normal-type Uproar: Special Move 90 100 10 --
The user attacks in an uproar for three turns. During that time, no Pokémon can fall asleep.
TR68 Nasty Plot Nasty Plot - Dark-type Nasty Plot: Other Move -- 101 20 --
The user stimulates its brain by thinking bad thoughts. This sharply raises the user's Sp. Atk stat.
TR77 Grass Knot Grass Knot - Grass-type Grass Knot: Special Move ?? 100 20 --
The user snares the target with grass and trips it. The heavier the target, the greater the move's power.
TR86 Wild Charge Wild Charge - Electric-type Wild Charge: Physical Move 90 100 15 --
The user shrouds itself in electricity and smashes into its target. This also damages the user a little.
TR90 Play Rough Play Rough - Fairy-type Play Rough: Physical Move 90 90 10 10
The user plays rough with the target and attacks it. This may also lower the target's Attack stat.

Egg Moves

(Details)
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %  
Present Present - Normal-type Present: Physical Move ?? 90 15 -- Details
The user attacks by giving the target a gift with a hidden trap. It restores HP sometimes, however.
Wish Wish - Normal-type Wish: Other Move -- 101 10 -- Details
One turn after this move is used, the user's or its replacement's HP is restored by half the user's max HP.
Charge Charge - Electric-type Charge: Other Move -- 101 20 -- Details
The user boosts the power of the Electric move it uses on the next turn. This also raises the user's Sp. Def stat.
Fake Out Fake Out - Normal-type Fake Out: Physical Move 40 100 10 100 Details
This attack hits first and makes the target flinch. It only works the first turn each time the user enters battle.
Tickle Tickle - Normal-type Tickle: Other Move -- 100 20 -- Details
The user tickles the target into laughing, reducing its Attack and Defense stats.
Flail Flail - Normal-type Flail: Physical Move ?? 100 15 -- Details
The user flails about aimlessly to attack. The less HP the user has, the greater the move's power.
Disarming Voice Disarming Voice - Fairy-type Disarming Voice: Special Move 40 101 15 -- Details
Letting out a charming cry, the user does emotional damage to opposing Pokémon. This attack never misses.
Volt Tackle Volt Tackle - Electric-type Volt Tackle: Physical Move 120 100 15 10 Details
The user electrifies itself and charges the target. This also damages the user quite a lot. This attack may leave the target with paralysis.Special Egg Move When Bred W/ Light Ball/td>

Usable Max Moves

Attack NameTypeCat.Max Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Max Lightning Max Lightning - Electric-type Physical MoveSpecial Move 130(Phy)/140(Spe) 101 10 --
This is an Electric-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. The user turns the ground into Electric Terrain for five turns.
Max Strike Max Strike - Normal-type Physical MoveSpecial Move 140(Phy)/130(Spe) 101 10 --
This is a Normal-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This lowers the target's Speed stat.
Max Knuckle Max Knuckle - Fighting-type Physical Move 100 101 10 --
This is a Fighting-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This raises ally Pokémon's Attack stats.
Max Geyser Max Geyser - Water-type Special Move 130 101 10 --
This is a Water-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns.
Max Starfall Max Starfall - Fairy-type Physical MoveSpecial Move 130(Phy)/90(Spe) 101 10 --
This is a Fairy-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. The user turns the ground into Misty Terrain for five turns.
Max Darkness Max Darkness - Dark-type Physical Move 100 101 10 --
This is a Dark-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This lowers the target's Sp. Def stat.
Max Overgrowth Max Overgrowth - Grass-type Special Move 130 101 10 --
This is a Grass-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. The user turns the ground into Grassy Terrain for five turns.
Max Steelspike Max Steelspike - Steel-type Physical Move 130 101 10 --
This is a Steel-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This raises ally Pokémon's Defense stats.
Max Guard Max Guard - Normal-type 101 10 --
This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.


Stats

  HP Attack Defense Sp. Attack Sp. Defense Speed
Base Stats - Total: 205 20 40 15 35 35 60
Max Stats
Hindering Nature
Lv. 50 80 - 127 40 - 82 18 - 60 36 - 78 36 - 78 58 - 100
Lv. 100 150 - 244 76 - 161 31 - 116 67 - 152 67 - 152 112 - 197
Max Stats
Neutral Nature
Lv. 50 80 - 127 45 - 92 20 - 67 40 - 87 40 - 87 65 - 112
Lv. 100 150 - 244 85 - 179 35 - 129 75 - 169 75 - 169 125 - 219
Max Stats
Beneficial Nature
Lv. 50 80 - 127 49 - 101 22 - 73 44 - 95 44 - 95 71 - 123
Lv. 100 150 - 244 93 - 196 38 - 141 82 - 185 82 - 185 137 - 240

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