#145 Zapdos

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Normal Sprite
Regular Form Galarian Form
Name Other Names No. Gender Ratio Type
Zapdos
Japan: Thunder
サンダー
French: Électhor
German: Zapdos
Korean: 썬더
National: #145
Galar: #---
Isle of Armor: #---
Crown Tundra: #203
Zapdos is Genderless
Normal Electric-type Flying-type
Galarian Fighting-type Flying-type
Classification Height Weight Capture Rate Base Egg Steps
Electric Pokémon (Kantonian)
Strong Legs Pokémon (Galarian)
5'03" / 5'03"
1.6m / 1.6m
116.0lbs / 128.3lbs
52.6kg / 58.2kg
320,480
Abilities: Pressure - Static (Hidden) (Normal Forme) - Defiant (Galarian Form)
Pressure: When this Pokémon is hit by a move, the opponent’s PP lowers by 2 rather than 1.
Hidden Ability: (Available)
Static: The opponent has a 30% chance of being induced with PARALYZE when using an attack, that requires physical contact, against this Pokémon.
Galarian Form Abilities:
Defiant: Attack is raised by two stages when the Pokémon has its stats lowered. Doesn't work on self inflicted stat drops or drops from allies
Experience Growth Base Happiness Effort Values Earned Dynamax Capable?
1,250,000 Points
Slow
35 3 Sp. Attack Point(s)
Galarian Form
3 Attack Point(s)
Zapdos can Dynamax

Weakness

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
*1 *1 *1 *1 *0.5 *2 *0.5 *1 *0 *0.5 *1 *0.5 *2 *1 *1 *1 *0.5 *1
Damage Taken Galarian Form
*1 *1 *1 *2 *0.5 *2 *0.5 *1 *0 *2 *2 *0.25 *1 *1 *1 *0.5 *1 *2
Wild Hold Item Egg Groups
 Regular Form
Zapdos cannot breed
Evolutionary Chain
Zapdos

Locations

- In-Depth Details
Sword Transfer from Pokémon HOME or Trade with players with Expansion Pass
Shield Transfer from Pokémon HOME or Trade with players with Expansion Pass
Crown Tundra
Sword Wild Area (Galarian)
Dynamax Adventures
Details
Shield Wild Area (Galarian)
Dynamax Adventures
Details
Flavor Text
Zapdos SpriteSwordThis Pokémon has complete control over electricity. There are tales of Zapdos nesting in the dark depths of pitch-black thunderclouds.
ShieldZapdos is a legendary bird Pokémon. It’s said that when Zapdos rubs its feathers together, lightning will fall immediately after.
Zapdos SpriteSwordWhen its feathers rub together, they produce a crackling sound like the zapping of electricity. That’s why this Pokémon is called Zapdos.
ShieldOne kick from its powerful legs will pulverize a dump truck. Supposedly, this Pokémon runs through the mountains at over 180 mph.


Attacks

Level UpTM & HM

Level Up AnchorsGalarian Standard

Galarian Form Level Up

LevelAttack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Peck Peck - Flying-type Peck: Physical Move 35 100 35 --
The target is jabbed with a sharply pointed beak or horn.
Focus Energy Focus Energy - Normal-type Focus Energy: Other Move -- 101 30 --
The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that critical hits land more easily.
5 Rock Smash Rock Smash - Fighting-type Rock Smash: Physical Move 40 100 15 50
The user attacks with a punch. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.
10 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.
15 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.
20 Agility Agility - Psychic-type Agility: Other Move -- 101 30 --
The user relaxes and lightens its body to move faster. This sharply raises the Speed stat.
25 Ancient Power Ancient Power - Rock-type Ancient Power: Special Move 60 100 5 10
The user attacks with a prehistoric power. This may also raise all the user's stats at once.
30 Brick Break Brick Break - Fighting-type Brick Break: Physical Move 75 100 15 --
The user attacks with a swift chop. It can also break barriers, such as Light Screen and Reflect.
35 Drill Peck Drill Peck - Flying-type Drill Peck: Physical Move 80 100 20 --
A corkscrewing attack that strikes the target with a sharp beak acting as a drill.
40 Quick Guard Quick Guard - Fighting-type Quick Guard: Other Move -- 101 15 --
The user protects itself and its allies from priority moves.
45 Thunderous Kick Thunderous Kick - Fighting-type Thunderous Kick: Physical Move 90 100 10 100
The user overwhelms the target with lightning-like movement before delivering a kick. This also lowers the target's Defense stat.
50 Bulk Up Bulk Up - Fighting-type Bulk Up: Other Move -- 101 20 --
The user tenses its muscles to bulk up its body, raising both its Attack and Defense stats.
55 Counter Counter - Fighting-type Counter: Physical Move ?? 100 20 --
A retaliation move that counters any physical attack, inflicting double the damage taken.
60 Detect Detect - Fighting-type Detect: Other Move -- 101 5 --
This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
65 Close Combat Close Combat - Fighting-type Close Combat: Physical Move 120 100 5 100
The user fights the target up close without guarding itself. This also lowers the user's Defense and Sp. Def stats.
70 Reversal Reversal - Fighting-type Reversal: Physical Move ?? 100 15 --
An all-out attack that becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.

Standard Level Up

LevelAttack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Peck Peck - Flying-type Peck: Physical Move 35 100 35 --
The target is jabbed with a sharply pointed beak or horn.
Thunder Wave Thunder Wave - Electric-type Thunder Wave: Other Move -- 90 20 --
The user launches a weak jolt of electricity that paralyzes the target.
5 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.
10 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.
15 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.
20 Agility Agility - Psychic-type Agility: Other Move -- 101 30 --
The user relaxes and lightens its body to move faster. This sharply raises the Speed stat.
25 Ancient Power Ancient Power - Rock-type Ancient Power: Special Move 60 100 5 10
The user attacks with a prehistoric power. This may also raise all the user's stats at once.
30 Charge Charge - Electric-type Charge: Other Move -- 101 20 --
The user boosts the power of the Electric move it uses on the next turn. This also raises the user's Sp. Def stat.
35 Drill Peck Drill Peck - Flying-type Drill Peck: Physical Move 80 100 20 --
A corkscrewing attack that strikes the target with a sharp beak acting as a drill.
40 Roost Roost - Flying-type Roost: Other Move -- 101 10 --
The user lands and rests its body. This move restores the user's HP by up to half of its max HP.
45 Discharge Discharge - Electric-type Discharge: Special Move 80 100 15 30
The user strikes everything around it by letting loose a flare of electricity. This may also cause paralysis.
50 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.
55 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.
60 Detect Detect - Fighting-type Detect: Other Move -- 101 5 --
This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
65 Magnetic Flux Magnetic Flux - Electric-type Magnetic Flux: Other Move -- 101 20 --
The user manipulates magnetic fields, which raises the Defense and Sp. Def stats of ally Pokémon with the Plus or Minus Ability.
70 Zap Cannon Zap Cannon - Electric-type Zap Cannon: Special Move 120 50 5 100
The user fires an electric blast like a cannon to inflict damage and cause paralysis.

Technical Machine Attacks

TM #Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %Form
TM01 Mega Kick Mega Kick - Normal-type Mega Kick: Physical Move 120 75 5 --
Galarian Form
The target is attacked by a kick launched with muscle-packed power.
TM06 Fly Fly - Flying-type Fly: Physical Move 90 95 15 --
NormalGalarian Form
The user flies up into the sky and then strikes its target on the next turn.
TM08 Hyper Beam Hyper Beam - Normal-type Hyper Beam: Special Move 150 90 5 --
NormalGalarian Form
The target is attacked with a powerful beam. The user can't move on the next turn.
TM09 Giga Impact Giga Impact - Normal-type Giga Impact: Physical Move 150 90 5 --
NormalGalarian Form
The user charges at the target using every bit of its power. The user can't move on the next turn.
TM14 Thunder Wave Thunder Wave - Electric-type Thunder Wave: Other Move -- 90 20 --
Normal
The user launches a weak jolt of electricity that paralyzes the target.
TM16 Screech Screech - Normal-type Screech: Other Move -- 85 40 --
Galarian Form
An earsplitting screech harshly lowers the target's Defense stat.
TM17 Light Screen Light Screen - Psychic-type Light Screen: Other Move -- 101 30 --
NormalGalarian Form
A wondrous wall of light is put up to reduce damage from special attacks for five turns.
TM21 Rest Rest - Psychic-type Rest: Other Move -- 101 10 --
NormalGalarian Form
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
NormalGalarian Form
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 --
NormalGalarian Form
This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
TM26 Scary Face Scary Face - Normal-type Scary Face: Other Move -- 100 10 --
Galarian Form
The user frightens the target with a scary face to harshly lower its Speed stat.
TM30 Steel Wing Steel Wing - Steel-type Steel Wing: Physical Move 70 90 25 10
NormalGalarian Form
The target is hit with wings of steel. This may also raise the user's Defense stat.
TM32 Sandstorm Sandstorm - Rock-type Sandstorm: Other Move -- 101 10 --
Normal
A five-turn sandstorm is summoned to hurt all combatants except Rock, Ground, and Steel types. It raises the Sp. Def stat of Rock types.
TM33 Rain Dance Rain Dance - Water-type Rain Dance: Other Move -- 101 5 --
Normal
The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water-type moves. It lowers the power of Fire-type moves.
TM34 Sunny Day Sunny Day - Fire-type Sunny Day: Other Move -- 101 5 --
Normal
The user intensifies the sun for five turns, powering up Fire-type moves. It lowers the power of Water-type moves.
TM35 Hail Hail - Ice-type Hail: Other Move -- 101 10 --
Normal
The user summons a hailstorm lasting five turns. It damages all Pokémon except Ice types.
TM39 Facade Facade - Normal-type Facade: Physical Move 70 100 20 --
NormalGalarian Form
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 --
NormalGalarian Form
Star-shaped rays are shot at opposing Pokémon. This attack never misses.
TM42 Revenge Revenge - Fighting-type Revenge: Physical Move 60 100 10 --
Galarian Form
This attack move's power is doubled if the user has been hurt by the opponent in the same turn.
TM43 Brick Break Brick Break - Fighting-type Brick Break: Physical Move 75 100 15 --
Galarian Form
The user attacks with a swift chop. It can also break barriers, such as Light Screen and Reflect.
TM46 Weather Ball Weather Ball - Normal-type Weather Ball: Special Move 50 100 10 --
Normal
This attack move varies in power and type depending on the weather.
TM52 Bounce Bounce - Flying-type Bounce: Physical Move 85 85 5 30
Galarian Form
The user bounces up high, then drops on the target on the second turn. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
TM56 U-turn U-turn - Bug-type U-turn: Physical Move 70 100 20 --
NormalGalarian Form
After making its attack, the user rushes back to switch places with a party Pokémon in waiting.
TM57 Payback Payback - Dark-type Payback: Physical Move 50 100 10 --
Galarian Form
The user stores power, then attacks. If the user moves after the target, this attack's power will be doubled.
TM58 Assurance Assurance - Dark-type Assurance: Physical Move 60 100 10 --
Galarian Form
If the target has already taken some damage in the same turn, this attack's power is doubled.
TM75 Low Sweep Low Sweep - Fighting-type Low Sweep: Physical Move 65 100 20 100
Galarian Form
The user makes a swift attack on the target's legs, which lowers the target's Speed stat.
TM76 Round Round - Normal-type Round: Special Move 60 100 15 --
NormalGalarian Form
The user attacks the target with a song. Others can join in the Round to increase the power of the attack.
TM78 Acrobatics Acrobatics - Flying-type Acrobatics: Physical Move 55 100 15 --
Galarian Form
The user nimbly strikes the target. If the user is not holding an item, this attack inflicts massive damage.
TM79 Retaliate Retaliate - Normal-type Retaliate: Physical Move 70 100 5 --
Galarian Form
The user gets revenge for a fainted ally. If an ally fainted in the previous turn, this move's power is increased.
TM80 Volt Switch Volt Switch - Electric-type Volt Switch: Special Move 70 100 20 --
Normal
After making its attack, the user rushes back to switch places with a party Pokémon in waiting.
TM93 Eerie Impulse Eerie Impulse - Electric-type Eerie Impulse: Other Move -- 100 15 --
Normal
The user's body generates an eerie impulse. Exposing the target to it harshly lowers the target's Sp. Atk stat.
TM98 Stomping Tantrum Stomping Tantrum - Ground-type Stomping Tantrum: Physical Move 75 100 10 --
Galarian Form
Driven by frustration, the user attacks the target. If the user's previous move has failed, the power of this move doubles.

Technical Record Attacks

TR #Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %Form
TR07 Low Kick Low Kick - Fighting-type Low Kick: Physical Move ?? 100 20 --
Galarian Form
A powerful low kick that makes the target fall over. The heavier the target, the greater the move's power.
TR08 Thunderbolt Thunderbolt - Electric-type Thunderbolt: Special Move 90 100 15 10
Normal
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
Normal
A wicked thunderbolt is dropped on the target to inflict damage. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
TR12 Agility Agility - Psychic-type Agility: Other Move -- 101 30 --
NormalGalarian Form
The user relaxes and lightens its body to move faster. This sharply raises the Speed stat.
TR13 Focus Energy Focus Energy - Normal-type Focus Energy: Other Move -- 101 30 --
Galarian Form
The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that critical hits land more easily.
TR20 Substitute Substitute - Normal-type Substitute: Other Move -- 101 10 --
NormalGalarian Form
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 --
Galarian Form
An all-out attack that becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.
TR26 Endure Endure - Normal-type Endure: Other Move -- 101 10 --
NormalGalarian Form
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 --
NormalGalarian Form
While it is asleep, the user randomly uses one of the moves it knows.
TR29 Baton Pass Baton Pass - Normal-type Baton Pass: Other Move -- 101 40 --
Normal
The user switches places with a party Pokémon in waiting and passes along any stat changes.
TR36 Heat Wave Heat Wave - Fire-type Heat Wave: Special Move 95 90 10 10
Normal
The user attacks by exhaling hot breath on opposing Pokémon. This may also leave those Pokémon with a burn.
TR37 Taunt Taunt - Dark-type Taunt: Other Move -- 100 20 --
Galarian Form
The target is taunted into a rage that allows it to use only attack moves for three turns.
TR39 Superpower Superpower - Fighting-type Superpower: Physical Move 120 100 5 100
Galarian Form
The user attacks the target with great power. However, this also lowers the user's Attack and Defense stats.
TR41 Blaze Kick Blaze Kick - Fire-type Blaze Kick: Physical Move 85 90 10 10
Galarian Form
The user launches a kick that lands a critical hit more easily. This may also leave the target with a burn.
TR48 Bulk Up Bulk Up - Fighting-type Bulk Up: Other Move -- 101 20 --
Galarian Form
The user tenses its muscles to bulk up its body, raising both its Attack and Defense stats.
TR53 Close Combat Close Combat - Fighting-type Close Combat: Physical Move 120 100 5 100
Galarian Form
The user fights the target up close without guarding itself. This also lowers the user's Defense and Sp. Def stats.
TR66 Brave Bird Brave Bird - Flying-type Brave Bird: Physical Move 120 100 15 --
NormalGalarian Form
The user tucks in its wings and charges from a low altitude. This also damages the user quite a lot.
TR86 Wild Charge Wild Charge - Electric-type Wild Charge: Physical Move 90 100 15 --
Normal
The user shrouds itself in electricity and smashes into its target. This also damages the user a little.
TR89 Hurricane Hurricane - Flying-type Hurricane: Special Move 110 70 10 30
NormalGalarian Form
The user attacks by wrapping its opponent in a fierce wind that flies up into the sky. This may also confuse the target.
TR95 Throat Chop Throat Chop - Dark-type Throat Chop: Physical Move 80 100 15 100
Galarian Form
The user attacks the target's throat, and the resultant suffering prevents the target from using moves that emit sound for two turns.

Isle of Armor Move Tutor Attacks

Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %Form
Rising VoltageRising Voltage - Electric-typeRising Voltage: Special Move7010020--
Zapdos
The user attacks with electric voltage rising from the ground. This move's power doubles when the target is on Electric Terrain.
Dual WingbeatDual Wingbeat - Flying-typeDual Wingbeat: Physical Move409010--
ZapdosGalarian Form
The user slams the target with its wings. The target is hit twice in a row.
CoachingCoaching - Fighting-typeCoaching: Other Move----10--
Galarian Form
The user properly coaches its ally Pokémon, boosting their Attack and Defense stats.

Usable Max Moves

Attack NameTypeCat.Max Att.Acc.PPEffect %Form
Max Flare Max Flare - Fire-type Special Move
Physical Move
130
130
101 10 --
NormalGalarian Form
This is a Fire-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. The user intensifies the sun for five turns.
Max Flutterby Max Flutterby - Bug-type Physical Move
Physical Move
120
120
101 10 --
NormalGalarian Form
This is a Bug-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This lowers the target's Sp. Atk stat.
Max Lightning Max Lightning - Electric-type Physical MoveSpecial Move 130(Phy)/140(Spe) 101 10 --
Normal
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
Physical MoveSpecial Move
150(Phy)/150(Spe)
150(Phy)/150(Spe)
101 10 --
NormalGalarian Form
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 --
Galarian Form
This is a Fighting-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This raises ally Pokémon's Attack stats.
Max Airstream Max Airstream - Flying-type Physical MoveSpecial Move
Physical MoveSpecial Move
140(Phy)/140(Spe)
140(Phy)/140(Spe)
101 10 --
NormalGalarian Form
This is a Flying-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This raises ally Pokémon's Speed stats.
Max Rockfall Max Rockfall - Rock-type Special Move
Special Move
110
110
101 10 --
NormalGalarian Form
This is a Rock-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. The user summons a sandstorm lasting five turns.
Max Quake Max Quake - Ground-type Physical Move 130 101 10 --
Galarian Form
This is a Ground-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This raises ally Pokémon's Sp. Def stats.
Max Darkness Max Darkness - Dark-type Physical Move 130 101 10 --
Galarian Form
This is a Dark-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This lowers the target's Sp. Def stat.
Max Steelspike Max Steelspike - Steel-type Physical Move
Physical Move
120
120
101 10 --
NormalGalarian Form
This is a Steel-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This raises ally Pokémon's Defense stats.
Max Guard Max Guard - Normal-type

101 10 --
NormalGalarian Form
This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
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Stats

  HP Attack Defense Sp. Attack Sp. Defense Speed
Base Stats - Total: 580 90 90 85 125 90 100
Max Stats
Hindering Nature
Lv. 50 150 - 197 85 - 127 81 - 123 117 - 159 85 - 127 94 - 136
Lv. 100 290 - 384 166 - 251 157 - 242 229 - 314 166 - 251 184 - 269
Max Stats
Neutral Nature
Lv. 50 150 - 197 95 - 142 90 - 137 130 - 177 95 - 142 105 - 152
Lv. 100 290 - 384 185 - 279 175 - 269 255 - 349 185 - 279 205 - 299
Max Stats
Beneficial Nature
Lv. 50 150 - 197 104 - 156 99 - 150 143 - 194 104 - 156 115 - 167
Lv. 100 290 - 384 203 - 306 192 - 295 280 - 383 203 - 306 225 - 328

Stats - Galarian Zapdos

  HP Attack Defense Sp. Attack Sp. Defense Speed
Base Stats - Total: 580 90 125 90 85 90 100
Max Stats
Hindering Nature
Lv. 50 150 - 197 117 - 159 85 - 127 81 - 123 85 - 127 94 - 136
Lv. 100 290 - 384 229 - 314 166 - 251 157 - 242 166 - 251 184 - 269
Max Stats
Neutral Nature
Lv. 50 150 - 197 130 - 177 95 - 142 90 - 137 95 - 142 105 - 152
Lv. 100 290 - 384 255 - 349 185 - 279 175 - 269 185 - 279 205 - 299
Max Stats
Beneficial Nature
Lv. 50 150 - 197 143 - 194 104 - 156 99 - 150 104 - 156 115 - 167
Lv. 100 290 - 384 280 - 383 203 - 306 192 - 295 203 - 306 225 - 328

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