Joltik

Joltik is a Bug/Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Attaching Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Black Joltik that live in cities have learned a technique for sucking electricity from the outlets in houses.
White They attach themselves to large-bodied Pokémon and absorb static electricity, which they store in an electric pouch.
Black 2
White 2
Since it can’t generate its own electricity, it sticks onto large-bodied Pokémon and absorbs static electricity.
X Since it can’t generate its own electricity, it sticks onto large-bodied Pokémon and absorbs static electricity.
Y They attach themselves to large-bodied Pokémon and absorb static electricity, which they store in an electric pouch.

Evolution chart

Joltik
#595
Joltik
Bug · Electric

(Level 36)
Galvantula
#596
Galvantula
Bug · Electric

Name origin

jolt
a sudden movement or burst of electricity
tick
a mite-like parasite

Moves learned by Joltik

Joltik sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Joltik normal sprite Joltik shiny sprite

See all Joltik sprites

Where to find Joltik

Black
White
Chargestone Cave
Black 2
White 2
Chargestone Cave