Azelf

Azelf is a Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Willpower Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 482
Type Psychic
Species Willpower Pokémon
Height 0.3 m (1′00″)
Weight 0.3 kg (0.7 lbs)
Abilities 1. Levitate
Local № 148 (Diamond/Pearl)
148 (Platinum)
148 (Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl)
227 (Legends: Arceus)

Training

EV yield 2 Attack, 1 Special Attack
Catch rate 3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 140 (higher than normal)
Base Exp. 261
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 80 (20,304–20,560 steps)

Base stats

HP 75
260 354
Attack 125
229 383
Defense 70
130 262
Sp. Atk 125
229 383
Sp. Def 70
130 262
Speed 115
211 361
Total 580 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Azelf.

Evolution chart

Azelf changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond Known as “The Being of Willpower.” It sleeps at the bottom of a lake to keep the world in balance.
Pearl It is thought that UXIE, MESPRIT and AZELF all came from the same egg.
Platinum When AZELF flew, people gained the determination to do things. It was the birth of willpower.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
This Pokémon is said to have endowed humans with the determination needed to face any of life’s difficulties.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
When Azelf flew, people gained the determination to do things. It was the birth of willpower.
X
Omega Ruby
Known as “The Being of Willpower.” It sleeps at the bottom of a lake to keep the world in balance.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It is thought that Uxie, Mesprit, and Azelf all came from the same egg.
Brilliant Diamond It is known as the Being of Willpower. It sleeps at the bottom of a lake to keep the world in balance.
Shining Pearl It is thought that Uxie, Mesprit, and Azelf all came from the same egg.
Legends: Arceus The dreaded Being of Willpower. Legends tell of this Pokémon manipulating the will of its adversaries and turning them into puppets of its own.

Moves learned by Azelf

Moves learnt by level up

Azelf learns the following moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
1RestPsychicStatus
7SwiftNormalSpecial 60
14DetectFightingStatus
21PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
28ImprisonPsychicStatus
35ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
42Nasty PlotDarkStatus
49PsychicPsychicSpecial 90 100
56UproarNormalSpecial 90 100
63Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100
70Last ResortNormalPhysical 140 100
77ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100

Egg moves

Azelf does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl.

Moves learnt by TM

Azelf is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl:

Moves learnt by level up

Azelf learns the following moves in Pokémon Legends: Arceus at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
6SwiftNormalSpecial 60
12Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
19RestPsychicStatus
27ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
32Tri AttackNormalSpecial 80 100
36Nasty PlotDarkStatus
46Mystical PowerPsychicSpecial 70 90
57Self-DestructNormalPhysical 200 100

Move Tutor moves

Azelf can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Legends: Arceus from move tutors:

Azelf sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Azelf  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Azelf  sprite from Black & White Azelf  sprite from X & Y Azelf  sprite from Legends: Arceus
Shiny Azelf Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Azelf Shiny sprite from Black & White Azelf Shiny sprite from X & Y Azelf Shiny sprite from Legends: Arceus

Where to find Azelf

Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Lake Valor
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Trade/migrate from another game
Black 2
White 2
Route 23
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Ultra Space Wilds
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Trade/migrate from another game
Legends: Arceus Lake Valor

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Azelf
Japanese アグノム (Agnome)
German Tobutz
French Créfadet

Name origin

us
personal pronoun
elf
a small, often mischievous fairy