Blitzle

Blitzle is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Electrified Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 522
Type Electric
Species Electrified Pokémon
Height 0.8 m (2′07″)
Weight 29.8 kg (65.7 lbs)
Abilities 1. Lightning Rod
2. Motor Drive
Sap Sipper (hidden ability)
Local № 028 (Black/White)
147 (Black 2/White 2)

Training

EV yield 1 Speed
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 59
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 45
200 294
Attack 60
112 240
Defense 32
62 179
Sp. Atk 50
94 218
Sp. Def 32
62 179
Speed 76
141 276
Total 295 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.

Evolution chart

(Level 27)

Blitzle changes

Pokédex entries

Black Its mane shines when it discharges electricity. They use their flashing manes to communicate with one another.
White When thunderclouds cover the sky, it will appear. It can catch lightning with its mane and store the electricity.
Black 2
White 2
Its mane shines when it discharges electricity. They use the frequency and rhythm of these flashes to communicate.
X
Omega Ruby
When thunderclouds cover the sky, it will appear. It can catch lightning with its mane and store the electricity.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Its mane shines when it discharges electricity. They use the frequency and rhythm of these flashes to communicate.

Moves learned by Blitzle

Moves learnt by level up

Blitzle learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
4Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
8ChargeElectricStatus
11Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
15Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
18Flame ChargeFirePhysical 50 100
22PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
25SparkElectricPhysical 65 100
29StompNormalPhysical 65 100
32DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
36AgilityPsychicStatus
39Wild ChargeElectricPhysical 90 100
43ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

Blitzle learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Blitzle egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Double KickFightingPhysical 30 100
EndureNormalStatus
FeintNormalPhysical 30 100
Me FirstNormalStatus
RageNormalPhysical 20 100
Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
ScreechNormalStatus 85
Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
SnatchDarkStatus
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85

Move Tutor moves

Blitzle can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BounceFlyingPhysical 85 85
Low KickFightingPhysical 100
Magnet RiseElectricStatus
Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
SnatchDarkStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100

Moves learnt by TM

Blitzle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Blitzle can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

Blitzle learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun & Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
4Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
8ChargeElectricStatus
11Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
15Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
18Flame ChargeFirePhysical 50 100
22PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
25SparkElectricPhysical 65 100
29StompNormalPhysical 65 100
32DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
36AgilityPsychicStatus
39Wild ChargeElectricPhysical 90 100
43ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

Blitzle learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Blitzle egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Double KickFightingPhysical 30 100
EndureNormalStatus
Me FirstNormalStatus
RageNormalPhysical 20 100
Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
ScreechNormalStatus 85
Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
SnatchDarkStatus
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

Blitzle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Blitzle can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Blitzle sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Blitzle  sprite from Black & White Blitzle  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Blitzle Shiny sprite from Black & White Blitzle Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Blitzle

Black
White
Route 3
Black 2
White 2
Breed Zebstrika
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Breed Zebstrika
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game

Answers to Blitzle questions

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Blitzle
Japanese シママ (Shimama)
German Elezeba
French Zébribon

Name origin

blitz
a swift attack; German for ‘lightning’
little
small