Boltund

Boltund is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 8. It is known as the Dog Pokémon.

Evolution of Yamper.

Boltund artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 836
Type Electric
Species Dog Pokémon
Height 1.0 m (3′03″)
Weight 34.0 kg (75.0 lbs)
Abilities 1. Strong Jaw
Competitive (hidden ability)
Local № 047 (Sword/Shield)
156 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 2 Speed
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 172
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 69
248 342
Attack 90
166 306
Defense 60
112 240
Sp. Atk 90
166 306
Sp. Def 60
112 240
Speed 121
222 375
Total 490 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 Boltund.

Evolution chart

(Level 25)

Pokédex entries

Sword This Pokémon generates electricity and channels it into its legs to keep them going strong. Boltund can run nonstop for three full days.
Shield It sends electricity through its legs to boost their strength. Running at top speed, it easily breaks 50 mph.

Moves learned by Boltund

Moves learnt by level up

Boltund learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1ElectrifyElectricStatus
1NuzzleElectricPhysical 20 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
15RoarNormalStatus
20SparkElectricPhysical 65 100
28CharmFairyStatus 100
34CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
41ChargeElectricStatus
48Wild ChargeElectricPhysical 90 100
55Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90
62Electric TerrainElectricStatus

Egg moves

Boltund learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Boltund egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Flame ChargeFirePhysical 50 100
HowlNormalStatus
Sand AttackGroundStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

Boltund can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Sword & Shield from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Rising VoltageElectricSpecial 70 100

Moves learnt by TM

Boltund is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by TR

Boltund is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Boltund sprites

Type Generation 8
Normal Boltund  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny

Where to find Boltund

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Boltund
Japanese パルスワン (Paru suwan)
German Bellektro
French Fulgudog

Name origin

bolt
hound