Cubchoo

Cubchoo is an Ice type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Chill Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 613
Type Ice
Species Chill Pokémon
Height 0.5 m (1′08″)
Weight 8.5 kg (18.7 lbs)
Abilities 1. Snow Cloak
2. Slush Rush
Rattled (hidden ability)
Local № 119 (Black/White)
195 (Black 2/White 2)
081 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
279 (Sword/Shield)
121 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack
Catch rate 120 (15.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 61
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 55
220 314
Attack 70
130 262
Defense 40
76 196
Sp. Atk 60
112 240
Sp. Def 40
76 196
Speed 40
76 196
Total 305 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 Cubchoo.

Evolution chart

(Level 37)

Cubchoo changes

Pokédex entries

Black When it is not feeling well, its mucus gets watery and the power of its Ice-type moves decreases.
White Its nose is always running. It sniffs the snot back up because the mucus provides the raw material for its moves.
Black 2
White 2
Their snot is a barometer of health. When healthy, their snot is sticky and the power of their ice moves increases.
X
Omega Ruby
Its nose is always running. It sniffs the snot back up because the mucus provides the raw material for its moves.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Their snot is a barometer of health. When healthy, their snot is sticky and the power of their ice moves increases.
Sword When this Pokémon is in good health, its snot becomes thicker and stickier. It will smear its snot on anyone it doesn’t like.
Shield It sniffles before performing a move, using its frosty snot to provide an icy element to any move that needs it.

Moves learned by Cubchoo

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Powder SnowIceSpecial 40 100
3EndureNormalStatus
6Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
9Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
12Play NiceNormalStatus
15BrineWaterSpecial 65 100
18Frost BreathIceSpecial 60 90
21SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
24FlailNormalPhysical 100
27CharmFairyStatus 100
30HailIceStatus
33ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
36RestPsychicStatus
39BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70
42Sheer ColdIceSpecial 30

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
YawnNormalStatus

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
00Mega PunchNormalPhysical 80 85
01Mega KickNormalPhysical 120 75
04Ice PunchIcePhysical 75 100
15DigGroundPhysical 80 100
21RestPsychicStatus
24SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
25ProtectNormalStatus
27Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
29CharmFairyStatus 100
31AttractNormalStatus 100
33Rain DanceWaterStatus
35HailIceStatus
39FacadeNormalPhysical 70 100
48Rock TombRockPhysical 60 95
55BrineWaterSpecial 65 100
58AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
59FlingDarkPhysical 100
64AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100
65Shadow ClawGhostPhysical 70 100
67Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
76RoundNormalSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by TR

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

TR
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
04SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
05Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100
06BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70
07Low KickFightingPhysical 100
20SubstituteNormalStatus
26EndureNormalStatus
27Sleep TalkNormalStatus
30EncoreNormalStatus 100
39SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
77Grass KnotGrassSpecial 100
90Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
5Powder SnowIceSpecial 40 100
9BideNormalPhysical
13Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
15Play NiceNormalStatus
17Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
21BrineWaterSpecial 65 100
25EndureNormalStatus
29CharmFairyStatus 100
33SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
36FlailNormalPhysical 100
41RestPsychicStatus
45BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70
49HailIceStatus
53ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
57Sheer ColdIceSpecial 30

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100
EncoreNormalStatus 100
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Ice PunchIcePhysical 75 100
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90
Sleep TalkNormalStatus
YawnNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Ice PunchIcePhysical 75 100
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Low KickFightingPhysical 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Cubchoo 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
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Hone ClawsDarkStatus Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Cubchoo sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Cubchoo  sprite from Black & White Cubchoo  sprite from X & Y Cubchoo  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Cubchoo Shiny sprite from Black & White Cubchoo Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Cubchoo

Black
White
Route 7, Dragonspiral Tower, Twist Mountain
Black 2
White 2
Route 7
X
Y
Frost Cavern
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Shoal Cave
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
Route 10, Bridge Field, Dusty Bowl, Giant's Mirror, Hammerlocke Hills, Stony Wilderness

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Cubchoo
Japanese クマシュン (Kumasyun)
German Petznief
French Polarhume

Name origin

cub
a young bear
atchoo
the sound of sneezing