Cufant

Cufant is a Steel type Pokémon introduced in Generation 8. It is known as the Copperderm Pokémon.

Evolves into Copperajah.

Cufant artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 878
Type Steel
Species Copperderm Pokémon
Height 1.2 m (3′11″)
Weight 100.0 kg (220.5 lbs)
Abilities 1. Sheer Force
Heavy Metal (hidden ability)
Local № 302 (Sword/Shield)
108 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 66
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field, Mineral
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 25 (6,169–6,425 steps)

Base stats

HP 72
254 348
Attack 80
148 284
Defense 49
92 216
Sp. Atk 40
76 196
Sp. Def 49
92 216
Speed 40
76 196
Total 330 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 Cufant.

Evolution chart

(Level 34)

Pokédex entries

Sword It digs up the ground with its trunk. It’s also very strong, being able to carry loads of over five tons without any problem at all.
Shield If a job requires serious strength, this Pokémon will excel at it. Its copper body tarnishes in the rain, turning a vibrant green color.

Moves learned by Cufant

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
5RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
10Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100
15BulldozeGroundPhysical 60 100
20StompNormalPhysical 65 100
25Iron DefenseSteelStatus
30DigGroundPhysical 80 100
35StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
40Iron HeadSteelPhysical 80 100
45Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90
50High HorsepowerGroundPhysical 95 95
55SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
CurseGhostStatus
Defense CurlNormalStatus
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
FissureGroundPhysical 30
SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
SwaggerNormalStatus 85
WhirlwindNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Steel RollerSteelPhysical 130 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Cufant sprites

Type Generation 8
Normal Cufant  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny

Where to find Cufant

Sword
Shield
Bridge Field, Giant's Foot

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Cufant
Japanese ゾウドウ (Zōdō)
German Kupfanti
French Charibari

Name origin

Cu
chemical symbol for copper
elephant
large mammal with a trunk