Dedenne

Dedenne is an Electric/Fairy type Pokémon introduced in Generation 6. It is known as the Antenna Pokémon.

By emitting radio waves from its antenna-shaped whiskers, it can communicate with far-off allies. Dedenne can also plug its tail into outlets to drain electricity from them.

Pokédex data

National № 702
Type Electric Fairy
Species Antenna Pokémon
Height 0′08″ (0.2 m)
Weight 4.9 lbs (2.2 kg)
Abilities Cheek Pouch
Pickup
Plus (hidden ability)
Local № 110 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
291 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 2 Speed
Catch rate 180 (23.5% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 151
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Field
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 67
244 338
Attack 58
108 236
Defense 57
107 234
Sp. Atk 81
150 287
Sp. Def 67
125 256
Speed 101
186 331
Total 431 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 Dedenne.

Evolution chart

  • Dedenne does not evolve.

Name origin

denki
Japanese for ‘electricity’
antennae
aerial that receives television/radio waves

Pokédex entries

X
Omega Ruby
Its whiskers serve as antennas. By sending and receiving electrical waves, it can communicate with others over vast distances.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It uses its tail to absorb electricity from power plants or from outlets in houses, and then it fires the electricity from its whiskers.
Ultra Sun It sneaks into people’s homes and steals electricity from their outlets. When your electric bill seems off, it’s the handiwork of this rascal.
Ultra Moon Its upper whiskers are sensors that survey its surroundings. Its lower whiskers are organs that shoot electricity.

Moves learned by Dedenne

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
7Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
11ChargeElectric
14CharmFairy 100
17Parabolic ChargeElectric 65 100
20NuzzleElectric 20 100
23Thunder WaveElectric 90
26Volt SwitchElectric 70 100
30RestPsychic
31SnoreNormal 50 100
34Charge BeamElectric 50 90
39EntrainmentNormal 100
42Play RoughFairy 90 90
45ThunderElectric 110 70
50DischargeElectric 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Eerie ImpulseElectric 100
Helping HandNormal
Natural GiftNormal 100
Tearful LookNormal

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
56FlingDark 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
72Volt SwitchElectric 70 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Dedenne 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
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
7Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
11ChargeElectric
14CharmFairy 100
17Parabolic ChargeElectric 65 100
20NuzzleElectric 20 100
23Thunder WaveElectric 90
26Volt SwitchElectric 70 100
30RestPsychic
31SnoreNormal 50 100
34Charge BeamElectric 50 90
39EntrainmentNormal 100
42Play RoughFairy 90 90
45ThunderElectric 110 70
50DischargeElectric 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Eerie ImpulseElectric 100
Helping HandNormal
Natural GiftNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
56FlingDark 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
72Volt SwitchElectric 70 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Dedenne 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
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Dedenne sprites

Type Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Dedenne  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Dedenne Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Dedenne

X
Y
Route 11
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Blush Mountain