Drakloak

Drakloak is a Dragon/Ghost type Pokémon introduced in Generation 8. It is known as the Caretaker Pokémon.

Drakloak artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 886
Type Dragon Ghost
Species Caretaker Pokémon
Height 1.4 m (4′07″)
Weight 11.0 kg (24.3 lbs)
Abilities 1. Clear Body
2. Infiltrator
Cursed Body (hidden ability)
Local № 396 (Sword/Shield)
111 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 2 Speed
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 144
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Amorphous, Dragon
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 40 (10,024–10,280 steps)

Base stats

HP 68
246 340
Attack 80
148 284
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 60
112 240
Sp. Def 50
94 218
Speed 102
188 333
Total 410 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 Drakloak.

Evolution chart

(Level 50) (Level 60)

Pokédex entries

Sword It’s capable of flying faster than 120 mph. It battles alongside Dreepy and dotes on them until they successfully evolve.
Shield Without a Dreepy to place on its head and care for, it gets so uneasy it’ll try to substitute any Pokémon it finds for the missing Dreepy.

Moves learned by Drakloak

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100
1InfestationBugSpecial 20 100
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
6Lock-OnNormalStatus
12AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
18HexGhostSpecial 65 100
24AgilityPsychicStatus
30Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
36U-turnBugPhysical 70 100
42Dragon DanceDragonStatus
48Phantom ForceGhostPhysical 90 100
54Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
61Dragon RushDragonPhysical 100 75
66Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
72Last ResortNormalPhysical 140 100

Moves learnt on evolution

Drakloak learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sword & Shield (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
CurseGhostStatus
DisableNormalStatus 100
Double TeamNormalStatus
Dragon TailDragonPhysical 60 90
GrudgeGhostStatus
Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Drakloak sprites

Type Generation 8
Normal Drakloak  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny

Where to find Drakloak

Answers to Drakloak questions

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Drakloak
Japanese ドロンチ (Doronchi)
German Phandra
French Dispareptil

Name origin

dragon
cloak