Electrike

Electrike is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Lightning Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 309
Type Electric
Species Lightning Pokémon
Height 0.6 m (2′00″)
Weight 15.2 kg (33.5 lbs)
Abilities 1. Static
2. Lightning Rod
Minus (hidden ability)
Local № 078 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
073 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
080 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
293 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
066 (Sword/Shield)

Training

EV yield 1 Speed
Catch rate 120 (15.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 59
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 40
190 284
Attack 45
85 207
Defense 40
76 196
Sp. Atk 65
121 251
Sp. Def 40
76 196
Speed 65
121 251
Total 295 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.

Evolution chart

(Level 26)

Electrike changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby ELECTRIKE stores electricity in its long body hair. This POKéMON stimulates its leg muscles with electric charges. These jolts of power give its legs explosive acceleration performance.
Sapphire ELECTRIKE runs faster than the human eye can follow. The friction from running is converted into electricity, which is then stored in this POKéMON’s fur.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It stores static electricity in its fur for discharging. It gives off sparks if a storm approaches.
Emerald It generates electricity using friction from the atmosphere. In seasons with especially arid air, its entire body blazes with violent showers of sparks.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Using electricity stored in its fur, it stimulates its muscles to heighten its reaction speed.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It stores electricity in its fur. It gives off sparks from all over its body in seasons when the air is dry.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Using electricity stored in its fur, it stimulates its muscles to heighten its reaction speed.
X Using electricity stored in its fur, it stimulates its muscles to heighten its reaction speed.
Y It stores static electricity in its fur for discharging. It gives off sparks if a storm approaches.
Omega Ruby Electrike stores electricity in its long body hair. This Pokémon stimulates its leg muscles with electric charges. These jolts of power give its legs explosive acceleration performance.
Alpha Sapphire Electrike runs faster than the human eye can follow. The friction from running is converted into electricity, which is then stored in this Pokémon’s fur.
Ultra Sun Friction between the air and its fur produces static electricity. When Electrike runs, it makes a crackling sound.
Ultra Moon Static electricity builds up all over its body as strands of its long fur rub together. This Pokémon boasts incredible speed.
Sword It stores static electricity in its fur for discharging. It gives off sparks if a storm approaches.
Shield It stores electricity in its fur. It gives off sparks from all over its body in seasons when the air is dry.
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Using electricity stored in its fur, it stimulates its muscles to heighten its reaction speed.

Moves learned by Electrike

Moves learnt by level up

Electrike learns the following moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
4LeerNormalStatus 100
8HowlNormalStatus
12Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
16Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
20BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
24Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
28RoarNormalStatus
32DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
36ChargeElectricStatus
40Wild ChargeElectricPhysical 90 100
44ThunderElectricSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

Electrike learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Electrike egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
CurseGhostStatus
DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
Eerie ImpulseElectricStatus 100
Electro BallElectricSpecial 100
Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
SparkElectricPhysical 65 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 60
SwitcherooDarkStatus 100
Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

Electrike is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl:

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
4LeerNormalStatus 100
8HowlNormalStatus
12Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
16Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
20BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
24Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
28RoarNormalStatus
32DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
36ChargeElectricStatus
40Wild ChargeElectricPhysical 90 100
44ThunderElectricSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CurseGhostStatus
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
SparkElectricPhysical 65 100
SwitcherooDarkStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

Electrike 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

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Electrike sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Electrike  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Electrike  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Electrike  sprite from Black & White Electrike  sprite from X & Y Electrike  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Electrike  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Electrike Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Electrike Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Electrike Shiny sprite from Black & White Electrike Shiny sprite from X & Y Electrike Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Electrike

Ruby
Sapphire
Route 110, 118
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 110, 118
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Valley Windworks
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X Trade/migrate from another game
Y Route 10
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 110, 118
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Moon Poké Pelago
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Route 4, Rolling Fields, South Lake Miloch, East Lake Axewell, Dappled Grove, Dusty Bowl, West Lake Axewell, Giant's Seat, Watchtower Ruins
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Valley Windworks
Legends: Arceus Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Electrike
Japanese ラクライ (Rakurai)
German Frizelbliz
French Dynavolt

Name origin

electricity
energy from electric currents
strike
to hit (incl. with lightning)