Espurr

Espurr is a Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 6. It is known as the Restraint Pokémon.

The organ that emits its intense psychic power is sheltered by its ears to keep power from leaking out.

Espurr artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 677
Type Psychic
Species Restraint Pokémon
Height 1′00″ (0.3 m)
Weight 7.7 lbs (3.5 kg)
Abilities Infiltrator
Keen Eye
Own Tempo (hidden ability)
Local № 114 (X/Y)
Japanese Nyasupa

Training

EV yield 1 Speed
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base EXP 71
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 19 (base 4,864 steps)

Base stats

HP 62
234 328
Attack 48
90 214
Defense 54
101 227
Sp. Atk 63
117 247
Sp. Def 60
112 240
Speed 68
126 258
Total 355 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 Espurr.

Pokédex entries

X
Omega Ruby
The organ that emits its intense psychic power is sheltered by its ears to keep power from leaking out.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It has enough psychic energy to blast everything within 300 feet of itself, but it has no control over its power.

Evolution chart

(Level 25)

Name origin

ESP
Extra Sensory Perception; psychic power
purr
sound a cat makes when content

Moves learned by Espurr

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
5CovetNormal 60 100
9ConfusionPsychic 50 100
13Light ScreenPsychic
17PsybeamPsychic 65 100
19Fake OutNormal 40 100
22Disarming VoiceFairy 40
25PsyshockPsychic 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssistNormal
BarrierPsychic
TrickPsychic 100
YawnNormal

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
3PsyshockPsychic 80 100
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
66PaybackDark 50 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Espurr 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
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
5CovetNormal 60 100
9ConfusionPsychic 50 100
13Light ScreenPsychic
17PsybeamPsychic 65 100
19Fake OutNormal 40 100
22Disarming VoiceFairy 40
25PsyshockPsychic 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssistNormal
BarrierPsychic
TrickPsychic 100
YawnNormal

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
3PsyshockPsychic 80 100
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
66PaybackDark 50 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Espurr 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
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Espurr sprites

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

Where to find Espurr

X
Y
Route 6
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game