Exploud

Exploud is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Loud Noise Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 295
Type Normal
Species Loud Noise Pokémon
Height 1.5 m (4′11″)
Weight 84.0 kg (185.2 lbs)
Abilities 1. Soundproof
Scrappy (hidden ability)
Local № 047 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
142 (X/Y — Central Kalos)
048 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
150 (The Isle of Armor)

Training

EV yield 3 HP
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 221
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 104
318 412
Attack 91
168 309
Defense 63
117 247
Sp. Atk 91
168 309
Sp. Def 73
135 269
Speed 68
126 258
Total 490 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 Exploud.

Evolution chart

(Level 20) (Level 40)

Exploud changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby EXPLOUD triggers earthquakes with the tremors it creates by bellowing. If this POKéMON violently inhales from the ports on its body, it’s a sign that it is preparing to let loose a huge bellow.
Sapphire EXPLOUD communicates its feelings to the others by emitting whistle-like sounds from the tubes on its body. This POKéMON only raises its voice when it is in battle.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It emits a variety of sounds from the holes all over its body. Its loud cries can be heard from over six miles away.
Emerald It has sound-generating organs all over its body. It communicates with others by adjusting the tone and volume of the cries it emits.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Its howls can be heard over six miles away. It emits all sorts of noises from the ports on its body.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Its roar in battle shakes the ground like a tremor--or like an earthquake has struck.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Its howls can be heard over six miles away. It emits all sorts of noises from the ports on its body.
X Its howls can be heard over six miles away. It emits all sorts of noises from the ports on its body.
Y Its roar in battle shakes the ground like a tremor--or like an earthquake has struck.
Omega Ruby Exploud triggers earthquakes with the tremors it creates by bellowing. If this Pokémon violently inhales from the ports on its body, it’s a sign that it is preparing to let loose a huge bellow.
Alpha Sapphire Exploud communicates its feelings to the others by emitting whistle-like sounds from the tubes on its body. This Pokémon only raises its voice when it is in battle.
Sword In the past, people would use the loud voices of these Pokémon as a means of communication between distant cities.
Shield This Pokémon can do more than just shout. To communicate with others of its kind, it’ll emit all sorts of sounds from the holes in its body.

Moves learned by Exploud

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
1Echoed VoiceNormalSpecial 40 100
1Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
1HowlNormalStatus
1Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
1Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
15RestPsychicStatus
15Sleep TalkNormalStatus
23StompNormalPhysical 65 100
29RoarNormalStatus
36SupersonicNormalStatus 55
45UproarNormalSpecial 90 100
54ScreechNormalStatus 85
63Hyper VoiceNormalSpecial 90 100
72BoomburstNormalSpecial 140 100
81Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Terrain PulseNormalSpecial 50 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1BoomburstNormalSpecial 140 100
1CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
1Echoed VoiceNormalSpecial 40 100
1Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
1HowlNormalStatus
1Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
1Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
4Echoed VoiceNormalSpecial 40 100
9AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
11HowlNormalStatus
15ScreechNormalStatus 85
18SupersonicNormalStatus 55
23StompNormalPhysical 65 100
27UproarNormalSpecial 90 100
32RoarNormalStatus
36RestPsychicStatus
42Sleep TalkNormalStatus
47Hyper VoiceNormalSpecial 90 100
53SynchronoisePsychicSpecial 120 100
58BoomburstNormalSpecial 140 100
64Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90

Moves learnt on evolution

Exploud learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Exploud. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BiteDarkPhysical 60 100 Evolution

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Exploud 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
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFightingPhysical 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormalPhysical 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormalPhysical 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Psych UpNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
IncinerateFireSpecial 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Exploud sprites

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

Where to find Exploud

Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Whismur/Loudred
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Whismur/Loudred
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Whismur/Loudred
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Whismur/Loudred
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Whismur/Loudred
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Evolve Whismur/Loudred

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Exploud
Japanese バクオング (Bakuong)
German Krawumms
French Brouhabam

Name origin

explode
blow up, erupt
loud
(of sound) high in volume