Flaaffy

Flaaffy is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Wool Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 180
Type Electric
Species Wool Pokémon
Height 0.8 m (2′07″)
Weight 13.3 kg (29.3 lbs)
Abilities 1. Static
Plus (hidden ability)
Local № 054 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
054 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
026 (Black 2/White 2)
128 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
163 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Attack
Catch rate 120 (15.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 128
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 70
250 344
Attack 55
103 229
Defense 55
103 229
Sp. Atk 80
148 284
Sp. Def 60
112 240
Speed 45
85 207
Total 365 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 Flaaffy.

Evolution chart

(Level 15) (Level 30)

Flaaffy changes

Pokédex entries

Gold As a result of storing too much electricity, it developed patches where even downy wool won’t grow.
Silver Its fluffy fleece easily stores electricity. Its rubbery hide keeps it from being electrocuted.
Crystal Because of its rubbery, electricity-resistant skin, it can store lots of electricity in its fur.
Ruby
Sapphire
FLAAFFY’s wool quality changes so that it can generate a high amount of static electricity with a small amount of wool. The bare and slick parts of its hide are shielded against electricity.
FireRed Its fluffy fleece easily stores electricity. Its rubbery hide keeps it from being electrocuted.
LeafGreen As a result of storing too much electricity, it developed patches where even downy wool won’t grow.
Emerald Its fleece quality changes to generate strong static electricity with a small amount of wool. The bare, slick parts of its hide are shielded against electricity.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
If its coat becomes fully charged with electricity, its tail lights up. It fires hair that zaps on impact.
HeartGold As a result of storing too much electricity, it developed patches where even downy wool won’t grow.
SoulSilver Its fluffy fleece easily stores electricity. Its rubbery hide keeps it from being electrocuted.
Black
White
If its coat becomes fully charged with electricity, its tail lights up. It fires hair that zaps on impact.
Black 2
White 2
Not even downy wool will grow on its rubbery, nonconductive patches of skin that prevent electrical shock.
X Its fluffy fleece easily stores electricity. Its rubbery hide keeps it from being electrocuted.
Y If its coat becomes fully charged with electricity, its tail lights up. It fires hair that zaps on impact.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Flaaffy’s wool quality changes so that it can generate a high amount of static electricity with a small amount of wool. The bare and slick parts of its hide are shielded against electricity.
Ultra Sun In the places on its body where fleece doesn’t grow, its skin is rubbery and doesn’t conduct electricity. Those spots are safe to touch.
Ultra Moon It stores electricity in its fluffy fleece. If it stores up too much, it will start to go bald in those patches.

Moves learned by Flaaffy

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
1Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
4Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
8Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
11Cotton SporeGrassStatus 100
16ChargeElectricStatus
20Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
25Electro BallElectricSpecial 100
29Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
34Power GemRockSpecial 80 100
38DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
43Cotton GuardGrassStatus
47Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
52Light ScreenPsychicStatus
56ThunderElectricSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
After YouNormalStatus
AgilityPsychicStatus
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
ChargeElectricStatus
Eerie ImpulseElectricStatus 100
Electric TerrainElectricStatus
FlatterDarkStatus 100
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Odor SleuthNormalStatus
Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
ScreechNormalStatus 85
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Flaaffy 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
Zap CannonElectricSpecial 120 50 Generation 2 — TM
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
Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
ReflectPsychicStatus Generation 4 — Breeding
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
1Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
4Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
8Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
11Cotton SporeGrassStatus 100
16ChargeElectricStatus
20Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
25Electro BallElectricSpecial 100
29Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
34Power GemRockSpecial 80 100
38DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
43Cotton GuardGrassStatus
47Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
52Light ScreenPsychicStatus
56ThunderElectricSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
After YouNormalStatus
AgilityPsychicStatus
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
ChargeElectricStatus
Eerie ImpulseElectricStatus 100
Electric TerrainElectricStatus
FlatterDarkStatus 100
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Odor SleuthNormalStatus
Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
ScreechNormalStatus 85
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Flaaffy 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
Zap CannonElectricSpecial 120 50 Generation 2 — TM
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
Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
ReflectPsychicStatus Generation 4 — Breeding
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Flaaffy sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Flaaffy  sprite from Silver Flaaffy  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Flaaffy  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Flaaffy  sprite from Black & White Flaaffy  sprite from X & Y Flaaffy  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Flaaffy Shiny sprite from Silver Flaaffy Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Flaaffy Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Flaaffy Shiny sprite from Black & White Flaaffy Shiny sprite from X & Y Flaaffy Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Flaaffy

Gold
Silver
Route 42, 43
Crystal Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Mareep
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 222
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 42, 43
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White
Black 2
White 2
Evolve Mareep
X
Y
Evolve Mareep
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Poké Pelago
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game

Answers to Flaaffy questions

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Flaaffy
Japanese モココ (Mokoko)
German Waaty
French Lainergie

Name origin

fluffy
soft, cute
baa
sheep noise