Giratina

Giratina is a Ghost/Dragon type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Renegade Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 487
Type Ghost Dragon
Species Renegade Pokémon
Height 14′09″ (4.5 m)
Weight 1653.5 lbs (750.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Pressure
Telepathy (hidden ability)
Local № 210 (Platinum)

Training

EV yield 3 HP
Catch rate 3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 0 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 306
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 120 (base 30,720 steps)

Base stats

HP 150
410 504
Attack 100
184 328
Defense 120
220 372
Sp. Atk 100
184 328
Sp. Def 120
220 372
Speed 90
166 306
Total 680 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 Giratina.

Pokédex data

National № 487
Type Ghost Dragon
Species Renegade Pokémon
Height 22′08″ (6.9 m)
Weight 1433.0 lbs (650.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Levitate
Local № 210 (Platinum)

Training

EV yield 3 HP
Catch rate 3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 0 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 306
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 120 (base 30,720 steps)

Base stats

HP 150
410 504
Attack 120
220 372
Defense 100
184 328
Sp. Atk 120
220 372
Sp. Def 100
184 328
Speed 90
166 306
Total 680 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 Giratina.

Evolution chart

Giratina changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond
Pearl
A Pokémon that is said to live in a world on the reverse side of ours. It appears in an ancient cemetery.
Platinum It was banished for its violence. It silently gazed upon the old world from the Distortion World.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
This Pokémon is said to live in a world on the reverse side of ours, where common knowledge is distorted and strange.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It was banished for its violence. It silently gazed upon the old world from the Distortion World.
X
Omega Ruby
This Pokémon is said to live in a world on the reverse side of ours, where common knowledge is distorted and strange.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It was banished for its violence. It silently gazed upon the old world from the Distortion World.

Moves learned by Giratina

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Dragon BreathDragon 60 100
1Scary FaceNormal 100
6Ominous WindGhost 60 100
10Ancient PowerRock 60 100
15SlashNormal 70 100
19Shadow SneakGhost 40 100
24Destiny BondGhost
28Dragon ClawDragon 80 100
33Earth PowerGround 90 100
37Aura SphereFighting 80
42Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
46Shadow ForceGhost 120 100
50HexGhost 65 100

Egg moves

Giratina does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2Dragon ClawDragon 80 100
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
59Brutal SwingDark 60 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
76FlyFlying 90 95
77Psych UpNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
82Dragon TailDragon 60 90
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Giratina 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
Heal BlockPsychic Generation 4 — Level up
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Silver WindBug 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Dragon BreathDragon 60 100
1Scary FaceNormal 100
6Ominous WindGhost 60 100
10Ancient PowerRock 60 100
15SlashNormal 70 100
19Shadow SneakGhost 40 100
24Destiny BondGhost
28Dragon ClawDragon 80 100
33Earth PowerGround 90 100
37Aura SphereFighting 80
42Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
46Shadow ForceGhost 120 100
50HexGhost 65 100

Egg moves

Giratina does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Draco MeteorDragon 130 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2Dragon ClawDragon 80 100
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
59Brutal SwingDark 60 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
76FlyFlying 90 95
77Psych UpNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
82Dragon TailDragon 60 90
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Giratina 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
Heal BlockPsychic Generation 4 — Level up
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Silver WindBug 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Giratina sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Giratina  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Giratina  sprite from Black & White Giratina  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Giratina Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Giratina Shiny sprite from Black & White Giratina Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Giratina

Diamond
Pearl
Turnback Cave
Platinum Distortion World, Turnback Cave
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Sinjoh Ruins
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Ultra Space Wilds

Other languages

English Giratina
Japanese ギラティナ (Giratina)
German Giratina
French Giratina

Name origin

girasol
a red opal
platina
an alloy of platinum, the game of which it is the mascot