Glaceon

Glaceon is an Ice type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Fresh Snow Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 471
Type Ice
Species Fresh Snow Pokémon
Height 0.8 m (2′07″)
Weight 25.9 kg (57.1 lbs)
Abilities 1. Snow Cloak
Ice Body (hidden ability)
Local № 170 (Platinum)
098 (Black 2/White 2)
084 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
130 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
160 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
203 (Sword/Shield)
080 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 35 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 184
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 35 (8,739–8,995 steps)

Base stats

HP 65
240 334
Attack 60
112 240
Defense 110
202 350
Sp. Atk 130
238 394
Sp. Def 95
175 317
Speed 65
121 251
Total 525 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 Glaceon.

Evolution chart

(high Friendship, Daytime)
(high Friendship, Nighttime)
(level up near a Mossy Rock)
(level up near an Icy Rock)
(♥♥ Affection in Pokémon Amie, knowing Fairy move)

Glaceon changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond
Pearl
As a protective technique, it can completely freeze its fur to make its hairs stand like needles.
Platinum By controlling its body heat, it can freeze the atmosphere around it to make a diamond-dust flurry.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It causes small ice crystals to form by lowering the temperature of the surrounding atmosphere.
Black
White
By controlling its body heat, it can freeze the atmosphere around it to make a diamond-dust flurry.
Black 2
White 2
It lowers its body heat to freeze its fur. The hairs then become like needles it can fire.
X
Omega Ruby
By controlling its body heat, it can freeze the atmosphere around it to make a diamond-dust flurry.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It lowers its body heat to freeze its fur. The hairs then become like needles it can fire.
Sun It can control its body temperature at will. This enables it to freeze the moisture in the atmosphere, creating flurries of diamond dust.
Moon It freezes its fur into icicles, spiky and sharp, and tackles its prey.
Ultra Sun It protects itself by freezing its fur into sharp needles. It can drop its body temperature below –75 degrees Fahrenheit.
Ultra Moon It can instantaneously freeze any moisture that’s around it, creating ice pellets to shoot at its prey.
Sword Any who become captivated by the beauty of the snowfall that Glaceon creates will be frozen before they know it.
Shield The coldness emanating from Glaceon causes powdery snow to form, making it quite a popular Pokémon at ski resorts.

Moves learned by Glaceon

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Baton PassNormalStatus
1CharmFairyStatus 100
1CopycatNormalStatus
1CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
1Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Helping HandNormalStatus
1Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
1SwiftNormalSpecial 60
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
1Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
5Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
10Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
15Baby-Doll EyesFairyStatus 100
20Ice ShardIcePhysical 40 100
25BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
30Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
35HailIceStatus
40Freeze-DryIceSpecial 70 100
45Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
50BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70
55Last ResortNormalPhysical 140 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CurseGhostStatus
DetectFightingStatus
Double KickFightingPhysical 30 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
TickleNormalStatus 100
WishNormalStatus
YawnNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Triple AxelIcePhysical 20 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Helping HandNormalStatus
1Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
5Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
9Baby-Doll EyesFairyStatus 100
13Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
17BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
20Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
25Ice ShardIcePhysical 40 100
29BarrierPsychicStatus
33Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
37HailIceStatus
41Last ResortNormalPhysical 140 100
45BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CaptivateNormalStatus 100
CharmFairyStatus 100
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
CurseGhostStatus
DetectFightingStatus
EndureNormalStatus
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100
Stored PowerPsychicSpecial 20 100
SynchronoisePsychicSpecial 120 100
TickleNormalStatus 100
WishNormalStatus
YawnNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
Heal BellNormalStatus
Helping HandNormalStatus
Hyper VoiceNormalSpecial 90 100
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Laser FocusNormalStatus
Last ResortNormalPhysical 140 100
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Baton PassNormalStatus Level up
CharmFairyStatus 100 Level up
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100 Level up
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Level up
GrowlNormalStatus 100 Level up
RefreshNormalStatus Level up
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Level up
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85 Level up
Trump CardNormalSpecial Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Glaceon 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
AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 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

Glaceon sprites

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

Where to find Glaceon

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

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Glaceon
Japanese グレイシア (Glacia)
German Glaziola
French Givrali

Name origin

glacier
a mass of ice
eon
long period of time (implying evolution)