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)
032 (Legends: Arceus)
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.
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
As a defense mechanism, it can completely freeze its fur to make its hairs stand out like needles.
Legends: Arceus Glaceon is able to lower its body temperature very quickly. It freezes the atmosphere, creating diamond dust that glitters like gems while it flutters and dances around.

Moves learned by Glaceon

Moves learnt by level up

Glaceon learns the following moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl 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 Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95

Egg moves

Glaceon learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Glaceon egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CharmFairyStatus 100
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
CurseGhostStatus
DetectFightingStatus
Double KickFightingPhysical 30 100
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
Stored PowerPsychicSpecial 20 100
TickleNormalStatus 100
WishNormalStatus
YawnNormalStatus

Moves learnt by TM

Glaceon is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl:

Moves learnt by level up

Glaceon learns the following moves in Pokémon Legends: Arceus at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
?Powder SnowIceSpecial 40 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
6Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
11SwiftNormalSpecial 60
18Baby-Doll EyesFairyStatus 100
25Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100
25MimicNormalStatus
34Calm MindPsychicStatus
43Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100

Move Tutor moves

Glaceon can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Legends: Arceus from move tutors:

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
Baby-Doll EyesFairyStatus 100
Calm MindPsychicStatus
Focus EnergyNormalStatus
Giga ImpactNormalPhysical 150 90
Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90
Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100
Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
RestPsychicStatus
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100
Shadow BallGhostSpecial 80 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 60
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

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)
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Trade/migrate from another game
Legends: Arceus Space-Time Distortion

Other languages

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

Name origin

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