Gothita

Gothita is a Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Fixation Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 574
Type Psychic
Species Fixation Pokémon
Height 0.4 m (1′04″)
Weight 5.8 kg (12.8 lbs)
Abilities 1. Frisk
2. Competitive
Shadow Tag (hidden ability)
Local № 080 (Black/White)
136 (Black 2/White 2)
126 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
267 (Sword/Shield)
051 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 1 Special Defense
Catch rate 200 (26.1% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 58
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Human-Like
Gender 25% male, 75% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 45
200 294
Attack 30
58 174
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 55
103 229
Sp. Def 65
121 251
Speed 45
85 207
Total 290 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 Gothita.

Evolution chart

(Level 32) (Level 41)

Gothita changes

Pokédex entries

Black Their ribbonlike feelers increase their psychic power. They are always staring at something.
White They intently observe both Trainers and Pokémon. Apparently, they are looking at something that only Gothita can see.
Black 2
White 2
It stares intently at everything. It can become so obsessed with watching that it doesn’t notice attacks.
X
Omega Ruby
Their ribbonlike feelers increase their psychic power. They are always staring at something.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
They intently observe both Trainers and Pokémon. Apparently, they are looking at something that only Gothita can see.
Sword Though they’re still only babies, there’s psychic power stored in their ribbonlike feelers, and sometimes they use that power to fight.
Shield Even when nobody seems to be around, Gothita can still be heard making a muted cry. Many believe it’s speaking to something only it can see.

Moves learned by Gothita

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
4Play NiceNormalStatus
8TickleNormalStatus 100
12PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
16CharmFairyStatus 100
20PsyshockPsychicSpecial 80 100
24HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
28Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
33Psych UpNormalStatus
36PsychicPsychicSpecial 90 100
40FlatterDarkStatus 100
44Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100
48Magic RoomPsychicStatus

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fake OutNormalPhysical 40 100
Heal PulsePsychicStatus
Mean LookNormalStatus
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
TormentDarkStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Expanding ForcePsychicSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
3ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
7TickleNormalStatus 100
8Play NiceNormalStatus
10Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
14Double SlapNormalPhysical 15 85
16PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
19EmbargoDarkStatus 100
24Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
25PsyshockPsychicSpecial 80 100
28FlatterDarkStatus 100
31Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100
33Heal BlockPsychicStatus 100
37PsychicPsychicSpecial 90 100
40TelekinesisPsychicStatus
46CharmFairyStatus 100
48Magic RoomPsychicStatus

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CaptivateNormalStatus 100
Dark PulseDarkSpecial 80 100
Heal PulsePsychicStatus
Mean LookNormalStatus
Miracle EyePsychicStatus
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ally SwitchPsychicStatus
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
Foul PlayDarkPhysical 95 100
GravityPsychicStatus
Heal BellNormalStatus
Helping HandNormalStatus
Magic CoatPsychicStatus
Magic RoomPsychicStatus
RecycleNormalStatus
Role PlayPsychicStatus
Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
Skill SwapPsychicStatus
SnatchDarkStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
TelekinesisPsychicStatus
TrickPsychicStatus 100
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 80 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Gothita 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
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Gothita sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Gothita  sprite from Black & White Gothita  sprite from X & Y Gothita  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Gothita Shiny sprite from Black & White Gothita Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Gothita

Black Route 5, 16
White Trade/migrate from another game
Black 2 Route 5, 16, Strange House
White 2 Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Breed Gothorita/Gothitelle
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 102
Sun
Moon
Route 6
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword Giant's Cap, Slippery Slope, Frostpoint Field
Shield Location data not yet available

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Gothita
Japanese ゴチム (Gothimu)
German Mollimorba
French Scrutella

Name origin

gothic
gloomy, dark
lolita
precocious young woman