Haxorus

Haxorus is a Dragon type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Axe Jaw Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 612
Type Dragon
Species Axe Jaw Pokémon
Height 1.8 m (5′11″)
Weight 105.5 kg (232.6 lbs)
Abilities 1. Rivalry
2. Mold Breaker
Unnerve (hidden ability)
Local № 118 (Black/White)
185 (Black 2/White 2)
150 (X/Y — Central Kalos)
326 (Sword/Shield)
157 (Scarlet/Violet)

Training

EV yield 3 Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 35 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 270
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Dragon, Monster
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 40 (10,024–10,280 steps)

Base stats

HP 76
262 356
Attack 147
269 432
Defense 90
166 306
Sp. Atk 60
112 240
Sp. Def 70
130 262
Speed 97
179 322
Total 540 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 Haxorus.

Evolution chart

(Level 38) (Level 48)

Haxorus changes

Pokédex entries

Black They are kind but can be relentless when defending territory. They challenge foes with tusks that can cut steel.
White Their sturdy tusks will stay sharp even if used to cut steel beams. These Pokémon are covered in hard armor.
Black 2
White 2
Its tusks are incredibly destructive. They can easily slice through a thick, sturdy steel column every time.
X
Omega Ruby
They are kind but can be relentless when defending territory. They challenge foes with tusks that can cut steel.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Their sturdy tusks will stay sharp even if used to cut steel beams. These Pokémon are covered in hard armor.
Sword Its resilient tusks are its pride and joy. It licks up dirt to take in the minerals it needs to keep its tusks in top condition.
Shield While usually kindhearted, it can be terrifying if angered. Tusks that can slice through steel beams are how Haxorus deals with its adversaries.
Scarlet This Pokémon nests in caves and abandoned mines. It is docile, but it will become incredibly angry if its tusks are touched, so beware.
Violet It overwhelms enemies with its prized tusks, which are sharp enough to cut through a metal transmission tower in one strike.

Moves learned by Haxorus

Moves learnt by level up

Haxorus learns the following moves in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
9AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
12TauntDarkStatus 100
15SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
18Dragon ClawDragonPhysical 80 100
21Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
24CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
27Dragon DanceDragonStatus
30Breaking SwipeDragonPhysical 60 100
33Focus EnergyNormalStatus
36Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100
41Swords DanceNormalStatus
46OutrageDragonPhysical 120 100
53GuillotineNormalPhysical 30
60Giga ImpactNormalPhysical 150 90

Egg moves

Haxorus learns the following moves via breeding or picnics in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Haxorus gen 9 learnset page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
CounterFightingPhysical 100
EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
First ImpressionBugPhysical 90 100
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
9AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
12TauntDarkStatus 100
15SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
18Dragon ClawDragonPhysical 80 100
21Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
24CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
27Dragon DanceDragonStatus
30Dual ChopDragonPhysical 40 90
33Laser FocusNormalStatus
36Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100
41Swords DanceNormalStatus
46OutrageDragonPhysical 120 100
53GuillotineNormalPhysical 30
60Giga ImpactNormalPhysical 150 90

Egg moves

Haxorus learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Haxorus gen 8 learnset page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CounterFightingPhysical 100
EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
First ImpressionBugPhysical 90 100
HardenNormalStatus
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Scale ShotDragonPhysical 25 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Haxorus sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8 Generation 9
Normal Haxorus  sprite from Black & White Haxorus  sprite from X & Y Haxorus  sprite from Sword & Shield Haxorus  sprite from Scarlet & Violet
Shiny Haxorus Shiny sprite from Black & White Haxorus Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Haxorus

Black
White
Evolve Axew/Fraxure
Black 2
White 2
Nature Preserve
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Axew/Fraxure
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Evolve Axew/Fraxure
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Lake of Outrage
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Legends: Arceus
Not available in this game
Scarlet
Violet
Evolve Axew/Fraxure

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Haxorus
Japanese オノノクス (Ononokus)
German Maxax
French Tranchodon

Name origin

hack
to chop repeatedly
axe
tool with a wide metal blade
-saurus
common dinosaur suffix