Hydreigon

Hydreigon is a Dark/Dragon type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Brutal Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 635
Type Dark Dragon
Species Brutal Pokémon
Height 1.8 m (5′11″)
Weight 160.0 kg (352.7 lbs)
Abilities 1. Levitate
Local № 141 (Black/White)
275 (Black 2/White 2)
144 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
388 (Sword/Shield)
372 (Scarlet/Violet)
138 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 3 Special 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
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 40 (10,024–10,280 steps)

Base stats

HP 92
294 388
Attack 105
193 339
Defense 90
166 306
Sp. Atk 125
229 383
Sp. Def 90
166 306
Speed 98
180 324
Total 600 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 Hydreigon.

Evolution chart

#633
Deino
Dark · Dragon
(Level 50) (Level 64)

Pokédex entries

Black This brutal Pokémon travels the skies on its six wings. Anything that moves seems like a foe to it, triggering its attack.
White The heads on their arms do not have brains. They use all three heads to consume and destroy everything.
Black 2
White 2
It responds to movement by attacking. This scary, three-headed Pokémon devours everything in its path!
X
Omega Ruby
The heads on their arms do not have brains. They use all three heads to consume and destroy everything.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It responds to movement by attacking. This scary, three-headed Pokémon devours everything in its path!
Sword There are a slew of stories about villages that were destroyed by Hydreigon. It bites anything that moves.
Shield The three heads take turns sinking their teeth into the opponent. Their attacks won’t slow until their target goes down.
Scarlet Only the central head has a brain. It is very intelligent, but it thinks only of destruction.
Violet It’s said that Hydreigon grew ferocious because people in times long past loathed it, considering it to be evil incarnate and attacking it relentlessly.

Moves learned by Hydreigon

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
1Dragon BreathDragonSpecial 60 100
1Focus EnergyNormalStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Tri AttackNormalSpecial 80 100
12RoarNormalStatus
16AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
20HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
24Work UpNormalStatus
28SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
32CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
36Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
40Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100
44Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
48Hyper VoiceNormalSpecial 90 100
54Dragon RushDragonPhysical 100 75
60Nasty PlotDarkStatus
68OutrageDragonPhysical 120 100
76Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
Head SmashRockPhysical 150 80

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
1Dragon BreathDragonSpecial 60 100
1Focus EnergyNormalStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Tri AttackNormalSpecial 80 100
12RoarNormalStatus
16AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
20HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
24Work UpNormalStatus
28SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
32CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
36Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
40Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100
44Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
48Hyper VoiceNormalSpecial 90 100
54Dragon RushDragonPhysical 100 75
60Nasty PlotDarkStatus
68OutrageDragonPhysical 120 100
76Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
Head SmashRockPhysical 150 80

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Dual WingbeatFlyingPhysical 40 90
Scale ShotDragonPhysical 25 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Hydreigon sprites

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

Where to find Hydreigon

Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Evolve Deino/Zweilous
X
Y
Victory Road
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Deino/Zweilous
Sun
Moon
Evolve Deino/Zweilous
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword Evolve Deino/Zweilous
Shield Trade/migrate from another game
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Legends: Arceus
Not available in this game
Scarlet Evolve Deino/Zweilous
Violet Location data not yet available

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Hydreigon
Japanese サザンドラ (Sazandora)
German Trikephalo
French Trioxhydre

Name origin

drei
german for ‘three’
hydra
mythical multi-headed creature
dragon
mythical fire-breathing creature