Keldeo

Keldeo is a Water/Fighting type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Colt Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 647
Type Water Fighting
Species Colt Pokémon
Height 4′07″ (1.4 m)
Weight 106.9 lbs (48.5 kg)
Abilities 1. Justified
Local № 153 (Black/White)
298 (Black 2/White 2)

Training

EV yield 3 Special Attack
Catch rate 3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 35 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 261
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 80 (20,304–20,560 steps)

Base stats

HP 91
292 386
Attack 72
134 267
Defense 90
166 306
Sp. Atk 129
236 392
Sp. Def 90
166 306
Speed 108
198 346
Total 580 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 Keldeo.

Pokédex data

National № 647
Type Water Fighting
Species Colt Pokémon
Height 4′07″ (1.4 m)
Weight 106.9 lbs (48.5 kg)
Abilities 1. Justified
Local № 153 (Black/White)
298 (Black 2/White 2)

Training

EV yield 3 Special Attack
Catch rate 3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 35 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 261
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 80 (20,304–20,560 steps)

Base stats

HP 91
292 386
Attack 72
134 267
Defense 90
166 306
Sp. Atk 129
236 392
Sp. Def 90
166 306
Speed 108
198 346
Total 580 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 Keldeo.

Evolution chart

Pokédex entries

Black By blasting water from its hooves, it can glide across water. It excels at using leg moves while battling.
White It crosses the world, running over the surfaces of oceans and rivers. It appears at scenic waterfronts.
Black 2
White 2
When it is resolute, its body fills with power and it becomes swifter. Its jumps are then too fast to follow.
X
Omega Ruby
It crosses the world, running over the surfaces of oceans and rivers. It appears at scenic waterfronts.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
When it is resolute, its body fills with power and it becomes swifter. Its jumps are then too fast to follow.

Moves learned by Keldeo

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Aqua JetWater 40 100
1Bubble BeamWater 65 100
1Double KickFighting 30 100
1LeerNormal 100
7Double KickFighting 30 100
13Bubble BeamWater 65 100
19Take DownNormal 90 85
25Helping HandNormal
31RetaliateNormal 70 100
37Aqua TailWater 90 90
43Sacred SwordFighting 90 100
49Swords DanceNormal
55Quick GuardFighting
61Work UpNormal
67Hydro PumpWater 110 80
73Close CombatFighting 120 100

Egg moves

Keldeo does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWater 90 90
BounceFlying 85 85
CovetNormal 60 100
EndeavorNormal 100
Helping HandNormal
Icy WindIce 55 95
Last ResortNormal 140 100
LiquidationWater 85 100
Low KickFighting 100
Secret SwordFighting 85 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SuperpowerFighting 120 100
Water PulseWater 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
48RoundNormal 60 100
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
55ScaldWater 80 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
75Swords DanceNormal
77Psych UpNormal
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94SurfWater 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Keldeo 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
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Keldeo does not learn any level up moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Moves learnt by TM

Keldeo does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Keldeo sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Keldeo  sprite from Black & White Keldeo  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Keldeo Shiny sprite from Black & White Keldeo Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Keldeo

Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English Keldeo
Japanese ケルディオ (Keldeo)
German Keldeo
French Keldeo

Name origin

kelpie
a supernatural water horse from Celtic folklore
rodeo
a public exhibition of cowboy skills