Liepard

Liepard is a Dark type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Cruel Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 510
Type Dark
Species Cruel Pokémon
Height 1.1 m (3′07″)
Weight 37.5 kg (82.7 lbs)
Abilities 1. Limber
2. Unburden
Prankster (hidden ability)
Local № 016 (Black/White)
013 (Black 2/White 2)
043 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
045 (Sword/Shield)

Training

EV yield 2 Speed
Catch rate 90 (11.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 156
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 64
238 332
Attack 88
162 302
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 88
162 302
Sp. Def 50
94 218
Speed 106
195 342
Total 446 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 Liepard.

Evolution chart

(Level 20)

Liepard changes

Pokédex entries

Black These Pokémon vanish and appear unexpectedly. Many Trainers are drawn to their beautiful form and fur.
White Stealthily, it sneaks up on its target, striking from behind before its victim has a chance to react.
Black 2
White 2
Their beautiful form comes from the muscles they have developed. They run silently in the night.
X
Omega Ruby
Their beautiful form comes from the muscles they have developed. They run silently in the night.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Stealthily, it sneaks up on its target, striking from behind before its victim has a chance to react.
Sword Don’t be fooled by its gorgeous fur and elegant figure. This is a moody and vicious Pokémon.
Shield This stealthy Pokémon sneaks up behind prey without making any sound at all. It competes with Thievul for territory.

Moves learned by Liepard

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Fake OutNormalPhysical 40 100
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
12Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
16TormentDarkStatus 100
23AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
28Hone ClawsDarkStatus
34Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
40Nasty PlotDarkStatus
46Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
52Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CopycatNormalStatus
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
Double TeamNormalStatus
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
YawnNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Burning JealousyFireSpecial 70 100
Lash OutDarkPhysical 75 100
Skitter SmackBugPhysical 70 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AssistNormalStatus
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
3GrowlNormalStatus 100
6AssistNormalStatus
10Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
12Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
15PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
19TormentDarkStatus 100
22Fake OutNormalPhysical 40 100
26Hone ClawsDarkStatus
31AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
34SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
38TauntDarkStatus 100
43Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
47SnatchDarkStatus
50Nasty PlotDarkStatus
55Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
58Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CharmFairyStatus 100
CopycatNormalStatus
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
EncoreNormalStatus 100
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
Foul PlayDarkPhysical 95 100
Pay DayNormalPhysical 40 100
YawnNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
Foul PlayDarkPhysical 95 100
Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
Hyper VoiceNormalSpecial 90 100
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
Laser FocusNormalStatus
Role PlayPsychicStatus
Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
SnatchDarkStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100
Throat ChopDarkPhysical 80 100
TrickPsychicStatus 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Liepard. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Liepard 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 SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Liepard sprites

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

Where to find Liepard

Black
White
Route 5, 9, 16, Dreamyard
Black 2
White 2
Route 2, 5, 9, 16, Dreamyard
X Trade/migrate from another game
Y Route 15
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
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Route 7, 9, Axew's Eye, Bridge Field, Giant's Cap, Giant's Seat

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Liepard
Japanese レパルダス (Lepardas)
German Kleoparda
French Léopardus

Name origin

lie
an untruth
leopard
large, spotted feline