Litwick

Litwick is a Ghost/Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Candle Pokémon.

Litwick artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 607
Type Ghost Fire
Species Candle Pokémon
Height 1′00″ (0.3 m)
Weight 6.8 lbs (3.1 kg)
Abilities Flame Body
Flash Fire
Infiltrator (hidden ability)
Local № 113 (Black/White)
190 (Black 2/White 2)
065 (X/Y)
Japanese Hitomoshi

Training

EV yield 1 Special Attack
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base EXP 55
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Amorphous
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 50
210 304
Attack 30
58 174
Defense 55
103 229
Sp. Atk 65
121 251
Sp. Def 55
103 229
Speed 20
40 152
Total 275 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.

Pokédex entries

Black Litwick shines a light that absorbs the life energy of people and Pokémon, which becomes the fuel that it burns.
White While shining a light and pretending to be a guide, it leeches off the life force of any who follow it.
Black 2
White 2
Its flame is usually out, but it starts shining when it absorbs life force from people or Pokémon.
X
Omega Ruby
While shining a light and pretending to be a guide, it leeches off the life force of any who follow it.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Litwick shines a light that absorbs the life energy of people and Pokémon, which becomes the fuel that it burns.

Evolution chart

(Level 41) (use Dusk Stone)

Name origin

lit
on fire or producing light
wick
candle ‘fuel’

Moves learned by Litwick

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhost 30 100
1EmberFire 40 100
3MinimizeNormal
5SmogPoison 30 70
7Fire SpinFire 35 85
10Confuse RayGhost 100
13Night ShadeGhost 100
16Will-O-WispFire 85
20Flame BurstFire 70 100
24ImprisonPsychic
28HexGhost 65 100
33MementoDark 100
38InfernoFire 100 50
43CurseGhost
49Shadow BallGhost 80 100
55Pain SplitNormal
61OverheatFire 130 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AcidPoison 40 100
Acid ArmorPoison
CaptivateNormal 100
Clear SmogPoison 50
EndureNormal
HazeIce
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Power SplitPsychic

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ally SwitchPsychic
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Pain SplitNormal
Shock WaveElectric 60
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100
TelekinesisPsychic
TrickPsychic 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
17ProtectNormal
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
63EmbargoDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Litwick 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
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhost 30 100
1EmberFire 40 100
3MinimizeNormal
5SmogPoison 30 70
7Fire SpinFire 35 85
10Confuse RayGhost 100
13Night ShadeGhost 100
16Will-O-WispFire 85
20Flame BurstFire 70 100
24ImprisonPsychic
28HexGhost 65 100
33MementoDark 100
38InfernoFire 100 50
43CurseGhost
49Shadow BallGhost 80 100
55Pain SplitNormal
61OverheatFire 130 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AcidPoison 40 100
Acid ArmorPoison
CaptivateNormal 100
Clear SmogPoison 50
EndureNormal
HazeIce
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Power SplitPsychic

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
17ProtectNormal
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
63EmbargoDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Litwick can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Litwick sprites

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

Where to find Litwick

Black
White
Celestial Tower
Black 2
White 2
Celestial Tower, Strange House
X
Y
Lost Hotel
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Hau'oli Cemetery