Luxio

Luxio is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Spark Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 404
Type Electric
Species Spark Pokémon
Height 0.9 m (2′11″)
Weight 30.5 kg (67.2 lbs)
Abilities 1. Rivalry
2. Intimidate
Guts (hidden ability)
Local № 018 (Diamond/Pearl)
018 (Platinum)
026 (The Isle of Armor)

Training

EV yield 2 Attack
Catch rate 120 (15.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 100 (higher than normal)
Base Exp. 127
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 60
230 324
Attack 85
157 295
Defense 49
92 216
Sp. Atk 60
112 240
Sp. Def 49
92 216
Speed 60
112 240
Total 363 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 Luxio.

Evolution chart

(Level 15) (Level 30)

Luxio changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond Its claws loose electricity with enough amperage to cause fainting. They live in small groups.
Pearl It rests its forelegs on others to communicate with rhythmic electric pulses from its claws.
Platinum Strong electricity courses through the tips of its sharp claws. A light scratch causes fainting in foes.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
By gathering their tails together, they collectively generate powerful electricity from their claws.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Strong electricity courses through the tips of its sharp claws. A light scratch causes fainting in foes.
X
Omega Ruby
Its claws loose electricity with enough amperage to cause fainting. They live in small groups.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Strong electricity courses through the tips of its sharp claws. A light scratch causes fainting in foes.
Sword By joining its tail with that of another Luxio, this Pokémon can receive some of the other Luxio’s electricity and power up its own electric blasts.
Shield Upon encountering an opponent, this Pokémon prepares for battle by extending its claws, which can put out 1,000,000 volts of electricity.

Moves learned by Luxio

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ChargeElectric
1LeerNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
12BiteDark 60 100
18SparkElectric 65 100
24RoarNormal
31Volt SwitchElectric 70 100
36Scary FaceNormal 100
42Thunder WaveElectric 90
48CrunchDark 80 100
54DischargeElectric 80 100
60SwaggerNormal 85
68Wild ChargeElectric 90 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baby-Doll EyesFairy 100
Double KickFighting 30 100
HowlNormal
Night SlashDark 70 100
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
Shock WaveElectric 60
Take DownNormal 90 85

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Rising VoltageElectric 70 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
5LeerNormal 100
9ChargeElectric
13SparkElectric 65 100
18BiteDark 60 100
23RoarNormal
28SwaggerNormal 85
33Thunder FangElectric 65 95
38CrunchDark 80 100
43Scary FaceNormal 100
48DischargeElectric 80 100
53Wild ChargeElectric 90 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Helping HandNormal
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Magnet RiseElectric
Shock WaveElectric 60
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Baby-Doll EyesFairy 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Luxio 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
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Luxio sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Luxio  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Luxio  sprite from Black & White Luxio  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Luxio Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Luxio Shiny sprite from Black & White Luxio Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Luxio

Diamond
Pearl
Fuego Ironworks
Platinum Route 222
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Shinx
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Shinx
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 118
Sun
Moon
Route 8
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Trade/migrate from another game
Sword
Shield
Evolve Shinx

Other languages

English Luxio
Japanese ルクシオ (Luxio)
German Luxio
French Luxio

Name origin

lux
unit of brightness
leo
Latin for ‘lion’