Luxray

Luxray is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Gleam Eyes Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 405
Type Electric
Species Gleam Eyes Pokémon
Height 1.4 m (4′07″)
Weight 42.0 kg (92.6 lbs)
Abilities 1. Rivalry
2. Intimidate
Guts (hidden ability)
Local № 019 (Diamond/Pearl)
019 (Platinum)
019 (Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl)
017 (Legends: Arceus)
096 (Scarlet/Violet)
027 (The Isle of Armor)

Training

EV yield 3 Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 262
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 80
270 364
Attack 120
220 372
Defense 79
146 282
Sp. Atk 95
175 317
Sp. Def 79
146 282
Speed 70
130 262
Total 523 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 Luxray.

Evolution chart

(Level 15) (Level 30)

Luxray changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond It has eyes that can see through anything. It spots and captures prey hiding behind objects.
Pearl When its eyes gleam gold, it can spot hiding prey--even those taking shelter behind a wall.
Platinum It can see clearly through walls to track down its prey and seek its lost young.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
LUXRAY’s ability to see through objects comes in handy when it’s scouting for danger.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It can see clearly through walls to track down its prey and seek its lost young.
X When its eyes gleam gold, it can spot hiding prey--even those taking shelter behind a wall.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Luxray’s ability to see through objects comes in handy when it’s scouting for danger.
Omega Ruby When its eyes gleam gold, it can spot hiding prey—even those taking shelter behind a wall.
Sword Luxray can see through solid objects. It will instantly spot prey trying to hide behind walls, even if the walls are thick.
Shield Seeing through solid objects uses up a lot of Luxray’s electricity, so the Pokémon sleeps for long periods of time to store up energy.
Brilliant Diamond It has eyes that can see through anything. It spots and captures prey hiding behind objects.
Shining Pearl When its eyes gleam gold, it can spot hiding prey—even those taking shelter behind a wall.
Legends: Arceus They form packs, each having one male as leader. Legends say that when Luxray’s two eyes shimmer with gold, the Pokémon can see through anything.
Scarlet It can see clearly through walls to track down its prey and seek its lost young.
Violet Luxray’s ability to see through objects comes in handy when it’s scouting for danger.

Moves learned by Luxray

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ChargeElectricStatus
1Electric TerrainElectricStatus
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
12BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
18SparkElectricPhysical 65 100
24RoarNormalStatus
33Volt SwitchElectricSpecial 70 100
40Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
48Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
56CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
64DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
72SwaggerNormalStatus 85
80Wild ChargeElectricPhysical 90 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baby-Doll EyesFairyStatus 100
Double KickFightingPhysical 30 100
HowlNormalStatus
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85

Moves learnt by level up

Luxray learns the following moves in Pokémon Legends: Arceus at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
5Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
9BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
15Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
21Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
29CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
37Wild ChargeElectricPhysical 90 100
47ThunderElectricSpecial 110 70

Move Tutor moves

Luxray can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Legends: Arceus from move tutors:

Luxray sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8 Generation 9
Normal Luxray  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Luxray  sprite from Black & White Luxray  sprite from X & Y Luxray  sprite from Sword & Shield Luxray  sprite from Scarlet & Violet
Shiny Luxray Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Luxray Shiny sprite from Black & White Luxray Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Luxray

Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Shinx/Luxio
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Shinx/Luxio
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Shinx/Luxio
Sun
Moon
Evolve Shinx/Luxio
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Evolve Shinx/Luxio
Legends: Arceus Sandgem Flats, Cloudcap Pass, Heavenward Lookout, Sacred Plaza, Sonorous Path
Scarlet
Violet
North Province (Area Two)

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Luxray
Japanese レントラー (Rentorar)
German Luxtra
French Luxray

Name origin

lux
unit of brightness
x-ray
electromagnetic radiation that can ‘see through’ certain objects