Milotic

Milotic is a Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Tender Pokémon.

Milotic evolves from Feebas when traded holding a Prism Scale or, prior to Black/White, by maximizing its Beauty stat with Poffins.

Pokédex data

National № 350
Type Water
Species Tender Pokémon
Height 6.2 m (20′04″)
Weight 162.0 kg (357.1 lbs)
Abilities 1. Marvel Scale
2. Competitive
Cute Charm (hidden ability)
Local № 141 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
139 (Diamond/Pearl)
139 (Platinum)
146 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
156 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
190 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
153 (Sword/Shield)
189 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Defense
Catch rate 60 (7.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 189
Growth Rate Erratic

Breeding

Egg Groups Dragon, Water 1
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 95
300 394
Attack 60
112 240
Defense 79
146 282
Sp. Atk 100
184 328
Sp. Def 125
229 383
Speed 81
150 287
Total 540 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 Milotic.

Evolution chart

(trade holding Prism Scale, or level up with max Beauty)

Milotic changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby MILOTIC is said to be the most beautiful of all the POKéMON. It has the power to becalm such emotions as anger and hostility to quell bitter feuding.
Sapphire MILOTIC live at the bottom of large lakes. When this POKéMON’s body glows a vivid pink, it releases a pulsing wave of energy that brings soothing calm to restless spirits.
FireRed
LeafGreen
MILOTIC is breathtakingly beautiful. Those that see it are said to forget their combative spirits.
Emerald It is said to live at the bottom of large lakes. Considered to be the most beautiful of all POKéMON, it has been depicted in paintings and statues.
Diamond When people bicker, it is said to arise from the depths of lakes to becalm violent hearts.
Pearl It is the world’s most beautiful Pokémon. There are many works of art featuring MILOTIC.
Platinum Its lovely scales are described as rainbow colored. They change color depending on the viewing angle.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It’s said that a glimpse of a MILOTIC and its beauty will calm any hostile emotions you’re feeling.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Its lovely scales are described as rainbow colored. They change color depending on the viewing angle.
X Milotic is breathtakingly beautiful. Those that see it are said to forget their combative spirits.
Y It is the world’s most beautiful Pokémon. There are many works of art featuring Milotic.
Omega Ruby Milotic is said to be the most beautiful of all the Pokémon. It has the power to becalm such emotions as anger and hostility to quell bitter feuding.
Alpha Sapphire Milotic live at the bottom of large lakes. When this Pokémon’s body glows a vivid pink, it releases a pulsing wave of energy that brings soothing calm to troubled hearts.
Sun Milotic has provided inspiration to many artists. It has even been referred to as the most beautiful Pokémon of all.
Moon It lives at the bottom of clear lakes. In times of war, it shows itself, which soothes people’s minds and hearts.
Ultra Sun While Milotic is said to be the most beautiful Pokémon, Trainers who like Feebas and have raised it are seemingly disappointed by Milotic.
Ultra Moon Its dwelling place is the bottom of big lakes. Those who behold its loveliness are said to have their hearts purified.
Sword Milotic has provided inspiration to many artists. It has even been referred to as the most beautiful Pokémon of all.
Shield It’s said that a glimpse of a Milotic and its beauty will calm any hostile emotions you’re feeling.

Moves learned by Milotic

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1FlailNormalPhysical 100
1SplashNormalStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
1Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100
1WrapNormalPhysical 15 90
4Disarming VoiceFairySpecial 40
8TwisterDragonSpecial 40 100
12Aqua RingWaterStatus
16AttractNormalStatus 100
20Life DewWaterStatus
24Dragon TailDragonPhysical 60 90
28RecoverNormalStatus
32Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
36SafeguardNormalStatus
40SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
44Rain DanceWaterStatus
48CoilPoisonStatus
52Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Moves learnt on evolution

Milotic learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sword & Shield (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
Dragon BreathDragonSpecial 60 100
HazeIceStatus
HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
MistIceStatus
TickleNormalStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Flip TurnWaterPhysical 60 100
Scale ShotDragonPhysical 25 90
Skitter SmackBugPhysical 70 90
Triple AxelIcePhysical 20 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1RefreshNormalStatus
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
1Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100
1Water SportWaterStatus
1WrapNormalPhysical 15 90
4Water SportWaterStatus
7RefreshNormalStatus
11Disarming VoiceFairySpecial 40
14TwisterDragonSpecial 40 100
17Aqua RingWaterStatus
21CaptivateNormalStatus 100
24Dragon TailDragonPhysical 60 90
27RecoverNormalStatus
31Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
34AttractNormalStatus 100
37SafeguardNormalStatus
41CoilPoisonStatus
44Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
47Rain DanceWaterStatus

Moves learnt on evolution

Milotic learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BrineWaterSpecial 65 100
CaptivateNormalStatus 100
Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
Dragon BreathDragonSpecial 60 100
Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100
HazeIceStatus
HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
MistIceStatus
Mud SportGroundStatus
TickleNormalStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
BindNormalPhysical 15 85
Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Iron HeadSteelPhysical 80 100
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Laser FocusNormalStatus
Magic CoatPsychicStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
FlailNormalPhysical 100 Level up
SplashNormalStatus Level up
TackleNormalPhysical 40 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Milotic 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
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Milotic sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Milotic  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Milotic  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Milotic  sprite from Black & White Milotic  sprite from X & Y Milotic  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Milotic  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Milotic Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Milotic Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Milotic Shiny sprite from Black & White Milotic Shiny sprite from X & Y Milotic Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Milotic

Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Feebas
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Feebas
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Evolve Feebas
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Route 1
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Feebas
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Evolve Feebas
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Evolve Feebas

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Milotic
Japanese ミロカロス (Milokaross)
German Milotic
French Milobellus

Name origin

Venus de Milo
sculpture known for its beauty
exotic
foreign or unusual; beautiful