Morgrem

Morgrem is a Dark/Fairy type Pokémon introduced in Generation 8. It is known as the Devious Pokémon.

With sly cunning, it tries to lure people into the woods. Some believe it to have the power to make crops grow.

Evolution of Impidimp; evolves into Grimmsnarl.

Morgrem artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 860
Type Dark Fairy
Species Devious Pokémon
Height 0.8 m (2′07″)
Weight 12.5 kg (27.6 lbs)
Abilities 1. Prankster
2. Frisk
Pickpocket (hidden ability)
Local № 239 (Sword/Shield)
038 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Attack
Catch rate 120 (15.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 130
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Human-Like
Gender 100% male, 0% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 65
240 334
Attack 60
112 240
Defense 45
85 207
Sp. Atk 75
139 273
Sp. Def 55
103 229
Speed 70
130 262
Total 370 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 Morgrem.

Evolution chart

(Level 32) (Level 42)

Pokédex entries

Sword When it gets down on all fours as if to beg for forgiveness, it’s trying to lure opponents in so that it can stab them with its spear-like hair.
Shield With sly cunning, it tries to lure people into the woods. Some believe it to have the power to make crops grow.

Moves learned by Morgrem

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1ConfideNormalStatus
1Fake OutNormalPhysical 40 100
1False SurrenderDarkPhysical 80
1FlatterDarkStatus 100
12Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
16AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
20SwaggerNormalStatus 85
24Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
28TormentDarkStatus 100
35Dark PulseDarkSpecial 80 100
40Nasty PlotDarkStatus
46Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90
52Foul PlayDarkPhysical 95 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
False SurrenderDarkPhysical 80

Egg moves

Morgrem does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield.

Move Tutor moves

Morgrem 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

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Morgrem sprites

Type Generation 8
Normal Morgrem  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny

Where to find Morgrem

Answers to Morgrem questions

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Morgrem
Japanese ギモー (Gimō)
German Pelzebub
French Fourbelin

Name origin

morgue
gremlin