Nickit

Nickit is a Dark type Pokémon introduced in Generation 8. It is known as the Fox Pokémon.

Nickit artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 827
Type Dark
Species Fox Pokémon
Height 0.6 m (2′00″)
Weight 8.9 kg (19.6 lbs)
Abilities 1. Run Away
2. Unburden
Stakeout (hidden ability)
Local № 029 (Sword/Shield)

Training

EV yield 1 Special Defense
Catch rate
Base Friendship
Base Exp.
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender
Egg cycles 15 (3,599–3,855 steps)

Base stats

HP 40
190 284
Attack 28
54 170
Defense 28
54 170
Sp. Atk 47
89 212
Sp. Def 52
98 223
Speed 50
94 218
Total 245 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 Nickit.

Evolution chart

(Level 18)

Pokédex entries

Sword Aided by the soft pads on its feet, it silently raids the food stores of other Pokémon. It survives off its ill-gotten gains.
Shield Cunning and cautious, this Pokémon survives by stealing food from others. It erases its tracks with swipes of its tail as it makes off with its plunder.

Moves learned by Nickit

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Quick AttackNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
4Beat UpDark 100
8Hone ClawsDark
12SnarlDark 55 95
16AssuranceDark 60 100
20Nasty PlotDark
24Sucker PunchDark 70 100
28Night SlashDark 70 100
32Tail SlapNormal 25 85
36Foul PlayDark 95 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
HowlNormal
Knock OffDark 65 100
Quick GuardFighting
TormentDark 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Lash OutDark 75 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
15DigGround 80 100
16ScreechNormal 85
21RestPsychic
23ThiefDark 60 100
24SnoreNormal 50 100
25ProtectNormal
31AttractNormal 100
37Beat UpDark 100
39FacadeNormal 70 100
40SwiftNormal 60
47Fake TearsDark 100
53Mud ShotGround 55 95
58AssuranceDark 60 100
76RoundNormal 60 100
84Tail SlapNormal 25 85
85SnarlDark 55 95

Moves learnt by TR

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

TR
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
12AgilityPsychic
20SubstituteNormal
26EndureNormal
27Sleep TalkNormal
29Baton PassNormal
37TauntDark 100
68Nasty PlotDark
81Foul PlayDark 95 100
90Play RoughFairy 90 90

Nickit sprites

Type Generation 8
Normal Nickit  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny

Where to find Nickit

Answers to Nickit questions