Pachirisu

Pachirisu is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the EleSquirrel Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 417
Type Electric
Species EleSquirrel Pokémon
Height 0.4 m (1′04″)
Weight 3.9 kg (8.6 lbs)
Abilities 1. Run Away
2. Pickup
Volt Absorb (hidden ability)
Local № 055 (Diamond/Pearl)
055 (Platinum)
132 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
055 (Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl)
109 (Legends: Arceus)

Training

EV yield 1 Speed
Catch rate 200 (26.1% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 100 (higher than normal)
Base Exp. 142
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Field
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 10 (2,314–2,570 steps)

Base stats

HP 60
230 324
Attack 45
85 207
Defense 70
130 262
Sp. Atk 45
85 207
Sp. Def 90
166 306
Speed 95
175 317
Total 405 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.

Evolution chart

Pachirisu changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond It makes fur balls that crackle with static electricity. It stores them with berries in tree holes.
Pearl It makes electricity with pouches in its cheeks and shoots charges from its tail. It lives atop trees.
Platinum A pair may be seen rubbing their cheek pouches together in an effort to share stored electricity.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It’s one of the kinds of Pokémon with electric cheek pouches. It shoots charges from its tail.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
A pair may be seen rubbing their cheek pouches together in an effort to share stored electricity.
X
Omega Ruby
It makes fur balls that crackle with static electricity. It stores them with berries in tree holes.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
A pair may be seen rubbing their cheek pouches together in an effort to share stored electricity.
Brilliant Diamond It stores its own fur balls that crackle with static electricity together with its favorite berries in tree hollows.
Shining Pearl It makes electricity with pouches in its cheeks and shoots charges from its tail. It lives atop trees.
Legends: Arceus A species related to the Pikachu line. Though Pachirisu is a calm Pokémon, it still presents a danger should one touch its electrified tail or cheeks.

Moves learned by Pachirisu

Moves learnt by level up

Pachirisu learns the following moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Baby-Doll EyesFairyStatus 100
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
5Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
9CharmFairyStatus 100
13SparkElectricPhysical 65 100
17EndureNormalStatus
19NuzzleElectricPhysical 20 100
21SwiftNormalSpecial 60
25Electro BallElectricSpecial 100
29Sweet KissFairyStatus 75
33Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
37Super FangNormalPhysical 90
41DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
45Last ResortNormalPhysical 140 100
49ThunderElectricSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

Pachirisu learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Pachirisu egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baby-Doll EyesFairyStatus 100
BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
ChargeElectricStatus
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
Defense CurlNormalStatus
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
FlatterDarkStatus 100
Follow MeNormalStatus
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
Tail WhipNormalStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

Pachirisu is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl:

Moves learnt by level up

Pachirisu 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
15SparkElectricPhysical 65 100
21Baby-Doll EyesFairyStatus 100
29CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
37Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
47ThunderElectricSpecial 110 70

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baby-Doll EyesFairyStatus 100
Charge BeamElectricSpecial 50 90
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90
RestPsychicStatus
SwiftNormalSpecial 60
Thunder PunchElectricPhysical 75 100
ThunderboltElectricSpecial 90 100

Pachirisu sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Pachirisu  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Pachirisu  sprite from Black & White Pachirisu  sprite from X & Y Pachirisu  sprite from Legends: Arceus
Shiny Pachirisu Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Pachirisu Shiny sprite from Black & White Pachirisu Shiny sprite from X & Y Pachirisu Shiny sprite from Legends: Arceus

Where to find Pachirisu

Diamond
Pearl
Route 205, Fuego Ironworks, Valley Windworks
Platinum Route 205, Valley Windworks
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 12
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Route 205, Fuego Ironworks, Valley Windworks, Spacious Cave, Whiteout Cave
Legends: Arceus Droning Meadow

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Pachirisu
Japanese パチリス (Pachirisu)
German Pachirisu
French Pachirisu

Name origin

pachipachi
Japanese for ‘electric crackling’
risu
Japanese for ‘squirrel’