Plusle

Plusle is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Cheering Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 311
Type Electric
Species Cheering Pokémon
Height 1′04″ (0.4 m)
Weight 9.3 lbs (4.2 kg)
Abilities 1. Plus
Lightning Rod (hidden ability)
Local № 080 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
096 (X/Y — Central Kalos)
082 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)

Training

EV yield 1 Speed
Catch rate 200 (26.1% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 142
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 60
230 324
Attack 50
94 218
Defense 40
76 196
Sp. Atk 85
157 295
Sp. Def 75
139 273
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

Plusle changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby PLUSLE always acts as a cheerleader for its partners. Whenever a teammate puts out a good effort in battle, this POKéMON shorts out its body to create the crackling noises of sparks to show its joy.
Sapphire When PLUSLE is cheering on its partner, it flashes with electric sparks from all over its body. If its partner loses, this POKéMON cries loudly.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It cheers on partners while scattering sparks from its body. It climbs telephone poles to absorb electricity.
Emerald It has the trait of cheering on its fellow POKéMON. By shorting out the electricity it releases from its paws, it creates pom-poms for cheering.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It cheers on friends with pom-poms made of sparks. It drains power from telephone poles.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It absorbs electricity from telephone poles. It shorts out its body to create crackling noises.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It cheers on friends with pom-poms made of sparks. It drains power from telephone poles.
X It cheers on friends with pom-poms made of sparks. It drains power from telephone poles.
Y It absorbs electricity from telephone poles. It shorts out its body to create crackling noises.
Omega Ruby Plusle always acts as a cheerleader for its partners. Whenever a teammate puts out a good effort in battle, this Pokémon shorts out its body to create the crackling noises of sparks to show its joy.
Alpha Sapphire When Plusle is cheering on its partner, it flashes with electric sparks from all over its body. If its partner loses, this Pokémon cries loudly.

Moves learned by Plusle

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1NuzzleElectric 20 100
1Play NiceNormal
1Quick AttackNormal 40 100
1Thunder WaveElectric 90
4Helping HandNormal
7SparkElectric 65 100
10EncoreNormal 100
13BestowNormal
16SwiftNormal 60
19Electro BallElectric 100
22CopycatNormal
25CharmFairy 100
28ChargeElectric
31DischargeElectric 80 100
34Baton PassNormal
37AgilityPsychic
40Last ResortNormal 140 100
43ThunderElectric 110 70
46Nasty PlotDark
49EntrainmentNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CharmFairy 100
DischargeElectric 80 100
Fake TearsDark 100
Lucky ChantNormal
SingNormal 55
Sweet KissFairy 75
Tearful LookNormal
WishNormal

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
ElectrowebElectric 55 95
Helping HandNormal
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Magnet RiseElectric
Shock WaveElectric 60
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Thunder PunchElectric 75 100
UproarNormal 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
56FlingDark 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
72Volt SwitchElectric 70 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Plusle 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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormal 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MetronomeNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1NuzzleElectric 20 100
1Play NiceNormal
1Quick AttackNormal 40 100
1Thunder WaveElectric 90
4Helping HandNormal
7SparkElectric 65 100
10EncoreNormal 100
13BestowNormal
16SwiftNormal 60
19Electro BallElectric 100
22CopycatNormal
25CharmFairy 100
28ChargeElectric
31DischargeElectric 80 100
34Baton PassNormal
37AgilityPsychic
40Last ResortNormal 140 100
43ThunderElectric 110 70
46Nasty PlotDark
49EntrainmentNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CharmFairy 100
DischargeElectric 80 100
Fake TearsDark 100
Lucky ChantNormal
SingNormal 55
Sweet KissFairy 75
WishNormal

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
56FlingDark 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
72Volt SwitchElectric 70 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Plusle can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormal 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MetronomeNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Plusle sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Plusle  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Plusle  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Plusle  sprite from Black & White Plusle  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Plusle Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Plusle Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Plusle Shiny sprite from Black & White Plusle Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Plusle

Ruby
Sapphire
Route 110, Fortree City
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 110
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trophy Garden
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 29, 33, 36, 37, 38, 39, 46, 48, National Park
Black Route 6
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 5
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 110
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game

Other languages

English Plusle
Japanese プラスル (Prasle)
German Plusle
French Posipi

Name origin

plus
a positive charge