Remoraid

Remoraid is a Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Jet Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 223
Type Water
Species Jet Pokémon
Height 0.6 m (2′00″)
Weight 12.0 kg (26.5 lbs)
Abilities 1. Hustle
2. Sniper
Moody (hidden ability)
Local № 172 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
132 (Diamond/Pearl)
132 (Platinum)
174 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
235 (Black 2/White 2)
144 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
143 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
148 (Sword/Shield)
044 (The Isle of Armor)

Training

EV yield 1 Special Attack
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 60
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Water 1, Water 2
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 35
180 274
Attack 65
121 251
Defense 35
67 185
Sp. Atk 65
121 251
Sp. Def 35
67 185
Speed 65
121 251
Total 300 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 Remoraid.

Evolution chart

(Level 25)

Remoraid changes

Pokédex entries

Gold It has superb accuracy. The water it shoots out can strike even moving prey from more than 300 feet.
Silver Using its dorsal fin as a suction pad, it clings to a MANTINE’s underside to scavenge for leftovers.
Crystal To escape from an attacker, it may shoot water out of its mouth, then use that force to swim backward.
Ruby
Sapphire
REMORAID sucks in water, then expels it at high velocity using its abdominal muscles to shoot down flying prey. When evolution draws near, this POKéMON travels downstream from rivers.
FireRed Using its dorsal fin as a suction pad, it clings to a MANTINE’s underside to scavenge for leftovers.
LeafGreen It has superb accuracy. The water it shoots out can strike even moving prey from more than 100 yards.
Emerald A REMORAID uses its abdominal muscles to forcefully expel swallowed water, then shoot down flying prey. When evolution approaches, it travels down rivers.
Diamond It squirts water forcefully from its mouth to shoot down flying prey.
Pearl It clings to MANTINE to feed on the big Pokémon’s scraps. This is an adaptation to avoid foes.
Platinum It forcefully squirts water. The water jet never misses prey even if the REMORAID is deep in the sea.
HeartGold It has superb accuracy. The water it shoots out can strike moving prey from more than 300 feet away.
SoulSilver Using its dorsal fin as a suction pad, it clings to a MANTINE’s underside to scavenge for leftovers.
Black
White
It forcefully squirts water. The water jet never misses prey even if the Remoraid is deep in the sea.
Black 2
White 2
The water they shoot from their mouths can hit moving prey from more than 300 feet away.
X It has superb accuracy. The water it shoots out can strike moving prey from more than 300 feet away.
Y Using its dorsal fin as a suction pad, it clings to a Mantine’s underside to scavenge for leftovers.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Remoraid sucks in water, then expels it at high velocity using its abdominal muscles to shoot down flying prey. When evolution draws near, this Pokémon travels downstream from rivers.
Ultra Sun This Pokémon clings to Mantine and shares in its prosperity. When its Mantine is attacked, Remoraid will fight alongside it!
Ultra Moon Also known as the “sniper of the seas,” its water gun can hit prey without fail from over 300 feet away.
Sword The water they shoot from their mouths can hit moving prey from more than 300 feet away.
Shield Using its dorsal fin as a suction pad, it clings to a Mantine’s underside to scavenge for leftovers.

Moves learned by Remoraid

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Helping HandNormalStatus
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
4Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100
8Focus EnergyNormalStatus
12PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
16Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
20Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
24Lock-OnNormalStatus
28Bullet SeedGrassPhysical 25 100
32Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100
36Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
40SoakWaterStatus 100
44Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
HazeIceStatus
OctazookaWaterSpecial 65 85
SupersonicNormalStatus 55
Water SpoutWaterSpecial 150 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
6Lock-OnNormalStatus
10PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
14Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
18Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
22Focus EnergyNormalStatus
26Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100
30Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
34Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100
38Bullet SeedGrassPhysical 25 100
42Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
46Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90
50SoakWaterStatus 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100
Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
EntrainmentNormalStatus 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
HazeIceStatus
Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
OctazookaWaterSpecial 65 85
Rock BlastRockPhysical 25 90
ScreechNormalStatus 85
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SupersonicNormalStatus 55
SwiftNormalSpecial 60
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100
Water SpoutWaterSpecial 150 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BounceFlyingPhysical 85 85
Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Remoraid 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
Defense CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
BrineWaterSpecial 65 100 Generation 4 — TM
CaptivateNormalStatus 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
String ShotBugStatus 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
IncinerateFireSpecial 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Remoraid sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Remoraid  sprite from Silver Remoraid  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Remoraid  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Remoraid  sprite from Black & White Remoraid  sprite from X & Y Remoraid  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Remoraid  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Remoraid Shiny sprite from Silver Remoraid Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Remoraid Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Remoraid Shiny sprite from Black & White Remoraid Shiny sprite from X & Y Remoraid Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Remoraid

Gold
Silver
Route 44
Crystal Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
Trade/migrate from another game
LeafGreen Five Isle Meadow, Green Path, Memorial Pillar, Outcast Island, Resort Gorgeous, Tanoby Ruins, Trainer Tower, Water Labyrinth, Water Path
Emerald Safari Zone
Diamond
Pearl
Route 213, 222, 223, 224, 230, Pastoria City, Pokémon League, Sunyshore City, Victory Road
Platinum Route 212, 213, 222, 223, 224, 230, Pastoria City, Pokémon League, Sunyshore City
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 44
Black
White
Undella Bay, Undella Town
Black 2
White 2
Route 21, Undella Bay
X
Y
Route 12, Shalour City, Azure Bay
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Battle Resort
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 8, Melemele Sea, Kala'e Bay, Hau'oli City
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Route 9, South Lake Miloch, West Lake Axewell, Fields of Honor, Workout Sea

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Remoraid
Japanese テッポウオ (Teppouo)
German Remoraid
French Rémoraid

Name origin

remora
fish that affixes itself to other marine creatures
raid
sudden attack