Reshiram

Reshiram is a Dragon/Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Vast White Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 643
Type Dragon Fire
Species Vast White Pokémon
Height 3.2 m (10′06″)
Weight 330.0 kg (727.5 lbs)
Abilities 1. Turboblaze
Local № 149 (Black/White)
295 (Black 2/White 2)

Training

EV yield 3 Special Attack
Catch rate 3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 0 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 306
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 120 (30,584–30,840 steps)

Base stats

HP 100
310 404
Attack 120
220 372
Defense 100
184 328
Sp. Atk 150
274 438
Sp. Def 120
220 372
Speed 90
166 306
Total 680 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 Reshiram.

Evolution chart

Reshiram changes

Pokédex entries

Black This Pokémon appears in legends. It sends flames into the air from its tail, burning up everything around it.
White When Reshiram’s tail flares, the heat energy moves the atmosphere and changes the world’s weather.
Black 2
White 2
This legendary Pokémon can scorch the world with fire. It helps those who want to build a world of truth.
X
Omega Ruby
This legendary Pokémon can scorch the world with fire. It helps those who want to build a world of truth.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
When Reshiram’s tail flares, the heat energy moves the atmosphere and changes the world’s weather.
Sword Flames spew from its tail as it flies through the sky like a jet airplane. It’s said that this Pokémon will scorch the world.
Shield According to myth, if people ignore truth and let themselves become consumed by greed, Reshiram will arrive to burn their kingdoms down.

Moves learned by Reshiram

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
1Dragon BreathDragonSpecial 60 100
1Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
1Noble RoarNormalStatus 100
8SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
16CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
24ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
32Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100
40FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100
48Fusion FlareFireSpecial 100 100
56Hyper VoiceNormalSpecial 90 100
64Fire BlastFireSpecial 110 85
72ImprisonPsychicStatus
80OutrageDragonPhysical 120 100
88Blue FlareFireSpecial 130 85

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Dual WingbeatFlyingPhysical 40 90
Scale ShotDragonPhysical 25 90
Scorching SandsGroundSpecial 70 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Dragon RageDragonSpecial 100
1Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
8ImprisonPsychicStatus
15Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
22FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100
29Dragon BreathDragonSpecial 60 100
36SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
43ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
50Fusion FlareFireSpecial 100 100
54Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100
64Noble RoarNormalStatus 100
71CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
78Fire BlastFireSpecial 110 85
85OutrageDragonPhysical 120 100
92Hyper VoiceNormalSpecial 90 100
100Blue FlareFireSpecial 130 85

Egg moves

Reshiram does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlyingStatus
Draco MeteorDragonSpecial 130 90
Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100
Earth PowerGroundSpecial 90 100
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
Hyper VoiceNormalSpecial 90 100
Laser FocusNormalStatus
OutrageDragonPhysical 120 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
TailwindFlyingStatus
Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 80 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Reshiram 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
Hone ClawsDarkStatus Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFireSpecial 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Reshiram sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Reshiram  sprite from Black & White Reshiram  sprite from X & Y Reshiram  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Reshiram Shiny sprite from Black & White Reshiram Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Reshiram

Black Dragonspiral Tower, N's Castle
White
Black 2
Trade/migrate from another game
White 2 Dragonspiral Tower
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun Ultra Space Wilds
Ultra Moon Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Reshiram
Japanese レシラム (Reshiram)
German Reshiram
French Reshiram

Name origin

re
used as a softer sound than ‘ze’ to indicate a weaker character
shiro
Japanese for ‘white’