Rillaboom

Rillaboom is a Grass type Pokémon introduced in Generation 8. It is known as the Drummer Pokémon.

Evolution of Thwackey.

Pokédex data

National № 812
Type Grass
Species Drummer Pokémon
Height 2.1 m (6′11″)
Weight 90.0 kg (198.4 lbs)
Abilities 1. Overgrow
Grassy Surge (hidden ability)
Local № 003 (Sword/Shield)

Training

EV yield 3 Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship
Base Exp.
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Field, Grass
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 100
310 404
Attack 125
229 383
Defense 90
166 306
Sp. Atk 60
112 240
Sp. Def 70
130 262
Speed 85
157 295
Total 530 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 Rillaboom.

Evolution chart

(Level 16) (Level 35)

Pokédex entries

Rillaboom

Sword By drumming, it taps into the power of its special tree stump. The roots of the stump follow its direction in battle.
Shield The one with the best drumming techniques becomes the boss of the troop. It has a gentle disposition and values harmony among its group.

Gigantamax

Sword Gigantamax energy has caused Rillaboom’s stump to grow into a drum set that resembles a forest.
Shield Rillaboom has become one with its forest of drums and continues to lay down beats that shake all of Galar.

Moves learned by Rillaboom

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Branch PokeGrass 40 100
1Double HitNormal 35 90
1Drum BeatingGrass 80 100
1Grassy TerrainGrass
1GrowlNormal 100
1Noble RoarNormal 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
1TauntDark 100
12Razor LeafGrass 55 95
19ScreechNormal 85
24Knock OffDark 65 100
30SlamNormal 80 75
38UproarNormal 90 100
46Wood HammerGrass 120 100
54EndeavorNormal 100
62BoomburstNormal 140 100

Moves learnt on evolution

Rillaboom learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sword & Shield (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Drum BeatingGrass 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fake OutNormal 40 100
GrowthNormal
Hammer ArmFighting 100 90
Leech SeedGrass 90
Nature PowerNormal
StrengthNormal 80 100
Worry SeedGrass 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Grassy GlideGrass 70 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Rillaboom sprites

Type Generation 8
Normal Rillaboom  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny

Where to find Rillaboom

Sword
Shield
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Rillaboom
Japanese ゴリランダー (Gorirandā)
German Gortrom
French Gorythmic

Name origin

gorilla
boom