Rufflet

Rufflet is a Normal/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Eaglet Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 627
Type Normal Flying
Species Eaglet Pokémon
Height 1′08″ (0.5 m)
Weight 23.1 lbs (10.5 kg)
Abilities 1. Keen Eye
2. Sheer Force
Hustle (hidden ability)
Local № 133 (Black/White)
109 (Black 2/White 2)
075 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
089 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 70
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Flying
Gender 100% male, 0% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 70
250 344
Attack 83
153 291
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 37
71 190
Sp. Def 50
94 218
Speed 60
112 240
Total 350 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 Rufflet.

Evolution chart

(Level 54)

Pokédex entries

Black They crush berries with their talons. They bravely stand up to any opponent, no matter how strong it is.
White They will challenge anything, even strong opponents, without fear. Their frequent fights help them become stronger.
Black 2
White 2
It stands up to massive opponents, not out of courage, but out of recklessness. But that is how it gets stronger.
X
Omega Ruby
They crush berries with their talons. They bravely stand up to any opponent, no matter how strong it is.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
They will challenge anything, even strong opponents, without fear. Their frequent fights help them become stronger.
Sun They pick fights indiscriminately. They grow stronger and more powerful each time they faint or are injured.
Moon With its sharp claws, this Pokémon pierces its prey, and then it pecks at them. Although it also consumes berries, it’s a carnivore at heart.
Ultra Sun With its powerful legs and sturdy claws, it can crack even the hard shells of Shellder and pluck out their insides.
Ultra Moon Known as a natural-born warrior, soon after its hatching, it will challenge its parent to a fight in order to gain their acceptance.

Moves learned by Rufflet

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1PeckFlying 35 100
5Fury AttackNormal 15 85
10Wing AttackFlying 60 100
14Hone ClawsDark
19Scary FaceNormal 100
23Aerial AceFlying 60
28SlashNormal 70 100
32DefogFlying
37TailwindFlying
41Air SlashFlying 75 95
46Crush ClawNormal 75 95
50Sky DropFlying 60 100
55WhirlwindNormal
59Brave BirdFlying 120 100
64ThrashNormal 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlying
Heat WaveFire 95 90
SnoreNormal 50 100
SuperpowerFighting 120 100
TailwindFlying

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19RoostFlying
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
58Sky DropFlying 60 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
76FlyFlying 90 95
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Rufflet 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
PluckFlying 60 100 Generation 5 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Rufflet does not learn any level up moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Moves learnt by TM

Rufflet does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Rufflet sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Rufflet  sprite from Black & White Rufflet  sprite from X & Y Rufflet  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Rufflet Shiny sprite from Black & White Rufflet Shiny sprite from X & Y Rufflet Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Rufflet

Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Route 10, 11, Victory Road, Village Bridge
Black 2 Trade/migrate from another game
White 2 Route 23
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Mirage Spots
Sun Route 3, Poké Pelago
Moon Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun Route 3
Ultra Moon Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English Rufflet
Japanese ワシボン (Washibon)
German Geronimatz
French Furaiglon

Name origin

ruffle
to shake feathers
-let
suffix meaning ‘small’