Seviper

Seviper is a Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Fang Snake Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 336
Type Poison
Species Fang Snake Pokémon
Height 2.7 m (8′10″)
Weight 52.5 kg (115.7 lbs)
Abilities 1. Shed Skin
Infiltrator (hidden ability)
Local № 124 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
187 (Black 2/White 2)
006 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
129 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
218 (Scarlet/Violet)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack, 1 Special Attack
Catch rate 90 (11.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 160
Growth Rate Fluctuating

Breeding

Egg Groups Dragon, Field
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 73
256 350
Attack 100
184 328
Defense 60
112 240
Sp. Atk 100
184 328
Sp. Def 60
112 240
Speed 65
121 251
Total 458 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 Seviper.

Evolution chart

Seviper changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby SEVIPER shares a generations-long feud with ZANGOOSE. The scars on its body are evidence of vicious battles. This POKéMON attacks using its sword-edged tail.
Sapphire SEVIPER’s swordlike tail serves two purposes - it slashes foes and douses them with secreted poison. This POKéMON will not give up its long-running blood feud with ZANGOOSE.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It sharpens its swordlike tail on hard rocks. It hides in tall grass and strikes unwary prey with venomous fangs.
Emerald SEVIPER and ZANGOOSE are eternal rivals. It counters a ZANGOOSE’s dazzling agility with its swordlike tail, which also oozes a horrible poison.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
For many generations, it has feuded with ZANGOOSE. It whets its bladed tail on rocks for battle.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
In battle, it uses its bladed tail to counter any ZANGOOSE. It secretes a deadly venom in its tail.
Black
White
For many generations, it has feuded with Zangoose. It whets its bladed tail on rocks for battle.
Black 2
White 2
Constant polishing makes the edge of the blade on its tail extremely sharp. It’s Zangoose’s archrival.
X In battle, it uses its bladed tail to counter any Zangoose. It secretes a deadly venom in its tail.
Y Constant polishing makes the edge of the blade on its tail extremely sharp. It’s Zangoose’s archrival.
Omega Ruby Seviper shares a generations-long feud with Zangoose. The scars on its body are evidence of vicious battles. This Pokémon attacks using its sword-edged tail.
Alpha Sapphire Seviper’s swordlike tail serves two purposes—it slashes foes and douses them with secreted poison. This Pokémon will not give up its long-running blood feud with Zangoose.
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
For many generations, it has feuded with Zangoose. It whets its bladed tail on rocks for battle.
Scarlet It sharpens its swordlike tail on hard rocks. It hides in tall grass and strikes unwary prey with venomous fangs.
Violet Constant polishing makes the edge of the blade on its tail extremely sharp. It’s Zangoose’s archrival.

Moves learned by Seviper

Moves learnt by level up

Seviper learns the following moves in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1SwaggerNormalStatus 85
1WrapNormalPhysical 15 90
4BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
6LickGhostPhysical 30 100
9Poison TailPoisonPhysical 50 100
11FeintNormalPhysical 30 100
14ScreechNormalStatus 85
19GlareNormalStatus 100
21Poison FangPoisonPhysical 50 100
24VenoshockPoisonSpecial 65 100
29Gastro AcidPoisonStatus 100
31Poison JabPoisonPhysical 80 100
34HazeIceStatus
39CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
41BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
44CoilPoisonStatus
46Sludge BombPoisonSpecial 90 100

Egg moves

Seviper learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Seviper gen 9 learnset page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
Final GambitFightingSpecial 100
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
Spit UpNormalSpecial 100
StockpileNormalStatus
SwallowNormalStatus
SwitcherooDarkStatus 100

Moves learnt by level up

Seviper learns the following moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1SwaggerNormalStatus 85
1WrapNormalPhysical 15 90
4BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
6LickGhostPhysical 30 100
9Poison TailPoisonPhysical 50 100
11FeintNormalPhysical 30 100
14ScreechNormalStatus 85
16VenoshockPoisonSpecial 65 100
19GlareNormalStatus 100
21Poison FangPoisonPhysical 50 100
24Venom DrenchPoisonStatus 100
26Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
29Gastro AcidPoisonStatus 100
31Poison JabPoisonPhysical 80 100
34HazeIceStatus
36Swords DanceNormalStatus
39CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
41BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
44CoilPoisonStatus
46Sludge BombPoisonSpecial 90 100

Egg moves

Seviper learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Seviper gen 8 learnset page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
Final GambitFightingSpecial 100
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
Spit UpNormalSpecial 100
StockpileNormalStatus
SwallowNormalStatus
SwitcherooDarkStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

Seviper is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl:

Seviper sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8 Generation 9
Normal Seviper  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Seviper  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Seviper  sprite from Black & White Seviper  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Seviper Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Seviper Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Seviper Shiny sprite from Black & White Seviper Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Seviper

Ruby Trade/migrate from another game
Sapphire Route 114
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 114
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 208, 210
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Route 11, Village Bridge
Black 2
White 2
Route 7, 11, Village Bridge
X
Y
Route 8
Omega Ruby Trade/migrate from another game
Alpha Sapphire Route 114
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game
Brilliant Diamond Trade/migrate from another game
Shining Pearl Grassland Cave, Swampy Cave, Dazzling Cave, Sunlit Cavern, Stargleam Cavern, Bogsunk Cavern
Legends: Arceus Not available in this game
Scarlet
Violet
North Province (Area One), North Province (Area Two), North Province (Area Three), East Province (Area One), East Province (Area Two), East Province (Area Three), South Province (Area One), South Province (Area Two), South Province (Area Three), South Province (Area Four), South Province (Area Five), South Province (Area Six), West Province (Area One), West Province (Area Two), West Province (Area Three), Asado Desert, Casseroya Lake, Glaseado Mountain, Tagtree Thicket, The Pokémon League

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Seviper
Japanese ハブネーク (Habunake)
German Vipitis
French Séviper

Name origin

sever
cut or separate
viper
a species of snake