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 8′10″ (2.7 m)
Weight 115.7 lbs (52.5 kg)
Abilities 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)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack, 1 Special Attack
Catch rate 90 (11.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 160
Growth Rate Fluctuating

Breeding

Egg Groups Dragon, Field
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 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.

Moves learned by Seviper

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1SwaggerNormal 85
1WrapNormal 15 90
4BiteDark 60 100
6LickGhost 30 100
9Poison TailPoison 50 100
11FeintNormal 30 100
14ScreechNormal 85
16VenoshockPoison 65 100
19GlareNormal 100
21Poison FangPoison 50 100
24Venom DrenchPoison 100
26Night SlashDark 70 100
29Gastro AcidPoison 100
31Poison JabPoison 80 100
34HazeIce
36Swords DanceNormal
39CrunchDark 80 100
41BelchPoison 120 90
44CoilPoison
46Wring OutNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDark 60 100
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Final GambitFighting 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Night SlashDark 70 100
PunishmentDark 100
Scary FaceNormal 100
Spit UpNormal 100
StockpileNormal
SwallowNormal
SwitcherooDark 100
Wring OutNormal 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWater 90 90
BindNormal 15 85
Gastro AcidPoison 100
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Knock OffDark 65 100
SnatchDark
SnoreNormal 50 100
Throat ChopDark 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
34Sludge WavePoison 95 100
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
59Brutal SwingDark 60 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
75Swords DanceNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
82Dragon TailDragon 60 90
83InfestationBug 20 100
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Seviper 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
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Sucker PunchDark 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1SwaggerNormal 85
1WrapNormal 15 90
4BiteDark 60 100
6LickGhost 30 100
9Poison TailPoison 50 100
11FeintNormal 30 100
14ScreechNormal 85
16VenoshockPoison 65 100
19GlareNormal 100
21Poison FangPoison 50 100
24Venom DrenchPoison 100
26Night SlashDark 70 100
29Gastro AcidPoison 100
31Poison JabPoison 80 100
34HazeIce
36Swords DanceNormal
39CrunchDark 80 100
41BelchPoison 120 90
44CoilPoison
46Wring OutNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDark 60 100
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Final GambitFighting 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Night SlashDark 70 100
PunishmentDark 100
Scary FaceNormal 100
Spit UpNormal 100
StockpileNormal
SwallowNormal
SwitcherooDark 100
Wring OutNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
34Sludge WavePoison 95 100
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
59Brutal SwingDark 60 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
75Swords DanceNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
82Dragon TailDragon 60 90
83InfestationBug 20 100
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Seviper can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Sucker PunchDark 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Seviper sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
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

Other languages

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

Name origin

sever
cut or separate
viper
a species of snake