Shuppet

Shuppet is a Ghost type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Puppet Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 353
Type Ghost
Species Puppet Pokémon
Height 0.6 m (2′00″)
Weight 2.3 kg (5.1 lbs)
Abilities 1. Insomnia
2. Frisk
Cursed Body (hidden ability)
Local № 146 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
210 (Black 2/White 2)
122 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
151 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
316 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack
Catch rate 225 (29.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 35 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 59
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Amorphous
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 25 (6,169–6,425 steps)

Base stats

HP 44
198 292
Attack 75
139 273
Defense 35
67 185
Sp. Atk 63
117 247
Sp. Def 33
63 181
Speed 45
85 207
Total 295 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 Shuppet.

Evolution chart

(Level 37)

Shuppet changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby SHUPPET is attracted by feelings of jealousy and vindictiveness. If someone develops strong feelings of vengeance, this POKéMON will appear in a swarm and line up beneath the eaves of that person’s home.
Sapphire SHUPPET grows by feeding on dark emotions, such as vengefulness and envy, in the hearts of people. It roams through cities in search of grudges that taint people.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It loves to feed on feelings like envy and malice. Its upright horn catches the emotions of people.
Emerald This POKéMON roams about deep in the night seeking such negative emotions as grudges and envy. It retreats to its nest when the sun begins to rise.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It loves vengeful emotions and hangs in rows under the eaves of houses where vengeful people live.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It uses its horn to feed on envy and malice, or so it’s said. It’s very active at night.
Black
White
It loves vengeful emotions and hangs in rows under the eaves of houses where vengeful people live.
Black 2
White 2
It feeds on the dark emotions of sadness and hatred, which make it grow steadily stronger.
X It uses its horn to feed on envy and malice--or so it’s said. It’s very active at night.
Y It loves vengeful emotions and hangs in rows under the eaves of houses where vengeful people live.
Omega Ruby Shuppet is attracted by feelings of jealousy and vindictiveness. If someone develops strong feelings of vengeance, this Pokémon will appear in a swarm and line up beneath the eaves of that person’s home.
Alpha Sapphire Shuppet grows by feeding on dark emotions, such as vengefulness and envy, in the hearts of people. It roams through cities in search of grudges that taint people.
Ultra Sun It eats up emotions like malice, jealousy, and resentment, so some people are grateful for its presence.
Ultra Moon There’s a proverb that says, “Shun the house where Shuppet gather in the growing dusk.”

Moves learned by Shuppet

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
4ScreechNormalStatus 85
7Night ShadeGhostSpecial 100
10SpiteGhostStatus 100
13Shadow SneakGhostPhysical 40 100
16Will-O-WispFireStatus 85
19Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
22HexGhostSpecial 65 100
26CurseGhostStatus
30Shadow BallGhostSpecial 80 100
34EmbargoDarkStatus 100
38Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
42SnatchDarkStatus
46GrudgeGhostStatus
50TrickPsychicStatus 100
54Phantom ForceGhostPhysical 90 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
Destiny BondGhostStatus
DisableNormalStatus 100
ForesightNormalStatus
Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
ImprisonPsychicStatus
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100
Phantom ForceGhostPhysical 90 100
PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
Shadow SneakGhostPhysical 40 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ally SwitchPsychicStatus
Foul PlayDarkPhysical 95 100
Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
Magic CoatPsychicStatus
Magic RoomPsychicStatus
Pain SplitNormalStatus
Role PlayPsychicStatus
Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
Skill SwapPsychicStatus
SnatchDarkStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100
TelekinesisPsychicStatus
TrickPsychicStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Shuppet 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
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
4ScreechNormalStatus 85
7Night ShadeGhostSpecial 100
10SpiteGhostStatus 100
13Shadow SneakGhostPhysical 40 100
16Will-O-WispFireStatus 85
19Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
22HexGhostSpecial 65 100
26CurseGhostStatus
30Shadow BallGhostSpecial 80 100
34EmbargoDarkStatus 100
38Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
42SnatchDarkStatus
46GrudgeGhostStatus
50TrickPsychicStatus 100
54Phantom ForceGhostPhysical 90 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
Destiny BondGhostStatus
DisableNormalStatus 100
ForesightNormalStatus
Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
ImprisonPsychicStatus
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100
Phantom ForceGhostPhysical 90 100
PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
Shadow SneakGhostPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Shuppet 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
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Shuppet sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Shuppet  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Shuppet  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Shuppet  sprite from Black & White Shuppet  sprite from X & Y Shuppet  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Shuppet Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Shuppet Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Shuppet Shiny sprite from Black & White Shuppet Shiny sprite from X & Y Shuppet Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Shuppet

Ruby Mt. Pyre
Sapphire Route 121, 123, Mt. Pyre
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 121, 123, Mt. Pyre
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Breed Banette
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Route 13
Black 2
White 2
Breed Banette
X
Y
Breed Banette
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 121, 123, Mt. Pyre
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Thrifty Megamart
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Shuppet
Japanese カゲボウズ (Kagebouzu)
German Shuppet
French Polichombr

Name origin

shadow
dark area created by blocking out light
puppet
referring to ‘shadow puppet’, casting shadow shapes with one’s hands