Sigilyph

Sigilyph is a Psychic/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Avianoid Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 561
Type Psychic Flying
Species Avianoid Pokémon
Height 1.4 m (4′07″)
Weight 14.0 kg (30.9 lbs)
Abilities 1. Wonder Skin
2. Magic Guard
Tinted Lens (hidden ability)
Local № 067 (Black/White)
120 (Black 2/White 2)
090 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
297 (Sword/Shield)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 172
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 72
254 348
Attack 58
108 236
Defense 80
148 284
Sp. Atk 103
189 335
Sp. Def 80
148 284
Speed 97
179 322
Total 490 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 Sigilyph.

Evolution chart

Sigilyph changes

Pokédex entries

Black They never vary the route they fly, because their memories of guarding an ancient city remain steadfast.
White The guardians of an ancient city, they use their psychic power to attack enemies that invade their territory.
Black 2
White 2
The guardians of an ancient city, they always fly the same route while keeping watch for invaders.
X
Omega Ruby
The guardians of an ancient city, they use their psychic power to attack enemies that invade their territory.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
The guardians of an ancient city, they always fly the same route while keeping watch for invaders.
Sword Psychic power allows these Pokémon to fly. Some say they were the guardians of an ancient city. Others say they were the guardians’ emissaries.
Shield A discovery was made in the desert where Sigilyph fly. The ruins of what may have been an ancient city were found beneath the sands.

Moves learned by Sigilyph

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
1GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
5GravityPsychicStatus
10HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
15Air CutterFlyingSpecial 60 95
20PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
25WhirlwindNormalStatus
30Cosmic PowerPsychicStatus
35Air SlashFlyingSpecial 75 95
40PsychicPsychicSpecial 90 100
45TailwindFlyingStatus
50Light ScreenPsychicStatus
50ReflectPsychicStatus
55Sky AttackFlyingPhysical 140 90
60Skill SwapPsychicStatus

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
Psycho ShiftPsychicStatus 100
RoostFlyingStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Dual WingbeatFlyingPhysical 40 90
Expanding ForcePsychicSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
1Miracle EyePsychicStatus
4HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
8PsywavePsychicSpecial 100
11TailwindFlyingStatus
14WhirlwindNormalStatus
18PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
21Air CutterFlyingSpecial 60 95
24Light ScreenPsychicStatus
28ReflectPsychicStatus
31SynchronoisePsychicSpecial 120 100
34Mirror MoveFlyingStatus
38GravityPsychicStatus
41Air SlashFlyingSpecial 75 95
44PsychicPsychicSpecial 90 100
48Cosmic PowerPsychicStatus
50Sky AttackFlyingPhysical 140 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100
Psycho ShiftPsychicStatus 100
RoostFlyingStatus
Skill SwapPsychicStatus
Steel WingSteelPhysical 70 90
Stored PowerPsychicSpecial 20 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlyingStatus
GravityPsychicStatus
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Magic CoatPsychicStatus
Magic RoomPsychicStatus
Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
Skill SwapPsychicStatus
Sky AttackFlyingPhysical 140 90
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
TailwindFlyingStatus
TelekinesisPsychicStatus
TrickPsychicStatus 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 80 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Sigilyph 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
PluckFlyingPhysical 60 100 Generation 5 — TM
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Sigilyph sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Sigilyph  sprite from Black & White Sigilyph  sprite from X & Y Sigilyph  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Sigilyph Shiny sprite from Black & White Sigilyph Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Sigilyph

Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Desert Resort
X
Y
Route 10
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Ultra Space Wilds
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Lake of Outrage, Motostoke Riverbank, Stony Wilderness

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Sigilyph
Japanese シンボラー (Symboler)
German Symvolara
French Cryptéro

Name origin

sigil
a seal or signet
glyph
a symbol