Smoochum

Smoochum is an Ice/Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Kiss Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 238
Type Ice Psychic
Species Kiss Pokémon
Height 1′04″ (0.4 m)
Weight 13.2 lbs (6.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Oblivious
2. Forewarn
Hydration (hidden ability)
Local № 152 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
154 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
083 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
109 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 1 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 61
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender 0% male, 100% female
Egg cycles 25 (6,169–6,425 steps)

Base stats

HP 45
200 294
Attack 30
58 174
Defense 15
31 141
Sp. Atk 85
157 295
Sp. Def 65
121 251
Speed 65
121 251
Total 305 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 Smoochum.

Evolution chart

(Level 30)

Smoochum changes

Pokédex entries

Gold Its lips are the most sensitive parts on its body. It always uses its lips first to examine things.
Silver It always rocks its head slowly backwards and forwards as if it is trying to kiss someone.
Crystal The sensitivity of its lips develops most quickly. It uses them to try to identify unknown objects.
Ruby
Sapphire
SMOOCHUM actively runs about, but also falls quite often. Whenever the chance arrives, it will look for its reflection to make sure its face hasn’t become dirty.
FireRed It always rocks its head slowly backwards and forwards as if it is trying to kiss someone.
LeafGreen Its lips are the most sensitive parts on its body. It always uses its lips first to examine things.
Emerald It actively runs about, but also falls often. Whenever it falls, it will check its reflection on a lake’s surface to make sure its face hasn’t become dirty.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It tests everything by touching with its lips, which remember what it likes and dislikes.
HeartGold Its lips are the most sensitive part of its body. It always uses its lips first to examine things.
SoulSilver It always rocks its head slowly backwards and forwards as if it is trying to kiss someone.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It tests everything by touching with its lips, which remember what it likes and dislikes.
X Its lips are the most sensitive part of its body. It always uses its lips first to examine things.
Y It tests everything by touching with its lips, which remember what it likes and dislikes.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Smoochum actively runs about, but also falls quite often. Whenever the chance arrives, it will look for its reflection to make sure its face hasn’t become dirty.
Ultra Sun When it examines things, before touching them with its hands, it makes lip contact and then diligently licks all the dirt off its lips.
Ultra Moon Highly perceptive sensors, Smoochum’s lips are kept moist by its daily application of tree sap.

Moves learned by Smoochum

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1PoundNormal 40 100
5LickGhost 30 100
8Sweet KissFairy 75
11Powder SnowIce 40 100
15ConfusionPsychic 50 100
18SingNormal 55
21Heart StampPsychic 60 100
25Mean LookNormal
28Fake TearsDark 100
31Lucky ChantNormal
35AvalancheIce 60 100
38PsychicPsychic 90 100
41CopycatNormal
45Perish SongNormal
48BlizzardIce 110 70

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CaptivateNormal 100
Fake OutNormal 40 100
Ice PunchIce 75 100
MeditatePsychic
Miracle EyePsychic
Nasty PlotDark
Wake-Up SlapFighting 70 100
WishNormal

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Heal BellNormal
Helping HandNormal
Ice PunchIce 75 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Magic CoatPsychic
Magic RoomPsychic
RecycleNormal
Role PlayPsychic
Signal BeamBug 75 100
Skill SwapPsychic
SnoreNormal 50 100
TrickPsychic 100
UproarNormal 90 100
Water PulseWater 60 100
Wonder RoomPsychic
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3PsyshockPsychic 80 100
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
56FlingDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
70Aurora VeilIce
77Psych UpNormal
79Frost BreathIce 60 90
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Smoochum 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
NightmareGhost 100 Generation 2 — TM
Sweet ScentNormal Generation 2 — TM
Lovely KissNormal 75 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormal 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MetronomeNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

Smoochum sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Smoochum  sprite from Silver Smoochum  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Smoochum  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Smoochum  sprite from Black & White Smoochum  sprite from X & Y Smoochum  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Smoochum Shiny sprite from Silver Smoochum Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Smoochum Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Smoochum Shiny sprite from Black & White Smoochum Shiny sprite from X & Y Smoochum Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Smoochum

Gold
Silver
Breed Jynx
Crystal Route 34
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Breed Jynx
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Lake Acuity
Platinum Snowpoint Temple
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Breed Jynx
Black
White
Breed Jynx
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Frost Cavern
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Seaward Cave
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Breed Jynx

Other languages

English Smoochum
Japanese ムチュール (Muchul)
German Kussilla
French Lippouti

Name origin

smooch
to kiss
smooch ‘em
smooch them