Snubbull

Snubbull is a Fairy type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Fairy Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 209
Type Fairy
Species Fairy Pokémon
Height 2′00″ (0.6 m)
Weight 17.2 lbs (7.8 kg)
Abilities Intimidate
Run Away
Rattled (hidden ability)
Local № 123 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
125 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
071 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
258 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
339 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 60
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Field
Gender 25% male, 75% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 60
230 324
Attack 80
148 284
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 40
76 196
Sp. Def 40
76 196
Speed 30
58 174
Total 300 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 Snubbull.

Evolution chart

(Level 23)

Snubbull changes

Pokédex entries

Gold Although it looks frightening, it is actually kind and affectionate. It is very popular among women.
Silver It has an active, playful nature. Many women like to frolic with it because of its affectionate ways.
Crystal In truth, it is a cowardly POKéMON. It growls eagerly in order to hide its fear from its opponent.
Ruby
Sapphire
By baring its fangs and making a scary face, SNUBBULL sends smaller POKéMON scurrying away in terror. However, this POKéMON seems a little sad at making its foes flee.
FireRed It has an active, playful nature. Many women like to frolic with it because of its affectionate ways.
LeafGreen Although it looks frightening, it is actually kind and affectionate. It is very popular among women.
Emerald By baring its fangs and making a scary face, it sends smaller POKéMON scurrying in terror. The SNUBBULL does seem a little sad at making its foes flee.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Small Pokémon flee from its scary face. It is, however, considered by women to be cute.
HeartGold Although it looks frightening, it is actually kind and affectionate. It is very popular among women.
SoulSilver It has an active, playful nature. Many women like to frolic with it because of its affectionate ways.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Small Pokémon flee from its scary face. It is, however, considered by women to be cute.
X It has an active, playful nature. Many women like to frolic with it because of its affectionate ways.
Y Small Pokémon flee from its scary face. It is, however, considered by women to be cute.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
By baring its fangs and making a scary face, Snubbull sends smaller Pokémon scurrying away in terror. However, this Pokémon seems a little sad at making its foes flee.
Sun Despite its intimidating face, it’s quite cowardly. Its desperate attempts to appear threatening make it popular with people.
Moon Its growls make its opponents uneasy. This laid-back Pokémon tends to sleep half the day.
Ultra Sun It grows close to others easily and is also easily spoiled. The disparity between its face and its actions makes many young people wild about it.
Ultra Moon In contrast to its appearance, it’s quite timid. When playing with other puppy Pokémon, it sometimes gets bullied.

Moves learned by Snubbull

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CharmFairy 100
1Fire FangFire 65 95
1Ice FangIce 65 95
1Scary FaceNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
1Thunder FangElectric 65 95
7BiteDark 60 100
13LickGhost 30 100
19HeadbuttNormal 70 100
25RoarNormal
31RageNormal 20 100
37Play RoughFairy 90 90
43PaybackDark 50 100
49CrunchDark 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Close CombatFighting 120 100
CrunchDark 80 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Fake TearsDark 100
Feint AttackDark 60
Fire FangFire 65 95
Focus PunchFighting 150 100
Heal BellNormal
Ice FangIce 65 95
MetronomeNormal
MimicNormal
PresentNormal 90
Smelling SaltsNormal 70 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Thunder FangElectric 65 95

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
56FlingDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
78BulldozeGround 60 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
95SnarlDark 55 95
99Dazzling GleamFairy 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Snubbull 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
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Zap CannonElectric 120 50 Generation 2 — TM
LeerNormal 100 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal 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
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 5 — Level up
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFighting 40 100 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

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CharmFairy 100
1Fire FangFire 65 95
1Ice FangIce 65 95
1Scary FaceNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
1Thunder FangElectric 65 95
7BiteDark 60 100
13LickGhost 30 100
19HeadbuttNormal 70 100
25RoarNormal
31RageNormal 20 100
37Play RoughFairy 90 90
43PaybackDark 50 100
49CrunchDark 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Close CombatFighting 120 100
CrunchDark 80 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Fake TearsDark 100
Feint AttackDark 60
Fire FangFire 65 95
Focus PunchFighting 150 100
Heal BellNormal
Ice FangIce 65 95
MetronomeNormal
MimicNormal
PresentNormal 90
Smelling SaltsNormal 70 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Thunder FangElectric 65 95

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
56FlingDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
78BulldozeGround 60 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
95SnarlDark 55 95
99Dazzling GleamFairy 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Snubbull 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.
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
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Zap CannonElectric 120 50 Generation 2 — TM
LeerNormal 100 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal 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
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 5 — Level up
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFighting 40 100 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

Snubbull sprites

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

Where to find Snubbull

Gold
Silver
Route 38
Crystal Route 6, 7, 8, 34, 35
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Safari Zone
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 209
HeartGold Route 38
SoulSilver Route 38, 39
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 10
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Breed Granbull
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Poké Pelago

Other languages

English Snubbull
Japanese ブルー (Bulu)
German Snubbull
French Snubbull

Name origin

snub
feeling of disdain; flattened nose
bulldog
gruff breed of dog