Swoobat

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

Pokédex data

National № 528
Type Psychic Flying
Species Courting Pokémon
Height 2′11″ (0.9 m)
Weight 23.1 lbs (10.5 kg)
Abilities 1. Unaware
2. Klutz
Simple (hidden ability)
Local № 034 (Black/White)
067 (Black 2/White 2)
056 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)

Training

EV yield 2 Speed
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 149
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field, Flying
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (3,599–3,855 steps)

Base stats

HP 67
244 338
Attack 57
107 234
Defense 55
103 229
Sp. Atk 77
143 278
Sp. Def 55
103 229
Speed 114
209 359
Total 425 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 Swoobat.

Evolution chart

(high Friendship)

Pokédex entries

Black It emits sound waves of various frequencies from its nose, including some powerful enough to destroy rocks.
White Anyone who comes into contact with the ultrasonic waves emitted by a courting male experiences a positive mood shift.
Black 2
White 2
It shakes its tail vigorously when it emits ultrasonic waves strong enough to reduce concrete to rubble.
X
Omega Ruby
It shakes its tail vigorously when it emits ultrasonic waves strong enough to reduce concrete to rubble.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Anyone who comes into contact with the ultrasonic waves emitted by a courting male experiences a positive mood shift.

Moves learned by Swoobat

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AssuranceDark 60 100
1ConfusionPsychic 50 100
1GustFlying 40 100
1Odor SleuthNormal
4Odor SleuthNormal
8GustFlying 40 100
12AssuranceDark 60 100
15Heart StampPsychic 60 100
19ImprisonPsychic
21Air CutterFlying 60 95
25AttractNormal 100
29AmnesiaPsychic
29Calm MindPsychic
32Air SlashFlying 75 95
36Future SightPsychic 120 100
41PsychicPsychic 90 100
47EndeavorNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CaptivateNormal 100
CharmFairy 100
Fake TearsDark 100
FlatterDark 100
Helping HandNormal
Knock OffDark 65 100
Psycho ShiftPsychic 90
RoostFlying
Stored PowerPsychic 20 100
SupersonicNormal 55
SynchronoisePsychic 120 100
Venom DrenchPoison 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

Swoobat 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
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19RoostFlying
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
62AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
63EmbargoDark 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
74Gyro BallSteel 100
76FlyFlying 90 95
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Swoobat 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
PluckFlying 60 100 Generation 5 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

Swoobat sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Swoobat  sprite from Black & White Swoobat  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Swoobat Shiny sprite from Black & White Swoobat Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Swoobat

Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Evolve Woobat
X
Y
Evolve Woobat
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English Swoobat
Japanese ココロモリ (Kokoromori)
German Fletiamo
French Rhinolove

Name origin

swoon
to be seduced
bat
cave-dwelling flying mammal