Tapu Koko is a special Pokémon that protects the area where it lives. It's called the guardian deity of Melemele Island, one of the islands of the Alola region. Although it's known as a guardian deity, it's a surprisingly fickle Pokémon, and will not necessarily come to your aid if you need help.
Despite that, Tapu Koko has a strong sense of curiosity. If it becomes interested in a person or in other Pokémon, it may come to play or battle with them.
National № 785 Type Electric Fairy Species Land Spirit Pokémon Height 5′11″ (1.80m) Weight 45.2 lbs (20.5 kg) Abilities Electric Surge
Telepathy (hidden ability)
Local № 285 (Sun/Moon)
Total 570 Min Max HP 70 250 344 Attack 115 211 361 Defense 85 157 295 Sp. Atk 95 175 317 Sp. Def 75 139 273 Speed 130 238 394
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.
|Sun||This guardian deity of Melemele is brimming with curiosity. It summons thunderclouds and stores their lightning inside its body.|
|Moon||It confuses its enemies by flying too quickly for the eye to follow. It has a hair-trigger temper but forgets what made it angry an instant later.|
- Tapu Koko does not evolve.
Moves learned by Tapu Koko
Moves learnt by level up
Tapu Koko learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun/Moon at the levels specified.Lv.MoveTypeCat.PowerAcc.
1 Brave Bird Flying 120 100 1 Electric Terrain Electric — — 1 False Swipe Normal 40 100 1 Mean Look Normal — — 1 Power Swap Psychic — — 1 Quick Attack Normal 40 100 1 Thunder Shock Electric 40 100 1 Withdraw Water — — 8 Spark Electric 65 100 14 Shock Wave Electric 60 ∞ 20 Screech Normal — 85 26 Charge Electric — — 32 Wild Charge Electric 90 100 38 Mirror Move Flying — — 43 Nature's Madness Fairy — 90 48 Discharge Electric 80 100 53 Agility Psychic — — 58 Electro Ball Electric — 100
Tapu Koko does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sun/Moon.
Moves learnt by TM
Tapu Koko is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun/Moon:
Tapu Koko sprites
Where to find Tapu Koko
|Ruins of Conflict|
Answers to Tapu Koko questions
- What is a good moveset for Tapu Koko?
- What is Tapu Lele's shell supposed to look like?
- Alternative to Hidden Power (ice) for my Tapu Koko?
- I accidentally KO'ed Tapu Koko, can he respawn?(Spoilers involved)?
- Can a Naive Tapu Koko work?
- IVs of the Tapus once caught?
- Should I use Tapu Koko's exclusive Z-Move?
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