Terrakion

Terrakion is a Rock/Fighting type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Cavern Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 639
Type Rock Fighting
Species Cavern Pokémon
Height 1.9 m (6′03″)
Weight 260.0 kg (573.2 lbs)
Abilities 1. Justified
Local № 145 (Black/White)
226 (Black 2/White 2)
206 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 3 Attack
Catch rate 3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 35 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 261
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 80 (20,304–20,560 steps)

Base stats

HP 91
292 386
Attack 129
236 392
Defense 90
166 306
Sp. Atk 72
134 267
Sp. Def 90
166 306
Speed 108
198 346
Total 580 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 Terrakion.

Evolution chart

Pokédex entries

Black This Pokémon came to the defense of Pokémon that had lost their homes in a war among humans.
White Its charge is strong enough to break through a giant castle wall in one blow. This Pokémon is spoken of in legends.
Black 2
White 2
Spoken of in legend, this Pokémon used its phenomenal power to destroy a castle in its effort to protect Pokémon.
X
Omega Ruby
Its charge is strong enough to break through a giant castle wall in one blow. This Pokémon is spoken of in legends.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Spoken of in legend, this Pokémon used its phenomenal power to destroy a castle in its effort to protect Pokémon.
Sword It has phenomenal power. It will mercilessly crush anyone or anything that bullies small Pokémon.
Shield In Unovan legend, Terrakion battled against humans in an effort to protect other Pokémon.

Moves learned by Terrakion

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Helping HandNormalStatus
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
1Work UpNormalStatus
7Smack DownRockPhysical 50 100
14Quick GuardFightingStatus
21Double KickFightingPhysical 30 100
28RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100
35Rock SlideRockPhysical 75 90
42Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
49Sacred SwordFightingPhysical 90 100
56Swords DanceNormalStatus
63Stone EdgeRockPhysical 100 80
70Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

Terrakion does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CoachingFightingStatus

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100
1Double KickFightingPhysical 30 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
1Smack DownRockPhysical 50 100
7Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
13Helping HandNormalStatus
19RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100
25Rock SlideRockPhysical 75 90
31Sacred SwordFightingPhysical 90 100
37Swords DanceNormalStatus
42Quick GuardFightingStatus
49Work UpNormalStatus
55Stone EdgeRockPhysical 100 80
61Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

Terrakion does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormalStatus
Earth PowerGroundSpecial 90 100
Helping HandNormalStatus
Iron HeadSteelPhysical 80 100
Laser FocusNormalStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Stealth RockRockStatus
Stomping TantrumGroundPhysical 75 100
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 80 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Terrakion 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
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Terrakion sprites

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

Where to find Terrakion

Black
White
Victory Road
Black 2
White 2
Route 22
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Mirage Spots
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
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Terrakion
Japanese テラキオン (Terrakion)
German Terrakium
French Terrakium

Name origin

terracotta
orange clay-based material
lion
large ferocious cat