Toxtricity

Toxtricity is an Electric/Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 8. It is known as the Punk Pokémon.

It has an electrical organ on its chest. While generating electricity, it fills its surroundings with what sounds like the strumming of a bass guitar.

Toxtricity evolves from Toxel at level 30, but the form differs depending on the Nature:

  • Low Key Form is obtained with a Nature of Lonely, Bold, Relaxed, Timid, Serious, Modest, Mild, Quiet, Bashful, Calm, Gentle, or Careful.
  • Amped Form is obtained with a Nature of Hardy, Brave, Adamant, Naughty, Docile, Impish, Lax, Hasty, Jolly, Naive, Rash, Sassy, or Quirky.

Note that using a Nature Mint will not change the form received.

Pokédex data

National № 849
Type Electric Poison
Species Punk Pokémon
Height 1.6 m (5′03″)
Weight 40.0 kg (88.2 lbs)
Abilities 1. Punk Rock
2. Minus
Technician (hidden ability)
Local № 311 (Sword/Shield)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 176
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Human-Like
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 25 (6,169–6,425 steps)

Base stats

HP 75
260 354
Attack 98
180 324
Defense 70
130 262
Sp. Atk 114
209 359
Sp. Def 70
130 262
Speed 75
139 273
Total 502 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 Toxtricity.

Pokédex data

National № 849
Type Electric Poison
Species Punk Pokémon
Height 1.6 m (5′03″)
Weight 40.0 kg (88.2 lbs)
Abilities 1. Punk Rock
2. Plus
Technician (hidden ability)
Local № 311 (Sword/Shield)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 176
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Human-Like
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 25 (6,169–6,425 steps)

Base stats

HP 75
260 354
Attack 98
180 324
Defense 70
130 262
Sp. Atk 114
209 359
Sp. Def 70
130 262
Speed 75
139 273
Total 502 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 Toxtricity.

Evolution chart

(Level 30, with a low key Nature)
#849
Toxtricity
Low Key Form
Electric · Poison
(Level 30, with an amped Nature)
#849
Toxtricity
Amped Form
Electric · Poison

Pokédex entries

Low Key Form

Sword Capable of generating 15,000 volts of electricity, this Pokémon looks down on all that would challenge it.
Shield It has an electrical organ on its chest. While generating electricity, it fills its surroundings with what sounds like the strumming of a bass guitar.

Gigantamax

Sword Its excessive electric energy is its weapon. This Pokémon can build up more electricity than any thundercloud.
Shield Out of control after its own poison penetrated its brain, it tears across the land in a rampage, contaminating the earth with toxic sweat.

Amped Form

Sword When this Pokémon sounds as if it’s strumming a guitar, it’s actually clawing at the protrusions on its chest to generate electricity.
Shield This short-tempered and aggressive Pokémon chugs stagnant water to absorb any toxins it might contain.

Moves learned by Toxtricity

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AcidPoisonSpecial 40 100
1Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100
1BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
1Eerie ImpulseElectricStatus 100
1FlailNormalPhysical 100
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Noble RoarNormalStatus 100
1NuzzleElectricPhysical 20 100
1SparkElectricPhysical 65 100
1Tearful LookNormalStatus
1Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
4ChargeElectricStatus
8Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
12Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
16TauntDarkStatus 100
20Venom DrenchPoisonStatus 100
24ScreechNormalStatus 85
28SwaggerNormalStatus 85
32ToxicPoisonStatus 90
36DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
40Poison JabPoisonPhysical 80 100
44OverdriveElectricSpecial 80 100
48BoomburstNormalSpecial 140 100
52Magnetic FluxElectricStatus
Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AcidPoisonSpecial 40 100
1Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100
1BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
1Eerie ImpulseElectricStatus 100
1FlailNormalPhysical 100
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Noble RoarNormalStatus 100
1NuzzleElectricPhysical 20 100
1SparkElectricPhysical 65 100
1Tearful LookNormalStatus
1Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
4ChargeElectricStatus
8Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
12Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
16TauntDarkStatus 100
20VenoshockPoisonSpecial 65 100
24ScreechNormalStatus 85
28SwaggerNormalStatus 85
32ToxicPoisonStatus 90
36DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
40Poison JabPoisonPhysical 80 100
44OverdriveElectricSpecial 80 100
48BoomburstNormalSpecial 140 100
52Shift GearSteelStatus

Moves learnt on evolution

Toxtricity learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sword & Shield (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
SparkElectricPhysical 65 100

Egg moves

Toxtricity learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Toxtricity egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
Metal SoundSteelStatus 85
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Rising VoltageElectricSpecial 70 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Toxtricity sprites

Type Generation 8
Normal Toxtricity  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny

Where to find Toxtricity

Sword
Shield
Evolve Toxel

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Toxtricity
Japanese ストリンダー (Sutorindā)
German Riffex
French Salarsen

Name origin

toxic
poisonous
electricity
energy from electric currents