Trubbish

Trubbish is a Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Trash Bag Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 568
Type Poison
Species Trash Bag Pokémon
Height 0.6 m (2′00″)
Weight 31.0 kg (68.3 lbs)
Abilities 1. Stench
2. Sticky Hold
Aftermath (hidden ability)
Local № 074 (Black/White)
105 (Black 2/White 2)
074 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
206 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
264 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
157 (Sword/Shield)

Training

EV yield 1 Speed
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 66
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Mineral
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 50
210 304
Attack 50
94 218
Defense 62
116 245
Sp. Atk 40
76 196
Sp. Def 62
116 245
Speed 65
121 251
Total 329 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 Trubbish.

Evolution chart

(Level 36)

Trubbish changes

Pokédex entries

Black Inhaling the gas they belch will make you sleep for a week. They prefer unsanitary places.
White The combination of garbage bags and industrial waste caused the chemical reaction that created this Pokémon.
Black 2
White 2
Wanting more garbage, they follow people who litter. They always belch poison gas.
X
Omega Ruby
The combination of garbage bags and industrial waste caused the chemical reaction that created this Pokémon.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Inhaling the gas they belch will make you sleep for a week. They prefer unsanitary places.
Sun Unsanitary places are what they like best. They can be spotted in Alola, often with Grimer in hot pursuit.
Moon It gorges on trash until its stomach is full. Then it belches toxic gas. An unlucky whiff of gas will put a person in the hospital.
Ultra Sun Poisonous gas leaks out of it when it breathes. Muk that catch a whiff of that stench will come drooling.
Ultra Moon If a young Pokémon or child breathes in the toxic gas that Trubbish belches out, it could be a life-threatening situation.
Sword Its favorite places are unsanitary ones. If you leave trash lying around, you could even find one of these Pokémon living in your room.
Shield This Pokémon was born from a bag stuffed with trash. Galarian Weezing relish the fumes belched by Trubbish.

Moves learned by Trubbish

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Poison GasPoisonStatus 90
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
3RecycleNormalStatus
6Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100
9AmnesiaPsychicStatus
12Clear SmogPoisonSpecial 50
15Toxic SpikesPoisonStatus
18SludgePoisonSpecial 65 100
21StockpileNormalStatus
21SwallowNormalStatus
24Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
27Sludge BombPoisonSpecial 90 100
30ToxicPoisonStatus 90
33BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
37Pain SplitNormalStatus
39Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
42ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AutotomizeSteelStatus
CurseGhostStatus
HazeIceStatus
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
Sand AttackGroundStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Corrosive GasPoisonStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
20Self-DestructNormalPhysical 200 100
21RestPsychicStatus
23ThiefDarkPhysical 60 100
24SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
25ProtectNormalStatus
28Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
31AttractNormalStatus 100
33Rain DanceWaterStatus
34Sunny DayFireStatus
39FacadeNormalPhysical 70 100
54Rock BlastRockPhysical 25 90
57PaybackDarkPhysical 50 100
63Drain PunchFightingPhysical 75 100
74VenoshockPoisonSpecial 65 100
76RoundNormalSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Poison GasPoisonStatus 90
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
3RecycleNormalStatus
7Toxic SpikesPoisonStatus
12Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100
14Double SlapNormalPhysical 15 85
18SludgePoisonSpecial 65 100
23StockpileNormalStatus
23SwallowNormalStatus
25Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
29Sludge BombPoisonSpecial 90 100
34Clear SmogPoisonSpecial 50
36ToxicPoisonStatus 90
40AmnesiaPsychicStatus
42BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
45Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
47ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AutotomizeSteelStatus
CurseGhostStatus
HazeIceStatus
Mud SportGroundStatus
Rock BlastRockPhysical 25 90
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
Self-DestructNormalPhysical 200 100
SpikesGroundStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Drain PunchFightingPhysical 75 100
Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
Pain SplitNormalStatus
RecycleNormalStatus
Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Trubbish 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
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Trubbish sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Trubbish  sprite from Black & White Trubbish  sprite from X & Y Trubbish  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Trubbish  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Trubbish Shiny sprite from Black & White Trubbish Shiny sprite from X & Y Trubbish Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Trubbish

Black
White
Route 5, 16
Black 2 Route 4, 5, 16
White 2 Route 5, 16
X
Y
Lost Hotel
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 110
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Malie City
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Route 3

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Trubbish
Japanese ヤブクロン (Yabukuron)
German Unratütox
French Miamiasme

Name origin

trash
waste, garbage
rubbish
waste, garbage