Tyrunt

Tyrunt is a Rock/Dragon type Pokémon introduced in Generation 6. It is known as the Royal Heir Pokémon.

It's believed that Tyrunt is over one hundred million years old. The Pokémon is known to be a bit selfish, and will throw a fit when it doesn't like something.

Tyrunt is obtained by reviving it from the Jaw Fossil.

Pokédex data

National № 696
Type Rock Dragon
Species Royal Heir Pokémon
Height 0.8 m (2′07″)
Weight 26.0 kg (57.3 lbs)
Abilities 1. Strong Jaw
Sturdy (hidden ability)
Local № 064 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
243 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
083 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 72
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Dragon, Monster
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 30 (7,454–7,710 steps)

Base stats

HP 58
226 320
Attack 89
164 304
Defense 77
143 278
Sp. Atk 45
85 207
Sp. Def 45
85 207
Speed 48
90 214
Total 362 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 Tyrunt.

Evolution chart

(Level 39, Daytime)

Tyrunt changes

Pokédex entries

X
Omega Ruby
This Pokémon was restored from a fossil. If something happens that it doesn’t like, it throws a tantrum and runs wild.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Its immense jaws have enough destructive force that it can chew up an automobile. It lived 100 million years ago.
Ultra Sun Its large jaw has incredible destructive power. Some theories suggest that its restored form is different from its form of long ago.
Ultra Moon Tyrunt is spoiled and selfish. It may just be trying to frolic, but sometimes the ones it’s trying to frolic with are gravely injured.
Sword This is an ancient Pokémon, revived in modern times. It has a violent disposition, and it’ll tear apart anything it gets between its hefty jaws.
Shield This Pokémon is selfish and likes to be pampered. It can also inflict grievous wounds on its Trainer just by playing around.

Moves learned by Tyrunt

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
4RoarNormalStatus
8Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
12CharmFairyStatus 100
16BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
20Dragon TailDragonPhysical 60 90
24StompNormalPhysical 65 100
28Rock SlideRockPhysical 75 90
32CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
36Dragon ClawDragonPhysical 80 100
40ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
44EarthquakeGroundPhysical 100 100
48Horn DrillNormalPhysical 30

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CurseGhostStatus
Poison FangPoisonPhysical 50 100
Rock PolishRockStatus
Rock ThrowRockPhysical 50 90

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Lash OutDarkPhysical 75 100
Meteor BeamRockSpecial 120 90
Scale ShotDragonPhysical 25 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
6RoarNormalStatus
10StompNormalPhysical 65 100
12BideNormalPhysical
15Stealth RockRockStatus
17BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
20CharmFairyStatus 100
26Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
30Dragon TailDragonPhysical 60 90
34CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
37Dragon ClawDragonPhysical 80 100
40ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
44EarthquakeGroundPhysical 100 100
49Horn DrillNormalPhysical 30

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CurseGhostStatus
Dragon DanceDragonStatus
Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
Poison FangPoisonPhysical 50 100
Rock PolishRockStatus
Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Tyrunt 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
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Hone ClawsDarkStatus Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Tyrunt sprites

Type Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Tyrunt  sprite from X & Y Tyrunt  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Tyrunt  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Tyrunt Shiny sprite from X & Y Tyrunt Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Tyrunt

X
Y
Ambrette Town
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Rustboro City
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 8
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Ballimere Lake

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Tyrunt
Japanese チゴラス (Chigoras)
German Balgoras
French Ptyranidur

Name origin

Tyrannosaurus
a large bipedal dinosaur
runt
the smallest of a litter of animals