Vanillite

Vanillite is an Ice type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Fresh Snow Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 582
Type Ice
Species Fresh Snow Pokémon
Height 1′04″ (0.4 m)
Weight 12.6 lbs (5.7 kg)
Abilities 1. Ice Body
2. Snow Cloak
Weak Armor (hidden ability)
Local № 088 (Black/White)
255 (Black 2/White 2)
085 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
255 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
332 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 1 Special Attack
Catch rate 255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 61
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 36
182 276
Attack 50
94 218
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 65
121 251
Sp. Def 60
112 240
Speed 44
83 205
Total 305 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 Vanillite.

Evolution chart

(Level 35) (Level 47)

Vanillite changes

Pokédex entries

Black The temperature of their breath is -58° F. They create snow crystals and make snow fall in the areas around them.
White This Pokémon formed from icicles bathed in energy from the morning sun. It sleeps buried in snow.
Black 2
White 2
Theoretically, this Pokémon formed from icicles bathed in energy from the morning sun. Their breath is -58° F.
X
Omega Ruby
The temperature of their breath is -58 degrees Fahrenheit. They create snow crystals and make snow fall in the areas around them.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
This Pokémon formed from icicles bathed in energy from the morning sun. It sleeps buried in snow.
Sun Born of an icicle, this Pokémon uses its frosty breath to make ice crystals, causing snow to fall.
Moon It feels pleasantly cool when embraced. This Pokémon is treasured by households in warm regions.
Ultra Sun It exhales cold air that is at –58 degrees Fahrenheit. When it’s in a warm place, it shrinks little by little.
Ultra Moon When the morning sun hit an icicle, it wished not to melt, and thus Vanillite was born. At night, it buries itself in snow to sleep.

Moves learned by Vanillite

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Icicle SpearIce 25 100
4HardenNormal
7AstonishGhost 30 100
10UproarNormal 90 100
13Icy WindIce 55 95
16MistIce
19AvalancheIce 60 100
22TauntDark 100
26Mirror ShotSteel 65 85
31Acid ArmorPoison
35Ice BeamIce 90 100
40HailIce
44Mirror CoatPsychic 100
49BlizzardIce 110 70
53Sheer ColdIce

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AutotomizeSteel
Ice ShardIce 40 100
ImprisonPsychic
Iron DefenseSteel
Magnet RiseElectric
Natural GiftNormal 100
Powder SnowIce 40 100
Water PulseWater 60 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ally SwitchPsychic
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron DefenseSteel
Magic CoatPsychic
Magnet RiseElectric
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
UproarNormal 90 100
Water PulseWater 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
12TauntDark 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
64ExplosionNormal 250 100
79Frost BreathIce 60 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
91Flash CannonSteel 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Vanillite 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 PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Icicle SpearIce 25 100
4HardenNormal
7AstonishGhost 30 100
10UproarNormal 90 100
13Icy WindIce 55 95
16MistIce
19AvalancheIce 60 100
22TauntDark 100
26Mirror ShotSteel 65 85
31Acid ArmorPoison
35Ice BeamIce 90 100
40HailIce
44Mirror CoatPsychic 100
49BlizzardIce 110 70
53Sheer ColdIce

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AutotomizeSteel
Ice ShardIce 40 100
ImprisonPsychic
Iron DefenseSteel
Magnet RiseElectric
Natural GiftNormal 100
Powder SnowIce 40 100
Water PulseWater 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
12TauntDark 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
64ExplosionNormal 250 100
79Frost BreathIce 60 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
91Flash CannonSteel 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Vanillite can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Vanillite sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Vanillite  sprite from Black & White Vanillite  sprite from X & Y Vanillite  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Vanillite Shiny sprite from Black & White Vanillite Shiny sprite from X & Y Vanillite Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Vanillite

Black
White
Route 6, Dragonspiral Tower, Cold Storage
Black 2
White 2
Breed Vanillish/Vanilluxe
X
Y
Frost Cavern
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Tapu Village
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Tapu Village, Mount Lanakila

Other languages

English Vanillite
Japanese バニプッチ (Vanipeti)
German Gelatini
French Sorbébé

Name origin

vanilla
standard ice cream flavor
delight
great pleasure (often in relation to food)