Wooper

Wooper is a Water/Ground type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Water Fish Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 194
Type Water Ground
Species Water Fish Pokémon
Height 1′04″ (0.4 m)
Weight 18.7 lbs (8.5 kg)
Abilities Damp
Water Absorb
Unaware (hidden ability)
Local № 056 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
117 (Diamond/Pearl)
117 (Platinum)
056 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
017 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)

Training

EV yield 1 HP
Catch rate 255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 42
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field, Water 1
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 55
220 314
Attack 45
85 207
Defense 45
85 207
Sp. Atk 25
49 163
Sp. Def 25
49 163
Speed 15
31 141
Total 210 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.

Evolution chart

(Level 20)

Wooper changes

Pokédex entries

Gold This POKéMON lives in cold water. It will leave the water to search for food when it gets cold outside.
Silver When it walks around on the ground, it coats its body with a slimy, poisonous film.
Crystal A mucous membrane covers its body. Touching it barehanded will cause a shooting pain.
Ruby
Sapphire
WOOPER usually lives in water. However, it occasionally comes out onto land in search of food. On land, it coats its body with a gooey, toxic film.
FireRed When it walks around on the ground, it coats its body with a slimy, poisonous film.
LeafGreen This POKéMON lives in cold water. It will leave the water to search for food when it gets cold outside.
Emerald WOOPER usually live in water but come out onto land seeking food occasionally. On land, they coat their bodies with a gooey, toxic film.
Diamond It lives in cold water, half burying itself in mud at the bottom to sleep.
Pearl When the temperature cools in the evening, they emerge from water to seek food along the shore.
Platinum When walking on land, it covers its body with a poisonous film that keeps its skin from dehydrating.
HeartGold This Pokémon lives in cold water. It will leave the water to search for food when it gets cold outside.
SoulSilver When it walks around on the ground, it coats its body with a slimy, poisonous film.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
When walking on land, it covers its body with a poisonous film that keeps its skin from dehydrating.
X This Pokémon lives in cold water. It will leave the water to search for food when it gets cold outside.
Y When the temperature cools in the evening, they emerge from water to seek food along the shore.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Wooper usually lives in water. However, it occasionally comes out onto land in search of food. On land, it coats its body with a gooey, toxic film.

Moves learned by Wooper

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Tail WhipNormal 100
1Water GunWater 40 100
5Mud SportGround
9Mud ShotGround 55 95
15SlamNormal 80 75
19Mud BombGround 65 85
23AmnesiaPsychic
29YawnNormal
33EarthquakeGround 100 100
37Rain DanceWater
43HazeIce
43MistIce
47Muddy WaterWater 90 85

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
After YouNormal
Aqua TailWater 90 90
Earth PowerGround 90 100
Ice PunchIce 75 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron TailSteel 100 75
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stomping TantrumGround 75 100
Water PulseWater 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

Wooper 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
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
34Sludge WavePoison 95 100
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
37SandstormRock
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
55ScaldWater 80 100
78BulldozeGround 60 100
83InfestationBug 20 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94SurfWater 90 100
98WaterfallWater 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Wooper 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWater 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
DiveWater 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Tail WhipNormal 100
1Water GunWater 40 100
5Mud SportGround
9Mud ShotGround 55 95
15SlamNormal 80 75
19Mud BombGround 65 85
23AmnesiaPsychic
29YawnNormal
33EarthquakeGround 100 100
37Rain DanceWater
43HazeIce
43MistIce
47Muddy WaterWater 90 85

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Acid SprayPoison 40 100
After YouNormal
Ancient PowerRock 60 100
Body SlamNormal 85 100
CounterFighting 100
CurseGhost
Double KickFighting 30 100
Eerie ImpulseElectric 100
EncoreNormal 100
Guard SwapPsychic
Mud SportGround
RecoverNormal
Sleep TalkNormal
Spit UpNormal 100
StockpileNormal
SwallowNormal

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
34Sludge WavePoison 95 100
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
37SandstormRock
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
55ScaldWater 80 100
78BulldozeGround 60 100
83InfestationBug 20 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94SurfWater 90 100
98WaterfallWater 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Wooper 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWater 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
DiveWater 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Wooper sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Wooper  sprite from Silver Wooper  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Wooper  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Wooper  sprite from Black & White Wooper  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Wooper Shiny sprite from Silver Wooper Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Wooper Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Wooper Shiny sprite from Black & White Wooper Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Wooper

Gold
Silver
Crystal
Route 32, Ruins of Alph, Union Cave
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed Four Island, Ruin Valley
LeafGreen Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Safari Zone
Diamond
Pearl
Route 212, Great Marsh
Platinum Great Marsh
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 32, Cliff Cave, Cliff Edge Gate, Ruins of Alph, Union Cave
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White White Forest
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Breed Quagsire
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Breed Quagsire

Other languages

English Wooper
Japanese ウパー (Upah)
German Felino
French Axoloto

Name origin

Wooper Looper
Japanese name for a pet salamander/axolotl