Yamask

Yamask is a Ghost type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Spirit Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 562
Type Ghost
Species Spirit Pokémon
Height 1′08″ (0.5 m)
Weight 3.3 lbs (1.5 kg)
Abilities 1. Mummy
Local № 068 (Black/White)
124 (Black 2/White 2)

Training

EV yield 1 Defense
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 61
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Amorphous, Mineral
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 25 (6,169–6,425 steps)

Base stats

HP 38
186 280
Attack 30
58 174
Defense 85
157 295
Sp. Atk 55
103 229
Sp. Def 65
121 251
Speed 30
58 174
Total 303 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 Yamask.

Evolution chart

(Level 34)

Pokédex entries

Black Each of them carries a mask that used to be its face when it was human. Sometimes they look at it and cry.
White These Pokémon arose from the spirits of people interred in graves in past ages. Each retains memories of its former life.
Black 2
White 2
These Pokémon arose from the spirits of people interred in graves. Each retains memories of its former life.
X
Omega Ruby
These Pokémon arose from the spirits of people interred in graves. Each retains memories of its former life.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Each of them carries a mask that used to be its face when it was human. Sometimes they look at it and cry.

Moves learned by Yamask

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhost 30 100
1ProtectNormal
5DisableNormal 100
9HazeIce
13Night ShadeGhost 100
17HexGhost 65 100
21Will-O-WispFire 85
25Ominous WindGhost 60 100
29CurseGhost
33Guard SplitPsychic
33Power SplitPsychic
37Shadow BallGhost 80 100
41GrudgeGhost
45Mean LookNormal
49Destiny BondGhost

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ally SwitchPsychic
Crafty ShieldFairy
DisableNormal 100
EndureNormal
Fake TearsDark 100
Heal BlockPsychic
ImprisonPsychic
MementoDark 100
Nasty PlotDark
NightmareGhost 100
Toxic SpikesPoison

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
After YouNormal
Ally SwitchPsychic
BlockNormal
Iron DefenseSteel
Knock OffDark 65 100
Magic CoatPsychic
Pain SplitNormal
Role PlayPsychic
Shock WaveElectric 60
Skill SwapPsychic
SnatchDark
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100
TelekinesisPsychic
TrickPsychic 100
Wonder RoomPsychic
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
63EmbargoDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
77Psych UpNormal
83InfestationBug 20 100
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Yamask 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
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

Yamask does not learn any level up moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Moves learnt by TM

Yamask does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Yamask sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Yamask  sprite from Black & White Yamask  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Yamask Shiny sprite from Black & White Yamask Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Yamask

Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Relic Castle
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Breed Cofagrigus
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English Yamask
Japanese デスマス (Desumasu)
German Makabaja
French Tutafeh

Name origin

yami
Japanese for ‘darkness’
mask
face covering