Zoroark

Zoroark is a Dark type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Illusion Fox Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 571
Type Dark
Species Illusion Fox Pokémon
Height 5′03″ (1.6 m)
Weight 178.8 lbs (81.1 kg)
Abilities Illusion
Local № 077 (Black/White)
152 (Black 2/White 2)
125 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
029 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
Japanese Zoroaku

Training

EV yield 2 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 179
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 60
230 324
Attack 105
193 339
Defense 60
112 240
Sp. Atk 120
220 372
Sp. Def 60
112 240
Speed 105
193 339
Total 510 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 Zoroark.

Evolution chart

(Level 30)

Name origin

zorro
Spanish for ‘fox’
dark
absence of light

Pokédex entries

Black Bonds between these Pokémon are very strong. It protects the safety of its pack by tricking its opponents.
White Each has the ability to fool a large group of people simultaneously. They protect their lair with illusory scenery.
Black 2
White 2
Stories say those who tried to catch Zoroark were trapped in an illusion and punished.
X
Omega Ruby
Each has the ability to fool a large group of people simultaneously. They protect their lair with illusory scenery.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Bonds between these Pokémon are very strong. It protects the safety of its pack by tricking its opponents.
Ultra Sun It doesn’t just transform itself—it also has the power to make hundreds of people see its illusions.
Ultra Moon If it thinks humans are going to discover its den, Zoroark shows them visions that make them wander around in the woods.

Moves learned by Zoroark

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Hone ClawsDark
1ImprisonPsychic
1LeerNormal 100
1Night DazeDark 85 95
1Night SlashDark 70 100
1PursuitDark 40 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
1U-turnBug 70 100
5PursuitDark 40 100
9Hone ClawsDark
13Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
17Feint AttackDark 60
21Scary FaceNormal 100
25TauntDark 100
29Foul PlayDark 95 100
34TormentDark 100
39AgilityPsychic
44EmbargoDark 100
49PunishmentDark 100
54Nasty PlotDark
59ImprisonPsychic
64Night DazeDark 85 95

Moves learnt on evolution

Zoroark learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Night SlashDark 70 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CaptivateNormal 100
CopycatNormal
CounterFighting 100
Dark PulseDark 80 100
DetectFighting
ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100
MementoDark 100
SnatchDark
Sucker PunchDark 70 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BounceFlying 85 85
CovetNormal 60 100
Foul PlayDark 95 100
Hyper VoiceNormal 90 100
Knock OffDark 65 100
Laser FocusNormal
Low KickFighting 100
SnatchDark
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100
Throat ChopDark 80 100
TrickPsychic 100
UproarNormal 90 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Zoroark. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Fake TearsDark 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
47Low SweepFighting 65 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
56FlingDark 100
63EmbargoDark 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
77Psych UpNormal
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
95SnarlDark 55 95
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Zoroark 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
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Hone ClawsDark
1ImprisonPsychic
1LeerNormal 100
1Night DazeDark 85 95
1Night SlashDark 70 100
1PursuitDark 40 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
1U-turnBug 70 100
5PursuitDark 40 100
9Hone ClawsDark
13Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
17Feint AttackDark 60
21Scary FaceNormal 100
25TauntDark 100
29Foul PlayDark 95 100
34TormentDark 100
39AgilityPsychic
44EmbargoDark 100
49PunishmentDark 100
54Nasty PlotDark
59ImprisonPsychic
64Night DazeDark 85 95

Moves learnt on evolution

Zoroark learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sun & Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Night SlashDark 70 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CaptivateNormal 100
CopycatNormal
CounterFighting 100
Dark PulseDark 80 100
DetectFighting
ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100
MementoDark 100
SnatchDark
Sucker PunchDark 70 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Sun & Moon by a previous evolution of Zoroark. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Fake TearsDark 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
47Low SweepFighting 65 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
56FlingDark 100
63EmbargoDark 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
77Psych UpNormal
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
95SnarlDark 55 95
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Zoroark 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
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Zoroark sprites

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

Where to find Zoroark

Black
White
Lostlorn Forest
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 20, Pokémon Village
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Zorua
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Poni Grove