Zorua

Zorua is a Dark type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Tricky Fox Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 570
Type Dark
Species Tricky Fox Pokémon
Height 2′04″ (0.7 m)
Weight 27.6 lbs (12.5 kg)
Abilities Illusion
Local № 076 (Black/White)
151 (Black 2/White 2)
124 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
028 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
Japanese Zoroa

Training

EV yield 1 Special Attack
Catch rate 75 (9.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 66
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 25 (base 6,400 steps)

Base stats

HP 40
190 284
Attack 65
121 251
Defense 40
76 196
Sp. Atk 80
148 284
Sp. Def 40
76 196
Speed 65
121 251
Total 330 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 Zorua.

Evolution chart

(Level 30)

Name origin

zorro
Spanish for ‘fox’

Pokédex entries

Black It changes into the forms of others to surprise them. Apparently, it often transforms into a silent child.
White To protect themselves from danger, they hide their true identities by transforming into people and Pokémon.
Black 2
White 2
It changes so it looks just like its foe, tricks it, and then uses that opportunity to flee.
X
Omega Ruby
It changes so it looks just like its foe, tricks it, and then uses that opportunity to flee.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
To protect themselves from danger, they hide their true identities by transforming into people and Pokémon.
Ultra Sun This Pokémon has a cowardly disposition, so when it’s not around friends, it basically always stays transformed as something else.
Ultra Moon If a normally talkative child suddenly stops talking, it may have been replaced by Zorua.

Moves learned by Zorua

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
5PursuitDark 40 100
9Fake TearsDark 100
13Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
17Feint AttackDark 60
21Scary FaceNormal 100
25TauntDark 100
29Foul PlayDark 95 100
33TormentDark 100
37AgilityPsychic
41EmbargoDark 100
45PunishmentDark 100
49Nasty PlotDark
53ImprisonPsychic
57Night DazeDark 85 95

Egg moves

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

Zorua 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
SnatchDark
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100
TrickPsychic 100
UproarNormal 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

Zorua 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
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
56FlingDark 100
63EmbargoDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
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

Zorua 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
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
5PursuitDark 40 100
9Fake TearsDark 100
13Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
17Feint AttackDark 60
21Scary FaceNormal 100
25TauntDark 100
29Foul PlayDark 95 100
33TormentDark 100
37AgilityPsychic
41EmbargoDark 100
45PunishmentDark 100
49Nasty PlotDark
53ImprisonPsychic
57Night DazeDark 85 95

Egg moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

Zorua 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
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
56FlingDark 100
63EmbargoDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
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

Zorua 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
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Zorua sprites

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

Where to find Zorua

Black
White
Castelia City
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Breed Zoroark
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 101
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 1