Essentials

Rufflet

Rufflet

Normal Flying

Abilities

Keen Eye

Prevents accuracy from being lowered.

Sheer Force

Strengthens moves with extra effects to 1.3× their power, but prevents their extra effects.

Hidden Ability

Hustle

Strengthens physical moves to inflict 1.5× damage, but decreases their accuracy to 0.8×.

Damage Taken

  • Bug ½
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric 2
  • Fairy 1
  • Fighting 1
  • Fire 1
  • Flying 1
  • Ghost 0
  • Grass ½
  • Ground 0
  • Ice 2
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock 2
  • Steel 1
  • Water 1

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 5
National
627
Original Unova
133 Black, White
Updated Unova
109 Black 2, White 2

Names

Japanese
ワシボン (washibon)
Korean
수리둥보
French
Furaiglon
German
Geronimatz
Spanish
Rufflet
Italian
Rufflet

Breeding

Gender
always male Search:
Egg groups
  • Flying
Hatch counter
20 Search:
Steps to hatch
5355 / 2805

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
70 Search:
Effort points
  • 1 Attack
Capture rate
190 Search:
Base happiness
70 Search:
Growth rate
slow Search:

Wild held items

Generation 5 nothing
Generation 6 nothing

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Rufflet Braviary Level up, starting at level 54

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
70
57.3 313 344
Attack
83
60.3 234 265
Defense
50
23.9 168 199
Special Attack
37
11.7 142 173
Special Defense
50
23.7 168 199
Speed
60
43.3 188 219
Total
350
31.3

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black

They crush berries with their talons. They bravely stand up to any opponent, no matter how strong it is.

White

They will challenge anything, even strong opponents, without fear. Their frequent fights help them become stronger.

Black 2, White 2

It stands up to massive opponents, not out of courage, but out of recklessness. But that is how it gets stronger.

Generation 6
X

They crush berries with their talons. They bravely stand up to any opponent, no matter how strong it is.

Y

They will challenge anything, even strong opponents, without fear. Their frequent fights help them become stronger.

Sprites

Rufflet Rufflet Rufflet Rufflet

Miscellany

Species
Eaglet Search:
Color
White Search:
Cry
Footprint
Rufflet
Shape
Alar Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Rufflet
5

1'7.7"
0.5 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Rufflet
105

23.1 lb
10.5 kg

Locations

White White
White 2 White 2

Moves

Normal and Flying moves get STAB, and have their type highlighted in green.

Physical moves better suit Rufflet's higher Attack, and have their class highlighted in green.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Peck Flying physical 35 35 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Leer Normal status 30 100%

Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.

5 5 Fury Attack Normal physical 20 15 85%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

10 10 Wing Attack Flying physical 35 60 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

14 14 Hone Claws Dark status 15

Raises the user's Attack and accuracy by one stage.

19 19 Scary Face Normal status 10 100%

Lowers the target's Speed by two stages.

23 23 Aerial Ace Flying physical 20 60

Never misses.

28 28 Slash Normal physical 20 70 100%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

32 32 Defog Flying status 15

Lowers the target's evasion by one stage. Removes field effects from the enemy field.

37 37 Tailwind Flying status 15

For three turns, friendly Pokémon have doubled Speed.

41 41 Air Slash Flying special 15 75 95%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

46 46 Crush Claw Normal physical 10 75 95%

Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

50 50 Sky Drop Flying physical 10 60 100%

Carries the target high into the air, dodging all attacks against either, and drops it next turn.

55 55 Whirlwind Normal status 20 -6

Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokémon.

59 59 Brave Bird Flying physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

64 64 Thrash Normal physical 10 120 100%

Hits every turn for 2-3 turns, then confuses the user.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Black 2, White 2 Heat Wave Fire special 10 95 90%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

Black 2, White 2 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

Black 2, White 2 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Black 2, White 2 Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Black 2, White 2 Superpower Fighting physical 5 120 100%

Lowers the user's Attack and Defense by one stage after inflicting damage.

Black 2, White 2 Tailwind Flying status 15

For three turns, friendly Pokémon have doubled Speed.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Machine: Can be taught at any time by using a TM or HM.
01 01 Hone Claws Dark status 15

Raises the user's Attack and accuracy by one stage.

06 06 Toxic Poison status 10 90%

Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.

08 08 Bulk Up Fighting status 20

Raises the user's Attack and Defense by one stage.

10 10 Hidden Power Normal special 15 60 100%

Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.

11 11 Sunny Day Fire status 5

Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.

17 17 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

18 18 Rain Dance Water status 5

Changes the weather to rain for five turns.

19 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

21 21 Frustration Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.

27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.

32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

39 39 Rock Tomb Rock physical 15 60 95%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.

40 40 Aerial Ace Flying physical 20 60

Never misses.

42 42 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.

44 44 Rest Psychic status 10

User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.

45 45 Attract Normal status 15 100%

Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.

48 48 Round Normal special 15 60 100%

Has double power if it's used more than once per turn.

51 Steel Wing Steel physical 25 70 90%

Has a 10% chance to raise the user's Defense by one stage.

58 58 Sky Drop Flying physical 10 60 100%

Carries the target high into the air, dodging all attacks against either, and drops it next turn.

65 65 Shadow Claw Ghost physical 15 70 100%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

67 67 Retaliate Normal physical 5 70 100%

Has double power if a friendly Pokémon fainted last turn.

80 80 Rock Slide Rock physical 10 75 90%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

83 Work Up Normal status 30

Raises the user's Attack and Special Attack by one stage each.

87 87 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

88 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

88 Pluck Flying physical 20 60 100%

If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.

89 89 U-turn Bug physical 20 70 100%

User must switch out after attacking.

90 90 Substitute Normal status 10

Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

94 94 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

100 Confide Normal status 20

Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

H1 H1 Cut Normal physical 30 50 95%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

H2 H2 Fly Flying physical 15 90 95%

User flies high into the air, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.

H4 H4 Strength Normal physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

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