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125: Electabuzz

Essentials

Electabuzz

Electabuzz

Electric

Abilities

Static

Has a 30% chance of paralyzing attacking Pokémon on contact.

Hidden Ability

Vital Spirit

Prevents sleep.

Damage Taken

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

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 1
National
125
Kanto
125 Red, Blue, Yellow, FireRed, LeafGreen
Original Johto
155 Gold, Silver, Crystal
Extended Sinnoh
198 Platinum
Updated Johto
157 HeartGold, SoulSilver
Updated Unova
57 Black 2, White 2

Names

French
Élektek
Spanish
Electabuzz
Korean
에레브
German
Elektek
Italian
Electabuzz
Chinese
電擊獸
Japanese
エレブー (erebuu)
Official roomaji
Eleboo

Breeding

Gender
¾ male, ¼ female Search:
Egg groups
  • Human-Like
Hatch counter
25 Search:
Steps to hatch
6630 / 3570

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
172 Search:
Effort points
  • 2 Speed
Capture rate
45 Search:
Base happiness
70 Search:
Growth rate
medium Search:

Wild held items

Generation 3 nothing
Diamond, Platinum 50% Electirizer Electirizer
Pearl 5% Electirizer Electirizer
HeartGold, SoulSilver nothing
Generation 5 nothing
Generation 6 nothing

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Elekid Electabuzz Level up, starting at level 30 Electivire Trade, while holding an Electirizer

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
65
48.7 303 334
Attack
83
60.3 234 265
Defense
57
33.1 182 213
Special Attack
95
77.4 258 289
Special Defense
85
72.7 238 269
Speed
105
90.3 278 309
Total
490
66.8

HeartGold, SoulSilver Pokéathlon Performance

★ Minimum; ✯ Base; ☆ Maximum

Speed
★✯✯☆
Power
★✯✯☆
Skill
★★✯☆
Stamina
★★✯☆
Jump
★★✯
Total
8/15/19

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black, White

It windmills its arms to slightly boost its punches. Foes have been known to escape in the meantime.

Black 2, White 2

Research is progressing on storing lightning in Electabuzz so this energy can be used at any time.

Generation 6
X

Electricity runs across the surface of its body. In darkness, its entire body glows a whitish blue.

Y

It loves to feed on strong electricity. It occasionally appears around large power plants and so on.

Sprites

Electabuzz Electabuzz Electabuzz Electabuzz

Miscellany

Species
Electric Search:
Color
Yellow Search:
Cry
Habitat FireRed, LeafGreen
grassland Search:
Footprint
Electabuzz
Shape
Sciurine Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Electabuzz
11

3'7.3"
1.1 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Electabuzz
300

66.1 lb
30.0 kg

Locations

Red Red
FireRed FireRed
Platinum Platinum
HeartGold HeartGold
SoulSilver SoulSilver

Pal Park

Area
Mountain
Score
70
Rate
20

Moves

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

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

Generation 1 Gold, Silver Crystal Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Quick Attack Normal physical 30 40 100% 1

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Leer Normal status 30 100%

Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.

34 Thunder Shock Electric special 30 40 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

7 7 6 5 5 Thunder Shock Electric special 30 40 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

10 10 11 8 8 Low Kick Fighting physical 20 * 100%

Inflicts more damage to heavier targets, with a maximum of 120 power.

16 16 16 12 12 Swift Normal special 20 60

Never misses.

19 19 21 15 15 Shock Wave Electric special 20 60

Never misses.

19 19 Thunder Wave Electric status 20 100%

Paralyzes the target.

22 22 Electro Ball Electric special 10 * 100%

Power is higher when the user has greater Speed than the target, up to a maximum of 150.

Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

9 9 9 Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

17 17 17 25 25 26 26 26 Light Screen Psychic status 30

Reduces damage from special attacks by 50% for five turns.

32 Electro Ball Electric special 10 * 100%

Power is higher when the user has greater Speed than the target, up to a maximum of 150.

28 28 38 29 29 Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

37 37 44 36 36 Discharge Electric special 15 80 100%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

25 25 25 Swift Normal special 20 60

Never misses.

37 36 36 36 42 42 Screech Normal status 40 85%

Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.

42 Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

49 Light Screen Psychic status 30

Reduces damage from special attacks by 50% for five turns.

47 47 47 43 43 50 49 49 Thunderbolt Electric special 15 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

52 52 56 Screech Normal status 40 85%

Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.

54 58 58 58 58 58 62 55 55 Thunder Electric special 10 110 70%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

Generation 1 Gold, Silver Crystal Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.
Egg, learned by Elekid but not Electabuzz
• • • • • • • • Barrier Psychic status 20

Raises the user's Defense by two stages.

• • • • • • • Cross Chop Fighting physical 5 100 80%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

• • • • • Dynamic Punch Fighting physical 5 100 50%

Has a 100% chance to confuse the target.

• • • • Feint Normal physical 10 30 100% 2

Hits through Protect and Detect.

• • • • • • Fire Punch Fire physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

• • • Focus Punch Fighting physical 20 150 100% -3

If the user takes damage before attacking, the attack is canceled.

• • • Hammer Arm Fighting physical 10 100 90%

Lowers user's Speed by one stage.

• • • • • • Ice Punch Ice physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

• • • • • • • • Karate Chop Fighting physical 25 50 100%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

• • • • • • • • Meditate Psychic status 40

Raises the user's Attack by one stage.

• • • • • • • • Rolling Kick Fighting physical 15 60 85%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Generation 1 Gold, Silver Crystal Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Body Slam Normal physical 15 85 100%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Counter Fighting physical 20 * 100% -5

Inflicts twice the damage the user received from the last physical hit it took.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Covet Normal physical 25 60 100%

Takes the target's item.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Dual Chop Dragon physical 15 40 90%

Hits twice in one turn.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Dynamic Punch Fighting physical 5 100 50%

Has a 100% chance to confuse the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Electroweb Electric special 15 55 95%

Lowers the target's Speed by one stage.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Fire Punch Fire physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Helping Hand Normal status 20 5

Ally's next move inflicts half more damage.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Ice Punch Ice physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Iron Tail Steel physical 15 100 75%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Low Kick Fighting physical 20 * 100%

Inflicts more damage to heavier targets, with a maximum of 120 power.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Magnet Rise Electric status 10

User is immune to Ground moves and effects for five turns.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mega Kick Normal physical 5 120 75%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mega Punch Normal physical 20 80 85%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mimic Normal status 10

Copies the target's last used move.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mud-Slap Ground special 10 20 100%

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

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Seismic Toss Fighting physical 20 * 100%

Inflicts damage equal to the user's level.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Signal Beam Bug special 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 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.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

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

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Swift Normal special 20 60

Never misses.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Thunder Wave Electric status 20 100%

Paralyzes the target.

Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Thunderbolt Electric special 15 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

Tutor, learned by Elekid but not Electabuzz
Crystal Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Uproar Normal special 10 90 100%

Forced to use this move for several turns. Pokémon cannot fall asleep in that time.

Generation 1 Gold, Silver Crystal Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 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 01 Focus Punch Fighting physical 20 150 100% -3

If the user takes damage before attacking, the attack is canceled.

01 01 Dynamic Punch Fighting physical 5 100 50%

Has a 100% chance to confuse the target.

02 02 Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

03 03 Curse Ghost status 10

Ghosts pay half their max HP to hurt the target every turn. Others decrease Speed but raise Attack and Defense.

01 Mega Punch Normal physical 20 80 85%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

05 Mega Kick Normal physical 5 120 75%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

06 06 06 06 06 06 06 06 06 Toxic Poison status 10 90%

Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.

08 Body Slam Normal physical 15 85 100%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

09 Take Down Normal physical 20 90 85%

User receives 1/4 the damage it inflicts in recoil.

10 Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

07 07 Zap Cannon Electric special 5 120 50%

Has a 100% chance to paralyze the target.

08 08 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

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

10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 Hidden Power Normal special 15 60 100%

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

13 13 Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

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

15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 Hyper Beam Normal special 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

17 Submission Fighting physical 25 80 80%

User receives 1/4 the damage it inflicts in recoil.

18 Counter Fighting physical 20 * 100% -5

Inflicts twice the damage the user received from the last physical hit it took.

19 Seismic Toss Fighting physical 20 * 100%

Inflicts damage equal to the user's level.

20 Rage Normal physical 20 20 100%

If the user is hit after using this move, its Attack rises by one stage.

16 16 16 16 16 16 Light Screen Psychic status 30

Reduces damage from special attacks by 50% for five turns.

17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 Rain Dance Water status 5

Changes the weather to rain for five turns.

20 20 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 Frustration Normal physical 20 * 100%

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

23 23 23 23 23 Iron Tail Steel physical 15 100 75%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

24 24 24 24 24 24 24 Thunderbolt Electric special 15 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 Thunder Electric special 10 110 70%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

27 27 27 27 27 27 27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

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

29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 Psychic Psychic special 10 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

31 31 31 31 31 31 Brick Break Fighting physical 15 75 100%

Destroys Reflect and Light Screen.

31 31 Mud-Slap Ground special 10 20 100%

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

30 Teleport Psychic status 20

Immediately ends wild battles. No effect otherwise.

31 Mimic Normal status 10

Copies the target's last used move.

32 32 32 32 32 32 32 32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

34 34 34 Shock Wave Electric special 20 60

Never misses.

42 42 42 42 42 42 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

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

43 43 43 Secret Power Normal physical 20 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.

33 33 Ice Punch Ice physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

34 34 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

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

35 35 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

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

33 Reflect Psychic status 20

Reduces damage from physical attacks by half.

34 Bide Normal physical 10 * 1

User waits for two turns, then hits back for twice the damage it took.

35 Metronome Normal status 10

Randomly selects and uses any move in the game.

39 39 39 Swift Normal special 20 60

Never misses.

41 41 Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

43 43 Detect Fighting status 5 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

40 Skull Bash Normal physical 10 130 100%

Raises the user's Defense by one stage. User charges for one turn before attacking.

44 44 44 44 44 44 44 44 44 Rest Psychic status 10

User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.

45 45 45 45 45 45 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.

46 46 46 46 46 46 46 46 Thief Dark physical 25 60 100%

Takes the target's item.

48 48 Fire Punch Fire physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

47 47 47 Low Sweep Fighting physical 20 65 100%

Lowers the target's Speed by one stage.

48 48 48 Round Normal special 15 60 100%

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

45 Thunder Wave Electric status 20 100%

Paralyzes the target.

52 52 52 52 52 Focus Blast Fighting special 5 120 70%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

56 56 56 56 56 Fling Dark physical 10 * 100%

Throws held item at the target; power depends on the item.

57 57 57 57 57 Charge Beam Electric special 10 50 90%

Has a 70% chance to raise the user's Special Attack by one stage.

58 58 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

68 68 68 68 68 Giga Impact Normal physical 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

70 70 70 70 70 Flash Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

72 72 72 Volt Switch Electric special 20 70 100%

User must switch out after attacking.

46 Psywave Psychic special 15 * 100%

Inflicts damage between 50% and 150% of the user's level.

73 73 73 73 73 Thunder Wave Electric status 20 100%

Paralyzes the target.

78 78 Captivate Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.

82 82 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

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

83 83 Natural Gift Normal physical 15 * 100%

Power and type depend on the held berry.

87 87 87 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.

50 90 90 90 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.

93 93 93 Wild Charge Electric physical 15 90 100%

User receives 1/4 the damage it inflicts in recoil.

94 94 94 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

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

98 Power-Up Punch Fighting physical 20 40 100%

Has a 100% chance to raise the user's Attack by one stage.

100 Confide Normal status 20

Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

H4 H4 H4 H4 H4 H4 H4 H4 H4 Strength Normal physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

H5 H5 H5 H5 Flash Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

H6 H6 H6 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

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

H8 H8 Rock Climb Normal physical 20 90 85%

Has a 20% chance to confuse the target.

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