Drifloon

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Drifloon
フワンテ
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Ambipom < Drifloon > Drifblim

Species Type
Balloon Pokémon Ghost.pngFlying.png
Number Ability
#425 Aftermath/Unburden
Flare Boost
Height Weight
1′4″ (0.4m) 2.6 lbs. (1.2kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
None Drifblim
Egg Group Catch Rate
Amorphous 125
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 HP

Drifloon (フワンテ) is the 65th Pokémon in the Sinnoh Pokédex. It is a Ghost/Flying Type, and is known as the Balloon Pokémon.

Drifloon has two main abilities, Aftermath and Unburden. The first ability it can have, Aftermath, takes away 25% of the Pokémon's HP that landed the finishing hit, but only if the finishing move required physical contact. The other ability, Unburden, doubles the Pokémon's Speed when their held item is used or lost. Drifloon can also have the ability Flare Boost as a Dream World ability. This ability will raise Drifloon's Special Attack by 50% when it is burned.

Drifloon gain the opportunity to evolve into Drifblim starting at Level 28.

Drifloon is in the Amorphous Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 7,680 Steps to hatch. It takes Drifloon 1,640,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Drifloon is a round Pokémon, closely resembling a balloon. It's body is purple, and it has two black, stringy arms extending out of its body serving as arms. At the end of these strings are its "hands" which are shaped like yellow hearts. Drifloon also has a "cloud on its head,and a yellow "X" across ifs face.

[edit] Gender Differences

Drifloon has no gender differences.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Drifloon appear once a week at Valley Windworks in Diamond, Pearl and Platinum. It always appears outside the Windworks on Fridays.

Drifloon can only be obtained by breeding a Drifblim in Black and White. In Black 2 and White 2, Drifloon can sometimes be found within a Hidden Hollow on Route 13.

[edit] Spin-Off Games

Drifloon can be found at Chasm Cave B1-B8 and Sky Stairway 1F-49F in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky. Drifloon is exclusive to Blazing Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing on the Path to Treasure Valley B15-B23.

Drifloon appears within Volcano Cave in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia. In Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs, Drifloon can be found floating around the skies of the Oblivia Region in the Present, and in the Light Temple Mission "At Last, Arceus and the Light" in the Past by defeating it and obtaining its Slate.

Drifloon appear at Misty Edgewater Forest 2-2 and Everspring Valley Hauntyard 4-2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.

Drifloon can be found at Spectra during a Swarm in Pokémon Conquest.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Drifloon is listed in Pokémon Organized Play Series 6 as an Uncommon Card. Drifloon is listed as a Common Card in the Majestic Dawn, Legends Awakened, Stormfornt, Supreme Victors, Undaunted, and Dragons Exalted (2) sets, and as an Uncommon Card in the Diamond and Pearl set. Drifloon is listed as a Secret Holographic Card in the Stormfront set, a Drifloon that is a Shiny Drifloon.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

A trainer named Paige would use a Drifloon during the episode Drifloon in the Wind, an episode that also featured Suicune. Fantina also used a Drifloon during the episode Playing the Leveling Field, which was used for a practice match against Ash.

[edit] Movies

Wild Drifloon appear in the films The Rise of Darkrai and Arceus and the Jewel of Life, along with the Pikachu Shorts "Pikachu's Exploration Club" and "Pikachu's Great Sparking Search."

[edit] Manga

Drifloon's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Drifloon is in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum Once per Week Valley Windworks (Friday)
Heart Gold/Soul Silver None Trade
Black/White None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Breed Drifblim
Black2/White2 Unknown% Route 13: Hidden Hollow

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red N/A
Pokémon Blue N/A
Pokémon Yellow N/A



II Pokémon Gold N/A
II Pokémon Silver N/A
II Pokémon Crystal N/A



III Pokémon Ruby N/A
III Pokémon Sapphire N/A
III Pokémon Emerald N/A
III Pokémon FireRed N/A
III Pokémon LeafGreen N/A



IV Pokémon Diamond A Pokémon formed by the spirits of people and Pokémon. It loves damp, humid seasons.
IV Pokémon Pearl It tugs on the hands of children to steal them away. However, it gets pulled around instead.
IV Pokémon Platinum Because of the way it floats aimlessly, an old folktale calls it a "Signpost for Wandering Spirits."
IV Pokémon HeartGold It is whispered that any child who mistakes Drifloon for a balloon and holds on to it could wind up missing.
IV Pokémon SoulSilver It is whispered that any child who mistakes Drifloon for a balloon and holds on to it could wind up missing.



V Pokémon Black Because of the way it floats aimlessly, an old folktale calls it a "Signpost for Wandering Spirits."
V Pokémon White Because of the way it floats aimlessly, an old folktale calls it a "Signpost for Wandering Spirits."
V Pokémon Black 2 These Pokémon are called the "Signpost for Wandering Spirits." Children holding them sometimes vanish.
V Pokémon White 2 These Pokémon are called the "Signpost for Wandering Spirits." Children holding them sometimes vanish.



VI Pokémon X A Pokémon formed by the spirits of people and Pokémon. It loves damp, humid seasons.
VI Pokémon Y These Pokémon are called the "Signpost for Wandering Spirits." Children holding them sometimes vanish.
VI Pokémon Omega Ruby
VI Pokémon Alpha Sapphire

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stat
Speed Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.png
Power Full.png
Technique Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngFull.png
Stamina Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngEmpty.png
Jump Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngFull.pngFull.png

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
Min-MinMaxMax+
HP
90
- 290 384 -
Atk
50
94 105 199 218
Def
34
65 73 167 183
Sp. Atk
60
112 125 219 240
Sp. Def
44
83 93 187 205
Spd
70
130 145 239 262

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

[edit] Black/White

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Constrict Normal.png 10 100 Physical
Start Minimize Normal.png N/A N/A Status
6 Astonish Ghost.png 30 100 Physical
11 Gust Flying.png 40 100 Special
14 Focus Energy Normal.png N/A N/A Status
17 Payback Dark.png 50 100 Physical
22 Hex Ghost.png 50 100 Special
27 Stockpile Normal.png N/A N/A Status
30 Swallow Normal.png N/A N/A Status
30 Spit Up Normal.png ?? 100 Special
33 Ominous Wind Ghost.png 60 100 Special
38 Baton Pass Normal.png N/A N/A Status
43 Shadow Ball Ghost.png 80 100 Special
46 Explosion Normal.png 250 100 Physical

[edit] Black2/White2

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Constrict Normal.png 10 100 Physical
Start Minimize Normal.png N/A N/A Status
4 Astonish Ghost.png 30 100 Physical
8 Gust Flying.png 40 100 Special
13 Focus Energy Normal.png N/A N/A Status
16 Payback Dark.png 50 100 Physical
20 Ominous Wind Ghost.png 60 100 Special
25 Stockpile Normal.png N/A N/A Status
27 Hex Ghost.png 50 100 Special
32 Swallow Normal.png N/A N/A Status
32 Spit Up Normal.png ?? 100 Special
36 Shadow Ball Ghost.png 80 100 Special
40 Amnesia Psychic.png N/A N/A Status
44 Baton Pass Normal.png N/A N/A Status
50 Explosion Normal.png 250 100 Physical

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM No. Move Type Power Acc% Class
TM04 Calm Mind Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM06 Toxic Poison.png -- 90 Status
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.png -- -- Status
TM17 Protect Normal.png -- -- Status
TM18 Rain Dance Water.png -- -- Status
TM19 Roost Flying.png -- -- Status
TM21 Frustration Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM24 Thunderbolt Electric.png 90 100 Special
TM25 Thunder Electric.png 110 70 Special
TM27 Return Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM29 Psychic Psychic.png 90 100 Special
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.png 80 100 Special
TM32 Double Team Normal.png -- -- Status
TM42 Facade Normal.png 70 100 Physical
TM44 Rest Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM45 Attract Normal.png -- 100 Status
TM46 Thief Dark.png 40 100 Physical
TM48 Round Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM57 Charge Beam Electric.png 50 90 Special
TM61 Will-O-Wisp Fire.png -- 85 Status
TM62 Acrobatics Flying.png 55 100 Physical
TM63 Embargo Dark.png -- 100 Status
TM64 Explosion Normal.png 250 100 Physical
TM66 Payback Dark.png 50 100 Physical
TM70 Flash Normal.png -- 100 Status
TM73 Thunder Wave Electric.png -- 100 Status
TM74 Gyro Ball Steel.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM77 Psych Up Normal.png -- -- Status
TM85 Dream Eater Psychic.png 100 100 Special
TM87 Swagger Normal.png -- 90 Status
TM90 Substitute Normal.png -- -- Status
HM01 Cut Normal.png 50 95 Physical


[edit] Via Breeding

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Memento Dark.png -- 100% Status
Body Slam Normal.png 85 100% Physical
Destiny Bond Ghost.png -- --% Status
Disable Normal.png -- 100% Status
Haze Ice.png -- --% Status
Hypnosis Psychic.png -- 60% Status
Weather Ball Normal.png 50 100% Special
Clear Smog Poison.png 50 --% Special
Defog Flying.png -- --% Status


[edit] Via Dream World

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Skill Swap Psychic.png -- --% Status

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Bind Normal.png 15 85% Physical
Icy Wind Ice.png 55 95% Special
Knock Off Dark.png 20 100% Physical
Magic Coat Psychic.png -- --% Status
Pain Split Normal.png -- --% Status
Recycle Normal.png -- --% Status
Skill Swap Psychic.png -- --% Status
Sleep Talk Normal.png -- --% Status
Snore Normal.png 40 100% Special
Spite Ghost.png -- 100% Status
Tailwind Flying.png -- --% Status
Trick Psychic.png -- 100% Status

[edit] Generation IV Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver)

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Air Cutter Flying.png 55 95% Special
Sucker Punch Dark.png 80 100% Physical
Swift Normal.png 60 --% Special
Mud-Slap Ground.png 20 100% Special
Rollout Rock.png 30 90% Physical

[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line
Drifloon Drifblim
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Level 28

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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Ghost.png
Psychic.png
Bug.png
Fighting.png
Grass.png
Dark.png
Normal.png
Steel.png
Electric.png
Bug.png
Fighting.png
Normal.png
Poison.png
Grass.png
Ground.png
Dark.png
Ghost.png
Electric.png
Ice.png
Rock.png

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