Electabuzz

Electabuzz
エレブー
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Jynx < Electabuzz > Magmar
Species
Type
Electric Pokémon
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Number
Ability
#125
Height
Weight
3′7″ (1.1m)
66.1 lbs. (30kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 75%
Female: 25%
Evolves From
Evolves Into
Egg Group
Catch Rate
45
Tier
EV Yield
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Electabuzz (エレブー) is the 125th Pokémon in the Pokédex. It is an Electric type, and is known as the Electric Pokémon.

Electabuzz uses the Static Ability. This Ability causes Paralysis 30% of the time in which an opponent uses an attack that requires physical contact against it. Its Hidden Ability is Vital Spirit, which gives it an immunity to the Sleep Status Condition.

Elekid evolve into Electabuzz starting at Level 30 from Generation II onward. Starting in Generation IV, Electabuzz can evolve into an Electivire if it is traded while holding an Electirizer.

Electabuzz is in the Human-Like Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 6,400 Steps to hatch. It takes Electabuzz One Million Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

Biology

Physiology

Electabuzz is a Pokémon with a human-like body figure, it also has hands that are human-like which has five fingers on each hand. It has yellow fur with black stripes that look like lightning bolts. It has a tale similar to a Lemurs but replacing the white stripes with yellow. Electabuzz has feet that are quite similar to a birds. On the top of its head it has two antennas which has rounding at the tips. In between the antennas is two long slim tufts that make a 'v' shape.

Gender Differences

Electabuzz doesn't have any gender differences.

Game Information

Original Games

Electabuzz appear at the Power Plant in Pokémon Red. In Gold, Silver and Crystal, Electabuzz can be found on Route 10, outside the Power Plant. Electabuzz reprise their original appearance at the Power Plant in Pokémon Fire Red.

Electabuzz inhabit Route 222 in Platinum. In Heart Gold and Soul Silver, Electabuzz can be found on Route 10 and at the Safari Zone's Forest area after placing 4 Peak Objects in the area.

In Pokémon X and Y, Electabuzz can be caught in the Friend Safari. In Pokémon Sun and Moon, it can be caught at Route 12 and Blush Mountain when called on by an Elekid in an S.O.S. Battle.

Evolving an Elekid is the only way to obtain an Electabuzz in Diamond, Pearl, Pokémon White, Pokémon White 2, Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire.

Spin-Off Games

Electabuzz is a Shadow Pokémon obtainable in Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness. It can be snagged at Citadark Isle from Cipher Admin Ardos.

Electabuzz can be found at Secret Storage 7 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.

The only way to obtain an Electabuzz in the first set of Mystery Dungeon games is to evolve an Elekid. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Electabuzz can be found at Amp Plains 10F & I1F-9F. Electabuzz is exclusive to Light Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Light Summit 11F-20F.

Electabuzz appear at Team Go-Go Headquarters in Pokémon Ranger. Electabuzz are more frequently in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia, appearing at the Cargo Ship, Chroma Ruins and Altru Building. In Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs, Electabuzz inhabit the Second Floor of Mt. Layuda's Interior in the Present, but Electabuzz doesn't appear in the Past Missions.

Electabuzz can be found at Firebreathing Mountain Factory 3-3 and World Axle Factory B2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.

Trading Card Game

Electabuzz is listed in the Wizards Promos (2) and Best of Game Promo sets. Electabuzz is listed as a Common Card in the Versus, Diamond and Pearl, Secret Wonders and Boundaries Crossed sets; as an Uncommon Card in the Neo Genesis, Expedition, EX Sandstorm, EX Dragon Frontiers and Triumphant sets; and as a Rare Card in the Base, Gym Heroes (2), EX Ruby and Sapphire (EX Card), EX Unseen Forces, EX Dragon Frontiers (Delta Species Card), and Platinum Sets.

In the Platinum set, Electabuzz is listed as a Hidden Card, which is a reprint of the Electabuzz card from the Base Set.

Anime/Manga Information

Anime

Drake of the Orange Islands would use an Electabuzz in the episode Enter The Dragonite as part of Ash's Orange League challenge. Electabuzz would defeat Bulbasaur before being defeated by a Seismic Toss from Charizard.

Paul would obtain an Electabuzz after his Elekid evolved in the episode Smells Like Team Spirit. Paul would continue to use Electabuzz in many different battles; while it wasn't used in his Sinnoh League battle against Ash it did make a cameo appearance in Familiarity Breeds Strategy!.

Movies

Other trainers use an Electabuzz in the films Mewtwo Strikes Back and Zoroark: Master of Illusions. Wild Electabuzz make an appearance in The Power of One.

Manga

Electabuzz's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

Pokémon Information

Competitive Battling

Electabuzz is a viable option in the Never-Utilized Tier of Competitive Battling thanks to a high Speed and good Special Attack, but it can also utilize physical attacks such as Cross Chop and Ice Punch. It's also a great user of Choice Scarf on a revenge-killing set. Special Walls will perform well against Electabuzz but should be wary of mixed sweeper sets. Ground-Type Pokémon will also perform well against Electabuzz.

Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Red Rare Power Plant
Blue/Yellow None Trade
Gold/Silver/Crystal Uncommon Route 10
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald None Trade
Fire Red Rare Power Plant
LeafGreen None Trade
XD: Gale of Darkness Only One Citadark Isle (Snag from Cipher Admin Ardos)
Diamond/Pearl None Evolve Elekid
Platinum 20% Route 22 (Night)
Platinum 30% Route 22 (Morning, Day)
Heart Gold/Soul Silver 5% Route 10 (Morning & Night)
Heart Gold/Soul Silver 10% Route 10 (Day)
Heart Gold/Soul Silver Unknown% Safari Zone: Forest (Place 4 Peak Objects, 0 Day Wait)
Black None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade
White None Evolve Elekid
Black 2 None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade
White 2 None Evolve Elekid
X/Y -- Friend Safari
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire None Evolve Elekid
Sun/Moon 10% Route 12, Blush Mountain (S.O.S. Battle)

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
I Red Normally found near power plants, they can wander away and cause major blackouts in cities.
Blue Normally found near power plants, they can wander away and cause major blackouts in cities.
Yellow If a major power outage occurs, its is certain that this Pokémon has eaten electricity at a power plant.
II Gold Electricity runs across the surface of its body. In darkness, its entire body glows a whitish-blue.
Silver Its body constantly discharges electricity. Getting close to it will make your hair stand on end.
Crystal When two Electabuzz touch, they control the electric currents to communicate their feelings.
III Ruby When a storm arrives, gangs of this Pokémon compete with each other to scale heights that are likely to be stricken by lightning bolts. Some towns use Electabuzz in place of lightning rods.
Sapphire When a storm arrives, gangs of this Pokémon compete with each other to scale heights that are likely to be stricken by lightning bolts. Some towns use Electabuzz in place of lightning rods.
Emerald When a storm approaches, it competes with others to scale heights that are likely to be stricken by lightning. Some towns use Electabuzz in place of lightning rods.
FireRed It loves to feed on strong electricity. It occasionally appears around large power plants and so on.
LeafGreen Normally found near power plants, they can wander away and cause major blackouts in cities.
IV Diamond Half of all blackouts occur when this Pokémon appears at power plants and eats electricity.
Pearl Half of all blackouts occur when this Pokémon appears at power plants and eats electricity.
Platinum It windmills its arms to slightly boost its punches. Foes have been known to escape in the meantime.
HeartGold Electricity runs across the surface of its body. In darkness, its entire body glows a whitish-blue.
SoulSilver Its body constantly discharges electricity. Getting close to it will make your hair stand on end.
V Black It windmills its arms to slightly boost its punches. Foes have been known to escape in the meantime.
White It windmills its arms to slightly boost its punches. Foes have been known to escape in the meantime.
Black 2 Research is progressing on storing lightning in Electabuzz so this energy can be used at any time.
White 2 Research is progressing on storing lightning in Electabuzz so this energy can be used at any time.
VI X Electricity runs across the surface of its body. In darkness, its body glows a whitish blue.
Y It loves to feed on strong electricity. It occasionally appears around large power plants and so on.
Omega Ruby When a storm arrives, gangs of this Pokémon compete with each other to scale heights that are likely to be stricken by lightning bolts. Some towns use Electabuzz in place of lightning rods.
Alpha Sapphire When a storm arrives, gangs of this Pokémon compete with each other to scale heights that are likely to be stricken by lightning bolts. Some towns use Electabuzz in place of lightning rods.
VII Sun Half of all sudden blackouts are caused by Electabuzz gathering at electric power plants and gobbling up electricity.
Moon Electricity leaks from it in amounts far greater than the amount of electricity it eats.

Pokéthlon Statistics

Stats
Speed
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Power
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Technique
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Stamina
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Jump
Full.pngFull.pngFull.png

Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
65
. 240 334 .
Atk
83
153 171 265 291
Def
57
107 119 213 234
Sp. Atk
95
175 195 289 317
Sp. Def
85
157 175 269 295
Speed
105
193 215 309 339

Moves

Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Quick Attack Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
Start Leer Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
Start Thunder Shock Electric.gif 40 100 Special.png
5 Thunder Shock Electric.gif 40 100 Special.png
8 Low Kick Fighting.gif ?? 100 Physical.png
12 Swift Normal.gif 60 -- Special.png
15 Shock Wave Electric.gif 60 -- Special.png
19 Thunder Wave Electric.gif -- 90 Other.png
22 Electro Ball Electric.gif ?? 100 Special.png
26 Light Screen Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
29 Thunder Punch Electric.gif 75 100 Physical.png
36 Discharge Electric.gif 80 100 Special.png
42 Screech Normal.gif -- 85 Other.png
49 Thunderbolt Electric.gif 90 100 Special.png
55 Thunder Electric.gif 110 70 Special.png

Via TM/HM

TM/HM - Gen 7
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Special.png
TM16 Light Screen Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM24 Thunderbolt Electric.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM25 Thunder Electric.gif 110 70 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM29 Psychic Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM31 Brick Break Fighting.gif 75 100 Physical.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM46 Thief Dark.gif 40 100 Physical.png
TM47 Low Sweep Fighting.gif 65 100 Physical.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM52 Focus Blast Fighting.gif 120 70 Special.png
TM56 Fling Dark.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM57 Charge Beam Electric.gif 50 90 Special.png
TM68 Giga Impact Normal.gif 150 90 Physical.png
TM72 Volt Switch Electric.gif 70 100 Special.png
TM73 Thunder Wave Electric.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 85 Other.png
TM88 Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM93 Wild Charge Electric.gif 90 100 Physical.png
TM100 Confide Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Barrier Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Cross Chop Fighting.gif 100 80 Physical.png
Dynamic Punch Fighting.gif 100 50 Physical.png
Feint Normal.gif 30 100 Physical.png
Fire Punch Fire.gif 75 100 Physical.png
Focus Punch Fighting.gif 150 100 Physical.png
Hammer Arm Fighting.gif 100 90 Physical.png
Ice Punch Ice.gif 75 100 Physical.png
Karate Chop Fighting.gif 50 100 Physical.png
Meditate Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Rolling Kick Fighting.gif 60 85 Physical.png

Z-Moves

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Breakneck Blitz Normal.gif 200*/200* -- Physical.png Special.png
All-Out Pummeling Fighting.gif 200*/190* -- Physical.png Special.png
Inferno Overdrive Fire.gif 140 -- Physical.png
Gigavolt Havoc Electric.gif 175*/185* -- Physical.png Special.png
Shattered Psyche Psychic.gif 175 -- Special.png
Subzero Slammer Ice.gif 140 -- Physical.png
Black Hole Eclipse Dark.gif 120 -- Physical.png

Transfer Only Z-Moves

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Tectonic Rage Ground.gif 100 -- Special.png
Savage Spin-Out Bug.gif 140 -- Special.png
Corkscrew Crash Steel.gif 180 -- Physical.png
Devastating Drake Dragon.gif 100 -- Physical.png

Past Moves

Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Covet Normal.gif 60 100 Physical.png
Dual Chop Dragon.gif 40 90 Physical.png
Electroweb Electric.gif 55 95 Special.png
Fire Punch Fire.gif 75 100 Physical.png
Helping Hand Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Ice Punch Ice.gif 75 100 Physical.png
Iron Tail Steel.gif 100 75 Physical.png
Low Kick Fighting.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Magnet Rise Electric.gif -- -- Other.png
Signal Beam Bug.gif 75 100 Special.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Thunderpunch Electric.gif 75 100 Physical.png

Elekid Exclusive Move Tutor Moves (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Uproar Normal.gif 90 100 Special.png

Generation III Exclusive Moves

Via Purification (Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Follow Me Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Via Move Tutor (Fire Red/Leaf Green)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Mega Punch Normal.gif 80 85 Physical.png
Mega Kick Normal.gif 120 75 Physical.png
Body Slam Normal.gif 85 100 Physical.png
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Counter Fighting.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Seismic Toss Fighting.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Mimic Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Generation IV Exclusive Moves

Via TM/HM

Via Move Tutor

Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Mud-Slap Ground.gif 20 100 Special.png
Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Headbutt Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png

Evolution Line

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Level 30
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Electabuzz
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Trade (Holding Electirizer)

Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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