Golurk < Pawniard > Bisharp
Species Type
Sharp Blade Pokémon Dark.gif Steel.gif
Number Ability
#624 Defiant/Inner Focus
Height Weight
1'8" (0.5m) 22.5 lbs (10.2kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
None Bisharp
Egg Group Catch Rate
Human-Like 120
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 Attack Point

Pawniard (コマタナ) is the 130th Pokémon in the Unova Pokédex. It is a Dark/Steel Type, and is classified as the Sharp Blade Pokémon.

Pawniard can have one of two abilities: Defiant, which raises this Pokémon's attack by two stages when its stats get lowered by an opponent; or Inner Focus, which protects this Pokémon from flinching except when attempting to use Focus Punch. Pawniard's Hidden Ability is Pressure, which lowers the PP of the opposing Pokémons' moves by 2 instead of 1.

Pawniard gain the opportunity to evolve into Bisharp starting at Level 52.

Pawniard is in the Human-Like Egg Group, and its Egg will take approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Pawniard One Million Experience Points to reach Level 100.




Pawniard takes a human-like appearance with knives as a prominent object. A knife blade can be seen at the top of its head, and the ends of each hand appear to be knife blades.

Gender Differences

Pawniard has no visible characteristics to differentiate between male and female.

Game Information

Original Games

Pawniard can be found at Routes 9 and 11 in Black and White. In Black 2 and White 2, Pawniard appears at Route 9.

Spin-off Games

Pawniard can be found at the Arbor Area's Windmill Way in Poké Park 2: Wonders Beyond. After defeating Chandelure in a battle at Wish Park, defeat Bisharp in battle to befriend Pawniard.

Pawniard appears within the Shadow Nation, Steel Nation and Blizzard Nation in Pokémon Conquest.

Trading Card Game

Pawniard is listed in four different sets, the Team Plasma Gift Set and the Kalos Starter Set. It is listed as a Common Card in the Noble Victories (2), Dark Explorers, Plasma Freeze (2) and XY sets.

Anime/Manga Information


Georgia uses a Pawniard in the episodes Cilan Versus Trip, Ash Versus Georgia!! and The Club Battle Hearts of Fury, Emolga Versus Sawk!


Pawniard has yet to appear in a full-length feature as of writing.


Pawniard's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

Pokémon Information

Competitive Battling

Pawniard is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved tier of Competitive battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.

Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Black/White 20%
Route 9 (Regular and Double Grass)
Route 11 (Regular Grass)
Black 2/White 2 15% Route 9 (Regular and Double Grass)
X/Y TBD Route 15, Lost Hotel, Friend Safari

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
V Black Blades comprise this Pokémon's entire body. If battling dulls the blades, it sharpens them on stones by the river.
White They fight at Bisharp's command. They cling to their prey and inflict damage by sinking their blades into it.
Black 2 Ignoring their injuries, groups attack by sinking the blades that cover their bodies into their prey.
White 2 Ignoring their injuries, groups attack by sinking the blades that cover their bodies into their prey.
VI X Blades comprise this Pokémon's entire body. If battling dulls the blades, it sharpens them on stones by the river.
Y Ignoring their injuries, groups attack by sinking the blades that cover their bodies into their prey.
Omega Ruby Blades comprise this Pokémon's entire body. If battling dulls the blades, it sharpens them on stones by the river.
Alpha Sapphire Ignoring their injuries, groups attack by sinking the blades that cover their bodies into their prey.


Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
. 200 294 .
157 175 269 295
130 145 239 262
Sp. Atk
76 85 179 196
Sp. Def
76 85 179 196
112 125 219 240


Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Scratch Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
6 Leer Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
9 Fury Cutter Bug.gif 20 100 Physical.png
14 Torment Dark.gif N/A 100 Other.png
17 Faint Attack Dark.gif 60 N/A Physical.png
22 Scary Face Normal.gif N/A 100 Other.png
25 Metal Claw Steel.gif 50 95 Physical.png
30 Slash Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
33 Assurance Dark.gif 50 100 Physical.png
38 Metal Sound Steel.gif N/A 85 Other.png
41 Embargo Dark.gif N/A 100 Other.png
46 Iron Defense Steel.gif N/A N/A Other.png
49 Night Slash Dark.gif 70 100 Physical.png
54 Iron Head Steel.gif 80 100 Physical.png
57 Swords Dance Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
62 Guillotine Normal.gif ?? 30 Physical.png


TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM01 Hone Claws Dark.gif -- -- Other.png
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM12 Taunt Dark.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM28 Dig Ground.gif 80 100 Physical.png
TM31 Brick Break Fighting.gif 75 100 Physical.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM37 Sandstorm Rock.gif -- -- Other.png
TM39 Rock Tomb Rock.gif 60 95 Physical.png
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.gif 60 -- Physical.png
TM41 Torment Dark.gif -- 100 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 60 100 Physical.png
TM47 Low Sweep Fighting.gif 65 100 Physical.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM54 False Swipe Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
TM56 Fling Dark.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM63 Embargo Dark.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM65 Shadow Claw Ghost.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM66 Payback Dark.gif 50 100 Physical.png
TM67 Retaliate Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM69 Rock Polish Rock.gif -- -- Other.png
TM73 Thunder Wave Electric.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM75 Swords Dance Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM81 X-Scissor Bug.gif 80 100 Physical.png
TM84 Poison Jab Poison.gif 80 100 Physical.png
TM86 Grass Knot Grass.gif  ?? 100 Special.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM95 Snarl Dark.gif 55 95 Special.png
HM01 Cut Normal.gif 50 95 Physical.png

Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Headbutt Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
Mean Look Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Psycho Cut Psychic.gif 70 100 Physical.png
Pursuit Dark.gif 40 100 Physical.png
Quick Guard Fighting.gif -- -- Other.png
Revenge Fighting.gif 60 100 Physical.png
Stealth Rock Rock.gif -- -- Other.png
Sucker Punch Dark.gif 80 100 Physical.png

Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Dark Pulse Dark.gif 80 100 Special.png
Dual Chop Dragon.gif 40 90 Physical.png
Foul Play Dark.gif 95 100 Physical.png
Iron Defense Steel.gif -- -- Other.png
Iron Head Normal.gif 80 100 Physical.png
Knock Off Dark.gif 20 100 Physical.png
Low Kick Fighting.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Magnet Rise Electric.gif -- -- Other.png
Role Play Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snatch Dark.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Spite Ghost.gif -- 100 Other.png
Stealth Rock Rock.gif -- -- Other.png

Evolution Line

Rare Candy Sprite.png
Level 52

Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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