Thundurus < Reshiram > Zekrom

Species Type
Vast White Pokémon Dragon.pngFire.png
Number Ability
#643 Turboblaze
Height Weight
10'6" (3.2m) 727.5 lbs (330kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: Genderless Female: Genderless
Evolves From Evolves Into
None None
Egg Group Catch Rate
Undiscovered 45
Tier EV Yield
Uber 3 Special Attack Points

Reshiram (レシラム) is 149th Pokémon in the Unova Pokédex. It is a Dragon/Fire type, and is known as the Vast White Pokémon.

Reshiram uses the Turboblaze Ability. Turboblaze is just like the Ability Mold Breaker, only difference between them is their name. Turboblaze cancels out effects of any ability that would stop or limit the effects and moves itselves used by the Pokémon with this Ability.

Reshiram doesn't evolve and doesn't have a pre-evolved form.

Reshiram is in the Undiscovered Egg Group; like most Legendary Pokémon Reshiram cannot breed. It takes Reshiram 1,250,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.


[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Reshriam takes on the appearance of a large white dragon. Its tail glows a fiery orange on occasion.

[edit] Gender Differences

Reshiram is a genderless Pokémon species.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Reshiram is exclusive to Pokémon Black, being essential to catch to continue with the story-line. It can be captured within N's Castle in Pokémon Black. N also has one in Pokémon White, but is unable to be caught. In White 2 Reshiram can be obtained at Dragonspiral Tower.

In Black 2 and White 2, a Reshiram can be merged with a Kyurem to become White Kyurem by using the DNA Link Pin

[edit] Spin-off Games

Reshiram appears at Wish Park in PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond after obtaining 20 White Feathers, then bringing them to the Arcane Area, the location of Reshiram's Shrine. The portal that opens up leads to Wish Park, where Reshiram will issue a challenge to battle you. Befriending Reshiram requires facing it in battle.

Reshiram is only available as the result of a Wi-Fi Event in Pokémon Conquest.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Four Reshiram Cards are listed in the Black/White Promo set, one of which is a Reshiram EX Card. Reshiram is listed as a Rare Card in the Black&White (2) and Next Destinies set. Two additional Reshiram Cards are listed in the Next Destinies set, both are Ultra Rare EX Cards.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Reshiram has yet to appear within the Anime as of writing.

[edit] Movies

Reshiram is featured in both versions of Pokémon Movie 14, but its role depends on the film. In the Black version, Reshiram aligns itself with Ash; in the White version Reshiram is aligned with Damon.

[edit] Manga

Reshiram's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Reshiram currently sits in the Uber tier of competitive battling. Its offensive Stats are amongst the best in the series, but its Speed isn't that great compared to its other Stats.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Black Only One N's Castle
Dragonspiral Tower
White None Trade
Black2 None Trade
White2 Only One Dragonspiral Tower

[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 N/A
IV Pokémon Pearl N/A
IV Pokémon Platinum N/A
IV Pokémon HeartGold N/A
IV Pokémon SoulSilver N/A

V Pokémon Black This Pokémon appears in legends. It sends flames into the air from its tail, burning up everything around it.
V Pokémon White When Reshiram's tail flares, the heat energy moves the atmosphere and changes the world's weather.
V Pokémon Black 2 This legendary Pokémon can scorch the world with fire. It helps those who want to build a world of truth.
V Pokémon White 2

VI Pokémon X
VI Pokémon Y
VI Pokémon Omega Ruby
VI Pokémon Alpha Sapphire

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
- 310 404 -
220 245 339 372
184 205 299 328
Sp. Atk
274 305 399 438
Sp. Def
220 245 339 372
166 185 279 306

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Fire Fang Fire.png 65 95 Physical
Start Dragon Rage Dragon.png ?? 100 Special
8 Imprison Psychic.png N/A N/A Status
15 Ancientpower Rock.png 60 100 Special
22 Flamethrower Fire.png 95 100 Special
29 Dragonbreath Dragon.png 60 100 Special
36 Slash Normal.png 70 100 Physical
43 Extrasensory Psychic.png 80 100 Special
50 Fusion Flare Fire.png 100 100 Special
54 Dragon Pulse Dragon.png 90 100 Special
64 Imprison Psychic.png N/A N/A Status
71 Crunch Dark.png 80 100 Physical
78 Fire Blast Fire.png 120 85 Special
85 Outrage Dragon.png 120 100 Physical
92 Hyper Voice Normal.png 90 100 Special
100 Blue Flare Fire.png 130 85 Special

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM No. Move Type Power Acc% Class
TM01 Hone Claws Dark.png -- -- Status
TM02 Dragon Claw Dragon.png 80 100 Physical
TM06 Toxic Poison.png -- 90 Status
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.png -- -- Status
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.png 150 90 Special
TM16 Light Screen Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM17 Protect Normal.png -- -- Status
TM20 Safeguard Normal.png -- -- Status
TM21 Frustration Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM22 Solarbeam Grass.png 120 100 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
TM35 Flamethrower Fire.png 90 100 Special
TM38 Fire Blast Fire.png 110 85 Special
TM39 Rock Tomb Rock.png 60 95 Physical
TM42 Facade Normal.png 70 100 Physical
TM43 Flame Charge Fire.png 50 100 Physical
TM44 Rest Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM48 Round Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM49 Echoed Voice Normal.png 40 100 Special
TM50 Overheat Fire.png 130 90 Special
TM52 Focus Blast Fighting.png 120 70 Special
TM56 Fling Dark.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM59 Incinerate Fire.png 60 100 Special
TM61 Will-O-Wisp Fire.png -- 85 Status
TM65 Shadow Claw Ghost.png 70 100 Physical
TM66 Payback Dark.png 50 100 Physical
TM68 Giga Impact Normal.png 150 90 Physical
TM71 Stone Edge Rock.png 100 80 Physical
TM80 Rock Slide Rock.png 75 90 Physical
TM82 Dragon Tail Dragon.png 60 90 Physical
TM87 Swagger Normal.png -- 90 Status
TM90 Substitute Normal.png -- -- Status
TM94 Secret Power Normal.png 70 100 Physical
HM01 Cut Normal.png 50 95 Physical
HM02 Fly Flying.png 90 95 Physical
HM04 Strength Normal.png 80 100 Physical

[edit] Via Breeding

Reshiram cannot breed.

[edit] Via Move Tutor

[edit] All Generation 5 Games

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Draco Meteor Dragon.png 140 90% Special

[edit] Black 2/White 2 Exclusive Moves

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Dragon Pulse Dragon.png 90 100% Special
Earth Power Ground.png 90 100% Special
Heat Wave Fire.png 100 90% Special
Hyper Voice Normal.png 90 100% Special
Outrage Dragon.png 120 100% Physical
Roost Flying.png -- --% Status
Sleep Talk Normal.png -- --% Status
Snore Normal.png 40 100% Special
Tailwind Flying.png -- --% Status
Zen Headbutt Psychic.png 80 90% Physical

[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages

[edit] Trivia

  • Reshiram was first revealed on May 28, 2010. It first appeared on the website at the same time as Zekrom. Reshiram, Pikachu, and Zekrom were apart of a float in the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade in 2010.

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Last edited by Docile on 25 February 2014 at 13:12
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