Dewott < Samurott > Patrat

Species Type
Formidable Pokémon Water.png
Number Ability
#503 Torrent
Shell Armor
Height Weight
4'11" (1.5m) 208.6 lbs (94.6kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 87.5% Female: 12.5%
Evolves From Evolves Into
Dewott N/A
Egg Group Catch Rate
Field 45
Tier EV Yield
NU/UU 3 Special Attack Points

Samurott (ダイケンキ) is the 9th Pokémon in the Unova Pokédex. It is a Water Type, and it is known as the Formidable Pokémon.

Samurott's two abilities are Shell Armor, an ability that protects the Pokémon from critical hits, and Torrent, which increases the Pokémon's water-type attacks by 50% when its HP falls below a third of its maximum. Shell Armor is only available if Samurott comes from the Dream World.

Oshawott evolves into Dewott at Level 17 and into Samurott at Level 36.

Samurott is in the Field Egg Group, and its Egg will take approximately 5,120 steps to hatch. It takes Samurott 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.


[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Samurott's appearance is that of a large otter with menacing eyes and a horn made up of conch shells on its forehead.

[edit] Gender Differences

Samurott has no distinguishable characteristics to differentiate between male and female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

The only way to obtain a Samurott is to evolve Dewott in Black, White, Black 2 and White 2.

[edit] Spin-off Games

In PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond, Samurott appears at Sea Song Beach in the Cove Area. It cannot be befriended unless you complete the game, then defeat it in battle. After those two conditions are fulfilled you'll be able to call Samurott into battle.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Two Samurott are listed as Rare Cards in the Black&White set. A third Samurott is listed amongst the Black/White Promo Cards.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Samurott has yet to appear in the anime.

[edit] Movies

Another trainer uses a Samurott in both versions of Pokémon Movie 14.

[edit] Manga

Samurott's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Samurott is a viable choice in either the NU (Never Utilize) or UU (Under Utilized) Tiers on the offensive side of things, but it is limited by a less-than-stellar movepool.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Black/White None Evolve Dewott
Black2/White2 None Evolve Dewott

[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 One swing of the sword incorporated in its armor can fell an opponent. A simple glare from one of them quiets everybody.
V Pokémon White Part of the armor on its anterior legs becomes a giant sword. Its cry alone is enough to intimidate most enemies.
V Pokémon Black 2 In the time it takes a foe to blink, it can draw and sheathe the seamitars attached to its front legs.
V Pokémon White 2 In the time it takes a foe to blink, it can draw and sheathe the seamitars attached to its front legs.

VI Pokémon X In the time it takes a foe to blink, it can draw and sheathe the seamitars attached to its front legs.
VI Pokémon Y One swing of the sword incorporated in its armor can fell an opponent. A simple glare from one of them quiets everybody.
VI Pokémon Omega Ruby
VI Pokémon Alpha Sapphire

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
- 300 394 -
184 205 299 328
157 175 269 295
Sp. Atk
198 221 315 346
Sp. Def
130 145 239 262
130 145 239 262

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Megahorn Bug.png 120 85 Physical
Start Tackle Normal.png 50 100 Physical
Tail Whip Normal.png N/A 100 Status
Water Gun Water.png 40 100 Special
Water Sport Water.png N/A 100 Special
13 Focus Energy Normal.png N/A 100 Status
17 Razor Shell Water.png 75 95 Physical
20 Fury Cutter Bug.png 20 95 Physical
25 Water Pulse Water.png 40 100 Special
28 Revenge Fighting.png 60 100 Physical
33 Aqua Jet Water.png 40 100 Physical
36 Slash Normal.png 70 100 Physical
38 Encore Normal.png N/A 100 Special
45 Aqua Tail Water.png 90 90 Physical
50 Retaliate Normal.png 70 100 Physical
57 Swords Dance Normal.png N/A 100 Status
62 Hydro Pump Water.png 120 80 Special

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM No. Move Type Power Acc% Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.png -- 90 Status
TM07 Hail Ice.png -- -- Status
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM12 Taunt Dark.png -- 100 Status
TM13 Ice Beam Ice.png 90 100 Special
TM14 Blizzard Ice.png 110 70 Special
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.png 150 90 Special
TM17 Protect Normal.png -- -- Status
TM18 Rain Dance Water.png -- -- Status
TM21 Frustration Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM27 Return Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM28 Dig Ground.png 80 100 Physical
TM32 Double Team Normal.png -- -- Status
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.png 60 -- Physical
TM42 Facade Normal.png 70 100 Physical
TM44 Rest Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM45 Attract Normal.png -- 100 Status
TM48 Round Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM54 False Swipe Normal.png 40 100 Physical
TM55 Scald Water.png 80 100 Special
TM56 Fling Dark.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM67 Retaliate Normal.png 70 100 Physical
TM68 Giga Impact Normal.png 150 90 Physical
TM75 Swords Dance Normal.png -- -- Status
TM81 X-Scissor Bug.png 80 100 Physical
TM82 Dragon Tail Dragon.png 60 90 Physical
TM86 Grass Knot Grass.png  ?? 100 Special
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
HM03 Surf Water.png 95 100 Special
HM04 Strength Normal.png 80 100 Physical
HM05 Waterfall Water.png 80 100 Physical
HM06 Rock Smash Fighting.png 40 100 Physical

[edit] Via Breeding

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Copycat Normal.png -- --% Status
Detect Fighting.png -- --% Status
Air Slash Flying.png 75 95% Special
Assurance Dark.png 50 100% Physical
Brine Water.png 65 100% Special
Night Slash Dark.png 70 100% Physical
Trump Card Normal.png  ?? --% Special
Screech Normal.png -- 85% Status

[edit] Via Move Tutor

[edit] All Generation 5 Games

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Water Pledge Water.png 50 100% Special
Hydro Cannon Water.png 150 90% Special

[edit] Black 2/White 2 Exclusive Moves

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Aqua Tail Water.png 90 90% Physical
Block Normal.png -- --% Status
Covet Normal.png 60 100% Physical
Helping Hand Normal.png -- --% Status
Icy Wind Ice.png 55 95% Special
Iron Tail Steel.png 100 75% Physical
Knock Off Dark.png 20 100% Physical
Sleep Talk Normal.png -- --% Status
Snore Normal.png 40 100% Special
Superpower Fighting.png 120 100% Physical

[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line
Oshawott Dewott Samurott
Level 17 -- Level 36

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages

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