Surskit

Surskit
アメタマ
Surskit.png
Gardevoir < Surskit > Masquerain
Species Type
Pond Skater Pokémon Bug.gif Water.gif
Number Ability
#283 Swift Swim
Rain Dish
Height Weight
1′8″ (0.5m) 3.7 lbs. (1.7kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
N/A Masquerain
Egg Group Catch Rate
Water 1/Bug 200
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 Speed Point
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Surskit (アメタマ) is the 32nd Pokémon in the Hoenn Pokédex. It is a Bug/Water Type, and it is known as the Pond Skater Pokémon.

Surskit has the Swift Swim Ability, which doubles its Speed when it is raining. The speed increase does not take effect on the same turn in which the weather changes to rain, however. Its Hidden Ability is Rain Dish, which restores up to one-sixteenth of its maximum HP at the end of each turn that it is raining.

Surskit gain the opportunity to evolve into Masquerain starting at Level 22.

Surskit is in the Egg Groups Water 1 and Bug, and its Egg takes approximately 3,840 Steps to hatch. It takes Surskit One Million Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

Biology

Physiology

Surskit takes on the appearance of a blue four-legged bug that skates on the top of the water.

Gender Differences

Surskit doesn't have any distinguishable characteristics to differentiate between male and female.

Game Information

Original Games

Surskit appears in the both the Grass and while using Surf on Routes 102, 114, 117 and 120 in Ruby and Sapphire. In Emerald, Surskit appears during a Swarm on the same routes that it would have been found in its fellow Generation III games.

Surskit appears during a Swarm at Lake Verity in Diamond and Pearl. Surskit appears in an entirely different area in Platinum--it is found while Surfing at Route 229.

Surskit can appear in three different areas in the Safari Zone in Heart Gold and Soul Silver. 28 Water Objects are needed to be able to find Surskit at the Plains, 6 Plains Objects in the Wetlands, and 24 Water Objects in the Forest Area. None of these customizations require waiting any days to take effect.

Surskit appears at the White Forest in Pokémon White, and appears at the beginning of the Pleasant Forest in the Dream World. In Black 2 and White 2, the only way to obtain a Surskit is to breed a Masquerain.

In Pokémon X and Y, the only way to obtain Surskit is to breed a Masquerain. In Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, it can be caught in the wild at Route 102, Route 111, Route 114, Route 117, Route 120, Route 123 and Petalburg City both in the grass and by Surfing.

In Pokémon Sun and Moon, Surskit can be caught at Brooklet Hill, both in the grass and by Surfing at night.

Spin-off Games

While Surskit is not one of the Shadow Pokémon that appear in Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness, it does appear at the Oasis PokéSpot as a Wild Pokémon.

Surskit appears at Secret Storages 4 & 15, Endless Level 4 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.

Surskit appears at Waterfall Pond 4F-7F in the first Mystery Dungeon game. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Surskit appears at the Waterfall B1-B8. Surskit is exclusive to Stormy Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Exciting Meadow 1F-11F.

Surskit does not appear in any of the Pokémon Ranger games.

Surskit can be found at Soothing Shore Lake 2-3 and Everspring Valley Lake 4-2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.

Trading Card Game

Surskit appears in five sets, the 7th Movie Halfdeck, and Pokémon Organized Play Series 1 as a Common Card. It is listed as a Common Card in the EX Hidden Legends, EX Deoxys, EX Holon Phantoms, Mysterious Treasures and Supreme Victors sets.

Anime/Manga Information

Anime

Max's "doppleganger" (for lack of a better term) was able to protect a Surskit from Team Rocket with the help of May's Brother Max in the episode Maxed Out!. A Pokémon Co-ordinator named Brianna used a Surskit for her Contest Appeals in the episode Spontaneous Combusken.

Movies

Kathryn used a Surskit in the film Destiny Deoxys. Wild Surskit appeared in the films Arceus and the Jewel of Life, Zoroark: Master of Illusions and the Pikachu Short Pikachu's Summer Festival.

Manga

Surskit's Manga info is unknown at this time.

Pokémon Information

Competitive Battling

Surskit is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.

Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Ruby/Sapphire Rare (Grass & Surf) Route 102, Route 114, Route 117, Route 120
Emerald Unknown% (Swarm) Route 102, Route 114, Route 117, Route 120
FireRed/LeafGreen None Trade
XD: Gale of Darkness Rare Oasis PokéSpot
Diamond/Pearl 40% Lake Verity (Swarm)
Platinum 95% Route 229 (Surf)
HeartGold/SoulSilver Unknown% Safari Zone: Plains (28 Water Objects, No Wait), Safari Zone: Wetland (6 Plains Objects, No Wait), Safari Zone: Forest (24 Water Objects, No Wait)
Black None PokéTransfer, Dream World, or Trade
White Unknown% White Forest (Surf)
Black 2/White 2 None Breed Masquerain
X/Y None Breed Masquerain
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire 1% Route 102, Route 114, Route 117
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire 15% (Surf) Route 102, Route 111, Route 114, Route 117, Petalburg City
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire 30% (Surf) Route 120, Route 123
Sun/Moon 10% Brooklet Hill (Specific Patches) (Night)
Sun/Moon 20% Brooklet Hill (Specific Patches) (Night)
Sun/Moon 40% (Surf) Brooklet Hill (Night)

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
III Ruby From the tips of its feet, Surskit secretes an oil that enables it to walk on water as if it were skating. This Pokémon feeds on microscopic organisms in ponds and lakes.
Sapphire If Surskit senses danger, it secretes a thick, sugary syrup from the tip of its head. There are some Pokémon that love eating this syrup.
Emerald They gather on puddles after evening downpours, gliding across the surface of water as if sliding. it secretes honey with a sweet aroma from its head.
FireRed They usually live on ponds, but after an evening shower, they may appear on puddles in towns.
LeafGreen They usually live on ponds, but after an evening shower, they may appear on puddles in towns.
IV Diamond It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.
Pearl It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.
Platinum It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.
HeartGold It secretes a thick, sweet-scented syrup from the tip of its head. It lives on weed-choked ponds.
SoulSilver It secretes a thick, sweet-scented syrup from the tip of its head. It lives on weed-choked ponds.
V Black It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.
White It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.
Black 2 It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.
White 2 It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.
VI X They usually live on ponds, but after an evening shower, they may appear on puddles in towns.
Y It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.
Omega Ruby From the tips of its feet, Surskit secretes an oil that enables it to walk on water as if it were skating. This Pokémon feeds on microscopic organisms in ponds and lakes.
Alpha Sapphire If Surskit senses danger, it secretes a thick, sugary syrup from the tip of its head. There are some Pokémon that love eating this syrup.
VII Sun It moves as if skating on the surface of the water. It often fights with Dewpider over food.
Moon When this Pokémon senses danger, a sweet fluid oozes from the tip of its head. The taste of it disgusts bird Pokémon.

Pokéthlon Statistics

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

Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
40
. 190 284 .
Atk
30
58 65 159 174
Def
32
62 69 163 179
Sp. Atk
50
94 105 199 218
Sp. Def
52
98 109 203 223
Speed
65
121 135 229 251

Moves

Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Bubble Water.gif 40 100 Special.png
6 Quick Attack Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
9 Sweet Scent Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
14 Water Sport Water.gif -- -- Other.png
17 Bubble Beam Water.gif 65 100 Special.png
22 Agility Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
25 Mist Ice.gif -- -- Other.png
25 Haze Ice.gif -- -- Other.png
30 Aqua Jet Water.gif 40 100 Physical.png
35 Baton Pass Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
38 Sticky Web Bug.gif -- -- Other.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
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM13 Ice Beam Ice.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM14 Blizzard Ice.gif 110 70 Special.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM22 Solar Beam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.gif 80 100 Special.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
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM55 Scald Water.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM77 Psych Up Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM83 Infestation Bug.gif 20 100 Other.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 85 Other.png
TM88 Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM100 Confide Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Aqua Jet Water.gif 40 100 Physical.png
Bug Bite Bug.gif 60 100 Physical.png
Endure Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Fell Stinger Bug.gif 50 100 Physical.png
Foresight Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Hydro Pump Water.gif 110 80 Special.png
Lunge Bug.gif 80 100 Physical.png
Mind Reader Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Mud Shot Ground.gif 55 95 Special.png
Power Split Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Psybeam Psychic.gif 65 100 Special.png
Signal Beam Bug.gif 75 100 Special.png

Z-Moves

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Breakneck Blitz Normal.gif 160*/120* -- Physical.png Special.png
Tectonic Rage Ground.gif 100 -- Special.png
Savage Spin-Out Bug.gif 160*/140* -- Physical.png Special.png
Never-Ending Nightmare Ghost.gif 160 -- Special.png
Hydro Vortex Water.gif 100*/185* -- Physical.png Special.png
Bloom Doom Grass.gif 190 -- Special.png
Shattered Psyche Psychic.gif 120 -- Special.png
Subzero Slammer Ice.gif 185 -- Special.png
Black Hole Eclipse Dark.gif 120 -- Physical.png

Past Moves

Via Dream World

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Giga Drain Grass.gif 75 100 Special.png

Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Bug Bite Bug.gif 60 100 Physical.png
Giga Drain Grass.gif 75 100 Special.png
Icy Wind Ice.gif 55 95 Special.png
Signal Beam Bug.gif 75 100 Special.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png

Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves (Fire Red/Leaf Green)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 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
Swift Normal.gif 60 -- Special.png
Mud-Slap Ground.gif 20 100 Special.png
Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
String Shot Bug.gif -- 95 Other.png

Evolution Line

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Surskit
Rare Candy Sprite.png
Level 22

Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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Ghost.gif
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