|Pond Skater Pokémon|
|#283|| Swift Swim|
|1′8″ (0.5m)||3.7 lbs. (1.7kg)|
|Male: 50%||Female: 50%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NFE||1 Speed Point|
Surskit has the Swift Swim Ability. This Ability 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. Surskit's Dream World Ability also makes use of the rain, as Surskit from the Dream World have the Rain Dish Ability. This ability 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 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 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
 Spin-off Games
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
Max's "dopleganger" (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.
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
|Ruby/Sapphire||Rare (Grass & Surf)||Route 102|
|Emerald||Unknown% (Swarm)||Route 102|
|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||PokéTransfer, Dream World, Trade or Breed Masquerain|
 Pokédex Entries
|III||Pokémon 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.|
|III||Pokémon 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.|
|III||Pokémon 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.|
|III||Pokémon FireRed||They usually live on ponds, but after an evening shower, they may appear on puddles in towns.|
|III||Pokémon LeafGreen||They usually live on ponds, but after an evening shower, they may appear on puddles in towns.|
|IV||Pokémon Diamond||It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.|
|IV||Pokémon Pearl||It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.|
|IV||Pokémon Platinum||It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.|
|IV||Pokémon HeartGold||It secretes a thick, sweet-scented syrup from the tip of its head. It lives on weed-choked ponds.|
|IV||Pokémon SoulSilver||It secretes a thick, sweet-scented syrup from the tip of its head. It lives on weed-choked ponds.|
|V||Pokémon Black||It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.|
|V||Pokémon White||It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.|
|V||Pokémon Black 2||It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.|
|V||Pokémon 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||Pokémon X||They usually live on ponds, but after an evening shower, they may appear on puddles in towns.|
|VI||Pokémon Y||It appears as if it is skating on water. It draws prey with a sweet scent from the tip of its head.|
|VI||Pokémon Omega Ruby|
|VI||Pokémon Alpha Sapphire|
 Pokéthlon Statistics
 Via Level-Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Dream World
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves (Fire Red/Leaf Green)
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 Via TM/HM
 Via Move Tutor
 Heart Gold/Soul Silver
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
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