Swanna < Vanillite > Vanillish

Species Type
Fresh Snow Pokémon Ice.png
Number Ability
#582 Ice Body
Weak Armor
Height Weight
1'4" (.4m) 12.6 lbs. (5.7kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
None Vanillish
Egg Group Catch Rate
Mineral 255
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 Special Attack Point

Vanillite (バニプッチ) is the 88th Pokémon in the Unova Pokédex. It is an Ice Type, and it is known as the Fresh Snow Pokémon.

Vanillite uses the Ice Body Ability. This means that when it's hailing, Vanillite's HP will be restored. A second Ability that is obtainable via the Dream World is an ability new to Generation V, called Weak Armor. Pokémon with this ability that get hit by an attack will have their Defense lowered by one stage, but their Speed will increase by one stage.

Vanillite gain the opportunity to evolve into Vanillish starting at Level 35, and can evolve a second time into Vanilluxe starting at Level 47.

Vanillite is in the Mineral Egg Group, and it will take approximately 5,120 Steps for its Egg to hatch. It takes Vanillite 1,250,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.


[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Vanillite takes the appearance of an ice cream cone.

[edit] Gender Differences

Vanillite has no distinguished features that make it appear male or female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Vanillite can be found at Cold Storage regardless the season. In the winter time, they can also be found at Route 6 and Dragonspiral Tower in Black and White. Vanillite can only be obtained by breeding a Vanillish or Vanilluxe in Black 2 and White 2.

[edit] Spin-off Games

Vanillite appears at the Crag Area's Colosseum in PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond. To befriend it, you'll have to carry it from the hot springs to the mountainside.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Vanillite is listed as a Common Card in the Noble Victories, Next Destinies and Dark Explorers sets.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Trip uses a Vanillite in his third battle against Ash. It would faint simultaneously with Ash's Tepig, ending the contest in a tie.

[edit] Movies

Vanillite has yet to appear in a Movie as of writing.

[edit] Manga

Vanillite's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Vanillite is in the NFE tier as a result of being a first stage Pokémon.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Black/White 15% Route 6 (Winter)
Black/White 30% Cold Storage: Outside (Regular and Double Grass)
Dragonspiral Tower: Outside & Entrance (Regular and Double Grass)
Black2/White2 None Breed Vanillish/Vanilluxe

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
V Black The temperature of their breath is -58 Degrees Farenheit. They create snow crystals and make snow fall in the areas around them.
White This Pokémon formed from icicles bathed in energy from the morning sun. It sleeps buried in snow.
Black 2 Theoretically, this Pokémon formed from icicles bathed in energy from the morning sun. Their breath is -58 F.
White 2 Theoretically, this Pokémon formed from icicles bathed in energy from the morning sun. Their breath is -58 F.

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
. 182 276 .
94 105 199 218
94 105 199 218
Sp. Atk
121 135 229 251
Sp. Def
112 125 219 240
83 93 187 205

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Icicle Spear Ice.gif 25 100 Physical.png
4 Harden Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
7 Astonish Ghost.gif 30 100 Special.png
10 Uproar Normal.gif 90 100 Special.png
13 Icy Wind Ice.gif 55 95 Special.png
16 Mist Ice.gif N/A N/A Other.png
19 Avalanche Ice.gif 60 100 Physical.png
22 Taunt Dark.gif N/A 100 Other.png
26 Mirror Shot Steel.gif 65 85 Special.png
31 Acid Armor Poison.gif N/A N/A Other.png
35 Ice Beam Ice.gif 95 100 Special.png
40 Hail Ice.gif N/A N/A Other.png
44 Mirror Coat Psychic.gif ?? 100 Special.png
49 Blizzard Ice.gif 120 70 Special.png
53 Sheer Cold Ice.gif ?? 30 Special.png

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM07 Hail Ice.gif -- -- Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM12 Taunt Dark.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM13 Ice Beam Ice.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM14 Blizzard Ice.gif 110 70 Special.png
TM16 Light Screen Psychic.gif -- -- 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
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
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM64 Explosion Normal.gif 250 100 Physical.png
TM79 Frost Breath Ice.gif 60 90 Special.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM91 Flash Cannon Steel.gif 80 100 Special.png

[edit] Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Water Pulse Water.gif 60 100 Special.png
Natural Gift Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Imprison Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Autotomize Steel.gif -- -- Other.png
Iron Defense Steel.gif -- -- Other.png
Magnet Rise Electric.gif -- -- Other.png
Ice Shard Ice.gif 40 100 Physical.png
Powder Snow Ice.gif 40 100 Special.png

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Icy Wind Ice.gif 55 95 Special.png
Iron Defense Steel.gif -- -- Other.png
Magic Coat Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Magnet Rise Electric.gif -- -- Other.png
Signal Beam Bug.gif 75 100 Special.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Uproar Normal.gif 90 100 Special.png

[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line
Vanillite Vanillish Vanilluxe
Level 35 -- Level 47

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages

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