Wailmer

Wailmer
ホエルコ
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Mega Sharpedo < Wailmer > Wailord
Species Type
Ball Whale Pokémon Water.gif
Number Ability
#320 Water Veil/Oblivious
Pressure
Height Weight
6′7″ (2m) 286.6 lbs. (130kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
None Wailord
Egg Group Catch Rate
Field/Water 2 125
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 HP Point
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Wailmer (ホエルコ) is the 99th Pokémon in the Hoenn Pokédex. It is a Water Type, and is known as the Ball Whale Pokémon.

Wailmer can have one of two Abilities: Water Veil, which makes it immune to getting a Burn from moves such as Will-O-Wisp or Flamethrower; or Oblivious, which prevents it from becoming infatuated with an opposing Pokémon. Its Hidden Ability is Pressure, which doubles the amount of PP used by an opponent when it is attacked.

Wailmer gain the opportunity to evolve into Wailord starting at Level 40.

Wailmer is in the Egg Groups Field and Water 2, and its egg takes 10,240 Steps to hatch. It takes Wailmer 1,640,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

Biology

Physiology

Wailmer takes on the appearance of a blue whale, shaped like an oversized ball with fins.

Gender Differences

Wailmer doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.

Game Information

Original Games

Wailmer can be found fishing and by using Surf at many Ocean-based routes and towns in Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald.

Wailmer can be found at Routes 223 & 230 in Diamond, Pearl and Platinum. The only way to obtain a Wailmer in Heart Gold and Soul Silver would be to transfer one from the Pokéwalker, as Wailmer appear on the Warm Beach course.

Wailmer can be found by Surfing onto a Water-based Shaking Spot at Undella Town and Undella Bay in Black and White. In Black 2 and White 2, Wailmer appear at Undella Bay while Surfing at Shaking Spots.

In Pokémon X and Y, Wailmer can be caught in the wild at Route 8, Cyllage City and Ambrette Town by Surfing. In Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, it can be caught on many ocean-based routes by fishing with the Good Rod or Super Rod.

Wailmer can be caught at fishing spots and by Surfing at Poni Breaker Coast, Poni Wilds and Seafolk Village.

Spin-off Games

Wailmer appears at Secret Storage 14, Endless Level 8, Forever Level 8 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.

Wailmer appears at Silver Trench and Far-Off Sea in the first round of Mystery Dungeon games on floors 41-50 each. Wailmer appears at Surrounded Sea B1-B18, Miracle Sea B1-B18 & DPB1-DPB4, and Bottomless Sea B1-B49 in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness & Explorers of Sky. Wailmer is exclusive to Stormy Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing on the first 13 floors of Stormy Seas.

Wailmer appears at Saffra Sea during the Sea Capture Challenge in the first Pokémon Ranger game. Wailmer also appears Sea of Wailord in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia, but the Poké Assist Slash Lv3 is required to reach it. Wailmer does not appear in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs.

Wailmer can be found at Desolated Ruins Beach 3-1 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.

Trading Card Game

Wailmer appears in a total of seven sets and the 5th Movie Halfdeck. It appears as a Common Card in the EX Sandstorm and EX Legend Maker sets. Wailmer appears as an Uncommon Card in the EX Ruby and Sapphire, Great Encounters, Supreme Victors, Triumphant and Dragons Exalted sets.

Anime/Manga Information

Anime

Another trainer used a Wailmer in the episode The Great Eight Fate. Most recently, a Wild Wailmer was found to be stuck in a sewer in the episode Leading A Stray, leading to an eventual rescue of the trapped Pokémon.

Movies

A trainer named Ross used a Wailmer in the film Pokémon Heroes: Latios & Latias. Wild Wailmer appeared in the Pikachu Short Pikachu's Pikaboo, along with the films Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea and Giratina and the Sky Warrior.

Manga

Wailmer's Manga info is unknown at this time.

Pokémon Information

Competitive Battling

Wailmer 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/Emerald Common (Fish) Route 103, Route 105, Route 106, Route 107, Route 108, Route 109, Route 110, Route 115, Route 121, Route 122, Route 123, Route 124, Route 125, Route 126, Route 127, Route 128, Route 129, Route 130, Route 131, Route 132, Route 133, Route 134, Dewford Town, EverGrande City, Lilycove City, Mossdeep City, Pacifidlog Town, Seafloor Cavern, Shoal Cave, Slateport City
FireRed/Leaf Green None Trade
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum 30% (Super Rod-Fish) Route 223, Route 230
Heart Gold/Soul Silver None Transfer from Poké Walker
Poké Walker 50% Warm Beach >7000 Steps
Black/White 60% (Surf at Shaking Spots) Undella Town, Undella Bay (Winter)
Black/White 90% (Surf at Shaking Spots) Undella Bay (Spring, Summer, & Autumn)
Black 2/White 2 30% (Surf at Shaking Spots) Undella Bay (Spring, Summer & Autumn)
Black 2/White 2 60% (Surf at Shaking Spots) Undella Bay (Winter)
Dream World Unknown% Sparkling Sea (Start; 5000 Dream Points to unlock)
X/Y 31% (Surf) Route 8, Cyllage City, Ambrette Town
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire 5% (Good Rod) Route 103, Route 105, Route 106, Route 107, Route 108, Route 109, Route 110, Route 115, Route 122, Route 124, Route 125, Route 126, Route 127, Route 128, Route 129, Route 130, Route 131, Route 132, Route 133, Route 134, Slateport City, Lilycove City, Mossdeep City, Pacifidlog Town, Ever Grande City, Seafloor Cavern, Shoal Cave, Magma/Aqua Hideout, Victory Road, Sea Mauville
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire 35% (Super Rod) Route 128, Ever Grande City
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire 40% (Super Rod) Victory Road
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphrie 60% (Super Rod) Route 130, Route 131, Route 132, Route 133, Route 134
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire 95% (Super Rod) Lilycove City
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphrie 100% (Super Rod) Route 103, Route 105, Route 106, Route 107, Route 108, Route 109, Route 110, Route 115, Route 122, Route 124, Route 125, Route 126, Route 127, Route 129, Slateport City, Mossdeep City, Pacifidlog Town, Seafloor Cavern, Shoal Cave, Sea Mauville
Sun/Moon 20% (Fish) Poni Breaker Coast, Poni Wilds, Seafolk Village
Sun/Moon 40% (Fish) Poni Breaker Coast, Poni Wilds, Seafolk Village (Rippling)
Sun/Moon 90% (Surf) Poni Wilds (Shaking Spots)

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
III Ruby Wailmer's nostrils are located above its eyes. This playful Pokémon loves to startle people by forcefully snorting out seawater it stores inside its body out of tis nostrils.
Sapphire Wailmer can store water inside its body to transform itself into a ball for bouncing around on the ground. By filling itself up with more water, this Pokémon can elevate the height of its bounces.
Emerald While this Pokémon usually lives in the sea, it can survive on land, although not too long. It loses vitality if its body becomes dried out.
FireRed When it sucks in a large volume of seawater, it becomes like a big, bouncy ball. It eats a ton of food daily.
LeafGreen When it sucks in a large volume of seawater, it becomes like a big, bouncy ball. It eats a ton of food daily.
IV Diamond On sunny days, it lands on beaches to bounce like a ball and play. It spouts water from its nose.
Pearl On sunny days, it lands on beaches to bounce like a ball and play. It spouts water from its nose.
Platinum On sunny days, it lands on beaches to bounce like a ball and play. It spouts water from its nose.
HeartGold It bounces playfully like a ball. The more seawater it swallows, the higher it bounces.
SoulSilver It bounces playfully like a ball. The more seawater it swallows, the higher it bounces.
V Black On sunny days, it lands on beaches to bounce like a ball and play. It spouts water from its nose.
White On sunny days, it lands on beaches to bounce like a ball and play. It spouts water from its nose.
Black 2 It eats one ton of food every day. It plays by shooting stored seawater out of its blowholes with great force.
White 2 It eats one ton of food every day. It plays by shooting stored seawater out of its blowholes with great force.
VI X It bounces playfully like a ball. The more seawater it swallows, the higher it bounces.
Y It eats one ton of food every day. It plays by shooting stored seawater out its blowholes with great force.
Omega Ruby Wailmer's nostrils are located above its eyes. This playful Pokémon loves to startle people by forcefully snorting out seawater it stores inside its body out of its nostrils.
Alpha Sapphire Wailmer can store water inside its body to transform itself into a ball for bouncing around on the ground. By filling itself up with more water, this Pokémon can elevate the height of its bounces.
VII Sun It loves to startle people. It fills itself up with seawater and plays by bouncing around like a ball.
Moon It shows off by spraying jets of seawater from the nostrils above its eyes. It eats a solid ton of Wishiwashi every day.

Pokéthlon Statistics

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

Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
130
. 370 464 .
Atk
70
130 145 239 262
Def
35
67 75 169 185
Sp. Atk
70
130 145 239 262
Sp. Def
35
67 75 169 185
Speed
60
112 125 219 240

Moves

Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Splash Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
4 Growl Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
7 Water Gun Water.gif 40 100 Special.png
10 Rollout Rock.gif 30 90 Physical.png
13 Whirlpool Water.gif 35 85 Special.png
16 Astonish Ghost.gif 30 100 Physical.png
19 Water Pulse Water.gif 60 100 Special.png
22 Mist Ice.gif -- -- Other.png
25 Brine Water.gif 65 100 Special.png
29 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
33 Water Spout Water.gif 150 100 Special.png
37 Amnesia Psychic.gif -- 100 Other.png
41 Dive Water.gif 80 100 Physical.png
45 Bounce Flying.gif 85 85 Physical.png
49 Hydro Pump Water.gif 110 80 Special.png
53 Heavy Slam Steel.gif ?? 100 Physical.png

Via TM/HM

TM/HM - Gen 7
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM05 Roar Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM07 Hail Ice.gif -- -- Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.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
TM26 Earthquake Ground.gif 100 100 Physical.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM39 Rock Tomb Rock.gif 60 95 Physical.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
TM49 Echoed Voice Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
TM55 Scald Water.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM78 Bulldoze Ground.gif 60 100 Physical.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 85 Other.png
TM88 Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM94 Surf Water.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM98 Waterfall Water.gif 80 100 Physical.png
TM100 Confide Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Aqua Ring Water.gif -- -- Other.png
Body Slam Normal.gif 85 100 Physical.png
Clear Smog Poison.gif 50 -- Special.png
Curse Ghost.gif -- -- Other.png
Defense Curl Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Fissure Ground.gif  ?? 30 Physical.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 50 100 Special.png
Soak Water.gif -- 100 Other.png
Thrash Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Tickle Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
Zen Headbutt Psychic.gif 80 90 Physical.png

Z-Moves

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Breakneck Blitz Normal.gif 190*/120* -- Physical.png Special.png
Supersonic Skystrike Flying.gif 160 -- Physical.png
Acid Downpour Poison.gif 100 -- Special.png
Tectonic Rage Ground.gif 180 -- Physical.png
Continental Crush Rock.gif 120 -- Physical.png
Never-Ending Nightmare Ghost.gif 100 -- Physical.png
Corkscrew Crash Steel.gif 160 -- Physical.png
Hydro Vortex Water.gif 160*/200* -- Physical.png Special.png
Shattered Psyche Psychic.gif 160 -- Physical.png
Subzero Slammer Ice.gif 185 -- Special.png

Transfer Only Z-Moves

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Breakneck Blitz Normal.gif 175 -- Special.png
All-Out Pummeling Fighting.gif 100 -- Physical.png
Subzero Slammer Ice.gif 120 -- Physical.png

Past Moves

Via Dream World

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Bounce Flying.gif 85 85 Physical.png
Hyper Voice Normal.gif 90 100 Special.png
Icy Wind Ice.gif 55 95 Special.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Zen Headbutt Psychic.gif 80 90 Physical.png

Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves

Fire Red/Leaf Green

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Mimic Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Selfdestruct Normal.gif 200 100 Physical.png

Generation IV Exclusive Moves

Via TM/HM

Via Move Tutor (Heart Gold/Soul Silver)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Headbutt Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png

Evolution Line

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Wailmer
Rare Candy Sprite.png
Level 40

Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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