Drifloon can use one of two Abilities: Aftermath, which takes away 25% of the Pokémon's HP that landed the finishing hit, but only if the finishing move required physical contact, or Unburden, which doubles the Pokémon's Speed when their held item is used or lost. Its Hidden Ability is Flare Boost, which raises its Special Attack by 50% when it is burned.
Drifloon gain the opportunity to evolve into Drifblim starting at Level 28.
Drifloon is in the Amorphous Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 7,680 Steps to hatch. It takes Drifloon 1,640,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Drifloon is a round Pokémon, closely resembling a balloon. Its body is purple, and it has two black, stringy arms extending out of its body serving as arms. At the end of these strings are its "hands" which are shaped like yellow hearts. Drifloon also has a "cloud" on its head, and a yellow "X" across its face.
Drifloon has no gender differences.
Drifloon can be found at Chasm Cave B1-B8 and Sky Stairway 1F-49F in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky. Drifloon is exclusive to Blazing Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing on the Path to Treasure Valley B15-B23.
Drifloon appears within Volcano Cave in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia. In Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs, Drifloon can be found floating around the skies of the Oblivia Region in the Present, and in the Light Temple Mission "At Last, Arceus and the Light" in the Past by defeating it and obtaining its Slate.
Drifloon appear at Misty Edgewater Forest 2-2 and Everspring Valley Hauntyard 4-2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
Drifloon can be found at Spectra during a Swarm in Pokémon Conquest.
Trading Card Game
Drifloon is listed in Pokémon Organized Play Series 6 as an Uncommon Card. Drifloon is listed as a Common Card in the Majestic Dawn, Legends Awakened, Stormfornt, Supreme Victors, Undaunted, and Dragons Exalted (2) sets, and as an Uncommon Card in the Diamond and Pearl set. Drifloon is listed as a Secret Holographic Card in the Stormfront set, a Drifloon that is a Shiny Drifloon.
A trainer named Paige would use a Drifloon during the episode Drifloon in the Wind, an episode that also featured Suicune. Fantina also used a Drifloon during the episode Playing the Leveling Field, which was used for a practice match against Ash.
Drifloon's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.
Drifloon is in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.
Transfer Only Z-Moves
Via Dream World
Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
Generation IV Exclusive Moves
- TM34: Shock Wave
- TM43: Secret Power
- TM58: Endure
- TM62: Silver Wind
- TM78: Captivate
- TM83: Natural Gift
Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver)
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