276 #276 Taillow #278 Wingull 278

Swellow Swellow #277 - Swallow Pokemon

Swellow
Hear Swellow's Cry
types NormalFlying
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 2'4" 0.7 m
weight 43.7 lb. 19.8 kg
generation
National: #277 | Hoenn: #026

Family Family

General276
#276 - Taillow
Level277
#277 - Swellow
Lv. 22

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Flying 3,825

277 Locations

Where to catch Swellow in Pokemon Black and White

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Giant Chasm (Outside)47Walking in tall grass or a cave20%
Giant Chasm (Outside)57Walking in dark grass20%
Route 1347Walking in tall grass or a cave20%
Route 1357Walking in dark grass20%

Moves Moves

Abilities

GutsIncreases Attack to 1.5× with a major status ailment.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1GrowlNormalNone--40100%Lowers the target's Attack by one stage.
1PeckFlyingPhysical3535100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1PluckFlyingPhysical6020100%If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical4030100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1Focus EnergyNormalNone--30--Increases the user's chance to score a critical hit.
4Focus EnergyNormalNone--30--Increases the user's chance to score a critical hit.
8Quick AttackNormalPhysical4030100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
13Wing AttackFlyingPhysical6035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
19Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
28EndeavorNormalPhysical15100%Lowers the target's HP to equal the user's.
38Aerial AceFlyingPhysical6020--Never misses.
49AgilityPsychicNone--30--Raises the user's Speed by two stages.
61Air SlashFlyingSpecial752095%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM10Hidden PowerNormalSpecial115100%Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.
TM11Sunny DayFireNone--5--Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.
TM15Hyper BeamNormalSpecial150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM18Rain DanceWaterNone--5--Changes the weather to rain for five turns.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM40Aerial AceFlyingPhysical6020--Never misses.
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM45AttractNormalNone--15100%Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.
TM46ThiefDarkPhysical4010100%Takes the target's item.
TM48RoundNormalSpecial6015100%Has double power if it's used more than once per turn.
TM49Echoed VoiceNormalSpecial4015100%Power increases by 100% for each consecutive use by any friendly Pokemon, to a maximum of 200.
TM68Giga ImpactNormalPhysical150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM83Work UpNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Attack and Special Attack by one stage each.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
TM88PluckFlyingPhysical6020100%If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.
TM89U-turnBugPhysical7020100%User must switch out after attacking.
TM90SubstituteNormalNone--10--Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.
HM2FlyFlyingPhysical901595%User flies high into the air, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
WhirlwindNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
SupersonicNormalNone--2055%Confuses the target.
RageNormalPhysical2020100%If the user is hit after using this move, its Attack rises by one stage.
Mirror MoveFlyingNone--20--Uses the target's last used move.
Sky AttackFlyingPhysical140590%User charges for one turn before attacking. Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
Steel WingSteelPhysical702590%Has a 10% chance to raise the user's Defense by one stage.
PursuitDarkPhysical4020100%If the target leaves battle this turn, user will hit the target with double power and then hit its replacement normally.
RefreshNormalNone--20--Cleanses the user of a burn, paralysis, or poison.
RoostFlyingNone--10--Heals the user by half its max HP.
Brave BirdFlyingPhysical12015100%User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.
DefogFlyingNone--15--Lowers the target's evasion by one stage. Removes field effects from the enemy field.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP60
Statbar
230 - 324230 - 324230 - 324
Attack85
Statbar
157 - 242175 - 269192 - 295
Defense60
Statbar
112 - 197125 - 219137 - 240
Sp. Attack50
Statbar
94 - 179105 - 199115 - 218
Sp. Defense50
Statbar
94 - 179105 - 199115 - 218
Speed125
Statbar
229 - 314255 - 349280 - 383
TOTAL 430
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
162 1,059,860 45 70 Speed: 2 points

Images Images

BlackSwellowSwellowSwellowSwellow
White
DiamondSwellowSwellowSwellowSwellow
Pearl
PlatinumSwellowSwellowSwellowSwellow
HeartGoldSwellowSwellowSwellowSwellow
SoulSilver
RubySwellowSwellowSwellowSwellow
Sapphire
EmeraldSwellowSwellow

Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It circles the sky in search of prey. When it spots one, it dives steeply to catch the prey.
White 2
Black
White
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldIt dives at a steep angle as soon as it spots its prey. It catches its prey with sharp claws.
SoulSilver
RubySWELLOW flies high above our heads, making graceful arcs in the sky. This Pokemon dives at a steep angle as soon as it spots its prey. The hapless prey is tightly grasped by SWELLOW's clawed feet, preventing escape.
SapphireSWELLOW is very conscientious about the upkeep of its glossy wings. Once two SWELLOW are gathered, they diligently take care of cleaning each other's wings.
EmeraldA SWELLOW dives upon prey from far above. It never misses its targets. It takes to the skies in search of lands with a warm climate.
FireRedIf its two tail feathers are standing at attention, it is proof of good health. It soars elegantly in the sky.
LeafGreen

Other Other

Name Etymology Swell + swallow
276 #276 Taillow #278 Wingull 278