312 #312 Minun #314 Illumise 314

Volbeat Volbeat #313 - Firefly Pokemon

Hear Volbeat's Cry
type Bug
gender 100.0% Male
height 2'4" 0.7 m
weight 39.0 lb. 17.7 kg
National: #313 | Hoenn: #086

Family Family

#313 - Volbeat


Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Bug | Humanshape 3,825

Moves Moves


IlluminateIncreases the wild encounter rate.
SwarmStrengthens Bug moves to inflict 1.5× damage at 1/3 max HP or less.

Level-up Moves

1TackleNormalPhysical5035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
5Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
9Confuse RayGhostNone--10100%Confuses the target.
13MoonlightNormalNone--5--Heals the user by half its max HP. Affected by weather.
17Quick AttackNormalPhysical4030100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
21Tail GlowBugNone--20--Raises the user's Special Attack by three stages.
25Signal BeamBugSpecial7515100%Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.
29ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
33Helping HandNormalNone--20--Ally's next move inflicts half more damage.
37Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical801590%Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.
41Bug BuzzBugSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
45Double-edgeNormalPhysical12015100%User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.


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.
TM16Light ScreenPsychicNone--30--Reduces damage from special attacks by 50% for five turns..
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.
TM22SolarbeamGrassSpecial12010100%Requires a turn to charge before attacking.
TM24ThunderboltElectricSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.
TM25ThunderElectricSpecial1201070%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM30Shadow BallGhostSpecial8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM31Brick BreakFightingPhysical7515100%Destroys Reflect and Light Screen.
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.
TM56FlingDarkPhysical110100%Throws held item at the target; power depends on the item.
TM57Charge BeamElectricSpecial501090%Has a 70% chance to raise the user's Special Attack by one stage.
TM62AcrobaticsFlyingPhysical5515100%Has double power if the user has no held item.
TM70FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
TM73Thunder WaveElectricNone--20100%Paralyzes the target.
TM76Struggle BugBugSpecial3020100%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Special Attack by one stage.
TM77Psych UpNormalNone--10--Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
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.

Egg Moves

Seismic TossFightingPhysical120100%Inflicts damage equal to the user's level.
Dizzy PunchNormalPhysical7010100%Has a 20% chance to confuse the target.
Baton PassNormalNone--40--Allows the trainer to switch out the user and pass effects along to its replacement.
EncoreNormalNone--5100%Forces the target to repeat its last used move every turn for 2 to 6 turns.
TrickPsychicNone--10100%User and target swap items.
Silver WindBugSpecial605100%Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.
Bug BuzzBugSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
240 - 334240 - 334240 - 334
135 - 220151 - 245166 - 269
103 - 188115 - 209126 - 229
Sp. Attack47
89 - 17399 - 193108 - 212
Sp. Defense75
139 - 224155 - 249170 - 273
157 - 242175 - 269192 - 295

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
146 600,000 150 70 Speed: 1 point

Images Images


Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It communicates with others by lighting up its rear at night. It loves Illumise's sweet aroma.
White 2
HeartGoldIt emits light from its tail to communicate. It loves the sweet aroma given off by ILLUMISE.
RubyWith the arrival of night, VOLBEAT emits light from its tail. It communicates with others by adjusting the intensity and flashing of its light. This POKeMON is attracted by the sweet aroma of ILLUMISE.
SapphireVOLBEAT's tail glows like a lightbulb. With other VOLBEAT, it uses its tail to draw geometric shapes in the night sky. This POKeMON loves the sweet aroma given off by ILLUMISE.
EmeraldWith their taillights lit, VOLBEAT fly in a swarm, drawing geometric designs in the night sky. They move their nests if their pond water becomes dirty.
FireRedIt lives around clean ponds. At night, its rear lights up. It converses with others by flashing its light.

Other Other

Name Etymology Volt + beetle
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