Riolu

Riolu

Official artwork by Ken Sugimori

Classification

The Emanation Pokémon

Fighting

Damage Taken*

×4: N/A
×2: Fairy Flying Psychic
×1: Dragon Electric Fighting Fire Ghost Grass Ground Ice Normal Poison Steel Water
×0.5: Bug Dark Rock
×0.25: N/A
×0: N/A

Abilities

Steadfast
Boosts the Speed stat each time the Pokémon flinches.
Inner Focus
Protects the Pokémon from flinching.
Prankster hidden ability
Gives priority to a status move.

Base Stats (295 total)

HP: 50
50
Attack: 70
70
Defense: 40
40
Sp. Atk: 35
35
Sp. Def: 40
40
Speed: 60
60

Size

  • Height: 2'4" / 0.7 m
  • Weight: 44.5 lbs / 20.2 kg

Breeding Info

Gender Ratio

87.5% male
12.5% female

87.5% male / 12.5% female

Egg Groups

Undiscovered

Tags

Baby, Not fully evolved

Evolutionary Family

Riolu
Riolu
Base form
Lucario
Lucario
Level up with 220+ happiness during the day

Flavor Info

Pokédex Entries

It has the peculiar power of being able to see emotions such as joy and rage in the form of waves.


Its body is little yet powerful. It can crest three mountains and cross two canyons in one night.

Misc Data

  • Catch Rate: 75
  • Base Happiness: 70

Pokédex Categories

Color

Blue

Body Shape

Bipedal with tail Bipedal with tail

Locations

Level-Up Moves

Level Move Type Class Power Acc PP Summary
1 Foresight Normal Other —% 40 Enables a Ghost-type target to be hit by Normal- and Fighting-type attacks. This also enables an evasive target to be hit.
1 Quick Attack Normal Physical 40 100% 30 The user lunges at the target at a speed that makes it almost invisible. This move always goes first.
1 Endure Normal Other —% 10 The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
6 Counter Fighting Physical * 100% 20 A retaliation move that counters any physical attack, inflicting double the damage taken.
11 Feint Normal Physical 30 100% 10 An attack that hits a target using Protect or Detect. This also lifts the effects of those moves.
15 Force Palm Fighting Physical 60 100% 10 The target is attacked with a shock wave. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
19 Copycat Normal Other —% 20 The user mimics the move used immediately before it. The move fails if no other move has been used yet.
24 Screech Normal Other 85% 40 An earsplitting screech harshly lowers the target’s Defense stat.
29 Reversal Fighting Physical * 100% 15 An all-out attack that becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.
47 Nasty Plot Dark Other —% 20 The user stimulates its brain by thinking bad thoughts. This sharply raises the user’s Sp. Atk.
50 Final Gambit Fighting Special * 100% 5 The user risks everything to attack its target. The user faints but does damage equal to its HP.

TM/HM Moves

# Move Type Class Power Acc PP Summary
005 Roar Normal Other —% 20 The target is scared off, and a different Pokémon is dragged out. In the wild, this ends a battle against a single Pokémon.
006 Toxic Poison Other 90% 10 A move that leaves the target badly poisoned. Its poison damage worsens every turn.
008 Bulk Up Fighting Other —% 20 The user tenses its muscles to bulk up its body, raising both its Attack and Defense stats.
010 Hidden Power Normal Special 60 100% 15 A unique attack that varies in type depending on the Pokémon using it.
011 Sunny Day Fire Other —% 5 The user intensifies the sun for five turns, powering up Fire-type moves.
017 Protect Normal Other —% 10 Enables the user to evade all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
018 Rain Dance Water Other —% 5 The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water-type moves.
021 Frustration Normal Physical * 100% 20 A full-power attack that grows more powerful the less the user likes its Trainer.
026 Earthquake Ground Physical 100 100% 10 The user sets off an earthquake that strikes every Pokémon around it.
027 Return Normal Physical * 100% 20 A full-power attack that grows more powerful the more the user likes its Trainer.
028 Dig Ground Physical 80 100% 10 The user burrows, then attacks on the next turn. It can also be used to exit dungeons.
031 Brick Break Fighting Physical 75 100% 15 The user attacks with a swift chop. It can also break barriers, such as Light Screen and Reflect.
032 Double Team Normal Other —% 15 By moving rapidly, the user makes illusory copies of itself to raise its evasiveness.
039 Rock Tomb Rock Physical 60 95% 15 Boulders are hurled at the target. This also lowers the target’s Speed stat by preventing its movement.
042 Facade Normal Physical 70 100% 20 An attack move that doubles its power if the user is poisoned, burned, or has paralysis.
044 Rest Psychic Other —% 10 The user goes to sleep for two turns. This fully restores the user’s HP and heals any status conditions.
045 Attract Normal Other 100% 15 If it is the opposite gender of the user, the target becomes infatuated and less likely to attack.
047 Low Sweep Fighting Physical 65 100% 20 The user makes a swift attack on the target’s legs, which lowers the target’s Speed stat.
048 Round Normal Special 60 100% 15 The user attacks the target with a song. Others can join in the Round and make the attack do greater damage.
052 Focus Blast Fighting Special 120 70% 5 The user heightens its mental focus and unleashes its power. This may also lower the target’s Sp. Def.
056 Fling Dark Physical * 100% 10 The user flings its held item at the target to attack. This move’s power and effects depend on the item.
065 Shadow Claw Ghost Physical 70 100% 15 The user slashes with a sharp claw made from shadows. Critical hits land more easily.
066 Payback Dark Physical 50 100% 10 The user stores power, then attacks. If the user moves after the target, this attack’s power will be doubled.
067 Retaliate Normal Physical 70 100% 5 The user gets revenge for a fainted ally. If an ally fainted in the previous turn, this move becomes more powerful.
075 Swords Dance Normal Other —% 20 A frenetic dance to uplift the fighting spirit. This sharply raises the user’s Attack stat.
078 Bulldoze Ground Physical 60 100% 20 The user strikes everything around it by stomping down on the ground. This lowers the Speed stat of those hit.
080 Rock Slide Rock Physical 75 90% 10 Large boulders are hurled at the opposing Pokémon to inflict damage. This may also make the opposing Pokémon flinch.
084 Poison Jab Poison Physical 80 100% 20 The target is stabbed with a tentacle or arm steeped in poison. This may also poison the target.
087 Swagger Normal Other 85% 15 The user enrages and confuses the target. However, this also sharply raises the target’s Attack stat.
088 Sleep Talk Normal Other —% 10 While it is asleep, the user randomly uses one of the moves it knows.
090 Substitute Normal Other —% 10 The user makes a copy of itself using some of its HP. The copy serves as the user’s decoy.
094 Rock Smash Fighting Physical 40 100% 15 The user attacks with a punch. This may also lower the target’s Defense stat. This move can also shatter rocks in the field.
098 Power-Up Punch Fighting Physical 40 100% 20 Striking opponents over and over makes the user’s fists harder. Hitting a target raises the Attack stat.
100 Confide Normal Other —% 20 The user tells the target a secret, and the target loses its ability to concentrate. This lowers the target’s Sp. Atk stat.
H04 Strength Normal Physical 80 100% 15 The target is slugged with a punch thrown at maximum power. This can also be used to move heavy boulders.
ZC01 Spirit Punch Fighting Special 90 85% 15 The user summons a giant fist made of pure fighting spirit and pummels the target. This may also raise Attack and Special Attack.
ZC02 Bravado Normal Other 100% 20 The user boasts about its own abilities and demoralizes the target, raising the user's Attack but lowering the target's Defense.
ZC08 Daring Dash Normal Physical 95 85% 15 The user makes a brave charge at the target that fills it with courage. It may raise the user's Attack and Speed.
ZC32 Hyper-Focus Psychic Other —% 15 The user hones its focus to boost its Special Attack stat and accuracy.
ZC33 Lariat Fighting Physical 80 100% 20 The user knocks the opponent down hard with a mighty swing of its arm, startling it out of any attacks it might have been preparing.
ZC43 Brain Press Psychic Physical * 100% 10 The user squeezes the target's head and applies painful pressure. The higher the target's Special Attack, the greater the damage.
ZC50 Hero Rally Fighting Other —% 10 The user's strength is boosted by its fallen friends. Each fainted or ailing ally raises the user's Attack stat.
ZC52 Berry Share Normal Other —% 10 The user shares its held Berry with the target. The target is placated by the gift and may be easier to catch.
ZC53 Hidden Gift Normal Other —% 10 A unique attack that varies in effect depending on the Pokémon using it.
ZC54 Clear Sky Normal Other —% 5 The user clears the skies and calms the wind, returning the weather to normal.

Tutor Moves

Move Type Class Power Acc PP Summary
Amaze Normal Physical * 100% 15 The user amazes the foe with its coolness and then attacks. It grows in power the cooler the user is.
Captivate Normal Other 100% 20 If any opposing Pokémon is the opposite gender of the user, it is charmed, which harshly lowers its Sp. Atk stat.
Confound Normal Special * 100% 15 The user confounds the foe with its cleverness and then attacks. It grows in power the cleverer the user is.
Dazzle Normal Special * 100% 15 The user dazzles the foe with its cuteness and then attacks. It grows in power the cuter the user is.
Demolish Normal Physical * 100% 15 The user frightens the foe with its toughness and then attacks. It grows in power the tougher the user is.
Drain Punch Fighting Physical 75 100% 10 An energy-draining punch. The user’s HP is restored by half the damage taken by the target.
Dual Chop Dragon Physical 40 90% 15 The user attacks its target by hitting it with brutal strikes. The target is hit twice in a row.
Endure Normal Other —% 10 The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
Enthrall Normal Special * 100% 15 The user enchants the foe with its beauty and then attacks. It grows in power the more beautiful the user is.
Focus Punch Fighting Physical 150 100% 20 The user focuses its mind before launching a punch. This move fails if the user is hit before it is used.
Fury Cutter Bug Physical 40 95% 20 The target is slashed with scythes or claws. This attack becomes more powerful if it hits in succession.
Headbutt Normal Physical 70 100% 15 The user sticks out its head and attacks by charging straight into the target. This may also make the target flinch.
Helping Hand Normal Other —% 20 The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally’s attack.
Ice Punch Ice Physical 75 100% 15 The target is punched with an icy fist. This may also leave the target frozen.
Iron Defense Steel Other —% 15 The user hardens its body’s surface like iron, sharply raising its Defense stat.
Iron Tail Steel Physical 100 75% 15 The target is slammed with a steel-hard tail. This may also lower the target’s Defense stat.
Low Kick Fighting Physical * 100% 20 A powerful low kick that makes the target fall over. The heavier the target, the greater the move’s power.
Magnet Rise Electric Other —% 10 The user levitates using electrically generated magnetism for five turns.
Natural Gift Normal Physical * 100% 15 The user draws power to attack by using its held Berry. The Berry determines the move’s type and power.
Role Play Psychic Other —% 10 The user mimics the target completely, copying the target’s natural Ability.
Secret Power Normal Physical 70 100% 20 The user attacks the target with a secret power. Its additional effects vary depending on the user’s environment.
Snore Normal Special 50 100% 15 An attack that can be used only if the user is asleep. The harsh noise may also make the target flinch.
Swift Normal Special 60 —% 20 Star-shaped rays are shot at the opposing Pokémon. This attack never misses.
Thunder Punch Electric Physical 75 100% 15 The target is punched with an electrified fist. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
Vacuum Wave Fighting Special 40 100% 30 The user whirls its fists to send a wave of pure vacuum at the target. This move always goes first.
Work Up Normal Other —% 30 The user is roused, and its Attack and Sp. Atk stats increase.
Zen Headbutt Psychic Physical 80 90% 15 The user focuses its willpower to its head and attacks the target. This may also make the target flinch.

Egg Moves

Move Type Class Power Acc PP Summary
Agility Psychic Other —% 30 The user relaxes and lightens its body to move faster. This sharply raises the Speed stat.
Bite Dark Physical 60 100% 25 The target is bitten with viciously sharp fangs. This may also make the target flinch.
Blaze Kick Fire Physical 85 90% 10 The user launches a kick that lands a critical hit more easily. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Bullet Punch Steel Physical 40 100% 30 The user strikes the target with tough punches as fast as bullets. This move always goes first.
Circle Throw Fighting Physical 60 90% 10 The target is thrown, and a different Pokémon is dragged out. In the wild, this ends a battle against a single Pokémon.
Cross Chop Fighting Physical 100 80% 5 The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. Critical hits land more easily.
Crunch Dark Physical 80 100% 15 The user crunches up the target with sharp fangs. This may also lower the target’s Defense stat.
Detect Fighting Other —% 5 Enables the user to evade all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
Follow Me Normal Other —% 20 The user draws attention to itself, making all targets take aim only at the user.
High Jump Kick Fighting Physical 130 90% 10 The target is attacked with a knee kick from a jump. If it misses, the user is hurt instead.
Mind Reader Normal Other —% 5 The user senses the target’s movements with its mind to ensure its next attack does not miss the target.
Sky Uppercut Fighting Physical 85 90% 15 The user attacks the target with an uppercut thrown skyward with force.