Pokemon 447 RioluSource: The Pokémon Company

Name: Riolu (Japanese: リオル Riolu)

Classification: Emanation Pokémon

Type: Fighting

Generation: Gen IV Sinnoh Region

Gender Ratio: 87.5% Male to 12.5% Female

Height: 2' 4"

Weight: 44.5 lbs

Evolution:

  • Evolves into Lucario when leveled up with high Friendship during the Day.
  • Evolves into Lucario with 50 Candies in Pokémon Go.

Alternate Formes: None

How to catch in Sword/Shield:

How to catch in Go:

  • Eggs

Description: A small, bipedal Pokémon with dog-like traits, Riolu is a Baby Pokémon that can occasionally be found in the Wild in some regions. Its body is blue with a black mask like marking on its face, yellow and black collar markings around its neck and chest, and black legs and "ears". Its actual ears are small blue points atop its head, while the black apendages that hang on either side of its face are actually used to sense and emanate Aura. It also has white protrustions on its forearms and bright red eyes.

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Although Riolu are not as skilled at sensing and manipulating Aura as Lucario, they can create ripples of Aura to communicate with others and get a vague sense of their surroundings. Despite being a Baby Pokémon, Riolu have incredible strength, endurance, and stamina. They are playful and loyal, making for great partner Pokémon.

Core Games

Riolu in the core games

  • Sword Pokédex: It's exceedingly energetic, with enough stamina to keep running all through the night. Taking it for walks can be a challenging experience.
  • Shield Pokédex: It can use waves called auras to gauge how others are feeling. These same waves can also tell this Pokémon about the state of the environment.

Pokemon 447 RioluSource: The Pokémon Company

Base Stats

  • 40 HP
  • 70 Attack
  • 40 Defense
  • 35 Sp. Attack
  • 40 Sp. Defense
  • 60 Speed
  • 285 Total

Moves by Level

  • Quick Attack (lv 1)
  • Endure (lv 1)
  • Feint (lv 4)
  • Metal Claw (lv 8)
  • Counter (lv 12)
  • Work Up (lv 16)
  • Rock Smash (lv 20)
  • Nasty Plot (lv 24)
  • Screech (lv 28)
  • Quick Guard (lv 32)
  • Force Palm (lv 36)
  • Swords Dance (lv 40)
  • Helping Hand (lv 44)
  • Copycat (lv 48)
  • Final Gambit (lv 52)
  • Reversal (lv 56)

Moves by TM/TR

  • TM00 Mega Punch
  • TM01 Mega Kick
  • TM04 Ice Punch
  • TM05 Thunder Punch
  • TM15 Dig
  • TM16 Screech
  • TM21 Rest
  • TM22 Rock Slide
  • TM24 Snore
  • TM25 Protect
  • TM31 Attract
  • TM33 Rain Dance
  • TM34 Sunny Day
  • TM39 Facade
  • TM40 Swift
  • TM41 Helping Hand
  • TM42 Revenge
  • TM43 Brick Break
  • TM48 Rock Tomb
  • TM57 Payback
  • TM59 Fling
  • TM63 Drain Punch
  • TM65 Shadow Claw
  • TM75 Low Sweep
  • TM76 Round
  • TM79 Retaliate
  • TM81 Bulldoze
  • TR00 Swords Dance
  • TR07 Low Kick
  • TR10 Earthquake
  • TR12 Agility
  • TR20 Substitute
  • TR21 Reversal
  • TR26 Endure
  • TR27 Sleep Talk
  • TR31 Iron Tail
  • TR32 Crunch
  • TR41 Blaze Kick
  • TR46 Iron Defense
  • TR48 Bulk Up
  • TR57 Poison Jab
  • TR64 Focus Blast
  • TR68 Nasty Plot
  • TR69 Zen Headbutt
  • TR85 Work Up

Moves by Breeding

  • Bite
  • Bullet Punch
  • Circle Throw
  • Cross Chop
  • Detect
  • High Jump Kick
  • Howl
  • Mind Reader
  • Vacuum Wave

Damaged normally by

  • Normal 1×
  • Fighting 1×
  • Poison 1×
  • Ground 1×
  • Ghost 1×
  • Steel 1×
  • Fire 1×
  • Water 1×
  • Grass 1×
  • Electric 1×
  • Ice 1×
  • Dragon 1×

Weak to

  • Flying 2×
  • Psychic 2×
  • Fairy 2×

Immune to

  • None

Resistant to

  • Rock ½×
  • Bug ½×
  • Dark ½×

Pokémon Go

Riolu in Pokémon Go

Pokédex: The aura that emanates from its body intensifies to alert others if it is afraid or sad.

Egg Distance: 10 KM

Buddy Distance: 5 KM

Pokemon Go 447 RioluSource: Niantic

Base Stats

  • 120 Stamina
  • 127 Attack
  • 78 Defense

Moves

  • Fast Attacks: Counter, Quick Attack
  • Charged Attacks: Brick Break, Low Sweep, Cross Chop

Shiny: Yes

Pokemon Go 447 Riolu ShinySource: Niantic

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