Wimpod • Generation VIII Pokédex

Wimpod
Pokédex Page for Wimpod

This is the Marriland Pokédex page for Wimpod, showing its information and moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Wimpod is not available in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond or Shining Pearl and cannot be used in or sent to those versions.

Wimpod

Wimpod
Sprite of Wimpod in Pokémon HOME

Wimpod's Type

BUG
WATER

Wimpod's Pokédex #s

National #
767
Galar #
232
Armor #
124
Crown #
--

Wimpod's Base Stats

HP:
25
Attack:
35
Defense:
40
Sp. Atk:
20
Sp. Def:
30
Speed:
80
Total:
230

Misc. Info

Height:
1'8" (0.5m)
Weight:
26.5 lbs. (12 kg)
Gender Ratio:
Egg Groups:
Bug / Water 3
EXP At Lv. 100:
1,000,000
EV Yield:
1 Speed
Base EXP:
46
Catch Rate:
90
Base Happiness:
70

Wimpod's Abilities

Here is what ability Wimpod has, along with its effect.
Wimp Out
Wimpod is forced to switch out immediately when its HP drops below 50%.

Weaknesses & Resistances

Below is a list of what Wimpod's weakness and resistance is to various types.
ELECTRIC
FLYING
ROCK
½
WATER
ICE
FIGHTING
GROUND
STEEL

Wimpod's Evolution Line

Below you'll find a list of all Pokémon Wimpod evolves from or into, along with its evolution method.
Wimpod
Wimpod
starting form
Golisopod
Golisopod
at level 30

Wimpod's Moves in Sword & Shield

Below is a list of all of the moves that Wimpod can learn, along with what level it learns the move, the TM or TR number, and what egg moves it can learn, if any. Hover over a move (desktop/laptop) or click the ? button next to the move (mobile/tablet) to find out more about the move.

Level Up Moves

Here are all of the moves Wimpod learns via level up. Anything marked "Evo." means it learns it upon evolving. If the level is 1, it can be relearned at a Pokémon Center.
Lv. Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
1
Struggle Bug
100% chance of lowering all nearby enemies' Sp. Atk by one stage.
BUG
SPECIAL
50 100% 20 Nearby Enemies
1
Sand Attack
Lowers the target's Accuracy by one stage.
GROUND
STATUS
-- 100% 15 One Target
1
Defense Curl
Raises Wimpod's Defense by one stage. Rollout and Ice Ball do double damage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 40 User

TM Moves

Here are all of the moves that Wimpod can learn via TM (Technical Machine). These moves can be taught an unlimited number of times once the TM is obtained.
TM Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TM16
Screech
Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 85% 40 One Target
TM21
Rest
Wimpod restores its HP to full and falls asleep for two turns.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM24
Snore
Can only be used while asleep. 30% chance of making the target flinch.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
50 100% 15 One Target
TM25
Protect
Protects Wimpod from attacks for a turn. Low chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM31
Attract
Infatuates Pokémon of the opposite gender.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 15 One Target
TM33
Rain Dance
Changes the weather to rainy for 5 turns.
WATER
STATUS
-- -- 5 Entire Field
TM35
Hail
Changes the weather to hail for 5 turns.
ICE
STATUS
-- -- 10 Entire Field
TM39
Facade
Does double damage if Wimpod is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
70 100% 20 One Target
TM40
Swift
Doesn't miss all nearby enemies.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
60 -- 20 Nearby Enemies
TM53
Mud Shot
100% chance of lowering the target's Speed by one stage.
GROUND
SPECIAL
55 95% 15 One Target
TM58
Assurance
Does double damage if the target was already damaged this turn.
DARK
PHYSICAL
60 100% 10 One Target
TM76
Round
Deals double damage if Round has already been used and causes any other Pokémon using Round to use it immediately afterward.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
60 100% 15 One Target

TR Moves

Here are all of the moves that Wimpod can learn via TR (Technical Record). These moves can be taught only once per TR, but TRs can be obtained in the Wild Area and other locations.
TR Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TR04
Surf
Deals extra damage to targets using Dive.
WATER
SPECIAL
90 100% 15 All But Self
TR16
Waterfall
Has a 20% chance of causing the target to flinch.
WATER
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target
TR18
Leech Life
Heals Wimpod by half the damage dealt.
BUG
PHYSICAL
80 100% 10 One Target
TR20
Substitute
Costs 25% of Wimpod's max HP. Sets up a Substitute to block effects and damage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR23
Spikes
Sets a layer of spikes to do damage upon switching in. Up to three layers can be set.
GROUND
STATUS
-- -- 20 Enemy Field
TR26
Endure
Will survive any hit with at least 1 HP left this turn. 50% chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR27
Sleep Talk
Can only be used while asleep. Uses one of Wimpod's moves at random.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR37
Taunt
Prevents the target from using Status moves for the next few turns.
DARK
STATUS
-- 100% 20 One Target
TR61
Bug Buzz
10% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Def by one stage.
BUG
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 One Target
TR84
Scald
Has a 30% chance to burn the target.
WATER
SPECIAL
80 100% 15 One Target

Egg Moves

Here are all of the moves that Wimpod can learn as Egg Moves. In the case of evolved Pokémon, it shows what Egg Moves it can learn in its lowest evolutionary stage. Click the word EGG to find compatible breeding Pokémon to get that Egg Move onto Wimpod.
Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
EGG
Metal Claw
Has a 10% chance of raising Wimpod's Attack by one stage.
STEEL
PHYSICAL
50 95% 35 One Target
EGG
Wide Guard
Protects your team from moves that hit multiple targets for the turn.
ROCK
STATUS
-- -- 10 User's Field
EGG
Harden
Raises Wimpod's Defense by one stage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 30 User
EGG
Aqua Jet
Has higher priority.
WATER
PHYSICAL
40 100% 20 One Target
EGG
Rollout
Lose control for up to 5 turns, with each hit doing 2× as much. Doubles damage if Defense Curl was used beforehand.
ROCK
PHYSICAL
30 90% 20 One Target

Move Tutor Moves

Here are all of the moves that Wimpod can learn from Move Tutors. Most of these require the Expansion Pass and can be found in the Isle of Armor's Dojo, costing some Armorite Ore to teach. However, there are a few moves that can be taught aside from this.
Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TUTOR
Skitter Smack
100% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Atk by one stage.
BUG
PHYSICAL
70 90% 10 One Target

Wimpod's Detailed Stats

Below you'll find a more detailed table containing Wimpod's calculated stats, which are the stats that you actually see displayed in game. These are affected by a variety of things, such as level, Effort Values (EVs), Individual Values (IVs), and Wimpod's Nature.

By default, the stats you see in the table below show four different possibilities, all assuming Wimpod is level 100: its stats with 0 EVs, 252+ (max) EVs, 0 IVs, and 31 (max) IVs. Nature is not shown by default, so its maximum is 10% higher than shown here, and minium 10% lower.
Stats at
level 100
0 EVs 252+ EVs Base Stat
Min Max Min Max
HP
160 191 223 254 25
Attack
75 106 138 169 35
Defense
85 116 148 179 40
Sp. Atk
45 76 108 139 20
Sp. Def
65 96 128 159 30
Speed
165 196 228 259 80
Total
230

Where to Find Wimpod in Sword & Shield

If you're looking for where to find Wimpod, you'll find the various methods listed down below, along with any notes or special locations. This should help you figure out how to get Wimpod in Pokémon Sword & Shield. (Currently this does not show most "strong" static encounters or Max Raid Battles.)

Wimpod in the Wild

Galar Mine No. 2

Overworld Encounters
Any Weather
25% Lv. 20-24
Random Encounters
Any Weather
20% Lv. 20-24

Motostoke Riverbank

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 25% -- -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 26-28
Random Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- 30% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 26-28

Bridge Field

Random Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 10% -- -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 26-28

Giant's Mirror

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 40% -- -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 28-30

Hammerlocke Hills

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- 35% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 29-31

Courageous Cavern

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
16% 16% 16% 16% 16% 16% 16% 16% 16%
Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18

Pokédex Entries for Wimpod

Generation 8 Pokédex Entries

Sword
It's nature's cleaner—it eats anything and everything, including garbage and rotten things. The ground near its nest is always clean.
Shield
Wimpod gather in swarms, constantly on the lookout for danger. They scatter the moment they detect an enemy's presence.

Generation 7 Pokédex Entries

Sun
This Pokémon is a coward. As it desperately dashes off, the flailing of its many legs leaves a sparkling clean path in its wake.
Moon
Its habitat varies from beaches to seabeds. A natural scavenger, it will gleefully chow down on anything edible, no matter how rotten.
Ultra Sun
It will pick up anything it finds on the ground. Sometimes it finds coins, so Murkrow and Meowth will go after it.
Ultra Moon
An astonishingly cowardly Pokémon, Wimpod will whir its legs at high speeds to run away if anything comes near it.
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