Forretress

←(#204) PinecoPineco.png Forretress.pngForretress (#205) Dunsparce.pngDunsparce (#206)→
Forretress
#205
Forretress.png205Forretress.png

Type
Bug Steel
Catch rate
75
Abilities
Sturdy
Hidden Ability
Overcoat
Biomes
Cold Taiga, Cold Taiga Hills, Cold Taiga M, Mega Spruce Taiga, Mega Taiga, Mega Taiga Hills, Redwood Taiga Hills M, Taiga, Taiga Hills, Taiga M
Spawn time
Night
Level range in wild
31-54
Spawn location
Land
Gender ratio
50% ♂, 50% ♀
EV yield
2 Defense
Mount
None
Egg Groups
Bug
Behavior
Timid 80%
Neutral 0%
Aggressive 20%

Forretress is a Bug/Steel-type Pokémon that evolves from Pineco at level 31.

Forretress conceals itself inside its hardened steel shell. The shell is opened when the Pokémon is catching prey, but it does so at such a quick pace that the shell's inside cannot be seen.

Contents

Spawn rate

Biome Time Location Rate
Cold Taiga Night Land 12.584%
Cold Taiga Hills Night Land 11.095%
Cold Taiga M Night Land 11.095%
Mega Spruce Taiga Night Land 4.335%
Mega Taiga Night Land 4.601%
Mega Taiga Hills Night Land 4.526%
Redwood Taiga Hills M Night Land 4.269%
Taiga Night Land 5.556%
Taiga Hills Night Land 5.447%
Taiga M Night Land 6.806%

Drops

Drop Chance Quantity
Grid Big Root.pngBig Root 5% 1
Grid Spruce Wood.pngSpruce Wood 50% 1
Grid String.pngString 100% 1-2

Stats

HP: 75
Attack: 90
Defense: 140
Sp. Atk: 60
Sp. Def: 60
Speed: 40
Total: 465

Type effectiveness

BugType.png DarkType.png DragonType.png ElectricType.png FairyType.png FightingType.png FireType.png FlyingType.png GhostType.png GrassType.png GroundType.png IceType.png NormalType.png PoisonType.png PsychicType.png RockType.png SteelType.png WaterType.png
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Moves

By level

Level Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
011 Heavy Slam SteelType.pngSteel Physical 100% 10
011 Zap Cannon ElectricType.pngElectric Special 120 50% 5
011 Magnet Rise ElectricType.pngElectric Status 10
011 Toxic Spikes PoisonType.pngPoison Status 20
011 Tackle NormalType.pngNormal Physical 50 100% 35
011 Protect NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
011 Self-Destruct NormalType.pngNormal Physical 200 100% 5
011 Bug Bite BugType.pngBug Physical 60 100% 20
1212 Take Down NormalType.pngNormal Physical 90 85% 20
1717 Rapid Spin NormalType.pngNormal Physical 20 100% 40
2020 Bide NormalType.pngNormal Physical 10
2323 Natural Gift
Varies
Physical 100% 15
2828 Spikes GroundType.pngGround Status 20
3131 Mirror Shot SteelType.pngSteel Special 65 85% 10
3232 Autotomize SteelType.pngSteel Status 15
3636 Payback DarkType.pngDark Physical 50 100% 10
4242 Explosion NormalType.pngNormal Physical 250 100% 5
4646 Iron Defense SteelType.pngSteel Status 15
5050 Gyro Ball SteelType.pngSteel Physical 100% 5
5656 Double-Edge NormalType.pngNormal Physical 120 100% 15
6060 Magnet Rise ElectricType.pngElectric Status 10
6464 Zap Cannon ElectricType.pngElectric Special 120 50% 5
7070 Heavy Slam SteelType.pngSteel Physical 100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Forretress.

By TM/HM

TM Move Type Category Power Accuracy  PP 
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic PoisonType.pngPoison Status 90% 10
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM09 Venoshock PoisonType.pngPoison Special 65 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power
Varies
Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM11 Sunny Day FireType.pngFire Status 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM15 Hyper Beam NormalType.pngNormal Special 150 90% 5
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM16 Light Screen PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 30
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM17 Protect NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM22 Solar Beam GrassType.pngGrass Special 120 100% 10
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM26 Earthquake GroundType.pngGround Physical 100 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM28 Dig GroundType.pngGround Physical 80 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team NormalType.pngNormal Status 15
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM33 Reflect PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM37 Sandstorm RockType.pngRock Status 10
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM39 Rock Tomb RockType.pngRock Physical 60 95% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM42 Facade NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM44 Rest PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM45 Attract NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM48 Round NormalType.pngNormal Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM64 Explosion NormalType.pngNormal Physical 250 100% 5
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM66 Payback DarkType.pngDark Physical 50 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM68 Giga Impact NormalType.pngNormal Physical 150 90% 5
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM69 Rock Polish RockType.pngRock Status 20
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM72 Volt Switch ElectricType.pngElectric Special 70 100% 20
Bag TM Steel Sprite.png TM74 Gyro Ball SteelType.pngSteel Physical 100% 5
Bag TM Bug Sprite.png TM76 Struggle Bug BugType.pngBug Special 50 100% 20
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM78 Bulldoze GroundType.pngGround Physical 60 100% 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM80 Rock Slide RockType.pngRock Physical 75 90% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger NormalType.pngNormal Status 90% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Steel Sprite.png TM91 Flash Cannon SteelType.pngSteel Special 80 100% 10
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM94 Rock Smash FightingType.pngFighting Physical 40 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM101 Body Slam NormalType.pngNormal Physical 85 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM102 Take Down NormalType.pngNormal Physical 90 85% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM103 Double-Edge NormalType.pngNormal Physical 120 100% 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM108 Counter FightingType.pngFighting Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM115 Mimic NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM116 Bide NormalType.pngNormal Physical 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM118 Self-Destruct NormalType.pngNormal Physical 200 100% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM127 Headbutt NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 15
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM128 Curse GhostType.pngGhost Status 10
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM129 Rollout RockType.pngRock Physical 30 90% 20
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM130 Zap Cannon ElectricType.pngElectric Special 120 50% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM131 Sweet Scent NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM132 Snore NormalType.pngNormal Special 50 100% 15
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM134 Giga Drain GrassType.pngGrass Special 75 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM135 Endure NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM140 Sleep Talk NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM141 Defense Curl NormalType.pngNormal Status 40
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM152 Secret Power NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM162 Stealth Rock RockType.pngRock Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM163 Captivate NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM165 Natural Gift
Varies
Physical 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM170 Confide NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png HM04 Strength NormalType.pngNormal Physical 80 100% 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png HM06 Rock Smash FightingType.pngFighting Physical 40 100% 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Forretress.

By move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Block NormalType.pngNormal Status 5
Bug Bite BugType.pngBug Physical 60 100% 20
Drill Run GroundType.pngGround Physical 80 95% 10
Gravity PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 5
Iron Defense SteelType.pngSteel Status 15
Magnet Rise ElectricType.pngElectric Status 10
Pain Split NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Signal Beam BugType.pngBug Special 75 100% 15
String Shot BugType.pngBug Status 95% 30
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Forretress.

By event move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Refresh NormalType.pngNormal Status 20

By breeding

 Parent   Move   Type   Category   Power   Accuracy   PP 
Sewaddle.pngDwebble.pngCrustle.png Flail NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 15
Beedrill.pngSpinarak.pngAriados.pngHeracross.pngSkorupi.pngDrapion.png Pin Missile BugType.pngBug Physical 25 95% 20
Shuckle.png Power Trick PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 10
Pinsir.png Revenge FightingType.pngFighting Physical 60 100% 10
Trapinch.pngVibrava.pngFlygon.png Sand Tomb GroundType.pngGround Physical 35 85% 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Forretress.