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Glocoon
Glowworm Pokémon
#032
GlocoonFront.png
Type
Bug
Unknown
Ability
Illuminate
Hidden Ability
Volt Absorb
Gender ratio
50% male, 50% female
Catch rate
140 (18.3%)
Breeding
Egg group
Bug
Hatch time
2805 steps
Height
0.4 m
0 m
Weight
6.5 kg
0 kg
Regional numbers
Pokédex
#032<br\>Rikoto
Base experience yield
82
Leveling rate
Medium Slow
EV yield
Total: 2
0
HP
0
Atk
1
Def
0
Sp.Atk
1
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
Body style
Serpentine
Footprint
BodyUnknown.png
Pokédex color
Black
Base friendship
70

Glocoon is a Bug-type Pokémon.

It evolves from Glowig starting at level 12, and evolves into Glowing starting at level 18.

Biology

Physiology

Glocoon's body has an oval shape to it. It has markings that look like a chuckling face, with glowing electric blue lips and closed eyes, the former also having teeth in a smile. The rest of its body is black, and it has a light grey hook at the top of its head.

Gender Differences

None.

Special abilities

Glocoon cover their glowing spots with leaves to avoid detection. When spotted by predators, they blind them with a sudden flash of light.

Behavior

Glocoon try to cover their glowing spots, which are what look like eyes and the lips of a chuckling smile, with leaves to avoid detection from predators. If they are spotted by a predator, Glocoon will blind it with a sudden flash of light

Habitat

Glocoon are found in trees you can use Headbutt on in Dullfern Forest.

Game data

Pokédex entries

Pokédex entry
Glocoon covers their glowing spots with leaves to avoid detection. When they are spotted by predators, they blind them with a sudden flash of light.

Game locations

Availability
None This Pokémon cannot be obtained.
Common Dullfern Forest (Headbutt)
Uncommon
Fossil
Rare
One

Held items

Held item(s)
None This Pokémon cannot be found holding an item.
Common
Uncommon
Rare
Always

Stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 60
120 - 167 230 - 324
Attack: 25
27 - 84 49 - 163
Defense: 69
66 - 133 128 - 260
Sp.Atk: 67
64 - 130 125 - 256
Sp.Def: 69
66 - 133 128 - 260
Speed: 10
13 - 68 22 - 130
Total: 300   Other Pokémon with this total  
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and a hindering nature, if applicable.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and a helpful nature, if applicable.


Type effectiveness

Under normal battle conditions, this Pokémon is:
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Doubly resistant to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Damaged normally by:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Doubly weak to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Notes:

Learnset

By leveling up

By leveling up
 Level   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
Start Flash Normal Status 100% 20
Start Tackle Normal Physical 50 100% 35
6 String Shot Bug Status 95% 40
12 Struggle Bug Bug Special 50 100% 20
12 Harden Normal Status —% 30
  • A level of "Start" indicates a move that will be known by a Glocoon obtained at level 1
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Glocoon
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Glocoon

By TM/HM

By TM/HM
 TM   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
TMPoison.png TM06 Toxic Poison Status 0000 090}}90% 10
TMNormal.png TM10 Hidden Power Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
TMPsychic.png TM16 Light Screen Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 30
TMNormal.png TM17 Protect Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMNormal.png TM21 Frustration Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
TMElectric.png TM24 Thunderbolt Electric Special 09090 100}}100% 15
TMElectric.png TM25 Thunder Electric Special 110110 070}}70% 10
TMNormal.png TM27 Return Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
TMNormal.png TM32 Double Team Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 15
TMPsychic.png TM33 Reflect Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TMNormal.png TM42 Facade Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
TMPsychic.png TM44 Rest Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMNormal.png TM45 Attract Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 15
TMNormal.png TM48 Round Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
TMGrass.png TM53 Energy Ball Grass Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TMElectric.png TM57 Charge Beam Electric Special 05050 090}}90% 10
TMNormal.png TM70 Flash Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 20
TMElectric.png TM72 Volt Switch Electric Special 07070 100}}100% 20
TMElectric.png TM73 Thunder Wave Electric Status 0000 100}}100% 20
TMBug.png TM76 Struggle Bug Bug Special 05050 100}}100% 20
TMElectric.png TM79 Lightning Strike Electric Special 07575 100}}100% 15
TMNormal.png TM87 Swagger Normal Status 0000 090}}90% 15
TMNormal.png TM88 Sleep Talk Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMNormal.png TM90 Substitute Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMSteel.png TM91 Flash Cannon Steel Special 08080 100}}100% 10
TMElectric.png TM93 Wild Charge Electric Physical 09090 100}}100% 15
TMFairy.png TM99 Dazzling Gleam Fairy Special 08080 100}}100% 10
TMNormal.png TM100 Confide Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TMNormal.png TM101 Secret Power Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
TMBug.png TM109 Bug Bomb Bug Special 07070 095}}95% 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Glocoon
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Glocoon

By breeding

By tutoring

By Move Tutor
 Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP   Cost 
Snore Normal Special 50 100% 20 Red Shard1
Shock Wave Electric Special 60 —% 20 Red Shard1
Bug Bite Bug Physical 60 100% 20 Red Shard2
Signal Beam Bug Special 75 100% 15 Red Shard2
Crackle Slam Electric Physical 90 90% 10 Red Shard4
Magnet Rise Electric Status —% 10 Green Shard1
Electroweb Electric Special 55 95% 15 Green Shard3
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Glocoon
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Glocoon

Evolution

GlowigFront.png
Unevolved
Glowig
 Bug 
Level 12
GlocoonFront.png
First evolution
Glocoon
 Bug 
Level 18
GlowingFront.png
Second evolution
Glowing
 Bug  Electric 


Sprites

Front Back
GenderM.png GlocoonFront.png GlocoonBack.png
Front shiny Back shiny
GenderM.png GlocoonFrontShiny.png GlocoonBackShiny.png

Trivia

  • Prior to 1.0.1,Glocoon uses Beautifly's cry.
  • Like most early Bug-type Pokemon in their middle Evolution, Glocoon has the Lowest base Speed of its Evolutionary line, but has high Base Defense and Special Defense for its base Stat Total.

Origin

Glocoon is based on a cocoon and inspired by the design of a glowworm.

Name origin

Glocoon comes from glow and cocoon.

In other languages

Language Title Meaning
Japanese
German Glükon glühen + Kokon
Spanish
French Lumicon From Lumière (Light) And Cocon (Cocoon)
Italian


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