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Melmetal #809: Melmetal
Pokémon
#811: Thwackey Thwackey
Grookey
Chimp Pokémon
サルノリ
Sarunori
#810
Grookey



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Type
Grass Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Abilities
Overgrow Cacophony
Cacophony
Grassy Surge
Hidden Ability
Cacophony
Hidden Ability
Cacophony
Cacophony
Gender ratio
Unknown
Catch rate
Unknown
Breeding
Egg Groups
Field and Grass
Hatch time
5140 - 5396 steps
Height
1'00" 0.3 m
Grookey
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Weight
11.0 lbs. 5.0 kg
Grookey
0 lbs. 0 kg
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Mega Stone
Base experience yield
Unknown
Gen. IV
Unknown
IV
Unknown
Leveling rate
Unknown
EV yield
Total: Unknown
Grookey
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
Body style
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Footprint
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Pokédex color
Green
Base friendship
Unknown
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Grookey (Japanese: サルノリ Sarunori) is a Grass-type Pokémon introduced in Generation VIII.

It evolves into Thwackey starting at level 16, which evolves into Rillaboom starting at level 35.

Along with Scorbunny and Sobble, Grookey is one of three starter Pokémon of Galar available at the beginning of Pokémon Sword and Shield.

Along with Scorbunny and Sobble, it was the first Generation VIII Pokémon to be revealed to the public on February 27, 2019.

Contents

Biology

Grookey is a chimp-like Pokémon, with a green colored body, brown tail and ears, and orange limbs and snout. It has two large eyes, with a beige-colored mask surrounding them. It has two leaf-shaped hair tufts on the top of its head which holds a stick. It uses this stick to beat against objects and also has the ability to grow grass. It is said to be full of boundless curiosity.

In the anime

Major appearances

Minor appearances

In the manga

In the TCG

Main article: Grookey (TCG)

Game data

Pokédex entries

Game locations

In side games

Held items

Stats

Base stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
50
110 - 157 210 - 304
65
63 - 128 121 - 251
50
49 - 112 94 - 218
40
40 - 101 76 - 196
40
40 - 101 76 - 196
65
63 - 128 121 - 251
Total:
310
Other Pokémon with this total
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and (if applicable) a hindering nature.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and (if applicable) a helpful nature.

Type effectiveness

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

Learnset

By leveling up

By TM/HM

By breeding

By tutoring

Side game data

Evolution

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Unevolved
Grookey
 Grass 
Rare Candy
Level 16
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First evolution
Thwackey
 Grass 
Rare Candy
Level 35
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Second evolution
Rillaboom
 Grass 


Trivia

Origin

Grookey may be based on an Ecuadorian squirrel monkey.

Name origin

Grookey may be a combination of groove and monkey.

Sarunori may be a combination of 猿 saru (monkey) and ノリ nori (excitement, rhythm).

In other languages

Language Title Meaning
Japan Flag.png Japanese サルノリ Sarunori From saru and ノリ nori
France Flag.png French Ouistempo From ouistiti and tempo
Spain Flag.png Spanish Grookey Same as English name
Germany Flag.png German Chimpep From chimpanzee and pep
Italy Flag.png Italian Grookey Same as English name
South Korea Flag.png Korean 흥나숭 Heungnasung From 흥나다 heungnada and 원숭이 wonsungi
Hong Kong Flag.png Cantonese Chinese 敲音猴 Hāauyāmhàuh From hāau, yām, and hàuh
China and Taiwan Flags.png Mandarin Chinese 敲音猴 Qiāoyīnhóu From qiāo, yīn, and hóu


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