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#793 Nihilego

official Nihilego artwork by Ken Sugimori

Quick facts

Name Nihilego
Type RockPoison
Species Parasite Pokémon
Height 1.2 m (3' 11")
Weight 55.5 kg (122.4 lbs)
Catch rate 45

Nihilego's description

Nihilego is a Rock- / Poison-type Pokémon introduced in Gen 7 and has the National Dex number #793. The Pokédex classifies it as the Parasite Pokémon.

Nihilego's name in

Chinese (T / S) French German Japanese Korean
虛吾伊德 / 虚吾伊德(Xūwúyīdé) Zéroïd Anego ウツロイド (Uturoid) 虛吾伊德 / 虚吾伊德 (Xūwúyīdé)

Nihilego's resistances & weaknesses

x ½x ½x 2​x ¼x 4x ½x 2x ½x 2x ½

Nihilego's rearing


Experience Growth Slow
Base Happiness 0
EV yield 3 Sp. Def


Gender ratio Genderless
Egg Group(s) Undiscovered
Egg Cycles 120 (approx. 30720 steps)

Nihilego's abilities

1st Ability 2nd Ability Hidden Ability
Beast Boost - -

Nihilego's base stats

Stats Lv. 50 Lv. 100
Min Max Min Max
HP 109
169 328 216 422
Attack 53
52 99 115 225
Defense 47
46 89 108 212
Sp. Atk 127
118 233 196 388
Sp. Def 131
122 240 201 397
Speed 103
97 189 170 335
Total 570

Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, 0 IVs, and (if applicable) a hindering nature. Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, 31 IVs, and (if applicable) a helpful nature.

Nihilego's evolutions

Nihilego has no evolutions.

Nihilego artwork by Ken Sugimori #793
Rock / Poison

Nihilego's Pokédex entries

Gen Game Description
7SunOne of several mysterious Ultra Beasts. People on the street report observing those infested by it suddenly becoming violent.
7MoonOne of the Ultra Beasts. It's unclear whether or not this Pokémon is sentient, but sometimes it can be observed behaving like a young girl.
7Ultra SunA life-form from another world, it was dubbed a UB and is thought to produce a strong neurotoxin.
7Ultra MoonIt appeared in this world from an Ultra Wormhole. Nihilego appears to be a parasite that lives by feeding on people and Pokémon.