Find out everything there is to know about Tissenboule in our Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Pokédex. You'll find its evolutions, stats, EVs, attacks, talents and more.


Tarountula (eng)
Regional: #12 National: # 917


Catch rate


Given EVs

1 Def





Prevents the Pokémon from falling asleep.
The Pokémon's insomnia prevents it from falling asleep.

Stakeout (Hidden)

Doubles the damage dealt to a target that has just switched into battle.

capture locations

Encounter Rate: 70%
Minimum Level: 2
Maximum Level: 18
Biome: Grass (50%), Forest (50%)
Area: South Province (Area One), The Pokémon League, South Province (Area Four), South Province (Area Five), West Province (Area Two), West Province (Area Three), Tagtree Thicket, Casseroya Lake
Location: None
Time: Morning, Noon, Evening, Night
Version: Scarlet, Violet
Item: None


Condition: LEVELUP - Level: 15

Attacks learned by levelling up

GradeLast NameTypeCategoryPowerAccuracyPPEffects
Lv. 1Tackle Normal Physics4010035A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
Lv. 1String Shot Insect Status09540The user blows silk from its mouth that binds opposing Pokémon and harshly lowers their Speed stats.
Lv. 5Struggle Bug Insect Special5010020The user attacks by struggling against opposing Pokémon. This also lowers their Sp. Atk stats.
Lv. 8Insurance Darkness Physics6010010This move's power is doubled if the target has already taken some damage in the same turn.
Lev. 11Fake Normal Physics3010010This attack can hit a target using a move such as Protect or Detect. This also lifts the effects of those moves.
Lev. 14Bug Bite Insect Physics6010020The user attacks by biting the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.
Lev. 18Block Normal Status01015The user blocks the target's way with arms spread wide to prevent the target from fleeing.
Lev. 22Counter Fight Physics110020A retaliatory attack that countsers any physical move, inflicting double the damage taken.
Lev. 25Headbutt Normal Physics7010015The user sticks out its head and attacks by charging straight into the target. This may also make the target flinch.
Lev. 29Sticky Web Insect Status010120The user weaves a sticky net around the opposing team, which lowers their Speed stats upon switching into battle.
Lev. 33Gastro Acid Poison Status010010The user hurls up its stomach acids on the target. The fluid eliminates the effect of the target's Ability.
Lev. 36Circle Throw Fight Physics609010The target is thrown, and a different Pokémon is dragged out. In the wild, this ends a battle against a single Pokémon.
Lev. 40Throat Chop Darkness Physics8010015The user attacks the target's throat, and the resultant suffering prevents the target from using sound-based moves for two turns.
Lev. 44Skitter Smack Insect Physics709010The user skitters behind the target to attack. This also lowers the target's Sp. Atk stat.

Attacks learned by CT

CTLast NameTypeCategoryPowerAccuracyPPEffects
66Body Slam Normal Physics8510015The user attacks by dropping onto the target with its full body weight. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
1Take Down Normal Physics908520A reckless full-body charge attack for slamming into the target. This also damages the user a little.
95Leech Life Insect Physics8010010The user drains the target's blood. The user's HP is restored by up to half the damage taken by the target.
85Rest Psy Status01015The user goes to sleep for two turns. This fully restores the user's HP and cures any status conditions.
103Substitute Normal Status010110The user creates a substitute for itself using some of its own HP. The substitute serves as the user's decoy.
18Thief Darkness Physics6010025The user attacks and steals the target's held item simultaneously. The user can't steal anything if it already holds an item.
7Protect Normal Status010110This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
90Spikes Soil Status010120The user lays a trap of spikes at the feet of the opposing team. The spikes will damage opposing Pokémon that switch into battle.
111Giga Drain Plant Special7510010A nutrient-draining attack. The user's HP is restored by up to half the damage taken by the target.
47Endure Normal Status010110The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. This move's chance of failing rises if used in succession.
57False Swipe Normal Physics4010040A restrained attack that prevents the target from fainting. The target is left with at least 1 HP.
70Sleep Talk Normal Status010110The user randomly uses one of the moves it knows. This move can only be used while the user is asleep.
50Rain Dance Water Status01015The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water-type attacks. The rain also lowers the power of Fire-type attacks.
49Sunny Day Fire Status01015The user intensifies the sun for five turns, powering up Fire-type attacks. The sunlight also lowers the power of Water-type attacks.
25Facade Normal Physics7010020This move's power is doubled if the user is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
56Bullet Seed Plant Physics2510030The user attacks by forcefully shooting seeds at the target. This move hits two to five times in a row.
91Toxic Spikes Poison Status010120The user lays a trap of poison spikes at the feet of the opposing team. The spikes will poison opposing Pokémon that switch into battle.
83Poison Jab Poison Physics8010020The target is stabbed with a tentacle, an arm, or the like steeped in poison. This may also poison the target.
105X-Scissor Insect Physics8010015The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes, claws, or the like as if they were a pair of scissors.
162Bug Buzz Insect Special9010010The user vibrates to generate a damaging sound wave. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
61Shadow Claw Spectre Physics7010015The user attacks by slashing the target with a sharp claw made from shadows. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
81Grass Knot Plant Special110020The user snares the target with grass and trips it. The heavier the target, the greater the move's power.
15Struggle Bug Insect Special5010020The user attacks by struggling against opposing Pokémon. This also lowers their Sp. Atk stats.
171Tera Blast Normal Unknown8010010If the user has Terastallized, it unleashes energy of its Tera Type. This move inflicts damage using the Attack or Sp. Atk stat-whichever is higher for the user.
20Trailblaze Plant Physics5010020The user attacks suddenly as if leaping out from tall grass. The user's nimble footwork boosts its Speed stat.