Tricky Fox Pokémon Pokémon
|Illusion||12.5% ♀/87.5% ♂|
|Pokédex color||Egg groups|
|Generation IV||Generation V|
Zorua (Japanese: ゾロア Zoroa) is a -type Pokémon and the pre-evolution of Zoroark. It is a Generation V Pokémon and appears in the Pokémon Black and White games. It has the ability Illusion. To obtain Zorua in Black and White, you have to trade Celebi over from the movie 13 event or Gamestop event or Breed Zoroark from the Crown Beasts event or from Gamestop Crown Beasts event. It will be at level 10 and has the moves Leer, Scratch, Pursuit, and Fake Tears.
Evolution[edit | edit source]
Game Info[edit | edit source]
Game Locations[edit | edit source]
|Black/White||Castelia City (Requires Event Celebi)||Event|
Pokédex Entries[edit | edit source]
|Generations I - IV|
|Zorua did not appear during the Generation I - IV games.|
|It changes into the forms of others to surprise them. Apparently, it often transforms into a silent child.|
|To protect themselves from danger, they hide their true identities by transforming into people and Pokémon.|
Learnset[edit | edit source]
|Level||Move||Power||Accuracy||PP||Type||Damage Type||Contest Type||Appeal||Jam|
|Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.|
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Sprites[edit | edit source]
|I||Red||Blue||Yellow||Red (JP)||Green (JP)||Back|
|Zorua did not appear in Generation I|
|Zorua did not appear in Generation II|
|Zorua did not appear in Generation III|
|Zorua did not appear in Generation IV|
|V||Black||White||Black 2||White 2||Back|
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- A Zorua was owned by N as a child, as seen in the intro of Pokemon Black and White. N has a Zoroark during the final battle in N's Castle.
- Zorua along with Zoroark were the first two Generation V Pokémon to appear in a Generation IV season anime of Pokémon in the movie, Zoroark: Master of Illusions.
- Zorua will be seen in BW040 under the ownership of a boy named Luke.
- Zorua is very similar to Riolu because they both have a single evolution, have psychic-like attacks and abilities, and are first introduced in movies, Riolu in "Lucario and the Mystery of Mew" and Zorua in "Zoroark: Master of Illusions".
- Zorua is one of only nine pure dark types. The others are Umbreon, Poochyena, Mightyena, Darkrai, Purrloin, Liepard and Zoroark.
- In Pokemon Black 2 and White 2 it is possible to obtain a Zorua in Driftveil City when talking to one of the seven sages and it will have N's ID.