Xurkitree, also known as UB-03 Lighting, is an Electric Type Pokémon introduced in Pokémon Sun and Moon. It is one of the Ultra Beasts appearing in the Alola region. It seems to be entirely made out of electric cables, and feeds on the earth's natural electricity.
Powers and Stats
Tier: Low 6-B, likely 5-B
Age: Unknown, may vary.
Classification: Ultra Beast, UB-03 Lighting, Glowing Pokémon
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Electricity Manipulation, Statistics Amplification, Sleep Inducement, Spatial Manipulation, Energy Manipulation, Immunity to Paralysis, Paralysis Inducement, Resistance to Flying, Steel, and Electric Type moves, Healing.
Attack Potency: Small Country level, likely Planet level (On par with other Ultra Beasts. Implied to have fought the Tapus. Ultra Beasts are stated to be a threat to all Pokémon. Threatened Alola to the point where Zygarde saw fit to leave Kalos and come to Alola)
Speed: Massively FTL+ (Implied to be comparable to the Tapus and comparable to the other Ultra Beasts)
Lifting Strength: Unknown
Striking Strength: Small Country Class, likely Planet Class (On par with other Ultra Beasts)
Durability: Small Country level, likely Planet level
Stamina: Very high
Range: Extended melee range. Hundreds of kilometers with projectiles and abilities.
Standard Equipment: None
Intelligence: At least average
Weaknesses: Vulnerable to Ground Type moves.
- Thunderbolt: A basic lighting attack that may paralyze the enemy
- Eerie Impulse: An attack that lowers the enemy's ability to use special attacks.
- Hypnosis: Xurkitree hypnotizes the enemy into falling asleep.
- Tail Glow: Boost its special attack by 2.5x
- Beast Boost: Each time an opponent is knocked out, its highest stat increases.
- Signal Beam: Xurkitree fires off a sinister beam of light that may confuse the opponent.
- Ingrain: Xurkitree roots itself in place to gradually restore health.