National Pokédex
Nihilego - Buzzwole (#794) - Pheromosa
Ability Beast Boost
Series Pokémon series
First appearance Pokémon Sun & Moon
Created by Game Freak
Designed by James Turner

Buzzwole(JP) is is a species of Pokémon in the series of the same name. It is a Bug / Fighting Pokémon introduced in the seventh generation exclusive to Pokémon Sun. It is an Ultra Beast with the code name as UB-02 Absorption (UB02 Expansion in Japan).

Physiology and Behavior


Main Pokémon games

Buzzwole is the second Ultra Beast encountered in Sun. It appears in a cutscene fighting Tapu Koko and Hala after Lusamine opens the holes to the Ultra Beast dimension. In the post-game Ultra Beast quest in Sun, Buzzwole is the second Ultra Beast that has to be hunted down. It's on Melemele Island.

Other Pokémon games

In the anime


In-game Information

Pokédex Entries

Title Entry
Pokémon Sun This Ultra Beast appeared from another world. It shows off its body, but whether that display is a boast or a threat remains unclear.
Pokémon Moon A mysterious life-form called an Ultra Beast. Witnesses saw it pulverize a dump truck with a single punch.

Game Locations

Title Location(s)
Seventh Pokémon generation
Pokémon Sun
Melemele Meadow


Base Stats
HP 107
Attack 139
Defense 139
Sp. Attack 53
Sp. Defense 53
Speed 79
Average 570


Main article: Buzzwole/moveset