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Brailip
Brain Coral Pokémon
#042
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Type
Water Psychic
Unknown
Unknown
Abilities
Swift Swim or Rock Head
Hidden Ability
Telepathy
Gender ratio
50% male, 50% female
Catch rate
125 (16.3%)
Breeding
Egg group
Water 2
Hatch time
6630 steps
Height
1.1 m 3'7.3"
m
Weight
22.4 kg 49.4 lbs
{{{weight2-kg}}} kg
Base experience yield
89
Leveling rate
Slow
EV yield
Total: Expression error: Missing operand for +.
1
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
1
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
Body style
With fins
Footprint
File:F042.png
Pokédex color
Green
Base friendship
70
Cry


Brailip is a dual-type Water/Psychic Pokémon.

It evolves into Brainoar starting at level 34.

Pokédex entry

Pokédex entry
This Pokémon is known for its intelligence. It can't swim fast, but it hides among coral reefs, using its psychic powers to detect others.

Biology

Brailip is a rounded white fish-like Pokémon. Its eyeless face has a large pink mouth underneath its exposed brain, which is pink in color and covers the top of its head. It has two pectoral fins, with a pink spot on each, and a tail fin with three sections, one of which is pink.

Brailip are known for their intelligence. Although they cannot swim fast and lack standard vision, they hide among coral reefs, using their psychic powers to detect the presence of other Pokémon.

Game locations

Availability
None This Pokémon cannot be obtained.
Common Route 3 (Good Rod), Route 4 (Old Rod), Route 4 (Good Rod), Route 7 (Good Rod), Route 12, Route 13, Route 14,
Uncommon Route 7 (Surf)
Fossil
Rare
Poké Radar Route 3, Route 4, Route 7
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Held items

Held item(s)
None This Pokémon cannot be found holding an item.
Common
Uncommon
Rare
Always

Base stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 90
150 - 197 290 - 384
Attack: 35
36 - 95 67 - 185
Defense: 65
63 - 128 121 - 251
Sp.Atk: 75
72 - 139 139 - 273
Sp.Def: 80
76 - 145 148 - 284
Speed: 45
45 - 106 85 - 207
Total: 390   Other Pokémon with this total  
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and a hindering nature, if applicable.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and a helpful nature, if applicable.


Type effectiveness

Under normal battle conditions, this Pokémon is:
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water ½×
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
Nuclear
None
Doubly resistant to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water ½×
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
Nuclear
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water ½×
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
Nuclear
None
Damaged normally by:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water ½×
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
Nuclear
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water ½×
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
Nuclear
None
Doubly weak to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel ½×
Fire ½×
Water ½×
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
Nuclear
None

Moves

By leveling up

By leveling up
 Level   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
1 Tackle Normal Physical 50 100% 35
1 Confusion Psychic Special 50 100% 25
6 Water Gun Water Special 40 100% 25
10 Harden Normal Status —% 30
14 Yawn Normal Status —% 10
18 Amnesia Psychic Status —% 20
22 Water Pulse Water Special 60 100% 20
26 Psybeam Psychic Special 65 100% 20
31 Rest Psychic Status —% 10
31 Snore Normal Special 40 100% 15
35 Aqua Tail Water Physical 90 90% 10
39 Psychic Psychic Special 90 100% 10
43 Ancient Power Rock Special 60 100% 5
47 Hydro Pump Water Special 110 80% 5
  • A level of "Start" indicates a move that will be known by a Brailip obtained at level 1
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Brailip
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Brailip

By TM/HM

By TM/HM
 TM   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
TMWater.png TM03 Water Pulse Water Special 06060 100}}100% 20
TMPsychic.png TM04 Calm Mind Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TMPoison.png TM06 Toxic Poison Status 0000 090}}90% 10
TMNormal.png TM10 Hidden Power Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
TMIce.png TM13 Ice Beam Ice Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TMPsychic.png TM16 Light Screen Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 30
TMNormal.png TM17 Protect Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMWater.png TM18 Rain Dance Water Status 0000 00—}}—% 5
TMNormal.png TM20 Safeguard Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 25
TMNormal.png TM21 Frustration Normal Physical 0000Varies 100}}100% 20
TMNormal.png TM27 Return Normal Physical 0000Varies 100}}100% 20
TMPsychic.png TM29 Psychic Psychic Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TMNormal.png TM32 Double Team Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 15
TMPsychic.png TM33 Reflect Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TMNormal.png TM42 Facade Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
TMPsychic.png TM44 Rest Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMNormal.png TM45 Attract Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 15
TMPsychic.png TM48 Skill Swap Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMFighting.png TM52 Focus Blast Fighting Special 120120 070}}70% 5
TMWater.png TM55 Brine Water Special 06565 100}}100% 10
TMNormal.png TM58 Endure Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMElectric.png TM73 Thunder Wave Electric Status 0000 100}}100% 20
TMNormal.png TM77 Psych Up Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMNormal.png TM82 Sleep Talk Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMPsychic.png TM85 Dream Eater Psychic Special 100100 100}}100% 15
TMNormal.png TM87 Swagger Normal Status 0000 090}}90% 15
TMNormal.png TM90 Substitute Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMWater.png TM96 Coral Break Water Special 08080 095}}95% 15
TMNormal.png TM99 Endeavor Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 5
TMWater.png HM03 Surf Water Special 09090 100}}100% 15
TMWater.png HM07 Waterfall Water Physical 08080 100}}100% 15
TMWater.png HM08 Dive Water Physical 08080 100}}100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Brailip
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Brailip

By tutoring

By Move Tutor
 Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP   Cost 
Aqua Tail Water Physical 90 90% 10 Red Shard4
Block Normal Status —% 10 Green Shard4 /PokémonDollar.png0
Iron Defense Steel Status —% 15 Yellow Shard4
Iron Head Steel Physical 80 100% 15 Red Shard4
Magic Coat Psychic Status —% 15 Yellow Shard4 /PokémonDollar.png0
Nasty Plot Dark Status —% 10 Yellow Shard4 /PokémonDollar.png0
Pain Split Normal Status —% 20 Yellow Shard4
Psyshock Psychic Special 80 100% 10 Blue Shard4
Role Play Psychic Status —% 10 Yellow Shard4 /PokémonDollar.png0
Signal Beam Bug Special 75 100% 15 Blue Shard4
Trick Psychic Status 100% 10 Yellow Shard4
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Brailip
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Brailip

By breeding

By breeding
 Father   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
Lv Amnesia Psychic Status —% 20
N/A Magnitude Ground Physical Varies 100% 30
Lv Psybeam Psychic Special 65 100% 20
N/A Skull Bash Normal Physical 100 100% 15
TM Sleep Talk Normal Status —% 10
N/A Water Sport Water Status —% 15
  • Moves marked with an asterisk (*) must be chain bred onto Brailip
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Brailip
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Brailip

Evolution

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Unevolved
Brailip
 Water  Psychic 
Rare Candy
Level 34

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First evolution
Brainoar
 Water  Psychic 


Sprites

Front Back
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Front shiny Back shiny
GenderM.png 042s.png 042sb.png
Egg sprite
042egg.png

Trivia

Design origin

Brailip is based off of a goldfish variety known as the red cap oranda as well as brain coral.

Name origin

Brailip is a combination of brain and lip, with those body parts being this Pokémon's most prominent features. It may also be based on polyp, as in a coral polyp.

Gallery

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