How to Catch Yamask and its Learnset | Pokemon Sword and Shield

Isle of Armor Best Builds are here! Learn how to train your new Pokémon so they're ready for the big stage!

Detailed maps of all Items, Digletts, Pokemon Locations, and Max Raid Dens!

This is a guide to the Pokemon Yamask, and how and where to find and catch it in the games Pokemon Sword and Shield. Read on for information on what moves Yamask learns, as well as its evolutions, abilities, type advantages, and more.

Regular Galarian
Yamask Image Yamask Galarian Yamask Image Galarian Yamask

Yamask - Type and Abilities

Yamask - Type

Type 1 Type 2
Ghost Image -

Best Pokemon Tier List For Ranked Battle

Type Defenses

Takes 4x damage
Takes 2x damage
Ghost Image Dark Image
Takes 0.5x damage
Poison Image Bug Image
Takes 1/4x damage
Takes 0x damage
Normal Image Fighting Image


Name Description
Mummy Contact with this Pokemon spreads this Ability.

Egg Group

Egg Groups
Mineral Image Mineral Amorphous Image Amorphous

Effort Values (EV) Earned

Effort Values (EV) Earned

Special Characteristics of Yamask

38 38 (#380)
30 30 (#383)
85 85 (#114)
Sp. Atk
55 55 (#236)
Sp. Def
65 65 (#200)
30 30 (#349)
Total Base Stats
303 (#329)

List of All Pokemon by Base Stats

Locations Where Yamask Appears and Evolution

Trade for Yamask in Ballonlea Stadium

Yamask Trade.jpg

Yamask can only be obtained at one location in the game, at the Stadium in Ballonlea. A girl wearing an Eevee costume will trade it to you for a Galarian Yamask, which can be obtained on Route 6.

Galarian Yamask - Locations and Learnable Moves

Only One Yamask can be Obtained

Even if Yamask is left at the Nursery and an Egg is obtained, the Egg will hatch into a Galarian Yamask.

Learnset of Yamask

Learnset by Leveling Up

Lv. Move Type Power Acc. PP
Base Astonish Ghost Image 30 100 15
Base Protect Normal Image - - 10
4 Haze Ice Image - - 30
8 Night Shade Ghost Image - 100 15
12 Disable Normal Image - 100 20
16 Will-O-Wisp Fire Image - 85 15
20 Crafty Shield Fairy Image - - 10
24 Hex Ghost Image 65 100 10
28 Mean Look Normal Image - - 5
32 Grudge Ghost Image - - 5
36 Curse Ghost Image - - 10
40 Shadow Ball Ghost Image 80 100 15
44 Dark Pulse Dark Image 80 100 15
48 Guard Split Psychic Image - - 10
48 Power Split Psychic Image - - 10
52 Destiny Bond Ghost Image - - 5

Learnset by TM

No. Move Type Power Acc. PP
TM57 Payback Dark Image 50 100 10

Learnset by TR

This Pokemon currently has no moves learned in this way.

Learnset through a Move Tutor

Move Type Power Acc. PP
Poltergeist Ghost Image 110 90 5

Learnset via Egg Moves

This Pokemon currently has no moves learned in this way.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Related Links

Get All Starters Hot Article Icon.png
Galar Pokedex
AllNewPokemon.pngThe Isle of Armor Pokedex

Pokemon by Generation

Generation 1 Pokemon.pngGeneration 1 Generation 2 PokemonGeneration 2 Generation 3 PokemonGeneration 3
Generation 4 PokemonGeneration 4 Generation 5 PokemonGeneration 5 Generation 6 PokemonGeneration 6
Generation 7 PokemonGeneration 7 New PokemonGeneration 8 (New Pokemon)

Pokemon by Type

FireFire WaterWater GrassGrass
ElectricElectric IceIce FightingFighting
PoisonPoison GroundGround FlyingFlying
PsychicPsychic BugBug RockRock
GhostGhost DragonDragon DarkDark
SteelSteel FairyFairy NormalNormal

Pokemon by Stats

Base Stats EV Yield

Pokemon Related Links

How to Get All Gigantamax Pokemon All Pokemon Added in Pokemon HOME
How to Evolve Every Pokemon List of Galarian Forms
Which Starter Pokemon Should You Choose? Type Effectiveness and Damage Output
Generation 8
(New Pokemon)
Legendary Pokemon
List of Egg Groups Guide to Egg Moves

    The Like Feature

    You can save a comment for later by giving it a Like.
    As a member:Get access to several features!

    Opinions about an article or post go here.
    Opinions about an article or post
    We at Game8 thank you for your support.
    In order for us to make the best articles possible, share your corrections, opinions, and thoughts about "How to Catch Yamask and its Learnset" with us!
    When reporting a problem, please be as specific as possible in providing details such as what conditions the problem occurred under and what kind of effects it had.

    Walkthrough Menu

    New Comment

    • I am trading Zamazenta for Zacian and version exclusives for Mawile.
      Link Code: 8181 8181

    • Want: 6IVs Ditto (no english) shiny foreign hidden ability
      (in a master ball)
      Offer: the same thing but is english
      Code: 69874123

    All rights reserved

    Back to the Top
    Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn more