Noivern is a dual-type Flying/Dragon Pokémon introduced in Generation VI.It evolves from Noibat starting at level 48. Take a look below for 25 interesting and fun facts about Noivern.
1. Noivern is a large, draconic Pokemon that resembles a bat.
2. It is primarily black with a purple underbelly and blue-green wing membranes.
3. It has a purple lower jaw, a red, V-shaped growth on its snout, two fang-like projections on its upper lip, and yellow eyes with blue-green sclerae.
4. Its large, teardrop-shaped ears have alternating rings of blue-green and black on the interiors and resemble loudspeakers.
5. Around its neck is a fluffy mane of white fur that is longer in the back.
6. Its wings have three red claws on the middle joint and are divided into segments by two black wing fingers.
7. On the back of the wing, the final segment is purple.
8. Noivern’s feet have two toes each and a red, claw-like growth on top of each toe.
9. It has a long, whip-like tail with a blue-green underside and two spines near the tip.
10. Noivern is known for its violent temper, but becomes tame if approached with its favorite ripe fruit.
11. From its ears, it can produce ultrasonic waves strong enough to shatter large boulders.
12. It uses these waves to freely navigate through darkness.
13. Noivern is also known to be cruel, ruthlessly tormenting enemies that cannot see in the dark.
14. It uses ultrasonic waves and its fangs to finish off enemies.
15. Noivern can be seen as a parallel to Crobat. Both are Flying-type Pokémon based on bats that have Infiltrator as a possible Ability. They have the same base stat total and the same base HP, Defense, and Special Defense.
16. Noivern’s German name, UHaFnir, consists of both more than two capitalized Latin letters and doesn’t have a dash.
17. Noivern seems to be based on a combination of wyvern, a long-eared bat, fruit bat, or a leaf-nosed bat, and loudspeaker or tweeter.
18. Inspiration for its design may also have been drawn from gargoyles.
19. Noivern may be a combination of noise and wyvern.
20. Noivern may be a combination of noise and wyvern.
21. Noivern debuted in Celebrating the Hero’s Comet!, under the ownership of Alexa. It reappeared in The Dream Continues!, where it gave Professor Oak a chance to examine Noivern; and in A Blustery Santalune Gym Battle! and Battling on Thin Ice!, where it helped prepare Ash’s Pikachu and Fletchling prepare for their rematch against Viola.
22. A Noivern appeared in the Hoopa’s Surprise Ring Adventures short Wake Up, where it was among the Pokémon summoned by Hoopa to use their sound-based attacks to wake Ash, but to no avail. Two other Noivern appeared in the short In the Dark, where they were among the Pokémon rudely awakened by Hoopa’s summoning of multiple Litwick.
23. A Poké Ride Noivern appeared in Filling the Light with Darkness!, where it was used by Gladion in his role for the Ultra Guardians. It took him to the Altar of the Sunne.
24. A Noivern appeared in A Conspiracy to Conquer!, where it was among the Pokémon mind-controlled by an evil, psychopathic Malamar.
25. A Noivern appeared in Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction as a resident of Allearth Forest.