Character Information:

Ash's Rowlet


Character Names / Voice Actors:
Known As:
  • Flag Ash's Rowlet
  • Flag サトシのモクロー
  • Flag Satoshi no Mokuroh
  • Flag Satoshi's Mokuroh
Ash's Rowlet was obtained in the forest near the Pokémon School on Melemele Island. It is an easygoing glutton that still exhibits incredible amounts of power when fighting for its friends. It enjoys roosting in Ash Ketchum's backpack and is often seen there while traveling.

It hatched from an egg with a group of Pikipek and despite the Pokémon type difference, it became a well liked family member of the nest which also included a Trumbeak and a Toucannon. It would often go on food scavenges with the flock at a certain time of the year. It had mistaken a wind chime for a berry and it had to go out again to find food but the second time it went out it mistook Mallow's Bounsweet for food as well. Ash Ketchum though took pity on it and gave it some food including a watermelon which Rowlet took back to the nest and was congratulated for bringing. Ash Ketchum though wanted to catch the Rowlet, so he followed it back to the nest. When Ash Ketchum decided that it should stay with its family in the nest instead of trying to catch it, Toucannon nudged Rowlet out, telling it to go with Ash Ketchum. Moments later, it let itself be caught by the Poké Ball.

Grand Trial battle vs Hala's Crabrawler

During the Grand Trial battle against Ash's Rowlet, Crabrawler was at a disadvantage due to the types. Rowlet was able to use the smokescreen from Leafage to surprise Crabrawler and Peck it from behind to have a successful counterattack to all the previous attacks. That was the turning point in the match as Ash's Rowlet won the match but fell asleep while flying as it got too tired from battling.

Alola League

The Second match of the Alola Pokémon League quarterfinals featured Hau's Decidueye verses Ash's Rowlet. Just before the battle, Toucannon and friends brought Rowlet a cape and helped it learn the move Feather Dance. Both of them used their Z-Moves early on in the battle but the ferocious, heated battle continued on. After Brave Bird and Sky Attack clashed, it looked like Ash's Rowlet had lost the match and Nanu had actually called the match but the chief referee Hala realized that Rowlet hadn't been knocked out yet and was just sleeping, so they continued the match and Rowlet mastered using Feather Dance to avoid a Sky Attack and countered with another Brave Bird to come from behind to win the match.

In the Alola League Exhibition Match, Ash's Rowlet was the next opponent to face Braviary after it had defeated Lycanroc and the match turned into an aerial battle with Braviary’s chasing Rowlet and using Steel Wing at the same time. While up in the air, Rowlet continuously used Seed Bomb and it had Braviary completely at its command for quite awhile until a Steel Wing has finally connected. Rowlet used Brave Bird and defeated Braviary.
Known Moveset
Move Type First Ep Notes
Leafage Type SM 4 Protected Pikachu with the move from Mimikkyu's Shadow Claw.
Tackle Type SM 8 It's Tackle attack is quite strong and it specifically uses its talons.
Peck Type SM 8 Crabrawler was hit with a super effective Peck's.
Breakneck Blitz Type SM 11 Professor Kukui explained to Ash that because he has a Normal Crystal, Rowlet can use Z-Moves.
Bloom Doom Type SM 36 Tests out the Grass-type Z-Crystal that they got for defeating the Totem Pokémon Lurantis.
Razor Leaf Type SM 75 Rowlet probably received energy from the tree Tapu Bulu created and it learned the move.
Seed Bomb Type SM 97 Initially it was being taught the move Bullet Seed, which isn't a move Rowlet can normally learn but its training eventually lead to it learning Seed Bomb instead.
Brave Bird Type SM 118 Learned the move during the Double Battle against Gym Leader Ryuki.
Feather Dance Type SM 133 After training to use Feather Dance in SM132, it used it finally during the battle against Hau's Decidueye.
Series Title
SM 5 アシマリ、がんバルーン!Ashimari, Do Your Balloonest!
SM 6 びりびりちくちくトゲデマル!Zing Zap Togedemaru!
SM 4 モクロー登場!アローラでポケモンゲットだぜ!!Enter Mokuroh! I Got a Pokémon in Alola!!
SM 8 タマゴ係はだ~れだ?Who's in Charge of the Egg?
SM 9 ぬしポケモンはデカグース!The Totem Pokémon is Dekagoose!
SM 10 出るかZワザ! 大試練への挑戦!!Will the Z-Move Work?! Challenging the Grand Trial!!
SM 11 サトシ、カキんちに行く!Satoshi Visits Kaki!
SM 12 課外授業はヒドイデ!?The Extracurricular Lesson is on Hidoide?!
SM 14 Getting to Know You!勇気の結晶、リーリエとロコン!The Fruit of Courage: Lilie and Rokon!
SM 15 Rocking Clawmark Hill!爪あとの丘、イワンコとルガルガン!!Scratchmark Hill, Iwanko and Lugarugan!!
SM 16 小さな三匹、大きな冒険!!A Tiny Trio on a Big Adventure!!
SM 17 アローラ探偵ロトム!消えたクリスタルの謎!!Alola Detective Rotom! The Mystery of the Lost Crystal!!
SM 18 マジィ!?マオのお料理大作戦!!I-Maji-ne!? Mao's Cooking Operation!!
SM 19 電撃猛特訓!カプ・コケコとの再戦!!Intense Electric Shock Training! A Rematch with Kapu-Kokeko!!
SM 20 サトシとピカチュウ、二人の約束The Promise Between Satoshi and Pikachu
SM 21 ニャビー、旅立ちの時!It is Time for Nyabby to Set Off!
SM 22 スコップに要注意!!!Beware of Shovels!!!
SM 24 アローラ! はじめての授業参観!!Alola! The First Visitation Day!!
SM 26 So Long, Sophocles!さよならマーマネ!Farewell, Māmane!
SM 27 A Glaring Rivalry!出でよ!紅き眼差しルガルガン!!Come Forth, Lugarugan with the Crimson Look!!
SM 28 Pulling Out the Pokémon Base Pepper!熱闘ポケベース!ねらえ逆転ホームラン!!The Fierce Pokébase Game! Aim for a Home Run to Turn the Tide!!
SM 29 ネマシュの森であなたも寝ましゅ?Hey Mush, Are You Going to Sleep in the Nemush Forest Too?
SM 30 リーリエ、 ピカチュウをかわいがってあげてねLilie, Take Good Care of Pikachu
SM 31 ライチ登場!泣いて笑って、島クイーン!!Enter Lychee! Cry and Laugh, Island Queen!!
SM 35 カレーなバトル!ラランテスの舞!!A Curry-zy Beautiful Battle! The Dance of Lalantes!!
SM 37 イワンコといのちの遺跡の守り神!Iwanko and the Guardian Deity from the Ruins of Life!
SM 39 家出のマオとヤレユータン!Mao the Runaway and Yareyuutan!
SM 42 Alola, Kanto!カントーでアローラ!タケシとカスミ!!An Alola! in Kanto! Takeshi and Kasumi!!
SM 43 When Regions Collide!ジムバトル!Zワザ対メガシンカ!!Gym Battle! Z-Move VS Mega Evolution!!
SM 44 A Dream Encounter!サトシとほしぐも!不思議な出会い!!Satoshi and Starcloud! A Mysterious Encounter!!