Essentials

Boldore

Boldore

Rock

Abilities

Sturdy

Prevents being KOed from full HP, leaving 1 HP instead. Protects against the one-hit KO moves regardless of HP.

Hidden Ability

Sand Force

Strengthens Rock, Ground, and Steel moves to 1.3× their power during a sandstorm. Protects against sandstorm damage.

Damage Taken

  • Bug 1
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric 1
  • Fairy 1
  • Fighting 2
  • Fire ½
  • Flying ½
  • Ghost 1
  • Grass 2
  • Ground 2
  • Ice 1
  • Normal ½
  • Poison ½
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock 1
  • Steel 2
  • Water 2

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 5
National
525
Original Unova
31 Black, White
Updated Unova
69 Black 2, White 2
Coastal Kalos
121 X, Y

Names

French
Géolithe
Italian
Boldore
Spanish
Boldore
German
Sedimantur
Japanese
ガントル (gantoru)

Breeding

Gender
½ male, ½ female Search:
Egg groups
  • Mineral
Hatch counter
15 Search:
Steps to hatch
4080 / 2295

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
137 Search:
Effort points
  • 1 Attack
  • 1 Defense
Capture rate
120 Search:
Base happiness
70 Search:
Growth rate
medium slow Search:

Wild held items

Generation 5 50% Everstone Everstone
5% Hard Stone Hard Stone
Generation 6 50% Everstone Everstone
5% Hard Stone Hard Stone

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Roggenrola Boldore Level up, starting at level 25 Gigalith Trade

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
70
57.3 313 344
Attack
105
82.7 278 309
Defense
105
87.0 278 309
Special Attack
50
28.0 168 199
Special Defense
40
10.5 148 179
Speed
20
2.6 108 139
Total
390
37.5

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black

When it overflows with power, the orange crystal on its body glows. It looks for underground water in caves.

White

Because its energy was too great to be contained, the energy leaked and formed orange crystals.

Black 2, White 2

When it is healthy, its core sticks out. Always facing the same way, it swiftly moves front to back and left to right.

Generation 6
X

Because its energy was too great to be contained, the energy leaked and formed orange crystals.

Y

When it is healthy, its core sticks out. Always facing the same way, it swiftly moves front to back and left to right.

Sprites

Boldore Boldore Boldore Boldore

Miscellany

Species
Ore Search:
Color
Blue Search:
Cry
Footprint
Boldore
Shape
Cilial Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Boldore
9

2'11.4"
0.9 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Boldore
1020

224.9 lb
102.0 kg

Locations

Black Black
White White
Black 2 Black 2
White 2 White 2

Moves

Rock moves get STAB, and have their type highlighted in green.

Physical moves better suit Boldore's higher Attack, and have their class highlighted in green.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Tackle Normal physical 35 50 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Harden Normal status 30

Raises the user's Defense by one stage.

Sand Attack Ground status 15 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

4 4 Harden Normal status 30

Raises the user's Defense by one stage.

7 7 Sand Attack Ground status 15 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

10 10 Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

14 14 Rock Blast Rock physical 10 25 90%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

17 17 Mud-Slap Ground special 10 20 100%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

20 20 Iron Defense Steel status 15

Raises the user's Defense by two stages.

23 23 Smack Down Rock physical 15 50 100%

Removes any immunity to Ground damage.

25 25 Power Gem Rock special 20 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

30 30 Rock Slide Rock physical 10 75 90%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

36 36 Stealth Rock Rock status 20

Causes damage when opposing Pokémon switch in.

42 42 Sandstorm Rock status 10

Changes the weather to a sandstorm for five turns.

48 48 Stone Edge Rock physical 5 100 80%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

55 55 Explosion Normal physical 5 250 100%

User faints.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.
Egg, learned by Roggenrola but not Boldore
• • Autotomize Steel status 15

Raises the user's Speed by two stages and halves the user's weight.

• • Curse Ghost status 10

Ghosts pay half their max HP to hurt the target every turn. Others decrease Speed but raise Attack and Defense.

• • Gravity Psychic status 5

Disables moves and immunities that involve flying or levitating for five turns.

• • Heavy Slam Steel physical 10 * 100%

Power is higher when the user weighs more than the target, up to a maximum of 120.

• • Lock-On Normal status 5

Ensures that the user's next move will hit the target.

• • Magnitude Ground physical 30 * 100%

Power varies randomly from 10 to 150.

• • Rock Tomb Rock physical 15 60 95%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.

• • Take Down Normal physical 20 90 85%

User receives 1/4 the damage it inflicts in recoil.

• Wide Guard Rock status 10 3

Prevents any multi-target moves from hitting friendly Pokémon this turn.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Black 2, White 2 Block Normal status 5

Prevents the target from leaving battle.

Black 2, White 2 Earth Power Ground special 10 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

Black 2, White 2 Gravity Psychic status 5

Disables moves and immunities that involve flying or levitating for five turns.

Black 2, White 2 Iron Defense Steel status 15

Raises the user's Defense by two stages.

Black 2, White 2 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Black 2, White 2 Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Black 2, White 2 Stealth Rock Rock status 20

Causes damage when opposing Pokémon switch in.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Machine: Can be taught at any time by using a TM or HM.
06 06 Toxic Poison status 10 90%

Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.

10 10 Hidden Power Normal special 15 60 100%

Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.

17 17 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

21 21 Frustration Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.

23 23 Smack Down Rock physical 15 50 100%

Removes any immunity to Ground damage.

26 26 Earthquake Ground physical 10 100 100%

Inflicts regular damage and can hit Dig users.

27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.

32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

37 37 Sandstorm Rock status 10

Changes the weather to a sandstorm for five turns.

39 39 Rock Tomb Rock physical 15 60 95%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.

42 42 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.

44 44 Rest Psychic status 10

User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.

45 45 Attract Normal status 15 100%

Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.

48 48 Round Normal special 15 60 100%

Has double power if it's used more than once per turn.

64 64 Explosion Normal physical 5 250 100%

User faints.

69 69 Rock Polish Rock status 20

Raises the user's Speed by two stages.

71 71 Stone Edge Rock physical 5 100 80%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

78 78 Bulldoze Ground physical 20 60 100%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.

80 80 Rock Slide Rock physical 10 75 90%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

87 87 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

88 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

90 90 Substitute Normal status 10

Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

91 91 Flash Cannon Steel special 10 80 100%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

94 94 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

96 Nature Power Normal status 20

Uses a move which depends upon the terrain.

100 Confide Normal status 20

Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

H4 H4 Strength Normal physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

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