Essentials

Crustle

Crustle

Bug Rock

Abilities

Sturdy

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

Shell Armor

Protects against critical hits.

Hidden Ability

Weak Armor

Raises Speed and lowers Defense by one stage each upon being hit by a physical move.

Damage Taken

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

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 5
National
558
Original Unova
64 Black, White
Updated Unova
116 Black 2, White 2
Coastal Kalos
24 X, Y

Names

Japanese
イワパレス (iwaparesu)
Korean
암팰리스
French
Crabaraque
German
Castellith
Spanish
Crustle
Italian
Crustle

Breeding

Gender
½ male, ½ female Search:
Egg groups
  • Bug
  • Mineral
Search:
Hatch counter
20 Search:
Steps to hatch
5355 / 2805

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
166 Search:
Effort points
  • 2 Defense
Capture rate
75 Search:
Base happiness
70 Search:
Growth rate
medium Search:

Wild held items

Generation 5 5% Hard Stone Hard Stone
1% Rare Bone Rare Bone
Generation 6 5% Hard Stone Hard Stone

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Dwebble Crustle Level up, starting at level 34

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
70
57.3 313 344
Attack
95
73.6 258 289
Defense
125
94.8 318 349
Special Attack
65
49.5 198 229
Special Defense
75
59.6 218 249
Speed
45
23.9 158 189
Total
475
59.9

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black

Competing for territory, Crustle fight viciously. The one whose boulder is broken is the loser of the battle.

White

It possesses legs of enormous strength, enabling it to carry heavy slabs for many days, even when crossing arid land.

Black 2, White 2

When its boulder is broken in battles for territory, it feels unsure and begins to weaken.

Generation 6
X

It possesses legs of enormous strength, enabling it to carry heavy slabs for many days, even when crossing arid land.

Y

Competing for territory, Crustle fight viciously. The one whose boulder is broken is the loser of the battle.

Sprites

Crustle Crustle Crustle Crustle

Miscellany

Species
Stone Home Search:
Color
Red Search:
Cry
Footprint
Crustle
Shape
Chitinous Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Crustle
14

4'7.1"
1.4 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Crustle
2000

440.9 lb
200.0 kg

Locations

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

Moves

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

Physical moves better suit Crustle'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.
Shell Smash Normal status 15

Raises user's Attack, Special Attack, and Speed by two stages. Lower user's Defense and Special Defense by one stage.

Rock Blast Rock physical 10 25 90%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Withdraw Water status 40

Raises the user's Defense by one stage.

Sand Attack Ground status 15 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

5 5 Rock Blast Rock physical 10 25 90%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

7 7 Withdraw Water status 40

Raises the user's Defense by one stage.

11 11 Sand Attack Ground status 15 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

13 13 Feint Attack Dark physical 20 60

Never misses.

17 17 Smack Down Rock physical 15 50 100%

Removes any immunity to Ground damage.

19 19 Rock Polish Rock status 20

Raises the user's Speed by two stages.

23 23 Bug Bite Bug physical 20 60 100%

If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.

24 24 Stealth Rock Rock status 20

Causes damage when opposing Pokémon switch in.

29 29 Rock Slide Rock physical 10 75 90%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

31 31 Slash Normal physical 20 70 100%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

38 38 X-Scissor Bug physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

43 43 Shell Smash Normal status 15

Raises user's Attack, Special Attack, and Speed by two stages. Lower user's Defense and Special Defense by one stage.

50 50 Flail Normal physical 15 * 100%

Inflicts more damage when the user has less HP remaining, with a maximum of 200 power.

55 55 Rock Wrecker Rock physical 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

Level up, learned by Dwebble but not Crustle
Fury Cutter Bug physical 20 40 95%

Power doubles every turn this move is used in succession after the first, maxing out after five turns.

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 Dwebble but not Crustle
• • Block Normal status 5

Prevents the target from leaving battle.

• • Counter Fighting physical 20 * 100% -5

Inflicts twice the damage the user received from the last physical hit it took.

• • Curse Ghost status 10

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

• • Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

• • Iron Defense Steel status 15

Raises the user's Defense by two stages.

• • Night Slash Dark physical 15 70 100%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

• Rototiller Ground status 10

Raises the Attack and Special Attack of all Grass Pokémon in battle.

• • Sand Tomb Ground physical 15 35 85%

Prevents the target from fleeing and inflicts damage for 2-5 turns.

• • Spikes Ground status 20

Scatters Spikes, hurting opposing Pokémon that switch in.

• 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 Bug Bite Bug physical 20 60 100%

If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.

Black 2, White 2 Iron Defense Steel status 15

Raises the user's Defense by two stages.

Black 2, White 2 Knock Off Dark physical 20 65 100%

Target drops its held item.

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.
01 01 Hone Claws Dark status 15

Raises the user's Attack and accuracy by one stage.

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.

15 15 Hyper Beam Normal special 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

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.

22 22 Solar Beam Grass special 10 120 100%

Requires a turn to charge before attacking.

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.

28 28 Dig Ground physical 10 80 100%

User digs underground, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.

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.

40 40 Aerial Ace Flying physical 20 60

Never misses.

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.

65 65 Shadow Claw Ghost physical 15 70 100%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

68 68 Giga Impact Normal physical 5 150 90%

User foregoes its next turn to recharge.

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.

75 75 Swords Dance Normal status 20

Raises the user's Attack by two stages.

76 76 Struggle Bug Bug special 20 50 100%

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

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.

81 81 X-Scissor Bug physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

84 84 Poison Jab Poison physical 20 80 100%

Has a 30% chance to poison the target.

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.

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.

H1 H1 Cut Normal physical 30 50 95%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

H4 H4 Strength Normal physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

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