Essentials

Shelgon

The Endurance Pokémon

Shelgon

Dragon

Abilities

Rock Head

Protects against recoil damage.

Hidden Ability

Overcoat

Protects against damage from weather.

Damage Taken

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

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 3
National
372
Hoenn
188 Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald
Coastal Kalos
15 X, Y

Names

Japanese
コモルー (komoruu)
Official roomaji
Komoruu
Korean
쉘곤
Chinese
甲殼龍
French
Drackhaus
German
Draschel
Spanish
Shelgon
Italian
Shelgon

Breeding

Gender
½ male, ½ female Search:
Egg groups
  • Dragon
Hatch counter
40 Search:
Steps to hatch
10455 / 5355

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
147 Search:
Effort points
  • 2 Defense
Capture rate
45 Search:
Base happiness
35 Search:
Growth rate
slow Search:

Wild held items

Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, FireRed, LeafGreen 5% Dragon Scale Dragon Scale
Colosseum, XD nothing
Generation 4 5% Dragon Fang Dragon Fang
Generation 5 5% Dragon Fang Dragon Fang
Generation 6 5% Dragon Fang Dragon Fang

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Bagon Shelgon Level up, starting at level 30 Salamence Level up, starting at level 50

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
65
48.3 303 334
Attack
95
73.2 258 289
Defense
100
83.6 268 299
Special Attack
60
41.0 188 219
Special Defense
50
23.6 168 199
Speed
50
30.0 168 199
Total
420
45.8

HeartGold, SoulSilver Pokéathlon Performance

★ Minimum; ✯ Base; ☆ Maximum

Speed
★✯
Power
★★✯✯☆
Skill
★☆
Stamina
★★★★☆
Jump
★★
Total
10/13/16

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

Within its rugged shell, its cells have begun changing. The shell peels off the instant it evolves.

Generation 6
X

Within its rugged shell, its cells have begun changing. The shell peels off the instant it evolves.

Y

Its armored body makes all attacks bounce off. The armor is too tough, however, making it heavy and somewhat sluggish.

Sprites

Shelgon Shelgon Shelgon Shelgon

Miscellany

Species
Endurance Search:
Color
White Search:
Cry
Habitat FireRed, LeafGreen
rough terrain Search:
Footprint
Shelgon
Shape
Mensal Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Shelgon
11

3'7.3"
1.1 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Shelgon
1105

243.6 lb
110.5 kg

Locations

Pal Park

Area
Mountain
Score
70
Rate
20

Moves

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

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

Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Rage Normal physical 20 20 100%

If the user is hit after using this move, its Attack rises by one stage.

Bite Dark physical 25 60 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Leer Normal status 30 100%

Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.

Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

5 5 5 5 Bite Dark physical 25 60 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

9 10 10 10 Leer Normal status 30 100%

Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.

17 16 16 16 Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

21 20 20 20 Focus Energy Normal status 30

Increases the user's chance to score a critical hit.

25 25 25 25 Ember Fire special 25 40 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

30 30 30 30 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

38 32 32 32 Dragon Breath Dragon special 20 60 100%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

37 37 37 Zen Headbutt Psychic physical 15 80 90%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

47 43 43 43 Scary Face Normal status 10 100%

Lowers the target's Speed by two stages.

56 50 50 50 Crunch Dark physical 15 80 100%

Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

69 55 55 55 Dragon Claw Dragon physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

78 61 61 61 Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

Generation 3 Generation 4 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 Bagon but not Shelgon
• • Defense Curl Normal status 40

Raises user's Defense by one stage.

• • • • Dragon Dance Dragon status 20

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

• • Dragon Pulse Dragon special 10 85 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

• • • • Dragon Rage Dragon special 10 * 100%

Inflicts 40 points of damage.

• • • Dragon Rush Dragon physical 10 100 75%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

• • Endure Normal status 10 4

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

• • • Fire Fang Fire physical 15 65 95%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target and a 10% chance to make the target flinch.

• • • • Hydro Pump Water special 5 110 80%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

• Shadow Claw Ghost physical 15 70 100%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

• • • • Thrash Normal physical 10 120 100%

Hits every turn for 2-3 turns, then confuses the user.

• • • • Twister Dragon special 20 40 100%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Body Slam Normal physical 15 85 100%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Defense Curl Normal status 40

Raises user's Defense by one stage.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Draco Meteor Dragon special 5 130 90%

Lowers the user's Special Attack by two stages after inflicting damage.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Dragon Pulse Dragon special 10 85 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Endure Normal status 10 4

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

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y 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.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Hyper Voice Normal special 10 90 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Iron Defense Steel status 15

Raises the user's Defense by two stages.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Mimic Normal status 10

Copies the target's last used move.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Mud-Slap Ground special 10 20 100%

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

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Outrage Dragon physical 10 120 100%

Hits every turn for 2-3 turns, then confuses the user.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Rock Slide Rock physical 10 75 90%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Rollout Rock physical 20 30 90%

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

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Sleep Talk Normal status 10

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

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

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

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y 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.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Swagger Normal status 15 90%

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

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Twister Dragon special 20 40 100%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Zen Headbutt Psychic physical 15 80 90%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Generation 3 Generation 4 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.

02 02 02 02 Dragon Claw Dragon physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

05 05 05 05 Roar Normal status 20 -6

Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokémon.

06 06 06 06 Toxic Poison status 10 90%

Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.

10 10 10 10 Hidden Power Normal special 15 60 100%

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

11 11 11 11 Sunny Day Fire status 5

Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.

17 17 17 17 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

18 18 18 18 Rain Dance Water status 5

Changes the weather to rain for five turns.

21 21 21 21 Frustration Normal physical 20 * 100%

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

27 27 27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

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

31 31 31 31 Brick Break Fighting physical 15 75 100%

Destroys Reflect and Light Screen.

32 32 32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

35 35 35 35 Flamethrower Fire special 15 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

38 38 38 38 Fire Blast Fire special 5 110 85%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

39 39 39 39 Rock Tomb Rock physical 15 60 95%

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

40 40 40 40 Aerial Ace Flying physical 20 60

Never misses.

42 42 42 42 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

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

43 43 Secret Power Normal physical 20 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.

44 44 44 44 Rest Psychic status 10

User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.

45 45 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.

58 Endure Normal status 10 4

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

59 Dragon Pulse Dragon special 10 85 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

48 48 Round Normal special 15 60 100%

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

59 59 Incinerate Fire special 15 60 100%

Destroys the target's held berry.

65 65 65 Shadow Claw Ghost physical 15 70 100%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

78 Captivate Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.

80 80 80 Rock Slide Rock physical 10 75 90%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

82 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

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

83 Natural Gift Normal physical 15 * 100%

Power and type depend on the held berry.

87 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 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.

100 Confide Normal status 20

Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

H1 H1 H1 H1 Cut Normal physical 30 50 95%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

H4 H4 H4 H4 Strength Normal physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

H6 H6 Rock Smash Fighting physical 15 40 100%

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

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