Essentials

Shieldon

Shieldon

Rock Steel

Abilities

Sturdy

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

Hidden Ability

Soundproof

Protects against sound-based moves.

Damage Taken

  • Bug ½
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon ½
  • Electric 1
  • Fairy ½
  • Fighting 4
  • Fire 1
  • Flying ¼
  • Ghost 1
  • Grass 1
  • Ground 4
  • Ice ½
  • Normal ¼
  • Poison 0
  • Psychic ½
  • Rock ½
  • Steel 1
  • Water 2

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 4
National
410
Original Sinnoh
38 Diamond, Pearl
Extended Sinnoh
38 Platinum

Names

Chinese
盾甲龍
German
Schilterus
Spanish
Shieldon
French
Dinoclier
Korean
방패톱스
Italian
Shieldon
Japanese
タテトプス (tatetopusu)
Official roomaji
Tatetops

Breeding

Gender
⅞ male, ⅛ female Search:
Egg groups
  • Monster
Hatch counter
30 Search:
Steps to hatch
7905 / 4080

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
70 Search:
Effort points
  • 1 Defense
Capture rate
45 Search:
Base happiness
70 Search:
Growth rate
slow then very fast Search:

Wild held items

Generation 4 nothing
Generation 5 nothing
Generation 6 nothing

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Shieldon Bastiodon Level up, starting at level 30

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
30
2.2 233 264
Attack
42
11.2 152 183
Defense
118
91.9 304 335
Special Attack
42
18.7 152 183
Special Defense
88
75.7 244 275
Speed
30
8.5 128 159
Total
350
31.3

HeartGold, SoulSilver Pokéathlon Performance

★ Minimum; ✯ Base; ☆ Maximum

Speed
★✯✯
Power
★✯✯☆
Skill
★✯☆
Stamina
★★✯✯☆
Jump
★★
Total
7/14/17

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

It is outstandingly armored. As a result, it can eat grass and berries without having to fight.

Generation 6
X

It habitually polishes its face by rubbing it against tree trunks. It is weak to attacks from behind.

Y

It was generated from a fossil dug out of a layer of clay that was older than anyone knows. It has a sturdy face.

Sprites

Shieldon Shieldon Shieldon Shieldon

Miscellany

Species
Shield Search:
Color
Gray Search:
Cry
Footprint
Shieldon
Shape
Mensal Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Shieldon
5

1'7.7"
0.5 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Shieldon
570

125.7 lb
57.0 kg

Locations

Pal Park

Area
Mountain
Score
70
Rate
20

Moves

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

Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.

Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

6 6 6 6 Taunt Dark status 20 100%

For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.

10 10 10 10 Metal Sound Steel status 40 85%

Lowers the target's Special Defense by two stages.

15 15 15 15 Take Down Normal physical 20 90 85%

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

19 19 19 19 Iron Defense Steel status 15

Raises the user's Defense by two stages.

24 24 24 24 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

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

28 28 28 28 Ancient Power Rock special 5 60 100%

Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.

33 33 33 33 Endure Normal status 10 4

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

37 37 37 37 Metal Burst Steel physical 10 * 100%

Strikes back at the last Pokémon to hit the user this turn with 1.5× the damage.

43 43 42 42 Iron Head Steel physical 15 80 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

46 46 Heavy Slam Steel physical 10 * 100%

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

Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.
• • • • Body Slam Normal physical 15 85 100%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

• • • 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.

• • • • Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

• • • • Fissure Ground physical 5 * 30%

Causes a one-hit KO.

• • • • Focus Energy Normal status 30

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

• Guard Split Psychic status 10

Averages Defense and Special Defense with the target.

• • • • Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

• • • • Rock Blast Rock physical 10 25 90%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

• • • • Scary Face Normal status 10 100%

Lowers the target's Speed by two stages.

• • • • Screech Normal status 40 85%

Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.

• • Stealth Rock Rock status 20

Causes damage when opposing Pokémon switch in.

• • Wide Guard Rock status 10 3

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

Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Ancient Power Rock special 5 60 100%

Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Iron Defense Steel status 15

Raises the user's Defense by two stages.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Iron Head Steel physical 15 80 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Iron Tail Steel physical 15 100 75%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Magnet Rise Electric status 10

User is immune to Ground moves and effects for five turns.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mud-Slap Ground special 10 20 100%

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

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.

Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Stealth Rock Rock status 20

Causes damage when opposing Pokémon switch in.

Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.
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.

12 12 12 12 Taunt Dark status 20 100%

For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.

13 13 13 13 Ice Beam Ice special 10 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

14 14 14 14 Blizzard Ice special 5 110 70%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

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.

23 23 Smack Down Rock physical 15 50 100%

Removes any immunity to Ground damage.

23 23 Iron Tail Steel physical 15 100 75%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

24 24 24 24 Thunderbolt Electric special 15 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

25 25 25 25 Thunder Electric special 10 110 70%

Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

26 26 26 26 Earthquake Ground physical 10 100 100%

Inflicts regular damage and can hit Dig users.

27 27 27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

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

28 28 28 28 Dig Ground physical 10 80 100%

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

32 32 32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

34 34 Shock Wave Electric special 20 60

Never misses.

35 35 35 35 Flamethrower Fire special 15 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to burn the target.

37 37 37 37 Sandstorm Rock status 10

Changes the weather to a sandstorm for five turns.

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.

41 41 41 41 Torment Dark status 15 100%

Prevents the target from using the same move twice in a row.

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 58 Endure Normal status 10 4

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

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.

69 69 69 69 Rock Polish Rock status 20

Raises the user's Speed by two stages.

71 71 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.

76 76 Stealth Rock Rock status 20

Causes damage when opposing Pokémon switch in.

78 78 Captivate Normal status 20 100%

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

80 80 80 80 Rock Slide Rock physical 10 75 90%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

82 82 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

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

83 83 Natural Gift Normal physical 15 * 100%

Power and type depend on the held berry.

87 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 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 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.

100 Confide Normal status 20

Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

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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