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Height

Trainer dude

Grimer
9

2'11.4"
0.9 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Grimer
300

66.1 lb
30.0 kg

Pokédex Description

Generation 1
Red, Blue

Appears in filthy areas. Thrives by sucking up polluted sludge that is pumped out of factories.

Yellow

Made of hardened sludge. It smells too putrid to touch. Even weeds won't grow in its path.

Generation 2
Gold

As it moves, it loses bits of its body from which new GRIMER emerge. This worsens the stench around it.

Silver

Wherever GRIMER has passed, so many germs are left behind that no plants will ever grow again.

Crystal

When two of these POKéMON's bodies are combined together, new poisons are created.

Generation 3
Ruby

GRIMER’s sludgy and rubbery body can be forced through any opening, however small it may be. This POKéMON enters sewer pipes to drink filthy wastewater.

Sapphire

GRIMER emerged from the sludge that settled on a polluted seabed. This POKéMON loves anything filthy. It constantly leaks a horribly germ-infested fluid from all over its body.

Emerald

Born from polluted sludge in the sea, GRIMER’s favorite food is anything filthy. They feed on wastewater pumped out from factories.

FireRed

Sludge exposed to X rays from the moon transformed into GRIMER. It loves feeding on filthy things.

LeafGreen

Appears in filthy areas. It thrives by sucking up polluted sludge that is pumped out of factories.

Generation 4
Diamond, Pearl, Platinum

It was born when sludge in a dirty stream was exposed to the moon’s X-rays. It appears among filth.

HeartGold

As it moves, it loses bits of its body, from which new GRIMER emerge. This worsens the stench around it.

SoulSilver

Wherever GRIMER has passed, so many germs are left behind that no plants will ever grow again.

Generation 5
Black, White

It was born when sludge in a dirty stream was exposed to the moon’s X-rays. It appears among filth.

Black 2, White 2

Born from sludge, these Pokémon now gather in polluted places and increase the bacteria in their bodies.

Generation 6
X

Sludge exposed to X-rays from the moon transformed into Grimer. It loves feeding on filthy things.

Y

Appears in filthy areas. It thrives by sucking up polluted sludge that is pumped out of factories.

Omega Ruby

Grimer’s sludgy and rubbery body can be forced through any opening, however small it may be. This Pokémon enters sewer pipes to drink filthy wastewater.

Alpha Sapphire

Grimer emerged from the sludge that settled on a polluted seabed. This Pokémon loves anything filthy. It constantly leaks a horribly germ-infested fluid from all over its body.

Generation 7
Moon

It was born from sludge transformed by exposure to X-rays from the moon. When its internal load of germs decreases, it dies.

Ultra Sun

It was born from sludge on the ocean floor. In a sterile environment, the germs within its body can’t multiply, and it dies.

Main Game Sprites

Forms

  • Grimer
  • Alolan Grimer

Generation 1 Red & Green, Red & Blue, Yellow

Red (jp.), Green Red, Blue Yellow
GB Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer
SGB Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer
GBC Grimer Grimer

Generation 2 Gold & Silver, Crystal

Gold Silver Crystal
Normal Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer
Shiny Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer

Generation 3 Ruby & Sapphire, Emerald, FireRed & LeafGreen

Ruby, Sapphire Emerald FireRed, LeafGreen
Normal Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer
Shiny Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer

Generation 4 Diamond & Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold & SoulSilver

Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver
Normal Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer
Shiny Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer

Generation 5 Black & White, Black 2 & White 2

Black, White Black 2, White 2
Normal Grimer Grimer
Shiny Grimer Grimer

Generation 6 X & Y

X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire
Normal Grimer Grimer
Shiny Grimer Grimer

Generation 7 Sun & Moon

Sun, Moon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon
Normal Grimer Grimer
Shiny Grimer Grimer

Miscellaneous Game Art

HeartGold, SoulSilver HeartGold & SoulSilver Overworld

Left Down Up Right
Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer
Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer Grimer

Other Images

Official artwork by Ken Sugimori

Grimer

Grimer

Dream World artwork

Grimer