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Basculin

The Hostile Pokémon

Height: 3'3" (1m) Weight: 39.6lbs (18kg)

#550

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  • N: #550
  • U: #104
  • K(Mntn): #060
  • Basculin's Damage Multipliers

  • Basculin's Base Stats

    • HP
      70
      54.7%
      C+
    • Attack
      92
      73.1%
      B+
    • Defense
      65
      45.5%
      C
    • Sp. Attack
      80
      65.3%
      B
    • Sp. Defense
      55
      30.4%
      D
    • Speed
      98
      85.2%
      A-
    • Total:
      460
      57.7%
      B-
  • Basculin Evolution Chart

    Basculin does not evolve.
  • Basculin's Abilities

    • Gen V
    • Gen VI
    Reckless Powers up moves that have recoil damage.
    Adaptability Powers up moves of the same type.
    Hidden Mold Breaker Moves can be used regardless of Abilities.
    Reckless Powers up moves that have recoil damage.
    Adaptability Powers up moves of the same type.
    Hidden Mold Breaker Moves can be used regardless of Abilities.
  • Basculin Level Up Move List

    • Gen V
    • Gen VI
    bw Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    56 Thrash nor 10 120 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Works 2-3 turns and confuses user.
    7 Headbutt nor 15 70 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that may make foe flinch.
    46 Flail nor 15 - 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Stronger if the user's HP is low.
    - Water Gun wat 25 40 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The target is blasted with a forceful shot of water.
    36 Double-Edge nor 15 120 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def A reckless, life- risking tackle. It also damages the user by a fairly large amount, however.
    20 Take Down nor 20 90 85% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def A tackle that also hurts the user.
    - Tackle nor 35 50 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
    16 Chip Away nor 20 70 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Looking for an opening, the user strikes continually. The target's stat changes don't affect this attack's damage.
    28 Aqua Tail wat 10 90 90% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user attacks by swinging its tail as if it were a vicious wave in a raging storm.
    32 Soak wat 20 - 100% No Damage. The user shoots a torrent of water at the target and changes the target's type to Water.
    24 Crunch dar 15 80 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Crunches with sharp fangs. May lower SP. DEF.
    13 Aqua Jet wat 20 40 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user lunges at the foe at a speed that makes it almost invisible. It is sure to strike first.
    41 Scary Face nor 10 - 100% No Damage. Sharply reduces the foe's SPEED.
    4 Uproar nor 10 90 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks in an uproar for two to five turns. Over that time, no one can fall asleep.
    51 Final Gambit fig 5 - 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user risks everything to attack its target. The user faints but does damage equal to the user's HP.
    10 Bite dar 25 60 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Bites with vicious fangs. May cause flinching.
    b2w2 Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    56 Thrash nor 10 120 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Works 2-3 turns and confuses user.
    7 Headbutt nor 15 70 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that may make foe flinch.
    46 Flail nor 15 - 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Stronger if the user's HP is low.
    - Water Gun wat 25 40 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The target is blasted with a forceful shot of water.
    36 Double-Edge nor 15 120 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def A reckless, life- risking tackle. It also damages the user by a fairly large amount, however.
    20 Take Down nor 20 90 85% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def A tackle that also hurts the user.
    - Tackle nor 35 50 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
    16 Chip Away nor 20 70 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Looking for an opening, the user strikes continually. The target's stat changes don't affect this attack's damage.
    28 Aqua Tail wat 10 90 90% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user attacks by swinging its tail as if it were a vicious wave in a raging storm.
    32 Soak wat 20 - 100% No Damage. The user shoots a torrent of water at the target and changes the target's type to Water.
    24 Crunch dar 15 80 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Crunches with sharp fangs. May lower SP. DEF.
    13 Aqua Jet wat 20 40 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user lunges at the foe at a speed that makes it almost invisible. It is sure to strike first.
    41 Scary Face nor 10 - 100% No Damage. Sharply reduces the foe's SPEED.
    4 Uproar nor 10 90 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks in an uproar for two to five turns. Over that time, no one can fall asleep.
    51 Final Gambit fig 5 - 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user risks everything to attack its target. The user faints but does damage equal to the user's HP.
    10 Bite dar 25 60 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Bites with vicious fangs. May cause flinching.
    xy Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    13 Aqua Jet wat 20 40 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user lunges at the foe at a speed that makes it almost invisible. It is sure to strike first.
    41 Scary Face nor 10 - 100% No Damage. Sharply reduces the foe's SPEED.
    36 Double-Edge nor 15 120 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def A reckless, life- risking tackle. It also damages the user by a fairly large amount, however.
    10 Bite dar 25 60 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Bites with vicious fangs. May cause flinching.
    - Flail nor 15 - 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Stronger if the user's HP is low.
    24 Crunch dar 15 80 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Crunches with sharp fangs. May lower SP. DEF.
    7 Headbutt nor 15 70 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that may make foe flinch.
    - Tackle nor 35 50 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
    - Tail Whip nor 30 - 100% No Damage. The user wags its tail cutely, making opposing Pokémon less wary and lowering their Defense stat.
    - Thrash nor 10 120 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Works 2-3 turns and confuses user.
    - Water Gun wat 25 40 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The target is blasted with a forceful shot of water.
    32 Soak wat 20 - 100% No Damage. The user shoots a torrent of water at the target and changes the target's type to Water.
    4 Uproar nor 10 90 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks in an uproar for two to five turns. Over that time, no one can fall asleep.
    16 Chip Away nor 20 70 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Looking for an opening, the user strikes continually. The target's stat changes don't affect this attack's damage.
    28 Aqua Tail wat 10 90 90% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user attacks by swinging its tail as if it were a vicious wave in a raging storm.
    50 Final Gambit fig 5 - 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user risks everything to attack its target. The user faints but does damage equal to the user's HP.
    20 Take Down nor 20 90 85% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def A tackle that also hurts the user.
    56 Thrash nor 10 120 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Works 2-3 turns and confuses user.
    46 Flail nor 15 - 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Stronger if the user's HP is low.
  • Basculin TM Move List

    • Gen V
    • Gen VI
    bw Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    TM045 Attract nor 15 - 100% No Damage. Makes the opposite gender less likely to attack.
    TM032 Double Team nor 15 - - No Damage. Creates illusory copies to raise evasiveness.
    TM042 Facade nor 20 70 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Boosts ATTACK when burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
    TM021 Frustration nor 20 - 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that is stronger if the TRAINER is disliked.
    TM007 Hail ice 10 - - No Damage. Summons a hailstorm that strikes every turn.
    TM010 Hidden Power nor 15 60 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The effectiveness varies with the user.
    TM013 Ice Beam ice 10 90 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def Blasts the foe with an icy beam that may freeze it.
    TM017 Protect nor 10 - - No Damage. Evades attack, but may fail if used in succession.
    TM018 Rain Dance wat 5 - - No Damage. The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water- type moves.
    TM044 Rest psy 10 - - No Damage. The user sleeps for 2 turns, restoring HP and status.
    TM027 Return nor 20 - 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that increases in power with friendship.
    TM048 Round nor 15 60 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks the target with a song. Others can join in the Round and make the attack do greater damage.
    TM055 Scald wat 15 80 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user shoots boiling hot water at its target. It may also leave the target with a burn.
    TM090 Substitute nor 10 - - No Damage. The user makes a copy of itself using some of its HP. The copy serves as the user's decoy.
    TM087 Swagger nor 15 - 90% No Damage. The user enrages the foe into confusion. However, it also sharply raises the foe's Attack stat.
    TM012 Taunt dar 20 - 100% No Damage. The target is taunted into a rage that allows it to use only attack moves for three turns.
    TM006 Toxic poi 10 - 90% No Damage. Poisons the foe with an intensifying toxin.
    b2w2 Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    TM045 Attract nor 15 - 100% No Damage. Makes the opposite gender less likely to attack.
    TM032 Double Team nor 15 - - No Damage. Creates illusory copies to raise evasiveness.
    TM042 Facade nor 20 70 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Boosts ATTACK when burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
    TM021 Frustration nor 20 - 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that is stronger if the TRAINER is disliked.
    TM007 Hail ice 10 - - No Damage. Summons a hailstorm that strikes every turn.
    TM010 Hidden Power nor 15 60 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The effectiveness varies with the user.
    TM013 Ice Beam ice 10 90 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def Blasts the foe with an icy beam that may freeze it.
    TM017 Protect nor 10 - - No Damage. Evades attack, but may fail if used in succession.
    TM018 Rain Dance wat 5 - - No Damage. The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water- type moves.
    TM044 Rest psy 10 - - No Damage. The user sleeps for 2 turns, restoring HP and status.
    TM027 Return nor 20 - 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that increases in power with friendship.
    TM048 Round nor 15 60 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks the target with a song. Others can join in the Round and make the attack do greater damage.
    TM055 Scald wat 15 80 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user shoots boiling hot water at its target. It may also leave the target with a burn.
    TM090 Substitute nor 10 - - No Damage. The user makes a copy of itself using some of its HP. The copy serves as the user's decoy.
    TM087 Swagger nor 15 - 90% No Damage. The user enrages the foe into confusion. However, it also sharply raises the foe's Attack stat.
    TM012 Taunt dar 20 - 100% No Damage. The target is taunted into a rage that allows it to use only attack moves for three turns.
    TM006 Toxic poi 10 - 90% No Damage. Poisons the foe with an intensifying toxin.
    xy Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    TM045 Attract nor 15 - 100% No Damage. Makes the opposite gender less likely to attack.
    TM100 Confide nor 20 - - No Damage. The user tells the target a secret, and the target loses its ability to concentrate. This lowers the target's Sp. Atk stat.
    TM032 Double Team nor 15 - - No Damage. Creates illusory copies to raise evasiveness.
    TM042 Facade nor 20 70 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Boosts ATTACK when burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
    TM021 Frustration nor 20 - 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that is stronger if the TRAINER is disliked.
    TM007 Hail ice 10 - - No Damage. Summons a hailstorm that strikes every turn.
    TM010 Hidden Power nor 15 60 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The effectiveness varies with the user.
    TM013 Ice Beam ice 10 90 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def Blasts the foe with an icy beam that may freeze it.
    TM017 Protect nor 10 - - No Damage. Evades attack, but may fail if used in succession.
    TM018 Rain Dance wat 5 - - No Damage. The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water- type moves.
    TM044 Rest psy 10 - - No Damage. The user sleeps for 2 turns, restoring HP and status.
    TM027 Return nor 20 - 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that increases in power with friendship.
    TM048 Round nor 15 60 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks the target with a song. Others can join in the Round and make the attack do greater damage.
    TM055 Scald wat 15 80 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user shoots boiling hot water at its target. It may also leave the target with a burn.
    TM088 Sleep Talk nor 10 - - No Damage. While it is asleep, the user randomly uses one of the moves it knows.
    TM090 Substitute nor 10 - - No Damage. The user makes a copy of itself using some of its HP. The copy serves as the user's decoy.
    TM087 Swagger nor 15 - 90% No Damage. The user enrages the foe into confusion. However, it also sharply raises the foe's Attack stat.
    TM012 Taunt dar 20 - 100% No Damage. The target is taunted into a rage that allows it to use only attack moves for three turns.
    TM006 Toxic poi 10 - 90% No Damage. Poisons the foe with an intensifying toxin.
  • Basculin HM Move List

    • Gen V
    • Gen VI
    bw Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    HM01 Cut nor 30 50 95% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Cuts using claws, scythes, etc.
    HM06 Dive wat 10 80 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Diving on the first turn, the user floats up and attacks on the second turn. It can be used to dive deep in the ocean.
    HM03 Surf wat 15 90 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks everything around it by swamping its surroundings with a giant wave. This can also be used for crossing water.
    HM05 Waterfall wat 15 80 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user charges at the target and may make it flinch. It can also be used to climb a waterfall.
    b2w2 Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    HM01 Cut nor 30 50 95% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Cuts using claws, scythes, etc.
    HM06 Dive wat 10 80 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Diving on the first turn, the user floats up and attacks on the second turn. It can be used to dive deep in the ocean.
    HM03 Surf wat 15 90 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks everything around it by swamping its surroundings with a giant wave. This can also be used for crossing water.
    HM05 Waterfall wat 15 80 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user charges at the target and may make it flinch. It can also be used to climb a waterfall.
    xy Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    HM01 Cut nor 30 50 95% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Cuts using claws, scythes, etc.
    HM03 Surf wat 15 90 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks everything around it by swamping its surroundings with a giant wave. This can also be used for crossing water.
    HM05 Waterfall wat 15 80 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user charges at the target and may make it flinch. It can also be used to climb a waterfall.
  • Basculin Tutor Move List

    • Gen V
    • Gen VI
    bw Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    Basculin does learn any moves by tutoring.
    b2w2 Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    Aqua Tail wat 10 90 90% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user attacks by swinging its tail as if it were a vicious wave in a raging storm.
    Bounce fly 5 85 85% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def Bounces up, then down the next turn. May paralyze.
    Endeavor nor 5 - 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack move that cuts down the foe's HP to equal the user's HP.
    Icy Wind ice 15 55 95% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks with a gust of chilled air. It also reduces the targets' Speed stat.
    Sleep Talk nor 10 - - No Damage. While it is asleep, the user randomly uses one of the moves it knows.
    Snore nor 15 50 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def A loud attack that can be used only while asleep.
    Superpower fig 5 120 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user attacks the target with great power. However, it also lowers the user's Attack and Defense.
    Uproar nor 10 90 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks in an uproar for two to five turns. Over that time, no one can fall asleep.
    Zen Headbutt psy 15 80 90% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def The user focuses its willpower to its head and rams the foe. It may also make the target flinch.
    xy Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    Basculin does learn any moves by tutoring.
  • Basculin Egg Move List

    • Gen V
    • Gen VI
    bw Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    Agility psy 30 - - No Damage. Sharply increases the user's SPEED.
    Brine wat 10 65 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def If the foe's HP is down to about half, this attack will hit with double the power.
    Bubble Beam wat 20 65 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def An attack that may lower SPEED.
    Mud Shot gro 15 55 95% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. This may also lowers the target's Speed stat.
    Muddy Water wat 10 90 85% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def Attacks with muddy water. May lower accuracy.
    Rage nor 20 20 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def As long as this move is in use, the power of rage raises the Attack stat each time the user is hit in battle.
    Revenge fig 10 60 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that gains power if injured by the foe.
    Swift nor 20 60 - Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def An attack that never misses.
    Whirlpool wat 15 35 85% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def Traps the foe for 2-5 turns.
    b2w2 Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    Agility psy 30 - - No Damage. Sharply increases the user's SPEED.
    Brine wat 10 65 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def If the foe's HP is down to about half, this attack will hit with double the power.
    Bubble Beam wat 20 65 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def An attack that may lower SPEED.
    Mud Shot gro 15 55 95% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. This may also lowers the target's Speed stat.
    Muddy Water wat 10 90 85% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def Attacks with muddy water. May lower accuracy.
    Rage nor 20 20 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def As long as this move is in use, the power of rage raises the Attack stat each time the user is hit in battle.
    Revenge fig 10 60 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that gains power if injured by the foe.
    Swift nor 20 60 - Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def An attack that never misses.
    Whirlpool wat 15 35 85% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def Traps the foe for 2-5 turns.
    xy Name Type PP Pwr. Acc. Class Definition
    Agility psy 30 - - No Damage. Sharply increases the user's SPEED.
    Brine wat 10 65 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def If the foe's HP is down to about half, this attack will hit with double the power.
    Bubble Beam wat 20 65 100% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def An attack that may lower SPEED.
    Mud Shot gro 15 55 95% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. This may also lowers the target's Speed stat.
    Muddy Water wat 10 90 85% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def Attacks with muddy water. May lower accuracy.
    Rage nor 20 20 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def As long as this move is in use, the power of rage raises the Attack stat each time the user is hit in battle.
    Revenge fig 10 60 100% Physical Attack, damage based on Atk and Def An attack that gains power if injured by the foe.
    Swift nor 20 60 - Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def An attack that never misses.
    Whirlpool wat 15 35 85% Special Attack, damage based on Sp.Atk and Sp.Def Traps the foe for 2-5 turns.
  • Basculin's Egg Group