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Shelgon
372
コモルー Komoruu
372Shelgon
Generation III
Evolutionary line
371372373373M
Type(s)
Type Dragon  
Species Endurance Pokémon
Abilities Rock Head
Overcoat (DW)
Pokédex
Bagon ← 372 → Salamence
Kanto N/A Johto N/A
Hoenn 188/197 Sinnoh N/A
Unova N/A Coastal Kalos 015
Alola 118/148
Evolves from Bagon
Evolves into Salamence
Gender
50% ♂ / 50 % ♀
Weight Height
243.6 lbs. 110.5 kg 3'07" 1.1 m
Pokédex color Egg group
White Dragon
Shape Footprint
Shape08
F372
Cry
Shelgon (Japanese: コモルー Komoruu) is a Dragon-type Pokémon introduced in Generation III.

Biology

Physiology

Behavior

Evolution

Shelgon evolves from Bagon at level 30 and into Salamence at level 50.

Game info

Game locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Ruby/Sapphire Evolve Bagon None
Emerald Evolve Bagon None
FireRed/LeafGreen Trade None
Diamond/Pearl Evolve Bagon (Pearl) None
Platinum Evolve Bagon None
HeartGold/SoulSilver Safari Zone (Place 30 Rocks in Mountain Area and wait 30 Days.) Uncommon
Black/White Evolve Bagon (White only) None


Pokédex entries

Pokédex Entries
Ruby
Inside Shelgon's armor-like shell, cells are in the midst of transformation to create an entirely new body. This Pokémon's shell is extremely heavy, making its movements sluggish.
Sapphire
Covering Shelgon's body are outgrowths much like bones. The shell is very hard and bounces off enemy attacks. When awaiting evolution, this Pokémon hides away in a cavern.
Emerald
It hardly eats while it awaits evolution. It becomes hardier by enduring hunger. Its shell peels off the instant it begins to evolve.
FireRed
Its armored body makes all attacks bounce off. The armor is too tough, however, making it heavy and somewhat sluggish.
LeafGreen
Its armored body makes all attacks bounce off. The armor is too tough, however, making it heavy and somewhat sluggish.
Diamond
Within its rugged shell, its cells have begun changing. The shell peels off the instant it evolves.
Pearl
Within its rugged shell, its cells have begun changing. The shell peels off the instant it evolves.
Platinum
Within its rugged shell, its cells have begun changing. The shell peels off the instant it evolves.
HeartGold
It surrounds its body in an iron-hard shell to accumulate enough power to evolve.
SoulSilver
It surrounds its body in an iron-hard shell to accumulate enough power to evolve.
Black
Within its rugged shell, its cells have begun changing. The shell peels off the instant it evolves.
White
Within its rugged shell, its cells have begun changing. The shell peels off the instant it evolves.
Black 2
Within its rugged shell, its cells have begun changing. The shell peels off the instant it evolves.
White 2
Within its rugged shell, its cells have begun changing. The shell peels off the instant it evolves.
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.
Omega Ruby
Inside Shelgon’s armor-like shell, cells are in the midst of transformation to create an entirely new body. This Pokémon’s shell is extremely heavy, making its movements sluggish.
Alpha Sapphire
Covering Shelgon’s body are outgrowths much like bones. The shell is very hard and bounces off enemy attacks. When awaiting evolution, this Pokémon hides away in a cavern.
Sun
The cells within its shell transform with explosive speed, preparing it for evolution.
Moon
They lurk deep within caves-motionless, neither eating or drinking. Why they don't die is not known.
Ultra Sun
The cells within its body are changing at a bewildering pace. Its hard shell is made from the same substance as bone.
Ultra Moon
Shelgon lives deep within caves. It stays shut up in its hard shell, dreaming of the day it will be able to fly.
Let's Go, Pikachu!
Let's Go, Eevee!


Stats

Base Stats
HP
65
Attack
95
Defense
100
Sp. Atk
60
Sp. Def
50
Speed
50
Total
420

Learnset

Leveling

Leveling Generation VII
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
1 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
1 Rage 20 100% 20 Normal Physical
1 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special
1 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status
1 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical
Evo Protect —% 10 Normal Status
4 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special
7 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status
10 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical
13 Dragon Breath 60 100% 20 Dragon Special
17 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical
21 Focus Energy —% 30 Normal Status
25 Crunch 80 100% 15 Dark Physical
29 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical
35 Zen Headbutt 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical
42 Scary Face 100% 10 Normal Status
49 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special
56 Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Leveling Generation VI
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
1XY
1ORAS
Rage 20 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
1XY
N/AORAS
Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
N/AXY
1ORAS
Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special Type Cute ♥♥♥♥ 0
1XY
1ORAS
Leer 100% 30 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
1XY
1ORAS
Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical Type Tough ♥♥ ♥♥♥
25XY
4ORAS
Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special Type Cute ♥♥♥♥ 0
10XY
7ORAS
Leer 100% 30 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
5XY
10ORAS
Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical Type Tough ♥♥ ♥♥♥
32XY
13ORAS
Dragon Breath 60 100% 20 Dragon Special Type Cool ♥♥ ♥♥♥
16XY
17ORAS
Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
20XY
21ORAS
Focus Energy —% 30 Normal Status Type Cool 0
50XY
25ORAS
Crunch 80 100% 15 Dark Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥
55XY
29ORAS
Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
30XY
30ORAS
Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥ 0
37XY
35ORAS
Zen Headbutt 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical Type Clever ♥♥♥♥ 0
43XY
42ORAS
Scary Face 100% 10 Normal Status Type Tough ♥♥♥ 0
N/AXY
49ORAS
Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beautiful ♥♥♥♥ 0
61XY
56ORAS
Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
♥♥♥
0
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Leveling Generation V
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
1 Rage 20 100% 20 Normal Physical
1 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical
1 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status
1 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical
5 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical
10 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status
16 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical
20 Focus Energy —% 30 Normal Status
25 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special
30 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
32 DragonBreath 60 100% 20 Dragon Special
37 Zen Headbutt 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical
43 Scary Face 100% 10 Normal Status
50 Crunch 80 100% 15 Dark Physical
55 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical
61 Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Leveling Generation IV
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
1 Rage 20 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cool 0
1 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
1 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
1 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
5 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
10 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
16 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
20 Focus Energy —% 30 Normal Status Type Cool 0
25 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special Type Beauty ♥♥♥
30 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
32 DragonBreath 60 100% 20 Dragon Special Type Cool ♥♥
37 Zen Headbutt 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical Type Beauty ♥♥
43 Scary Face 90% 10 Normal Status Type Tough ♥♥
50 Crunch 80 100% 15 Dark Physical Type Tough ♥♥
55 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical Type Cool ♥♥
61 Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough 0
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Leveling Generation III
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
1 Rage 20 100% 20 Normal Type Cool ♥♥♥ 0
1 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Type Tough ♥♥♥
1 Leer 100% 30 Normal Type Cool ♥♥♥ 0
1 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Type Tough ♥♥ ♥♥♥
5 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Type Tough ♥♥♥
9 Leer 100% 30 Normal Type Cool ♥♥♥ 0
17 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Type Tough ♥♥ ♥♥♥
21 Focus Energy —% 30 Normal Type Cool ♥♥♥
25 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Type Beauty ♥♥♥♥ 0
30 Protect —% 10 Normal Type Cute 0
38 DragonBreath 60 100% 20 Dragon Type Cool ♥♥♥
47 Scary Face 90% 10 Normal Type Tough ♥♥
56 Crunch 80 100% 15 Dark Type Tough ♥♥♥♥
69 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Type Cool ♥♥
78 Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Type Tough ♥♥♥
♥♥♥
0
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TM/HM

TMs and HMs Generation VII
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
TM02 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical
TM05 Roar —% 20 Normal Status
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM35 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special
TM38 Fire Blast 110 85% 5 Fire Special
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
TM87 Swagger 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation VI
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM01 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status Type Cute 0
TM02 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM05 Roar —% 20 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥♥ 0
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status Type Clever ♥♥♥ 0
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Clever ♥♥♥ 0
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beautiful 0
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status Type Beautiful 0
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥ ♥♥♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 0
TM35 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beautiful ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM38 Fire Blast 110 85% 5 Fire Special Type Beautiful 0
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical Type Clever ♥♥♥ 0
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Type Cool ♥♥ 0
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Beautiful ♥♥ 0
TM59 Incinerate 60 100% 15 Fire Special Type Tough ♥♥♥ 0
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough ♥♥ ♥♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥♥ 0
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM94 Rock SmashXY 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM94 Secret PowerORAS 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Clever 0
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥♥ 0
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
HM06 Rock SmashORAS 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation V
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
TM01 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status
TM02 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical
TM05 Roar 100% 20 Normal Status
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Special
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM59 Incinerate 30 100% 15 Fire Special
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM94 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation IV
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
TM02 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical Type Cool ♥♥
TM05 Roar 100% 20 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Status Type Smart ♥♥
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special Type Smart
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beauty ♥♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status Type Tough ♥♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beauty ♥♥
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Special Type Beauty ♥♥
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical Type Smart ♥♥
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Type Cool ♥♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Smart ♥♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥
TM58 Endure —% 10 Normal Status Type Tough ♥♥
TM59 Dragon Pulse 90 100% 10 Dragon Special Type Smart ♥♥
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM78 Captivate 100% 20 Normal Status Type Beauty ♥♥
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
TM82 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥♥
TM83 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Cool ♥♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Smart
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
HM06 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough ♥♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation III
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM02 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Type Cool ♥♥
TM05 Roar 100% 20 Normal Type Cool ♥♥♥ 0
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Type Smart ♥♥♥ 0
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Type Smart ♥♥♥ 0
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Type Beauty 0
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Type Cute 0
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Type Tough 0
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 0
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 0
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Type Cool ♥♥♥♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Type Cool ♥♥ 0
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Type Beauty ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Type Beauty ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Type Smart ♥♥♥ 0
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Type Cool ♥♥ 0
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Type Smart 0
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Type Cute ♥♥ 0
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Type Cool ♥♥
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Type Tough ♥♥
HM06 Rock Smash 20 100% 15 Fighting Type Tough 0
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Sprites

Version
Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
RS 372 front E 372 front RS 372 front
Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
DP 372 front DP 372 front DP 372 front
Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Shelgon BW Shelgon BW
X Y Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire GO Back
Shelgon XY Shelgon XY Shelgon Back XY
Shelgon Shiny XY Shelgon Shiny XY Shelgon Back Shiny XY
Sun Moon Ultra Sun Ultra Moon Back

Appearances

Anime

Drake's Shelgon
Main articles: Drake's Shelgon and Sawyer's Shelgon

Shelgon was first seen when a Bagon evolved in Let Bagons Be Bagons!. Drake used a Shelgon in Vanity Affair, where it defeated Pikachu. A Shelgon competed in the Hoenn Grand Festival in Hi Ho Silver Wind! and Deceit and Assist.

Trivia

  • Shelgon is supposedly longing to evolve into Salamence, from which time on it can fly (a long time dream that Bagon has).

Gallery

See also