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Turtonator
776
バクガメス Bakugamesu
776Turtonator
Generation VII
Evolutionary line
No evolution line
Type(s)
Type Fire  Type Dragon
Species Blast Turtle Pokémon
Abilities Shell Armor
Pokédex
Komala ← 776 → Togedemaru
Kanto N/A Johto N/A
Hoenn N/A Sinnoh N/A
Unova N/A Kalos N/A
Alola 224
Evolves from None
Evolves into None
Gender
50% ♂ / 50 % ♀
Weight Height
467.4 lbs. 212.0 kg 6'07" 2.0 m
Pokédex color Egg group
Red Monster
Dragon
Shape Footprint
Shape06
Cry
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Turtonator (バクガメス Bakugamesu) is a fire/dragon-type Pokémon introduced in Generation VII. It is exclusive to Pokémon Sun.

Biology

Physiology

Behavior

According to Kiawe, he said that Turtonator is strong and a trustworthy partner.

Natural abilities

This pokemon has excellent defensive capabilities and to any pokemon or enemies that attack the spikes on its shell will cause it to self-destruct or explode. But once you gain it's trust turtonator's spikes won't explode.

Evolution

Turtonator does not evolve.

Game info

Locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Sun/Moon Blush Mountain (Sun only) Rare


Pokédex entries

Pokédex Entries
Sun
The shell on its back is chemically unstable and explodes violently if struck. The hole in its stomach is its weak point.
Moon
It gushes fire and poisonous gases from its nostrils. Its dung is an explosive substance and can be put to various uses.


Stats

Base Stats
HP
60
Attack
78
Defense
135
Sp. Atk
91
Sp. Def
85
Speed
36
Total
485

Learnset

Leveling

Leveling Generation VII
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
1 Ember 40 100% 25 Fire Special
1 Tackle 40 100% 35 Normal Physical
5 Smog 30 70% 20 Poison Special
9 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
13 Incinerate 60 100% 15 Fire Special
17 Flail 100% 15 Normal Physical
21 Endure —% 10 Normal Status
25 Iron Defense —% 15 Steel Status
29 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special
33 Body Slam 85 100% 15 Normal Physical
37 Shell Smash —% 15 Normal Status
41 Dragon Pulse 85 100% 10 Dragon Special
45 Shell Trap 150 100% 5 Fire Special
49 Overheat 130 90% 5 Fire Special
53 Explosion 250 100% 5 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.

By TM

TMs and HMs Generation VII
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
TM01 Work Up - -% 30 Normal Status
TM02 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 dragon Physical
TM05 Roar - -% 20 Normal Status
TM06 Toxic - 90% 10 Poison Status
TM08 Bulk Up - -% 20 fighting Status
TM09 Venoshock 65 100% 10 poison Special
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day - -% 5 Fire Status
TM12 Taunt - -% 20 dark Status
TM15 Hyper Beam 150 90% 5 normal Special
TM17 Protect - -% 10 Normal Status
TM21 Frustration - 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM22 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass Special
TM23 Smack Down 50 100% 15 rock Physical
TM26 Earthquake 100 100% 10 ground Physical
TM27 Return - 100% 20 Normal 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
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM43 Flame Charge 50 100% 20 fire Physical
TM44 Rest - -% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract - 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM50 Overheat 130 90% 5 fire Special
TM52 Focus Blast 120 70% 5 fighting Special
TM56 Fling - 100% 10 dark Physical
TM57 Charge Beam 50 90% 10 electric Special
TM59 Brutal Swing 60 100% 20 dark Physical
TM61 Will-O-Wisp - 85% 15 fire Status
TM64 Explosion 250 100% 5 normal Physical
TM66 Payback 50 100% 10 dark Physical
TM68 Giga Impact 150 90% 5 normal Physical
TM71 Stone Edge 80 100% 5 rock Physical
TM78 Bulldoze 60 100% 20 ground Physical
TM82 Dragon Tail 60 90% 10 dragon Physical
TM87 Swagger - 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk - -% 10 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute - -% 10 Normal Status
TM91 Flash Cannon 80 100% 10 steel Special
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.

Breeding

Breeding Generation VII
Move Father Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
Fire Spin 35 85% 15 Fire Special
Head Smash 150 80% 5 Rock Physical
Revenge 60 100% 10 Fighting Physical
Wide Guard —% 10 Rock 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.

Tutoring

Tutoring Generation VII
Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
Draco Meteor  130 90% 5 Dragon Special
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
Sun Moon Back
Turtonator SM
Turtonator Shiny SM

Appearances

Anime

Trivia

  • Turtonator is very similar to Bowser from the Super Mario franchise. Both are fire-breathing turtles with draconic elements. They both have spiky shells and color schemes consisting of green, yellow, and red.
  • Turtonator continues the trend of a turtle-like Pokemon in each generation: Squirtle in Generation I, Shuckle in Generation II, Torkoal in Generation III, Turtwig in Generation IV, Tirtouga in Generation V and Avalugg in Generation VI.
  • Turtonator is one of three Fire/Dragon types, the other two being Reshiram and Mega Charizard X.
  • Turtonator's ability is similar to the Mine Turtle from the ASDF web cartoon by TomSka.
  • Turtonator is the only Pokémon to learn Shell Trap

Origin

Turtonator appears to be based on a mata mata, a freshwater turtle from South America. It may also draw inspiration from cannons an land mines.

Etymology

Turtonator is a combination of turtle and detonator.

Names in other languages

  • English:

Gallery

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