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Cloyster
Cloyster
National Pokédex
Shellder - Cloyster (#091) - Gastly
Ability Shell Armor
Skill Link
Overcoat (Hidden)
Series Pokémon series
First appearance Pokémon Red and Green
Created by Game Freak

Cloyster(JP) is a species of Pokémon in the series of the same name. It is a dual-type Water/Ice Pokémon that made its first appearance in the first generation games Red and Blue.

Physiology and Behavior

Appearances

Main Pokémon games

Other Pokémon games

Super Smash Bros. series

Trophy descriptions

In the anime

Origin and inspiration

In-game information

Pokédex entries

Title Entry
First Pokémon generation
Pokémon Red and Blue When attacked, it launches its horns in quick volleys. Its innards have never been seen.
Pokémon Yellow For protection, it uses its harder-than-diamonds shell. It also shoots spikes from the shell.
Pokémon Stadium Its shell is so hard, it can even withstand a bomb. No one has ever seen what is inside its shell.
Second Pokémon generation
Pokémon Gold Once it slams its shell shut, it is impossible to open, even by those with superior strength.
Pokémon Silver Cloyster that live in seas with harsh tidal currents grow large, sharp spikes on their shells.
Pokémon Crystal Even a missile can't break the spikes it uses to stab opponents. They're even harder than its shell.
Third Pokémon generation
Pokémon Ruby Cloyster is capable of swimming in the sea. It does so by swallowing water, then jetting it out toward the rear. This Pokémon shoots spikes from its shell using the same system.
Pokémon Sapphire Cloyster is capable of swimming in the sea. It does so by swallowing water, then jetting it out toward the rear. This Pokémon shoots spikes from its shell using the same system.
Pokémon Emerald It swims in the sea by swallowing water, then jetting it out toward the rear. The Cloyster shoots spikes from its shell using the same system.
Pokémon FireRed Its shell is extremely hard. It cannot be shattered, even with a bomb. The shell opens only when it is attacking.
Pokémon LeafGreen When attacked, it launches its horns in quick volleys. Its innards have never been seen.
Fourth Pokémon generation
Pokémon Diamond It fights by keeping its shell tightly shut for protection and by shooting spikes to repel foes.
Pokémon Pearl It fights by keeping its shell tightly shut for protection and by shooting spikes to repel foes.
Pokémon Platinum It fights by keeping its shell tightly shut for protection and by shooting spikes to repel foes.
Pokémon HeartGold Once it slams its shell shut, it is impossible to open, even by those with superior strength.
Pokémon SoulSilver Once it slams its shell shut, it is impossible to open, even by those with superior strength.
Fifth Pokémon generation
Pokémon Black It fights by keeping its shell tightly shut for protection and by shooting spikes to repel foes.
Pokémon White It fights by keeping its shell tightly shut for protection and by shooting spikes to repel foes.
Pokémon Black 2 It fights by keeping its shell tightly shut for protection and by shooting spikes to repel foes.
Pokémon White 2 It fights by keeping its shell tightly shut for protection and by shooting spikes to repel foes.
Sixth Pokémon generation
Pokémon X Cloyster that live in seas with harsh tidal currents grow large, sharp spikes on their shells.
Pokémon Y Its shell is extremely hard. It cannot be shattered, even with a bomb. The shell opens only when it is attacking.
Pokémon Omega Ruby Cloyster is capable of swimming in the sea. It does so by swallowing water, then jetting it out toward the rear. This Pokémon shoots spikes from its shell using the same system.
Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Cloyster is capable of swimming in the sea. It does so by swallowing water, then jetting it out toward the rear. This Pokémon shoots spikes from its shell using the same system.
Seventh Pokémon generation
Pokémon Sun Its hard shell cannot be shattered—not even by a bomb. The contents of the shell remain unknown.
Pokémon Moon Excavation of the tombs of ancient hunting tribes has turned up many spears tipped with spikes that had fallen off this Pokémon's shell.


Game locations

Title Location(s)
First Pokémon generation
Pokémon Red and Blue
Evolve Shellder
Pokémon Yellow
Evolve Shellder
Second Pokémon generation
Pokémon Gold
Evolve Shellder
Pokémon Silver
Evolve Shellder
Pokémon Crystal
Evolve Shellder
Third Pokémon generation
Pokémon Ruby
Trade
Pokémon FireRed
Evolve Shellder
Fourth Pokémon generation
Pokémon Diamond
Evolve Shellder
Pokémon Pearl
Evolve Shellder
Pokémon Platinum
Evolve Shellder
Pokémon HeartGold
Evolve Shellder
Pokémon SoulSilver
Evolve Shellder
Fifth Pokémon generation
Pokémon Black
Route 13, Undella Town, Undella Bay (Fishing in rippling water)
Pokémon White
Route 13, Undella Town, Undella Bay (Fishing in rippling water)
Pokémon Black 2
Route 13, Undella Town, Seaside Cave, Humilau City (Fishing in rippling water)
Pokémon White 2
Route 13, Undella Town, Seaside Cave, Humilau City (Fishing in rippling water)
Sixth Pokémon generation
Pokémon X
Friend Safari (Ice)
Pokémon Y
Route 8(Super Rod)
Friend Safari (Ice)
Seventh Pokémon generation
Pokémon Sun
Evolve Shellder
Pokémon Moon
Evolve Shellder


Evolution

Shellder
Use Water Stone.
Cloyster
PKMN090 PKMN091

Base Stats

Base Stats
HP 50
Attack 95
Defense 180
Sp. Attack 85
Sp. Defense 45
Speed 70
Average 525

Moveset

Main article: Cloyster/moveset

Gallery

Sprites

Sprites
Red Green
PKMNRG091
Red Blue
PKMNRB091
Yellow
PKMNY091
Gold
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File:PKMNG091.png


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File:PKMNG091-S.png

Silver
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File:PKMNS091.png


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Crystal
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File:PKMNC091.gif


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Ruby Sapphire
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File:PKMNRS091.png


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Emerald
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Fire Leaf
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Diamond Pearl
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Platinum
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File:PKMNP091.png


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Heart Soul
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Black White
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Black 2 White 2
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X Y
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