Find out everything there is to know about Donphan in our Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Pokédex. You'll find its evolutions, stats, EVs, attacks, talents and more.

Donphan

Donphan (eng)
Regional: #123 National: # 232

Type

Catch rate

60

Given EVs

1 Atk, 1 Def

Hatching

not

Talents

Sturdy

Protects against one-shot knockout abilities.
The Pokémon cannot be knocked out by a single hit as long as its HP is full. One-hit KO moves will also fail to knock it out.

Sand Veil (Hidden)

Increases dodge in sandstorms.
Boosts the Pokémon's evasiveness in a sandstorm.

capture locations

Encounter Rate: 40%
Minimum Level: 25
Maximum Level: 44
Biome: Desert (20%), Grass (20%)
Area: Asado Desert, West Province (Area Two)
Location: None
Time: Morning, Noon, Evening, Night
Version: Scarlet, Violet
Item: None

developments

Donphan does not evolve and is not the evolution of any pokemon.

Attacks learned by levelling up

GradeLast NameTypeCategoryPowerAccuracyPPEffects
Fury AttackFury Attack Normal Physics158520The user attacks by jabbing the target with a horn, a beak, or the like. This move hits two to five times in a row.
EvolutionHorn Attack Normal Physics6510025The target is jabbed with a sharply pointed horn to inflict damage.
Lv. 1Growl Normal Status010040The user grows in an endearing way, making opposing Pokémon less wary. This lowers their Attack stats.
Lv. 1Defense Curl Normal Status010140The user curls up and boosts its Defense stat.
Lv. 1Thunder Fang Elektrik Physics659515The user bites with electrified fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it with paralysis.
Lv. 1Fire Fang Fire Physics659515The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it with a burn.
Lv. 1Bulldoze Soil Physics6010020The user strikes everything around it by stomping down on the ground. This lowers the Speed stats of those hit.
Lv. 1Rapid Spin Normal Physics5010040The user performs a spin attack that can also eliminate the effects of such moves as Bind, Wrap, and Leech Seed. This also boosts the user's Speed stat.
Lv. 6Rollout Roche Physics309020The user continually rolls into the target over five turns. This attack becomes more powerful each time it hits.
Lev. 10Insurance Darkness Physics6010010This move's power is doubled if the target has already taken some damage in the same turn.
Lev. 15Knock Off Darkness Physics6510020The user slaps down the target's held item, making it unusable for that battle. This move does more damage if the target has a held item.
Lev. 19Slam Normal Physics807520The target is slammed with a long tail, veins, or the like to inflict damage.
Lev. 24Stomping Tantrum Soil Physics7510010Driven by frustration, the user attacks the target. This move's power is doubled if the user's previous move failed.
Lev. 30Scary Face Normal Status010010The user frightens the target with a scary face to harshly lower its Speed stat.
Lev. 37Earthquake Soil Physics10010010The user sets off an earthquake that strikes every Pokémon around it.
Lev. 43Giga Impact Normal Physics150905The user charges at the target using every bit of its power. The user can't move on the next turn.

Attacks learned by CT

CTLast NameTypeCategoryPowerAccuracyPPEffects
66Body Slam Normal Physics8510015The user attacks by dropping onto the target with its full body weight. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
1Take Down Normal Physics908520A reckless full-body charge attack for slamming into the target. This also damages the user a little.
163Hyper Beam Normal Special150905The target is attacked with a powerful beam. The user can't move on the next turn.
149Earthquake Soil Physics10010010The user sets off an earthquake that strikes every Pokémon around it.
55Dig Soil Physics8010010The user burrows into the ground on the first turn, then attacks on the next turn.
85Rest Psy Status01015The user goes to sleep for two turns. This fully restores the user's HP and cures any status conditions.
86Rock Slide Roche Physics759010Large boulders are hurled at opposing Pokémon to inflict damage. This may also make the opposing Pokémon flinch.
103Substitute Normal Status010110The user creates a substitute for itself using some of its own HP. The substitute serves as the user's decoy.
18Thief Darkness Physics6010025The user attacks and steals the target's held item simultaneously. The user can't steal anything if it already holds an item.
7Protect Normal Status010110This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
6Scary Face Normal Status010010The user frightens the target with a scary face to harshly lower its Speed stat.
5Mud-Slap Soil Special2010010The user hurls mud in the target's face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
51Sandstorm Roche Status010110A five-turn sandstorm is summoned to damage all Pokémon except Rock, Ground, and Steel types. The sandstorm also boosts the Sp. Def stats of Rock types.
47Endure Normal Status010110The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. This move's chance of failing rises if used in succession.
2Charm Fairy Status010020The user gazes at the target rather charmingly, making it less wary. This harshly lowers the target's Attack stat.
70Sleep Talk Normal Status010110The user randomly uses one of the moves it knows. This move can only be used while the user is asleep.
122Still Normal Status01005The user compels the target to keep using the move it encored for three turns.
50Rain Dance Water Status01015The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water-type attacks. The rain also lowers the power of Fire-type attacks.
49Sunny Day Fire Status01015The user intensifies the sun for five turns, powering up Fire-type attacks. The sunlight also lowers the power of Water-type attacks.
25Facade Normal Physics7010020This move's power is doubled if the user is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
130Helping Hand Normal Status010120The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally's attack.
117Hyper Voice Normal Special9010010The user attacks by letting loose a horribly loud, resounding cry.
36Rock Tomb Roche Physics609515The user hurls boulders at the target to inflict damage. This also lowers the target's Speed stat by cutting off its movement.
104Iron Defense Steel Status010115The user hardens its body's surface like iron, sharply boosting its Defense stat.
35Mud Shot Soil Special559515The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. This also lowers the target's Speed stat.
83Poison Jab Poison Physics8010020The target is stabbed with a tentacle, an arm, or the like steeped in poison. This may also poison the target.
71Seed Bomb Plant Physics8010015The user attacks by slamming a barrage of hard-shelled seeds down on the target from above.
133Earth Power Soil Special9010010The user makes the ground under the target erupt with power. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
152Giga Impact Normal Physics150905The user charges at the target using every bit of its power. The user can't move on the next turn.
9Thunder Fang Elektrik Physics659515The user bites with electrified fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it with paralysis.
10Ice Fang Ice Physics659515The user bites with cold-infused fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it frozen.
8Fire Fang Fire Physics659515The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it with a burn.
102Gunk Shot Poison Physics120805The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. This may also poison the target.
99Iron Head Steel Physics8010015The user slams the target with its steel-hard head. This may also make the target flinch.
150Stone Edge Roche Physics100805The user stabs the target with sharpened stones. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
116Stealth Rock Roche Status010120The user lays a trap of levitating stones around the opposing team. The trap damages opposing Pokémon that switch into battle.
121Heavy Slam Steel Physics110010The user slams into the target with its heavy body. The more the user outweighs the target, the greater the move's power.
28Bulldoze Soil Physics6010020The user strikes everything around it by stomping down on the ground. This lowers the Speed stats of those hit.
127Play Rough Fairy Physics909010The user attacks by playing rough with the target. This may also lower the target's Attack stat.
53Smart Strike Steel Physics7010110The user stabs the target with a sharp horn. This attack never misses.
84Stomping Tantrum Soil Physics7510010Driven by frustration, the user attacks the target. This move's power is doubled if the user's previous move failed.
89Body Press Fight Physics8010010The user attacks by slamming its body into the target. The higher the user's Defense stat, the greater the damage this move deals.
171Tera Blast Normal Unknown8010010If the user has Terastallized, it unleashes energy of its Tera Type. This move inflicts damage using the Attack or Sp. Atk stat-whichever is higher for the user.
20Trailblaze Plant Physics5010020The user attacks suddenly as if leaping out from tall grass. The user's nimble footwork boosts its Speed stat.
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