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Pre-dastery

Toxapex (eng)
Regional: #345 National: # 748

Catch rate

75

Given EVs

2 Def

Hatching

not

Talents

Merciless

#N/A
The Pokémon's attacks become critical hits if the target is poisoned.

Limber

Protects the Pokémon from paralysis.
The Pokémon's limber body prevents it from being paralyzed.

Regenerator (Hidden)

Restores some HP if the Pokémon is removed.
The Pokémon has a little of its HP restored when withdrawn from battle.

capture locations

Encounter Rate: 40%
Minimum Level: 38
Maximum Level: 57
Biome: Ocean (3%), Beach (3%)
Area: East Province (Area One), East Province (Area Two), East Paldean Sea
Location: None
Time: Morning, Noon, Evening, Night
Version: Scarlet, Violet
Item: None

developments

Pre-dastery does not evolve and is not the evolution of any pokemon.

Attacks learned by levelling up

GradeLast NameTypeCategoryPowerAccuracyPPEffects
Baneful BunkerBaneful Bunker Poison Status010110In addition to protecting the user from attacks, this move also poisons any attacker that makes direct contact.
EvolutionPoison Sting Poison Physics1510035The user stabs the target with a poisonous stinger to inflict damage. This may also poison the target.
Lv. 1Bite Darkness Physics6010025The target is bitten with viciously sharp fangs. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv. 1Peck Flight Physics3510035The target is jabbed with a sharply pointed beak or horn to inflict damage.
Lv. 1Wide Guard Roche Status010110The user and its allies are protected from wide-ranging attacks for one turn.
Lv. 1Venoshock Poison Special6510010The user drenches the target in a special poisonous liquid. This move's power is doubled if the target is poisoned.
Lev. 15Recover Normal Status01015The user regenerates its cells, restoring its own HP by up to half its max HP.
Lev. 20Missile Pine Insect Physics259520The user attacks by shooting sharp spikes at the target. This move hits two to five times in a row.
Lev. 25Toxic Spikes Poison Status010120The user lays a trap of poison spikes at the feet of the opposing team. The spikes will poison opposing Pokémon that switch into battle.
Lev. 30Liquidation Water Physics8510010The user slams into the target using a full-force blast of water. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.
Lev. 35Acid Spray Poison Special4010020The user attacks by spitting fluid that works to melt the target. This also harshly lowers the target's Sp. Def stat.
Lev. 42Poison Jab Poison Physics8010020The target is stabbed with a tentacle, an arm, or the like steeped in poison. This may also poison the target.
Lev. 49Toxic Poison Status09010A move that leaves the target badly poisoned. Its poison damage worsens every 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.
142Hydro Pump Water Special110805The target is blasted by a huge volume of water launched under great pressure.
123Surf Water Special9010015The user attacks everything around it by swamping its surroundings with a giant wave.
135Ice Beam Ice Special9010010The target is struck with an icy-cold beam of energy. This may also leave the target frozen.
143Blizzard Ice Special110705A howling blizzard is summoned to strike opposing Pokémon. This may also leave the opposing Pokémon frozen.
163Hyper Beam Normal Special150905The target is attacked with a powerful beam. The user can't move 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.
103Substitute Normal Status010110The user creates a substitute for itself using some of its own HP. The substitute serves as the user's decoy.
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.
148Sludge Bomb Poison Special9010010The user hurls unsanitary sludge at the target to inflict damage. This may also poison the target.
34Icy Wind Ice Special559515The user attacks with a gust of chilled air. This also lowers opposing Pokémon's Speed stats.
47Endure Normal Status010110The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. This move's chance of failing rises if used in succession.
70Sleep Talk Normal Status010110The user randomly uses one of the moves it knows. This move can only be used while the user is asleep.
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.
25Facade Normal Physics7010020This move's power is doubled if the user is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
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.
11Water Pulse Water Special6010020The user attacks the target with a pulsing blast of water. This may also confuse the target.
91Toxic Spikes Poison Status010120The user lays a trap of poison spikes at the feet of the opposing team. The spikes will poison opposing Pokémon that switch into battle.
83Poison Jab Poison Physics8010020The target is stabbed with a tentacle, an arm, or the like steeped in poison. This may also poison the target.
152Giga Impact Normal Physics150905The user charges at the target using every bit of its power. The user can't move on the next turn.
102Gunk Shot Poison Physics120805The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. This may also poison the target.
45Venoshock Poison Special6510010The user drenches the target in a special poisonous liquid. This move's power is doubled if the target is poisoned.
13Acid Spray Poison Special4010020The user attacks by spitting fluid that works to melt the target. This also harshly lowers the target's Sp. Def stat.
29Hex Spectre Special6510010This relentless attack does massive damage to a target affected by status conditions.
110Liquidation Water Physics8510010The user slams into the target using a full-force blast of water. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.
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.
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