Pokemon 098 KrabbySource: The Pokémon Company

Name: Krabby (Japanese: クラブ Crab)

Classification: River Crab Pokémon

Type: Water

Generation: Gen I Kanto Region

Gender Ratio: 50% Male to 50% Female

Height: 1' 4"

Weight: 14.3 lbs

Evolution:

  • Evolves into Kingler at level 28.
  • Evolves into Kingler with 50 Candies in Pokémon Go.

Alternate Formes: None

How to catch in Sword/Shield:

  • West Lake Axewell
  • South Lake Miloch
  • Giant's Cap

How to catch in Go:

  • Spawns, especially near water
  • Raids
  • Eggs

Description: A small crab-like Pokémon, Krabby is red on top and light tan on the bottom. It has two spikes atop its head, four, long, spindly legs, and a pair of large claws at the ends of its arms. It sometimes loses a claw in battle, but Krabby is capable of regenerating from those injuries. Krabby can be found near both fresh water and salt water, but prefer to live in the sand nearby, as opposed to in the water itself. Krabby produce large amounts of foam which they use to hide their small size from opponents.

Core Games

Krabby in the core games

  • Sword Pokédex: It can be found near the sea. The large pincers grow back if they are torn out of their sockets.
  • Shield Pokédex: If it senses danger approaching, it cloaks itself with bubbles from its mouth so it will look bigger.

Pokemon 098 KrabbySource: The Pokémon Company

Base Stats

  • 30 HP
  • 105 Attack
  • 90 Defense
  • 25 Sp. Attack
  • 25 Sp. Defense
  • 50 Speed
  • 325 Total

Moves by Level

  • Water Gun (lv 1)
  • Leer (lv 1)
  • Harden (lv 4)
  • Metal Claw (lv 8)
  • Mud Shot (lv 12)
  • Protect (lv 16)
  • Bubble Beam (lv 20)
  • Stomp (lv 24)
  • Flail (lv 29)
  • Razor Shell (lv 32)
  • Slam (lv 36)
  • Swords Dance (lv 40)
  • Crabhammer (lv 44)
  • Guillotine (lv 48)

Moves by TM/TR

  • TM15 Dig
  • TM21 Rest
  • TM22 Rock Slide
  • TM23 Thief
  • TM24 Snore
  • TM25 Protect
  • TM27 Icy Wind
  • TM31 Attract
  • TM33 Rain Dance
  • TM35 Hail
  • TM36 Whirlpool
  • TM39 Facade
  • TM43 Brick Break
  • TM45 Dive
  • TM48 Rock Tomb
  • TM53 Mud Shot
  • TM55 Brine
  • TM59 Fling
  • TM76 Round
  • TM83 Razor Shell
  • TM94 False Swipe
  • TR00 Swords Dance
  • TR01 Body Slam
  • TR04 Surf
  • TR05 Ice Beam
  • TR06 Blizzard
  • TR12 Agility
  • TR17 Amnesia
  • TR20 Substitute
  • TR26 Endure
  • TR27 Sleep Talk
  • TR39 Superpower
  • TR46 Iron Defense
  • TR60 X-Scissor
  • TR83 Ally Switch
  • TR84 Scald
  • TR98 Liquidation

Moves by Breeding

  • Ancient Power
  • Hammer Arm
  • Knock Off
  • Night Slash
  • Slash

Damaged normally by

  • Normal 1×
  • Fighting 1×
  • Flying 1×
  • Poison 1×
  • Ground 1×
  • Rock 1×
  • Bug 1×
  • Ghost 1×
  • Psychic 1×
  • Dragon 1×
  • Dark 1×
  • Fairy 1×

Weak to

  • Grass 2×
  • Electric 2×

Immune to

  • None

Resistant to

  • Steel ½×
  • Fire ½×
  • Water ½×
  • Ice ½×

Pokémon Go

Krabby in Pokémon Go

Pokédex: Krabby live on beaches, burrowed inside holes dug into the sand. On sandy beaches with little in the way of food, these Pokémon can be seen squabbling with each other over territory.

Egg Distance: 2 KM

Buddy Distance: 3 KM

Pokemon Go 098 KrabbySource: Niantic

Base Stats

  • 102 Stamina
  • 181 Attack
  • 124 Defense

Moves

  • Fast Attacks: Bubble, Mud Shot
  • Charged Attacks: Vise Grip, Bubble Beam, Water Pulse

Shiny: Yes

Pokemon Go 098 KrabbySource: Niantic

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