(Pokémon Red, Blue, Yellow, Gold, Silver and Crystal Versions)

Rhydon is a Ground/Rock-type Pokémon.

Rhyhorn evolves into Rhydon at level 42. Rhydon does not evolve.


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Base Stats

Special Attack45GSC
Special Defense45GSC


Number 112: Rhydon, the Drill Pokémon. Height: 6'3", Weight: 265.0lbs.

Red and Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
Protected by an
armor-like hide,
it is capable of
living in molten
lava of 3,600
Walks on its hind
legs. Shows signs
of intelligence.
Its armor-like
hide even repels
molten lava.
Its rugged hide
protects it from
even the heat of
lava. However, the
hide also makes it
Its brain devel-
oped when it began
walking on hind
legs. Its thick
hide protects it
even in magma.
By lightly spin-
ning its drill-
like horn, it can
easily shatter
even a diamond in
the rough.


Rhydon can use the following moves:

Move Learnt
Surf from HM03
Strength from HM04
Stomp at level 1
Horn Attack at level 1
Fury Attack at level 1
Tail Whip at level 1
Stomp at level 13GSC
Fury Attack at level 19GSC
Stomp at level 30RBY
Scary Face at level 31GSC
Tail Whip at level 35RBY
Horn Drill at level 37GSC
Fury Attack at level 40RBY
Horn Drill at level 48RBY
Take Down at level 54GSC
Leer at level 55RBY
Take Down at level 64RBY
Earthquake at level 65GSC
Mega Punch from TM01RBY
Dynamicpunch from TM01GSC
Headbutt from TM02GSC
Curse from TM03GSC
Rollout from TM04GSC
Mega Kick from TM05RBY
Roar from TM05GSC
Toxic from TM06
Horn Drill from TM07RBY
Zap Cannon from TM07GSC
Body Slam from TM08RBY
Rock Smash from TM08GSC
Take Down from TM09RBY
Double-edge from TM10RBY
Hidden Power from TM10GSC
Bubblebeam from TM11RBY
Sunny Day from TM11GSC
Water Gun from TM12RBY
Ice Beam from TM13RBY
Snore from TM13GSC
Blizzard from TM14
Hyper Beam from TM15
Pay Day from TM16RBY
Icy Wind from TM16GSC
Submission from TM17RBY
Protect from TM17GSC
Counter from TM18RBY
Seismic Toss from TM19RBY
Rage from TM20RBY
Endure from TM20GSC
Frustration from TM21GSC
Iron Tail from TM23GSC
Thunderbolt from TM24RBY
Thunder from TM25
Earthquake from TM26
Fissure from TM27RBY
Return from TM27GSC
Dig from TM28
Mimic from TM31RBY
Mud-slap from TM31GSC
Double Team from TM32
Bide from TM34RBY
Swagger from TM34GSC
Sleep Talk from TM35GSC
Sandstorm from TM37GSC
Fire Blast from TM38
Skull Bash from TM40RBY
Thunderpunch from TM41GSC
Rest from TM44
Attract from TM45GSC
Fire Punch from TM48GSC
Rock Slide from TM48RBY
Fury Cutter from TM49GSC
Substitute from TM50RBY
Flamethrower from a Move TutorC
Ice Beam from a Move TutorC
Thunderbolt from a Move TutorC

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Generation I: Red Blue Yellow
Generation II: Gold Silver Crystal

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