Nidoking

Nidoking is a Poison/Ground Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as Drill Pokémon

Pokédex data

National No.034
TypePOISONGROUND
SpeciesDrill Pokémon
Height1.4 m (4' 7")
Weight62 kg (136.7 lbs)
Abilities1. Poison Point
2. Rivalry
Sheer Force (hidden)
Local No.034 (National)
034 (Kanto)
100 (Original Johto)
100 (Updated Johto)
109 (Coastal Kalos)
034 (Let's Go Kanto)
Footprint
Color
Shape
Upright

Training

Catch Rate45
EV Yield3 Attack
Base Happiness70
Base Experience227
Growth RateMedium Slow

Breeding

Egg GroupsField
Monster
GenderMale: 100% Female: 0%
Egg Cycles20 (5140 - 5397 Steps)

Base stats

HP81
Attack102
Defense77
Speed85
Special Attack85
Special Defense75
Total505MinMax

Moves learned by Nidoking

Pokédex entries

GameEntry
Let's Go, Eevee!Its steel-like hide adds to its powerful tackle. Its horns are so hard, they can pierce a diamond.
Let's Go, Pikachu!Its steel-like hide adds to its powerful tackle. Its horns are so hard, they can pierce a diamond.
Alpha SapphireNidoking’s thick tail packs enormously destructive power. With one swing, it can topple a metal transmission tower. Once this Pokémon goes on a rampage, there is no stopping it.
Omega RubyNidoking’s thick tail packs enormously destructive power. With one swing, it can topple a metal transmission tower. Once this Pokémon goes on a rampage, there is no stopping it.
YOne swing of its mighty tail can snap a telephone pole as if it were a matchstick.
XIt is recognized by its rock-hard hide and its extended horn. Be careful with the horn, as it contains venom.
White 2One swing of its mighty tail can snap a telephone pole as if it were a matchstick.
Black 2One swing of its mighty tail can snap a telephone pole as if it were a matchstick.
WhiteOne swing of its mighty tail can snap a telephone pole as if it were a matchstick.
BlackOne swing of its mighty tail can snap a telephone pole as if it were a matchstick.
SoulSilverIts tail is thick and powerful. If it binds an enemy, it can render the victim helpless quite easily.
HeartGoldIt swings its big tail around during battle. If its foe flinches, it will charge with its sturdy body.
PlatinumOne swing of its mighty tail can snap a telephone pole as if it were a matchstick.
PearlOne swing of its mighty tail can snap a telephone pole as if it were a matchstick.
DiamondOne swing of its mighty tail can snap a telephone pole as if it were a matchstick.
LeafGreenIt uses its powerful tail in battle to smash, constrict, then break the prey’s bones.
FireRedIt is recognized by its rock-hard hide and its extended horn. Be careful with the horn as it contains venom.
EmeraldA NIDOKING’s thick tail packs enormously destructive power capable of toppling a metal transmission tower. Once it goes on a rampage, there is no stopping it.
SapphireNIDOKING’s thick tail packs enormously destructive power. With one swing, it can topple a metal transmission tower. Once this POKéMON goes on a rampage, there is no stopping it.
RubyNIDOKING’s thick tail packs enormously destructive power. With one swing, it can topple a metal transmission tower. Once this POKéMON goes on a rampage, there is no stopping it.
CrystalIt uses its thick arms, legs and tail to attack forcefully. Melee combat is its specialty.
SilverIts tail is thick and powerful. If it binds an enemy, it can snap the victim's spine quite easily.
GoldIt swings its big tail around during battle. If its foe flinches, it will charge with its sturdy body.
YellowIts steel-like hide adds to its powerful tackle. Its horns are so hard, they can pierce a diamond.
BlueIt uses its powerful tail in battle to smash, constrict, then break the prey's bones.
RedIt uses its powerful tail in battle to smash, constrict, then break the prey's bones.

Sprites


Red/Blue
Normal
Shiny

Green
Normal
Shiny

Yellow
Normal
Shiny

Gold
Normal
Shiny

Silver
Normal
Shiny

Crystal
Normal
Shiny

Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald
Normal
Shiny

FireRed/LeafGreen
Normal
Shiny

Diamond/Pearl/Platinum
Normal
Shiny

HeartGold/SoulSilver
Normal
Shiny

Black/White
Normal
Shiny

X/Y
Normal
Shiny

Sun/Moon
Normal
Shiny