Absol

Absol is a Dark type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Disaster Pokémon.

Absol has a Mega Evolution, available from X & Y onwards.

Pokédex entries

Ruby Every time ABSOL appears before people, it is followed by a disaster such as an earthquake or a tidal wave. As a result, it came to be known as the disaster POKéMON.
Sapphire ABSOL has the ability to foretell the coming of natural disasters. It lives in a harsh, rugged mountain environment. This POKéMON very rarely ventures down from the mountains.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It appears when it senses an impending natural disaster. As a result, it was mistaken as a doom-bringer.
Emerald It sharply senses even subtle changes in the sky and the land to predict natural disasters. It is a long-lived POKéMON that has a life-span of 100 years.
Diamond
Pearl
It senses coming disasters and appears before people only to warn them of impending danger.
Platinum Rumored to sense disasters with its horn, it became a target. It fled deep into the mountains.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It has the ability to foretell natural disasters. Its life span is over a hundred years.
Black
White
Rumored to sense disasters with its horn, it became a target. It fled deep into the mountains.
Black 2
White 2
It appears from deep in the mountains to warn people about upcoming disasters it has sensed with its horn.
X It senses coming disasters and appears before people only to warn them of impending danger.
Y It appears when it senses an impending natural disaster. As a result, it was mistaken as a doom bringer.
Omega Ruby Every time Absol appears before people, it is followed by a disaster such as an earthquake or a tidal wave. As a result, it came to be known as the disaster Pokémon.
Alpha Sapphire Absol has the ability to foretell the coming of natural disasters. It lives in a harsh, rugged mountain environment. This Pokémon very rarely ventures down from the mountains.
Sun Long ago, superstitions were spread about it, saying it brought disaster. This fed a hatred of it, and it was driven deep into the mountains.
Moon Although it’s said to bring disaster, in actuality, this Pokémon possesses a calm disposition and warns people of any crises that loom.

Evolution chart

  • Absol does not evolve.

Name origin

absolution
freeing oneself from guilt

Moves learned by Absol

Absol sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Absol  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Absol  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Absol  sprite from Black & White Absol  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Absol Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Absol Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Absol Shiny sprite from Black & White Absol Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Absol

Ruby
Sapphire
Route 120
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 120
Diamond
Pearl
Route 213
Platinum Mt. Coronet
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Cerulean Cave, Cliff Cave, Dark Cave, Diglett's Cave, Ice Path, Mt. Moon, Mt. Mortar, Mt. Silver, Rock Tunnel, Seafoam Islands, Slowpoke Well, Tohjo Falls, Union Cave, Whirl Islands
Black
White
Route 13, Giant Chasm
Black 2
White 2
Route 13, 14
X
Y
Route 8
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 120
Sun
Moon
Route 14, Tapu Village, Mount Lanakila