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.

Evolution chart

  • Absol does not evolve.

Name origin

absolution
freeing oneself from guilt

Moves learned by Absol

Absol sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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See all Absol sprites

Where to find Absol

Ruby
Sapphire
Route 120
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 (Muraille Coast)
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 120