Bastiodon

Bastiodon is a Rock/Steel type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Shield Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Diamond Any frontal attack is repulsed. It is a docile Pokémon that feeds on grass and berries.
Pearl When attacked, they form a wall with their shieldlike faces to protect their young.
Platinum When they lined up side by side, no foe could break through. They shielded their young in that way.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
When attacked, they form a wall. Their rock-hard faces serve to protect them from the attacks.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
When they lined up side by side, no foe could break through. They shielded their young in that way.
X
Omega Ruby
When they lined up side by side, no foe could break through. They shielded their young in that way.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Any frontal attack is repulsed. It is a docile Pokémon that feeds on grass and berries.
Sun While it can guard against any sort of attack from the front, it is left without recourse when attacked from behind.
Moon It lived in the same environments as Rampardos. Their fossils have been found together— seemingly from after they’d fought to the finish.

Evolution chart

Shieldon
#410
Shieldon
Rock · Steel

(Level 30)
Bastiodon
#411
Bastiodon
Rock · Steel

Name origin

bastion
a structure protruding from a fortification
-don
common dinosaur suffix

Moves learned by Bastiodon

Bastiodon sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Bastiodon  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Bastiodon  sprite from Black & White Bastiodon  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Bastiodon Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Bastiodon Shiny sprite from Black & White Bastiodon Shiny sprite from X & Y

See all Bastiodon sprites

Where to find Bastiodon

Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Shieldon
Black
White
Evolve Shieldon
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Evolve Shieldon
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
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