Dusknoir

Dusknoir is a Ghost type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Gripper Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Diamond
Pearl
The antenna on its head captures radio waves from the world of spirits that command it to take people there.
Platinum It is said to take lost spirits into its pliant body and guide them home.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
This feared Pokémon is said to travel to worlds unknown. Some even believe that it takes lost spirits along with it.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It is said to take lost spirits into its pliant body and guide them home.
X
Omega Ruby
It is said to take lost spirits into its pliant body and guide them home.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
The antenna on its head captures radio waves from the world of spirits that command it to take people there.

Evolution chart

Duskull
#355
Duskull
Ghost

(Level 37)
Dusclops
#356
Dusclops
Ghost

(trade holding
Reaper Cloth)
Dusknoir
#477
Dusknoir
Ghost

Name origin

dusk
the partial darkness between day and night
noir
French for ‘black’

Moves learned by Dusknoir

Dusknoir sprites

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

See all Dusknoir sprites

Where to find Dusknoir

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