Sableye

Sableye is a Dark/Ghost type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Darkness Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Ruby SABLEYE lead quiet lives deep inside caverns. They are feared, however, because these POKéMON are thought to steal the spirits of people when their eyes burn with a sinister glow in the darkness.
Sapphire SABLEYE digs the ground with sharpened claws to find rocks that it eats. Substances in the eaten rocks crystallize and rise up to the POKéMON’s body surface.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It feeds on gemstone crystals. In darkness, its eyes sparkle with the glitter of jewels.
Emerald It digs branching holes in caves using its sharp claws in search of food--raw gems. A SABLEYE lurks in darkness and is seen only rarely.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It hides in the darkness of caves. Its diet of gems has transformed its eyes into gemstones.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It dwells in the darkness of caves. It uses its sharp claws to dig up gems to nourish itself.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It hides in the darkness of caves. Its diet of gems has transformed its eyes into gemstones.
X It hides in the darkness of caves. Its diet of gems has transformed its eyes into gemstones.
Y It dwells in the darkness of caves. It uses its sharp claws to dig up gems to nourish itself.

Evolution chart

  • Sableye does not evolve.

Name origin

sable
a mammal in the weasel family
eye
the organ of sight

Moves learned by Sableye

Sableye sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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Where to find Sableye

Ruby
Sapphire
Cave of Origin, Granite Cave, Sky Pillar
Emerald Cave of Origin, Granite Cave, Sky Pillar
Diamond
Pearl
Iron Island
Platinum Iron Island
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 9
Black
White
Challenger's Cave
X
Y
Reflection Cave