Sableye

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

Sableye has a Mega Evolution, available from Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire onwards.

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.
Omega 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.
Alpha 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.
Sun It’s a fiend for gemstones, so it stalks Carbink. Unfortunately, Gabite almost always grabs them first.
Moon This Pokémon is feared. When its gemstone eyes begin to glow with a sinister shine, it’s believed that Sableye will steal people’s spirits away.

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

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

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Where to find Sableye

Ruby Trade/migrate from another game
Sapphire Cave of Origin, Granite Cave, Sky Pillar
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Cave of Origin, Granite Cave, Sky Pillar
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Iron Island
HeartGold Route 9
SoulSilver Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Challenger's Cave
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Reflection Cave
Omega Ruby Trade/migrate from another game
Alpha Sapphire Cave of Origin, Granite Cave, Sky Pillar, Victory Road
Sun
Moon
Ten Carat Hill, Vast Poni Canyon