Slowbro

Slowbro is a Water/Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Hermit Crab Pokémon.

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

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
The SHELLDER that is latched onto SLOWPOKE's tail is said to feed on the host's left over scraps.
Yellow Lives lazily by the sea. If the SHELLDER on its tail comes off, it becomes a SLOWPOKE again.
Gold If the tail-biting SHELLDER is thrown off in a harsh battle, it reverts to being an ordinary SLOWPOKE.
Silver Naturally dull to begin with, it lost its ability to feel pain due to SHELLDER's seeping poison.
Crystal An attached SHELLDER won't let go because of the tasty flavor that oozes out of its tail.
Ruby
Sapphire
SLOWBRO’s tail has a SHELLDER firmly attached with a bite. As a result, the tail can’t be used for fishing anymore. This causes SLOWBRO to grudgingly swim and catch prey instead.
FireRed When a SLOWPOKE went hunting in the sea, its tail was bitten by a SHELLDER. That made it evolve into SLOWBRO.
LeafGreen The SHELLDER that latches onto SLOWPOKE’s tail is said to feed on the host’s leftover scraps.
Emerald Its tail has a SHELLDER firmly attached with a bite. As a result, the tail can’t be used for fishing anymore. This forces it to reluctantly swim and catch prey.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Though usually dim witted, it seems to become inspired if the SHELLDER on its tail bites down.
HeartGold If the tail-biting SHELLDER is thrown off in a harsh battle, it reverts to being an ordinary SLOWPOKE.
SoulSilver Naturally dull to begin with, it lost its ability to feel pain due to SHELLDER’s seeping poison.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Though usually dim witted, it seems to become inspired if the Shellder on its tail bites down.
X An attached Shellder won’t let go because of the tasty flavor that oozes out of its tail.
Y When a Slowpoke went hunting in the sea, its tail was bitten by a Shellder. That made it evolve into Slowbro.

Evolution chart

Slowpoke
#079
Slowpoke
Water · Psychic
(Level 37)
Slowbro
#080
Slowbro
Water · Psychic


(trade holding
King's Rock)
Slowking
#199
Slowking
Water · Psychic

Name origin

slow
not fast
bro
friend, pal

Moves learned by Slowbro

Slowbro sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Slowbro normal sprite Slowbro shiny sprite Slowbro normal sprite Slowbro shiny sprite

See all Slowbro sprites

Where to find Slowbro

Red
Blue
Route 23
Yellow Route 12, 13
Gold
Silver
Slowpoke Well
FireRed
LeafGreen
Berry Forest, Cape Brink, Cerulean Cave, Seafoam Islands
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Seafoam Islands, Slowpoke Well
Black
White
Abundant Shrine