Basculin

Basculin is a Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Hostile Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Black Red and blue Basculin get along so poorly, they’ll start fighting instantly. These Pokémon are very hostile.
White Red and blue Basculin usually do not get along, but sometimes members of one school mingle with the other’s school.
Black 2
White 2
Red- and blue-striped Basculin are very violent and always fighting. They are also remarkably tasty.
X
Omega Ruby
Red- and blue-striped Basculin are very violent and always fighting. They are also remarkably tasty.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Red and blue Basculin usually do not get along, but sometimes members of one school mingle with the other’s school.

Evolution chart

  • Basculin does not evolve.

Name origin

bass
a species of fish
masculine
tough, bold

Moves learned by Basculin

Basculin sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Basculin  sprite from Black & White Basculin  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Basculin Shiny sprite from Black & White Basculin Shiny sprite from X & Y

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