Boldore

Boldore is a Rock type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Ore Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Black When it overflows with power, the orange crystal on its body glows. It looks for underground water in caves.
White Because its energy was too great to be contained, the energy leaked and formed orange crystals.
Black 2
White 2
When it is healthy, its core sticks out. Always facing the same way, it swiftly moves front to back and left to right.
X
Omega Ruby
Because its energy was too great to be contained, the energy leaked and formed orange crystals.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
When it is healthy, its core sticks out. Always facing the same way, it swiftly moves front to back and left to right.
Sun Its orange crystal is a mass of energy. Just one crystal fragment would provide enough fuel for a hundred dump trucks.
Moon It explores caves in search of underground water. It’s not comfortable around water, so this Pokémon takes great care in lapping it up.
Ultra Sun The energy overflowing from its body has turned into orange crystals that are hard enough to smash diamonds.
Ultra Moon Its orange crystals are lumps of powerful energy. They’re valuable, so Boldore is sometimes targeted for them.

Evolution chart

Roggenrola
#524
Roggenrola
Rock

(Level 25)
Boldore
#525
Boldore
Rock

(Trade)
Gigalith
#526
Gigalith
Rock

Name origin

boulder
large rock
ore
a mineral in its natural state

Moves learned by Boldore

Boldore sprites

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

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Answers to Boldore questions