Bronzong

Bronzong is a Steel/Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Bronze Bell Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 437
Type Steel Psychic
Species Bronze Bell Pokémon
Height 1.3 m (4′03″)
Weight 187.0 kg (412.3 lbs)
Abilities 1. Levitate
2. Heatproof
Heavy Metal (hidden ability)
Local № 089 (Diamond/Pearl)
089 (Platinum)
251 (Black 2/White 2)
119 (Sword/Shield)

Training

EV yield 1 Defense, 1 Special Defense
Catch rate 90 (11.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 175
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Mineral
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 67
244 338
Attack 89
164 304
Defense 116
213 364
Sp. Atk 79
146 282
Sp. Def 116
213 364
Speed 33
63 181
Total 500 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Evolution chart

(Level 33)

Bronzong changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond One caused a news sensation when it was dug up at a construction site after a 2,000-year sleep.
Pearl It can summon rain clouds. People long ago revered it as the bringer of plentiful harvests.
Platinum It brought rains by opening portals to another world. It was revered as a bringer of plentiful harvests.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Ancient people believed that petitioning BRONZONG for rain was the way to make crops grow.
Black
White
It brought rains by opening portals to another world. It was revered as a bringer of plentiful harvests.
Black 2
White 2
In ages past, this Pokémon was revered as a bringer of rain. It was found buried in the ground.
X
Omega Ruby
In ages past, this Pokémon was revered as a bringer of rain. It was found buried in the ground.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Ancient people believed that petitioning Bronzong for rain was the way to make crops grow.
Sword Some believe it to be a deity that summons rain clouds. When angered, it lets out a warning cry that rings out like the tolling of a bell.
Shield Many scientists suspect that this Pokémon originated outside the Galar region, based on the patterns on its body.

Moves learned by Bronzong

Moves learnt by level up

Bronzong learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BlockNormal
1Confuse RayGhost 100
1ConfusionPsychic 50 100
1PaybackDark 50 100
1Sunny DayFire
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Weather BallNormal 50 100
12ImprisonPsychic
16Gyro BallSteel 100
20HypnosisPsychic 60
24SafeguardNormal
28ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100
32Heavy SlamSteel 100
38Iron DefenseSteel
44Metal SoundSteel 85
50Future SightPsychic 120 100
56Rain DanceWater

Moves learnt on evolution

Bronzong learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sword & Shield (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormal

Egg moves

Bronzong does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield.

Move Tutor moves

Bronzong can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Sword & Shield from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Expanding ForcePsychic 80 100
Meteor BeamRock 120 90
Steel RollerSteel 130 100

Moves learnt by TM

Bronzong is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by TR

Bronzong is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by level up

Bronzong learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BlockNormal
1ConfusionPsychic 50 100
1HypnosisPsychic 60
1ImprisonPsychic
1Rain DanceWater
1Sunny DayFire
1TackleNormal 40 100
5HypnosisPsychic 60
9ImprisonPsychic
11Confuse RayGhost 100
15PsywavePsychic 100
19Iron DefenseSteel
21Feint AttackDark 60
25SafeguardNormal
29Future SightPsychic 120 100
31Metal SoundSteel 85
36Gyro BallSteel 100
42ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100
46PaybackDark 50 100
52Heal BlockPsychic 100
58Heavy SlamSteel 100

Moves learnt on evolution

Bronzong learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormal

Egg moves

Bronzong does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move Tutor moves

Bronzong can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ally SwitchPsychic
BlockNormal
GravityPsychic
Iron DefenseSteel
Iron HeadSteel 80 100
RecycleNormal
Signal BeamBug 75 100
Skill SwapPsychic
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stealth RockRock
TelekinesisPsychic
TrickPsychic 100
Wonder RoomPsychic
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Moves learnt by TM

Bronzong is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Bronzong can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Ancient PowerRock 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Bronzong sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Bronzong  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Bronzong  sprite from Black & White Bronzong  sprite from X & Y Bronzong  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Bronzong Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Bronzong Shiny sprite from Black & White Bronzong Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Bronzong

Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Mt. Coronet, Turnback Cave
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Bronzor
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Abundant Shrine
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Bronzor
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Trade/migrate from another game
Sword
Shield
Route 8, Axew's Eye, Dusty Bowl, Lake of Outrage

Other languages

English Bronzong
Japanese ドータクン (Dohtakun)
German Bronzong
French Archéodong

Name origin

bronze
a type of metal
dong
the deep chime of a bell