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)
088 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 1 Defense, 1 Special Defense
Catch rate 90 (11.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (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.
1BlockNormalStatus
1Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
1PaybackDarkPhysical 50 100
1Sunny DayFireStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Weather BallNormalSpecial 50 100
12ImprisonPsychicStatus
16Gyro BallSteelPhysical 100
20HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
24SafeguardNormalStatus
28ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
32Heavy SlamSteelPhysical 100
38Iron DefenseSteelStatus
44Metal SoundSteelStatus 85
50Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100
56Rain DanceWaterStatus

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormalStatus

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 ForcePsychicSpecial 80 100
Meteor BeamRockSpecial 120 90
Steel RollerSteelPhysical 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.
1BlockNormalStatus
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
1HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
1ImprisonPsychicStatus
1Rain DanceWaterStatus
1Sunny DayFireStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
5HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
9ImprisonPsychicStatus
11Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
15PsywavePsychicSpecial 100
19Iron DefenseSteelStatus
21Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
25SafeguardNormalStatus
29Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100
31Metal SoundSteelStatus 85
36Gyro BallSteelPhysical 100
42ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
46PaybackDarkPhysical 50 100
52Heal BlockPsychicStatus 100
58Heavy SlamSteelPhysical 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.
BlockNormalStatus

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 SwitchPsychicStatus
BlockNormalStatus
GravityPsychicStatus
Iron DefenseSteelStatus
Iron HeadSteelPhysical 80 100
RecycleNormalStatus
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
Skill SwapPsychicStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Stealth RockRockStatus
TelekinesisPsychicStatus
TrickPsychicStatus 100
Wonder RoomPsychicStatus
Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 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
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 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
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Route 8, Axew's Eye, Dusty Bowl, Lake of Outrage, Giant's Bed, Giant's Foot, Three-Point Pass

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian 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