Crustle

Crustle is a Bug/Rock type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Stone Home Pokémon.

Crustle artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 558
Type Bug Rock
Species Stone Home Pokémon
Height 4′07″ (1.4 m)
Weight 440.9 lbs (200.0 kg)
Abilities Shell Armor
Sturdy
Weak Armor (hidden ability)
Local № 064 (Black/White)
116 (Black 2/White 2)
024 (X/Y)
Japanese Iwaparesu

Training

EV yield 2 Defense
Catch rate 75 (9.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base EXP 166
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Bug, Mineral
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 70
250 344
Attack 105
193 339
Defense 125
229 383
Sp. Atk 65
121 251
Sp. Def 75
139 273
Speed 45
85 207
Total 485 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.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Crustle.

Pokédex entries

Black Competing for territory, Crustle fight viciously. The one whose boulder is broken is the loser of the battle.
White It possesses legs of enormous strength, enabling it to carry heavy slabs for many days, even when crossing arid land.
Black 2
White 2
When its boulder is broken in battles for territory, it feels unsure and begins to weaken.
X
Omega Ruby
It possesses legs of enormous strength, enabling it to carry heavy slabs for many days, even when crossing arid land.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Competing for territory, Crustle fight viciously. The one whose boulder is broken is the loser of the battle.

Evolution chart

(Level 34)

Name origin

crust
solid layer of the Earth
castle
large fortress

Moves learned by Crustle

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Rock BlastRock 25 90
1Sand AttackGround 100
1Shell SmashNormal
1WithdrawWater
5Rock BlastRock 25 90
7WithdrawWater
11Sand AttackGround 100
13Feint AttackDark 60
17Smack DownRock 50 100
19Rock PolishRock
23Bug BiteBug 60 100
24Stealth RockRock
29Rock SlideRock 75 90
31SlashNormal 70 100
38X-ScissorBug 80 100
43Shell SmashNormal
50FlailNormal 100
55Rock WreckerRock 150 90

Egg moves

Crustle learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Crustle egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormal
CounterFighting 100
CurseGhost
EndureNormal
Iron DefenseSteel
Night SlashDark 70 100
RototillerGround
Sand TombGround 35 85
SpikesGround
Wide GuardRock

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormal
Bug BiteBug 60 100
Iron DefenseSteel
Knock OffDark 65 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stealth RockRock
Stomping TantrumGround 75 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Crustle. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
23Smack DownRock 50 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
69Rock PolishRock
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
75Swords DanceNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Crustle 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
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Struggle BugBug 50 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Rock BlastRock 25 90
1Sand AttackGround 100
1Shell SmashNormal
1WithdrawWater
5Rock BlastRock 25 90
7WithdrawWater
11Sand AttackGround 100
13Feint AttackDark 60
17Smack DownRock 50 100
19Rock PolishRock
23Bug BiteBug 60 100
24Stealth RockRock
29Rock SlideRock 75 90
31SlashNormal 70 100
38X-ScissorBug 80 100
43Shell SmashNormal
50FlailNormal 100
55Rock WreckerRock 150 90

Egg moves

Crustle learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Crustle egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormal
CounterFighting 100
CurseGhost
EndureNormal
Iron DefenseSteel
Night SlashDark 70 100
RototillerGround
Sand TombGround 35 85
SpikesGround
Wide GuardRock

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Sun & Moon by a previous evolution of Crustle. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
23Smack DownRock 50 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
69Rock PolishRock
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
75Swords DanceNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Struggle BugBug 50 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Crustle sprites

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

Where to find Crustle

Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Route 18
X
Y
Evolve Dwebble
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Mirage Spots
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Ultra Space Wilds