Cryogonal

Cryogonal is an Ice type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Crystallizing Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 615
Type Ice
Species Crystallizing Pokémon
Height 1.1 m (3′07″)
Weight 148.0 kg (326.3 lbs)
Abilities 1. Levitate
Local № 121 (Black/White)
197 (Black 2/White 2)
111 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
030 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Defense
Catch rate 25 (3.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 180
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Mineral
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 25 (6,169–6,425 steps)

Base stats

HP 80
270 364
Attack 50
94 218
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 95
175 317
Sp. Def 135
247 405
Speed 105
193 339
Total 515 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 Cryogonal.

Evolution chart

Cryogonal changes

Pokédex entries

Black When its body temperature goes up, it turns into steam and vanishes. When its temperature lowers, it returns to ice.
White They are born in snow clouds. They use chains made of ice crystals to capture prey.
Black 2
White 2
They are composed of ice crystals. They capture prey with chains of ice, freezing the prey at -148° F.
X
Omega Ruby
They are born in snow clouds. They use chains made of ice crystals to capture prey.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
They are composed of ice crystals. They capture prey with chains of ice, freezing the prey at -148 degrees Fahrenheit.
Sword With its icy chains, Cryogonal freezes those it encounters. It then takes its victims away to somewhere unknown.
Shield When the weather gets hot, these Pokémon turn into water vapor. Cryogonal are almost never seen during summer.

Moves learned by Cryogonal

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BindNormal 15 85
1Ice ShardIce 40 100
4Confuse RayGhost 100
8Rapid SpinNormal 50 100
12Laser FocusNormal
16Icy WindIce 55 95
20HazeIce
20MistIce
24Ancient PowerRock 60 100
28Aurora BeamIce 65 100
32Night SlashDark 70 100
32SlashNormal 70 100
36Freeze-DryIce 70 100
40Light ScreenPsychic
40ReflectPsychic
44RecoverNormal
48Ice BeamIce 90 100
52Acid ArmorPoison
56Solar BeamGrass 120 100
60Sheer ColdIce 30

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Triple AxelIce 20 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

TR
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
05Ice BeamIce 90 100
06BlizzardIce 110 70
20SubstituteNormal
26EndureNormal
27Sleep TalkNormal
46Iron DefenseSteel
57Poison JabPoison 80 100
70Flash CannonSteel 80 100

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BindNormal 15 85
1Ice ShardIce 40 100
1Night SlashDark 70 100
1Rapid SpinNormal 50 100
1SharpenNormal
1Sheer ColdIce 30
5Icy WindIce 55 95
9HazeIce
9MistIce
13Aurora BeamIce 65 100
17Acid ArmorPoison
21Ancient PowerRock 60 100
25Ice BeamIce 90 100
29Light ScreenPsychic
33ReflectPsychic
37SlashNormal 70 100
41Confuse RayGhost 100
45RecoverNormal
49Freeze-DryIce 70 100
50Solar BeamGrass 120 100
53Night SlashDark 70 100
57Sheer ColdIce 30

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BindNormal 15 85
DefogFlying
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron DefenseSteel
Knock OffDark 65 100
Laser FocusNormal
Magic CoatPsychic
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Water PulseWater 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Cryogonal 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
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Cryogonal sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Cryogonal  sprite from Black & White Cryogonal  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Cryogonal Shiny sprite from Black & White Cryogonal Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Cryogonal

Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Twist Mountain
X
Y
Frost Cavern
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Trade/migrate from another game
Sword
Shield
Slippery Slope, Frostpoint Field, Giant's Bed, Old Cemetery, Snowslide Slope, Giant's Foot, Frigid Sea, Three-Point Pass, Ballimere Lake

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Cryogonal
Japanese フリージオ (Freegeo)
German Frigometri
French Hexagel

Name origin

cryogenic
of or relating to very low temperatures
polygonal
multi-sided shape