Dusclops

Dusclops is a Ghost type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Beckon Pokémon.

Dusclops artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 356
Type Ghost
Species Beckon Pokémon
Height 5′03″ (1.6 m)
Weight 67.5 lbs (30.6 kg)
Abilities Pressure
Frisk (hidden ability)
Local № 149 (Ruby/Sapphire)
190 (Platinum)
154 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
Japanese Samayoru

Training

EV yield 1 Defense, 1 Special Defense
Catch rate 90 (11.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 35 (lower than normal)
Base EXP 179
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Amorphous
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 25 (base 6,400 steps)

Base stats

HP 40
190 284
Attack 70
130 262
Defense 130
238 394
Sp. Atk 60
112 240
Sp. Def 130
238 394
Speed 25
49 163
Total 455 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 Dusclops.

Pokédex entries

Ruby DUSCLOPS’s body is completely hollow - there is nothing at all inside. It is said that its body is like a black hole. This POKéMON will absorb anything into its body, but nothing will ever come back out.
Sapphire DUSCLOPS absorbs anything, however large the object may be. This POKéMON hypnotizes its foe by waving its hands in a macabre manner and by bringing its single eye to bear. The hypnotized foe is made to do DUSCLOPS’s bidding.
FireRed
LeafGreen
Its body is entirely hollow. When it opens its mouth, it sucks everything in as if it were a black hole.
Emerald It is thought that its body is hollow with only a spectral ball of fire burning inside. However, no one has been able to confirm this theory as fact.
Diamond
Pearl
Its body is hollow. It is said that those who look into its body are sucked into the void.
Platinum It seeks drifting will-o’-the-wisps and sucks them into its empty body. What happens inside is a mystery.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Anyone who dares peer into its body to see its spectral ball of fire will have their spirit stolen away.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It seeks drifting will-o’-the-wisps and sucks them into its empty body. What happens inside is a mystery.
X Anyone who dares peer into its body to see its spectral ball of fire will have their spirit stolen away.
Y Its body is hollow. It is said that those who look into its body are sucked into the void.
Omega Ruby Dusclops’s body is completely hollow—there is nothing at all inside. It is said that its body is like a black hole. This Pokémon will absorb anything into its body, but nothing will ever come back out.
Alpha Sapphire Dusclops absorbs anything, however large the object may be. This Pokémon hypnotizes its foe by waving its hands in a macabre manner and by bringing its single eye to bear. The hypnotized foe is made to do Dusclops’s bidding.

Evolution chart

(Level 37) (trade holding
Reaper Cloth)

Name origin

dusk
the partial darkness between day and night
cyclops
a monster with one eye

Moves learned by Dusclops

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhost 30 100
1BindNormal 15 85
1DisableNormal 100
1Fire PunchFire 75 100
1Future SightPsychic 120 100
1GravityPsychic
1Ice PunchIce 75 100
1LeerNormal 100
1Night ShadeGhost 100
1Shadow PunchGhost 60
1Thunder PunchElectric 75 100
6DisableNormal 100
9AstonishGhost 30 100
14ForesightNormal
17Shadow SneakGhost 40 100
22PursuitDark 40 100
25Will-O-WispFire 85
30Confuse RayGhost 100
33CurseGhost
40HexGhost 65 100
45Shadow BallGhost 80 100
52Mean LookNormal
57PaybackDark 50 100
64Future SightPsychic 120 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Shadow PunchGhost 60

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Dark PulseDark 80 100
Destiny BondGhost
Feint AttackDark 60
GrudgeGhost
HazeIce
ImprisonPsychic
MementoDark 100
Ominous WindGhost 60 100
Pain SplitNormal
Skill SwapPsychic

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ally SwitchPsychic
BindNormal 15 85
Fire PunchFire 75 100
Focus PunchFighting 150 100
GravityPsychic
Ice PunchIce 75 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Pain SplitNormal
Skill SwapPsychic
SnatchDark
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100
TelekinesisPsychic
Thunder PunchElectric 75 100
TrickPsychic 100
Wonder RoomPsychic

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
39Rock TombRock 60 95
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
56FlingDark 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
61Will-O-WispFire 85
63EmbargoDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
77Psych UpNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
83InfestationBug 20 100
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Dusclops 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
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormal 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MetronomeNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Sucker PunchDark 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhost 30 100
1BindNormal 15 85
1DisableNormal 100
1Fire PunchFire 75 100
1Future SightPsychic 120 100
1GravityPsychic
1Ice PunchIce 75 100
1LeerNormal 100
1Night ShadeGhost 100
1Shadow PunchGhost 60
1Thunder PunchElectric 75 100
6DisableNormal 100
9AstonishGhost 30 100
14ForesightNormal
17Shadow SneakGhost 40 100
22PursuitDark 40 100
25Will-O-WispFire 85
30Confuse RayGhost 100
33CurseGhost
40HexGhost 65 100
45Shadow BallGhost 80 100
52Mean LookNormal
57PaybackDark 50 100
64Future SightPsychic 120 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Shadow PunchGhost 60

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Dark PulseDark 80 100
Destiny BondGhost
Feint AttackDark 60
GrudgeGhost
HazeIce
ImprisonPsychic
MementoDark 100
Ominous WindGhost 60 100
Pain SplitNormal
Skill SwapPsychic

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
39Rock TombRock 60 95
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
56FlingDark 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
61Will-O-WispFire 85
63EmbargoDark 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
77Psych UpNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
83InfestationBug 20 100
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Dusclops 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
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormal 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MetronomeNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Sucker PunchDark 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Dusclops sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Dusclops  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Dusclops  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Dusclops  sprite from Black & White Dusclops  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Dusclops Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Dusclops Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Dusclops Shiny sprite from Black & White Dusclops Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Dusclops

Ruby Sky Pillar
Sapphire Evolve Duskull
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Duskull
Diamond
Pearl
Route 224
Platinum Sendoff Spring, Turnback Cave
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Duskull
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game