Krabby

Krabby is a Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the River Crab Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Its pincers are not only powerful weapons, they are used for balance when walking sideways.
Yellow Its pincers are superb weapons. They sometimes break off during battle, but they grow back fast.
Gold If it senses danger approaching, it cloaks itself with bubbles from its mouth so it will look bigger.
Silver The pincers break off easily. If it loses a pincer, it somehow becomes incapable of walking sideways.
Crystal If it is unable to find food, it will absorb nutrients by swallowing a mouthful of sand.
Ruby
Sapphire
KRABBY live on beaches, burrowed inside holes dug into the sand. On sandy beaches with little in the way of food, these POKéMON can be seen squabbling with each other over territory.
FireRed It can be found near the sea. The large pincers grow back if they are torn out of their sockets.
LeafGreen Its pincers are not only powerful weapons, they are used for balance when walking sideways.
Emerald KRABBY live in holes dug into beaches. On sandy shores with little in the way of food, they can be seen squabbling with each other over territory.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It lives in burrows dug on sandy beaches. Its pincers fully grow back if they are broken in battle.
HeartGold If it senses danger approaching, it cloaks itself with bubbles from its mouth so it will look bigger.
SoulSilver The pincers break off easily. If it loses a pincer, it somehow becomes incapable of walking sideways.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It lives in burrows dug on sandy beaches. Its pincers fully grow back if they are broken in battle.
X If it senses danger approaching, it cloaks itself with bubbles from its mouth so it will look bigger.
Y It can be found near the sea. The large pincers grow back if they are torn out of their sockets.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Krabby live on beaches, burrowed inside holes dug into the sand. On sandy beaches with little in the way of food, these Pokémon can be seen squabbling with each other over territory.

Evolution chart

Krabby
#098
Krabby
Water

(Level 28)
Kingler
#099
Kingler
Water

Name origin

crab
marine creature
crabby
irritable, bad-tempered

Moves learned by Krabby

Krabby sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Krabby  sprite from Red & Blue Krabby  sprite from Silver Krabby  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Krabby  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Krabby  sprite from Black & White Krabby  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Krabby Shiny sprite from Silver Krabby Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Krabby Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Krabby Shiny sprite from Black & White Krabby Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Krabby

Red
Blue
Route 6, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 24, 25, Safari Zone
Yellow Route 10, 25
Gold
Silver
Route 19, 20, 21, 34, 40, 41, Burned Tower, Cerulean City, Cherrygrove City, Cianwood City, Cinnabar Island, Dark Cave, Olivine City, Whirl Islands
Crystal Route 19, 20, 21, 34, 40, 41, Cherrygrove City, Cinnabar Island
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed Route 4, 10, 11, 12, 13, 19, 20, 21, 24, Cerulean City, Cinnabar Island, Pallet Town, Seafoam Islands, Vermilion City
LeafGreen Route 4, 10, 11, 12, 13, 19, 20, 21, 24, Bond Bridge, Cerulean City, Cinnabar Island, Five Island, Five Isle Meadow, Green Path, Icefall Cave, Kindle Road, Memorial Pillar, One Island, Outcast Island, Pallet Town, Resort Gorgeous, Seafoam Islands, Tanoby Ruins, Trainer Tower, Treasure Beach, Vermilion City, Water Labyrinth, Water Path
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 226
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 19, Cianwood City, Cliff Cave, Seafoam Islands, Whirl Islands
Black
White
Route 4, 13, Driftveil City
Black 2
White 2
Virbank City, Virbank Complex
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 105, 106, 107, 108, 109
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Location data not yet available

Answers to Krabby questions