Quagsire

Quagsire is a Water/Ground type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Water Fish Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 195
Type Water Ground
Species Water Fish Pokémon
Height 1.4 m (4′07″)
Weight 75.0 kg (165.3 lbs)
Abilities 1. Damp
2. Water Absorb
Unaware (hidden ability)
Local № 057 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
118 (Diamond/Pearl)
118 (Platinum)
057 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
018 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
101 (Sword/Shield)
118 (Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl)
059 (The Isle of Armor)

Training

EV yield 2 HP
Catch rate 90 (11.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 151
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field, Water 1
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 95
300 394
Attack 85
157 295
Defense 85
157 295
Sp. Atk 65
121 251
Sp. Def 65
121 251
Speed 35
67 185
Total 430 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 20)
#194
Wooper
Paldean Wooper
Poison · Ground
(Level 20)

Quagsire changes

Pokédex entries

Gold This carefree POKéMON has an easy-going nature. While swimming, it always bumps into boat hulls.
Silver Due to its relaxed and carefree attitude, it often bumps its head on boulders and boat hulls as it swims.
Crystal Its body is always slimy. It often bangs its head on the river bottom as it swims but seems not to care.
Ruby
Sapphire
QUAGSIRE hunts for food by leaving its mouth wide open in water and waiting for its prey to blunder in unaware. Because the POKéMON does not move, it does not get very hungry.
FireRed Due to its relaxed and carefree attitude, it often bumps its head on boulders and boat hulls as it swims.
LeafGreen This carefree POKéMON has an easygoing nature. While swimming, it always bumps into boat hulls.
Emerald A QUAGSIRE hunts by leaving its mouth wide open in water and waiting for its prey to blunder in. Because it doesn’t move, it does not get very hungry.
Diamond It has a sluggish nature. It lies at the river’s bottom, waiting for prey to stray into its mouth.
Pearl A dim-witted Pokémon. It doesn’t care if it bumps its head into boats or rocks while swimming.
Platinum It has an easygoing nature. It doesn’t care if it bumps its head on boats and boulders while swimming.
HeartGold This carefree Pokémon has an easy-going nature. While swimming, it always bumps into boat hulls.
SoulSilver Due to its relaxed and carefree attitude, it often bumps its head on boulders and boat hulls as it swims.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It has an easygoing nature. It doesn’t care if it bumps its head on boats and boulders while swimming.
X It has a sluggish nature. It lies at the river’s bottom, waiting for prey to stray into its mouth.
Y This carefree Pokémon has an easygoing nature. While swimming, it always bumps into boat hulls.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Quagsire hunts for food by leaving its mouth wide open in water and waiting for its prey to blunder in unaware. Because the Pokémon does not move, it does not get very hungry.
Sword It has an easygoing nature. It doesn’t care if it bumps its head on boats and boulders while swimming.
Shield Its body is always slimy. It often bangs its head on the river bottom as it swims but seems not to care.
Brilliant Diamond It has a sluggish nature. It lies at the river’s bottom, waiting for prey to stray into its mouth.
Shining Pearl A dim-witted Pokémon. It doesn’t care if it bumps its head into boats or rocks while swimming.

Moves learned by Quagsire

Moves learnt by level up

Quagsire learns the following moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
1Rain DanceWaterStatus
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
12HazeIceStatus
12MistIceStatus
16SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
23YawnNormalStatus
28Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
34Muddy WaterWaterSpecial 90 85
40AmnesiaPsychicStatus
46ToxicPoisonStatus 90
52EarthquakeGroundPhysical 100 100

Egg moves

Quagsire learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Quagsire gen 8 learnset page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100
After YouNormalStatus
Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
CounterFightingPhysical 100
CurseGhostStatus
Double KickFightingPhysical 30 100
Eerie ImpulseElectricStatus 100
EncoreNormalStatus 100
Guard SwapPsychicStatus
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100
RecoverNormalStatus
Spit UpNormalSpecial 100
StockpileNormalStatus
SwallowNormalStatus

Moves learnt by TM

Quagsire is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl:

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
1Rain DanceWaterStatus
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
12HazeIceStatus
12MistIceStatus
16SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
23YawnNormalStatus
28Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
34Muddy WaterWaterSpecial 90 85
40AmnesiaPsychicStatus
46ToxicPoisonStatus 90
52EarthquakeGroundPhysical 100 100

Egg moves

Quagsire learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Quagsire gen 8 learnset page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100
After YouNormalStatus
Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
CounterFightingPhysical 100
CurseGhostStatus
Double KickFightingPhysical 30 100
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100
RecoverNormalStatus
Spit UpNormalSpecial 100
StockpileNormalStatus
SwallowNormalStatus

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Quagsire sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8 Generation 9
Normal Quagsire  sprite from Silver Quagsire  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Quagsire  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Quagsire  sprite from Black & White Quagsire  sprite from X & Y Quagsire  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Quagsire Shiny sprite from Silver Quagsire Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Quagsire Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Quagsire Shiny sprite from Black & White Quagsire Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Quagsire

Gold
Silver
Route 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 26, 27, 32, Mt. Silver, Ruins of Alph, Union Cave
Crystal Route 12, 13, 14, 15, 26, 27, 32, Ruins of Alph, Union Cave
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed Evolve Wooper
LeafGreen Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Safari Zone
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 212, Great Marsh
HeartGold Route 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 26, 27, 32, Cliff Cave, Cliff Edge Gate, Mt. Silver, Ruins of Alph, Union Cave
SoulSilver Route 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 27, 32, Cliff Cave, Cliff Edge Gate, Mt. Silver, Ruins of Alph, Union Cave
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Wooper
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 14, 19
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Ultra Space Wilds
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Giant's Cap, Giant's Seat, Lake of Outrage
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Route 212, Great Marsh, Fountainspring Cave, Swampy Cave, Bogsunk Cavern
Legends: Arceus Not available in this game
Scarlet
Violet
Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Quagsire
Japanese ヌオー (Nuoh)
German Morlord
French Maraiste

Name origin

quagmire
swamp, quicksand
sire
master, lord