Rhyperior

Rhyperior is a Ground/Rock type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Drill Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Diamond
Pearl
It puts rocks in holes in its palms and uses its muscles to shoot them. GEODUDE are shot at rare times.
Platinum It can launch a rock held in its hand like a missile by tightening then expanding muscles instantly.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
From holes in its palms, it fires out GEODUDE. Its carapace can withstand volcanic eruptions.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It can launch a rock held in its hand like a missile by tightening then expanding muscles instantly.
X
Omega Ruby
From holes in its palms, it fires out Geodude. Its carapace can withstand volcanic eruptions.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It puts rocks in holes in its palms and uses its muscles to shoot them. Geodude are shot at rare times.

Evolution chart

Rhyhorn
#111
Rhyhorn
Ground · Rock

(Level 42)
Rhydon
#112
Rhydon
Ground · Rock

(trade holding
Protector)
Rhyperior
#464
Rhyperior
Ground · Rock

Name origin

rhino
large African mammal
superior
dominant

Moves learned by Rhyperior

Rhyperior sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Rhyperior  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Rhyperior  sprite from Black & White Rhyperior  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Rhyperior Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Rhyperior Shiny sprite from Black & White Rhyperior Shiny sprite from X & Y

See all Rhyperior sprites

Where to find Rhyperior

Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Rhyhorn/Rhydon
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Rhyhorn/Rhydon
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Rhyhorn/Rhydon
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game