355 #355 Duskull #357 Tropius 357

Dusclops Dusclops #356 - Beckon Pokemon

Hear Dusclops's Cry
type Ghost
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 5'3" 1.6 m
weight 67.5 lb. 30.6 kg
National: #356 | Hoenn: #149

Family Family


Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Indeterminate 6,375

356 Locations

Where to catch Dusclops in Pokemon Ruby

Sky Pillar (1f)48-50Walking in tall grass or a cave15%
Sky Pillar (3f)51-53Walking in tall grass or a cave15%
Sky Pillar (5f)54-56Walking in tall grass or a cave15%

Moves Moves


PressureIncreases the PP cost of moves targetting the Pokemon by one.

Level-up Moves

1BindNormalPhysical152085%Prevents the target from fleeing and inflicts damage for 2-5 turns.
1LeerNormalNone--30100%Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.
1DisableNormalNone--20100%Disables the target's last used move for 1-8 turns.
1Night ShadeGhostSpecial115100%Inflicts damage equal to the user's level.
5DisableNormalNone--20100%Disables the target's last used move for 1-8 turns.
12ForesightNormalNone--40--Forces the target to have no Evade, and allows it to be hit by Normal and Fighting moves even if it's a Ghost.
16AstonishGhostPhysical3015100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
23Confuse RayGhostNone--10100%Confuses the target.
27PursuitDarkPhysical4020100%If the target leaves battle this turn, user will hit the target with double power and then hit its replacement normally.
34CurseGhostNone--10--Ghosts pay half their max HP to hurt the target every turn. Others decrease Speed but raise Attack and Defense.
37Shadow PunchGhostPhysical6020--Never misses.
41Will-o-wispFireNone--1575%Burns the target.
51Mean LookNormalNone--5--Prevents the target from leaving battle.
58Future SightPsychicSpecial10010100%Hits the target two turns later.


TM1Focus PunchFightingPhysical15020100%If the user takes damage before attacking, the attack is canceled.
TM4Calm MindPsychicNone--20--Raises the user's Special Attack and Special Defense by one stage.
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM10Hidden PowerNormalSpecial115100%Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.
TM11Sunny DayFireNone--5--Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.
TM12TauntDarkNone--20100%For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.
TM13Ice BeamIceSpecial9510100%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM14BlizzardIceSpecial120570%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM15Hyper BeamNormalSpecial150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM18Rain DanceWaterNone--5--Changes the weather to rain for five turns.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM26EarthquakeGroundPhysical10010100%Inflicts regular damage and can hit Dig users.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM29PsychicPsychicSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM30Shadow BallGhostSpecial8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM39Rock TombRockPhysical501080%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.
TM41TormentDarkNone--15100%Prevents the target from using the same move twice in a row.
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM43Secret PowerNormalPhysical7020100%Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM45AttractNormalNone--15100%Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.
TM46ThiefDarkPhysical4010100%Takes the target's item.
TM48Skill SwapPsychicNone--10--User and target swap abilities.
TM49SnatchDarkNone--10--Steals the target's move, if it's self-targeted.
HM4StrengthNormalPhysical8015100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM5FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
HM6Rock SmashFightingPhysical4015100%Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

Egg Moves


Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
190 - 284190 - 284190 - 284
130 - 215145 - 239159 - 262
238 - 323265 - 359291 - 394
Sp. Attack60
112 - 197125 - 219137 - 240
Sp. Defense130
238 - 323265 - 359291 - 394
49 - 13455 - 14960 - 163

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
179 800,000 90 35 Defense: 1 point
Special Defense: 1 point

Damage Taken

Normal 0x
Fighting 0x
Flying 1x
Poison 0.5x
Ground 1x
Rock 1x
Bug 0.5x
Ghost 2x
Steel 1x
Fire 1x
Water 1x
Grass 1x
Electric 1x
Psychic 1x
Ice 1x
Dragon 1x
Dark 2x
Fairy 1x

Images Images


Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It seeks drifting will-o'-the-wisps and sucks them into its empty body. What happens inside is a mystery.
White 2
HeartGoldAnyone who dares peer into its body to see its spectral ball of fire will have their spirit stolen away.
RubyDUSCLOPS's body is completely hollow - there is nothing at all inside. It is said that its body is like a black hole. This Pokemon will absorb anything into its body, but nothing will ever come back out.
SapphireDUSCLOPS absorbs anything, however large the object may be. This Pokemon 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.
EmeraldIt 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.
FireRedIts body is entirely hollow. When it opens its mouth, it sucks everything in as if it were a black hole.

Other Other

Name Etymology Dusk + cyclops
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