087 #087 Dewgong #089 Muk 089

Grimer Grimer #088 - Sludge Pokemon

Grimer
Hear Grimer's Cry
type Poison
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 3'11" 0.9 m
weight 66.2 lb. 30.0 kg
generation
National: #088 | Johto: #116 | Hoenn: #106

Family Family

General088
#088 - Grimer
Level089
#089 - Muk
Lv. 38

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Indeterminate 5,100

088 Locations

Where to catch Grimer in Pokemon Ruby

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Fiery Path14Walking in tall grass or a cave2%

Where to catch Grimer in Pokemon Sapphire

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Fiery Path15-16Walking in tall grass or a cave25%

Where to catch Grimer in Pokemon Emerald

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Fiery Path14Walking in tall grass or a cave2%

Where to catch Grimer in Pokemon FireRed

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Pokemon Mansion28Walking in tall grass or a cave5%
Pokemon Mansion (B1f)28Walking in tall grass or a cave5%
Celadon City30-40Fishing with a Super Rod1%

Where to catch Grimer in Pokemon LeafGreen

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Pokemon Mansion28-30Walking in tall grass or a cave30%
Pokemon Mansion (B1f)28-30Walking in tall grass or a cave30%
Celadon City30-40Fishing with a Super Rod1%

Moves Moves

Abilities

StenchHas a chance of making the opponent flinch when attacking.
Sticky HoldPrevents a held item from being removed by other Pokemon.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1PoundNormalPhysical4035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1Poison GasPoisonNone--4080%Poisons the target.
4HardenNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Defense by one stage.
8DisableNormalNone--20100%Disables the target's last used move for 1-8 turns.
13SludgePoisonSpecial6520100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
19MinimizeNormalNone--20--Raises the user's evasion by two stages.
26ScreechNormalNone--4085%Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
34Acid ArmorPoisonNone--40--Raises the user's Defense by two stages.
43Sludge BombPoisonSpecial9010100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
53MementoDarkNone--10100%Lowers the target's Attack and Special Attack by two stages. User faints.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
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.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM18Rain DanceWaterNone--5--Changes the weather to rain for five turns.
TM19Giga DrainGrassSpecial7510100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM24ThunderboltElectricSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.
TM25ThunderElectricSpecial1201070%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM28DigGroundPhysical8010100%User digs underground, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM34Shock WaveElectricSpecial6020--Never misses.
TM35FlamethrowerFireSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
TM36Sludge BombPoisonSpecial9010100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
TM38Fire BlastFireSpecial120585%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
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.

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP80
Statbar
270 - 364270 - 364270 - 364
Attack80
Statbar
148 - 233165 - 259181 - 284
Defense50
Statbar
94 - 179105 - 199115 - 218
Sp. Attack40
Statbar
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
Sp. Defense50
Statbar
94 - 179105 - 199115 - 218
Speed25
Statbar
49 - 13455 - 14960 - 163
TOTAL 325
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
90 1,000,000 190 70 HP: 1 point

Images Images

BlackGrimerGrimerGrimerGrimer
White
DiamondGrimerGrimerGrimerGrimer
Pearl
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HeartGoldGrimerGrimerGrimerGrimer
SoulSilver
RubyGrimerGrimerGrimerGrimer
Sapphire
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FireRedGrimerGrimerGrimerGrimer
LeafGreen
GoldGrimerGrimerGrimerGrimer
Silver
CrystalGrimerGrimerGrimerGrimer
RedGrimerGrimer
Blue
YellowGrimerGrimer

Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2Born from sludge, these Pokemon now gather in polluted places and increase the bacteria in their bodies.
White 2
Black
White
DiamondIt was born when sludge in a dirty stream was exposed to the moon's X-rays. It appears among filth.
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldAs it moves, it loses bits of its body, from which new GRIMER emerge. This worsens the stench around it.
SoulSilverWherever GRIMER has passed, so many germs are left behind that no plants will ever grow again.
RubyGRIMER's sludgy and rubbery body can be forced through any opening, however small it may be. This POKeMON enters sewer pipes to drink filthy wastewater.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedSludge exposed to X rays from the moon transformed into GRIMER. It loves feeding on filthy things.
LeafGreenAppears in filthy areas. It thrives by sucking up polluted sludge that is pumped out of factories.
GoldAs it moves, it loses bits of its body from which new GRIMER emerge. This worsens the stench around it.
SilverWherever GRIMER has passed, so many germs are left behind that no plants will ever grow again.
CrystalWhen two of these POKeMON's bodies are combined together, new poisons are created.
RedAppears in filthy areas. Thrives by sucking up polluted sludge that is pumped out of factories.
Blue
YellowMade of hardened sludge. It smells too putrid to touch. Even weeds won't grow in its path.

Other Other

Name Etymology As in grime
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