615 #615 Cryogonal #617 Accelgor 617

Shelmet Shelmet #616 - Snail Pokemon

Hear Shelmet's Cry
type Bug
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 1'4" 0.4 m
weight 17.0 lb. 7.7 kg
National: #616 | Unova: #122

Family Family

#616 - Shelmet
#617 - Accelgor


Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Bug 3,825

Moves Moves


HydrationCures any major status ailment after each turn during rain.
Shell ArmorProtects against critical hits.

Level-up Moves

1Leech LifeBugPhysical2015100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
4AcidPoisonSpecial4030100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
8BideNormalPhysical110--User waits for 2-3 turns, then hits back for twice the damage it took.
13CurseGhostNone--10--Ghosts pay half their max HP to hurt the target every turn. Others decrease Speed but raise Attack and Defense.
16Struggle BugBugSpecial3020100%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Special Attack by one stage.
20Mega DrainGrassSpecial4015100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
25YawnNormalNone--10--Target sleeps at the end of the next turn.
28ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
32Acid ArmorPoisonNone--40--Raises the user's Defense by two stages.
37Giga DrainGrassSpecial7510100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
40Body SlamNormalPhysical8515100%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
44Bug BuzzBugSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
49RecoverNormalNone--10--Heals the user by half its max HP.
50Guard SwapPsychicNone--10--User swaps Defense and Special Defense changes with the target.
56Final GambitFightingSpecial15100%Inflicts damage equal to the user's remaining HP. User faints.


TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM9VenoshockPoisonSpecial6510100%Inflicts double damage if the target is Poisoned.
TM10Hidden PowerNormalSpecial115100%Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.
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.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM36Sludge BombPoisonSpecial9010100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
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.
TM48RoundNormalSpecial6015100%Has double power if it's used more than once per turn.
TM53Energy BallGrassSpecial8010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM76Struggle BugBugSpecial3020100%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Special Attack by one stage.
TM83InfestationBugSpecial2020100%Prevents the target from fleeing and inflicts damage for 2-5 turns.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
TM88Sleep TalkNormalNone--10--Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.
TM90SubstituteNormalNone--10--Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.
TM100ConfideNormalNone--20--Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

Egg Moves

Double-edgeNormalPhysical12015100%User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.
Mind ReaderNormalNone--5--Ensures that the user's next move will hit the target.
Mud-slapGroundSpecial2010100%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.
SpikesGroundNone--20--Scatters Spikes, hurting opposing Pokemon that switch in.
EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
Baton PassNormalNone--40--Allows the trainer to switch out the user and pass effects along to its replacement.
EncoreNormalNone--5100%Forces the target to repeat its last used move every turn for 2 to 6 turns.
PursuitDarkPhysical4020100%If the target leaves battle this turn, user will hit the target with double power and then hit its replacement normally.
FeintNormalPhysical3010100%Only works if the target uses Protect or Detect on this turn.
Guard SplitPsychicNone--10--Averages Defense and Special Defense with the target.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
210 - 304210 - 304210 - 304
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
157 - 242175 - 269192 - 295
Sp. Attack40
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
Sp. Defense65
121 - 206135 - 229148 - 251
49 - 13455 - 14960 - 163

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
61 1,000,000 200 70 Defense: 1 point

Images Images


Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2When it and Karrablast are together, and both receive electrical stimulation, they both evolve.
White 2
BlackWhen attacked, it defends itself by closing the lid of its shell. It can spit a sticky, poisonous liquid.
615 #615 Cryogonal #617 Accelgor 617