|2'11" (0.9m)||224.9 lbs. (102kg)|
|Male: 50%||Female: 50%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NFE|| 1 Attack Point|
1 Defense Point
Boldore (Unova Pokédex. It is a Rock type, and it is known as the Ore Pokémon.) is the 31st Pokémon in the
Boldore's ability is Sturdy, which nullifies the effect of One-Hit Knock Out moves such as Fissure or Horn Drill, and starting with Generation V, all Pokémon that have this ability cannot be knocked out when its HP is full. In this instance the Pokémon will have 1 HP left instead. A second ability exclusive to Boldore captured in the Dream World, called Sand Force, increases the power of Ground, Rock, and Steel-Type moves by 33% during a Sandstorm.
Boldore is in the Mineral Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 3,840 steps to hatch. It takes Boldore 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Boldore takes the appearance of a rock monster with two eyes towards the center of its face.
 Gender Differences
Boldore doesn't have any distinguishable characteristics to help differentiate between male and female.
 Game Information
 Original Games
Boldore can be found at Chargestone Cave, Mistralton Cave, Twist Mountain, Victory Road, and Giant Chasm in Black and White. In Black 2 and White 2, Boldore appears at Chargestone Cave, Clay Road, Mistralton Cave, Rebirth Mountain, Relic Path, Seaside Cave, Twist Mountain, Victory Road and Wellspring Cave.
 Spin-off Games
Boldore appears at the Colosseum's Crag Area in PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond. It can be befriended by defeating it in a battle, but there's one problem: it's sleeping. Awakening it with some water will get it out of its slumber; after defeating it you'll be able to call it into battle.
Boldore appears in the Pointy Rock Nation in Pokémon Conquest.
 Trading Card Game
Two Boldore are listed as Uncommon Cards in the Emerging Powers set.
 Anime/Manga Information
During the episode Battling the King of the Mines!, Ash's Roggenrola would evolve into a Boldore during his Gym Battle against Clay. It would defeat Clay's Excadrill to win the match. Since then, it has been a strong member of Ash's stable of Pokémon.
Boldore has yet to make an appearance in the Movies.
Boldore hasn't appeared in the manga as of writing.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Boldore is listed in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it has yet to reach its final evolution.
 Area Location
|Black/White||5%||Giant Chasm: Cave|
Giant Chasm: Inner Cave
|Black/White||10%||Chargestone Cave: 1F, B1 & B2|
|Black/White||20%||Challenger's Cave: 1F, B1 & B2|
Victory Road: 1F & 3F
|Black/White||30%||Twist Mountain: 1F-3F & Extra (Winter)|
Victory Road: 2F; 4F-7F
|Black/White||45%||Twist Mountain: 1F-3F & Extra (Summer)|
|Black/White||49%||Twist Mountain: 1F-3F & Extra (Spring & Autumn)|
|Black/White||50%||Mistralton Cave: 1F-3F|
|Black2/White2||5%||Chargestone Cave: 1F, B1 & B2|
|Black2/White2||15%||Seaside Cave: 1F|
|Black2/White2||20%||Twist Mountain: B1; 1F-3F (Summer & Winter)|
|Black2/White2||25%||Rebirth Mountain: Rooms 1-4; B1 & Heatran Room|
|Black2/White2||30%||Mistralton Cave: 1F, 2F & Guidance Chamber|
|Black2/White2||34%||Relic Path: Room 2|
|Black2/White2||35%||Clay Road: Entrance; Rooms 2 & 3|
Underground Ruins: Entrance, Glacier Room, Iron Room, Rocky Mountain Room & Ruins
Seaside Cave: B1
|Black2/White2||39%||Relic Path: Room 1|
|Black2/White2||40%||Twist Mountain: B1; 1F-3F (Spring & Autumn)|
|Black2/White2||50%||Wellspring Cave: 1F & B1|
|Black2/White2||80%||Victory Road: 2F & 4F|
|I||Pokémon Red||Not in game|
|I||Pokémon Blue||Not in game|
|I||Pokémon Yellow||Not in game|
|II||Pokémon Gold||Not in game|
|II||Pokémon Silver||Not in game|
|II||Pokémon Crystal||Not in game|
|III||Pokémon Ruby||Not in game|
|III||Pokémon Sapphire||Not in game|
|III||Pokémon Emerald||Not in game|
|III||Pokémon FireRed||Not in game|
|III||Pokémon LeafGreen||Not in game|
|IV||Pokémon Diamond||Not in game|
|IV||Pokémon Pearl||Not in game|
|IV||Pokémon Platinum||Not in game|
|IV||Pokémon HeartGold||Not in game|
|IV||Pokémon SoulSilver||Not in game|
|V||Pokémon Black||When it overflows with power, the orange crystal on its body glows. It looks for underground water in caves.|
|V||Pokémon White||Because its energy was too great to be contained, the energy leaked and formed orange crystals.|
|V||Pokémon Black 2||When it is healthy, its core sticks out. Always facing the same way, it swiftly moves front to back and left to right.|
|V||Pokémon White 2||When it is healthy, its core sticks out. Always facing the same way, it swiftly moves front to back and left to right.|
|VI||Pokémon X||Because its energy was too great to be contained, the energy leaked and formed orange crystals.|
|VI||Pokémon Y||When it is healthy, its core sticks out. Always facing the same way, it swiftly moves front to back and left to right.|
|VI||Pokémon Omega Ruby|
|VI||Pokémon Alpha Sapphire|
 Via Level-Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Move Tutor (Black2/White2)
 Evolution Line
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