|2′7″ (0.8m)||33.1 lbs. (15kg)|
|Male: 50%||Female: 50%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NFE||1 Special Defense Point|
Duskull uses the Levitate Ability. This gives Duskull an immunity to damage-dealing Ground-Type attacks such as Earthquake, along with the Spikes entry hazard. Additionally, it cannot be trapped by the Arena Trap Ability.
Duskull gains the opportunity to evolve into a Dusclops starting at Level 37. From Generation IV onward, a Dusclops can evolve a second time into a Dusknoir if it is traded to another game while holding a Reaper Cloth.
Duskull is in the Amorphous Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 6,400 Steps to hatch. It takes Duskull 800,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Duskull takes on the appearance of a ghost that has a skull on its face and a lone red eye.
 Gender Differences
Duskull doesn't have any gender differences to differentiate between male and female.
 Game Information
 Original Games
Duskull is more commonly found in Ruby, appearing on Routes 121 and 123 along with all six floors of Mt. Pyre, the Summit and halfway up Mt Pyre. Duskull only appears on floors four through six and the summit of Mt. Pyre in Sapphire and Emerald.
Duskull appears at Route 224 in Diamond and Pearl by using the PokéRadar. Duskull is more commonly found in Platinum, located at Route 209, Lost Tower and Turnback Cave. Duskull appears at the Safari Zone's Swamp area after 28 Peak Objects have been placed.
 Spin-off Games
Duskull appears at Secret Storage 17, Endless Level 38, Forever Level 4 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
Duskull appears at Sky Tower 7F-14F and Darknight Relic 11F-15F in the first round of Mystery Dungeon games. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Duskull appears at Sky Stairway 1F-49F. Duskull appears in all three versions of the most recent run of Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing in each version's respective Secret area.
Duskull appears at Chroma Ruins in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia. In Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs, Duskull appears at the front of the Old Mansion in the Present, and the Dark Temple Mission "Glowing Roads in the Darkness" by capturing it and obtaining its Slate, but you have to defeat a very challenging boss in order to keep the Slate.
Duskull can be found at the Meeting Place and Haunted Zone in PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure, and can be obtained by beating Dusknoir's Speed Slam. In PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond, Duskull appears at the Tech Area's Unawarehouse. To befriend it, you'll have to find it in a hidden room by way of a porthole, then battle it. After completing this sequence you'll be able to call it into battle.
Duskull can be found at Valora, Spectra, and Dragnor in Pokémon Conquest.
 Trading Card Game
Duskull appears in 12 sets. It is listed as a Common Card in the EX Sandstorm (2), EX Deoxys, EX Emerald, EX Crystal Guardians, EX Power Keepers, Diamond and Pearl, Secret Wonders, Stormfront (2) and Boundaries Crossed sets. There is also a third Duskull in the Stormfront set that is a Shiny Rare Card.
 Anime/Manga Information
A Co-ordinator had a Duskull in a flashback during the epsiode Disaster of Disguise!. Wild Duskull have also made numerous cameos, including the episode Fear Factor Phony!, which featured many other Ghost-Type Pokémon.
Wild Duskull appear in the Pikachu Shorts Camp Pikachu and Pikachu's Ghost Festival, but has yet to appear in any of the films.
Wild Duskull make appearances in Chapters 181, 228 and 241. Team Aqua Grunts take on Ruby and Sapphire with their own Duskull inside the Seafloor cavern in Chapter 243.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Duskull is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is a First-Stage Pokémon.
 Area Location
Mt. Pyre 1F-6F
Mt. Pyre: Summit & Halfway Up
|Sapphire/Emerald||Few||Mt. Pyre: 4F-6F & Summit|
|XD: Gale of Darkness||Only One||ONBS Station (Snag from Cipher Peon Labor)|
|Diamond/Pearl||2% (Use PokéRadar)||Route 224|
Lost Tower 1F-5F
|Platinum||5% (Morning & Day)
|Turnback Cave (Entrance to First Pillar)|
Turnback Cave (Entrance to First Pillar)
|Heart Gold/Soul Silver||Unknown%||Safari Zone: Swamp (Place 28 Peak Objects, 0 Day Wait)|
|Pokéwalker||Uncertain%||Winner's Path (>3000 Steps)|
|Black/White||None||PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade|
|Black 2/White 2||None||PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade|
 Pokédex Entries
|III||Pokémon Ruby||Duskull can pass through any wall nomatter how thick it may be. Once this Pokémon chooses a target, it will doggedly pursue the intended victim until the break of dawn.|
|III||Pokémon Sapphire||Duskull wanders lost among the deep darkness of midnight. There is an oft-told admonishment given to misbehaving children that this Pokémon will spirit away bad children who earn scoldings from their mothers.|
|III||Pokémon Emerald||A glare from its single scarlet eye makes even burly grown-ups freeze in utter fear. It is a nocturnal Pokémon that roams about under the cloak of darkness.|
|III||Pokémon FireRed||Making itself invisible, it silently sneaks up to prey. It has the ability to slip through thick walls.|
|III||Pokémon LeafGreen||Making itself invisible, it silently sneaks up to prey. It has the ability to slip through thick walls.|
|IV||Pokémon Diamond||It doggedly pursues its prey wherever it goes. However, the chase is abandoned at sunrise.|
|IV||Pokémon Pearl||It doggedly pursues its prey wherever it goes. However, the chase is abandoned at sunrise.|
|IV||Pokémon Platinum||It loves the crying of children. It startles bad kids by passing through walls and making them cry.|
|IV||Pokémon HeartGold||If it finds bad children who won't listen to their parents, it will spirit them away--or so it's said.|
|IV||Pokémon SoulSilver||If it finds bad children who won't listen to their parents, it will spirit them away--or so it's said.|
|V||Pokémon Black||It loves the crying of children. It startles bad kids by passing through walls and making them cry.|
|V||Pokémon White||It loves the crying of children. It startles bad kids by passing through walls and making them cry.|
|V||Pokémon Black 2||It loves the crying of children. It startles bad kids by passing through walls and making them cry.|
|V||Pokémon White 2||It loves the crying of children. It startles bad kids by passing through walls and making them cry.|
|VI||Pokémon X||Unknown Entry|
|VI||Pokémon Y||Unknown Entry|
 Pokéathlon Statistics
 Via Level Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Dream World
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Generation III Exclusive Moves
 Via Move Tutor
 Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 Via TM/HM
 Via Move Tutor
 Heart Gold/Soul Silver
 Evolution Line
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