Gigalith

Gigalith
ガントル
Gigalith.png
Boldore < Gigalith > Woobat
Species
Type
Compressed Pokémon
Rock.gif
Number
Ability
#526
Height
Weight
5'7" (1.7m)
573.2 lbs. (260kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50%
Female: 50%
Evolves From
Evolves Into
None
Egg Group
Catch Rate
45
Tier
EV Yield
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Gigalith (ガントル) is the 32nd Pokémon in the Unova Pokédex. It is a Rock type, and it is known as the Compressed Pokémon.

Gigalith can use one of two Abilities; Sturdy, which cannot be knocked out when its HP is full and cannot be knocked out by One-Hit KO moves, or Sand Stream, which summons a Sandstorm for five turns upon entering the field. Its Hidden Ability is Sand Force, which increases the power of Ground, Rock, and Steel-Type moves by 33% during a Sandstorm.

Gigalith is the final evolution of Roggenrola, which evolves into Boldore at Level 25. Boldore can only evolve into Gigalith if Boldore is traded to another game.

Gigalith is in the Mineral Egg Group, and its Egg take approximately 3,840 steps to hatch. It takes Gigalith 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

Biology

Physiology

Gigalith takes the appearance of a rock monster with gems growing out of its entire body; with multiple gemstone growths on its head, body, and four legs.

Gender Differences

Gigalith doesn't have any distinguishable characteristics to help differentiate between male and female.

Game Information

Original Games

In all of its game appearances, Gigalith can only be obtained by evolving a Boldore. However, a Gigalith can be obtained in Black 2 and White 2 by way of an in-game trade on Route 7. The trainer is asking for an Emolga in exchange.

Spin-off Games

Gigalith appears at the Tech Area's Train Depot in PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond after befriending Roggenrola. It can be befriended by defeating it in battle, after which it can be called into battle.

In Pokémon Conquest, the only way to obtain a Gigalith is to evolve Boldore.

Trading Card Game

Gigalith is listed in two sets and a Black/White Promo. It is listed as a Rare Card in the Emerging Powers and Noble Victories sets.

Anime/Manga Information

Anime

A Wild Gigalith appears in the episodes Ash Versus The Champion and The Four Seasons of Sawsbuck!

Movies

Gigalith has yet to make an appearance in the Movies.

Manga

Gigalith's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

Pokémon Information

Competitive Battling

Gigalith is listed in the Rarely-Utilized Tier of Competitive Battling due to having a very low Speed and a relatively shallow movepool. Its Sturdy Ability all but guarantees that it will get an attack off if its HP is full, but can be a dangerous opponent on a team featuring the move Trick Room due to a very high Attack stat.

Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Black/White None Evolve Boldore
Black 2/White 2 Only One Route 7 (Trade an Emolga)
X/Y None Evolve Boldore
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire None Evolve Boldore
Sun/Moon None Evolve Boldore

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
V Black Compressing the energy from its internal core lets it fire off an attack capable of blowing away a mountain.
White The solar energy absorbed by its body's orange crystals is magnified internally and fired from its mouth.
Black 2 The solar rays it absorbs are processed in its energy core and fired as a ball of light.
White 2 The solar rays it absorbs are processed in its energy core and fired as a ball of light.
VI X The solar rays it absorbs are processed in its energy core and fired as a ball of light.
Y Compressing the energy from its internal core lets it fire off an attack capable of blowing away a mountain.
Omega Ruby The solar rays it absorbs are processed in its energy core and fired as a ball of light.
Alpha Sapphire Compressing the energy from its internal core lets it fire off an attack capable of blowing away a mountain.
VII Sun The blasts of energy it makes from sunbeams have terrifying power. However, it’s not able to fire its blasts at night or on rainy days.
Moon Known for its hefty horsepower, this Pokémon is a popular partner for construction workers.
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon


Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
85
. 280 374 .
Atk
135
247 275 369 405
Def
130
238 265 359 394
Sp. Atk
60
112 125 219 240
Sp. Def
80
148 165 259 284
Speed
25
49 55 149 163

Moves

Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Evolve Power Gem Rock.gif 80 100 Special.png
Start Tackle Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
Start Harden Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Start Sand Attack Ground.gif -- 100 Other.png
Start Headbutt Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
4 Harden Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
7 Sand Attack Ground.gif -- 100 Other.png
10 Headbutt Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
14 Rock Blast Rock.gif 25 90 Physical.png
17 Mud-Slap Ground.gif 20 100 Special.png
20 Iron Defense Steel.gif -- -- Other.png
23 Smack Down Rock.gif 50 100 Physical.png
30 Rock Slide Rock.gif 75 90 Physical.png
36 Stealth Rock Rock.gif -- -- Other.png
42 Sandstorm Rock.gif -- -- Other.png
48 Stone Edge Rock.gif 100 80 Physical.png
55 Explosion Normal.gif 250 100 Physical.png

Via TM/HM

TM/HM - Gen 7
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Special.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM22 Solar Beam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM23 Smack Down Rock.gif 50 100 Physical.png
TM26 Earthquake Ground.gif 100 100 Physical.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM37 Sandstorm Rock.gif -- -- Other.png
TM39 Rock Tomb Rock.gif 60 95 Physical.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM64 Explosion Normal.gif 250 100 Physical.png
TM68 Giga Impact Normal.gif 150 90 Physical.png
TM69 Rock Polish Rock.gif -- -- Other.png
TM71 Stone Edge Rock.gif 100 80 Physical.png
TM78 Bulldoze Ground.gif 60 100 Physical.png
TM80 Rock Slide Rock.gif 75 90 Physical.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 85 Other.png
TM88 Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM91 Flash Cannon Steel.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM96 Nature Power Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM100 Confide Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Autotomize Steel.gif -- -- Other.png
Curse Ghost.gif -- -- Other.png
Gravity Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Heavy Slam Steel.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Lock-On Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Magnitude Ground.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Rock Tomb Rock.gif 50 80 Physical.png
Take Down Normal.gif 90 85 Physical.png
Wide Guard Rock.gif -- -- Other.png

Z-Moves

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Breakneck Blitz Normal.gif 200*/200* -- Physical.png Special.png
Tectonic Rage Ground.gif 180*/100* -- Physical.png Special.png
Continental Crush Rock.gif 180*/160* -- Physical.png Special.png
Corkscrew Crash Steel.gif 160*/160* -- Physical.png Special.png
Bloom Doom Grass.gif 190 -- Special.png

Transfer Only Z-Moves

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
All-Out Pummeling Fighting.gif 190 -- Physical.png
Tectonic Rage Ground.gif 175 -- Special.png

Past Moves

Via Move Tutor (Black2/White2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Block Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Earth Power Ground.gif 90 100 Special.png
Gravity Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Iron Defense Steel.gif -- -- Other.png
Iron Head Steel.gif 80 100 Physical.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Stealth Rock Rock.gif -- -- Other.png
Superpower Fighting.gif 120 100 Physical.png

Evolution Line

Rare Candy Sprite.png
Level 25
PSS Trade icon.png
Trade
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Gigalith

Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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Poison.gif
Fighting.gif
Grass.gif
Ground.gif
Steel.gif
Water.gif

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