Nosepass can have one of two Abilities: Sturdy, which makes it immune to One-Hit KO Moves, and keeps the Pokémon from being KO'd when its HP is full; or Magnet Pull, an Ability that stops Steel Type Pokémon from running or being switched out while the user of this Ability is in battle. Its Hidden Ability is Sand Force, which increases the attack power of Ground, Rock, and Steel Type Attacks by 33% during a Sandstorm.
Nosepass could not evolve in Generation III, but could evolve from Generation IV onward. In the Generation IV games, Nosepass could evolve into Probopass if it Levels Up in an area with a high magnetic field, including Mt. Coronet, Chargestone Cave, Kalos Route 13, New Mauville or Vast Poni Canyon.
Nosepass is in the Mineral Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Nosepass One Million Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Nosepass takes on the appearance of a living monolith with a red nose.
Nosepass doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.
Nosepass appears at Route 206 during a Swarm in Diamond and Pearl. Nosepass appears at Mt. Coronet in Platinum. To find Nosepass in Heart Gold and Soul Silver, place 18 Peak Objects in the Safari Zone's Meadow, and Nosepass will start appearing there 30 days later.
In Pokémon X and Y, Nosepass can be encountered at Route 10 within a Horde, as well as the Friend Safari. In Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, it can be caught at Granite Cave by using Rock Smash on breakable rocks.
Nosepass makes appearances at Endless Level 44, Forever Level 9 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
Nosepass appears at Snow Hole B2-B4, Frosty Forest 3F-6F, the first six floors of Desert Region and Oddity Cave B11-B12 in the first Mystery Dungeon game. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Nosepass appears on the first 20 floors of Blizzard Island, Crevice Cave B1-B10 & DP B1-B4, and Mt. Avalanche B1-B19. Nosepass is exclusive to Stormy Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing on the Path to Treasure Mountain B8-B14.
Nosepass appears in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia, its lone appearance in the Pokémon Ranger series. It appears at the Marine Cave.
Nosepass can be found on Everspring Valley Cave 4-2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
Trading Card Game
Nosepass appears in eight different sets. It is listed as a Common Card in the Legends Awakened, Platinum, Arceus and Dragons Exalted sets. Nosepass has only one listing as an Uncommon Card, in the EX Deoxys set. It is listed as a Rare card in the EX Ruby and Sapphire, EX Emerald, and EX Holon Phantoms sets.
Wild Nosepass appear in the film Arceus and the Jewel of Life, its lone appearance in the movies as of writing.
Nosepass's Manga info is unknown as of writing.
Nosepass is listed in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.
Transfer Only Z-Moves
Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
Generation III Exclusive Moves
Via Move Tutor
Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness
Generation IV Exclusive Moves
Via Move Tutor
Heart Gold/Soul Silver
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