Solrock

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Solrock
ソルロック
Solrock.png

Lunatone < Solrock > Barboach

Species Type
Meteorite Pokémon Rock.pngPsychic.png
Number Ability
#338 Levitate
Height Weight
3'11" (1.2m) 339.5 lbs. (154kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: Genderless Female: Genderless
Evolves From Evolves Into
None None
Egg Group Catch Rate
Mineral 45
Tier EV Yield
NU 2 Attack Points

Solrock (ソルロック) is the 126th Pokémon in the Hoenn Pokédex. It is a Rock/Psychic-Type, and it is known as the Meteorite Pokémon.

Solrock uses the Levitate Ability. This Ability nullifies the effects of Ground-Type moves such as Earth Power and Earthquake against it. Additionally, Arena Trap won't prevent it from being switched out, and it won't take damage from Spikes when it gets switched in.

Solrock does not evolve and does not have any pre-evolved forms.

Solrock is in the Mineral Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 6,400 Steps to hatch. It takes Solrock 800,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Solrock takes on the appearance of a floating orange stone shaped like a sun.

[edit] Gender Differences

Solrock is a Genderless Pokémon.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Solrock appears at Meteor Falls in Ruby and Emerald.

Solrock appears at Lake Verity, Mt. Coronet, Lake Valor, Lake Acuity, Sendoff Spring and Turnback Cave in Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum with Ruby inserted into the Nintendo DS. Sapphire has to be inserted into the Nintendo DS in order to find Solrock at Turnback Cave in Platinum. Solrock appears at the Safari Zone's Mountain area in Heart Gold and Soul Silver after 21 Peak Objects have been placed in the area and 30 Days have passed since their placement.

Solrock appears at Route 13 and Giant Chasm in Black and White. In Black 2 and White 2, Solrock can be found at Route 13, Route 22 and Giant Chasm.

[edit] Spin-off Games

Solrock is one of the Shadow Pokémon found in Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness. It can be obtained by snagging it from Cipher Admin Snattle at Citadark Isle.

Solrock appears at the SOL Laboratory, Endless Level 9, Forever Level 9 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.

Solrock appears at Sky Tower 12F-20F, Mt. Faraway 6F-11F and Wish Cave 86F-89F in the first round of Mystery Dungeon games. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness & Explorers of Sky, Solrock appears at Temporal Tower 1F-13F. In Time and Darkness, Solrock appears at Sky Rift B4-B10; in Sky, Solrock appears at Sky Fissure B4-B10. Solrock is exclusive to Blazing Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Chocolate Mountain 1F-6F.

Solrock appears at Panulla Cave in Pokémon Ranger. This is its lone appearance in the series, as it has yet to appear in any of the other Pokémon Ranger games since.

Solrock can be found at Volcanic Slope Canyon 3-2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Solrock appears in a total of eight sets. Solrock is listed as a Common Card in the Great Encounters set, and as an Uncommon Card in the EX Deoxys, Plasma Storm and XY Sets. Its other four appearances are as Rare Cards: EX Sandstorm, EX Legend Maker, Supreme Victors and Triumphant sets.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Tate would use a Lunatone as part of the Mossdeep City Gym Battle against Ash in the episodes It's Still Rocket Roll to Me and Solid As A Solrock. The first battle was interrupted by Team Rocket and their usual meddling, but when they got the battle underway the second time, Solrock would be defeated by a combination attack from Ash's Pikachu and Swellow, defeating the twin duo.

Brandon would also utilize a Solrock in Ash's second Battle Pyramid rematch. It defeated Ash's Squirtle, but was defeated as part of a Double KO involving Ash's Bulbasaur.

[edit] Movies

Another Trainer used a Solrock in the film Jirachi Wishmaker, and Wild Solrock appear in the film Zoroark: Master of Illusions and the Pikachu Short Pikachu's Great Ice Adventure.

[edit] Manga

Solrock's Manga info is unknown at this time.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Solrock finds itself in the Never-Utilized Tier of Competitive Battling. It has a similar deal to Lunatone in the metagame, but it has a better Attack whereas Lunatone has a better Special Attack. It can also use a couple viable movesets that Lunatone could use in a similar manner to Lunatone [Trick Room or Baton Passing speed boosts from Rock Polish], but by using Physical attacks instead.

Solrock also suffers from the same flaws as Lunatone in terms of less-than-stellar defenses, type weakness and strategies. including shutting down its support options with Taunt.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Ruby/Emerald Uncommon Meteor Falls
Sapphire None Trade
FireRed/Leaf Green None Trade
XD Only One Citadark Isle (Snag from Cipher Admin Snattle)
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum 8% (Ruby Inserted into Nintendo DS) Lake Verity
Mt. Coronet (2F-7F)
Mt. Coronet: Snow Area
Mt. Coronet: Top
Mt. Coronet: Top Cave
Lake Valor
Lake Acuity
Sendoff Spring
Platinum 8% (Sapphire Inserted into Nintendo DS) Turnback Cave
Heart Gold/Soul Silver Unknown% Safari Zone: Wasteland (Place 21 Peak Objects, 30 Day Wait)
Black/White 10% Route 13
Giant Chasm: Cave & Inner Cave
Giant Chasm: Outside & Plains
Black 2/White 2 10% Route 13
Route 22
Giant Chasm: Cave & Inner Cave
Giant Chasm: Outside & Plains

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red N/A
Pokémon Blue N/A
Pokémon Yellow N/A



II Pokémon Gold N/A
II Pokémon Silver N/A
II Pokémon Crystal N/A



III Pokémon Ruby Solrock is a new species of Pokémon that is said to have fallen from space. It floats in air and moves silently. In battle, this Pokémon releases intensely bright light.
III Pokémon Sapphire Sunlight is the source of Solrock's power. It is said to possess the ability to read the emotions of others. This Pokémon gives off intense heat while rotating its body.
III Pokémon Emerald Solar energy is the source of this Pokémon's power. On sunny days, groups of Solrock line up facing the sun and absorb its light.
III Pokémon FireRed It absorbs solar energy during the day. Always expressionless, it can sense what its foe is thinking.
III Pokémon LeafGreen It absorbs solar energy during the day. Always expressionless, it can sense what its foe is thinking.



IV Pokémon Diamond A new Pokémon species, rumored to be from the sun. It gives off light while spinning.
IV Pokémon Pearl A new Pokémon species, rumored to be from the sun. It gives off light while spinning.
IV Pokémon Platinum A new Pokémon species, rumored to be from the sun. It gives off light while spinning.
IV Pokémon HeartGold When it rotates itself, it gives off light similar to the sun, thus blinding its foes.
IV Pokémon SoulSilver When it rotates itself, it gives off light similar to the sun, thus blinding its foes.



V Pokémon Black A new Pokémon species, rumored to be from the sun. It gives off light while spinning.
V Pokémon White A new Pokémon species, rumored to be from the sun. It gives off light while spinning.
V Pokémon Black 2 Solar energy is the source of its power, so it is strong during the daytime. When it spins, its body shines.
V Pokémon White 2 Solar energy is the source of its power, so it is strong during the daytime. When it spins, its body shines.



VI Pokémon X
VI Pokémon Y

[edit] Pokéathlon Statistics

Stat
Speed
Power
Technique
Stamina
Jump

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
Min-MinMaxMax+
HP
70
- 250 344 -
Atk
95
175 195 289 317
Def
85
157 175 269 295
Sp. Atk
55
103 115 209 229
Sp. Def
65
121 135 229 251
Spd
70
130 145 239 262

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

[edit] Black/White

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Tackle Normal.png 50 100 Physical
Start Harden Normal.png N/A N/A Status
Start Confusion Psychic.png 50 100 Special
9 Rock Throw Rock.png 50 90 Physical
12 Fire Spin Fire.png 35 85 Special
20 Rock Polish Rock.png N/A N/A Status
23 Psywave Psychic.png ?? 80 Special
31 Embargo Dark.png N/A 100 Status
34 Cosmic Power Psychic.png N/A N/A Status
42 Heal Block Psychic.png N/A 100 Status
45 Rock Slide Rock.png 75 90 Physical
53 Solarbeam Grass.png 120 100 Special
56 Explosion Normal.png 250 100 Physical
64 Magic Room Psychic.png N/A N/A Status

[edit] Black 2/White 2

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Tackle Normal.png 50 100 Physical
Start Harden Normal.png N/A N/A Status
Start Confusion Psychic.png 50 100 Special
5 Rock Throw Rock.png 50 90 Physical
9 Fire Spin Fire.png 35 85 Special
13 Rock Polish Rock.png N/A N/A Status
17 Psywave Psychic.png ?? 80 Special
21 Embargo Dark.png N/A 100 Status
25 Rock Slide Rock.png 75 90 Physical
29 Cosmic Power Psychic.png N/A N/A Status
33 Psychic Psychic.png 90 100 Special
37 Heal Block Psychic.png N/A 100 Status
41 Stone Edge Rock.png 100 80 Physical
45 Solarbeam Grass.png 120 100 Special
49 Explosion Normal.png 250 100 Physical
53 Magic Room Psychic.png N/A N/A Status

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM No. Move Type Power Acc% Class
TM03 Psyshock Psychic.png 80 100 Special
TM04 Calm Mind Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM06 Toxic Poison.png -- 90 Status
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM13 Ice Beam Ice.png 90 100 Special
TM14 Blizzard Ice.png 110 70 Special
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.png 150 90 Special
TM16 Light Screen Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM17 Protect Normal.png -- -- Status
TM19 Roost Flying.png -- -- Status
TM20 Safeguard Normal.png -- -- Status
TM21 Frustration Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM22 Solarbeam Grass.png 120 100 Special
TM23 Smack Down Rock.png 50 100 Physical
TM26 Earthquake Ground.png 100 100 Physical
TM27 Return Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM29 Psychic Psychic.png 90 100 Special
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.png 80 100 Special
TM32 Double Team Normal.png -- -- Status
TM33 Reflect Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM35 Flamethrower Fire.png 90 100 Special
TM37 Sandstorm Rock.png -- -- Status
TM38 Fire Blast Fire.png 110 85 Special
TM39 Rock Tomb Rock.png 60 95 Physical
TM42 Facade Normal.png 70 100 Physical
TM44 Rest Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM48 Round Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM50 Overheat Fire.png 130 90 Special
TM57 Charge Beam Electric.png 50 90 Special
TM59 Incinerate Fire.png 60 100 Special
TM61 Will-O-Wisp Fire.png -- 85 Status
TM62 Acrobatics Flying.png 55 100 Physical
TM63 Embargo Dark.png -- 100 Status
TM64 Explosion Normal.png 250 100 Physical
TM68 Giga Impact Normal.png 150 90 Physical
TM69 Rock Polish Rock.png -- -- Status
TM70 Flash Normal.png -- 100 Status
TM71 Stone Edge Rock.png 100 80 Physical
TM74 Gyro Ball Steel.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM77 Psych Up Normal.png -- -- Status
TM78 Bulldoze Ground.png 60 100 Physical
TM80 Rock Slide Rock.png 75 90 Physical
TM85 Dream Eater Psychic.png 100 100 Special
TM86 Grass Knot Grass.png  ?? 100 Special
TM87 Swagger Normal.png -- 90 Status
TM90 Substitute Normal.png -- -- Status
TM92 Trick Room Psychic.png -- -- Status


[edit] Via Breeding

Lunatone is a Genderless Pokémon and doesn't have any Egg Moves.

[edit] Via Dream World

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Morning Sun Normal.png -- --% Status

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Earth Power Ground.png 90 100% Special
Gravity Psychic.png -- --% Status
Heat Wave Fire.png 100 90% Special
Helping Hand Normal.png -- --% Status
Iron Defense Steel.png -- --% Status
Iron Head Steel.png 80 100% Physical
Magic Coat Psychic.png -- --% Status
Pain Split Normal.png -- --% Status
Recycle Normal.png -- --% Status
Signal Beam Bug.png 75 100% Special
Skill Swap Psychic.png -- --% Status
Sleep Talk Normal.png -- --% Status
Snore Normal.png 40 100% Special
Stealth Rock Rock.png -- --% Status
Wonder Room Psychic.png -- --% Status
Zen Headbutt Psychic.png 80 90% Physical

[edit] Generation III Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via Purification

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Baton Pass Normal.png -- --% Status

[edit] Via Move Tutor

[edit] Emerald
Move Type Power Acc% Class
Defense Curl Normal.png -- --% Status
[edit] Fire Red/Leaf Green
Move Type Power Acc% Class
Body Slam Normal.png 85 100% Physical
Double-Edge Normal.png 120 100% Physical
Mimic Normal.png -- --% Status
[edit] Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness
Move Type Power Acc% Class
Selfdestruct Normal.png 200 100% Physical

[edit] Generation IV Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver)

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Swift Normal.png 60 --% Special
Ancientpower Rock.png 60 100% Special
Rollout Rock.png 30 90% Physical

[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line
Solrock
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[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
Rock.png/Psychic.png
Bug.png
Fire.png
Flying.png
Ice.png
Fighting.png
Poison.png
Ground.png
Steel.png
Dark.png
Psychic.png
Fire.png
Normal.png
Poison.png
Psychic.png
Grass.png
Ground.png
Steel.png
Water.png
Bug.png
Dark.png
Ghost.png

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