|7′3″ (2.2m)||683.4 lbs. (310kg)|
|Male: 87.5%||Female: 12.5%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
| Generation 4: UU
Generation 5: NU/RU
| 2 Attack Points|
1 Defense Point
Torterra has the Overgrow Ability. This Ability increases the power of its Grass Type attacks by 50% when its HP falls below a third [33%] of its maximum. A second Ability is available to Torterra that come from the Dream World, the Shell Armor Ability. This Ability prevents opponents from landing a Critical Hit regardless the chances of a Critical Hit happening.
Torterra takes on the appearance of a tortoise that has a small tree growing out of its back. Rock-like spikes are also present on the sides of its face and back as well.
 Gender Differences
Torterra doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.
 Game Information
 Original Games
The only way to obtain a Torterra is by way of evolution; evolving Grotle specifically.
 Spin-Off Games
Like its pre-evolutions Turtwig and Grotle, Torterra appears at Mystifying Forest B1-B13 and Mystery Jungle B1-B29 in Explorers of Time and Explorers of Darkness. The floor ranges are the same in Explorers of Sky, but the two respective dungeons are called Mystic Forest and Mystery Jungle. Additionally, Torterra also appears at Sky Summit at PTC1-PTC4 1F-3F, PTC5-PTC8 1F-4F and PTC9 1F-5F.
In Mystery Dungeon 3, Torterra appears at Weird Mountain 15F-20F and Legendary Volcanic Island on Floors 26-28, 31 & 32, 36 & 37, 39 & 40, 44 & 45 and 47 & 48 in Dungeon Blazing Adventure Squad. Torterra appears at Weird Rockland and Weird Forest 20F-23F in the other two versions.
In Dungeon Stormy Adventure Squad Torterra appears at Legendary Wetland on Floors 26 & 27, 32-34, 36, 39-41, 44, 46, and 48 & 49. The floor range is slightly different at Legendary Mountains in Dungeon Light Adventure Squad, as Torterra appears on Floors 26, 28, 30, 33-35, 39-41, 44 and 49.
Torterra can be found at Sunny Seashore Desert 4-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
 Trading Card Game
Torterra appears in a total of six sets and a Diamond/Pearl Promo (Lv. X Card). It is listed as a Rare Card in the Diamond and Pearl (2; 1 Lv. X Card), Majestic Dan, Stormfront, Platinum, and Unleashed sets.
 Anime/Manga Information
A trainer named Maury would use a Torterra in the film The Rise of Darkrai.
Ash's Torterra appeared in the film Zoroark: Master of Illusions and the Pikachu Short Pikachu's Really Mysterious Adventure.
Torterra's Manga information is unknown as of writing.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Torterra was listed in the UU, or Under-Utilized Tier of Competitive Battling in Generation IV. In Generation V it demoted to the Never-Utilized and Rarely-Utilized Tiers of Competitive Battling. Despite having the bulk to take hits and cause plenty of damage, it's low Speed and a double weakness to Ice-Type attacks leave it vulnerable to being taken out before it can attack.
 Area Location
 Pokéthlon Statistics
 Via Level-Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Move Tutor
 All Generation 5 Games
 Black 2/White 2 Exclusive Moves
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 By TM/HM
- TM09: Bullet Seed
- TM43: Secret Power
- TM58: Endure
- TM78: Captivate
- TM83: Natural Gift
- HM08: Rock Climb
 By Move Tutor
 Platinum, Heart Gold and Soul Silver
 Heart Gold and Soul Silver
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
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