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Geodude Evolution Guide: Stats, Moves, Type, And Location

Geodude Evolution Guide: Stats, Moves, Type, And Location

Rocks, gravel, and golems. Geodude is everyone’s favorite rock-boy with biceps as hard as a stone. First introduced in Generation 1, players used it as an early game tank. Today, we will break down its evolutions, showing its moves, stats, strengths, weaknesses, and locations. Anything you wish to know about Geodude, including its Alolan forms, is conveniently listed here.

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Geodude is a Rock/Ground-Type Pokemon that evolves into Graveler and eventually Golem.

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Geodude Guide

Geodude Pokemon
StatsBaseLevel 50Level 100
HP40100 – 147190 – 284
Attack8076 – 145148 – 284
Defense10094 – 167184 – 328
Sp. Atk3031 – 9058 – 174
Sp. Def3031 – 9058 – 174
Speed2022 – 7940 – 152
Overall 300354 – 718678 – 1396

Geodude Moves

LevelMoveTypeCategoryPP
1TackleNormalPhysical 35
1Defense CurlNormalStatus40
4SandstormRockStatus10
6Rock PolishRockStatus20
10RolloutRockPhysical 20
12HardenNormalStatus30
16Rock ThrowRockPhysical 15
18Smack DownRockPhysical 15
22BulldozeGroundPhysical 20
24Self-DestructNormalPhysical 5
28Stealth RockRockStatus20
30Rock BlastRockPhysical 10
34EarthquakeGroundPhysical 10
36ExplosionNormalPhysical 5
40Double-EdgeNormalPhysical15
42Stone EdgeRockPhysical 5

Geodude Effectiveness

DamageType
Normal DamageBug, Ghost, Psychic, Dragon, Dark, Fairy 
Weak (2x Damage)Fighting, Ground, Steel, Water, Grass, Ice
ImmuneElectric 
Resistant (.5 Damage except for Poison (.25))Normal, Flying, Poison, Rock, Fire

TM Moves

TMMoveTypeCategoryPP
TM01Focus PunchFightingPhysical 20
TM11Sunny DayFireStatus 5
TM17ProtectNormalStatus 10
TM26EarthquakeGroundPhysical 10
TM28DigGroundPhysical 10
TM31Brick BreakFightingPhysical 15
TM32Double TeamNormalStatus 15
TM35FlamethrowerFireSpecial 15
TM37SandstormRockStatus 10
TM38Fire BlastFireSpecial 5
TM39Rock TombRockPhysical 15
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical 20
TM44RestPsychicStatus 10
TM45AttractNormalStatus 15
TM56FlingDarkPhysical 10
TM58EndureNormalStatus 10
TM64ExplosionNormalPhysical 5
TM69Rock PolishRockStatus 20
TM71Stone EdgeRockPhysical 5
TM74Gyro BallSteelPhysical 5
TM76Stealth RockRockStatus 20
TM80Rock SlideRockPhysical 10
TM82Sleep TalkNormalStatus 10
TM83BulldozeGroundPhysical 20
TM87SwaggerNormalStatus 15
TM90SubstituteNormalStatus 10
TM96StrengthNormalPhysical 15
TM98Rock SmashFightingPhysical 15
TM100Rock ClimbNormalPhysical 20

Geodude Location

GenerationLocation
I (Red, Blue, Yellow)Mt. Moon, Rock Tunnel, Victory Road
II (Gold, Silver, Crystal)Routes 45 and 46, Mt. Mortar, Dark Cave, Union Cave, Mt. Moon, Rock TunnelTeam Rocket HQ (Seven; trap floor)
III (Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald)Routes 111 and 114, Victory Road, Safari Zone (Rock Smash), Granite Cave (walking and Rock Smash)
III (FireRed, LeafGreen)Victory Road, Mt. Moon (walking), Kindle Road, Sevault Canyon, Rock Tunnel, Cerulean Cave, Mt. Ember (Tall grass and Rock Smash)
IV (Diamond, Pearl, Platinum)Routes 206, 207, 210, 211, 214, and 215, Oreburgh Gate, Ruin Maniac Cave, Oreburgh Mine, Iron Island, Mt. Coronet, Maniac Tunnel, Ravaged Path, Stark Mountain, Valor Lakefront, Wayward Cave
IV (HeartGold, SoulSilver)Routes 45 and 46, Union Cave, Dark Cave, Ruins of Alph, Mt. Mortar, Cliff Cave, Victory Road, Rock Tunnel, Mt. Moon, Cerulean Cave, Safari Zone (Peak, default; Meadow with 3 Peak points)
V (Black, White, Black 2, White 2)Breed Graveler or Golem
VI (X, Y)Route 18, Terminus Cave, Victory Road (Horde Encounter)
VI (Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire)Granite Cave, Routes 111, 114, Rusturf Tunnel (Rock Smash)
VII (Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon)Route 12, Blush Mountain (Alolan Form)Pokémon Bank (Kantonian Form)
VII (Let’s Go Pikachu/Eevee)Mt. Moon, Rock Tunnel, Victory Road, Cerulean Cave (Kantonian Form)Trade Kantonian Geodude in Vermilion City (Alolan Form)
VIII (Sword, Shield)Unobtainable
VIII (Brillant Diamond, Shining Pearl)Routes 206, 207, 210, 211, 214, and 215, Oreburgh Gate, Ruin Maniac Cave, Oreburgh Mine, Iron Island, Mt. Coronet, Maniac Tunnel, Ravaged Path, Stark Mountain, Valor Lakefront, Wayward Cave (Kantonian Form)Grand Underground – Rocky Cave, Spacious Cave, Volcanic Cave, Big Bluff Cavern, Typhlo Cavern (Kantonian Form)
VIII (Legends: Arceus)Deertrack Heights, Worn Bridge, Oreburrow Tunnel, Gapejaw Bog, Scarlet Bog, Ursa’s Ring, Bolderoll Slope, Ancient Quarry, Bolderoll Ravine, Clamberclaw Cliffs, Celestica Ruins (Kantonian Form)Deertrack Path, Deertrack Heights, Windswept Run, Nature’s Pantry, Worn Bridge, Oreburrow Tunnel, The Heartwood, Golden Lowlands, Gapejaw Bog, Holm of Trials, Sludge Mound, Scarlet Bog, Ursa’s Ring, Bolderoll Slope, Diamond Heath, Shrouded Ruins, Cloudpool Ridge, Ginkgo Landing, Aipom Hill, Bathers’ Lagoon, Deadwood Haunt, Sand’s Reach, Crossing Slope, Castaway Shore, Veilstone Cape, Tranquility Cove (Shaking ore deposits) (Kantonian Form)Bolderoll Slope, Bolderoll Ravine (Mass outbreaks) (Kantonian Form)Obsidian Fieldlands, Cobalt Coastlands, Coronet Highlands (Massive mass outbreaks) (Kantonian Form)
IX (Scarlet, Violet)Unobtainable

Graveler Guide

StatsBaseLevel 50Level 100
HP55115 – 162220 – 314
Attack8090 – 161175 – 317
Defense115108 – 183211 – 361
Sp. Atk4545 – 10685 – 207
Sp. Def4545 – 10685 – 207
Speed3536 – 9567 – 185
Overall 390439 – 813843 – 1591

Graveler Moves

LevelMoveTypeCategoryPP
1TackleNormalPhysical 35
1Defense CurlNormalStatus40
1Rock PolishRockStatus20
4SandstormRockStatus10
6Rock PolishRockStatus20
10RolloutRockPhysical 20
12HardenNormalStatus30
16Rock ThrowRockPhysical 15
18Smack DownRockPhysical 15
22BulldozeGroundPhysical 20
24Self-DestructNormalPhysical 5
30Stealth RockRockStatus20
34Rock BlastRockPhysical 10
40EarthquakeGroundPhysical 10
44ExplosionNormalPhysical 5
50Double-EdgeNormalPhysical15
54Stone EdgeRockPhysical 5

Graveler Effectiveness

DamageType
Normal DamageBug, Ghost, Psychic, Dragon, Dark, Fairy 
Weak (2x Damage)Fighting, Ground, Steel, Water, Grass, Ice
ImmuneElectric 
Resistant (.5 Damage except for Poison (.25))Normal, Flying, Poison, Rock, Fire
Gravler Pokemon

TM Moves

TMMoveTypeCategoryPP
TM01Focus PunchFightingPhysical 20
TM11Sunny DayFireStatus 5
TM17ProtectNormalStatus 10
TM26EarthquakeGroundPhysical 10
TM28DigGroundPhysical 10
TM31Brick BreakFightingPhysical 15
TM32Double TeamNormalStatus 15
TM35FlamethrowerFireSpecial 15
TM37SandstormRockStatus 10
TM38Fire BlastFireSpecial 5
TM39Rock TombRockPhysical 15
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical 20
TM44RestPsychicStatus 10
TM45AttractNormalStatus 15
TM56FlingDarkPhysical 10
TM58EndureNormalStatus 10
TM64ExplosionNormalPhysical 5
TM69Rock PolishRockStatus 20
TM71Stone EdgeRockPhysical 5
TM74Gyro BallSteelPhysical 5
TM76Stealth RockRockStatus 20
TM80Rock SlideRockPhysical 10
TM82Sleep TalkNormalStatus 10
TM83BulldozeGroundPhysical 20
TM87SwaggerNormalStatus 15
TM90SubstituteNormalStatus 10
TM96StrengthNormalPhysical 15
TM98Rock SmashFightingPhysical 15
TM100Rock ClimbNormalPhysical 20

Graveler Location

GenerationLocation
I (Red, Blue, Yellow)Victory Road, Cerulean Cave (Yellow only)
II (Gold, Silver, Crystal)Route 45, Victory Road, Dark Cave, Mt. Mortar, Silver Cave
III (Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald)Victory Road (Rock Smash), Magma Hideout (walking) (Emerald only)
III (FireRed, LeafGreen)Kindle Road, Sevault Canyon, Rock Tunnel, Mt. Ember, Cerulean Cave (Rock Smash)
IV (Diamond, Pearl, Platinum)Routes 211, 214, 216, and 227, Valor Lakefront, Iron Island, Mt. Coronet, Victory Road, Stark Mountain, Snowpoint Temple
IV (HeartGold, SoulSilver)Route 45, Cliff Cave, Victory Road, Dark Cave, Mt. Mortar, Mt. Silver, Cerulean CaveSafari Zone (Peak, default)
V (Black, White, Black 2, White 2)Challenger’s Cave (Black/White only)
VI (X, Y)Route 18, Victory Road, Terminus CaveRoute 13, Victory Road (Rock Smash)
VI (Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire)Lilycove City, Seafloor Cavern, Shoal Cave, Mirage Cave (north of Fortree City, west of Route 115, north of Route 124, southeast of Route 129), Mirage Forest (west of Route 105), Mirage Island (south of Pacifidlog Town, south of Route 134), Mirage Mountain (north of Route 125, southeast of Route 129) (Rock Smash)
VII (Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon)Route 17 (Alolan Form)Trade Haunter in Tapu Village (Alolan Form)Pokémon Bank (Kantonian Form)
VII (Let’s Go Pikachu/Eevee)Rock Tunnel, Victory Road, Cerulean Cave (Kantonian Form)Evolve Geodude (Alolan Form)
VIII (Sword, Shield)Unobtainable
VIII (Brillant Diamond, Shining Pearl)Routes 211, 214, 216, and 227, Valor Lakefront, Iron Island, Mt. Coronet, Victory Road, Stark Mountain, Snowpoint Temple (Kantonian Form)Grand Underground – Rocky Cave, Spacious Cave, Volcanic Cave, Big Bluff Cavern, Typhlo Cavern (After obtaining TM97 (Defog)) (Kantonian Form)Unobtainable (Alolan Form)
VIII (Legends: Arceus)Obsidian Falls (Alpha), Oreburrow Tunnel, Sandgem Flats, Gapejaw Bog, Scarlet Bog, Ursa’s Ring, Bolderoll Slope, Windbreak Stand, Firespit Island, Islespy Shore, Spring Path, Heavenward Lookout, Bolderoll Ravine, Clamberclaw Cliffs, Celestica Ruins, Snowpoint Temple (Kantonian Form)Massive mass outbreaks – Obsidian Fieldlands, Cobalt Coastlands, Coronet Highlands (Kantonian Form)
IX (Scarlet, Violet)Unobtainable

Golem Guide

Golem Pokemon
Stats (Gen IV)BaseLevel 50Level 100
HP80140 – 187270 – 364
Attack120112 – 189220 – 372
Defense130121 – 200238 – 394
Sp. Atk5554 – 117103 – 229
Sp. Def6563 – 128121 – 251
Speed4545 – 10685 – 207
Overall 495535 – 9271037 – 1817

Golem Moves

LevelMoveTypeCategoryPP
1Heavy SlamSteelPhysical 10
1TackleNormalPhysical 35
1Defense CurlNormalStatus40
1Rock PolishRockStatus20
4SandstormRockStatus10
6Rock PolishRockStatus20
10RolloutRockPhysical 20
12HardenNormalStatus30
16Rock ThrowRockPhysical 15
18Smack DownRockPhysical 15
22BulldozeGroundPhysical 20
24Self-DestructNormalPhysical 5
30Stealth RockRockStatus20
34Rock BlastRockPhysical 10
40EarthquakeGroundPhysical 10
44ExplosionNormalPhysical 5
50Double-EdgeNormalPhysical15
54Stone EdgeRockPhysical 5
60Heavy SlamSteelPhysical10

Golem Effectiveness

DamageType
Normal DamageBug, Ghost, Psychic, Dragon, Dark, Fairy 
Weak (2x Damage)Fighting, Ground, Steel, Water, Grass, Ice
ImmuneElectric 
Resistant (.5 Damage except for Poison (.25))Normal, Flying, Poison, Rock, Fire
Golem

TM Moves

TMMoveTypeCategoryPP
TM01Focus PunchFightingPhysical 20
TM05RoarNormalStatus20
TM11Sunny DayFireStatus 5
TM15Hyper BeamNormalSpecial5
TM17ProtectNormalStatus 10
TM26EarthquakeGroundPhysical 10
TM28DigGroundPhysical 10
TM31Brick BreakFightingPhysical 15
TM32Double TeamNormalStatus 15
TM35FlamethrowerFireSpecial 15
TM37SandstormRockStatus 10
TM38Fire BlastFireSpecial 5
TM39Rock TombRockPhysical 15
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical 20
TM44RestPsychicStatus 10
TM45AttractNormalStatus 15
TM52Focus BlastFightingSpecial 5
TM56FlingDarkPhysical 10
TM58EndureNormalStatus 10
TM64ExplosionNormalPhysical 5
TM68Giga ImpactNormalPhysical 5
TM69Rock PolishRockStatus 20
TM71Stone EdgeRockPhysical 5
TM74Gyro BallSteelPhysical 5
TM76Stealth RockRockStatus 20
TM80Rock SlideRockPhysical 10
TM82Sleep TalkNormalStatus 10
TM83BulldozeGroundPhysical 20
TM87SwaggerNormalStatus 15
TM90SubstituteNormalStatus 10
TM96StrengthNormalPhysical 15
TM98Rock SmashFightingPhysical 15
TM100Rock ClimbNormalPhysical 20

Golem Location

GenerationLocation
I (Red, Blue, Yellow)Evolve Graveler
II (Gold, Silver, Crystal)Evolve Graveler
III (Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald)Evolve Graveler
III (FireRed, LeafGreen)Evolve Graveler
IV (Diamond, Pearl, Platinum)Evolve Graveler
IV (HeartGold, SoulSilver)Evolve Graveler
V (Black, White, Black 2, White 2)Evolve Graveler
VI (X, Y)Evolve Graveler
VI (Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire)Evolve Graveler
VII (Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon)Trade Haunter for Graveler in Tapu Village (Alolan Form)Pokémon Bank (Kantonian Form)
VII (Let’s Go Pikachu/Eevee)Evolve Graveler
VIII (Sword, Shield)Unobtainable
VIII (Brillant Diamond, Shining Pearl)Evolve Graveler (Kantonian Form)Unobtainable (Alolan Form)
VIII (Legends: Arceus)Bolderoll Ravine (Kantonian Form)Massive mass outbreaks – Obsidian Fieldlands, Cobalt Coastlands, Coronet Highlands (Kantonian Form)Unobtainable (Alolan Form)
IX (Scarlet, Violet)Unobtainable

Alolan Geodude Guide

Geodude Aloan Pokemon
StatsBaseLevel 50Level 100
HP40100 – 147190 – 284
Attack8076 – 145148 – 284
Defense10094 – 167184 – 328
Sp. Atk3031 – 9058 – 174
Sp. Def3031 – 9058 – 174
Speed2022 – 7940 – 152
Overall 300354 – 718678 – 1396

Alolan Geodude Effectiveness

DamageType
Normal DamageRock, Bug, Ghost, Steel, Psychic, Ice, Dragon, Dark, Fairy 
Weak (2x Damage) (Ground 4x Damage)Fighting, Ground, Steel, Water, Grass,
ImmuneNone
Resistant (.5 Damage except for Flying (.25))Normal, Flying, Poison, Rock, Fire, Electric

Alolan Graveler Guide

Alolan Graveler Pokemon
StatsBaseLevel 50Level 100
Attack8090 – 161175 – 317
Defense115108 – 183211 – 361
Sp. Atk4545 – 10685 – 207
Sp. Def4545 – 10685 – 207
Speed3536 – 9567 – 185
Overall 390439 – 813843 – 1591

Alolan Graveler Effectiveness

DamageType
Normal DamageRock, Bug, Ghost, Steel, Psychic, Ice, Dragon, Dark, Fairy 
Weak (2x Damage) (Ground 4x Damage)Fighting, Ground, Steel, Water, Grass,
ImmuneNone
Resistant (.5 Damage except for Flying (.25))Normal, Flying, Poison, Rock, Fire, Electric

Alolan Golem Guide

Alolan Golem
StatsBaseLevel 50Level 100
HP80140 – 187270 – 364
Attack120112 – 189220 – 372
Defense130121 – 200238 – 394
Sp. Atk5554 – 117103 – 229
Sp. Def6563 – 128121 – 251
Speed4545 – 10685 – 207
Overall 495535 – 9271037 – 1817

Alolan Golem Effectiveness

DamageType
Normal DamageRock, Bug, Ghost, Steel, Psychic, Ice, Dragon, Dark, Fairy 
Weak (2x Damage) (Ground 4x Damage)Fighting, Ground, Steel, Water, Grass,
ImmuneNone
Resistant (.5 Damage except for Flying (.25))Normal, Flying, Poison, Rock, Fire, Electric
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