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Accelgor (Japanese: アギルダー Agirudaa) is a Bug-type Pokémon introduced in Generation V.

Biology

Physiology

Accelgor has a large pink head with two green stripes and a hole which closely resembles a star. Its eyes are in some sort of crevice which is also shadowed and black. The body is blue with segments and it has wavy extensions to its arms that are connected to the shoulders. Most of the time the arms are crossed. After coming out of its shell Accelgor is light and quick moving with the speed of a ninja.

Behavior

This Pokémon prefers cool and damp habitats such as bogs and swamps.

Evolution

Accelgor evolves from Shelmet when traded with Karrablast.

Game info

Game locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Black/White Evolve Shelmet None
X/Y Evolve Shelmet None
OR/AS Trade None
Sun/Moon Transfer None


Pokédex entries

  • Black

    When its body dries out, it weakens. So, to prevent dehydration, it wraps itself in many layers of thin membrane.

  • White

    Having removed its heavy shell, it becomes very light and can fight with ninja-like movements.

  • Black 2

    When its body dries out, it weakens. So it wraps a membrane around itself for protection while it spits poison.

  • White 2

    When its body dries out, it weakens. So it wraps a membrane around itself for protection while it spits poison.

  • X

    Having removed its heavy shell, it becomes very light and can fight with ninja-like movements.

  • Y

    When its body dries out, it weakens. So, to prevent dehydration, it wraps itself in many layers of thin membrane.

  • Omega Ruby

    Having removed its heavy shell, it becomes very light and can fight with ninja-like movements.

  • Alpha Sapphire

    When its body dries out, it weakens. So, to prevent dehydration, it wraps itself in many layers of thin membrane.


Stats

Base Stats
HP
80
Attack
70
Defense
40
Sp. Atk
100
Sp. Def
60
Speed
145
Total
495

Learnset

Leveling

LevelingGeneration VII
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Water Shuriken 15 100% 20 Water Special
1 Final Gambit 100% 5 Fighting Special
1 Power Swap —% 10 Psychic Status
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass Special
1 Acid Spray 40 100% 20 Poison Special
1 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
1 Quick Attack 40 100% 30 Normal Physical
4 Acid Spray 40 100% 20 Poison Special
8 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
13 Quick Attack 40 100% 30 Normal Physical
16 Struggle Bug 50 100% 20 Bug Special
20 Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special
25 Swift 60 —% 20 Normal Special
28 Me First —% 20 Normal Status
32 Agility —% 30 Psychic Status
37 Giga Drain 75 100% 10 Grass Special
40 U-turn 70 100% 20 Bug Physical
44 Bug Buzz 90 100% 10 Bug Special
49 Recover —% 10 Normal Status
52 Power Swap —% 10 Psychic Status
56 Final Gambit 100% 5 Fighting Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration VI
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
N/AXY
1ORAS
Water Shuriken 15 100% 20 Water Physical Type Cool 3 0 ♥
1XY
1ORAS
Final Gambit 100% 5 Fighting Special Type Tough 8 0 ♥
1XY
1ORAS
Power Swap —% 10 Psychic Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
1XY
1ORAS
Leech Life 20 100% 15 Bug Physical Type Clever 1 0 ♥
1XY
1ORAS
Acid Spray 40 100% 20 Poison Special Type Beautiful 2 1 ♥
1XY
1ORAS
Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 1 0 ♥
1XY
1ORAS
Quick Attack 40 100% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool 3 0 ♥
4XY
4ORAS
Acid Spray 40 100% 20 Poison Special Type Beautiful 2 1 ♥
8XY
8ORAS
Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 1 0 ♥
13XY
13ORAS
Quick Attack 40 100% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool 3 0 ♥
16XY
16ORAS
Struggle Bug 50 100% 20 Bug Special Type Cute 2 0 ♥
20XY
20ORAS
Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special Type Clever 2 3 ♥
25XY
25ORAS
Swift 60 —% 20 Normal Special Type Cool 2 0 ♥
28XY
28ORAS
Me First —% 20 Normal Status Type Clever 3 0 ♥
32XY
32ORAS
Agility —% 30 Psychic Status Type Cool 3 0 ♥
37XY
37ORAS
Giga Drain 75 100% 10 Grass Special Type Clever 1 4 ♥
40XY
40ORAS
U-turn 70 100% 20 Bug Physical Type Cute 4 0 ♥
44XY
44ORAS
Bug Buzz 90 100% 10 Bug Special Type Beautiful 1 4 ♥
49XY
49ORAS
Recover —% 10 Normal Status Type Clever 2 0 ♥
52XY
52ORAS
Power Swap —% 10 Psychic Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
56XY
56ORAS
Final Gambit 100% 5 Fighting Special Type Tough 8 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration V
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Leech Life 20 100% 15 Bug Physical
1 Acid Spray 40 100% 20 Poison Special
1 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
1 Quick Attack 40 100% 30 Normal Physical
4 Acid Spray 40 100% 20 Poison Special
8 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
13 Quick Attack 40 100% 30 Normal Physical
16 Struggle Bug 30 100% 20 Bug Special
20 Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special
25 Swift 60 —% 20 Normal Special
28 Me First —% 20 Normal Status
32 Agility —% 30 Psychic Status
37 Giga Drain 75 100% 10 Grass Special
40 U-turn 70 100% 20 Bug Physical
44 Bug Buzz 90 100% 10 Bug Special
49 Recover —% 10 Normal Status
52 Power Swap —% 10 Psychic Status
56 Final Gambit 100% 5 Fighting Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TM/HM

TMs and HMs Generation VII
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM09 Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM15 Hyper Beam 150 90% 5 Normal Special
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM28 Leech Life 80 100% 10 Bug Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM52 Focus Blast 120 70% 5 Fighting Special
TM53 Energy Ball 90 100% 10 Grass Special
TM68 Giga Impact 150 90% 5 Normal Physical
TM83 Infestation 20 100% 20 Bug Special
TM87 Swagger 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status
TM89 U-turn 70 100% 20 Bug Physical
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation VI
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM09 Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special Type Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM15 Hyper Beam 150 90% 5 Normal Special Type Cool 4 4 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2 3 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 4 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 1 0 ♥
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special Type Tough 2 1 ♥
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status Type Tough 2 1 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM52 Focus Blast 120 70% 5 Fighting Special Type Cool 4 0 ♥
TM53 Energy Ball 90 100% 10 Grass Special Type Beautiful 4 0 ♥
TM68 Giga Impact 150 90% 5 Normal Physical Type Tough 4 4 ♥
TM76 Struggle Bug 50 100% 20 Bug Special Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM83 Infestation 20 100% 20 Bug Special Type Cute 3 0 ♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM89 U-turn 70 100% 20 Bug Physical Type Cute 4 0 ♥
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM94 Secret PowerORAS 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Clever 1 0 ♥
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation V
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM09 Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special
TM15 Hyper Beam 150 90% 5 Normal Special
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM52 Focus Blast 120 70% 5 Fighting Special
TM53 Energy Ball 80 100% 10 Grass Special
TM68 Giga Impact 150 90% 5 Normal Physical
TM76 Struggle Bug 30 100% 20 Bug Special
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status
TM89 U-turn 70 100% 20 Bug Physical
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Breeding

To see the Egg Moves that Accelgor can learn, refer to Shelmet.


Tutoring

Tutoring Generation VII
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Bug Bite USUM 60 100% 20 Bug Physical
Gastro Acid USUM 100% 10 Poison Status
Giga Drain USUM 75 100% 10 Grass Special
Knock Off USUM 65 100% 20 Dark Physical
Laser Focus USUM —% 30 Normal Status
Signal Beam USUM 75 100% 15 Bug Special
Snore USUM 50 100% 15 Normal Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation VI
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
Bug Bite ORAS 60 100% 20 Bug Physical Type Cute 3 0 ♥
Gastro Acid ORAS 100% 10 Poison Status Type Tough 3 0 ♥
Giga Drain ORAS 75 100% 10 Grass Special Type Clever 1 4 ♥
Knock Off ORAS 65 100% 25 Dark Physical Type Clever 2 3 ♥
Signal Beam ORAS 75 100% 15 Bug Special Type Beautiful 3 0 ♥
Snore ORAS 50 100% 15 Normal Special Type Cute 4 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation V
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Bug Bite B2W2 60 100% 20 Bug Physical
Gastro Acid B2W2 100% 10 Poison Status
Giga Drain B2W2 75 100% 10 Grass Special
Knock Off B2W2 20 100% 10 Dark Physical
Signal Beam B2W2 75 100% 15 Bug Special
Sleep Talk B2W2 —% 10 Normal Status
Snore B2W2 40 100% 15 Normal Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Sprites

Version
Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Accelgor BW Accelgor BW Accelgor BW Back
Shiny Accelgor BW Shiny Accelgor BW Shiny Accelgor BW Back
X Y Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire Back
Accelgor XY Accelgor XY AccelgorBackXY
AccelgorShinyXY AccelgorShinyXY AccelgorBackShinyXY
Sun Moon Ultra Sun Ultra Moon Let's Go, Pikachu! Let's Go, Eevee! Back
Sword Shield Back

Battle Animation Sprites

Accelgor-AttackAnimation-1-XY

Accelgor-AttackAnimation-2-XY

Anime

Trivia

Accelgor is the second fastest Bug-type; the first one being Ninjask.

Origin

Accelgor resembles a giant tube worm or possibly a bagworm pupa, mixed with a ninja or auto racer.

Etymology

Accelgor's name originates from the words "accelerate" and possibly "escargot" (pronounced "goh"), French for "snail".

Gallery

See also

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