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Gabite (Japanese: ガバイト Gabaito) is a Dragon/Ground-type Pokémon introduced in Generation IV.

Biology

Behavior

Gabite loves shiny things. It seeks treasures in caves often digging deep into the earth and it hoards all the loot in its nest and guards it fiercely.

Gender differences

Male Gabite have a notch in their dorsal fin.

Evolution

This Pokémon is the evolved form of Gible. Once this Pokémon reaches Level 48, it evolves in Garchomp.

Game Info

Locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Diamond/Pearl Evolve Gible None
Platinum Victory Road Rare
HeartGold/SoulSilver Evolve Gible None
Black/White Poké Transfer, Dream World None
Black 2/White 2 Evolve Gible None
X/Y Evolve Gible None


Side Game Locations

Locations
Game(s) Area(s)
Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness Dusk Forest (1F-8F)
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia Hippowdon Temple, Altru Building


Pokédex Entries

  • Diamond

    There is a long-held belief that medicine made from its scales will heal even incurable illnesses.

  • Pearl

    It habitually digs up and hoards gems in its nest. Its loot is constantly targeted by thieves.

  • Platinum

    It loves sparkly things. It seeks treasures in caves and hoards the loot into its nest.

  • HeartGold

    As it digs to expand its nest, it habitually digs up gems that it then hoards in its nest.

  • SoulSilver

    As it digs to expand its nest, it habitually digs up gems that it then hoards in its nest.

  • Black

    It loves sparkly things. It seeks treasures in caves and hoards the loot into its nest.

  • White

    It loves sparkly things. It seeks treasures in caves and hoards the loot into its nest.

  • Black 2

    It loves sparkly things. It seeks treasures in caves and hoards the loot into its nest.

  • White 2

    It loves sparkly things. It seeks treasures in caves and hoards the loot into its nest.

  • X

    It loves sparkly things. It seeks treasures in caves and hoards the loot in its nest.

  • Y

    As it digs to expand its nest, it habitually digs up gems that it then hoards in its nest.

  • Omega Ruby

    It loves sparkly things. It seeks treasures in caves and hoards the loot in its nest.

  • Alpha Sapphire

    As it digs to expand its nest, it habitually digs up gems that it then hoards in its nest.

  • Sun

    In rare cases, it molts and sheds its scales. Medicine containing its scales as an ingredient will make a weary body feel invigorated.

  • Moon

    Shiny objects are its passion. It can be found in its cave, scarcely moving, its gaze fixed on the jewels it’s amassed or Carbink it has caught.

  • Ultra Sun

    It loves shiny things. When it finds a Sableye trying to catch a Carbink, Gabite becomes furiously angry and attacks the Sableye.

  • Ultra Moon

    It sheds its skin and gradually grows larger. Its scales can be ground into a powder and used as raw materials for traditional medicine.


Stats

Base Stats
HP
68
Attack
90
Defense
65
Sp. Atk
50
Sp. Def
55
Speed
82
Total
410

Learnset

Leveling

LevelingGeneration VII
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Dual Chop 40 90% 15 Dragon Physical
1 Tackle 40 100% 35 Normal Physical
1 Sand Attack 100% 15 Ground Status
1 Dragon Rage 100% 10 Dragon Special
Evo Dual Chop 40 90% 15 Dragon Physical
3 Sand Attack 100% 15 Ground Status
7 Dragon Rage 100% 10 Dragon Special
13 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status
15 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical
19 Sand Tomb 35 85% 15 Ground Physical
28 Slash 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
33 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical
40 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical
49 Dragon Rush 100 75% 10 Dragon Physical
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
1 Tackle 50 100% 35 Normal Physical Type Tough 4 0 ♥
1 Sand Attack 100% 15 Ground Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
3 Sand Attack 100% 15 Ground Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
7 Dragon Rage 100% 10 Dragon Special Type Cool 3 0 ♥
13 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status Type Tough 2 1 ♥
15 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical Type Tough 6 0 ♥
19 Sand Tomb 35 85% 15 Ground Physical Type Clever 3 0 ♥
24 Dual Chop 40 90% 15 Dragon Physical Type Tough 2 1 ♥
28 Slash 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cool 4 0 ♥
33 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical Type Cool 4 0 ♥
40 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Tough 2 0 ♥
49 Dragon Rush 100 75% 10 Dragon Physical Type Tough 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.

LevelingGeneration V
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Tackle 50 100% 35 Normal Physical
1 Sand-Attack 100% 15 Ground Status
3 Sand-Attack 100% 15 Ground Status
7 Dragon Rage 100% 10 Dragon Special
13 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status
15 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical
19 Sand Tomb 35 85% 15 Ground Physical
24 Dual Chop 40 90% 15 Dragon Physical
28 Slash 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
33 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical
40 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical
49 Dragon Rush 100 75% 10 Dragon Physical
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 IV
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
1 Tackle 35 95% 35 Normal Physical Type Tough 3
1 Sand-Attack 100% 15 Ground Status Type Cute 2
3 Sand-Attack 100% 15 Ground Status Type Cute 2
7 Dragon Rage 100% 10 Dragon Special Type Cool 3
13 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status Type Tough 2
15 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical Type Tough 3
19 Sand Tomb 15 70% 15 Ground Physical Type Smart 0
28 Slash 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cool 3
33 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical Type Cool 2
40 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Smart 1
49 Dragon Rush 100 75% 10 Dragon Physical Type Cool 2
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.
TM02 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical
TM05 Roar —% 20 Normal Status
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM26 Earthquake 100 100% 10 Ground Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM35 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status
TM38 Fire Blast 110 85% 5 Fire Special
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
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
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical
TM71 Stone Edge 100 80% 5 Rock Physical
TM78 Bulldoze 60 100% 20 Ground Physical
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
TM87 Swagger 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status
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
TM01 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM02 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical Type Cool 4 0 ♥
TM05 Roar —% 20 Normal Status Type Cool 3 0 ♥
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
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 ♥
TM26 Earthquake 100 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Tough 2 1 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 4 0 ♥
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Tough 2 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 1 0 ♥
TM35 Flamethrower 90 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beautiful 4 0 ♥
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status Type Tough 2 1 ♥
TM38 Fire Blast 110 85% 5 Fire Special Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Type Cool 2 0 ♥
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 ♥
TM59 Incinerate 60 100% 15 Fire Special Type Tough 3 0 ♥
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical Type Cool 4 0 ♥
TM71 Stone Edge 100 80% 5 Rock Physical Type Tough 3 0 ♥
TM78 Bulldoze 60 100% 20 Ground Physical Type Tough 2 2 ♥
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough 2 2 ♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM94 Rock SmashXY 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough 4 0 ♥
TM94 Secret PowerORAS 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Clever 1 0 ♥
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool 4 0 ♥
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough 4 0 ♥
HM06 Rock SmashORAS 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough 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.

TMs and HMs Generation V
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM01 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status
TM02 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical
TM05 Roar 100% 20 Normal Status
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM26 Earthquake 100 100% 10 Ground Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Special
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
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
TM59 Incinerate 30 100% 15 Fire Special
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical
TM71 Stone Edge 100 80% 5 Rock Physical
TM78 Bulldoze 60 100% 20 Ground Physical
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM94 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical
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 IV
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
TM02 Dragon Claw 80 100% 15 Dragon Physical Type Cool 2
TM05 Roar 100% 20 Normal Status Type Cool 2
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Status Type Smart 2
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special Type Smart 1
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beauty 2
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status Type Tough 2
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM23 Iron Tail 100 75% 15 Steel Physical Type Cool 2
TM26 Earthquake 100 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Tough 2
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Smart 1
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 2
TM35 Flamethrower 95 100% 15 Fire Special Type Beauty 2
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status Type Tough 2
TM38 Fire Blast 120 85% 5 Fire Special Type Beauty 2
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical Type Smart 2
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Type Cool 2
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Smart 2
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2
TM58 Endure —% 10 Normal Status Type Tough 2
TM59 Dragon Pulse 90 100% 10 Dragon Special Type Smart 2
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical Type Cute 2
TM71 Stone Edge 100 80% 5 Rock Physical Type Tough 2
TM76 Stealth Rock —% 20 Rock Status Type Cool 2
TM78 Captivate 100% 20 Normal Status Type Beauty 2
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough 3
TM82 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 3
TM83 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Cool 2
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Smart 1
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool 3
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough 3
HM06 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough 2
HM08 Rock Climb 90 85% 20 Normal Physical Type Cool 2
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 Gabite can learn, refer to Gible.


Tutoring

Tutoring Generation VII
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Draco Meteor SMUSUM 130 90% 5 Dragon Special
Dragon Pulse USUM 85 100% 10 Dragon Special
Dual Chop USUM 40 90% 15 Dragon Physical
Earth Power USUM 90 100% 10 Ground Special
Iron Head USUM 80 100% 15 Steel Physical
Iron Tail USUM 100 75% 15 Steel Physical
Laser Focus USUM —% 30 Normal Status
Outrage USUM 120 100% 10 Dragon Physical
Snore USUM 50 100% 15 Normal Special
Stealth Rock USUM —% 20 Rock 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.

Tutoring Generation VI
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
Draco Meteor XYORAS 130 90% 5 Dragon Special Type Beautiful 6 0 ♥
Dragon Pulse ORAS 85 100% 10 Dragon Special Type Beautiful 4 0 ♥
Dual Chop ORAS 40 90% 15 Dragon Physical Type Tough 2 1 ♥
Earth Power ORAS 90 100% 10 Ground Special Type Beautiful 4 0 ♥
Iron Head ORAS 80 100% 15 Steel Physical Type Tough 4 0 ♥
Iron Tail ORAS 100 75% 15 Steel Physical Type Cool 4 0 ♥
Outrage ORAS 120 100% 10 Dragon Physical Type Cool 6 0 ♥
Snore ORAS 50 100% 15 Normal Special Type Cute 4 0 ♥
Stealth Rock ORAS —% 20 Rock Status Type Cool 2 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
Draco Meteor BWB2W2 140 90% 5 Dragon Special
Dragon Pulse B2W2 90 100% 10 Dragon Special
Dual Chop B2W2 40 90% 15 Dragon Physical
Earth Power B2W2 90 100% 10 Ground Special
Iron Head B2W2 80 100% 15 Steel Physical
Iron Tail B2W2 100 75% 15 Steel Physical
Outrage B2W2 120 100% 10 Dragon Physical
Sleep Talk B2W2 —% 10 Normal Status
Snore B2W2 40 100% 15 Normal Special
Stealth Rock B2W2 —% 20 Rock 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.

Tutoring Generation IV
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
Draco Meteor  140 90% 5 Dragon Special Type Smart 2
Earth Power HGSSPt 90 100% 10 Ground Special Type Smart 2
Fury Cutter HGSSPt 10 95% 20 Bug Physical Type Cool 2
Headbutt HGSS 70 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough 3
Iron Head HGSSPt 80 100% 15 Steel Physical Type Tough 2
Mud-Slap HGSSPt 20 100% 10 Ground Special Type Cute 3
Outrage HGSSPt 120 100% 15 Dragon Physical Type Cool 2
Snore HGSSPt 40 100% 15 Normal Special Type Cute 3
Swift HGSSPt 60 —% 20 Normal Special Type Cool 2
Twister HGSSPt 40 100% 20 Dragon Special Type Cool 3
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
Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
DP 444 front Pt 444 front Pt 444 front
DP 444f front Pt 444f front Pt 444f front
Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Gabite BW Gabite BW
X Y Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire Back
Gabite XY Gabite XY
Sun Moon Ultra Sun Ultra Moon Let's Go, Pikachu! Let's Go, Eevee! Back
Sword Shield Back

Anime

Gabite first appeared in anime under the ownership of Ursula. It was her main Pokémon, having same boastful attitude that of Ursula.

Trivia

Origins

Its name is derived from Gargoyle, a devilish reptile made from stone. Its name also includes the word "bite," probably due to the fact that it has sharp teeth.

Gallery

See also

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