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Donphan

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Ground
Donphan
(ドンファン Donfan)
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Donphan.png
Armor Pokémon Pokémon
Pokédex
National
232
Johto
Hoenn
Sinnoh
Unova
Kalos
Alola
Ability Gender
Sturdy
Sand Veil (Dream World)
50% ♀/ 50% ♂
Pokédex color Egg groups
Gray Unknown
Weight Height
264.6 lbs ??? 3'07″ ???
Body style Footprint
BodyUnknown.png F232.png
Cry
Azurilland Pokédex
HP Attack Defense
90 120 120
Sp. Attack Sp. Defense Speed
60 60 50
Total
500

[[Category:Gray Pokémon]]


Donphan (Japanese: ドンファン Donfan) is a Ground-type Pokémon. A Shiny Donphan appeared in the anime in the episode Rollout! Loving Donphan!! Donphan resembles a slightly armored elephant.

Evolution

Donphan is the evolved form of Phanpy, Phanpy evolves into Donphan at level 25

In the anime

Ash's Donphan

Many Pokémon trainers owns Donphans. Ash owns a Donphan, which was last used at the Sinnoh League against Conway's Shuckle.

Game info

Game locations

A shiny Donphan.
Version(s) Location Rarity
Gold/Silver Route 28, Silver Cave, Victory Road (Silver Only) Uncommon
Crystal Route 45 Uncommon
Ruby/ Sapphire Evolve Phanpy None
Emerald Evolve Phanpy None
FireRed/ LeafGreen Evolve Phanpy None
Diamond/ Pearl Evolve Phanpy None
Platinum Evolve Phanpy None
HeartGold/SoulSilver Route 28, Mt. Silver, Victory Road (HeartGold Only) Uncommon
Black/White Trade None

Pokédex entries

Generation I
Donphan did not appear during the Generation I games.
Gold
It has sharp, hard tusks and a rugged hide. Its Tackle is strong enough to knock down a house.
Silver
The longer and bigger its tusks, the higher its rank in its herd. The tusks take long to grow.
Crystal
Because this Pokémon's skin is so tough, a normal attack won't even leave a scratch on it.
Ruby
Donphan's favorite attack is curling its body into a ball, then charging at its foe while rolling at high speed. Once it starts rolling, this Pokémon can't stop very easily.
Sapphire
If Donphan were to tackle with its hard body, even a house could be destroyed. Using its massive strength, the Pokémon helps clear rock and mud slides that block mountain trails.
Emerald
A Donphan is so strong it can easily haul a dump truck. Its hide has toughened to a rock-hard state. An ordinary sort of attack won't even leave a scratch.
FireRed
The longer and bigger its tusks, the higher its rank in its herd. The tusks take long to grow.
LeafGreen
It has sharp, hard tusks and a rugged hide. Its Tackle is strong enough to knock down a house.
Diamond
It attacks by curling up, then rolling into its foe. It can blow apart a house in one hit.
Pearl
It attacks by curling up, then rolling into its foe. It can blow apart a house in one hit.
Platinum
It attacks by curling up, then rolling into its foe. It can blow apart a house in one hit.
HeartGold
It has sharp, hard tusks and a rugged hide. Its Tackle is strong enough to knock down a house.
SoulSilver
The longer and bigger its tusks, the higher its rank in its herd. The tusks take long to grow.
Black
It attacks by curling up, then rolling into its foe. It can blow apart a house in one hit.
White
It attacks by curling up, then rolling into its foe. It can blow apart a house in one hit.
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Trivia

  • Donphan and Tyranitar have the same species. They are both known as Armor Pokémon.
  • Pokémon Crystal is the only known game in which Donphan lifts up its trunk.

References