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Basic Info

Introduced Generation 7
Species Sand Heap Pokémon
Type Ghost Ground
Height 0.5m
Weight 70kg
Catch Rate 140
Base Happiness 70
Gender Ratio 50% Female / 50% Male

Names

Language Name
Chinese (Cantonese Hong Kong) 沙丘娃
Chinese (Mandarin Taiwan) 沙丘娃
English Sandygast
French Bacabouh
German Sankabuh
Italian Sandygast
Japanese スナバァ
Japanese (Romanized) Sunaba
Japanese (Trademark) Sunaba
Korean 모래꿍
Spanish Sandygast

Dex Numbers

Dex #
National Dex #769
Alola #186

Abilities

  • Water Compaction: Boosts the Pokémon’s Defense stat sharply when hit by a Water-type move.
  • Sand Veil: Boosts the Pokémon’s evasiveness in a sandstorm. [Hidden Ability]

Evolutionary Chain

Pokemon
Level 42
Pokemon

Breeding

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Damage Taken

Bug 0.5x
Dark 2x
Electric 0x
Fighting 0x
Ghost 2x
Grass 2x
Ice 2x
Normal 0x
Poison 0.25x
Rock 0.5x
Water 2x

Base Stats

Gen Type(s) HP ATK DEF SP. ATK SP. DEF SPEED TOTAL
8 Ghost Ground 55
55
80
70
45
15
320
7 Ghost Ground 55
55
80
70
45
15
320

Dex Flavor Text

Game Dex Flavor Text
United States Pokémon Sun Born from a sand mound playfully built by a child, this Pokémon embodies the grudges of the departed.
United States Pokémon Moon It takes control of anyone who puts a hand in its mouth. And so it adds to the accumulation of its sand-mound body.
United States Pokémon Sword
United States Pokémon Shield

Sprite List

Gen/Game Normal Shiny
Sixth & Seventh Generation
XY
Sun/Moon

anim anim

anim anim
Eighth Generation
Sword/Shield shiny

TCG Cards

#74: Sandygast
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
80
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy Energy
#61: Sandygast
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
80
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy Energy

Images

Note: Move names that have a colored checkmark beside the name receive a Same Type Attack Bonus (STAB) when used by this Pokémon

Level Up Moves

Harden Type Icon Status 30 1 1
Absorb Type Icon Special 25 20 100 1 1
Astonish
Type Icon Physical 15 30 100 5 5
Sand Attack
Type Icon Status 15 100 9 9
Sand Tomb
Type Icon Physical 15 35 85 14 14
Mega Drain Type Icon Special 15 40 100 18 18
Bulldoze
Type Icon Physical 20 60 100 23 23
Hypnosis Type Icon Status 20 60 27 27
Iron Defense Type Icon Status 15 32 32
Giga Drain Type Icon Special 10 75 100 36 36
Shadow Ball
Type Icon Special 15 80 100 41 41
Earth Power
Type Icon Special 10 90 100 45 45
Shore Up
Type Icon Status 10 50 50
Sandstorm Type Icon Status 10 54 54

TM/HM Moves

Confide Type Icon Status 20
Rock Polish Type Icon Status 20
Sleep Talk Type Icon Status 10
Attract Type Icon Status 15 100
Swagger Type Icon Status 15 85
Sandstorm Type Icon Status 10
Protect Type Icon Status 10
Substitute Type Icon Status 10
Rest Type Icon Status 10
Double Team Type Icon Status 15
Toxic Type Icon Status 10 90
Bulldoze
Type Icon Physical 20 60 100
Stone Edge Type Icon Physical 5 100 80
Rock Tomb Type Icon Physical 15 60 95
Facade Type Icon Physical 20 70 100
Frustration Type Icon Physical 20 100
Return Type Icon Physical 20 100
Rock Slide Type Icon Physical 10 75 90
Earthquake
Type Icon Physical 10 100 100
Infestation Type Icon Special 20 20 100
Round Type Icon Special 15 60 100
Energy Ball Type Icon Special 10 90 100
Shadow Ball
Type Icon Special 15 80 100
Hidden Power Type Icon Special 15 60 100
Psychic Type Icon Special 10 90 100

Egg Moves

Swallow Type Icon Status 10
Stockpile Type Icon Status 20
Destiny Bond
Type Icon Status 5
Curse
Type Icon Status 10
Amnesia Type Icon Status 20
Spit Up Type Icon Special 10 100
Ancient Power Type Icon Special 5 60 100

Move Tutors

No move tutor moves found.