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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Abomasnow

Abomasnow
Frost Tree Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Abomasnow is a Grass and Ice Type Frost Tree Pokémon, with a 7.8% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Abomasnow can be found with Snow Warning as an Ability and has a Slow growth rate with a 1 Attack, 1 Special Attack EV Yield. We recommend the Brave Nature, based on 494 combined Base Stats.

Abomasnow Stats and Abilities

Based on Abomasnow Base IVs we consider this pokemon C-Tier choice. Abomasnow Highest IV Stat is Attack 92 and the Lowest being Speed 60.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
E
HP90290384
C
Attack92170311
E
Defense75139273
C
Special Attack92170311
E
Special Defense85157295
E
Speed60112240
C
Total494
Abomasnow Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Brave
+10% Attack
-10% Speed
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Spicy
Dislikes: Sweet
EV Yield1 Attack, 1 Special Attack
Growth RateSlow
Catch Rate60 (7.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsGrass, Monster
Egg Cycles20 (4,884–5,140 steps)
Abilities Description
Snow Warning
Ability 1
Snow Warning creates a hailstorm when the ability-bearer enters battle. The effect lasts 5 turns, unless it is cleared via Air Lock or Cloud Nine or replaced by another weather condition.
Soundproof
Hidden Ability
Soundproof grants the Pokémon immunity to all sound-based moves, preventing all damage and effects.

How To Evolve Abomasnow in BDSP

Snover requires (Level 40) to evolve into Abomasnow.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Snover
Level 40
Abomasnow

Where To Find Abomasnow in BDSP

Abomasnow has 7 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Snover, within the Glacial Cavern location using the Walking method.

Underground Pokemon Spawns
After you reach Check Points in the game progression NEW Pokemon will begin to spawn in the Grand Underground.
Start = Default spawns in the Grand Underground
Strength = After obtaining the TM96 Strength
Defog = After obtaining the TM97 Defog
7th Badge = After obtaining the Icicle Badge from Candice
Waterfall = After obtaining the TM99 Waterfall
National = After obtaining the National Pokedex.
World Pokemon Spawns
Interact = Limited to one
Common = 20% ~ 100%
Uncommon = 5% ~ 20%
Rare = 1% ~ 5%
= Morning Time
= Day Time
= Night Time
Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Route 217
5 - 1%
Snover
Lv. 34-35
Route 216
5 - 1%
Snover
Lv. 32-33
Acuity Lakefront
5 - 1%
Snover
Lv. 34-35
Mt. Coronet
20 - 5%
Abomasnow
Lv. 40
Mt. Coronet
20 - 5%
Snover
Lv. 38
Whiteout Cave
7th Badge
Snover
Lv. 16-63
Icy Cave
7th Badge
Snover
Lv. 16-63
Glacial Cavern
7th Badge
Snover
Lv. 16-63

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Abomasnow Weakness

Abomasnow is a Grass and Ice Type pokemon. This will cause Abomasnow to take More Damage from Flying, Poison, Bug, Fighting, Rock, Steel, Fire Type Moves, and Less Damage from Ground, Water, Grass, Electric Type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
Fire
2.0x
More Damage
Flying
Poison
Bug
Fighting
Rock
Steel
0.5x
Less Damage
Ground
Water
Grass
Electric
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Abomasnow Weak Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Lugia
S
Ho-Oh
S
Rayquaza
S
Dialga
S
Dragonite

What pokemon is Abomasnow Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Palkia
S
Kyogre
S
Groudon
S
Celebi
S
Garchomp
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Best Moves Abomasnow in BDSP

Best Moveset for Abomasnow Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
43
Wood Hammer
Physical
180
100 15 User receives recoil damage.
49
Blizzard
Special
165
70 5 May freeze opponent.
1
Ice Punch
Physical
112.5
100 15 May freeze opponent.
25
Icy Wind
Special
82.5
95 15 Lowers opponent's Speed.

Best Moveset for Abomasnow TM Moves based on Power.

TM Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
TM01
Focus Punch
Physical
150
100 20 If the user is hit before attacking, it flinches instead.
TM68
Giga Impact
Physical
150
90 5 User must recharge next turn.
TM15
Hyper Beam
Special
150
90 5 User must recharge next turn.
TM52
Focus Blast
Special
120
70 5 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
STAB: (Same Type Attack Bonus) When a Pokemon uses a Move Type that is the Same as the Pokemon's Type, it will receive a 50% Bonus to Power. Moves Affected by this Highlighted in
Red Text
.

Abomasnow Level Up Moves

List of Moves Abomasnow can learn by reaching higher levels in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.

Lvl Move Desc
1
Ice Punch
Power:
112.5
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May freeze opponent.
1
Aurora Veil
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Halves damage from Physical and Special attacks for five turns.
1
Powder Snow
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Special

May freeze opponent.
1
Leer
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Status

Lowers opponent's Defense.
1
Leafage
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 40
Physical

Strikes opponent with leaves.
1
Mist
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

User's stats cannot be changed for a period of time.
15
Ice Shard
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Physical

User attacks first.
20
Razor Leaf
Power:
82.5
Acc: 95
PP: 25
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
25
Icy Wind
Power:
82.5
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Special

Lowers opponent's Speed.
30
Swagger
Power: —
Acc: 85
PP: 15
Status

Opponent becomes confused, but its Attack is sharply raised.
35
Ingrain
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

User restores HP each turn. User cannot escape/switch.
43
Wood Hammer
Power:
180
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
49
Blizzard
Power:
165
Acc: 70
PP: 5
Special

May freeze opponent.
56
Sheer Cold
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Special

One-Hit-KO, if it hits.
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Abomasnow TM Moves

List of Moves Abomasnow can learn using (TMs) Technical Machine Items.

TM Move Desc
TM01
Focus Punch
Power: 150
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

If the user is hit before attacking, it flinches instead.
TM03
Water Pulse
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

May confuse opponent.
TM07
Hail
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Non-Ice types are damaged for 5 turns.
TM09
Bullet Seed
Power:
37.5
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Physical

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
TM13
Ice Beam
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May freeze opponent.
TM14
Blizzard
Power:
165
Acc: 70
PP: 5
Special

May freeze opponent.
TM15
Hyper Beam
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

User must recharge next turn.
TM16
Light Screen
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Halves damage from Special attacks for 5 turns.
TM17
Protect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM18
Rain Dance
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM19
Giga Drain
Power:
112.5
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
TM20
Safeguard
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 25
Status

The user's party is protected from status conditions.
TM22
Solar Beam
Power:
180
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM23
Iron Tail
Power: 100
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
TM26
Earthquake
Power: 100
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
TM30
Shadow Ball
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TM31
Brick Break
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
TM32
Double Team
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Raises user's Evasiveness.
TM39
Rock Tomb
Power: 60
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Physical

Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM42
Facade
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM44
Rest
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
TM45
Attract
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Status

If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM52
Focus Blast
Power: 120
Acc: 70
PP: 5
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TM53
Energy Ball
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TM56
Fling
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Power depends on held item.
TM58
Endure
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM68
Giga Impact
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Physical

User must recharge next turn.
TM70
Flash
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Status

Lowers opponent's Accuracy.
TM72
Avalanche
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Power doubles if user took damage first.
TM75
Swords Dance
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Sharply raises user's Attack.
TM80
Rock Slide
Power: 75
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

May cause flinching.
TM82
Sleep Talk
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TM83
Bulldoze
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM86
Grass Knot
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

The heavier the opponent, the stronger the attack.
TM87
Swagger
Power: —
Acc: 85
PP: 15
Status

Opponent becomes confused, but its Attack is sharply raised.
TM90
Substitute
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TM96
Strength
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

TM98
Rock Smash
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
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