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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Anorith

Anorith
Old Shrimp Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Anorith is a Rock and Bug Type Old Shrimp Pokémon, with a 5.9% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Anorith can be found with Battle Armor as an Ability and has a Erratic growth rate with a 1 Attack EV Yield. We recommend the Adamant Nature, based on 355 combined Base Stats.

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Anorith Stats and Abilities

Based on Anorith Base IVs we consider this pokemon E-Tier choice. Anorith Highest IV Stat is Attack 95 and the Lowest being Special Attack 40.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
F
HP45200294
C
Attack95175317
F
Defense5094218
F
Special Attack4076196
F
Special Defense5094218
E
Speed75139273
E
Total355
Anorith Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Adamant
+10% Attack
-10% Special Attack
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Spicy
Dislikes: Dry
EV Yield1 Attack
Growth RateErratic
Catch Rate45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsWater 3
Egg Cycles30 (7,454–7,710 steps)
Abilities Description
Battle Armor
Ability 1
Battle Armor prevents the Pokémon from receiving a critical hit.
Swift Swim
Hidden Ability
Swift Swim doubles the ability-bearer's Speed during rain.

How To Evolve Anorith in BDSP

Anorith requires (Level 40) to evolve into Armaldo.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Anorith
Level 40
Armaldo

Where To Find Anorith in BDSP

Anorith has 1 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 20 Anorith, within the Mining Museum location using the Fossil method.

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
Mining Museum
Interact
Anorith
Lv. 20

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Anorith Weakness

Anorith is a Rock and Bug Type pokemon. This will cause Anorith to take More Damage from Steel, Water, Rock Type Moves, and Less Damage from Normal, Poison Type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Steel
Water
Rock
0.5x
Less Damage
Normal
Poison
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Anorith Weak Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Dialga
S
Palkia
S
Kyogre
S
Tyranitar
S
Metagross

What pokemon is Anorith Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Arceus
S
Slaking
S
Regigigas
A
Snorlax
A
Blissey
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Best Moves Anorith in BDSP

Best Moveset for Anorith Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
44
X-Scissor
Physical
120
100 15 The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes or claws as if they were a pair of scissors. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
32
Crush Claw
Physical
75
95 10 May lower opponent's Defense.
28
Slash
Physical
70
100 20 High critical hit ratio.
24
Brine
Special
65
100 10 Power doubles if opponent's HP is less than 50%.

Best Moveset for Anorith TM Moves based on Power.

TM Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
TM28
Dig
Physical
80
100 10 Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
TM81
X-Scissor
Physical
120
100 15 The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes or claws as if they were a pair of scissors. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
TM31
Brick Break
Physical
75
100 15 Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
TM80
Rock Slide
Physical
112.5
90 10 May cause flinching.
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
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Anorith Level Up Moves

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

Lvl Move Desc
1
Fury Cutter
Power:
60
Acc: 95
PP: 20
Physical

Power increases each turn.
1
Harden
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Raises user's Defense.
4
Water Gun
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Special

8
Smack Down
Power:
75
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

Makes Flying-type Pokémon vulnerable to Ground moves.
12
Metal Claw
Power: 50
Acc: 95
PP: 35
Physical

May raise user's Attack.
16
Ancient Power
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Special

May raise all user's stats at once.
20
Bug Bite
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Receives the effect from the opponent's held berry.
24
Brine
Power: 65
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Power doubles if opponent's HP is less than 50%.
28
Slash
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
32
Crush Claw
Power: 75
Acc: 95
PP: 10
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
36
Rock Blast
Power:
37.5
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
41
Protect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
44
X-Scissor
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes or claws as if they were a pair of scissors. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
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Anorith TM Moves

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

TM Move Desc
TM03
Water Pulse
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

May confuse opponent.
TM11
Sunny Day
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM17
Protect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM28
Dig
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
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.
TM37
Sandstorm
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Creates a sandstorm for 5 turns.
TM39
Rock Tomb
Power:
90
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Physical

Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM40
Aerial Ace
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Physical

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
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.
TM54
False Swipe
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 40
Physical

Always leaves opponent with at least 1 HP.
TM55
Brine
Power: 65
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Power doubles if opponent's HP is less than 50%.
TM58
Endure
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM69
Rock Polish
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Sharply raises user's Speed.
TM75
Swords Dance
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Sharply raises user's Attack.
TM76
Stealth Rock
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Damages opponent switching into battle.
TM80
Rock Slide
Power:
112.5
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

May cause flinching.
TM81
X-Scissor
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes or claws as if they were a pair of scissors. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
TM82
Sleep Talk
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
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.
TM93
Cut
Power: 50
Acc: 95
PP: 30
Physical

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

May lower opponent's Defense.
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Anorith Egg Moves

List of Egg Moves Anorith can learn.

Egg Move Desc
Knock Off
Power: 65
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Removes opponent's held item for the rest of the battle.
Curse
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Ghosts lose 50% of max HP and curse the opponent; Non-Ghosts raise Attack, Defense and lower Speed.
Rapid Spin
Power: 20
Acc: 100
PP: 40
Physical

Removes effects of trap moves.
Sand Attack
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Status

Lowers opponent's Accuracy.
Aqua Jet
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

User attacks first.
Screech
Power: —
Acc: 85
PP: 40
Status

Sharply lowers opponent's Defense.
Cross Poison
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

High critical hit ratio. May poison opponent.
Iron Defense
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Sharply raises user's Defense.
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