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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Aron

Aron
Iron Armor Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Aron is a Steel and Rock Type Iron Armor Pokémon, with a 23.5% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Aron can be found with Sturdy, Rock Head and Heavy Metal as an Ability and has a Slow growth rate with a 1 Defense EV Yield. We recommend the Relaxed Nature, based on 330 combined Base Stats.

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Aron Stats and Abilities

Based on Aron Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Aron Highest IV Stat is Defense 100 and the Lowest being Speed 30.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
F
HP50210304
E
Attack70130262
D
Defense100184328
F
Special Attack4076196
F
Special Defense4076196
F
Speed3058174
F
Total330
Aron Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Relaxed
+10% Defense
-10% Speed
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Sour
Dislikes: Sweet
EV Yield1 Defense
Growth RateSlow
Catch Rate180 (23.5% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsMonster
Egg Cycles35 (8,739–8,995 steps)
Abilities Description
Sturdy
Ability 1
Sturdy allows the Pokémon to survive with 1 HP if attacked at full HP with an attack that would otherwise knock it out. It also prevents One-Hit-KO moves (Fissure, Horn Drill, Guillotine or Sheer Cold).
Rock Head
Ability 2
Protects the Pokémon from recoil damage.
Heavy Metal
Hidden Ability
Heavy Metal doubles the Pokémon's weight in battle. Increasing weight affects these moves:

How To Evolve Aron in BDSP

Aron requires (Level 32) to evolve into Lairon and then (Level 42) to evolve into Aggron.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Aron
Level 32
Lairon
Level 42
Aggron

Where To Find Aron in BDSP

Aron has 6 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Lairon, within the Big Bluff 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
Fuego Ironworks
20 - 5%
Aron
Lv. 29-30
Whiteout Cave
National
Aron
Lv. 16-63
Whiteout Cave
National
Lairon
Lv. 16-63
Rocky Cave
National
Aron
Lv. 16-63
Rocky Cave
National
Lairon
Lv. 16-63
Icy Cave
National
Aron
Lv. 16-63
Icy Cave
National
Lairon
Lv. 16-63
Glacial Cavern
National
Aron
Lv. 16-63
Glacial Cavern
National
Lairon
Lv. 16-63
Big Bluff Cavern
National
Aron
Lv. 16-63
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Big Bluff Cavern
National
Lairon
Lv. 16-63

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Aron Weakness

Aron is a Steel and Rock Type pokemon. This will cause Aron to take More Damage from Water, Fighting, Ground Type Moves, and Less Damage from Rock, Bug, Psychic, Ice, Dragon, Fairy, Poison, Normal, Flying Type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
Fighting
Ground
2.0x
More Damage
Water
0.5x
Less Damage
Rock
Bug
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Fairy
0.25x
Less Damage
Normal
Flying
Immune to Damage
Poison

What pokemon is Aron Weak Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Palkia
S
Kyogre
S
Groudon
S
Garchomp
S
Manaphy

What pokemon is Aron Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Arceus
S
Mewtwo
S
Lugia
S
Ho-Oh
S
Rayquaza
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Best Moves Aron in BDSP

Best Moveset for Aron Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
56
Double-Edge
Physical
120
100 15 User receives recoil damage.
44
Iron Tail
Physical
150
75 15 May lower opponent's Defense.
36
Take Down
Physical
90
85 20 User receives recoil damage.
28
Iron Head
Physical
120
100 15 May cause flinching.

Best Moveset for Aron TM Moves based on Power.

TM Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
TM26
Earthquake
Physical
100
100 10 Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
TM23
Iron Tail
Physical
150
75 15 May lower opponent's Defense.
TM28
Dig
Physical
80
100 10 Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
TM96
Strength
Physical
80
100 15
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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Aron Level Up Moves

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

Lvl Move Desc
1
Tackle
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
1
Harden
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Raises user's Defense.
4
Metal Claw
Power:
75
Acc: 95
PP: 35
Physical

May raise user's Attack.
8
Rock Tomb
Power:
90
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Physical

Lowers opponent's Speed.
12
Roar
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

In battles, the opponent switches. In the wild, the Pokémon runs.
16
Headbutt
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
20
Protect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
24
Rock Slide
Power:
112.5
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

May cause flinching.
28
Iron Head
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
33
Metal Sound
Power: —
Acc: 85
PP: 40
Status

Sharply lowers opponent's Special Defense.
36
Take Down
Power: 90
Acc: 85
PP: 20
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
40
Autotomize
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Reduces weight and sharply raises Speed.
44
Iron Tail
Power:
150
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
48
Iron Defense
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Sharply raises user's Defense.
52
Heavy Slam
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

The heavier the user, the stronger the attack.
56
Double-Edge
Power: 120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
60
Metal Burst
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Deals damage equal to 1.5x opponent's attack.
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Aron TM Moves

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

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

May confuse opponent.
TM05
Roar
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

In battles, the opponent switches. In the wild, the Pokémon runs.
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.
TM18
Rain Dance
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM23
Iron Tail
Power:
150
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.
TM28
Dig
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
TM32
Double Team
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Raises user's Evasiveness.
TM34
Shock Wave
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and 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.
TM58
Endure
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM65
Shadow Claw
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
TM69
Rock Polish
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Sharply raises user's Speed.
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.
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.
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

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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Aron Egg Moves

List of Egg Moves Aron can learn.

Egg Move Desc
Curse
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Ghosts lose 50% of max HP and curse the opponent; Non-Ghosts raise Attack, Defense and lower Speed.
Dragon Rush
Power: 100
Acc: 75
PP: 10
Physical

May cause flinching.
Endeavor
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Physical

Reduces opponent's HP to same as user's.
Head Smash
Power:
225
Acc: 80
PP: 5
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
Stomp
Power: 65
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

May cause flinching.
Mud-Slap
Power: 20
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Lowers opponent's Accuracy.
Body Slam
Power: 85
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May paralyze opponent.
Screech
Power: —
Acc: 85
PP: 40
Status

Sharply lowers opponent's Defense.
Iron Head
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
Superpower
Power: 120
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Physical

Lowers user's Attack and Defense.
Reversal
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

The lower the user's HP, the higher the power.
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