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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Buizel

Buizel
Sea Weasel Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Buizel is a Water Type Sea Weasel Pokémon, with a 24.8% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Buizel can be found with Swift Swim as an Ability and has a Medium Fast growth rate with a 1 Speed EV Yield. We recommend the Naive Nature, based on 330 combined Base Stats.

Buizel Stats and Abilities

Based on Buizel Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Buizel Highest IV Stat is Speed 85 and the Lowest being Special Defense 30.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
F
HP55220314
E
Attack65121251
F
Defense3567185
E
Special Attack60112240
F
Special Defense3058174
D
Speed85157295
F
Total330
Buizel Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Naive
+10% Speed
-10% Special Defense
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Sweet
Dislikes: Bitter
EV Yield1 Speed
Growth RateMedium Fast
Catch Rate190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsField, Water 1
Egg Cycles20 (4,884–5,140 steps)
Abilities Description
Swift Swim
Ability 1
Swift Swim doubles the ability-bearer's Speed during rain.
Water Veil
Hidden Ability
Prevents the Pokémon from getting a burn.

How To Evolve Buizel in BDSP

Buizel requires (Level 26) to evolve into Floatzel.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Buizel
Level 26
Floatzel

Where To Find Buizel in BDSP

Buizel for Chatot "Charap" (Leppa Berry)

Location: Eterna Condominiums in Eterna City

  1. If you do not already have a Buizel, a great place to find one is Route 205.
  2. Go to Eterna City.
  3. Go inside the apartment building next to the Pokemart.
  4. Speak to the young boy named 'Norton' off to the side of the room. He will want to trade your Buizel for his Chatot. Chatot will be holding an Leppa Berry when traded to you.

Buizel has 13 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Buizel, within the Fountainspring Cave 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
Victory Road
5 - 1%
Floatzel
Lv. 44-45
Route 222
5 - 1%
Floatzel
Lv. 40-42
Route 221
5 - 1%
Floatzel
Lv. 28-30
Route 218
5 - 1%
Floatzel
Lv. 28-30
Fuego Ironworks
5 - 1%
Floatzel
Lv. 29-30
Valley Windworks
5 - 1%
Buizel
Lv. 7-9
Route 205
5 - 1%
Buizel
Lv. 10-12
Route 230
20 - 5%
Floatzel
Lv. 50-52
Route 213
20 - 5%
Floatzel
Lv. 22
Route 213
5 - 1%
Buizel
Lv. 20-21
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Route 224
100 - 20%
Buizel
Lv. 23
Route 224
5 - 1%
Floatzel
Lv. 53-54
Still-Water Cavern
Start
Buizel
Lv. 16-63
Riverbank Cave
Start
Buizel
Lv. 16-63
Fountainspring Cave
Start
Buizel
Lv. 16-63

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Buizel Weakness

Buizel is a Water Type pokemon. This will cause Buizel to take More Damage from Grass, Electric Type Moves, and Less Damage from Steel, Fire, Water, Ice Type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Grass
Electric
0.5x
Less Damage
Steel
Fire
Water
Ice
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Buizel Weak Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Celebi
S
Zapdos
S
Raikou
A
Electivire
A
Tangrowth

What pokemon is Buizel Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Ho-Oh
S
Dialga
S
Palkia
S
Kyogre
S
Metagross
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Best Moves Buizel in BDSP

Best Moveset for Buizel Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
45
Hydro Pump
Special
165
80 5 The target is blasted by a huge volume of water launched under great pressure.
38
Aqua Tail
Physical
135
90 10 The user attacks by swinging its tail as if it were a vicious wave in a raging storm.
35
Waterfall
Physical
120
100 15 May cause flinching.
18
Bite
Physical
60
100 25 May cause flinching.

Best Moveset for Buizel 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.
TM14
Blizzard
Special
110
70 5 May freeze opponent.
TM23
Iron Tail
Physical
100
75 15 May lower opponent's Defense.
TM13
Ice Beam
Special
90
100 10 May freeze opponent.
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
.

Buizel Level Up Moves

List of Moves Buizel 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.
4
Growl
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 40
Status

Lowers opponent's Attack.
7
Tail Whip
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Status

Lowers opponent's Defense.
11
Quick Attack
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Physical

User attacks first.
15
Water Gun
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Special

18
Bite
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Physical

May cause flinching.
21
Swift
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
24
Aqua Jet
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

User attacks first.
27
Double Hit
Power: 35
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

Hits twice in one turn.
31
Whirlpool
Power:
52.5
Acc: 85
PP: 15
Special

Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.
35
Waterfall
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
38
Aqua Tail
Power:
135
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

The user attacks by swinging its tail as if it were a vicious wave in a raging storm.
41
Agility
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Sharply raises user's Speed.
45
Hydro Pump
Power:
165
Acc: 80
PP: 5
Special

The target is blasted by a huge volume of water launched under great pressure.
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Buizel TM Moves

List of Moves Buizel 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:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

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

Non-Ice types are damaged for 5 turns.
TM08
Bulk Up
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Raises user's Attack and Defense.
TM13
Ice Beam
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May freeze opponent.
TM14
Blizzard
Power: 110
Acc: 70
PP: 5
Special

May freeze opponent.
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: 100
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
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.
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.
TM49
Scald
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May burn opponent.
TM55
Brine
Power:
97.5
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.
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.
TM95
Surf
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

Hits all adjacent Pokémon.
TM96
Strength
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

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

May lower opponent's Defense.
TM99
Waterfall
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
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Buizel Egg Moves

List of Egg Moves Buizel can learn.

Egg Move Desc
Mud-Slap
Power: 20
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Lowers opponent's Accuracy.
Headbutt
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
Fury Swipes
Power: 18
Acc: 80
PP: 15
Physical

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
Slash
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
Fury Cutter
Power: 40
Acc: 95
PP: 20
Physical

Power increases each turn.
Baton Pass
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 40
Status

User switches out and gives stat changes to the incoming Pokémon.
Aqua Tail
Power:
135
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

The user attacks by swinging its tail as if it were a vicious wave in a raging storm.
Aqua Ring
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Restores a little HP each turn.
Switcheroo
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Status

Swaps held items with the opponent.
Soak
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Status

Changes the target's type to water.
Helping Hand
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

In Double Battles, boosts the power of the partner's move.
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