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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Numel

Numel
Numb Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Numel is a Fire and Ground Type Numb Pokémon, with a 33.3% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Numel can be found with Oblivious, Simple and Own Tempo as an Ability and has a Medium Fast growth rate with a 1 Special Attack EV Yield. We recommend the Quiet Nature, based on 305 combined Base Stats.

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Numel Stats and Abilities

Based on Numel Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Numel Highest IV Stat is Special Attack 65 and the Lowest being Speed 35.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
F
HP60230324
E
Attack60112240
F
Defense4076196
E
Special Attack65121251
F
Special Defense4585207
F
Speed3567185
F
Total305
Numel Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Quiet
+10% Special Attack
-10% Speed
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Dry
Dislikes: Sweet
EV Yield1 Special Attack
Growth RateMedium Fast
Catch Rate255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsField
Egg Cycles20 (4,884–5,140 steps)
Abilities Description
Oblivious
Ability 1
Oblivious makes the Pokémon immune to gender-based moves and abilities, specifically Attract, Captivate and Cute Charm.
Simple
Ability 2
The Simple ability doubles the number of stages of all stat changes. Stats can be raised to a maximum of +6 stages each, or lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each.
Own Tempo
Hidden Ability
Prevents the Pokémon from becoming confused.

How To Evolve Numel in BDSP

Numel requires (Level 33) to evolve into Camerupt.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Numel
Level 33
Camerupt

Where To Find Numel in BDSP

Numel has 7 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Numel, 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
Route 227
100 - 20%
Numel
Lv. 22-24
Route 227
20 - 5%
Camerupt
Lv. 55
Stark Mountain
100 - 20%
Camerupt
Lv. 56
Stark Mountain
100 - 20%
Numel
Lv. 22-24
Volcanic Cave
National
Camerupt
Lv. 16-63
Volcanic Cave
National
Numel
Lv. 16-63
Typhlo Cavern
National
Camerupt
Lv. 16-63
Typhlo Cavern
National
Numel
Lv. 16-63
Sandsear Cave
National
Camerupt
Lv. 16-63
Sandsear Cave
National
Numel
Lv. 16-63
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Rocky Cave
National
Camerupt
Lv. 16-63
Rocky Cave
National
Numel
Lv. 16-63
Big Bluff Cavern
National
Camerupt
Lv. 16-63
Big Bluff Cavern
National
Numel
Lv. 16-63

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Numel Weakness

Numel is a Fire and Ground Type pokemon. This will cause Numel to take More Damage from Ground, Water Type Moves, and Less Damage from Bug, Steel, Fire, Fairy, Poison, Electric Type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
Water
2.0x
More Damage
Ground
0.5x
Less Damage
Bug
Steel
Fire
Fairy
Poison
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage
Electric

What pokemon is Numel Weak Against?

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

What pokemon is Numel Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Ho-Oh
S
Dialga
S
Metagross
S
Heatran
S
Jirachi
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Best Moves Numel in BDSP

Best Moveset for Numel Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
47
Double-Edge
Physical
120
100 15 User receives recoil damage.
40
Earthquake
Physical
150
100 10 Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
26
Earth Power
Special
135
100 10 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
43
Flamethrower
Special
135
100 15 May burn opponent.

Best Moveset for Numel TM Moves based on Power.

TM Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
TM50
Overheat
Special
195
90 5 Sharply lowers user's Special Attack.
TM38
Fire Blast
Special
165
85 5 May burn opponent.
TM26
Earthquake
Physical
150
100 10 Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
TM35
Flamethrower
Special
135
100 15 May burn 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
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Numel Level Up Moves

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

Lvl Move Desc
1
Growl
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 40
Status

Lowers opponent's Attack.
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.
5
Ember
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Special

May burn opponent.
8
Focus Energy
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Increases critical hit ratio.
12
Bulldoze
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Lowers opponent's Speed.
15
Flame Wheel
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Physical

May burn opponent.
19
Amnesia
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Sharply raises user's Special Defense.
22
Lava Plume
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May burn opponent.
26
Earth Power
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
29
Curse
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Ghosts lose 50% of max HP and curse the opponent; Non-Ghosts raise Attack, Defense and lower Speed.
31
Take Down
Power: 90
Acc: 85
PP: 20
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
36
Yawn
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Puts opponent to sleep in the next turn.
40
Earthquake
Power:
150
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
43
Flamethrower
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May burn opponent.
47
Double-Edge
Power: 120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
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Numel TM Moves

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

TM Move Desc
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.
TM26
Earthquake
Power:
150
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
TM28
Dig
Power:
120
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.
TM35
Flamethrower
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May burn opponent.
TM37
Sandstorm
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Creates a sandstorm for 5 turns.
TM38
Fire Blast
Power:
165
Acc: 85
PP: 5
Special

May burn opponent.
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.
TM50
Overheat
Power:
195
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

Sharply lowers user's Special Attack.
TM58
Endure
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM61
Will-O-Wisp
Power: —
Acc: 85
PP: 15
Status

Burns opponent.
TM76
Stealth Rock
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Damages opponent switching into battle.
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:
90
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.
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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Numel Egg Moves

List of Egg Moves Numel can learn.

Egg Move Desc
Howl
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 40
Status

Raises user's Attack.
Scary Face
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Status

Sharply lowers opponent's Speed.
Body Slam
Power: 85
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May paralyze opponent.
Rollout
Power: 30
Acc: 90
PP: 20
Physical

Doubles in power each turn for 5 turns.
Defense Curl
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 40
Status

Raises user's Defense.
Stomp
Power: 65
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

May cause flinching.
Yawn
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Puts opponent to sleep in the next turn.
Ancient Power
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Special

May raise all user's stats at once.
Heat Wave
Power:
142.5
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Special

May burn opponent.
Stockpile
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Stores energy for use with Spit Up and Swallow.
Swallow
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

The more times the user has performed Stockpile, the more HP is recovered.
Spit Up
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Power depends on how many times the user performed Stockpile.
Iron Head
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
Growth
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 40
Status

Raises user's Attack and Special Attack.
Heavy Slam
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

The heavier the user, the stronger the attack.
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