Goldeen Pokémon | Evolution, Weakness, Moveset, Stats And More!

Goldeen

It is a Water-type Pokémon introduced in Generation I. Evolution of Goldeen into Seaking starts at level 33.  There is definitely more to this aqua Pokemon and without that, you may not be able to decide efficiently that whether you want the Goldeen Evolution or not.  The Weakness, Moveset, and more about Goldeen will be found here but before that let’s start with its appearance.

Goldeen is a Pokémon with white, fish-like orange markings. It has circular blue eyes and prominent pink lips with orange lids. There is a big horn on its forehead, which is bigger on a male than on a female. It has a small, wavy dorsal end covered by an orange patch and long pectoral fins at the bases with orange markings. The billowing tail fin of Goldeen is orange around the base and is green around the bottom. Many praise its tail for its grace and resemblance to a ballroom top.

About Goldeen

  • National Pokedex No: 118
  • Japenese name: トサキント
  • Type: Water-type.
  • Height: 0.6m.
  • Weight: 15kg
  • Abilities:
    • Swift swim
    • Water veil
    • Lightning rod (hidden ability)
  • Local Number:
    • 118 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
    • 078 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
    • 050 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
    • 118 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
    • 078 (Diamond/Pearl)
    • 078 (Platinum)
    • 078 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
    • 053 (X/Y — Central Kalos)
    • 051 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
    • 153 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
    • 186 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
    • 118 (Let’s Go Pikachu/Let’s Go Eevee)
    • 146 (Sword/Shield)
    • 094 (The Isle of Armor)
  • Catch rate: 39.9%.
  • Base friendship: 70.
  • Base Exp: From gen 1-4 111 and gen 5 onwards has an experience of 64
  • Growth Rate: Medium-fast
  • Egg group: Water 2
  • Gender: 50% Male, 50%Female
  • Egg cycles: 5140-5396 steps

Stats

Here are the basic stats for Goldeen which may help you against the weakness of other Pokemons.

  • HP: 45
  • Attack: 67
  • Defense: 60
  • Speed: 35
  • Special Attack: 50
  • Special Defense: 63
  • Total: 320

Goldeen Pokémon | Evolution, Weakness, Moveset, Stats And More!
Moves Learned by Goldeen

Moves Learned by Leveling up

The Goldeen level up and learn various moves, the following Moveset will give you a clear picture:

Level Move Type Category Power Accuracy
1 Peck FLYING Physical 35 100
1 Tail Whip NORMAL Status 100
5 Supersonic NORMAL Status 55
10 Water Pulse WATER Special 60 100
15 Horn Attack NORMAL Physical 65 100
20 Agility PSYCHIC Status
25 Aqua Ring WATER Status
30 Flail NORMAL Physical 100
35 Waterfall WATER Physical 80 100
40 Soak WATER Status 100
45 Megahorn BUG Physical 120 85
50 Horn Drill NORMAL Physical 30

Moves learned by TM

Goldeen will learn various moves from Technical Machine too, here’s the Moveset for that:

TM Move Type Category Power Accuracy
21 Rest PSYCHIC Status
24 Snore NORMAL Special 50 100
25 Protect NORMAL Status
27 Icy Wind ICE Special 55 95
31 Attract NORMAL Status 100
33 Rain Dance WATER Status
35 Hail ICE Status
36 Whirlpool WATER Special 35 85
39 Facade NORMAL Physical 70 100
40 Swift NORMAL Special 60
45 Dive WATER Physical 80 100
52 Bounce FLYING Physical 85 85
53 Mud Shot GROUND Special 55 95
76 Round NORMAL Special 60 100
96 Smart Strike STEEL Physical 70

How To Find Goldeen?Goldeen Pokémon | Evolution, Weakness, Moveset, Stats And More!

Well, the Goldeen Evolution, its weakness, Moveset, and any other details are useless if you cannot find it. So here are the locations:

Generation 1
Red / Blue: Routes 6, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24 and 25, Pallet Area, Viridian City, Cerulean City, Celadon City, Fuchsia City, Safari Zone, Cinnabar Islands, Indigo Plateau, Cerulean Cave (Good Rod)

Routes 6, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 24, 25, Cerulean City, Fuchsia City, Cinnabar Island, Seafoam Islands (Super Rod)

Blue (Japan): Routes 6, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24 and 25, Pallet Village, Viridian City, Cerulean City, Vermilion City, Celadon City, Fuchsia City, Safari Zone, Seafoam Islands, Cinnabar Island, Indigo Plateau (Good Rod)

Routes 6, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 24, 25, Cerulean City, Fuchsia City, Cinnabar Island, Seafoam Islands (Super Rod)

Yellow: Routes 6, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24 and 25, Pallet Place, Viridian City, Cerulean City, Vermilion City, Celadon City, Fuchsia City, Safari Zones, Seafoam Islands, Cinnabar Island, Indigo Plateau, Cerulean Cave (Good Rod)

Routes 6 and 24, the Town of Cerulean, Celadon, Cerulean Cave (Super Rod)

Generation 2
Gold / Silver (fishing): Dark Cave, Union Cave 1F / B1F, Slowpoke Well

Routes 4, 9, 10, 24, 25 and 42, Mt. Mortar, Tohjo Falls, Mt. Gold, Cerulean Village.

Crystal: Network 4 (Surfing)

Dark Cave, Union Cave (fishing) 1F / B1F, Slowpoke Well

Mt. Mortar, Tohjo Falls, Mt. Gold, Cerulean City (surfing and fishing)

Generation 3
Ruby/Sapphire:  Routes 102, 111, 114, 117, and 120, Petalburg City, Meteor Falls, Victory Road (Old Rod and Good Rod)

Safari Zone (fishing)

Emerald: Routes 102, 111, 114, 117, and 120 (Surfing, Old Rod and Good Rod)

Petalburg City, Meteor Falls, Victory Road (Old Rod and Good Rod)

Safari Zone (fishing)

Firered/Leafgreen: Routes 6, 22, 23, 25, Ruin Valley, Cape Brink, Viridian City, Four Island, Cerulean Cave, Icefall Cave (Good Rod)

Fuchsia City, Berry Forest, Safari Zone (Old Rod and Good Rod)

Generation 4
Diamond / Pearl: Lake Acuity, Lake Verity, Twinleaf Place, Lake Valor, Resort Area, Sendoff Spring (Good Rod) routes 203, 204, 209, 212, and 214.

Platinum: routes 203, 204, 208, 209, 212, 214 and 229, Acuity Lake, Celestic Village, Verity City, Twinleaf Village, Valor City, Sendoff Spring (Good Rod)

Heartgold/Soulsilver: Routes 4, 9, 10, 24, 25, 42, Slowpoke Well, Union Cave, Mt. Mortar, Mt. Silver, Dark Cave, Cerulean City, Cerulean Cave, Tohjo Falls, Safari Zone (fishing)
Pal Park: Pond
Pokéwalker: Blue Lake, Warm Beach
Generation 5
Black/White: Routes 3, 11, and 14, Striaton City, Pinwheel Forest interior, Lostlorn Forest, Abundant Shrine (fishing)
Black2/White2: Routes 3, 11, 14, and 22, Pinwheel Forest, Abundant Shrine, Aspertia City, Striaton City (fishing)
Dream World: Sparkling Sea
Generation 6
X/Y: Routes 3, 22, Parfum Palace (fishing)
Routes 102, 111, 114, 117, 120, 123, Petalburg Park, Meteor Falls, Scorched Slab, Safari Area, Victory Road (Old Rod and New Rod) Omega Ruby / Alpha
Generation 7
Sun/Moon: Brooklet Hill, Malie Garden (fishing)
Ultra Sun/ Ultra Moon: Brooklet Hill, Malie Garden (fishing)
Let’s Go Pikachu/Let’s Go Eevee: Route 6 (Sea Skim)
Generation 8
Sword / Shield: Routes 4, 5, 6, Axewell West Lake, Axewell East Lake, Miloch North Lake, Miloch South Lake, Land Bridge, Giant’s Cap
Expansion Pass: Forest of Focus

How To Evolve?

This water-type Pokemon evolves from Goldeen too Seaking at level 33.

  • In Generation 1Goldeen has a base Special stat of 50.
  • In Generations 1-4Goldeen has a base experience yield of 111.

How Useful Is My Goldeen?

After seeing the Moveset and Evolution you may want to know against what kinds of pokemon the Goldeen is strong and around whom it reveals the weakness so that you may know its usefulness.

Under normal battle conditions in Generation VIII, this Pokémon is:
Damaged
normally by:
Normal 1×
Fighting 1×
Flying    1×
Poison  1×
Ground 1×
Rock      1×
Bug        1×
Ghost    1×
Psychic 1×
Dragon 1×
Dark      1×
Fairy      1×
Weak to:
Grass    2×
Electric 2×
Immune to:
None
Resistant to:
Steel      ½×
Fire        ½×
Water   ½×
Ice         ½×

For more details visit the official Pokemon page for Goldeen Evolution.

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