Binacle • Generation VIII Pokédex

Binacle
Pokédex Page for Binacle

This is the Marriland Pokédex page for Binacle, showing its information and moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Binacle is not available in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond or Shining Pearl and cannot be used in or sent to those versions.

Binacle

Binacle
Sprite of Binacle in Pokémon HOME

Binacle's Type

ROCK
WATER

Binacle's Pokédex #s

National #
688
Galar #
234
Armor #
--
Crown #
--

Binacle's Base Stats

HP:
42
Attack:
52
Defense:
67
Sp. Atk:
39
Sp. Def:
56
Speed:
50
Total:
306

Misc. Info

Height:
1'8" (0.5m)
Weight:
68.3 lbs. (31 kg)
Gender Ratio:
Egg Groups:
Water 3
EXP At Lv. 100:
1,000,000
EV Yield:
1 Attack
Base EXP:
61
Catch Rate:
120
Base Happiness:
70

Binacle's Abilities

Here are what abilities Binacle can possibly have, along with their effects.
Tough Claws
Raises the power of Binacle's contact moves by 33%.
Sniper
Binacle's critical hits inflict 2.25× damage instead of 1.5× damage.
Pickpocket
Whenever Binacle is damaged by a contact move, it takes the attacker's held item, as long as Binacle has none.

Weaknesses & Resistances

Below is a list of what Binacle's weakness and resistance is to various types.
GRASS
ELECTRIC
FIGHTING
GROUND
½
NORMAL
ICE
POISON
FLYING
¼
FIRE

Binacle's Evolution Line

Below you'll find a list of all Pokémon Binacle evolves from or into, along with its evolution method.
Binacle
Binacle
starting form
Barbaracle
Barbaracle
at level 39

Binacle's Moves in Sword & Shield

Below is a list of all of the moves that Binacle can learn, along with what level it learns the move, the TM or TR number, and what egg moves it can learn, if any. Hover over a move (desktop/laptop) or click the ? button next to the move (mobile/tablet) to find out more about the move.

Level Up Moves

Here are all of the moves Binacle learns via level up. Anything marked "Evo." means it learns it upon evolving. If the level is 1, it can be relearned at a Pokémon Center.
Lv. Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
1
Mud-Slap
100% chance of lowering the target's Accuracy by one stage.
GROUND
SPECIAL
20 100% 10 One Target
1
Scratch
Damages the target.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
40 100% 35 One Target
4
Withdraw
Raises Binacle's Defense by one stage.
WATER
STATUS
-- -- 40 User
8
Water Gun
Damages the target.
WATER
SPECIAL
40 100% 25 One Target
12
Fury Cutter
Each consecutive hit increases Fury Cutter's power by 40.
BUG
PHYSICAL
40 95% 20 One Target
16
Fury Swipes
Hits the target two to five times in a row.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
18 80% 15 One Target
20
Ancient Power
Has a 10% chance of raising Binacle's Attack, Defense, Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, and Speed by one stage.
ROCK
SPECIAL
60 100% 5 One Target
24
Rock Polish
Raises Binacle's Speed by two stages.
ROCK
STATUS
-- -- 20 User
28
Slash
Has a higher critical hit rate. (+1 stage.)
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
70 100% 20 One Target
32
Hone Claws
Raises Binacle's Attack and accuracy by one stage.
DARK
STATUS
-- -- 15 User
36
Razor Shell
50% chance of lowering the target's Defense by one stage.
WATER
PHYSICAL
75 95% 10 One Target
40
Shell Smash
Raises Binacle's Attack, Special Attack, and Speed by two stages. Lowers Binacle's Defense and Special Defense by one stage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 15 User
44
Cross Chop
Has a higher critical hit rate. (+1 stage.)
FIGHTING
PHYSICAL
100 80% 5 One Target

TM Moves

Here are all of the moves that Binacle can learn via TM (Technical Machine). These moves can be taught an unlimited number of times once the TM is obtained.
TM Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TM15
Dig
Can't be hit on the first turn, attacks on the second turn.
GROUND
PHYSICAL
80 100% 10 One Target
TM16
Screech
Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 85% 40 One Target
TM19
Safeguard
Protects your team from status conditions for the next 5 turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 25 User's Field
TM21
Rest
Binacle restores its HP to full and falls asleep for two turns.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM22
Rock Slide
Has a 30% chance of causing all nearby enemies to flinch.
ROCK
PHYSICAL
75 90% 10 Nearby Enemies
TM23
Thief
Damages the target and steals its held item.
DARK
PHYSICAL
60 100% 25 One Target
TM24
Snore
Can only be used while asleep. 30% chance of making the target flinch.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
50 100% 15 One Target
TM25
Protect
Protects Binacle from attacks for a turn. Low chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM27
Icy Wind
100% chance of lowering all nearby enemies' Speed by one stage.
ICE
SPECIAL
55 95% 15 Nearby Enemies
TM31
Attract
Infatuates Pokémon of the opposite gender.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 15 One Target
TM32
Sandstorm
Changes the weather to a sandstorm for 5 turns.
ROCK
STATUS
-- -- 10 Entire Field
TM33
Rain Dance
Changes the weather to rainy for 5 turns.
WATER
STATUS
-- -- 5 Entire Field
TM37
Beat Up
Hits once for each conscious Pokémon in the party, doing damage based on its Attack.
DARK
PHYSICAL
varies 100% 10 One Target
TM39
Facade
Does double damage if Binacle is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
70 100% 20 One Target
TM41
Helping Hand
Increases the power of ally Pokémon's moves for the rest of the turn.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 Ally
TM43
Brick Break
Breaks the opponent's Light Screen or Reflect.
FIGHTING
PHYSICAL
75 100% 15 One Target
TM48
Rock Tomb
100% chance of lowering the target's Speed by one stage.
ROCK
PHYSICAL
60 95% 15 One Target
TM53
Mud Shot
100% chance of lowering the target's Speed by one stage.
GROUND
SPECIAL
55 95% 15 One Target
TM54
Rock Blast
Hits the target two to five times in a row.
ROCK
PHYSICAL
25 90% 10 One Target
TM57
Payback
Does double damage if Binacle attacks after the target.
DARK
PHYSICAL
50 100% 10 One Target
TM58
Assurance
Does double damage if the target was already damaged this turn.
DARK
PHYSICAL
60 100% 10 One Target
TM59
Fling
Throws Binacle's held item. Type and power depend on the item.
DARK
PHYSICAL
varies 100% 10 One Target
TM65
Shadow Claw
Has a higher critical hit rate. (+1 stage.)
GHOST
PHYSICAL
70 100% 15 One Target
TM76
Round
Deals double damage if Round has already been used and causes any other Pokémon using Round to use it immediately afterward.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
60 100% 15 One Target
TM81
Bulldoze
100% chance of lowering all nearby Pokémon's Speed by one stage.
GROUND
PHYSICAL
60 100% 20 All But Self
TM83
Razor Shell
50% chance of lowering the target's Defense by one stage.
WATER
PHYSICAL
75 95% 10 One Target
TM94
False Swipe
Cannot knock out a Pokémon.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
40 100% 40 One Target

TR Moves

Here are all of the moves that Binacle can learn via TR (Technical Record). These moves can be taught only once per TR, but TRs can be obtained in the Wild Area and other locations.
TR Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TR00
Swords Dance
Raises Binacle's Attack by two stages.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 User
TR04
Surf
Deals extra damage to targets using Dive.
WATER
SPECIAL
90 100% 15 All But Self
TR05
Ice Beam
Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
ICE
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 One Target
TR06
Blizzard
Has a 10% chance to freeze all nearby enemies. 100% accuracy while it is hailing.
ICE
SPECIAL
110 70% 5 Nearby Enemies
TR10
Earthquake
Does double damage against targets using Dig.
GROUND
PHYSICAL
100 100% 10 All But Self
TR20
Substitute
Costs 25% of Binacle's max HP. Sets up a Substitute to block effects and damage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR22
Sludge Bomb
Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
POISON
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 One Target
TR26
Endure
Will survive any hit with at least 1 HP left this turn. 50% chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR27
Sleep Talk
Can only be used while asleep. Uses one of Binacle's moves at random.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR35
Uproar
Lose control for up to 5 turns. While the Uproar is active, no Pokémon can be asleep.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 Random Enemy
TR37
Taunt
Prevents the target from using Status moves for the next few turns.
DARK
STATUS
-- 100% 20 One Target
TR46
Iron Defense
Raises Binacle's Defense by two stages.
STEEL
STATUS
-- -- 15 User
TR57
Poison Jab
Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
POISON
PHYSICAL
80 100% 20 One Target
TR60
X-Scissor
Damages the target.
BUG
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target
TR75
Stone Edge
Has a higher critical hit rate. (+1 stage.)
ROCK
PHYSICAL
100 80% 5 One Target
TR76
Stealth Rock
Sets floating rocks on the enemy's field. Does 1/8 max HP to enemies that switch in. Weakness/resistance to Rock affects this damage.
ROCK
STATUS
-- -- 20 Enemy Field
TR77
Grass Knot
Does more damage depending on how heavy the target is.
GRASS
SPECIAL
varies 100% 20 One Target
TR78
Sludge Wave
Has a 10% chance to poison all nearby Pokémon.
POISON
SPECIAL
95 100% 10 All But Self
TR84
Scald
Has a 30% chance to burn the target.
WATER
SPECIAL
80 100% 15 One Target
TR98
Liquidation
20% chance of lowering the target's Defense by one stage.
WATER
PHYSICAL
85 100% 10 One Target

Egg Moves

Here are all of the moves that Binacle can learn as Egg Moves. In the case of evolved Pokémon, it shows what Egg Moves it can learn in its lowest evolutionary stage. Click the word EGG to find compatible breeding Pokémon to get that Egg Move onto Binacle.
Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
EGG
Switcheroo
Switches Binacle's held item with the target's.
DARK
STATUS
-- 100% 10 One Target
EGG
Night Slash
Has a higher critical hit rate. (+1 stage.)
DARK
PHYSICAL
70 100% 15 One Target
EGG
Sand Attack
Lowers the target's Accuracy by one stage.
GROUND
STATUS
-- 100% 15 One Target

Binacle's Detailed Stats

Below you'll find a more detailed table containing Binacle's calculated stats, which are the stats that you actually see displayed in game. These are affected by a variety of things, such as level, Effort Values (EVs), Individual Values (IVs), and Binacle's Nature.

By default, the stats you see in the table below show four different possibilities, all assuming Binacle is level 100: its stats with 0 EVs, 252+ (max) EVs, 0 IVs, and 31 (max) IVs. Nature is not shown by default, so its maximum is 10% higher than shown here, and minium 10% lower.
Stats at
level 100
0 EVs 252+ EVs Base Stat
Min Max Min Max
HP
194 225 257 288 42
Attack
109 140 172 203 52
Defense
139 170 202 233 67
Sp. Atk
83 114 146 177 39
Sp. Def
117 148 180 211 56
Speed
105 136 168 199 50
Total
306

Where to Find Binacle in Sword & Shield

If you're looking for where to find Binacle, you'll find the various methods listed down below, along with any notes or special locations. This should help you figure out how to get Binacle in Pokémon Sword & Shield. (Currently this does not show most "strong" static encounters or Max Raid Battles.)

Binacle in the Wild

Galar Mine No. 2

Overworld Encounters
Any Weather
15% Lv. 20-24
Random Encounters
Any Weather
Sword
10%
Lv. 20-24

Motostoke Riverbank

Random Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 30% -- -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 26-28

Bridge Field

Random Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 30% 25% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 26-28 Lv. 26-28

Pokédex Entries for Binacle

Generation 8 Pokédex Entries

Sword
After two Binacle find a suitably sized rock, they adhere themselves to it and live together. They cooperate to gather food during high tide.
Shield
If the two don't work well together, both their offense and defense fall apart. Without good teamwork, they won't survive.

Generation 6 Pokédex Entries

X Omega Ruby
Two Binacle live together on one rock. When they fight, one of them will move to a different rock.
Y Alpha Sapphire
They stretch and then contract, yanking their rocks along with them in bold hops. They eat seaweed that washes up on the shoreline.
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