A Generation I Pokemon, Shellder belongs to the Bivalve Pokémon species. This water type Pokemon is quite popular for its abilities and strengths which include Shell Armor, Shell Link, and Overcoat. The shell of this Pokemon is so hard that it can bear any kind of attack without breaking. But once the shell is opened, it makes the Pokemon quite vulnerable. This Pokemon is also quite fast at swimming.
Other than its abilities, Shellder is also known for its powerful attacks. Some of the Shellder attacks are Supersonic, Icicle Spear, Leer, Clamp, and Whirlpool. Some other attacks in Shellder moveset are Tackle, Ice Shard, Bubble Beam, Water Pulse, and Icy Wind. Aurora Beam, Shell Smash, and Hydro Pump are Shellder’s best tactics that it uses against its enemies and opponents.
Shellder moves in Pokemon Quest
|Move name||Type||Attack||Cooldown, sec||Stone Slots||Description|
|Barrier||Psychic||0||5||Wait Less Stone, Whack-Whack Stone, Sharing Stone, Stay Strong Stone||The user throws up a wall around itself, lowering the amount of damage it takes for a while.|
|Ice Beam||Ice||133||7||Wait Less Stone, Whack-Whack Stone, Broadburst Stone, Scattershot Stone, Stay Strong Stone||The user fires an icy cold beam at enemies in front of itself. Deals damage to enemies and sometimes freezes them.|
|Withdraw||Water||0||5||Wait Less Stone, Whack-Whack Stone, Sharing Stone, Stay Strong Stone||The user withdraws into its hard shell, reducing the amount of damage it takes for a while.|
|Iron Defense||Steel||0||5||Wait Less Stone, Whack-Whack Stone, Sharing Stone, Stay Strong Stone||The user hardens its skin until it's like iron, lowering the damage it takes for a while.|
|Bubble||Water||68||7||Wait Less Stone, Whack-Whack Stone, Broadburst Stone, Scattershot Stone, Stay Strong Stone||The user fires bubbles in three directions. Deals damage to enemies hit by the bubbles and sometimes lowers their movement speed.|
How to attract Shellder
To get Shellder to the base, you need to cook the Shellder recipe called Mouth-watering Dip. You can cook it by mixing Apricorn (1), Bluk Berry (3), and Honey (1) in your cooking pot. Or there is a different way too. Mix Bluk Berry (2), Honey (2), and Icy Rock (1) to make Mouth-watering Dip.
How to evolve Shellder
In regards to Shellder evolution, it evolves into Cloyster when the Water Stone is used. Cloyster is both water and ice type Pokemon.