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#770 Palossand

official Palossand artwork by Ken Sugimori

Quick facts

Name Palossand
Type GhostGround
Species Sand Castle Pokémon
Height 1.3 m (4' 3")
Weight 250 kg (551.2 lbs)
Catch rate 60

Palossand's description

Palossand is a Ghost- / Ground-type Pokémon introduced in Gen 7 and has the National Dex number #770. The Pokédex classifies it as the Sand Castle Pokémon.

Palossand's name in

Chinese (T / S) French German Japanese Korean
모래성이당 (Moraeseongidang) Trépassable Colossand シロデスナ (Sirodethna) 噬沙堡爺 / 噬沙堡爷 (Shìshābǎoyé)

Palossand's resistances & weaknesses

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Palossand's rearing


Experience Growth Medium Fast
Base Happiness 70
EV yield 2 Defense


Gender ratio 50%50%
Egg Group(s) Amorphous
Egg Cycles 15 (approx. 3840 steps)

Palossand's abilities

1st Ability 2nd Ability Hidden Ability
Water Compaction - Sand Veil

Palossand's base stats

Stats Lv. 50 Lv. 100
Min Max Min Max
HP 85
145 280 192 374
Attack 75
72 139 139 273
Defense 110
103 202 178 350
Sp. Atk 100
94 184 167 328
Sp. Def 75
72 139 139 273
Speed 35
36 67 95 185
Total 480

Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, 0 IVs, and (if applicable) a hindering nature. Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, 31 IVs, and (if applicable) a helpful nature.

Palossand's evolutions

Level 42

Palossand's Pokédex entries

Gen Game Description
7SunPossessed people controlled by this Pokémon transformed its sand mound into a castle. As it evolved, its power to curse grew ever stronger.
7MoonBuried beneath the castle are masses of dried-up bones from those whose vitality it has drained.
7Ultra SunEach of its grains of sand has its own will. Palossand eats small Pokémon and siphons away their vital essence while they're still alive.
7Ultra MoonOnce it has whipped up a sandstorm to halt its opponents in their tracks, this terrifying Pokémon snatches away their vitality.