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Guzma's Golisopod
グズマのグソクムシャ Guzma's Gusokumusha
Poké Ball
Guzma Golisopod.png
Guzma's Golisopod
Debuts in The Dealer of Destruction!
Caught at Unknown
Gender Male*
Ability Emergency Exit*
Current location With Guzma
Golisopod
This Pokémon is fully evolved.
Voice actor Japanese English
As Golisopod Unknown N/A

Guzma's Golisopod (Japanese: グズマのグソクムシャ Guzma's Gusokumusha), is Guzma's main Pokémon in the anime, manga, and games.

In the anime

Emergency Exit activated

Golisopod debuted in The Dealer of Destruction!, when Guzma sent it out to battle Ash and Pikachu. Golisopod battled well, managing to withstand Corkscrew Crash and even poisoning Pikachu. However, due to its Emergency Exit Ability, it abruptly returned to its Poké Ball, ending the match prematurely.

Personality and characteristics

Golisopod is a strong Pokémon, as seen in The Dealer of Destruction!, where it was able to withstand the Z-Move Corkscrew Crash and poison Ash's Pikachu.

Moves used

Guzma Golisopod Poison Jab.png
Using Poison Jab
Move First Used In
First Impression The Dealer of Destruction!
Pin Missile The Dealer of Destruction!
Liquidation The Dealer of Destruction!
Poison Jab The Dealer of Destruction!
A shows that the move was used recently, unless all moves fit this case or there are fewer than five known moves.

In the manga

Golisopod in Pokémon Adventures

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

Prior to the start of the series Guzma owned Golisopod as a Wimpod, who eventually evolved. Golisopod first appeared in The Announcement and the Prize with its Trainer at the Iki Town festival. During the tournament it battled against Sun's Cent. Golisopod started with a super-effective First Impression and proceeded to beat the Scratch Cat Pokémon up. During its attacks Sun attempted to protect Cent from an attack, but Golisopod continued the attack and breaks Sun's arm for getting in the way. Golisopod then goes back to Cent and slammed it into the ground. The battle seemed over, but Cent got back up enraged that the coin on its head got dirty due to Golisopod's claws being filthy from being a scavenger. It attacked furiously with its claws and defeated Golisopod with Pay Day, winning Sun the battle.

In PASM18, Golisopod was sent out to battle Gladion at Po Town to keep him from interfering with the Ultra Beasts. In the next chapter it was separated from its Trainer when he got dragged into an Ultra Wormhole.

Personality and characteristics

Golisopod is a powerful and brutal Pokémon, having no issue with beating up its opponents, whether they be a Pokémon or human. It is a natural scavenger and will eat anything it can find, even if the food is rotten. As a result its claws are always filthy.

Moves used

Guzma Golisopod First Impression Adventures.png
Using First Impression
Move First Used In
First Impression The Party Crasher and Guzma the Destroyer
A shows that the move was used recently, unless all moves fit this case or there are fewer than five known moves.

In the games

Golisopod has appeared as Guzma's signature Pokémon in every battle the player has with him. It appears in the Battle Tree as well.

Pokémon Sun and Moon
Malie Garden/Shady House/
Aether Paradise/Hau'oli City
Battle Tree
768Golisopod.png
Types:
Bug Water
Ability:
Emergency Exit
Held item:
None.png None None.png
Golisopod Lv.31/37/41/63
First Impression
Bug Physical
Razor Shell
Water Physical
Swords Dance
Normal Status
  --  
   
768Golisopod.png
Types:
Bug Water
Ability:
Emergency Exit
Held item:
Bag Quick Claw Sprite.png Quick Claw
Golisopod/ Lv.50
First Impression
Bug Physical
Liquidation
Water Physical
Leech Life
Bug Physical
Brick Break
Fighting Physical
768Golisopod.png
Types:
Bug Water
Ability:
Emergency Exit
Held item:
Bag Life Orb Sprite.png Life Orb
Golisopod/ Lv.50
First Impression
Bug Physical
Aqua Jet
Water Physical
Sucker Punch
Dark Physical
Rock Slide
Rock Physical
Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Malie Garden/Shady House/
Aether Paradise
Multi Battle in Team Rocket's Castle/
Pokémon League Title Defense
Battle Tree
768Golisopod.png
Types:
Bug Water
Ability:
Emergency Exit
Held item:
None.png None None.png
Golisopod Lv.34/41/45
Sucker Punch
Dark Physical
First Impression
Bug Physical
Razor Shell
Water Physical
  --  
   
768Golisopod.png
Types:
Bug Water
Ability:
Emergency Exit
Held item:
None.png None None.png
Golisopod Lv.64/68
Sucker Punch
Dark Physical
Waterfall
Water Physical
First Impression
Bug Physical
Brick Break
Fighting Physical
768Golisopod.png
Types:
Bug Water
Ability:
Emergency Exit
Held item:
Bag Quick Claw Sprite.png Quick Claw
Golisopod/ Lv.50
First Impression
Bug Physical
Liquidation
Water Physical
Leech Life
Bug Physical
Brick Break
Fighting Physical
768Golisopod.png
Types:
Bug Water
Ability:
Emergency Exit
Held item:
Bag Life Orb Sprite.png Life Orb
Golisopod/ Lv.50
First Impression
Bug Physical
Aqua Jet
Water Physical
Sucker Punch
Dark Physical
Rock Slide
Rock Physical

Related articles

For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Wimpod and Golisopod.