I’ve always thought Geodude was one of the coolest rock-type Pokemon out there, and despite being around for so much of the series it rarely got a chance to shine. So for our first ever rock-type Pokemon we’ll be tackling the mountaineers biggest threat, Geodude!


Small beast, neutral

Armor Class 16

Hit Points 62

Speed 25 ft

Str 16 (+3) Dex 12 (+1) Con 16 (+3)  Int 10 (+0) Wis 10 (+0)  Cha 10 (+0)

Damage Resistance piercing, and slashing damage from non-magical weapons, fire, electric, poison, and thunder

Damage Vulnerabilities cold

Skills Athletics +5, Intimidate +2

Senses Passive Perception 10

Languages Pokemon, understands Common but can’t speak

Challenge  5 (1,800 XP)

Evolution. After gaining 4,000 XP Geodude evolves into Graveler.

Levitate. Geodude levitates up to 5 ft. off of the ground and is able to move through the air at will. Geodude ignores the effects of hindering terrain and cannot be knocked down. If rendered unconscious or restrained Geodude falls to the ground.

Pokemon. Geodude can be captured in a Pokeball, from that point on it will act as a companion to its new trainer.

Rock-type. Geodude is vulnerable to bludgeoning, piercing, and slashing damage from attacks made by Water and Grass type Pokemon. Geodude cannot swim and will sink immediately upon being submerged in water.


Slam: Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 8 (1d6+3) bludgeoning damage.

Harden. Geodude reduces bludgeoning, piercing, or slashing damage taken by half until its next turn.

Rock Throw. Ranged Weapon Attack: +4 to hit, range 25/40 ft., one target. Hit: 25 (4d8+5) bludgeoning damage.