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Basic Info

Introduced Generation 1
Species Wild Bull Pokémon
Type Normal
Height 1.4m
Weight 88.4kg
Catch Rate 45
Base Happiness 70
Gender Ratio 100% Male
Pokédex 3D AR AR Marker
Generation 6 Cry

Names

Language Name
Chinese (Cantonese Hong Kong) 肯泰羅
Chinese (Mandarin Taiwan) 肯泰罗
English Tauros
French Tauros
German Tauros
Italian Tauros
Japanese ケンタロス
Japanese (Romanized) Kentauros
Japanese (Trademark) Kentauros
Korean 켄타로스
Spanish Tauros

Dex Numbers

Dex #
National Dex #128
Kanto #128
Johto (G/S) #148
Johto (HG/SS) #150
Kalos (Coastal) #125
Alola #137

Abilities

  • Intimidate: The Pokémon intimidates opposing Pokémon upon entering battle, lowering their Attack stat.
  • Anger Point: The Pokémon is angered when it takes a critical hit, and that maxes its Attack stat.
  • Sheer Force: Removes additional effects to increase the power of moves when attacking. [Hidden Ability]

Evolutionary Chain

Does not evolve/is not evolved into.

Breeding

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Damage Taken

Fighting 2x
Ghost 0x

Base Stats

Gen Type(s) HP ATK DEF SP. ATK SP. DEF SPEED TOTAL
8 Normal 75
100
95
40
70
110
490
7 Normal 75
100
95
40
70
110
490
6 Normal 75
100
95
40
70
110
490

Dex Flavor Text

Game Dex Flavor Text
United States Pokémon Stadium2 They fight each other by locking horns. The herd's protector takes pride in its battle-scarred horns.
United States Pokémon Red When it targets an enemy, it charges furiously while whipping its body with its long tails.
United States Pokémon Blue When it targets an enemy, it charges furiously while whipping its body with its long tails.
Japan Pokémon Stadium おおきなからだを じぶんの しっぽで むちうちながら とっしん してくる。 しかし まっすぐにしか すすめない。
United States Pokémon Stadium Charges while whipping its hefty body with its tails. Although powerful, it can charge only in a straight line.
United States Pokémon Yellow A rowdy Pokemon with a lot of stamina. Once running, it won't stop until it hits something.
United States Pokémon Gold They fight each other by locking horns. The herd's protector takes pride in its battle-scarred horns.
United States Pokémon Silver After heightening its will to fight by whipping itself with its three tails, it charges at full speed.
United States Pokémon Ruby This Pokemon is not satisfied unless it is rampaging at all times. If there is no opponent for Tauros to battle, it will charge at thick trees and knock them down to calm itself.
United States Pokémon Sapphire This POKeMON is not satisfied unless it is rampaging at all times. If there is no opponent for TAUROS to battle, it will charge at thick trees and knock them down to calm itself.
United States Pokémon Emerald It is not satisfied unless it is rampaging at all times. If there is no opponent for TAUROS to battle, it will charge at thick trees and knock them down to calm itself.
United States Pokémon FireRed When it is about to TACKLE, it whips its body repeatedly with its three long tails.
United States Pokémon LeafGreen When it targets an enemy, it charges furiously while whipping its body with its long tails.
United States Pokémon Pearl Once it takes aim at its foe, it makes a headlong charge. It is famous for its violent nature.
United States Pokémon Diamond Once it takes aim at its foe, it makes a headlong charge. It is famous for its violent nature.
United States Pokémon Platinum Once it takes aim at its foe, it makes a headlong charge. It is famous for its violent nature.
United States Pokémon HeartGold They fight each other by locking horns. The herd’s protector takes pride in its battle-scarred horns.
United States Pokémon SoulSilver After heightening its will to fight by whipping itself with its three tails, it charges at full speed.
United States Pokémon White Once it takes aim at its foe, it makes a headlong charge. It is famous for its violent nature.
Japan Pokémon White えものに ねらいを さだめると いっちょくせんに とっしんする。 あらっぽい せいかくで ゆうめい。
United States Pokémon Black Once it takes aim at its foe, it makes a headlong charge. It is famous for its violent nature.
Japan Pokémon Black えものに ねらいを さだめると いっちょくせんに とっしんする。 あらっぽい せいかくで ゆうめい。
United States Pokémon Black 2 Once it takes aim at its foe, it makes a headlong charge. It is famous for its violent nature.
Japan Pokémon Black 2 えものに ねらいを さだめると いっちょくせんに とっしんする。 あらっぽい せいかくで ゆうめい。
United States Pokémon White 2 Once it takes aim at its foe, it makes a headlong charge. It is famous for its violent nature.
Japan Pokémon White 2 えものに ねらいを さだめると いっちょくせんに とっしんする。 あらっぽい せいかくで ゆうめい。
South Korea Pokémon Y 몸통박치기로 공격해 올 때 3개의 꼬리로 자신의 몸을 가차 없이 때린다.
Italy Pokémon Y Prima di usare Azione si frusta il corpo ripetutamente con le tre lunghe code.
Spain Pokémon Y Cuando va a usar Placaje, se azota repetidas veces con las tres colas que tiene.
France Pokémon X Après s’être fouetté avec ses trois queues pour augmenter son agressivité, il charge.
France Pokémon Y Juste avant d’utiliser Charge, ce Pokémon agite frénétiquement ses trois grandes queues.
Germany Pokémon Y Wenn es Tackle einsetzt, geißelt es mit seinen drei Schwänzen wiederholt seinen Körper.
Japan Pokémon Y たいあたりしてくるとき 3ぼんの しっぽで じぶんの からだを ピシピシと たたく。
South Korea Pokémon X 3개의 꼬리로 자신을 때려서 투지가 끓어오르면 전속력으로 돌진해온다.
Italy Pokémon X Prima si frusta con le tre code per caricarsi, poi parte all’attacco a tutta velocità.
Spain Pokémon X Después de animarse a luchar fustigándose con sus tres colas, carga a toda velocidad.
Germany Pokémon X Es kämpft mit vollem Einsatz, nachdem es sich mit seinen drei Schweifen auspeitschte, um sich anzustacheln.
Japan Pokémon X 3ぼんのしっぽで じぶんを たたき たたかう きもちを たかめると ぜんそくりょくで つっこんでくる。
United States Pokémon X After heightening its will to fight by whipping itself with its three tails, it charges at full speed.
United States Pokémon Y When it is about to tackle, it whips its body repeatedly with its three long tails.
Italy Pokémon Omega Ruby Questo Pokémon è molto insofferente e sempre alla ricerca della rissa. Se non trova un avversario con cui lottare, Tauros si lancia contro grossi tronchi per abbatterli e calmarsi.
South Korea Pokémon Alpha Sapphire 항상 날뛰지 않으면 성에 차지 않는다. 싸울 상대가 없을 때는 큰 나무를 들이받아 쓰러트리고 맘을 가라앉힌다.
Italy Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Questo Pokémon è molto insofferente e sempre alla ricerca della rissa. Se non trova un avversario con cui lottare, Tauros si lancia contro grossi tronchi per abbatterli e calmarsi.
Spain Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Este Pokémon no está contento a menos que esté continuamente de aquí para allá. Si no hay rival que luche contra Tauros, se estampa contra árboles grandes para calmarse y los embiste para echarlos abajo.
France Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Ce Pokémon n’est pas satisfait s’il ne détruit pas tout sur son passage. Lorsque Tauros ne trouve pas d’adversaire, il se rue sur de gros arbres et les déracine pour passer ses nerfs.
Germany Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Dieses Pokémon ist nur zufrieden, wenn es kämpfen kann. Wenn Tauros keinen Gegner findet, sucht es sich robuste Bäume und haut sie um, um sich abzureagieren.
Japan Pokémon Alpha Sapphire いつも あばれて いないと きが すまない。 たたかう あいてが いない ときは たいぼくに ぶちあたり なぎたおす ことで きを しずめる。
United States Pokémon Alpha Sapphire This Pokémon is not satisfied unless it is rampaging at all times. If there is no opponent for Tauros to battle, it will charge at thick trees and knock them down to calm itself.
South Korea Pokémon Omega Ruby 항상 날뛰지 않으면 성에 차지 않는다. 싸울 상대가 없을 때는 큰 나무를 들이받아 쓰러트리고 맘을 가라앉힌다.
Spain Pokémon Omega Ruby Este Pokémon no está contento a menos que esté continuamente de aquí para allá. Si no hay rival que luche contra Tauros, se estampa contra árboles grandes para calmarse y los embiste para echarlos abajo.
France Pokémon Omega Ruby Ce Pokémon n’est pas satisfait s’il ne détruit pas tout sur son passage. Lorsque Tauros ne trouve pas d’adversaire, il se rue sur de gros arbres et les déracine pour passer ses nerfs.
Germany Pokémon Omega Ruby Dieses Pokémon ist nur zufrieden, wenn es kämpfen kann. Wenn Tauros keinen Gegner findet, sucht es sich robuste Bäume und haut sie um, um sich abzureagieren.
Japan Pokémon Omega Ruby いつも あばれて いないと きが すまない。 たたかう あいてが いない ときは たいぼくに ぶちあたり なぎたおす ことで きを しずめる。
United States Pokémon Omega Ruby This Pokémon is not satisfied unless it is rampaging at all times. If there is no opponent for Tauros to battle, it will charge at thick trees and knock them down to calm itself.
United States Pokémon Sun Historically, people in areas all over the world have ridden Tauros, but the practice is said to have started in Alola.
United States Pokémon Moon Although it’s known to be a fierce Pokémon, Tauros in the Alola region are said to possess a measure of calmness.
United States Pokémon Sword
United States Pokémon Shield

Sprite List

Gen/Game Normal Shiny
First Generation
Red and Green (Japan) Back Picture Front Picture
Back Picture Front Picture
Red and Blue (US) Back Picture Front Picture
Back Picture Front Picture
Yellow Back Picture Front Picture
Back Picture Front Picture
Back Picture Front Picture
Second Generation
Gold Back Picture Front Picture Back Picture Front Picture
Silver Back Picture Front Picture Back Picture Front Picture
Crystal Back Picture Front Picture Front Picture Back Picture Front Picture Front Picture
Third Generation
Ruby/Sapphire Back Picture Front Picture Back Picture Front Picture
Emerald Front Picture Front Picture Front Picture Front Picture Front Picture Front Picture
Fire Red / Leaf Green Back Picture Front Picture Back Picture Front Picture
Fourth Generation
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Fifth Generation
Black/White anim anim
Sixth & Seventh Generation
XY
Sun/Moon

anim anim

anim anim
Eighth Generation
Sword/Shield shiny

Character Appearances

Character Thumbnail
  • United States Ash's Tauros
  • Japan サトシのケンタロス
  • Japan Satoshi no Kentauros
  • Japan Satoshi's Kentauros
Character Thumbnail
  • United States Mandarin Island Trainer's Tauros
  • Japan キンカン島教師のケンタロス
  • Japan Kinkan Island Kyōshi no Kentauros
  • Japan Kinkan Island Teacher's Kentauros
Character Thumbnail
  • United States Ethan's Tauros
  • Japan フォードのケンタロス
  • Japan Ford no Kentauros
  • Japan Ford's Kentauros
Character Thumbnail
  • United States Fernando's Tauros
  • Japan ミツジのケンタロス
  • Japan Mitsuji no Kentauros
  • Japan Mitsuji's Kentauros
Character Thumbnail
  • United States Hayden's Tauros
  • Japan ハシバのケンタロス
  • Japan Hashiba no Kentauros
  • Japan Hashiba's Kentauros

Episode Appearances

Ep # Title
SL 33
SL 35
SL 45
SL 47
SL 67
SL 71
OI 4
OI 19
OI 21
OI 31
OI 32
OI 35
OI 36
GS 29
GS 30
GS 44
GS 50
GS 53
GS 112
GS 117
GS 153
AG 11
AG 107
AG 134
AG 170
PC 12
PC 14
DP 51
Movie 1
Movie 2
Movie 7
Movie 11
SPH 12
DP 91
Movie 12
DP 140
PS 280
PS 281
SP 4
BW 56
Movie 15
BWS2DA 20
XYZ 6
XYZ 7
SM 1
SM 2
SM 9
Movie 20
SM 11
SM 24
SM 30
SM 31
SM 33
SM 42
SM 68
SM 70
SM 90
Movie 22
SM 129
PM2019 1
PM2019 21
PM2019 61
PM2019 68
PM2019 114
PM2019 118

TCG Cards

#47: Tauros
Rarity
Uncommon
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
Resistance
Type
-30
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy
#64: Blaine's Tauros
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
70
Weakness
Type
Resistance
Type
-30
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy
#65: Tauros
Rarity
Uncommon
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
Resistance
Type
-30
#133: Tauros
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
70
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy
#16: Tauros
Rarity
Rare
Type
Type
HP
70
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy
#5: Tauros
Rarity
Rare
Type
Type
HP
70
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy
#12: Tauros
Rarity
Rare
Type
Type
HP
70
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy
#74: Tauros
Rarity
Uncommon
Type
Type
HP
80
Weakness
Type
+20
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy
#98: Tauros
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
70
Weakness
Type
+10
Retreat Cost
Energy
#41: Tauros
Rarity
Uncommon
Type
Type
HP
90
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy
#100: Tauros
Rarity
Rare
Type
Type
HP
110
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy
#57: Tauros
Rarity
Rare
Type
Type
HP
110
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy
#100: Tauros GX
Rarity
Rare Holo gx
Type
Type
HP
180
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy Energy
#144: Tauros GX
Rarity
Rare Holo gx
Type
Type
HP
180
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy Energy
#156: Tauros GX
Rarity
Secret
Type
Type
HP
180
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy Energy

Event Pokemon

Title
Pokémon XD - Michael's Tauros
Country: United States
Pokémon: Thumbanil Tauros
Started: 2005-10-03
Ended: 0000-00-00
Pokémon Center: Catch 'Em All Event #3 - Kentauros
Country: Japan
Pokémon: Thumbanil Tauros
Started: 2006-01-14
Ended: 2006-01-29
Pokémon Trade and Battle Day - Tauros
Country: United States
Pokémon: Thumbanil Tauros
Started: 2004-09-25
Ended: 0000-00-00
Note: Move names that have a colored checkmark beside the name receive a Same Type Attack Bonus (STAB) when used by this Pokémon

Level Up Moves

Tackle
Type Icon Physical 35 40 100 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Tail Whip
Type Icon Status 30 100 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 1 4 4 4 4 28 28
Rage
Type Icon Physical 20 20 100 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 8 8 8 8 44 44
Horn Attack
Type Icon Physical 25 65 100 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 13 13 13 13
Scary Face
Type Icon Status 10 100 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 13 19 19 19 19
Pursuit Type Icon Physical 20 40 100 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 19 26 26 26 26
Rest Type Icon Status 10 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 34 34 34 34 34
Stomp
Type Icon Physical 20 65 100 21 21
Payback Type Icon Physical 10 50 100 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24
Swagger
Type Icon Status 15 85 48 48 48 48 48 48 41 41 41 26
Work Up
Type Icon Status 30 29 29 29 29 29 29
Zen Headbutt Type Icon Physical 15 80 90 41 35 35 35 35 35 29 29 29
Leer
Type Icon Status 30 100 35 35
Take Down
Type Icon Physical 20 90 85 35 41 41 41 41 41 35 35 35 53 53 53 53 53 51 51
Thrash
Type Icon Physical 10 120 100 55 50 50 50 55 55 48 48 48 43 43 43 43 43
Giga Impact
Type Icon Physical 5 150 90 71 63 63 63 63 63 55 55 55
Double-Edge
Type Icon Physical 15 120 100 63

TM/HM Moves

Confide
Type Icon Status 20
Work Up
Type Icon Status 30
Sunny Day Type Icon Status 5
Rain Dance Type Icon Status 5
Sleep Talk
Type Icon Status 10
Attract
Type Icon Status 15 100
Swagger
Type Icon Status 15 85
Sandstorm Type Icon Status 10
Protect
Type Icon Status 10
Substitute
Type Icon Status 10
Rest Type Icon Status 10
Double Team
Type Icon Status 15
Toxic Type Icon Status 10 90
Captivate
Type Icon Status 20 100
Endure
Type Icon Status 10
Curse Type Icon Status 10
Mimic
Type Icon Status 10
Smart Strike Type Icon Physical 10 70
Wild Charge Type Icon Physical 15 90 100
Bulldoze Type Icon Physical 20 60 100
Stone Edge Type Icon Physical 5 100 80
Giga Impact
Type Icon Physical 5 150 90
Payback Type Icon Physical 10 50 100
Rock Tomb Type Icon Physical 15 60 95
Facade
Type Icon Physical 20 70 100
Frustration
Type Icon Physical 20 100
Return
Type Icon Physical 20 100
Rock Slide Type Icon Physical 10 75 90
Earthquake Type Icon Physical 10 100 100
Retaliate
Type Icon Physical 5 70 100
Secret Power
Type Icon Physical 20 70 100
Rock Smash Type Icon Physical 15 40 100
Strength
Type Icon Physical 15 80 100
Rock Climb
Type Icon Physical 20 90 85
Natural Gift
Type Icon Physical 15 100
Iron Tail Type Icon Physical 15 100 75
Headbutt
Type Icon Physical 15 70 100
Skull Bash
Type Icon Physical 10 130 100
Bide
Type Icon Physical 10
Rage
Type Icon Physical 20 20 100
Fissure Type Icon Physical 5 30
Double-Edge
Type Icon Physical 15 120 100
Take Down
Type Icon Physical 20 90 85
Body Slam
Type Icon Physical 15 85 100
Horn Drill
Type Icon Physical 5 30
Round
Type Icon Special 15 60 100
Hidden Power
Type Icon Special 15 60 100
Fire Blast Type Icon Special 5 110 85
Thunder Type Icon Special 10 110 70
Thunderbolt Type Icon Special 15 90 100
Solar Beam Type Icon Special 10 120 100
Hyper Beam
Type Icon Special 5 150 90
Blizzard Type Icon Special 5 110 70
Ice Beam Type Icon Special 10 90 100
Surf Type Icon Special 15 90 100
Flamethrower Type Icon Special 15 90 100
Incinerate Type Icon Special 15 60 100
Water Pulse Type Icon Special 20 60 100
Shock Wave Type Icon Special 20 60
Whirlpool Type Icon Special 15 35 85
Icy Wind Type Icon Special 15 55 95
Zap Cannon Type Icon Special 5 120 50
Snore
Type Icon Special 15 50 100

Egg Moves

No egg moves found

Move Tutors

Role Play Type Icon Status 10
Helping Hand
Type Icon Status 20
Spite Type Icon Status 10 100
Sleep Talk
Type Icon Status 10
Magic Coat Type Icon Status 15
Substitute
Type Icon Status 10
Mimic
Type Icon Status 10
Swagger
Type Icon Status 15 85
Endure
Type Icon Status 10
Iron Head Type Icon Physical 15 80 100
Zen Headbutt Type Icon Physical 15 80 90
Endeavor
Type Icon Physical 5 100
Iron Tail Type Icon Physical 15 100 75
Outrage Type Icon Physical 10 120 100
Headbutt
Type Icon Physical 15 70 100
Double-Edge
Type Icon Physical 15 120 100
Body Slam
Type Icon Physical 15 85 100
Water Pulse Type Icon Special 20 60 100
Shock Wave Type Icon Special 20 60
Uproar
Type Icon Special 10 90 100
Icy Wind Type Icon Special 15 55 95
Snore
Type Icon Special 15 50 100
Thunderbolt Type Icon Special 15 90 100
Ice Beam Type Icon Special 10 90 100
Flamethrower Type Icon Special 15 90 100