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Exploud (Pokémon)

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Loudred #294: Loudred
Pokémon
#296: Makuhita Makuhita
Exploud
Loud Noise Pokémon
バクオング
Bakuong
#295
Exploud

Exploud

Exploud

Exploud
Images on the Bulbagarden Archives
Type
Normal Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Blue-Striped
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Abilities
Soundproof Cacophony
Cacophony
Scrappy
Hidden Ability

Hidden Ability

Mega Exploud

Mega Exploud Y
Gender ratio
Unknown
50% male, 50% female
Catch rate
45 (5.9%)
Breeding
Egg Groups
Monster and Field
Hatch time
5355 - 5609 steps
Height
4'11" 1.5 m
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0'0" 0 m
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0'0" 0 m
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0'0" 0 m
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Weight
185.2 lbs. 84.0 kg
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0 lbs. 0 kg
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0 lbs. 0 kg
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0 lbs. 0 kg
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Mega Stone
{{{mega}}} {{{mega2}}}
Regional numbers
Pokédex
#295
Kanto
#000
Johto
#047
Hoenn
#000
Sinnoh

Unova
Central
#142
Kalos
Not in any regional Pokédex
Browser
R-178
Fiore
R-000
Almia

Oblivia
Not in any Browser
Base experience yield
184
Gen. III-IV
Unknown
IV
216
V+
Leveling rate
Medium Slow
EV yield
Total: 3
3
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
Body style
Body06.png BodyUnknown.png
{{{forme2}}}
Footprint
F295.png None.png
{{{forme2}}}
Pokédex color
Blue
Base friendship
70
External Links

Exploud (Japanese: バクオング Bakuong) is a Normal-type Pokémon.

It evolves from Loudred starting at level 40. It is the final form of Whismur.

Biology

Exploud is a large blue bipedal Pokémon with a large mouth. It has two peg-like teeth on each jaw. It has protruding tubes with holes along its body: seven along the crest on its head, four on its elbows and knees, two along its back, and two on the end of its two tails. These holes serve to suck in air to increase its noise-based attacks and to make noise itself. The holes along its head-crest and tails are tipped with yellow, and the holes along its back have yellow semicircular patterns at the sides. Its red eyes also add on to its look of intimidation. There is a semicircle on its belly, which is rarely seen due to its giant mouth. Its arms have three thin stripes below its elbow and three fingers. Each foot has four claws, three in the front and one in the back, and a yellow paw pad.

Exploud's bellowing is capable of triggering earthquakes and can be heard from over six miles away. It only raises its voice when it is in battle. It communicates its feelings to others by producing whistle-like sounds. It lives in caves.

In the anime

Exploud in the anime

Major appearances

Guy's Loudred evolved into Exploud in Exploud and Clear. After it evolved, it disobeyed and then left its Trainer. Later in the episode, Team Rocket tried to kidnap the Exploud and Guy tried to stop them from capturing it. When the Exploud saw what Guy was doing for it, the Exploud began to listen to him once again.

In Lights, Camerupt, Action! an Exploud played the role of a villain in a movie that Elijah and his Camerupt were delivering to a small village.

An Exploud made an appearance in Pikachu's Island Adventure along with a Hariyama. Both were members of a gang led by Meowth.

An Exploud appeared in Team Rocket's Shocking Recruit!.

Minor appearances

In Team Shocker! an Exploud was briefly seen in the performance stage of the Solaceon Contest.

In Barry's Busting Out All Over!, Dawn remembered that Barry sang a duet with an Exploud at Twinleaf Town's annual festival.

An Exploud appeared in XY019, in which it was being possessed by Malamar.

Pokédex entries

Episode Pokémon Source Entry
AG066 Exploud May's Pokédex Exploud, the Loud Noise Pokémon. Exploud is able to incite Earthquakes with its powerful voice. Once it sucks in air through the holes all over its body, a loud attack is sure to follow.
This concludes the entries from the Advanced Generation series.
Episode Pokémon Source Entry
BW139 Exploud Ash's Pokédex Exploud, the Loud Noise Pokémon. Exploud can produce a wide variety of sounds, which are so loud they can be heard more than six miles away.
This concludes the entries from the Best Wishes series.

In the manga

Exploud (middle) in Pokémon Adventures

In the Arceus and the Jewel of Life manga

In the manga adaption for Arceus and the Jewel of Life, Marcus owned an Exploud and along with his other Pokémon, he used them to attack and weaken Arceus.

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

In Pokémon Adventures, two Loudred and an Exploud were called by the Whismur that were disturbed by Team Magma's attack at Rusturf Tunnel. They disbanded the troublemakers using Hyper Voice.

In the TCG

Main article: Exploud (TCG)

Game data

Pokédex entries

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation III.
Generation I
Red {{{redbluedex}}}
Blue
Yellow {{{yellowdex}}}
Stadium {{{stadiumdex}}}
Generation II
Gold {{{golddex}}}
Silver {{{silverdex}}}
Crystal {{{crystaldex}}}
Stadium 2 Unknown
Generation III
Ruby Exploud triggers earthquakes with the tremors it creates by bellowing. If this Pokémon violently inhales from the ports on its body, it's a sign that it is preparing to let loose a huge bellow.
Sapphire Exploud communicates its feelings to others by emitting whistle-like sounds from the tubes of its body. This Pokémon only raises its voice when it is in battle.
Emerald It has sound-generating organs all over its body. It communicates with others by adjusting the tone and volume of the cries it emits.
FireRed It emits a variety of sounds from the holes all over its body. Its loud cries can be heard from over six miles away.
LeafGreen
Generation IV
Diamond Its howls can be heard over six miles away. It emits all sorts of noises from the ports on its body.
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold Its roar in battle shakes the ground like a tremor--or like an earthquake has struck.
SoulSilver
Generation V
Black Its howls can be heard over six miles away. It emits all sorts of noises from the ports on its body.
White
Black 2 Its howls can be heard over six miles away. It emits all sorts of noises from the ports on its body.
White 2
Generation VI
X Its howls can be heard over six miles away. It emits all sorts of noises from the ports on its body.
Y Its roar in battle shakes the ground like a tremor--or like an earthquake has struck.

Game locations

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation III.
Generation I
Red Blue
None Trade
Blue (Japan)
None Trade
Yellow
None Trade
Generation II
Gold Silver
None Trade
Crystal
None Trade
Generation III
Ruby Sapphire
None Evolve Loudred
Emerald
None Evolve Loudred
FireRed LeafGreen
None Trade
Colosseum
None Trade
XD
None Trade
Generation IV
Diamond Pearl
None Evolve Loudred
Platinum
None Evolve Loudred
HeartGold SoulSilver
None Evolve Loudred
Pal Park
Mountain
Pokéwalker
None
Generation V
Black White
None Evolve Loudred (White only)
Black 2 White 2
None Trade
Dream World
None
Generation VI
X Y
None Evolve Loudred


In side games

Game Location
Pokémon Trozei! Endless Level 54
Forever Level 4
Pair Trozei
Mr. Who's Den
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
Red/Blue Rescue Team
Evolve from Loudred
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
Explorers of Time/Darkness
Concealed Ruins (B16F-B29F)
World Abyss (B18F-B29F)
Pokémon Ranger Panula Cave
Pokémon Rumble Blast Cave: Rugged Flats

In events

Games Event Language Location Level Distribution period
RS Monster Week 2 Exploud English United States 50 October 25 to 31, 2003
RS Monster Week 2 Exploud English United States 100 October 25 to 31, 2003

Stats

Base stats

Generation III-V
Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 104
164 - 211 318 - 412
Attack: 91
86 - 157 168 - 309
Defense: 63
61 - 126 117 - 247
Sp.Atk: 91
86 - 157 168 - 309
Sp.Def: 63
61 - 126 117 - 247
Speed: 68
65 - 132 126 - 258
Total: 480   Other Pokémon with this total  
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and a hindering nature, if applicable.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and a helpful nature, if applicable.


Generation VI
Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 104
164 - 211 318 - 412
Attack: 91
86 - 157 168 - 309
Defense: 63
61 - 126 117 - 247
Sp.Atk: 91
86 - 157 168 - 309
Sp.Def: 73
70 - 137 135 - 269
Speed: 68
65 - 132 126 - 258
Total: 490   Other Pokémon with this total  
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and a hindering nature, if applicable.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and a helpful nature, if applicable.


Pokéathlon stats

Speed
3/3 ★★★
Power
4/4 ★★★★
Skill
4/4 ★★★★
Stamina
4/5 ★★★★
Jump
2/2 ★★
Total
17/18 ★★★

Type effectiveness

Under normal battle conditions in Generation VI, this Pokémon is:
Damaged
normally by:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Notes:

Learnset

By leveling up

Generation VI
Other generations:
III - IV - V
 Level   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
00Start Boomburst Normal Special 140140 100100% 10
00Start Ice Fang Ice Physical 06565 09595% 15
00Start Fire Fang Fire Physical 06565 09595% 15
00Start Thunder Fang Electric Physical 06565 09595% 15
00Start Pound Normal Physical 04040 100100% 35
00Start Uproar Normal Special 09090 100100% 10
00Start Astonish Ghost Physical 03030 100100% 15
00Start Howl Normal Status 0000 —% 40
055 Uproar Normal Special 09090 100100% 10
1111 Astonish Ghost Physical 03030 100100% 15
1515 Howl Normal Status 0000 —% 40
2020 Bite Dark Physical 06060 100100% 25
2323 Supersonic Normal Status 0000 05555% 20
2929 Stomp Normal Physical 06565 100100% 20
3737 Screech Normal Status 0000 08585% 40
4040 Crunch Dark Physical 08080 100100% 15
4545 Roar Normal Status 0000 —% 20
5555 Synchronoise Psychic Special 120120 100100% 15
5555 Rest Psychic Status 0000 —% 10
6363 Sleep Talk Normal Status 0000 —% 10
7171 Hyper Voice Normal Special 09090 100100% 10
7979 Hyper Beam Normal Special 150150 09090% 5
8585 Boomburst Normal Special 140140 100100% 10
  • A level of "Start" indicates a move that will be known by a Exploud obtained at level 1 in Generation VI
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Exploud
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Exploud
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see level-up moves from other generations

By TM/HM

Generation VI
Other generations:
III - IV - V
 TM   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM05 Roar Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic Poison Status 0000 090}}90% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM11 Sunny Day Fire Status 0000 —}}—% 5
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM12 Taunt Dark Status 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM13 Ice Beam Ice Special 09090 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM14 Blizzard Ice Special 110110 070}}70% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM15 Hyper Beam Normal Special 150150 090}}90% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM17 Protect Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM18 Rain Dance Water Status 0000 —}}—% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM22 Solar Beam Grass Special 120120 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM23 Smack Down Rock Physical 05050 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM26 Earthquake Ground Physical 100100 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost Special 08080 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM31 Brick Break Fighting Physical 07575 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM35 Flamethrower Fire Special 09090 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM38 Fire Blast Fire Special 110110 085}}85% 5
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM39 Rock Tomb Rock Physical 06060 095}}95% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM41 Torment Dark Status 0000 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM42 Facade Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM44 Rest Psychic Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM45 Attract Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM48 Round Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM49 Echoed Voice Normal Special 04040 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM50 Overheat Fire Special 130130 090}}90% 5
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM52 Focus Blast Fighting Special 120120 070}}70% 5
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM56 Fling Dark Physical 0000 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM59 Incinerate Fire Special 06060 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM67 Retaliate Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM68 Giga Impact Normal Physical 150150 090}}90% 5
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM78 Bulldoze Ground Physical 06060 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM80 Rock Slide Rock Physical 07575 090}}90% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger Normal Status 0000 090}}90% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM88 Sleep Talk Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM94 Rock Smash Fighting Physical 04040 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM98 Power-Up Punch Fighting Physical 04040 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM100 Confide Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 20
Bag HM Water Sprite.png HM03 Surf Water Special 09090 100}}100% 15
Bag HM Normal Sprite.png HM04 Strength Normal Physical 08080 100}}100% 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Exploud
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Exploud
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see TM moves from other generations

By breeding

Generation VI
Other generations:
III - IV - V
 Parent   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
PanchamPangoro Circle Throw Fighting Physical 60 90% 10
EspurrSylveon Disarming Voice Fairy Special 40 —% 15
RhydonRhyperiorUrsaringSlakingEmboarDarmanitan
ChesnaughtDiggersbyPangoro
Hammer Arm Fighting Physical 100 90% 10
  • Moves marked with an asterisk (*) must be chain bred onto Exploud in Generation VI
  • Moves marked with a double dagger (‡) can only be bred from a Pokémon who learned the move in an earlier generation.
  • Moves marked with a superscript game abbreviation can only be bred onto Exploud in that game.
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Exploud
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Exploud
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see Egg moves from other generations

By tutoring

Generation VI
Other generations:
III - IV - V
 Game   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
This Pokémon learns no moves by tutoring.
  • A black or white abbreviation in a colored box indicates that Exploud can be tutored the move in that game
  • A colored abbreviation in a white box indicates that Exploud cannot be tutored the move in that game
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Exploud
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Exploud
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see Move Tutor moves from other generations

By a prior evolution

Generation VI
Other generations:
III - IV - V
 Stage   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
This Pokémon has no moves exclusive to prior evolutions.
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Exploud
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Exploud
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see moves from other generations

Side game data

Pokémon Pinball
 N/A 
Not available
Pokémon Pinball RS
 PinRS295.png 
Acquisition: Evolve
Pokémon Trozei!
 Trozeiani295.gif 
Rarity: Rare
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team
MDP295.png Body size: 1
Recruit rate: Evolve
Friend Area: Echo Cave
Phrases
51%-100% HP When I'm feeling good, my voice gets loud!
26%-50% HP Looks like only half my HP's still left.
1%-25% HP This is the end... I can't even raise my voice...
Level up All right! Leveled up! Let me let loose with a good bellow!
Partner phrases
51%-100% HP <name>, my HP is between 51% and 100%.
26%-50% HP <name>, my HP is between 26% and 50%.
1%-25% HP <name>, my HP is between 1% and 25%.
Level up All right! Leveled up! Let me let loose with a good bellow!
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness
,
and Explorers of Sky
MDP295.png Body size: 1
Recruit rate: -12%
IQ group: B
Pokémon Ranger
Group:  Normal  Poké Assist: None Field move: None
Loops: 14 Min. exp.: 86 Max. exp.: 116
Browser entry  
Exploud creates an earsplitting racket that makes it impossible to do anything.
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia
Group:  Normal  Poké Assist: None Field move: None
Browser entry  
This Pokémon does not have a browser entry.
Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs
Group: Poké Assist: Field move:
 Normal  None Past
Electric Assist.png
( Normal )
None Past
Electrify 1 field move.png
(Electrify ×1)
Browser entry  
This Pokémon does not have a browser entry.
N/A Not
Available
Defense
Speed
N/A Not
Available
Defense
Speed
Attack ●●●
Defense ●●
Speed ●●●
Attack Not
Available
Defense
Speed
Attack Not
Available
Defense
Speed
Attack Not
Available
Defense
Speed
PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure
None.png PokéPark Pad entry:
This Pokémon has no PokéPark Pad entry.
PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond
None.png Strong: {{{Park2strong}}} Weak: {{{Park2weak}}}
PokéPark Pad entry:
This Pokémon has no PokéPark Pad entry.
None.png HP: Move: {{{ConquestMove}}}
Attack: Ability 1: {{{ConquestAbility1}}}
Defense: Ability 2: {{{ConquestAbility2}}}
Speed: Ability 3: {{{ConquestAbility3}}}
Does not evolve.
Range: 0 Perfect Links: {{{ConquestLink}}}

Evolution

293Whismur.png
Unevolved
Whismur
 Normal 
Rare Candy
Level 20
294Loudred.png
First evolution
Loudred
 Normal 
Rare Candy
Level 40
295Exploud.png
Second evolution
Exploud
 Normal 

Sprites

Gen Game
I Red Blue Yellow Red (Ja) Green Back
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation I.
II Gold Silver Crystal   Back
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation II.
III Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
Spr 3r 295.png Spr 3e 295.gif Spr 3r 295.png Spr b 3r 295.png
Spr 3r 295 s.png Spr 3e 295 s.gif Spr 3r 295 s.png Spr b 3r 295 s.png
IV Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
Spr 4d 295.png Spr 4d 295.png Spr 4d 295.png Spr b 4d 295.png
Spr 4d 295 s.png Spr 4d 295 s.png Spr 4d 295 s.png Spr b 4d 295 s.png
V Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Spr 5b 295.png Spr 5b 295.png Spr b 5b 295.png
Spr 5b 295 s.png Spr 5b 295 s.png Spr b 5b 295 s.png
Exploud For other sprites and images, please see Exploud images on Bulbagarden Archives.

Trivia

  • Prior to Generation VI, Exploud's base stats are all 20 higher than its pre-evolution.

Origin

Exploud shares some features with a pipe organ, a musical instrument known for its loud volume.

Name origin

Exploud is a combination of explode and loud.

Bakuong may be a combination of 爆破 bakuha (blast or explosion) and 音楽 ongaku (music).

In other languages

Language Title Meaning
Japan Flag.png Japanese バクオング Bakuong From 爆破 bakuha and 音楽 ongaku
France Flag.png French Brouhabam From brouhaha, and the onomatopoeia bam
Spain Flag.png Spanish Exploud Same as English name
Germany Flag.png German Krawumms Literally Krawumms
Italy Flag.png Italian Exploud Same as English name
South Korea Flag.png Korean 폭음룡 Pok'eumryong From pok, eum and 룡/용 (龍) ryong/yong; literally "Explosive sound dragon"


External links

Loudred #294: Loudred
Pokémon
#296: Makuhita Makuhita


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