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Ursula's Gabite

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Ursula's Gabite
ウララのガバイト Urara's Gabite
Poké Ball
Ursula Gabite.png
Ursula's Gabite
Debuts in Another One Gabites the Dust!
Caught at Sinnoh
Gender Female
Ability Unknown
Current location With Ursula
Gabite
This Pokémon has not evolved.
Voice actor Japanese English
As Gabite Chie Satō

Ursula's Gabite (Japanese: ウララのガバイト Urara's Gabite) is Ursula's main Pokémon in the anime.

History

Gabite's rivalry with Dawn's Pachirisu

Gabite's first appearance was in Another One Gabites the Dust!, alongside her Trainer, Ursula. Gabite appears to share Ursula's bad attitude, happily stepping on Dawn's Pachirisu's Poffin and then developing a rivalry with it similar to the one between Dawn and Ursula. Gabite was present when Ursula was knocked out of the Wallace Cup.

During the Chocovine Contest, Gabite knocked Jessie out of the Contest by defeating Carnivine and then faced Pachirisu in the final. Gabite completely dominated the first half of the battle, however Dawn was able to win by whittling down Gabite's points by having Pachirisu dodge Gabite's attacks.

She appeared again in Yes in Dee Dee, It's Dawn! in the appeal of the Daybreak Town Contest with Jigglypuff, and thanks to the use of moves like Sand Tomb and Gyro Ball, they helped Ursula to pass the Appeal Round.

Gabite was used alongside Ursula's newly-evolved Flareon in Opposites Interact!, for the Top 32 battle round of the Sinnoh Grand Festival, another time against Dawn, her Pachirisu and Mamoswine. Gabite and Flareon seemed like they were going to win for most of the battle, however, Dawn perfected her Ice Chandelier combination and defeated them both.

Personality and characteristics

Ursula and her Gabite

Gabite shares many traits with her Trainer, Ursula, as evidenced in her debut episode when she developed a rivalry with Pachirisu after stepping on its Poffin. Their rivalry continued even when they went up against each other in the final round of the Chocovine contest.

Moves used

Ursula Gabite Dig.png
Using Dig
Ursula Gabite Aerial Ace.png
Using Aerial Ace
Move First Used In
Dragon Claw  Another One Gabites the Dust!
Aerial Ace Another One Gabites the Dust!
Stone Edge Another One Gabites the Dust!
Dragon Rage Another One Gabites the Dust!
Iron Tail Yes, in Dee Dee It's Dawn!
Sand Tomb Yes, in Dee Dee It's Dawn!
Sandstorm  Opposites Interact!
Double Team  Opposites Interact!
Dig  Opposites Interact!
A shows that the move was used recently, unless all moves fit this case or there are fewer than five known moves.

Moves improvised

The effects on Mamoswine
  • Scary Face Sandstorm First used in Opposites Interact! Gabite uses Sandstorm to create a cyclone. Flareon then uses Scary Face in the eye of the cyclone to make a frightening image in the sand.
  • Shadow Ball Barrage was first used against Dawn's Mamoswine and Pachirisu in Opposites Interact! Gabite digs a hole, Flareon then jumps in as well and comes up from behind, then Flareon uses Shadow Ball. Gabite can also surround her opponents with Double Team and Flareon uses Shadow Ball rapidly making it hard for the opponents to dodge.

Trivia

  • She is one of three rival's Pokémon to have been shown in a Double Performance appeal round and battle round, the others being Ursula's Flareon and Nando's Kricketune.
  • Gabite had new moves every time she appeared.

Related articles

For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Gabite.

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