Primal dialga

Shiny Dialga

A legendary Pokémon of Sinnoh. It is said that time flows when Dialga's heart beats.
~ Pokédex, Pokémon Platinum


Dialga is a Dragon/Steel-type Pokémon and a member of Sinnoh's Creation Trio, being the Master of Time. Time is said to flow for as long as Dialga's heart beats, and it is often treated as a deity in the Sinnoh region for its immense power.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 2-B

Name: Dialga

Origin: Pokémon Diamond and Pearl

Gender: Genderless  

Age: As old as time and creation

Classification: Legendary Pokémon, Temporal Pokémon, Time, Master of Time, Guardian of Time, God Pokémon, the Embodiment of Time

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Higher-Dimensional Existence, Abstract Existence (Type 3; Conceptual Embodiment of Time), Avatar Creation, Immortality (Types 1), Dimensional Travel, Large Size (Type 9), Self-Sustenance (Types 1, 2 and 3), Cosmic Awareness, Metal Manipulation, Invulnerability, Flight, Telekinesis, Telepathy, Attack Reflection (Via Metal Burst), Transmutation, Metal Manipulation, Energy Manipulation, Elemental Manipulation, Reality Warping, Time Manipulation and Travel, Nigh-Omnipresence (4-D, said to be Time that makes up the World), Forcefields, Teleportation, Morality Manipulation, Spatial Manipulation, Life Manipulation,Resurrection, Statistics Amplification, Status Effect Inducement, Temporal BFR, Existence Erasure, Explosion Manipulation, Aura, Sealing, Creation (Helped create time and the multiverse), Resistance to Spatial Manipulation, Mind Manipulation (It requires all three of the Lake Trio to sate Dialga; any less won’t work), Plant Manipulation, Water Manipulation, Air Manipulation, Electricity Manipulation, Metal Manipulation, and Telekinesis, Matter Manipulation, Age Manipulation, Can nullify any form of healing or regeneration with Heal Block (It has been shown to be effective up to Mid-High Regen), Non-Corporeality in its avatar

Attack Potency: Multiverse level (Its birth made time begin to flow. Is a good amount stronger than Darkrai, even with Palkia fighting it and drawing its attention. Aided in the creation of the multiverse, which contains an untold number of universes. For instance, certain universe's versions of the Kalos region contain a Reflection Cave. The mirrors in this cave each lead to other universes, each with their own versions of Reflection Cave with more mirrors leading to more universes, and so on. Equal to Palkia.)

Speed: Infinite in its avatar (Fought Palkia in shattered space-time), Nigh-Omnipresent in its true form (Exists throughout the entirety of time)

Lifting Strength: Immeasurable (Stated to embody the entirety of their dimension, which exists on a higher plane)

Striking Strength: Multiversal (Can damage Palkia with physical blows)

Durability: Multiverse level (Due to it being the embodiment of Time, is very difficult to kill. Can take hits from the other members of the Creation Trio)

Stamina: Limitless (Constantly fights Palkia and occasionally Giratina for extended periods of time)

Range: Extended melee range. Multiversal with attacks and abilities. (Its battle with Palkia could be felt from a different space between dimensions, its battle with Palkia and Giratina was destroying regions from Arceus's dimension)

Standard Equipment: Adamant Orb (A brightly gleaming orb to be held by Dialga. It boosts the power of Dragon- and Steel-type moves when it is held.)

Intelligence: Unknown. Possibly Nigh-Omniscient, as the embodiment of time.

Weaknesses: Dialga is weak to Ground and Fighting-based attacks.


Palkia and Dialga were creating a new universe and destroying the old one in the process.

Fought Palkia in torn space-time.

Can stabilize time with a mere heartbeat.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Roar of Time: Dialga can fire a blue beam from its mouth that is powerful enough to distort time itself.
  • Metal Burst: The user retaliates with much greater force against the opponent that last inflicted damage on it.
  • Tenacity: Contact with Dialga causes the attacker to flinch.
  • Hyper Beam: A powerful energy ball that Dialga can shoot with extreme force as a large beam.
  • Aura Sphere: Dialga can draw from its own Aura and fire a powerful energy sphere.
  • Draco Meteor: Dialga can create a shadow-like aura on its forehead that summons meteors to hit its opponents.
  • Protect: Dialga can project a virtually impenetrable force field that protects it from most attacks.
  • Time Warp: Being the Legendary Pokémon that rules over all of time, Dialga can control time. Examples include causing time loops, stopping time, time travel, and having multiple copies of itself exist at the same point in time. It is also capable of wiping things from space-time with this ability.

Respect Threads


Dialga's Fight To the Finish! - Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Explorers of Time & Darkness Music Extended

Dialga's Fight To the Finish! - Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Explorers of Time & Darkness Music Extended

Dialga's theme (Mystery Dungeon)


Notable Victories:

Asriel Dreemurr (Undertale) Asriel Dreemurr’s profile (Speed was equalized)

Notable Losses:

Xeno Goku (Dragon Ball Heroes) Xeno Goku's Profile (Speed was equalized and the battle took place in Dialga's realm)

Inconclusive Matches

Start a Discussion Discussions about Dialga

  • Roar of Time (possible new abilities)

    94 messages
    • Scratch that. Double checked to make sure and I was right.  [ Palkia's space warping erases the water sp...
    • Okay, so is somebody experienced willing to handle the changes?
  • Pokegods key addition

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    • In that case, it seems fair.
    • I've been wanting an Avatar key for a while now, its not really fair to keep the god pokemon avatar and the true self as one single key