Basalt are a rock golem species from the planet Andesite.
Basalt appear to be large, yellow crystalline-like rock monsters.
Powers and abilitiesEdit
Andesite may be a dangerous place for Humans, but Basalt are very skilled at adapting to their environment.
Basalt possess superhuman strength, which is good for crushing and pummeling objects.
Basalt possess terrakinesis, being able to generate and manipulate earthquakes.
Basalt are cumbersome and are neither very fast nor agile.
Water is dangerous to Basalt, as it will gradually erode and weaken their body. Additionally, Basalt cannot swim and will sink like a stone.
- The Omnitrix's Basalt representative is named Rocks, who first appeared in the live-action stage production Ben 10: Power of the Omnitrix. Despite having never appeared on-screen, it is confirmed that he has been unlocked and used off-screen during Omniverse.
- The name of this species comes from a type of igneous rock.
- A Basalt's powers share some similarities with the Mortal Kombat character Tremor.
- It is confirmed that the Omnitrix from the Ben 10 reboot contains Basalt DNA. Therefore, Rocks is one of the countless aliens whose DNA pod was glimpsed in the episode "Innervasion Part 5: High Override".