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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Kricketot

Kricketot
Cricket Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Kricketot is a Bug Type Cricket Pokémon, with a 33.3% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Kricketot can be found with Shed Skin as an Ability and has a Medium Slow growth rate with a 1 Defense EV Yield. We recommend the Bold Nature, based on 194 combined Base Stats.

Kricketot Stats and Abilities

Based on Kricketot Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Kricketot Highest IV Stat is Defense 41 and the Lowest being Attack 25.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
F
HP37184278
F
Attack2549163
F
Defense4178199
F
Special Attack2549163
F
Special Defense4178199
F
Speed2549163
F
Total194
Kricketot Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Bold
+10% Defense
-10% Attack
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Sour
Dislikes: Spicy
EV Yield1 Defense
Growth RateMedium Slow
Catch Rate255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsBug
Egg Cycles15 (3,599–3,855 steps)
Abilities Description
Shed Skin
Ability 1
The Pokémon may heal its own status problems.
Run Away
Hidden Ability
Run Away allows the bearer to flee a battle with a wild Pokémon without fail, even if the opposing Pokémon has used a move like Mean Look or Bind, or has an ability such as Arena Trap.

How To Evolve Kricketot in BDSP

Kricketot requires (Level 10) to evolve into Kricketune.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Kricketot
Level 10
Kricketune

Where To Find Kricketot in BDSP

Kricketot has 16 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Kricketot, within the Grassland Cave location using the Walking method.

Underground Pokemon Spawns
After you reach Check Points in the game progression NEW Pokemon will begin to spawn in the Grand Underground.
Start = Default spawns in the Grand Underground
Strength = After obtaining the TM96 Strength
Defog = After obtaining the TM97 Defog
7th Badge = After obtaining the Icicle Badge from Candice
Waterfall = After obtaining the TM99 Waterfall
National = After obtaining the National Pokedex.
World Pokemon Spawns
Interact = Limited to one
Common = 20% ~ 100%
Uncommon = 5% ~ 20%
Rare = 1% ~ 5%
= Morning Time
= Day Time
= Night Time
Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Valor Lakefront
5 - 1%
Kricketune
Lv. 21-22
Trophy Garden
5 - 1%
Kricketune
Lv. 16-17
Route 215
5 - 1%
Kricketune
Lv. 20-22
Route 214
5 - 1%
Kricketune
Lv. 24
Route 212
5 - 1%
Kricketune
Lv. 17-18
Route 210
5 - 1%
Kricketune
Lv. 18-19
Route 207
20 - 5%
Kricketot
Lv. 6
Route 206
20 - 5%
Kricketot
Lv. 14
Route 206
20 - 5%
Kricketune
Lv. 14
Route 204
20 - 5%
Kricketot
Lv. 6
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Route 203
20 - 5%
Kricketot
Lv. 4
Route 202
20 - 5%
Kricketot
Lv. 3-4
Sunlit Cavern
Start
Kricketot
Lv. 16-63
Still-Water Cavern
Start
Kricketot
Lv. 16-63
Spacious Cave
Start
Kricketot
Lv. 16-63
Riverbank Cave
Start
Kricketot
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
Start
Kricketot
Lv. 16-63

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Kricketot Weakness

Kricketot is a Bug Type pokemon. This will cause Kricketot to take More Damage from Flying, Rock, Fire Type Moves, and Less Damage from Fighting, Ground, Grass Type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Flying
Rock
Fire
0.5x
Less Damage
Fighting
Ground
Grass
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Kricketot Weak Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Lugia
S
Ho-Oh
S
Rayquaza
S
Dragonite
S
Tyranitar

What pokemon is Kricketot Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Groudon
S
Celebi
S
Garchomp
A
Swampert
A
Tangrowth
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Best Moves Kricketot in BDSP

Best Moveset for Kricketot Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
16
Bug Bite
Physical
90
100 20 Receives the effect from the opponent's held berry.
6
Struggle Bug
Special
75
100 20 Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
1
Pound
Physical
40
100 35
STAB: (Same Type Attack Bonus) When a Pokemon uses a Move Type that is the Same as the Pokemon's Type, it will receive a 50% Bonus to Power. Moves Affected by this Highlighted in
Red Text
.

Kricketot Level Up Moves

List of Moves Kricketot can learn by reaching higher levels in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.

Lvl Move Desc
1
Growl
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 40
Status

Lowers opponent's Attack.
1
Pound
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

6
Struggle Bug
Power:
75
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
16
Bug Bite
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Receives the effect from the opponent's held berry.
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