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Azelf
Psychic Type
Willpower Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #227

Pokemon Legends Arceus Azelf is a Psychic Type Willpower Pokémon with a Slow growth rate and a 2 Attack, 1 Special Attack EV Yield. Azelf can be found with Levitate as an Ability; we recommend the Lonely Nature, based on 580 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

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Azelf Stats and Abilities

Based on Azelf Base IVs we consider this pokemon S-Tier choice. Azelf Highest IV Stat is Attack (125) and the Lowest being Defense (70).

Azelf Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
75
S
Attack
125
E
Defense
70
S
Special Attack
125
E
Special Defense
70
C
Speed
115
S
Total
580
Azelf Details
Azelf Detail
Best Nature
Lonely
+10% Attack
-10% Defense
Liked Foods
Catch Rate3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Undiscovered
Azelf Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Levitate
Levitate causes the Pokémon to be raised (like Flying-type Pokémon).

How To Evolve Azelf in Pokemon Legends Arceus

The Pokemon Azelf does not have an evolution in the Pokemon Legends Arceus Series.

Where To Find Azelf Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

List of Locations where you can find and catch Azelf in PLA.

Azelf has 1 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 70 Azelf, within the Lake Valor location via Special Event.

Crimson Mirelands Azelf Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Azelf
Psychic Type
Lv. 70
Crimson Mirelands
Lake Valor
Special Event
Very Common

Azelf is one of the many Legendary Pokemon found and captured in the Hisui region. Azelf is involved in a request called, The Trial of Lake Valor, but it can not be captured here at this time. However, after completing the main story and after starting the mission, Plates of the Lakes, you will have the chance to return to Lake Valor and capture Azelf.

Pokemon LA Azelf Weakness

Azelf is a Psychic Type pokemon. This will cause Azelf to take More Damage from Bug, Ghost, Dark Type Moves, and Less Damage from Fighting, Psychic Type moves.

Azelf Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Bug
Ghost
Dark
0.5x
Less Damage
Fighting
Psychic
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Azelf Weak Against?

Azelf Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Giratina Origin
Ghost Type
Dragon Type
S
Giratina Altered
Ghost Type
Dragon Type
S
Darkrai
Dark Type
A
Hisuian Typhlosion
Fire Type
Ghost Type
A
Basculegion
Water Type
Ghost Type

What pokemon is Azelf Strong Against?

Azelf Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Cresselia
Psychic Type
S
Uxie
Psychic Type
S
Mesprit
Psychic Type
S
Azelf
Psychic Type
A
Infernape
Fire Type
Fighting Type

How To Complete Azelf Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught1
Times you have seen it use Mystical Power1361225
Times you have seen it use Self-Destruct1382040
Times you've seen it use a strong style move1382040
Times you've seen it use an agile style move13103070

Best Azelf Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Azelf Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Azelf Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
57
Self-Destruct
Physical
200
100 5 User faints.
27
Extrasensory
Special
120
100 20 May cause flinching.
32
Tri Attack
Special
80
100 10 May paralyze, burn or freeze opponent.
46
Mystical Power
Special
105
90 10 The user strengthens itself with a mysterious power. If it excels in offense, its offensive stats are raised. If it excels in defense, its defensive stats are raised.
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 Bold
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Azelf Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Azelf can learn by reaching higher levels in Pokemon Legends Arceus. Level Requirements within (#) are the Level you (Master) the move at; this allows you to use the move in Agile and Strong Stance.

Azelf Level Up Moves
Level Move Description
1
(12)
Confusion
Psychic Type
Power:
75
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Special

May confuse opponent.
6
(17)
Swift
Normal Type
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
12
(23)
Double Hit
Normal Type
Power: 35
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

Hits twice in one turn.
19
(31)
Rest
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
27
(39)
Extrasensory
Psychic Type
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

May cause flinching.
32
(44)
Tri Attack
Normal Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May paralyze, burn or freeze opponent.
36
(49)
Nasty Plot
Dark Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Sharply raises user's Special Attack.
46
(59)
Mystical Power
Psychic Type
Power:
105
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Special

The user strengthens itself with a mysterious power. If it excels in offense, its offensive stats are raised. If it excels in defense, its defensive stats are raised.
57
(71)
Self-Destruct
Normal Type
Power: 200
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Physical

User faints.
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Azelf Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Azelf can learn from the Move Shop.

Azelf Move Shop Moves
Move Shop Description
Stealth Rock
Rock Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Damages opponent switching into battle.
Swift
Normal Type
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
Tri Attack
Normal Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May paralyze, burn or freeze opponent.
Power Shift
Normal Type
Power: -
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Status

The user swaps its offensive and defensive stats.
Calm Mind
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Raises user's Special Attack and Special Defense.
Rest
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
Fire Punch
Fire Type
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May burn opponent.
Thunder Punch
Electric Type
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May paralyze opponent.
Ice Punch
Ice Type
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May freeze opponent.
Drain Punch
Fighting Type
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
Psycho Cut
Psychic Type
Power:
105
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
Zen Headbutt
Psychic Type
Power:
120
Acc: 90
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
Iron Tail
Steel Type
Power: 100
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
Water Pulse
Water Type
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

May confuse opponent.
Charge Beam
Electric Type
Power: 50
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Special

May raise user's Special Attack.
Energy Ball
Grass Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
Shadow Ball
Ghost Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
Dazzling Gleam
Fairy Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Hits all adjacent opponents.
Giga Impact
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Physical

User must recharge next turn.
Play Rough
Fairy Type
Power: 90
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

May lower opponent's Attack.
Hyper Beam
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

User must recharge next turn.
Flamethrower
Fire Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May burn opponent.
Thunderbolt
Electric Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May paralyze opponent.
Psychic
Psychic Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
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Pokemon similar to Azelf based on Psychic Type
Similar Psychic Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Cresselia-Pokemon-Image
Cresselia
PSYCHIC-Type 600 120 70 75 120 130 85
S
Uxie-Pokemon-Image
Uxie
PSYCHIC-Type 580 75 75 75 130 130 95
S
Mesprit-Pokemon-Image
Mesprit
PSYCHIC-Type 580 80 105 105 105 105 80
S
Azelf-Pokemon-Image
Azelf
PSYCHIC-Type 580 75 125 125 70 70 115
B
Wyrdeer-Pokemon-Image
Wyrdeer
NORMAL-Type PSYCHIC-Type 525 103 105 105 72 75 65
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