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Gligar
Ground Type
Flying Type
FlyScorpion Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #185

Pokemon Legends Arceus Gligar is a Ground and Flying Type FlyScorpion Pokémon with a Medium Slow growth rate and a 1 Defense EV Yield. Gligar can be found with Hyper Cutter, Sand Veil and Immunity as an Ability; we recommend the Impish Nature, based on 430 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

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Gligar Stats and Abilities

Based on Gligar Base IVs we consider this pokemon D-Tier choice. Gligar Highest IV Stat is Defense (105) and the Lowest being Special Attack (35).

Gligar Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
65
D
Attack
75
C
Defense
105
F
Special Attack
35
E
Special Defense
65
D
Speed
85
D
Total
430
Gligar Details
Gligar Detail
Best Nature
Impish
+10% Defense
-10% Special Attack
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate60 (7.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Bug
Gligar Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Hyper Cutter
Hyper Cutter prevents the bearer's Attack stat from being lowered by other Pokémon, through moves such as Growl or abilities such as Intimidate.
Ability 2
Sand Veil
Sand Veil raises the ability-bearer's evasion by 20% in a sandstorm. It also gives immunity to sandstorm damage (if they are not already protected by being Ground/Rock/Steel type).
Hidden Ability
Immunity
Prevents the Pokémon from getting poisoned.

How To Evolve Gligar in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Gligar requires (hold Razor Fang, Nighttime) to evolve into Gliscor.

Gligar Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Gligar
Ground TypeFlying Type
hold Razor Fang, Nighttime
Gliscor
Ground TypeFlying Type
Gligar Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Gligar
430
65
75
35
105
65
85
Stat Change
+80
+10
+20
+10
+20
+10
+10
Gliscor
510
75
95
45
125
75
95

Where To Find Gligar Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Gligar has 2 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 46 - 48 Gligar, within the Clamberclaw Cliffs location via Mass Outbreaks.

Alabaster Icelands Gligar Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Gligar
Ground TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 52
Alabaster Icelands
Glacier Terrace
On Land
Very Common
Gligar
Ground TypeFlying Type
Lv. 47 - 50
Alabaster Icelands
Arena's Approach
On Land
Very Common
Gligar
Ground TypeFlying Type
Lv. 54 - 56
Alabaster Icelands
Glacier Terrace
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Coronet Highlands Gligar Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Gligar
Ground TypeFlying Type
Lv. 39 - 42
Coronet Highlands
Celestica Ruins
On Land
Very Common
Gligar
Ground TypeFlying Type
Lv. 39 - 42
Coronet Highlands
Clamberclaw Cliffs
On Land
Very Common
Gligar
Ground TypeFlying Type
Lv. 46 - 48
Coronet Highlands
Clamberclaw Cliffs
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common

Pokemon LA Gligar Weakness

Gligar is a Ground and Flying Type pokemon. This will cause Gligar to take More Damage from Water, Ice Type Moves, and Less Damage from Poison, Fighting, Bug, Ground Type moves.

Gligar Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
Ice
2.0x
More Damage
Water
0.5x
Less Damage
Poison
Fighting
Bug
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage
Ground

What pokemon is Gligar Weak Against?

Gligar Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Palkia
Water Type
Dragon Type
S
Origin Palkia
Water Type
Dragon Type
S
Manaphy
Water Type
A
Gyarados
Water Type
Flying Type
A
Walrein
Ice Type
Water Type

What pokemon is Gligar Strong Against?

Gligar Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Landorus Therian
Ground Type
Flying Type
S
Garchomp
Dragon Type
Ground Type
S
Landorus
Ground Type
Flying Type
A
Ursaluna
Normal Type
Ground Type
A
Crobat
Poison Type
Flying Type

How To Complete Gligar Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught1241015
Number you've caught without being spotted124610
Number defeated1382040
Number of you've defeated with Ice-type moves1251020
Times you have seen it use Mud Bomb1361225
Times you've stunned it by using items12468
Number of different forms you've obtained2

Best Gligar Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Gligar Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Gligar Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
34
Poison Jab
Physical
80
100 20 May poison the opponent.
43
X-Scissor
Physical
80
100 15 The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes or claws as if they were a pair of scissors. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
25
Slash
Physical
70
100 20 High critical hit ratio.
18
Mud Bomb
Special
97.5
85 10 May lower opponent's Accuracy.
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
Red Text
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Gligar Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Gligar 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.

Gligar Level Up Moves
Level Move Description
1
(10)
Poison Sting
Poison Type
Power: 15
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

May poison the opponent.
6
(15)
Quick Attack
Normal Type
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Physical

User attacks first.
11
(20)
Aerial Ace
Flying Type
Power:
90
Acc: —
PP: 20
Physical

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
18
(28)
Mud Bomb
Ground Type
Power:
97.5
Acc: 85
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Accuracy.
25
(35)
Slash
Normal Type
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
34
(45)
Poison Jab
Poison Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

May poison the opponent.
43
(54)
X-Scissor
Bug Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes or claws as if they were a pair of scissors. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
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Gligar Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Gligar can learn from the Move Shop.

Gligar Move Shop Moves
Move Shop Description
False Swipe
Normal Type
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 40
Physical

Always leaves opponent with at least 1 HP.
Rock Smash
Fighting Type
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
Bulldoze
Ground Type
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Lowers opponent's Speed.
Aerial Ace
Flying Type
Power:
90
Acc: —
PP: 20
Physical

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
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.
Rest
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
Poison Jab
Poison Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

May poison the opponent.
X-Scissor
Bug Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes or claws as if they were a pair of scissors. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
Rock Slide
Rock Type
Power: 75
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

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

May lower opponent's Defense.
Sludge Bomb
Poison Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May poison opponent.
Earth Power
Ground Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
Aqua Tail
Water Type
Power: 90
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

The user attacks by swinging its tail as if it were a vicious wave in a raging storm.
Stone Edge
Rock Type
Power: 100
Acc: 80
PP: 5
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
Dark Pulse
Dark Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May cause flinching.
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Pokemon similar to Gligar based on Ground Type
Similar Ground Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Landorus Therian-Pokemon-Image
Landorus Therian
GROUND-Type FLYING-Type 600 89 145 105 90 80 91
S
Garchomp-Pokemon-Image
Garchomp
DRAGON-Type GROUND-Type 600 108 130 80 95 85 102
S
Landorus-Pokemon-Image
Landorus
GROUND-Type FLYING-Type 600 89 125 115 90 80 101
A
Ursaluna-Pokemon-Image
Ursaluna
NORMAL-Type GROUND-Type 550 130 140 45 105 80 50
A
Rhyperior-Pokemon-Image
Rhyperior
GROUND-Type ROCK-Type 535 115 140 55 130 55 40
Pokemon similar to Gligar based on Flying Type
Similar Flying Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Landorus Therian-Pokemon-Image
Landorus Therian
GROUND-Type FLYING-Type 600 89 145 105 90 80 91
S
Shaymin Sky-Pokemon-Image
Shaymin Sky
GRASS-Type FLYING-Type 600 100 103 120 75 75 127
S
Landorus-Pokemon-Image
Landorus
GROUND-Type FLYING-Type 600 89 125 115 90 80 101
S
Enamorus-Pokemon-Image
Enamorus
FAIRY-Type FLYING-Type 580 74 115 135 70 80 106
S
Enamorus Therian-Pokemon-Image
Enamorus Therian
FAIRY-Type FLYING-Type 580 74 115 135 110 100 46
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