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Pokemon Legends Arceus Hisuian Basculin

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Hisuian Basculin
Water Type
Hisuian Pokedex: #166

Pokemon Legends Arceus Hisuian Basculin is a Water Type with a growth rate and a EV Yield. Hisuian Basculin can be found with Rattled, Adaptability and Mold Breaker as an Ability; we recommend the Naive Nature, based on 460 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

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Hisuian Basculin Stats and Abilities

Based on Hisuian Basculin Base IVs we consider this pokemon C-Tier choice. Hisuian Basculin Highest IV Stat is Speed (98) and the Lowest being Special Defense (55).

Hisuian Basculin Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
70
C
Attack
92
E
Defense
65
C
Special Attack
80
F
Special Defense
55
D
Speed
98
C
Total
460
Hisuian Basculin Details
Hisuian Basculin Detail
Best Nature
Naive
+10% Speed
-10% Special Defense
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Hisuian Basculin Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Rattled
When a Pokémon with Rattled is hit by a Bug, Ghost or Dark type move, its Speed is raised one stage (up to the usual maximum of +6 stages).
Ability 2
Adaptability
Adaptability increases the effectiveness of STAB moves from the usual 1.5x to 2x.
Hidden Ability
Mold Breaker
Mold Breaker prevents a target's ability from affecting moves that the Mold Breaker Pokémon uses. It only affects abilities that change the power, accuracy or other effects of moves.

How To Evolve Hisuian Basculin in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Hisuian Basculin requires 300 Recoil Damage using Agile Wave Crash [Strong Style if Male] [Agile if Female] to evolve into Basculegion.

Hisuian Basculin Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Hisuian Basculin
Water Type
300 Recoil Damage using Agile Wave Crash [Strong Style if Male] [Agile if Female]
Basculegion
Water TypeGhost Type
Hisuian Basculin Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Hisuian Basculin
460
70
92
80
65
55
98
Stat Change
+70
+50
+20
+0
+0
+20
+20
Basculegion
530
120
112
80
65
75
78

Where To Find Hisuian Basculin Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Hisuian Basculin has 2 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 53 - 56 Hisuian Basculin, within the Lake Acuity location via In Water.

Coronet Highlands Hisuian Basculin Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Hisuian Basculin
Water Type
Lv. 43 - 46
Coronet Highlands
Fabled Spring
In Water
Very Common
Alabaster Icelands Hisuian Basculin Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Hisuian Basculin
Water Type
Lv. 49 - 52
Alabaster Icelands
Heart's Crag
In Water
Very Common
Hisuian Basculin
Water Type
Lv. 53 - 56
Alabaster Icelands
Lake Acuity
In Water
Very Common

Pokemon LA Hisuian Basculin Weakness

Hisuian Basculin is a Water Type pokemon. This will cause Hisuian Basculin to take More Damage from Grass, Electric Type Moves, and Less Damage from Steel, Fire, Water, Ice Type moves.

Hisuian Basculin Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Grass
Electric
0.5x
Less Damage
Steel
Fire
Water
Ice
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Hisuian Basculin Weak Against?

Hisuian Basculin Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Shaymin Sky
Grass Type
Flying Type
S
Shaymin Land
Grass Type
S
Thundurus
Electric Type
Flying Type
S
Thundurus Therian
Electric Type
Flying Type
A
Electivire
Electric Type

What pokemon is Hisuian Basculin Strong Against?

Hisuian Basculin Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Dialga
Steel Type
Dragon Type
S
Palkia
Water Type
Dragon Type
S
Origin Dialga
Steel Type
Dragon Type
S
Origin Palkia
Water Type
Dragon Type
S
Heatran
Fire Type
Steel Type

How To Complete Hisuian Basculin Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught1241015
Number of large specimens caught12357
Times you have seen it use Wave Crash1382040
Times you have seen it use Double-Edge1382040
Number you've evolved1

Best Hisuian Basculin Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Hisuian Basculin Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Hisuian Basculin Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
43
Double-Edge
Physical
120
100 15 User receives recoil damage.
25
Crunch
Physical
80
100 15 May lower opponent's Defense.
18
Zen Headbutt
Physical
80
90 15 May cause flinching.
34
Wave Crash
Physical
112.5
100 10 The user shrouds itself in water and slams into the target with its whole body to inflict damage. This also damages the user and raises the user’s action speed.
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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Hisuian Basculin Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Hisuian Basculin 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.

Hisuian Basculin Level Up Moves
Level Move Description
1
(10)
Tackle
Normal Type
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
6
(15)
Aqua Jet
Water Type
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

User attacks first.
11
(20)
Bite
Dark Type
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Physical

May cause flinching.
18
(28)
Zen Headbutt
Psychic Type
Power: 80
Acc: 90
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
25
(35)
Crunch
Dark Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
34
(45)
Wave Crash
Water Type
Power:
112.5
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

The user shrouds itself in water and slams into the target with its whole body to inflict damage. This also damages the user and raises the user’s action speed.
43
(54)
Double-Edge
Normal Type
Power: 120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
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Hisuian Basculin Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Hisuian Basculin can learn from the Move Shop.

Hisuian Basculin Move Shop Moves
Move Shop Description
Ice Fang
Ice Type
Power: 65
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching and/or freeze opponent.
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.
Zen Headbutt
Psychic Type
Power: 80
Acc: 90
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
Icy Wind
Ice Type
Power: 55
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Special

Lowers opponent's Speed.
Aqua Tail
Water Type
Power:
135
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

The user attacks by swinging its tail as if it were a vicious wave in a raging storm.
Ice Beam
Ice Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May freeze opponent.
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Pokemon similar to Hisuian Basculin based on Water Type
Similar Water Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Origin Palkia-Pokemon-Image
Origin Palkia
WATER-Type DRAGON-Type 680 90 100 150 100 120 120
S
Palkia-Pokemon-Image
Palkia
WATER-Type DRAGON-Type 680 90 120 150 100 120 100
S
Manaphy-Pokemon-Image
Manaphy
WATER-Type 600 100 100 100 100 100 100
A
Gyarados-Pokemon-Image
Gyarados
WATER-Type FLYING-Type 540 95 125 60 79 100 81
A
Empoleon-Pokemon-Image
Empoleon
WATER-Type STEEL-Type 530 84 86 111 88 101 60
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