Pokemon
Regular
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Honchkrow
Dark Type
Flying Type
Big Boss Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #141

Pokemon Legends Arceus Honchkrow is a Dark and Flying Type Big Boss Pokémon with a Medium Slow growth rate and a 2 Attack EV Yield. Honchkrow can be found with Insomnia, Super Luck and Moxie as an Ability; we recommend the Lonely Nature, based on 505 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

Navigate this Honchkrow Guide using the links below.

Honchkrow Stats and Abilities

Based on Honchkrow Base IVs we consider this pokemon B-Tier choice. Honchkrow Highest IV Stat is Attack (125) and the Lowest being Defense (52).

Honchkrow Stats
Rank Stat Value
E
HP
100
S
Attack
125
F
Defense
52
S
Special Attack
105
F
Special Defense
52
E
Speed
71
B
Total
505
Honchkrow Details
Honchkrow Detail
Best Nature
Lonely
+10% Attack
-10% Defense
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate30 (3.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Flying
Honchkrow Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Insomnia
Insomnia prevents the ability-bearer from falling asleep, both from moves by other Pokémon like Sing, and self-inflicted sleep like Rest.
Ability 2
Super Luck
Super Luck raises the ability-bearer's critical-hit ratio by one stage (for most moves this increases from a 1/16 chance to 1/8).
Hidden Ability
Moxie
Moxie increases the user's Attack one stage upon fainting an opponent.

How To Evolve Honchkrow in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Murkrow requires (use Dusk Stone) to evolve into Honchkrow.

Honchkrow Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
use Dusk Stone
Honchkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Honchkrow Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Murkrow
405
60
85
85
42
42
91
Stat Change
+100
+40
+40
+20
+10
+10
+20
Honchkrow
505
100
125
105
52
52
71

Alpha Honchkrow Locations

List of Locations you can find Alpha Honchkrow in PLA.

Alpha Honchkrow Map Locations in Crimson Mirelands
Crimson Mirelands Honchkrow Alpha Pokemon Locations
Lv. Location Description
55Crimson Mirelands Night Cloudpool Ridge

Where To Find Honchkrow Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Honchkrow has 2 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 33 - 40 Murkrow, within the Aipom Hill location via On Land.

Crimson Mirelands Honchkrow Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Lv. 23 - 25
Crimson Mirelands
Cloudpool Ridge
On Land
Very Common
Cobalt Coastlands Honchkrow Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 34
Cobalt Coastlands
Castaway Shore
On Land
Common
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Lv. 27 - 30
Cobalt Coastlands
Ginkgo Landing
On Land
Common
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Lv. 27 - 41
Cobalt Coastlands
Crossing Slope
On Land
Common
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Lv. 28 - 44
Cobalt Coastlands
Hideaway Bay
On Land
Common
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Lv. 28 - 44
Cobalt Coastlands
Islespy Shore
On Land
Common
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Lv. 29 - 32
Cobalt Coastlands
Veilstone Cape
On Land
Common
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Lv. 29 - 36
Cobalt Coastlands
Bathers' Lagoon
On Land
Common
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Lv. 31 - 34
Cobalt Coastlands
Castaway Shore
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Lv. 33 - 40
Cobalt Coastlands
Aipom Hill
On Land
Common

Pokemon LA Honchkrow Weakness

Honchkrow is a Dark and Flying Type pokemon. This will cause Honchkrow to take More Damage from Fairy, Rock, Electric, Ice Type Moves, and Less Damage from Ghost, Dark, Grass, Psychic, Ground Type moves.

Honchkrow Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Fairy
Rock
Electric
Ice
0.5x
Less Damage
Ghost
Dark
Grass
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage
Psychic
Ground

What pokemon is Honchkrow Weak Against?

Honchkrow Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Thundurus
Electric Type
Flying Type
S
Enamorus
Fairy Type
Flying Type
S
Enamorus Therian
Fairy Type
Flying Type
S
Thundurus Therian
Electric Type
Flying Type
S
Hisuian Arcanine
Fire Type
Rock Type

What pokemon is Honchkrow Strong Against?

Honchkrow Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Giratina Origin
Ghost Type
Dragon Type
S
Giratina Altered
Ghost Type
Dragon Type
S
Landorus Therian
Ground Type
Flying Type
S
Shaymin Sky
Grass Type
Flying Type
S
Garchomp
Dragon Type
Ground Type

How To Complete Honchkrow Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught124610
Number of alpha specimens caught123
Number you've caught while they were in the air12345
Number defeated124610
Number of you've defeated with Fairy-type moves123
Times you have seen it use Snarl1361225
Times you have seen it use Dark Pulse1382040

Best Honchkrow Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Honchkrow Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Honchkrow Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
52
Brave Bird
Physical
180
100 15 User receives recoil damage.
43
Dark Pulse
Special
120
100 15 May cause flinching.
30
Air Slash
Special
112.5
95 20 May cause flinching.
25
Night Slash
Physical
105
100 15 High critical hit ratio.
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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Honchkrow Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Honchkrow 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.

Honchkrow Level Up Moves
Level Move Description
1
(10)
Gust
Flying Type
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Special

Hits Pokémon using Fly/Bounce with double power.
6
(15)
Snarl
Dark Type
Power:
82.5
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Special

Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
11
(20)
Roost
Flying Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User recovers half of its max HP and loses the Flying type temporarily.
18
(28)
Aerial Ace
Flying Type
Power:
90
Acc: —
PP: 20
Physical

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
25
(35)
Night Slash
Dark Type
Power:
105
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
30
(41)
Air Slash
Flying Type
Power:
112.5
Acc: 95
PP: 20
Special

May cause flinching.
34
(45)
Nasty Plot
Dark Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Sharply raises user's Special Attack.
43
(54)
Dark Pulse
Dark Type
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May cause flinching.
52
(64)
Brave Bird
Flying Type
Power:
180
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
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Honchkrow Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Honchkrow can learn from the Move Shop.

Honchkrow Move Shop Moves
Move Shop Description
Aerial Ace
Flying Type
Power:
90
Acc: —
PP: 20
Physical

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
Swift
Normal Type
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
Ominous Wind
Ghost Type
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Special

May raise all user's stats at once.
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.
Icy Wind
Ice Type
Power: 55
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Special

Lowers opponent's Speed.
Shadow Ball
Ghost Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
Snarl
Dark Type
Power:
82.5
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Special

Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
Giga Impact
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Physical

User must recharge next turn.
Hyper Beam
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

User must recharge next turn.
Psychic
Psychic Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
Dark Pulse
Dark Type
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May cause flinching.
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Pokemon similar to Honchkrow based on Dark Type
Similar Dark Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Darkrai-Pokemon-Image
Darkrai
DARK-Type 600 70 90 135 90 90 125
A
Hisuian Samurott-Pokemon-Image
Hisuian Samurott
WATER-Type DARK-Type 528 90 108 100 80 65 85
B
Umbreon-Pokemon-Image
Umbreon
DARK-Type 525 95 65 60 110 130 65
B
Weavile-Pokemon-Image
Weavile
DARK-Type ICE-Type 510 70 120 45 65 85 125
B
Overqwil-Pokemon-Image
Overqwil
DARK-Type POISON-Type 510 85 115 65 95 65 85
Pokemon similar to Honchkrow 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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