Pokemon
Regular
Shiny
Murkrow
Dark Type
Flying Type
Darkness Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #140

Pokemon Legends Arceus Murkrow is a Dark and Flying Type Darkness Pokémon with a Medium Slow growth rate and a 1 Speed EV Yield. Murkrow can be found with Insomnia, Super Luck and Prankster as an Ability; we recommend the Hasty Nature, based on 405 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

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Murkrow Stats and Abilities

Based on Murkrow Base IVs we consider this pokemon D-Tier choice. Murkrow Highest IV Stat is Speed (91) and the Lowest being Defense (42).

Murkrow Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
60
C
Attack
85
F
Defense
42
C
Special Attack
85
F
Special Defense
42
D
Speed
91
D
Total
405
Murkrow Details
Murkrow Detail
Best Nature
Hasty
+10% Speed
-10% Defense
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate30 (3.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Flying
Murkrow 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
Prankster
Prankster increases the priority of status moves by +1.

How To Evolve Murkrow in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Murkrow Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
use Dusk Stone
Honchkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Murkrow 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

Where To Find Murkrow Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Murkrow 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 Murkrow Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Murkrow
Dark TypeFlying Type
Lv. 23 - 25
Crimson Mirelands
Cloudpool Ridge
On Land
Very Common
Cobalt Coastlands Murkrow 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 Murkrow Weakness

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

Murkrow 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 Murkrow Weak Against?

Murkrow 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 Murkrow Strong Against?

Murkrow 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 Murkrow Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught1361225
Number caught at night1251020
Number defeated1361225
Number of you've defeated with Rock-type moves1251020
Times you have seen it use Roost1361225
Number of different forms you've obtained2
Number you've evolved1

Best Murkrow Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Murkrow Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Murkrow Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
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.
18
Aerial Ace
Physical
90
20 Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
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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Murkrow Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Murkrow 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.

Murkrow 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.
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Murkrow Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Murkrow can learn from the Move Shop.

Murkrow 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.
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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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
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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
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Overqwil
DARK-Type POISON-Type 510 85 115 65 95 65 85
Pokemon similar to Murkrow 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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