Pokemon
Regular
Shiny
Skorupi
Poison Type
Bug Type
Scorpion Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #148

Pokemon Legends Arceus Skorupi is a Poison and Bug Type Scorpion Pokémon with a Slow growth rate and a 1 Defense EV Yield. Skorupi can be found with Battle Armor, Sniper and Keen Eye as an Ability; we recommend the Impish Nature, based on 330 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

Navigate this Skorupi Guide using the links below.

Skorupi Stats and Abilities

Based on Skorupi Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Skorupi Highest IV Stat is Defense (90) and the Lowest being Special Attack (30).

Skorupi Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
40
E
Attack
50
D
Defense
90
F
Special Attack
30
F
Special Defense
55
E
Speed
65
F
Total
330
Skorupi Details
Skorupi Detail
Best Nature
Impish
+10% Defense
-10% Special Attack
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate120 (15.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Bug
Water 3
Skorupi Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Battle Armor
Battle Armor prevents the Pokémon from receiving a critical hit.
Ability 2
Sniper
Sniper increases the power of critical hits by 1.5x. This means a critical hit will deal 2.25x normal damage instead of 1.5x.
Hidden Ability
Keen Eye
Keen Eye prevents the Pokémon from losing accuracy, for example from moves like Sand-Attack.

How To Evolve Skorupi in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Skorupi requires (Level 40) to evolve into Drapion.

Skorupi Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Skorupi
Poison TypeBug Type
Level 40
Drapion
Poison TypeDark Type
Skorupi Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Skorupi
330
40
50
30
90
55
65
Stat Change
+170
+30
+40
+30
+20
+20
+30
Drapion
500
70
90
60
110
75
95

Where To Find Skorupi Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Skorupi has 2 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 35 - 43 Drapion, within the Sacred Plaza location via Space-Time Distortions.

Cobalt Coastlands Skorupi Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Skorupi
Poison TypeBug Type
Lv. 27 - 30
Cobalt Coastlands
Ginkgo Landing
On Land
Very Common
Skorupi
Poison TypeBug Type
Lv. 30 - 32
Cobalt Coastlands
Castaway Shore
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Skorupi
Poison TypeBug Type
Lv. 31 - 34
Cobalt Coastlands
Castaway Shore
On Land
Very Common
Drapion
Poison TypeDark Type
Lv. 42 - 44
Cobalt Coastlands
Castaway Shore
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Coronet Highlands Skorupi Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Drapion
Poison TypeDark Type
Lv. 35 - 43
Coronet Highlands
Celestica Ruins
Space-Time Distortions
Rare
Drapion
Poison TypeDark Type
Lv. 35 - 43
Coronet Highlands
Celestica Trail
Space-Time Distortions
Rare
Drapion
Poison TypeDark Type
Lv. 35 - 43
Coronet Highlands
Sacred Plaza
Space-Time Distortions
Rare

Pokemon LA Skorupi Weakness

Skorupi is a Poison and Bug Type pokemon. This will cause Skorupi to take More Damage from Psychic, Flying, Rock, Fire Type Moves, and Less Damage from Poison, Bug, Fairy, Fighting, Grass Type moves.

Skorupi Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Psychic
Flying
Rock
Fire
0.5x
Less Damage
Poison
Bug
Fairy
0.25x
Less Damage
Fighting
Grass
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Skorupi Weak Against?

Skorupi Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Landorus Therian
Ground Type
Flying Type
S
Heatran
Fire Type
Steel Type
S
Cresselia
Psychic Type
S
Landorus
Ground Type
Flying Type
S
Uxie
Psychic Type

What pokemon is Skorupi Strong Against?

Skorupi Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Shaymin Land
Grass Type
A
Tangrowth
Grass Type
A
Hisuian Decidueye
Grass Type
Fighting Type
B
Torterra
Grass Type
Ground Type
B
Lucario
Fighting Type
Steel Type

How To Complete Skorupi Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught1361225
Number of small specimens caught12357
Number defeated1361225
Number of you've defeated with Fire-type moves124610
Times you have seen it use Poison Sting1361225
Number you've evolved1

Best Skorupi Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Skorupi Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Skorupi Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
43
Crunch
Physical
80
100 15 May lower opponent's Defense.
34
X-Scissor
Physical
120
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.
18
Cross Poison
Physical
105
100 20 High critical hit ratio. May poison opponent.
11
Venoshock
Special
97.5
100 10 Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.
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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Skorupi Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Skorupi 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.

Skorupi Level Up Moves
Level Move Description
1
(10)
Poison Sting
Poison Type
Power:
22.5
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

May poison the opponent.
6
(15)
Bite
Dark Type
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Physical

May cause flinching.
11
(20)
Venoshock
Poison Type
Power:
97.5
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.
18
(28)
Cross Poison
Poison Type
Power:
105
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

High critical hit ratio. May poison opponent.
25
(35)
Swords Dance
Normal Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Sharply raises user's Attack.
34
(45)
X-Scissor
Bug Type
Power:
120
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.
43
(54)
Crunch
Dark Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
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Skorupi Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Skorupi can learn from the Move Shop.

Skorupi 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.
Aerial Ace
Flying Type
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Physical

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:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

May poison the opponent.
X-Scissor
Bug Type
Power:
120
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.
Iron Tail
Steel Type
Power: 100
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
Sludge Bomb
Poison Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May poison opponent.
Shadow Ball
Ghost Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
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.
Dark Pulse
Dark Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May cause flinching.
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TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
A
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Crobat
POISON-Type FLYING-Type 535 85 90 70 80 80 130
B
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Tentacruel
WATER-Type POISON-Type 515 80 70 80 65 120 100
B
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GRASS-Type POISON-Type 515 60 70 125 65 105 90
B
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DARK-Type POISON-Type 510 85 115 65 95 65 85
B
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POISON-Type FIGHTING-Type 510 80 130 40 60 80 120
Pokemon similar to Skorupi based on Bug Type
Similar Bug Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
B
Yanmega-Pokemon-Image
Yanmega
BUG-Type FLYING-Type 515 86 76 116 86 56 95
B
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Kleavor
BUG-Type ROCK-Type 505 70 135 45 95 75 85
B
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Scyther
BUG-Type FLYING-Type 500 70 110 55 80 80 105
B
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Scizor
BUG-Type STEEL-Type 500 70 130 55 100 80 65
B
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BUG-Type FIGHTING-Type 500 80 125 40 75 95 85
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