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Regular
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Swinub
Ice Type
Ground Type
Pig Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #212

Pokemon Legends Arceus Swinub is a Ice and Ground Type Pig Pokémon with a Slow growth rate and a 1 Attack EV Yield. Swinub can be found with Oblivious, Snow Cloak and Thick Fat as an Ability; we recommend the Adamant Nature, based on 250 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

Navigate this Swinub Guide using the links below.

Swinub Stats and Abilities

Based on Swinub Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Swinub Highest IV Stat is Attack (50) and the Lowest being Special Attack (30).

Swinub Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
50
E
Attack
50
F
Defense
40
F
Special Attack
30
F
Special Defense
30
F
Speed
50
F
Total
250
Swinub Details
Swinub Detail
Best Nature
Adamant
+10% Attack
-10% Special Attack
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate225 (29.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Field
Swinub Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Oblivious
Oblivious makes the Pokémon immune to gender-based moves and abilities, specifically Attract, Captivate and Cute Charm.
Ability 2
Snow Cloak
Snow Cloak raises ability-bearer's evasion by 20% in a hail storm. It also gives immunity to damage by hail (if they are not already protected by being Ice type).
Hidden Ability
Thick Fat
Thick Fat reduces the damage taken from Fire-type and Ice-type moves by 50%.

How To Evolve Swinub in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Swinub requires (Level 33) to evolve into Piloswine and then (after Ancient Power learned) to evolve into Mamoswine.

Swinub Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Swinub
Ice TypeGround Type
Level 33
Piloswine
Ice TypeGround Type
after Ancient Power learned
Mamoswine
Ice TypeGround Type
Swinub Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Swinub
250
50
50
30
40
30
50
Stat Change
+200
+50
+50
+30
+40
+30
+0
Piloswine
450
100
100
60
80
60
50
Stat Change
+80
+10
+30
+10
+0
+0
+30
Mamoswine
530
110
130
70
80
60
80

Alpha Swinub Locations

List of Locations you can find Alpha Swinub in PLA.

Alpha Swinub Map Locations in Alabaster Icelands
Alabaster Icelands Swinub Alpha Pokemon Locations
Lv. Location Description
62Alabaster Icelands Avalugg's Legacy

Where To Find Swinub Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Swinub has 1 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 52 - 54 Mamoswine, within the Avalanche Slopes location via Mass Outbreaks.

Alabaster Icelands Swinub Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Swinub
Ice TypeGround Type
Lv. 20 - 32
Alabaster Icelands
Avalanche Slopes
On Land
Rare
Piloswine
Ice TypeGround Type
Lv. 20 - 62
Alabaster Icelands
Avalanche Slopes
On Land
Very Common
Swinub
Ice TypeGround Type
Lv. 24 - 32
Alabaster Icelands
Avalugg's Legacy
On Land
Very Common
Piloswine
Ice TypeGround Type
Lv. 24 - 48
Alabaster Icelands
Avalugg's Legacy
On Land
Very Common
Swinub
Ice TypeGround Type
Lv. 29 - 32
Alabaster Icelands
Bonechill Wastes
On Land
Very Common
Swinub
Ice TypeGround Type
Lv. 30 - 32
Alabaster Icelands
Bonechill Wastes
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Piloswine
Ice TypeGround Type
Lv. 43 - 46
Alabaster Icelands
Bonechill Wastes
On Land
Very Common
Piloswine
Ice TypeGround Type
Lv. 48 - 49
Alabaster Icelands
Bonechill Wastes
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Mamoswine
Ice TypeGround Type
Lv. 52 - 54
Alabaster Icelands
Avalanche Slopes
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common

Pokemon LA Swinub Weakness

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

Swinub Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Fighting
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
0.5x
Less Damage
Poison
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage
Electric

What pokemon is Swinub Weak Against?

Swinub Weak 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
Shaymin Sky
Grass Type
Flying Type

What pokemon is Swinub Strong Against?

Swinub Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Thundurus
Electric Type
Flying Type
S
Thundurus Therian
Electric Type
Flying Type
A
Electivire
Electric Type
A
Crobat
Poison Type
Flying Type
B
Jolteon
Electric Type

How To Complete Swinub Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught1361225
Number of heavy specimens caught125710
Number you've caught without being spotted124610
Number defeated1241015
Times you have seen it use Ice Shard1361225
Times you've given it food135710
Number you've evolved123

Best Swinub Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Swinub Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Swinub Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
52
Double-Edge
Physical
120
100 15 User receives recoil damage.
43
Blizzard
Special
165
70 5 May freeze opponent.
25
High Horsepower
Physical
142.5
95 10 The user fiercely attacks the target using its entire body.
18
Icicle Crash
Physical
127.5
90 10 May cause flinching.
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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Swinub Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Swinub 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.

Swinub 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)
Ice Shard
Ice Type
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Physical

User attacks first.
11
(20)
Bulldoze
Ground Type
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Lowers opponent's Speed.
18
(28)
Icicle Crash
Ice Type
Power:
127.5
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

May cause flinching.
25
(35)
High Horsepower
Ground Type
Power:
142.5
Acc: 95
PP: 10
Physical

The user fiercely attacks the target using its entire body.
34
(45)
Ancient Power
Rock Type
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Special

May raise all user's stats at once.
43
(54)
Blizzard
Ice Type
Power:
165
Acc: 70
PP: 5
Special

May freeze opponent.
52
(64)
Double-Edge
Normal Type
Power: 120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
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Swinub Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Swinub can learn from the Move Shop.

Swinub Move Shop Moves
Move Shop Description
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.
Stealth Rock
Rock Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Damages opponent switching into battle.
Rest
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
Baby-Doll Eyes
Fairy Type
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Status

Always goes first. Lowers the target's attack.
Rock Slide
Rock Type
Power: 75
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

May cause flinching.
Icy Wind
Ice Type
Power:
82.5
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Special

Lowers opponent's Speed.
Earth Power
Ground Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
High Horsepower
Ground Type
Power:
142.5
Acc: 95
PP: 10
Physical

The user fiercely attacks the target using its entire body.
Ice Beam
Ice Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May freeze opponent.
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Pokemon similar to Swinub based on Ice Type
Similar Ice Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
A
Walrein-Pokemon-Image
Walrein
ICE-Type WATER-Type 530 110 80 95 90 90 65
A
Mamoswine-Pokemon-Image
Mamoswine
ICE-Type GROUND-Type 530 110 130 70 80 60 80
B
Glaceon-Pokemon-Image
Glaceon
ICE-Type 525 65 60 130 110 95 65
B
Hisuian Avalugg-Pokemon-Image
Hisuian Avalugg
ICE-Type ROCK-Type 514 95 127 34 184 36 38
B
Weavile-Pokemon-Image
Weavile
DARK-Type ICE-Type 510 70 120 45 65 85 125
Pokemon similar to Swinub 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
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