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Pokemon Legends Arceus Tentacruel

Regular
Shiny
Tentacruel
Water Type
Poison Type
Jellyfish Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #171

Pokemon Legends Arceus Tentacruel is a Water and Poison Type Jellyfish Pokémon with a Slow growth rate and a 2 Special Defense EV Yield. Tentacruel can be found with Clear Body, Liquid Ooze and Rain Dish as an Ability; we recommend the Gentle Nature, based on 515 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

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Tentacruel Stats and Abilities

Based on Tentacruel Base IVs we consider this pokemon B-Tier choice. Tentacruel Highest IV Stat is Special Defense (120) and the Lowest being Defense (65).

Tentacruel Stats
Rank Stat Value
E
HP
80
D
Attack
70
E
Defense
65
C
Special Attack
80
B
Special Defense
120
C
Speed
100
B
Total
515
Tentacruel Details
Tentacruel Detail
Best Nature
Gentle
+10% Special Defense
-10% Defense
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate60 (7.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Water 3
Tentacruel Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Clear Body
Prevents other Pokémon from lowering its stats.
Ability 2
Liquid Ooze
Damages attackers using any draining move.
Hidden Ability
Rain Dish
A Pokémon with Rain Dish will recover 1/16 of its maximum HP during rain, after each turn.

How To Evolve Tentacruel in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Tentacool requires (Level 30) to evolve into Tentacruel.

Tentacruel Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Tentacool
Water TypePoison Type
Level 30
Tentacruel
Water TypePoison Type
Tentacruel Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Tentacool
335
40
40
50
35
100
70
Stat Change
+180
+40
+30
+30
+30
+20
+30
Tentacruel
515
80
70
80
65
120
100

Alpha Tentacruel Locations

List of Locations you can find Alpha Tentacruel in PLA.

Alpha Tentacruel Map Locations in Cobalt Coastlands
Cobalt Coastlands Tentacruel Alpha Pokemon Locations
Lv. Location Description
50Cobalt Coastlands Lunker's Lair

Where To Find Tentacruel Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Tentacruel has 1 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 24 - 34 Tentacruel, within the Seagrass Haven location via In Water.

Cobalt Coastlands Tentacruel Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Tentacool
Water TypePoison Type
Lv. 24 - 29
Cobalt Coastlands
Lunker's Lair
In Water
Very Common
Tentacool
Water TypePoison Type
Lv. 24 - 29
Cobalt Coastlands
Seagrass Haven
In Water
Very Common
Tentacruel
Water TypePoison Type
Lv. 24 - 34
Cobalt Coastlands
Lunker's Lair
In Water
Common
Tentacruel
Water TypePoison Type
Lv. 24 - 34
Cobalt Coastlands
Seagrass Haven
In Water
Common

Pokemon LA Tentacruel Weakness

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

Tentacruel Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Electric
Ground
Psychic
0.5x
Less Damage
Steel
Fire
Water
Ice
Fighting
Poison
Bug
Fairy
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Tentacruel Weak Against?

Tentacruel Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Landorus Therian
Ground Type
Flying Type
S
Garchomp
Dragon Type
Ground Type
S
Cresselia
Psychic Type
S
Landorus
Ground Type
Flying Type
S
Uxie
Psychic Type

What pokemon is Tentacruel Strong Against?

Tentacruel 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 Tentacruel Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught1241015
Number of alpha specimens caught123
Number you've caught without being spotted124610
Number defeated1241015
Number of you've defeated with Electric-type moves124610
Times you have seen it use Poison Jab1361225
Times you have seen it use Hydro Pump1382040

Best Tentacruel Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Tentacruel Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Tentacruel Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
43
Hydro Pump
Special
165
80 5 The target is blasted by a huge volume of water launched under great pressure.
25
Poison Jab
Physical
120
100 20 May poison the opponent.
18
Hex
Special
65
100 10 Inflicts more damage if the target has a status condition.
11
Water Pulse
Special
90
100 20 May confuse opponent.
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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Tentacruel Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Tentacruel 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.

Tentacruel 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)
Bubble
Water Type
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Special

May lower opponent's Speed.
11
(20)
Water Pulse
Water Type
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

May confuse opponent.
18
(28)
Hex
Ghost Type
Power: 65
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Inflicts more damage if the target has a status condition.
25
(35)
Poison Jab
Poison Type
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

May poison the opponent.
34
(45)
Acid Armor
Poison Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Sharply raises user's Defense.
43
(54)
Hydro Pump
Water Type
Power:
165
Acc: 80
PP: 5
Special

The target is blasted by a huge volume of water launched under great pressure.
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Tentacruel Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Tentacruel can learn from the Move Shop.

Tentacruel Move Shop Moves
Move Shop Description
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.
Water Pulse
Water Type
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

May confuse opponent.
Icy Wind
Ice Type
Power: 55
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Special

Lowers opponent's Speed.
Sludge Bomb
Poison Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May poison opponent.
Dazzling Gleam
Fairy Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Hits all adjacent opponents.
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.
Ice Beam
Ice Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May freeze opponent.
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Pokemon similar to Tentacruel 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
Pokemon similar to Tentacruel based on Poison Type
Similar Poison Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
A
Crobat-Pokemon-Image
Crobat
POISON-Type FLYING-Type 535 85 90 70 80 80 130
B
Tentacruel-Pokemon-Image
Tentacruel
WATER-Type POISON-Type 515 80 70 80 65 120 100
B
Roserade-Pokemon-Image
Roserade
GRASS-Type POISON-Type 515 60 70 125 65 105 90
B
Overqwil-Pokemon-Image
Overqwil
DARK-Type POISON-Type 510 85 115 65 95 65 85
B
Sneasler-Pokemon-Image
Sneasler
POISON-Type FIGHTING-Type 510 80 130 40 60 80 120
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