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Cloyster Stats

Cloyster highest IV stat is Def (180) and the lowest being Special Defense (45).

Rank Value Stat
F
50
HP
C
95
Atk
S
180
Def
C
85
Sp.Atk
F
45
Sp.Def
E
70
Speed
B
525
Total

Cloyster Guide

Cloyster has a 2 Defense EV Yield, which means the best nature to have with Cloyster is a Lax nature due to the highest IV stat being Defense.

Cloyster Detail
Best Nature
Lax
+10% Defense
-10% Special Defense
Weak To
2x
2x
2x
2x
Resistance To
1/2
1/4
Catch Rate60 (7.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield2 Defense

How To Evolve Cloyster in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Shellder Regular Evolution requires use Water Stone to evolve into Cloyster.

    Cloyster Regular Evolution
  1. #329
    Shellder
  2. use Water Stone
  3. #330
    Cloyster

The Cloyster Regular Evolution biggest stat increase will be the Def stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Shellder
305
30
65
100
45
25
40
Stat Increase
+220
+20
+30
+80
+40
+20
+30
Cloyster
525
50
95
180
85
45
70
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Where To Find Cloyster Locations in Pokemon SV

Cloyster Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Tera Raid Spawn
Cloyster
Lv. 45
Tera Raid Spawn
Cloyster
Lv. 75

Cloyster Raid Rewards in Pokemon SV

Pokemon SV Cloyster has 2 Tera Raids. There are multiple Cloyster Tera Raids, first being a Lv.45 4-Star Raid and the second is a Lv.75 5-Star Raid.

Raid Rewards Raid Moves
Lv. 45
15%
4.71%
12.35%
9.86%
10.94%
17.54%
31.91%
15.63%
Razor Shell
Icicle Crash
Scary Face
Ice Shard
Other Moves
Shell Smash
Withdraw
Lv. 75
10.58%
4.3%
11.24%
10.13%
16.9%
3.39%
8.77%
4.81%
5.05%
5.32%
5.62%
5.95%
7.59%
5.48%
5.8%
Icicle Spear
Hydro Pump
Ice Shard
Supersonic
Other Moves
Shell Smash

Pokemon SV Cloyster Weakness

Cloyster is a Water Ice Type pokemon. This will cause Cloyster to take More Damage from Grass, Electric, Fighting, Rock type moves, and Less Damage from Water, Ice type moves.

Cloyster Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
+200%
Damage From
Grass
2x
Electric
2x
Fighting
2x
Rock
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
Water
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Ice
1/4
Immune
to Damage From

What pokemon is Cloyster Weak Against?
Increased Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%

What pokemon is Cloyster Resistant Against?
Reduced Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
-75%
S
-75%
S
-50%
S
-50%
A
-50%
A
-50%
B
-75%
B
-75%
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Best Moves for Cloyster in Scarlet and Violet

Cloyster Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Icicle Crash and TM Moves like Hydro Pump, and Hyper Beam.

Unlock Move Description
Blizzard
Ice
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
110
Acc:
70
PP:
5
Special
Effect:
A howling blizzard is summoned to strike opposing Pokemon. This may also leave the opposing Pokemon frozen.
Giga Impact
Normal
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
150
Acc:
90
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user charges at the target using every bit of its power. The user can't move on the next turn.
Hydro Pump
Water
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
110
Acc:
80
PP:
5
Special
Effect:
The target is blasted by a huge volume of water launched under great pressure.
Hyper Beam
Normal
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
150
Acc:
90
PP:
5
Special
Effect:
The target is attacked with a powerful beam. The user can't move on the next turn.
Ice Beam
Ice
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The target is struck with an icy-cold beam of energy. This may also leave the target frozen.

List of Cloyster Moves in

Cloyster can learn 18 Moves from Leveling Up and 31 TM Moves. Moves like Icicle Spear which, Cloyster will learn by reaching level Evolution. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Hydro Pump, Hyper Beam and Ice Beam.

Cloyster Level Up Moves

List of the 18 Moves Cloyster can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
Aurora Beam
Ice
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
65
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Special
Effect:
The target is hit with a rainbow-colored beam. This may also lower the target's Attack stat.
Lv.1
Hydro Pump
Water
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
110
Acc:
80
PP:
5
Special
Effect:
The target is blasted by a huge volume of water launched under great pressure.
Lv.1
Ice Beam
Ice
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The target is struck with an icy-cold beam of energy. This may also leave the target frozen.
Lv.1
Ice Shard
Ice
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
30
Physical
Effect:
The user flash-freezes chunks of ice and hurls them at the target. This move always goes first.
Lv.1
Icicle Crash
Ice
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
85
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by crashing large icicles onto the target. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv.1
Iron Defense
Steel
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
15
Status
Effect:
The user hardens its body's surface like iron, sharply boosting its Defense stat.
Lv.1
Leer
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
30
Status
Effect:
The user gives opposing Pokemon an intimidating leer that lowers their Defense stats.
Lv.1
Protect
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
Lv.1
Shell Smash
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
15
Status
Effect:
The user breaks its shell, which lowers its Defense and Sp. Def stats but sharply boosts its Attack, Sp. Atk, and Speed stats.
Lv.1
Spikes
Ground
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user lays a trap of spikes at the feet of the opposing team. The spikes will damage opposing Pokemon that switch into battle.
Lv.1
Supersonic
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
55
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user generates odd sound waves from its body that confuse the target.
Lv.1
Tackle
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
35
Physical
Effect:
A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
Lv.1
Toxic Spikes
Poison
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user lays a trap of poison spikes at the feet of the opposing team. The spikes will poison opposing Pokemon that switch into battle.
Lv.1
Water Gun
Water
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
25
Special
Effect:
The target is blasted with a forceful shot of water.
Lv.1
Whirlpool
Water
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
35
Acc:
85
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user traps the target inside a violent, swirling whirlpool that inflicts damage for four to five turns.
Lv.1
Withdraw
Water
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
The user withdraws its body into its hard shell, boosting its Defense stat.
Lv.5
Razor Shell
Water
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
75
Acc:
95
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user cuts the target with sharp shells to inflict damage. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.
Lv.Evolution
Icicle Spear
Ice
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
25
Acc:
100
PP:
30
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by launching sharp icicles at the target. This move hits two to five times in a row.