Grimer Stats

Grimer highest IV stat is Attack (80) and the lowest being Speed (25).

Rank Value Stat
E
80
HP
D
80
Atk
F
50
Def
F
40
Sp.Atk
F
50
Sp.Def
F
25
Speed
F
325
Total

Grimer Guide

Grimer has a 1 HP EV Yield, which means the best nature to have with Grimer is a Brave nature due to the highest IV stat being Attack.

Grimer Detail
Wild Held ItemNone
Wild Material Drops
Best Nature
Brave
+10% Attack
-10% Speed
Weak To
2x
2x
Resistance To
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
Catch Rate190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield1 HP

How To Evolve Grimer in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Grimer Regular Evolution requires Level 38 to evolve into Muk.

    Grimer Regular Evolution
  1. #194
    Grimer
  2. Evolves at level 38
  3. #195
    Muk

The Grimer Regular Evolution biggest stat increase will be the SpDef stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Grimer
325
80
80
50
40
50
25
Stat Increase
+175
+25
+25
+25
+25
+50
+25
Muk
500
105
105
75
65
100
50
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Where To Find Grimer Locations in Pokemon SV

Grimer has 1 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find Grimer appearing at level 19 - 42, within the West Province (Area Two), East Province (Area Two) location.

Grimer Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Very Common
60%
Town (80%) Biome
Grimer
Lv. 19 - 42
Common
40%
Town (3%) Biome
Muk
Lv. 38 - 57

Pokemon SV Grimer Weakness

Grimer is a Poison Type pokemon. This will cause Grimer to take More Damage from Ground, Psychic type moves, and Less Damage from Fighting, Poison, Bug, Grass, Fairy type moves.

Grimer Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
+200%
Damage From
Ground
2x
Psychic
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
Fighting
1/2
Poison
1/2
Bug
1/2
Grass
1/2
Fairy
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Immune
to Damage From

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

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

Grimer Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Sludge Bomb and TM Moves like Poison Jab, and Sludge Bomb.

Unlock Move Description
Gunk Shot
Poison
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
80
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. This may also poison the target.
Lv. 46
Belch
Poison
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user lets out a damaging belch at the target. The user must eat a held Berry to use this move.
Fire Blast
Fire
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
110
Acc:
85
PP:
5
Special
Effect:
The target is attacked with an intense blast of all- consuming fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Poison Jab
Poison
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
The target is stabbed with a tentacle, an arm, or the like steeped in poison. This may also poison the target.
Sludge Bomb
Poison
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user hurls unsanitary sludge at the target to inflict damage. This may also poison the target.

List of Grimer Moves in

Grimer can learn 16 Moves from Leveling Up and 41 TM Moves. Moves like Memento which, Grimer will learn by reaching level 48. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Poison Jab, Sludge Bomb and Thunder.

Grimer Level Up Moves

List of the 16 Moves Grimer can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
Poison Gas
Poison
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
90
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
A cloud of poison gas is sprayed in the faces of opposing Pokemon, poisoning those it hits.
Lv.1
Pound
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
35
Physical
Effect:
The target is physically pounded with a long tail, a foreleg, or the like.
Lv.4
Harden
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
30
Status
Effect:
The user stiffens all the muscles in its body to boost its Defense stat.
Lv.7
Mud-Slap
Ground
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
20
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user hurls mud in the target's face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
Lv.12
Disable
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
For four turns, the target will be unable to use whichever move it last used.
Lv.15
Sludge
Poison
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
65
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Special
Effect:
The user hurls unsanitary sludge at the target to inflict damage. This may also poison the target.
Lv.18
Mud Shot
Ground
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
55
Acc:
95
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. This also lowers the target's Speed stat.
Lv.21
Minimize
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The user compresses its body to make itself look smaller, which sharply boosts its evasiveness.
Lv.26
Toxic
Poison
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
A move that leaves the target badly poisoned. Its poison damage worsens every turn.
Lv.29
Sludge Bomb
Poison
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user hurls unsanitary sludge at the target to inflict damage. This may also poison the target.
Lv.32
Sludge Wave
Poison
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
95
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user strikes everything around it by swamping the area with a giant sludge wave. This may also poison those it hits.
Lv.37
Screech
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
85
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
An earsplitting screech harshly lowers the target's Defense stat.
Lv.40
Gunk Shot
Poison
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
80
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. This may also poison the target.
Lv.43
Acid Armor
Poison
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user alters its cellular structure to liquefy itself, sharply boosting its Defense stat.
Lv.46
Belch
Poison
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user lets out a damaging belch at the target. The user must eat a held Berry to use this move.
Lv.48
Memento
Dark
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The user faints. In return, the target's Attack and Sp. Atk stats are harshly lowered.