Gulpin Stats

Gulpin highest IV stat is Def (53) and the lowest being Speed (40).

Rank Value Stat
F
70
HP
F
43
Atk
F
53
Def
F
43
Sp.Atk
F
53
Sp.Def
F
40
Speed
F
302
Total

Gulpin Guide

Gulpin has a 1 HP EV Yield, which means the best nature to have with Gulpin is a Relaxed nature due to the highest IV stat being Defense.

Gulpin Detail
Wild Held Item
Wild Material Drops
Best Nature
Relaxed
+10% Defense
-10% Speed
Weak To
2x
2x
Resistance To
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
Catch Rate225 (29.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield1 HP

How To Evolve Gulpin in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Gulpin Regular Evolution requires Level 26 to evolve into Swalot.

    Gulpin Regular Evolution
  1. Violet
    #139
    Gulpin
  2. Evolves at level 26
  3. Violet
    #140
    Swalot

The Gulpin Regular Evolution biggest stat increase will be the HP stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Gulpin
302
70
43
53
43
53
40
Stat Increase
+165
+30
+30
+30
+30
+30
+15
Swalot
467
100
73
83
73
83
55
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Where To Find Gulpin Locations in Pokemon SV

How to get Gulpin in Pokemon Scarlet Version
  1. The Union Circle is a great way to get Pokémon that you don't have in your Violet game version. When two players join a Union Circle (Online-Multiplayer or Local), if they are playing different versions of Pokémon Scarlet & Violet, exclusive Pokémon can spawn and be caught by either of them.
  2. You also Trade for the Gulpin pokemon with someone who has a different version of the game.

Gulpin has 2 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find the evolved form Swalot appearing at level 45 - 55, within the Casseroya Lake location.

Gulpin Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Very Common
60%
Town (60%) Biome
Grass (60%) Biome
Gulpin
Lv. 12 - 17
Common
40%
Lake (30%) Biome
Swalot
Lv. 45 - 55

Pokemon SV Gulpin Weakness

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

Gulpin 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 Gulpin 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 Gulpin Resistant Against?
Reduced Damage
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Best Moves for Gulpin in Scarlet and Violet

Gulpin Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Sludge Bomb and TM Moves like Sludge Bomb, and Solar Beam.

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. 41
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.
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.
Solar Beam
Grass
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user gathers light on the first turn, then blasts a bundled beam on the next turn.

List of Gulpin Moves in

Gulpin can learn 16 Moves from Leveling Up and 35 TM Moves. Moves like Pain Split which, Gulpin will learn by reaching level 44. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Sludge Bomb, Solar Beam and Body Slam.

Gulpin Level Up Moves

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

Lv Move Description
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.5
Yawn
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The user lets loose a huge yawn that lulls the target into falling asleep on the next turn.
Lv.8
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.10
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.12
Amnesia
Psychic
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user temporarily empties its mind to forget its concerns. This sharply boosts the user's Sp. Def stat.
Lv.17
Acid Spray
Poison
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Special
Effect:
The user attacks by spitting fluid that works to melt the target. This also harshly lowers the target's Sp. Def stat.
Lv.20
Encore
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
5
Status
Effect:
The user compels the target to keep using the move it encored for three turns.
Lv.25
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.28
Spit Up
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
1
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The power stored using the move Stockpile is released at once in an attack. The more power is stored, the greater the move's power.
Lv.28
Stockpile
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user stores power and boosts its Defense and Sp. Def stats. This move can be used up to three times.
Lv.28
Swallow
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The power stored using the move Stockpile is absorbed by the user to restore its own HP. The more power is stored, the more HP is restored.
Lv.33
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.36
Gastro Acid
Poison
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The user hurls up its stomach acids on the target. The fluid eliminates the effect of the target's Ability.
Lv.41
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.44
Pain Split
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user adds its HP to the target's HP, then equally splits the combined HP between the target and itself.
Lv.49
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.