Houndstone Stats

Houndstone highest IV stat is Attack (101) and the lowest being Special Attack (50).

Rank Value Stat
F
72
HP
B
101
Atk
C
100
Def
E
50
Sp.Atk
D
97
Sp.Def
E
68
Speed
C
488
Total

Houndstone Guide

Houndstone has a 2 Attack EV Yield, which means the best nature to have with Houndstone is a Adamant nature due to the highest IV stat being Attack.

Houndstone Detail
Wild Held ItemNone
Best Nature
Adamant
+10% Attack
-10% Special Attack
Weak To
2x
2x
Resistance To
1/2
1/2
0
0
Catch Rate60
EV Yield2 Attack

How To Evolve Houndstone in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Greavard Regular Evolution requires Level 30 During Nighttime to evolve into Houndstone.

    Houndstone Regular Evolution
  1. New
    #311
    Greavard
  2. Evolves at level 30
  3. New
    #312
    Houndstone

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

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Greavard
290
50
61
60
30
55
34
Stat Increase
+198
+22
+40
+40
+20
+42
+34
Houndstone
488
72
101
100
50
97
68
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Where To Find Houndstone Locations in Pokemon SV

Houndstone has 2 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find Greavard appearing at level 25 - 40, within the Glaseado Mountain 1, Glaseado Mountain 2 location.

Houndstone Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Very Common
72%
Ruins (40%) Biome
Greavard
Lv. 22 - 34
Very Common
72%
Mountain (30%) Biome
Snow (30%) Biome
Greavard
Lv. 25 - 40

Wild Houndstone Tera Type Location

Pokemon SV Houndstone Weakness

Houndstone is a Ghost Type pokemon. This will cause Houndstone to take More Damage from Ghost, Dark type moves, and Less Damage from Poison, Bug, Normal, Fighting type moves.

Houndstone Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
+200%
Damage From
Ghost
2x
Dark
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
Poison
1/2
Bug
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Immune
to Damage From
Normal
0
Fighting
0

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

Houndstone Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Crunch and TM Moves like Phantom Force, and Shadow Ball.

Unlock Move Description
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.
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.
Phantom Force
Ghost
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user vanishes somewhere, then strikes the target on the next turn. This move hits even if the target protects itself.
Shadow Ball
Ghost
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user attacks by hurling a shadowy blob at the target. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
Lv. 58
Double-Edge
Normal
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
A reckless life-risking tackle in which the user rushes the target. This also damages the user quite a lot.

List of Houndstone Moves in

Houndstone can learn 15 Moves from Leveling Up and 33 TM Moves. Moves like Charm which, Houndstone will learn by reaching level 51. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Phantom Force, Shadow Ball and Crunch.

Houndstone Level Up Moves

List of the 15 Moves Houndstone can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
Growl
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
The user growls in an endearing way, making opposing Pokemon less wary. This lowers their Attack stats.
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.3
Lick
Ghost
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
30
Acc:
100
PP:
30
Physical
Effect:
The user licks the target with a long tongue to inflict damage. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
Lv.6
Bite
Dark
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
25
Physical
Effect:
The target is bitten with viciously sharp fangs. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv.6
Tail Whip
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
30
Status
Effect:
The user wags its tail cutely, making opposing Pokemon less wary. This lowers their Defense stats.
Lv.9
Roar
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The target is scared off, and a different Pokemon is dragged out. In the wild, this ends a battle against a single Pokemon.
Lv.12
Headbutt
Normal
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
70
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user sticks out its head and attacks by charging straight into the target. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv.16
Dig
Ground
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user burrows into the ground on the first turn, then attacks on the next turn.
Lv.24
Rest
Psychic
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
5
Status
Effect:
The user goes to sleep for two turns. This fully restores the user's HP and cures any status conditions.
Lv.28
Crunch
Dark
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user crunches up the target with sharp fangs. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.
Lv.36
Play Rough
Fairy
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by playing rough with the target. This may also lower the target's Attack stat.
Lv.41
Helping Hand
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally's attack.
Lv.46
Phantom Force
Ghost
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user vanishes somewhere, then strikes the target on the next turn. This move hits even if the target protects itself.
Lv.51
Charm
Fairy
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user gazes at the target rather charmingly, making it less wary. This harshly lowers the target's Attack stat.
Lv.58
Double-Edge
Normal
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
A reckless life-risking tackle in which the user rushes the target. This also damages the user quite a lot.