Mankey Stats

Mankey highest IV stat is Attack (80) and the lowest being Def (35).

Rank Value Stat
F
40
HP
D
80
Atk
F
35
Def
F
35
Sp.Atk
F
45
Sp.Def
E
70
Speed
F
305
Total

Mankey Guide

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

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

How To Evolve Mankey in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Mankey Regular Evolution requires Level 28 to evolve into Primeape and Use Rage Fist 20 times to evolve into Annihilape.

    Mankey Regular Evolution
  1. #158
    Mankey
  2. Evolves at level 28
  3. #159
    Primeape
  4. Use Rage Fist 20 times
  5. New
    #160
    Annihilape

Mankey Regular Evolution's most significant stat increase will be its HP stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Mankey
305
40
80
35
35
45
70
Stat Increase
+150
+25
+25
+25
+25
+25
+25
Primeape
455
65
105
60
60
70
95
Stat Increase
+80
+45
+10
+20
+10
+20
+5
Annihilape
535
110
115
80
50
90
90
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Where To Find Mankey Locations in Pokemon SV

Mankey has 2 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find the evolved form Primeape appearing at level 28 - 47, within the West Province (Area Three), North Province (Area One), North Province (Area Two) location.

Mankey Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Very Common
60%
Grass (60%) Biome
Mountain (60%) Biome
Mankey
Lv. 15 - 19
Common
40%
Rocky (10%) Biome
Forest (10%) Biome
Bamboo (10%) Biome
Primeape
Lv. 28 - 47

Pokemon SV Mankey Weakness

Mankey is a Fighting Type pokemon. This will cause Mankey to take More Damage from Flying, Psychic, Fairy type moves, and Less Damage from Rock, Bug, Dark type moves.

Mankey Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
+200%
Damage From
Flying
2x
Psychic
2x
Fairy
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
Rock
1/2
Bug
1/2
Dark
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Immune
to Damage From

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

What pokemon is Mankey 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 Mankey in Scarlet and Violet

Mankey Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Outrage and TM Moves like Brick Break, and Drain Punch.

Unlock Move Description
Close Combat
Fighting
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
100
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user fights the target up close, inflicting damage without guarding itself. This also lowers the user's Defense and Sp. Def stats.
Focus Blast
Fighting
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
70
PP:
5
Special
Effect:
The user heightens its mental focus and unleashes its power. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
Lv. 22
Cross Chop
Fighting
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
100
Acc:
80
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
Brick Break
Fighting
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
75
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks with a swift chop. This move can also break barriers, such as Light Screen and Reflect.
Drain Punch
Fighting
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
75
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks with an energy-draining punch. The user's HP is restored by up to half the damage taken by the target.

List of Mankey Moves in

Mankey can learn 15 Moves from Leveling Up and 44 TM Moves. Moves like Final Gambit which, Mankey will learn by reaching level 48. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Brick Break, Drain Punch and Gunk Shot.

Mankey Level Up Moves

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

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
Covet
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
25
Physical
Effect:
The user endearingly approaches the target, then steals the target's held item.
Lv.1
Focus Energy
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
30
Status
Effect:
The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that its future attacks have a heightened chance of landing critical hits.
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
Scratch
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
35
Physical
Effect:
Hard, pointed, sharp claws rake the target to inflict damage.
Lv.5
Fury Swipes
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
18
Acc:
80
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by raking the target with claws, scythes, or the like. This move hits two to five times in a row.
Lv.8
Low Kick
Fighting
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
1
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
A powerful low kick that makes the target fall over. The heavier the target, the greater the move's power.
Lv.12
Seismic Toss
Fighting
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
1
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
The target is thrown using the power of gravity. It inflicts damage equal to the user's level.
Lv.17
Swagger
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
85
PP:
15
Status
Effect:
The user enrages and confuses the target. However, this also sharply boosts the target's Attack stat.
Lv.22
Cross Chop
Fighting
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
100
Acc:
80
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
Lv.26
Assurance
Dark
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
This move's power is doubled if the target has already taken some damage in the same turn.
Lv.29
Thrash
Normal
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user rampages and attacks for two to three turns. The user then becomes confused.
Lv.33
Close Combat
Fighting
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
100
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user fights the target up close, inflicting damage without guarding itself. This also lowers the user's Defense and Sp. Def stats.
Lv.36
Screech
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
85
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
An earsplitting screech harshly lowers the target's Defense stat.
Lv.44
Outrage
Dragon
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user rampages and attacks for two to three turns. The user then becomes confused.
Lv.48
Final Gambit
Fighting
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
1
Acc:
100
PP:
5
Special
Effect:
The user risks everything to attack the target. The user faints but inflicts damage equal to its own HP.