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Maschiff Stats

Maschiff highest IV stat is Attack (78) and the lowest being Special Attack (40).

Rank Value Stat
F
60
HP
D
78
Atk
E
60
Def
F
40
Sp.Atk
F
51
Sp.Def
F
51
Speed
E
340
Total

Maschiff Guide

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

Maschiff Detail
Wild Held ItemNone
Wild Material Drops
Best Nature
Adamant
+10% Attack
-10% Special Attack
Weak To
2x
2x
2x
Resistance To
1/2
1/2
0
Catch Rate150
EV Yield1 Attack

How To Evolve Maschiff in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Maschiff Regular Evolution requires Level 30 to evolve into Mabosstiff.

    Maschiff Regular Evolution
  1. New
    #196
    Maschiff
  2. Evolves at level 30
  3. New
    #197
    Mabosstiff

The Maschiff Regular Evolution biggest stat increase will be the Atk stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Maschiff
340
60
78
60
40
51
51
Stat Increase
+165
+20
+42
+30
+20
+19
+34
Mabosstiff
505
80
120
90
60
70
85
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Where To Find Maschiff Locations in Pokemon SV

Maschiff has 2 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find the evolved form Mabosstiff appearing at level 33 - 65, within the South Province (Area Two), South Province (Area Four), West Province (Area Two), West Province (Area Three), Casseroya Lake location.

Maschiff Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Tera Raid Spawn
Maschiff
Lv. 12
Very Common
72%
Grass (30%) Biome
Ruins (30%) Biome
Maschiff
Lv. 10 - 29
Very Rare
1%
Grass (20%) Biome
Ruins (20%) Biome
Forest (20%) Biome
Mabosstiff
Lv. 33 - 65

Maschiff Raid Rewards in Pokemon SV

Pokemon SV Maschiff has 1 Tera Raids. The Maschiff Tera Raid will be a Lv.12 1-Star Raid.

Pokemon SV Maschiff Weakness

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

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

What pokemon is Maschiff 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 Maschiff 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 Maschiff in Scarlet and Violet

Maschiff Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Bite and TM Moves like Body Slam, and Dig.

Unlock Move Description
Crunch
Dark
Tier:
C 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.
Dark Pulse
Dark
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user releases a horrible aura imbued with ill intent. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv. 49
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.
Body Slam
Normal
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
85
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by dropping onto the target with its full body weight. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
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.

List of Maschiff Moves in

Maschiff can learn 14 Moves from Leveling Up and 25 TM Moves. Moves like Reversal which, Maschiff will learn by reaching level 39. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Body Slam, Dig and Facade.

Maschiff Level Up Moves

List of the 14 Moves Maschiff can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
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
Scary Face
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The user frightens the target with a scary face to harshly lower its Speed stat.
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.4
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.7
Snarl
Dark
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
55
Acc:
95
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user yells as if it's ranting about something, which lowers the Sp. Atk stats of opposing Pokemon.
Lv.10
Hone Claws
Dark
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
15
Status
Effect:
The user sharpens its claws to boost its Attack stat and accuracy.
Lv.14
Bite
Dark
Tier:
D 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.18
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.22
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.26
Payback
Dark
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
50
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user stores power, then attacks. This move's power is doubled if the user moves after the target.
Lv.31
Crunch
Dark
Tier:
C 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.35
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.39
Reversal
Fighting
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
1
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
An all-out attack that becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.
Lv.49
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.