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Rockruff Stats

Rockruff highest IV stat is Attack (65) and the lowest being Special Attack (30).

Rank Value Stat
F
45
HP
E
65
Atk
F
40
Def
F
30
Sp.Atk
F
40
Sp.Def
E
60
Speed
F
280
Total

Rockruff Guide

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

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

How To Evolve Rockruff in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Rockruff Regular Evolution requires Level 25, Daytime, in Pokémon Sun or Ultra Sun to evolve into Lycanroc.

    Rockruff Regular Evolution
  1. #089
    Rockruff
  2. Evolves at level 25
  3. #090
    Lycanroc

The Rockruff Regular Evolution biggest stat increase will be the Speed stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Rockruff
280
45
65
40
30
40
60
Stat Increase
+207
+30
+50
+25
+25
+25
+52
Lycanroc
487
75
115
65
55
65
112
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Where To Find Rockruff Locations in Pokemon SV

Rockruff has 1 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find Lycanroc appearing at level 34 - 60, within the The Great Crater of Paldea location.

Rockruff Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Tera Raid Spawn
Rockruff
Lv. 12
Rare
20%
Rocky (20%) Biome
Lycanroc
Lv. 34 - 60

Wild Rockruff Tera Type Location

Rockruff Raid Rewards in Pokemon SV

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

Pokemon SV Rockruff Weakness

Rockruff is a Rock Type pokemon. This will cause Rockruff to take More Damage from Fighting, Ground, Steel, Water, Grass type moves, and Less Damage from Normal, Flying, Poison, Fire type moves.

Rockruff Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
+200%
Damage From
Fighting
2x
Ground
2x
Steel
2x
Water
2x
Grass
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
Normal
1/2
Flying
1/2
Poison
1/2
Fire
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Immune
to Damage From

What pokemon is Rockruff 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 Rockruff 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%
A
-50%
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Best Moves for Rockruff in Scarlet and Violet

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

Unlock Move Description
Stone Edge
Rock
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
100
Acc:
80
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user stabs the target with sharpened stones. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
Rock Slide
Rock
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
75
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
Large boulders are hurled at opposing Pokemon to inflict damage. This may also make the opposing Pokemon flinch.
Egg
Last Resort
Normal
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
140
Acc:
100
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
This move can be used only after the user has used all the other moves it knows in the battle.
Egg
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.
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.

List of Rockruff Moves in

Rockruff can learn 14 Moves from Leveling Up and 31 TM Moves. Moves like Stealth Rock which, Rockruff will learn by reaching level 44. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Body Slam, Crunch and Dig.

Rockruff Level Up Moves

List of the 14 Moves Rockruff 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
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
Sand Attack
Ground
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Status
Effect:
Sand is hurled in the target's face, lowering the target's accuracy.
Lv.8
Double Team
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
15
Status
Effect:
By moving rapidly, the user makes illusory copies of itself to boost its evasiveness.
Lv.12
Rock Throw
Rock
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
50
Acc:
90
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user picks up and throws a small rock at the target to inflict damage.
Lv.16
Howl
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
The user howls loudly to rouse itself and its allies. This boosts their Attack stats.
Lv.20
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.24
Rock Tomb
Rock
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
95
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user hurls boulders at the target to inflict damage. This also lowers the target's Speed stat by cutting off its movement.
Lv.28
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.32
Rock Slide
Rock
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
75
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
Large boulders are hurled at opposing Pokemon to inflict damage. This may also make the opposing Pokemon flinch.
Lv.36
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.40
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.44
Stealth Rock
Rock
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user lays a trap of levitating stones around the opposing team. The trap damages opposing Pokemon that switch into battle.
Lv.48
Stone Edge
Rock
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
100
Acc:
80
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user stabs the target with sharpened stones. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.