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Rotom Stats

Rotom highest IV stat is Special Attack (95) and the lowest being Attack (50).

Rank Value Stat
F
50
HP
E
50
Atk
E
77
Def
B
95
Sp.Atk
E
77
Sp.Def
D
91
Speed
D
440
Total

Rotom Guide

Rotom has a 1 Special Attack, 1 Speed EV Yield, which means the best nature to have with Rotom is a Modest nature due to the highest IV stat being Special Attack.

Rotom Detail
Wild Held ItemNone
Wild Material Drops
Best Nature
Modest
+10% Special Attack
-10% Attack
Weak To
2x
2x
2x
Resistance To
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
0
0
Catch Rate45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield1 Special Attack, 1 Speed

How To Evolve Rotom in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

How to get Rotom's transform item in Scarlet and Violet
Rotom transform item vendor

You will need to participate in the special auctions, you will need to get a bid card. These cards are acquired from the Pokémon Center in Porto Marinada and can be used at any of the three auction houses located around town. Once you have your bid card, special auctions from a fourth vendor may appear if you have this specific Pokémon within your boxes or party.

Rotom Regular Evolution requires Rotom Catalog to evolve into Fan Rotom. If you want the Wash Rotom Alternative Evolution, it will require Rotom Catalog.

    Rotom Regular Evolution
  1. #310
    Rotom
  2. Rotom Catalog
  3. #310
    Fan Rotom
    Frost Rotom Alternative Evolution
  1. #310
    Rotom
  2. Rotom Catalog
  3. #310
    Frost Rotom
    Heat Rotom Alternative Evolution
  1. #310
    Rotom
  2. Rotom Catalog
  3. #310
    Heat Rotom
    Mow Rotom Alternative Evolution
  1. #310
    Rotom
  2. Rotom Catalog
  3. #310
    Mow Rotom
    Wash Rotom Alternative Evolution
  1. #310
    Rotom
  2. Rotom Catalog
  3. #310
    Wash Rotom

The Rotom Regular Evolution most significant stat change increases will be Def, meanwhile, Frost Rotom Alternative Evolution will see the biggest increase in the Def stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Rotom
440
50
50
77
95
77
91
Stat Increase
+80
+0
+15
+30
+10
+30
+5
Fan Rotom
520
50
65
107
105
107
86
Frost Rotom Alternative Evolution
Rotom
440
50
50
77
95
77
91
Stat Increase
+80
+0
+15
+30
+10
+30
+5
Frost Rotom
520
50
65
107
105
107
86
Heat Rotom Alternative Evolution
Rotom
440
50
50
77
95
77
91
Stat Increase
+80
+0
+15
+30
+10
+30
+5
Heat Rotom
520
50
65
107
105
107
86
Mow Rotom Alternative Evolution
Rotom
440
50
50
77
95
77
91
Stat Increase
+80
+0
+15
+30
+10
+30
+5
Mow Rotom
520
50
65
107
105
107
86
Wash Rotom Alternative Evolution
Rotom
440
50
50
77
95
77
91
Stat Increase
+80
+0
+15
+30
+10
+30
+5
Wash Rotom
520
50
65
107
105
107
86
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Where To Find Rotom Locations in Pokemon SV

Rotom has 1 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find Rotom appearing at level 20 - 50, within the West Province (Area Two), East Province (Area Two) location.

Rotom Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Tera Raid Spawn
Rotom
Lv. 45
Tera Raid Spawn
Rotom
Lv. 75
Rare
10%
Town (10%) Biome
Rotom
Lv. 20 - 50

Rotom Raid Rewards in Pokemon SV

Pokemon SV Rotom has 2 Tera Raids. There are multiple Rotom Tera Raids, first being a Lv.45 4-Star Raid and the second is a Lv.75 5-Star Raid.

Raid Rewards Raid Moves
Lv. 45
15%
4.71%
12.35%
9.86%
10.94%
17.54%
31.91%
15.63%
Discharge
Shadow Ball
Uproar
Thunder Wave
Other Moves
Nasty Plot
Lv. 75
10.58%
4.3%
11.24%
10.13%
16.9%
3.39%
8.77%
4.81%
5.05%
5.32%
5.62%
5.95%
7.59%
5.48%
5.8%
Discharge
Uproar
Hex
Thunder Wave
Other Moves
Charge
Eerie Impulse

Pokemon SV Rotom Weakness

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

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

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

Rotom Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Shock Wave and TM Moves like Thunderbolt, and Charge Beam.

Unlock Move Description
Thunder
Electric
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
110
Acc:
70
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
A wicked thunderbolt is dropped on the target to inflict damage. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
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.
Thunderbolt
Electric
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user attacks the target with a strong electric blast. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
Egg
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.
Lv. 50
Discharge
Electric
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user strikes everything around it by letting loose a flare of electricity. This may also leave those hit by the attack with paralysis.

List of Rotom Moves in

Rotom can learn 13 Moves from Leveling Up and 32 TM Moves. Moves like Uproar which, Rotom will learn by reaching level 55. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Thunderbolt, Charge Beam and Dark Pulse.

Rotom Level Up Moves

List of the 13 Moves Rotom can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
Astonish
Ghost
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
30
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks the target by crying out in a startling fashion. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv.1
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.5
Thunder Shock
Electric
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
30
Special
Effect:
The user attacks the target with a jolt of electricity. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
Lv.10
Confuse Ray
Ghost
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The target is exposed to a sinister ray that causes confusion.
Lv.15
Charge
Electric
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user becomes charged, boosting the power of the next Electric-type move it uses. This also boosts the user's Sp. Def stat.
Lv.20
Electro Ball
Electric
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
1
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user hurls an electric orb at the target. The faster the user is than the target, the greater the move's power.
Lv.25
Thunder Wave
Electric
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
90
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user launches a weak jolt of electricity that paralyzes the target.
Lv.30
Shock Wave
Electric
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Special
Effect:
The user strikes the target with a quick jolt of electricity. This attack never misses.
Lv.35
Hex
Ghost
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
65
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
This relentless attack does massive damage to a target affected by status conditions.
Lv.40
Substitute
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The user creates a substitute for itself using some of its own HP. The substitute serves as the user's decoy.
Lv.45
Trick
Psychic
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The user catches the target off guard and swaps the target's held item with its own.
Lv.50
Discharge
Electric
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user strikes everything around it by letting loose a flare of electricity. This may also leave those hit by the attack with paralysis.
Lv.55
Uproar
Normal
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user attacks in an uproar for three turns. During that time, no Pokemon can fall asleep.