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Scizor Stats

Scizor highest IV stat is Attack (130) and the lowest being Special Attack (55).

Rank Value Stat
F
70
HP
S
130
Atk
C
100
Def
E
55
Sp.Atk
D
80
Sp.Def
E
65
Speed
B
500
Total

Scizor Guide

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

Scizor Detail
Wild Held ItemNone
Best Nature
Adamant
+10% Attack
-10% Special Attack
Weak To
4x
Resistance To
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
0
1/4
Catch Rate25 (3.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield2 Attack

How To Evolve Scizor in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Scyther Regular Evolution requires trade holding Metal Coat to evolve into Scizor. If you want the Kleavor Alternative Evolution, it will require Use Black Augurite.

    Scizor Regular Evolution
  1. #260
    Scyther
  2. trade holding Metal Coat
  3. #261
    Scizor
    Kleavor Alternative Evolution
  1. #260
    Scyther
  2. Use Black Augurite
  3. Kleavor

The Scizor Regular Evolution most significant stat change increases will be Speed, meanwhile, Kleavor Alternative Evolution will see the biggest increase in the Atk stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Scyther
500
70
110
80
55
80
105
Stat Increase
+0
+0
+20
+20
+0
+0
+40
Scizor
500
70
130
100
55
80
65
Kleavor Alternative Evolution
Scyther
500
70
110
80
55
80
105
Stat Increase
+0
+0
+20
+15
+10
+5
+20
Kleavor
500
70
130
95
45
75
85
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Where To Find Scizor Locations in Pokemon SV

Scizor has 1 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find Scyther appearing at level 15 - 55, within the South Province (Area Four), West Province (Area Three), Casseroya Lake, North Province (Area Two) location.

Scizor Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Tera Raid Spawn
Scizor
Lv. 75
Tera Raid Spawn
Scizor
Lv. 75
Very Common
60%
Lake (30%) Biome
Bamboo (30%) Biome
Scyther
Lv. 15 - 55

Scizor Raid Rewards in Pokemon SV

Pokemon SV Scizor has 2 Tera Raids. There are multiple Scizor Tera Raids, first being a Lv.75 5-Star Raid and the second is a Lv.90 6-Star Raid.

Raid Rewards Raid Moves
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%
Iron Head
X-Scissor
Bullet Punch
Slash
Other Moves
Iron Defense
Focus Energy
Lv. 90
8.12%
5.52%
11.7%
6.62%
14.18%
3.31%
8.55%
5.61%
5.94%
6.32%
6.74%
6.02%
12.82%
11.76%
6.67%
3.57%
X-Scissor
Bullet Punch
Close Combat
Iron Head
Other Moves
Iron Defense
Focus Energy

Pokemon SV Scizor Weakness

Scizor is a Bug Steel Type pokemon. This will cause Scizor to take More Damage from Fire type moves, and Less Damage from Normal, Bug, Steel, Psychic, Ice, Dragon, Fairy, Poison, Grass type moves.

Scizor Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
Fire
4x
+200%
Damage From
-50%
Less Damage From
Normal
1/2
Bug
1/2
Steel
1/2
Psychic
1/2
Ice
1/2
Dragon
1/2
Fairy
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Grass
1/4
Immune
to Damage From
Poison
0

What pokemon is Scizor Weak Against?
Increased Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
+400%
S
+400%
A
+400%
B
+400%
B
+400%
B
+400%
B
+400%
B
+400%

What pokemon is Scizor Resistant Against?
Reduced Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
-75%
S
-75%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
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Best Moves for Scizor in Scarlet and Violet

Scizor Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Air Slash and TM Moves like Bug Buzz, and Close Combat.

Unlock Move Description
Egg
Self-Destruct
Normal
Tier:
S Tier
Power:
200
Acc:
100
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks everything around it by causing an explosion. The user faints upon using this move.
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.
Bug Buzz
Bug
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user vibrates to generate a damaging sound wave. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
Close Combat
Fighting
Tier:
C 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.

List of Scizor Moves in

Scizor can learn 17 Moves from Leveling Up and 38 TM Moves. Moves like Bullet Punch which, Scizor will learn by reaching level Evolution. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Bug Buzz, Close Combat and Flash Cannon.

Scizor Level Up Moves

List of the 17 Moves Scizor can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
Agility
Psychic
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
30
Status
Effect:
The user relaxes and lightens its body to move faster. This sharply boosts its Speed stat.
Lv.1
Air Slash
Flying
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
75
Acc:
95
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user attacks with a blade of air that slices even the sky. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv.1
False Swipe
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
40
Physical
Effect:
A restrained attack that prevents the target from fainting. The target is left with at least 1 HP.
Lv.1
Fury Cutter
Bug
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
95
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by slashing the target with scythes, claws, or the like. This attack becomes more powerful if it hits in succession.
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
Quick Attack
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
30
Physical
Effect:
The user lunges at the target to inflict damage, moving at blinding speed. This move always goes first.
Lv.1
Wing Attack
Flying
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
35
Physical
Effect:
The target is struck with large, imposing wings spread wide to inflict damage.
Lv.12
Metal Claw
Steel
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
50
Acc:
95
PP:
35
Physical
Effect:
The target is raked with steel claws. This may also boost the user's Attack stat.
Lv.16
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.20
Double Hit
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
35
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user slams the target with a tail or the like. The target is hit twice in a row.
Lv.24
Slash
Normal
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
70
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
The target is attacked with a slash of claws, scythes, or the like. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
Lv.28
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.32
Iron Defense
Steel
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
15
Status
Effect:
The user hardens its body's surface like iron, sharply boosting its Defense stat.
Lv.36
Iron Head
Steel
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user slams the target with its steel-hard head. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv.40
X-Scissor
Bug
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes, claws, or the like as if they were a pair of scissors.
Lv.44
Swords Dance
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
A frenetic dance to uplift the fighting spirit. This sharply boosts the user's Attack stat.
Lv.Evolution
Bullet Punch
Steel
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
30
Physical
Effect:
The user strikes the target with tough punches as fast as bullets. This move always goes first.