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Scyther Stats

Scyther highest IV stat is Attack (110) and the lowest being Special Attack (55).

Rank Value Stat
F
70
HP
A
110
Atk
D
80
Def
E
55
Sp.Atk
D
80
Sp.Def
C
105
Speed
B
500
Total

Scyther Guide

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

Scyther Detail
Wild Held ItemNone
Wild Material Drops
Best Nature
Adamant
+10% Attack
-10% Special Attack
Weak To
2x
2x
2x
2x
4x
Resistance To
1/2
0
1/4
1/4
Catch Rate45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield1 Attack

How To Evolve Scyther 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.

    Scyther 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 Scyther 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 Scyther Locations in Pokemon SV

Scyther 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.

Scyther Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Tera Raid Spawn
Scyther
Lv. 45
Tera Raid Spawn
Scyther
Lv. 75
Very Common
60%
Lake (30%) Biome
Bamboo (30%) Biome
Scyther
Lv. 15 - 55

Wild Scyther Tera Type Location

Scyther Raid Rewards in Pokemon SV

Pokemon SV Scyther has 2 Tera Raids. There are multiple Scyther 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%
X-Scissor
Aerial Ace
Focus Energy
Slash
Other Moves
Swords Dance
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%
Aerial Ace
X-Scissor
Slash
Agility
Other Moves
Focus Energy
Swords Dance

Pokemon SV Scyther Weakness

Scyther is a Bug Flying Type pokemon. This will cause Scyther to take More Damage from Flying, Fire, Electric, Ice, Rock type moves, and Less Damage from Bug, Ground, Fighting, Grass type moves.

Scyther Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
Rock
4x
+200%
Damage From
Flying
2x
Fire
2x
Electric
2x
Ice
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
Bug
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Fighting
1/4
Grass
1/4
Immune
to Damage From
Ground
0

What pokemon is Scyther Weak Against?
Increased Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
+400%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%

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

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

Unlock Move Description
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.
Air Slash
Flying
Tier:
C 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.
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 Scyther Moves in

Scyther can learn 13 Moves from Leveling Up and 32 TM Moves. Moves like Swords Dance which, Scyther will learn by reaching level 44. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Air Slash, Bug Buzz and Close Combat.

Scyther Level Up Moves

List of the 13 Moves Scyther 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
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.4
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.8
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.12
Wing Attack
Flying
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
35
Physical
Effect:
The target is struck with large, imposing wings spread wide to inflict damage.
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
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.36
Air Slash
Flying
Tier:
C 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.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.