Regular
Shiny
Shinx
Electric Type
Flash Pokémon
National Pokedex: #403

Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Shinx is a Electric Type Flash Pokémon with a Medium Slow growth rate and a 1 Attack EV Yield. Shinx can be found with Rivalry, Intimidate and Guts as an Ability; we recommend the Lonely Nature, based on 263 total combined Base Stats in Pokemon SV.

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Shinx Stats and Abilities

Based on Shinx Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Shinx Highest IV Stat is Attack (65) and the Lowest being Defense (34).

Shinx Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
45
E
Attack
65
F
Defense
34
F
Special Attack
40
F
Special Defense
34
F
Speed
45
F
Total
263
Shinx Details
Shinx Detail
Best Nature
Lonely
+10% Attack
-10% Defense
Nature Like/Dislikes
Likes: Spicy
Dislikes: Sour
Liked Foods
Catch Rate235 (30.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Field
EV Yield1 Attack
Growth RateMedium Slow
Egg Cycles20 (4,884–5,140 steps)
Shinx Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Rivalry
Deals more damage to a Pokémon of same gender.
Ability 2
Intimidate
Intimidate lower's the Attack of all opponents by one stage when the ability-bearer switches in (including the start of a battle).
Hidden Ability
Guts
Guts raises the ability-bearer's Attack by 50% when inflicted by a major status ailment (poison, burn, paralysis, freeze or sleep). If burnt, the Pokémon does not suffer the usual drop in Attack.

How To Evolve Shinx in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Shinx requires (Level 15) to evolve into Luxio and then (Level 30) to evolve into Luxray.

Shinx Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Shinx
Electric Type
Level 15
Luxio
Electric Type
Level 30
Luxray
Electric Type
Shinx Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Shinx
263
45
65
40
34
34
45
Stat Change
+100
+15
+20
+20
+15
+15
+15
Luxio
363
60
85
60
49
49
60
Stat Change
+160
+20
+35
+35
+30
+30
+10
Luxray
523
80
120
95
79
79
70

Where To Find Shinx Locations in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

List of Locations where you can find and catch Shinx in Pokemon SV.

Pokemon SV Shinx Weakness

Shinx is a Electric Type pokemon. This will cause Shinx to take More Damage from Ground Type Moves, and Less Damage from Flying, Steel, Electric Type moves.

Shinx Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Ground
0.5x
Less Damage
Flying
Steel
Electric
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Shinx Weak Against?

Shinx Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
B
Hippowdon
Ground Type
B
Donphan
Ground Type
B
Mudsdale
Ground Type
D
Pupitar
Rock Type
Ground Type
E
Mudbray
Ground Type

What pokemon is Shinx Strong Against?

Shinx Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Dragonite
Dragon Type
Flying Type
S
Salamence
Dragon Type
Flying Type
A
Gyarados
Water Type
Flying Type
A
Magnezone
Electric Type
Steel Type
A
Noivern
Flying Type
Dragon Type

Best Shinx Moves in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

STAB: (Same Type Attack Bonus) When a Pokemon uses a Move Type that is the Same as the Pokemon's Type, it will receive a 50% Bonus to Power. Moves Affected by this Highlighted in Bold
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Pokemon similar to Shinx based on Electric Type
Similar Electric Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
A
Magnezone-Pokemon-Image
Magnezone
ELECTRIC-Type STEEL-Type 535 70 70 130 115 90 60
B
Jolteon-Pokemon-Image
Jolteon
ELECTRIC-Type 525 65 65 110 60 95 130
B
Luxray-Pokemon-Image
Luxray
ELECTRIC-Type 523 80 120 95 79 79 70
B
Eelektross-Pokemon-Image
Eelektross
ELECTRIC-Type 515 85 115 105 80 80 50
B
Ampharos-Pokemon-Image
Ampharos
ELECTRIC-Type 510 90 75 115 85 90 55
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