Regular
Shiny
Slakoth
Normal Type
Slacker Pokémon
National Pokedex: #287

Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Slakoth is a Normal Type Slacker Pokémon with a Slow growth rate and a 1 HP EV Yield. Slakoth can be found with Truant as an Ability; we recommend the Brave Nature, based on 280 total combined Base Stats in Pokemon SV.

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Slakoth Stats and Abilities

Based on Slakoth Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Slakoth Highest IV Stat is Attack (60) and the Lowest being Speed (30).

Slakoth Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
60
E
Attack
60
E
Defense
60
F
Special Attack
35
F
Special Defense
35
F
Speed
30
F
Total
280
Slakoth Details
Slakoth Detail
Best Nature
Brave
+10% Attack
-10% Speed
Nature Like/Dislikes
Likes: Spicy
Dislikes: Sweet
Liked Foods
Catch Rate255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Field
EV Yield1 HP
Growth RateSlow
Egg Cycles15 (3,599–3,855 steps)
Slakoth Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Truant
Truant causes the ability-bearer to only attack every alternate turn. On the even turns, it will say the Pokémon is loafing around.

How To Evolve Slakoth in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Slakoth requires (Level 18) to evolve into Vigoroth and then (Level 36) to evolve into Slaking.

Slakoth Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Slakoth
Normal Type
Level 18
Vigoroth
Normal Type
Level 36
Slaking
Normal Type
Slakoth Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Slakoth
280
60
60
35
60
35
30
Stat Change
+160
+20
+20
+20
+20
+20
+60
Vigoroth
440
80
80
55
80
55
90
Stat Change
+230
+70
+80
+40
+20
+10
+10
Slaking
670
150
160
95
100
65
100

Where To Find Slakoth Locations in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

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

Pokemon SV Slakoth Weakness

Slakoth is a Normal Type pokemon. This will cause Slakoth to take More Damage from Fighting Type Moves, and Less Damage from Ghost Type moves.

Slakoth Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Fighting
0.5x
Less Damage
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage
Ghost

What pokemon is Slakoth Weak Against?

Slakoth Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
B
Lucario
Fighting Type
Steel Type
B
Gallade
Psychic Type
Fighting Type
C
Hariyama
Fighting Type
F
Riolu
Fighting Type

What pokemon is Slakoth Strong Against?

Slakoth Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
B
Polteageist
Ghost Type
B
Gengar
Ghost Type
Poison Type
C
Drifblim
Ghost Type
Flying Type
C
Mismagius
Ghost Type
C
Froslass
Ice Type
Ghost Type

Best Slakoth 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 Slakoth based on Normal Type
Similar Normal Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Slaking-Pokemon-Image
Slaking
NORMAL-Type 670 150 160 95 100 65 100
A
Blissey-Pokemon-Image
Blissey
NORMAL-Type 540 255 10 75 10 135 55
C
Staraptor-Pokemon-Image
Staraptor
NORMAL-Type FLYING-Type 485 85 120 50 70 60 100
C
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Sawsbuck
NORMAL-Type GRASS-Type 475 80 100 60 70 70 95
C
Greedent-Pokemon-Image
Greedent
NORMAL-Type 460 120 95 55 95 75 20
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