Swalot Stats

Swalot highest IV stat is Def (83) and the lowest being Speed (55).

Rank Value Stat
E
100
HP
D
73
Atk
D
83
Def
D
73
Sp.Atk
D
83
Sp.Def
F
55
Speed
C
467
Total

Swalot Guide

Swalot has a 2 HP EV Yield, which means the best nature to have with Swalot is a Relaxed nature due to the highest IV stat being Defense.

Swalot Detail
Wild Held Item
Best Nature
Relaxed
+10% Defense
-10% Speed
Weak To
2x
2x
Resistance To
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
Catch Rate75 (9.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield2 HP

How To Evolve Swalot in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Gulpin Regular Evolution requires Level 26 to evolve into Swalot.

    Swalot Regular Evolution
  1. Violet
    #139
    Gulpin
  2. Evolves at level 26
  3. Violet
    #140
    Swalot

The Swalot Regular Evolution biggest stat increase will be the HP stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Gulpin
302
70
43
53
43
53
40
Stat Increase
+165
+30
+30
+30
+30
+30
+15
Swalot
467
100
73
83
73
83
55
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Where To Find Swalot Locations in Pokemon SV

How to get Swalot in Pokemon Scarlet Version
  1. The Union Circle is a great way to get Pokémon that you don't have in your Violet game version. When two players join a Union Circle (Online-Multiplayer or Local), if they are playing different versions of Pokémon Scarlet & Violet, exclusive Pokémon can spawn and be caught by either of them.
  2. You also Trade for the Swalot pokemon with someone who has a different version of the game.

Swalot has 2 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find the evolved form Gulpin appearing at level 45 - 55, within the Casseroya Lake location.

Swalot Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Very Common
60%
Town (60%) Biome
Grass (60%) Biome
Gulpin
Lv. 12 - 17
Common
40%
Lake (30%) Biome
Swalot
Lv. 45 - 55

Pokemon SV Swalot Weakness

Swalot is a Poison Type pokemon. This will cause Swalot to take More Damage from Ground, Psychic type moves, and Less Damage from Fighting, Poison, Bug, Grass, Fairy type moves.

Swalot Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
+200%
Damage From
Ground
2x
Psychic
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
Fighting
1/2
Poison
1/2
Bug
1/2
Grass
1/2
Fairy
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Immune
to Damage From

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

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

Swalot Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Sludge Bomb and TM Moves like Hyper Beam, and Poison Jab.

Unlock Move Description
Gunk Shot
Poison
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
80
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. This may also poison the target.
Lv. 49
Belch
Poison
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user lets out a damaging belch at the target. The user must eat a held Berry to use 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.
Poison Jab
Poison
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
The target is stabbed with a tentacle, an arm, or the like steeped in poison. This may also poison the target.

List of Swalot Moves in

Swalot can learn 16 Moves from Leveling Up and 42 TM Moves. Moves like Body Slam which, Swalot will learn by reaching level Evolution. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Hyper Beam, Poison Jab and Sludge Bomb.

Swalot Level Up Moves

List of the 16 Moves Swalot can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
Gunk Shot
Poison
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
80
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. This may also poison the target.
Lv.1
Poison Gas
Poison
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
90
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
A cloud of poison gas is sprayed in the faces of opposing Pokemon, poisoning those it hits.
Lv.1
Pound
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
35
Physical
Effect:
The target is physically pounded with a long tail, a foreleg, or the like.
Lv.1
Sludge
Poison
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
65
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Special
Effect:
The user hurls unsanitary sludge at the target to inflict damage. This may also poison the target.
Lv.1
Yawn
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The user lets loose a huge yawn that lulls the target into falling asleep on the next turn.
Lv.12
Amnesia
Psychic
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user temporarily empties its mind to forget its concerns. This sharply boosts the user's Sp. Def stat.
Lv.17
Acid Spray
Poison
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Special
Effect:
The user attacks by spitting fluid that works to melt the target. This also harshly lowers the target's Sp. Def stat.
Lv.20
Encore
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
5
Status
Effect:
The user compels the target to keep using the move it encored for three turns.
Lv.25
Toxic
Poison
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
A move that leaves the target badly poisoned. Its poison damage worsens every turn.
Lv.30
Spit Up
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
1
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The power stored using the move Stockpile is released at once in an attack. The more power is stored, the greater the move's power.
Lv.30
Stockpile
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user stores power and boosts its Defense and Sp. Def stats. This move can be used up to three times.
Lv.30
Swallow
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The power stored using the move Stockpile is absorbed by the user to restore its own HP. The more power is stored, the more HP is restored.
Lv.37
Sludge Bomb
Poison
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user hurls unsanitary sludge at the target to inflict damage. This may also poison the target.
Lv.42
Gastro Acid
Poison
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The user hurls up its stomach acids on the target. The fluid eliminates the effect of the target's Ability.
Lv.49
Belch
Poison
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user lets out a damaging belch at the target. The user must eat a held Berry to use this move.
Lv.Evolution
Body Slam
Normal
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
85
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by dropping onto the target with its full body weight. This may also leave the target with paralysis.