Regular
Shiny
Vigoroth
Normal Type
Wild Monkey Pokémon
National Pokedex: #288

Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Vigoroth is a Normal Type Wild Monkey Pokémon with a Slow growth rate and a 2 Speed EV Yield. Vigoroth can be found with Vital Spirit as an Ability; we recommend the Jolly Nature, based on 440 total combined Base Stats in Pokemon SV.

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Vigoroth Stats and Abilities

Based on Vigoroth Base IVs we consider this pokemon D-Tier choice. Vigoroth Highest IV Stat is Speed (90) and the Lowest being Special Attack (55).

Vigoroth Stats
Rank Stat Value
E
HP
80
D
Attack
80
D
Defense
80
E
Special Attack
55
F
Special Defense
55
D
Speed
90
D
Total
440
Vigoroth Details
Vigoroth Detail
Best Nature
Jolly
+10% Speed
-10% Special Attack
Nature Like/Dislikes
Likes: Sweet
Dislikes: Dry
Liked Foods
Catch Rate120 (15.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Field
EV Yield2 Speed
Growth RateSlow
Egg Cycles15 (3,599–3,855 steps)
Vigoroth Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Vital Spirit
Vital Spirit prevents the ability-bearer from falling asleep. This means that it also prevents the use of the move Rest.

How To Evolve Vigoroth in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

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

Vigoroth Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Slakoth
Normal Type
Level 18
Vigoroth
Normal Type
Level 36
Slaking
Normal Type
Vigoroth 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 Vigoroth Locations in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

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

Pokemon SV Vigoroth Weakness

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

Vigoroth 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 Vigoroth Weak Against?

Vigoroth 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 Vigoroth Strong Against?

Vigoroth 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 Vigoroth 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 Vigoroth 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
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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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