Pokemon Sword and Shield Barraskewda is a Water Type, which makes it weak against Grass, Electric type moves. You can find and catch Barraskewda in Route 2 - Lake with a 70% chance to appear during All Weather weather. The Max IV Stats of Barraskewda are 61 HP, 123 Attack, 60 SP Attack, 60 Defense, 50 SP Defense, and 136 Speed.
|2 Speed Point(s)|
List of Barraskewda Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.
Based on this pokemon's stats we consider the best nature for Barraskewda to have is Naive, this will increase it's Speed and decrease it's Sp. Def stats.
Sword Pokedex Entry
This Pokémon has a jaw that’s as sharp as a spear and as strong as steel. Apparently Barraskewda’s flesh is surprisingly tasty, too.
Shield Pokedex Entry
It spins its tail fins to propel itself, surging forward at speeds of over 100 knots before ramming prey and spearing into them.
Barraskewda Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield
Where do i find and how to get Barraskewda?
Barraskewda does not spawn in the wild. Instead you can catch Arrokuda and evolve it into Barraskewda. A popular spawn location you can find Arrokuda is in the Route 2 - Lake area with a 70% chance to spawn during All weather.
Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)
Non Overworld Spawns (NOT Visible - Randomly found in tall grass)
Pokemon Sword and Shield Barraskewda Raids
Where do i find Barraskewda Raids?
You can find Barraskewda raids in the following locations: Bridge Field, Lake of Outrage, North Lake Miloch, South Lake Miloch.
This pokemon does not spawn as a raid.
Pokemon Sword and Shield Barraskewda Weakness
Barraskewda is a Water Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Grass, Electric Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Steel, Fire, Water, Ice type moves.
|Immune to Damage|
What pokemon is Barraskewda Weak Against?
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What pokemon is Barraskewda Strong Against?
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Pokemon SW and SH Barraskewda Moves List
What moves can Barraskewda learn from TMs, TRs, and Leveling?
Barraskewda can learn the normal type move Double-Edge at level 56. This Physical move User receives recoil damage. Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Water type +50% STAB damage.
Barraskewda Level Up Moves
|01||Throat Chop||Physical||80||100||15||Prevents use of sound moves for two turns.|
|01||Aqua Jet||Physical||60||100||20||User attacks first.|
|01||Fury Attack||Physical||15||85||20||Hits 2-5 times in one turn.|
|01||Bite||Physical||60||100||25||May cause flinching.|
|18||Agility||Status||—||—||30||Sharply raises user's Speed.|
|24||Dive||Physical||120||100||10||Dives underwater on first turn, attacks on second turn.|
|32||Laser Focus||Status||—||—||30||User's next attack is guaranteed to result in a critical hit.|
|40||Crunch||Physical||80||100||15||May lower opponent's Defense.|
|48||Liquidation||Physical||127.5||100||10||The user slams into the target using a full-force blast of water. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.|
|56||Double-Edge||Physical||120||100||15||User receives recoil damage.|
TM Moves Barraskewda can learn
|TM08||Hyper Beam||Special||150||90||5||User must recharge next turn.|
|TM09||Giga Impact||Physical||150||90||5||User must recharge next turn.|
|TM21||Rest||Status||—||—||10||User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.|
|TM24||Snore||Special||50||100||15||Can only be used if asleep. May cause flinching.|
|TM25||Protect||Status||—||—||10||Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.|
|TM26||Scary Face||Status||—||100||10||Sharply lowers opponent's Speed.|
|TM31||Attract||Status||—||100||15||If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.|
|TM33||Rain Dance||Status||—||—||5||Makes it rain for 5 turns.|
|TM36||Whirlpool||Special||52.5||85||15||Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.|
|TM39||Facade||Physical||70||100||20||Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.|
|TM40||Swift||Special||60||—||20||Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.|
|TM43||Brick Break||Physical||75||100||15||Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.|
|TM45||Dive||Physical||120||100||10||Dives underwater on first turn, attacks on second turn.|
|TM52||Bounce||Physical||85||85||5||Springs up on first turn, attacks on second. May paralyze opponent.|
|TM58||Assurance||Physical||60||100||10||Power doubles if opponent already took damage in the same turn.|
|TM67||Ice Fang||Physical||65||95||15||May cause flinching and/or freeze opponent.|
|TM76||Round||Special||60||100||15||Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.|
Barraskewda TR Moves
|TR04||Surf||Special||135||100||15||Hits all adjacent Pokémon.|
|TR12||Agility||Status||—||—||30||Sharply raises user's Speed.|
|TR13||Focus Energy||Status||—||—||30||Increases critical hit ratio.|
|TR16||Waterfall||Physical||120||100||15||May cause flinching.|
|TR20||Substitute||Status||—||—||10||Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.|
|TR26||Endure||Status||—||—||10||Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.|
|TR27||Sleep Talk||Status||—||—||10||User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.|
|TR32||Crunch||Physical||80||100||15||May lower opponent's Defense.|
|TR53||Close Combat||Physical||120||100||5||Lowers user's Defense and Special Defense.|
|TR57||Poison Jab||Physical||80||100||20||May poison the opponent.|
|TR84||Scald||Special||120||100||15||May burn opponent.|
|TR87||Drill Run||Physical||80||95||10||High critical hit ratio.|
|TR95||Throat Chop||Physical||80||100||15||Prevents use of sound moves for two turns.|
|TR97||Psychic Fangs||Physical||85||100||10||The user bites the target with its psychic capabilities. This can also destroy Light Screen and Reflect.|
|TR98||Liquidation||Physical||127.5||100||10||The user slams into the target using a full-force blast of water. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.|