Pokemon Sword and Shield Butterfree is a Bug and Type Butterfly Pokémon, which makes it weak against , Fire, Electric, Ice, Rock type moves. You can find and catch Butterfree in Rolling Fields - Area 2 with a 10% chance to appear during Normal Weather weather. The Max IV Stats of Butterfree are 60 HP, 45 Attack, 90 SP Attack, 50 Defense, 80 SP Defense, and 70 Speed.
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List of Butterfree Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.
Based on this pokemon's stats we consider the best nature for Butterfree to have is Modest, this will increase it's Sp. Atk and decrease it's Attack stats.
Sword Pokedex Entry
In battle, it flaps its wings at great speed to release highly toxic dust into the air.
Shield Pokedex Entry
It collects honey every day. It rubs honey onto the hairs on its legs to carry it back to its nest.
Gigantamax Sword Pokedex Entry
Crystallized Gigantamax energy makes up this Pokémon's blindingly bright and highly toxic scales.
Gigantamax Shield Pokedex Entry
Once it has opponents trapped in a tornado that could blow away a 10-ton truck, it finishes them off with its poisonous scales.
Pokemon Sword and Shield Butterfree Evolutions
How do i get Butterfree's evolution in Pokemon Sword and Shield?
Pokemon Sword and Shield Caterpie evolves into Metapod when you reach Level 7. Metapod then evolves into its final evolution Butterfree when you reach Level 10.
Butterfree Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield
Where do i find and how to get Butterfree?
Butterfree does not spawn in the wild. Instead you can catch Metapod and evolve it into Butterfree. A popular spawn location you can find Metapod is in the Rolling Fields - Area 2 area with a 10% chance to spawn during Normal weather.
Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)
Non Overworld Spawns (NOT Visible - Randomly found in tall grass)
Pokemon Sword and Shield Butterfree Raids
Where do i find Butterfree Raids?
You can find Butterfree raids in the following locations: Bridge Field, Dappled Grove, East Lake Axewell, Giant's Cap, Hammerlocke Hills, Rolling Fields, South Lake Miloch, Gigantamax Raid Battles.
Pokemon Sword and Shield Butterfree Weakness
Butterfree is a Bug and Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from , Fire, Electric, Ice, Rock Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Bug, Ground, Fighting, Grass type moves.
|Immune to Damage|
What pokemon is Butterfree Weak Against?
|Pokemon||Type 1||Type 2||CP|
What pokemon is Butterfree Strong Against?
|Pokemon||Type 1||Type 2||CP|
Pokemon SW and SH Butterfree Moves List
What moves can Butterfree learn from TMs, TRs, and Leveling?
Butterfree can learn the type move at level . This move Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Bug and Flying type +50% STAB damage.
Butterfree Level Up Moves
|01|| String Shot|
|01|| Bug Bite|
|12|| Poison Powder|
|12|| Stun Spore|
|12|| Sleep Powder|
|24|| Air Slash|
|32|| Bug Buzz|
|40|| Rage Powder|
|44|| Quiver Dance|
TM Moves Butterfree 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.|
|TM11||Solar Beam||Special||120||100||10||Charges on first turn, attacks on second.|
|TM19||Safeguard||Status||—||—||25||The user's party is protected from status conditions.|
|TM21||Rest||Status||—||—||10||User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.|
|TM23||Thief||Physical||60||100||25||Also steals opponent's held item.|
|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.|
|TM28||Giga Drain||Special||75||100||10||User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.|
|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.|
|TM34||Sunny Day||Status||—||—||5||Makes it sunny for 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.|
|TM56||U-turn||Physical||105||100||20||User switches out immediately after attacking.|
|TM74||Venoshock||Special||65||100||10||Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.|
|TM76||Round||Special||60||100||15||Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.|
|TM78||Acrobatics||Physical||82.5||100||15||Stronger when the user does not have a held item.|
|TM82||Electroweb||Special||55||95||15||Lowers opponent's Speed.|
|TM87||Draining Kiss||Special||50||100||10||User recovers most the HP inflicted on opponent.|
|TM95||Air Slash||Special||112.5||95||20||May cause flinching.|
Butterfree TR Moves
|TR11||Psychic||Special||90||100||10||May lower opponent's Special Defense.|
|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.|
|TR29||Baton Pass||Status||—||—||40||User switches out and gives stat changes to the incoming Pokémon.|
|TR33||Shadow Ball||Special||80||100||15||May lower opponent's Special Defense.|
|TR40||Skill Swap||Status||—||—||10||The user swaps Abilities with the opponent.|
|TR46||Iron Defense||Status||—||—||15||Sharply raises user's Defense.|
|TR61||Bug Buzz||Special||135||100||10||May lower opponent's Special Defense.|
|TR65||Energy Ball||Special||90||100||10||May lower opponent's Special Defense.|
|TR89||Hurricane||Special||165||70||10||May confuse opponent.|
|TR96||Pollen Puff||Special||135||100||15||Deals damage to opponent or restores HP of teammate.|