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Pokemon Sword and Shield Cresselia

Pokemon Sword and Shield Cresselia is a Psychic Type Lunar Pokémon, which makes it weak against Bug, Ghost, Dark type moves. You can find and catch Cresselia using our guide below on How To Obtain this pokemon. The Max IV Stats of Cresselia are 120 HP, 70 Attack, 75 SP Attack, 120 Defense, 130 SP Defense, and 85 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Cresselia
Cresselia Galar Pokedex ID: C488

List of Cresselia Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

Stat Amount Bar Graph
Total 600
HP 120
Attack 70
Defense 120
Special Attack 75
Special Defense 130
Speed 85

Based on this pokemon's stats we consider the best nature for Cresselia to have is Calm, this will increase it's Sp. Def and decrease it's Attack stats.

Cresselia Abilities

Ability Type Effect

Pokemon Sword and Shield Cresselia Evolutions

How do i evolve Cresselia in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Currently Pokemon Sword and Shield Cresselia does not have an evolution form in Generation 8.

Cresselia Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Cresselia?

Cresselia does not normally spawn in the wild, you will need to find this pokemon using a different method.


Pokemon Sword and Shield Cresselia Raids

Where do i find Cresselia Raids?

This pokemon does not spawn as a raid.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Cresselia Weakness

Cresselia is a Psychic Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Bug, Ghost, Dark Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Fighting, Psychic type moves.

Damage Types
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Cresselia Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Cresselia Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

Pokemon SW and SH Cresselia Moves List

What moves can Cresselia learn from TMs, TRs, and Leveling?

Cresselia can learn the type move at level . This move Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Psychic type +50% STAB damage.

Cresselia Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
1[] Confusion
1[] Double Team
6[] Mist
12[] Aurora Beam
18[] Psybeam
24[] Psycho Shift
30[] Slash
36[] Psycho Cut
42[] Moonlight
48[] Safeguard
54[] Psychic
60[] Moonblast
66[] Future Sight
72[] Lunar Dance

TM Moves Cresselia can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM08Hyper BeamSpecial150905User must recharge next turn.
TM09Giga ImpactPhysical150905User must recharge next turn.
TM11Solar BeamSpecial12010010Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM14Thunder WaveStatus9020Paralyzes opponent.
TM17Light ScreenStatus30Halves damage from Special attacks for 5 turns.
TM18ReflectStatus20Halves damage from Physical attacks for 5 turns.
TM19SafeguardStatus25The user's party is protected from status conditions.
TM21RestStatus10User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
TM24SnoreSpecial5010015Can only be used if asleep. May cause flinching.
TM25ProtectStatus10Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM27Icy WindSpecial559515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM31AttractStatus10015If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM33Rain DanceStatus5Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM34Sunny DayStatus5Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM40SwiftSpecial6020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM41Helping HandStatus20In Double Battles, boosts the power of the partner's move.
TM60Power SwapStatus10User and opponent swap Attack and Special Attack.
TM61Guard SwapStatus10User and opponent swap Defense and Special Defense.
TM69Psycho CutPhysical10510020High critical hit ratio.
TM70Trick RoomStatus5Slower Pokémon move first in the turn for 5 turns.
TM72Magic RoomStatus10Suppresses the effects of held items for five turns.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.

Cresselia TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR01Body SlamPhysical8510015May paralyze opponent.
TR05Ice BeamSpecial9010010May freeze opponent.
TR11PsychicSpecial13510010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR25PsyshockSpecial12010010Inflicts damage based on the target's Defense, not Special Defense.
TR26EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TR27Sleep TalkStatus10User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TR33Shadow BallSpecial8010015May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR34Future SightSpecial18010010Damage occurs 2 turns later.
TR38TrickStatus10010Swaps held items with the opponent.
TR40Skill SwapStatus10The user swaps Abilities with the opponent.
TR49Calm MindStatus20Raises user's Special Attack and Special Defense.
TR65Energy BallSpecial9010010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR69Zen HeadbuttPhysical1209015May cause flinching.
TR77Grass KnotSpecial10020The heavier the opponent, the stronger the attack.
TR82Stored PowerSpecial3010010Power increases when user's stats have been raised.
TR83Ally SwitchStatus15User switches with opposite teammate.

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