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Pokemon Sword and Shield Galarian Zapdos

Pokemon Sword and Shield Galarian Zapdos is a Fighting and Flying Type, which makes it weak against Flying, Psychic, Fairy, Electric, Ice type moves. You can find and catch Galarian Zapdos using our guide below on How To Obtain this pokemon. The Max IV Stats of Galarian Zapdos are 90 HP, 125 Attack, 85 SP Attack, 90 Defense, 90 SP Defense, and 100 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Galarian Zapdos
Galarian Zapdos Galar Pokedex ID: C145

List of Galarian Zapdos Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

Stat Amount Bar Graph
Total 580
HP 90
Attack 125
Defense 90
Special Attack 85
Special Defense 90
Speed 100

Based on this pokemon's stats we consider the best nature for Galarian Zapdos to have is Adamant, this will increase it's Attack and decrease it's Sp. Atk stats.

Galarian Zapdos Abilities

Ability Type Effect

Sword Pokedex Entry

In battle, this Pokémon overwhelms opponents with speedy movements and ferocious kicks using its naturally mighty legs. When it leaps down cliffs and rocky mountainsides in ultra-high-speed zigzag movements, it is said to resemble a bolt of lightning. However, its wings seem to have atrophied, and it appears to be a poor flier.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Galarian Zapdos Evolutions

How do i evolve Galarian Zapdos in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

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

Galarian Zapdos Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Galarian Zapdos?

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

A Legendary Tree of a Legendary Three! Guide How To Get Galarian Zapdos Legendary Bird Pokemon.
Legendary Bird Clue
Location: The Wild Area

  1. At the start of the Crown Tundra Story, you will receive Legendary Clues when joining Peony's Expedition.
  2. You will find Dyna Tree Hill in the South area of the region, located in Ballimere Lake.
  3. You will Encounter Galarian Zapdos, who will be running around The Wild Area; you will need to chase it until it tires out, to battle it.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Galarian Zapdos Raids

Where do i find Galarian Zapdos Raids?

This pokemon does not spawn as a raid.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Galarian Zapdos Weakness

Galarian Zapdos is a Fighting and Flying Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Flying, Psychic, Fairy, Electric, Ice Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Dark, Fighting, Grass, Ground, Bug type moves.

Damage Types
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Galarian Zapdos Weak Against?

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What pokemon is Galarian Zapdos Strong Against?

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Pokemon SW and SH Galarian Zapdos Moves List

What moves can Galarian Zapdos learn from TMs, TRs, and Leveling?

Galarian Zapdos can learn the type move at level . This move Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Fighting and Flying type +50% STAB damage.

Galarian Zapdos Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
1[] Peck
1[] Focus Energy
5[] Rock Smash
10[] Light Screen
15[] Pluck
20[] Agility
25[] Ancient Power
30[] Brick Break
35[] Drill Peck
40[] Quick Guard
45[] Thunderous Kick
50[] Bulk Up
55[] Counter
60[] Detect
65[] Close Combat
70[] Reversal
1[] Thunder Wave
5[] Thunder Shock
30[] Charge
40[] Roost
45[] Discharge
50[] Rain Dance
55[] Thunder
65[] Magnetic Flux
70[] Zap Cannon

TM Moves Galarian Zapdos can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM01Mega KickPhysical120755
TM06FlyPhysical1359515Flies up on first turn, attacks on second turn.
TM08Hyper BeamSpecial150905User must recharge next turn.
TM09Giga ImpactPhysical150905User must recharge next turn.
TM14Thunder WaveStatus9020Paralyzes opponent.
TM16ScreechStatus8540Sharply lowers opponent's Defense.
TM17Light ScreenStatus30Halves damage from Special attacks for 5 turns.
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.
TM26Scary FaceStatus10010Sharply lowers opponent's Speed.
TM30Steel WingPhysical709025May raise user's Defense.
TM32SandstormStatus10Creates a sandstorm for 5 turns.
TM33Rain DanceStatus5Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM34Sunny DayStatus5Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM35HailStatus10Non-Ice types are damaged for 5 turns.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM40SwiftSpecial6020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM42RevengePhysical9010010Power increases if user was hit first.
TM43Brick BreakPhysical112.510015Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
TM46Weather BallSpecial5010010Move's power and type changes with the weather.
TM52BouncePhysical127.5855Springs up on first turn, attacks on second. May paralyze opponent.
TM56U-turnPhysical7010020User switches out immediately after attacking.
TM57PaybackPhysical5010010Power doubles if the user was attacked first.
TM58AssurancePhysical6010010Power doubles if opponent already took damage in the same turn.
TM75Low SweepPhysical97.510020Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM78AcrobaticsPhysical82.510015Stronger when the user does not have a held item.
TM79RetaliatePhysical701005Inflicts double damage if a teammate fainted on the last turn.
TM80Volt SwitchSpecial7010020User must switch out after attacking.
TM93Eerie ImpulseStatus10015Sharply lowers opponent's Special Attack.
TM98Stomping TantrumPhysical7510010Driven by frustration, the user attacks the target. If the user's previous move has failed, the power of this move doubles.

Galarian Zapdos TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR07Low KickPhysical10020The heavier the opponent, the stronger the attack.
TR08ThunderboltSpecial9010015May paralyze opponent.
TR09ThunderSpecial1107010May paralyze opponent.
TR12AgilityStatus30Sharply raises user's Speed.
TR13Focus EnergyStatus30Increases critical hit ratio.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR21ReversalPhysical10015The lower the user's HP, the higher the power.
TR26EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TR27Sleep TalkStatus10User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TR29Baton PassStatus40User switches out and gives stat changes to the incoming Pokémon.
TR36Heat WaveSpecial959010May burn opponent.
TR37TauntStatus10020Opponent can only use moves that attack.
TR39SuperpowerPhysical1801005Lowers user's Attack and Defense.
TR41Blaze KickPhysical859010High critical hit ratio. May burn opponent.
TR48Bulk UpStatus20Raises user's Attack and Defense.
TR53Close CombatPhysical1801005Lowers user's Defense and Special Defense.
TR66Brave BirdPhysical18010015User receives recoil damage.
TR86Wild ChargePhysical9010015User receives recoil damage.
TR89HurricaneSpecial1657010May confuse opponent.
TR95Throat ChopPhysical8010015Prevents use of sound moves for two turns.

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