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Pokemon Sword and Shield Garbodor

Pokemon Sword and Shield Garbodor is a Poison Type Trash Heap Pokémon, which makes it weak against Ground, Psychic type moves. You can find and catch Garbodor in Route 3 with a 5% chance to appear during All Weather weather. The Max IV Stats of Garbodor are 80 HP, 95 Attack, 60 SP Attack, 82 Defense, 82 SP Defense, and 75 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Garbodor
Garbodor Galar Pokedex ID: 158

List of Garbodor Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

Stat Amount Bar Graph
Total 474
HP 80
Attack 95
Defense 82
Special Attack 60
Special Defense 82
Speed 75

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

Garbodor Abilities

Ability Type Effect
Weak ArmorNormal

Sword Pokedex Entry

This Pokémon eats trash, which turns into poison inside its body. The main component of the poison depends on what sort of trash was eaten.

Shield Pokedex Entry

The toxic liquid it launches from its right arm is so virulent that it can kill a weakened creature instantly.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Gigantamax Garbodor

Gigantamax Garbodor

Gigantamax Sword Pokedex Entry

Due to Gigantamax energy, this Pokémon's toxic gas has become much thicker, congealing into masses shaped like discarded toys.

Gigantamax Shield Pokedex Entry

It sprays toxic gas from its mouth and fingers. If the gas engulfs you, the toxins will seep in all the way down to your bones.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Garbodor Evolutions

How do i evolve Garbodor in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Pokemon Sword and Shield Trubbish evolves into Garbodor when you reach Level 36.

Level 36
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd

Garbodor Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Garbodor?

Garbodor does not spawn in the wild. Instead you can catch Trubbish and evolve it into Garbodor. A popular spawn location you can find Trubbish is in the Route 3 area with a 5% chance to spawn during All weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Route 3
5%10 - 14
Route 3
1%10 - 13
Lake of Outrage
30%55 - 58

Pokemon Sword and Shield Garbodor Raids

Where do i find Garbodor Raids?

You can find Garbodor raids in the following locations: East Lake Axewell, Giant's Cap, Motostoke Riverbank, North Lake Miloch, Gigantamax Raid Battles.

You can Click/Tap the links below to view where to find Garbodor Raid Spawn Locations in Pokemon Sw and Sh.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Garbodor Weakness

Garbodor is a Poison Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Ground, Psychic Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Fighting, Poison, Bug, Grass, Fairy type moves.

Damage Types
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Garbodor Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Garbodor Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

Pokemon SW and SH Garbodor Moves List

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

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

Garbodor Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
01[] Pound
01[] Take Down
01[] Metal Claw
01[] Poison Gas
01[] Recycle
01[] Acid Spray
09[] Amnesia
12[] Clear Smog
15[] Toxic Spikes
18[] Sludge
21[] Stockpile
21[] Swallow
24[] Body Slam
27[] Sludge Bomb
30[] Toxic
33[] Belch
39[] Pain Split
43[] Gunk Shot
48[] Explosion

TM Moves Garbodor 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.
TM16ScreechStatus8540Sharply lowers opponent's Defense.
TM20Self-DestructPhysical2001005User faints.
TM21RestStatus10User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
TM23ThiefPhysical6010025Also steals opponent's held item.
TM24SnoreSpecial5010015Can only be used if asleep. May cause flinching.
TM25ProtectStatus10Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM28Giga DrainSpecial7510010User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
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.
TM54Rock BlastPhysical259010Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
TM57PaybackPhysical5010010Power doubles if the user was attacked first.
TM59FlingPhysical10010Power depends on held item.
TM63Drain PunchPhysical7510010User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
TM73Cross PoisonPhysical10510020High critical hit ratio. May poison opponent.
TM74VenoshockSpecial97.510010Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM98Stomping TantrumPhysical7510010Driven by frustration, the user attacks the target. If the user's previous move has failed, the power of this move doubles.

Garbodor TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR01Body SlamPhysical8510015May paralyze opponent.
TR08ThunderboltSpecial9010015May paralyze opponent.
TR11PsychicSpecial9010010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR17AmnesiaStatus20Sharply raises user's Special Defense.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR22Sludge BombSpecial13510010May poison opponent.
TR23SpikesStatus20Hurts opponents when they switch into battle.
TR26EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TR27Sleep TalkStatus10User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TR54Toxic SpikesStatus20Poisons opponents when they switch into battle.
TR58Dark PulseSpecial8010015May cause flinching.
TR59Seed BombPhysical8010015
TR64Focus BlastSpecial120705May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR73Gunk ShotPhysical180805May poison opponent.
TR78Sludge WaveSpecial142.510010May poison opponent.
TR91Venom DrenchStatus10020Lowers poisoned opponent's Special Attack and Speed.
TR99Body PressPhysical8010010The higher the user's Defense, the stronger the attack.

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