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Pokemon Sword and Shield Garchomp

Pokemon Sword and Shield Garchomp is a Dragon and Ground Type Mach Pokémon, which makes it weak against Dragon, Fairy, Ice type moves. You can find and catch Garchomp using our guide below on How To Obtain this pokemon. The Max IV Stats of Garchomp are 108 HP, 170 Attack, 120 SP Attack, 115 Defense, 95 SP Defense, and 92 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Garchomp
Garchomp Galar Pokedex ID: C445

List of Garchomp Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

Stat Amount Bar Graph
Total 700
HP 108
Attack 170
Defense 115
Special Attack 120
Special Defense 95
Speed 92

Based on this pokemon's stats we consider the best nature for Garchomp to have is Brave, this will increase it's Attack and decrease it's Speed stats.

Garchomp Abilities

Ability Type Effect
Sand VeilNormal
Rough SkinHidden

Pokemon Sword and Shield Garchomp Evolutions

How do i get Garchomp's evolution in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Pokemon Sword and Shield Gible evolves into Gabite when you reach Level 24. Gabite then evolves into its final evolution Garchomp when you reach Level 48.

Level 24
Level 48
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd

Garchomp Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Garchomp?

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

Garchomp is a Pokemon Shield Exclusive Pokemon and can only be found within the Shield Version of the game.


Pokemon Sword and Shield Garchomp Raids

Where do i find Garchomp Raids?

Garchomp Raid is exclusive and can only be found within the Pokemon Shield Version of the game.

This pokemon does not spawn as a raid.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Garchomp Weakness

Garchomp is a Dragon and Ground Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Dragon, Fairy, Ice Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Fire, Poison, Rock, Electric type moves.

Damage Types
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Garchomp Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Garchomp Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

Pokemon SW and SH Garchomp Moves List

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

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

Garchomp Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
Evolve[] Crunch
1[] Dual Chop
1[] Sand Tomb
1[] Tackle
1[] Sand Attack
1[] Dragon Breath
18[] Bulldoze
27[] Bite
34[] Slash
42[] Dragon Claw
52[] Dig
62[] Sandstorm
72[] Take Down
82[] Dragon Rush

TM Moves Garchomp can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM08Hyper BeamSpecial150905User must recharge next turn.
TM09Giga ImpactPhysical150905User must recharge next turn.
TM15DigPhysical12010010Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
TM21RestStatus10User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
TM22Rock SlidePhysical759010May cause flinching.
TM24SnoreSpecial5010015Can only be used if asleep. May cause flinching.
TM25ProtectStatus10Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM26Scary FaceStatus10010Sharply lowers opponent's Speed.
TM31AttractStatus10015If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM32SandstormStatus10Creates a sandstorm for 5 turns.
TM33Rain DanceStatus5Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM34Sunny DayStatus5Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM36WhirlpoolSpecial358515Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM40SwiftSpecial6020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM43Brick BreakPhysical7510015Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
TM48Rock TombPhysical609515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM49Sand TombPhysical52.58515Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.
TM53Mud ShotSpecial82.59515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM59FlingPhysical10010Power depends on held item.
TM65Shadow ClawPhysical7010015High critical hit ratio.
TM68Fire FangPhysical659515May cause flinching and/or burn opponent.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM81BulldozePhysical9010020Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM94False SwipePhysical4010040Always leaves opponent with at least 1 HP.
TM97Brutal SwingPhysical6010020The user swings its body around violently to inflict damage on everything in its vicinity.
TM98Stomping TantrumPhysical112.510010Driven by frustration, the user attacks the target. If the user's previous move has failed, the power of this move doubles.
TM99Breaking SwipePhysical9010015Hits multiple opponents and lowers their attack.

Garchomp TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR00Swords DanceStatus20Sharply raises user's Attack.
TR01Body SlamPhysical8510015May paralyze opponent.
TR02FlamethrowerSpecial9010015May burn opponent.
TR04SurfSpecial9010015Hits all adjacent Pokémon.
TR10EarthquakePhysical15010010Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
TR15Fire BlastSpecial110855May burn opponent.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR24OutragePhysical18010010User attacks for 2-3 turns but then becomes confused.
TR26EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TR27Sleep TalkStatus10User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TR31Iron TailPhysical1007515May lower opponent's Defense.
TR32CrunchPhysical8010015May lower opponent's Defense.
TR47Dragon ClawPhysical12010015
TR57Poison JabPhysical8010020May poison the opponent.
TR62Dragon PulseSpecial127.510010
TR67Earth PowerSpecial13510010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR74Iron HeadPhysical8010015May cause flinching.
TR75Stone EdgePhysical100805High critical hit ratio.
TR76Stealth RockStatus20Damages opponent switching into battle.

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