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Pokemon Sword and Shield Golbat

Pokemon Sword and Shield Golbat is a Poison and Flying Type Bat Pokémon, which makes it weak against Psychic, Rock, Electric, Ice type moves. You can find and catch Golbat in Tunnel to the Top with a 40% chance to appear during All Weather weather. The Max IV Stats of Golbat are 75 HP, 80 Attack, 65 SP Attack, 70 Defense, 75 SP Defense, and 90 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Golbat
Regular
Shiny
Golbat Galar Pokedex ID: C042

List of Golbat Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

StatAmountBar Graph
Total455
HP75
Attack80
Defense70
Special Attack65
Special Defense75
Speed90

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

Golbat Abilities

Ability Type Effect
Inner FocusNormal
InfiltratorHidden

Pokemon Sword and Shield Golbat Evolutions

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Zubat evolves into Golbat when you reach Level 22. Golbat then evolves into its final evolution Crobat with a high Friendship.

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Level 22
Golbat
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high Friendship
Crobat
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd
Zubat
245453530404055
Golbat
455807065757590
Crobat
5359080708085130

Golbat Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Golbat?

Golbat does not spawn in the wild. Instead you can catch Zubat and evolve it into Golbat. A popular spawn location you can find Zubat is in the Tunnel to the Top area with a 40% chance to spawn during All weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Tunnel to the Top
40%60 - 65
Tunnel to the Top
?63 - 63
Tunnel to the Top
?63 - 63
Tunnel to the Top
?63 - 63
Tunnel to the Top
?63 - 63
Tunnel to the Top
?63 - 63
Tunnel to the Top
?63 - 63
Tunnel to the Top
?63 - 63
Tunnel to the Top
?63 - 63
Roaring-Sea Caves
40%60 - 65
Roaring-Sea Caves
?63 - 63
Roaring-Sea Caves
?63 - 63
Roaring-Sea Caves
?63 - 63
Roaring-Sea Caves
?63 - 63
Roaring-Sea Caves
?63 - 63
Roaring-Sea Caves
?63 - 63
Roaring-Sea Caves
?63 - 63
Roaring-Sea Caves
?63 - 63
Lakeside Cave
20%60 - 65
Tunnel to the Top
?65 - 65
Tunnel to the Top
?65 - 65
Tunnel to the Top
?65 - 65
Tunnel to the Top
?65 - 65
Tunnel to the Top
?65 - 65
Tunnel to the Top
?65 - 65
Tunnel to the Top
?65 - 65
Tunnel to the Top
?65 - 65
Roaring-Sea Caves
?65 - 65
Roaring-Sea Caves
?65 - 65
Roaring-Sea Caves
?65 - 65
Roaring-Sea Caves
?65 - 65
Roaring-Sea Caves
?65 - 65
Roaring-Sea Caves
?65 - 65
Roaring-Sea Caves
?65 - 65
Roaring-Sea Caves
?65 - 65
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Pokemon Sword and Shield Golbat Raids

Where do i find Golbat Raids?

You can find Golbat raids in the following locations: Frostpoint Field, Giant's Bed, Frigid Sea, Ballimere Lake, Dyna Tree Hill.

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Golbat Weakness

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

Damage Types
4.0x
Damage
2.0x
Damage
Psychic
Rock
Electric
Ice
0.5x
Damage
Poison
Fairy
0.25x
Damage
Fighting
Bug
Grass
Immune to Damage
Ground

What pokemon is Golbat Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Golbat Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP
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Pokemon SW and SH Golbat Moves List

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

Golbat can learn the bug type move Leech Life at level 69. This Physical move User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent. Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Poison and Flying type +50% STAB damage.

Golbat Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
1ScreechStatus8540Sharply lowers opponent's Defense.
1AbsorbSpecial2010025User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
1SupersonicStatus5520Confuses opponent.
1AstonishPhysical3010015May cause flinching.
1Mean LookStatus5Opponent cannot flee or switch.
15Poison FangPhysical7510015May badly poison opponent.
20Quick GuardStatus15Protects the user's team from high-priority moves.
27Air CutterSpecial909525High critical hit ratio.
34BitePhysical6010025May cause flinching.
41HazeStatus30Resets all stat changes.
48VenoshockSpecial97.510010Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.
55Confuse RayStatus10010Confuses opponent.
62Air SlashSpecial112.59520May cause flinching.
69Leech LifePhysical8010010User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.

TM Moves Golbat can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM06FlyPhysical1359515Flies up on first turn, attacks on second turn.
TM08Hyper BeamSpecial150905User must recharge next turn.
TM09Giga ImpactPhysical150905User must recharge next turn.
TM16ScreechStatus8540Sharply lowers opponent's Defense.
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.
TM30Steel WingPhysical709025May raise user's Defense.
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.
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.
TM74VenoshockSpecial97.510010Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM78AcrobaticsPhysical82.510015Stronger when the user does not have a held item.
TM95Air SlashSpecial112.59520May cause flinching.

Golbat TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR12AgilityStatus30Sharply raises user's Speed.
TR18Leech LifePhysical8010010User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR22Sludge BombSpecial13510010May poison opponent.
TR26EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TR27Sleep TalkStatus10User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TR32CrunchPhysical8010015May lower opponent's Defense.
TR33Shadow BallSpecial8010015May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR35UproarSpecial9010010User attacks for 3 turns and prevents sleep.
TR36Heat WaveSpecial959010May burn opponent.
TR37TauntStatus10020Opponent can only use moves that attack.
TR66Brave BirdPhysical18010015User receives recoil damage.
TR68Nasty PlotStatus20Sharply raises user's Special Attack.
TR69Zen HeadbuttPhysical809015May cause flinching.
TR91Venom DrenchStatus10020Lowers poisoned opponent's Special Attack and Speed.

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