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Pokemon Sword and Shield Golisopod

Pokemon Sword and Shield Golisopod is a Bug and Water Type Hard Scale Pokémon, which makes it weak against Flying, Rock, Electric type moves. You can find and catch Golisopod in Galar Mine No. 2 with a 25% chance to appear during All Weather weather. The Max IV Stats of Golisopod are 75 HP, 125 Attack, 60 SP Attack, 140 Defense, 90 SP Defense, and 40 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Golisopod
Golisopod Galar Pokedex ID: 233

List of Golisopod Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

Stat Amount Bar Graph
Total 530
HP 75
Attack 125
Defense 140
Special Attack 60
Special Defense 90
Speed 40

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

Golisopod Abilities

Ability Type Effect
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Sword Pokedex Entry

It will do anything to win, taking advantage of every opening and finishing opponents off with the small claws on its front legs.

Shield Pokedex Entry

They live in sunken ships or in holes in the seabed. When Golisopod and Grapploct battle, the loser becomes the winner’s meal.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Golisopod Evolutions

How do i evolve Golisopod in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Pokemon Sword and Shield Wimpod evolves into Golisopod when you reach Level 30.

Level 30
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd

Golisopod Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Golisopod?

Golisopod does not spawn in the wild. Instead you can catch Wimpod and evolve it into Golisopod. A popular spawn location you can find Wimpod is in the Galar Mine No. 2 area with a 25% chance to spawn during All weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Galar Mine No. 2
25%20 - 24
Giant's Mirror
40%28 - 30
Hammerlocke Hills
35%29 - 31
Motostoke Riverbank
25%26 - 28
Courageous Cavern
16%13 - 18
Courageous Cavern
16%13 - 18
Courageous Cavern
16%13 - 18
Courageous Cavern
16%13 - 18
Courageous Cavern
16%13 - 18
Courageous Cavern
16%13 - 18
Courageous Cavern
16%13 - 18
Courageous Cavern
16%13 - 18
Courageous Cavern
16%13 - 18
Lake of Outrage
12%55 - 58

Non Overworld Spawns (NOT Visible - Randomly found in tall grass)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Bridge Field
10%26 - 28
Galar Mine No. 2
20%20 - 24
Motostoke Riverbank
30%26 - 28

Pokemon Sword and Shield Golisopod Raids

Where do i find Golisopod Raids?

You can find Golisopod raids in the following locations: Bridge Field, Dappled Grove, Rolling Fields, South Lake Miloch.

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Golisopod Weakness

Golisopod is a Bug and Water Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Flying, Rock, Electric Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Fighting, Ground, Steel, Water, Ice type moves.

Damage Types
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Golisopod Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Golisopod Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

Pokemon SW and SH Golisopod Moves List

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

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

Golisopod Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
00[] First Impression
01[] Struggle Bug
01[] Sand Attack
01[] Defense Curl
01[] Spite
04[] Rock Smash
08[] Fury Cutter
12[] Mud Shot
16[] Bug Bite
20[] Iron Defense
24[] Sucker Punch
28[] Slash
32[] Razor Shell
36[] Pin Missile
40[] Swords Dance
44[] Liquidation

TM Moves Golisopod can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM07Pin MissilePhysical37.59520Hits 2-5 times in one 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.
TM22Rock SlidePhysical759010May cause flinching.
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.
TM35HailStatus10Non-Ice types are damaged for 5 turns.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM40SwiftSpecial6020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM43Brick BreakPhysical7510015Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
TM45DivePhysical12010010Dives underwater on first turn, attacks on second turn.
TM48Rock TombPhysical609515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM53Mud ShotSpecial559515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM57PaybackPhysical5010010Power doubles if the user was attacked first.
TM58AssurancePhysical6010010Power doubles if opponent already took damage in the same turn.
TM59FlingPhysical10010Power depends on held item.
TM65Shadow ClawPhysical7010015High critical hit ratio.
TM74VenoshockSpecial6510010Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM83Razor ShellPhysical112.59510May lower opponent's Defense.
TM85SnarlSpecial559515Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
TM94False SwipePhysical4010040Always leaves opponent with at least 1 HP.

Golisopod TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR00Swords DanceStatus20Sharply raises user's Attack.
TR04SurfSpecial13510015Hits all adjacent Pokémon.
TR05Ice BeamSpecial9010010May freeze opponent.
TR06BlizzardSpecial110705May freeze opponent.
TR16WaterfallPhysical12010015May cause flinching.
TR18Leech LifePhysical12010010User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR22Sludge BombSpecial9010010May 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.
TR37TauntStatus10020Opponent can only use moves that attack.
TR45Muddy WaterSpecial1358510May lower opponent's Accuracy.
TR46Iron DefenseStatus15Sharply raises user's Defense.
TR48Bulk UpStatus20Raises user's Attack and Defense.
TR53Close CombatPhysical1201005Lowers user's Defense and Special Defense.
TR57Poison JabPhysical8010020May poison the opponent.
TR58Dark PulseSpecial8010015May cause flinching.
TR61Bug BuzzSpecial13510010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR64Focus BlastSpecial120705May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR74Iron HeadPhysical8010015May cause flinching.
TR78Sludge WaveSpecial9510010May poison opponent.
TR84ScaldSpecial12010015May burn opponent.
TR87Drill RunPhysical809510High critical hit ratio.
TR95Throat ChopPhysical8010015Prevents use of sound moves for two turns.
TR98LiquidationPhysical127.510010The user slams into the target using a full-force blast of water. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.

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