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Pokemon Sword and Shield Grapploct

Pokemon Sword and Shield Grapploct is a Fighting Type, which makes it weak against Flying, Psychic, Fairy type moves. You can find and catch Grapploct in Route 9 - Circhester Bay with a 30% chance to appear during All Weather weather. The Max IV Stats of Grapploct are 80 HP, 118 Attack, 70 SP Attack, 90 Defense, 80 SP Defense, and 42 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Grapploct
Regular
Shiny
Grapploct Galar Pokedex ID: 352

List of Grapploct Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

StatAmountBar Graph
Total480
HP80
Attack118
Defense90
Special Attack70
Special Defense80
Speed42

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

Grapploct Abilities

Ability Type Effect
LimberNormal
TechnicianHidden

Sword Pokedex Entry

A body made up of nothing but muscle makes the grappling moves this Pokémon performs with its tentacles tremendously powerful.

Shield Pokedex Entry

Searching for an opponent to test its skills against, it emerges onto land. Once the battle is over, it returns to the sea.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Grapploct Evolutions

How do i evolve Grapploct in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Pokemon Sword and Shield Clobbopus evolves into Grapploct with a after Taunt learned.

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after Taunt learned
Grapploct
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd
Clobbopus
310686050505032
Grapploct
4801189070808042

Grapploct Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Grapploct?

Grapploct does not spawn in the wild. Instead you can catch Clobbopus and evolve it into Grapploct. A popular spawn location you can find Clobbopus is in the Route 9 - Circhester Bay area with a 30% chance to spawn during All weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Route 9 - Circhester Bay
30%39 - 43
Route 9 - Outer Spikemuth
30%40 - 44
Route 9 - Outer Spikemuth
30%40 - 44
Route 9 - Outer Spikemuth
30%40 - 44
Route 9 - Outer Spikemuth
30%40 - 44
Route 9 - Outer Spikemuth
30%40 - 44
Route 9 - Outer Spikemuth
30%40 - 44
Route 9 - Outer Spikemuth
30%40 - 44
Route 9 - Outer Spikemuth
30%40 - 44
Route 9 - Outer Spikemuth
30%40 - 44
Courageous Cavern
30%40 - 45
Courageous Cavern
5%40 - 45
Courageous Cavern
5%40 - 45
Loop Lagoon
36%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
10%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
10%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
36%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
36%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
36%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
36%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
36%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
10%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
10%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
36%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
10%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
10%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
36%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
10%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
10%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
36%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
15%40 - 45
Loop Lagoon
5%40 - 45
Loop Lagoon
5%40 - 45

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

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
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Pokemon Sword and Shield Grapploct Raids

Where do i find Grapploct Raids?

You can find Grapploct raids in the following locations: Dusty Bowl, North Lake Miloch.

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Grapploct Weakness

Grapploct is a Fighting Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Flying, Psychic, Fairy Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Rock, Bug, Dark type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
Damage
2.0x
Damage
Flying
Psychic
Fairy
0.5x
Damage
Rock
Bug
Dark
0.25x
Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Grapploct Weak Against?

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What pokemon is Grapploct Strong Against?

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Pokemon SW and SH Grapploct Moves List

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

Grapploct can learn the dark type move Topsy-Turvy at level 50. This Status move Reverses stat changes of opponent. Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Fighting type +50% STAB damage.

Grapploct Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
00OctolockStatus10015Lowers opponent's Defense and Special Defense every turn, and they cannot flee or switch out.
01OctazookaSpecial658510May lower opponent's Accuracy.
01Rock SmashPhysical6010015May lower opponent's Defense.
01LeerStatus10030Lowers opponent's Defense.
01FeintPhysical3010010Only hits if opponent uses Protect or Detect in the same turn.
01BindPhysical158520Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.
15DetectStatus5Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
20Brick BreakPhysical112.510015Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
25Bulk UpStatus20Raises user's Attack and Defense.
30SubmissionPhysical1208020User receives recoil damage.
35TauntStatus10020Opponent can only use moves that attack.
40ReversalPhysical10015The lower the user's HP, the higher the power.
45SuperpowerPhysical1801005Lowers user's Attack and Defense.
50Topsy-TurvyStatus20Reverses stat changes of opponent.

TM Moves Grapploct can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM00Mega PunchPhysical808520
TM04Ice PunchPhysical7510015May freeze opponent.
TM08Hyper BeamSpecial150905User must recharge next turn.
TM09Giga ImpactPhysical150905User must recharge next turn.
TM15DigPhysical8010010Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
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.
TM31AttractStatus10015If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM36WhirlpoolSpecial358515Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM42RevengePhysical9010010Power increases if user was hit first.
TM43Brick BreakPhysical112.510015Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
TM45DivePhysical8010010Dives underwater on first turn, attacks on second turn.
TM53Mud ShotSpecial559515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM55BrineSpecial6510010Power doubles if opponent's HP is less than 50%.
TM57PaybackPhysical5010010Power doubles if the user was attacked first.
TM63Drain PunchPhysical112.510010User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM79RetaliatePhysical701005Inflicts double damage if a teammate fainted on the last turn.
TM97Brutal SwingPhysical6010020The user swings its body around violently to inflict damage on everything in its vicinity.
TM98Stomping TantrumPhysical7510010Driven by frustration, the user attacks the target. If the user's previous move has failed, the power of this move doubles.

Grapploct TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR01Body SlamPhysical8510015May paralyze opponent.
TR03Hydro PumpSpecial110805
TR04SurfSpecial9010015Hits all adjacent Pokémon.
TR16WaterfallPhysical8010015May cause flinching.
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.
TR37TauntStatus10020Opponent can only use moves that attack.
TR39SuperpowerPhysical1801005Lowers user's Attack and Defense.
TR45Muddy WaterSpecial908510May lower opponent's Accuracy.
TR48Bulk UpStatus20Raises user's Attack and Defense.
TR53Close CombatPhysical1801005Lowers user's Defense and Special Defense.
TR64Focus BlastSpecial180705May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR85Work UpStatus30Raises user's Attack and Special Attack.
TR98LiquidationPhysical8510010The 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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