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Pokemon Sword and Shield Heracross

Pokemon Sword and Shield Heracross is a Bug and Fighting Type Single Horn Pokémon, which makes it weak against Fire, Psychic, Fairy, Flying type moves. You can find and catch Heracross in Training Lowlands with a 5% chance to appear during Normal Weather weather. The Max IV Stats of Heracross are 80 HP, 125 Attack, 40 SP Attack, 75 Defense, 95 SP Defense, and 85 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Heracross
Regular
Shiny
Heracross Galar Pokedex ID: ?

List of Heracross Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

StatAmountBar Graph
Total500
HP80
Attack125
Defense75
Special Attack40
Special Defense95
Speed85

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

Heracross Abilities

Ability Type Effect
SwarmNormal
GutsNormal
MoxieHidden

Pokemon Sword and Shield Heracross Evolutions

How do i evolve Heracross in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Currently Pokemon Sword and Shield Heracross does not have an evolution form in Generation 8.

Heracross Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Heracross?

A popular spawn location you can find Heracross is in the Training Lowlands area with a 5% chance to spawn during Normal weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Training Lowlands
5%10 - 15
Training Lowlands
5%10 - 15
Training Lowlands
5%10 - 15
Training Lowlands
5%10 - 15
Training Lowlands
5%10 - 15
Training Lowlands
5%10 - 15
Training Lowlands
5%10 - 15
Training Lowlands
5%10 - 15
Training Lowlands
5%10 - 15
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Pokemon Sword and Shield Heracross Raids

Where do i find Heracross Raids?

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Heracross Weakness

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

Damage Types
4.0x
Damage
2.0x
Damage
Fire
Psychic
Fairy
0.5x
Damage
Fighting
Ground
Grass
Bug
Dark
0.25x
Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Heracross Weak Against?

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What pokemon is Heracross Strong Against?

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Pokemon SW and SH Heracross Moves List

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

Heracross can learn the fighting type move Close Combat at level 60. This Physical move Lowers user's Defense and Special Defense. Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Bug and Fighting type +50% STAB damage.

Heracross Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
1TacklePhysical4010035
1LeerStatus10030Lowers opponent's Defense.
5Fury AttackPhysical158520Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
10EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
15Aerial AcePhysical6020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
20Horn AttackPhysical6510025
25CounterPhysical10020When hit by a Physical Attack, user strikes back with 2x power.
30Brick BreakPhysical112.510015Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
35Pin MissilePhysical37.59520Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
40Throat ChopPhysical8010015Prevents use of sound moves for two turns.
45ThrashPhysical12010010User attacks for 2-3 turns but then becomes confused.
50Swords DanceStatus20Sharply raises user's Attack.
55MegahornPhysical1808510
60Close CombatPhysical1801005Lowers user's Defense and Special Defense.

TM Moves Heracross 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.
TM15DigPhysical8010010Digs 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.
TM23ThiefPhysical6010025Also steals opponent's held item.
TM24SnoreSpecial5010015Can only be used if asleep. May cause flinching.
TM25ProtectStatus10Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
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.
TM41Helping HandStatus20In Double Battles, boosts the power of the partner's move.
TM42RevengePhysical9010010Power increases if user was hit first.
TM43Brick BreakPhysical112.510015Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
TM48Rock TombPhysical609515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM50Bullet SeedPhysical2510030Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
TM54Rock BlastPhysical259010Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
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.
TM79RetaliatePhysical701005Inflicts double damage if a teammate fainted on the last turn.
TM81BulldozePhysical6010020Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM94False SwipePhysical4010040Always leaves opponent with at least 1 HP.
TM96Smart StrikePhysical7010The user stabs the target with a sharp horn. This attack never misses.
TM97Brutal SwingPhysical6010020The user swings its body around violently to inflict damage on everything in its vicinity.

Heracross TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR00Swords DanceStatus20Sharply raises user's Attack.
TR01Body SlamPhysical8510015May paralyze opponent.
TR07Low KickPhysical10020The heavier the opponent, the stronger the attack.
TR10EarthquakePhysical10010010Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR21ReversalPhysical10015The lower the user's HP, the higher the power.
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.
TR28MegahornPhysical1808510
TR46Iron DefenseStatus15Sharply raises user's Defense.
TR48Bulk UpStatus20Raises user's Attack and Defense.
TR53Close CombatPhysical1801005Lowers user's Defense and Special Defense.
TR64Focus BlastSpecial180705May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR75Stone EdgePhysical100805High critical hit ratio.
TR85Work UpStatus30Raises user's Attack and Special Attack.
TR94High HorsepowerPhysical959510The user fiercely attacks the target using its entire body.
TR95Throat ChopPhysical8010015Prevents use of sound moves for two turns.

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