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Pokemon Sword and Shield Ho-Oh

Pokemon Sword and Shield Ho-Oh is a Fire and Flying Type Rainbow Pokémon, which makes it weak against Water, Electric, Rock type moves. You can find and catch Ho-Oh using our guide below on How To Obtain this pokemon. The Max IV Stats of Ho-Oh are 106 HP, 130 Attack, 110 SP Attack, 90 Defense, 154 SP Defense, and 90 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Ho-Oh
Regular
Shiny
Ho-Oh Galar Pokedex ID: C250

List of Ho-Oh Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

StatAmountBar Graph
Total680
HP106
Attack130
Defense90
Special Attack110
Special Defense154
Speed90

Based on this pokemon's stats we consider the best nature for Ho-Oh to have is Gentle, this will increase it's Sp. Def and decrease it's Defense stats.

Ho-Oh Abilities

Ability Type Effect
PressureNormal
RegeneratorHidden

Pokemon Sword and Shield Ho-Oh Evolutions

How do i evolve Ho-Oh in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Currently Pokemon Sword and Shield Ho-Oh does not have an evolution form in Generation 8.

Ho-Oh Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Ho-Oh?

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

Ho-Oh is a Pokemon Sword Exclusive Pokemon and can only be found within the Sword Version of the game.

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Pokemon Sword and Shield Ho-Oh Raids

Where do i find Ho-Oh Raids?

Ho-Oh Raid is exclusive and can only be found within the Pokemon Sword Version of the game.

This pokemon does not spawn as a raid.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Ho-Oh Weakness

Ho-Oh is a Fire and Flying Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Water, Electric, Rock Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Steel, Fire, Fairy, Fighting, Ground, Bug, Grass type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
Damage
2.0x
Damage
Water
Electric
0.5x
Damage
Steel
Fire
Fairy
Fighting
0.25x
Damage
Bug
Grass
Immune to Damage
Ground

What pokemon is Ho-Oh Weak Against?

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What pokemon is Ho-Oh Strong Against?

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Pokemon SW and SH Ho-Oh Moves List

What moves can Ho-Oh learn from TMs, TRs, and Leveling?

Ho-Oh can learn the fire type move Burn Up at level 99. This Special move To inflict massive damage, the user burns itself out. After using this move, the user will no longer be Fire type. Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Fire and Flying type +50% STAB damage.

Ho-Oh Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
1GustSpecial6010035Hits Pokémon using Fly/Bounce with double power.
1WhirlwindStatus20In battles, the opponent switches. In the wild, the Pokémon runs.
1Weather BallSpecial5010010Move's power and type changes with the weather.
1Ancient PowerSpecial601005May raise all user's stats at once.
9Life DewStatus10User and teammates recover HP.
18SafeguardStatus25The user's party is protected from status conditions.
27Calm MindStatus20Raises user's Special Attack and Special Defense.
36ExtrasensorySpecial8010020May cause flinching.
45RecoverStatus10User recovers half its max HP.
54Sacred FirePhysical150955May burn opponent.
63Sunny DayStatus5Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
72Fire BlastSpecial165855May burn opponent.
81Future SightSpecial12010010Damage occurs 2 turns later.
90Sky AttackPhysical210905Charges on first turn, attacks on second. May cause flinching.
99Burn UpSpecial1951005To inflict massive damage, the user burns itself out. After using this move, the user will no longer be Fire type.

TM Moves Ho-Oh 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.
TM11Solar BeamSpecial12010010Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM13Fire SpinSpecial52.58515Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.
TM14Thunder WaveStatus9020Paralyzes opponent.
TM17Light ScreenStatus30Halves damage from Special attacks for 5 turns.
TM18ReflectStatus20Halves damage from Physical attacks for 5 turns.
TM19SafeguardStatus25The user's party is protected from status conditions.
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.
TM28Giga DrainSpecial7510010User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
TM30Steel WingPhysical709025May raise user's Defense.
TM32SandstormStatus10Creates a sandstorm for 5 turns.
TM33Rain DanceStatus5Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM34Sunny DayStatus5Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM38Will-O-WispStatus8515Burns opponent.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM40SwiftSpecial6020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM41Helping HandStatus20In Double Battles, boosts the power of the partner's move.
TM44ImprisonStatus10Opponent is unable to use moves that the user also knows.
TM46Weather BallSpecial5010010Move's power and type changes with the weather.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM81BulldozePhysical6010020Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM92Mystical FireSpecial112.510010Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
TM95Air SlashSpecial112.59520May cause flinching.

Ho-Oh TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR02FlamethrowerSpecial13510015May burn opponent.
TR08ThunderboltSpecial9010015May paralyze opponent.
TR09ThunderSpecial1107010May paralyze opponent.
TR10EarthquakePhysical10010010Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
TR11PsychicSpecial9010010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR15Fire BlastSpecial165855May burn opponent.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR26EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TR27Sleep TalkStatus10User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TR33Shadow BallSpecial8010015May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR34Future SightSpecial12010010Damage occurs 2 turns later.
TR36Heat WaveSpecial142.59010May burn opponent.
TR42Hyper VoiceSpecial9010010
TR43OverheatSpecial195905Sharply lowers user's Special Attack.
TR49Calm MindStatus20Raises user's Special Attack and Special Defense.
TR55Flare BlitzPhysical18010015User receives recoil damage. May burn opponent.
TR66Brave BirdPhysical18010015User receives recoil damage.
TR67Earth PowerSpecial9010010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR69Zen HeadbuttPhysical809015May cause flinching.
TR74Iron HeadPhysical8010015May cause flinching.

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