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Pokemon Sword and Shield Popplio

Pokemon Sword and Shield Popplio is a Water Type Sea Lion Pokémon, which makes it weak against Grass, Electric type moves. You can find and catch Popplio using our guide below on How To Obtain this pokemon. The Max IV Stats of Popplio are 50 HP, 54 Attack, 66 SP Attack, 54 Defense, 56 SP Defense, and 40 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Popplio
Popplio Galar Pokedex ID: Foreign

List of Popplio Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

Stat Amount Bar Graph
Total 320
HP 50
Attack 54
Defense 54
Special Attack 66
Special Defense 56
Speed 40

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

Popplio Abilities

Ability Type Effect
Liquid VoiceHidden

Pokemon Sword and Shield Popplio Evolutions

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Popplio evolves into Brionne when you reach Level 17. Brionne then evolves into its final evolution Primarina when you reach Level 34.

Level 17
Level 34
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd

Popplio Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Popplio?

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


Pokemon Sword and Shield Popplio Raids

Where do i find Popplio Raids?

This pokemon does not spawn as a raid.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Popplio Weakness

Popplio is a Water Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Grass, Electric Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Steel, Fire, Water, Ice type moves.

Damage Types
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Popplio Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Popplio Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

Pokemon SW and SH Popplio Moves List

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

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

Popplio Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
01[] Pound
01[] Growl
03[] Water Gun
06[] Disarming Voice
09[] Aqua Jet
12[] Baby-Doll Eyes
15[] Icy Wind
18[] Sing
21[] Bubble Beam
24[] Encore
27[] Misty Terrain
30[] Hyper Voice
33[] Moonblast
36[] Hydro Pump

TM Moves Popplio can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
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.
TM27Icy WindSpecial559515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM29CharmStatus10020Sharply lowers opponent's Attack.
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.
TM36WhirlpoolSpecial52.58515Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM41Helping HandStatus20In Double Battles, boosts the power of the partner's move.
TM45DivePhysical12010010Dives underwater on first turn, attacks on second turn.
TM55BrineSpecial97.510010Power doubles if opponent's HP is less than 50%.
TM71Wonder RoomStatus10Swaps every Pokémon's Defense and Special Defense for 5 turns.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM78AcrobaticsPhysical5510015Stronger when the user does not have a held item.
TM87Draining KissSpecial5010010User recovers most the HP inflicted on opponent.
TM89Misty TerrainStatus10Protects the field from status conditions for 5 turns.

Popplio TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR03Hydro PumpSpecial165805
TR04SurfSpecial13510015Hits all adjacent Pokémon.
TR05Ice BeamSpecial9010010May freeze opponent.
TR06BlizzardSpecial110705May freeze opponent.
TR16WaterfallPhysical12010015May cause flinching.
TR17AmnesiaStatus20Sharply raises user's Special Defense.
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.
TR30EncoreStatus1005Forces opponent to keep using its last move for 3 turns.
TR31Iron TailPhysical1007515May lower opponent's Defense.
TR35UproarSpecial9010010User attacks for 3 turns and prevents sleep.
TR42Hyper VoiceSpecial9010010
TR84ScaldSpecial12010015May burn opponent.
TR85Work UpStatus30Raises user's Attack and Special Attack.
TR90Play RoughPhysical909010May lower opponent's Attack.

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