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Pokemon Sword and Shield Vikavolt

Pokemon Sword and Shield Vikavolt is a Bug and Electric Type Stag Beetle Pokémon, which makes it weak against Rock, Fire type moves. You can find and catch Vikavolt in East Lake Axewell with a 15% chance to appear during Raining weather. The Max IV Stats of Vikavolt are 77 HP, 70 Attack, 145 SP Attack, 90 Defense, 75 SP Defense, and 43 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Vikavolt
Vikavolt Galar Pokedex ID: 18

List of Vikavolt Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

Stat Amount Bar Graph
Total 500
HP 77
Attack 70
Defense 90
Special Attack 145
Special Defense 75
Speed 43

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

Vikavolt Abilities

Ability Type Effect

Sword Pokedex Entry

It builds up electricity in its abdomen, focuses it through its jaws, and then fires the electricity off in concentrated beams.

Shield Pokedex Entry

If it carries a Charjabug to use as a spare battery, a flying Vikavolt can rapidly fire high-powered beams of electricity.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Vikavolt Evolutions

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Grubbin evolves into Charjabug when you reach Level 20. Charjabug then evolves into its final evolution Vikavolt with a level up in a Magnetic Field area.

Level 20
level up in a Magnetic Field area
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd

Vikavolt Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Vikavolt?

Vikavolt does not spawn in the wild. Instead you can catch Grubbin and evolve it into Vikavolt. A popular spawn location you can find Grubbin is in the East Lake Axewell area with a 15% chance to spawn during Raining weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
East Lake Axewell
15%10 - 15
Slumbering Weald
10%2 - 3

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

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Route 1
10%2 - 5
Dappled Grove
35%11 - 15
Dappled Grove
35%11 - 15
East Lake Axewell
30%8 - 12
North Lake Miloch
30%14 - 16
North Lake Miloch
40%14 - 16
Slumbering Weald
5%2 - 3
Watchtower Ruins
30%11 - 14
Axew's Eye
30%35 - 40
Dusty Bowl
20%40 - 45
Hammerlocke Hills
25%28 - 30

Pokemon Sword and Shield Vikavolt Raids

Where do i find Vikavolt Raids?

You can find Vikavolt raids in the following locations: Bridge Field, Dappled Grove, Giant's Cap, Giant's Mirror, Motostoke Riverbank, Rolling Fields.

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Vikavolt Weakness

Vikavolt is a Bug and Electric Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Rock, Fire Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Fighting, Grass, Steel, Electric type moves.

Damage Types
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Vikavolt Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Vikavolt Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

Pokemon SW and SH Vikavolt Moves List

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

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

Vikavolt Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
00[] Thunderbolt
01[] Charge
01[] X-Scissor
01[] Crunch
01[] Dig
01[] Iron Defense
01[] Discharge
01[] Vise Grip
01[] Mud-Slap
01[] String Shot
01[] Bug Bite
15[] Bite
23[] Spark
29[] Sticky Web
36[] Bug Buzz
43[] Guillotine
50[] Fly
57[] Agility
64[] Zap Cannon

TM Moves Vikavolt can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM06FlyPhysical909515Flies 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.
TM14Thunder WaveStatus9020Paralyzes opponent.
TM15DigPhysical8010010Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
TM16ScreechStatus8540Sharply lowers opponent's Defense.
TM17Light ScreenStatus30Halves damage from Special attacks for 5 turns.
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.
TM31AttractStatus10015If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM33Rain DanceStatus5Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM53Mud ShotSpecial559515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM78AcrobaticsPhysical5510015Stronger when the user does not have a held item.
TM80Volt SwitchSpecial10510020User must switch out after attacking.
TM82ElectrowebSpecial82.59515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM93Eerie ImpulseStatus10015Sharply lowers opponent's Special Attack.
TM95Air SlashSpecial759520May cause flinching.

Vikavolt TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR08ThunderboltSpecial13510015May paralyze opponent.
TR09ThunderSpecial1657010May paralyze opponent.
TR12AgilityStatus30Sharply raises user's Speed.
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.
TR32CrunchPhysical8010015May lower opponent's Defense.
TR46Iron DefenseStatus15Sharply raises user's Defense.
TR57Poison JabPhysical8010020May poison the opponent.
TR61Bug BuzzSpecial13510010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR65Energy BallSpecial9010010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR70Flash CannonSpecial8010010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR80Electro BallSpecial10010The faster the user, the stronger the attack.
TR86Wild ChargePhysical13510015User receives recoil damage.

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