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Pokemon Sword and Shield Zarude

Pokemon Sword and Shield Zarude is a Dark and Grass Type, which makes it weak against Fighting, Fairy, Flying, Poison, Fire, Ice, Bug type moves. You can find and catch Zarude using our guide below on How To Obtain this pokemon. The Max IV Stats of Zarude are 105 HP, 120 Attack, 70 SP Attack, 105 Defense, 95 SP Defense, and 105 Speed.

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

List of Zarude Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

StatAmountBar Graph
Total600
HP105
Attack120
Defense105
Special Attack70
Special Defense95
Speed105

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

Zarude Abilities

Ability Type Effect
Leaf GuardNormal

Sword Pokedex Entry

It can grow vines from the back of its neck, its wrists, and the soles of its feet at will. The vines are strong and flexible. They can be used to wrap around tree branches to move around or to grab Berries from distant branches. They’re useful for many different situations. The vines also have a healing property. If the vines are wrapped around a wound, it will heal.

Shield Pokedex Entry

Zarude lives in a pack deep in the heart of dense forests. It treats anyone that isn’t part of its pack with immediate hostility, attacking right away. This is why other Pokémon that live in the same forest are afraid of Zarude. When fighting it swings around using trees and their branches, attacking relentlessly with its sharp claws or any other means it has. Its quick wit helps it excel in battles.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Zarude Evolutions

How do i evolve Zarude in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

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

Zarude Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Zarude?

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

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Pokemon Sword and Shield Zarude Raids

Where do i find Zarude Raids?

This pokemon does not spawn as a raid.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Zarude Weakness

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

Damage Types
4.0x
Damage
2.0x
Damage
Fighting
Fairy
Flying
Poison
Fire
Ice
0.5x
Damage
Ghost
Dark
Ground
Water
Grass
Electric
0.25x
Damage
Immune to Damage
Psychic

What pokemon is Zarude Weak Against?

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What pokemon is Zarude Strong Against?

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Pokemon SW and SH Zarude Moves List

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

Zarude can learn the water type move Surging Strikes at level Evolve. This Physical move The user, having mastered the Water style, strikes the target with a flowing motion three times in a row. This attack always results in a critical hit. Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Dark and Grass type +50% STAB damage.

Zarude Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
1Wicked BlowPhysical--The user, having mastered the Dark style, strikes the target with a fierce blow. This attack always results in a critical hit.
1Sucker PunchPhysical1051005User attacks first, but only works if opponent is readying an attack.
1Rock SmashPhysical4010015May lower opponent's Defense.
1LeerStatus10030Lowers opponent's Defense.
1EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
1Focus EnergyStatus30Increases critical hit ratio.
12Aerial AcePhysical6020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
16Scary FaceStatus10010Sharply lowers opponent's Speed.
20HeadbuttPhysical7010015May cause flinching.
24Brick BreakPhysical7510015Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
28DetectStatus5Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
32Bulk UpStatus20Raises user's Attack and Defense.
36Iron HeadPhysical8010015May cause flinching.
40Dynamic PunchPhysical100505Confuses opponent.
44CounterPhysical10020When hit by a Physical Attack, user strikes back with 2x power.
48Close CombatPhysical1201005Lowers user's Defense and Special Defense.
52Focus PunchPhysical15010020If the user is hit before attacking, it flinches instead.
EvolveSurging StrikesPhysical----The user, having mastered the Water style, strikes the target with a flowing motion three times in a row. This attack always results in a critical hit.
1Aqua JetPhysical4010020User attacks first.

TM Moves Zarude can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM00Mega PunchPhysical808520
TM01Mega KickPhysical120755
TM03Fire PunchPhysical7510015May burn opponent.
TM04Ice PunchPhysical7510015May freeze opponent.
TM05Thunder PunchPhysical7510015May paralyze opponent.
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.
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.
TM33Rain DanceStatus5Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM36WhirlpoolSpecial358515Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.
TM37Beat UpPhysical10030Each Pokémon in your party attacks.
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.
TM42RevengePhysical6010010Power increases if user was hit first.
TM43Brick BreakPhysical7510015Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
TM45DivePhysical8010010Dives underwater on first turn, attacks on second turn.
TM48Rock TombPhysical609515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM55BrineSpecial6510010Power doubles if opponent's HP is less than 50%.
TM56U-turnPhysical7010020User switches out immediately after attacking.
TM57PaybackPhysical7510010Power doubles if the user was attacked first.
TM58AssurancePhysical9010010Power doubles if opponent already took damage in the same turn.
TM59FlingPhysical10010Power depends on held item.
TM63Drain PunchPhysical7510010User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
TM75Low SweepPhysical6510020Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM78AcrobaticsPhysical5510015Stronger when the user does not have a held item.
TM79RetaliatePhysical701005Inflicts double damage if a teammate fainted on the last turn.
TM85SnarlSpecial82.59515Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
TM94False SwipePhysical4010040Always leaves opponent with at least 1 HP.

Zarude TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR01Body SlamPhysical8510015May paralyze opponent.
TR07Low KickPhysical10020The heavier the opponent, the stronger the attack.
TR13Focus EnergyStatus30Increases critical hit ratio.
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.
TR32CrunchPhysical12010015May lower opponent's Defense.
TR37TauntStatus10020Opponent can only use moves that attack.
TR39SuperpowerPhysical1201005Lowers user's Attack and Defense.
TR46Iron DefenseStatus15Sharply raises user's Defense.
TR48Bulk UpStatus20Raises user's Attack and Defense.
TR53Close CombatPhysical1201005Lowers user's Defense and Special Defense.
TR56Aura SphereSpecial8020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TR57Poison JabPhysical8010020May poison the opponent.
TR58Dark PulseSpecial12010015May cause flinching.
TR64Focus BlastSpecial120705May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR69Zen HeadbuttPhysical809015May cause flinching.
TR74Iron HeadPhysical8010015May cause flinching.
TR75Stone EdgePhysical100805High critical hit ratio.
TR81Foul PlayPhysical142.510015Uses the opponent's Attack stat.
TR84ScaldSpecial8010015May burn opponent.
TR85Work UpStatus30Raises user's Attack and Special Attack.
TR93Darkest LariatPhysical127.510010Ignores opponent's stat changes.
TR95Throat ChopPhysical12010015Prevents use of sound moves for two turns.
TR98LiquidationPhysical8510010The user slams into the target using a full-force blast of water. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.
TR99Body PressPhysical8010010The higher the user's Defense, the stronger the attack.

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