Galvantula • Generation VIII Pokédex

Galvantula
Pokédex Page for Galvantula

This is the Marriland Pokédex page for Galvantula, showing its information and moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Galvantula is not available in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond or Shining Pearl and cannot be used in or sent to those versions.

Galvantula

Galvantula
Sprite of Galvantula in Pokémon HOME

Galvantula's Type

BUG
ELECTRIC

Galvantula's Pokédex #s

National #
596
Galar #
65
Armor #
--
Crown #
94

Galvantula's Base Stats

HP:
70
Attack:
77
Defense:
60
Sp. Atk:
97
Sp. Def:
60
Speed:
108
Total:
472

Misc. Info

Height:
2'7" (0.8m)
Weight:
31.5 lbs. (14.3 kg)
Gender Ratio:
Egg Groups:
Bug
EXP At Lv. 100:
1,000,000
EV Yield:
2 Speed
Base EXP:
165
Catch Rate:
75
Base Happiness:
70

Galvantula's Abilities

Here are what abilities Galvantula can possibly have, along with their effects.
Compound Eyes
Increases the accuracy of Galvantula's moves by 30% of their original accuracy.
Unnerve
No opposing Pokémon can consume any Berries while Galvantula is on the field.
Swarm
Increases the damage of Galvantula's Bug-type moves by 50% when it is at 1/3 or less HP.

Weaknesses & Resistances

Below is a list of what Galvantula's weakness and resistance is to various types.
FIRE
ROCK
½
ELECTRIC
GRASS
FIGHTING
STEEL

Galvantula's Evolution Line

Below you'll find a list of all Pokémon Galvantula evolves from or into, along with its evolution method.
Joltik
Joltik
starting form
Galvantula
Galvantula
at level 36

Galvantula's Moves in Sword & Shield

Below is a list of all of the moves that Galvantula can learn, along with what level it learns the move, the TM or TR number, and what egg moves it can learn, if any. Hover over a move (desktop/laptop) or click the ? button next to the move (mobile/tablet) to find out more about the move.

Level Up Moves

Here are all of the moves Galvantula learns via level up. Anything marked "Evo." means it learns it upon evolving. If the level is 1, it can be relearned at a Pokémon Center.
Lv. Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
Evo.
Sticky Web
Covers the enemy's field in a sticky web that lowers enemy Pokémon's Speed by one stage when they switch in.
BUG
STATUS
-- -- 20 Enemy Field
1
Sticky Web
Covers the enemy's field in a sticky web that lowers enemy Pokémon's Speed by one stage when they switch in.
BUG
STATUS
-- -- 20 Enemy Field
1
Absorb
Heals Galvantula by half the damage dealt.
GRASS
SPECIAL
20 100% 25 One Target
1
Fury Cutter
Each consecutive hit increases Fury Cutter's power by 40.
BUG
PHYSICAL
40 95% 20 One Target
1
Electroweb
Lowers all nearby enemies' Speed by one stage.
ELECTRIC
SPECIAL
55 95% 15 Nearby Enemies
1
Bug Bite
Does double damage if the target has a Berry and then Galvantula consumes that Berry immediately.
BUG
PHYSICAL
60 100% 20 One Target
12
String Shot
Lowers all nearby enemies' Speed by two stages.
BUG
STATUS
-- 95% 40 Nearby Enemies
16
Thunder Wave
Paralyzes the target.
ELECTRIC
STATUS
-- 90% 20 One Target
20
Electro Ball
Power ranges from 60–150 based on Galvantula's Speed vs. the target's.
ELECTRIC
SPECIAL
varies 100% 10 One Target
24
Agility
Raises Galvantula's Speed by two stages.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 30 User
28
Sucker Punch
Has +1 priority. Fails unless the target uses a damaging move.
DARK
PHYSICAL
70 100% 5 One Target
32
Slash
Has a higher critical hit rate. (+1 stage.)
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
70 100% 20 One Target
39
Discharge
Has a 30% chance to paralyze all nearby Pokémon.
ELECTRIC
SPECIAL
80 100% 15 All But Self
44
Screech
Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 85% 40 One Target
50
Gastro Acid
Disables the target's ability until the target switches out.
POISON
STATUS
-- 100% 10 One Target
56
Bug Buzz
10% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Def by one stage.
BUG
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 One Target

TM Moves

Here are all of the moves that Galvantula can learn via TM (Technical Machine). These moves can be taught an unlimited number of times once the TM is obtained.
TM Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TM07
Pin Missile
Hits the target two to five times in a row.
BUG
PHYSICAL
25 95% 20 One Target
TM08
Hyper Beam
Requires a turn to recharge (unless it misses).
NORMAL
SPECIAL
150 90% 5 One Target
TM09
Giga Impact
Requires a turn to recharge (unless it misses).
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
150 90% 5 One Target
TM14
Thunder Wave
Paralyzes the target.
ELECTRIC
STATUS
-- 90% 20 One Target
TM16
Screech
Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 85% 40 One Target
TM17
Light Screen
Reduces damage from Special-based moves for 5 turns.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 30 User's Field
TM21
Rest
Galvantula restores its HP to full and falls asleep for two turns.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM23
Thief
Damages the target and steals its held item.
DARK
PHYSICAL
60 100% 25 One Target
TM24
Snore
Can only be used while asleep. 30% chance of making the target flinch.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
50 100% 15 One Target
TM25
Protect
Protects Galvantula from attacks for a turn. Low chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM28
Giga Drain
Heals Galvantula by half the damage dealt.
GRASS
SPECIAL
75 100% 10 One Target
TM31
Attract
Infatuates Pokémon of the opposite gender.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 15 One Target
TM33
Rain Dance
Changes the weather to rainy for 5 turns.
WATER
STATUS
-- -- 5 Entire Field
TM39
Facade
Does double damage if Galvantula is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
70 100% 20 One Target
TM40
Swift
Doesn't miss all nearby enemies.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
60 -- 20 Nearby Enemies
TM52
Bounce
Can't be hit on the first turn, attacks on the second turn. Has a 30% chance of paralyzing the target.
FLYING
PHYSICAL
85 85% 5 One Target
TM62
Speed Swap
Swaps Galvantula's Speed stat with the target's.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 One Target
TM73
Cross Poison
10% chance of poisoning the target. Higher crit rate. (+1 stage.)
POISON
PHYSICAL
70 100% 20 One Target
TM76
Round
Deals double damage if Round has already been used and causes any other Pokémon using Round to use it immediately afterward.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
60 100% 15 One Target
TM80
Volt Switch
Forces Galvantula to switch out after dealing damage.
ELECTRIC
SPECIAL
70 100% 20 One Target
TM82
Electroweb
Lowers all nearby enemies' Speed by one stage.
ELECTRIC
SPECIAL
55 95% 15 Nearby Enemies

TR Moves

Here are all of the moves that Galvantula can learn via TR (Technical Record). These moves can be taught only once per TR, but TRs can be obtained in the Wild Area and other locations.
TR Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TR08
Thunderbolt
Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.
ELECTRIC
SPECIAL
90 100% 15 One Target
TR09
Thunder
30% chance of paralyzing the target. 100% accuracy in the rain and 50% accuracy in sunny weather.
ELECTRIC
SPECIAL
110 70% 10 One Target
TR12
Agility
Raises Galvantula's Speed by two stages.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 30 User
TR18
Leech Life
Heals Galvantula by half the damage dealt.
BUG
PHYSICAL
80 100% 10 One Target
TR20
Substitute
Costs 25% of Galvantula's max HP. Sets up a Substitute to block effects and damage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR26
Endure
Will survive any hit with at least 1 HP left this turn. 50% chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR27
Sleep Talk
Can only be used while asleep. Uses one of Galvantula's moves at random.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR57
Poison Jab
Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
POISON
PHYSICAL
80 100% 20 One Target
TR60
X-Scissor
Damages the target.
BUG
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target
TR61
Bug Buzz
10% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Def by one stage.
BUG
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 One Target
TR65
Energy Ball
10% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Def by one stage.
GRASS
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 One Target
TR80
Electro Ball
Power ranges from 60–150 based on Galvantula's Speed vs. the target's.
ELECTRIC
SPECIAL
varies 100% 10 One Target
TR86
Wild Charge
Galvantula takes 25% of Wild Charge's damage as recoil damage.
ELECTRIC
PHYSICAL
90 100% 15 One Target
TR95
Throat Chop
Prevents the target from using any sound-based moves for the next two turns.
DARK
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target

Egg Moves

Here are all of the moves that Galvantula can learn as Egg Moves. In the case of evolved Pokémon, it shows what Egg Moves it can learn in its lowest evolutionary stage. Click the word EGG to find compatible breeding Pokémon to get that Egg Move onto Galvantula.
Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
EGG
Poison Sting
Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
POISON
PHYSICAL
15 100% 35 One Target
EGG
Lunge
Lowers the target's Attack by one stage.
BUG
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target
EGG
Struggle Bug
100% chance of lowering all nearby enemies' Sp. Atk by one stage.
BUG
SPECIAL
50 100% 20 Nearby Enemies
EGG
Double Team
Raises Galvantula's Evasion by one stage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 15 User
EGG
Infestation
Traps the target for 4–5 turns, preventing them from switching or fleeing and also doing 1/8 max HP after every turn.
BUG
SPECIAL
20 100% 20 One Target

Move Tutor Moves

Here are all of the moves that Galvantula can learn from Move Tutors. Most of these require the Expansion Pass and can be found in the Isle of Armor's Dojo, costing some Armorite Ore to teach. However, there are a few moves that can be taught aside from this.
Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TUTOR
Rising Voltage
If used during Electric Terrain, Rising Voltage does double damage.
ELECTRIC
SPECIAL
70 100% 20 One Target
TUTOR
Skitter Smack
100% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Atk by one stage.
BUG
PHYSICAL
70 90% 10 One Target

Galvantula's Detailed Stats

Below you'll find a more detailed table containing Galvantula's calculated stats, which are the stats that you actually see displayed in game. These are affected by a variety of things, such as level, Effort Values (EVs), Individual Values (IVs), and Galvantula's Nature.

By default, the stats you see in the table below show four different possibilities, all assuming Galvantula is level 100: its stats with 0 EVs, 252+ (max) EVs, 0 IVs, and 31 (max) IVs. Nature is not shown by default, so its maximum is 10% higher than shown here, and minium 10% lower.
Stats at
level 100
0 EVs 252+ EVs Base Stat
Min Max Min Max
HP
250 281 313 344 70
Attack
159 190 222 253 77
Defense
125 156 188 219 60
Sp. Atk
199 230 262 293 97
Sp. Def
125 156 188 219 60
Speed
221 252 284 315 108
Total
472

Where to Find Galvantula in Sword & Shield

If you're looking for where to find Galvantula, you'll find the various methods listed down below, along with any notes or special locations. This should help you figure out how to get Galvantula in Pokémon Sword & Shield. (Currently this does not show most "strong" static encounters or Max Raid Battles.)

Special Ways to Get Galvantula

Catchable during Dynamax Adventures in Crown Tundra (DLC), level 65.

Galvantula in the Wild

Galar Route 7

Overworld Encounters
Any Weather
20% Lv. 37-41

Lake of Outrage

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- --
Sword
30%
Shield
32%
-- -- -- -- --
Lv. 55-58

Giant's Bed

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- 10% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 60-65

Old Cemetery

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- 10% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 60-65

Giant's Foot

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- 10% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 60-65

Three-Point Pass

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- 10% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 60-65

Ballimere Lake

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- 15% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 60-65

Getting Galvantula By Evolution

Evolves from Joltik at level 36.

Pokédex Entries for Galvantula

Generation 8 Pokédex Entries

Sword
It launches electrified fur from its abdomen as its means of attack. Opponents hit by the fur could be in for three full days and nights of paralysis.
Shield
It lays traps of electrified threads near the nests of bird Pokémon, aiming to snare chicks that are not yet good at flying.

Generation 6 Pokédex Entries

X Omega Ruby
They employ an electrically charged web to trap their prey. While it is immobilized by shock, they leisurely consume it.
Y Alpha Sapphire
When attacked, they create an electric barrier by spitting out many electrically charged threads.

Generation 5 Pokédex Entries

Black
When attacked, they create an electric barrier by spitting out many electrically charged threads.
White
They employ an electrically charged web to trap their prey. While it is immobilized by shock, they leisurely consume it.
Black 2 White 2
It creates barriers from electrified silk that stun foes. This works as a weapon as well as a defense.
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