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Metapod

Metapod

Metapod's Type

BUG

Metapod's Pokédex #s

Galar #
14
National #
11

Metapod's Base Stats

HP:
50
Attack:
20
Defense:
55
Sp. Atk:
25
Sp. Def:
25
Speed:
30
Total:
205

Misc. Info

Egg Groups:
Bug
EXP At Lv. 100:
1,000,000
EV Yield:
2 Defense

Metapod's Abilities

Here are what abilities Metapod can possibly have, along with their effects.
Shed Skin
33% chance of healing Metapod's major status condition at the end of each turn.

Weaknesses & Resistances

Below is a list of what Metapod's weakness and resistance is to various types.
FIRE
FLYING
ROCK
½
GRASS
FIGHTING
GROUND

Metapod's Evolution Line

Below you'll find a list of all Pokémon Metapod evolves from or into, along with its evolution method.
Caterpie
Caterpie
starting form
Metapod
Metapod
at level 7
Butterfree
Butterfree
at level 10

Metapod's Moves

Below is a list of all of the moves that Metapod 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 Metapod 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.
Harden
Raises Metapod's Defense by one stage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 30 User
1
Harden
Raises Metapod's Defense by one stage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 30 User

TM Moves

Here are all of the moves that Metapod 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
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 Metapod can learn via TR (Technical Record). These moves can be taught only once per TR, but TRs can be obtained in the Wild Area.
TR Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TR46
Iron Defense
Raises Metapod's Defense by two stages.
STEEL
STATUS
-- -- 15 User

Where to Find Metapod

If you're looking for where to find Metapod, 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 Metapod in Pokémon Sword & Shield. (Currently the encounters do not show most "strong" static encounters or Max Raid Battles.)

Metapod in the Wild

Wild Area: Rolling Fields

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10
Random Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
Sword
5%
5% 5% 5% -- -- -- -- 5%
Lv. 7-9 Lv. 7-9 Lv. 7-9 Lv. 7-9 Lv. 7-9

Wild Area: Rolling Fields (2)

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10 Lv. 7-10
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