Scyther • Generation IV Pokédex

Scyther

Scyther
Sprite of Scyther in Pokémon HOME

Scyther's Type

BUG
FLYING

Scyther's Pokédex #s

National #
123
Galar #
--
Armor #
118
Crown #
--

Scyther's Base Stats

HP:
70
Attack:
110
Defense:
80
Sp. Atk:
55
Sp. Def:
80
Speed:
105
Total:
500

Misc. Info

Height:
4'11" (1.5m)
Weight:
123.5 lbs. (56 kg)
Gender Ratio:
Egg Groups:
Bug
EXP At Lv. 100:
1,000,000
EV Yield:
1 Attack
Base EXP:
100
Catch Rate:
45
Base Happiness:
70

Scyther's Abilities

Here are what abilities Scyther can possibly have, along with their effects.
Swarm
Increases the damage of Scyther's Bug-type moves by 50% when it is at 1/3 or less HP.
Technician
All of Scyther's moves with a base power of 60 or less have their power increased by 50%.
Steadfast
Raises Scyther's Speed by one stage whenever it flinches.

Weaknesses & Resistances

Below is a list of what Scyther's weakness and resistance is to various types.
ROCK
FIRE
ELECTRIC
ICE
FLYING
½
BUG
¼
GRASS
FIGHTING
immune
GROUND

Scyther's Evolution Line

Below you'll find a list of all Pokémon Scyther evolves from or into, along with its evolution method.
Scyther
Scyther
starting form
Scizor
Scizor
trade while holding Metal Coat

Scyther's Alternate Forms

Gender Differences

Male ♂
Scyther (Male)
Female ♀
Scyther (Female)

Scyther's Moves

Below is a list of all of the moves that Scyther 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.

Scyther's Detailed Stats

Below you'll find a more detailed table containing Scyther'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 Scyther's Nature.

By default, the stats you see in the table below show four different possibilities, all assuming Scyther 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
225 256 288 319 110
Defense
165 196 228 259 80
Sp. Atk
115 146 178 209 55
Sp. Def
165 196 228 259 80
Speed
215 246 278 309 105
Total
500

Where to Find Scyther

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

Special Ways to Get Scyther

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

Scyther in the Wild

Training Lowlands

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18 Lv. 13-18

Pokédex Entries for Scyther

Generation 4 Pokédex Entries

Diamond Pearl
It is nearly impossible to parry its attacking scythes. Its movements are like a ninja's.
Platinum
The sharp scythes on its forearms become increasingly sharp by cutting through hard objects.
HeartGold
It slashes through grass with its sharp scythes, moving too fast for the human eye to track.
SoulSilver
When it moves, it leaves only a blur. If it hides in grass, its protective coloration makes it invisible.

Generation 3 Pokédex Entries

Ruby Sapphire
SCYTHER is blindingly fast. Its blazing speed enhances the effectiveness of the twin scythes on its forearms. This POKéMON's scythes are so effective, they can slice through thick logs in one wicked stroke.
Emerald
Its blindingly fast speed adds to the sharpness of its twin forearm scythes. The scythes can slice through thick logs in one wicked stroke.
FireRed
It tears and shreds prey with its wickedly sharp scythes. It very rarely spreads its wings to fly.
LeafGreen
With ninja-like agility and speed, it can create the illusion that there is more than one of itself.

Generation 2 Pokédex Entries

Gold
It slashes through grass with its sharp scythes, moving too fast for the human eye to track.
Silver
When it moves, it leaves only a blur. If it hides in grass, its pro­tective colors make it invisible.
Crystal
It's very proud of its speed. It moves so fast that its opponent does not even know what knocked it down.

Generation 1 Pokédex Entries

Red Blue
With ninja-like agility and speed, it can create the illusion that there is more than one.
Yellow
Leaps out of tall grass and slices prey with its scythes. The move­ment looks like that of a ninja.
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