Silicobra • Generation VIII Pokédex

Silicobra
Pokédex Page for Silicobra

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

Silicobra

Silicobra
Sprite of Silicobra in Pokémon HOME

Silicobra's Type

GROUND

Silicobra's Pokédex #s

National #
843
Galar #
312
Armor #
174
Crown #
--

Silicobra's Base Stats

HP:
52
Attack:
57
Defense:
75
Sp. Atk:
35
Sp. Def:
50
Speed:
46
Total:
315

Misc. Info

Height:
7'3" (2.2m)
Weight:
16.8 lbs. (7.6 kg)
Gender Ratio:
Egg Groups:
Field / Dragon
EXP At Lv. 100:
1,000,000
EV Yield:
1 Defense
Base EXP:
63
Catch Rate:
255

Silicobra's Abilities

Here are what abilities Silicobra can possibly have, along with their effects.
Sand Spit
Summons a sandstorm when Silicobra is hit by an attack.
Shed Skin
33% chance of healing Silicobra's major status condition at the end of each turn.
Sand Veil
Raises Silicobra's base evasion by 25% in a sandstorm. Prevents sandstorm damage to Silicobra.

Weaknesses & Resistances

Below is a list of what Silicobra's weakness and resistance is to various types.
WATER
GRASS
ICE
½
POISON
ROCK
immune
ELECTRIC

Silicobra's Evolution Line

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

Silicobra's Moves in Sword & Shield

Below is a list of all of the moves that Silicobra 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 Silicobra 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
1
Wrap
Traps the target for 4–5 turns, preventing them from switching or fleeing and also doing 1/8 max HP after every turn.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
15 90% 20 One Target
1
Sand Attack
Lowers the target's Accuracy by one stage.
GROUND
STATUS
-- 100% 15 One Target
5
Minimize
Raises Silicobra's Evasion by two stages. Stomp does double damage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
10
Brutal Swing
Damages all nearby Pokémon.
DARK
PHYSICAL
60 100% 20 All But Self
15
Bulldoze
100% chance of lowering all nearby Pokémon's Speed by one stage.
GROUND
PHYSICAL
60 100% 20 All But Self
20
Headbutt
Has a 30% chance of causing the target to flinch.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
70 100% 15 One Target
25
Glare
Paralyzes the target.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 30 One Target
30
Dig
Can't be hit on the first turn, attacks on the second turn.
GROUND
PHYSICAL
80 100% 10 One Target
35
Sandstorm
Changes the weather to a sandstorm for 5 turns.
ROCK
STATUS
-- -- 10 Entire Field
40
Slam
Damages the target.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
80 75% 20 One Target
45
Coil
Raises Silicobra's Attack, Defense, and accuracy by one stage.
POISON
STATUS
-- -- 20 User
50
Sand Tomb
Traps the target for 4–5 turns, preventing them from switching or fleeing and also doing 1/8 max HP after every turn.
GROUND
PHYSICAL
35 85% 15 One Target

TM Moves

Here are all of the moves that Silicobra 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
TM15
Dig
Can't be hit on the first turn, attacks on the second turn.
GROUND
PHYSICAL
80 100% 10 One Target
TM16
Screech
Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 85% 40 One Target
TM21
Rest
Silicobra restores its HP to full and falls asleep for two turns.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
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 Silicobra from attacks for a turn. Low chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM31
Attract
Infatuates Pokémon of the opposite gender.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 15 One Target
TM32
Sandstorm
Changes the weather to a sandstorm for 5 turns.
ROCK
STATUS
-- -- 10 Entire Field
TM39
Facade
Does double damage if Silicobra is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
70 100% 20 One Target
TM49
Sand Tomb
Traps the target for 4–5 turns, preventing them from switching or fleeing and also doing 1/8 max HP after every turn.
GROUND
PHYSICAL
35 85% 15 One Target
TM53
Mud Shot
100% chance of lowering the target's Speed by one stage.
GROUND
SPECIAL
55 95% 15 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
TM81
Bulldoze
100% chance of lowering all nearby Pokémon's Speed by one stage.
GROUND
PHYSICAL
60 100% 20 All But Self
TM97
Brutal Swing
Damages all nearby Pokémon.
DARK
PHYSICAL
60 100% 20 All But Self

TR Moves

Here are all of the moves that Silicobra 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
TR10
Earthquake
Does double damage against targets using Dig.
GROUND
PHYSICAL
100 100% 10 All But Self
TR20
Substitute
Costs 25% of Silicobra'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 Silicobra's moves at random.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR67
Earth Power
10% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Def by one stage.
GROUND
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 One Target
TR87
Drill Run
Has a higher critical hit rate. (+1 stage.)
GROUND
PHYSICAL
80 95% 10 One Target

Egg Moves

Here are all of the moves that Silicobra 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 Silicobra.
Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
EGG
Dragon Rush
Has a 20% chance of causing the target to flinch.
DRAGON
PHYSICAL
100 75% 10 One Target
EGG
Mud-Slap
100% chance of lowering the target's Accuracy by one stage.
GROUND
SPECIAL
20 100% 10 One Target
EGG
Last Resort
Fails unless all other moves have been used at least once first.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
140 100% 5 One Target
EGG
Belch
Can only be used if Silicobra has consumed a held berry at any point in the battle, even if it was switched out.
POISON
SPECIAL
120 90% 10 One Target
EGG
Poison Tail
10% chance of poisoning the target. Higher crit rate. (+1 stage.)
POISON
PHYSICAL
50 100% 25 One Target

Move Tutor Moves

Here are all of the moves that Silicobra 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
Scorching Sands
Has a 30% chance to burn the target.
GROUND
SPECIAL
70 100% 10 One Target
TUTOR
Skitter Smack
100% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Atk by one stage.
BUG
PHYSICAL
70 90% 10 One Target
TUTOR
Scale Shot
Hits the target two to five times in a row. If Scale Shot hits at least once, raises Silicobra's Speed by one stage and lowers Silicobra's Defense by one stage.
DRAGON
PHYSICAL
25 90% 20 One Target

Silicobra's Detailed Stats

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

By default, the stats you see in the table below show four different possibilities, all assuming Silicobra 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
214 245 277 308 52
Attack
119 150 182 213 57
Defense
155 186 218 249 75
Sp. Atk
75 106 138 169 35
Sp. Def
105 136 168 199 50
Speed
97 128 160 191 46
Total
315

Where to Find Silicobra in Sword & Shield

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

Silicobra in the Wild

Galar Route 6

Random Encounters
Any Weather
30% Lv. 28-30

Forest of Focus

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. 10-15
Random Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- 15% --
Lv. 13-18

Challenge Road

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- -- -- -- --
Sword
10%
Shield
20%
--
Lv. 16-21
Random Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- 15% --
Lv. 19-24

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
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- 20% --
Lv. 13-18
Random Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- 15% --
Lv. 16-21

Potbottom Desert

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- -- -- -- -- --
Sword
10%
Shield
20%
--
Lv. 19-24

Pokédex Entries for Silicobra

Generation 8 Pokédex Entries

Sword
As it digs, it swallows sand and stores it in its neck pouch. The pouch can hold more than 17 pounds of sand.
Shield
It spews sand from its nostrils. While the enemy is blinded, it burrows into the ground to hide.
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