Swalot #317

Evolution family

Swalot is part of a two-member family.



#316 Gulpin


#317 Swalot



#316 Gulpin


#317 Swalot


  • Swalot was released along with the main release of Hoenn-region Pokémon on December 8th, 2017.
Method Maximum CP Details


(weather boosted)
In wild since 2017 Dec 8

Raid Battles

(weather boosted)
Tier 3 CP 12,267Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance

Research tasks
847 Field Research:
Use 5 Nanab Berries to help catch Pokémon: 2019 May – Aug


Best moveset for Swalot

When fighting Pokémon in Gyms, Swalot’s greatest techniques are Infestation and Sludge Bomb. This moveset has the most overall DPS and is also the finest for PVP encounters.


  Infestation 9.1 dps
  Sludge Bomb 41.7 dps


  Rock Smash 11.5 dps
  Sludge Bomb 41.7 dps


 All moves

Quick move Damage EPS DPS
 Rock Smash 15 7.7 11.5
 Infestation 10 12.7 9.1
Main move Damage EPS DPS
 Ice Beam 90 -15.2 27.3
 Sludge Bomb 80 -21.7 41.7
 Gunk Shot 130 -32.3 50.3
 Acid Spray 20 -16.7 8

The green moves benefit from the Same Type Attack Bonus and deliver 20% more damage.

Svaloth is a Pokemon of the third generation, ranked 317 in the Pokedex. He is from the Hoenn area and is of the toxic Pokémon kind. This is the last stage of Pokemon Gulpin’s evolution.

How to find and catch Pokemon Swalot?

Swalot Pokémon may be found in marshes and parks. It is possible to capture it around overgrown lakes, industrial sites, and industries.

Pokemon Swalot occurs rather seldom on the map. It is easiest to get by evolving the Pokémon Galpin.

The Pokemon Swalot is one of the numerous Pokemon that may be captured in Pokemon GO.

Swalot Info

Type Candy Needed to Evolve


To use combat moves, touch the screen while in battle, and the pokemon will release their attacks as quickly as they can. Attacks that are repeated will fill the bars on their specific meter. When any or all of the bars are full, press and hold the screen for a few seconds to unleash a special move.
Possible Attack Moves
Name Type Damage
Infestation Bug 10
Rock Smash Fighting 15
Possible Special Moves
Name Type Damage Number of Special Bars
Ice Beam Ice 90 2
Sludge Bomb Poison 80 2
Gunk Shot Poison 130 1
  • Evolves From: Gulpin



Swalot is a purple, amorphous Pokémon that stands tall. It has crimson eyes with beady pupils and yellow whiskers. Female Swalots have shorter whiskers than male Swalots. It has puckered lips and can swallow a car tire. It has three fingers on each hand. It bears a single row of black rhombi across its midsection and has the ability to expand and compress its body at whim.

Swalot can swallow everything entire and digest anything even its own gut lining. It suffocates victims and opponents with a lethal venom. It enjoys consuming poisoned and toxic foods. It is found in grasslands and savannas.