How to get Leavanny in Pokemon Go: Best moveset for PvP & PvE, can it be shiny, more

Lucas Simons
Leavanny is Sewaddle's final form in Pokemon Go

Leavanny is a powerful Bug/Grass-type Pokemon, that many players want to have in their collection. So, here’s what you need to know about Leavanny in Pokemon Go, including the best moveset, and how to get it.

Pokemon Go players looking to make the best out of the Bug Out event need to know that Leavanny is one of the Pokemon spotlighted in the Collection Challenges. This Bug/Grass-type species is popular for its fast Charge Attacks and its considerably high Attack stat.

So, here’s all the details on how to get Leavanny in Pokemon Go, including its best moves for PvP and PvE, shiny availability, and more.


How to get Leavanny in Pokemon Go

To get Leavanny in Pokemon Go, players need to catch it in the wild. Alternatively, trainers can evolve Sewaddle by feeding it 25 Candy. Once Sewaddle evolves into Swadloon, you need to feed it 100 Candy to make it evolve into Leavanny.

Leavanny getting ready for battle in the Pokemon Anime
Leavanny stats are 209 ATK, 165 DEF, and 181 STA.

Leavanny’s maximum CP is 2917, but the cost of raising it to the maximum level is high, so consider having one close to 1500 CP for the Great League.

Can Leavanny be shiny in Pokemon Go?

No, Leavanny is not available in its shiny version in Pokemon Go. Neither is Sewaddle or Swadloon, its previous forms.

We will keep you informed if shiny Sewaddle debuts in a future Community Day, or any other major event like Pokemon Go Fest 2024.

Best PvP moveset for Leavanny in Pokemon Go

The best moveset for Leavanny in Pokemon Go PvP battles are Bug Bite and Leaf Storm. This combo has great potential, especially in Great League where Leavanny ranks best.

A secondary Charged Move could be X-Scissor, a fast animation attack that does low damage, but can be spammed consistently to bait your opponent into wasting its shields.

Best PvE moveset for Leavanny in Pokemon Go

In Pokemon Go, Leavanny’s best moveset for PvE activities should include Bug Bite and Leaf Blade. It has a total damage output of 350 but does less damage than the Bug Bite/Leaf Storm combo. To compensate that it has shorter animation and attack cycles.

It is also worth mentioning that Leavanny is strong against Water, Electric, Ground, Fighting, and Grass types, so consider making it part of your Raid team against Pokemon of those categories.

All Leavanny moves in Pokemon Go

Here’s a full list of Leavanny’s moves in Pokemon Go:

Fast Moves

  • Bug Bite (Bug)
  • Razor Leaf (Grass)

Charged Moves

  • X-Scissor (Bug)
  • Leaf Blade (Grass)
  • Silver Wind (Bug)
  • Leaf Storm (Grass)

And that’s all you need to know about Leavanny in Pokemon Go. For more information and pro tips, you can consult our guide section below:

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